The Malta Independent 8 May 2021, Saturday

Football

Newcastle close to EPL safety after stunning Leicester 4-2

Saturday, 8 May 2021, 10:08 Last update: about 11 hours ago Associated Press

Newcastle stunned Leicester 4-2 to inch closer to survival in the English Premier League and deal a potentially damaging blow to the Foxes’ Champions League hopes on Friday. Callum Wilson...

9 Super League clubs accept UEFA fines, 3 rebels face bans

Saturday, 8 May 2021, 06:39 Last update: about 14 hours ago Associated Press

Only nine of the 12 European clubs who launched an ill-fated bid to form a Super League have agreed to a peace deal with UEFA and accepted being fined millions of dollars. The remaining trio of...

Man United finally reach major final under Solskjaer

Friday, 7 May 2021, 07:35 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

Manchester United has finally reached a major final under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Not that he was in the mood for celebrating on Thursday. An inspired goalkeeping performance by David de Gea...

Villarreal reach Europa League final; Arsenal eliminated

Friday, 7 May 2021, 07:33 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

Unai Emery is heading back to the Europa League final — at the expense of the club that fired him last season. Emery's Villarreal held Arsenal to a 0-0 draw in the second leg of their...

Man City oust PSG to reach first Champions League final

Wednesday, 5 May 2021, 07:51 Last update: about 3 days ago Associated Press

By the time Riyad Mahrez completed the counterattack that sealed Manchester City’s spot in a first Champions League final, it looked so effortless overcoming a Paris Saint-Germain lineup that...

Mourinho to coach Roma next season

Tuesday, 4 May 2021, 15:32 Last update: about 4 days ago

Jose Mourinho will be coaching AS Roma as from July, the club announced today. Earlier, Italian media had reported that current manager Fonseca will not remain at the helm after the end of the...

West Ham's top-4 bid back on track thanks to Antonio double

Tuesday, 4 May 2021, 07:22 Last update: about 4 days ago Associated Press

With Michail Antonio and other key players out injured, West Ham’s improbable bid for a first ever Champions League qualification was thrown off track. One by one, they are returning. And a...

How Inter won the Serie A title

Monday, 3 May 2021, 07:13 Last update: about 5 days ago Associated Press

Inter Milan won its first Serie A title in more than a decade as it ended Juventus’ grip on the league crown. Atalanta’s draw at Sassuolo meant that no team could catch Inter, with...

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