The Malta Independent 25 September 2022, Sunday
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Nations League: Portugal beat Czechs, Spain lose to Swiss

Sunday, 25 September 2022, 07:15 Last update: about 3 hours ago Associated Press

Diogo Dalot helped Portugal take control of its Nations League group by scoring his first two international goals in a 4-0 rout at the Czech Republic on Saturday. Spain blew its lead of Group A2...

England and Germany both beaten in Nations League

Saturday, 24 September 2022, 07:23 Last update: about 1 day ago

It was a rough night for two teams expected to be World Cup contenders. England lost at Italy 1-0 and was relegated from the top tier of the Nations League, and Germany lost at home to Hungary by the...

Ten-man Malta go down in decisive match against Estonia

Saturday, 24 September 2022, 07:20 Last update: about 1 day ago

A late defensive blunder punished Malta to another defeat against Estonia as our slim hopes of obtaining the much needed two-goal victoy vanished just before half time when Estonia were awarded a...

Mbappe stars for France; wins for Croats, Dutch and Belgians

Friday, 23 September 2022, 07:56 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

Kylian Mbappe added another fine solo goal to his collection and Olivier Giroud moved closer to France's scoring record as the defending World Cup champions beat Austria 2-0 in the Nations League on...

Historic day of defeats for big teams in Serie A; Monza win

Monday, 19 September 2022, 06:03 Last update: about 6 days ago Associated Press

Two of the top Serie A coaches are already feeling the pressure after Juventus and Inter Milan lost on a miserable day for some of the traditional greats of Italian soccer. It was the first time...

Arsenal beat Brentford to stay top; Everton get 1st win

Monday, 19 September 2022, 06:00 Last update: about 6 days ago Associated Press

Walking off the field at Brentford’s small stadium in west London had a very different feel for Arsenal this time around. A straight-forward 3-0 win at the 17,000-seat Gtech Community...

Bologna lose 1-0 to Empoli in Motta's first match in charge

Sunday, 18 September 2022, 06:49 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

Thiago Motta’s first match in charge of Bologna ended in disappointment as his team hit the woodwork twice in a 1-0 defeat at home to fellow struggler Empoli in Serie A on Saturday. Filippo...

Grealish, Son silence critics with their first EPL goals

Sunday, 18 September 2022, 06:44 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

Jack Grealish and Son Heung-min, two of the English Premier League's most high-profile players, have been facing growing criticism for their failure to score this season. They silenced the...

Serie B champions Lecce beat Salernitana 2-1 for first win

Saturday, 17 September 2022, 06:58 Last update: about 8 days ago Associated Press

Serie B champion Lecce won at Salernitana 2-1 on Friday for its first victory since returning to the top division. Gabriel Strefezza scored the winner from beyond the area following a...

Fulham, Villa win as EPL resumes with tributes to queen

Saturday, 17 September 2022, 06:56 Last update: about 8 days ago Associated Press

Steve Cooper and Marco Silva, the respective managers of Nottingham Forest and Fulham, carried wreaths as they led their teams out toward the center circle ahead of a pre-match minute’s silence...

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