The Malta Independent 12 August 2020, Wednesday

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Sliema beat Sirens in tight contest

Wednesday, 12 August 2020, 07:28 Last update: about 4 hours ago

Sliema suffered more than expected to have the better of Sirens, and needed to wait until 19 seconds from the end to open up a two-goal lead that ensured them of victory. Jacob Sciberras scored...

Ocampos heads Sevilla past Wolves into Europa League semis

Wednesday, 12 August 2020, 07:26 Last update: about 4 hours ago Associated Press

One missed opportunity was all it took to end Wolverhampton's long European run. Raul Jimenez stepped up to take an early penalty against Sevilla in Tuesday's quarterfinal, just as he'd done to...

Shakhtar beat Basel 4-1 to reach Europa League semis

Wednesday, 12 August 2020, 07:25 Last update: about 4 hours ago Associated Press

Shakhtar Donetsk routed Basel 4-1 on Tuesday to set up a Europa League semifinal against Inter Milan. Four Brazilians scored for the Ukrainian side before Ricky van Wolfswinkel netted a...

Inter beat Leverkusen 2-1 to reach Europa League semi-final

Tuesday, 11 August 2020, 06:15 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

Romelu Lukaku scored one goal and set up another as Inter Milan defeated a tenacious Bayer Leverkusen 2-1 to reach the Europa League semifinals on Monday. Lukaku was the driving force from the...

Europa League preview: Man United's Solskjaer faces old teammate

Monday, 10 August 2020, 08:45 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

The Europa League will set up a reunion for Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as he takes on an old friend in the quarterfinals. When Solskjaer's team faces Copenhagen in Cologne on...

Verstappen storms to unlikely victory over Mercedes duo

Sunday, 9 August 2020, 18:09 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

Max Verstappen sprung what could be the surprise of the Formula One season by beating Lewis Hamilton to win the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix on Sunday. The Red Bull driver crossed the line at...

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