The Malta Independent 22 January 2021, Friday


Premier League: Too easy for dominant Maroons

Thursday, 7 January 2021, 07:11 Last update: about 15 days ago Chris Cassar

Gzira United started the new year in top shape easily disposing of bottom of the table side Senglea in a one sided affair. It was rather too easy for the Maroons who returned to winning to keep...

Juventus win 3-1 at Milan to end Rossoneri's unbeaten run

Thursday, 7 January 2021, 07:05 Last update: about 15 days ago Associated Press

AC Milan's 27-game unbeaten run in Serie A ended Wednesday with a 3-1 loss to Juventus that gives the defending champion renewed hope of a 10th straight title. Federico Chiesa scored twice for...

Liverpool lose at Southampton 1-0 to extend blip in EPL

Tuesday, 5 January 2021, 07:07 Last update: about 17 days ago Associated Press

Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhuttl slumped to the ground, pulled down the bill of his cap, and wept after another big win for his team in the English Premier League. On the receiving end this...

10-man Milan win 2-0 at Benevento, Inter hammer six past Crotone

Monday, 4 January 2021, 06:46 Last update: about 18 days ago Associated Press

AC Milan warmed up for a midweek showdown with Juventus by beating Benevento 2-0 on Sunday despite playing most of the match with 10 men, to remain unbeaten atop Serie A. Rafael Leão all...

Pressure on Lampard: City inflicts Chelsea's 4th loss in 6

Monday, 4 January 2021, 06:45 Last update: about 18 days ago Associated Press

Even facing a Manchester City side depleted by the coronavirus, Frank Lampard couldn't prevent Chelsea slumping to a fourth loss in its past six games. And Lampard is aware the 3-1 defeat will...

Son's 100th goal in Spurs victory; Arsenal wins 3rd straight

Sunday, 3 January 2021, 07:26 Last update: about 19 days ago Associated Press

Son Heung-min reached a century of Tottenham goals as his team ended a four-game winless run in the Premier League, and Arsenal surged to a third successive victory that allays relegation jitters in a...

Soucek scores 1st EPL goal of 2021 as West Ham beats Everton

Saturday, 2 January 2021, 07:31 Last update: about 19 days ago Associated Press

Tomas Soucek scored the first English Premier League goal of 2021 as West Ham beat Everton 1-0 on Friday. Soucek struck for the visitors in the 86th minute to end Everton's streak of four league...

FIFA world rankings: National team third best mover in 2020

Friday, 1 January 2021, 10:01 Last update: about 20 days ago

The Maltese national football team is the third best mover in the FIFA world rankings in 2020, the football federation said. Malta gained 32 points during the year, courtesy to back to back...

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