La Liga: Messi magical for Barca, Real win

Lionel Messi scored two superb individual goals as Barcelona produced an archetypal display to see off Celta Vigo and return to the top of La Liga. Outbound coach Luis Enrique watched his Barca run Celta ragged with great interplay in attack and high pressing. Messi made it 1-0 when he ran 45 yards and slotted…

Liverpool crush Arsenal, Zlatan misfires for United

Liverpool put their recent troubles behind them, showing touches of their best early-season vibrancy to overcame Arsenal 3-1 at a jubilant Anfield and leapfrog the Gunners into third place in the Premier League on Saturday. After Manchester United and an out-of-sorts Zlatan Ibrahimovic missed their chance to gain ground in the battle for Champions League…

STAG ELITE FOOTBALL RESUMES WITH MOUTH-WATERING LEADERS CLASH

4th March, 2017; Georgetown: Guyana’s premier football competition, the Stag Elite League, restarts on Sunday, 5th March with a tantalising League Leaders Tournament double-header at Tucville ground, before the full resumption of the second half of season two on 19th March. The League Leaders Tournament brings together the top four clubs from the first half…

CONCACAF PRESIDENT TO VISIT GUYANA, PRAISES WORK OF GFF

4th March, 2017; Georgetown: FIFA Vice-President and Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football President Victor Montagliani will visit Guyana between the 13th and 15th March, and has praised the new leadership of the Guyana Football Federation for the progress it has made so far in moving football forward. The CONCACAF delegation will…

U-17S BEAT POWERHOUSE HAITI 3-1 AT TOURNOI PAUL CHILLAN

4th March, 2017; Georgetown: The “Flour Power” National Under-17 Boys’ Team beat Caribbean powerhouse Haiti by three goals to one at the International Tournoi Paul Chillan in Martinique on Saturday, after an encouraging start to the competition involving two closelyfought defeats against the hosts and a strong Guadeloupe side. The commanding victory against Haiti underlines…

Windies fall to a 45-run defeat in opener

ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Jason Mohammed hit a maiden One-Day International half-century and Jonathan Carter gathered his third but West Indies failed to come to grips with a challenging run chase, and slumped to a 45-run defeat to England in the opening game of a three-match series here Friday. Asked to overhaul 297 after…

Lyon eight-for bundles India out for 189

Innings India 189 (Rahul 90, Lyon 8-50) v Australia First there was control, then panic and eventually wickets. Most of them went to Nathan Lyon, who was precise with his line and smart with his length. His 8 for 50 was the best ever haul by a visiting bowler in India. Back when they lost…