Messi wins record eighth Ballon d’Or for best player in the world

Argentina captain Messi wins record eighth Ballon d’Or for the best player in the world on Monday, beating Norway’s UEFA Player of the Year and treble winner Erling Haaland of Manchester City to the prestigious prize. Lionel Messi won a record-extending eighth Ballon d’Or award for the best player in the world. This achievement was …

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Al-Shabab vs Al-Ittihad: Live stream, TV channel, kick-off time & where to watch

How to watch the Saudi League match between Al-Shabab and Al-Ittihad, as well as kick-off time and team news. Defending champions Al-Ittihad are eight points behind current leaders Al-Hilal ahead of matchday 12 of the 2023-24 Saudi Pro League when Nuno Espirito’s men take on Al-Shabab on Friday. Both sides come into the game off victories in their respective King’s Cup …

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The Roar’s A-League Men tips and predictions: Round 4

The Roar’s A-League: Another week and another sacked coach has the A-League on the tips of Australian sporting fans’ lips, as Steve Corica departs the club he served for nearly 20 years. Sydney FC supporters will be expecting to see an immediate change when the team takes on the high-flying Reds in Adelaide and Melbourne …

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Luton Town vs Newcastle United LIVE: Premier League latest score

Luton Town vs Newcastle United LIVE: The 2023/24 Premier League season is underway and you can follow every game and every goal right here with The Independent. This year sees Manchester City try to defend their crown and claim a historic fourth title in succession. Pep Guardiola’s all-conquering City, who also won the Champions League …

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English Premier League’s First Woman Referee to Debut Today

First Woman Referee: Rebecca Welch will make history today, 23 December 2023, as she will become the first woman to take charge of an English Premier League football match when Fulham faces Burnley. Welch started her career in 2010 as a part-time official, along with working for the National Health Service (NHS), before becoming a …

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Real Madrid veteran on MSL, Saudi Arabia radar

Real Madrid veteran on MSL: Real Madrid star Luka Modric is yet to make a firm decision on his future at the club in 2024. Modric opted to continue his policy of signing one-year contract extensions at the start of the 2023/24 season despite rumors of a possible exit. The Croatian international was assured of his ongoing place …

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