Dimitri Thalassinos

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Gabi calls for UEFA to act if Dani Carvajal bit Mario Mandzukic

The Atlético Madrid captain Gabi has called on UEFA to act if Real Madrid’s Dani Carvajal bit Atletico forward Mario Mandzukic in their Champions League quarter-final.<p>Carvajal has denied trying to bite the Croatia international on the arm in a tempestuous first leg encounter.<p>“Seeing after the match …

Sheikh Ahmad plots path that may lead to presidency of FIFA

Asian football is about to brazenly throw democratic niceties out of the window in the cause of ensuring Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah takes his first step down the road towards the eventual presidency of FIFA.<p>Known simply in sports circles as ‘The Sheikh,’ the Kuwaiti former head of oil cartel …

Zlatan Ibrahimovic given 4-match ban for abusing referee

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been suspended for four matches by the French league’s disciplinary commission after he verbally abused a referee last month.<p>The Paris Saint-Germain striker was caught on camera complaining at decisions which went against his side after their 3-2 defeat at Bordeaux in the …

Stunning volley by Lewandowski against Eintracht

Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandowski celebrates after scoring against Eintracht Frankfurt during their Bundesliga match in Munich

The World Cup dream of FIFA’s worst ranked team

For a city of 5.6 million people choked by a perennial mix of traffic, smog and noise, the Sri Lankan capital of Colombo was eerily and uncharacteristically silent and still.<p>The tuk tuk pottered through the city’s empty streets towards the Sugathadasa Stadium as the sun began to set on another …

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi both on target

After last week’s dramatic five-goal burst from Cristiano Ronaldo, there was a return to normality this week with both he and his rival Lionel Messi, scoring a goal a piece for Real Madrid and Barcelona respectively.<p>Ronaldo is now up to 38 for the season, four clear of the Barcelona man. With seven …

Stadium Guide: Juventus Stadium

<b>Turin</b> <i>is one of 125 soccer cities featured in Libero</i><i>, the digital travel guide for football fans. Regularly refreshed with new destinations and the travelogue Soccer Sagas, Libero is a one-click treasure trove of football trip tips, tales and trivia. See www.liberoguide.com.</i><p>Juventus Stadium<p><b>Juventus</b> …

Lionel Messi names his favourite stadium...and it's not the Nou Camp

Lionel Messi has named Celtic Park as the stadium with the best atmosphere in European football.<p>Ahead of Barcelona’s trip to Paris Saint-Germain in the quarter-final of the Champions League Messi admitted that he has fond memories of the griound from three previous trips in 2008, 2012 and …

David Luiz with a performance only his mother could love

David Luiz’s mother has rushed to the defence of her son after he suffered a barrage of criticsim following his performance in Paris Saint-Germain’s 3-1 Champions League defeat to Barcelona.<p>The Brazil international was twice embarrassed by Luis Suárez in the quarter-final first leg, with the …

Bayern Munich feud will run and run

<b>1. Dr Feelgood slams the door on his Bayern practice and opens up a can of worms.</b><p>While the resignation of a long-serving doctor would be small potatoes at most clubs, it certainly is a big deal at Bayern Munich, where Hans-Wilhem Müller-Wohlfahrt resigned last week after almost four decades years …