Association football

Man City lifts maiden UCL trophy in Istanbul

Manchester City won the first Champions League in their history on June 10 and secured a treble of trophies by beating Inter Milan 1-0.

In a far closer match than many pundits had predicted, Rodri's sweetly-struck goal proved the difference for Abu Dhabi-backed City, who have already won the Premier League and FA Cup this season.

Istanbul to host fierce clash between City and Inter

Manchester City is the huge favorite heading into June 10's Champions League final against Inter Milan in Istanbul as Pep Guardiola's side aims to finally get its hands on the greatest prize in European club football, and complete a historic treble.

City has been building towards this moment ever since the transformative 2008 takeover of the club by the Abu Dhabi United Group.

Stojkovic announces final Serbia squad list for games vs Jordan, Bulgaria

BELGRADE - The head coach of the Serbia men's national football team Dragan Stojkovic on Friday announced the final squad list for upcoming matches against Jordan and Bulgaria.

According to a statement released by the Football Association of Serbia, preparations for the games will start on June 12, when Stojkovic will also speak to reporters.

Greek-Australian soccer coach heading to Premier League

Athens-born soccer coach Angelos (Ange) Postecoglou is about to become the first Greek and the first Australian to head a team in England's prestigious Premier League, as Tottenham is reportedly ready to offer him a two-year contract with the option of an extension into a third season, the Guardian said on Tuesday.

Bulgaria: Insecure Pro-Russian MPs Spat, Yelled and tried to Fight in Parliament

There were physical clashes in the plenary hall after, during a declaration from the parliamentary rostrum, Yavor Bozhankov from "We Continue the Change-Democratic Bulgaria" (WCC-DB) called Kostadin Kostadinov and Tsoncho Ganev from pro-Russian party "Vazrazhdane": "soft wrists" ("meki kitki" which in Bulgarian insinuates homosexual orientation).

Galatasaray claims record 23rd Turkish league title

Turkish giant Galatasaray has claimed its 23rd Turkish Süper Lig title on night of May 30 with a 4-1 win over Ankaragücü in its penultimate match of the season, with a double from Mauro Icardi and further goals from Barış Alper Yılmaz and Sergio Oliveira.

It was the first time the Istanbul club has claimed the league title since the 2018-19 season.

Bakhar: Red Star have impressive history, we can do great things together

BELGRADE - New Red Star Belgrade head coach Barak Bakhar said on Monday the Red-and-Whites were a football club with an impressive history, rich tradition and plenty of silverware in their trophy cabinet, and noted that he was convinced he would achieve success during his tenure in Belgrade.