• The Canadian Press

    Budimir misses unforgettable last-gasp penalty and Osasuna loses to Valencia

    PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — Ante Budimir missed what may be the worst penalty kick of his career and his embarrassing stumble cost Osasuna after it lost at home to Valencia 1-0 in the Spanish league on Monday. Budimir was awarded the disputed spot kick in the fourth minute of stoppage time, and the penalty was upheld after a long video consultation. But the Croatian striker barely made contact with the ball and it trundled into the arms of the disbelieving goalkeeper. Osasuna’s top goalscorer this se

  • The Canadian Press

    Roma's Ndicka discharged from hospital a day after collapsing during game

    ROME (AP) — Roma defender Evan Ndicka was released from hospital on Monday, a day after he collapsed at the end of a Serie A match. Ndicka appeared to have suffered a collapsed left lung, Roma said in a statement on Monday. No cardiac issues were detected in multiple tests on Monday morning, and Ndicka was discharged from Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital in Udine, Roma added. Ndicka fell to the ground in the 71st minute, far from the action, and started pointing at his chest. He never los

  • The Canadian Press

    'Goal' Palmer scores four in 6-0 demolition of dismal Everton

    LONDON (AP) — Cole Palmer put on an unstoppable display with a perfect first-half hat trick and a fourth in the second half as Chelsea demolished Everton 6-0 in the English Premier League on Monday. Palmer scored with his left foot, head and right foot in the 13th, 19th and 29th minutes to become the first Chelsea player to score in seven successive home games. The Manchester City reject stroked home a superb first from just outside the box and nodded in the second from close range after Jordan

  • PA Media: Sport

    Superb Cole Palmer scores four as Chelsea hit Everton for six

    The former Manchester City player now has 20 for the campaign and dismantled Sean Dyche’s side almost single-handedly.