Hibernian 1-0 Cove Rangers: Top-flight hosts need Nisbet extra-time winner to edge out League 1 side

Hibernian 1-0 Cove Rangers: Top-flight hosts need Nisbet extra-time winner to edge out League 1 side

Kevin Nisbet’s extra-time winner prevented a shootout at Easter RoadTop-flight Hibernian required a Kevin Nisbet extra-time winner to edge out League 1 Cove Rangers in the Scottish Cup on a nervy night at Easter Road. The hosts were flat throughout but were controversially denied a Christian Doidge first-half opener when replays showed the striker’s finish…

The battle for Steaua Bucharest

The battle for Steaua Bucharest

Ex-Steaua keeper Helmut Duckadam celebrates with the European Cup in 1986Eastern European giants Steaua Bucharest are embroiled in a bitter dispute that shows little sign of easing. If anything, the temperature is on the rise.Steaua were European Cup winners in 1986. Founded in 1947 as an army club in the early days of Romania’s communist…

Cristiano Ronaldo: Man Utd player’s reaction to being substituted ‘normal’, says Ralf Rangnick

Cristiano Ronaldo: Man Utd player’s reaction to being substituted ‘normal’, says Ralf Rangnick

Cristiano Ronaldo missed Saturday’s draw at Aston Villa through injuryManchester United interim boss Ralf Rangnick says he makes decisions “in the best interest of the team” after Cristiano Ronaldo reacted negatively to being substituted at Brentford.United, who won 3-1, were 2-0 up when the Portuguese forward was brought off with 20 minutes to go.As he…