• Sami Khedira scores again to supply Juventus win at Lazio

    Sami Khedira scores again to supply Juventus win at Lazio

    Sami Khedira struck for the second successive game as Juventus won 1-0 at Lazio.

    Khedira had been on target in the Serie A champions’ opening 2-1 victory over Fiorentina, and the Germany midfielder settled this contest of few chances after 66 minutes.

    Lazio had held firm until Paulo Dybala lofted a ball over the home defence and Khedira unleashed a low shot past Federico Marchetti in the home goal.

    There were few openings in a tight first half with Juventus going closest in […]

  • Germany’s Sami Khedira and Mario Gomez injury doubts for semifinal

    Germany’s Sami Khedira and Mario Gomez injury doubts for semifinal

    Sami Khedira and Mario Gomez are doubts for Germany’s Euro 2016 semifinal against France or Iceland on Thursday after departing the penalty shootout victory over Italy injured.

    Khedira exited after 16 minutes with a muscular injury following a collision with Italy defender and Juventus teammate Giorgio Chiellini, while Gomez was replaced in the 72nd minute with a similar knock but the signs for the 30-year-old striker are slightly more positive, according to Germany coach Joachim Low.

    “It was not positive for Khedira […]