Stiliyan Petrov’s dream job was cut short by cancer; now he wants to help soccer stars plan for the future
Stiliyan Petrov’s dream job was cut short by cancer; now he wants to help soccer stars plan for the future     You might gawk at Premier League footballers’ million dollar salaries but playing careers are short and can sometimes be curtailed by injury, illness or poor form. And when a career comes to its […]
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PSG ‘collapsed completely’ in its Champions League semifinal against Manchester City
PSG ‘collapsed completely’ in its Champions League semifinal against Manchester City   Paris Saint-Germain was “emotional and aggressive in a stupid way” according to former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger after it threw away its lead in the Champions League semifinal clash against Manchester City. Captain Marquinhos had headed the French champion ahead in a dominant […]
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UEFA Champions League: For Qatar and UAE investment in soccer has been ‘potentially worth its weight in gold’
UEFA Champions League: For Qatar and UAE investment in soccer has been ‘potentially worth its weight in gold’   Five years have passed since Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City last met in the Champions League, but both teams’ quests for European silverware endures. That’s despite abundant success in their domestic leagues and the continued backing […]
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Lionel Messi scores ‘special’ goal but misses penalty as Barcelona crashes out of the Champions League
Lionel Messi scores ‘special’ goal but misses penalty as Barcelona crashes out of the Champions League     It wasn’t enough to ensure Barcelona progressed to the Champions League quarterfinals but Lionel Messi’s strike against Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday will live long in the memory. Needing to score at least four goals to overcome a […]
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‘Dreams do really come true’: Novak Djokovic reflects on his career and historic new record
‘Dreams do really come true’: Novak Djokovic reflects on his career and historic new record     When Novak Djokovic was just seven years old, he’d make his own Wimbledon trophy and imagine he was the best tennis player in the world. As the Serb speaks about the journey he’s been on in the intervening […]
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Diego Maradona dies after suffering cardiac arrest
Diego Maradona dies after suffering cardiac arrest   Argentina soccer legend Diego Maradona has died after suffering a cardiac arrest at the age of 60, his lawyer Matias Morla confirmed to CNN. The Argentine Football Association confirmed the news on Wednesday and posted a short message on its social media platforms. A cardiac arrest is […]
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What a Masters like no other might be like
What a Masters like no other might be like   Danny Willett didn’t know that he was leading the Masters in 2016; it was only on his way to the bathroom, between the 15th green and the 16th tee, that the patrons of Augusta National began calling out to him: “Look up, you’re leading The Masters!” He glanced up […]
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‘Maybe the greatest golf shot you’ll ever see’: Jon Rahm skips ball across pond in amazing hole-in-one at the Masters
‘Maybe the greatest golf shot you’ll ever see’: Jon Rahm skips ball across pond in amazing hole-in-one at the Masters     Jon Rahm, on his 26th birthday, produced potentially one of the all-time best golf shots during a practice round on Tuesday ahead of the 2020 Masters. The Spanish golfer skipped the ball across […]
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Mink farm Covid-19 variant impacts Premier League stars joining international teams
Mink farm Covid-19 variant impacts Premier League stars joining international teams   A new variant of Covid-19 found in Danish mink farms is disrupting the plans of international football teams for their upcoming fixtures, with UK-based footballers, including eight Premier League stars, notably affected. On Saturday, the United Kingdom banned travelers from Denmark due to […]
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