Abuja (AFP) – FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Monday he hopes Africa gets two more spots at the World Cup if his proposal for the tournament to be expanded to 40 teams goes through. There are presently 32 finalists for the World...Show More Summary
Australia officially has the best Quidditch team on the planet. On Sunday, the Australia Dropbears claimed a massive victory in the 2016 (...)
World No 1 Novak Djokovic is delighted to be back on his favoured hard courts at the Rogers Cup. In his last match the Serb suffered a shock defeat to Sam Querry at Wimbledon on grass.
They’ve both been big fans of sailing for decades, and on Monday (July 25) Prince William took his lovely wife Kate Middleton to Portsmouth, England for Day 2 of the America’s Cup World Series. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge hopped...Show More Summary
Geneva (AFP) – FIFA’s ethics committee on Monday banned Wolfgang Niersbach, former president of the German Football Association (DFB), for one year over misconduct surrounding the country’s successful 2006 World Cup bid. “Mr. Niersbach...Show More Summary
Geneva (AFP) – FIFA’s ethics committee on Monday banned Wolfgang Niersbach, former president of the German Football Association, for one year over misconduct surrounding the country’s successful 2006 World Cup bid. “Mr. Niersbach has...Show More Summary
The world's first zero gravity drinkware has debuted on Kickstarter
The Oranje General at the last World Cup RIP Winfried Witjes Sad news hit Dutch football and sport in general in Holland on Sunday with the news that Winfried Witjes had passed away. Known as “The Oranje General,” Witjes was a feature of World Cups and sporting events involving Holland where he would wear orange military […]
New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen extends his contract with the All Blacks until the end of the 2019 World Cup.
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (aka Kate Middleton) and Prince William applaud on stage during the presentations at the America’s Cup World Series on Sunday (July 24) in Portsmouth, England. Both Duchess Kate and Prince William dressed more casually for the event and wore jeans! While at the event, a young child asked the prince what [...]
Serena Williams' battles with injuries this season continue, as the world's top-ranked player is dealing with shoulder inflammation. Continue for updates. Williams Withdraws from the Rogers Cup Sunday, July 24 Per the Coupe Rogers' official...Show More Summary
For a full year before the 2014 World Cup, a fierce debate raged throughout the host nation of Brazil. Thousands periodically protested the Cup, some predicting chaos or demanding better government services. Others aggressively defended the choice to play host and said Brazil would impress the...
England's victory in the 1966 World Cup is now a part of the national legend but the tournament had a lasting impact on the country itself.
After the disappointment of Euro 2012, World Cup in 2014 and Euro 2016, Roy Hodgson’s position as England manager had become untenable. If anything, he had been given too long a rope. The team’s tactics were confused and difficult to fathom. Show More Summary
The Russian sports minister said he saw no reasons do cancel the 2018 FIFA World Cup in the country amid the ongoing doping scandal.
Are you able to function each day without your regular cup of Joe? Some of us might nod our heads in the affirmative, as we did not grow up or slog our way through college or university with daily doses of caffeine in our morning drinks. However, if you find that you are unable to function without your cup of coffee each day (or afternoon, or even the night), then...
Starbucks has been a consistent fixture in my life, mostly due to how consistent it is. No matter where I go in the world, I get the same cup of coffee. I have a bunch of very specific food restrictions, and Starbucks has a lot of options for me. Show More Summary
James Rodriguez staying at Real Madrid James Rodriguez subject to €85m bid Signed by Real Madrid for €80m after the 2014 World Cup, James Rodriguez today told Marca that he was the subject of an €85m bid. The 25-year-old Colombian fell out of favour under Zinedine Zidane last season but told the Spanish newspaper that […]
England manager-elect Sam Allardyce wants Bayern Munich’s Paul Clement to join his management team ahead of the 2018 World Cup. Allardyce, who’s expected to be appointed England manager by the FA in the coming days, wants Clement toShow More Summary
Russian track and field athletes will not attend the 2016 Olympic Games, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (Cas) confirmed earlier today. The question is whether Russian can retain a shackle hold over holding the 2018 World Cup.