Tyson Fury made his return to the squared-circle on Wednesday after spending months training in lockdown alongside his wife, Paris. The Gypsy King showed no signs of ring rust as he showed off his speed and power during a session inside the Essex Fight Academy gym in Loughton. Fury has made...
Tottenham star Harry Kane has backed Jose Mourinho after the boss dismissed suggestions that he would not thrive under his management. The England captain scored Spurs' second goal in their 2-0 victory over West Ham at home on Tuesday night. In the build-up to the match Mourinho insisted there was no...
Manchester City’s Phil Foden and Riyad Mahrez scored two goals apiece as the hosts crushed a woeful Burnley 5-0 in the English Premier League (EPL) at The Etihad stadium on Monday. Manchester City showed their impressive strength in depth, making eight changes but were still too strong for the visitors. The...
Second half goals from Christian Pulisic and Olivier Giroud secured for Chelsea a 2-1 comeback win at relegation-threatened Aston Villa in the English Premier League (EPL) on Sunday. The victory boosted Chelsea’s hopes of securing UEFA Champions League football next season. The result left them fourth on 51 points from 30...
Ludogorets continued their dominance of Bulgarian football by winning their ninth successive league title on Sunday with four games to spare by beating visitors Beroe Stara Zagora 2-1. Unbeaten Ludogorets, who never looked in any real danger during the season, took an unassailable 14-point lead over CSKA Sofia. CSKA Sofia drew...
Grigor Dimitrov said on Sunday said he has tested positive for COVID-19, making him the highest profile tennis player to reveal he has the disease. The 29-year-old Bulgarian had been competing in the Adria Tour exhibition tournament in Croatia until he withdrew due to feeling ill during the weekend. The final...
Liverpool may have to wait a little longer for their English Premier League (EPL) title celebrations after they were held to a 0-0 draw at Everton on Sunday. But it could have been worse for the leaders in the behind closed-doors Merseyside derby, after Tom Davies hit the post in...
Nigeria Professional Football League sides Enyimba International and Enugu Rangers have been invited to participate in FIFA’s Covid-19 fund raising tournament. In a bid to bolster the fight against the pandemic around the world and ease its effect on football and its major actors, FIFA plans to organise the competition...
Premier League players' names will be replaced on the back of their shirts with 'Black Lives Matter' for the first 12 matches of the restarted season. The Premier League will also support any player who chooses to 'take a knee' before or during matches. Players in Germany have made gestures of...
Roger Federer will miss the rest of the 2020 season after having a further operation on his right knee. The 20-time Grand Slam winner had the initial arthroscopic surgery in February but said he suffered a "setback" with his rehabilitation. Professional tennis has been suspended since March because of the coronavirus...
Liverpool’s coach Jurgen Klopp believes his former star player at Dortmund Mario Gotze can only find his best form again when he leaves the club this summer. The midfielder emerged as one of the most impressive young players in Europe when playing under the Liverpool manager at Borussia Dortmund between...
Following a fine dished out to him for breaking hygiene rules, in order to go get a haircut, Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho has described the fine as “an absolute joke”. England forward Sancho's team-mate Manuel Akanji has also been fined after they were deemed to have broken rules. The league said...
Former Barcelona and Cameroon star Samuel Eto'o has revealed how he used to hide from his parents when he played football growing up. During a career that started at Real Madrid and then took in the likes of Barcelona, Inter Milan, Chelsea and Everton, Eto'o amassed three Champions League titles,...
Premier League clubs will have their most thorough discussion to date about what should happen if the season is curtailed at their latest meeting on Thursday. All clubs will be given a say in a detailed debate over how to finalise the league table if the season cannot be completed,...
English Premiership side Tottenham Hotspurs have had one positive Coronavirus result in the latest round of testing by the Premier League, the club say. That person will now self-isolate for seven days. "Due to medical confidentiality, the individual's name will not be disclosed," Spurs said in a statement on their website. This...
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has nipped in the bud the fears of those who have opined that external influences may determine team selection. Rohr has stated he has a free hand to select his players, insisting nobody can dictate to him who to pick for national duty. Last week, the...
Evander Holyfield has reiterated his wish to face Mike Tyson on his come-back fight, but has also thrown into the mix two other former heavyweight rivals, in Lennox Lewis and Riddick Bowe. The 57-year-old is keen to return to the ring this year for an exhibition fight, having retired from...