Ozil feels he's the Arsenal scapegoat

He went on to discuss his relationship with the fans further, stating: "You know what made me proud?" 'Many family members - my mother especially - would welcome it if I were closer to home. The midfielder also revealed that he still thinks fondly ... More..

by | Published 25 days ago
Toto Wolff claims Mercedes will roar back from disappointment in Australia
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Toto Wolff claims Mercedes will roar back from disappointment in Australia

Wolff said the Mercedes pit wall was left with little choice but to pit Hamilton when they did as they feared Vettel would undercut their driver if Ferrari beat them to the first pit stop. Hamilton and Vettel h...More..

Jose Mourinho backed to bring Eric Dier to Old Trafford
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Jose Mourinho backed to bring Eric Dier to Old Trafford

With Michael Carrick ageing or likely to leave/retire at the end of this season when his contract expires, the Red Devils will need a new central midfielder and have identified Dier as his long-term replacement...More..

Medvedeva leads figure skating worlds after short program
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Medvedeva leads figure skating worlds after short program

Osmond will skate last on Friday, a position which can put some skaters under pressure. Daleman is following up on her first major championship medal. While Medvedeva was the shining light in a high-quality w...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Neymar helps guarantee World Cup place for Brazil

Dunga's surprising appointment as head coach after Brazil lost their home World Cup distanced many fans. Paraguay , meanwhile, find themselves five points off the top four with only four games remaining. The...More..

Dana White Sternly Responds To Reports That McGregor/Mayweather Venue Is Booked
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Dana White Sternly Responds To Reports That McGregor/Mayweather Venue Is Booked

On Sunday, it was reported a hold was put on the T-Mobile Arena for June 10. But UFC President Dana White insisted that the deal is " nowhere near being done " and that there's no time frame for when such a...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

NFL Owners Approve Raiders' Move From Oakland To Las Vegas

At league meetings, a key part to selling relocation was the idea that fans of other teams would travel to Las Vegas to enjoy the city's attractions along with the game. "You will never ever see me wearing an...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Gareth Southgate says England will 'show respect' for Westminster terror attack victims

England fulfilled those requirements comfortably in the face of stubborn opponents who sat back and invited them on in the early phases, then seemed intent on damage limitation and no more as any hope of getti...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Federer wins fifth Indian Wells title

After the match Wawrinka addressed the crowd emotionally, close to tears, and cursed Federer jokingly before telling him that when he watched this year's Australian Open final he was his biggest fan. Wawrinka, ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Marc Leishman holds off Rory McIlroy charge to win Arnold Palmer Invitational

And it was the first time I won a tournament with my family here. "I really stumbled onto something this week and it feels great". And then he finished like Palmer, taking on tough shots. The putt went eight ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

NCAA: South Carolina stuns second-seeded Duke

A Gamecocks program known largely - and mocked often by some - for its back-to-back NIT championships in 2005 and 2006 is now heading to the world's most famous arena as part of the NCAA's Sweet 16. "And their...More..

FIFA proposes new 6-team playoff ahead of 2026 World Cup
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

FIFA proposes new 6-team playoff ahead of 2026 World Cup

Africa's guaranteed allocation would increase from five to nine under the plans. with Asia getting eight slots (from 4.5), CONCACAF 6 (from 3.5), Europe 16 (from 13), South America six (from 4.5) and Oceania ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

USA Legend Clint Dempsey Sings Praises of Borussia Dortmund Youngster Christian Pulisic

Julie Stewart-Binks and Kasey Keller recap the United States' dominant victory over Honduras in World Cup Qualifying . The United States won 6-0. In their first competitive match since Arena replaced Jur...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Madeira renames its worldwide airport after Cristiano Ronaldo

Some argued that it is not appropriate to rename the airport after Ronaldo, because this usually only happens to honour an individual after their death. He already has a statue, a museum and a hotel named for h...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Podolski signs off in style as Germany beat England

Southgate, 46, had been undefeated in four games as interim manager following Sam Allardyce's abrupt departure a year ago. "But the performance generally was excellent", said Southgate. A minute later, Keane bl...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Warriors' Draymond Green encourages Raiders fans to boycott games in Oakland

James Juarez, a member of the Knights of the Shield Booster club, said he's excited because Vegas is more fun than Oakland and the raiders deserve a new stadium. Ain't many fan bases like the Raiders' fan bas...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Former Real Madrid president: Club unlikely to fork out for Eden Hazard

With Chelsea holding a comfortable lead in the EPL, Hazard looks destined to win another league title with the Blues. The March global break is a time when football clubs step up their transfer efforts fo...More..

Frustrated Mercedes lose grip as 'stressful' season looms
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Frustrated Mercedes lose grip as 'stressful' season looms

The British racer came up short against the Ferrari of Sebastian Vettel, who clinched his first race win since 2015. Have F1's worst fears been realised and can they be fixed? "I'm not anxious about that,...More..

Rooney's England career not over, insists Southgate
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Rooney's England career not over, insists Southgate

Hart has thrown himself wholeheartedly into a loan spell with Serie A side Torino and turned in some impressive performances during the worldwide breaks. Southgate's already given Jordan Henderson the skipper...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Federer, Nadal book Indian Wells blockbuster

For Djokovic it was another disappointment in a year that started off promisingly with a title in Doha, but saw him shocked in the second round of the Australian Open. Kyrgios beat Federer in their only previou...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Soccer Transfer Rumors: Barca Superstar Neymar 'Opens Door' to Premier League Switch

The Brazil worldwide is enjoying his fourth season at Barca since joining from Santos in 2013 and signed a new five-year-deal at the end of last year. Following the league win this weekend, Mourinho said he p...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Jose Mourinho dismisses speculation over Manchester United move for Neymar

I think it should be a hard country to work in, but also lovely. "But I recognise that the Brazilian national team is for a Brazilian coach". The Brazil global last week revealed a love of Premier League foo...More..

US women's hockey team to sit out world championship in protest
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

US women's hockey team to sit out world championship in protest

The players responded that the suggestion the USA Hockey is prepared to play the players $85,000 is not true and no such offer was ever extended. Defending champions the United States have threatened to boyco...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Stage set for 'classic' as Real draw Bayern

Sandwiched either side of their two clashes against Bayern , Real also welcome Atletico Madrid and Barcelona to the Santiago Bernabeu on April 8 and 23 respectively. "We know they don't exist now". Juve me...More..

The internet voted to keep Greg Hardy off an arena team roster
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

The internet voted to keep Greg Hardy off an arena team roster

However, their latest move is creating controversy nationwide. The fans of the Salt Lake Screaming Eagles of the Indoor Football League have voted for the team not to sign former Pro Bowler Greg Hardy to a co...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Manchester United to target Serie A goalkeepers

David De Gea and Antoine Griezmann offered Manchester United supporters encouragement that the striker could be on his way to Old Trafford after the pair warmly embraced at Stade de France on Tuesday night. And...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Airport renamed in Ronaldo honour - and 'bizarre' bust

The 32-year-old Real Madrid player's girlfriend, Georgina Rodriguez, and his mother, Maria, both attended the renaming ceremony of Portugal's Aeroporto da Madeira, now known as Cristiano Ronaldo Airport. Presid...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Gareth Southgate keeps England door open for Manchester United's Wayne Rooney

He continued: "I've been really impressed with his contribution to the group this week, and it's great for the younger players to see a player of his experience with that hunger still, and not just to score go...More..

The State Of This Cristiano Ronaldo Bust!
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

The State Of This Cristiano Ronaldo Bust!

The plaque paying triple to Cristiano Ronaldo and his copper statue outside the new Cristiano Ronaldo Airport in Madeira. "Thank you for being here in my honour", said Ronaldo. Ronaldo, Mr Rebelo de Sousa sai...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

No problems for England as they stroll past Lithuania at Wembley

Defoe, 34, marked his first appearance for his country since November 2013 with the first goal as England laboured to a 2-0 victory over Lithuania at Wembley Stadium. Southgate has already suggested Defoe, wh...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

On to the Sweet 16! Bulldogs Beat Middle Tennessee

Giddy Potts , who averaged almost 16 points entering the game, scored zero points on 0-of-8 shooting. They drew a #1 seed in the NCAA Tournament in the Midwest Region and played #16 seed Southwest Texas Sta...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Eric Dier calls for respectful support from England fans

Eric Dier has called on England fans to back the team in the "right way" following the offensive behaviour of some travelling supporters during Wednesday's friendly worldwide loss in Germany. Dier was out in Do...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Miguel Cabrera is out of the WBC due to a back injury

Martinez will likely be out of the lineup until late next week. Yes, we knew the Americans were going to be decent - they always are - but at one point during the first round it looked like they were going to d...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Dutch coach Blind ponders on future after World Cup setback

The players were also given the responsibility of carrying nets onto the training field during the session in Alkmaar, a rarely seen sight in the modern game. Their next Group A qualifier is at home to minnows ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Takeaways from 1-1 draw vs. Liverpool

There was Milner's clip on the ankle of Raheem Sterling as the City winger looked set to apply a tap-in finish, with Ragnar Klavan appearing to tug back Aguero in the same move. Liverpool now sit four in the ta...More..