Soccer

City 'will end pursuit of Kane if they sign Grealish'

Manchester City ‘will END their pursuit of Tottenham’s Harry Kane if they sign £100million Aston Villa man Jack Grealish unless Pep Guardiola sell players for big money’ Manchester City will stop pursuing Harry Kane if they sign Jack Grealish Grealish is set to become the most expensive player in English football at £100m But Tottenham […]

Soccer

Leeds secure signing of goalkeeper Kristoffer Klaesson from Valerenga

Leeds secure signing of Kristoffer Klaesson from Valerenga with Norway Under-21 international to provide competition for first-choice goalkeeper Ilan Meslier Leeds have brought in Norway Under-21 goalkeeper Kristoffer Klaesson    The 20-year-old will provide competition for Leeds’ first-choice Ilan Meslier  Klaesson, who joins from Valerenga, is Leeds’ sixth signing of the summer so far  Leeds have […]

Rugby League

Hawks make a mess of Clarkson’s departure

The unedifying and messy story of Alastair Clarkson’s last weeks at Hawthorn will become an almost forgotten footnote as the years unfold, the seasons roll on and just what this legendary coach achieved overcomes the turbulence of his departure. But the context the Clarkson story deserves is not for the now. Today it is the […]

Soccer

Postecoglou out of Champions League after Socceroo breaks Celtic hearts

Ange Postecoglou’s first major test as Celtic manager has ended in heartbreak after a 2-1 loss to Danish side FC Midtjylland. The 3-2 aggregate result means the Scottish giants have missed out on the group stages of the Champions League for a fourth consecutive season. Ange Postecoglou during last week’s first leg in Glasgow.Credit:Getty After […]

NFL

NFL notifies teams of updated preseason COVID-19 protocols, including fines for refusing a virus test, to wear a tracker

With NFL training camps beginning in full force this week, the league sent clubs updated camp and preseason COVID-19 protocols Tuesday night, notably including discipline for all players — regardless of vaccination status — for refusal to wear tracking devices or submit to required virus testing. The memo, obtained by NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero, outlines […]

NFL

NFL notifies teams of updated preseason COVID-19 protocols, including fines for refusing a virus test, to wear a tracker

With NFL training camps beginning in full force this week, the league sent clubs updated camp and preseason COVID-19 protocols Tuesday night, notably including discipline for all players — regardless of vaccination status — for refusal to wear tracking devices or submit to required virus testing. The memo, obtained by NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero, outlines […]

Soccer

Everton stress importance of heritage as work on new stadium begins

Work has finally begun on Everton’s new ground at Bramley-Moore Dock with the club reiterating its commitment to preserving the city’s history. Last week Liverpool was stripped of its Unesco World Heritage status with the Toffees’ £500million-plus waterside development listed as one of the contributing factors. However, as contractors officially moved onto the site on […]

Soccer

Leeds complete signing of Chelsea starlet Lewis Bate

Leeds complete signing of Chelsea starlet Lewis Bate as England youth international puts pen to paper on three-year deal following £1.5m switch to Elland Road Leeds have completed the signing of Chelsea starlet Lewis Bate for £1.5million  The 18-year-old midfielder has agreed a three-year deal to switch to Elland Road   The Yorkshire club have beaten […]

Boxing

Joe Joyce will face winner of Anthony Joshua vs Oleksandr Usyk

Joe Joyce will face winner of Anthony Joshua vs Oleksandr Usyk after being named as mandatory challenger for WBO heavyweight title… and the Arsenal fan is eyeing a potential Battle of Britain showdown at the Emirates Anthony Joshua will face Oleksandr Usyk at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium Joshua will put his four title belts on […]