Soccer

Tottenham star Son set to complete four weeks military service

Tottenham star Son Heung-min will use football’s coronavirus shutdown to complete his mandatory four week MILITARY SERVICE after returning home to South Korea Son Heung-min returned to his homeland last week after football’s shutdown He is waiting for confirmation that Premier League suspension will be extended South Korean is currently in a two-week quarantine after […]

NFL

Expanded playoffs vote set for Tues. conference call

A new playoff structure was approved by NFL players earlier this month in the new collective bargaining agreement, and Tuesday will likely bring its final approval. In place of the NFL’s traditional Annual League Meeting, which was canceled earlier this month as part of the league’s response to the new coronavirus pandemic, a conference call […]

Soccer

Premier League clubs set to keep tabs on Schalke starlet Bradley Cross

Premier League scouts will keep an eye on Schalke’s South African starlet Bradley Cross when German football returns after coronavirus crisis South African youngster Bradley Cross is interesting Premier League clubs  Teams will send scouts to watch the teenage Schalke star when football returns  He is on loan at the Bundesliga side from South African […]

Rugby League

NRL set to suspend season amid coronavirus outbreak

The NRL has suspended its season after two rounds after fighting to keep the competition alive during the coronavirus outbreak, Nine News is reporting. League officials had vowed to continue playing as the COVID-19 crisis deepened but the closing of the Queensland border on Monday has forced their hand. ARLC chairman Peter V’landys.Credit:AAP The NRL […]

Rugby League

Clubs set to adopt a family-first approach during shutdown

Before it becomes impossible to travel around the country, AFL clubs are likely to give players and staff who are from interstate leave to be with their families. Many state and territory borders will be closed by Wednesday as Australia prepares to push back against COVID-19. Family values: Demons coach Simon Goodwin at Optus Stadium […]

Rugby League

Kreuzer set for four months out, requires surgery

Carlton ruckman Matthew Kreuzer needs surgery after suffering a foot injury in the season-opener and will be out for four months, the club has said. Kruezer came off early in Carlton's loss to Richmond on Thursday night at the MCG and on Friday the Blues confirmed he had fractured the fifth metatarsal in his foot. […]

Rugby League

Police strikeforce set up to probe Dally M betting sting

NSW Police are investigating whether a punter who knew Craig Bellamy had been voted Dally M Coach of the Year days before it was announced used the inside information to pull off a betting sting. A day after the Herald revealed the NRL’s integrity unit had referred complaints from bookmakers about suspect wagering on the […]

Boxing

Horn v Tsyzu showdown set for Townsville

Townsville has won the battle to stage the super welterweight showdown between Australian boxers Jeff Horn and Tim Tsyzu. Jeff Horn and Tim TszyuCredit:SMH Former WBO welterweight champion Horn and world rated junior middleweight Tszyu will clash in a 10-round bout at Queensland Country Bank Stadium on April 22, with the winner expected to land […]

Soccer

James 'set to be offered wage increase' to £50,000-a-year this summer

Daniel James ‘set to be offered wage increase’ as Manchester United prepare to reward winger with new £50,000-a-week deal this summer Daniel James is currently on £35,000-a-week having signed last summer  He has had an impressive debut season and is set to be rewarded for it   United are reportedly preparing to improve is current deal […]