When former footballer Paolo Maldini bowed out of his nascent tennis career after a solitary chastening afternoon on clay, he summed up the difficulties with the elegance of a man more used to taking effortless command of the defences of Italy and AC Milan. “It was like writing a poem after studying
There is not one bit of Rio Ferdinand’s move into boxing that should sit right with any fight fan. For starters, Ferdinand’s statement issued on Tuesday morning started with the following line: “When Betfair approached me about the Defender to Contender challenge, the chance to prove myself in a new
Swansea manager Paul Clement has admitted that he can draw parallels between the career of Tottenham star Harry Kane and Chelsea loanee Tammy Abraham.
West Ham’s record signing Marko Arnautovic makes his London Stadium debut tonight, knowing that a good performance will put pressure on Slaven Bilic to play him in Saturday’s derby against Tottenham.
Dele Alli has the potential to become of the best in the world but here's why the Spurs midfielder needs to grow up sooner rather than later and listen to those around him.
The League Cup’s image is far from pristine. The many changes in name have tarred it's reputation yet it's perhaps still more relevant to fans than the FA Cup. We explain why.
With the Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana titles under his belt, Chris Froome will return to the road at the World Championships.
Although the club is yet to announce the new deal, Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane says a contract extension is "already done".
Antonio Conte will start Eden Hazard against Nottingham Forest as the Chelsea boss gives a rest to a number of other first-team players.
Jose Mourinho has rarely given time to youngsters in his managerial career but Marcus Rashford's progression is changing that pattern at Old Trafford.
Liverpool look a worse side when Daniel Sturridge starts, partly because Roberto Firmino becomes a lesser player, giving Jurgen Klopp the problem of what to do with a natural goalscorer.
Haye claims both teams have agreed terms on another bout after months of negotiations, with Bellew himself yet to put pen to paper.
The British Boxing Board of Control have expressed surprise at Rio Ferdinand's decision to take up boxing as he is yet to apply for a professional licence.
The latest instalment of Fifa will be released in under 10 days’ time, but creators EA Sports already have a headache on their hands after avid fans spotted a rather embarrassing fail with one of football’s greatest ever players.
One man’s loss is another man’s gain. Gerard Deulofeu, who started the season alongside Messrs Suarez and Messi, now has an opportunity he probably thought wouldn’t be forthcoming.
Should England manager Mark Sampson be temporarily relieved of his duties while an investigation is undertaken to find out whether allegations of racism have any truth to them?
The Catalan giants maintain that they were priced out of a summer move for the Brazilian by Liverpool and that they will not be adding this winter
Atlético Madrid’s men have still got Diego Costa on their minds and so have rounded up all the dosh that they haven’t spent on their new stadium – reportedly in the region of £57m, according to Marca.