‘Newspapers helping fuel racism in football’: Sterling speaks out after alleged abuse at Chelsea

Manchester City striker Raheem Sterling has accused the UK press of “helping to fuel racism and aggression” by reporting differently on black and white players. Sterling was allegedly racially abused in Manchester City’s 2-0 defeat to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. Footage from the game widely circulated on social media on showed a group […]

Copa Libertadores: Football finally takes center stage as Boca & River prepare to meet in Madrid

The 2018 Copa Libertadores will reach a conclusion on Sunday when River Plate and Boca Juniors meet in Madrid, capping one of the most acrimonious and farcical sagas in the history of football. When the bitter Buenos Aires rivals advanced to the final of South America’s biggest club competition, setting up a first-ever Superclasico showdown […]

'Power and control' at the heart of hazing, says former pro football player, LGBT activist

Wade Davis knows all too well what it's like to be inside a locker room feeling the heat of hazing. Do you speak up or join in on inflicting pain and embarrassment upon fellow athletes? The former pro football player hid behind an insecure facade of masculinity for years trying to protect his secret and avoid becoming […]

'Power and control' at the heart of hazing, says former pro football player, LGBT activist

Wade Davis knows all too well what it's like to be inside a locker room feeling the heat of hazing. Do you speak up or join in on inflicting pain and embarrassment upon fellow athletes? The former pro football player hid behind an insecure facade of masculinity for years trying to protect his secret and avoid becoming […]

Oklahoma is the big winner in latest College Football Playoff ranking and 8 teams are still alive

ESPN The College Football Playoff committee released its final ranking before the playoff teams will be announced on Sunday. The big winner was Oklahoma, who is ranked fifth, ahead of Ohio State and in position to move into the top four if Georgia loses to Alabama, as expected. In all, eight teams are still alive […]

Football Manager 2019: No official eSports for FM19 but “watch this space”

Football Manager 2019 has been praised for its accessibility, new features connected to training and the new UI upgrades. And while there will always be room for improvement, FM19 is shaping up to be a high point for the Sports Interactive series. Fans have noted the changes made to the game so far, with plenty […]

First World War play of TRUE tale of Football Battalion set to tug heartstrings in London

The show, written by Michael Head and directed by Adam Morely, provides insight into the lives of footballers who enlisted to fight in the war. James Phelps – who played Fred Weasley in the Harry Potter films – will ditch the Battle of Hogwarts for the Battle of the Somme as he swaps his wizardry […]