XFL: ABC/ESPN, Fox Reveal Schedules for Football League’s Revival

ABC/ESPN and Fox Sports on Tuesday unveiled their respective broadcast schedules for the XFL football league’s 2020 revival season, which will kick off (#SportsPun) less than a week after the NFL’s Super Bowl LIV. All told, ABC and ESPN will combine to televise 22 games, and Fox Sports will handle the other 21. Fox will […]

A Trip Down Memory Lane: 20 Iconic British Football Stadiums: Then vs Now

Going to your first football match is a memory that every fan cherishes forever. Each time you go back to a certain stadium, it can bring images from a bygone era – be it short shorts, wacky strips or heaving terraces – all flooding back. Betway Insider have decided to take a trip down memory lane and create a series […]

Parents worry that brain injury risk has turned youth football into a game of ‘Russian roulette’

Two moms whose late sons suffered from a degenerative brain condition associated with the type of head impacts common in collision sports are suing the biggest youth football league in the U.S. But one neurologist says there is still a lot scientists don’t understand about brain injury in sport.

'I was scared crapless': Bald eagle swoops onto fans at Cotton Bowl college football game (VIDEO)

American college football fans at the Cotton Bowl game between Clemson and Notre Dame got more than they bargained for when a bald eagle swooped into the crowd and landed on spectators. The eagle was being used as part of the pre-game ceremony for the college football playoff semifinal game at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, […]

'Don’t react to this bullsh*t!': Football world unites over Koulibaly monkey chants

The football world has been united in its condemnation of monkey chants from Inter Milan fans towards Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly, with prominent figures including Mo Salah insisting racism has “no place” in the game. READ MORE: Inter Milan to play two games behind closed doors following racist slurs from stands Koulibaly, who is currently one of […]

‘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 […]