Salah named BBC African Player of the year for 2nd time

Fri, Dec. 14, 2018

Liverpool's Egyptian winger, Mohamed Salah, has been named the BBC African Footballer of the Year 2018, Friday December 14.

Bayern star Mueller apologises for horror kick on Ajax defender

Fri, Dec. 14, 2018

Thomas Mueller has apologised for his kung fu-style kick to the head of Ajax defender Nicholas Tagliafico which saw the Germany star being sent off in Wednesday's six-goal thriller in Amsterdam.

Curry says moon landing conspiracy comments a joke

Fri, Dec. 14, 2018

Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry walked back his moon-walk skepticism Wednesday, saying he was joking when he suggested the lunar landings were a hoax.

Djokovic and Halep named 2018 ITF world champions

Fri, Dec. 14, 2018

Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep were Thursday named as the 2018 ITF world champions by the governing body of global tennis.

Inter welcome rejected Juventus CEO Marotta

Fri, Dec. 14, 2018

Serie A giants Inter Milan on Thursday announced former Juventus supremo Giuseppe Marotta as their new Chief Executive Officer Sport.

Former France star Giresse named Tunisia coach

Fri, Dec. 14, 2018

Former France and Bordeaux star Alain Giresse has been appointed head coach of Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) participants Tunisia, the Tunisian football federation (FTF) announced Thursday.

'Majority' back 48-team Qatar World Cup, says Infantino

Fri, Dec. 14, 2018

A "majority" of football federations support increasing the number of teams playing at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar from 32 to 48, FIFA president Gianni Infantino said in Doha on Thursday.

Real hoping to avoid another Copa upset after drawing Leganes

Fri, Dec. 14, 2018

Real Madrid will be hoping to exercise a few ghosts in the Copa del Rey last 16 after they were drawn to face local rivals Leganes on Thursday.