26.92 F
New York
March 2, 2021

Soccer

“Untamed” author Glennon Doyle and soccer star Abby Wambach on women’s rights, empowerment

CBS News
CBS News – For more and to sign up click here March is Women’s History Month. Only on “CBS This Morning,” soccer star and two-time Olympic gold medalist Abby Wambach and her wife, New York Times best-selling author Glennon Doyle discuss equality and their work on behalf of women. Doyle’s......

Ex-Barcelona President Bartomeu Freed From Jail

Sports Illustrated
http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTc5MzE3NzE3NDA3Mzc3MDQ3/bartomeu-arrested-barcelona.jpg Associated Press MADRID (AP) — Former Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu was provisionally set free on Tuesday after appearing before a judge following a night in jail while being investigated for possible irregularities during his administration. Court officials said Bartomeu and his former adviser at the Spanish club, Jaume......

Soccer, basketball and football are the future of sports for Generation Alpha, survey finds

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Eddie Segura #4 of Los Angeles FC defends against Sergio Santos #17 of Philadelphia Union during the MLS match at the Banc of California Stadium on March 8, 2020 in Los Angeles. Shaun Clark | Getty Images U.S. professional football......

Burnley-Tottenham Hotspur Preview

Sports Illustrated
http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTc5MjYxMTQyNzU1OTc2ODU1/vanessa-bryant-deputies.jpg AP News Jose Mourinho is not overly concerned by Tottenham’s difficult run in the Premier League as the continues to relish the pressure ahead of hosting Burnley. Spurs are down in ninth heading into the weekend, nine points outside the top four after losing five of their past six......

James hits back at Ibrahimovic criticism of political activism

Reuters
FILE PHOTO: Feb 24, 2021; Salt Lake City, Utah, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (23) warms up before the game against the Utah Jazz at Vivint Smart Home Arena. Mandatory Credit: Chris Nicoll-USA TODAY Sports (Reuters) – Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James on Friday fired back at......

Zlatan: LeBron, Other Athletes Should Stay Out of Politics

Sports Illustrated
Zlatan Ibrahimovic doesn’t believe Lakers star LeBron James and other athletes should engage in politics, saying in a recent interview that they should “stay out of it.”  “[LeBron] is phenomenal at what he’s doing, but I don’t like when people have some kind of status, they go and do politics......

Milan, Man United Drawn Together in UEL Last 16

Sports Illustrated
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Former European champions Manchester United and AC Milan will meet in the round of 16 of the Europa League. Friday’s draw sends Milan star Zlatan Ibrahimovic back to the English club where he played for two years, including the 2016-17 season when United won its only......

Pain to tiled art: Argentines honor soccer star Maradona with mosaics

Reuters
BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Gonzalo López Lauch is helping bring soccer star Diego Maradona back to life, one mosaic tile at a time. The visual artist, part of a group called Comando Maradona, unveiled on Thursday a colorful mural of the Argentine player and legend who died on Nov. 25......

FIFA Ends Beckenbauer Bribery Probe Due to Statute of Limitations

Sports Illustrated
GENEVA (AP) — FIFA’s ethics judges closed a bribery investigation against German great Franz Beckenbauer because a statute of limitations expired, soccer’s world governing body said Thursday. Beckenbauer and other German officials who helped organize the 2006 World Cup had been subject to a FIFA ethics investigation opened in 2016.......

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Click whichever is suitable. Accept Read More