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Former Premier League referee David Elleray says the award of penalty goals for handballs on the goal line is under consideration by football's law-makers.
English Premier League chasing Fulham have inquired about the availability of Ghanaian midfielder Abdul Aziz Tetteh who plays for Lech Poznan in Poland.
Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan says he is playing each game as if its his last after revealing his injury hell almost forced him to quit football. The iconic talisman has endured a succession of injuries which has restricted him to few appearances in recent seasons.
Maputo (AFP) - A young Mozambican football player was snatched and killed by a crocodile while training along the banks of a river, his club said on Monday.
Andre Ayew scored for the second weekend in a row but it was once again not enough as West Ham were beaten 3-2 at home by a resurgent Leicester City. Riyad Mahrez, Robert Huth and Jamie Vardy — three of the main protagonists of last season’s title triumph — stunned the Hammers with first-half goals.
HOUSTON – Down 25 points in the third quarter, Tom Brady delivered the greatest comeback in Super Bowl history on Sunday, befitting of his status as greatest quarterback of all time.
We are now in the home stretch as we approach Super Bowl LI and the experts have all spoken. The New England Patriots enter the game as a 3-point favorite over the Atlanta Falcons, exactly where the line opened two weeks ago.
While football fans everywhere are eager to find out if the Atlanta Falcons or the New England Patriots will reign supreme at the Super Bowl, pop culture aficionados have more pressing matters to focus their attention on, like Lady Gaga‘s highly anticipated halftime performance.
When it was eventually decided that the Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots would be the two teams competing in Super Bowl LI, my immediate thought was, “Great, another Patriots Super Bowl.” Outside of New Englanders, many football fans probably had the same reaction, but just because the Pats are playing in their seventh Super Bowl since 2002 and shooting for a fifth Lombardi Trophy doesn't mean the game will be a ho-hum affair.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick made headlines on Friday when, before a preseason game against the Packers, Kaepernick sat in protest during the playing of the national anthem.
Super Bowl 50 wasn’t pretty, but it was entertaining for those of us who love a good, old-fashioned defensive slug fest.
The Denver Broncos prevailed over the Carolina Panthers by a score of 24-10, thanks to an outstanding defensive effort by Von Miller and Co.
LONDON - The recent fatal police shootings of two black men and the attack in Dallas make Serena Williams worry about her nephews.
London - Serena Williams powered to her seventh Wimbledon crown as the world number one finally claimed a record-equalling 22nd major title with a 7-5, 6-3 victory over Angelique Kerber in Saturday's final.
Former world number one Rafael Nadal will miss Wimbledon with an injury to his left wrist. The Spaniard, a 14-time Grand Slam champion, confirmed the news on his Facebook page on Thursday.
Maria Sharapova's racket supplier became the first main sponsor to publicly back the five-time Grand Slam champion after she admitted to failing a doping test.
Serena Williams flirted with grand slam danger once again but kept her calendar-year Grand Slam bid on track by beating a battling 101st-ranked Bethanie Mattek-Sands 3-6 7-5 6-0 at the U.S. Open on Friday.
Muhammad Ali entertained the world for more than half a century with his legendary one-liners, witticisms and diatribes.
Boxer Joshua Clottey has revealed he will hang his boxing gloves in two years time.
Manny Pacquiao has been named in a $5 million class-action lawsuit, filed Tuesday, claiming that the boxer and his team had failed to disclose his shoulder injury to the Nevada Athletic Commission prior to his May 2 match against Floyd Mayweather Jr., as required by law.
Floyd Mayweather claimed a unanimous points verdict over Manny Pacquiao to win the richest fight in boxing history and maintain his perfect record.
Manny Pacquiao has assured his fans he will defeat long-time rival Floyd Mayweather on Saturday and convert him [Mayweather] into Christianity after the bout.