Luka Modric says Croatia were the better team in World Cup final and calls...

LUKA MODRIC admitted his World Cup Golden Ball was mere consolation. The Croatian kingpin was forced to watch France lift the trophy he had hoped to raise into into the dark clouds above the Luzhniki. 5 Luka Modric says the...

Doc Walker Talks Business and Finances With College Students

By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer,  There is a generation of professional football fans who don’t remember the halcyon days of pro football in the District. They only know of the legendary offensive line known as the Hogs that...

Osaka suffers WTA Finals injury heartbreak for second year running

Naomi Osaka of Japan hits a return against Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic during their women’s singles first round match in the WTA Finals tennis tournament in Shenzhen on October 27, 2019. (Photo by NOEL CELIS / AFP)Two-time...

Paul Pogba needed a YEAR to recover after World Cup win: Djorkaeff

Paul Pogba's poor season for Manchester United was down to him needing a YEAR to recover after France's 2018 World Cup win, claims Youri DjorkaeffPaul Pogba...

France star Adil Rami announces retirement after winning World Cup having been cheered on...

ADIL RAMI has retired from international football after France’s World Cup triumph. The Marseille defender was an unused sub as Les Bleus beat Croatia 4-2 to become World champions for the second time in their history. 4 Adil Rami celebrates...

Jets Release Osemele Day After He has Non-Approved Surgery

By DENNIS WASZAK Jr. AP Pro Football Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets have released guard Kelechi Osemele a day after he had shoulder surgery without the team’s approval. The move Saturday is the latest chapter in...

Evening Sports Update

SOCCERManchester City are keeping the pressure on Liverpool at the top of the Premier League table.The champions beat Aston Villa 3-0 at the Etihad in the lunchtime game.Aston Villa boss Dean Smith felt V-A-R missed an offside for...

Newcastle plotting £26million move for Russia World Cup star Mario Fernandes this summer

Newcastle plotting £26million move for Russia World Cup star Mario Fernandes this summerNewcastle are eager to bolster their defence in the summer transfer windowMario Fernandes has...

'I know what the other guy is doing': Federer into 17th Basel quarter-final

Swiss Roger Federer serves a ball against German Peter Gojowczyk during the 1,500th match of his career at the opening day of the Swiss Indoors tennis tournament on October 21, 2019 in Basel. – Roger Federer check off...

Ex-US President Barack Obama brands Lionel Messi ‘wonderful’ as he offers Argentina hero advice...

LIONEL MESSI'S struggles to win the World Cup are a lesson to those who think they can achieve greatness alone, according to Barack Obama. The former President of the United States has described Messi as "wonderful" in a speech...