UK Sport identifies 2030 World Cup among list of high-profile events in their sights

UK Sport identifies 2030 World Cup as the 'crowning achievement' among list of high-profile events in their sightsThe 2030 World Cup is the main event ...

Diego Maradona says he’s ashamed of Argentina’s performances at the World Cup

DIEGO MARADONA has admitted he is ashamed of the way Argentina performed at the World Cup. National hero Maradona was one of the country's most passionate supporters during their matches at Russia 2018. Reuters Diego Maradona says he was ashamed...

England v Croatia: Brollies, boy wonders and World Cup heartache

There is rarely a dull encounter when England take on Croatia. Their eight meetings over the last 22 years have launched young stars into the spotlight, wrecked managerial careers and delivered triumph and heartbreak in equal measure. As the...

Bayern Munich ready to open the cheque book to replace James Rodriguez as playmaker...

JAMES RODRIGUEZ wants to cut short his loan deal at Bayern Munich and return to Real Madrid, according to reports. The Colombian is heading into the second season of his two-year temporary stint with the Bavarian giants. AFP or licensors...

Neymar delighted for Gabriel Jesus after 'unfair criticism' at World Cup

'I was much happier that he scored a goal than if I had five': Neymar delighted for under-fire Gabriel Jesus after 'unfair criticism' at World CupGabriel...

Halep secures second year-end No. 1 ranking

FILE PHOTO: Romania’s Simona Halep celebrates with the French Open trophy at Roland Garros, Paris, France – June 9, 2018. REUTERS/Charles Platiau/File PhotoSimona Halep has secured the year-end number one ranking in the WTA standings for the second...

Team Leadway Assurance shines as top juniors record upset wins

Team Civil Defence Win NCC Tennis League Cup 2017Team Leadway Assurance led by Babalola Abdulmumin and Clifford Enosorogbe, two active former national champions, brushed aside the challenge of Team Next Gen to win their first point in the NCC Tennis League...

Darran O’Sullivan Retires From Inter County Football

2009 All-Ireland winning Kerry captain Darran O’Sullivan has retired from Inter County football.The Glenbeigh Glencar forward leaves the Kingdom set-up after 14 years, during which time he won 4 All-Ireland titles, 10 Munster crowns and 3 Leagues.He is...

PSG keeper Alphonse Areola becomes first man in 36 years to win a World...

FRENCH goalkeeper Alphonse Areola became the first World Cup winner in 36 years to claim a medal despite never being capped. France’s third-choice keeper stepped off the team plane in Paris with the gold dangling round his neck after...

France kicks aside Croatia to claim second World Cup crown

Kylian Mbappe and France put on a thrilling show in winning the World Cup title. All Russian President Vladimir Putin might remember is the Pussy Riot protest.The 19-year-old Mbappe became only the second teenager...