Raheem Sterling celebrating with Zichenko

Raheem steers 10-man visitors to victory in Gelsenkirchen

Leroy Sane and Raheem Sterling scored late goals as 10-man Manchester City stunned Schalke at Veltins Arena to claim a 3-2 first-leg win in their Champions League last-16 tie. Despite leading through Sergio Aguero's 18th-minute effort, City were behind at...
Man City

Pep Guardiola unhappy despite late Man City comeback, says club must learn from Schalke...

Pep Guardiola says Manchester City will not challenge for this season's Champions League title unless they learn from their dramatic 3-2 win at Schalke with 10 men on Wednesday. "We will not go far in this competition unless we improve,"...
Diego Godin striking at goal whiles Ronaldo protect his face

Cristiano Ronaldo facing an unexpected Champions League failure at Juventus

An away defeat to Atletico Madrid on Wednesday night leaves Juventus and star forward Cristiano Ronaldo facing an unthinkable outcome. Invariably, the main talking point heading into this match was Cristiano Ronaldo. The Juventus forward is currently looking for a...
Gimenez

Champions League: Atletico overpowers Juventus at Wanda Metropolitano

Atletico Madrid's vaunted center-back pairing finally got the better of Cristiano Ronaldo on Wednesday, even providing the goals after holding their long-time rival scoreless for once. In a match where Atletico had more trouble with video review than Ronaldo, the...
Emmanuel Adebayor

The key elements of a football medical

Football medicals are the last hurdle a new signing needs to clear before being unveiled to the media in the home kit. But it can be a nervous time for fans because a potential new superstars must pass the club's...
Caster Semenya

Caster Semenya releases her own list of experts in response to IAAF

Caster Semenya has mirrored the IAAF in making public her own list of experts as her case challenging the body's hyperandrogenism rule continues to be heard by the Court of Arbitration for Sport . Proceedings got under way in Switzerland...
Manny Pacquiao

You don’t need to box, Manny Pacquiao tells son Emmanuel Jr.

Philippine boxing legend Manny Pacquiao said Wednesday he has urged his eldest son to stay out of the ring after the 19-year-old's forays into fighting made young man's mother cry. Pacquiao, the only fighter to win world titles in eight...
Eliud Kipchoge

Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge wins Laureus exceptional achievement award

Eliud Kipchoge has received the Laureus exceptional achievement award following a year in which he ran his incredible 2:01:39 marathon in Berlin. After winning the London Marathon for the third time with 2:04:17 in April, the 34-year-old went on to...
Bastir and Issah Samir

Fist of Fury: Issah Samir bounces back on Independence Day

Accra is expected to roar on Independence Day as professional and amateur boxers converge on the Bukom Boxing Arena in Accra for some exciting thrillers. The event Dubbed ‘Fist of Fury: Rumble on March 6’, crowd-puller and undefeated will make...
Thembi Kgatlana

Thembi Kgatlana visits her former school

Banyana Banyana forward and Africa’s Woman Player of the Year, Thembi Kgatlana, has partnered with LaLiga in promoting Women’s Football. As part of formalizing this relationship, she took time off her busy schedule to visit her former school AB Phokompe...