FA Cup draw

Berekum Chelsea takes on Bechem United in MTN FA Cup Round of 16

By El-Amisty Nobo Defending champions of the MTN FA Cup, Bechem United will come face-to-face with Berekum Chelsea in a crunch regional derby in the top liner of the Round of 16 at the Golden City Park in Berekum. Bechem United...
Gareth Bale

Cardiff-born Bale could be a rare home-town winner

Cardiff-born Gareth Bale could join a very exclusive club of home-town winners if he lifts the UEFA Champions League trophy with Real Madrid in the Welsh capital. UEFA.com has trawled the archives in an attempt to discover who has previously...
Paolo Montero

Montero recalls Zidane’s last Juve-Real final

For Uruguay's Paolo Montero, Juventus versus Real Madrid means more than just this Saturday's Champions League final: it recalls a similar night 19 years ago with his then Juve teammate Zinedine Zidane. Now manager of Argentine side Rosario, Montero, 45,...
Kylian Mbappe

Kylian Mbappe says he’s ‘not afraid to leave’ Monaco as transfer rumors swirl

Kylian Mbappe, thebelleof the ball in this summer's transfer sweepstakes, dropped a big hint about how he sees his future playing out. The 18-year-old is taking a wait-and-see approach but made it clear he's not intimidated by the prospect...
Riyad Mahrez

Mahrez asks to leave Leicester

Riyad Mahrez, one of the inspirations behind Leicester City's fairytale Premier League title triumph, has told the club he wants to leave, he said in a statement released on Tuesday. "Out of the huge admiration and respect I hold for...
Simona Halep

Smooth French Open progress for Halep as ankle holds up

Romanian third seed Simona Halep moved smoothly into the French Open second round on Tuesday with a 6-2 6-3 win over Slovakia's Jana Cepelova, showing no ill effects from the ankle ligament she tore less than two weeks ago. Having...
Lonzo Ball

Sources: Lonzo Ball to work out for Lakers on June 7

Lonzo Ball will work out for the Los Angeles Lakers on June 7, the first step toward possibly becoming the No. 2 overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft, league sources told The Vertical. Ball, 19, has scheduled his visit...
Moses Dyer

Moses out to lead All Whites to new heights

New Zealand have found themselves forced into a reshuffle of sorts this week as they go in search of their best ever finish at a FIFA U-20 World Cup. While injury and suspensions tend to provide the bumps on...
Tiger Woods and Jack Niklaus back in 2012

Jack Nicklaus on Tiger Woods: ‘He needs all our help’

The golf world turns this week to Muirfield Village in Ohio, home of Jack Nicklaus’s Memorial Tournament. As part of the tournament, Nicklaus held his customary Tuesday press conference, and as part of the conference, Tiger Woods’ name came...
Samuel Sarfo of Liberty Professionals PHOTO by Images Image

Liberty Professionals’ Samuel Sarfo shortlisted for Nasco Player of the month award

By James K. Attaglo Wilson Ghana Premier League’s defensive security specialist, Samuel Sarfo has been nominated as one of the candidates for the newly instituted Nasco Player of the Month of May. The Liberty Professionals captain will have to beat competition...