An association comprising some of the top clubs in Europe yesterday slammed the Fifa Council’s backing for an expanded 48-team World Cup.
It was confirmed that Fifa president Gianni Infantino’s idea to increase the number of participating nations at the finals from 32 to 48...
Wednesday 11th Jan 2017
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Batsman missed Bangladesh tour due to safety reasons
Tuesday 10th Jan 2017
Chris Robsh aw will miss the entire Six Nations with a shoulder problem that further deepens England’s injury troubles.
The 30-year-old flanker was due for surgery on his left shoulder yesterday, with Harlequins expecting him to be sidelined for three months.
Joe Root is due to be available for the start of England’s one-day international series against India after the birth of his son.
The batsman, who is ranked third in the world, delayed his departure to be with his partner Carrie for the arrival of their first child but will not...
FA chair recommends it be done at the start of a season
World Rugby will not punish Northampton despite ruling that the club’s medics wrongfully let George North return to action after a suspected head injury against Leicester in December.
Rugby’s global governing body yesterday expressed “disappointment” on...
League Two side holds out after long trip to Merseyside
Monday 9th Jan 2017
Chelsea 4-1 Peterborough by Amar Azam at Stamford Bridge
A MUCH-CHANGED Chelsea swept aside Peterborough United on their way to securing an FA Cup fourth round place in this enjoyable contest at Stamford Bridge.
Antonio Conte’s Premier League leaders...
British No 1 takes the positives for 2017 from Djokovic’s straight-sets victory
Everton 1-2 Leicester by James Nalton at Goodison Park
EVERTON manager Ronald Koeman is seeking new recruits in the January transfer window following his side’s third-round FA Cup exit at the hands of Leicester City.
Everton went ahead through a Romelu...