Former Fulham and Portsmouth midfielder Papa Bouba Diop dies at 42 after long illness 

Former Fulham and Portsmouth midfielder Papa Bouba Diop – one of the heroes of Senegal’s run to the World Cup quarter-finals in 2002 after winner in opening game against France – dies at 42 after long illness By Cian Cheesbrough For Mailonline Published: 17:57 GMT, 29 November 2020 | Updated: 18:05 GMT, 29 November 2020 … Read more Former Fulham and Portsmouth midfielder Papa Bouba Diop dies at 42 after long illness 

Former Fulham and Portsmouth midfielder Papa Bouba Diop dies at 42 after long illness 

Former Fulham and Portsmouth midfielder Papa Bouba Diop – one of the heroes of Senegal’s run to the World Cup quarter-finals in 2002 after winner in opening game against France – dies at 42 after long illness By Cian Cheesbrough For Mailonline Published: 17:57 GMT, 29 November 2020 | Updated: 18:03 GMT, 29 November 2020 … Read more Former Fulham and Portsmouth midfielder Papa Bouba Diop dies at 42 after long illness 

Sarah Fuller, 21, becomes first woman to play in power-conference college football game  

Vanderbilt University senior Sarah Fuller, 21, has made history as the first woman ever to play in a power-conference college football game. Fuller joined Saturday afternoon’s Power 5 NCAA football game between the Vanderbilt Commodores and the Tigers of Missouri University after halftime.   Fuller, a Texas 21-year-old and soccer player by training, kicked off the ball … Read more Sarah Fuller, 21, becomes first woman to play in power-conference college football game  

Teenager who claims he is Maradona’s lovechild demands football great’s body be dug up for DNA tests

A teenager who claims he is Diego Maradona’s lovechild has demanded the football great’s body be drug up for DNA tests to prove his case.  Santiago Lara, 19, instructed his lawyer to make the appeal less than 24 hours after the Naples and Barcelona star was buried. Jose Nunez lodged a written request with a … Read more Teenager who claims he is Maradona’s lovechild demands football great’s body be dug up for DNA tests

Teenager who claims he is Maradona’s lovechild demands football great’s body be dug up for DNA tests

A teenager who claims he is Diego Maradona’s lovechild has demanded the football great’s body be drug up for DNA tests to prove his case.  Santiago Lara, 19, instructed his lawyer to make the appeal less than 24 hours after the Naples and Barcelona star was buried. Jose Nunez lodged a written request with a … Read more Teenager who claims he is Maradona’s lovechild demands football great’s body be dug up for DNA tests

Sir Alex Ferguson praises Marcus Rashford for tackling child food poverty

Sir Alex Ferguson praises Marcus Rashford for tackling child food poverty as former Manchester United boss teams up with forward and pledges £2m to the cause Sir Alex Ferguson has praised the efforts of Marcus Rashford to tackle poverty  Rashford was awarded an MBE for his campaigning to feed poor children Former United boss Ferguson … Read more Sir Alex Ferguson praises Marcus Rashford for tackling child food poverty

Sir Alex Ferguson praises Marcus Rashford for tackling child food poverty

Sir Alex Ferguson praises Marcus Rashford for tackling child food poverty as former Manchester United boss teams up with forward and pledges £2m to the cause Sir Alex Ferguson has praised the efforts of Marcus Rashford to tackle poverty  Rashford was awarded an MBE for his campaigning to feed poor children Former United boss Ferguson … Read more Sir Alex Ferguson praises Marcus Rashford for tackling child food poverty

Ex Premier League football stars sue in £2m pensions mis-selling case

Seven former Premier League footballers have sued a financial adviser who they claim cost them more than £2million in mis-sold pensions. The claimants, who include former England internationals Rob Lee and Warren Barton and their Newcastle United team-mate John Beresford, say they lost vast amounts of their savings after investing in unregulated offshore schemes. They … Read more Ex Premier League football stars sue in £2m pensions mis-selling case

England’s new tier system: Which football clubs and sports venues can let fans back in?

Arsenal will be among the first  football clubs whose fans will be allowed to return to stadiums for matches next week, but Manchester United will miss out, following the announcement of a new regional tier system today. Liverpool will also be in the first wave of top tier matches allowed to admit spectators. Football and … Read more England’s new tier system: Which football clubs and sports venues can let fans back in?

Ferdinand admits he wanted to ‘go and hurt’ Terry after seeing footage of ‘f*ing black c*’ incident

Anton Ferdinand is describing the moment he first found out he had been racially abused by the England captain. It was October 2011 and QPR had just beaten nine-man Chelsea 1-0 in a bad-tempered West London derby in which Ferdinand and John Terry had been involved in a heated verbal exchange. After the match, Ferdinand went … Read more Ferdinand admits he wanted to ‘go and hurt’ Terry after seeing footage of ‘f*ing black c*’ incident