Tag: Soccer

  • Manchester City pull off stunning comeback to win English Premier League title on dramatic final day

    The host knew a victory on the final day of the season would guarantee the title and, despite losing 2-0, he scored three goals in five second-half minutes to send the Etihad Stadium into delirium. Fans, many of whom had their heads in their hands for much of the game, ran onto the pitch full […]

  • Manchester City pull off stunning comeback to win English Premier League title on dramatic final day

    The host knew a victory on the final day of the season would guarantee the title and, despite losing 2-0, he scored three goals in five second-half minutes to send the Etihad Stadium into delirium. Fans, many of whom had their heads in their hands for much of the game, ran onto the pitch full […]

  • Tired NFL owners could force Dan Snyder out: ‘Count the votes’

    The walls seem to be closing in on Daniel Snyder. Other NFL owners are slowly weary of his act. According to USA TODAY, they are “counting the votes,” a reference to the potential of trying to get Snyder to sell out Washington commanders. It would take 24 votes for that to happen, and Snyder would […]

  • The Premier League title race is on the wire, but Manchester City retain the advantage

    However, a draw or loss for City would allow four-time chasers Liverpool to steal and snatch the title from the defending champions. Three years ago City propelled Liverpool to the Premier League title by one point and will be favorites again. Since drawing 2-2 with Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium on April 10, City have […]

  • The Premier League title race is on the wire, but Manchester City retain the advantage

    However, a draw or loss for City would allow four-time chasers Liverpool to steal and snatch the title from the defending champions. Three years ago City propelled Liverpool to the Premier League title by one point and will be favorites again. Since drawing 2-2 with Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium on April 10, City have […]

  • Herschel Walker’s ties to veterans program come under scrutiny

    COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) — Herschel Walker, football legend and leading Republican candidate for the Georgia Senate, often brags about his work helping service members and veterans struggling with mental health issues. In interviews and campaign appearances, the former Dallas Cowboy and Heisman Trophy winner takes credit for founding, co-founding and at times operating a program […]

  • Pac-12 eliminates divisions moments after NCAA leads the way

    The Pac-12 announced Wednesday it was scrapping its divisional format for the next football season moments after the NCAA’s Division I Board rejected requirements that dictate how conferences can determine a champion. The Pac-12 will now pair the teams with the highest conference winning percentages in its title game after 11 seasons of matching North […]

  • Deshaun Watson admits massage therapist cried after session

    Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson admitted in a pretrial deposition last week to sending an apology text to a massage therapist after crying at the end of their session, according to USA Today. Watson is currently facing 22 civil lawsuits filed by massage therapists accusing the quarterback of sexual harassment and sexual assault that occurred […]

  • American football agrees to equal pay deal

    US Soccer, under the agreements, will become “the first federation in the world to match FIFA World Cup prize money” awarded to teams for participating in world cups. “This is a truly historic moment,” U.S. Soccer President Cindy Parlow Cone said in a statement Wednesday. “These deals have changed the game forever here in the […]

  • Jake Daniels: Why coming out is important

    When 17-year-old Jake Daniels came out publicly as gay on Monday, phones rang as British media rushed to deliver news alerts. It’s a big story. In less than 24 hours, the young footballer has become a household name; written on the front pages, discussed on morning TV, mentioned countless times on social media and praised […]