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→  February 2, 2012

To view this content you need Flash and Javascript enabled in your browser. Please download Flash from the Adobe download website. 3:30am UK, Thursday February 02, 2012 At least 74 people have been killed and 1,000 injured after a football pitch invasion in Egypt, according to reports. Clashes are said to have broken out as […]

→  January 30, 2012

FARGO, N.D. — Power generated in North Dakota is going to be used to offset some of the electricity used in Indianapolis on Super Bowl Sunday. The Fargo Forum reports that renewable energy credits from power generated from wind farms near Langdon and north of Valley City will offset 15,000 megawatt hours of electricity associated […]

Socrates, former Brazil World Cup captain, dies aged 57 →  December 4, 2011

Socrates was a cultured midfielder who won 60 caps for the Brazil national side, scoring 22 goals. He captained the Selecao at the 1982 World Cup and also played at the 1986 tournament in Mexico, although never managed to win football’s biggest prize. His club career included spells at Botafogo, Corinthians, Fiorentina, Flamengo and Santos, […]

Joey Barton says Newcastle owner Mike Ashley forced him to leave over a pay dispute →  November 30, 2011

“Myself and the bigger name players at the time advised the playing staff because we were head of the playing committee not to sign the bonus sheet and that filtered back to boardroom level. “It’s no coincidence that I was given away. “It’s all about power and control. They are running the football club and it’s going […]

London 2012 Olympics: 1.5m football tickets go on sale →  November 29, 2011

Neither GB side will know who they are playing yet as the full draw is not made until April 24. Fixtures: GB men’s team: Thursday July 26, Old Trafford Sunday July 29, Wembley Stadium Wednesday Aug 1, Millennium Stadium GB women’s team: Wednesday July 25, Millennium Stadium Saturday July 28, Millennium Stadium Tuesday July 31, Wembley […]

Brits better than French at chatting women up (but Italians still come top) →  November 28, 2011

Non merci: Only 17 per cent of British women thought French men – like this loyal football supporter – were the best at chatting up French men may have a reputation for wooing the ladies, but a new study shows that it is actually Brits – with their terrible chat up lines – who are […]

Gary Speed found dead: Wales football manager ‘commits suicide’ at 42 →  November 27, 2011

Please click “Like” below to read this sad full article. Body found hanged at his home in Cheshire Police say there are no suspicious circumstances Tributes flood in for the former Wales star Ryan Giggs: ‘I’m devastated.’ Minute’s silence held at Premiership match shortly after the news broke Aston Villa goalkeeper Shay Given in tears on […]

→  November 27, 2011

Gary Speed made his 500th Premier League appearance while at Bolton 3:53pm UK, Sunday November 27, 2011 Gary Speed, who has died aged 42, played nearly 700 times for Leeds, Everton, Newcastle, Bolton and Sheffield United in a 22-season career and made 85 appearances for Wales. Born in Mancot, Flintshire in 1969, the midfielder started […]

→  November 27, 2011

To view this content you need Flash and Javascript enabled in your browser. Please download Flash from the Adobe download website. 4:22pm UK, Sunday November 27, 2011 Wales football manager Gary Speed has been found hanged at his home aged 42. A statement posted on the Welsh FA’s website said: “The Football Association of Wales […]

→  November 27, 2011

“Unfortunately, we can confirm six deaths and serious injuries. “Having learned the sad news, the president of the Togolese Football Federation [Rock Balakiyem Gnassingbe] went immediately to the scene – to inquire into the circumstances of the accident and provide support to Etoile Filante. “The Togolese Football Federation expresses its condolences to the bereaved families […]