FIFA

The 2022 World Cup will be the first one to be played during the winter months. (Image: time.com)
World Cup 2022

Semi-Automated Offside Technology Will be Used at Qatar World Cup

FIFA will allow the use of semi-automated offside technology during this year’s World Cup games in Qatar. The new system is able to calculate the exact position of the ball, as well as the players who act on the pitch. The technology uses 12 specialized tracking cameras mounted under the […]

Neymar joined PSG in 2017 for an all-time record transfer fee of $257 million. (Image: twitter/sportbible)
Neymar

Odds Are, Neymar Will Stay with PSG

Neymar is considering his future at Paris Saint-Germain, unhappy with the comments made by club president Nasser Al-Khelaifi in a press interview. “You have to be humble again. You have to change to avoid injuries, suspensions, and fouls that change a game,” Al-Khelaifi said while talking about Neymar to Le […]

Kylian Mbappe won the World Cup with France in 2018. (Image: dailysabah.com)
Kylian Mbappe

Mbappe Wanted to Quit Playing for France Following Racist Abuse

Paris Saint-Germain and France superstar Kylian Mbappe disclosed he wanted to stop playing for the national team following Euro 2020. Mbappe missed a penalty in the Round of 16 shootout against Switzerland, with France being eliminated in Bucharest. French Football Federation president Noel Le Graet first spoke about Mbappe’s intentions […]

Ukraine's Oleksandr Zinchenko shared a moment with Spanish referee Mateu Lahoz after the match in Cardiff. (Image: twitter/sworldfootball)
Ukraine

Own Goal Stops Ukraine on Route to the World Cup While Wales Goes Through

Wales beat Ukraine 1-0 to return to the World Cup stage after a 64-year-break. Andriy Yarmolenko’s own goal was the difference between the two teams in Cardiff on Sunday evening. Ukraine had beaten Scotland on Wednesday in Glasgow to reach the World Cup playoff final. Ukraine had a better start […]

Paul Pogba and Jesse Lingard will both depart United on 30 June. (Image: bleacherreport.com)
Manchester United

Pogba and Lingard to Leave Manchester United as Free Agents

Manchester United announced Paul Pogba and Jesse Lingard will leave Old Trafford at the end of June when their deals run out. Edinson Cavani, Phil Jones, Juan Mata, and Nemanja Matic are also expected to follow them through the exit door as free agents. Pogba rejoined Man. United in 2016 […]

The cover of FIFA 22 featured Paris Saint-Germain star Kylian Mbappe. (Image: ea.com)
FIFA

EA Sports to Rename Iconic FIFA Video Game Series Starting 2023

EA Sports failed to reach an agreement with the world football governing body over an extension of their naming license. As a result, FIFA will now be called EA Sports FC from 2023. “After nearly 30 years of creating genre-defining interactive football experiences, we will soon begin an exciting new […]

Maradona's famous "Hand of God" shirt was sold for nearly $9 million at an auction on Wednesday. (Image: thenationalnews.com)
Maradona

Maradona Branded $9 Million Shirt a ‘Joke’ Because of Poor Quality

Diego Maradona’s match-worn “Hand of God” shirt from the game against England at the 1986 World Cup was sold for $8.93 million on Wednesday, making it the most expensive piece of sports memorabilia on record. Maradona scored two of the most iconic goals in the history of football while wearing […]

Russian national and club teams at all levels have been banned from competing internationally following the invasion of Ukraine on 24 February. (Image: Facebook/rfsruofficial)
Russia

Russian FA to Consider Asian Confederation Move After Ban from UEFA

The Russian Football Federation is considering the possibility of switching to the Asian Confederation following the heavy sanctions imposed by the European Football governing body on the Russian football teams at all levels. Currently, Russian football is banned from featuring in any continental competitions after Putin ordered the invasion of […]

Mino Raiola was announced dead by various media outlets around Europe. (Image: liverpoolecho.co.uk)
Mino Raiola

Super Agent Raiola Takes to Twitter, Denies Rumors of His Death

Several online publications announced on Thursday that football super-agent Mino Raiola died at the age of 54. In a message published on Raiola’s Twitter account, there’s a firm denial of the information. “The status of my health at the moment: I am angry because I was pronounced dead for the […]

Gareth Bale joined Real Madrid for a fee of $140 million in 2013. (Image: Twitter/wyn_real_madrid)
Gareth Bale

DC United Looking to Sign Gareth Bale from Real Madrid

Gareth Bale runs out of contract at Real Madrid this summer and the 32-year-old won’t be offered another deal at Santiago Bernabeu. Bale enjoys life in Spain and could end up staying with another La Liga club. Several sources also claim he’s spent time thinking about retirement, but the player […]

Freddy Rincon celebrated after a vital goal against West Germany at the 1990 World Cup. (Image: cnn.com)
Freddy Rincon

Former Real Madrid and Colombia Star Rincon Dies After Car Crash

55-year-old Freddy Rincon lost his life following a car crash. The vehicle he was in collided with a bus in the city of Cali in Rincon’s native Colombia. The former midfielder was transported to the hospital, where doctors made efforts to save him. His death was announced by the hospital […]

Louis Van Gaal has been battling an aggressive form of prostate cancer, but treatment has been successful. (Image: Twitter/onsoranje)
World Cup 2022

Louis Van Gaal Says Cancer Treatment Has Been Successful

Netherlands head coach Louis Van Gaal underwent radiation treatment after being diagnosed with prostate cancer. He revealed details about his battle at the beginning of the month during a Dutch TV show. Van Gaal also said he kept the disease a secret as he feared it would affect his players […]