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July 29, 2019
What is the most paid football manager?

It is considered one of the best businesses. Especially for super-agents managing players like Paul Pogba, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Gareth Bale With the timeline of transfers that always raises adrenaline in two periods of the year, agents are the ones most likely to appear in public. They are the catalysts behind the big players seeking…

July 29, 2019
Who are the most paid footballers in the world?

Gareth Bale was very close to becoming the most paid player in the world after the bid he received from Jiangsu Suning for a weekly salary of 1.2 million. Not counting the bonuses and sponsorships, Bale would be on top of the list of the top players, but his move to the Chinese Superliga failed…

July 29, 2019
Farewell Bale: Jiangsu Suning transfers Ivan Santini

Jiangsu Suning has transferred the Croatian striker, Ivan Santini, which means that here ends Gareth Bale’s possible move to China’s Super League. Over the weekend, UK media such as the BBC and Sky Sports reported that Bale’s proposed move to Jiangsu had failed. Bale’s representatives held talks with the Chinese club for an agreement from…

July 26, 2019
A boxer lost his life after the match

Boxing sport is shocked again within a few days, as after Russian Maxim Dadashev, Argentine boxer Hugo Santillon, who was only 23, lost his life yesterday. Santillas fought on Saturday on super lightweight competition against Ecuadorian Eduardo Javier Abreu, but after the end of the match he was “down” on the ground and immediately taken…

July 23, 2019
Daniel Ricciardo facing £10m court claim over Red Bull-Renault switch

Daniel Ricciardo is facing a claim of more than £10m in alleged unpaid earnings from his former manager. Glenn Beavis has filed a lawsuit in the High Court in London claiming that Ricciardo has not paid him commissions owed on his new contract with Renault. Ricciardo left Red Bull at the end of last season…

July 23, 2019
The Open 2019: Shane Lowry eyes Ryder Cup debut after Portrush triumph

Newly-crowned Open champion Shane Lowry says his main goal is securing a place on next year’s Ryder Cup team. The 32-year-old became the fifth Irishman to lift the Claret Jug after triumphing at Royal Portrush on Sunday. The win gives the Clara native 10 and five-year exemptions to the European and PGA Tours respectively. However,…

July 18, 2019
Nigeria have won all seven third-place play-offs they have ever played in

Odion Ighalo scored the only goal as Nigeria beat Tunisia in the third-place play-off at the Africa Cup of Nations. Ighalo, the tournament’s top scorer with five goals, tapped in after keeper Moez Ben Cherifia deflected the ball off his own defender Yassine Meriah. In a slow-paced game between the two losing semi-finalists in Cairo,…

July 4, 2019
Sepp Blatter: Former Fifa president takes legal action over missing watches and ‘moral damage’

Former Fifa president Sepp Blatter has begun legal proceedings against football’s world governing body for “moral damage” and to reclaim around 60 of his watches he says are still in its possession. Blatter’s 17-year spell in charge of Fifa ended amid a corruption scandal in 2015 and he is serving a six-year ban from football….

July 4, 2019
Larry Nassar: Ex-Olympic chief who ‘concealed’ abuse got $2.4m payoff, new documents show

A former United States Olympic chief who “concealed” sex abuse claims against a doctor who went to assault more victims received a $2.4m (£1.9m) pay-off when he later stepped down. US Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun resigned citing ill health in 2018. That came after he had received severe criticism for the way his organisation…