11/09/2019 - 15:49

Iran to probe death of ‘blue girl’ football fan

Iran‘s judiciary has been asked to investigate the death of a woman football fan, state media said Tuesday, after she reportedly self-immolated because she feared imprisonment for trying to enter a stadium….

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09/09/2019 - 12:40

‘Too many’ matches stopped for homophobia: French FA chief

The head of French football has pulled away from a hardline stance against homophobic chanting and banners in stadiums on Friday, saying that “too many matches” have been stopped due to anti-gay…

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09/09/2019 - 12:36

As political climate changes, Sudan plans women’s football league

Sudan’s first ever women’s club football league will start next month, a federation official told AFP Wednesday. The championship, which will involve 18 clubs separated in three regions, would have…

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09/09/2019 - 11:27

Lukaku sends inter top after after racist abuse at Cagliari

Italian football was involved in another racism storm on Sunday as Romelu Lukaku was targeted by monkey chants before putting Inter Milan top of Serie A with the winning penalty…

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21/08/2019 - 16:28

Women to get gender-neutral rugby World Cup from 2021

The Women’s Rugby World Cup in 2017 will be the last to bear that title with World Rugby announcing on Wednesday they are adopting a policy of gender neutrality for…

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21/08/2019 - 16:23

‘French Spiderman’ Scales Hong Kong skyscraper with ‘peace banner’

Daredevil Alain Robert — dubbed the ‘French Spiderman‘ — climbed a Hong Kong skyscraper on Friday and unfurled a “peace banner” as the financial hub is rocked by historic political unrest….

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