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FIFA to sanction increase in substitutes says Rizzoli

World Football governing body, FIFA will sanction an increase in the number of substitutes used in football matches according to referees’ chief, Nicola Rizzoli. The plan is to increase the number of substitutes from three to five per game when...

Overall interest of NPFL our concern – Biffo

Kwara United head coach, Abdullahi Usman Biffo has said the overall interest of the league is utmost important in the decisions the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and League Management Company (LMC) will take on the suspended 2019/20 Nigeria Professional...

Former Toulouse manager calls on Ligue 1 players to strike if league proceeds with...

Fomer PSG and Toulouse manager Antoine Kombouare has called for players in France's top division, the Ligue 1, to go on strike next season if the competition is not expanded to 22 clubs. When the 2019-20 Ligue 1 season was...

Andy Murray returns to the court in June

Three-time Grand Slam champion, Andy Murray will return to action on June 23 and compete in a six-day tournament organised by brother Jamie. Jamie who is a seven-time Grand Slam doubles and mixed doubles champion has created a behind-closed-doors tournament...

2,000-year-old Roman amphitheater may host Joshua vs Pulev fight

The Pula Amphitheater in Croatia, the only one of its kind, could be the venue for Anthony Joshua’s IBF, WBA and WBO mandatory title defence against Bulgarian heavyweight, Kubrat Pulev.This is according to Pulev’s manager, Ivaylo Gotsev.Joshua, 30, was...

Renard: Cote d’Ivoire rode luck to beat Ghana to Afcon 2015 title

Two-time Africa Cup of Nations-winning coach, Hervé Renard has confessed his second title triumph was a stroke of luck.The Frenchman - who had previously beaten the odds to win the title with Zambia in 2012 - repeated the magic...

NBA fine 76ers exec Morey $50,000 for Harden tweet

Philadelphia 76ers' president of basketball operations Daryl Morey, whose tweet last year about Hong Kong protesters led to an NBA-China rift, is in trouble again for another social media posting. The NBA said Monday it has issued Morey a $50,000...

David Silva eyes coaching

Manchester City Legend, David Silva is weighing up the options of going into coaching after he finishes his playing career.The 34-year-old is approaching the twilight of his career as he enters into the final year of his contract at...

Clubs not obliged to reveal Corona cases to the media – Bundesliga CEO

Germany's Bundesliga has told its clubs that there is “no automatic reporting of a positive case to the press”. The statement came as the news broke that second-tier team, Dynamo Dresden would be placed in isolation after two of...

Floyd Mayweather turns boxing trainer

Undefeated boxing great, Floyd Mayweather has announced that he intends to become a trainer following an illustrious career. Mayweather says he was inspired by his late uncle, Roger, and is now attempting to toe the same path by making his...
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