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Oleksandr Usyk made bold Anthony Joshua prediction after watching him lose as an amateur 10 years ago
Back in 2011, burgeoning amateur star Oleksandr Usyk watched a young Anthony Joshua lose at the World Championships. AJ was a raw and powerful 21-year-old man at the time and far from the polished article that the Ukrainian will face on Saturday night at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. And yet,...
To coincide with the release of his long awaited debut album, 'MONTERO', Lil Nas X has dropped a video for one of it's 15 tracks - 'THATS WHAT I WANT'. Following on from his three singles, 'MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)', 'SUN GOES DOWN' and more recently 'INDUSTRY BABY', Lil Nas X's album comes nearly two and a half years after his huge debut single 'Old Town Road'.
When it comes to Juventus players, we all know their playing positions, their strengths and their weaknesses on a football pitch. But what about their lives outside of the grass pitch?. La Gazzetta dello Sport reveals what keeps every Bianconeri star busy outside of his football career, and some of...
Sir Rod Stewart made a major announcement on Thursday, as he revealed that he had a new album coming out in November. However, it was his show-stopping garden that caught our attention, as he strolled through some of the grounds at his £4.65million mansion, located in Essex. WATCH: Sir Rod...
A refurbished football pitch commissioned by Nike to honour legendary player Cristiano Ronaldo has opened to the public in the star's hometown in Santo Antonio, as seen on Wednesday. A local resident could be seen kicking a ball around the court, which came complete with a painted goal. The inspirational...
The word ‘legacy’ is commonly used in football. It applies to players, managers, teams and eras. Legacies are created over time and the great ones are talked about forever more. On Thursday it was a joy to play in The Midland Golf Challenge for the inaugural Cyrille Regis Trophy, at Sutton Coldfield Golf Club. The event featured 20 former players from Aston Villa, Wolves and West Bromwich Albion - along with supporters of all three clubs - competing in the name of a former colleague and great friend to many of them. The day was also attended by Regis’s first wife, Beverley, and daughter, Michelle.
'Not the usual place for me to be this time of morning!' Rylan Clark-Neal posts light-hearted Instagram snap of himself on a football pitch... after his return to BBC Radio 2
He's been quiet on social media since he split from his husband Dan in June. But Rylan Clark-Neal posted a rare Instagram update on Wednesday posing on a football pitch. The presenter, 32, looked casual in a white and cream Adidas top and black jogging bottoms as he looked out over the grounds.
An open stadium with stands for fans, a football pitch at the state university. Athletics treadmill. Sunny day.
Although it is usually the playing arena where blockbuster action takes place and makes headlines, the moment of the match during a State University football game in Florida on Saturday night happened not on the football pitch but at stands where spectators were watching. A group of spectators showed great empathy, presence of mind and awareness to save a cat who was dangling from the upper deck of the stands but was caught safely by the fans in the lower deck.
Walkers has funded the creation of a brand-new football pitch in its home town of Leicester which is made from empty crisp packets. The five a side pitch, which is located at New Parks Team Hub in Leicester, will provide a space for local residents to play football, but will also act as a community hub for residents and aims to drive positive change with the introduction of a year’s worth of educational sports programmes, mental health workshops, employability interventions and football fitness sessions, also funded by Walkers.
Gary Lineker unveils new Leicester football pitch made of Walkers Crisps packets!. A brand new football pitch funded by Walkers is unveiled in its home city of Leicester by the brand’s ambassador, Gary Lineker.
New sports challenges pop up on TikTok all that time, and they just keep getting more bizarre. Last month, people were stacking up milk crates and trying to walk over them like stairs. I mean, what was that all about? Thank god that one’s over. Thankfully, TikTok’s latest trend is...
Matteo Cossu is editor and co-founder of Uno-Due, the annual magazine about football and culture that he started with some footballing friends in 2014. The first two issues of the magazine were published in Italian but for the third issue they switched to English and produced a totally beautiful 250-odd page hardback tome with fascinating stories from all around the world. In this conversation he explains how the magazine first came about and why everything they do with Uno-Due stems from their original desire to tell footballing stories that reflect their experience of the game.
In early 2007 Francesco Flachi was well on his way to becoming a club legend with Serie A side Sampdoria. Captain, scorer of more than 100 goals and called up by Italy for the first time. But his life changed in the hours after a game against Inter Milan, on...
A Scottish women’s club has seen a decision for them to return to their grass pitch reversed by league chiefs. North Ayrshire’s Irvine HC, founded in 1945, had managed to successfully convince their local sports club to turn their football pitch in Marress into a hockey pitch, a major victory for hockey and women’s sport.