Players frustrated by Jose Mourinho’s faith in Nemanja Matic

Posted by - November 13, 2018

raging devils Despite starting his Old Trafford career excellently, Matic has struggled for form throughout 2018 A selection of Manchester United players have been left frustrated by Jose Mourinho’s continued faith in Nemanja Matic. Matic, the midfielder, joined the Red Devils last summer from Chelsea, having played under Mourinho for the Stamford Bridge club. Matic

Cruiserweight king Oleksandr Usyk meets Manchester City players after derby victory over Manchester United

Posted by - November 12, 2018

CHAMPIONS The elite boxer spent time with English football’s elite on Sunday Undisputed cruiserweight world champion Oleksandr Usyk attended the Manchester Derby, fresh off the back of his win over Tony Bellew at the weekend The Ukrainian king supported the Citizens as they ran out 3-1 winners against their rivals and visited the victorious side

These College Basketball Players Will Be Fun to Watch (for One Year Only)

Posted by - November 11, 2018

The 2018-19 college basketball season begins tonight with a full slate of games filled with the top young players in the country. With changes to draft rules on the horizon, the era of one-and-done in college basketball may be drawing to a close. But for this season at least, the college game will again be

P.S.G. Confirms It Used Racial Profiling in Recruiting Players

Posted by - November 9, 2018

PARIS — The French soccer powerhouse Paris St.-Germain acknowledged Thursday that for the past five years some of its scouts had used racial profiling in the recruitment of young players, hours after a news media report that it was part of an effort to limit the number of black players signed by the club. The

Hockey dispute in Canada: Are young players employees?

Posted by - November 8, 2018

TORONTO (AP) — The commissioner of the Ontario Hockey League believes the players are there for the love of the game and should not be paid. It appears the Ontario government agrees. Commissioner David Branch has written to the provincial government, The Canadian Press reports. He wants the league’s 425 players to remain amateurs and

Players in Any ‘Breakaway’ League Would Be Barred From World Cup, FIFA Says

Posted by - November 7, 2018

LONDON — Imagine a World Cup without Neymar, Kylian Mbappé, Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo. In other words, soccer’s premier tournament shorn of its biggest stars. Such an unthinkable idea is being openly discussed among the sport’s highest authorities, according to leaks of behind-the-scenes discussions involving some of soccer’s leading clubs. The discussions have included

W.N.B.A. Players Opt Out of Collective Bargaining Agreement

Posted by - November 2, 2018

The players’ union of the W.N.B.A. has opted out of its collective bargaining agreement, it announced on Thursday. The deal will now terminate next October, at the end of the 2019 season. It was signed in 2014 and had originally been set to run through 2021. The decision could set up a showdown between the