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Former West Bromwich Albion and Coventry City striker Lee Hughes has been declared bankrupt. Hughes, 41, joined non-league Halesowen Town last week, after being given his first job in management when he became Worcester City player-manager in May. The former roofer began his career at ...
Footballer Christian Nade has appeared in court accused of repeatedly battering his ex-girlfriend and threatening to kidnap a baby. The former Hearts striker, who plays for Dumbarton, denies assaulting Laura Kennedy on three separate occasions. He also denies attacking Ms Kennedy's father and leaving ...

Italian international footballer Mario Balotelli has blasted the country's first black senator, who was elected in Sunday's general ballot for the far-right, anti-immigrant League party. Italy elects its first black senator: Toni Iwobi of the League. Balotelli, who was born in Palermo to Ghanaian parents and has ...
There are more songs about footballers out there than you probably realise, so here is a special Fantasy XI of songs about the stars of game, from the .... by a British couple Alan & Denise, whose single Rummenigge - inspired by the German footballer Karl-Heinz - got to No.43 in the German charts in 1983.
An inspiration on the pitch, Liberia's new president George Weah could struggle to meet expectations off it, writes Fergal Keane. An army band is playing on the far side of the field, the jaunty strains of ragtime float through the dead heat of the morning. It is Monrovia in the dry season and we are gasping, ...
“Absolutely,” said track coach Ben Bowne of Whalen's influence. “He's brought a lot of interest to our sport. We have a lot of young soccer players on the team. … They're falling right in line. They're following suit. (Whalen) is a winner. He's a great all-around person, a great ambassador for Stonington, ...

Sam was a talented footballer who had recently started playing for Hattersley FC. Moving family photographs show him attending a football match at Old Trafford stadium with dad Gary and at home with his dad, mum Sarah and elder sister Charlie. Floral tributes and condolence messages have been laid at ...
Football transfers were catapulted off the sports pages into the global media spotlight this year when Paris St-Germain broke - or rather ...
Diagnosed with osteosarcoma last spring, Pablo Flores, a graduate of Oak Forest High School, recently underwent a Below the Knee ...
The son of former England football captain Terry Butcher has sadly passed away. Christopher Butcher, an ex-army captain, died on Monday ...
The family of a former footballer have called for an independent inquiry into his death, claiming he was "neglected" by hospital staff.
Ryanair's chief executive has slammed the Government's demand for big firms to reveal executive pay ratios – while claiming he is “seriously ...
The teenager, who cannot be named for legal reasons, stabbed the 16-year-old in the groin during a confrontation in Ballieston in June last ...
The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local):. 10:20 p.m.. Barcelona says it will make its Spanish league debut with players wearing a shirt ...
Last Sunday, 34-year-old Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe scored in England's 2-0 win over Lithuania in a 2018 World Cup qualifier, adding yet another gem to his abundant highlight reel this year.
A professional Brazilian soccer player who had his mistress murdered is back playing pro soccer again. In 2009, Bruno Fernandes de Souza had a baby with former model Eliza Samudio.
"As a footy player you tend to live in this bubble, this wheel of what it is to be an AFL footballer. "But there are so many guys out there doing amazing things.

The sudden death of Derry City footballer Ryan McBride is dominating Monday's front pages. "Derry City captain found dead in bed", is the headline in the Daily Mirror while the Belfast Telegraph and Irish News both reflect on "shock" in the football world.
The daughter of a former professional footballer who died from brain trauma has walked out of a meeting with a top official in the game.
The father of former Hearts footballer Ryan McGowan has been jailed for life for the murder of his former brother-in-law. James McGowan, 57, was sentenced to a minimum of 18 years for stabbing Owen Brannigan to death in Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire in ...
High school girls have a significantly higher concussion rate than boys, with female soccer players suffering the most concussions, according to new research presented today at the 2017 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons ...
The footballer has been bailed to appear at Slough magistrates' court on March 27. The Sun has approached Caulker's representatives for comment.
Michael is planning on making his race-riding debut in The Prince's Countryside Fund Charity Race on 24 November at Ascot racecourse.
A Natural by Ross Raisin review - brave portrait of a gay footballer. This subtle story of a bullied sportsman in denial about his sexuality is a winner.
A stand will be named in memory of a footballer who was killed by lightning whilst playing 50 years ago. Defender Tony Allden, 23, died as he played for West Midlands club Highgate United in an FA Amateur Cup quarter-final.
The son of Brazil's footballing legend, Pele, has handed himself in to complete his sentence for money laundering and drug trafficking.
A pre-season clash between the Eagles and the Dockers brings AFL footy back to Geraldton on Saturday. Western Australia's mid-west population has a strong passion for AFL, with over 10,000 fans having purchased their tickets to sit or stand on the ...
The soccer players monitored in the study all started playing soccer and heading the ball in their youth, and continued to play regularly for an average of 26 years.
Footballer Rohan Ince has been cleared of hitting a bouncer with a glass bottle. The 24-year-old Brighton & Hove Albion player was accused of attacking Gregor Jurcic, 27, outside Atik nightclub in Windsor on Christmas Day 2015.
The father of former Hearts footballer Ryan McGowan has been found guilty of a 1999 murder after being extradited to Scotland from Australia.
Two footballers branded rapists by a judge in a civil action have begun an appeal which could lead to a full legal challenge against the finding.
THE COLLECTIVE WILL of Slaughtneil, and the individual brilliance of Chrissy McKaigue, drove the Derry and Ulster champions to a stunning upset over St Vincent's to advance to the AIB All-Ireland club football final.
She seemed to take it in good spirits, applauding when a footballer bowed low to her husband before approaching her. The president also appeared to be laughing with the footballers. In December ordinary Cameroonians started seeing if they could get any ...
Both the boys and girls Pearl River High School soccer teams recognized their seniors at a recent game. The seniors were escorted by their parents or guardians and were honored during a ceremony at the last home soccer game for this season.
FOOTIE star Neymar's gorgeous ex is rumoured to have found a new love - a Turkish businessman who reportedly sells missiles. Model Soraja Vucelic is only following three people on her Instagram account, fuelling claims she is going out with one of them ...
A former football player who played for Colombia's national team in the 1990s has been charged with drug trafficking. Diego Leon Osorio, 46, is accused of trying to smuggle more than 1kg (two pounds) of cocaine to Spain concealed in his underwear ...
When more than 50 soccer players at the University of Washington were diagnosed with cancer, assistant head coach of the women's soccer team, Amy Griffin, grew suspicious.
Disgraced ex-England footballer Adam Johnson has launched a second legal bid against his conviction for sex acts with a 15-year-old girl.
The caption read: "Absolutely devastated as a family about the news today about Louis, remember a cracking footballer for the school, holidaying with the family in Ibiza & staying over for his & James' birthday.
HE'S currently without a club after Gillingham FC didn't renew his contract, so what better time for footballer Jamie O'Hara to take on a new challenge than the start of 2017.
After a list of soccer players with cancer prompted an investigation, the state found nothing unusual -- but one coach still thinks the cancer might be linked to ...
'Mummy and baby doing great!': Rebekah Vardy gives birth to footballer Jamie's third child. The wife of Jamie Vardy is "doing well" after giving birth on Saturday evening.
A mum who was forced to tears after a grilling by Piers Morgan over her parenting dressed up as disgraced footballer Adam Johnson's teenage victim and tweeted a picture to his ex-fiance.
They just started following each other last week, and now it looks as though Perrie Edwards has gone public with her new boyfriend Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain .
Little Mix's Perrie Edwards has sent fans into a frenzy by appearing to subtly confirm her romance with footballer Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.
The family of a former junior footballer who was killed in Leith on New Year's Day have paid tribute to the "fantastic and loving dad".
A new book reveals the story of England's first Asian player Frank Soo from Liverpool.
HE'S currently without a club after Gillingham FC didn't renew his contract, so what better time for footballer Jamie O'Hara to take on a new challenge than the start of 2017.
Teen charged with murdering former junior footballer Shaun Woodburn in Edinburgh street attack. A 16-year-old has appeared in court charged with the murder of Shaun Woodburn and has been remanded in custody.
A footballer has told how he had to walk over piles of bodies with his girlfriend slung over his shoulder to escape the murderous rampage of a terrorist dressed as Santa who burst into a packed nightclub on New Year's Eve.


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