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Prosecutors urge conviction in FIFA trial

US prosecutors urged a New York jury to convict three wealthy South American former soccer officials "on all counts" in the face of "overwhelming" evidence, delivering closing arguments Wednesday at Read More

World Cup travel no worry for England boss Southgate

England manager Gareth Southgate is not fazed at the prospect of having to travel thousands of kilometres across Russia during the group stage of next year's World Cup. His side Read More

Messi to end career at Barca after extending deal to 2021

Lionel Messi hopes to end his career at Barcelona after ending months of speculation on Saturday by signing a contract extension to 2021, sealing an agreement reached in July, the Read More

Batistuta Annoyed Extraterrestrial MESSi Broke his Record

Argentina great Gabriel Batistuta admitted he was annoyed Lionel Messi broke his goalscoring record, but was glad it was surpassed by an "extraterrestrial". Messi broke Batistuta's record of 54 goals Read More

Messi to enter Barcas 600 club

Lionel Messi will celebrate his 600th start for Barcelona on Saturday in what his manager Ernesto Valverde hails as “a monstrous” achievement. The five-time Ballon d'Or winner becomes only the Read More

ISIS poster threatening World Cup terrorist attack depicts Lionel Messi crying blood

ISIS has attempted to instil fear in football fans ahead of next year’s World Cup with a twisted move involving megastar Lionel Messi. Posters issuing direct threats to World Cup Read More

Regal Ronaldo tipped for Best FIFA award

Cristiano Ronaldo's stunning exploits with Real Madrid make him the strong favourite to win the 2017 Best FIFA Men's Player Award at Monday's ceremony in London. The Portuguese superstar, who Read More

South Africa retain top ODI ranking

South Africa sealed a 3-0 series sweep over Bangladesh at home. South Africa have retained the top spot in the MRF Tyres ICC ODI Team Rankings after completing a 3-0 Read More

Bangladesh will need to pull off something special to avoid defeat in third and final ODI

Since Bangladesh have landed on South African shores, everything has gone the home side's way. It won both Tests by massive margins, and has already taken a winning 2-0 lead Read More

South Africa wins second ODI by 104 runs to clinch three-match series.

AB de Villiers smashed a career-best 176 to set up a series-clinching 104-run victory for South Africa in the second One-Day International against Bangladesh at Boland Park in Paarl on Read More