Category : Citizen Sports

Sports / Citizen Sports - 13 hours ago

Lampard criticises France’s handling of Kante

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has criticised France’s handling of an injury that has ruled N’Golo Kante out of the Londoners’ Premier League clash at home to Newcastle United on Saturday. Lampard told reporters on Friday that midfielder Kante, who ha...

Sports / Citizen Sports - 15 hours ago

Ashley Cole joins Chelsea coaching staff

Ashley Cole has joined former team-mate Frank Lampard in Chelsea’s coaching staff, where he will be working with the U15s. Cole announced his retirement from professional football in September at the age of 38 following a successful 20-year pla...

Sports / Citizen Sports - 17 hours ago

Barca, Real Madrid ‘El Clasico’ postponed

Barcelona’s Oct. 26 La Liga soccer match at home to Real Madrid has been postponed over security concerns amid violent political demonstrations in Catalonia, the Spanish soccer federation (RFEF) said in on Friday. Following huge demonstrations over t...

Sports / Citizen Sports - 19 hours ago

INEOS boss Ratcliffe banking on youth at Nice

Nice owner Jim Ratcliffe is looking to put the French side on the European map but he is not willing to overspend, instead banking on the club becoming an incubator of talent to reach his goal. Ratcliffe, one of Britain’s richest people, owns the Ine...

Sports / Citizen Sports - 21 hours ago

UEFA bans Ajax fans for trip to Chelsea

Ajax Amsterdam have been banned from selling tickets to their fans for next month’s Champions League game at Chelsea following crowd trouble in their match at Valencia, European soccer’s governing body UEFA has said. UEFA fined Ajax Sh5.8m due to the...

Sports / Citizen Sports - 21 hours ago

Tiger Woods targeting Tokyo Olympics

Golfing great Tiger Woods is targeting the Tokyo Olympics as he seeks to add another glittering chapter to his storied career. Golf returned to the Games in 2016 after a 112-year absence but Woods, who dominated the sport in the first decade of the 2...

Sports / Citizen Sports - 1 day ago

La Liga renew efforts to host game in America

Spain’s La Liga has renewed its efforts to host a league game in Miami, officially requesting a change of venue for December’s fixture between Villarreal and Atletico Madrid. The request, made to Spain’s football federation (RFEF), follows the league...

Sports / Citizen Sports - 1 day ago

Broke KPL pleads to be rescued by the Govt

The Kenyan Premier League (KPL) Ltd has lodged a formal request to the Government for financial aid as the cash strain that has gripped the country’s top flight league hits harder. The appeal comes amid intensified calls to have KPL suspended o...

Sports / Citizen Sports - 1 day ago

Brazilian lawmaker seeks to ban VAR

Brazilian league leaders Flamengo may be banned from using football’s Video Assistant Referee (VAR) if an angry politician’s proposals gain favour in the Rio de Janeiro city council. Antonio de Azevedo wants to ban VAR in the state because he says it...

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