EFL matches will not be moved back 24 hours to allow fans to attend

REVEALED: Next Tuesday’s EFL matches will NOT be delayed by 24 hours to take advantage of new rules allowing upto 2,000 fans to attend games in Tier 2 areas Clubs in tier two areas will be allowed 2,000 fans at matches from December 2  EFL bosses met to decide if matches scheduled for December 1 … Read more EFL matches will not be moved back 24 hours to allow fans to attend

Football fans bemoan the North-South divide in new Covid tiers

‘It’s completely unfair!’: Football fans bemoan the North-South divide in new Covid tiers which will see crowds back in London and Liverpool… but locked out in Manchester and Newcastle The government has announced it’s new tier system for coronavirus restrictions A swathe of cities in the north of the country have been placed in the … Read more Football fans bemoan the North-South divide in new Covid tiers

Thirty UK MPs deliver letter to F1 boss Chase Carey urging F1 to ‘put human rights above racing’

Thirty UK MPs deliver letter to F1 boss Chase Carey urging F1 to ‘put people above profit and human rights above racing’ over Bahrain Grand Prix and government’s ‘sportswashing’  Sir Ed Davey and Caroline Lucas are among MPs to have signed the letter The letter urges F1 chief Chase Carey to implement its human rights … Read more Thirty UK MPs deliver letter to F1 boss Chase Carey urging F1 to ‘put human rights above racing’

Wembley Stadium is Britain’s best-loved sporting venue ahead of Lord’s and Wimbledon

Wembley Stadium is Britain’s best-loved sporting venue with almost two-thirds voting for iconic ‘Home of Football’ ahead of Lord’s, Wimbledon, Twickenham and Silverstone… with Man United’s Old Trafford ranking higher than Liverpool’s Anfield! Survey saw 63 per cent of sports fans say Wembley Stadium is one of Britain’s iconic sporting venues Home of England national … Read more Wembley Stadium is Britain’s best-loved sporting venue ahead of Lord’s and Wimbledon

Premier League and EFL are slammed for a ‘lack of leadership’ by Government

Premier League and EFL are slammed for a ‘lack of leadership’ in the ‘fiasco’ over football’s financial bailout as Government rip into the ‘squabbling at the top of the game’ and say they fear clubs will now go out of business DCMS are calling for Premier League and EFL to end ‘current fiasco’ in football  … Read more Premier League and EFL are slammed for a ‘lack of leadership’ by Government

Cash-strapped sports including rugby and racing to be handed a £300m aid package by the Government

EXCLUSIVE: Cash-strapped sports including rugby and racing to be handed a £300m aid package by the Government… but there’s still NO help for professional football By Matt Hughes For The Daily Mail Published: 16:30 GMT, 18 November 2020 | Updated: 16:30 GMT, 18 November 2020 The government are set to announce a £300million aid package … Read more Cash-strapped sports including rugby and racing to be handed a £300m aid package by the Government

England’s 1966 World Cup winners were duped into parading a FAKE trophy

England World Cup winner George Cohen has revealed his shock at learning the players were duped into parading a fake trophy in 1966. Cohen said he had spent the last 54 years believing he was holding the real Jules Rimet Trophy when celebrating with thousands of fans on the night of the victory. The Fulham … Read more England’s 1966 World Cup winners were duped into parading a FAKE trophy

England’s 1966 World Cup winners were duped into parading a FAKE trophy

England World Cup winner George Cohen has revealed his shock at learning the players were duped into parading a fake trophy in 1966. Cohen said he had spent the last 54 years believing he was holding the real Jules Rimet Trophy when celebrating with thousands of fans on the night of the victory. The Fulham … Read more England’s 1966 World Cup winners were duped into parading a FAKE trophy

UK Anti-Doping urge British sports stars to become whistleblowers in fight for clean sport

UK Anti-Doping urge British stars to become whistleblowers in fight for clean competition as part of major new ‘Protect Your Sport’ campaign UK Anti-Doping revealed decline in athletes reporting suspicious behaviour  ‘Protect Your Sport’ campaign urges athletes to come forward with concerns  UKAD conducted 1,532 drug tests from April to September – down from 5,155  … Read more UK Anti-Doping urge British sports stars to become whistleblowers in fight for clean sport

What’s hot? What’s not? – A weekly round up of the ups and downs of the sporting world

What’s hot? What’s not? – A weekly round up of the ups and downs of the sporting world David Marshall’s penalty save against Serbia sent Scotland through to Euro 2021 Jofra Archer was named MVP of the IPL for his work with Rajasthan Royals Former Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah will be appearing on ‘I’m a … Read more What’s hot? What’s not? – A weekly round up of the ups and downs of the sporting world

Manchester United left red-faced as latest financial results are released 24 hours EARLY in error

Manchester United left red-faced as latest financial results are released 24 hours EARLY in error as US company hired by Premier League side published figures during a test run  By Mike Keegan For The Daily Mail Published: 20:14 GMT, 12 November 2020 | Updated: 20:14 GMT, 12 November 2020 Manchester United‘s financial results were released a … Read more Manchester United left red-faced as latest financial results are released 24 hours EARLY in error

EDITOR’S COMMENT: We CANNOT allow the next generation to be lost to sport

Grassroots is the lifeblood of sport and the beating heart of our great nation. Sport is unquestionably vital for physical and mental health. But it also teaches us how to win, lose, lead and work as part of a team. It has the power to bring the very best out of people and provides a … Read more EDITOR’S COMMENT: We CANNOT allow the next generation to be lost to sport

Police open investigation into former Wales international David Cotterill

Police open investigation into former Wales international David Cotterill following accusations that Euro 2016 semi-finalist ‘cheated team-mates out of £400,000’ Ex-midfielder David Cotterill is the subject of a South Wales Police investigation Former Wales winger has been accused of cheating team-mates out of money  It is understood the 32-year-old man owed nearly £400,000 to old … Read more Police open investigation into former Wales international David Cotterill