Category: International Sports

General
Frank Lampard Announced as Derby County Boss

Chelsea legend Frank Lampard has been appointed manager of Derby County, the club announced on Thursday morning. The 39-year-old has signed a three-year deal with the Pride Park outfit, tying him to the club until 2021. The midfield icon, who counts three Premier League titles, four FA Cups and a Champions League title amongst his […]

8,578 total views, 2 views today

Africa
Cyclone Times Sports
Egyptian Lawyer Files €1 bn Lawsuit Against Ramos

An Egyptian lawyer has launched a €1 billion (£873m/$1.2bn) lawsuit against Sergio Ramos after Liverpool and Egypt star Mohamed Salah was injured in a challenge with the Real Madrid captain during Saturday’s Champions League final. Salah landed heavily on his left shoulder after grappling with Ramos during the Kiev showpiece and ligament damage around the […]

7,851 total views, 2 views today

International Sports
OFFICIAL: Brazil Announce Squad for World Cup

Danilo and Taison have joined Neymar in Brazil’s squad for World Cup 2018. In February, coach Tite confirmed 16 of the 23 he would take to Russia, though last week he was dealt a blow as right-back Dani Alves was forced to rule himself out of contention with a serious knee injury. The PSG man’s […]

9,553 total views, 1 views today

International Sports
Neymar ‘tells Paris Saint-Germain team-mates he won’t return after the World Cup’ as talk of a mega-money move to Real Madrid continues

Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar has told his team-mates that he won’t return to the club after the World Cup. The winger, who hasn’t played since February because of a fractured metatarsal, has been heavily linked with a move away from PSG in recent months, with Real Madrid cited as an increasingly likely destination. There have also been claims that he […]

10,614 total views, 1 views today

International Sports
Arsene Wenger tribute ‘Adieu Arsene’ to air this Sunday

Arsene Wenger salutes the Arsenal crowd after his last game at the Emirates A Sky Sports documentary looking back at Arsene Wenger’s 22-year Arsenal reign will air this Sunday. The show will feature interviews with Ray Parlour, Thierry Henry and Ian Wright, stalwarts of the early Wenger era, as well as current midfielder Jack Wilshere. […]

6,191 total views, 6 views today

International Sports
The secrets behind the Real Madrid striker’s incredible physique

It makes for a challenging game of spot the difference. Two pictures of Cristiano Ronaldo celebrating penalties — one in the 2014 Champions League final and the other against Juventus on Wednesday. Time waits for no man unless, it seems, that man is Ronaldo. At the age of 33, the ripped torso is the same now as it was then. There […]

10,113 total views, 8 views today

International Sports
Marin Cilic cruises past Kazakhstan’s Mikhail Kukushkin to send Croatia into Davis Cup semi-final against USA

Marin Cilic put away Mikhail Kukushkin 6-1 6-1 6-1 on Sunday to send Croatia into the Davis Cup semi-finals. Cilic clinched the quarter-final against Kazakhstan 3-1 on indoor clay after the two-hour match — the easiest of his three career wins over Kukushkin. Twenty-nine-year-old Cilic did not serve to his usual standard but saved all […]

6,685 total views, 6 views today

International Sports
Man United star Ander Herrera denies intentionally spitting on Man City crest during Saturday’s derby

Manchester United star Ander Herrera has denied spitting intentionally on the Manchester City crest as he left the field at half-time during Saturday’s derby. Footage showed the Spanish midfielder spitting on the badge, which is located on the turf just outside the player tunnel at the Etihad Stadium. City believe Herrera spat on the badge on […]

7,006 total views, 9 views today

International Sports
Sebastian Vettel wins incident-packed Bahrain Grand Prix as Lewis Hamilton finishes third

Formula One again revealed its capacity to defy a prognosis of death by tedium with an incident-rich Bahrain Grand Prix won dramatically by Sebastian Vettel on tyres as thin as tissue. It also threw up a wince-inducing injury to a Ferrari mechanic, prompted Lewis Hamilton to call Max Verstappen a ‘d***head’ and turned what was […]

6,597 total views, 1 views today