Saturday, 23 January 2021

Diego Simeone 'will sign a new deal at Atletico Madrid until 2024'

Diego Simeone ‘will sign a new deal at Atletico Madrid until 2024 and is prepared take a pay cut on astonishing £28m-a-season salary due to Covid pandemic’, despite hinting at exit after shock Copa del Rey defeat just two weeks ago Diego Simeone could be extending his Atletico Madrid tenure…

AFLW 2021: Carlton, Collingwood prepare for season opener

Carlton star Tayla Harris has been given the all-clear to play in Thursday night’s AFLW season-opener after leaving training early on Saturday. Harris appeared to hurt her knee during a leading drill an hour into the Blues’ session at Ikon Park and headed into the changerooms after a massage on…

Bob Olinger likely to bypass Dublin date

Bob Olinger is set to bypass next month’s Dublin Racing Festival at Leopardstown. Henry de Bromhead’s latest Grade One winner is entered in the Chanelle Pharma Novice Hurdle over two miles. However, given his victory in last week’s Lawlor’s Of Naas Novice Hurdle was his third outing of the season,…

SA tennis tournament slammed for ‘unfair’ ticket purchase system

South Australian tennis enthusiasts have been left “disappointed” after thousands were left in a queue prior to ticket sales for a star studded one-day tournament. Would-be attendees for A Day at the Drive believed tickets would go on sale at 11.30am, with no queue to be formed before that time….

Klopp insists Liverpool transfers discussed daily but signings are not up to him

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has reiterated that he is not in control of transfers at Anfield. Supporters have been crying out for short-term defensive reinforcement with both Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez on the sidelines, despite Joel Matip returning against Burnley. Jamie Carragher said it would be ‘inconceivable’ for…

Marshon Lattimore motivated to continue dominance vs. Bucs WR Mike Evans

Like most players, New Orleans Saints CB Marshon Lattimore takes pride in skills on the football field. But as someone who has grown up in the age of social media, Lattimore isn’t afraid of making his mark there, too, especially when it comes to Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Mike Evans….

Sean Dyche speaks out on Jurgen Klopp tunnel bust-up after Liverpool defeat

Sean Dyche has defended his bust-up with Jurgen Klopp during Burnley’s victory over Liverpool on Thursday evening. The Premier League champions suffered another blow in the title race as Ashley Barnes’ 83rd-minute penalty sealed the win for Dyche’s side at Anfield. The result has ended Liverpool’s 68-game unbeaten run at…