France’s Amandine Henry vies for the ball with Brazil’s players during their Women’s World Cup match on Sunday. Agence France-Presse
Australia on Monday appointed ex-England bowling coach Troy Cooley for their upcoming Ashes series as they bid to win the urn on away soil for the first time in 18 years.
Peru failed to capitalise on a ten-man Brazil 20 minutes from time — after Gabriel Jesus was sent off for a second yellow — leaving Tite’s charges holding on to win the Copa America 3-1 in front of boisterous home fans on Sunday.
Following claims by Lionel Messi that the Copa America had been ‘fixed’ so the hosts would win, Tite — coach of champions Brazil — told the Argentina captain to show some respect.
Ghantoot A, Abu Dhabi, RA Noon and Ankora have punched their tickets to the semi-finals of the Sultan Bin Zayed Cup following an exciting final round of qualification matches.
Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho heaped praise on Gareth Bale after the Welsh winger scored in Monday’s 4-1 victory at Wycombe Wanderers in the FA Cup fourth round. Bale started for the first time since Dec. 23 and netted the equaliser
Thomas Tuchel is set to be the next high-profile coach to become Chelsea manager several years after he first spoke with them about the job. The 47-year-old German will be the 15th change of manager since Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich bought
English Ryder Cup pair Tyrrell Hatton and Justin Rose are fully focused on the task in hand at this week’s Dubai Desert Classic -- with Rose making his first appearance since 2009 and Hatton looking to make up for lost time having missed last year’s