European football’s ruling body UEFA has decided to remove the away goals rule from all its men’s, women’s and youth club competitions as of the qualifying phases for the 2021-22 season, it said on Thursday.
Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo equalled the international scoring record of 109 goals from Iran’s Ali Daei on Wednesday.
UEFA has launched an investigation into possible violations of coronavirus regulations by North Macedonia at Euro 2020.
North Macedonia’s final game at Euro 2020 against the Netherlands on Monday will mark the international retirement of Goran Pandev, the veteran captain has confirmed.
Olympic champion Ryan Crouser on Friday bettered the 31-year-old shot put world record to 23.37 metres at the United States trials for the Tokyo Games.
UEFA insists it is “confident” the Euro 2020 final can take place at Wembley Stadium amid reports the governing body is concerned about quarantine measures.
Ukraine boosted their chances of reaching the last 16 at Euro 2020 with a 2-1 win which left tournament debutants North Macedonia on the brink of going out on Thursday.
Two days after the Copa America kicked off, the South American football tournament has already recorded dozens of coronavirus cases, sports newspaper Lance reported on Tuesday, citing Brazil’s Health Ministry.
Novak Djokovic fought from two sets down for the first time in a grand slam final to win the French Open 6-7 (6-8), 2-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 against Stefanos Tsitsipas on Sunday and move within one of a record-equaling 20 titles at the majors.
Christian Eriksen is in “stable” condition after he collapsed during Denmark’s Euro 2020 opener against Finland, the Danish football federation (DBU) said on Sunday.
Rafael Nadal was beaten for just the third time at the French Open as Novak Djokovic won an extraordinary French Open semi-final on a Friday night of sporting drama at Roland Garros.
Disciplinary proceedings against Barcelona, Juventus and Real Madrid for their involvement in the European Super League have been halted.
Nikola Jokic is the NBA MVP [most valuable player] for 2020-21 after earning 91 first-place votes and 971 total points.
Despite dominating his third NBA season, Luka Doncic was the seventh-highest paid Maverick and the 148th-highest paid player in the league last year.
Lukas Nmecha scored the trophy-winning goal as Germany beat Portugal 1-0 in the European Under-21 Championship final.
Roger Federer survived a soulless late-night scrap with German Dominik Koepfer to reach the fourth round of the French Open – then admitted he could pull out of the tournament with Wimbledon in mind.
For 39 minutes, everything teetered.
Around 10,000 volunteers for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics have quit, Japanese organizers confirmed on Wednesday.
The upcoming Copa America tournament will be played in Brazil, the South American football confederation CONMEBOL said on Monday after original hosts Argentina and Colombia were dropped.
Thomas Tuchel was delighted to make the best possible first impression with Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich and suggested Saturday’s Champions League final win over Manchester City had already secured him a longer-term stay at Stamford Bridge.
Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer are all in the same half of the draw for the French Open beginning on Sunday.
Villarreal goalkeeper Geronimo Rulli made the difference in an astonishing 11-10 penalty shoot-out victory in the Europa League final against Manchester United on Wednesday as the Yellow Submarine claimed their first-ever major honour.
Christophe Galtier has announced he is leaving his role as Lille head coach after guiding the club to a shock Ligue 1 title.