West Ham footballer Zouma handed community service for cat cruelty

West Ham footballer Zouma handed community service for cat cruelty

Issued on: 06/01/2022 – 12:11 West Ham defender Kurt Zouma was on Wednesday ordered to carry out 180 hours of community service after he admitted kicking and slapping his pet cat. A judge at Thames Magistrates Court in east London also banned the 27-year-old France international from keeping cats for five years. Zouma triggered international … Read more

Daniel Jones on return to injury, adapting to new Giants coach

Daniel Jones on return to injury, adapting to new Giants coach

Daniel Jones says he will be ready to play. The Giants are banking on him playing much better. Coming off the neck injury that sidelined him for the final six games of last season, Jones expects to be on the field “feeling good” at practice later this month, and to gain medical clearance for contact … Read more

USMNT Mexico pre-World Cup plans take shape with Nations League draw

USMNT Mexico pre-World Cup plans take shape with Nations League draw

The United States men’s national team will play against El Salvador and Grenada in CONCACAF Nations League group stage action as part of the USMNT’s run-up to the 2022 World Cup in November. – 2022 World Cup finals bracket and fixtures– Stream ESPN FC Daily on ESPN+ (US only)– Don’t have ESPN? Get instant access … Read more

Chelsea 1-4 Brentford: Thiago Silva’s wife issues a fiery defense of her husband after criticism

Thiago Silva during Chelsea's loss to Brentford

‘He’s not a machine… respect him!’: Chelsea star Thiago Silva’s wife issues a FIERY defense of her husband in ANOTHER controversial social media video after a commentator criticized him for ‘not attacking enough’ during Brentford defeat Chelsea were thrashed 4-1 in their derby encounter with Brentford on Saturday Thiago Silva was one of several Blues … Read more

Chelsea’s season in doubt on and off the field as Brentford find historic win, Christian Eriksen goal

Chelsea's season in doubt on and off the field as Brentford find historic win, Christian Eriksen goal

LONDON, England — In the space of 10 minutes, Chelsea went from being in the familiar position of a goal to the good at home, to wondering if their season is going to unravel. Antonio Rudiger’s wondergoal at the start of the second half brought relief at Stamford Bridge, but it was only a momentary … Read more

FIFA World Cup draw: Spain and Germany to face off in mouth-watering group stage match

FIFA World Cup draw: Spain and Germany to face off in mouth-watering group stage match

Group E is undoubtedly the most intriguing, with the Spanish and Germans joined by Japan and either Costa Rica or New Zealand, with their deciding playoff match scheduled for June 13 or 14. Germany will certainly be hoping the match will be nothing like the previous meeting between the two nations, as Spain ran riot … Read more

USMNT World Cup group draw: US reacts to getting England, Iran

USMNT World Cup group draw: US reacts to getting England, Iran

There were three Concacaf qualifiers in three countries across seven days, a pair of red-eye flights, a long coaches meeting in Qatar, FIFA’s pomp and cringe and then multiple media interviews. That’s a lot to endure and absorb. But US coach Gregg Berhalter still had enough energy to revel in Friday’s World Cup draw in … Read more

Harsh spotlight shone on Qatar human rights issues ahead of World Cup as Norwegian FA president gives scathing speech

Harsh spotlight shone on Qatar human rights issues ahead of World Cup as Norwegian FA president gives scathing speech

Klaveness’ comments came just a day after worldwide players’ union FIFPRO and a global trade union federation published an open letter that criticized Qatar for continued poor working conditions for migrants in the run-up to December’s tournament, even as it noted some “encouraging signs of progress.” A former player for the Norwegian national team and … Read more

Buccaneers new coach Todd Bowles won’t be afraid to talk offense

Buccaneers new coach Todd Bowles won't be afraid to talk offense

TAMPA, Fla. — Todd Bowles earned his way in the NFL on the defensive side of the ball. He’s not afraid to talk offence. The new head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers won’t be shy about sharing his ideas with offensive coordinator Byron Leftwich and quarterback Tom Brady. “I’m the head coach. I get … Read more

Teams, pots, groups: The Qatar 2022 World Cup draw explained | Qatar 2022 News

Teams, pots, groups: The Qatar 2022 World Cup draw explained |  Qatar 2022 News

Twenty-nine participants, including the hosts, have already been confirmed, while the remaining three will be finalized by June this year. The final draw for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 will take place in Doha on Friday. The 32-team football event will kick off in Qatar on November 21, with the final taking place on … Read more