Tag Archives: football

Atkin Is First Openly Gay English Soccer Player

But when Ryan Atkin steps onto the field at Eastbourne Borough Tuesday, he will become the first openly gay man in English professional soccer a sign of how far the…

Jack Warner questions why U.S. Soccer absolved in Garcia report

Former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner has told The Times that the Garcia report into corruption around the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bids is “not even worth the paper it…

Persepolis held to goalless draw

The photo shows a view of the 2017 AFC Champions League Round of 16 match between Persepolis Football Club (players in red) and Lekhwiya of Qatar at Azadi Stadium, Tehran,…

The Role of Casinos in Sports Team Sponsorship

Today casinos of all sizes are signing sponsorship deals with popular sports teams in order to attract new customers and to promote numerous gaming options. While some major sports leagues…

The African Cup of Nations

Otherwise known as the AFCON (French for Coupe d’Afrique des Nations) competes in Africa and is a main international association of soccer. Founded in 1957, it has been sanctioned by…

Increasing risk with young talent in NFL

Even though teams still crazily jump into the free agency frenzy with big money, many teams still prefer the younger, cheaper talent they can get in the NFL Draft. Aside…