Tag Archives: football

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…

5 soccer players with addictions

Connection between football and gambling Recently, scientists have found out that popularisation of poker, as well as online slot machines, is strongly connected with footballers’ success. The whole range of…

Abuse in English Soccer Exposed

Former English soccer players who were subjected to years of sexual abuse by youth team coaches entrusted with their care are breaking cover to expose the game’s dark secrets. The…