Day: July 3, 2018

Petra Kvitova beaten in Wimbledon opener

Two-time champion Petra Kvitova was eliminated from Wimbledon in the first round by world No 50 Aliaksandra Sasnovich. The 2011 and 2014 winner Kvitova was shocked 6-4 4-6 6-0 to continue a terrible run of form at Grand Slams. She has gone out before the quarter-finals in five of her last six Grand Slams, dating […]

Gabi to leave Atletico Madrid for Qatar side Al-Sadd

Long-time Atletico Madrid captain Gabi announced on Tuesday that he will join Al Sadd in Qatar after 11 years in the Spanish capital. The 34-year-old is reportedly set to sign a two-year deal with Al-Sadd, with the option of a further year. Having come through the youth system at Atletico, Gabi spent four years at […]

WATCH: Colombia v England – The Football Social

The Football Social’s World Cup special is back as England take on Colombia in a crunch knockout clash – join us for bags of fun and analysis. Former England striker Emile Heskey is our guest for the Moscow showdown, where victory would send Gareth Southgate’s side to the quarter-finals. There’ll be plenty of chat to […]

UEFA to review Paris Saint-Germain’s FFP case after appeal

UEFA’s recent decision to close an investigation into Paris Saint-Germain’s accounts has effectively been appealed by the chairman of the committee that oversees the Financial Fair Play rules. The French champions were cleared last month of breaking FFP rules, with UEFA warning the Qatari-owned club remained under “close scrutiny”, following an investigation into their finances […]