Category Archives: Football

18Dec/16

Manchester City come from behind to beat Arsenal 2-1

Arsenal hold lead until the break but City fire in two goals to seize second place in Premier League and tumble Arsenal to fourth.

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12Dec/16

Arsenal get Bayern again, Barcelona meet PSG

Arsenal will face German champions Bayern Munich in the Champions League last-16 for the third time in four seasons, as Paris St Germain draw Barcelona and the holders Real Madrid face Napoli.

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05Dec/16

Launch of support group for soccer abused

A new support group for soccer players abused as youngsters is formed by three former professionals.
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29Nov/16

Chelsea announces investigation of former employee

Chelsea retains services of independent law firm to investigate an employee of the club in the 1970s, who has since died.

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29Nov/16

Chapecoense soccer team in plane crash in Colombia

The Brazilian league soccer team Chapecoense are among 81 people aboard an aircraft that has crashed near Medellin in Colombia.

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29Nov/16
Theo van Seggelen, Secretary General of FIFPro

Worldwide soccer players face modest wages, late payment and initimidation shows survey

The world soccer players’ union FIFPro publishes a survey that highlights low wages, few holidays and other poor working conditions faced by players around the world.

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27Nov/16
Gresty Road, the long-term home of Crewe Alexandra

More British footballers speak out in sex abuse allegations

More English football players talk about their sexual abuse experiences as young boys, with one accusing clubs of covering up a paedophile ring.

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