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Rose Lavelle and Alex Morgan lead “American invasion” of English football

Rose Lavelle and Alex Morgan lead “American invasion” of English football

The “Manchester Derby” between Manchester United and Manchester City usually determines if the city is red or blue. But now the city is fully red, white and blue with the arrival of four members of the 2019 Women’s World Cup winning USWNT side in Manchester. Tobin Heath and Christen Press are at Manchester United while…MORE

AC Milan star Zlatan Ibrahimovic tests positive for Covid-19

AC Milan star Zlatan Ibrahimovic tests positive for Covid-19

Soccer star Zlatan Ibrahimovic has become the latest global athlete to test positive for Covid-19. The striker made the announcement on Twitter, writing that he tested negative on Wednesday but positive on Thursday, ahead of a Europa League match against Bodø/Glimt. “No symptoms what so ever,” the ever confident star said. “Covid had the courage…MORE

Australian cricket legend Dean Jones dies aged 59

Australian cricket legend Dean Jones dies aged 59

Former Australia cricketer Dean Jones has died of cardiac arrest at the age of 59, Indian broadcaster Star India confirmed in a statement on Thursday. Jones, considered to be one of the greatest batsmen of his generation, had been commentating on the Indian Premier League (IPL) in Mumbai and his sudden death prompted tributes from…MORE

Actors Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney in talks to invest in Welsh soccer team

Actors Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney in talks to invest in Welsh soccer team

It seems a script you simply couldn’t write. Actors Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney have been named as potential investors in Wrexham AFC, a Welsh soccer team currently playing in English football’s fifth tier. The club’s supporters trust confirmed that Reynolds, known for appearing in blockbusters such as “Deadpool,” and McElhenney — co-creator and star…MORE

Bryson DeChambeau added 40 pounds to boost game. This is what he ate

Bryson DeChambeau added 40 pounds to boost game. This is what he ate

Bryson DeChambeau’s physical transformation has been remarkable in 2020. What’s equally remarkable is how quickly he’s started to reap major rewards. The American bulked up — he added 40 pounds of muscle — during golf’s hiatus, allowing him to hit the ball further and test golf’s boundaries. “Gaining strength, gaining distance, there’s a tremendous advantage…MORE