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NHS to use Man City's Etihad Stadium

Sunday  05:30,   29 march 2020

Manchester City's Etihad Stadium will be partially taken over by the NHS to help in the fight against coronavirus . It is understood City will make available their executive boxes and conference rooms with the purpose of helping with the... >>>

Chelsea to consider options over Stamford Bridge redevelopment

Saturday  20:45,   28 march 2020

Planning permission for the development of Stamford Bridge expires on March 31, Chelsea have confirmed.The club had gained permission to expand Stamford Bridge to a 60,000 capacity, though reports on Wednesday suggested the project had been placed... >>>

Raheem Sterling, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and Harry Kane among football's stars taking to social media to urge fans to stay at home and protect the NHS amid the coronavirus outbreak

Saturday  20:11,   28 march 2020

Many of the Premier League stars have posted images and videos to Instagram to spread the message to stay at home and protect the NHS. The return date for the topflight is still unknown.The current Premier League season has been suspended past April >>>

Pedro reveals struggle during separation from children

Saturday  18:25,   28 march 2020

Chelsea star Pedro has opened up on living apart from his children during the coronavirus shutdown. Pedro's children are in his native Spain and the 32-year-old has been unable to travel back to his home country to link up with his family as he... >>>

Coronavirus: Brady admits Liverpool all but own title, reveals West Ham have eight in isolation

Saturday  16:50,   28 march 2020

The Hammers official has conceded the title to Jurgen Klopp's Reds and provided an update on the health of her own playersBrady was criticised earlier this month for suggesting in a newspaper column that the top-flight campaign in... >>>

Bayern dismiss ‘fairytale’ Alaba and Sane swap deal with Man City

Saturday  05:15,   28 march 2020

The idea of arranging a swap deal with the Premier League giants would be like something out of a Brothers Grimm tale, according to the Bayern chiefThe futures of both Bayern utility man Alaba and Manchester City winger Sane remain unclear as the... >>>

Juve star Dybala explains what coronavirus felt like

Saturday  04:50,   28 march 2020

Paulo Dybala has discussed his brush with coronavirus while the Juve star continues his recoveryThe 26-year-old Argentina international announced last week that he and his girlfriend Oriana Sabatini had both tested positive for the... >>>

'I've left the doors open' - Luis Enrique not ruling out Barcelona return

Saturday  04:25,   28 march 2020

The Spain national team boss enjoyed three trophy-laden seasons with the Liga champions and is not against the idea of returning to the club one dayThe 49-year-old followed up spells at Roma and Celta Vigo with a successful stint at Camp Nou, where... >>>

'It was always an easy decision for me': Billy Vunipola confirms he will STAY at Saracens despite relegation over breach of salary cap rules

Saturday  04:10,   28 march 2020

Billy Vunipola has ended speculation about his future by confirming that he will stay at Saracens next season, despite their demotion to the Championship.England's giant No 8 - who is recovering from an arm fracture in January - had reportedly... >>>

How the N.F.L. Draft Process Works From Home

Friday  20:15,   27 march 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has upended much in sports, but with a late summer start to the season five months away, the N.F.L. has been one of the few major professional sports leagues to avoid postponing or canceling games. With little else going on... >>>

Bath join clubs forced to cut pay

Friday  18:40,   27 march 2020

Bath have become the latest Gallagher Premiership club to announce a 25 per cent pay cut for players and staff. Northampton, Harlequins, Wasps, Gloucester, Sale, Leicester, Worcester, Saracens and London Irish have all recently announced similar... >>>

AJ: Becoming Britain's heavyweight star

Friday  17:20,   27 march 2020

AJ. Global sporting superstar. Transcended boxing. There was an afternoon back in July 2016 when I just knew that this was going to happen, writes Adam Smith.There were, of course, moments in previous years. I had heard and seen much of Watford's... >>>

Djokovic pledges 1 million euros to help fight coronavirus in Serbia

Friday  16:15,   27 march 2020

Djokovic pledges 1 million euros to help fight coronavirus in SerbiaThe virus, which emerged in China late last year, has brought sporting events around the world to a halt and killed more than 24,000... >>>

Yorkshire furlough majority of staff

Friday  15:20,   27 march 2020

Yorkshire have furloughed a "large proportion" of staff but say it will help to protect jobs during coronavirus. Read more: All you need to know about the coronavirus outbreakThe club are continuing to operate with skeleton staff during the lockdown >>>

Football coach Michel Hidalgo, who led France to glory at Euro 1984, dies at 87

Friday  15:10,   27 march 2020

Michel Hidalgo, who died on Thursday aged 87, will forever be remembered in France as the manager who led Les Bleus to their first major trophy at the European championship in 1984. The former player and manager died in the southern city of... >>>