LGBT

FIFA urged to step up fight against homophobia

Rights groups and football experts call for stronger measures against anti-gay discrimination during matches.

FIFA urged to step up fight against homophobia

Sport

How would a Catalan secession affect FC Barcelona?

Catalonia's bid to break away from Spain throws football club's future in Spanish league into jeopardy.

How would a Catalan secession affect FC Barcelona?

Sport

'No risk' to Qatar 2022 World Cup by Gulf blockade

Qatar 2022 boss says logistical hurdles are being overcome and building work goes on with 'minimal' cost increases.

Gulf blockade 'poses no risk to Qatar World Cup'

Sport

Qatar's beIN calls Saudi to shut down pirate channel

BeIN Media Group demands "beout Q" to stop its activities immediately, adding that it is exploring all legal options.

Qatar's beIN calls on Saudi to shut down pirate channel

Opinion

US Soccer: Not a progressive bastion

Football is known as a 'progressive' sport in the US, yet the federation's national anthem protest ban is anything but.

Sean Jacobs

by Sean Jacobs
- Aubrey Bloomfield

Sean Jacobs

Football

Mexico football star Marquez sanctioned for drug ties

The national team's captain is among 22 people sanctioned by the US for alleged ties to a drug-trafficking organisation.

Mexico football star Marquez sanctioned for drug ties

Football

What could you buy for Neymar's transfer fee?

The Brazilian's $263m move to Paris Saint-Germain set a record and has people wondering what such a sum could buy.

What you could buy for Neymar's PSG transfer fee

Football

Neymar signs PSG deal to complete world record transfer

The forward joins Paris Saint-Germain from Barcelona for a mind-boggling $263m and reputed weekly salary of $653,000.

Neymar signs PSG deal to complete world record transfer

Sport

Spanish football league delays Neymar record transfer

League officials believe PSG are violating UEFA's financial fair play rules in the transfer from Barcelona.

Spanish La Liga delays Neymar record transfer

Neymar

Footballer Neymar set to complete world record transfer

The Barcelona striker is poised to join French team Paris Saint-Germain for a world record fee of $263m.

Footballer Neymar set to complete world record transfer

Sport

Football: Ronaldo denies tax fraud at court hearing

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo denied hiding millions of euros in income at court hearing on alleged tax evasion.

Football: Ronaldo denies tax fraud at court hearing