Nasser el Khelaifi and Antero Henrique

Paris Saint Germain football club


Yulia Stepanova, whistle blower

‘Russia’s doping “culture” will take years to change, regardless of the nation’s ban from the Winter Olympics.’ 

Vitaly Stepanov, a former employee of the Russian anti-doping agency RUSADA, who  helped expose massive doping problems in Russia in 2014 with his athlete wife Yulia Stepanova.

Sweden knock Italy out of World Cup qualifying

For the first time since 1958 and only the second time ever, the Italian national team will not qualify for the World Cup.

Study for Patrice Evra

Study for Patrice Evra
Former Manchester United star Evra lost his cool and punted a supporter around the side of the head.
Patrice Evra has left Marseille by mutual consent and been banned from Uefa competition for the rest of the season for kicking one of his own fans.

Didier Deschamps and Karim Benzema

"I only make sporting choices based on asking myself if they are in the interest of the France team. The institution is above everything." Didier Deschamps

Usain Bolt, in a farewell, takes third in the 100 meters at world championships

Justin Gatlin, won the 100 meters in a time of 9.92 seconds. Usain Bolt, finished third in 9.95, a hundredth of a second behind Christian Coleman.

Gare du Nord Paris train station to get €600m facelift

Paris Nord train station , the busiest railway station and the largest subway underground complex in Europe is regularly derided for its confusing layout, poor cleanliness, lack of facilities and profusion of pickpockets.

Ronaldo, Mourinho in ‘tax evasion, money laundering’ claims

In December 2016, Der Spiegel and other partners at the European Investigative Collaborations network began to publish information about tax avoidance by several football stars.