‘The Olympics are too big and too expensive for the western democracies to host,’ argued Chappelet on the Play the Game forum already in 2012. This is a statement we still hear often nowadays. And yes, unfortunately it is true. The International Olympic Committee is struggling to find host cities
In light of Israel Folau’s homophobic tweets, which could lead him to lose his contract for Rugby Australia, we take a look at other occasions that sports stars put their foot straight in it.
The five-time darts world champion and MBE holder, Eric Bristow lost his lucrative job at Sky
The most recent example of a democratic state that cancelled a bid for the Olympic Games came in November 2018 when Calgary voted against hosting the 2026 Winter Olympics.
Stockholm is still bidding for those Games. It withdrew its bid for the 2022 Games and also the current bid is arguable.
The PNG Football Stadium is located 13,996km from London in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. A stadium that plays host to a nation ranked 180th in the world, who have never qualified for the World Cup and don’t have a professional league. Surely then, it is a place of little
Manchester United have announced they are launching their first ever professional women's team, with their home games to be played at Man Utd’s AON Training Complex.
The Salford based club insist they have applied to the FA for a licence to Join the WSL as early as next season, when
Jamie MacDonald is the face of the new FIFA 18 kit, found in 6000 GameStop stores worldwide. He can do 11,000 kick ups in 90 minutes and his viral skills videos have millions of views on social media. In this interview with Sports Gazette, he opens up about how freestyling
There are no clear-cut “groups of death” in this edition of the greatest show on Earth, and this is exactly the way FIFA wants it. For once, we can all congratulate FIFA for doing something positive for the game. (Too soon?)
If there is any sort of consensus on the toughest