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U.S. Fund in Talks to Buy Bordeaux Football Club

The owners of French club Bordeaux are reported to be in advanced talks to sell the Ligue 1 outfit to a U.S. investment fund, according to regional daily Sud Ouest.

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It's a Boy for Schweinsteiger and Ivanovic

Former Germany football captain Bastian Schweinsteiger and one-time world tennis number one Ana Ivanovic were celebrating the birth of their first child at the weekend.

"Welcome to the world our little boy! We are so happy," the footballer wrote on his Instagram account beneath a snap of the baby's feet, which look tiny beside the couple's hands.

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Man Utd Extend Young's Contract to 2019

Manchester United triggered a one-year contract extension clause on Monday to retain the services of utility man Ashley Young until 2019.

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Russia's Football Doctor Says Players Cleanest in World

Russia's World Cup team doctor claimed on Monday that his country's domestic football leagues were cleaner than any other sport on the planet.

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Liverpool Star Salah is 'Indescribable' Says Gomez

Mohamed Salah has been hailed as "indescribable" by Liverpool team-mate Joe Gomez after the Egypt winger maintained his incredible debut season with a four-goal spree against Watford.

Salah became the first Liverpool player since Luis Suarez in December 2013 against Norwich to score four times in a game as Watford were crushed 5-0 at Anfield on Saturday.

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Tributes to 'Inspiration' Hawking as Curtain Falls on Paralympics

The Pyeongchang Winter Paralympics closed Sunday with a dazzling ceremony featuring light shows, dancing and music, as well as tributes to late wheelchair-bound British physicist Stephen Hawking as an "inspiration".

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F1 Champ Hamilton Not Close to 'Final Chapter'

Lewis Hamilton has vowed to reign supreme in Formula One for years to come as the world champion prepares for the start of the new season next weekend.

British star Hamilton is reportedly ready to sign a new contract with Mercedes, which could earn him up to £40 million ($55 million) per year and solidify his position as British sport's highest earner.

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Outbursts Only Increase Pressure on Defiant Mourinho

First came the impassioned defence of his record as Manchester United manager, then a stinging rebuke of his players' "lack of personality" to meet the demands of the 20-time English champions from Jose Mourinho.

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FIFA Lifts Three-Decade Ban on Iraq Hosting International Matches

FIFA has lifted its three-decade ban on Iraq hosting international football, a move hailed by the country's sports authorities on Saturday as a boost for its most popular game.

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Liverpool Draw City, Real and Juve in Champions League Rematch

Manchester City will face Liverpool in a mouthwatering all-English Champions League quarter-final while Juventus have a chance to gain revenge on holders Real Madrid in a repeat of last year's final.

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