EFL calls government position on fans in stadiums ‘frustrating and perplexing’

Fans have not been allowed into stadiums for the majority of EFL matches since MarchThe English Football League says the government’s position on fans not being allowed into stadiums is “frustrating and perplexing”.Plans to allow fans into grounds were rolled back earlier in October due to newly applied coronavirus restrictions.The restrictions have been criticised, however,…

England women’s friendly with Germany off because of positive coronavirus test

The friendly was set to mark the beginning of Phil Neville’s final year in charge of the women’s national teamEngland women’s friendly with Germany on Tuesday has been cancelled after a member of the team’s backroom staff tested positive for coronavirus.The Football Association has taken the decision as a precautionary measure.The Lionesses, whose last international…

Raheem Sterling: Man City forward plans new foundation to help disadvantaged children

Raheem Sterling has been involved in many community projects throughout his careerManchester City forward Raheem Sterling is planning to create a foundation aimed at helping improve the social mobility of disadvantaged young people.The Sunday Times reportedexternal-link Sterling was still working on the details of the project, but that the England player was likely to contribute…

Donald Trump mocks Joe Biden’s drive-in events as ‘tiny’ compared to his rallies

President Donald Trump criticized Joe Biden as a ‘worn out politician’ as he kicked off a series of campaign rallies in critical battleground states on Saturday.He mocked his Democratic rival for holding drive-in rallies instead of traditional ones during the coronavirus pandemic.  ‘People in cars – I don’t get it. I’ve never seen so few cars,’…

Reps South East caucus warn against ethnicising of #EndSARS protest

By Tony Akowe, Abuja The South East Caucus of the House of Representatives on Saturday warned against attempt to pin the ENDSARS protest which has led to destruction of property in part of the country on a particular region of the country or a religious or political group, saying doing so would be missing the…

Mihajlovic: ‘Bologna play well, get zero points’

Sinisa Mihajlovic was again left frustrated with his Bologna side after a 2-1 defeat to Lazio. ‘We play well and end up with zero points.’ Luis Alberto and Ciro Immobile got the decisive goals at the Stadio Olimpico, with Lorenzo De Silvestri’s strike…

End SARS: Ohanaeze youths give update on alleged plot to attack, evict Igbos from Lagos

The apex body of Yoruba youths, Yoruba Council of Youths Worldwide (YCYW) and its counterpart in the South East, the Ohanaeze Youth Council Worldwide, OYC, yesterday, had a virtual meeting following the uprising in Lagos State. The Yoruba youth body dissociates itself from the purported planned attack and eviction of Ndigbo from Lagos. One Adeyinka…

Highlights: Genoa 0-2 Inter

It took a moment of magic from Romelu Lukaku to batter down the Genoa defences, Danilo D’Ambrosio securing the 2-0 Inter victory late on. Antonio Conte showed patience to find a way through the Grifone, who held out strong for the entire first half.