Despite FIFA ticket boast, most World Cup games not sold out

 NICE, France (AP) — FIFA says 14 of 52 Women’s World Cup games have sold out, a month after boasting only a “few matches” still had tickets available. The governing body provided ticketing details in response to questions from The Associated Press. Of the nine games in the opening four days of the tournament, the […]

'An incredible win and a horrible loss': Scenes from an unforgettable Game 5

TORONTO — Bill Russell was in the hallway. The trophy was polished. The stage was ready to be rolled out. The cameramen had plastic over their gear. The champagne was on ice. The team doctors’ faces were ashen. The general manager was sobbing. The heroes, the guys who hit the big shots and the man […]

Wentz: Jumped at $128M deal: 'Was a win-win'

Carson Wentz said he believes his $128 million contract extension is a “win-win” for both him and the Philadelphia Eagles. The four-year extension the team announced Thursday lasts through the 2024 season and includes $107.9 million guaranteed, including $66 million due at signing, a source told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. “It’s something both sides wanted to […]

Footy Power Rankings: Who were Europe's 10 best teams this season?

And just like that, another season of European club football is in the books. In the wake of Liverpool’s triumph in the Champions League final, we’re compiling a list of the 10 best sides on the continent in 2018-19. Just missed out: Atletico Madrid 10. Chelsea Shaun Botterill / Getty Images Sport / Getty Final […]

The fiancée of Ronaldo in Madrid as Kim Kardashian

Georgina Rodriguez has lived for almost a year in Turin with Cristiano Ronaldo and her family, but the famous couple often return to Madrid for business reasons. The fiancé of Juventus’ star, this time they were in the Spanish capital to attend a charity evening, organized by Elle. The eyes of the attendees focused on […]

Meet the American actress who ran through Champions

A bikini-worn woman “captured” the green field of “Wanda Metropolitana” stadium in Madrid while playing the first part of the Champions League final between Liverpool and Tottenham. She was running in the field sparked the players and the 68,000 attendees on the stairs of the stadium, while security forces were embarrassed as they were trying […]