UEFA’s Platini in court for crucial hearingMichel Platini, the suspended UEFA chief, arrived Friday at the Court of Arbitration for Sport in the Swiss city of Lausanne to appeal his six-year FIFA ban for ethics…
Syrian refugee carries Olympic flame through AthensA Syrian amputee swimmer ran with the Olympic flame through a refugee camp in Athens on Tuesday to highlight the plight of the million people who fled their homes for Europe…
Hillsborough stadium victims were ‘unlawfully killed’The 96 Liverpool football fans who died in Britain's 1989 Hillsborough football stadium disaster were unlawfully killed, a jury found Tuesday after hearing more than two years of…
Rafael Nadal sues ex-French minister for defamationSpanish tennis superstar Rafael Nadal said on Monday he had filed a lawsuit in Paris against former French sports minister Roselyne Bachelot after she alleged he had hidden a…
All Blacks great Carter steers Parisians to Europe Cup finalDan Carter hailed rival fly-half Owen Farrell as a "great competitor" ahead of their expected clash in next month's European Champions Cup final.
Di Grassi wins all-electric 'Formula E' race in ParisLucas di Grassi clinched his third win of the Formula E season at the inaugural Paris street circuit race on Saturday to stretch his lead at the top of the drivers' standings.
Ten-man PSG beat Lille to retain French League Cup titleAngel Di Maria scored with his side down to 10 men as Paris Saint-Germain beat Lille 2-1 in the French League Cup final at the Stade de France on Saturday, to remain on course…
Marseille beats Sochaux to reach French Cup finalCrisis-hit Marseille beat second-tier Sochaux 1-0 on Wednesday to set up a French Cup final date with arch rivals Paris Saint-Germain, just a day after dismissing coach Michel.
Russia’s anti-doping lab's status revokedThe World Anti-Doping Agency on Friday revoked the accreditation of the Moscow Antidoping Center, another blow to Russia's scandal-ridden athletics federation.
City-Real, Atletico-Bayern in Champions League semi-finalsPep Guardiola avoided his future employers as Manchester City were on Friday drawn to play Real Madrid in the semi-finals of the Champions League while Atletico Madrid will face…
PSG out of Champions League after City defeatManchester City reached the Champions League semi-finals for the first time after Kevin De Bruyne's fine 76th-minute goal earned them a 1-0 win over Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday.
How football helped liberate Algeria from FranceIn 1958 a small group of professional Algerian footballers risked their careers, their livelihoods and even their freedom to play a small but significant role in the country’s…