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Ronaldo, Pogba snub sponsors at Euro 2020

(Reuters) – France midfielder Paul Pogba removed a Heineken bottle in front of him at a Euro 2020 news conference, a day after Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo removed two Coca-Cola bottles, sparking a furore among football fans.

Pogba, a practising …

Cypriot sailor wins gold medal in Under 21 European Championship in Montenegro

Cypriot sailor Marilena Makri won the gold medal at the Under 21 European Championship and Open European Trophy 2021 which took place in Tivat, Montenegro. 

Makri had ranked first twice and had finished all races in a better than 5th …

Hummels own goal gifts France 1-0 win over Germany

An own goal by Mats Hummels was enough to give France a 1-0 victory over Germany in their opening Euro 2020 Group F match on Tuesday as the sluggish-looking hosts lost their opening fixture at the European Championship for the …

Record-breaking Ronaldo strikes late as Portugal sink Hungary

Cristiano Ronaldo struck a late double to help holders Portugal get off to a winning start with a 3-0 victory over Hungary in front of a 67,000 crowd on Tuesday as the forward became the all-time leading scorer at European …

Tottenham Hotspur Stadium to open its doors to NHS on Father’s Day

Club to host a mass vaccination clinic alongside a blood donation event, in partnership with the NHS and Haringey Council, on Sunday (20 June)
Anyone in the UK aged 23 and over can now receive a COVID-19 jab – book …

Tsitsipas learned about grandmother’s death five minutes before French Open final

Stefanos Tsitsipas revealed on Monday morning that he learned of his grandmother’s death five minutes before his epic Roland Garros final against Novak Djokovic.

“Five minutes before entering the court my very beloved grandmother lost her battle with life. A …

KOPA League round up

Sunday 13th June 2021
Division One Cup
Semi Final
Komi Kebir 0 Pantel 2
Division Two Cup
Semi Final
Akanthou 4 Nissi 1
Preliminary round
Omonia Youth 2 Panathinaikos 3…

Djokovic beats Tsitsipas to win French Open title

Novak Djokovic fought back from two sets down to beat Greek fifth seed Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-7(6) 2-6 6-3 6-2 6-4 to win the French Open title for the second time on Sunday.

The Serbian world number one increased his Grand …

Eriksen had cardiac arrest but test results are normal, Danish team doctor says

Denmark’s Christian Eriksen suffered a cardiac arrest when he collapsed during his side’s Euro 2020 opening match against Finland, his team’s doctor confirmed on Sunday, but the reason remained unclear.

“He was gone; we did cardiac resuscitation, it was a …

Soccer-England up and running with 1-0 win over toothless Croatia

Raheem Sterling finally found his tournament touch when his 61st-minute goal gave England a deserved 1-0 win over Croatia at Wembley on Sunday as they began a European Championship with a victory for the first time in nine attempts.

Sterling, …