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From Pirlo to no-go: what happened to New York’s era of foreign MLS megastars?

New York has always been Major League Soccer’s toughest nut to crack. Many have believed the USA’s most culturally diverse city could, with the right cultivation, become a hotbed for

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From Telfer to Erasmus: how rugby coaches inspire players to greatness

Rugby is primarily a game of deeds, not words, but there are some stirring exceptions. Fifty years ago this month, for example, a group of players sat in the Park

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Hansi Flick to take over as Germany manager after Euro 2020

Hansi Flick has signed a contract to take charge of Germany after the European Championships, succeeding Joachim Löw. Flick, an assistant to Löw until 2014, led Bayern Munich to six

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Strikeouts fests to old fans: How existential are the existential threats to MLB?

The problems with Major League Baseball can perhaps best be summed up by an anecdote from the NBA. When the news broke that famous (and infamous) New York Yankees slugger

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The Essex village cricket club going in to bat against climate crisis

With 2020 the joint hottest year on record, extreme weather events stoking up and a plethora of bad new stories in he past few weeks – the Greenland ice sheet

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Aaron Rodgers breaks silence on Packers rift: ‘It’s about character and culture’

Aaron Rodgers broke his silence on his rift with the Green Bay Packers on Monday night during an appearance on ESPN. Last month, reports emerged that the league’s reigning MVP

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Ben White and Alexander-Arnold in England’s provisional Euro 2020 squad

Trent Alexander-Arnold has been given a chance to revive his international career after being named in England’s 33-man provisional squad for Euro 2020, while Everton’s Ben Godfrey and Brighton’s Ben

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