May 4, 2020

Morgan, Rapinoe vow to push forward after legal setback

U.S. women's national soccer team co-captains Alex Morgan and Megan Rapinoe said they were shocked after their team's claims for equal pay were dismissed by a court.
May 4, 2020

Furlough scheme to be wound down as costs are ‘not a sustainable situation’

But Chancellor Rishi Sunak said there would be no 'cliff-edge' cut off for the scheme which sees the Government pay 80% of workers' wages
May 4, 2020

The Eta Aquarids meteor shower will be at its finest tonight

Tonight is the peak for the display
May 4, 2020

Egypt’s Hossam gets life ban for match-fixing

Egyptian Youssef Hossam has been banned from tennis for life after being found guilty of multiple match-fixing and other corruption offences, the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) said on Monday.
May 4, 2020

Sassuolo players run on empty pitches as Serie A training resumes

Sassuolo on Monday became the first Italian top-flight club to resume training following the coronavirus stoppage although it was still a long way from normality with only a handful of players running up and down empty pitches.
May 4, 2020

Hertha Berlin suspend Kalou over handshake video

Bundesliga club Hertha Berlin have suspended forward Salomon Kalou after he posted video on Facebook which showed himself and team mates shaking hands and displaying a casual approach to COVID-19 guidelines.
May 4, 2020

McLaren boss expects to ‘hit a glitch’ in F1 season plans

Formula One can be expected to 'hit a glitch' as the sport tries to complete a 2020 season stalled by the COVID-19 pandemic but 14-15 races looks feasible, McLaren boss Zak Brown said on Monday.
May 4, 2020

NFL: League scraps international series games in 2020 amid COVID-19 pandemic

The NFL said on Monday it decided against holding previously scheduled regular season games in London and Mexico City during the 2020 season because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
May 4, 2020

Portuguese clubs resume training after coronavirus stoppage

Portugal's top flight football clubs, including Porto and Benfica, resumed training on Monday for the first time since the coronavirus stoppage amid plans to restart the top league on May 30.
May 4, 2020

Coronavirus: Food supplier Adelie eyes sale to rival

One of the UK's biggest suppliers of food to coffee shops and supermarkets is in talks with rivals about a rescue takeover.
May 4, 2020

La Liga training to resume this week with season restart in June

Spanish soccer began the path back towards normality on Monday as organisers said clubs would resume training this week for the first time since activity was halted due to the coronavirus pandemic and targeted resuming the season in June.
May 4, 2020

Spanish FA agrees to clubs’ request to play Copa final with spectators

The Spanish soccer association (RFEF) has said it will grant the request of Athletic Bilbao and Real Sociedad to reschedule the postponed Copa del Rey final for when the coronavirus is no longer a threat so the match can be played with spectators.