LONDON (AP) — Fulham hired Scott Parker as its fulltime manager on Friday, keeping faith with its former captain even though he failed to keep the team in the Premier League during a three-month...
NFL to play 4 games in London next season, 1 in Mexico City
NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL will play four games in London next season but did not say which would be at Tottenham's delayed new stadium and which would be at Wembley.
The league also said Monday one game will be in Mexico City — Kansas City vs. the Los Angeles Chargers at Azteca Stadium, which hosted games in 2016 and 2017. The Rams and Kansas City were to have played there Nov. 19 but the game was moved to Los Angeles because of poor field conditions.
Sale of Wembley to Jaguars owner survives English FA meeting
LONDON (AP) — American investor Shahid Khan's 600 million pound ($785 million) offer to buy Wembley Stadium survived a meeting of the Football Association's board without being rejected on Thursday.
Prospective Wembley owner Khan wants 2030 World Cup bid
LONDON (AP) — Prospective Wembley owner Shahid Khan wants to host 2030 World Cup matches and has assured the English Football Association the national stadium can remain the centerpiece of major tournaments if the sale is completed.
England has been exploring a bid for the 2030 centenary World Cup but is yet to say if it will challenge the early applicant from maiden host Uruguay, which has launched a joint campaign with Argentina and Paraguay.
LONDON (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shahid Khan is eyeing a stadium deal on NFL draft day: Buying Wembley.
The English Football Association has received an offer from Khan of about 600 million pounds ($840 million) for the national soccer stadium, which would continue to host England games and major cup finals after a sale.
LONDON (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shahid Khan has made an offer to buy Wembley Stadium from the English Football Association, increasing the prospect of an NFL franchise in London.
Wembley has staged regular-season NFL games since 2007 and the Jaguars started playing at the stadium in 2013 — the year Khan bought London soccer club Fulham.
Sadiq Kahn, London mayor, wants Super Bowl, MLB to come to world ‘sporting capital’
Sadiq Khan made his intentions clear: He wants London to attract an NFL franchise and host a Super Bowl.
The mayor of London spoke about sports and the city in an interview with Talksport, a London-based sports radio station and website.
Khan said he was "ambitious" about attracting an NFL franchise to play its eight home games in the English capital.
Naughty Boy's second album was delayed due to naming issues.
The 33-year-old producer has revealed the long-awaited follow-up to his 2013 LP 'Hotel Cabana', which featured the likes of Sam Smith, Ed Sheeran and Emeli Sande, was put back due to a legal challenges over the proposed title, which was too similar to the Now! CDs.
Jaguars donate 1,000 NFL playoff tickets to refugees
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The owner of the Jacksonville Jaguars will donate 1,000 playoff tickets to refugees from around the world and to Puerto Ricans displaced by Hurricane Maria who have settled in the Jacksonville area.
ICYMI in NFL Week 3: Owners, players lock arms for anthems
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — They were memorable images bookending a day around the NFL that will remain memorable — for absolutely nothing at all to do with football itself.
Racing car driver Lewis Hamilton has been collaborating across the Atlantic in writing music with Frank Ocean.
The Formula One racing star has spoken about his love of music and his good pal Naughty Boy has revealed that Lewis has been busy in the studio with the Grammy Award winner.
Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 85
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — The death toll from twin blasts in the northwestern town of Parachinar climbed to 67 Saturday, bringing the overall death toll from three separate attacks in Pakistan to 85, with several others in critical condition, officials said.
Shahid Khan, a government official in Parachinar, confirmed the toll Saturday, saying residents who had been preparing to celebrate the end of Ramadan and Eid feast were now in mourning.
Bomb blast kill 7, wounds over 60 in northwest Pakistan
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani health and government officials say a bomb explosion in a market in tribal region bordering Afghanistan has killed at least seven and wounded more than 60 people.
Dr. Sabir Hussain said Saturday that many of the wounded brought from Parachinar vegetable market blast site were in critical condition and death toll could dramatically jumped up.