November 14, 2018

Milan scrap Tevez talks

AC Milan have abandoned talks with Manchester City over the transfer of Carlos Tevez. It is thought the negotiations for the forward ended after the decision of Milan’s Alexandre Pato to stay in Italy and not move to Paris Saint-Germain. However, City hope a deal with Milan can be concluded for Tevez, 27, before the […]

Mancini and Gerrard’s tunnel bust-up

Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini was involved in an angry tunnel exchange with Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard after his side’s 1-0 Carling Cup semi-final first leg defeat. Mancini felt a Glen Johnson tackle on Joleon Lescott should have been punished for being two-footed, claiming it was worse than the challenge that resulted in a red […]

Webb takes up CFU “normalisation” role

Cayman Islands Football Association President Jeff Webb has been appointed Chairman of the Caribbean Football Union’s Normalisation Committee. The committee has been set up after recent challenges within the organisation that resulted in the resignation of controversial FIFA Vice President Jack Warner. Webb – as revealed in iNews Cayman yesterday – is also the hot […]

Farrell leads new look England squad

Saracens back Owen Farrell is one of nine uncapped players in England’s squad for this season’s Six Nations. Farrell (pictured) headed a clutch of new faces promoted to the 32-man elite squad, while interim head coach Stuart Lancaster discarded a host of veterans. Also included are Scarlets number eight Ben Morgan and Northampton trio Calum […]

Jaguars hire Mularkey as head coach

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars targeted Mike Mularkey early in their coaching search. The Atlanta Falcons’ offensive coordinator has a relationship with general manager Gene Smith. He has a son working for the team as a scouting assistant. And maybe most important, he has had recent success mentoring a young quarterback. The Jaguars […]

Wright leads Warriors past Heat 111-106 in OT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Dorell Wright scored 20 points and made a season-high six 3-pointers, including a tying shot late in regulation, and the short-handed Golden State Warriors spoiled Dwyane Wade’s return with a 111-106 overtime victory over the Miami Heat on Tuesday night. The former Miami forward also converted a go-ahead 3-pointer in the […]

WEBB FAVOURITE

Soccer boss tipped to land CONCACAF President’s position Cayman Islands football supremo Jeff Webb has emerged as favourite to take over from controversial former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner. Webb, current President of CIFA, is being lined up as the next President of the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF). Reports suggest Webb is […]

Carroll is happy at Liverpool says agent

Newcastle United and Andy Carroll’s agent have played down speculation the England international will return to Tyneside this month. Carroll became the most expensive British player when he joined Liverpool for £35 million last January but has failed to settle at Anfield. It has been claimed the Newcastle outfit could offer Carroll a £10m escape […]

Oakland Raiders fire first-year coach Hue Jackson

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Reggie McKenzie made clear on his first day as Raiders general manager that there’s a new regime in Oakland. Soon after officially signing his contract to be the first general manager since longtime owner Al Davis’ death, McKenzie fired coach Hue Jackson in a bold first move as he looks to […]

Henry’s return is a dream for Arsene

Arsene Wenger says Thierry Henry has added to his legendary status at Arsenal with his late winner in the FA Cup tie against Leeds United. The 34-year-old – back on a two-month loan deal from New York Red Bulls after leaving Arsenal for Barcelona in 2007 – scored 10 minutes after coming on as a […]