Football: OL under the American flag, “We are in a financial logic”

Olympique Lyonnais announced on Monday that it had entered into “exclusive negotiations” with a view to acquiring a majority stake in the Eagle Football Holdings group, belonging to the American John Textor, already owner of several football clubs. French football is today the hottest market for American and Middle Eastern shareholders. A look back at […]

Spike in child migrants crossing the Darien Gap

The number of child migrants who crossed the treacherous Darien Gap between Colombia and Panama has spiked, the United Nations Children’s Fund said Friday. UNICEF said that in May 2021, 500 children were detected crossing on the jungle trail. But in May 2022, that number had risen to 2,000. The fund estimates that about 5,000 […]

Golden State on top of the world with fourth title in eight years

Published on : 17/06/2022 – 07:57 The Golden State Warriors are the new NBA champions after beating the Boston Celtics 103-90 over Boston in Game 6 of the Finals. A rebirth for a franchise that won its fourth title in eight years, but was coming out of two very difficult seasons. One more title for […]

Fifa reveals the sixteen cities that will host the World Cup

Fifa unveiled Thursday evening the sixteen cities that will host the meetings of the 2026 World Cup, distributed in Mexico, Canada and the United States. FIFA revealed Thursday in New York the 16 cities that will host matches of the 2026 World Cup organized for the first time in three countries, the United States, Mexico […]

New York, Mexico City and Vancouver among the 16 host cities

Published on : 17/06/2022 – 02:50 Fifa revealed on Thursday the 16 cities in the United States, Canada and Mexico that will host the 2026 FIFA World Cup. The host city for the final of the competition is not yet known, however. Fifa revealed, Thursday June 16 in New York, the 16 cities which will […]

The Azteca Stadium will be the first to host three World Cups

FIFA officially announced the 16 North American cities that will host the 2026 World Cup matches, with 11 venues chosen in the United States, three in Mexico and two in Canada, among which the Azteca Stadium stands out as the first stadium that receives three World Cups in history. The 2026 World Cup will be […]

Russian and Belarusian players allowed to participate under neutral flag

Published on : 14/06/2022 – 22:29 While the war rages in Ukraine, Russian and Belarusian players, excluded from Wimbledon, are on the other hand authorized to participate in the US Open 2022, but only under a neutral flag. Russian tennis champion Daniil Medvedev will be able to defend his title at the US Open. The […]

Russian and Belarusian players allowed to participate under neutral flag

Published on : 14/06/2022 – 22:29 While the war rages in Ukraine, Russian and Belarusian players, excluded from Wimbledon, are on the other hand authorized to participate in the US Open 2022, but only under a neutral flag. Russian tennis champion Daniil Medvedev will be able to defend his title at the US Open. The […]