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  • Football quiz: guards of honour

    One of football’s more peculiar traditions will be revived at the Etihad as Manchester City welcome new champions LiverpoolChelsea v Manchester United was the fixture when English football's first guard of honour took place. In which year?1905195519952005Manchester City are set to applaud Liverpool on at the Etihad on Thursday. Which pundit said some visiting players weren't fit to lace Kevin De Bruyne's boots?Chris SuttonRobbie SavageDanny MurphyMark LawrensonThree of Manchester City's four...

    the Guardian
  • Frisco To Host College Football Bowl Games Through 2025

    The Frisco Bowl, owned and operated by ESPN Events, has been extended through 2025.

  • Football quiz: can you match the club to their cardboard cutout fans?

    Football fans have been attending games in cardboard cutout form. Can you identify the clubs they support?Which club do these 'fans' support?Sheffield WednesdayMillwallChelsea1860 MunichWhere's Wally?Meadow LaneThe City GroundPride ParkMolineuxWhere are these fans?Fratton ParkHillsboroughThe AmexThe HawthornsAt which club were these 'fans' spotted?BlackpoolBrightonWigan AthleticHuddersfield TownWhich team have these fans come to support?Southend UnitedColchester UnitedGillinghamHartlepool United...

    the Guardian
  • Lisbon's football fans over the moon as city to host Champions League

    Lisbon soccer lovers rejoiced on Wednesday after UEFA said the city will host the final phase of the season's Champions League in August, with some hoping the major sporting tournament will help revive the country's novel coronavirus-damaged economy.