US federal court sentences Jos Maria Marin to four years for corruption

Jos Maria Marin, the former president of the Brazil Football Federation, has been sentenced to four years by a United States federal court for corruption The former Brazil Football Federation president Jos Maria Marin has been sentenced to four years in prison by a United States federal court following his…

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Clint Dempsey was gritty as hell – but he could also conjure moments of inspiration

The striker proved American outfield players could cut it in Europe and helped blaze a trail for the likes of Christian Pulisic After Clint Dempseys somewhat surprising the all-time US mens goalscoring chart? How do you compare an outfield player with goalkeepers such as Kasey Keller, Brad Friedel and Tim…

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Sport molded my character – and Trump has learned none of its lessons

The best athletes are living embodiments of traits the president is sorely lacking: discipline, hard work, focus, teamwork and sportsmanship Donald Trumps presidency has made one thing agonizingly clear: he doesnt understand the meaning of sports in America any better recently accused Canada of burning down the White House in…

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