David Beckham's new team loses debut match
Ex-football star David Beckham currently owns Inter Miami, a US-based football team that was unable to sign any big European players before the start of the season. The team had their first match against Los Angeles FC and lost 1-0 this Sunday. The team has already managed to secure a fairly large fanbase.
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Former NFL player Dana Stubblefield convicted of rape
The former defensive tackle, who was with the 49ers for seven years, was found guilty by a jury on charges of rape by force using a firearm, oral copulation by force, and false imprisonment, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney's office . Sawyer said that it's a "very difficult time" for his client and family, but Stubblefield is "resilient."
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Jurgen Klopp's wry smile after Christian Pulisic strike at Anfield
Jurgen Klopp seemed to show his approval after Christian Pulisic's brilliant turn and finish for Chelsea in their defeat against Liverpool on Wednesday night. However, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's late goal sealed a thrilling 5-3 win for the Premier League champions but Klopp, who gave a teenage Pulisic his chance at Borussia Dortmund in 2015, was impressed with the American's goal and fans on social media did not miss the German's reaction.
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Football match in Romania called off over six coronavirus cases
According to the reports, Romanian Football Federation has called off Saturday's second division match between leaders UTA Arad and Petrolul Ploiesti after five Petrolul players and the club's kit man were diagnosed with the coronavirus. Club announced that the infected players had been isolated and local health authorities were working to determine how they got infected
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NFL pledges $250 million to help fight racism in the US
The National Football League has pledged $250m over 10 years to help combat systemic racism in the United States. The fund will "support the battle against the ongoing and historic injustices faced by African Americans". Last week, the NFL said players should be allowed to protest during the national anthem. Earlier, NFL players called on the league to "condemn racism and the systemic oppression of black people"
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