Soccer

TFC to play first 8 MLS matches away from home

Toronto FC will be doing a lot of travelling at the start of this MLS season. Renovations at BMO Field will force them to play their first 8 games on the road, starting March 6 when they face the New York Red Bulls. TFC will return home on May 7 to host FC Dallas....

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Drogba shuns reports of retirement at Impact

Didier Drogba is denying rumours that he's on his way to retirement. Reports from the French magazine L'Équipe said the 37-year-old Ivorian told the Montreal Impact he's leaving them to join the coaching staff at his former club Chelsea. But the Impact says that...

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FIFA considers nine-year ban for Valcke

FIFA is recommending a nine-year ban from soccer activity for former secretary general Jerome Valcke. In October the Frenchman was provisionally suspended for 90 days over claims that he was planning to profit from World Cup ticket sales. Valcke is also dealing with...

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Ex-Newcastle keeper Pavel Srnicek dies at 47

Former Newcastle United goalkeeper Pavel Srnicek has died, just days after a cardiac arrest in his homeland, the Czech Republic. The 47-year-old collapsed on December 20 while jogging. He was then sent to hospital in an induced coma and eventually passed away. Srnicek...

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Premier League fixtures for December 26

Saturday, December 26 Stoke City vs Manchester United Aston Villa vs West Ham United Bournemouth vs Crystal Palace Chelsea vs Watford Liverpool vs Leicester City Manchester City vs Sunderland Swansea City vs West Bromwich Albion Tottenham Hotspur vs Norwich City...

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