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FIFA 20 ratings list: The top 100 players as EA Sports pick Messi ahead of Ronaldo as number one

Football fans rejoice, EA Sports have revealed the full player ratings for FIFA 20's top 100, with Lionel Messi squeesing out Cristiano Ronaldo to be crowned the best player on the game....

FIFA 20 ratings list: The top 100 players as EA Sports pick Messi ahead of Ronaldo as number one

Source: co.uk

FIFA 20 ratings list: All of the top 100 players after EA Sports pick Messi ahead of Ronaldo as number 1 Football fans rejoice, EA Sports have revealed the full player ratings for FIFA 20's top 100, with Lionel Messi beating Cristiano Ronaldo as the official best player on the game....
17:00, 2019-09-10

FIFA 20 ratings reveal LIVE: EA Sports releases top 100 player ratings and who's number 1 – Messi or Ronaldo? Today is the day when EA Sports reveals the full player ratings for FIFA 20's top 100, with Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo likely to be crowned number one....
13:00, 2019-09-09

FIFA 20 ratings reveal LIVE: EA Sports release top 100 player ratings as Messi beats Ronaldo to number 1 spot Football fans rejoice, EA Sports have revealed the full player ratings for FIFA 20's top 100, with Lionel Messi beating Cristiano Ronaldo as the official best player on the game....
16:34, 2019-09-09

Van Dijk, Ronaldo And Messi Shortlisted For FIFA Award Virgil van Dijk denied Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi for the European title last week and the same trio are in the running for the FIFA accolade to be announced in Milan on September 23....
18:51, 2019-09-02

The final three: Van Dijk, Messi and Ronaldo on FIFA The Best shortlist "Virgil van Dijk has been named on the shortlist for The Best FIFA Men\u0027s Player award alongside Barcelona\u0027s Lionel Messi and Juventus\u0027 Cristiano Ronaldo."...
14:51, 2019-09-02

Van Dijk, Ronaldo, Messi finalists for FIFA player award Netherlands defender Virgil van Dijk joins five-time winners Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi as the three finalists for the FIFA best player award; United States forward Megan Rapinoe favored for the women's award       ...
14:51, 2019-09-02

Ronaldo and Messi renew battle as The Best FIFA Men's Player shortlist is revealed "The 10-man shortlist for The Best FIFA Men\u0027s Player award has been announced with Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi included among the list of nominees."...
22:17, 2019-07-31

FIFA 20 Chelsea ratings: Just one star make the top 100 players It is common knowledge that Chelsea are facing a transition season, and EA Sports have acted accordingly with the release of FIFA 20 fast approaching....
14:34, 2019-09-07

FIFA 20 Liverpool ratings: Seven Anfield stars make the top 100 players Liverpool are already among the big winners for the release of FIFA 20, with seven of Jurgen Klopp's Champions League squad making the top 100 players....
14:34, 2019-09-07

Cristiano Ronaldo tops Instagram Sports Rich List, scoring almost $1 million per post Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo has topped an Instagram Sports Rich List for 2019, after it was revealed he received $975,000 per post to endorse products from companies on the social media platform....
18:01, 2019-07-31

Madden 20 Ratings: NFL 99 Overall Players Club Revealed ahead of next football Season EA Sports next big NFL outing is coming to PS4 and Xbox One very soon on 2 August 2019. But in the lead up to release which players have been inducted into the famous 99 club....
10:00, 2019-07-10

Ronaldo: Messi rivalry has made me a better player "Cristiano Ronaldo says his rivalry with Lionel Messi has propelled them both to new heights – and hopes to have dinner with the Barcelona star in the future."...
10:51, 2019-08-22

Sterling Not On Same Level As Messi, Ronaldo: Guardiola Raheem Sterling enjoyed his best goal-scoring season last year as he netted 25 times to help City win the domestic treble of Premier League, FA Cup and League Cup....
22:00, 2019-09-14

'I hope so in the future!' - Ronaldo keen to have Messi dinner "Cristiano Ronaldo hopes to break bread with long-time rival Lionel Messi after the pair were seen enjoying each other\u0027s company during the Champions League draw ceremony."...
00:17, 2019-08-30

Guardiola: Sterling is incredible but still can't compare to Messi and Ronaldo – video Pep Guardiola says he is ‘delighted’ with the progress of Raheem Sterling, who has become one of the most effective strikers in the Premier League under his watch. But he hopes his forward avoids reading the praise heaped on him after impressive displays for England over the September international ...
18:51, 2019-09-13

Ramos 'happy' Van Dijk in Ballon d'Or contention vs Messi and Ronaldo "Sergio Ramos believes the fact Virgil van Dijk is favourite for the Ballon d\u0027Or is a positive for players who are not forwards like Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo."...
20:00, 2019-09-10

Lionel Messi edges out Cristiano Ronaldo to head Forbes top 100 highest paid athletes Barcelona and Argentina forward Lionel Messi is the world's highest paid athlete earning £100m in the past 12 months, according to the Forbes top 100 ranking....
20:17, 2019-06-11

Rivals Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo set for dinner after losing Player of the Year award Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo invited longtime rival Lionel Messi to dinner while the two sat next to each other at the UEFA Champions League draw in Monaco....
19:34, 2019-08-30

FIFA 20 Chelsea player ratings: Just one star makes the top 100 It is common knowledge that Chelsea are facing a transition season, and EA Sports have acted accordingly with the release of FIFA 20 fast approaching....
11:34, 2019-09-09

| Messi, Zlatan nominated for FIFA goal of the year Lionel Messi and Zlatan Ibrahimovic are the star names on the 10-player short-list announced on Monday by FIFA for its Puskas award for goal of the year....
21:00, 2019-08-19

FIFA 20 Liverpool player ratings: Seven Anfield stars make the top 100 Liverpool are already among the big winners for the release of FIFA 20, with seven of Jurgen Klopp's Champions League squad making the top 100 players....
11:34, 2019-09-09

FIFA 20 best goalkeepers: Player ratings for Alisson, De Gea, Oblak, Lloris and more with top 100 revealed Jan Oblak has been crowned as the best goalkeeper in FIFA 20, with the Atletico Madrid star taking top spot as EA Sports released its top 100 players on Monday....
19:00, 2019-09-09

FIFA 20 Man City player ratings: 10 of Pep Guardiola's stars make the top 100 Given the glittering array of talent Pep Guardiola has assembled at Manchester City, it is no surprise to see the Premier League champions represented well in the top 100 FIFA 20 players....
11:34, 2019-09-09

EA slides after losing licensing rights to Cristiano Ronaldo's team Juventus for FIFA 20 Shares of Electronic Arts dropped on Tuesday after the video game company announced it no longer has a licensing agreement with Juventus, the Italian soccer club with Cristiano Ronaldo....
22:00, 2019-07-16

Fifa 20 top passers: Messi, Ozil, Pogba, Eriksen, De Bruyne make the top 20 EA Sports have been mulling over the candidates to decide who is the ultimate 'pass-master' for the upcoming release of Fifa 20 - and their final choice may surprise you....
00:00, 2019-09-14

FIFA 20 demo UK release: Teams, player ratings and how to download today on PS4 and Xbox Well, it's been quite a week for FIFA fans... as well as the top 100 player ratings being revealed, EA Sports have officially released the FIFA 20 demo....
12:00, 2019-09-11

FIFA 20 Liverpool player ratings: Salah, Van Dijk, Mane, Firmino, Alisson rankings revealed in top 100 Liverpool are already among the big winners for the release of FIFA 20, with seven of Jurgen Klopp's Champions League squad making the top 100 players....
19:00, 2019-09-09

FIFA 20 demo release confirmed LIVE! Teams, player ratings, how to download on PS4 and Xbox in UK today Well, it's been quite a 24 hours for FIFA fans... as well as the top 100 player ratings being revealed, EA Sports have officially released the FIFA 20 demo....
17:00, 2019-09-10

Arsene Wenger: What Liverpool's Mohamed Salah must do to reach Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo's level Arsene Wenger has offered Mohamed Salah some simple advice if he wants to reach the level of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo: score more goals and make more assists....
01:00, 2019-09-08

Puskas Award 2019: Andros Townsend's stunner against Man City nominated alongside Lionel Messi for Fifa prize Crystal Palace star Andros Townsend has been nominated for Fifa's Puskas Award alongside Lionel Messi and Zlatan Ibrahimovic thanks to his stunning strike against Premier League champions Manchester City last season....
20:00, 2019-08-19

Boycotts, bruised egos: How players reacted to 'Madden NFL 20' ratings DeMarcus Lawrence called for a boycott. Others were just as upset, and some reactions were tongue-in-cheek. It happens every July when 'Madden' player ratings are revealed....
04:51, 2019-07-17

Eleven Madden 2020 ratings that have fans and players complaining Madden 2020 ratings were revealed Monday, and as per tradition, fans and players were not happy about certain ones.       ...
18:51, 2019-07-16

Virgil van Dijk a worthy Ballon d'Or winner for Sergio Ramos: Award is not just about 'Messi and Ronaldo' Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos says the Ballon d'Or is not exclusive to Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo any more, and believes Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk would be a worthy winner of the individual prize....
17:00, 2019-09-10

Chelsea challenges FIFA transfer ban at sports court LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Chelsea has filed an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport against a one-year transfer ban imposed by FIFA for breaking youth transfer rules. The court has confirmed the expected appeal, adding it is “not possible to say at this time” when a verdict ...
11:51, 2019-06-07

Pay equity in sports overshadows the FIFA Women’s World Cup After beating the Netherlands 2-0, Team USA soccer star Megan Rapinoe says there was no mistaking that the crowd was chanting "equal pay, equal pay."...
21:17, 2019-07-09

FIFA 19 Futties Nominees, Voting Results, New FUT Player SBC's and more from EA Sports EA Sports might have announced the FIFA 19 Futties earlier this week, but the first Nominee's and winners from fan votes are revealed today. Here's everything you need to know....
21:34, 2019-07-05

Pick QB to win NFL MVP, but look for value down list LAS VEGAS — While NBA free agency is about to kick into high gear and we are into the heart of baseball season, the dog days of summer are ongoing for many sports bettors. Baseball may still be dubbed the national pastime, but the NFL is America’s betting passion. Team futures, season wins and the.....
23:00, 2019-06-28

Manchester City fined by Fifa over recruitment of players under 18 • City fined more than £310,000 but avoid transfer window ban• ‘The club accepts responsibility for the breaches’Manchester City have avoided a transfer embargo from Fifa, instead being fined 370,000 Swiss francs (approx £314,000) for a breach of regulations regarding the recruitment of minors.City ...
00:34, 2019-08-14

Recommended Reading: The legacy of female players in 'FIFA' How female characters in FIFA led to a diversity movement at EA Dean Takahashi, VentureBeat Discussions on diversity and equal pay have taken over in the week following the 2019 Women's World Cup, especially in the US. EA game designer Katie Scott......
18:34, 2019-07-13

Juventus to be Piemonte Calcio on FIFA 20 after PES 2020 snap up rights, confirm EA Sports EA Sports have confirmed that Juventus will be replaced by 'Piemonte Calcio' on FIFA 20 after rivals Konami and Pro Evolution Soccer secured a partnership with the reigning Serie A champions....
19:51, 2019-07-16

FIFA 19 TOTS ROTW Ultimate Team Revealed: New FUT Player upgrades from EA Sports EA Sports has revealed the FIFA 19 Team of the Season for the Rest of the World, featuring players from a whole assortment of leagues. Here's everything you need to know....
21:34, 2019-06-21

Fifa 20 fastest players: Aubameyang, Mane, Sane make the top 20 EA Sports have released a list of the top 20 fastest players on its upcoming release of the Fifa 20 and once again, it's a Premier League player who takes the prize....
00:00, 2019-09-14

Lionel Messi feared Ernesto Valverde would be sacked by Barcelona, but says Liverpool loss was players' fault Lionel Messi says he thought Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde would be sacked after the Catalans' 4-0 loss to Liverpool in the Champions League last season, but believes the players must take responsibility for the defeat at Anfield....
00:17, 2019-09-13

Players should walk off the pitch if racially abused, says FIFA Secretyar General FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura says the clearest message players can send to fans who are racially abusing them is to walk off the field of play....
20:34, 2019-05-23

Fox Sports ratings for USWNT final against Netherlands up 20% over men's World Cup final last year Fox Sports released ratings, which revealed USWNT final had a 10.0 overnight metered market rating compared to last year's men's match that drew 8.3.       ...
22:00, 2019-07-08

Opinion: Greatest NFL players by uniform number: From No. 00 Jim Otto to No. 99 J.J. Watt To celebrate the NFL's 100 anniversary season, here are the best players at 100 different uniform numbers.       ...
23:34, 2019-08-19

Angels players wear number 45 in tribute to Tyler Skaggs Every Los Angeles Angels player wore number 45 on Friday night in tribute to teammate Tyler Skaggs, a pitcher who was found dead in a Texas hotel room earlier this month....
08:17, 2019-07-13

UEFA aims to double number of women soccer players by 2024 European soccer's governing body UEFA launched a five-year plan for women's soccer on Friday, aiming to double the number of women and girls playing the sport by 2024....
19:17, 2019-05-23

Chelsea transfer ban explained: Why have Fifa blocked signings for two windows? Will they be allowed to sell players? Chelsea have been hit with a transfer embargo by Fifa, banning them for registering players for the two consecutive windows over breaching regulations regarding minors....
15:34, 2019-06-23

No regrets for Lionel Messi as Barcelona captain repeats Champions League wish ahead of new season Barcelona captain Lionel Messi says he has no regrets about telling the Camp Nou crowd he wanted to bring back the Champions League trophy ahead of last season....
01:51, 2019-08-05

India Not Behind Our Players' Boycott Of Pak Tour: SL Sports Minister Sri Lanka's Sports Minister Harin Fernando has rejected claims made by Pakistan Minister Fawad Chaudhry that India forced the players of the island nation to opt out of their upcoming tour against......
11:00, 2019-09-11

'Red Dead Online' players can pick up work as bounty hunters next week Rockstar Games will roll out its next big update for Red Dead Online September 10th. It will add a trio of roles (or Frontier Pursuits) to the game, bringing more RPG aspects to the multiplayer element of Red Dead Redemption 2....
06:17, 2019-09-04

FIFA defends VAR ahead of women's World Cup quarter-finals "FIFA on Wednesday defended its VAR review system, saying referees had reached a 98% accuracy rate in decision-making during the group stage of the women\u0027s World Cup in France."...
21:00, 2019-06-27

Mauricio Pochettino assures Tottenham squad he will still pick players whose futures are uncertain Mauricio Pochettino has assured his Tottenham squad that he will not make selection decisions based on their contract situations for the rest of this month....
03:34, 2019-09-03

Will a California bill give players a slice of college sports' $14bn pie? California’s governor is on the verge of signing the Fair Pay to Play Act, which promises to end the exploitation of student-athletes by the multibillion-dollar college sports industryThis week LeBron James, Bernie Sanders and countless other heavy hitters lent their support to a monumental bill in ...
13:51, 2019-09-15

FIFA 19 TOTS LATAM FUT Team Revealed: New Ultimate Team Player upgrades from EA Sports EA Sports has revealed the FIFA 19 Team of the Season for the best from Mexican, Argentinian, Colombian and Chilean leagues in the LATAM. Here's everything you need to know....
19:51, 2019-06-14

2019 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Sports Awards Winners: The Complete List The Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Sports Awards are bringing together two great things: sports and slime. Host Michael Strahan truly brought the laughs with an array of championship......
11:00, 2019-07-12

Cowboys, Yankees tops as Forbes releases list of most valuable sports franchises It's not an investment option open to many folks, but buying a pro sports franchise can pay off big time, and Forbes latest ranking of the top 50 sports teams in the world proves it. The Dallas Cowboys, with an estimated worth of $5 billion, top the list, followed by the New York Yankees, at $4.6 bi...
15:51, 2019-07-23

Raiders WR Antonio Brown's frostbite joins list of most bizarre recent sports injuries Antonio Brown has missed part of Raiders training camp due to a bizarre frostbite injury ... which got us thinking about some other weird ways athletes have gotten hurt....
21:51, 2019-08-08

Raiders' Antonio Brown joins list of most bizarre sports injuries of the past 20 years Antonio Brown has missed part of Raiders training camp due to a bizarre frostbite injury ... which got us thinking about some other weird ways athletes have gotten hurt....
20:51, 2019-08-07

Andrew Luck's retirement shocked the sports world. These players quit in their prime, too. Andrew Luck joins the likes of Barry Sanders, Jim Brown, Sandy Koufax and others to call it quits in their prime.       ...
22:51, 2019-08-26

We Can Now Add Jadon Sancho To The List Of Great Players Arsène Wenger "Almost" Signed The only thing former Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger likes to talk about more than the philosophical implications of life as a soccer manager is all the players he claims he narrowly missed out on signing. The latest addition to this nearly infinite list of Almost Gunners is former Manchester City ac...
22:17, 2019-09-11

Who are the highest paid NFL players? Seahawks QB Russell Wilson leads list Fifty-six NFL players now make at least $15 million a season in average annual salary. A lot of them are quarterbacks.       ...
21:34, 2019-08-21

'Nadal is number one favourite without a doubt', admits Djokovic ahead of French Open "World number one Novak Djokovic has enjoyed two good weeks on red clay but admitted that winning a second French Open title would be a tall order after a crushing defeat by Rafael Nadal in last week\u0027s Italian Open final."...
10:34, 2019-05-22

Dallas Cowboys, New York Yankees top Forbes' annual list of most valuable sports teams The Dallas Cowboys and New York Yankees lead the way on Forbes' annual list of the most valuable sports teams, which was released Monday.       ...
00:17, 2019-07-23

Tech Players Confront Long List of Challenges in U.S.-China Trade Fight The feud is challenging the technology industry in areas including financial deals, hardware supply and talent recruitment, though some players are finding bright spots, executives said at The Wall Street Journal’s WSJ Tech D.Live conference....
20:34, 2019-06-14

South Africa Look To Pick Brains Of IPL Regulars Ahead Of India T20Is Vice-captain Rassie van der Dussen said South Africa will bank on IPL regulars Quinton de Kock and David Miller to lead by example in the tough series in India....
07:34, 2019-09-12

Man Utd transfer targets: The complete list of players on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's summer wishlist Manchester United have entered a crucial summer transfer window with Ole Gunnar Soskjaer hoping to see his squad strengthened in key areas across the pitch....
11:34, 2019-06-17

Go ahead gamers, list those Overwatch skills on your resumé Worth an estimated $135 billion, the gaming industry is already larger than the film and music industries, combined. Yet for huge portions of the population it’s still seen as a shameful hobby, one meant for kids that you’re meant to outgrow as you settle into adulthood. Game Academy thinks the oppo...
11:17, 2019-08-31

Released From Jail Ahead Of Assam Citizen List, 'Foreigners' On What Next Ahead of the publication of the National Register of Citizens in Assam, at least a dozen people who have been declared foreigners have been released from detention following a Supreme Court order. The......
22:34, 2019-08-27

WeWork's List of Potential Conflicts Adds to Questions Ahead of IPO Losses at WeWork’s parent aren’t the only concern mounting about the shared-office company as it prepares to go public. Some of its practices push the boundaries of traditional corporate governance, analysts and investors say....
10:34, 2019-09-07

Assam Frees Nine "Declared Foreigners" Ahead Of Citizens List Publication At least nine people who were declared as foreigners and lodged in the detention camp at Goalpara Jail were released today, ahead of the final publication of the National Register of Citizens in......
22:17, 2019-08-26

UPDATE 3-S.Korea-Japan talks falter ahead of decision on favoured-trade list South Korea called on Thursday for Japan to allow more time for diplomacy as talks on their most serious dispute in years failed to make progress, a day before Japan could remove South Korea from its list of favoured trade partners....
12:17, 2019-08-01

South Korea-Japan talks falter ahead of decision on favored-trade list South Korea called on Thursday for Japan to allow more time for diplomacy as talks on their most serious dispute in years failed to make progress, a day before Japan could remove South Korea from its list of favored trade partners....
15:34, 2019-08-01

NBA draft tracker: Live updates, pick-by-pick analysis Stick with us throughout the night as we track each NBA draft pick live as they're announced from Brooklyn's Barclays Center.       ...
04:51, 2019-06-21

At $8,500, Is This LT1-Powered 1993 Chevy S10 a Pickup With Pick Up That You Might Pick Up? Small pickups like today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe S10 aren’t crowding new car dealer lots like they once did. This one comes with Corvette power so it might draw a crowd on its own accord. That is, if its price doesn’t scare them away....
16:34, 2019-05-21

National Sports Day 2019: History, Significance And Diet Tips To Perform Better At Sports India is celebrating National Sports Day 2019 today, 29 August. This day is observed to spread awareness on the importance of sports and physical fitness. Follow these diet tips to improve your......
04:00, 2019-08-30

WSC Sports raises $23 million to turn sports broadcasts into highlight reels with AI WSC Sports, a Tel Aviv-based startup developing a platform that taps AI to generate highlight reels from live sports broadcasts, has raised $23 million.Read More...
16:17, 2019-08-08

Dayton suspect compiled 'hit list' and 'rape list' in high school: reports The gunman who fatally shot nine people -- including his sister -- and injured more than two dozen others in Dayton, Ohio, early Sunday was reportedly suspended during his high school years for compiling a “hit list” of those he wanted to kill and a “rape list” of girls he wanted to sexually assault...
00:51, 2019-08-06

You’re Not Sticking To Sports When You Stick To Sports We live in an age of mass cowardice, and so it’s unsurprising that the PGA—that famed bastion of sporting tolerance—would not only charge ahead with staging a major tournament at a Trump-owned golf course, but also that they would limply try to have it both ways by consigning the President’s flagran...
21:00, 2019-07-16

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Investors look for consumer pressure ahead of next China tariffs As President Donald Trump prepares to slap new tariffs on Chinese imports, investors are bracing for signs of pressure on U.S. consumers as top retailers begin reporting quarterly results next week and key consumer sentiment and retail sales data is released....
20:34, 2019-08-11

Wall St Week Ahead-Investors look for consumer pressure ahead of next tariffs As President Donald Trump prepares to slap new tariffs on Chinese imports, investors are bracing for signs of pressure on U.S. consumers as top retailers begin reporting quarterly results next week and key consumer sentiment and retail sales data is released....
06:17, 2019-08-10

Shaqiri: Ronaldo didn't have his best game "Despite scoring a hat-trick, Cristiano Ronaldo didn\u0027t have one of his best games when Portugal beat Switzerland in the Nations League semi-final - according to Xherdan Shaqiri."...
18:00, 2019-06-06

Lukaku and Ronaldo would thrive together, says Scifo "Belgium legend Enzo Scifo has backed Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku to form a formidable pairing with Cristiano Ronaldo is his mooted move to Juventus materialises."...
11:51, 2019-08-05

| Portugal rely on Ronaldo to get better of Van Dijk Portugal's meeting with the Netherlands to decide the first ever winners of the Nations League sees a massive battle of Cristiano Ronaldo against Virgil van Dijk...
17:34, 2019-06-08

Ronaldo: Juventus will win the Champions League "Cristiano Ronaldo has issued a warning to Europe\u0027s elite clubs stating that Juventus \"will win the Champions League\" to end a 23-year barren spell in the competition."...
01:34, 2019-08-01

Joe Biden Is Ahead in the Iowa Polls. But His Rivals Are Ahead on Organizing To read the polling binders, former Vice President Joe Biden is a runaway favorite here in Iowa in the Democratic primary. But behind the scenes, he’s playing a furious game of catch-up. As the Democratic frontrunner kicked off events Tuesday in Ottumwa for his second two-day swing through Iow...
22:51, 2019-06-11

First look at NFL ‘market’ power ratings The NFL is back! The Hall of Fame Game featuring the Atlanta Falcons and Denver Broncos kicks off at 8 p.m. Thursday night on NBC. That makes this the ideal time for VSiN to set the stage for the 2019 pro football season with an early look at estimated “market” power ratings. If you were......
02:34, 2019-08-02

NXT TakeOver: 25 recaps and ratings The 25th NXT TakeOver event features a rematch between NXT champion Johnny Gargano and Adam Cole, the return to NXT for Tyler Breeze and Shayna Baszler looking to continue her run with a title defense against Io Shirai....
03:01, 2019-06-02

Madden NFL 20 rookie ratings Madden NFL 20 released its rookie rankings earlier this week. Who got a raw deal? Who is rated correctly? Find out for yourself.       ...
20:34, 2019-07-05

De Ligt: Ronaldo asked me to join Juventus "Netherlands defender Matthijs de Ligt, who is widely expected to leave Ajax Amsterdam in the coming weeks, said he was asked about a move to Italian champions Juventus by Cristiano Ronaldo at the end of Sunday\u0027s Nations League final."...
10:00, 2019-06-10

Cristiano Ronaldo To Not Face Rape Charges In US Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo will not face any charges over an alleged rape in Las Vegas a decade ago after US prosecutors said Monday they did not have enough evidence to proceed....
02:51, 2019-07-23

The Warm-Up: England 5-3 Kosovo, Ronaldo 93-109 Daei "One reads like the first set of a tennis match, the other like basketball. England and Kosovo shared eight goals on Tuesday night, while Cristiano Ronaldo scored four himself, as the international break bowed out in bonkers fashion…"...
10:00, 2019-09-11

| Ronaldo scores FOUR for Portugal in Lithuania rout England and Portugal both scored five goals while France scored three as they overcame lowly-ranked Kosovo, Andorra and Lithuania,respectively, in Euro 2020 qualifying....
07:34, 2019-09-11

Ronaldo hits four for Portugal in 5-1 rout of Lithuania Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo took his international tally to 93 goals when he scored four times to give the European champions a 5-1 win away to Lithuania in their Euro 2020 qualifier on Tuesday....
02:51, 2019-09-11

Bernardo Silva: Ronaldo doesn't need to prove anything "Cristiano Ronaldo doesn\u0027t need to prove anything, says Bernardo Silva, after the Portugal striker responded to claims of a drop in form by scoring a hat-trick against Switzerland."...
18:00, 2019-06-06

| Chiellini gets Juve off mark as Ronaldo frustrated Juventus captain Giorgio Chiellini scored the first goal of the Serie A season as the champions kicked off their bid for a ninth consecutive title with a win at Parma....
23:51, 2019-08-24

Santos: Ronaldo is a football genius - as simple as that "Fernando Santos described Cristiano Ronaldo as a football \"genius\" after his hat-trick against Switzerland sent Portugal into the Nations League final."...
18:34, 2019-06-06

Cristiano Ronaldo Makes Fun Of VAR For Being A Killjoy After Scoring Cristiano Ronaldo thought he’d scored his first goal of the new Serie A season last week, only for VAR to erase it due to one of those maddeningly marginal offside calls. In today’s match against Napoli, the Juventus forward once again found the back of the net, only this time the goal stood. In ack...
05:51, 2019-09-01

Cristiano Ronaldo Won't Face Rape Charges Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo won’t face any criminal charges over an allegation that he raped a woman in a Las Vegas hotel in 2009, prosecutor Steve Wolfson said in a statement today, because Wolfson believes the charge can’t be proven beyond a reasonable doubt....
00:17, 2019-07-23

‘Project Runway’ may be done for good after ratings dip The Bravo reality show — which aims to find the next big thing in fashion — failed to get an Emmy nod for the first time in its 15-year run as ratings have plunged by half year on year....
17:34, 2019-07-22

NBC’s first-ever Indy 500 delivers 11% ratings increase NBC’s first-ever broadcast of the Indianapolis 500 showed an 11% ratings increase over last season according to NBC, Nielsen and Abode Analytics. Sunday’s race averaged a combined 5.446 million viewers watching on NBC and online via NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app. The audience peak...
07:17, 2019-05-28

TV networks need NFL ratings rebound to continue The NFL is responsible for a huge portion of TV channel ratings, and the league's viewership increased last season for the first time since 2015....
00:34, 2019-09-06

No Ride for You? Uber's Risky Ratings Uber says it will start banning riders in the U.S. and Canada with “significantly below average” ratings. “Respect is a two-way street,” Uber said, noting that riders and drivers should meet a minimum rating threshold....
14:51, 2019-06-04

Uber will deactivate riders with low ratings Rude behavior or leaving trash behind could get you booted from Uber. The company has added "ratings-based rider deactivations" to its safety policy. Users can now get kicked off the app if they develop a "significantly below average rating."...
17:34, 2019-05-29

Barcelona to stage Messi circus Millions flock to Barcelona to watch Lionel Messi play at the Camp Nou, and visitors to the city will soon be able to see a circus show about the five-times world footballer of the year....
18:00, 2019-09-09

Without Messi, Barca stunned by Bilbao Missing Lionel Messi, La Liga champion Barcelona stumbled to a 1-0 defeat by Athletic Bilbao on Friday as the Spanish league season got underway in thrilling fashion....
05:51, 2019-08-18

Messi sent off as Argentina beat Chile 2-1 "Lionel Messi was sent off before half-time as Argentina beat Chile 2-1 to win a scrappy and bad-tempered third-place playoff against Chile in the Copa America on Saturday."...
23:34, 2019-07-06

Messi says it would be ‘crazy’ to see Argentina out of Copa BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) — With Argentina on the brink of another embarrassing elimination, Lionel Messi knows his team needs to improve. And quickly. Argentina must beat guest Qatar on Sunday to have any realistic chance of avoiding its worst Copa America performance since 1983, the last time it...
22:34, 2019-06-20

Brazil still wary of Messi, says Silva Lionel Messi has not been at his best at the Copa America but Brazil defender Thiago Silva says his side will not take their eyes off the Argentina captain for a minute in their semi-final on Tuesday....
02:00, 2019-06-30

Ronaldo courts Netherlands defender De Ligt for Juventus PORTO, Portugal (AP) — Netherlands defender Matthijs de Ligt says Cristiano Ronaldo wants him to become his new teammate at Italian club Juventus. Dutch media are reporting that De Ligt said Ronaldo asked him if he was “coming to Turin” after they faced off in the UEFA Nations League fin...
14:00, 2019-06-10

Ronaldo and Van Dijk face off in Nations League final PORTO, Portugal (AP) — The final of UEFA’s newest competition will feature another clash between Cristiano Ronaldo and Virgil van Dijk. The inaugural Nations League ends on Sunday in Porto with Ronaldo’s Portugal taking on the Netherlands of Van Dijk. The Portuguese superstar and the thr...
16:00, 2019-06-08

Take the shackles off, Portugal, or risk crumbling in a post-Ronaldo era "Fernando Santos has a wealth of youthful talent at his disposal and Portugal’s Nations League semi-final against Switzerland represents a perfect opportunity to release that talent, writes Marcus Foley."...
00:51, 2019-06-06

De Ligt 'wanted to join Juventus even before Ronaldo chat' "Juventus defender Matthijs de Ligt had made up his mind to join the Serie A champions even before Cristiano Ronaldo asked him about a potential move to Italy, the teenager said on Friday."...
13:17, 2019-07-19

Ronaldo will not face criminal charges over rape allegations Football star Cristiano Ronaldo will not face criminal charges over allegations of sexual assault in Las Vegas 10 years ago, US prosecutors have said....
03:17, 2019-07-23

Ronaldo rape lawsuit moved to federal court A lawsuit filed in September in Nevada state court accusing Cristiano Ronaldo of rape is being moved to federal court to facilitate contact with Ronaldo, according to the woman's lawyer....
20:17, 2019-06-05

Rape 'claims remain' against Ronaldo, says accuser's attorney While a civil case from a woman alleging she was raped by soccer mega star Cristiano Ronaldo was voluntarily dismissed in Nevada state court last month, it remains open in US federal court, an attorney for the accuser told CNN on Wednesday....
13:51, 2019-06-06

Cristiano Ronaldo won't face charges for alleged rape The Clark County district attorney's office in Nevada announced Monday it will not pursue criminal charges against Cristiano Ronaldo for an alleged rape in 2009....
03:34, 2019-07-23

K League slam Juve over Ronaldo contract breach "South Korea\u0027s K League said that it feels disappointed and cheated by Juventus over the Serie A club\u0027s refusal to apologise for forward Cristiano Ronaldo sitting out a pre-season friendly in Seoul last week."...
14:51, 2019-08-01

Mike Francesa and Michael Kay are both winning this ratings war While WFAN and ESPN New York will continue to dispute how exactly to look at the Nielsen Audio results, the one overriding fact is that sports talk radio is thriving this spring. For the second consecutive month, WFAN’s Mike Francesa and ESPN New York’s Michael Kay finished first and second overall ...
22:00, 2019-06-10

TV ratings increase for second round of Democratic debate The ratings for the second round of the Democratic debate on Thursday night jumped more than 15 percent from the night before, a report said. The audience rose on all three venues — NBC, MSNBC, and Telemundo — for the event featuring front runners Joe Biden and Kamala Harris in addition to spiritual...
00:34, 2019-06-29

Uber will start booting riders with low ratings Better be nice to your Uber driver and keep those stars up. Beginning Wednesday, the ride-hailing app will start to boot the worst of its boorish riders off the platform. “Respect is a two-way street, and so is accountability,” Kate Parker, Uber’s head of safety brand and initiativ...
18:17, 2019-05-29

De Blasio’s town hall was a ratings disaster for CNN Mayor Bill de Blasio made CNN’s ratings plummet almost as low as his poll numbers with his town hall event Sunday night. Just 376,000 viewers nationwide tuned in to see Hizzoner for the 7 p.m. event, according to Nielsen. Combined with Steve Bullock’s 6 p.m. town hall, CNN registered a 25 percent dr...
15:34, 2019-08-27

Second U.S. Democratic debate sets TV ratings record The second debate among Democrats running for U.S. president attracted 18.1 million television viewers across three networks, a record audience for a Democratic primary face-off, NBC News said on Friday....
22:17, 2019-06-28

De Blasio’s town hall a ratings disaster for CNN Mayor de Blasio made CNN’s ratings plummet almost as low as his poll numbers with his town-hall event Sunday night. Just 376,000 viewers nationwide tuned in to see Hizzoner for the 7 p.m. event, according to Nielsen. Combined with Steve Bullock’s 6 p.m. town hall, CNN registered a 25 percent drop in...
07:00, 2019-08-27

Big Pharma at new low in US ratings, even worse than media, government The U.S. drug industry has sunk to a new low in the ratings of top industries and government, a sign that the public has had it with surging prices and the industry’s fumbling of the opioid epidemic....
20:17, 2019-09-03

5 things on Amazon that are worthy of their 5-star ratings With Prime Day just around the corner, here are 5 products on Amazon that truly deserve their 5-star ratings AND a spot in your shopping cart.       ...
03:51, 2019-07-02

Blast from the past comedies, Fawcett bio win in TV ratings LOS ANGELES (AP) — Blasts from the past proved irresistible to TV viewers last week. According to Nielsen figures out Wednesday, ABC’s live re-creation of episodes of “All in the Family” and “The Jeffersons” ranked among last week’s most-watched programs. The come...
01:51, 2019-05-30

Uber to ban riders with low ratings: will you pass the test? Failure to tip, a refusal to chat … even where you sit could influence how drivers rate you and under a new policy could see you bannedWill your Uber rating be docked if youdon’t tip? What side of the car should you sit on? Small talk or silence?Since Uber first began to allow users to check their r...
07:51, 2019-06-01

Sean Hannity and Bill de Blasio pop the ratings for Fox Fox News’ Wednesday night reboot of “The Odd Couple” — an energetic hour-long appearance by ultra-left Mayor Bill de Blasio on conservative host Sean Hannity’s talk show — was a big ratings winner for the cable news channel. The verbal slugfest between the longest...
02:34, 2019-08-09

Fox posts highest US Open ratings since 2013 LOS ANGELES (AP) — This year’s U.S. Open was the most watched since Fox started televising the event in 2015. Nielsen ratings show Sunday’s final round averaged 7.31 million viewers and peaked at 10.17 viewers from 9:15 to 9:30 p.m. EDT, when Gary Woodland clinched his first major. Sunda...
01:34, 2019-06-18

Uber will start banning riders with low ratings Uber said Wednesday that it will start banning riders with low ratings, a significant change to the company’s previous policies. The ride-sharing giant said that riders who have “significantly below average” ratings may lose access to Uber if they don’t heed the company’s advice on how t...
23:34, 2019-05-29

Messi's misery: 'We had chances to end Brazil hoodoo' "Brazil advanced to the final of the Copa America with a 2-0 win over old rivals Argentina in Belo Horizonte on Tuesday thanks to a goal in each half from Gabriel Jesus and Roberto Firmino."...
15:17, 2019-07-03

Messi On Copa América: "I Think The Cup Is Fixed For Brazil" Despite the absence of Lionel Messi, and being down to 10 men on the field, Argentina were able to hold off Chile in the Copa América third place game with a 2-1 victory to take home bronze in the tournament. However, the Argentinian superstar was noticeably absent from the ensuing medal ceremony, d...
18:34, 2019-07-07

In PES 2020 Demo, Messi Feels - and Looks - More Authentic In the PES 2020 demo - now available for download on PC, PS4, and Xbox One - there are new attacking and defensive mechanics, improved visuals, but some of the old problems....
16:17, 2019-08-01

Messi gets another shot at a major title with Argentina After so much disappointment in major tournaments, Lionel Messi has another opportunity to win a title for Argentina at the Copa America        ...
13:51, 2019-06-05

Messi says Argentina needs to quickly get over opening loss SALVADOR, Brazil (AP) — Lionel Messi wants Argentina to get over its worst defeat in a Copa America opener. And quickly. Messi called on his teammates to immediately put the 2-0 loss to Colombia on Saturday in Salvador out of their minds. “It’s not the best way to start, but if we keep l...
18:17, 2019-06-16

Injured Messi out of Barca game with Betis "Barcelona are still without all-time top scorer Lionel Messi as the Argentine was left out of the squad for their first home game of the La Liga season on Sunday against Real Betis due to a calf injury."...
14:00, 2019-08-25

Messi suspended from Argentina for 3 months for comments South American soccer body CONMEBOL has suspended Lionel Messi from international matches with Argentina for three months due to accusations of corruption he made in July       ...
01:51, 2019-08-03

Maurizio Sarri: coaching Ronaldo will be a 'step up' from Chelsea – video Maurizio Sarri says his move to Juventus from Chelsea is a ‘step up’ as he will have the opportunity to coach players such as Cristiano Ronaldo. Speaking at his unveiling, the Italian said it was his aim to help the forward ‘break some new records’. Acknowledging the scepticism among some fans at hi...
19:17, 2019-06-20

Ronaldo heads Portugal squad for Nations League finals "Hosts Portugal named their squad for next month\u0027s inaugural Nations League finals on Thursday with Cristiano Ronaldo heading the bill and an inclusion for Benfica teenager Joao Felix."...
15:00, 2019-05-23

WATCH: Ronaldo scores blistering free-kick for Portugal "Back in Porto, and back among the goals. Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo illuminated the Estadio de Dragao on Wednesday with a stunning long-range free-kick against Switzerland."...
00:51, 2019-06-06

K-League angrily hits out at Juventus over Ronaldo’s absence from friendly • Forward was rested for pre-season match in Seoul• League accuses club of ‘deception’ over kick-off delayThe K-League, South Korea’s domestic league, has said it feels “indignation and disappointment” after Juventus refused to apologise for leaving Cristiano Ronaldo out of a pre-season friendly in ...
18:51, 2019-08-01

‘Worse than Ronaldo’s’: fans mock George Best statue in Belfast Artwork joins list of footballers’ bronzes that received less than glowing reviewsFrom Cristiano Ronaldo to Diego Maradona, a dubious likeness in bronze has become almost de rigueur for any self-respecting football superstar.Now the late, great George Best has been added to the list, after fans heap...
20:17, 2019-05-23

Joao Felix: Benfica considers $143M offer for the 'next Ronaldo' Portuguese star Joao Felix could become the second most expensive teenager in football history as his club Benfica considers a lucrative $136 million (€126 million) offer from Atletico Madrid....
23:34, 2019-06-27

Cristiano Ronaldo rape accuser quietly drops lawsuit The woman who accused soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo of raping her 10 years ago in a Las Vegas hotel has quietly dropped her lawsuit against him, according to a report. A notice of voluntary dismissal was filed last month in Nevada state court — with no mention of whether a private settlem...
23:17, 2019-06-05

Cristiano Ronaldo will not face criminal charges over rape allegations Juventus star had been accused of 2009 assault in Las VegasProsecutor says there is not enough evidence to bring chargesProsecutors in Las Vegas say that Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo will not face criminal charges over allegations he raped a woman at a Las Vegas hotel in 2009.After reviewing a po...
00:17, 2019-07-23

Cristiano Ronaldo is relaxing on $200K per week super yacht Cristiano Ronaldo was spotted taking some R&R aboard a super-yacht in the French Riviera. He’s renting a boat called “Africa 1” for a cool $200,000 a week. It comes decked out with six cabins, a gym, hot tub and even a movie theater. The Portuguese soccer star was traveling with his girlfriend and f...
22:51, 2019-06-22

Why Paul Pogba, Cristiano Ronaldo and Mo Salah have all trained in Dubai Elite athletes from around the world are heading to the Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex, which was designed with the aspiration to become one of the world's best....
02:17, 2019-08-23

Cristiano Ronaldo won’t face Vegas rape charge: prosecutors Cristiano Ronaldo won’t face criminal charges stemming from a model-turned teacher’s claim that the soccer superstar raped her in 2009 after a night of clubbing in Las Vegas, prosecutors said Monday. Prosecutor Steve Wolfson said that, after reviewing the renewed police investigation int...
23:51, 2019-07-22

CNN’s coverage of Democratic debates was a total ratings flop CNN’s highly criticized airing of the second round of Democratic presidential debates was a ratings flop – attracting just 8.2 million viewers. The three-hour Tuesday evening telecast hosted by Jake Tapper, Dana Bash and Don Lemon fell 46% from the 15.3 million audience that tuned into N...
22:51, 2019-07-31

Women's World Cup draws better US ratings than last year's men's final This year's FIFA Women's World Cup final, which the U.S. won, pulled in significantly better ratings in the U.S. than the 2018 men's final....
21:51, 2019-07-08

10 bizarre things on Amazon with unusually high ratings From the Squatty Potty to the TubShroom, Amazon reviewers rave about these unusual products that you wouldn't expect to be as popular as they are.       ...
14:00, 2019-08-16

Women's World Cup Final scores better ratings than '18 men's match More people watched the women's U.S. soccer team win the World Cup last weekend than did the final match of the men's tournament last year, according to ratings for both broadcasts....
22:17, 2019-07-09

Moody's Cuts Yes Bank Ratings With "Negative" Outlook Moody's expects the bulk of Yes Bank's operating profits will get consumed by loan loss provisions over the next 12 to 18 months, and thus not support internal capital generation....
16:00, 2019-08-28

UPDATE 2-Second U.S. Democratic debate sets TV ratings record The second debate among Democrats running for U.S. president attracted 18.1 million television viewers across three networks, a record audience for a Democratic primary face-off, NBC News said on Friday....
00:17, 2019-06-29

Did ‘Murder Mystery’ really just break a Netflix ratings record? After years of declining to get specific about numbers, Netflix is finally clueing the public in. The streaming behemoth wants you to know its new comedy caper “Murder Mystery” is a big hit. Netflix’s de facto PR Twitter account, @NetflixisaJoke, released a big “ADAM SANDLER ...
16:51, 2019-06-19

Mike Francesa and Michael Kay can both be happy as ratings war continues The final spring radio numbers will leave both ESPN New York’s “Michael Kay Show” and WFAN’s Mike Francesa claiming they deserve the next parade up the Canyon of Heroes. It is Kay, though, who has to be the most happy with the results. In the traditional Nielsen Audio Measurement that th...
00:34, 2019-07-11

Tried To Copy Messi And LeBron, Says Griezmann After Barca Double Antoine Griezmann imitated basketball star LeBron James by tossing confetti into the air to celebrate his second goal, a curling effort into the corner that he said was inspired by watching Lionel......
09:51, 2019-08-26

Barcelona skipper Messi out of U.S. tour with calf strain Barcelona skipper Lionel Messi will not travel to the United States for the club's pre-season tour after sustaining a calf problem on his return to training from a close season break, the La Liga champions said on Monday....
14:51, 2019-08-05

Messi downplays Argentina’s Copa America chances BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Lionel Messi has downplayed Argentina’s chances of winning the Copa America in Brazil. Argentina lost the final to Chile in the last two editions of the competition but Messi insisted the team shouldn’t be considered one of the favorites this time as the sq...
22:17, 2019-06-05

Angry Messi blames 'corruption' for Copa red card A straight red card in Saturday's Copa America third-place game marked the first time Lionel Messi has been sent off in a senior game for club or country since his debut with the national team in 2005....
03:51, 2019-07-07

Angry Messi slams 'Brazil fix' after Copa red card Lionel Messi was sent off before halftime and then angrily hit out at "corrupt" tournament organizers after Argentina beat Chile 2-1 to win a bad-tempered third-place playoff at the Copa America on Saturday....
02:17, 2019-07-07

Messi finishes Europe's top scorer for third straight year "Lionel Messi has become the first player to win Europe\u0027s Golden Shoe award for the third consecutive year after his nearest challenger Kylian Mbappe failed to score the four goals he needed in Paris St Germain\u0027s final league match of the season on Friday."...
15:51, 2019-05-25

Messi banned from internationals for three months for 'corruption' outburst "Argentina\u0027s Lionel Messi has been banned from international duty for three months and fined $50,000 after levelling accusations of \"corruption\" at South American chiefs during the Copa America."...
16:51, 2019-08-03

| Messi backs Valverde but admits Barca are still hurting Lionel Messi wants Ernesto Valverde to continue as Barcelona coach but admits the team have not recovered from their Champions League loss to Liverpool....
08:34, 2019-05-25

Argentina's Lionel Messi suspended for three months, fined $50K The South American Football Confederation has suspended Lionel Messi for three months from international matches and fined him $50,000 after his Copa America outburst....
00:17, 2019-08-06

| Messi vows to play on after latest Argentina heartache Lionel Messi vowed to extend his international career after yet another bid to win a major title with Argentina ended in failure at the Copa America on Tuesday....
10:51, 2019-07-03

"Even Messi Can't...": Cow Leaves Twitter Impressed With Football Skills Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are widely touted as the greatest footballers in the world. But the two deadly attackers may have met their match in a muddy field in Goa, where a cow took a......
23:17, 2019-07-02

Lionel Messi has kickabout with London boy, 11, on beach in Antigua A youngster pictured enjoying a kickabout on a Caribbean beach with Lionel Messi and his children has been identified as an 11-year-old from north London....
18:34, 2019-07-22

Barca failed to compete in Liverpool defeat, says Messi "Lionel Messi has said Barcelona\u0027s biggest mistake was failing to compete during the 4-0 defeat at Liverpool which sent them crashing out of the Champions League, adding that it was as painful as losing the 2014 World Cup final with Argentina."...
18:51, 2019-05-24

Lionel Messi suspended from Argentina's World Cup qualifier Lionel Messi has been suspended from Argentina's first qualifying match for the 2022 World Cup and fined $1,500 for his actions during the Copa America....
23:51, 2019-07-24

While Argentina make progress, Messi toils at Copa After carrying Argentina on his back so many times Lionel Messi could be forgiven for having an off day but while his team mates earned high praise for Friday's Copa America quarter-final win over Venezuela the captain did not look like his old self....
04:17, 2019-06-29

Barcelona: Messi can leave at the end of the season - Paper Round "Lionel Messi can leave next summer, while he asks if Barcelona tried to sign Neymar, Mark Sampson is under investigation and Raheem Sterling could join Pepsi."...
08:34, 2019-09-12

Qatar not at Copa America to take selfies with Messi, says coach Qatar will not be overawed by the sight of Lionel Messi in Sunday's Copa America Group B decider against Argentina, coach Felix Sanchez said as the Asian champions eye a historic triumph to take them into the quarter-finals....
23:51, 2019-06-22

Argentina still doesn't have a plan around Messi but is making it work Lionel Scaloni is going game-by-game with this Argentina squad. Even though things still don't fit Lionel Messi, it is still safely through to the next round....
02:51, 2019-06-24

Unfit Messi ruled out of season opener against Bilbao "Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde said he would not risk an unfit Lionel Messi in Friday\u0027s La Liga opener against Athletic Bilbao and continued to non committal about Neymar re-joining the club from Paris Saint-Germain."...
23:00, 2019-08-16

Ronaldo lawyers file documents after Vegas rape case ruling Cristiano Ronaldo's lawyers have filed court documents following a judge's decision not to dismiss or keep completely secret a lawsuit by a Nevada woman who accuses the Portuguese soccer star of raping her in 2009....
16:17, 2019-08-08

Cristiano Ronaldo rape allegation: state lawsuit against footballer dropped Woman has alleged star assaulted her in Las Vegas hotel roomLas Vegas police say their investigation are still openState case has been dropped so it can be refiled, says reportA lawsuit filed last September in a Nevada court accusing Cristiano Ronaldo of rape has been dropped. Kathryn Mayorga, who c...
19:34, 2019-06-05

Juve reject K League complaints after Ronaldo sits out Seoul friendly "Juventus chairman Andrea Agnelli on Wednesday rejected allegations that the Italian champions acted irresponsibly after Cristiano Ronaldo did not feature in a pre-season friendly against the K League All Stars in Seoul last week."...
22:17, 2019-07-31

Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo will not face rape charge in Las Vegas Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo will face no charges in Las Vegas in connection with a 10-year-old sexual assault allegation because the case cannot be proven beyond a reasonable doubt, prosecutors said on Monday....
03:34, 2019-07-23

Cristiano Ronaldo Will Not Face Charges in Las Vegas Sexual Assault Case UPDATE: Cristiano Ronaldo will not face charges in relation to a 2009 sexual assault allegation leveled against him, E! News can confirm. The Clark County District Attorney's office......
03:00, 2019-07-23

Alex Morgan: ‘Too much evidence to cover up’ Cristiano Ronaldo rape allegations US women’s national soccer team star Alex Morgan believes “there’s too much evidence to cover up” regarding the rape allegation made against Cristiano Ronaldo. The Portuguese soccer star has repeatedly denied claims made by Kathryn Mayorga that Ronaldo allegedly raped her in a Las ...
20:17, 2019-09-11

Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo will not face rape charges in Las Vegas Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo will face no charges in Las Vegas in connection with a 10-year-old sexual assault allegation because the case cannot be proven beyond a reasonable doubt, prosecutors said on Monday....
00:00, 2019-07-23

Paper Round: Ronaldo wants Jose reunion at Juve, Man Utd’s Koulibaly bid rejected "Jose Mourinho to Juventus, Manchester United’s Kalidou Koulibaly bid, David de Gea to PSG and Leroy Sane to Bayern Munich. It’s Tuesday’s Paper Round."...
14:51, 2019-05-21

Cristiano Ronaldo loses bid to dismiss lawsuit brought by rape accuser Cristiano Ronaldo has lost a bid for dismissal or complete secrecy in a federal lawsuit by a Nevada woman who accuses him of raping her at a Las Vegas resort more than a decade ago....
14:34, 2019-08-03

India's Ronaldo Laitonjam Sets Junior Asian Cycling Record India's Ronaldo Laitonjam created a new Asian record on Tuesday by clocking 10.065 seconds in the qualifying round of the men's junior 200m time trial event....
03:17, 2019-09-11

"Genius" Ronaldo Hat-Trick Sends Portugal Into Nations League Final Cristiano Ronaldo predictably took centre stage as he struck twice in the final two minutes to set up a clash with England or the Netherlands, who meet in the second semi-final on Thursday....
08:17, 2019-06-06

Ronaldo will not face criminal charges in alleged sexual assault case District attorney's office decides Kathryn Mayorga’s claim of alleged sexual assault in 2009 couldn't be proven beyond a reasonable doubt.       ...
00:17, 2019-07-23

Euro Papers: Ronaldo 'courting' key as Juve end United's De Ligt dream "Matthijs de Ligt will sign for Juventus imminently, ending Manchester United’s hopes, and Cristiano Ronaldo has reportedly played a key role in the move…"...
16:51, 2019-07-13

‘CBS Evening News’ ratings plummet on Norah O’Donnell’s debut Norah O’Donnell’s debut as the first female anchor of “CBS Evening News” drew much media fanfare but fewer viewers. The former co-host of “CBS This Morning” came in last place among evening shows on Monday despite a much-publicized premiere that included a sit-down with Jeff Bezos, the richest man i...
23:34, 2019-07-17

'CBS This Morning' suffers severe ratings drop since anchor shake-up "CBS This Morning" has taken a ratings hit since the network shuffled its news anchors last month, losing 21 percent of key demo viewers according to Nielsen.  ...
23:51, 2019-06-28

Mexico recession would hasten annual ratings review, S&P warns Ratings agency Standard & Poor's could accelerate its annual review of Mexico's sovereign bonds and state oil company Pemex if the economy enters a recession and growth estimates fall for 2020, an S&P analyst said on Friday....
03:17, 2019-07-20

Sainz beats Bottas to third in Autosport readers' driver ratings Carlos Sainz Jr has bumped Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas from the top three in Autosport readers' Formula 1 driver ratings after another impressive showing at the French Grand Prix...
19:17, 2019-06-27

Rotten Tomatoes introduces ‘verified’ ratings as a way to fight trolls Rotten Tomatoes has announced a change to its audience score system as part of a multi-step plan to fight trolls which has been underway for a while now. If you’ll recall, there’s been an uptick in trolls rushing to the site to “review-bomb” movies like March’s Captain ...
22:51, 2019-05-23

China bond market: Dodgy numbers undermine ratings China has made great strides in developing its bond market, but bankers and credit analysts admit there are still big problems with the accuracy of financial accounting....
22:17, 2019-06-27

Putin, hit by ratings drop, tells Russians a better life awaits President Vladimir Putin told Russians on Thursday there were signs that years of falling real wages, which have dented his popularity, were drawing to an end and that a government program would deliver higher living standards....
14:17, 2019-06-20

Democratic Debate Ratings Exceed NBC’s Expectations, at 15.3 Million Viewers Even 16 months before Election Day, interest in the campaign is intense. Wednesday’s TV audience nearly equaled the record for a Democratic primary debate....
01:51, 2019-06-28

Rotten Tomatoes will verify ticket buyers for audience ratings Rotten Tomatoes has revealed its latest effort at fending off trolls who send user ratings on a movie plummeting before anyone has even seen it. A new-look Audience Score includes ratings from those who can prove they bought tickets for a film. These......
11:34, 2019-05-24

MSNBC reshuffles programming leadership amid ratings drop MSNBC on Wednesday announced the reshuffling of its programming leadership amid complaints from NBC News chief Andy Lack over a ratings drop since the Mueller investigation wrapped up, according to Mediaite. Senior Vice President of Programming and Development Johnathan Wald will join MSNBC Executiv...
09:34, 2019-06-13

England 3-0 Cameroon: Women’s World Cup player ratings | Amy Lawrence Lucy Bronze proved a constant thorn in Cameroon’s flank as England kept their heads in quarter-final winKaren Bardsley Distribution went unpunished thanks to VAR’s intervention. Otherwise authoritative with routine saves. 7/10 Continue reading......
01:51, 2019-06-24

Fox News beats CNN, MSNBC combined in ratings, tops all of cable Fox News Channel attracted more prime-time viewers than CNN and MSNBC combined last week, adding to its streak as the most-watched basic cable network....
07:00, 2019-06-19

Foreign Investment Inflows To Remain Under Pressure: India Ratings Ind-Ra believes the shift in global monetary policy conditions to a relatively "accommodative" stance is unlikely to revive capital flows into India....
03:00, 2019-09-06

Patients give more '5-star' ratings to hospitals with fewer services (Reuters Health) - Compared to smaller facilities, hospitals that provide complex care for critical illness or serious injury may find it harder to make patients happy, a U.S. study suggests....
23:51, 2019-06-10

Fox News Poll: Most back gun restrictions after shootings, Trump ratings down In the wake of two mass shootings, overwhelming and bipartisan majorities of voters favor background checks on gun buyers and taking guns from people who are a danger to themselves or others, according to the latest Fox News Poll. Two-thirds also support a ban on “assault weapons,” although that maj...
05:00, 2019-08-15

Sainz and Russell star in Autosport readers' F1 driver ratings Carlos Sainz Jr and George Russell are proving to be the underdog stars of Autosport readers' driver ratings after one third of the 2019 Formula 1 season...
22:00, 2019-06-12

Bolsonaro supporters take to Brazil’s streets as approval ratings drop Rallies were reported in more than 300 towns and cities, including Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Juiz de ForaHardcore devotees of Brazil’s far-right president, Jair Bolsonaro, have taken to the streets across the country in their first major show of force since his landslide election victory last Oc...
08:51, 2019-05-27

Mukesh Ambani's Jio May Control 45% Of Market By 2022: India Ratings Mukesh Ambani stormed into the industry in 2016 and has bet his carrier can outlast rivals while offering some of the lowest prices for services and handsets....
17:00, 2019-08-30

Record Ratings for Democratic Debate as America Tunes In to 2020 Nearly 18.1 million people watched Thursday’s debate on NBC, MSNBC and Telemundo, the biggest television audience yet for a Democratic primary debate....
08:34, 2019-06-29

More cars given poor security ratings for keyless car theft vulnerability News 20 Jun, 2019 Latest Thatcham security test gives ‘Poor’ ratings to the Volvo S60, DS 3 Crossback, Mazda 3 and Toyota RAV4 due to keyless flaws...
11:17, 2019-06-20

Tottenham 0-2 Liverpool: Champions League final player ratings Joël Matip was strong in defence and helped create Liverpool’s second but Harry Kane brought little to the table for TottenhamHugo Lloris Conceded after two minutes and, although blameless, sometimes appeared ill-at-ease. Made a decent save from Alexander-Arnold. 6 Continue reading......
03:00, 2019-06-02

The ‘Game of Thrones’ finale smashed every ratings record in HBO history Sunday’s finale of Game of Thrones may have sparked intense debate over how one of the biggest TV shows in recent memory drew to a close — but at least it went out on top. The numbers are in, and the official tally is that 13.6 million viewers watched the initial airing of the show, a nu...
22:34, 2019-05-21

Rachel Maddow's credibility and ratings at a low ebb following Mueller findings, critics say The New York Times is reportedly blocking its reporters from appearing on MSNBC’s “The Rachel Maddow Show” because it’s too partisan as her ratings suffer in the process....
23:51, 2019-06-03

CNN mired in a credibility crisis as ratings continue to collapse, experts say CNN is suffering a credibility crisis as viewership for the once-proud network continues to collapse with no apparent plan in place to fix things anytime soon, according to various media watchdogs....
03:51, 2019-07-12

Less than one third Women's World Cup matches sold out in France despite bumper TV ratings FIFA said Tuesday that 14 of the 52 Women’s World Cup matches had been sold out despite allocating more than 1 million tickets to fans across the globe....
23:17, 2019-06-12

Rotten Tomatoes to link audience ratings to ticket purchases LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rotten Tomatoes is taking another step to verify that users posting a rating of a movie have actually seen it. The review aggregator says Thursday that users who purchase tickets on Fandango will get a verified badge next to their review, beginning with films out this weekend like...
19:17, 2019-05-23

Lionel Messi banned from Argentina national team for 3 months Lionel Messi will miss four international friendlies after a lengthy ban from CONMEBOL. The Argentine captain accused the South American soccer governing body of "corruption" during this year's Copa America....
06:17, 2019-08-03

Vidal backs Messi over Copa America referee criticism "Chile\u0027s Arturo Vidal has backed Barcelona team-mate Lionel Messi after the Argentina attacker slammed the quality of refereeing in the Copa America."...
17:51, 2019-07-07

Valencia shock Barcelona in Copa del Rey final despite Messi’s best efforts • Barcelona 1-2 Valencia• Messi 73; Gameiro 21, Rodrigo 33By the end here in Seville they could take it no more, but the suffering was worth it and they made it. Somewhere in the madness a whistle blew and Valencia became Copa del Rey winners. For the first time in 1,456 days, Barcelona are not the ...
04:51, 2019-05-26

Lionel Messi Goes Off On "Bullshit" Refereeing After Argentina Lose To Brazil VAR has been a disaster at the Copa América this summer, and last night’s Brazil-Argentina semifinal was no different. And as evidenced by his scathing postgame comments slamming VAR and the refereeing in general after his team fell to Brazil, Lionel Messi is fed the fuck up with it....
01:00, 2019-07-04

Loss to Colombia highlights scale of Messi's task to win Copa There is nothing Lionel Messi craves more than winning a trophy with Argentina but his side's haphazard performance in the 2-0 Copa America defeat by Colombia on Saturday laid bare the difficulty of the task he faces....
17:17, 2019-06-16

Messi strains calf, will miss Barcelona's US trip Barcelona says Lionel Messi has strained his right calf and will not travel to the United States for two preseason games       ...
13:17, 2019-08-05

Lionel Messi gets controversial red card but Argentina beat Chile Lionel Messi was sent off before half-time as Argentina beat Chile 2-1 to win a scrappy and bad-tempered Copa América third-place play-off in São Paulo.The match was 34 minutes old when Chile’s captain, Gary Medel, shepherded out a ball near his own goal. Messi challenged him from behind and Medel r...
01:00, 2019-07-07

Overeager Ref Sends Messi Off For Not Retaliating Against Chile's Gary Medel The latest addition to your “just CONMEBOL things” folder comes courtesy of the trigger-happy ref officiating the Copa América third place game between Argentina and Chile....
06:51, 2019-07-07

Messi Jr Mimicking Father's Goal Celebration Is Breaking The Internet Lionel Messi's wife Antonella Roccuzzo shared the video of her son Mateo scoring an impressive free-kick goal and then imitating his father's iconic goal celebration to send the internet into a......
12:51, 2019-09-15

Lionel Messi Suspended 3 Months and Fined $50,000 for CONMEBOL Criticism Messi will not be able to play for Argentina for three months after accusing the South American soccer governing body of corruption. The ban will keep him out of some friendly matches....
02:17, 2019-08-03

Lionel Messi admits he 'would have loved' Neymar to return to Barcelona ‘For me, Neymar is one of the best players in the world’Messi has contract clause that allows him to leave Barça for freeLionel Messi says he wanted Neymar to return to Barcelona this year, adding that his former teammate had been looking forward to rejoining La Liga champions.Barcelona spent the bu...
19:51, 2019-09-12

Argentina are floundering and Messi problem is not the biggest one | Jonathan Wilson Copa América struggles demonstrate that more important are a lack of leadership and shrinking pool of high-class talentThe only positive for Argentina, and it is a dubious one, is that it could have been worse. A draw against Paraguay means they will probably advance to the quarter-final of the Copa...
17:34, 2019-06-20

Messi improves but long wait for Argentina glory drags on Lionel Messi finally showed signs of life at the Copa America on Tuesday as Argentina battled Brazil for a place in the final but once again he failed to inspire the side when it mattered most and his long wait for an international trophy goes on....
15:17, 2019-07-03

Palestinian soccer head loses appeal over Messi incitement The Court of Arbitration for Sport has dismissed an appeal by the head of Palestinian soccer against his ban by FIFA for "inciting hatred and violence" toward Lionel Messi       ...
18:00, 2019-07-18

'Flagbearer' Messi working hard despite lack of sparkle, says Scaloni Lionel Messi has agreed to sacrifice his usual buccaneering style of play for the greater good of his team, Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni said ahead of Tuesday's crunch Copa America semi-final against Brazil....
06:51, 2019-07-02

| Messi and Aguero in Argentina preliminary Copa America squad Lionel Messi and the returning Sergio Aguero headed a 33-man list as Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni named his enlarged preliminary Copa America squad....
19:51, 2019-05-21

Watch: Ronaldo Wins Record 10th Award, Gets Special Message From Ferguson After helping Portugal lift the inaugural UEFA Nations League trophy, Cristiano Ronaldo was named best Portugese player for a record-extending 10th time....
01:00, 2019-09-05

Cristiano Ronaldo can draw line under superstar era with international record | Barney Ronay Cristiano Ronaldo has Ali Daei’s unheralded milestone in sight, which would suitably crown a unique type of brillianceFamously, the North Korean leader Kim Jong-il only ever played one game of golf. In 1994 state media reported Kim had picked up a club for the first time at the country’s only golf ...
20:17, 2019-09-13

Euro 2020 roundup: Ronaldo gets four, France stroll it, Czechs bounce back • Ronaldo takes international tally to 93 in 5-1 win over Lithuania• Czech Republic leapfrog Kosovo with 3-0 victory in MontenegroPortugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo took his international goals tally to 93 when he scored four times to give the European champions a 5-1 win away to Lithuania in their ...
01:00, 2019-09-11

Cristiano Ronaldo scores four as Portugal thrash Lithuania in Euro 2020 qualifier Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo took his international tally to 93 goals when he scored four times to give the European champions a 5-1 win away to Lithuania in their Euro 2020 qualifier on Tuesday....
23:51, 2019-09-10

BREAKING: Cristiano Ronaldo rape accuser 'drops lawsuit' against Juventus forward A WOMAN who accused Cristiano Ronaldo of raping her is understood to have dropped a lawsuit against the Juventus footballer, according to reports in the US....
10:17, 2019-06-05

Ronaldo and Van Dijk showdown gives UEFA dream final for debut Nations League "When UEFA unveiled the detailed plans for the Nations League, more than four years ago, many were sceptical about whether the new competition would be anything more than a glorified series of friendly matches."...
18:17, 2019-06-08

Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick lets Portugal survive bizarre VAR penalty for Swiss What more can be said about the man? He is 35 on his next birthday and, in football, even the greats reach a point when the one opponent they cannot beat is age. Not Cristiano Ronaldo, though – or not yet anyway, judging by this latest demonstration of his uncommon ability to bend football matches t...
02:34, 2019-06-06

Atlético Madrid's João Félix unfazed by Cristiano Ronaldo comparisons – video Atlético Madrid's new record signing João Félix has vowed not to be weighed down by the impact compatriot Cristiano Ronaldo made in the city as he attempts to follow in his footsteps. The 19-year-old Portugal forward was unveiled at a press conference on Monday after completing his €126m move from B...
23:34, 2019-07-08

Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Ronaldo Scores 4 For Portugal, England Beat Minnows Cristiano Ronaldo, making his 160th international appearance, scored four as Portugal won 5-1 in Vilnius and strengthened their position in Group B after a sluggish start....
11:00, 2019-09-11

Women's World Cup: Marta has record to rival Brazil legends Ronaldo and Pele Marta became the first player - male or female - to score in five different World Cups. But how does she compare to Brazilian greats such as Pele and Ronaldo?...
10:51, 2019-06-14

Juventus soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo avoids criminal rape charges in US The current captain of the Portugal national soccer team had been accused of raping Kathryn Mayorga in Las Vegas in 2009. He still faces a civil complaint from his accuser....
02:17, 2019-07-23

Cristiano Ronaldo sexual assault lawsuit changes venues, accuser seeks $200 million Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo faces a federal lawsuit over an alleged 2009 sexual assault in Las Vegas. The suit originally was filed in Nevada.        ...
00:00, 2019-06-06

Rating Agencies Knew Of Stress At IL&FS, But Gave Good Ratings: Audit Dewan Housing Finance, another top firm in the sector, last week warned its financial situation was dire, raising more worries about the sector's health and signalling the crisis was far from over....
14:34, 2019-07-20

The 2019 Kia Stinger Gets IIHS' Top Safety Award, but Its Headlight Ratings Are All Over the Place The Kia Stinger is a great car that might not do a few things enthusiasts would like, such as come with a manual or offer its 365-horsepower turbocharged V6 for less than $40,000. But if there’s one thing the Stinger can do, it can protect its occupants well in a crash—even if its headlight quality...
04:17, 2019-05-29

Coming Soon, Hygiene Ratings On Restaurant Doors: FSSAI Announces Move The system is likely to be in the interest of diners, as it will result in an improvement in the quality of food served. FSSAI is yet to set the guidelines for the rating....
15:00, 2019-09-07

Inflated Bond Ratings Helped Spur the Financial Crisis. They're Back. Credit-grading agencies are giving out increasingly optimistic appraisals as they fight for market share in booming debt-securities markets. “We don’t trust the ratings.”...
19:00, 2019-08-07

As ratings drop, Putin defends record, says better life awaits Russians President Vladimir Putin told Russians on Thursday that there were signs that years of falling real wages, which have dented his popularity, were drawing to an end and that a government program would deliver higher living standards....
18:00, 2019-06-20

Bottas holds edge over Hamilton in Autosport readers' driver ratings Valtteri Bottas still holds a small lead over Mercedes Formula 1 team-mate Lewis Hamilton in the Autosport readers' driver ratings heading into the Monaco Grand Prix...
05:00, 2019-05-25

French cereal crop ratings fall after heatwave, harvest underway The condition of French cereal crops declined in the week to July 1, farm office FranceAgriMer said on Friday, suggesting a negative impact from a record-breaking heatwave....
10:34, 2019-07-05

Killer Ratings: did a Brazilian TV host arrange murders to boost his show? A new Netflix documentary tells the extraordinary story of Wallace Souza who, it is alleged, took extreme actions in the hunt for new viewersSuppose that, in a future season of Line of Duty, the reveal turned out to be that the organised crime syndicate had been using hitmen to kill drug dealers in ...
21:17, 2019-05-31

FOX's coverage of USA vs. France breaks Women's World Cup quarterfinal ratings records FOX smashed ratings records on Friday, gathering a whopping 6.3 million viewers to watch the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019™ quarterfinals pinning the U.S. against the host nation France. ...
00:51, 2019-07-02

NASCAR's Kurt Busch says changing tracks, TV contracts could boost ratings "Do something different, do something fun, but we're kind of boxed in with some of the TV contracts and the track ownership portion of our sport," Kurt Busch says....
04:00, 2019-08-30

Joy for Rapinoe and co, a 'nonsense' loss for England and Lionel Messi – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Tim Stillman discuss the USA’s World Cup final glory and White House hopes, England ‘nonsense’ loss against Sweden (according to Phil Neville), and Lionel Messi’s claims of “corruption’ at the Copa América. And the pod is off on its holidays...we’ll...
23:34, 2019-07-08

Copa America: Lionel Messi Rescues Argentina As Paraguay Pay Penalty Lionel Messi salvaged a 1-1 draw for Argentina against Paraguay on Wednesday as the two-time world champions once again struggled at the Copa America....
09:17, 2019-06-20

Brazil's Marquinhos Says Battling Diarrhea Made Defending Messi "Very Difficult" Brazilian defender Marquinhos spoke highly of the Argentinian side his team disposed of on Tuesday in the semifinal of the Copa América, saying that both Lionel Messi and the whole of Argentina’s squad had an “inspired” night that made for a great game—Brazil went on to win 2-0. But while the task o...
06:51, 2019-07-07

CONMEBOL Bans Lionel Messi For Three Months, To The Delight Of Barcelona Fans Lionel Messi’s 2019 Copa América odyssey is back with a vengeance. After receiving a one-match ban for his bizarre red card alteraction with Chile’s Gary Medel, Messi has been handed a three-month ban from CONMEBOL. According to a report by AFP, Messi was banned for his comments in the wake of Argen...
20:51, 2019-08-03

Messi doubts Barca’s Neymar pursuit, addresses own Nou Camp future "Lionel Messi admitted he is unsure whether Barcelona did all they can to sign Neymar this summer, while the Argentine also insisted he does not want to leave the Nou Camp amid reports he can leave on a free at the end of the season - so long as he\u0027s part of a winning team."...
12:51, 2019-09-12

Lionel Messi suspended from Argentina games for three months because of critical comments South American soccer body CONMEBOL has suspended Lionel Messi from international matches with Argentina for three months because of July comments.       ...
12:17, 2019-08-03

Lionel Messi penalty salvages Copa América point for Argentina Spot kick cancels out Richard Sánchez opener Colombia qualify for quarter-finals with win over QatarLionel Messi scored from the penalty spot to salvage a 1-1 draw for Argentina against Paraguay in the Copa América as his side rode their luck to cling on to hope of reaching the quarter-finals. Richa...
07:17, 2019-06-20

Messi, Aguero and Di Maria in Argentina's Copa America squad Argentina included Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero and Angel Di Maria in its Copa America squad, while Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi was left out        ...
20:17, 2019-05-21

David Beckham to attend Sergio Ramos’ wedding of the year – is Cristiano Ronaldo invited? DAVID and Victoria Beckham are set to head the list of VIP stars to attend Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos’s wedding to a stunning Spanish television presenter....
23:17, 2019-06-14

Portugal 3-1 Switzerland: Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick seals Nations League Final spot Cristiano Ronaldo sent a reminder of his sporting brilliance just as his country was turning its focus elsewhere, firing a spectacular hat-trick to send Portugal to the first ever Nations League final....
00:01, 2019-06-06

Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo won't face criminal charges over rape claims, prosecutors say Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo won't face criminal charges related to a decade-old sexual assault allegation against him, prosecutors announced on Monday....
05:17, 2019-07-23

Mexico finance minister says Pemex plan first step in dialogue with ratings agencies Mexico's newly appointed finance minister, Arturo Herrera, said on Tuesday that a business plan presented by state oil firm Pemex earlier in the day was the first step in a permanent dialogue with ratings agencies....
04:00, 2019-07-17

Fitch adds environmental risk metric to mortgage-backed securities ratings Fitch Ratings will factor natural disaster and catastrophic risk into their ratings of residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS), the firm announced Tuesday, the first of the three major U.S. credit ratings agencies to consider environmental risk explicitly for this asset class....
02:51, 2019-06-06

CBS Renewed Love Island Despite Lackluster Ratings. Can the Show Find its Happily Ever After in Season Two? On July 29th, a record 3.6 million British viewers tuned in for the live finale of reality-show-become-social-institution Love Island’s fifth season. That’s just over 5 percent of the U.K.’s population. Last week in the U.S., meanwhile, just 2.5 million saw the finale of the U.S. r...
10:34, 2019-08-13

Volkswagen, Porsche, Audi owners get $98M settlement for incorrect fuel economy ratings Owners of nearly 100,000 Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche and Bentley vehicles will get nearly $100 million for incorrect fuel economy figures.       ...
20:17, 2019-08-31

Manchester United 4-0 Chelsea: Premier League player ratings | Andy Hunter Harry Maguire is influential on debut as Marcus Rashford and Paul Pogba shine, while Chelsea’s defenders have a day to forgetDavid de Gea A confident start to the new season with good positioning and fine saves from Barkley, Emerson and Mount. 7 Continue reading......
22:00, 2019-08-11

Liverpool 1-1 Manchester City (4-5 on pens): Community Shield player ratings | Ed Aarons New signing Rodri impressed for Manchester City but Bernardo Silva was their man of the match while Virgil van Dijk looked his usual formidable self for Liverpool4-3-3 Continue reading......
07:51, 2019-08-05

Lionel Messi: I didn't ask Barcelona to sign Neymar, but I gave my opinion Lionel Messi says he did not ask Barcelona to sign Neymar in the summer transfer window, but admits he gave his opinion to the Catalan club over the possibility of bringing back the Brazilian forward from Paris Saint-Germain....
00:17, 2019-09-13

What is a foul? Lionel Messi’s anger highlights controversy surrounding VAR | Jonathan Wilson The thought that VAR may end dispute over decisions has proved laughably misguided, if anything football is more controversial than everThere was a time before VAR. There may be a time after VAR. But this is the age of VAR and nothing can ever happen but that VAR is central to the discussion. The th...
17:34, 2019-07-03

Lionel Messi accuses referee of Brazil bias after Copa América defeat • Argentina captain complained of ‘crazy officiating’ after 2-0 loss• Player stated ‘referee was on their side in every dispute’Lionel Messi accused the referee of bias after Argentina crashed out of the Copa América with a 2-0 semi-final loss to Brazil.The Argentina captain felt a number of decisio...
10:51, 2019-07-03

Messi's father meets Inter Miami to discuss move - Paper Round "Lionel Messi could join Inter Miami, Callum Hudson-Odoi set for new deal, Manchester United scout a new striker, and Javi Gracia sacked during Unai Emery chat."...
14:51, 2019-09-15

Real Madrid Signing Takefusa Kubo "Proud" Of "Japanese Messi" Nickname Like Messi, Takefusa Kubo joined the Barcelona academy as a child -- when just 10 -- but left in 2015 after the Catalans were punished by FIFA for breaking rules on signing under-age players....
08:51, 2019-06-15

Messi hits 50 goals for Barca, Real Madrid finish season to forget  Argentine superstar Leo Messi finishes as La Liga's top scorer for joint record sixth time, after bagging 49th and 50th goals of the season on the closing day....
21:17, 2019-05-21

Portugal 3-1 Switzerland: 'Genius' Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick seals Nations League final place Manager Fernando Santos calls hat-trick hero Cristiano Ronaldo "a genius" as Portugal reach the Nations League final with victory over Switzerland in Porto....
17:34, 2019-06-06

Watch: Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo deflects free kick into top corner vs. Inter Milan Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo scored an equalizer against Inter Milan with a deflected free kick into the top corner during a penalty kick win at the International Champions Cup Wednesday in Nanjing, China....
23:51, 2019-07-24

Ronaldo’s final glory? Home triumph glimmers for an icon fighting off the dusk | Barney Ronay Portugal captain enters Nations League showdown knowing an undying drive cannot sustain his career for ever‘How dull it is to pause, to make an end, to rust unburnish’d, not to shine in use!” Cristiano Ronaldo has been accused of many things across his impossibly gilded carer, some more serious than...
10:00, 2019-06-09

South Korean soccer fans file lawsuit after Cristiano Ronaldo sits out friendly match Two South Korean soccer fans have sued the organizers of a friendly match between Italian giants Juventus and a local all-star team, claiming that Cristiano Ronaldo’s absence from the pitch caused them "mental anguish"....
22:00, 2019-07-31

Not-So-Great News For The Future Of Television: The Scene In ‘Chernobyl’ Where They Shoot All The Dogs Has The Highest TV Ratings Ever TV fans, prepare yourselves, because there’s some news that may be not-so-great for the future of televised entertainment as we know it: HBO has reported that the scene in Chernobyl where the Russian soldiers shoot all the dogs has broken all previous viewership records and is now the highest-rated ...
16:51, 2019-06-04

Daily on Energy: Climate activists reckon with the seven-hour town hall’s poor ratings Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
22:00, 2019-09-06

MSNBC shakes up leadership in daytime programming after ratings fall post-Mueller report MSNBC is shaking up its leadership among its daytime programming after reported complaints of fallen ratings following the release of the Mueller report. ...
05:34, 2019-06-13

Man Utd and Barcelona target Matthijs de Ligt won't rush decision as Cristiano Ronaldo joins charm offensive Manchester United target Matthijs de Ligt says there will be no quick decision over his future and will take a break after losing the Uefa Nations League Final with Netherlands ....
09:34, 2019-06-10

Real Madrid still lack clear plan without Cristiano Ronaldo as Gareth Bale brilliance rescues point It is almost six years since Gareth Bale scored on his Real Madrid debut away to Villarreal. And back at the same stadium on Sunday night, he remains a key player for Los Blancos. Despite Zinedine Zidane. Despite nearly leaving in the summer. Despite everything....
03:34, 2019-09-03

Netherlands boss Ronald Koeman backs Matthijs de Ligt to help contain Cristiano Ronaldo threat in Nations League Netherlands manager Ronald Koeman says his side have what it takes to stop Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo, but admits that he may still be too good for them....
00:51, 2019-06-09

How will Barcelona line up vs Athletic? Antoine Griezmann set for full debut as Lionel Messi misses out Lionel Messi missed Barcelona training on Thursday and will not travel to Bilbao for the champions' La Liga opener against Athletic Club at San Mames on Friday night....
22:00, 2019-08-16

Lionel Messi shown only second career red card after Copa America bust-up with Gary Medel Lionel Messi was shown an extremely rare red card on Saturday evening as Argentina faced Chile in the third-place play-off at the 2019 Copa America tournament....
23:00, 2019-07-06

Group trolls Trump during UK visit by projecting Obama approval ratings, U.S.S. John McCain hat on landmarks An activist group is attempting to get under President Donald Trump's skin during his state visit to the United Kingdom with some strategically posted images on London's biggest landmarks....
02:34, 2019-06-04

Renault Clio Based On The CMF-B Platform Bags Five-Star Ratings In Euro NCAP; Stands Relevant For Th The all-new Renault Clio which is spawned by the CMF-B platform has bagged five-star ratings in the global NCAP crash test and this news stands even more crucial for the India market given the onset......
21:17, 2019-05-22

Tottenham vs Liverpool player ratings: Alisson excels as Champions League Final comes too soon for Harry Kane Liverpool's 2018-19 season came to an unforgettable conclusion as Mohamed Salah and Divock Origi fired Jurgen Klopp's men to Champions League glory against Tottenham....
00:51, 2019-06-02

Lionel Messi wants Neymar back at Camp Nou as Barcelona cool their interest in signing Antoine Griezmann Barcelona's interest in Antoine Griezmann has cooled amid opposition against his signing at board level and in the dressing room at Camp Nou, with Lionel Messi and others favouring the return of Neymar this summer....
10:01, 2019-06-04

Lionel Messi injury: Barcelona star to miss US pre-season tour after injuring calf in training Lionel Messi has picked up a calf injury on his return to training with Barcelona and will miss the team's trip the USA, the Catalan club revealed on Monday....
19:51, 2019-08-05

Soccer superstar Lionel Messi suspended 3 months; called tournament 'corrupt' and 'fixed for Brazil' Argentina soccer superstar Lionel Messi was suspended Friday from international matches with his national team for three months after he accused Copa América organizers of corruption....
15:17, 2019-08-03

Watch: Brazil beats Argentina, Lionel Messi falls short of Copa America title Lionel Messi has once again failed to win a major international title, this time watching his Argentina squad fall 2-0 to Brazil at the 2019 Copa America....
17:00, 2019-07-03

How will Barcelona line up vs Real Betis as Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Ousmane Dembele all miss out? Barcelona have problems in attack for Sunday night's La Liga clash at home to Real Betis as Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Ousmane Dembele are all out....
16:00, 2019-08-25

Soccer superstar Lionel Messi stuns English boy, 11, play pickup game during beach vacation An 11-year-old English boy was stunned after being asked to play a short round of pickup soccer with Argentinian superstar Lionel Messi on the beach during a holiday....
15:51, 2019-07-23

'FIFA 20' is a lot more than just street soccer For the first time since 2012, street soccer is coming back to the FIFA franchise. Today, at E3 2019, EA Sports revealed a new mode called Volta that will bring small-sided play to FIFA 20, which takes a cue from the FIFA Street series that launched......
15:34, 2019-06-09

Chelsea vs Arsenal player ratings: Eden Hazard and Olivier Giroud star as Mesut Ozil flops Eden Hazard bid a glorious farewell to Chelsea by netting a brace as Maurizio Sarri's side roared past Arsenal to seal Europa League success in Azerbaijan....
00:34, 2019-05-30

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique confirms Lionel Messi has clause allowing him to leave club for free Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has confirmed team-mate Lionel Messi has a clause allowing him to leave the Catalan club for free at the end of any given season....
21:00, 2019-09-06

Lionel Messi to give first Barcelona press conference in four years as club close ranks for Copa del Rey Final Lionel Messi and Gerard Pique will join Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde in the team's pre-match press conference ahead of the Copa del Rey Final against Valencia on Saturday as the club close ranks after the recent Champions League collapse at Anfield ....
08:34, 2019-05-24

Antoine Griezmann vows to win over Barcelona stars Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez with assists after €120m move Antoine Griezmann admits he is relieved to have finally signed for Barcelona and the French forward says he will win over Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez with assists if there is any animosity over his change of heart last summer....
10:17, 2019-07-15

Chelsea appeal FIFA transfer ban to CAS "English Premier League side Chelsea have filed an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against a transfer ban imposed by world soccer governing body FIFA, the CAS said on Friday."...
11:51, 2019-06-07

Here Are Some Potential Locations For FIFA's New Headquarters According to a report from the New York Times, soccer federation and bribe repository FIFA is considering moving away from its longtime headquarters in Switzerland and setting up shop elsewhere. The Times speculates that potential host countries could potentially engage in an Amazon-style competitio...
02:34, 2019-08-01

The Latest: FIFA says arrest of Platini is ‘concerning’ FIFA says it is ‘concerning’ to hear that former UEFA president Michel Platini has been arrested in France in relation to a corruption probe into the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar...
13:34, 2019-06-18

'I'm down with' booing of FIFA boss, says Rapinoe In the aftermath of World Cup final victory, USWNT coach Jill Ellis, part of her face hidden by a white cap with a USA badge on the front, was alone on the podium facing a puzzled media. Her captain was not by her side, as is usually the custom in post-match press conferences....
02:17, 2019-07-08

'I'm down with' booing of FIFA boss, says US star In the aftermath of World Cup final victory, USWNT coach Jill Ellis, part of her face hidden by a white cap with a USA badge on the front, was alone on the podium facing a puzzled media. Her captain was not by her side, as is usually the custom in post-match press conferences....
00:51, 2019-07-08

The Latest: FIFA says arrest of Platini is 'concerning' The Latest on the French investigation involving Michel Platini (all times local): ___ 12:50 p.m. FIFA says it is "concerning" to hear that former UEFA president Michel Platini has been arrested in France in relation to a corruption probe into the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar....
13:17, 2019-06-18

FIFA Is Screwing Up The Women's World Cup On Wednesday, FIFA approved the expansion of the 2023 Women’s World Cup from 24 teams to 32, ignoring concerns about match quality and financial investment in an attempt to capitalize on the growing popularity of women’s soccer. It’s a very FIFA move, as no entity is better at taking a good idea and...
01:01, 2019-08-02

| 'I want to sue him': Blatter to target Infantino, FIFA FIFA president Gianni Infantino is running unopposed in his bid for a second term as the head of world football's governing body, but Sepp Blatter plans to sue him....
17:34, 2019-05-29

Uefa Champions League top scorers: Latest goal standings for 2018-19 UCL season - Messi wins Golden Boot Lionel Messi has been crowned as this season's Champions League Golden Boot winner despite being denied the chance to lift the European Cup this year....
23:51, 2019-06-01

The Best FIFA Women's Player shortlist revealed "World Cup winners USA dominate the Best FIFA Women\u0027s Player shortlist released today while outgoing manager Jill Ellis also features on the Best Coach list."...
22:17, 2019-07-31

Women’s World Cup will be best ever but is it because of or despite Fifa? | Kieran Pender Over 45,000 fans loved the opening ceremony as France kicked off the event in style but will it be enough for the French public to overcome a reticence regarding the women’s game?The Parisian weather failed to dampen a colourful opening to the Women’s World Cup on Friday, with the French musician Ja...
05:51, 2019-06-08

Out of turmoil, Infantino set to lead FIFA into calmer era After years of turmoil for FIFA, Gianni Infantino this week will get a fresh four-year presidential term to lead world soccer in relative calm        ...
20:51, 2019-06-03

FIFA 20: release date, news, new modes and everything else there is to know Goal, goal, goal. Football, football, football. No ‘soccer’ shenanigans here folks – we’re talking about the beautiful game, FIFA 20, the 2020 season’s updated footie simulator.We’re yet to have confirmation that there’s a new FIFA game on the way fro...
23:00, 2019-06-05

FIFA Quietly Considering Plan to Leave Switzerland World soccer’s governing body is weighing a move away from Zurich, its home since 1932, saying Swiss law has made it difficult to hire employees from outside Europe....
04:51, 2019-08-01

FIFA 20's Volta mode is good enough to be its own game There's a lot to Volta, FIFA 20's new street soccer mode. Rather than a one-off sideshow to the main game, it's actually multiple offline and online game styles and a full story campaign, rolled into a cohesive and enjoyable package. Off the bat, th......
00:51, 2019-08-21

FIFA: Only 32 teams in Qatar World Cup 2022 World football's governing body was hoping to expand the competition to include 48 countries. However, that would have needed another Gulf country to host games along with Qatar, amid deteriorating ties in the region....
07:34, 2019-05-23

Saudis, Bahrain, UAE join to bid for FIFA’s U-20 World Cup GENEVA (AP) — Middle East neighbors Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates are jointly bidding to host the Under-20 World Cup in 2021. FIFA says the Gulf plan is among five to express interest in bidding, including Brazil. Indonesia, Peru and a Myanmar-Thailand joint bid are the others. ...
19:17, 2019-05-23

The Latest: FIFA will cooperate with soccer investigations PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French investigation involving Michel Platini (all times local): ___ 1:20 p.m. FIFA says it is committed to cooperating with investigations following the arrest of former UEFA president Michel Platini in France in relation to a corruption probe into the awarding of the...
14:17, 2019-06-18

The Warm-Up: An idiot’s guide to FIFA PR wins "Jack Lang celebrates yesterday\u0027s World Cup news (kind of), enjoys some vintage Big Mick, and prepares for a summer of kooky transfer announcement videos..."...
15:00, 2019-05-23

FIFA says only 14 women's World Cup matches are sold out World soccer governing body FIFA said on Tuesday that they have allocated a million tickets for the ongoing women's World Cup in France but only 14 of the 52 matches are sold out, countering claims that tickets were selling fast....
14:17, 2019-06-12

Infantino says FIFA scandals gone, despite corruption cases Ahead of his re-election as FIFA president, Gianni Infantino said Wednesday he has banished scandals and corruption from the soccer body despite losing members of his council for misconduct....
11:51, 2019-06-05

EA is finally improving Career Mode for 'FIFA 20' Even though 'Street' soccer will be the biggest addition to FIFA 20, hardcore fans of the franchise know the importance of Career Mode. And this year, with the new game launching on September 27th, developer EA Sports is promising to make the feature......
00:34, 2019-08-08

FIFA confirms life ban for Brazil's Del Nero FIFA's appeal committee has rejected an appeal by former Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) president Marco Polo Del Nero against his life ban from the sport, the global soccer body said on Monday....
20:51, 2019-05-27

'PES 2020' isn't perfect, but it's good enough to rival 'FIFA 20' It was only about a year ago that I thought Pro Evolution Soccer was basically dead. That's how I felt right after Konami lost the licensing rights for the UEFA Champions League, the most important club competition, to its archrival FIFA from EA Spor......
06:34, 2019-09-10

EA announces Volta, an NBA Street-like mode for FIFA 20 Soccer is going to the streets in Volta, a new mode for FIFA 20. EA showed it before EA Play in Los Angeles ahead of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). Read More...
22:51, 2019-06-08

Angry fans, not Barcelona, wasting Lionel Messi's final years by targeting Ernesto Valverde and Ivan Rakitic Barcelona will play for yet another trophy on Saturday night. If the Catalans can beat Valencia in Seville , they will win a second successive domestic double and claim a record fifth successive Copa del Rey....
15:00, 2019-05-24

FIFA's Infantino wants to expand women's World Cup to 32 teams FIFA President Gianni Infantino wants to expand the women's World Cup to 32 teams from 24 for the next edition in 2023 along with doubling the prize money to $60 million, he said on Friday....
19:00, 2019-07-05

Megan Rapinoe hits out at FIFA on eve of World Cup final Megan Rapinoe, one the of the stand out football stars from the Women's World Cup, has hit out at FIFA for disrespecting the women's game on the eve of the tournament's final....
09:17, 2019-07-07

FIFA Women's World Cup semifinal live: England vs. USA England and the United States are set to face each other in Lyon with a berth in the final on the line. Follow all of the live action here, starting at 21:00 CEST!...
23:17, 2019-07-02

The Latest: Infantino re-elected as FIFA president to 2023 PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the FIFA meetings ahead of the Women’s World Cup (all times local): ___ 11:25 a.m. Gianni Infantino has been re-elected as FIFA president through 2023. FIFA’s 211 member federation acclaimed him without a vote because he was the only candidate. Infantino, a 4...
13:51, 2019-06-05

Reelected head Gianni Infantino says FIFA scandals over Gianni Infantino has been reelected president of FIFA, after running unopposed. He said that the organization has been transformed into being "synonymous with credibility."...
15:17, 2019-06-05

| Women's World Cup to feature 32 teams from 2023, say FIFA The Women's World Cup will be expanded from 24 to 32 teams at the 2023 edition in an effort to "foster the growth of women's football", FIFA said Wednesday....
00:34, 2019-08-01

FIFA must act after death of Iran's 'Blue Girl,' says activist An Iranian activist is lashing out at FIFA following the death of a female fan who set herself on fire after she was denied access to a soccer stadium in Tehran....
17:51, 2019-09-12

eSport: MoAuba becomes first German FIFA world champion 'MoAuba' upset the odds in the FIFA eWorld Cup Grand Final to beat reigning titleholder 'Rogue Msdossary' in London. The Werder Bremen gamer is the first German to claim a world title in competitive FIFA....
04:34, 2019-08-05

Fifa confirms appointment of Fatma Samoura in Africa Fifa confirms the appointment of its general secretary Fatma Samoura as a 'General Delegate for Africa' in light of recent governance issues on the continent....
13:51, 2019-06-20

FIFA Drops Plan for 48-Team World Cup in 2022 Abandoning a proposal championed by its president, FIFA concluded that it could not host the larger tournament in Qatar or come up with a solution to share the event with the tiny gulf emirate’s neighbors....
21:17, 2019-05-22

Watch FIFA boss Infantino hit hilariously bad corner "Playing for the association in a FIFA internal tournament, president Gianni Infantino didn\u0027t cover himself in glory when taking a corner kick..."...
11:51, 2019-06-07

Watch FIFA boss Infantino his hilariously bad corner "Playing for the association in a FIFA internal tournament, president Gianni Infantino didn\u0027t cover himself in glory when taking a corner kick..."...
09:34, 2019-06-07

FIFA faces fan backlash over seating at women's World Cup World soccer governing body FIFA is facing a backlash on social media from fans who bought multiple tickets for next month's women's World Cup in France only to discover that their seats were not together....
10:34, 2019-05-22

Putin awards medal to FIFA president Infantino MOSCOW (AP) — Vladimir Putin has given FIFA president Gianni Infantino a medal. The Russian president awarded Infantino the Order of Friendship at the Kremlin on Thursday. Infantino has often said last year’s World Cup in Russia, where the host nation surprisingly reached the quarterfinals, wa...
19:17, 2019-05-23

Rapinoe: FIFA's prize money boost still 'not fair' Despite a proposal announced Friday by FIFA president Gianni Infantino to invest $1 billion in the women's game over the next four years and double prize money at the 2023 Women's World Cup, U.S. captain Megan Rapinoe says female soccer players are not respected equally by their sport's internationa...
21:17, 2019-07-06

| EX-FIFA exec Warner ordered by judge to pay $79 million Former FIFA vice president and North American regional football president Jack Warner has been ordered to pay $79 million in damages by a federal judge....
18:34, 2019-07-11

FIFA gamers converge on London chasing $250,000 jackpot Thirty two of the world's best esports players are flexing their fingers and thumbs in readiness for the FIFA eWorld Cup Grand Final at London's O2 Arena this weekend....
20:51, 2019-08-01

'Is it too much to ask?' Matildas take fight to Fifa over fair Women's World Cup pay PFA demands an immediate doubling of prize moneyCurrently women playing for 7.5% of men’s purseThe chasm that exists between men’s and women’s pay in football has been addressed by the World Cup-bound Matildas, who have taken their claim for gender equity in prize money to Fifa on the eve of the tou...
07:34, 2019-06-04

Infantino says African football will 'significantly improve' with FIFA help "FIFA President Gianni Infantino said on Wednesday that the unprecedented move to step in and jointly administer African football with the regional body CAF will \"significantly improve\" the sport on the continent."...
21:17, 2019-07-17

Rapinoe slams FIFA over schedule, prize money United States co-captain Megan Rapinoe launched a scathing attack on world soccer's governing body FIFA, on the eve of the women's World Cup final, saying the organization did not respect the female game....
23:17, 2019-07-06

FIFA gets tougher on racism in disciplinary code update FIFA is doubling its minimum ban for racist incidents to 10 games, and will start inviting players to make victim statements at disciplinary hearings       ...
17:17, 2019-07-11

FIFA 20: release date, news, Volta modes and everything else there is to know Better manual defending, revamped shooting and a 'Volta Football' street and indoor five-a-side mode: FIFA 20 is on its way, and we've got the first details here.Yep: goal, goal, goal. Football, football, football. No ‘soccer’ shenanigans here folks – we’re...
21:34, 2019-08-19

The Latest: FIFA to offer different Champions League reforms French Football Federation president Noel Le Graet says Champions League reforms which could be decided by December "don't need to make the rich richer."        ...
20:51, 2019-06-03

World Cup qualifying intensifies in Asia with new FIFA rules Qualifying games in Asia for the 2022 World Cup intensify in September with two war-affected nations unable to host home games, and updated FIFA rules that will help protect players' health and ensure match highlights are seen more widely       ...
08:51, 2019-08-31

Opinion: C'mon, FIFA. Let the women have their day with World Cup final FIFA allowed two confederations to schedule championship games of men's tournaments on the same day as the World Cup final for the women.       ...
23:51, 2019-07-06

FIFA imposes life ban on Botswana official for bribery Mooketsi Kgotlele, the former head of the Botswana Football Association, has been banned for life for accepting bribes in relation to international matches. Which games were concerned remains a mystery....
02:17, 2019-07-23

FIFA president wants to expand Women’s World Cup to 32 teams FIFA President Gianni Infantino will need quick approval from ruling bodies to enlarge the Women's World Cup, with bidding already underway for the 2023 edition....
02:34, 2019-07-06

| FIFA's Boban 'not in favour' of stadium closures for racism Former Croatia international Zvonimir Boban says he is against football matches being suspended if players are racially abused by a small number of fans....
19:34, 2019-06-03

Ronaldo says 2018 'probably worst year' of his life Cristiano Ronaldo says the rape allegation against him was an attack on his honor and made him go through one of the worst times of his life       ...
21:34, 2019-08-21

Gov’t wants a new 911-like number just for suicide hotline Send Silence Packing uses empty backpacks to raise awareness for suicide prevention. Photo by Active Minds NEW YORK (AP) — With suicides on the rise, the U.S. government wants to make the national crisis hotline easier to reach. Once implemented, people will just need to dial 988 to seek help. Curre...
22:34, 2019-08-16

FIFA says wrong to stop Iran activists in World Cup stadiums NICE, France (AP) — FIFA says it was wrong for people campaigning for women to be allowed into Iranian soccer stadiums to be removed from a Women’s World Cup game in France. Stadium security officials intervened in Grenoble during Saturday’s game between New Zealand and Canada when they ...
12:34, 2019-06-18

FIFA Women's World Cup: Why Germany has a unique football vocabulary It doesn't feel that way now, but Germans weren't enthusiastic about football in the 19th century. Christoph Marx, a World Cup historian, explains how special terms for soccer were developed to change that....
17:51, 2019-06-07

Sri Lanka welcomes FIFA ruling Macau out of WCup qualifying Sri Lanka's soccer authorities have welcomed a FIFA decision to advance its team to the next round of the 2022 World Cup qualifiers removing Macau for its refusal to travel to Sri Lanka owing to the recent terror attacks       ...
14:34, 2019-06-29

Swiss supreme court dismisses Valcke’s FIFA ban appeal LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The Swiss supreme court says it has rejected an appeal by former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke against a 10-year ban from soccer for financial wrongdoing. The 58-year-old Valcke had argued that his punishment was excessive, and that he was denied a fair trial at t...
13:17, 2019-05-31

FIFA officials to visit Iran after death of "Blue Girl" "FIFA officials will visit Iran, following the death of a female fan who set herself on fire in protest at her arrest for attending a match, world soccer\u0027s governing body told Reuters on Wednesday."...
22:51, 2019-09-11

FIFA bans ex-Oceania general secretary Nicholas for eight years Former Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) general secretary Tai Nicholas has been banned from all soccer-related activities for eight years for financial misconduct, world soccer governing body FIFA said on Thursday....
12:51, 2019-05-30

Nations League winner Portugal rises in FIFA rankings ZURICH (AP) — Nations League champion Portugal is up two places to No. 5 in the FIFA men’s rankings which are still led by Belgium. World champion France in second, Copa America host Brazil, and England complete an unchanged top four in the standings published Friday. World Cup runner-up Croat...
11:17, 2019-06-14

Infantino re-elected FIFA president unopposed at Paris congress "Gianni Infantino was re-elected FIFA president unopposed at the congress of world football\u0027s governing body in Paris on Wednesday as he claimed to have turned the organisation from being \"toxic and almost criminal\" back to its core values."...
00:51, 2019-06-06

'FIFA 20' revives 'Street' soccer games on September 27th EA has explored seemingly every angle of official soccer (yes, football) pitches in the FIFA series, so what's left to do? Take it to unofficial pitches, of course. The company is releasing FIFA 20 on September 27th for PC, PS4 and Xbox One, and its......
22:51, 2019-06-08

FIFA withdraws claim of 1 million tickets sold at World Cup PARIS (AP) — FIFA has withdrawn a claim that 1 million tickets have been sold for the Women’s World Cup and now says the total includes people paying nothing to attend games, including VIPs and even medical staff. FIFA deleted a tweet posted on Tuesday that said: “One million tickets for...
15:51, 2019-06-12

FIFA bans African official for 10 years for finance offenses FIFA has banned a senior African soccer official for 10 years for financial wrongdoing, including taking funds from a campaign tackling Ebola       ...
15:34, 2019-07-24

FIFA makes penalty shootout rule change during World Cup VALENCIENNES, France (AP) — The debut of video review in women’s soccer is causing confusion and has pushed FIFA to make a rule change heading into the knockout phase of the World Cup. FIFA received approval from the game’s lawmaking body to suspend the rule that goalkeep...
19:34, 2019-06-21

Megan Rapinoe attacks Fifa: 'A terrible idea to put everything on the same day' – video Megan Rapinoe has taken a swipe at Fifa the day before her USA side play in the women's World Cup final. 'It is terrible scheduling for everyone.' the co-captain said. She added: 'Obviously there are two other finals going on but this is the World Cup final – this is like, cancel everything day. So ...
00:00, 2019-07-07

Swiss prosecutors say FIFA work continues after boss recused The Swiss federal prosecution office says most criminal proceedings in its five-year FIFA investigation will continue unaffected by the attorney general being recused       ...
18:00, 2019-06-19

AP Source: FIFA vice president Ahmad detained in Paris PARIS (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says FIFA vice president Ahmad has been detained in Paris, a day before the start of the Women’s World Cup. The person says the African Football Confederation president was detained for questioning on Thursday morning in the French capital. The...
14:00, 2019-06-06

Qatar 2022: FIFA admits violation of workers' standards FIFA have for the first time admitted a violation in workers' standards as Qatar prepares for the 2022 World Cup. The revelation comes following an investigative report by German broadcaster WDR....
13:51, 2019-06-06

The Latest: French president Macron hosts FIFA leaders FIFA president and secretary general have arrived at the Elysee Palace to meet French President Emmanuel Macron        ...
16:00, 2019-06-04

Fifa set to close gender pay gap after 2019 Women's World Cup Fifa has agreed to negotiate more prize money for women's national teams after this summer's 2019 Women's World Cup, following a successful campaign by Australia....
18:17, 2019-06-04

FIFA Puts An End To The Scourge Of Amazing, Impossible Goalkeeper Goals Goalkeepers occasionally score goals. Some turn it into an art form; Brazil’s Rogério Ceni scored 131 times. Still, a game where a goalkeeper scores is rare. Even rarer still: a goalkeeper throwing the ball into the other team’s net for a goal....
04:34, 2019-07-18

FIFA, U.S. Soccer sued by promoter in anti-trust case The U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF) illegally conspired with football’s governing body FIFA to prevent foreign clubs and leagues from holding competitive matches in the United States, a lawsuit filed by a sports promotions company alleged on Monday....
04:34, 2019-09-10

Guardiola fumes at City's FIFA award shortlist snub "Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola questions the shortlist for the 2019 Best FIFA Men\u0027s Player award after his player were snubbed despite winning four trophies last season."...
15:34, 2019-08-04

Women's World Cup: Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings against Cameroon Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings against Cameroon for team misconduct, offensive behaviour and fair play breaches during the Women's World Cup loss to England....
23:17, 2019-06-27

FIFA accused of failing Afghan sexual abuse victims While FIFA celebrates women's football at the World Cup in France, it tramples it underfoot in other regions. For its president Gianni Infantino, the sexual abuse of Afghan national players is only an annoying side note....
02:51, 2019-07-05

Fifa Secretary General Samoura in line for Africa role Fifa and Caf are considering appointing Fifa General Secretary Fatma Samoura as a 'High Commissioner for Africa' in light of recent governance issues on the continent....
02:51, 2019-06-20

FIFA begin disciplinary action against Cameroon after England defeat "June 26 (Reuters) - FIFA opened disciplinary proceedings against Cameroon after an ill-tempered 3-0 loss to England in the last 16 of the women\u0027s World Cup on Sunday, during which they reacted furiously to two VAR decisions."...
21:00, 2019-06-27

FIFA approves expansion of women's World Cup to 32 teams in 2023 Soccer's world governing body FIFA has approved the expansion of the Women's World Cup from the existing 24 teams to 32 for the 2023 edition and reopened the bidding process for potential hosts....
21:00, 2019-07-31

FIFA boss and Macron booed at World Cup final ceremony The crowd at the women's World Cup final booed FIFA chief Gianni Infantino and French president Emmanuel Macron as United States fans demanded equal pay for the players after their team claimed a fourth global title by beating the Netherlands 2-0 on Sunday....
13:51, 2019-07-08

2 jobs put FIFA's Samoura in conflict on African TV rights 2 jobs put FIFA secretary general Fatma Samoura in a potential conflict of interest over African TV rights sale       ...
21:17, 2019-08-14

Afghanistan: Will FIFA's investigation into sexual abuse claims have any impact? As the World Cup approaches, FIFA are investigating claims female footballers from Afghanistan were sexually abused. But with conservative attitudes so entrenched and victim-blaming rife, can it make any difference?...
02:34, 2019-06-07

Chelsea transfer ban explained: What we know so far about Fifa blocking new signings for two windows Chelsea have been hit with a transfer embargo by Fifa, banning them for registering players for the two consecutive windows over breaching regulations regarding minors....
15:34, 2019-06-23

FIFA 20 demo: release date, time and how to play now on PS4, PC and Xbox One It may be a few weeks until FIFA 20 releases but you can get your hands on the FIFA 20 demo right now. The FIFA 20 demo went live on September 10 on Xbox One, PS4 and PC, and allows players to get a taster session of the latest addition in the series. Be it's worth noting, there is no demo...
01:51, 2019-09-11

Women’s World Cup hit by empty seats and Fifa’s warped priorities Great on-field achievements at France 2019 are undermined by the governing body’s apparent undervaluing of the eventFrom fans finding pre-tournament that they would be seated separately from friends and family, to exaggerated ticket sales and overzealous stewarding, Fifa has struggled to meet the ex...
21:34, 2019-06-18

Mueller? Mueller? Special Counsel’s Testimony Falls Short in TV Ratings About 13 million people watched the former special counsel’s televised testimony. The James Comey hearing and Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation battle drew bigger audiences....
18:34, 2019-07-31

Brazil beat Argentina LIVE: Gabriel Jesus & Roberto Firmino lead hosts to Copa America final as Lionel Messi misses out Goals from Gabriel Jesus and Roberto Firmino saw Brazil beat Argentina 2-0 in Belo Horizonte on Tuesday night to advance to the final of the Copa America....
07:17, 2019-07-03

Number of speed bumps in UK increases to 42,000 News 18 Jul, 2019 The UK now has 42,000 individual speed bumps on a total of 14,000 different roads, with London Boroughs having the most...
19:51, 2019-07-18

Google reveals why it should really, really have your phone number Love it or leave it, two-factor authentication works. It is cumbersome, requires extra steps, but cuts down on hacking and fishing significantly. Google's approach with a recovery phone number for your account works wonders, too, and the company collaborated with New York University and the Universi...
18:51, 2019-05-21

Serena's search for the elusive 'number 24' goes on Just how badly things were going for Serena Williams in Saturday's Wimbledon final against Simona Halep was summed up by a booming plea that came from the crowd: "Wake up Serena!"...
01:17, 2019-07-14

How to save £150 off a new iPhone and keep your number with Sky Mobile If you're in the market for a new mobile phone deal - specifically an iPhone deal or Samsung phone deal - then you might want to take a glance over at Sky Mobile as it could save you £150.Following the new Ofcom regulations, which now help you to switch network by simply sending a text, Sk...
20:34, 2019-07-01

How to Tell If Your iPhone is Refurbished By Looking at Its Model Number There’s always a bit of mystery involved when you’re buying an iPhone second hand. Was the phone purchased new by the person selling it to you? Is it refurbished?...
21:17, 2019-06-29

Tennis: Barty a win away from world number one Ashleigh Barty will become the first Australian woman to be ranked world number one in more than 40 years if she beats her doubles partner Julia Goerges in the final of the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham on Sunday....
20:00, 2019-06-22

A remarkable number of restaurants opening in NYC For a city where killer rents and escalating minimum wages supposedly make it impossible to open a new restaurant, it’s remarkable how many new restaurants are opening. CBRE senior vice president Gary Trock, who brokered some of the biggest eatery deals in the past few years — like Avra on East 60th...
18:17, 2019-09-03

WH: Number of border crossers falls again The Trump administration says it saw a 30 percent drop in the number of people apprehended at the southern U.S. border from August to July, amid summer heat and aggressive crackdowns on both sides of the border to deter migrants. (Sept. 9)        ...
07:34, 2019-09-10

A Frightening Number of Americans Have Never Gotten Tested for HIV Fewer than 40 percent of Americans have ever gotten HIV testing, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. These rates are even lower in states with rural areas where the disease is disproportionately more common.Read more......
02:34, 2019-06-29

Women’s World Cup final ratings beat out 2018 Men’s final The US Women’s National Team’s popularity, it turns out, translates to viewership. The Women’s World Cup final, featuring the USWNT and the Netherlands, drew a 10.0 overnight rating, per Variety, beating out the 2018 men’s final, which had an 8.3 rating. Though it’s unl...
20:51, 2019-07-08

Women’s World Cup final ratings surpass last year’s men’s final American television viewers turned out in large numbers to see if the U.S. women’s national soccer team, led by Megan Rapinoe, could bring home the title of world champion. The 2019 Women’s World Cup final Sunday, in which the United States beat the Netherlands 2-0, drew more than 14 million v...
06:00, 2019-07-09

The Women's World Cup final got bigger US TV ratings than the 2018 men's final AP Photo/David Vincent Fox's broadcast of the Women's World Cup final on Sunday was watched by 14.3 million viewers, according to Nielsen. That's up 22% from last year's broadcast of the men's final. Sunday's game is the most watched soccer telecast since 2015's Women's World Cup final, which is th...
09:51, 2019-07-10

Barcelona to offer Lionel Messi a 'lifetime contract' to stay at Camp Nou Barcelona want to offer Lionel Messi a 'lifetime contract' after a clause was revealed in which it was confirmed he can leave the Catalan club for free at the end of the season....
13:00, 2019-09-09

Lionel Messi gets red card at Copa America, blasts refereeing and 'corruption' afterward Argentina soccer star Lionel Messi boycotted bronze medal ceremony after win against Chile to protest refereeing and “corruption" at Copa America.       ...
07:34, 2019-07-07

Lionel Messi wants Ernesto Valverde to stay at Barcelona despite 'shameful' Liverpool loss Lionel Messi says he hopes Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde stays at the Catalan club, but admits the squad are still devastated by the recent 4-0 defeat against Liverpool in the Champions League....
00:17, 2019-05-25

Govt urged to crackdown on 'gambling' loot boxes in games like FIFA Loot boxes that have seen players wrack up huge bills in popular games like FIFA should be recognised as a form of gambling and banned from being sold to children, according to a damning new report....
08:34, 2019-09-12

Fifa to hand out tougher punishments for racist incidents and financial disputes Fifa has significantly updated its disciplinary code for the first time in 15 years, with major changes made to how it deals with discrimination and financial disputes, football's world governing body has announced....
03:51, 2019-07-12

Volta Fails to Impress in FIFA 20 Demo but Pro Football Feels More Promising FIFA 20 demo released Tuesday on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. We review its offerings, from a peek at Volta street football to the big, new defensive changes coming to pro football....
13:17, 2019-09-13

Michel Platini rages from the sidelines as Infantino stands to keep Fifa crown The banned former Uefa president claims there was a plot to stop him taking top job at Fifa but says he has no regretsAt the annual Fifa congress gathering in Paris, Gianni Infantino is set to be elected unchallenged on Wednesday for a second term as president, following the tumultuous events which ...
14:34, 2019-06-03

Canada enters FIFA Women’s World Cup round of 16 after beating New Zealand 2-0 Canada is now unbeaten in 10 games in 2019 (7-0-3), tied for its second-longest such streak. For New Zealand, in its fifth World Cup, the wait for a first tournament win continues....
01:34, 2019-06-16

A Trove of FIFA Secrets, Locked Inside a New Jersey Storage Locker Chuck Blazer, whose cooperation led to the arrests of top FIFA officials, died in 2017. But he left behind materials that could implicate officials who have so far escaped punishment....
01:17, 2019-05-29

Opinion: Women's World Cup soccer still gets second-class treatment from FIFA Global soccer leader FIFA says it cares about development of the women's game, but even with the World Cup approaching, the women are still getting second-class treatment.        ...
09:34, 2019-05-25

FIFA Claims Deep Pool of Bidders for 2023 Women’s World Cup The enthusiasm is the latest sign of growing interest and potential investment in the women’s game, but one of the countries on FIFA’s list says it has no plans to bid....
02:00, 2019-08-20

FIFA Screws Up Ticket Sales For Women's World Cup, Does Terrible Job At Apologizing Soccer fans who purchased tickets to attend the Women’s World Cup in France this summer were finally able to download their pre-ordered tickets on Monday. Many who had bought groups of tickets were understandably pissed off at discovering that not all of their seats would be together....
23:00, 2019-05-21

Argentina soccer head loses FIFA post over critical comments South American soccer body CONMEBOL has removed Argentina's Claudio Tapia from his seat on the decision-making FIFA council after his critical remarks about the latest Copa América tournament       ...
23:17, 2019-07-23

Govt urged to crack down on 'gambling' loot boxes in games like FIFA Loot boxes that have seen players rack up huge bills in popular games like FIFA should be recognised as a form of gambling and banned from being sold to children, according to a damning new report....
17:17, 2019-09-12

FIFA ramps up pressure on Iran to grant women access to matches FIFA president Gianni Infantino has ramped up the pressure on Iran to ensure local female football fans are allowed to attend men's World Cup qualifiers in the Islamic Republic later this year....
12:34, 2019-06-21

FIFA tells Saudis to stop pirated Women’s World Cup TV feeds NICE, France (AP) — FIFA has told Saudi-backed satellite broadcaster Arabsat to stop transmitting pirated feeds of Women’s World Cup games from a Qatari network in an ongoing sports television rights dispute linked to the Gulf diplomatic crisis. Bootlegged feeds from Doha-based beIN Sports of ...
15:17, 2019-06-16

FIFA Puts A New, Useless Coat Of Paint On Its Anti-Racism Rules FIFA announced changes to its disciplinary code on Friday, and the biggest tweak is a new addition to referee power that, in theory, could do much to help curb some of the racist abuse from supporters. Unfortunately, this is FIFA, where the theory almost never comes through in practice....
20:51, 2019-07-12

FIFA keeps 32 teams for 2022 World Cup in Qatar, scrapping plans for expansion to 48 FIFA scrapped plans to expand the 2022 Qatar World Cup to 48 nations, deciding to stick with 32 due to the political and logistical complexities.        ...
00:51, 2019-05-23

Trump says he talked to FIFA chief about making women's soccer 'more equitable' President Donald Trump met with FIFA president Gianni Infantino at the White House and said the two discussed what can be done to make women's soccer "even better and more equitable."...
20:34, 2019-09-10

Fifa aware of Afghanistan sexual abuse allegations two years ago, according to emails • Fifa has said it was told of the claims in early 2018• Questions raised over Asian Football Confederation account tooFifa and Asian football’s governing body were made aware of sexual abuse allegations against senior Afghanistan football officials and a coach more than two years ago, according to ...
13:17, 2019-06-06

FIFA unanimously approves expansion of 2023 Women’s World Cup to 32 teams The FIFA Council has approved an expansion of the number of teams participating in the FIFA Women’s World Cup from 24 to 32, citing the “astounding success” of France 2019....
22:00, 2019-07-31

Megan Rapinoe rips into FIFA over World Cup schedule, prize money Her criticism ranged from the gap in prize money between the men and women, to scheduling that put the World Cup final on the same day as the Gold Cup final in the United States and the Copa America final in Brazil....
23:51, 2019-07-06

Opinion: Any embarrassment over USWNT's lopsided win over Thailand belongs to FIFA The gap between the haves and the have-nots remains glaring, and there seems to be little incentive from the sport’s power brokers to change that.       ...
23:17, 2019-06-12

FIFA Women's World Cup: Germany find their shooting boots just before the knockouts Germany have qualified for the knockout stages after coming through Group B unbeaten and without conceding a single goal. Monday's 4-0 win over South Africa was welcome but routine. Now there are bigger tests to come....
10:34, 2019-06-19

Rethink on new penalty law midway through is massive own goal by Fifa | Suzanne Wrack The most important Women’s World Cup in history is still being treated as a testing ground by Fifa for the men’s gameFifa is panicking. The approval by the International Football Association Board, at Fifa’s request, of a temporary suspension at shootouts of the new law that states goalkeepers must ...
22:51, 2019-06-22