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My Sporting Passion: Ardal O’Hanlon on how tennis changed his life

The Irish Times 21 Apr 2021
Then in my mid-20s I played football with my team in Dublin called Orwell FC ... I was never particularly fit in those days, I was carving out a career in comedy and the lifestyle that entailed didn’t really chime with the football ... I wasn’t confident doing my job or in social situations but on a football field, I was always very comfortable.

European Super League explained: Project suspended after Premier League clubs exit; latest news, reactions

CBS Sports 21 Apr 2021
We believe that any proposal without the support of UEFA -- an organization that has been working to progress the interests of European football for nearly 70 years -- does not resolve the issues currently facing the football community, but is instead driven by self-interest.

After playing 'like a robot' in 2020, Husker OLB Pheldarius Payne feels he's ready for ...

News-Press Now 21 Apr 2021
What a Husker football practice (with fans!) looks like ... Nebraska assistant coach Greg Austin (top right) works with his players Saturday during a football practice at Memorial Stadium ... Nebraska offensive linemen Jimmy Fritzsche (left) and Riley Moses work on blocking during a football practice Saturday at Memorial Stadium.

'Bin it now': Current, ex-players, coaches react on Super League plan

Hindustan Times 21 Apr 2021
Our commitment to this football club is absolute and unconditional ... "I have worked and competed against everybody trying to win the ultimate ... With all events that have been happening in the last few days maybe this is the good moment for everybody to come together and try to work for a solution." ... That’s what football is about.

'Wisconsin kid' Mason Stokke looking to carry on Badgers' fullback tradition in NFL

Williston Herald 21 Apr 2021
“He has such a competitive nature and it was obvious at a young age he was a pretty gifted athlete but also a tremendous worker – whether it be wrestling, football, whatever – he’s got a work ethic that is second to none,” LaBuda said of Stokke.

England’s big six pull out of European Super League: what they said

Yahoo Daily News 21 Apr 2021
We must work together to find solutions which protect the future of the game and harness the extraordinary power football has to get us on the edge of our seats ... We remain committed to working with others across the football community to come up with sustainable solutions to the long-term challenges facing the game.

Whittier's Laursen-Rice, grandson of Red Sox legend, a Division 1 football prospect

Eagle-Tribune 21 Apr 2021
Whitter Tech football star Colby Laursen-Rice is dreaming big on the football field. The 6-foot-6, 270-pound offensive/defensive lineman has already drawn attention from Division 1 college football programs ... After the isolation of COVID-19, and Whittier initially canceling its Fall 2 season, football has been a lifeline for Laursen-Rice this spring.

Packers draft preview: Impossible to avoid selecting a wide receiver this time?

Killeen Daily Herald 21 Apr 2021
Not just because I dreamed of it, but I worked my butt off to get here," Chase said ... So I'm going to keep working.". As for his decision not to play last season, Chase said it “came off my family” and admitted it took him awhile to figure out just what workouts made the most sense to get him ready for playing football again ... Football ... Football.

European Super League to ‘reshape project’ in wake of English departures

Belfast Telegraph 21 Apr 2021
The European Super League is convinced that the current status quo of European football needs to change. However, the Super League remained defiant in its statement on Wednesday morning, adding it is “convinced that the current status quo of European football needs to change”.

Six teams pull out of European Super League

Hastings Tribune 21 Apr 2021
But that, according to CNN’s analysis, would clash with European football traditions rooted in industrial working-class neighborhoods, “where even the poorest clubs are promoted to top leagues if they win and no amount of money can protect rich teams from relegation if they lose,” CNN’s Charles Riley wrote.

GPS senior Gabby Johnson set to become first female football manager at Ole Miss

Times Free Press 21 Apr 2021
The standout Bruiser will become the first female manager in the history of Ole Miss' football program, which is led by Lane Kiffin. Behind the scenes work put in ... For the upcoming Southeastern Conference football season, Johnson will be a key asset for the Rebels' football program.

Woodward to depart after final disastrous act in reign of error

Irish Independent 21 Apr 2021
“I am extremely proud to have served United, and it has been an honour to work for the world’s greatest football club ... “I am sure that with the changes we have made on-field and to the coaching and football staff in recent years, this great club will soon be lifting silverware again.

European Super League SUSPENDS plans for breakaway after England's Big Six pull out of controversial ...

The Daily Mail 21 Apr 2021
On Sunday night, 12 European clubs pledged their support for the controversial breakaway competition that threatened to drastically change the football landscape in England and across the continent ... Now, the Super League has responded, confirming that it will suspend the project while maintaining that the existing football climate is unsustainable.

Premier League clubs withdraw from European Super League plans

Manila Bulletin 21 Apr 2021
“We remain committed to working with others across the football community to come up with sustainable solutions to the long-term challenges facing the game.” ... British culture secretary Oliver Dowden said a fan-led review into the governance of English football will still go ahead despite the U-turn ... Football is for the fans.

RespectTheReferee: Police assures referees of unending security

Ghana Web 21 Apr 2021
Regardless of these unfortunate incidents happening, the Assistant Commissioner of Police assured that the Police will keep on with their good work for Ghana, the football fraternity and all sporting disciplines. “We will protect referees, match commissioners, the players and football fans”, he said.