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Germany v Netherlands Friendly Called Off After Bomb Threat

Germany v Netherlands Friendly Called Off After Bomb Threat

Germany’s friendly with the Netherlands on Tuesday was called off because of an “intention to ignite explosives” at the Hannover stadium.

Evacuation began less than two hours before kick-off after a “concrete security threat”, said the city’s president of police Volker Kluwe.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel was set to attend the match at the 49,000-capacity HDI Arena.

The German national team’s players were put under police protection.

Following the bomb threat, fans read more

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Rio Ferdinand’s Wife Dies From Cancer

Rio Ferdinand’s Wife Dies From Cancer

The footballer confirms Rebecca Ellison, mother to his three children, “passed away peacefully” on Friday night.

Former England footballer Rio Ferdinand has confirmed that his wife, Rebecca Ellison, has died from cancer.

The Queen’s Park Rangers defender said his “wonderful wife” passed away peacefully at the Royal Marsden Hospital in London after a short illness.

In a statement, the 36-year-old added: read more

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David Beckham Tops Richest Footballers List

David Beckham Tops Richest Footballers List

  • Posted: Mar 11, 2013
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The footballer’s personal fortune makes him the world’s richest player above the likes of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.

David Beckham has topped the list of the top 50 richest players in the world with a personal fortune of £175m.

The former England captain, who recently signed for Paris Saint-Germain and is donating his salary to a local children’s charity,  is followed by Barcelona’s Lionel Messi, who is rated as the read more

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Kate and William now Open England training Centre

Kate and William now Open England training Centre

  • Posted: Oct 09, 2012
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William and Kate this afternoon officially opened the England training centre.

Opening the centre, William and Kate were given a tour before joining the England squad and manager Roy Hodgson on a training pitch. The royal couple chatted to players including Steven Gerrard and Ashley Cole.

Afterwards, the Duke of Cambridge, who is the FA’s president and a keen Aston Villa fan, made a speech in which he said he felt the same sense of pride and excitement read more

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Arsenal Match Day Programme Now Available On IPad

Arsenal Match Day Programme Now Available On IPad

  • Posted: Aug 18, 2012
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Matchday Programme – now available on iPad

Arsenal’s Official Matchday Programme is coming to iPad ­- and you can sample Saturday’s edition for the Sunderland game absolutely FREE.

Download here

to download the first issue now!

From this season onwards Gooners around the globe will be able to enjoy this iconic element of matchday at Emirates Stadium from the comfort of read more

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Fabrice Muamba Retires

Fabrice Muamba Retires

  • Posted: Aug 15, 2012
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The latest news in football today.

Fabrice Muamba has announced his retirement from football.

The Bolton midfielder suffered a cardiac arrest on the pitch during an FA Cup at Tottenham in March — and says he has to put his health first.
Muamba thanked the medical staff who saved read more

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