Gary Lineker wants people to stop using Premier League footballers as scapegoats during coronavirus

Match of the Day presenter criticised Health Secretary Matt Hancock for his comments regarding footballers and their planned pay cuts

UFC boss Dana White named as victim in SEX TAPE extortion case involving Las Vegas stripper

UFC chief Dana White has been named as the alleged victim in a $200,000 sex-tape extortion case dating back to 2015 and involving a Las Vegas strip club dancer.

Man Utd legend Wayne Rooney launches scathing attack on Health Secretary Matt Hancock

Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney has hit back at Health Secretary Matt Hancock.

Athletics: Lavillenie claims 'international home containment' title

France's former Olympic pole vault champion Renaud Lavillenie has found a way to keep his competitive juices flowing during the coronavirus lockdown by staging an "international home containment competition".

'It's man-made to test 5G': Boxer Khan spreads coronavirus conspiracy claims, suggests pandemic coul

Former world champion boxer Amir Khan has suggested that coronavirus did not originate in and China and that the Covid-19 pandemic could be part of a plot to test new 5G communication networks and “get rid of a lot of us.”

Cheltenham defends decision to go ahead with Festival

Festival organisers insisted they were operating within the guidelines issued by Public Health England at a time

Antonio Brown reportedly charged in alleged assault of driver

A Broward County (Fla.) court document obtained by ESPN revealed that Brown is charged with felony burglary conveyance, misdemeanor battery and misdemeanor criminal mischief charges.

Tua Tagovailoa undergoes medical evaluation with 'overwhelmingly positive' results: report

Former Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa appears to be heading into the 2020 NFL Draft this month with a clean bill of health, according to reports. 

Matt Hancock 'deflecting blame' on to footballers, says Andros Townsend

Crystal Palace’s Andros Townsend has responded to the health secretary’s call for Premier League players to take pay cuts

Matt Hancock ‘painting Premier League players as villains’, says Andros Townsend

Crystal Palace winger believes Health Secretary is ‘deflecting the blame onto easy targets’

Premier League stars face backlash over pay during pandemic

The request to Premier League players from British health secretary Matt Hancock was direct: “Take a pay cut.”

Liverpool vs Atletico Madrid going ahead was ‘a bad decision’, says public health director

There were just 14 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Liverpool in the days after the match but that number has swelled to 309 less than two weeks later