Manchester United Confirm Two Leading Scouts Left the Club

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Premier League has confirmed on Wednesday that Manchester United’s chief scout, Jim Lawlor, and Marcel Bout, their head of global scouting, have both departed the club. Lawlor was promoted to United’s chief scout in 2014, while Bout was a member …

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Russia Faces Sports Crackdown Over Invasion of Ukraine

Sports bodies have joined in imposing sanctions against Russia, banning Russian teams from taking part in their competitions following Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine. World Athletics was among the latest to ban Russian and Belarusian athletes, support staff and officials from …

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North Korea to Skip Beijing Winter Olympics, Blames Pandemic and ‘Hostile Forces’

North Korean officials said on Friday, they would not be taking part in the Beijing Olympics due to the worldwide pandemic and “hostile forces.” “We could not take part in the Olympics due to the hostile forces’ moves and the …

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China Bans National Football Players from Getting Tattoos

Chinese authorities have banned its national football players from getting tattoos on Tuesday and instructed those who have been inked to remove them. The General Administration of Sport of China (GAS) said the rule would set a “good example for …

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Tokyo 2020 Corporate Sponsors Cancel Booths, Parties over Delays

Japanese Olympic sponsors are canceling or reducing booths and promotional activities related to the Tokyo 2020 Games, citing organizers’ “very last-minute” choices and a delay on whether spectators would be allowed. More than a dozen corporations, including Canon, Tokio Marine …

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Name, Image, likeness (NIL) to Change how Collegiate Sports will Operate

The NCAA Division I Board of Directors approved an interim name, image, and likeness (NIL) policy for collegiate football and other sports after the Supreme Court antitrust ruling last week. For collegiate football athletes, the NIL allowed them to profit …

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Airspeeder Hopes to Launch Flying Racing Car Series

Racing company Airspeeder hopes to bring racing to the skies with the launch of their new MK3 model of air speeder. The electrically powered MK3 will be tested in the upcoming 2021 season, which plans to race the speeders at …

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