Deshaun Watson will return for the Cleveland Browns on Sunday after an 11-game suspension

CNN — Battling quarterback Deshaun Watson returns to the field for the first time in two years for the Cleveland Browns Sunday after an 11-game suspension. The three-time Pro Bowler has not played in a regular season game since 2020. In August, the NFL and NFL Players Association agreed to suspend him for 11 regular … Read more

Cristiano Ronaldo is leaving Manchester United with immediate effect

CNN — Cristiano Ronaldo will leave Manchester United immediately, the English Premier League club announced on Tuesday. In a brief statement, United said the decision, which comes a week after Ronaldo gave an explosive TV interview about his frustrations at the club, was made by mutual agreement. “The club thanks him for his tremendous contribution … Read more

Cristiano Ronaldo defends timing of controversial interview, says Portugal team ‘will not shake’

CNN — Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo has defended the timing of his interview with Piers Morgan. “In my life, the best timing is always my timing,” Ronaldo said at the press conference. “I don’t have to think about what other people think. I speak when I want. The players have known me very well for … Read more

England’s Harry Kane and several other European captains told not to wear a ‘OneLove’ bracelet during the World Cup

CNN — The captains of several European teams will not wear “OneLove” armbands at the World Cup in Qatar due to the risk of receiving yellow cards. England, the Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Switzerland and Wales would participate in the “OneLove” campaign to promote inclusion and combat discrimination. But those countries’ associations said in a … Read more

Kyrie Irving returns to the Brooklyn Nets after an eight-game suspension

CNN — Kyrie Irving’s eight-game suspension ended Sunday as the star point guard geared up for the Brooklyn Nets game against the Memphis Grizzlies. Irving had not played for the Nets since November 1. The Nets suspended Irving on Nov. 3 after he tweeted a link to a documentary containing anti-Semitic messages, followed by an … Read more

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving apologizes again as a possible return from suspension approaches

CNN — Kyrie Irving, the Brooklyn Nets star who was suspended for at least five games by the team for comments after sharing a link to an anti-Semitic film on social media, has again apologized as his potential return from suspension approaches. Speaking to SNY’s Ian Begley in an interview Saturday, Irving said he wants … Read more

Gianni Infantino launches explosive diatribe against Western critics on the eve of the World Cup

Doha, Qatar CNN — On the eve of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, FIFA President Gianni Infantino launched into a tirade against Western critics of the controversial tournament in an explosive hour-long monologue. Infantino, the boss of world football’s governing body, looked glum as he addressed hundreds of journalists in Doha, Qatar, on Saturday. … Read more

‘Utterly unjust:’ Gianni Infantino launches explosive diatribe against Western critics on eve of World Cup

Doha, Qatar CNN — On the eve of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, FIFA President Gianni Infantino launched into a tirade against Western critics of the controversial tournament in an explosive hour-long monologue. Infantino, the boss of world football’s governing body, looked glum as he addressed hundreds of journalists in Doha, Qatar, on Saturday. … Read more