Germany struggle to beat impressive France to secure a spot in the Euro 2022 final

Even on a night like tonight, when for most of the second half it felt like the team was clinging to survival against a fierce and stubborn French side, Germany somehow found a way to win. Alexandra Pope’s goals on either side of Merle Fromms’ goal gave Germany a 2-1 victory and pass them to … Leer más

England women reach Euro 2022 final with stunning win over Sweden

It didn’t all go the hosts’ way, however, as Sarina Wegmann’s side had to overcome some serious pressure in the first half from a world-class Swede. But Beth Meade’s clever turn and his ending half an hour later calmed the nerves of apparent England and since then it has looked like only one winner. Lucy … Leer más

England women reach Euro 2022 final with stunning win over Sweden

It didn’t all go the hosts’ way, however, as Sarina Wegmann’s side had to overcome some serious pressure in the first half from a world-class Swede. But Beth Meade’s clever turn and his ending half an hour later calmed the nerves of apparent England and since then it has looked like only one winner. Lucy … Leer más

15 schools the Big Ten should consider adding

With UCLA and USC joining the Big Ten Conference earlier this month, questions are shifting to where the league goes from here. Signs in college football point to the slow buildup of mega-conferences, and the Big Ten may just be the beginning of their additions. With the Bruins and Trojans joining, it’s clear that geography … Leer más

How to feed a soccer player: Forget alcohol and ketchup, now it’s cooking courses and meals on wheels

Romelu Lukaku was heading to his seat at the Finch Farm with a plate of bread in it when the Everton dietitian discovered something was not quite right. «Where’s the protein in that?» He whispered in Lukaku’s ear. So now Inter striker Lukaku is back to get some boiled eggs and only then have breakfast … Leer más

The influx of college football money from the NIL worries coaches

UGA coach Kirby Smartpicture: Getty Images The first 12 months of NIL taught us a valuable lesson – that a lot of college football coaches are «pocket watchers». As the market continues to grow and transform, and as we approach the second season of college football in the age of NIL, the obsession with how … Leer más

The NC State soccer team is looking for its first ACC title since 1979

NC State head coach Dave Doeren celebrated with Isaiah Moore (41) after the Wolfpack beat Syracuse in 2019. Moore was a sophomore in 2019 when NC State went 4-8. Ethan Heyman ehyman@newsobserver.com Charlotte The North Carolina State football team in 2022 has heard the high expectations outside the Murphy Center, but linebacker Isaiah Moore knows … Leer más