Real Madrid have won the Copa Del Rey in an epic final that had it’s own star of the show – Real Madrid new signing and all round soccer superstar, Gareth Bale.
With the score tied at 1 -1, fans were on the edge of their seats to see if either Barcelona or Real Madrid would walk away with the title. The arch rivals (obviously) both put on an amazing performance, and it would be tough to tell who would be crowned winners at the end of the day. (more…)
We all know that Manchester United is not having a great season. At all. So we are also all expecting some big changes by Moyes and his board of directors for the summer transfer window.
Today, The Daily Express released the struggling club’s summer transfer shortlist. Whether or not this list is actually true (as they claim) will remain to be seen. However, it does paint a interesting picture for United’s future.
With a rumored budget of 200 million pounds, Moyes may well be gearing up to splurge quite a bit on fresh, new talent. (more…)
For those of you lucky enough to attend this year’s FIFA World Cup in Brazil will be happy to hear that a last batch of 200 000 tickets have been made available for purchase.
FIFA has announced that as of today, 200 000 are available for purchase online. This is the very last phase of online tickets that will be made available to the public.
This that are interested better hurry though, as the tickets are selling on a first come first serve basis. So if you would like to squeeze in another game when your in Brazil, you better get clicking straight away. (more…)
American golfer Bubba Watson has claimed his second Masters title on Sunday, and it seems as though his fans almost enjoyed his win more than the man himself.
Although Watson has been a pro golfer since 2003, it wasn’t until he burst onto the scene in 201o that Bubba Watson became a household name.
Watson claimed his first Masters title two years ago in 2012. He narrowly beat out our own South African star, Louis Oosthuizen, to claim his very first green jacket. Since then, Watson has only elevated his level of play and is now considered by many as one of the greats. (more…)
While big name soccer stars such as Rooney, Ronaldo and Messi are constantly hailed as inspiring sportsmen, there’s one American teenager that is all that and more. And he only has one leg.
Nico Calabria is a 19-year old soccer player from Indianapolis. He is very good at his chosen sport and his passion for soccer is evident. The only difference between him and the soccer stars we see in the newspapers everyday? He has one leg instead of two.
Calabria started playing soccer from an early age. Despite only having one leg, he says that he never thought his passion for sports was strange or out of the ordinary – he simply did the thing that made him happy. (more…)
South Africans know that Proteas paceman, Dale Steyn, is an exceptional cricket player. Many cricket fans around the world also know that Steyn is an excellent cricket paler – and now it has been made official.
Dale Steyn was recently na,ed the World’s Leading Cricketer by Wisden. Wisden, as some might know, is an annual cricket publication that is highly regarded within the cricketing community. To be named Wisden’s Leading Cricketer in the World for 2013 is indeed a massive honor for Steyn.
Steyn is only the second South African cricketer to ever be named the World’s Leading Cricketer. No surprises that South African cricket legend, Jacques Kallis, also received this honour back in 2007. (more…)
Look, we know that football players earn A LOT of money. More money than they probably know what to do with.
Whether they are on the field or on the bench, these football stars make more money in a week than most people do in a year. But just how much money do these stars earn exactly?
Well, lets take a look. We know the names of some of the top football stars in the Premier League, but what we don’t know id how much they take home every week. Until now.
Givemesport compiled a list of some of the top earning players in the Premier League
Check out the list below: (more…)