Quote of the Day

"Now the fans are dreaming again."
-- AC Milan Managing Dir Marco Fassone, on the resurgence of AC Milan and Inter Milan after both clubs were taken over by Chinese investors. (N.Y. TIMES, 10/13)
Monday October 16, 2017 Vol. 6 — No. 88 Print This Issue

Top Stories

  • A Bigger Cut

    Samoa will ask the Rugby Football Union for a £160,000 ($212,920) cut of next month’s £10M ($13.3M) Test against England, according to Nik Simon of the London DAILY MAIL. Samoa Rugby Union CEO Vincent Fepuleai is "personally contacting" his counterpart, Steve Brown, after it was revealed the Pacific Islanders will earn £650 ($865) each for the week -- in contrast to a £22,000 ($29,276) match fee for England players.

  • The Right Color

    Olympique de Marseille signs telecom Orange as jersey sponsor.

  • Global Exposure

    A-League expands TV footprint after FFA, IMG sign new deals.

  • Signing Off

    ICC gives stamp of approval to new Test world championship.

  • 'Hot Water'

    FIFA "reviewing" Tim Cahill's sponsored celebration of goal in WC qualifier.

  • Upper Crust

    Cage Warriors' funding round attracts top investors.

  • Solidarity

    Hertha Berlin players kneel to "join forces" with American athletes.

  • Grand Design

    Perth Stadium footbridge to be as tall as the Sydney Harbour bridge.

  • Beat The Clock

    Tottenham concerned new stadium won't be ready for '18 opener.

  • A New Wrinkle

    FIVB unveils new Volleyball Nations League competition.

  • Room And Board

    Swiss claim al-Khelaifi allegedly bribed Valcke with Italian villa.

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