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Why are U.S. athletes buying stakes in English football clubs?

Why are U.S. athletes buying stakes in English football clubs?

Dustin Hoffman has been a New York hustler, an autistic savant and a cross-dressing soap star during his 60-year acting career, but he had never played a role like the one he had when he attended the Championship play-off final at Wembley and had to act like a Leeds United celebrity co-owner. With actual Leeds...

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Independent football regulator delayed by UK general election

Independent football regulator delayed by UK general election

British prime minister Rishi Sunak’s decision to call a general election on July 4 has pushed back the arrival of an independent football regulator until next year at the earliest. It had been hoped that the much-discussed Football Governance Bill would be included in what is known as the “wash-up”, the period at the end...