Voice of the Players

Thomas Kortegaard has played for Danish Super League club AC Horsens for 11 straight seasons. During that time, he got married, had children, bought a house and put planning about life after football at the back of his mind. In this interview for...
12/10/2018
Notts County defender Matt Tootle has spoken openly about his personal struggle with gambling addiction. Posting on Twitter, Tootle wrote: "I've been a compulsive gambler for as long as I remember and it has brought to me some of my worst memories. ...
09/10/2018
Sebastian Vettel's title challenge is all but over after Lewis Hamilton won the Japanese Grand Prix yesterday to stand on the brink of a fifth Formula One crown yesterday.   The German could only manage sixth place after colliding with Red Bull's...
08/10/2018
Kimi Raikkonen was hardly in the mood to talk about why he’s leaving Ferrari next season. Speaking at a news conference ahead of Sunday’s Singapore Grand Prix, he reverted to his typically monosyllabic and nonchalant style when asked about the...
14/09/2018
Notts County defender Matt Tootle has spoken openly about his personal struggle with gambling addiction. Posting on Twitter, Tootle wrote: "I've been a compulsive gambler for as long as I remember and it has brought to me some of my worst memories. ...
12/09/2018
Dutch goalkeeper Wouter Donkers graduated with a bachelor’s degree in psychology while playing for FC Twente. Now aged 25, he is studying medicine at Erasmus University in Rotterdam after three years at Vitesse Arnhem, another club in the...
03/09/2018
Alex Valvo is a collegiate hockey referee who happens to be gay. He sees a link between his on-ice life, where referees exist to ensure fair play, and his off-ice life. “All that referees want is a fair game between two teams,” he says. “And that’s...
16/05/2018
A survey of the Swiss Super League and Swiss Challenge players showed the following results:   Super League championship games on artificial turf: Only 13% of professional players are in favor of hosting Super League championship...
08/05/2018
Arsenal look increasingly likely to miss out on Champions League football again as they languish in sixth place.   Arsenal could rescue their season by winning the Europa League, although Aubameyang is cup-tied in the competition. The Gabon star...
11/04/2018
Carmen Thalmann (born 11 September 1989) from Austria, has surprised everyone. Via her Instagram page she announced her retirement from alpine ski racing at the age of 28. Here is what she said in her own words:   "It was a wonderful chapter in my...
09/04/2018
Fernando Alonso yesterday led calls for "closer" racing to be at the heart of Formula One's blueprint for the future.   "I think it could be a closer battle, that will be always welcome, but it has been always like that in Formula One," said the...
06/04/2018
In a season she dedicated to her late grandfather who died in November, Lindsey Vonn crashed in the season’s first downhill four weeks later, irritating her surgically repaired right knee. Two days later she crashed again in super-G. She’s still...
29/03/2018