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Matthew McConaughey: How actor’s wife ‘injected’ soccer into his blood

Matthew McConaughey: How actor’s wife ‘injected’ soccer into his blood

Before he became one of Hollywood’s leading men, before the Oscar for best actor in 2014 and he went Interstellar on the silver screen, Matthew McConaughey was learning his craft and, in fact, preparing to shoot his very first scene. In 1993, he delivered an ad-libbed line — “Alright, alright, alright!” — that would stay…MORE

UEFA bans Slavia Prague’s Ondřej Kúdela for 10 games for racist behavior

UEFA bans Slavia Prague’s Ondřej Kúdela for 10 games for racist behavior

Slavia Prague defender Ondřej Kúdela has been banned for 10 matches by UEFA after the governing body’s investigation into allegations of the player’s “racist behavior” towards Rangers’ midfielder Glen Kamara during the sides’ UEFA Europa League meeting at Ibrox stadium last month. The incident occurred late in the match when Kúdela was seen saying something…MORE

USA predicted to top Tokyo Olympics medal table

USA predicted to top Tokyo Olympics medal table

The circumstances around this year’s Olympics might be wildly different compared to previous Games, but history could be about to repeat itself when it comes to the Tokyo 2020 medal table. With Wednesday marking 100 days to go until the Olympics get underway in Japan on July 23, the USA is predicted to top the…MORE

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