Charles Abimbola

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An American Football Coach in London

(YouTube link)<p>What we call football in the US is quite different from what the rest of the world calls football. The differences are highlighted when …

Barcelona make official bid for Chelsea's Brazilian international David Luiz

Barcelona have finally submitted a formal bid for Chelsea defender David Luiz.<p>The offer will test Jose Mourinho's resolve to keep the 26-year-old Brazil international, who has long been linked with a move to the Nou Camp, despite Chelsea's continued insistence that he is not for sale<p>If <b>Chelsea</b> do …

Luis Suarez going nowhere, insists Liverpool's Brendan Rodgers, just hours before striker says 'let me leave'

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers maintains they have no intention of selling Luis Suarez to Arsenal, despite the striker stepping up his campaign to force a move.<p>After weeks of speculation over the 26 year-old's intentions, which began earlier in the summer when he publicly admitted he could not …

Why Gareth Bale Should Be Sold by Spurs

It is the transfer that has dominated the summer window thus far, with Real Madrid supposedly in the process of negotiating a deal for Tottenham winger Gareth Bale that could top €100 million (<i>Guardian</i>).<p>Any deal that can be completed will almost certainly be a new world record fee, with the Wales …

Why Is Gareth Bale's Kit Not in the Top 10 of Premier League Sales?

Tottenham Hotspur’s Gareth Bale was one of the English Premier League's most dangerous and productive players during the 2012-13 season.<p>Seemingly scorching defenders and goalkeepers for the fun of it, Bale looked a man who owned one of the most popular football leagues on the planet.<p>So it comes as …

Rodgers denies making Suarez promise

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has returned fire in his bitter battle with Luis Suarez by strongly denying he made a promise that the striker …

Soccer

Whether there needs to be a thorough reassessment of the threat to America that continues to be posed by al-Qaeda is a long term question that will have to be addressed. The international terrorist group has proved itself to be resilient and adaptable and after all these years is still dangerous http://econ.st/1cb3056

‘Homeless’ man gets on a train & asks for the attention of the carriage. What happens next is not what you’d expect. http://bit.ly/12ZRDt0

Obama cancels Putin meeting over Snowden asylum

<b>US President Barack Obama has cancelled a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin after Russia's decision to grant asylum to intelligence leaker Edward Snowden, the White House said.</b><p>But Mr Obama will still attend the G20 economic talks in St Petersburg.<p>A White House aide said Mr Snowden's …

Fort Hood gunman Nidal Hasan 'wants execution' - lawyer

<b>A standby defence lawyer for the ex-US Army psychiatrist on trial for the 2009 killing of 13 fellow US soldiers has told a judge he thinks the defendant wants to be sentenced to death.</b><p>Lt Col Kris Poppe offered to step in to represent Maj Nidal Hasan, who is serving as his own lawyer at his …

Crime