Highlights on David Beckham | CNN

CNN — Here’s a look into the life of retired professional footballer David Beckham. Date of Birth: May 2, 1975 Place of birth: London, England Birth name: David Robert Joseph Beckham Dad: David Edward “Ted” Beckham, an appliance repairman Mother: Sandra (West) Beckham, a hairdresser Marriage: Victoria (Adams) Beckham (July 4, 1999–present) Children: Harper, Cruz, … Read more

Why is the NFL free before the draft? How Offseason Timing Affects Roster-Building Decisions, Big Trades, And More

The San Francisco 49ers entered this offseason with one clear gap in the roster: the cornerback position. So, after years of snacking in free agency, the 49ers have done what many NFL teams feel compelled to do. They took a big swipe at a veteran player with a limited resume, signing free agent Charvarius Ward … Read more

Former OSU QB Dwayne Haskins fatally hit by vehicle in Florida

Former Ohio State Buckeyes quarterback Dwayne Haskins died Saturday morning after being hit by a vehicle in Florida. The Florida Highway Patrol said Haskins, 24, walked “on a limited access facility (freeway/freeway) for unknown reasons” and attempted to cross the westbound lanes of I-595 where he was struck by an oncoming dump truck. He was … Read more

Man United and Liverpool consider Villarreal winger Arnaut Danjuma

The summer transfer window is approaching and there is a lot of gossip floating around about who is going where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz on rumors, whereabouts and, of course, deals! TOP STORY: Man United and Liverpool eye Danjuma Villarreal winger Arnaut Danjuma is being watched by both Manchester United and … Read more

Chelsea battle rages amid claims of dirty tricks; Haaland’s Man United snob

Chelsea ownership battle turns sour – ESPN’s Insider Notebook has the latest. MORE: Why Erling Haaland snubbed Manchester United. Jump to: Why Haaland snubbed Man United | Barca enthusiastic but Lewandowski’s move unlikely | Mata’s next move | No preparation for the American World Cup for England Chelsea bidder concern amid low kick allegations The … Read more

Transfer Talk – Newcastle leads Arsenal for Juventus’ Paulo Dybala

6:47 p.m. ET Nick JuddTransfer Writer Paulo Dybala could be heading to the Premier League. Marco Canoniero/Light Rocket The summer transfer window is approaching and there is a lot of gossip floating around about who is going where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz on rumors, whereabouts and, of course, deals! TOP STORY: … Read more

Friend Carlos Vela ‘no one for me’ after whistling ahead of Galaxy-LAFC clash

Despite being friends with LAFC’s Carlos Vela since his academy days with Chivas, LA Galaxy’s Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez won’t hold back against his compatriot on Saturday Traffic. “I love him, I admire him, but when the whistle blows, he’s not someone for me anymore,” Hernandez said at a press conference on Wednesday. “We have to … Read more

Atletico Mineiro, Flamengo and Palmeiras target Brazil’s top prize amid changing landscape

The Brazilian first division, which starts this weekend, is often considered inside the country as the most competitive in the world. That may not be true. But it is certainly one of the most difficult. It can also be one of the most interesting, and it is likely to become even more so. The vision … Read more

Wayne Rooney responds after Cristiano Ronaldo calls him ‘jealous’

Wayne Rooney has responded after former Manchester United team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo called him “jealous” following Rooney’s criticism of Ronaldo’s return to Old Trafford during an appearance on Sky Sports earlier this week. Rooney’s response: Who isn’t jealous of the five-time Ballon d’Or winner? “There probably isn’t a football player on the planet who isn’t jealous … Read more