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The English Premier League is suspended because of coronavirus

The English Premier League is suspended because of coronavirus

Executives finally made the decision after two high-profile figures in the game tested positive.
Coronavirus might cancel European soccer

Coronavirus might cancel European soccer

Games in the major European tournaments are being postponed and canceled because of coronavirus, with Euro 2020 and the Olympics under threat.
Football Style God Hector Bellerin Directs New Arsenal Editorial

Football Style God Hector Bellerin Directs New Arsenal Editorial

Arsenal’s Hector Bellerin is the face of a new generation of footballer that refuses to be defined by its ability on the pitch, but rather explores interests outside of the sport — most often fashion
Bollocks to Brexit: Dressing for Britain’s Leaving Party

Bollocks to Brexit: Dressing for Britain’s Leaving Party

In a land where pessimism is practiced as a vocation, and pivotal news moments include Freddo chocolate hiking up its price, or things like “the wettest summer on record,” Britain’s decision to leave
China's Arsenal blackout highlights Premier League's ethics problem

China's Arsenal blackout highlights Premier League's ethics problem

Özil’s Uighur comments have angered China, but the world’s most famous league has remained tight-lipped so farAcross the street from the Workers’ Stadium in Beijing, the venue of Arsenal’s first ever
Mesut Özil should be able to say what he likes about subjects he cares about | Eni Aluko

Mesut Özil should be able to say what he likes about subjects he cares about | Eni Aluko

Sportsmen and women cannot and should not be censored. Sometimes they are the changemakers we needSince I first found myself, as a high-profile footballer and England international, in the public eye
Soccer Superstar Removed From China's Pro Evolution Soccer After Calling Out Human Rights Abuses

Soccer Superstar Removed From China's Pro Evolution Soccer After Calling Out Human Rights Abuses

Video game publisher NetEase has said it will remove Arsenal player Mesut Özil from Pro Evolution Soccer 2020 in China, after Özil criticized the country’s mass imprisonment of its Uighur Muslim
The Guardian view on Özil, Arsenal and Liverpool: football with a conscience | Editorial

The Guardian view on Özil, Arsenal and Liverpool: football with a conscience | Editorial

The clubs have taken very different stances on human rights issues this week. Commercial interests do not absolve them of social responsibilitiesTwo of England’s most prestigious Premier League
China Bans Premier League Football Match After Player Criticised Communist Party

China Bans Premier League Football Match After Player Criticised Communist Party

China's state television network, CCTV, banned a Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester City after Arsenal's Mesut Ozil criticised the Chinese Communist Party for imprisoning
Craven Arsenal abandon Mesut Özil over his stance on China’s Uighur persecution | Sean Ingle

Craven Arsenal abandon Mesut Özil over his stance on China’s Uighur persecution | Sean Ingle

The midfielder is in tune with a United Nations panel and human rights groups over the imprisonment of millions of Uighurs but the club chose to raise a white flagArsenal might not be any good at
Mesut Özil row: China's Arsenal fans burn shirts in anger at Xinjiang post

Mesut Özil row: China's Arsenal fans burn shirts in anger at Xinjiang post

Player, who has 4 million followers on Chinese microblog Weibo, is called a ‘dirty ant’ for attacking ChinaChinese football fans have burned Arsenal football shirts and called on the club to fire star
People in China don’t quite know why they are boycotting Arsenal player Mesut Özil

People in China don’t quite know why they are boycotting Arsenal player Mesut Özil

The German player posted a lengthy criticism of China's treatment of Uyghur Muslims in Xinjiang, but his comments that prompted the backlash were heavily censored.
Chinese TV Drops English Soccer Match Over Player’s Political Comments

Chinese TV Drops English Soccer Match Over Player’s Political Comments

State broadcaster China Central Television on Sunday dropped its planned live coverage of a soccer match between English teams Arsenal and Manchester City due to the political comments made by one of
Chinese state broadcaster pulls Arsenal v Man City after Mesut Özil criticism

Chinese state broadcaster pulls Arsenal v Man City after Mesut Özil criticism

• Özil posted message about China’s treatment of Uighur Muslims • Chinese FA ‘outraged and disappointed’ by German’s remarksChina’s state broadcaster CCTV on Sunday removed Arsenal’s Premier League
Arsenal distance themselves from Mesut Özil comments on Uighurs’ plight

Arsenal distance themselves from Mesut Özil comments on Uighurs’ plight

• Midfielder highlighted persecution of Muslims in China • Club says it ‘does not involve itself in politics’ in statementArsenal have distanced themselves from comments made by Mesut Özil on
Arsenal & adidas Finally Brought Back the OG “Bruised Banana” Jersey

Arsenal & adidas Finally Brought Back the OG “Bruised Banana” Jersey

Arsenal and adidas Originals dropped a retro-inspired originals collection yesterday that included the iconic “bruised banana” away jersey from the 1991 to 1993 seasons. While the jersey was brought
EPL FREE KICKS: ’Tis the season for managers to get the sack – and not Santa’s

EPL FREE KICKS: ’Tis the season for managers to get the sack – and not Santa’s

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, they say. Well, probably not if you are (or were) the manager of a struggling Premier League team. Since Mauricio Pochettino got the sack two weeks ago, two
Report: North Korea Has Done Nothing to Decrease Nuclear Arsenal

Report: North Korea Has Done Nothing to Decrease Nuclear Arsenal

North Korea has done nothing to decrease its nuclear stockpile or limit production of fissile material since dictator Kim Jong-un held his first summit with President Donald Trump, a report from the
Arsenal Are Imploding

Arsenal Are Imploding

What should’ve been, and what almost was, a desperately needed victory instead became more reason for acrimony and turmoil. A floundering Arsenal hosted Crystal Palace on Sunday, and after jumping out
Former Chelsea Goalie Petr Čech Makes Match-Winning Save...In Hockey

Former Chelsea Goalie Petr Čech Makes Match-Winning Save...In Hockey

Bo Jackson. Deion Sanders. Petr Čech? The list of two-sport stars might have just grown by one, though admittedly in much less demanding fashion. While Jackson and Sanders succeeded at the highest