The FIFA Club World Cup being held in China shows that how important soccer is to the country and that its development is also important, a top Bayern Munich official told the Global Times in an exclusive interview in Shanghai on Wednesday.
Washington ace pitcher Max Scherzer and third baseman Anthony Rendon, who helped the Nationals win their first World Series, were among the 2019 Major League Baseball award finalists named Monday.
Cristiano Ronaldo controversially won and then converted a stoppage-time penalty, seconds after having a goal chalked off for offside, as Juventus finally broke down 10-man Genoa to win 2-1 and go back to the top of Serie A on Wednesday.
Written off after a 19-31 start and given a 0.01 percent oddsmakers chance to win the World Series, the Washington Nationals ignored the doubters and captured a fairy-tale championship.
Eddie Jones’ coaching career is set to come full circle when his England side face South Africa in Saturday’s World Cup final in Yokohama.