Lionel Messi vs Cristiano Ronaldo - Marco Van Basten picks a side in long-standing debate

The question of who is the best between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo has divided many football fans, but Marco van Basten, who is regarded as one of the greatest strikers in the history of the sport, has now revealed his choice. Van Basten, who is a three-time Ballon d’Or winner, is an admirer of Ronaldo but maintains that no-one can be compared to Messi. “Cristiano Ronaldo is a great

Jurgen Klopp responds to 'weak' Premier League claims amid Reds' 22-point lead

Jurgen Klopp has dismissed suggestions that a 'weak' Premier League has contributed to Liverpool's success this season. The Reds have a massive 22-point lead at the top of the table and are on course to end their 30-year wait for a league title. They need just 12 more points to be crowned champions after failing to win only one of their opening 27 matches – at Manchester United in October.

Flyers to fight fire with fire in WNBL grand final series

Southside Flyers star Bec Cole says her side is refreshed and ready to chase a championship when the WNBL grand final series tips off at Dandenong Stadium on Sunday. The Flyers have transformed this season, taking over the Dandenong Rangers licence and putting together a team which has topped the league and now has reigning champions Canberra Capitals as the last obstacle to the title. Bec Cole (left) says Southside

Cristiano Ronaldo confident Juventus can turn Champions League tie around

Cristiano Ronaldo is confident that Juventus will be able to turn their Champions League tie against Lyon around and progress to the quarter-finals. The Serie A champions were beaten 1-0 in the first leg of their last 16 tie on Wednesday after a disappointing display against the French club. Lucas Tousart's first half goal proved enough to give the Ligue 1 outfit their first ever win over Juventus in European

Teenage freak’s history making NBA run

Zion Williamson has proved throughout his opening 14 games in the NBA he’s built differently to other rookies in the league. His frame is more suited to an NFL linebacker instead of a first year professional basketball player, but Williamson uses it to his advantage. Watch the 2019/20 NBA Season with ESPN on KAYO. Up to up to 7 LIVE games every week! New to Kayo? Get your 14-day free

Frizell to make call on his future before season starts

Tyson Frizell will make a call on his future in the next fortnight as Dragons officials remain confident they can ward off big-money interest from Newcastle and keep their representative back-rower. The Dragons met with Frizell's management during the week with the 28-year-old keen to avoid his contract negotiations dragging into the early rounds of the season. Tyson Frizell is a man in demand and is set to make a

Deontay Wilder backtracks over firing his trainer ahead of Tyson Fury rematch

Deontay Wilder has confirmed he will keep his long-time trainer Mark Breland on his team for the rematch against Tyson Fury. Wilder was taking heavy punishment from Fury for seven rounds of their rematch in Las Vegas before Breland called an end to the fight by throwing the towel into the ring. Jay Deas, who is Wilder’s head coach, did not agree with the decision while the Bronze Bomber was

Women's T20 World Cup: New Zealand edge Bangladesh in low-scoring thriller

New Zealand kept their semi-final hopes alive after beating Bangladesh in a low-scoring thriller at the Women’s T20 World Cup in Melbourne. Bangladesh, who had never played New Zealand in women’s international cricket, looked capable of a shock upset when they bowled the Kiwis out for 91 with 10 balls to spare. But tight bowling restricted the Tigers who were eventually skittled for 74. New Zealand now face Australia in

Arsenal transfer plans 'take £70m hit' as Mikel Arteta dealt Mesut Ozil blow

Arsenal’s embarrassing early Europa League KO this week could cost the club £30m in lost revenue. And if they fail to make it back into Europe this season they face another black hole of £40m in their finances, potentially setting back Mikel Arteta’s big rebuild years. Arsenal, who are ninth in the Premier League ahead of Monday’s FA Cup clash at Portsmouth, crashed out after Olympiakos scored in the 119th-minute

WWE superstar Seth Rollins makes Goldberg joke after Super ShowDown title change

Seth Rollins has weighed-in on Goldberg's surprise victory over "The Fiend" Bray Wyatt at WWE Super ShowDown on Thursday. The WWE Hall of Famer produced an upset to claim the title of Universal Champion for the second time in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. After a number of early spears, Goldberg sealed the victory with a Jackhammer to strip The Fiend of his title. Rollins had been among a number of WWE