Athletes & Money

June 9, 2018

Aston Villa Avoid Immediate Threat of Administration After Reaching Agreement With Tax Authoriti

After receiving a winding-up order from HM Revenue & Customs, Championship club Aston Villa have reached an agreement with tax authorities to see them avoid liquidation and entering administration. According […]
June 9, 2018
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Barcelona Director Admits Re-Signing Thiago From Bayern Munich ‘Would Not Be a Problem’ Financially

Barcelona director institutional and sporting relations Guillermo Amor has admitted that there would be no financial problem in signing Thiago Alcantara from Bayern Munich this summer, despite parting ways […]
June 1, 2018

Emmitt Smith says the best money advice he ever got came from Cowboys owner Jerry Jones

When Emmitt Smith was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in 1990, the 20-year-old rookie scored a signing bonus that made him a millionaire overnight. He went on to […]
May 29, 2018

Egyptian Lawyer Files €1bn Lawsuit Against Sergio Ramos Over Mohamed Salah Injury

An Egyptian lawyer has launched a €1bn (£873m) lawsuit against Sergio Ramos following the centre back’s challenge on Mohamed Salah during the Champions League final on Saturday. The two […]
May 29, 2018

Slavisa Jokanovic Claims Fulham Must Spend Heavily to Ensure Premier League Survival After Promotion

Fulham manager Slavisa Jokanovic has admitted the Cottagers must spend big in order to ensure Premier League survival next season after achieving promotion to the top flight […]
May 26, 2018

The Warriors’ Oldest Nemesis Returns With a Vengeance

OAKLAND, Calif. — It was long forgotten by the end of a stunning night, but Steve Kerr identified his team’s fatal flaw at the exact moment […]
May 23, 2018

NFL’s Proposed National Anthem Rules: Penalties for Kneeling Being Considered

On Tuesday, NFL owners put three hours aside for a privileged session to speak—amongst themselves and family members—about the most sensitive of topics.
May 18, 2018

NBA’s Toronto Raptors fire Dwane Casey, two days after he’s named Coach of the Year

The NBA’s Toronto Raptors fired head coach Dwane Casey on Friday, just two days after his peers voted him the league’s Coach of the Year. Casey’s […]
May 10, 2018

NBA begins to address mental health and athletes

The NBA is joining forces with the players’ union to launch a mental wellness program with the hope that athletes will see it as a way […]