Lionel Messi foot injury a concern as La Liga resumes
Lionel Messi foot injury a concern as La Liga resumes

Lionel Messi is a major doubtful starter in FC Barcelona's return to La Liga action this weekend after Argentina coach Gerard Martino admitted that the striker was suffering from a foot injury.

Italy coach Antonio Conte gets death threats after Claudio Marchisio injury
Italy coach Antonio Conte gets death threats after Claudio Marchisio injury

Italy coach Antonio Conte has received death threats from angry Juventus fans who blame his training methods for the injury that will probably rule midfielder Claudio Marchisio out for the rest of the season.

Greek football federation backs injured Jose Holebas
Greek football federation backs injured Jose Holebas

The Greek football federation on Friday insisted that international defender Jose Holebas had been dropped from team training in Austria because of injury and not for any other reason.

Juventus forward Morata eyeing Spain opportunity
Juventus forward Morata eyeing Spain opportunity

Diego Costa`s injury could hand fellow Spain forward Alvaro Morata a chance to try to transfer his fine form for Juventus to the international stage although he knows he faces a stiff task to win a place in the team.

Gourcuff out for at least a month - Lyon
Gourcuff out for at least a month - Lyon

Lyon midfielder Yoann Gourcuff is set for at least a month on the sidelines after tearing a hamstring, his club said Tuesday.

The Black Keys cancels tour dates due to Patrick Carney injury
The Black Keys cancels tour dates due to Patrick Carney injury

American rock duo The Black Keys has been forced to cancel more dates on their "Turn Blue World Tour" due to member Patrick Carney's shoulder injury.

Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquets given all-clear to face Real Madrid
Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquets given all-clear to face Real Madrid

Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquets has recovered from injury and was fit to face Real Madrid in La Liga on Sunday, the club has confirmed.

Fraser Forster felled as Southampton sink Burnley
Fraser Forster felled as Southampton sink Burnley

Southampton reinvigorated their push for an improbable Premier League top-four finish by beating Burnley 2-0 on Saturday, but at the cost of an injury to England goalkeeper Fraser Forster.

ICC World Cup: Pat Cummins ruled out of Australia`s crunch match with Sri Lanka
ICC World Cup: Pat Cummins ruled out of Australia`s crunch match with Sri Lanka

Injury-prone Australian paceman Pat Cummins has been ruled out of Sunday`s crunch World Cup game with Sri Lanka, captain Michael Clarke said Saturday.

Motta back but Silva rested for PSG
Motta back but Silva rested for PSG

Italian international midfielder Thiago Motta is available again after injury for Paris Saint-Germain`s Ligue 1 encounter with Lens on Saturday but skipper Thiago Silva will not feature.

Injury-hit Sri Lanka must tough it out, says Mahela Jayawardene
Injury-hit Sri Lanka must tough it out, says Mahela Jayawardene

Team elder Mahela Jayawardene says Sri Lanka will have to tough it out at the World Cup amid a spate of tournament-ending injuries.

Sri Lanka opener Dimuth Karunaratne ruled out of World Cup
Sri Lanka opener Dimuth Karunaratne ruled out of World Cup

Sri Lanka batsman Dimuth Karunaratne was on Thursday ruled out of the remainder of the cricket World Cup after suffering an injury to his little finger during the team's practice session ahead of Sunday's crucial tie against Australia.

Zimbabwe skipper Elton Chigumbura out of Ireland clash
Zimbabwe skipper Elton Chigumbura out of Ireland clash

Zimbabwe captain Elton Chigumbura has been ruled out of Saturday's make-or-break World Cup clash against Ireland with a thigh injury, the team announced Wednesday.

Luka Modric likely to return for Real against Schalke
Luka Modric likely to return for Real against Schalke

Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric is likely to return from a lengthy injury layoff in the Champions League last 16 second leg at home to Schalke 04 on March 10, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Saturday.

Fernando Alonso insists he will be back very soon
Fernando Alonso insists he will be back very soon

Two-time Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso has said he expects to be back racing "very soon" despite spending three nights in hospital after suffering concussion in a crash last weekend.

Juventus midfielder Andrea Pirlo out for three weeks, says Sky Italia
Juventus midfielder Andrea Pirlo out for three weeks, says Sky Italia

Juventus playmaker Andrea Pirlo will be out for three weeks after suffering a right calf muscle strain, Sky Sports Italia reported on Thursday.

Pakistan think-tank made many blunders in WC opener: Mohammed Hafeez
Pakistan think-tank made many blunders in WC opener: Mohammed Hafeez

Disgruntled all-rounder, Mohammed Hafeez, who was left out of the national squad due to an injury, feels Pakistan think-tank made several blunders in the World Cup opener against arch-rivals India.

Potential 'killer blow' to king Richard III revealed

New film footage has revealed for the first time the potential "killer blow" that claimed the life of king Richard III.

NBA: Pelicans' Anthony Davis pulls out of All-Star game
NBA: Pelicans' Anthony Davis pulls out of All-Star game

New Orleans Pelicans star forward Anthony Davis on Wednesday became the latest player to pull out of Sunday`s NBA All-Star game because of injury.

QPR relegation battle hit by Leroy Fer injury
QPR relegation battle hit by Leroy Fer injury

Queens Park Rangers midfielder Leroy Fer has been ruled out of action for up to 10 weeks with a knee injury, the Premier League strugglers said on Wednesday.