BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Aston Villa is set to hold off hiring a new manager until the relegated English Premier League club is sold.
Villa chairman Steve Hollis said in a statement on Friday that the club is in "very constructive" talks with interested parties which could lead to a sale, and "the appointment of a manager is at this time inextricably linked to the current negotiations."
With two games left, Villa — a seven-time English champion and...
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma has suspended Akolda Manyang from the basketball team indefinitely after he was charged with assaulting a former football player.
The school announced the suspension Thursday after Manyang was charged with aggravated assault for an incident on Campus Corner in Norman. Court documents allege Manyang punched former Sooners' football player Tyler Evans in the mouth and broke two of his teeth early Sunday.
ZURICH (AP) — FIFA ethics judges have imposed life bans on two South American football officials who have pleaded guilty in the United States to corruption charges.
The FIFA ethics committee judging chamber says it found Luis Bedoya, a former FIFA executive committee member from Colombia, and Sergio Jadue of Chile guilty of wrongdoing including bribery and conflicts of interest.
Bedoya and Jadue were national soccer federation presidents when they...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joe Paterno's son says an allegation made by insurers that a boy told the longtime Penn State football coach in 1976 that he had been molested by former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky is "bunk."
In a tweet sent early Friday morning, Scott Paterno says that "it would be great if everyone waited to see the substance of the allegation before they assume it's true. Because it's not."
The allegation is revealed in an order issued by a...