Four-time NBA Most Valuable Player LeBron James is a "possibility" for the defending champion US team at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games but says he will skip this year's World Cup in China.
Lionel Messi was named in the Argentina squad Thursday for the first time since the World Cup, ending a self-imposed eight month exile.
NBA star Jordan Clarkson is stoking Philippine fans' clamour to allow him to play in this year's World Cup as their team seeks to hurdle FIBA's eligibility rules.
The Philippines said they were working hard to have NBA star Jordan Clarkson declared eligible for this year's World Cup as they celebrated their "against all odds" qualification on Monday.
This must be one of Gilas Pilipinas' most memorable bus rides!
A combined global audience of 1.12 billion watched the WorldCup final between France and Croatia in July, FIFA, the governing body of world football, said on Friday.
Croatia was abuzz on Tuesday with speculation over the identity of an unnamed World Cup bronze medal winner from 1998 who was auctioning the precious memento.
Diego Maradona says he "loves" Lionel Messi and described as "false" comments attributed to him attacking his Argentine compatriot and Barcelona legend.