Ogden: Ibrahimovic a Man United box office smash who brought stardust and success
He didn't stay long and left via the back door but Zlatan Ibrahimovic and his larger-than-life character was a success at Manchester United.
Zlatan tells Los Angeles: You're welcome
Zlatan Ibrahimovic is moving to LA Galaxy and he announced the move on Friday in, er, typical understated style. Or not.
Southgate: 'Absolutely disgusting' racism and abuse occurs in England, not just Russia
Gareth Southgate has said England must deal with its own racism issues before condemning Russia ahead of the World Cup, after speaking of the "disgusting" online abuse directed at England's Under-16 players.
Cox: Southgate's World Cup core conundrum with England
For England to make any noise at next summer's World Cup, Gareth Southgate ought to utilise a three-man defence that should suit his side well.
Southgate: We don't have number one because of Hart.
Gareth Southgate concedes that England don't have a clear number one due to Joe Hart's problems at West Ham but believes in all four goalkeepers in the squad.
Trackside analysis: Who looks quick in Melbourne?
F1 editor Laurence Edmondson reports on how the top three teams looked through Albert Park's fastest corners.
Vettel confident Ferrari has 'quite a lot' of pace in hand
Sebastian Vettel is confident Ferrari did not show anything close to its true performance in the opening practice sessions for the Australian Grand Prix.
Ricciardo receives grid penalty at home race
Daniel Ricciardo will start his home race with a three-place grid penalty after he was caught speeding under red flags during second practice for the Australian Grand Prix.
Parker Exclusive: No razorblades in my Peaky Blinders hat.
WBO World Heavyweight Champion Joseph Parker gets fashion inspiration from Peaky Blinders ahead of his fight against Anthony Joshua in Cardiff.
Joshua talks up prospect of £353m boxing deal with UFC boss
Anthony Joshua has confirmed his interest in a possible deal, following a report stating UFC president Dana White is interested in promoting the heavyweight champ.
Exclusive: Rest is the key for Joshua in big fight preparation
Anthony Joshua has revealed added rest is serving him well ahead of his title unification bout with Joseph Parker.
Sixers win big on the road.
The 76ers make easy work of the Magic, behind Joel Embiid's 17 points Philadelphia cruises to a 118-98 victory.
No asterisk: Hornets grind Griz for 61-point win
The Hornets beat the Grizzlies by 61 points for the largest margin of victory in the NBA since 1998. Kemba Walker led the way for Charlotte with 46 points in only 28 minutes.
Kings-Hawks delayed due to protest.
Before the start of the game, individuals gathered outside of Golden 1 Center in a statement of protest.
England try to salvage test but rain ruins day
Only 23.1 overs were possible on day two at Eden Park, during which the hosts tightened their grip on the game, stretching their lead to 171
Kane Williamson reflects on his record-breaking 18th Test century
Ibra's time at Man United won't be forgotten even if it fell short
Zlatan Ibrahimovic delivered plenty for Man United on a 'free' transfer but didn't yield the trophies and success he perhaps promised.
Zlatan leaves United and makes Galaxy switch - sources
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has left Manchester United with sources telling ESPN FC that the Swede has signed a two-year deal to play in MLS.
Zlatan's 2017 prediction: I'll take a club to the top of MLS.
Speaking exclusively to ESPN back in August 2017, Zlatan Ibrahimovic predicted a future move to MLS could be in the pipeline.
Exclusive: Playing for Man United is possible, I've asked Mourinho - Bolt
Usain Bolt has told ESPN that his two-day trial at Borussia Dortmund this week will determine whether he can make it in professional football and eventually play for Manchester United.
The Dominant 20: Bolt, the 10th most dominant athlete of our time
He's a six-time IAAF Athlete of the Year, eight-time Olympic gold medalist and world-record holder in the 100 and 200 meters. Not bad! ESPN's Anthony Olivieri runs some other numbers on the fastest man in history.
Exclusive: Bolt eager to impress Dortmund.
Usain Bolt is to have a two day trial at Borussia Dortmund where he says he will see if he is good enough to really go pro.
Transfer Talk: Spurs to pay Evans' £3m release
Tottenham are ready to pay Jonny Evans' release clause at West Brom to beat Man City and Arsenal to the punch. Transfer Talk has the latest.
Harden lifts Rockets past Pistons in OT.
James Harden scores 10 of his 21 points in overtime of the Rockets' 100-96 win against the Pistons.
Lowe: How Lillard and the Blazers found a brand-new ceiling
Portland faced an existential crisis three months ago. Subtle shifts -- and Damian Lillard going scorched-earth -- have vaulted the team to another level.
Giannis doubtful to face Bulls
Giannis Antetokounmpo, who is is fourth in the league in scoring at 27.3 points a game, has a sprained right ankle and is doubtful for Friday's game vs. Chicago.
Exclusive: Wijnaldum puts Holland's decline down to Van Gaal's departure
Netherlands, within a penalty shootout of reaching a second successive World Cup final four years ago, begin new era under Ronald Koeman.
Wijnaldum hopes Koeman can halt Dutch decline.
Georginio Wijnaldum reflects on a tough few years for the Netherlands national team and shares a positive prediction for England at the World Cup.
NCAA Tournament game win probabilities
FiveThirtyEight's men's and women's NCAA Tournament forecasting models calculate the chance of each team reaching each round.
No denying Michigan on path to the Final Four
Michigan didn't just advance into the Elite Eight. It hammered Texas A&M, sending a clear message that the Wolverines will be tough to stop.
Everything you need to know for Friday's Sweet 16 games
The big names come out to play -- Villanova, Duke, Kansas -- with a spot in the Elite Eight on the line. Will the top seeds advance, or will lower seeds again bust brackets?
Bancroft fifty steadies Australia's innings
Elgar joins Haynes on carrying-the-bat honours board
The South Africa opener has become only the second batsman in Test cricket to carry his bat three times
Australian GP 2018: All you need to know
Following a long winter break, Formula One returns this weekend with the Australian Grand Prix serving as the curtain-raiser for the 2018.
ESPN predicts the 2018 Formula One season
Ahead of the start of the 2018 F1 season, our experts have attempted to guess how the season will unfold.
Ricciardo on Verstappen rivalry: 'The more intense the better.'
Daniel Ricciardo hopes his rivalry with teammate Max Verstappen can push the pair towards a championship challenge.
Mitten: France's thriving football factory
Andy Mitten went to Les Ulis, a semi pro team near Paris where Anthony Martial, Thierry Henry, Patrice Evra and many more learned their craft.
Neymar absence a blessing in disguise
With Neymar recovering, Brazil will be using the Russia and Germany matches to evaluate options in case their temperamental star isn't available.
Prosecutors seek prison in Alonso tax case
Spanish prosecutors are seeking a five-year prison sentence for former Real Madrid player Xabi Alonso for alleged tax fraud.
There's never a good time for an international break.
The FC crew debate the necessity of the March international break, weighing the positives for national team coaches ahead of the World Cup against the risks it poses for club teams.
The most formidable, awe-inspiring and downright dominant 20 athletes of the past two decades
In celebration of ESPN The Magazine's 20th anniversary, Peter Keating's crunched the numbers to find the most dominant athletes of our time.
The Dominant 20 Teams: All Blacks make the list, but who else?
Behold! It's our unassailable list of the most dominant champions of the past 20 years including the New Zealand rugby team -- but who else joins them?
Choosing ESPN's 20 most dominant athletes.
The formula that determined ESPN The Magazine's 20 most dominant athletes of the past two decades.
Manziel throws at USD; 13 NFL teams watch
Johnny Manziel threw to receivers at the University of San Diego's pro day on Thursday. Thirteen NFL teams had scouts in attendance.
Manziel: 'I'm a different person.'
After participating in pro day at the University of San Diego, Johnny Manziel discusses his hopes of returning to the NFL.
Cowboys sign WR Thompson to 1-year deal
Deonte Thompson, who had 38 catches for 555 yards and two scores with Buffalo and Chicago last year, has signed a one-year deal with the Cowboys.
If Serena Williams didn't know who Naomi Osaka was, she does now
Naomi Osaka said she wanted to impress Serena Williams when they met Wednesday at the Miami Open. Let's just say she did that -- and then some.
Azarenka beat Bellis in Miami Open first round.
Three time Miami Open champion Victoria Azarenka eased into the second round of the tournament with a comprehensive 6-3 6-0 win over home favourite Catherine Bellis.
Why Roger Federer might not be the best example for fellow players to follow
Word to the wise: Just because Roger Federer has thrived since a long hiatus from the tennis court doesn't mean other players will. Just look at Novak Djokovic.
Romo eyes PGA Tour cut with NFL blueprint
Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo faces a tough task to make the cut on his PGA Tour debut in the Corales Puntacana Resort & Club Championship, but it will not be for the lack of trying.
Johnson, McIlroy fall in opener in Match Play
Dustin Johnson's seven-match winning streak came to an end when he lost to Bernd Wiesberger, and Rory McIlroy's late surge wasn't enough in a 2-and-1 loss to Peter Uihlein on Wednesday in the Dell Technologies Match Play.
Tiger's next task? Check his book on Augusta and get ready for bent grass
With two weeks to go before the Masters and five tournaments behind him, Tiger Woods tells what's next as he preps for an event he has won four times but hasn't played in three years.
Yankees-Red Sox series in London a good thing?
Kevin Millar and Chris Rose discuss the Yankees and Red Sox crossing the pond to play a series in London in 2019.
Sorry, haters: The Yankees are loaded -- and there's more talent on the way
From top-flight starting pitching prospects to a speedster you have to see to believe, the Evil Empire is stacked down on the farm.
Olney: Judge, Machado among the underrated -- yes, underrated -- in fantasy rankings
They're among MLB's biggest stars, but they might be even better than the experts think. Here are nine players ranked too low, or too high, this year.
Overwatch League by the numbers: Familiar failings for Seoul
The Seoul Dynasty entered Week 4 of Stage 2 undefeated, but after matches against the New York Excelsior and the London Spitfire, it finds itself on the outside looking in for Stage 2 playoff standings. ESPN Stats & Info breaks it all down.
Sources: Optic removes zig and LemonNation from starting lineup
It remains to be seen if either player will join Optic's academy team.
Overwatch League Power Rankings - Seoul crushed.
The LA Gladiators continue to rise up the rankings as they look to crash the Stage 2 playoffs, but what happened to Seoul Dynasty? Find out as Tyler "Fionn" Erzberger joins Phil Murphy to break it all down.
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Updated tables from the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, English Football League and more.
Keep track of all the important upcoming fixtures in the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, English Football League and more.
Results and scores from the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, English Football League and more.
In November 2016, Brazilian underdogs Chapecoense boarded a plane to play in the game of their lives. Instead, their biggest moment turned into a tragedy no one can forget.