Football





People
Sport is passion. But sometimes, even with professionals, passion spills over into uncontrollable emotions. ISPO.com shows notorious freakouts in sports history and their consequences - from Mike Tyson to Zinedine Zidane to Serena Williams.



People
Franz Beckenbauer in 1976: In that year he became European Champion, European Cup Winner, Intercontinental Cup Winner and Footballer of the Year in Germany and Europe.
As a footballer and coach, Franz Beckenbauer was a shining light. After investigations around the awarding of the World Cup 2006 as well as health setbacks, things have recently become quieter around the "Kaiser". On his 75th birthday ISPO.com commemorates Beckenbauer's greatest stations and successes as a player and coach.

People
Tragedies, falls and an assassination attempt - despite severe setbacks, athletes and clubs have managed to get back on their feet. ISPO.com presents impressive comebacks in sports history.


Sports business
The top earner in the Forbes Ranking 2020: Naomi Osaka.
Forbes has published a list of the top earning female athletes in 2020. The top 10 are dominated by no less than nine tennis players. For the first time in years, Serena Williams is not the top athlete.