Bayern’s Sule out of tie
MUNICH • Bayern Munich’s Niklas Sule yesterday tested positive for Covid-19, and will not play in their Champions League game at RB Salzburg today.
The club also yesterday said they had withdrawn their offer of a new five-year deal for David Alaba after talks failed.
Rockets hire new coach
LOS ANGELES • The Houston Rockets have named Stephen Silas as their new head coach, replacing Mike D’Antoni.
This is the first National Basketball Association head coach role for Silas, who was part of the Dallas Mavericks’ set-up last season.
Gay wins Bermuda C’ship
MIAMI • World No. 328 Brian Gay sank a 10-foot birdie putt on the first play-off hole on Sunday to beat Wyndham Clark and win the Bermuda Championship to snap a seven-year PGA Tour drought.
It was his first win since the 2013 Humana Challenge and fifth overall.
Moyes supports five subs
LONDON • West Ham manager David Moyes yesterday said he would be fine with the reintroduction of a rule change allowing for five substitutes.
Premier League clubs earlier voted against it, but calls are growing amid concerns over player welfare.