As the football season in Europe begins, Ligue 1 powerhouses collide as Paris Saint-Germain and Olympique Lyonnais meet at Stade Saputo for the French Super Cup. Today's match takes place on August 1, 2015 at 3:00 PM ET, and can be watched online through free live stream (details below).
This battle will offically open the season in France, and will be the first competitive game in the country of the new season; it will feature two of the most popular teams in France.
Lyon finished second in the league last year, only falling behind to PSG. They are certainly looking to start the season right with a win over their rivals and lift the first trophy of the season. more >>
Ahead of their final preparations before the English Premier League starts, Liverpool FC face Finland outfit HJK in a friendly.
The match is on August 1, 2015 at 12:30 PM ET.
Currently in the middle of their season in the Veikkausliiga, HJK find themselves atop the standings with 40 points, with RoPS two points behind them after 21 games played. more >>
Wrapping up their pre-season matches, Stuttgart and Manchester City meet for a final exhibition match.
The friendly will be on August 1, 2015 at 11:00 AM ET.
It'll be a battle between England and Germany as these two top-flight teams clash in what should be an intense game despite being labeled as an exhibition. more >>
Two of England's best teams collide for the first trophy of the season as Arsenal FC and Chelsea FC meet at Wembley Stadium for the FA Community Shield.
The match is on August 2, 2015 and will begin at 10:00 AM ET.
Arsenal are the current holders of the Community Shield, beating Manchester City in last year's competition. more >>
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson teamed up with comedian Joel McHale to raise $24,000 for children with cancer by towing a Boeing 737 airplane.
Wilson, the "team captain" in the initiative called "Strong Against Cancer" launched by the Seattle Children's Hospital and Research Foundation, competed against Seattle native McHale to tug a 92,000-pound Alaska Airlines 737-800 aircraft 25 feet.
Wilson and McHale, who grew up in Seattle, spent three weeks handpicking their teams out of members of Alaska's maintenance and engineering employees along with Washington residents on Alaska's Facebook page. Alaska's Mileage Plan members in the Seattle area purchased tickets to attend the event where they cheered on their celebrity team captains from the bleachers. more >>
Christian NFL player Tim Tebow's CURE Hospital is glorifying God while celebrating its medical teams' ability to perform 100 surgeries in less than a year.
The Tebow CURE Hospital in Davao City, Philippines, opened its doors last December, and has been working to provide care to low income children with critical orthopedic needs. The hospital has partnered with Christian organization CURE International to perform 100 surgeries since its opening, which is being showcased on the Tim Tebow Foundation website.
"The Tebow CURE Hospital is the result of years of planning, building, and praying without ceasing. After opening its doors in December, we are so excited to announce that we recently admitted our 100th patient for surgery," reads a statement from the foundation. more >>