SOCCER: This brings back horrific memories of when my parents took me to a crowded restaurant and the waiters gathered around, made me wear a silly hat with sparklers on and sang Happy Birthday. Fair play to USWNT's Jane Campbell, she took it much better than I did.
SOCCER: If this means being released by a Swedish third-tier side four months into a one-year contract, then yes, former USMNT player Freddy Adu is indeed 'doing this'.
SOCCER: The former Barcelona midfielder is currently coaching Qatar Stars League club Al Sadd.
SOCCER: Didier Drogba is still a baller.
SOCCER: It's former Manchester United and England defender-turned pundit Gary Neville's birthday today. He won eight Premier League titles, three FA Cups and two Champions Leagues but this is surely his finest moment on a soccer pitch.
TENNIS: The battle of the NWSL owners went the way of Naomi Osaka at the Australian Open. North Carolina Courage 1 Angel City FC 0.