Maurizio Sarri Finalising Chelsea Backroom Staff Ahead of Expected Stamford Bridge Appointment

While Conte now looks highly likely to depart from Stamford Bridge, it is his reported replacement Maurizio Sarri's turn to try and persuade the Chelsea board to bankroll a move for Mertens, who could potentially be a solid addition to the firs... More..

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Blatter arrives in Russian Federation for World Cup despite Fifa ban
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Blatter arrives in Russian Federation for World Cup despite Fifa ban

Former Fifa spokesman Thomas Renggli told AFP that Blatter would meet Putin on Wednesday. Blatter, who was speaking at a hotel in central Moscow, said he and Putin, who have known each other for a long t...More..

Neymar hobbles out of Brazil training session after 15 minutes
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Neymar hobbles out of Brazil training session after 15 minutes

The Brazilian soccer confederation said it wasn't a serious injury and Neymar would be back in practice on Wednesday, but doubts about his fitness only increased. "I guess that will be normal [to be fouled re...More..

Phillies fan injured by flying hot dog launched by Phanatic
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Phillies fan injured by flying hot dog launched by Phanatic

Such was the case in the "City of Brotherly Love" Wednesday night, when the Phillies iconic mascot - the Phillie Fanatic - fired a hot dog launcher, directly at a fan's face. "It hit me like a ton of bricks",...More..

Messi's Mom: My Son Has Cried A Lot For Argentina
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Messi's Mom: My Son Has Cried A Lot For Argentina

I see him with expectations. all the family here is supporting him'. Despite Argentina stumbling to a disappointing 1-1 draw against Iceland in their World Cup opener, it doesn't appear to have had any noti...More..

Mbappe seals France progress as enthusiastic Peru show limitations
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Mbappe seals France progress as enthusiastic Peru show limitations

Peru , unfortunate to lose 1-0 to Denmark in their first game, took until the half-hour to have their first serious chance, with recalled skipper Paolo Guerrero stinging the legs of Hugo Lloris . But he ...More..

Mexico Shocks Reigning World Cup Champs Germany 1-0
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Mexico Shocks Reigning World Cup Champs Germany 1-0

Hirving Lozano caused a small artificial natural disaster when he scored a historic winning goal for Mexico against Germany in their first World Cup match at Russian Federation 2018. Timo Werner could ha...More..

Reason why Jose Mourinho is 'angered' by Liverpool's fixtures for 2018/19 campaign
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Reason why Jose Mourinho is 'angered' by Liverpool's fixtures for 2018/19 campaign

Liverpool , the losing Champions League finalists, appear to have the toughest start of any of the likely title-contenders. Man United, Man City and Spurs have each been given an even split of three home ...More..

James Rodriguez makes belated start for Colombia
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

James Rodriguez makes belated start for Colombia

Yuya Osako headed in the victor after Juan Quintero's 39th minute free-kick had cancelled out Shinji Kagawa's third minute openee from the spot. The drama in Saransk started with referee Damir Skomina ...More..

Neymar not fully fit for Brazil's World Cup opener, says Tite
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Neymar not fully fit for Brazil's World Cup opener, says Tite

And not everyone (in Brazil ) likes me", Tite said, chuckling. Switzerland coach Vladimir Petkovic described the incident against Miranda as an "ordinary challenge". "I don't think about that". "Against ...More..

Antoine Griezmann Must Do More, Says France Coach Didier Deschamps
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Antoine Griezmann Must Do More, Says France Coach Didier Deschamps

Just 4 minutes later, however, France's Samuel Umtiti made a freakish mistake, his flailing arm making contact with a high cross from Aaron Mooy , forcing the referee to award another penalty, which Aust...More..

What sex scandal? Mexico put tumultuous build-up behind them to stun Germany
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

What sex scandal? Mexico put tumultuous build-up behind them to stun Germany

Fans spray foam in the air during the celebration of Mexico's 2018 World Cup win over Germany at the Angel of Independence in Mexico City, Sunday, June 17, 2018 . Earlier this month, the U.S. slapped Me...More..

Dustin Johnson leads after 2nd round; Tiger Woods fails to make cut
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Dustin Johnson leads after 2nd round; Tiger Woods fails to make cut

But he would add two more birdies, including a 45-foot putt at the par-three seventh that took its time getting to the hole then teetered into a massive roar from the crowd. Nothing, of course, is guaranteed in...More..

Mohamed Salah absent, Luis Suarez woeful & a Cristiano Ronaldo-inspired Iberian classic
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Mohamed Salah absent, Luis Suarez woeful & a Cristiano Ronaldo-inspired Iberian classic

Without Salah - who broke the Premier League record for goals shortly before exiting the UEFA Champions League final with a shoulder injury last month - Egypt was unable to equalize before time expired. Egy...More..

Afghanistan needs to play five-day cricket regularly, says Rahane
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Afghanistan needs to play five-day cricket regularly, says Rahane

India , the world's top Test side, clinically dismantled Afghanistan by an innings and 262 runs in the one-off Test here on Thursday. "You can play as much I-Cup (first-class tournament for Associates) and fo...More..

How Suns Plan To Probe Kawhi Leonard Trade With Spurs
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

How Suns Plan To Probe Kawhi Leonard Trade With Spurs

This means that if the Spurs do in fact decide to trade him, he will have no say as to where he ends up. In order to do that though, he would have to utilize his available assets to move back up (or he would ha...More..

Iceland hangs with Messi's Argentina, France fortunate and more Day 3 takeaways
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Iceland hangs with Messi's Argentina, France fortunate and more Day 3 takeaways

The game then looked like it was heading towards a stalemate until Iceland conceded a penalty with half an hour remaining on the clock. Argentina's Lionel Messi had a penalty saved by Iceland goalkeep...More..

'I got the ball': Risdon slams costly VAR penalty
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

'I got the ball': Risdon slams costly VAR penalty

Under the VAR regulations, replays can only be used to assist referees in the case of a "clear and obvious error" rather than assisting officials to make correct decisions for matters of interpretation. "I th...More..

Nigeria makes fashionable entrance in Russian Federation
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Nigeria makes fashionable entrance in Russian Federation

However he has not forgotten his Nigerian root as he went to the Super Eagles Pre-World Cup training camp in Bad Tatzmanndsdorf, Austria over the weekend to wish the Nigerian team well on their way to the Wor...More..

Russian Federation spank Saudi Arabia, Marcus Rashford update
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Russian Federation spank Saudi Arabia, Marcus Rashford update

With a maximum capacity of 80,000 spectators, the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow was the site of the opening ceremony and will also be the grounds for the final game, scheduled for July 15. Saudi Arabia had 60 pe...More..

Federer's decision to skip Paris hurts tennis - Wilander
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Federer's decision to skip Paris hurts tennis - Wilander

The muscular Spaniard had won all 10 of his previous Roland Garros finals and although Thiem was the only man to have beaten him on clay over the past two seasons, the Austrian never threatened the claycourt ma...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo sends message to Mohamed Salah after Champions League final defeat
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo sends message to Mohamed Salah after Champions League final defeat

Cristiano Ronaldo hopes Mohamed Salah makes a full recovery for Egypt's World Cup campaign and believes the Liverpool forward is capable of challenging for the Ballon d'Or. "In the next few days I will give...More..

Kevin Durant Essentially Confirms This LeBron James Scenario Won’t Happen
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Kevin Durant Essentially Confirms This LeBron James Scenario Won’t Happen

Durant is most likely to sign a one-plus-one contract again this offseason and then sign a five-year contract in 2019 at 35 percent of the max. "You guys asked me this previous year", said James, whose average...More..

Marcelo: Ronaldo doesn't own Real Madrid, Neymar is welcome at Bernabeu
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Marcelo: Ronaldo doesn't own Real Madrid, Neymar is welcome at Bernabeu

And Real Madrid's doors are always open for Neymar . Frustration over stalled contract talks is at the root of things, but the sentiment of deciding his future "in the next few days" has now stretched a coup...More..

LeBron James Sheds Light On His Mindset Ahead Of NBA Free Agency
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

LeBron James Sheds Light On His Mindset Ahead Of NBA Free Agency

Where will James go next? LeBron will become a free agent in July but it seems like fan should have a pretty good idea of what he will do before that date. We just won back-to-back. "We all want something t...More..

Halep beats Stephens to win Roland Garros title
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Halep beats Stephens to win Roland Garros title

On Saturday, Halep finally broke through, becoming the first Romanian woman to win the French Open in 40 years . If Theim is going to earn the French Open title, he would be well-advised to win the first...More..

Justify leads wire to wire at Belmont to win the Triple Crown
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Justify leads wire to wire at Belmont to win the Triple Crown

He is only the second trainer in the sport's history to accomplish the feat, and he joined "Sunny Jim" Fitzsimmons, who trained Gallant Fox in 1930 and Omaha in 1935. Justify drew the No. 1 post, and while tha...More..

Russia sets unenviable World Cup record
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Russia sets unenviable World Cup record

Most recently, the black players in the French squad were racially abused during the friendly game between Russian Federation and France in St Petersburg, one of the host cities for the tournament. The matches ...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo Can't Stop Smiling As Son Scores With Stunning Strike
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo Can't Stop Smiling As Son Scores With Stunning Strike

Per Goal's Chris Burton , speculation about the pair is rife, with Neymar linked to Real Madrid throughout his entire stay with Paris Saint-Germain, whom he joined from Barcelona previous year. Mourinho ...More..

Justify arrives at Belmont, but will rain follow soon?
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Justify arrives at Belmont, but will rain follow soon?

Only 12 horses have won the Triple Crown, and American Pharoah (2015) is the only one to do it since 1978. Mott is the first to admit beating the undefeated and heavily favored Justify won't be easy. Litt...More..