Southgate wants England to 'go for it' at WC

England are level on points, goal difference and goals scored with Roberto Martinez's team. "I've got to think through all of those things: competition for places, players who need match minutes, and keeping the unity of the squad", said the Engl... More..

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National Basketball Association trade rumor: Lakers, Spurs re-engage in trade talks
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

National Basketball Association trade rumor: Lakers, Spurs re-engage in trade talks

That's when players have to exercise their opt-out options, and if the Lakers can land Leonard before the deadline, they're hoping it convinces LeBron James to take his talents to La-La Land and potentially b...More..

Coutinho-Paulinho connection carries Brazil into the last 16
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Coutinho-Paulinho connection carries Brazil into the last 16

Gabriel Jesus had already forced a close-range block from Serbia goalkeeper Vladimir Stojkovic when Marcelo limped off the field after a back spasm on 10 minutes, but the early setback did not prevent Brazil...More..

South Korea Vs. Mexico Betting
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

South Korea Vs. Mexico Betting

The Germans take on South Korea in their final Group F match on Wednesday while Sweden takes on Mexico . Only Belgium have equalled Mexico in scoring from two fast breaks so far in this tournament, but...More..

Messi will star for the good of Argentina - Sampaoli
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Messi will star for the good of Argentina - Sampaoli

The cat was presented with a choice of two bowls of food with Argentinian and Nigerian flags placed next to them, and Achilles preferred the latter one. Lionel Messi is "unhappy" at the World Cup , with the p...More..

LeBron James' Camp Pessimistic About Paul George Leaving Thunder
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

LeBron James' Camp Pessimistic About Paul George Leaving Thunder

And we went through two Game 7s and got to a Finals, and that experience is a huge teacher for those guys. "I'm speechless", said Wagner, who fought back tears after being selected. "He's a 20-year-old play...More..

Salah apologizes after Egypt is eliminated without a point
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Salah apologizes after Egypt is eliminated without a point

Fahad Al Muwallad stepped up but saw his spot-kick saved by veteran goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary, the oldest player at the 2018 World Cup at 45 years and five months old. El Hadary also made a series of good s...More..

James Harden wins first career NBA MVP Award
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

James Harden wins first career NBA MVP Award

Despite being 33 years old, James is continuing to play at the highest level and seemingly breaking records with every game as he finished the regular season playing every game for the first time in his career ...More..

Colombia’s triple hammer blow dumps Poland out of World Cup
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Colombia’s triple hammer blow dumps Poland out of World Cup

Falcao missed the tournament in Brazil with a knee injury and had to wait until arriving in Russian Federation to score his first World Cup goal. Rodriguez's short corner eventually found Quintero, whose smar...More..

Kane joins Lineker and Hurst as England canter to biggest win
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Kane joins Lineker and Hurst as England canter to biggest win

The 24-year-old English captain became a national hero pretty quick at this World Cup after scoring two goals - including a handsome victor in stoppage time - in England's opening 2-1 win over Tunisia last ...More..

Marin Cilic Beats Novak Djokovic to Win Queen's Title in London
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Marin Cilic Beats Novak Djokovic to Win Queen's Title in London

The broadcast cameras filmed Kyrgios at the start of his match taking his final break before the first service game enjoying a very private moment with someone in his players box - for which he was fined 15,000...More..

Uruguay vs. Saudi Arabia Preview
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Uruguay vs. Saudi Arabia Preview

Suarez's departure was not good in the last two World Cups. Their win also means both Egypt and Saudi Arabia are eliminated, with Russian Federation being the other team to qualify from Group A. Uruguay ...More..

England hat-trick hero Kane basks in World Cup rout
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

England hat-trick hero Kane basks in World Cup rout

Where past England teams might have wilted in warm temperatures, this one pressed with high-tempo intensity to ensure there was no need to scrape a victory like on Monday against Tunisia. Anibal Gody resorted...More..

Nigeria's reluctant tactical change paid dividends in Iceland win - Rohr
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Nigeria's reluctant tactical change paid dividends in Iceland win - Rohr

Nigeria will be looking to avoid all these calculations by beating Lionel Messi and his compatriots outright, however. "We know we can do it, our confidence is coming back". This is not a team who are built ...More..

Gareth Southgate rebukes media after team-sheet leak gaffe
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Gareth Southgate rebukes media after team-sheet leak gaffe

Kyle Walker said Holland apologised to the players on Friday for revealing the list. The 23-year-old Manchester City star - who is expected to be left out of the starting line-up for England's second gro...More..

Switzerland, Serbia coaches don't want to talk about Kosovo
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Switzerland, Serbia coaches don't want to talk about Kosovo

Shaqiri is Albanian, born in Kosovo before moving to Switzerland with his parents and three siblings when he was just a year old. We have a lot of Albanians, so there is a lot of history between Serbia and ...More..

Maurizio Sarri Finalising Chelsea Backroom Staff Ahead of Expected Stamford Bridge Appointment
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

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 pot...More..

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..