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Jun 22 2018

Late show revives Brazil, eliminates Costa Rica

Neymar returned and scored in World Cup warm-up friendly wins against Croatia and Austria but Tite admitted it could take up to five games for his star forward to be bac...

Jun 21 2018

The Cavs Reportedly Plan On Keeping Kevin Love

Multiple reports suggest that the Los Angeles Lakers are among the teams most likely to land LeBron this summer, especially once it was revealed that his oldest son, ...

Jun 21 2018

VAR decides again as Swedes see off Korea

The plan may have backfired on the Koreans though as they lost to Senegal 2-0, and drew with Bolivia 0-0 in their final warm-up games for Russian Federation. Now that Zla...

Jun 21 2018

Iran bans public FIFA World Cup screenings

I want to apologize to the team, the fans and the 35 million people in Morocco ", the Nador-native who now plays for Germany's FC Sankt Pauli told L'Equipe. Since the I...

Jun 20 2018

99.6% of Icelandic people watch World Cup opener

Sampaoli hasn't repeated the same team in the 12 games that he has been in charge of the national team. Messi missed on chances to put his team in front. "We know that ...

Jun 20 2018

Shearer lauds Kane after England captain nets late victor against Tunisia

FORMER ENGLAND striker, Ray Crawford, admitted he is in a buoyant mood ahead of England's opening FIFA World Cup Group G match with Tunisia at the Volgograd Are...

Jun 20 2018

Mohamed Salah Has a Great Chance of Playing Against Uruguay, Informs Coach

Uruguay and Egypt were unable to break the deadlock until the late minutes of the match. The hopes of a nation rest on Salah, who scored the penalty which secured E...

Jun 18 2018

Salah return stands in Russia's road to last 16

Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko told reporters after attending Sunday's training sessions that players knew the importance of Tuesday's showdown with the Pharaohs in S...

Jun 18 2018

France fail to convince in victory over Australia

Moments later, in the 62nd minute, Australian captain Mile Jedinak put Australia on the scoreboard after Samuel Umtiti handled the ball, bringing the score to 1-1. Descha...

Jun 18 2018

'Jealous' Allardyce still hurting as Southgate leads England to Russia

England manager Gareth Southgate revealed upon landing in Russian Federation on Tuesday that the Manchester United forward had sustained a " slight knock " - a knee c...

Jun 17 2018

A mountain to climb: Simmons

In the holy month of Ramadan, under the leadership of Virat Kohli's deputy Ajinkya Rahane , India locked the horns with Afghanistan in the historic one-off Test match ...

Jun 17 2018

Vintage Mexico stun defending Champions, Germany

He struck low and hard for the goal of glory which many Mexicans will remember for years. Mexico arguably provided a blueprint on how to beat Germany , and they coul...

Jun 17 2018

3 things we learnt from Iran 1 Vs 0 Morocco

It was a frustrating second half for both sides. "We tried to do that by creating frustration and blocking all their creative players", said Queiroz, the former assistant...

Jun 17 2018

Dahlberg: On 48th birthday, Phil Mickelson acts like a 10-year-old

The rebound allowed him to play on his birthday, earning an 11:30 tee time pairing with Beef Johnston. It's my understanding of the rules . "I just finally did". The chu...

Jun 17 2018

Second Test marred by ball-change controversy

The umpires had also levelled a penalty of five runs against Sri Lanka 10 minutes before the start of the play on Day 3, and chose to change the ball. Australian opener...

Jun 15 2018

Salah Declared Fit For Egypt Opener Vs Uruguay

Horns blasted, snack-sellers hollered and chants of "Come Salah, Come Salah!" rang through the capital's stadium, crowded by thousands of fans keen to encourage their tea...

Jun 15 2018

Robbie Williams and his middle finger spikes Google Search

The two-time World Cup champion shaped to take the opening kick of the tournament but pulled out, inviting the child to pass it to the official World Cup mascot, a wo...

Jun 15 2018

Antoine Griezmann Finally Makes Decision On His Future

He later tweeted "my fans, my team, my home". Coach Diego Simeone said he would bear no grudge with Griezmann if he left, although Atletico chief executive Miguel Ang...

Jun 13 2018

'A little hope': Nadal vs Thiem in French Open final

I hope to be ready to do it. Argentine Del Potro often had Nadal in trouble in a ferocious first set but paid heavily for failing to convert any of the six break points...