Argentina take player power to new level ahead of Nigeria clash

Iceland and Croatia know each other well, with coach Heimir Hallgrimsson likening the pair to old flames due to the number of times they have met in recent years. The Everton midfielder missed a penalty against Nigeria , and his team will need to... More..

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PGA Tour: Zach Johnson holds early lead at Travelers Championship
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

PGA Tour: Zach Johnson holds early lead at Travelers Championship

Open, and he'll look to carry his momentum over into this week's Travelers Championship. "This week it's kind of in attack mode. There are some holes you can get at". With R1 completed, Spieth co-leads with Joh...More..

England's 6-1 victory over Panama has us dreaming
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

England's 6-1 victory over Panama has us dreaming

England's biggest-ever World Cup win, featuring two penalties by Kane then a fortuitous deflection off his heel, also guaranteed Belgium's berth in the next round. They've absolutely flattened Panama , and th...More..

Argentina have last shot at World Cup salvation
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Argentina have last shot at World Cup salvation

Sampaoli was roundly criticised for his game plan following a 3-0 loss to Croatia in Argentina's second group game at the World Cup , sparking rumours the 58-year-old would be sacked during the tournament. "I ...More..

Messi is not a leader, he is no Ronaldo, claims Petit
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Messi is not a leader, he is no Ronaldo, claims Petit

Argentina defender Javier Mascherano denied reports of a division between coach Jorge Sampaoli and the players, insisting they all remain united ahead of a crucial World Cup game against Nigeria on Tuesd...More..

Brazil secure vital 2-0 victory over Costa Rica
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Brazil secure vital 2-0 victory over Costa Rica

Brazil , five-time champion of World Cup, disappointed on their World Cup opener as they were held to a 1-1 draw against Switzerland in Rostov-On-Don on Sunday night. "I can't deny it, there is a connection, of...More..

Shaqiri's Last-minute Stunner Earns Switzerland 2-1 Win over Serbia — FIFA WC
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Shaqiri's Last-minute Stunner Earns Switzerland 2-1 Win over Serbia — FIFA WC

Also sometimes known as the eagle gesture , or the Albanian Eagle, the hand gesture is a patriotic symbol used by people from Albania , Kosovo , Skopje and other regions where ethnic Albanians reside. In the...More..

Who needs what to qualify in the final round of group games?
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Who needs what to qualify in the final round of group games?

The victor of Group B plays the runner-up in Group A , either Russian Federation or Uruguay . Poland are out, but the remaining three teams could still reach the knockout stage. A draw will favour the...More..

Mohamed Salah ‘happy’ with Egypt amid Chechnya political symbol furore
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Mohamed Salah ‘happy’ with Egypt amid Chechnya political symbol furore

Asked about his own future, Argentina-born Cuper said his contract was now over but he would "see what will happen" after meeting with the Egypt Football Association. He is eating and laughing with his teamma...More..

Halle Open: Roger Federer reaches final with win over Denis Kudla
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Halle Open: Roger Federer reaches final with win over Denis Kudla

Federer revealed a trade secret when he suggested he gets extra energy once he makes the semi-final at a tournament as he knows he will play a maximum of two matches if results go his way. Despite that, the Swi...More..

When does Mexico play? El Tri's World Cup schedule and results
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

When does Mexico play? El Tri's World Cup schedule and results

Mats Hummels is fit to return for Germany in Wednesday's make-or-break World Cup clash against South Korea while midfielder Sebastian Rudy is set to miss out with a broken nose. "There were a lot of feeling...More..

Federation Internationale de Football Association opens disciplinary proceedings against Swiss players for 'Albanian eagle' celebrations
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Federation Internationale de Football Association opens disciplinary proceedings against Swiss players for 'Albanian eagle' celebrations

The world football governing body does not allow the imagery of political messages or symbols in stadiums. Swiss captain Lichtsteiner also appeared to make the gesture during the win in Kaliningrad. The Kosov...More..

Reports Aguero To Be Dropped After Failed Player Mutiny
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Reports Aguero To Be Dropped After Failed Player Mutiny

It is 10 years since an Argentina team boasting the burgeoning talents of Lionel Messi and Sergio Aguero, Angel Di María and Javier Mascherano beat Nigeria 1-0 in the 2008 Olympic final in Beijing. "We need...More..

Egypt's history-making keeper El Hadary apologises to nation
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Egypt's history-making keeper El Hadary apologises to nation

However, the Saudis were level just moments later when they were awarded a second spot-kick, after Ali Gabrin was adjudged to have pushed Al Muwallad in the box. Saudi Arabia tried to test Al Hadary early, wit...More..

LeBron James doesn't want to hear big pitches, will make decision
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

LeBron James doesn't want to hear big pitches, will make decision

Right now, they have 11 players under contract for next season. Some questioned the decision but Thursday night in the 2018 National Basketball Association draft, Wagner got the last laugh as the Los Angeles...More..

England and New Zealand shatter women's T20 record against luckless South Africa
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

England and New Zealand shatter women's T20 record against luckless South Africa

Captain Suzie Bates scored New Zealand's first Twenty20 global century as the White Ferns got their tri-series campaign off to a record-breaking start by smashing South Africa by 66 runs. Van Niekerk's fine...More..

Brazil beat Costa Rica 2-0, edge towards World Cup last 16
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Brazil beat Costa Rica 2-0, edge towards World Cup last 16

Brazil had many chances throughout the game, with Costa Rica avoiding disaster through a strong defensive performance and the virtuosity we have come to expect from Navas. The Barcelona man was the differe...More..

England call up Curran and Overton for final two Australia ODIs
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

England call up Curran and Overton for final two Australia ODIs

The opening pair of Aaron Finch and Travis Head put on a century partnership but, from 101 for no wicket in 19 overs, they subsided to 310-8 in their 50 overs. Because of the centenary innings of Jm Bairstow ...More..

Bigger questions still loom for Osuna, Blue Jays after suspension
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Bigger questions still loom for Osuna, Blue Jays after suspension

The suspension, which Osuna is not expected to appeal, is retroactive to May 8 and extends through August 4. Osuna, 23, was charged with assaulting a woman on May 8 and placed on administrative leave. Until...More..

Morocco, Fifa clash at World Cup
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Morocco, Fifa clash at World Cup

Geiger, who was a math teacher at Lacey Township High before becoming a full-time referee who works Major League Soccer contests, grew up in Beachwood and now resides in Pine Beach according to public records. ...More..

Novak Djokovic: Marin Cilic explains power shift ahead of Queen’s final
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Novak Djokovic: Marin Cilic explains power shift ahead of Queen’s final

After reaching his first ATP Tour final in nearly a year, Novak Djokovic still appeared far from content. World number six Cilic was out-aced 16-11 but never gave Australian maverick Kyrgios a sniff of a serv...More..

Late goal against Sweden keeps Germany’s hopes alive
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Late goal against Sweden keeps Germany’s hopes alive

Germany's task was made more hard when key defender Jerome Boateng was sent off in the 82nd minute for a second yellow card. Mexico's victory, coupled with Sweden's win over South Korea, has left the world cha...More..

Lewis Hamilton: Valtteri Bottas makes French Grand Prix claim
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Lewis Hamilton: Valtteri Bottas makes French Grand Prix claim

The Spaniard, 36, completed the second leg in his pursuit of motor racing's Triple Crown with victory at Le Mans last weekend, but was coy on whether he will stay in F1 next season. "I am really excited to come...More..

Size chocolate Lionel Messi for his birthday
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Size chocolate Lionel Messi for his birthday

Ronaldo followed up his hat-trick against Spain with another goal against Morocco but, writing for the BBC , Fabregas says the Portugal forward's goals need to be analysed in greater detail. "I've never seen a...More..

Lakers draft trade aimed at superteam built around LeBron James
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Lakers draft trade aimed at superteam built around LeBron James

Sexton would take some ball-handling pressure off of LeBron, and he'd provide some energy at the point guard position - something the team sorely needs. The confident 6-foot-3, 190-pounder is a proven scorer an...More..

Hazard sustains calf injury with Belgium
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Hazard sustains calf injury with Belgium

Belgium's next game is against Tunisia on Sunday, before rounding off their group with a huge game against England . Injuries to striker Romelu Lukaku and his two forward support men did not seem to tro...More..

Nature Valley Classic: Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza suffers shock exit
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Nature Valley Classic: Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza suffers shock exit

But I don't know why we play good on grass". In her post-match press conference, I asked Strycova what makes this match-up an enjoyable one for her and how does she manage to raise her game each time in this ba...More..

Mavs rookie Luka Doncic will not play in the Summer League
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Mavs rookie Luka Doncic will not play in the Summer League

Atlanta selected Real Madrid guard Luka Doncic with the No. 3 pick, but immediately traded him to the Mavericks, who selected Oklahoma guard Trae Young with the No. But I have a feeling Cuban will make ...More..

Kroos missile secures last-gasp Germany win
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Kroos missile secures last-gasp Germany win

Conditioned by the dry heat that has been a feature of every game at the Rostov Arena, Mexico did not quite have the same thrust and energy as against Germany, although they still controlled most of the play an...More..

England midfielder Alli nursing thigh strain
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

England midfielder Alli nursing thigh strain

Alli sustained a thigh injury though, which may be the reason behind him potentially missing out on Sunday afternoon. Harry's Kane brace earned them three points against Tunisia and another victory ove...More..