Arsenal close in on German goalkeeper

Emery has set out to reshape the Arsenal defence, with deals lined up for Borussia Dortmund's Sokratis and German worldwide Bernd Leno . While Arsenal 'keeper Petr Cech is one of the greatest goalkeepers the Premier League has ever seen, t... More..

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Federation Internationale de Football Association investigating homophobic chants by Mexico fans
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Federation Internationale de Football Association investigating homophobic chants by Mexico fans

Fans of Germany in the Moscow Fan Zone watching their team losing in the FIFA World Cup 2018 match between Germany and Mexico , Moscow , Russia . The Mexican squad entered the 2018 tournament under a...More..

Yuya Osako snatches shock victory for Japan against 10-man Colombia
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Yuya Osako snatches shock victory for Japan against 10-man Colombia

Colombia responded with a goal in the 39th minute, but Japan found the net again in 73rd and the scoring stopped. Osako created the game's first moment of danger, getting away down the right to provide a...More..

Belgium vs. Panama - Football Match Report
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Belgium vs. Panama - Football Match Report

Another of Belgium's Premier League stars provided Lukaku with his second as Chelsea playmaker Hazard burst forward on the counter and released the 25-year-old for a deft chip over Penedo - his 38th worldwide...More..

Five Things We Learned From Germany’s Surprise Defeat To Mexico
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Five Things We Learned From Germany’s Surprise Defeat To Mexico

I named Lozano my World Cup breakout player before the tournament , and on Sunday he showed why that could be the case, continuing the excellent scoring form he showed this past season at PSV. "We played with b...More..

Croatia Send Nikola Kalinic Home From World Cup
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Croatia Send Nikola Kalinic Home From World Cup

The Croatia manager said Kalinic had claimed he was not fit to play when told to go on in Saturday's Group D match, which Croatia won 2-0. However, according to reports in Croatia, the striker declined his ma...More..

Mickelson Hits Moving Ball with Putter, Receives Sextuple Bogey
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Mickelson Hits Moving Ball with Putter, Receives Sextuple Bogey

Ms. Driscoll said the USGA was also surprised at how many people bought their tickets to the first two days of the event at the front gates to Shinnecock Hills , and not in advance. But he shrugged off a sugge...More..

Saudi team plane lands safely after mid-air fire scare
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Saudi team plane lands safely after mid-air fire scare

Flames were spotted coming out of the engine before the plane safely landed in Rostov. The aforementioned video shows the flames underneath one of the wings. Defeat against Uruguay would nearly certainly see ...More..

Brazil vs. Switzerland - Football Match Report
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Brazil vs. Switzerland - Football Match Report

Brazil are being tipped as one of the favourites to win the World Cup, but the South Americain giants have followed a trend this summer that has seen Argentina, Spain and Germany all drop points in their ope...More..

How to Watch Colombia vs Japan
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

How to Watch Colombia vs Japan

We need to reach the quarter-finals and then do even better. Jacqui Hurley presents, with analysis from Eamon Dunphy, Richard Dunne and Michael O'Neill, and commentary by Adrian Eames and Jim Beglin. They are c...More..

France Beats Australia 2-1
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

France Beats Australia 2-1

France's forward Antoine Griezmann (second right) is congratulated by teammates after scoring a penalty during their Russian Federation 2018 World Cup Group C match against Australia at the Kazan Arena...More..

Manchester United to demand record fee for Anthony Martial
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Manchester United to demand record fee for Anthony Martial

Manchester United have a long-standing interest in the attacker and have previously made enquiries for the Brazilian worldwide. On the other hand, the Brazilian has 24 months left on his current deal at Che...More..

Togetherness is key for Belgium, says Martinez
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Togetherness is key for Belgium, says Martinez

I think we did a good job. After underwhelming performances in the past two major tournaments - the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Euros - anything less than a deep run will be considered another underachievement ...More..

England's Gareth Southgate on Volgograd Some things bigger than football
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

England's Gareth Southgate on Volgograd Some things bigger than football

Wayne Rooney nearly missed the countries venture to Germany in 2006 after suffering the same fate as Neville just six weeks before England's first group game against Paraguay, but he was ruled fit enough to b...More..

Brooks Koepka repeats as US Open champion
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Brooks Koepka repeats as US Open champion

Doctors diagnosed a partially torn tendon in his left wrist that required a four-month break. The pins today will definitely allow for the greens to firm up and get fast, and we'll see how much they dry out. "I...More..

Twitter reacts as Lionel Messi misses from the spot against Iceland
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Twitter reacts as Lionel Messi misses from the spot against Iceland

The Argentines took the lead in the 19th minute when Sergio Aguero scored with a rising left-footed shot. Iceland , playing in its first World Cup , fell behind in the 19th minute on a handsome goal by Se...More..

Alonso wins Le Mans to edge closer to Triple Crown
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Alonso wins Le Mans to edge closer to Triple Crown

Alonso has had a challenging time in F1 of late, with his McLaren not yet capable of securing podiums or victories. The Toyotas controlled the race nearly from the very off, with the Number Eight auto - drive...More..

By the numbers - Reigning champions' curse haunts Germany
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

By the numbers - Reigning champions' curse haunts Germany

After Lozano's goal, Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa pulled off a spectacular save to keep the score even, palming Toni Kroos's shot onto the crossbar. Lozano, a 22-year-old forward from the Dutch leagu...More..

Celtics fans shouldn’t hold their breath about signing LeBron James
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Celtics fans shouldn’t hold their breath about signing LeBron James

With a host of teams vying for his services despite his advanced age, James has to inform the Cavs whether he intends to opt out of the final year of his contract with the team by 11:59 p.m. O'Neal continued to...More..

by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Brooks Koepka wins second straight US Open

Open for a second straight year. The USGA indicated it would work to make changes to the Shinnecock Hills course for Round 4, hoping for lower scores. Patrick Reed doesn't lack confidence. Berger and Fin...More..

Queiroz calls for unity and fairness after Iran beat Morocco
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Queiroz calls for unity and fairness after Iran beat Morocco

Both nations impressed in qualifying with Morocco only conceding one goal in their eight games, while Iran only let in five goals in their 18 qualifying matches. To do so, Queiroz will rely on Sardar Azmoun...More..

Roger Federer beats Nick Kyrgios to retain World No 1 ranking
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Roger Federer beats Nick Kyrgios to retain World No 1 ranking

But speaking to Swiss newspaper Blick , Federer said any decision to stop playing will centre on his family as he revealed his regrets at being away from them for training sessions. The subject of when the 36-...More..

VAR used to award penalty at World Cup finals for first time
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

VAR used to award penalty at World Cup finals for first time

They would be punished moments later after France were awarded a controversial penalty when Antoine Griezmann was tackled by Josh Risdon bearing down on a through ball. I got a lot of reactions, let's say...More..

Sri Lanka skipper Dinesh Chandimal charged with ball-tampering by ICC
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Sri Lanka skipper Dinesh Chandimal charged with ball-tampering by ICC

Sri Lanka refused to take to the field after umpires instructed that the ball be changed - with a new one to be selected by the Windies - before the start of play. Opener Devon Smith fell for 61, having added o...More..

Morocco loses to Iran on own goal in stoppage time
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Morocco loses to Iran on own goal in stoppage time

Morocco started quickly again as play restarted, but Iran regained control of the match through forceful means, racking up a yellow card just two minutes into the half. Omid Ebrahimi did a crucial job as a m...More..

by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Mickelson incurs penalty after hitting moving ball

He acknowledged the ball would have rolled off the green and rather than try his luck from there, he took the 2-stroke penalty and moved on. Speaking in the wake of this stand out moment, Mickelson failed to ...More..

Messi misses PK as Argentina draws Iceland
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Messi misses PK as Argentina draws Iceland

Iceland continued its miraculous run of worldwide football on Saturday, holding on for a 1-1 draw against Argentina its first match at the 2018 World Cup . The dubious honour of being the first player to m...More..

Ex-Real Madrid boss yet to make decision over his next move
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Ex-Real Madrid boss yet to make decision over his next move

Real announced the appointment of then-Spain boss Julen Lopetegui on Tuesday. "It was a decision I'd already taken, and even if other things can happen in life I'd say that I made the decision to stay at J...More..

Taxi crash near Moscow's Red Square injures 8 people
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Taxi crash near Moscow's Red Square injures 8 people

Officers say the driver in the crash on Saturday has been detained. A medical source cited by Interfax said none of the people hospitalised was critically injured. The embassy said the women had been lightly in...More..

Shinnecock Hills Traffic Causing Nightmares Ahead Of US Open
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Shinnecock Hills Traffic Causing Nightmares Ahead Of US Open

The last time the U.S. Open was at Shinnecock Hills, in 2004, things got out of hand, when the seventh green became almost unplayable and the USGA had to take the blame. "I feel like everything's working pr...More..