England coach Gareth Southgate ready to face music of football history

Vida has quietly been one of the standout performers at this World Cup , and Croatia will be relieved he avoided a suspension for a rather ill-advised video published online after the win over Russian Federation. "We are not putting more pressure ... More..

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Croatia fans scramble to Moscow for historic World Cup semi
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Croatia fans scramble to Moscow for historic World Cup semi

Beers went flying and fans went insane as Maguire, who grew up in Mosborough, powered a header into the corner of the Swedish net on the half hour to help the Three Lions secure their first semi-final since 1...More..

Wimbledon set for 'Manic Monday' as 4th round starts
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Wimbledon set for 'Manic Monday' as 4th round starts

The upset serves as a reminder that in sport, match-ups can not be cherry-picked in advance. "I told my team the other day that for me also, after all these years, it is surprising to be the number one seed, ...More..

Thai caves: 9th boy saved on day 3 of Tham Luang rescue
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Thai caves: 9th boy saved on day 3 of Tham Luang rescue

Four boys and the coach are still trapped. On Sunday, officials said it could "take days" to rescue the remaining boys and their coach . "We thank the God of the rain". Officials say the group are bein...More..

What to watch for in the World Cup semi-finals
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

What to watch for in the World Cup semi-finals

As England prepare to face Croatia in the World Cup semi-final on Wednesday, the previous meetings between the teams suggest we are in for an exciting contest. Russian Federation game also provided a nice...More..

Thai Cave Rescue: First Of The Trapped Boys Emerge
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Thai Cave Rescue: First Of The Trapped Boys Emerge

The boys and their coach , whose team is known as the Wild Boars, became stranded when they were exploring the cave after a practice game on June 23. "We hope they are coming out today". Between the base cam...More..

Croatia end World Cup run of hosts Russian Federation on penalties in quarters
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Croatia end World Cup run of hosts Russian Federation on penalties in quarters

Igor Akinfeev was more than once called into action in the opening moments and each time displayed his class that was so apparent versus Spain to keep Ante Rebic's effort out. SAMARA, Russia - England achi...More..

Wenger Tips France, Brazil, England To Win World Cup
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Wenger Tips France, Brazil, England To Win World Cup

On Monday, the PSG forward scored the first goal and set up the second for Roberto Firmino as Brazil beat Mexico to progress to the quarter-finals of the World Cup . "There are many ways to see football and ...More..

Caroline Wozniacki departs Wimbledon early once again
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Caroline Wozniacki departs Wimbledon early once again

The last time Federer turned up to defend his crown, in 2013, he suffered a shock second-round humbling by Sergiy Stakhovsky . She said she'd heard that nursing would promote weight loss, but that didn't happe...More..

Japan leaves spotless locker room, thank-you note
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Japan leaves spotless locker room, thank-you note

He will nearly certainly be replaced by Manchester City's Fernandinho , another favorite of Brazil manager Tite, who has played some part in every Brazil game at this year's World Cup. "We have top players...More..

Another giant falls as Russian Federation eliminate Spain
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Another giant falls as Russian Federation eliminate Spain

When Russia's coach Stanislav Cherchesov told a battery of journalists on Saturday that anyone can be a god if he tries, he did not know that his words would inspire his own goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev to prod...More..

Predicting where the top 10 free agents will land
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Predicting where the top 10 free agents will land

Leonard's desire to go to the Lakers is driven, in part, by an appreciation of home, but it is also fueled by his agents, who want to maximize Leonard's exposure, especially before his contract with the Jordan...More..

How do the World Cup quarter-finalists compare?
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

How do the World Cup quarter-finalists compare?

Doctors inform that Cavani has already started rehabilitation and perform some exercise. Following a corner, Ronaldo rose up, but it was the unmarked Pepe, 35, who sent home the header from behind, as the old...More..

Brazil pass Germany as all-time top scorers at the World Cup
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Brazil pass Germany as all-time top scorers at the World Cup

Their frustration continued into the closing stages and Brazil made sure of victory with two minutes of normal time remaining as Firmino tapped home from close range after Neymar's toe-poke had been saved...More..

LeBron James to wear No. 23 with Lakers
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

LeBron James to wear No. 23 with Lakers

Players with 7-9 years of experience, can earn a max salary of $30.3 million. Even without Paul George , who agreed to re-sign with the Oklahoma City Thunder , that makes the Lakers an instant contender. If...More..

Neymar leads Brazil to last eight
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Neymar leads Brazil to last eight

Brazil will now face the winners of Belgium and Japan in the quarterfinals, though Casemiro will be suspended after picking up a yellow card in the second half. Mexico (4-3-3): Guillermo Ochoa; Jesus Galla...More..

England captain Harry Kane says he can score in every tournament game
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

England captain Harry Kane says he can score in every tournament game

However, Southgate did warn that England should not get ahead of themselves as they still have to get past Colombia , who reached the last-eight of the 2014 World Cup . "We've always got to keep that in c...More..

James declines Cavs deal and becomes free agent
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

James declines Cavs deal and becomes free agent

According to Marc Stein of the New York Times , the Sixers will be pitching James the opportunity to not only play alongside Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid , but also the possibility to play alongside San Anto...More..

Philadelphia 76ers re-sign JJ Redick to 1-year deal
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers re-sign JJ Redick to 1-year deal

On the official first day of free agency, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported that a group of members for the 76ers met with LeBron James' agent Rich Paul on Sunday to try and get LeBron to Philly. Los A...More..

Roberto Martinez proud of Belgium survival after win over Japan
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Roberto Martinez proud of Belgium survival after win over Japan

The victor will face Brazil, who knocked out Mexico earlier today with a 2-0 victory. When the mood takes him, Mertens is utterly ruthless in front of goal and he has netted 56 goals overall in the past two s...More..

Durant is cutting the Warriors another financial break
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Durant is cutting the Warriors another financial break

Golden State has won back-to-back championships and Durant has earned two straight Finals MVP awards during his time with the team. Kerr is entering the final season of the five-year, $25 million deal that he...More..

Suarez vs. Ronaldo subplot of Uruguay-Portugal Round of 16 showdown
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Suarez vs. Ronaldo subplot of Uruguay-Portugal Round of 16 showdown

But Uruguay responded nearly instantly. And when asked about his future, he said: "It's not the time to talk about the future, when it comes to the players and coach", asserted the winger. What's the ce...More..

Headline acts Messi and Ronaldo exit World Cup
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Headline acts Messi and Ronaldo exit World Cup

While Ronaldo will be bitterly disappointed to be heading home earlier than planned from Russian Federation, he at least has the consolation of having won his country's first ever European Championship, two y...More..

Jerome Boateng responds to Germany's World Cup
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Jerome Boateng responds to Germany's World Cup "disaster"

Germany recovered from their opening defeat to Mexico by snatching a dramatic win over Sweden courtesy of a stoppage-time goal from Toni Kroos . For South Korea there was jubilation in collecting a first ...More..

Gary Neville makes bold England World Cup claim
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Gary Neville makes bold England World Cup claim

Eden Hazard as impressed for the Red Devils at the tournament so far. However, both England and Belgium are expected to make wholesale changes. So that has come into his thinking and Southgate, i understand...More..