Why Griezmann didn't celebrate France goal against Uruguay

Deschamps and his side have come in for criticism for their style of play, but after the game he said he was pleased with the way the 1998 champions were playing. Belgium powered into a dominant first-half advantage over Brazil before holding out to ... More..

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic and David Beckham make friendly wager on Sweden-England
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and David Beckham make friendly wager on Sweden-England

Sweden are hoping to reach their first semi-final since 1994 when they take on Gareth Southgate's side at the Samara Stadium. "The headbutt you've all seen, scuffing the penalty spot, a lot of off-the-ball thin...More..

Playing ‘favourites’ Brazil a dream for Belgium, says Roberto Martinez
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Playing ‘favourites’ Brazil a dream for Belgium, says Roberto Martinez

The 2018 FIFA World Cup kicked off on June 14 and will continue until July 15, with the matches being played in 11 cities across Russian Federation. "As a coach I have a lot of options with this team but I ...More..

Thai soccer coach pens apology to boys' parents
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Thai soccer coach pens apology to boys' parents

On Friday, Mr Narongsak said that discussions regarding the lowest risk rescue attempts were ongoing, but acknowledged that time was against them. The long-running effort to save children in Thailand's Th...More..

Milwaukee Bucks: Meeting the 2018 NBA Summer League roster
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Milwaukee Bucks: Meeting the 2018 NBA Summer League roster

In addition to 11th overall pick Shai Gilgeous-Alexander and No. 13 selection Jerome Robinson, the Clippers will have three other players from their projected 2018-19 roster: Sindarius Thornwell, Jawun Evans an...More..

What England fans mean when they say football's 'coming home'
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

What England fans mean when they say football's 'coming home'

If anybody's going to accurately gauge whether football is coming home or not, it's got to be Baddiel and Skinner themselves . Everyone may "seem to know the score" and "seen it all before" but do they know ...More..

#WC2018: Big guns primed for quarter-final battles
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

#WC2018: Big guns primed for quarter-final battles

The other game is France v Uruguay . Both teams are coming off huge wins as Uruguay ousted Portugal 2-1 and France bested Argentina 4-3 to advance to the quarterfinal stage. Look at Japan. They nearly kn...More..

Delph Returns To Russia After Birth Of Third Child
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Delph Returns To Russia After Birth Of Third Child

The former Villa player took to his Instagram account to reveal that his wife, Natalie gave birth to a daughter at 7.52am - to siblings Sophia and Aleya. "Back to Russian Federation now". Meanwhile, NAIJ.co...More..

by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Max Verstappen shrugs off Friday setbacks at Silverstone

He attempted to catch the spin but ended up in the barrier, clouting the right rear of the RB14. "At the end of the day it's not ideal to lose a second session but the feeling I had before that was actually q...More..

Tony Parker Agrees To Two-Year, $10M Deal With Hornets
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Tony Parker Agrees To Two-Year, $10M Deal With Hornets

While Parker's comments clearly upset Leonard, there are bigger issues that need to be resolved. ESPN reported that Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich received a call from Parker himself to inform him of his...More..

Eric Boullier resigns as McLaren race director days before British GP
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Eric Boullier resigns as McLaren race director days before British GP

His promotion within the team while Boullier leaves signals the team structuring itself more around Alonso and Brown while Boullier had been appointed to the team while Ron Dennis was still the CEO of the McLa...More..

Thai rescuer in cave dies from lack of oxygen
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Thai rescuer in cave dies from lack of oxygen

Rescue efforts since British divers found the team on Monday have focused on draining the cave and teaching the boys - some of whom are as young as 11 and are not competent swimmers - to attempt dives that woul...More..

by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Carmelo Anthony and Thunder may part ways this summer

Anthony, a 10-time NBA All-Star and four-time Olympic gold medalist, would be pursued vigorously among contenders on the free agent market. After re-signing both Raymond Felton and Paul George , the Oklahom...More..

by | Friday, July 06, 2018

TOUR 2018: Divisions remain after Froome's drug case

Froome had been racing under the cloud of a potential ban after a urine sample he provided at the Spanish Vuelta in September showed a concentration of the asthma drug salbutamol that was twice the permitted le...More..

Bugs, 'lucky' foe Ekaterina Makarova send No. 2 seed Caroline Wozniacki out
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Bugs, 'lucky' foe Ekaterina Makarova send No. 2 seed Caroline Wozniacki out

I can't even be mad at myself because I played up to the level that I can", Wozniacki said, her downcast demeanor double-crossing her words. Today I played someone who played extremely well. In addition to her ...More..

Jack Wilshere set to complete West Ham transfer
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Jack Wilshere set to complete West Ham transfer

Wilshere had expressed his desire to stay at Arsenal but opted to leave after holding talks with Unai Emery about the amount of playing time he would receive. West Ham United have been extremely active during ...More..

Watch Grayson Allen, Trae Young Get Into Scuffle During Summer League Game
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Watch Grayson Allen, Trae Young Get Into Scuffle During Summer League Game

Yeah, that was a gratuitous move by Allen at the end there, even if you think that Young was in the wrong by reacting the way he did to get Allen off of him after the foul was first committed. Grayson is a phys...More..

Shardul Thakur to replace Jasprit Bumrah in India's ODI squad
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Shardul Thakur to replace Jasprit Bumrah in India's ODI squad

He's also been a constant feature in India's T20I scheme of things, playing two of the three T20Is in South Africa before playing all games in the Nidahas Trophy in Sri Lanka. Jasprit Bumrah is a key member i...More..

by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Woman who swapped seats on flight gives play-by-play of possible love connection

Other users followed the Twitter thread closely and began replying photos to Blair, confirming to her how invested they were in finding out more details. The unnamed woman ended up sitting next to a hunky g...More..

Roger Federer races through to third round at Wimbledon
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Roger Federer races through to third round at Wimbledon

With flying ants stuck in Wozniacki´s hair and dive-bombing her throughout the match, the former world number one asked the umpire if there was something that could be sprayed to keep the bugs away. Gael Monfil...More..

Raymond Felton re-signs with Oklahoma City
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Raymond Felton re-signs with Oklahoma City

Anthony has publicly stated his frustration with his role as the Thunder's third scoring option, but he must be aware that no National Basketball Association team will offer him $27.9 million if he chose to be...More..

Mesut Ozil takes No 10 shirt at Arsenal following Jack Wilshere's exit
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Mesut Ozil takes No 10 shirt at Arsenal following Jack Wilshere's exit

The 26-year-old is desperate to reignite his career after starting just 12 Premier League games for the Gunners during another injury-ravaged 2017/18 season and he has opened talks over a possible move to West ...More..

Real Madrid sign Spain defender Alvaro Odriozola from Real Sociedad
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Real Madrid sign Spain defender Alvaro Odriozola from Real Sociedad

Real Madrid have completed the signing of Real Sociedad and Spanish full-back Alvaro Odriozola after activating his £35m release clause. The youngster will now head to the Santiago Bernabeu and will cost...More..

Baddiel and Skinner celebrate as England beat Colombia on penalties
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Baddiel and Skinner celebrate as England beat Colombia on penalties

England had never won a penalty shootout at the World Cup before Tuesday and Eriksson believes overcoming that barrier will prove to be a big boost in the latter stages of the tournament. Favourites Brazil w...More..

Kyle Busch Wins Wild Finish at Chicagoland
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Kyle Busch Wins Wild Finish at Chicagoland

Almirola dropped to 26th and two laps down after returning to the track. Busch was booed by the crowd when he got in the auto. I was able to lead all of those laps. Not only did he come home victorious on Sun...More..

Reported Liverpool, Everton target Xherdan Shaqiri speaks on future
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Reported Liverpool, Everton target Xherdan Shaqiri speaks on future

Liverpool have been linked with a move for the Swiss winger who will be allowed to leave the relegated Potters for just £12m. However, it looks like Liverpool are facing stiff competition as TeamTalk are c...More..

Is the Mercedes F1 dynasty finally starting to wobble?
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Is the Mercedes F1 dynasty finally starting to wobble?

Victory at Silverstone this weekend would also provide another milestone in the superstar's storied career, making him the first driver to win the British Grand Prix five years in a row. But Mercedes' race un...More..

Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez 'on brink of Manchester City move'
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez 'on brink of Manchester City move'

The expected transfer of Riyad Mahrez from Leicester City to Manchester City will finally become a reality this summer - maybe even this week. Premier League champions City have agreed a £60 million (...More..

Manchester United have completed the signing of Stoke City goalkeeper Lee Grant
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Manchester United have completed the signing of Stoke City goalkeeper Lee Grant

After his successful loan with Watford he returned to Manchester United before moving to Birmingham City and subsequently West Brom. Before Villa, Johnstone traversed the lower divisions relentlessly, spend...More..

Former champ Djokovic through to last 32 at Wimbledon
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Former champ Djokovic through to last 32 at Wimbledon

The world number 133 is in the third round for the first time after winning back-to-back matches on the main tour for only the second time in 2018. Three-time major victor Stan Wawrinka was unable to follow u...More..

Wimbledon Roger Federer unveils new sponsor no Nike
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Wimbledon Roger Federer unveils new sponsor no Nike

Ten years older, 10 years more battle-weary and injury-hardened and with a decade's worth of extra silverware, Rafael Nadal returns to the scene of his most epic triumph against Roger Federer still believin...More..

‘I have absolute respect for referees’: Maradona apologizes for ‘unacceptable’ comments
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

‘I have absolute respect for referees’: Maradona apologizes for ‘unacceptable’ comments

Maradona, 57, felt Geiger should have penalised Harry Kane for a foul on Colombia's Carlos Sanchez instead of awarding the penalty that allowed the England captain to open the scoring just before the hour mar...More..

Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams battles through opening challenge
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams battles through opening challenge

New mum Serena Williams was back at her fired-up best at Wimbledon . Out on Court One, Serena , seeded 25 this year despite a ranking of 181, had too much power for Rus, the world 107. "I'm very excited t...More..

Maria Sharapova out in Wimbledon first round
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Maria Sharapova out in Wimbledon first round

Two-time champion Petra Kvitova and former victor Maria Sharapova both suffered surprise defeats in the first round of the women's singles at Wimbledon . Nadal, 32, makes his return to competitive action a...More..

No Chelsea Talks, Cristiano Ronaldo Partnership Would Be Great - Gonzalo Higuain's Brother
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

No Chelsea Talks, Cristiano Ronaldo Partnership Would Be Great - Gonzalo Higuain's Brother

Chelsea are in the market for a striker who will be a much more reliable scorer than record signing Alvaro Morata, who struggled in his first season in London and is reportedly looking for a move away from the...More..