Lionel Messi's Argentina have shot at World Cup redemption

Portugal will face two-time winners Uruguay in Sochi on Saturday. Though Ronaldo's victor against Morocco took him to 85 goals and made him the highest-scoring European in the history of global football, it would seem Fabregas has not been entire... More..

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Lakers reportedly aiming to have LeBron James team up with Chris Paul
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Lakers reportedly aiming to have LeBron James team up with Chris Paul

In his first season with the Rockets, Paul averaged an eye-popping 18.6 points, 7.9 assists, and 5.4 rebounds in 58 games played. Wagner worked out twice for the Lakers and general manager Rob Pelinka , a fe...More..

Uruguay finish top after beating Russia, Saudi beat Egypt in dead rubber
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Uruguay finish top after beating Russia, Saudi beat Egypt in dead rubber

It was an enthralling first half between the two teams from Group A who have already been eliminated. At Volgograd Arena, Saudi Arabia ended their poor record at the World Cup by recording a 2-1 win over ...More..

LeBron James beat out by James Harden for 2018 NBA MVP
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

LeBron James beat out by James Harden for 2018 NBA MVP

He is the first Rocket to lead the National Basketball Association in points per game in a season, and the second player in franchise history to average 30-plus in a season ( Moses Malone - 31.1 in 1981-82). H...More..

Mo Salah considering quitting Egypt national team
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Mo Salah considering quitting Egypt national team

A source with knowledge of Salah's position on the matter confirmed this stance to ESPN FC, adding that the player is now considering his future with his national team. But Salah, 26, was hopeful Egypt could re...More..

With second US Open title, Koepka can't be overlooked now
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

With second US Open title, Koepka can't be overlooked now

Fleetwood must console himself with a cheque for $1.2m and a share of history. They are among five players on one-under for the tournament, along with Poutler, Sweden's Henrik Stenson and England's Justin R...More..

Who wins Group G if England and Belgium draw?
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Who wins Group G if England and Belgium draw?

The manager spent the entirety of England's 2002 World Cup campaign unused by Sven-Göran Eriksson and, despite too many changes potentially disrupting rhythm, is reluctant to put his fringe players through ...More..

Musa marks return with winning double as Nigeria beat Iceland
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Musa marks return with winning double as Nigeria beat Iceland

Croatia: With two wins - over Nigeria and Argentina - they bagged six easy points to qualify for the round of 16 for the first time since 1998, when the Balkans had finished third in the tournament in Fran...More..

Nigeria's reluctant tactical change paid dividends in Iceland win - Rohr
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Nigeria's reluctant tactical change paid dividends in Iceland win - Rohr

If Nigeria wins, it will advance to the round of 16. And so, Iceland versus Nigeria now takes on a whole lot more significance than we would have expected. "I thought before this World Cup we were her...More..

Southgate's notes suggest Sterling will not start for England against Panama
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Southgate's notes suggest Sterling will not start for England against Panama

They have also been eager to make themselves available for interview: such was the deluge of players willing to speak to the BBC after the game, the Beeb barely had any time to do some analysis. "[But] I'm a ...More..

Plane carrying Saudi Arabia's World Cup team catches fire
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Plane carrying Saudi Arabia's World Cup team catches fire

Luis Suarez scored his 52nd goal for in his 100th game for Uruguay . In the end, Uruguay managed to hold their nerve in the closing stages to grind out a 1-0 win that secures their spot in the round of 16...More..

The political meaning behind Shaqiri's celebration against Serbia
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

The political meaning behind Shaqiri's celebration against Serbia

Shaqiri also played in boots marked with the flags of Switzerland and Kosovo - the breakaway region that is not recognized as independent by Serbia or Russian Federation. "They're trying to provoke us but w...More..

Coutinho, Neymar strike late to guide Brazil past Costa Rica
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Coutinho, Neymar strike late to guide Brazil past Costa Rica

Brazil, like Argentina, were held to a goal-apiece draw by the Swiss at Rostov-on-Don on Sunday, a result that would've frustrated their boss Tite given how fancied they were coming into the tournament. While ...More..

Neymar returns to Brazil World Cup training
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Neymar returns to Brazil World Cup training

The Brazilian soccer confederation said the injury was not serious, adding Neymar left as a precaution and would be back in training on Wednesday. One of the photos showed the playmaker touching the ball with...More..

The forward Maurizio Sarri wants to sign when he becomes Chelsea boss
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

The forward Maurizio Sarri wants to sign when he becomes Chelsea boss

Sky Sports News reported on Tuesday that Sarri's agent is in London to finalise his move to Stamford Bridge as the Blues prepare for a changing of the guard. Mertens probably has a couple of good years left in...More..

France advances at World Cup, Peru eliminated after two games
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

France advances at World Cup, Peru eliminated after two games

In contrast, Peru face Australia with their fate sealed and just pride to play for in front of their passionate and large following that has decamped to Russian Federation. Deschamps had clearly told his si...More..

Japan & Senegal sweeping all before them
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Japan & Senegal sweeping all before them

Senegal beat Poland 2-1 on Tuesday and a win against Japan will guarantee them a place in the knock out stages. Several videos have emerged on social media which show Japanese and Senegalese fans cleani...More..

Spain made to work for victory over courageous Iran
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Spain made to work for victory over courageous Iran

The rest of the Spanish players look for the No.22 when they have the ball and Isco is nearly always there, ready to receive it and pass it on. KAZAN, June 21 ― Iran's dream of reaching the knockout stage...More..

Federation Internationale de Football Association 'takes note' of Sepp Blatter's attendance
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Federation Internationale de Football Association 'takes note' of Sepp Blatter's attendance

England were one of the losing bidders against Russian Federation in the vote for the 2018 tournament. - Make your daily picks with ESPN FC Match Predictor 2018! Using allegations from that case, FIFA's et...More..

Dwight Howard headed from Charlotte Hornets to Brooklyn Nets
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Dwight Howard headed from Charlotte Hornets to Brooklyn Nets

However, the trade itself can not be completed until the moratorium ends on July 6, and Brooklyn will need money to expire off the salary cap to take on Howard's salary. Mozgov has two years left on his contrac...More..