Argentina's Lionel Messi looks 'stressed and unhappy' - Pablo Zabaleta

Nigeria did Argentina a big favour when they beat Iceland in their last match, giving La Albiceleste hope of turning things around and escaping their group. "I get the feeling there's a general anger at the heart of the team", said Argentina'... More..

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by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

FIFA World Cup ROUND UP FRIDAY FIFA World Cup ROUND UP FRIDAY

As the final in the second Group E whistle went, emotions appeared to overwhelm Neymar , who collapsed on his knees, crying as he prayed. Both goals flew into the gate of Keilor Navas in injury time. The S...More..

What John McEnroe has said of Serena Williams' seeding debate at Wimbledon
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

What John McEnroe has said of Serena Williams' seeding debate at Wimbledon

ESPN notes , "Before her pregnancy, Williams was ranked No. 1; she is now ranked No. 183, and did not receive a seed at Roland Garros". Victory in the fourth all-Williams Wimbledon final made it 11 Grand Sla...More..

Nigeria vs Argentina: Alex Iwobi talks tough ahead of clash
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Nigeria vs Argentina: Alex Iwobi talks tough ahead of clash

However, Nigeria have their own plans too. One win could get them on track, and despite their bad performance to this point, they are still favorites in this match. Former Argentina global Pablo Zabaleta is...More..

by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

France and Denmark progress after World Cup's first scoreless draw

France and Denmark will face off this week, and the victor of this game will walk off the field owning the top spot in Group C. France now sits in first with 6 points with two wins, while Denmark is in s...More..

Adidas Releases James Harden MVP Commercial With His Mom
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Adidas Releases James Harden MVP Commercial With His Mom

Durant was the highest Warriors vote-getter, finishing seventh in voting behind Harden, James, Anthony Davis , Damian Lillard , Westbrook and Giannis Antetokounmpo . Oladipo beat out fellow finalists Clint C...More..

Mo Salah considering quitting Egypt national team
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Mo Salah considering quitting Egypt national team

Sources in his homeland say that Salah, whose heroics helped Egypt qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1990, is furious about how he's been used for political gain during the tournament in Russia...More..

Formula One: Hamilton wins in France to retake F1 lead
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Formula One: Hamilton wins in France to retake F1 lead

Asked if he felt the penalty was fair, Bottas said: "Well, I lost quite a lot more than five seconds, for sure. It's really, really great to have this result". Raikkonen himself did little to dampen the specula...More..

Senegal's Training Methods At World Cup Include Dancing And Singing
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Senegal's Training Methods At World Cup Include Dancing And Singing

Quintero played creator in the 70th minute and Falcao turned the last defender before stroking the ball past Szczesny with the outside of his boot for his first World Cup strike. Senegal can wrap up their pass...More..

Queen’s 2018: Novak Djokovic heads to SFs and milestone win No800
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Queen’s 2018: Novak Djokovic heads to SFs and milestone win No800

While he has not won a title for a year, a strong run in Rome, followed by a quarter-final showing at the French Open and now an impressive transition to grass, augurs well for his chances at next month's Wimb...More..

Kane fires England to record 6-1 win against Panama
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Kane fires England to record 6-1 win against Panama

A win for Germany in their final group game against South Korea will see them qualify to the next round, though it will be as runners-up should Mexico avoid defeat against Sweden . We played some really ...More..

Russian Federation 2018: Suarez fires Uruguay into Round of 16
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Russian Federation 2018: Suarez fires Uruguay into Round of 16

The World Cup 2018 football tournament continues when Uruguay face Saudi Arabia in their second game of Group A stage round on Wednesday. Muslera had a special occasion of his own, playing his 13th Wo...More..

Columbia take on Japan,as Egypt lock horns with Russian Federation
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Columbia take on Japan,as Egypt lock horns with Russian Federation

In the 73rd minute, Yuya Osako netted the victor against Colombia by a header to give Japan their first win of the 2018 world cup. "We have the same chances of progressing in the World Cup". Stay tuned for mo...More..

England training note suggests Raheem Sterling will be dropped against Panama
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

England training note suggests Raheem Sterling will be dropped against Panama

Gareth Southgate's side beat Tunisia 2-1 in their opening game but missed a series of first-half chances and needed a stoppage-time victor from captain Harry Kane to secure the three points. Before leaving...More..

Switzerland scorers Xhaka, Shaqiri make Albanian nationalist gesture during win against Serbia
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Switzerland scorers Xhaka, Shaqiri make Albanian nationalist gesture during win against Serbia

I understand them. I think it's normal, it's part of their life. General view outside the Kaliningrad stadium one day before the match. Xhaka's father was even imprisoned for more than three years for demonst...More..

‘I’m Proud Of Your Indomitable Spirit’: Buhari Praises Super Eagles
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

‘I’m Proud Of Your Indomitable Spirit’: Buhari Praises Super Eagles

Nigeria's forward Ahmed Musa and teammates celebrate their victory at the end of the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup Group D football match between Nigeria and Iceland at the Volgograd Arena in Volgograd ...More..

Iranian Soccer Coach Says Team More United Because Of Nike
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Iranian Soccer Coach Says Team More United Because Of Nike

They do not want to see players who are just coming (here). Bring on Portugal vs Spain . "As I said before the game, to make these difficulties a source of inspiration, a source of motivation, is really ...More..

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

Charlotte Hornets trade Dwight Howard to Brooklyn Nets

Shortly after, Yahoo Sports' Shams Charania confirmed the deal and the pieces being flipped. Charlotte was determined to move Howard this offseason. It's no surprise to see that he did not want Howard on hi...More..

Would you trade Jaylen Brown and Terry Rozier for Kawhi Leonard?
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Would you trade Jaylen Brown and Terry Rozier for Kawhi Leonard?

Before the meeting took place, Leonard did not want to sit down with Popovich and purposefully made himself "difficult" for the Spurs to reach. It was previously reported that Popovich was focused on mending fe...More..

Uruguay makes knockout stage, ousts Saudi Arabia
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Uruguay makes knockout stage, ousts Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia gave a far better performance than they produced in their 5-0 loss to the hosts but a poor mistake from replacement goalkeeper Mohammed Al Owais handed the South Americans the victor in Rostov-on-...More..

Senegal coach's intense celebrations makes him 'meme of the World Cup'
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Senegal coach's intense celebrations makes him 'meme of the World Cup'

The videos have earned high praise by netizens for showing that even though they triumphed, the Japanese made sure to clean up before partying down. Today was only their second opener at the tournament ever, ...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal are not a one-man team - Fernando Santos
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal are not a one-man team - Fernando Santos

Portugal now has four points and leads Group B ahead of the late match between Iran and Spain. Cristiano Ronaldo leaps high in the air after scoring his 85th goal for Portugal , the second-most in globa...More..

Brazil Coach Tite Disappointed With Draw Versus Switzerland
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Brazil Coach Tite Disappointed With Draw Versus Switzerland

Steven Zuber created the space for his header through holding Brazil's Miranda by the arm and then pushing him in the back. "I was pushed out of the way. "They did, and it worked". "It's not up to us player...More..

Best Trade Offers Cavs Can Make for Kawhi Leonard
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Best Trade Offers Cavs Can Make for Kawhi Leonard

Any NBA GM should, of course, ask themselves this question before they trade or sign a player. ( Kawhi can opt out of his contract following next season and become an unrestricted free agent). Could Hill and ...More..

Egypt forward Mohamed Salah ‘ready to play against Russia’
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Egypt forward Mohamed Salah ‘ready to play against Russia’

Cuper will hope it is not a decision that becomes the story of Egypt's World Cup adventure, but Salah is nearly guaranteed to start in their second game with hosts Russian Federation. The work we do all the...More..

Jose Mourinho plotting £60m bid for Chelsea ace Willian
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Jose Mourinho plotting £60m bid for Chelsea ace Willian

Nonetheless, Willian is being targeted by Mourinho with the two having a history of working together during their time with the Blues for a few years. He said: "Of course (Fred can make an impact), no doubt a...More..

Anxiety hit us hard, says Brazil coach Tite after Switzerland draw
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Anxiety hit us hard, says Brazil coach Tite after Switzerland draw

Mexico's win came on the back of hacing played played 68 games since 2015, the most by any of the 32 teams at the tournament. - Xherdan Shaqiri has been directly involved in five of Switzerland's last six ...More..

Federation Internationale de Football Association looking into Mexico supporter anti-gay chants during Germany match
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Federation Internationale de Football Association looking into Mexico supporter anti-gay chants during Germany match

On Sunday, a monitoring group in Mexico City observed a small quake with "artificial" origins. At least two of its sensors inside Mexico City detected a seismic movement during the World Cup match, "most like...More..

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

Sri Lanka skipper Dinesh Chandimal charged over ball-tampering

Play started two hours later in St Lucia, following lengthy discussions between match referee Javagal Srinath and Sri Lanka's coaching staff. While no official statement has been made on the reason behind t...More..

Griezmann snubs Barca to stay at Atletico
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Griezmann snubs Barca to stay at Atletico

The forward has been with Atletico since 2014 and last season helped the team to lift the Europa League, scoring 29 goals in all competition for Diego Simeone 's side. When asked if he will leave Liverpool , ...More..

Forget Messi, Argentina are a complete mess going into World Cup 2018
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Forget Messi, Argentina are a complete mess going into World Cup 2018

Thing to say to make yourself sound clever: The Super Eagles need to hope Onazi and Ndidi can show some composure and get the ball out to the wings where they can hurt defences. Since making his debut in 2003,...More..

Premier League fixtures deal Arsenal boss Unai Emery a nightmare start
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Premier League fixtures deal Arsenal boss Unai Emery a nightmare start

Indeed, the champions will face all of the three promoted teams in their opening six games before a hard August sees them take on Liverpool , Burnley and Tottenham Hotspur , all of whom finished in the top se...More..

Nadal beats del Porto, advances to final
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Nadal beats del Porto, advances to final

Nadal‚ a 16-time Grand Slam champion‚ claimed his 85th win in Paris against just two losses after weathering a big-hitting opening from 2009 US Open victor Del Potro to win 6-4‚ 6-1‚ 6-2. "I was 11 years old,...More..

Southgate's Lions are on their way to Russian Federation
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Southgate's Lions are on their way to Russian Federation

Southgate has quietly overseen a changing of the guard with England , however, by promoting young players and overlooking the likes of Wayne Rooney, Joe Hart, Theo Walcott and Jack Wilshere and he believes tha...More..

The best moments from the Warriors Parade
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

The best moments from the Warriors Parade

For the second straight year, throngs of Golden State Warriors fans turned out for a victory parade to celebrate a team some are calling an National Basketball Association dynasty and got a treat when several...More..

Trump calls off Eagles' White House visit over anthem dispute
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Trump calls off Eagles' White House visit over anthem dispute

In a statement later on Tuesday, Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins did not reference Trump or Sanders specifically but said , "the decision was made to lie, and paint the picture that these players are ant...More..

Fans wonder whether LeBron's injured hand cost the Cavs a championship
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Fans wonder whether LeBron's injured hand cost the Cavs a championship

And LeBron James made it clear that, after 15 seasons, he still is in what he described as "championship mode", and his decision on what route to take in free agency will be driven by the desire to surround...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo likely to leave Real Madrid over unfulfilled promises
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo likely to leave Real Madrid over unfulfilled promises

It could also spell the end of Cristiano Ronaldo's stay at Los Blancos as there is uncertainty whether the club would be capable of paying both his and Neymar's wages. "There's no such thing as Neymar not...More..

Dub Dynasty: Hot-Shooting Curry Leads Warriors To NBA Title
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Dub Dynasty: Hot-Shooting Curry Leads Warriors To NBA Title

But when the third quarter arrived June 8, their effort appeared exhausted. The 13 blocks was a playoff high for the Warriors this year; they only had three games during the regular season with more than ...More..

Deal's OFF!! Nabil Fekir to stay put as Lyon make public declaration
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Deal's OFF!! Nabil Fekir to stay put as Lyon make public declaration

A deal worth up to £60m now appears to be off the cards for good, however, with Lyon deciding to pull the plug at the last minute after Liverpool reportedly attempted to lower the agreed fee. Nevertheless, ...More..