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Egypt pay heavy price for errors and lack of Salah factor

Many Egyptians on social media, as well as in newspapers and local media, have also expressed concern that the presence of the celebrities represents a bad omen ahead of the team's game against Russian Federation. "They are a completely different tea...

Japanese World Cup Fans Clean Up The Stadium After Winning Against Colombia

As reported by Chris Wright of ESPN FC, both sets of fans temporarily paused their celebrations after opening wins to pick up litter in the seats around them. "An important aspect of Japanese society is making sure that everything is absolutely cle...

Dwight Howard headed from Charlotte Hornets to Brooklyn Nets

Howard is signed for one more year at $23.8 million, which means Brooklyn will cut into the roughly $17 million in cap space it had heading into 2018-19, as Mozgov's contract for next season was for $16 million, adding $7.8 million to the Nets' books...

LeBron James Rumors: Kawhi Trade Would Significantly Help Lakers' Chance at Deal

User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Compared to the other offers that are reportedly on the table, it seems th...

Andres Cunha to officiate Iran vs Spain

Iran was also risky on the break, using the speed of its attacking players to threaten the Spanish back four but without creating many real chances. Hierro, who took over after Julen Lopetegui was sacked last week, heaped praise on Spanish hero D...

Mickelson Hits Moving Ball with Putter, Receives Sextuple Bogey

I've had multiple times when I've wanted to do that. " I think he was a chump ", Hopkins stated bluntly, via Brendan Porath of SB Nation . To those who embrace the concept that a U.S. Open. "I've never seen anything like it". And in that situa...

#WC2018: Suarez wins 100th Uruguay cap, Saudi Arabia drop goalkeeper

The World Cup continues when Uruguay takes on Saudi Arabia in their second game of Group A play on Wednesday. Bizarrely, two-time World Cup champions Uruguay have never beaten the "Green Falcons"; Saudi Arabia won a friendly in 2002 while a...

Hawks eyeing Luka Doncic with the No. 3 pick

While Schroder seems like a good fit for a rebuilding team like the Hawks in theory because of his production and young age, there are some issues that may be forcing Atlanta's hand. "He is a 6'8" point-forward gifted at running the pick-and-roll, is...

Ronaldo and Portugal look to eliminate Morocco

Portugal simply have too much firepower in attack for Morocco to keep them out for 90 minutes, so if the African side are to remain in the 2018 World Cup finals, they will have to find the net. His presence is naturally very important for the t...

Neymar limps out of training, sets alarm bells ringing in Brazil camp

Meanwhile, Neymar has given Brazil a fresh headache after limping out of training yesterday, sparking fears he could miss their clash with Costa Rica on Friday. Willian heads into World Cup in Russian Federation having scored 13 goals and provi...

Sports Ministry welcomes findings on Ashwin Willemse walkout

They said according to the review, there was no racism involved in the incident and Willemse was unjustified in his walking out. Willemse's attorneys added in the letter that the "narrative perpetuated by SuperSport that there was no racism reinfor...

Russian Federation on brink of knockout stage after 3-1 win over Egypt

The comprehensive defeat of a Mohamed Salah-led Egypt , led by Dzyuba's towering presence at centre-forward, was also unexpected, but Russian Federation coach Stanislav Cherchesov said he knew Dzyuba could provide what his side needed on the day.

England fans lost their minds over Harry Kane's late game-winning goal

The Tottenham Hotspur striker had not scored at a major tournament after drawing a blank at the last European Championship, but Southgate labelled him a "top, top striker" after his man-of-the-match display. Law 8 in Fifa's Laws of the Game docum...

FIFA probes chants by Mexico fans for homophobia

Loew has, like the Brazilians, transformed the team from 2014 to the extent that the man who scored the World Cup winning goal in Rio, Mario Goetze, is not in the squad. Germany became the third defending champion in the last 16 years to lose its ...

Ramos pokes fun at Ronaldo and Nacho by mimicking penalty incident

With Spain remaining at 5/1, they are now second favourites to win the coveted trophy while Brazil remain at the top of the pile. That result is made to look even worse following Russia's 3-1 triumph over the Egyptians last night, but I'm willi...

Cleveland Cavaliers Interested In Trading For Kemba Walker

Where LeBron James ends up playing basketball next season is, without doubt, the biggest offseason storyline in the NBA . GM Koby Altman will run his first draft holding the eight pick and reports are that the Cavs wish to remain competitive ...

Engine catches fire on Saudi Arabia's team plane

Players and officials of Saudi Arabia have arrived safely in Rostov-on-Don for their match with Uruguay on Wednesday after an engine on their plane caught fire . The team did not clarify at what point during the flight the fire broke out. The ...

Senegal fans spotted cleaning up after themselves after Poland victory

The president who travelled to Russia with his wife, is also due to meet his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin. Liverpool forward Sadio Mane has been highlighted as the main Senegalese threat, but Torino midfielder M'Baye Niang was the best ...

Salah scores but Egypt suffer Russian Federation defeat

Again, he delivered a fairly anonymous showing, and struggled to live up to pre-tournament expectations, although he did create a few chances. Hector Cuper doesn't know what his future holds now that Egypt is on the brink of World Cup elimination.

Neymar Suffers Fresh Injury Blow As He Limps Out Of Brazil Training

Neymar hobbled out of a training session on Tuesday, setting alarm bells ringing in the Brazil camp as they prepare for their second World Cup group game against Costa Rica on Friday. "If it's serious, a big problem for Brazil , but they stil...

Buzz kill: Gnats swarm players during Tunisia v England game

Gareth Southgate has praised England defender Harry Maguire after his performance in England's 2-1 win over Tunisia on Monday. Had Kane not popped up with a clever header from a set-piece, England would once again have been looking at two p...

England make world record ODI cricket score against Australia

Once again it was spin that did the damage with Adil Rashid taking 4-47 and Moeen Ali 3-28. "We've got another game in two days' time and the last three games have been really tough for us", Paine said. Today it was a learning experience. "Ev...

Russian Federation 2018: Senegal records first African victory in Russian Federation

Piszczek then failed to hit the target on the volley after connecting with Maciej Rybus' cross from the left on 56 minutes, before a mix-up at the back gifted the Senegalese with a second goal soon afterwards. Poland returned for the first time ...

Barty faces Konta in Nottingham final

Konta vented her fury at the chair umpire on more than one occasion, branding one decision "an absolute joke" after a Barty shot appeared to land long in a tense final set. Making sure that Konta did not play the same point from point-to-point and en...

Osako powers Japan to upset of Colombia

Colombia hit back! Quintero with the goal just before Half-time! Japan were handed a slice of good fortune after Carlos Sanchez was correctly dismissed for using his arm to keep out Osako's shot after Ospina had done well to initially deny K...

Hazard hints at Real Madrid interest

And on interest from Spain, he had the following message: " Real Madrid can interest me, everyone knows that". I don't want to go there just for the sake of it. The Belgium worldwide, currently on duty at the World Cup in Russian Federation, has b...

Belgium quell Panama's passion to start World Cup with a win

Belgium started with a 3-4-3 formation with captain Eden Hazard and Napoli forward Dries Mertens playing support to Lukaku in the front. De Bruyne and Lukaku were quiet in the first half, but when they finally linked up in the 69th minute, it ...

Mexico fans set off quake detectors celebrating World Cup win over Germany

The single-goal shocker, where Hirving Lozano scored the victor for " El Tri ", sparked wild scenes in the country's capital on Sunday night. Matthaeus said Marco Reus, Germany's most risky player, who only played the last 30 minutes, must star...

Croatia send Nikola Kalinic home from 2018 World Cup

The story was initially released this morning stating back pain as the reason, which is what the media learned from the staff in Russian Federation. However, according to reports in Croatia , the striker declined his manager's orders, citing a pr...

History Favours Argentina Over Group D Rivals in 2018 FIFA World Cup

The former Argentina player was caught smoking a cigar inside the stadium while watching Argentina play Iceland in their first match of the tournament. "I missed five penalties on the spin and I was still Diego Armando Maradona". Messi ha...

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Djokovic stunned by Greek teen Tsitsipas in Toronto

Djokovic, a four-time Rogers Cup champion, faded in the decisive set against the flashy 19-year-old, who played with poise and power on a warm, breezy afternoon at Aviva Centre o...

Ramsey and Monreal in Emirates training session ahead of Man City clash

Emery faced Pep Guardiola regularly when they were in charge of Valencia and Barcelona respectively. We also need time, but now I am happy because I think the players are improvi...

Liverpool have improved but need to be more clinical, Klopp says

The Reds have been keeping a really high line in their warm-up matches and teams have been getting in behind on occasion so the Austrian could benefit. Myself and many others bel...

Huddersfield 0-3 Chelsea: Premier League highlights and recap

Sarri started Eden Hazard on the bench against the Terriers but the Belgian proved vast after coming on late in the second half as he set Pedro up with the Blues' third goal . ...

Sarri's Chelsea too good for Huddersfield

Here are the winners and losers from the match. Chelsea fans should not expect Kepa Arrizabalaga to be at the level of Thibaut Courtois straightaway, says Blues boss Mau...

English club Leicester City transfer Turkish defender

Liverpool first broke the transfer record by bringing in Alisson Becker from AS Roma, but Chelsea chose to go one step better by signing young Athletic Bilbao shot-stopper Ke...

Bairstow & Woakes put England in strong position at Lord’s

The all-rounder shared a sixth-wicket stand of 189 with Jonny Bairstow, who fell seven short of a hundred of his own, to help England to 357-6, a lead of 250, when bad light brou...

Anderson takes five as India 107 all out at stumps

After the entire first day was lost to rain, further wet conditions forced a delayed start with England captain Joe Root eventually winning the toss and putting India in to bat...

Koepka leads PGA Championship after third round

Woods, searching for a first major win since the 2008 US Open, moved into contention after a blistering front nine which contained five birdies and one bogey. "I know he's a little...

Tiger Woods battles inflammation ‘everywhere’ this week at PGA Championship

I've done a lot of good things. It is the third career major start for Suri, who also played in the 2017 and 2018 Open Championships. "It's something you have to sort of ease thr...

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Pogba scores as Man United wins Premier League opener

Pogba scores as Man United wins Premier League opener

We have big and multi-functional coaching staffs, and I think we are more the head coach than the manager. The two-time Champions League victor added: "At this point I'd just ...

Jose Mourinho 'desperate' for strong Manchester United start

Jose Mourinho 'desperate' for strong Manchester United start

Manchester United need to sign two more players before the window slams shut, according to Wayne Rooney. "Maybe on the next game I leave it to Alexis". "It's the best feeling I ha...

Chelsea midfielder close to joining AC Milan

Chelsea midfielder close to joining AC Milan

Milan can not pay a fee for Bakayoko this summer due to Financial Fair Play restrictions but have proposed a loan deal. The Blues have been relatively quiet in the transfer wind...

Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United left in a hard position'

Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United left in a hard position'

Leicester, meanwhile, enter the season hoping that Algerian signing Rachid Ghezzal proves an adequate replacement for Riyad Mahrez , but they have retained a strong spine to their...

Jose Mourinho: I'm now a coach, not a manager

Jose Mourinho: I'm now a coach, not a manager

United finished second in the Premier League last season but ended up a massive 19 points behind champions and big rivals Manchester City. "A good match. People criticise him a...

Everton sign Barça's Mina and Gomes, Shakhtar's Bernard

Everton sign Barça's Mina and Gomes, Shakhtar's Bernard

Everton's season-long loan deal for Portugal's Gomes will see them pay 2.25 million euros (RM10.6 million) and the player's wages. This is a great opportunity for me and I am look...

Redskins rookie RB Guice to miss season with torn ACL

Redskins rookie RB Guice to miss season with torn ACL

Guice had first-round talent entering the National Football League draft process, but slid due to character concerns stemming from an alleged incident during his visit with the ...

Arsenal coach Unai Emery: Stan Kroenke takeover of club is 'positive'

Arsenal coach Unai Emery: Stan Kroenke takeover of club is 'positive'

Laurent Koscielny is our only other major absentee as the French centre-back continues to recover from surgery on an Achilles injury that he suffered towards the back end of last ...

Jurgen Klopp Compares Liverpool to Rocky, Manchester City to Ivan Drago

Jurgen Klopp Compares Liverpool to Rocky, Manchester City to Ivan Drago

And it wasn't just a simple "yes" reply from Pele. He decided to make a prediction ahead of the big kick-off. He replied: "It's the start of the @PremierLeague today". "The pla...