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Croatia star Modric expects a tough game against a 'strong' England

After Billy Clarke had equalised Alli's opener in the Monday night game in front of the Sky TV cameras, former City striker Hanson got the victor in a man of the match performance as fellow frontman John Stead admitted he had handled the ball in the ...

Eden Hazard insists it's 'every footballer's dream' to play for Real Madrid

In Italy clubs have to pay the same amount in tax, which takes the total cost of the transfer to €340m (€100m transfer fee plus €240m in salary and taxes). While there he won four Ballon d'Ors and three Golden Boots. " Real Madrid would like to co...

Croatia President wins hearts with her celebratory gesture

Croatia can equal what that 1998 team did if it beats Russian Federation on Saturday in the quarterfinals and perhaps finally rid itself of that 20-year shadow. "We made ourselves happy but we also made everybody back home in Croatia happy". Eng...

Federer qualifies for Wimbledon quarter-finals without dropping a set

Like Nadal, who could strike Djokovic in the semis, Federer hasn't dropped during his charge to a 16th Wimbledon quarter-final, nearly surely a staggering record that will never be surpassed. But he persevered through dark times and is rewarded wit...

LeBron James teases Blaze Pizza appearance in Culver City

He loves to compete and is an awesome leader who is about winning and making sure that his teammates are successful. LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers celebrates with the Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy after defeating the Golden S...

England expectations blast off as Three Lions roar into semis

We are not the finished article and we do not have world class players yet, but we have young players who are prepared to be fearless on the ball and have shown a real mental resilience. Others noted that it's not the first Fortnite dance Alli has ...

Luc Mbah a Moute joins Clippers on one-year deal

Carmelo Anthony #7 of the Oklahoma City Thunder looks on during the game against the Utah Jazz in Game Four of Round One of the 2018 NBA Playoffs on April 23, 2018 at vivint.SmartHome Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah. Reports surfaced on July 6 tha...

Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams breezes past Evgeniya Rodina and into quarter-finals

Williams responded by raising the intensity level and began striking the ball with ferocious power to break Giorgi's serve for the first time on her way to levelling the match. She had never even got to the quarter-finals of a major tournament before...

France coach Deschamps: Giroud so critical to our system

After a poor outing against the United States of America in the final tune-up, Giroud, 31, did not start the opener against Australia, but when France struggled against the Socceroos, head coach Didier Deschamps brought on Giroud, who was involve...

Croatia’s latest ‘golden generation’ finally shining at World Cup

Belgium's golden generation are seen by many as the most talented generation Belgium has ever had . The two teams will play in Moscow to decide who makes the final on Sunday. England in the semifinal having won a knockout round game on penalties...

Croatia vs. England preview, time, how to watch

While England enjoyed a relatively stress-free 2-0 win over Sweden in the last eight, Croatia had to come through a gruelling extra time against hosts Russian Federation and then a penalty shootout. It's important that we do our best on the pit...

Sebastian Vettel wins British Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton settles for second

Meanwhile, Ferrari boss Maurizio Arrivabene has taken a pop at Mercedes's Technical Director, James Allison, as tempers boiled over following a brilliant race at Silverstone , which was won by Sebastian Vettel . "I think we need to improve ou...

Millwall fans fundraise to fix ambulance damaged during World Cup celebrations

Police have identified one of the people photographed trashing an ambulance in London. They wrote: "We're delighted with the result, but this has put a big dampener on the celebrations for us: while our officer attended a call nearby, this auto wa...

What Giroud Has Said About Thierry Henry Coaching Belgium Is Brilliant

Hazard said that his country will find it hard to beat France if Chelsea teammate N'Golo Kante "is at his best" for Les Bleus . On Tuesday, he will represent the enemy. France and neighbours Belgium meet in Wednesday's semifinal at St Peter...

Russia's Sergei Ignashevich announces retirement after World Cup exit

While they have a case when it comes to political symbols and the like, this is merely a player remembering his friend who died. Here's a look at how you can watch the two World Cup semi-finals. " Thank you from the bottom of my soul - we love y...

Sebastian Vettel - Silly to suggest Kimi Raikkonen hit Lewis Hamilton on goal

Hamilton started on a high after a dazzling final lap on Saturday brought pole position. We chose to go for the track position, it was the right call in my view, and we wouldn't have won the race otherwise in my opinion. Mercedes and Ferrari's fi...

Thai cave rescue: 'D-day' for trapped boys

Having completed this section, the boys are then handed over to separate, specialist rescue teams, who help assist them through the remainder of the cave, much of which they can wade through. The worldwide effort to save the Thai boys and their soc...

Jurgen Klopp Says Loris Karius 100% Influenced by Concussion in UCL Final

It's really not important what the people say. I thought it was too late, you can not check that. Klopp went on to argue that Karius' mistakes could be explained by concussion, even though he did not want to use it as an excuse for Liverpool's ...

Mbappe, Hazard, Kane, Modric and the World Cup Ballon d'Or contenders

Thanks to a recent study , we now know exactly how much time he's spent on the ground during the 2018 World Cup: a whopping 14 minutes . Brazil entered the tournament as favourites but leave with their wait for a sixth World Cup crown still...

Wimbledon: Alexander Zverev and Simona Halep fall on another day of shocks

The 32-year-old Hsieh has progressed to the Wimbledon last-16 for the first time and will meet Dominika Cibulkova , who raced past 15th seed Elise Mertens of Belgium 6-2 6-2. Juan Martin del Potro made the last 16 for the first time in five years...

Zverev battles past Fritz into Wimbledon's 3rd round

The difference, reckoned Gulbis, came down to experience, because of the fact he is eight years older than the 21-year-old Zverev. I was very low energy. Whilst the Latvian does have a powerful first serve, his second is unreliable, so if he is force...

Spain appoint ex-Barcelona coach Luis Enrique as manager

As Barcelona coach Luis Enrique worked with Spain internationals Jordi Alba, Sergio Busquets and Gerard Pique, as well as Andres Iniesta who has already announced his retirement from worldwide football. Luis Enrique has been on a sabbatical si...

Nearly 24 million people tuned in to watch England v Sweden

Sergeant Wayne Baker of West Yorkshire police tweeted that the behavior made him "anything but proud to be British". Nicholas Banks: "I am now hooked on the sheer excitement of this competition for the first time ever and love the team's can-do a...

And is now forecasting a Belgium-England final

A huge crowd of people at the FIFA Fan Fest on Vorobyovy Gory greeted the team with thunderous applause and loud chants " Rossiya " and " Spasibo " to mark the Sbornaya's remarkable accomplishments at the home World Cup . While Croatian players, w...

England beat Sweden to reach first World Cup semis in 28 years

Drinks can be seen hurled into the air as fans celebrated England's first goal. "I know the fans here are enjoying it", Kane said. "I was going to say if we go two penalty kicks we'll be fine, but I can't say that anymore can we", one Swedish...

Croatia Are Through To The Semi-Finals After A Penalty Shootout

Having slotted home the winning kick against Denmark in the last 16, Rakitic held his nerve to convert from the spot, with Mario Fernandes going from hero to villain by missing from 12 yards after his 115th-minute header had made it 2-2 deep into ext...

Vettel plays down neck concerns for British Grand Prix

I think it was the bump. Having been quickest in final practice, Hamilton found himself less than 0.1s adrift of Vettel after the first runs in Q3 as the championship leader held provisional pole position. Vettel admitted he nearly withdrew from ...

Bugs, 'lucky' foe send No. 2 seed Wozniacki out of Wimbledon

It's frustrating because I feel like I could have gone and done something really great here. . Then, she was beaten by Lucie Safarova , who she is drawn to meet next. When the court supervisor checked the grass for amounts of moisture, she signaled...

Barcelona to make revised bid for Willian after rejected opening offer

Willian took to Instagram to slam the Italian head coach and fuel speculation surrounding his future at the west London outfit. Former Barcelona midfielder and club legend, Xavi, recently opined on the club's new signing, Arthur Melo, and spoke ...

Defending champion Garbine Muguruza knocked out in second round

In the men's draw; Guido Pella , ranked No.39 in the world, beat Cilic in five sets after comfortably winning the first two sets 6-3 6-1. After Murguruza's exit the women's draw has been left wide open. He's good". In fact, as she returned from a ...

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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...