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England tried to score while Croatia celebrated

There will not be many Englishmen more gutted at the national team's 2018 FIFA World Cup semifinal loss, than captain Harry Kane and manager Gareth Southgate . France reached the final for the third time in their history on Tuesday when a sec...

A Kawhi Leonard, 4-team mega-trade involving the Philadelphia 76ers

Toronto is given better odds than the Los Angeles Lakers , Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics to acquire the superstar. It's hard to say how much all of this means, as the Raptors front office typically likes to keep things close to their c...

Emery addresses speculation about the future of key midfielder

However, the 24-year-old's time at the Nou Camp hasn't gone according to plan as he's struggled to hold down a regular first team place under Ernesto Valverde and started just 6 La Liga games last season with the vast majority of his appearances comi...

Trump visit: London on LOCKDOWN as trip to spark protests

Speaking at an impromptu press conference after a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels Trump said the British people shared his concerns on immigration , claiming "that's why Brexit happened". "It's important for us to send a pow...

Masterful Rohit leads India to series win over England

Eoin Morgan and Virat Kohli , captain of England and India respectively. Rohit Sharma slammed an unbeaten hundred against England in the third T20. Morgan and acting coach Paul Farbrace had a hard call to make before a ball was bowled...

World Cup photographer crushed by celebrating Croatian team, captures every moment

He played the game with great maturity. Belgium's Toby Alderweireld, left, and Belgium's Kevin De Bruyne stand on the pitch at the end of the semifinal match between France and Belgium at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. "I wanted to su...

NFL Supplemental Draft 2018: Giants take Beal in round three

In fact, there could be as three players selected this season. Beal and Alexander were among the five eligible prospects to get taken in the supplemental draft. Still, Beal displays good mirroring skills to be able to stay in a receiver's hip pocke...

They still play long balls, says Croatia right back

They matched the feat of their predecessors in 1998 who reached the semi-finals in the country's first World Cup as an independent nation. In PP's weekly Pensions Buzz survey of readers, exactly 50% of 96 respondents said they believe England...

World Cup semi-final England v Croatia

We're gutted, we've worked so hard and the fans were awesome. He also said that he would be flying to Russian Federation to watch the final, adding: "I'm just waiting on my visa. "If we'd got that goal before half-time or in the first 15 minutes of...

Roger Federer falls to Kevin Anderson in four-hour five-set epic

Federer suffered his earliest exit at Wimbledon since a shock second-round defeat against Sergiy Stakhovsky in 2013. "I felt I was playing better tennis, so that was motivating for me as well to keep at it", said Florida-based Anderson who is applyin...

How to Watch Federer vs Anderson Wimbledon Quarter Online

No. 12 Novak Djokovic vs. Federer had breezed into the quarter-finals and was imperious in the opening set. It was his first win against Federer at the fifth attempt and means he is the first player representing South Africa to reach the semi...

Somerset goes football mad as England prepares for World Cup semi final

About 350 people have so far contacted Epic to say they will be coming but there is thought to be room for between 800 and 1000 at the venue which will also have 100 seats available. Admittedly, I've only been paying attention to England's national...

French President Emmanuel Macron celebrates Umtiti opener in St. Petersburg semi-final

Belgium has never been to the final of a World Cup , but that's exactly what they look poised to do as the highest-ranked team (No. 3 in the latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings) left in the tournament. "It's just a very...

Liverpool in talks to sign Stoke's Xherdan Shaqiri

Shaqiri does have a release clause but the exact details are unknown at this stage, though the fee is believed to be higher than the widely reported £12m. The diminutive winger enjoyed a mixed World Cup; one that was peppered with moments of football...

Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams seals semifinal spot after defeating Camila Giorgi

The sold-out crowd - which included Drake, Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel - seemed stunned. The Dutch star finally tested Goerges' serve in the next game and she struck a superb victor on her way to securing the first break of the match.

Roger Federer's Wimbledon reign ended by Kevin Anderson

If you want to win Wimbledon , you need a bit of luck to go your way. But you also have to work very hard, and Nadal has that quality in spades. "Matches likes that are very special". Not since Wayne Ferreira in 1994 had a South African man made t...

Juan Martin Del Potro scraps past Simon to set up Nadal clash

Del Potro let two break-back points slip in the sixth game and then forced Nadal to save three more breaks for 5-3. And Nadal rued failing to take control against del Potro much earlier. Nadal started strong on serve to power his way into a 3-2 lea...

It's Coming Home! People of Norwich sing Three Lions

From parodies of The Matrix , Shrek and The Office to rewrites of the royal wedding and Michael Jackson videos, see some of the most hilarious results below. It has a slightly different feel for me, but it's nice to hear people enjoying it again...

Brits will drink 10 million pints tonight during semi-final against Croatia

So which nation wins the World Cup final? England too left Italy 28 years ago feeling that the team featuring Gary Lineker and Paul Gascoigne could have gone all the way. "We take it on the chin, we move on". "I just believe we can come back ...

Dele Alli: looking for more against Croatia

France's Kylian Mbappe on Tuesday appears to rub it in for the Belgian team when he said, "I'm in the final'". "I don't have the words". Today we are. "It was hard to take two years ago, and we do not want a repeat of that". "We had to take adva...

Lucas Torreira signs for Arsenal

Arsenal arguably haven't had a decent defensive midfielder since the Invincible days of Gilberto Silva, but Emery and the new recruitment team around him look to have got themselves a top-class performer. Guendouzi broke into the Lorient side in t...

Eden Hazard: 'I prefer to lose with Belgium than win with France'

Roberto Martinez's men fell to a 1-0 defeat in St Petersburg , where Samuel Umtiti's second-half header was the difference. "Vive la France! Vive la Republique!" 25': Griezmann takes France's first corner. The other detail lies in Belgium...

Irish Open: Winning putt is dream come true says champion Russell Knox

Then I just blacked out to be honest. He made ammends for his second placed finish at last years event. Still, how proud he must be of his 31 year old offspring, who is as nice as they come, a wonderful ball striker, and who plays the game with a...

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates $157 million deal with Juventas in Greece

Cristiano Ronaldo ended his nine years stay at the Bernabeu by helping the Spanish giants to win the Champions League last season beating Premier League side Liverpool in Kiev. It appears like there are not enough trophies or goals to satisfy ev...

Kane says England defeat will hurt for a long time

So I think Gareth Southgate's side will have to raise their level from what we have seen so far. "But they have some very talented players and if they realise Modric should be playing higher up, we could be in trouble". "Everyone wants to finish t...

Mahrez signs five-year deal with Man City

Mahrez was the subject of four failed bids from Manchester City in the mid-season transfer window and, after a move to the Etihad did not materialise he missed training for over a week , with the Algeria global forced to deny going AWOL.

India can build on T20 success, Pandya says

With India still needing 48 runs for victory and five overs remaining, Pandya was promoted up the order. Overall, they hit a four or a six every 8.5 balls, compared to India's 9.6. He contributed just 32 runs with the bat and picked up 6 wickets ...

Fred reveals his disappointment at Brazil's World Cup quarter-final exit

A strong start from England was rewarded by Kane's close-range finish from a corner after only 11 minutes, but Kyle Walker's handball gifted Ferjani Sassi the chance to equalise from the spot before half-time. The result of the biggest bet taken in...

Revitalized Willett in contention at Irish Open

Former Masters champion Danny Willett was a shot further back after recovering from a poor start with five birdies in seven holes from the 11th, with Scotland's Russell Knox six off the lead on eight under. "It's been an eye-opener to see how much go...

Eden Hazard slams France after Beglium defeat

Eden Hazard and Kevin De Bruyne both came out firing, creating a handful of opportunities that their teammates just couldn't convert. France's Samuel Umtiti scores their first goal past Belgium's Thibaut Courtois in Saint Petersburg July 1...

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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...