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Is Belgium's golden generation finally about to deliver?

Is Belgium's golden generation finally about to deliver? Three games on and the total is 23 fouls against - not one in the penalty box - eight more than Lionel Messi after the same amount of games. Neymar must help Brazil lift the trophy next week if he wants to join the greats, according to the World Cup victor who first took home FIFA's top individual award. [Full Article...]

England fans witness soccer history at Phoenix pub

England fans witness soccer history at Phoenix pub Speaking before the tournament, FA technical director Dan Ashworth explained: 'There's been a little bit of research done to show that English players are quick to the ball when the whistle goes. WHY RUSSIA WINS: After watching Russia take down a naive and arrogant Spanish team, who's to say Russia can't beat anyone on this side of the bracket? The Croats were one of only two teams to win al... [Full Article...]

Could Juventus's Ronaldo links reignite Real Madrid's interest in Kane?

Could Juventus's Ronaldo links reignite Real Madrid's interest in Kane? However, Ronaldo backtracked on those comments in the days following, and has not spoken about his club future since. Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has reportedly agreed to sign for Juventus . Ronaldo's future at Real Madrid has been shrouded in doubt ever since Los Blancos defeated Liverpool 3-1 to win a third straight Champions League in May. [Full Article...]

How to watch World Cup online and on TV

How to watch World Cup online and on TV Striker Marcus Rashford had the best chance but his shot was already wide of the target when keeper Thibaut Courtois got his fingertips to the ball. The result means Belgium, who won all three of their group games to finish on nine points, will face Japan in the last 16. [Full Article...]

India begin England tour with 1st T20 at Manchester

India begin England tour with 1st T20 at Manchester He was calm, not the busybody, full of intent as he is on match day or training. Skipper Virat Kohli faced Umesh Yadav and Siddarth Kaul in the nets with special focus on yorkers. "Because we don't get to play so much cricket here before we come on tour". Deepak Chahar, who appeared for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018, will replace the Bowler for the T20I series... [Full Article...]

Mexico crashes out of World Cup, losing to 'superior' Brazil 2-0

Mexico crashes out of World Cup, losing to 'superior' Brazil 2-0 Their strategy was to have three players - Carlos Vela, Javier Hernandez and Hirving Lozana on the half-way line when Brazil enjoyed the possession. This is a testament to Brazil's defence who are often subjected to accusations they are rarely tested and once they are they won't be able to cope. [Full Article...]

Mexico crashes out of World Cup, losing to 'superior' Brazil 2-0

Mexico crashes out of World Cup, losing to 'superior' Brazil 2-0 Their strategy was to have three players - Carlos Vela, Javier Hernandez and Hirving Lozana on the half-way line when Brazil enjoyed the possession. This is a testament to Brazil's defence who are often subjected to accusations they are rarely tested and once they are they won't be able to cope. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation 1-1 Spain (4-3 on penalties)

Russian Federation 1-1 Spain (4-3 on penalties) It didn't quite have the thrill-a-minute feel of Saturday's round if 16, but there was drama aplenty as Russian Federation and Spain battled it out in the capital. Kasper Schmeichel - roared on by watching father Peter in the stands - had denied Luka Modric from the spot deep into extra-time (116) after Mathias Jorgensen had lunged in on Ante Rebic with the game tied at 1-1. [Full Article...]

Champs Germany out of World Cup Sweden defeat Mexico 3-0

Champs Germany out of World Cup Sweden defeat Mexico 3-0 People bought Germany flags, coffins, and held a procession with music to commemorate a team that utterly embarrassed them FOUR YEARS AGO. "In the end, it was not enough. Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman Steffen Seibert took the stiff-upper-lip approach, tweeting after the loss "Not our World Cup - that is sad!" Mexico conceded an own goal by Edson Alvarez in the 74th minute of the g... [Full Article...]

LeBron James agrees to 4-year, $154 million contract with Lakers

LeBron James agrees to 4-year, $154 million contract with Lakers But this one? This one is ... odd. LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers stands on the court during their game against the Sacramento Kings at Sleep Train Arena on March 9, 2016 in Sacramento, California. and wants to play next to James. This is the third time in eight years James has changed teams. Moving to L.A. will also help James expand his business interests and allow his c... [Full Article...]

Chris Paul inks deal with Rockets, DeAndre Jordan 'verbally' commits to Mavericks

Chris Paul inks deal with Rockets, DeAndre Jordan 'verbally' commits to Mavericks Jordan is both close friends with Kevin Durant, and a former client of Bob Myers, according to Marc Stein of ESPN . Nowitzki could be entering his final National Basketball Association season. Clippers coach Doc Rivers, then-teammates Chris Paul and Blake Griffin each traveled to the center's home, staying there until he re-signed with the Clippers. [Full Article...]

Lakers now with second-best odds to win the National Basketball Association title

Lakers now with second-best odds to win the National Basketball Association title James' agreement with the Lakers was announced through a simple press release sent by his agent, Rich Paul, which says James, a 14-time All-Star, three-time Finals MVP, and two-time Olympic gold medalist, was joining the Lakers. If the Lakers strike out this summer, they are likely to try to make a splash in the summer of 2019. James had left Cleveland in 2010 for the Miami Heat , where he ... [Full Article...]

Trading draft rights, Kevin Love are options for Cavaliers | Jeff Schudel

Trading draft rights, Kevin Love are options for Cavaliers | Jeff Schudel He's confident, a proven scorer and he addresses a major need for the Cavs , who traded All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving to Boston a year ago and spent all season trying to replace him. "I'm not going to stop in free agency in terms of getting better", Altman said. It's quite a quandary for Cleveland, and James isn't helping the Cavs by keeping them in suspense. [Full Article...]

Lakers, 76ers believe landing Kawhi Leonard is key to signing LeBron James

Lakers, 76ers believe landing Kawhi Leonard is key to signing LeBron James Following all that news early in the day, Ramona Shelburne dropped this late at night. According to ESPN , the Lakers believe landing Leonard may be the key to getting James in free agency. 2 pick in the 2016 draft and the Lakers' most promising young player, plus a combination of future first-round picks and other young talent, such as Lonzo Ball , the second overall pick a year ago, Kyle Kuz... [Full Article...]

Low: We ‘deserved’ to go out

Low: We ‘deserved’ to go out Former South Korea forward Ahn Jung-hwan, who scored the goal that knocked Italy out of the last 16 in 2002, said the result showed the unpredictability of the game. "It was very hard and we told the players if we had a good result all of that would be forgotten, that we'd have a chance to explain ourselves". "We have a one per cent chance, a slim hope and we will try to find the opportu... [Full Article...]

Diego Maradona watches as Argentina crash out of the World Cup

Diego Maradona watches as Argentina crash out of the World Cup Edinson Cavani was optimistic over a calf injury after scoring twice against Portugal to send Uruguay into the World Cup quarter-finals. "I am sure that Portugal will continue to be one of the best teams in the world". Many praised Ronaldo for an apparent act of sportsmanship. "He is their leader, their captain". Portugal will take part in the inaugural UEFA Nations League later t... [Full Article...]

Germany leaves Russian Federation after crashing out of the World Cup

Germany leaves Russian Federation after crashing out of the World Cup Germany have yet to confirm whether Joachim Low - who has a contract to 2022 - will continue as coach. Team manager Dan Palami said South Korea's massive upset over erstwhile World Cup champion Germany proves that anything can happen in football. [Full Article...]

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo can't be stopped by one player - Uruguay coach

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo can't be stopped by one player - Uruguay coach In midfield, they have one who plays for Juventus and one for Inter. "Everybody knows that any team in the world depends on its players, and of course we have one of the best in the world, but you can ask the Uruguay coach the same question about [Luis] Suarez, [Edinson] Cavani - you have great players in every team". [Full Article...]

The World Cup Competition is Getting Tough

The World Cup Competition is Getting Tough Finally, former German global Dietmar Hamann believes Germany didn't deserve to get through the group stages. Mexico fans were particularly delighted after South Korea's last-gasp win allowed them to qualify for the last 16 behind Group F winners Sweden - while Germany finished rock bottom. [Full Article...]

5 reasons Luka Doncic was a good pick

5 reasons Luka Doncic was a good pick His father, Sasa Doncic, played professionally for 15 years. Doncic figures to shape the future of the Mavericks in some form with Dallas coming off consecutive losing seasons for the first time since the second of Nowitzki's two hard years at the start of his career. [Full Article...]


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