England must be more clinical against Panama

However, defender Kyle Walker insisted on Friday that the Central American side are the ones who should be anxious, saying: "We know they're a physical team". Gomez screened the back four well against Belgium, which would be no easy task for any pl... More..

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Taking Down LeBron As A Laker Would Be Huge For The Warriors
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Taking Down LeBron As A Laker Would Be Huge For The Warriors

Wagner worked out twice for the Lakers and general manager Rob Pelinka , a fellow MI man. It's safe to say that as many as six of the nine athletes - Wilson, LeVert, Stauskas, Hardaway, Burke and Morris -...More..

Mo Salah ‘honoured’ with gift of citizenship from Chechen leader
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Mo Salah ‘honoured’ with gift of citizenship from Chechen leader

And while The Pharaohs' World Cup is now over, Salah has no intention to walk away before the last match against Saudi Arabia . In an interview with the BBC this week, he denied human rights abuses and lau...More..

Five takes from 2018 NBA Draft
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Five takes from 2018 NBA Draft

The 2018 NBA Draft has a chance for a lot of chaos, but the Suns made sure to keep it simple at the very top. The Mavericks also gave up a future first-round pick to draft Doncic, who only arrived in NY...More..

by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

FIFA World Cup Brazil not risking Neymar 3 hours ago

He has now taken to his Instagram page, to clear up speculations. "The cry is joy, overcoming". Things have never been easy in my life, it would not be now, right! Brazil fans believe their World Cup ho...More..

by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Mercedes confirms engine upgrade

Privately, it is understood that Mercedes are confident their latest-specification power unit will be ready for Formula One's first return to France since 2008, but a failure to provide Hamilton with a new en...More..

Tunisia bring in Khaoui to attack unchanged Belgium
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Tunisia bring in Khaoui to attack unchanged Belgium

Get highlights of Belgium vs Tunisia , FIFA World Cup 2018, Group G game here. An inch-perfect Kevin de Bruyne pass sent Hazard clear for his second six minutes after the restart, the midfielder showing ...More..

Does Dwight Howard make sense for the Warriors in free agency?
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Does Dwight Howard make sense for the Warriors in free agency?

The Dwight Howard era in Brooklyn may very well be over before it even had a chance to officially get started. There's no doubt that the three-time Defensive Player of the Year would become one of the bes...More..

Morocco out of FIFA World Cup after 1-0 defeat to Portugal
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Morocco out of FIFA World Cup after 1-0 defeat to Portugal

Contrast that with rival Cristiano Ronaldo, who had a hat trick in his first game and needed only four minutes against Morocco to score his fourth to now become Europe's leading worldwide scorer. Hookit followe...More..

Terrell Owens blazes trails running 40-yard dash in swift manner
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Terrell Owens blazes trails running 40-yard dash in swift manner

However, he could have an option to turn to in the CFL . Terrell Owens may be headed to the Pro Football Hall of Fame (whether or not he attends his induction ceremony), but he's still not ready to hang up h...More..

Pool Line-Ups Revealed For 2018/19 European Cup Competitions
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Pool Line-Ups Revealed For 2018/19 European Cup Competitions

Dai Young admits that Wasps have landed "a very hard draw" in next season's Heineken Champions Cup. 2018-19 Heineken Champions Cup draw: Pool 1 - Leinster , Wasps, Toulouse , Bath; Pool 2 - Castre...More..

Nigeria's Thrilling Victory Over Iceland In Photos
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Nigeria's Thrilling Victory Over Iceland In Photos

The Super Eagles were on the front foot early on but they could not create clear-cut chances, while Gylfi Sigurdsson forced Francis Uzoho into two saves in the opening five minutes. "This is a must-win game...More..

Nigeria stun Iceland to lift Argentina World Cup last 16 hopes
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Nigeria stun Iceland to lift Argentina World Cup last 16 hopes

Goal differential is the first group stage tiebreaker, and at this point Iceland has given up two more goals than it has scored, while Argentina is facing a three-goal deficit. Iceland is dreaming of the k...More..

Twitter reacts as Brazil steal a win vs Costa Rica
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Twitter reacts as Brazil steal a win vs Costa Rica

Los Ticos defended well throughout but couldn't get much of an attack going. Brazil's team (back row, L to R) Brazil's midfielder Paulinho , Brazil's defender Thiago Silva, Brazil's defender Danilo...More..

Look for Iceland to come up big playing for World Cup shocker
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Look for Iceland to come up big playing for World Cup shocker

A second-half brace from Leicester City forward Ahmed Musa earned the Super Eagles their first points of the competition and earned the 23-man squad a whopping $345,000. Iceland will expect to be without t...More..

Serbia vs Switzerland: Battling Swiss unchanged for Serbia showdown
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Serbia vs Switzerland: Battling Swiss unchanged for Serbia showdown

A last-minute Xherdan Shaqiri breakaway goal handed Switzerland victory Friday as they came from behind to defeat Serbia 2-1 in Kaliningrad . However, the 32-year-old cautioned that the Serbs would tak...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

LaVar Ball Reveals Next Step For LiAngelo Ball After Son Goes Undrafted

Ball could theoretically play for another summer league team, although that's considered unlikely at this point. If LiAngelo doesn't make a summer league team, it will probably be back overseas for the Ball...More..

Will Collin Sexton’s Pitch To LeBron James Make Him Stay With Cavs?
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Will Collin Sexton’s Pitch To LeBron James Make Him Stay With Cavs?

That, of course, is because LeBron James will more than likely become an unrestricted free agent. In fairness, no one available at No. 8 would've dazzled James and sent him scrambling to commit long term in...More..

Lakers draft Moritz Wagner with No. 25 pick
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Lakers draft Moritz Wagner with No. 25 pick

It also gives UM a player in the first round for the third straight year and in five out of the last six. Wagner averaged 14.6 points per game with 7.1 rebounds and 1.0 steals, and significantly, converted 39...More..

Gernot Rohr claims Super Eagles players are still growing
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Gernot Rohr claims Super Eagles players are still growing

Ahmed Musa gave Nigeria its first win at this year's World Cup , and gave Argentina a gift. Saraki who was flanked by the Super Eagles Coach and their trainer, told the boys that his visit was to further ...More..

Mickelson apologizes 4 days after hitting moving ball
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Mickelson apologizes 4 days after hitting moving ball

It's my understanding of the rules. With his missed bogey putt appearing to head off the green, Mickelson hit it back towards the hole before eventually needing eight strokes to complete the par-four 13th. "B...More..

Brazil beats Costa Rica in tense encounter
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Brazil beats Costa Rica in tense encounter

The second game of the evening is one that the Argentines will be watching with special interest - as Iceland face Nigeria in the fourth game of Group D at the Volgograd Arena, with Lionel Messi's team ha...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

There is no pressure on Rohr to perform or quit, says NFF

NFF First Vice President, Seyi Akinwunmi, told journalists yesterday that Rohr has met part of his mandate, which is to build a young virile team, adding that the federation will continue to support his efforts...More..

Bucks' Sterling Brown sues Milwaukee over stun-gun arrest
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Bucks' Sterling Brown sues Milwaukee over stun-gun arrest

An officer yells: "Taser!" Troubling footage of the arrest surfaced in May , and Brown is in the process of suing the Milwaukee Police Department . Six officers surrounded Brown, and two officers peering ...More..

Spurs Listening To Kawhi Leonard Trade Offers
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Spurs Listening To Kawhi Leonard Trade Offers

For weeks, Popovich has been working to set up a meeting with Leonard to discuss the issues that have fractured the franchise's relationship with the All-NBA forward and caused him to make public his desire to ...More..

Oliseh: Nigerians Should Fully Support Super Eagles Against Iceland
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Oliseh: Nigerians Should Fully Support Super Eagles Against Iceland

Former Super Eagles captain and head coach Sunday Oliseh has canvassed for total support for the team ahead of today's (Friday) crucial Group D clash against Iceland at the Russian Federation 2018 FIFA World...More..

Charles Krauthammer, longtime conservative columnist and Fox News personality, dead at 68
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Charles Krauthammer, longtime conservative columnist and Fox News personality, dead at 68

Krauthammer wrote that he had been recovering from surgery a year ago to remove a cancerous tumor in his abdomen, and while he has been "gradually making my way back to health", recent tests showed that cancer ...More..

Carlos Sanchez Receives Death Threats After Red Card at 2018 World Cup
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Carlos Sanchez Receives Death Threats After Red Card at 2018 World Cup

An Argentine TV channel showed Senegalese fans to fanning out on the stands and picking up trash and putting it in a pile following their win at the Spartak stadium in Moscow . For the Japanese fans, the act...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

No attacks on Neymar, pledges Costa Rica boss Ramirez

Neymar then set alarm bells ringing when he hobbled out of training on Tuesday. The 26-year-old's last World Cup ended prematurely after he took a knee in the back and fractured a vertebra in the quarter-fin...More..

Battling Murray beaten by Kyrgios on return from injury
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Battling Murray beaten by Kyrgios on return from injury

Up 3-1 in the (third-set) breaker serving. He was clearly tired at the end and there was even the suggestion of a limp but Murray said that was only to be expected after such a long layoff. "I feel good. I pl...More..

Michael Porter Jr. 'feeling great' after evaluations
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Michael Porter Jr. 'feeling great' after evaluations

Alive, well and moving would seem to be the absolute basic prerequisites for a team to be satisfied about when preparing to use a lottery pick on someone, but Porter Jr. "I'm feeling good. I think the teams are...More..

Everyone is poking fun at Gareth Southgate after confirmation of unexpected injury
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Everyone is poking fun at Gareth Southgate after confirmation of unexpected injury

I remember Vinnie was injured in my first season, and this season obviously, but he got some clips that he wanted to help me out with. "We're going to cause them as many threats as we can using our own style ...More..

Hawks select Doncic, trade him to Dallas for Young
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Hawks select Doncic, trade him to Dallas for Young

The last time the Mavericks were coming off at least two straight losing seasons, as they are now, they traded down for Nowitzki, who was drafted ninth by Milwaukee in 1998. He recently had surgery on a torn li...More..

SBS takes extra games from World Cup partner Optus after further problems
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

SBS takes extra games from World Cup partner Optus after further problems

An Australian public broadcaster has stepped in to air all of the Russia World Cup soccer matches on Tuesday and Wednesday, making a great save for Aussie football fans. Many Optus Sport subscribers compl...More..

Polite Japan Fans Clean Stadium After World Cup Win
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Polite Japan Fans Clean Stadium After World Cup Win

Japan's somewhat surprising win over Colombian was followed by their fans carrying out cleaning duties with plastic bin bags they had brought into the stadium in similarly heart-warming scenes. Despite having ...More..

Costa strikes as Spain survive Iran scare
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Costa strikes as Spain survive Iran scare

Costa cut an isolated and frustrated figure, with 12 first-half touches. Iran set a record of 1,121 minutes without conceding a goal in qualifying and only after the break did Spain begin to find holes in...More..

Stokes, Woakes to miss Aussie ODIs
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Stokes, Woakes to miss Aussie ODIs

That remains a possibility as the Durham star will travel with the squad selected for those three matches and the preceding one-off Twenty20 fixture against Australia, which will follow the ongoing one-day worl...More..

Phil Mickelson finally apologizes for U.S. Open meltdown
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Phil Mickelson finally apologizes for U.S. Open meltdown

Spieth did acknowledge, though, he did not play his best golf during the U.S. Open. After reflecting on the controversial moment, Mickelson issued an apology on Wednesday, and said he was embarrassed by his...More..

President Trump talks Kim Jong-un meeting at Minnesota rally
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

President Trump talks Kim Jong-un meeting at Minnesota rally

He started the program with an acknowledgement of Minnesota's Republican candidates for U.S. House and Senate and ceded several minutes of podium time to 8th Congressional District candidate Pete Stauber , who...More..

After electric year, Oklahoma's Young awaits the draft's call
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

After electric year, Oklahoma's Young awaits the draft's call

Get unlimited access to everything crimson and cream. . He also had the smallest wingspan (6-3) of players at the combine and could stand to get stronger to handle physical pro defenders. His deep range and gre...More..

Red Bull confirms engine switch for 2019
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Red Bull confirms engine switch for 2019

Red Bull have used Cosworth, Ferrari and Renault engines in the past without ever having a major manufacturer focused exclusively on their two teams. Officially, the engine manufacturers were supposed to a...More..

Ahmad Shahzad fails doping test
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Ahmad Shahzad fails doping test

The player will be given a chance to explain his side of the story and also has the option of giving a second sample for testing if he believes the first one resulted in an erroneous result. Leading Pakistani j...More..

Rockets fans troll Ayesha Curry's new restaurant on Yelp
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Rockets fans troll Ayesha Curry's new restaurant on Yelp

Rockets fans might consider having a slice of humble pie with Ayesha's ribs when the spot opens. "And this has got to be the dumbest name for a restaurant maybe ever". The only problem is the location because...More..

We will not let France bully us -Peru coach
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

We will not let France bully us -Peru coach

Giroud had a positive impact coming off the bench in France's 2-1 win over Australia in their Group C opener and physicality will also be useful up front against the Peruvians. We know how to handle ourselves...More..

Nabil Fekir refutes knee injury claims and discusses future Liverpool hopes
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Nabil Fekir refutes knee injury claims and discusses future Liverpool hopes

As a result of the uncertainty, Liverpool are considering other options, but again, we don't believe our interest in Fekir is over at the present time. It is clear that manager Jurgen Klopp wants the Franc...More..

England's Dele Alli a doubt vs Panama after suffering thigh strain
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

England's Dele Alli a doubt vs Panama after suffering thigh strain

Against Tunisia , Alli appeared to play with a limp for much of the match. Sport understands England want to look at Rashford up front alongside Harry Kane, and Loftus-Cheek in midfield with Jesse Lingard...More..

Milinkovic-Savic can play for any team in Europe, says Crespo
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Milinkovic-Savic can play for any team in Europe, says Crespo

Tadic, who plays in the Premier League for Southampton , has now revealed the advice he has given to Milinkovic-Savic as transfer speculation rumbles on. "I told him so many times Juventus would be the ideal...More..

Australia's attack must improve for Denmark clash: Aaron Mooy
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Australia's attack must improve for Denmark clash: Aaron Mooy

Pointing to the 193cm forward Yussuf Poulsen , who scored the victor in Denmark's first game against Peru , Tomasson said "look at this guy, he's also an animal, we are strong, we are strong as well". Denma...More..

CBF Questions FIFA on Use of VAR in 2018 World Cup
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

CBF Questions FIFA on Use of VAR in 2018 World Cup

Strict warnings that grappling at set-pieces would be punished were also issued, though there has already been clear inconsistencies in this between games - with penalties awarded in some matches, and in othe...More..

Croatia don't need to fear Argentina because we're
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Croatia don't need to fear Argentina because we're "singularly" better - Mateo Kovacic

Messi will be lining up against Barcelona team mate Ivan Rakitic and Real Madrid rivals Mateo Kovacic and Luka Modric, when Argentina play Croatia tomorrow. In the Champions League final, I played aga...More..