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by | June 22, 2018 | 20:12

It's an important match in Group D as the result will have repercussion on the chances of pre-tournament title favourites Argentina. Against England in their World Cup warm-up friendly, they looked lost for most of the game, and they never really got going against Croatia, either.

by | June 22, 2018 | 19:05

One video showed hordes of fans in blue jerseys throwing trash into garbage bags . Netizens were awed by the gesture of discipline. The world cup has a lot of economic benefits for Russian Federation but it also has a lot of environmental detriments due to the amount of waste deposited by millions of visitors to Russian Federation.

by | June 22, 2018 | 18:58

The Three Lions boss took a tumble while running near England's World Cup camp in Repino on Wednesday's recovery day and was treated in a nearby hospital. The England midfielder said Emily Webb, England senior team operations coordinator and PA to Southgate, is ready to get him back as quickly as possible - and with the blessing of the England manager.

by | June 22, 2018 | 10:17

England have registered their biggest ever win in ODIs in terms of runs in the third ODI against Australia at Trent Bridge, Nottingham . Australia would fail in pursuit, all out for 239. The previous best by an English batsman in an ODI was Jos Buttler's 22-ball 50. The previous highest-ever ODI of England was 444, scored against Pakistan at Trent Bridge back in 2016.

by | June 22, 2018 | 08:45

The Chelsea board are more interested in exploring younger attacking options like Anthony Martial of Manchester United and Christian Pulisic of Borussia Dortmund. Conte was known to be disappointed with the business that the club did last summer, leading to a rise in tensions between himself and the club's hierarchy.

by | June 21, 2018 | 22:47

The Brazilian Football Confederation confirmed via its official Twitter feed that Neymar had pain in his ankle due to the numerous fouls he had suffered during Sunday's match. Neymar scored in both of the practice matches before he made his first competitive appearance since February after coming back from an injury. "The problem is that Neymar forgot to play as a team and kept the ball".

by | June 21, 2018 | 20:57

Peru has yet to win a point but has won numerous hearts in Russian Federation, thanks to their industrious style of play and the passion of their supporters, a remarkable 15,000 of whom made the journey to roar on their team in Yekaterinburg.

by | June 21, 2018 | 20:28

Photos posted online showed McVay with bruises under her right eye and on her nose following the Phanatic's error. Using his customary launcher, the Phanatic sent a hot dog to fans behind home plate, where Kathy McVay was sitting. Despite the situation, McVay has had a good attitude about the series of unfortunate events, and does not plan to take legal action against the franchise.

by | June 21, 2018 | 19:50

Spain coach Fernando Hierro has warned his players to take nothing for granted despite a 1-0 win over Iran which puts them on the brink of qualifying for the World Cup knockout stages. "We only have one thing in mind". Another alternative to watch Iran vs Spain is to try out the FuboTV 7-day free trial . It was boring, ugly tedious 90 minutes, but Spain eventually emerged winners through a deflected Diego Costa goal.

by | June 21, 2018 | 19:47

No African side has ever reached the World Cup semi-finals, and the continent has produced only three quarter-finalists. Senegal's coach, Aliou Cisse , who captained his side in 2002 to a stunning quarter-final finish, has said he is optimistic of Africa's chances at winning the ultimate prize, despite the dismal start to this year's tournament in Russian Federation.

by | June 21, 2018 | 19:34

Appealing to his CBS and Sky One audience - and those watching on YouTube of course - the players each speak to the camera, ranging from Jess Lingard listing USA states to an enthusiastic American accent by Jamie Vardy. The lads will have gone in the dressing room buzzing and he needs to sit them down and watch it. "It also helps if the players around him can help as well".

by | June 21, 2018 | 18:48

But if he does fail again in Russian Federation, there will be sympathy from fellow professionals who feel team mates and chaotic national authorities let him down, while fickle fans forget he is still Argentina's top scorer. Messi is a fantastic player. Considered by many as the greatest player in history, Messi has achieved everything possible at Barcelona but only has an Olympic medal for his efforts with his country.

by | June 20, 2018 | 21:55

After both teams did their country proud by winning their opening World Cup group games, the fans were filmed cleaning up after the separate victories. It is a habit drilled into citizens from a young age, with students expected to clean their school classrooms and hallways. However they weren't the only side to clean up after themselves, as Japan fans also stayed behind following their 2-1 victory over Colombia.

by | June 20, 2018 | 21:44

Uruguay , semi-finalists eight years ago in South Africa, have now reached the knockout stage for the third straight time , while Saudi Arabia will try again in their search for a first World Cup win since 1994 in their final game against Mohamed Salah's Egypt .

by | June 20, 2018 | 21:31

I've had multiple times where I've wanted to do that. "I'd still be out there potentially". "I think it's just one of them moments when you're not thinking about it, it just happens and he did it", said the burly Englishman, whose nickname is "beef".

by | June 20, 2018 | 20:39

The Hornets will receive the Nets' second-round pick (No. 45) in Thursday's National Basketball Association draft and a 2021 second-round pick, league sources said. This is a reunion of sorts for Mozgov. The center only played in 31 games for the Nets last season, averaging 4.2 points per game. Mozgov has two years left on his contract at $16m per season.

by | June 20, 2018 | 20:37

Kalinic secured a big-money move to AC Milan from Fiorentina last summer, but the 30-year-old scored just six times. "During the Nigeria match, Kalinic was warming-up and should have come in the second half". The matter came to light Monday after the player was found missing from the training session Sunday. Kalinic can not be replaced so Croatia will continue in the tournament with a 22-man squad.

by | June 20, 2018 | 20:37

First, a neat Cheryshev finish - his third goal of the tournament - came after a clever pass from Mario Fernandes , before Dzyuba turned scorer himself. It would take a mighty Saudi Arabia upset and a huge swing in goal difference to stop them advancing, and their involvement at least until the end of June lends the tournament a boost in terms of local interest.

by | June 20, 2018 | 20:18

The 82-year-old former FIFA president is banned from official football duty until October 2021 for financial misconduct during this 17-year rule. "I'm here to enjoy the World Cup ", he told reporters, smiling. No charges have yet been brought and Blatter has repeatedly denied any wrongdoing. "I take the program they are offering to me, and I am happy to be here", he said.

by | June 20, 2018 | 19:38

Though the Spurs reportedly wouldn't be motivated to trade Leonard to the Lakers , Leonard's demands and intentions may make it hard for the Spurs. According to Wojnarowski and Shelburne, Leonard has not wanted to mend fences with Popovich and the Spurs at all.

by | June 20, 2018 | 19:31

Xherdan Shaqiri will be one of the three behind Seferovic. A key to Coutinho's good performances with Brazil has been Barcelona teammate Paulinho , the defensive midfielder who has been responsible for giving the playmaker more freedom to help Neymar and the other forwards.

by | June 20, 2018 | 19:25

All four points that Portugal have collected are a result of a game plan which is based around Ronaldo . They had to defend that solitary goal for over 90 minutes in a game filled with adrenaline and never lacking in emotions. "You have to put in 200 per cent in every game and even if you do, that won't guarantee you'll win", said Isco. Tuesday's other Group H clash saw Japan come out surprise winners against 10-man Colombia after midfielder Carlos Sanchez received the tournament's ...

by | June 20, 2018 | 18:59

Los Angeles' odds opened at 20-1. The Lakers have the ability to sign two max contracts already, and if they traded Luol Deng and Josh Hart for Leonard , they could STILL sign two max players. Relations between the player and team staff are said to be strained after he endured an injury-hit season in 2017/18. Leonard reportedly told San Antonio last week that he wants a trade and prefers to land in Los Angeles with the Lakers.

by | June 19, 2018 | 08:28

Mickelson incurred a two-shot penalty after deliberately stopping his ball from rolling off the 13th green. In that situation, I would gladly take the two shots'. The incident will always dog the colourful and often controversial Californian - he later told critics to "toughen up" - but Mickelson's mad-cap moment was just the start on a insane day at Shinnecock Hills .

by | June 19, 2018 | 08:17

Telemundo broadcaster Andres Cantor took that to a whole new level on Sunday, turning the single syllable word into 11 seconds of unending joy, multiple times over. By beating Germany , Mexico put itself in position to possible play Serbia , Switzerland or Costa Rica in the second round and avoid a matchup with Brazil .

by | June 19, 2018 | 06:20

With this win, Sweden won their first game at World Cup since 1958 after a hiatus of 12 years. Although not the most attractive of the World Cup games so far, there was a terrific atmosphere in the 42,300-strong crowd at the blue-and-white Nizhny Novgorod stadium next to a cathedral at the confluence of the Volga and Oka rivers.

by | June 19, 2018 | 06:10

Hours later, an equally important image. Morocco , who are playing in their first World Cup since 1998, were given a tough group after being drawn to play Iran , 2016 European champions Portugal and 2010 World Cup winners Spain .

by | June 19, 2018 | 05:38

It's Toyota's first win at Le Mans, having suffered heart-breaking reliability issues in the past. Despite having two stop-go penalties during the race, the #8 managed to finish the day-long run two laps ahead of its sister auto and 12 laps ahead of the third place, which belonged to the #3 Rebellion racer.

by | June 19, 2018 | 05:28

While he may lose out slightly if he leaves San Antonio , he would make far more in marketing in Los Angeles and could form the best super team in National Basketball Association history. David Griffin , the former general manager of the Cleveland Cavaliers who won a championship in 2016, recently shared his thoughts on the Kawhi Leonard situation while on SiriusXM NBA Radio.

by | June 19, 2018 | 04:36

The game-winning goal understandably sent England fans into an absolute frenzy. The 47-year-old believed England deserved their victory and said he would have been proud of the performance even if they had not found a late victor. But England struggled to finish it off. "We kept going. We spoke a lot about togetherness and we've got a great bond together", Kane said. "At the end the pressure built and built".

by | June 19, 2018 | 02:48

Argentina picked up a 6-0 win over Serbia and Montenegro and Messi put in the contest's final goal in the 88th minute. The result left the European side top of the group ahead of Iceland and Argentina , whom they face in Nizhny Novgorod on Thursday.

by | June 19, 2018 | 01:18

File: Sweden's Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Euro 2016 Group G qualifying football match between Liechtenstein and Sweden at the Rheinpark stadium in Vaduz on October 9, 2015. "It was very emotional", he said. He was part of Belgium's coaching staff at three World Cups , including 1986, when they finished fourth. It's hard to overcome that.

by | June 18, 2018 | 12:17

Rahmat lobbed Ishant to mid-wicket, and at 24 for 4 it seemed Afghanistan wouldn't outdo their first-innings effort of 27.5 overs. It is good that we've finished the match early and will have a few days off to get fresh before we go to Ireland .

by | June 18, 2018 | 11:47

Uruguayan referee Andres Cunha initially waved away Griezmann's protests and play went on. until VAR took center stage. However, a moment of madness from French defender Samuel Umtiti , who handled Aaron Mooy's free-kick, enabled Australia to equalise through Mile Jedinak's penalty in Kazan .

by | June 18, 2018 | 10:55

The 25-year-old went to Valencia, Spain, for treatment since the injury and Egyptian manager Hector Cuper has said that he has '100%' confidence that his talisman will be fit for his side's opening game in Yekaterinburg. I know Salah very well, he's not fearful. "We're trying to make him feel confident". "If he does decide to play he will have full guarantee (about his condition) and I am sure that he will be fine".