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Russian Federation 2018: Nigeria release Super Eagles list against Iceland

Nigeria , under pressure to beat Iceland after losing their World Cup opener 2-0 to Croatia, dropped strikers Odion Ighalo and Alex Iwobi to the bench alo...


Leaked England line-up photo appears to show Sterling is out

Kyle Walker said Holland apologised to the players on Friday for revealing the list. The revelation was the first indication the squad had that Raheem Sterl...


Gareth Southgate rebukes media after team-sheet leak gaffe

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"....


FPJ's dream XI predictions for Serbia and Switzerland; Live Blog

Both Xhaka and Shaqiri performed matching celebrations following their goals , interlocking their fingers in a gesture celebrating Albania. Xhaka struck the ...


Chelsea set to sign Juventus defender for £31 million

And the 27-year-old defender, Koulibaly, believes that Chelsea will be able to enjoy some excellent football under Sarri who made Napoli one of the most att...


Phillies fan injured after being shot by Phillie Phanatic’s hot dog cannon

Using his customary launcher, the Phanatic sent a hot dog to fans behind home plate, where Kathy McVay was sitting. My glasses flew. It just came out of nowhere...


'Maradona is light years behind Messi' - Sergio Ramos

It's one of his biggest desires. " It's not true. If you saw him, like we've seen him suffer and cry! ". Neymar has turned up in Russian Federation with the...


We will not let France bully us -Peru coach

This combination photo created on June 19, 2018 shows France's forward Antoine Griezmann in Nice on June 1, 2018 (L) and Peru's forward Paolo Guerrero i...


Senegal and Japan fans tidy up after their World Cup matches

That's what the BBC is reporting about fans of "Samurai Blue", the Japanese national soccer team that beat Colombia's players 2-1 Tuesday in Russian Federatio...


Kremlin Says U.S. National Security Adviser Bolton Heading To Moscow

The 82-year-old Blatter is serving a six-year ban from official football duties for financial misconduct during this 17-year rule. Blatter, who has repeatedly...


Tough start for Emery as Arsenal opens EPL against Man City

United will have to travel to the Etihad to take on champions Man City, St Mary's to take on Southampton and Anfield to face Liverpool after clashes in the ...


Japan Defeats Colombia 2-1 in World Cup

Not only was Osako instrumental in both goals , he sprawled to block a close-range shot by Colombia midfielder James Rodriguez in the waning minutes. Colom...


Roberto Carlos backs Willian to be World Cup hero for Brazil

Petersburg, while Switzerland faces Serbia in Kaliningrad on the same day. The Europeans are ranked sixth in the world, per Federation Internationale de Foo...


Jose Mourinho's Socceroos praise after France loss

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...


Germany can still win World Cup, insists Timo Werner

Mexico has a lot to be proud of when it comes to its soccer team now playing in the 2018 World Cup . Wearing sombreros and ponchos, Mexican fans cheered for...


Egyptians 'Proud' Despite World Cup Loss to Uruguay

After the game, Egypt coach Hector Cuper said: "Mo Salah is an extremely important player for us, nobody can deny that, but you need to have a good team, and ...


Modi hopes historic #INDvAFG match will boost ties with Afghanistan

It was a dream 17 years in the making, after Afghanistan's initiation as an International Cricket Council affiliate member back in. Rahane was also full o...


Kings reportedly team to watch in Kawhi Leonard sweepstakes

Leonard, who turns 27 later this month, has been the subject of trade speculation for months after last season produced extensive tension between him and the te...


Messi misses penalty, Iceland holds Argentina to 1-1 draw

This was the start of a stretch of three straight World Cup matches with a goal for Messi that was continued in a 1-0 victory over Iran in which he scored t...


Technology saved France against Australia

France's forward Kylian Mbappe reacts during their Russian Federation 2018 World Cup Group C match against Australia at the Kazan Arena in Kazan on June ...


Antoine Griezmann set to decide Atletico Madrid future in 'The Decision' stunt

The French worldwide has always been linked with a move away from Atletico, with the likes of Barcelona and Manchester United reportedly interested in his s...


Super Eagles Match Dates, Venues

Nigeria's national team continues to slay at the 2018 Fifa World Cup in Russian Federation as they've just win the award for the best fashion team. German coach...


Vladimir Putin says football unites planet as World Cup begins in Russian Federation

Russian Federation has struggled in friendly competition ahead of the tournament, and is the lowest ranked squad participating in the 2018 World Cup , pegged a...


Ronaldo reveals player that will beat him, Messi to Ballon d'Or prize

The year prior to that comment, he voted for Messi to win the Ballon d'Or over Ronaldo. At the moment there is no offer for Ronaldo and Madrid are not looking...


Warriors' Durant hints at retirement -- when he's 35

After Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith committed an all-time blunder at the end of regulation of Game 1 of the 2018 NBA Finals , LeBron James was lef...


Thrilling fightback gives Halep first Grand Slam title

Where to watch Simona Halep v/s Sloane Stephens French Open Women's singles final live on TV? "I will try my best", Halep told the crowd at Court Phi...


Justify becomes 13th Triple Crown victor

Trainer Bob Baffert had to prepare his charge to run a significantly longer race just three weeks after his victory in Baltimore at the Preakness . The Be...


Rashford stars as England beat Costa Rica in warm-up

Trent Alexander-Arnold made his senior England debut as Gareth Southgate's side beat Costa Rica 2-0 in their final outing before the World Cup . "We have...


Durant Says he Will Re-Sign with Warriors

The Cavaliers , who were powered by a 33-point performance from LeBron James , will now try to become the first National Basketball Association team to come...


Fekir to join Liverpool from Lyon

If reports from the Mirror are to be believed, Liverpool are hoping that the French club would agree to sell Fekir for a fee of around £50 million. But Aula...


Muguruza condemns Sharapova to worst slam loss in six years

A dominant win over Karolina Pliskova in the third round had people seeing the Maria Sharapova of old, but she didn't look anything like that Wednesday agains...


Manchester United Complete Signing of Fred from Shakhtar Donetsk

Footage of Fred's performance at Old Trafford have now emerged on YouTube and they show what kind of player Mourinho has signed. In about eight days, United...


NBA Finals Game 2 memes target the refs, and JR Smith, too

Lost in the Smith debacle and Curry's shooting is the fact that Cleveland actually won half of the eight regulation quarters that have been played so far in G...


NBA finals 2018: Andre Iguodala to play Game 3

The victory has the Warriors up 3-0 in the series , a deficit no team has ever come back from in the NBA Finals . "Some of those shots, I don't think anyb...


Ariya averts disaster to win U.S. Women's Open in playoff

She needed to feel deeply in her heart and in her head what she wanted out of this game. "I didn't hit my tee shots very well, but it was a fun day". "She rol...