Croatia's Kalinic reportedly thrown out of World Cup squad

The Croatian Football Federation (HNS) said that Dalic had taken the decision after consultation with his coaching team. Information from Reuters and The Associated Press was used in this report . Dalic has opted to play Juventus's Mario Mandzukic... More..

by | Published more than a month ago
Gary Lineker's F-word reaction to Harry Kane's England victor
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Gary Lineker's F-word reaction to Harry Kane's England victor

Tunisia are making quite the surge in the world rankings, however I think this is one of the easier picks in the opening round of matches . But Kane ensured that England got their Russian Federation 2018 ...More..

Officials in damage control after tough day at US Open
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Officials in damage control after tough day at US Open

With six runners-up placings on his CV, the US Open clearly owed him one and although he began 10 behind halfway leader Dustin Johnson, hopes were high of a Mickelson charge. Open. But if in that moment, you ...More..

Granqvist penalty earns Sweden win over South Korea
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Granqvist penalty earns Sweden win over South Korea

There was a short delay for Kim Min-woo's foul on Viktor Claesson to be analysed on video and for the referee to point to the spot before Granqvist sent goalkeeper Cho Hyun-woo the wrong way. When asked if it...More..

Former Oregon LB Fotu Leiato Found Dead
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Former Oregon LB Fotu Leiato Found Dead

The driver, Pedro Chavarin Jr., age 22, reported to police that he was alone and not carrying any passengers. A woman walking by the area around 6.51am said she spotted a hand and brush over a person down a g...More..

Diego Maradona Issues Stern Warning To Argentina Coach Jorge Sampaoli
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Diego Maradona Issues Stern Warning To Argentina Coach Jorge Sampaoli

Lionel Messi called for calm and said there is no need for Argentina to go "crazy", despite failing to beat Iceland at the World Cup , partly thanks to his "painful" penalty miss. Croatia is to take on i...More..

Iran Have Won Their First World Cup Game In 20 Years
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Iran Have Won Their First World Cup Game In 20 Years

Their build-up had not been smooth. You have to go as far back as 1998 against United States of America for the last time they tasted victory in the World Cup finals. It was taken down for an unknown reas...More..

Roberto Carlos backs Willian to be World Cup hero for Brazil
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Roberto Carlos backs Willian to be World Cup hero for Brazil

He puts 29-year-old winger in the same bracket as Brazil team-mate Neymar , the world's most expensive player after his £200m move to Paris St-Germain last year. With that in mind, it is set to change hands ...More..

Watch fans cause mini natural disaster in Mexico City after game-winning goal
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Watch fans cause mini natural disaster in Mexico City after game-winning goal

Football fans in Mexico could have caused an " artificial earthquake " in celebrating their country's 1-0 FIFA World Cup win against Germany , according to Mexican seismic monitor SIMMSA. "We simply have t...More..

Lozano leads Mexico to upset victory over Germany
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Lozano leads Mexico to upset victory over Germany

Our live coverage lets you follow all the key moments as they happen. On the way to that latter title, Germany saw off Mexico , who have themselves grown under the tutelage of Juan Carlos Osorio , in char...More..

Morocco vs. Iran final score
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Morocco vs. Iran final score

Iran grabbed an undeserved win against Morocco in the Group D opening fixture of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation. Morocco largely dominated in the first half, although Iran proved risk...More..

Rashford in injury doubt ahead of England's opener vs Tunisia
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Rashford in injury doubt ahead of England's opener vs Tunisia

But that is changing. Difficulties in travelling to Russia and the violent clashes between English and Russian fans in Marseille at Euro 2016 have led to a sharp drop in the numbers travelling to watch Sout...More..

by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Phil Mickelson moving ball: Twitter goes wild US Open mistake

Mickelson has finished runner-up a record six times in the US Open , the last major he needs to complete the set of all four of golf's big titles. That was a 2-stroke penalty and Mickelson ended up with a 9 ...More..

Federer marks No.1 ranking with 98th title in Stuttgart
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Federer marks No.1 ranking with 98th title in Stuttgart

A double fault from the Canadian followed by a return victor from the Swiss set up three match points, with Federer needing only his first as Raonic netted a return. After first serve percentage languished at 4...More..

Sri Lanka deny ball-tampering accusations, continue to play Test ‘under protest’
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Sri Lanka deny ball-tampering accusations, continue to play Test ‘under protest’

Sri Lanka held up play for almost two hours having been penalised five penalty runs ahead of the third day of the second Test against the West Indies due to a ball-tampering row. The umpires suspected that the...More..

Poland 4-0 Lithuania: Lewandowski On Song Ahead of Russia
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Poland 4-0 Lithuania: Lewandowski On Song Ahead of Russia

IBTimes, India has compiled a list of players who are likely to play a key role in Poland's World Cup campaign in Russian Federation. Senegal were solid in qualifying and this side has many positive asp...More..

NBA Draft Attendees Reportedly Expected to Be Exclusively College Prospects
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

NBA Draft Attendees Reportedly Expected to Be Exclusively College Prospects

Before his college career began, Porter was largely considered the top prospect for the draft but that was before he lost almost his entire freshman season to injuries. It was canceled with multiple reports cit...More..

Egypt's Mo Salah to return to pitch against Russian Federation
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Egypt's Mo Salah to return to pitch against Russian Federation

Petersburg on Tuesday, and then takes on Saudi Arabia on June 25. The Uruguayan forward is regarded as one of Liverpool FC's greatest players of all time alongside the likes of Kenny Dalglish, Steven Gerrard,...More..

India's Captain Makes Heartwarming Gesture After Test Debut
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

India's Captain Makes Heartwarming Gesture After Test Debut

His first two wickets - Javed Ahmadi and Afsar Zazai - in the Afghanistan first innings were a fast bowler's delight. Yes, we are talking about Afghanistan , who were about to step into their first ever Test...More..

VAR controversy, Argentina held by Iceland and more
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

VAR controversy, Argentina held by Iceland and more

Sampaoli predicted a tough Group D encounter with tournament debutants Iceland at Moscow's Spartak stadium on Saturday but said his team were united and in good spirits. Seven of our pundits are going for...More..

Jose Mourinho criticises Paul Pogba and N'Golo Kante after France win
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Jose Mourinho criticises Paul Pogba and N'Golo Kante after France win

After consulting VAR , the Uruguayan official changed his mind. As Antoine Griezmann , Kylian Mbappe and Ousmane Dembele failed to have an impact in open play, Pogba, one of only four players with previ...More..

Their Journey Has Been Inspirational: Dinesh Karthik on Afghanistan Ahead One-Off Test
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Their Journey Has Been Inspirational: Dinesh Karthik on Afghanistan Ahead One-Off Test

Afghanistan are riding high on their 3-0 T20 series win over Bangladesh and the sizzling form of leg-spinners Rashid Khan and Mujeeb ur Rahman . Stanikzai has insisted that his team's spin department led ...More..

McIlroy rues another missed U.S. Open cut
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

McIlroy rues another missed U.S. Open cut

Tiger Woods would have settled for par on the opening hole in either round. Key stat: Players have made triple bogey or worse on all but six holes at Shinnecock Hills. His only bogey on Friday, at the first ...More..

Celtics' Kyrie Irving Says Contract Extension Doesn't Make Sense For Him
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Celtics' Kyrie Irving Says Contract Extension Doesn't Make Sense For Him

I am sure the Celtics would happily give Irving a contract better than Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conely; Conely is now in the third year of his five-year, $152 million contract. Irving did note that he has...More..

Egypt get Salah boost ahead of opener against Uruguay
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Egypt get Salah boost ahead of opener against Uruguay

Egypt head coach Hector Cuper says star player Mohamed Salah is "almost 100%" certain to feature in Friday's World Cup opener against Uruguay in Yekaterinburg . "If he does decide to play he will have ful...More..

Kawhi Leonard wants out of San Antonio, asks for trade
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Kawhi Leonard wants out of San Antonio, asks for trade

News of Leonard's trade request comes just days after the 26-year-old was expected to meet with coach Gregg Popovich to discuss the most recent season and his future with the team. The Boston Celtics reported...More..

Nike won’t supply Iran with soccer boots amid sanctions
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Nike won’t supply Iran with soccer boots amid sanctions

Iranian footballers were commended for their performance in the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, where it gave tough time to the Argentine team in a group match. "This last comment of Nike was an unnecessary stateme...More..

Could Newfoundland experience a bit of the 2026 World Cup?
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Could Newfoundland experience a bit of the 2026 World Cup?

According to The New York Times , Trump providing bid leaders with letters addressed to Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino, which promised that the President's attemp...More..

Fearsome trio expected to start for France
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Fearsome trio expected to start for France

Aged 19, Mbappe is among the fresh French legion carrying expectations of winning the 2018 FIFA World Cup . He will have to guide this team, (with) the likes of ( Kylian) Mbappe and (Ousmane) Dembele to the ...More..

Anthony Martial's agent confirms client wants to leave Manchester United
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Anthony Martial's agent confirms client wants to leave Manchester United

And informal negotiations between the United hierarchy and Lamboley have been on-going for some months. Independent.ie have been told that Tottenham are eager to sign Martial and with United now struggling to...More..