Lionel Messi's 31st birthday marked with life-size chocolate sculpture

Argentina went into this game with the hope of them getting a win after drawing their first match against Iceland, but they were embarrassed by Croatia who were superb in this tie. Argentina's 1986 World Cup victor Ricardo Giusti has claimed that... More..

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Mohamed Salah could quit global football
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Mohamed Salah could quit global football

Salah has been criticised by sections of Liverpool's fanbase, who have accused their star striker of allowing himself to be used as a propaganda tool by Kadyrov. Although nothing is likely to be decided bef...More..

Lewis Hamilton questions `tap on the hand´ for crashing…
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Lewis Hamilton questions `tap on the hand´ for crashing…

Bottas, with a punctured rear left tyre, and Vettel managed to steer their damaged machines back to the pits for repairs and rejoined the fray at the back of the field. "They should do the same to him". "(But) ...More..

Hanley Ramirez's agent slams 'reckless' reporting on investigation
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Hanley Ramirez's agent slams 'reckless' reporting on investigation

He then made a "FaceTime" phone call to Ramirez in front of the police during the stop. "There is a sweeping federal case involving a substantial ring that's being operated out of Lawrence, Massachusetts", Mc...More..

Colombia’s triple hammer blow dumps Poland out of World Cup
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Colombia’s triple hammer blow dumps Poland out of World Cup

Gareth Southgate has been full of praise for Ruben Loftus-Cheek ahead of England's World Cup clash with Panama. A victory over the Africans in their final first-round match in Samara on Thursday would secur...More..

Harry Kane: 'It's all coming together for England' after Panama rout
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Harry Kane: 'It's all coming together for England' after Panama rout

England's five first-half goals was the first time that the Three Lions had scored more than four goals in a game at a major tournament in their entire history, and they added to their tally in the second half...More..

Marin Cilic feels in great form ahead of Wimbledon
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Marin Cilic feels in great form ahead of Wimbledon

This is as big a tournament as it gets prior to Wimbledon , and I played in the final and nearly won it so it's a great result". Cilic, whose determination has not always matched his considerable talent, hea...More..

Brooks Koepka wins second straight US Open
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Brooks Koepka wins second straight US Open

England's Tommy Fleetwood surged into contention for a first major title as the 118th US Open headed for a thrilling climax on Sunday. SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. "It was pretty neat". It's truly special and I am h...More..

England advances at World Cup after rout of Panama
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

England advances at World Cup after rout of Panama

Kane's three goals moved him into the lead with five at this year's tournament, one more than Cristiano Ronaldo and Romelu Lukaku after two games. John Stones scored the first and fourth goals - becoming t...More..

England boss Southgate takes sting out of team sheet drama
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

England boss Southgate takes sting out of team sheet drama

Gareth Southgate says Dele Alli is "unlikely" to feature in England's World Cup match against Panama . "At every World Cup , every European Cup we make fun of the England team, the England player...More..

Germans awake to doom and gloom after Mexico loss
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Germans awake to doom and gloom after Mexico loss

That's why the first half was like it was and Mexico obviously deserved to win it. Regardless of the natural disaster, Mexico celebrated well into the night after its victory over Germany . Some Mexican ...More..

Top Undrafted Players from 2018 NBA Draft
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Top Undrafted Players from 2018 NBA Draft

General manager Ryan McDonough, owner Robert Sarver and coach Igor Kokoskov came out of their meeting room to watch and bask in that rare moment of sheer joy from the fans. The Suns didn't draft Ayton because o...More..

Lukaku and Hazard lead Belgian blitz of Tunisia
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Lukaku and Hazard lead Belgian blitz of Tunisia

Wahbi Khazri found a second consolation for the Tunisians after steering home a cross-field pass a minute from time . Tunisia , also without a point after two matches, having extended their 40-year World C...More..

'We were surprised': Controversial goal gifts Senegal WC first
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

'We were surprised': Controversial goal gifts Senegal WC first

After being handed a relatively friendly draw, Poland can certainly dream of reaching the knock-out phases for the first time in 32 years and reach the latter stages of the competition. A key man in Liverp...More..

Eden Hazard sets World Cup record with Belgium goal
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Eden Hazard sets World Cup record with Belgium goal

Romelu Lukaku gave Belgium a 2-0 lead with a low shot in the 16th minute after a pass from Dries Mertens when Tunisia's Ali Maaloul lost the ball on the halfway line. In bringing in Khaoui, who plays in Fr...More..

Kagawa, Osaka help Japan down Colombia
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Kagawa, Osaka help Japan down Colombia

Finally, Russia all but sealed their place in the round of 16 with a 3-1 victory over Egypt in their second game of Group A. The defeat makes qualification to the knock-out stages virtually impossible for t...More..

All the ways Argentina can advance to the World Cup's knockout stage
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

All the ways Argentina can advance to the World Cup's knockout stage

An own goal from Oghenekaro Etebo and a penalty kick from Luka Modric handed the Croats their first win of the competition. Musa's sweetly struck half-volley fired Nigeria into the lead just after half-time...More..

Twitter reacts as Nigeria defeat Iceland to better Argentina's chances
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Twitter reacts as Nigeria defeat Iceland to better Argentina's chances

Nigeria lost their firstmatch 2-0 to Croatia and Iceland boss Heimir Hallgrimsson expects the Super Eagles to come out firing. If Nigeria wins, it will advance to the round of 16. Musa's sweetly struck h...More..

Gary Neville: Raheem Sterling should play ahead of Marcus Rashford
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Gary Neville: Raheem Sterling should play ahead of Marcus Rashford

The coach was treated in a nearby hospital and admitted afterwards that he will have to control his behaviour during his side's coming games. He told The FA's official website: "I might not be celebrating any...More..

Tabarez hails `crucial´ Suarez after Uruguay beat Saudi…
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Tabarez hails `crucial´ Suarez after Uruguay beat Saudi…

While Uruguay might score three goals, two is more likely, with Saudi Arabia possibly adding one. Today's Uruguay vs Saudi Arabia 2018 FIFA World Cup soccer game result could determine who advan...More..

Serbia vs Switzerland: We are ready for ‘hellish’ clash, Matic says
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Serbia vs Switzerland: We are ready for ‘hellish’ clash, Matic says

Serbia's Aleksandar Mitrovic , front, battles for a ball with Switzerland's Ricardo Rodriguez during the group E match between Switzerland and Serbia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Kaliningrad Stad...More..

Kansas guard Mykhailiuk selected by Los Angeles Lakers in NBA Draft
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Kansas guard Mykhailiuk selected by Los Angeles Lakers in NBA Draft

Wagner is watching, but said it's nothing he's going to worry about. "They focus a lot on playing fast, and that's something I'm really excited to do". He was joined at the draft by his parents, several Germa...More..

Ahmed Musa sets TWO World Cup records as Nigeria beat Iceland
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Ahmed Musa sets TWO World Cup records as Nigeria beat Iceland

Iceland play Nigeria on Friday. Gylfi Sigurdsson skied a VAR-confirmed penalty kick with 10 minutes to go, and Iceland could not recover, staying on a point with Argentina. Victor Moses lofted a pass towar...More..

Pulitzer-prize winning columnist Charles Krauthammer dies at 68
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Pulitzer-prize winning columnist Charles Krauthammer dies at 68

Mr. Krauthammer had said earlier this month that he was battling an aggressive form of cancer and his doctors told him he had weeks to live. This is the final verdict. Krauthammer was born in New York City on...More..

Late show revives Brazil, eliminates Costa Rica
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Late show revives Brazil, eliminates Costa Rica

To do so, captain Aron Gunnarsson said, Iceland must forget about the Argentina match. "This is how this group is going to be played". Neymar could be a doubt for Brazil's Group E clash against Costa Ric...More..

Argentina must understand the big difference between Messi and Maradona, says Crespo
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Argentina must understand the big difference between Messi and Maradona, says Crespo

The Barcelona star turns 31-years-old on Sunday, which means this World Cup could be his last chance. Argentina's Lionel Messi will be hoping to put the memories of his missed penalty in the opening 1-1...More..

Mbappe seals France progress as enthusiastic Peru show limitations
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Mbappe seals France progress as enthusiastic Peru show limitations

The Real Madrid star scored the only goal as Portugal beat Morocco 1-0 in their second World Cup game on Wednesday, putting his country in a strong position to qualify for the knockout stages of the compe...More..

Woman left with hematoma after copping a flying hotdog to the face
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Woman left with hematoma after copping a flying hotdog to the face

Kathy McVay told the Associated Press she was sitting near home plate when a hot dog wrapped in duct tape struck her in the face. "It just came out of nowhere", Kathy McVay, of Plymouth Meeting, told WPVI-TV....More..

Maurizio Sarri plots raid for highly-rated Belgian attacker
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Maurizio Sarri plots raid for highly-rated Belgian attacker

With the summer transfer market now in full swing, and Chelsea yet to spend a single penny, Sarri will undoubtedly get to work immediately on recruiting new players. "At Napoli we enjoyed it very much as play...More..

Neymar back in training, looks set for Brazil vs. Costa Rica match
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Neymar back in training, looks set for Brazil vs. Costa Rica match

Brazil team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar played down Neymar's problem and insisted that the attacker left training as a precaution. World Cup Daily: Poland and Colombia fail to impress, while it just keeps getting...More..