Federation Internationale de Football Association warns broadcasters about singling out 'hot women' at World Cup

We've done it with individual broadcasters. "We've done it with our host broadcast services", he was quoted as saying by the BBC. Prior to the tournament, racism and homophobia were identified as areas if concern but Fair Network executive director... More..

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Antonio Conte’s Chelsea Departure Looks Set To Turn Ugly
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Antonio Conte’s Chelsea Departure Looks Set To Turn Ugly

Chelsea officially announced the departure of Antonio Conte this morning, with Maurizio Sarri expected to take over at Stamford Bridge . "Thank you boss. Sarri's future has been up in the air since Napo...More..

On this Day in 1998, Croatia Won World Cup Bronze
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

On this Day in 1998, Croatia Won World Cup Bronze

Against England , they became the first team in World Cup history to win a semifinal without the benefit of spot kicks in a game they initially trailed. Like Ruben Loftus-Cheek he will have gained from his e...More..

Chelsea star Eden Hazard makes stunning revelation about joining Real Madrid
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Chelsea star Eden Hazard makes stunning revelation about joining Real Madrid

The 59-year-old master tactician guided the Partneopei to a 2 place finish in the Serie A last season but parted ways with the Italian outfit. But the exit of his hero, Zinedine Zidane, as manager, could scup...More..

Liverpool star Dejan Lovren demands respect from critics following World Cup heroics
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Liverpool star Dejan Lovren demands respect from critics following World Cup heroics

But Lovren said he enjoyed taking on the world's best as he looks to showcase his talent on a huge stage. This is also the first time the Balkan nation has made the final - the furthest they had advanced prev...More..

Federer shocked at Wimbledon as Nadal and Djokovic set-up semi-final date
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Federer shocked at Wimbledon as Nadal and Djokovic set-up semi-final date

The fast food chain, which began in South Africa in 1987, released a statement today saying it would offer anyone who could prove their name was Kevin Anderson a meal for them and two mates from their limited...More..

Trump Says Baby Blimp Makes Him Feel ‘Unwelcome’ in London
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Trump Says Baby Blimp Makes Him Feel ‘Unwelcome’ in London

May hopes Trump, who arrived at Stansted airport from Brussels, will help accelerate a future free trade deal, though his public comments on Brexit have cast a shadow over the visit. He added: "If the EU do not...More..

Have Tottenham just dropped a clanger over new Arsenal signing Guendouzi?
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Have Tottenham just dropped a clanger over new Arsenal signing Guendouzi?

Wilshere left Arsenal earlier this summer and has since signed for West Ham. "Normally in my career, the big clubs don't close the (door) or the moment to sign a new player", Emery told a news conference ah...More..

Kevin Anderson a great ambassador of our country, says Sports Minister Xasa
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Kevin Anderson a great ambassador of our country, says Sports Minister Xasa

None of his opening four opponents were ranked inside the world top 50, meaning he faced a huge jump in class against world number four Juan Martin del Potro in Wednesday's semi-final. Playing Djokovic was th...More..

FIFA investigate possible discriminatory chants by England fans
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

FIFA investigate possible discriminatory chants by England fans

The mental resilience necessary to come through such tests was the result of the emphasis on playing as a team, Dalic said, and indicated a wider trend at a World Cup where the likes of Neymar, Cristiano Ro...More..

A Single Goal Sends France To The World Cup Final
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

A Single Goal Sends France To The World Cup Final

They'll have a little less than four days to rest up for the final against France , which has finished all of its games in regulation and has an extra day to prepare, having beaten Belgium on Tuesday. There is...More..

Rohit Sharma, Kuldeep Yadav help India beat England by 8 wickets
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Rohit Sharma, Kuldeep Yadav help India beat England by 8 wickets

For Root, this series holds prime personal importance. Despite an overall record that compared favourably with Kane Williamson and Steve Smith - similar styles of player who commanded big fees this year, althou...More..

Exhausted and battered, Croatia reaches its 1st World Cup final
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Exhausted and battered, Croatia reaches its 1st World Cup final

Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic and several other politicians wore the national team's football shirt to a meeting of the government on Thursday. The hosts were oh-so-close to securing a spot in the se...More..

Washington Redskins select Adonis Alexander in supplemental draft
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Washington Redskins select Adonis Alexander in supplemental draft

On the eve of the draft, Alexander sent teams a clean drug test from this week, according to NFL Network's Mike Garafolo, who added that Alexander had a marijuana-related arrest in 2016. Of the defensive back...More..

Pick your England XI for Croatia semi-final
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Pick your England XI for Croatia semi-final

But there's something I want to say. What a night! A huge video wall was set up in the historic city and the broadcast was followed by thousands, they sat on the floor, on walls, in stands, hung from windows. "...More..

England V. Croatia, Winner Will Play France
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

England V. Croatia, Winner Will Play France

Renditions of "It's Coming Home" have echoed across pubs, parks and gardens as fans dream of a second World Cup triumph. "The tournament has been unbelievable", he said . In the words of manager Gareth So...More..

England's next match against Croatia will be played behind-closed-doors
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

England's next match against Croatia will be played behind-closed-doors

A huge crowd of fans who watched a television broadcast of the match unfurled a very big Croatian flag and lit numerous red flares as the party engulfed the city right after the final whistle. Croatia stri...More..

Paul Pogba defiant after starring role for France
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Paul Pogba defiant after starring role for France

They might have played 90 minutes more than us [due to extra-time in the last three matches] but the most determined team will win on Sunday. I think it is too easy to move on immediately from what we've just b...More..

Croatia and England head to extra
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Croatia and England head to extra

Sergei Ignashevich, who said on Saturday he was finishing his sports career, thanked the fans, saying, "My biggest thanks to you all and each one of you personally". Eleven years later the Barcelona midfielde...More..

Roger Federer breezes past Lajovic in straight sets in Wimbledon first round
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Roger Federer breezes past Lajovic in straight sets in Wimbledon first round

The only things unfamiliar about Federer were his clothes. "Felt right at home again, so that was a really nice feeling", he said. Roger Federer begins his quest for a record-extending ninth Wimbledon t...More..

Fans battle it out ahead Croatia vs England semifinal today
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Fans battle it out ahead Croatia vs England semifinal today

That hasn't been the case this year, and since England's 2-0 win over Sweden on Saturday, the song has surged in popularity. "I think @schofe really suits a waistcoat". "We've been poor so it's just so exci...More..

Djokovic into Wimbledon semi-final, blasts 'unnecessary' warnings
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Djokovic into Wimbledon semi-final, blasts 'unnecessary' warnings

Djokovic is a 12-time major champion who's been in something of a rut, due to right elbow troubles that lasted more than a year until he finally had surgery in February. Anderson had failed to take a single set...More..

Sixers unwilling to spend too much for Kawhi Leonard
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Sixers unwilling to spend too much for Kawhi Leonard

Certainly, if you sign them as a free agent, you get them for free. Kawhi Leonard's hive-mind of his uncle's friends decided that the two-way superstar would be playing in Los Angeles next season, and agree...More..

Turkish referee Çakır to officiate semifinal between Croatia and England
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Turkish referee Çakır to officiate semifinal between Croatia and England

Despite all the talk of England's placement on the "easier" side of the playoff tree, or the fact that they appear to rely on set-pieces for a large percentage of goals , the fact remains that they are in a ...More..

England vs Croatia: Croatians booking hotels for final ALREADY
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

England vs Croatia: Croatians booking hotels for final ALREADY

I'm an Englishman that doesn't drink tea, " he said. However, despite his praise for Croatia, Gerrard believes England are a "dangerous" side, and is confident they will set up a World Cup final against F...More..

LeBron inks four-year contract with Lakers
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

LeBron inks four-year contract with Lakers

The Lakers tweeted an image of James wearing the team's purple and gold jersey with his name and number, 23, on the back and the city lights of Los Angeles in the background plus "The King has arrived" as a cap...More..

Misfiring Olivier Giroud making unwanted World Cup history for France
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Misfiring Olivier Giroud making unwanted World Cup history for France

Left out of the starting XI for France's opener against Australia, the Chelsea striker has started every match since, but has yet to find the back of the net. You already know where this is going, obviously...More..

Arsenal complete move for Sampdoria midfielder Lucas Torreira
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Arsenal complete move for Sampdoria midfielder Lucas Torreira

He wants to learn and improve and will be an important part of our first-team squad", said Arsenal boss Unai Emery . He made his first senior appearance for Lorient in Ligue 1 in October 2016 and played ...More..

Liverpool close in on Shaqiri for bargain price
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Liverpool close in on Shaqiri for bargain price

Klopp has already signed the Brazilian midfielder Fabinho from Monaco for £43.7m this summer and is now turning his attention to Shaqiri, who will be allowed to leave Stoke following their relegation from th...More..

England vs India ODI: Mark Wood sends warning to Virat Kohli
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

England vs India ODI: Mark Wood sends warning to Virat Kohli

All-rounder Stokes missed the recent ODI series against Australia with a hamstring injury and has sat out the first two 20-over games against India . Hardik Pandya was the man of the moment at Bristol but it...More..