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Ronaldo-Messi debate goes far deeper than goals scored

Ronaldo-Messi debate goes far deeper than goals scored Dias said there were some nerves ahead of their final group match, with the team having failed to hit top gear as yet in Russian Federation. It marked the first time in four decades the five-time tournament victor Brazil has not won its opening match at a World Cup . [Full Article...]

Eden Hazard sets World Cup record with Belgium goal

Eden Hazard sets World Cup record with Belgium goal Tunisia hit back two minutes later with a Dylan Bronn header as Belgium's own sometimes shaky defending was exposed but another misplaced Tunisian pass enabled Thomas Meunier to feed his goal-hungry striker as Lukaku clipped in to make it 3-1 in stoppage time. [Full Article...]

‘This is Nigeria’ - Super Eagles’ victory over Iceland sends Twitter into frenzy

‘This is Nigeria’ - Super Eagles’ victory over Iceland sends Twitter into frenzy Iceland's players will be allowed to have sex ahead of their Soccer World Cup match against Nigeria , as long as it's with their wives, coach Heimir Hallgrimsson said on Thursday. He moved to English Premier League team Leicester City two years ago after a prolific spell in the Russian capital, but failed to settle and spent much of last season on loan back at CSKA. [Full Article...]

Nigeria will peak at 2022 World Cup, says boss Gernot Rohr

Nigeria will peak at 2022 World Cup, says boss Gernot Rohr Needless to say, Nigerians were ecstatic at the stadium and across social media with their team's win. Nigeria went on to find a little more creative spark, but struggled to break down Iceland's solid defensive structure, which saw them keep their shape and sit deep. [Full Article...]

Uruguay defeat Saudi Arabia 1-0, qualify for knockout stages

Uruguay defeat Saudi Arabia 1-0, qualify for knockout stages Uruguay for the first time since 1954, won two of the opening match at the world Cup , and Suarez became the first Uruguayan player to have scored at three different Federation Internationale de Football Association world cups. "Undoubtedly there were other factors aside from the pressure of playing in the opening game that made a difference, but it's true that the difference was enormous". [Full Article...]

Tommy Fleetwood makes HUGE admission after stunning US Open final round

Tommy Fleetwood makes HUGE admission after stunning US Open final round The pressure the third time is even more extreme, said the only person alive who would know. This time he was second - his best result at a Major - and played absolutely beautifully. But Brooks Koepka had other ideas. He has only failed in the Masters, one of the tournaments he couldn't feature in this year due to a wrist injury, which sidelined him for three months. [Full Article...]

Shaqiri & Xhaka celebrations spark scandal as politics overshadows Swiss win against Serbia

Shaqiri & Xhaka celebrations spark scandal as politics overshadows Swiss win against Serbia In the tournament's first come-from-behind victory, Xhaka made it 1-1 in the 52nd minute with a powerful shot through a crowded penalty area, before Shaqiri added the other in the 90th minute after running clear of the Serbian defence. But it was Serbia , who beat Costa Rica 1-0 in their Group E opener, who almost went in two up. Up next for the Swiss are Costa Rica. The Serbia forward amassed ... [Full Article...]

LeBron James cautious about going to Lakers as lone free agent

LeBron James cautious about going to Lakers as lone free agent Thanks to some of the moves made in Thursday's draft, Philadelphia put themselves in better position to possibly pull off a trade involving Leonard. That deal won't be announced until later due to a moratorium. "Coach [Luke] Walton used to play, he is a player's coach, he wants his players to play and be confident, and they focus on playing fast, and that is something I am very excited to prove". [Full Article...]

Musa double for Nigeria blows Group D wide open

Musa double for Nigeria blows Group D wide open Nigeria are yet to win a single point while Iceland have one. Balogun made a super headed clearance from a cross whipped in from Iceland's left as Nigeria protected a 1-0 lead. Nigeria's flashy fashion didn't translate to a win against Croatia last Saturday. Iceland got a lifeline in the 82nd minute with a VAR-awarded penalty but dead-ball specialist Gylfi Sigurdsson blazed over the bar. [Full Article...]

Conservative Columnist and TV Commentator Charles Krauthammer Passes Away

Conservative Columnist and TV Commentator Charles Krauthammer Passes Away This is the final verdict. Despite the death sentence doctors gave him, he still wrote in his letter , "It was a wonderful life". Last year, Krauthammer had surgery to remove a cancerous tumor in his abdomen, and it led to complications that have kept him hospitalized. [Full Article...]

Late show revives Brazil, eliminates Costa Rica

Late show revives Brazil, eliminates Costa Rica I think they're managing a lot of pressure because they didn't win the first game and so I think we can take advantage of this moment of anxiety for them". Switzerland came out with an impressive draw against Brazil and will look to keep the momentum going against Serbia. Brazil fans believe their World Cup hopes have been given a boost by the news of star striker Neymar's new haircut, ditchin... [Full Article...]

Iceland vs Nigeria LIVE on SBS

Iceland vs Nigeria LIVE on SBS Nigeria's goalkeeper Francis Uzoho (L) catches the ball next to Iceland's midfielder Aron Gunnarsson (back R) and Nigeria's defender Kenneth Omeruo (R) during the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup Group D football match between Nigeria and Iceland at the Volgograd Arena in Volgograd on June 22, 2018. [Full Article...]

Japan seals historic win over 10-man Colombia

Japan seals historic win over 10-man Colombia Japan's somewhat surprising win over Colombian was followed by their fans carrying out cleaning duties with plastic bin bags they had brought into the stadium in similarly heart-warming scenes. However, that has led to Sanchez becoming a target of hate messages on social media with some even calling for his death. But Japan made the ideal start to their World Cup campaign, becoming the first Asi... [Full Article...]

England must be more clinical against Panama

England must be more clinical against Panama Manchester United legend Gary Neville has stated he believes Raheem Sterling should continue to start ahead of Marcus Rashford for England in the World Cup . If the pictured line-up is correct the leak "represents a blow for Southgate who likes to keep his team selections a closely guarded secret", says the paper. [Full Article...]

Senegal beats Poland for first African win at World Cup

Senegal beats Poland for first African win at World Cup Indeed, Krychowiak let loose a sloppy back-pass that was gobbled up by Mbaye Niang , who dodged past the charging Wojciech Szczesny and walked the ball into the gaping maw of the Polish net. Liverpool forward Sadio Mane laid the ball off to Everton counterpart Idrissa Gana Gueye, whose following effort was deflected into Poland's net by defender Thiago Cionek. [Full Article...]

NBA Draft: NBA Scout 'Wouldn't Touch' Prospect Trae Young

NBA Draft: NBA Scout 'Wouldn't Touch' Prospect Trae Young Cole Zwicker, co-founder of The Stepien, is as high on the former Sooner as anyone, listing him at No. 3 on his big board, yet he understands Young's defense is an issue. He also hasn't shown to be great - or even solid - when it comes to putting the ball on the floor and attacking the rim, but part of that could be due to the fact Villanova had so many weapons that he didn't have to do it. [Full Article...]

Teenager Mbappe sends France through as Peru knocked out

Teenager Mbappe sends France through as Peru knocked out But he stressed Peru , appearing at the World Cup for the first time in 36 years, would not be overawed. A loss will send both France and Denmark through to the next round assuming Denmark beats Australia. Once again, France struggled to find their rhythm, with the trio of Giroud, Antoine Griezmann and Mbappe playing brilliantly together but too often in isolation of the rest of the s... [Full Article...]

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

Woman left with hematoma after copping a flying hotdog to the face Except McVay told ABC 6 that she couldn't catch the hot dog or knock it out of the air because of a shoulder injury that she is having surgery on next week. "I have a small hematoma in my eye", McVay said. After a visit to the emergency room to check for a concussion, she said she has been applying ice to her face every 20 minutes. [Full Article...]

Nabil Fekir’s agent suggests Liverpool move still possible

Nabil Fekir’s agent suggests Liverpool move still possible Nabil Fekir's agent says the Olympique Lyon star could still join Liverpool this summer. Fekir was close to becoming the Reds' third signing of the summer after they agreed a £48.4 million fee with their Ligue 1 counterparts earlier this month. [Full Article...]

Incoming Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri 'wants to sign Dries Mertens'

Incoming Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri 'wants to sign Dries Mertens' Sarri, 59, guided Napoli to a club record number of points in a single Serie A season last term, with their tally of 91 still four short of champions Juventus. And Chelsea aren't the only club with an interest in the forward. " When a person like this comes to a new club, he needs time ". Mertens had a £24.5 million release clause in his contract which expired last week and Napoli will s... [Full Article...]


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