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Brazil coach Tite not a fan of penalty shootouts

Brazil was slow out of the gate in its 2-0 victory over Mexico Monday, but so was Belgium . I think Roberto Firmino has to start and Gabriel Jesus has to be ...


Meet the Thai Soccer Players Trapped in a Cave

Thai boys smile as a medic treats scratches on one of the children trapped inside a cave in northern Thailand . The boys, ages 11-16 and members of the Wi...


There's A Petition To Try And Get FIFA To Replay Colombia-England

England fans spilled out onto Friar Street after England's historic World Cup penalty shootout victory on Tuesday night. Back in England , it was 21:53 wh...


Cavani limps off after brilliant brace

After three lackluster games in group play, France was electric in its most recent match, particularly in the second half when it cut up Argentina's plodding ...


India begin England tour with 1st T20 at Manchester

If you have a target in mind or a target in front of you, then you play according to that. Their supremacy in shorter formats is redoubtable but India will ...


Colombia vs. England - Football Match Report

Sam Wallace, The Daily Telegraph: "Can Gareth Southgate's team switch back on?" Sterling continues alongside captain Harry Kane up front with Marcus Ras...


All-Star guard Rondo joins LeBron's revamped Lakers

But the Lakers need a center and nearly the entire regime (from the players to the coaching staff to the front office) is now different from when Howard playe...


Instant Reaction: LeBron James leaves Cavs for Lakers

James flew into Los Angeles from the Caribbean island of Anguilla, where he was reportedly vacationing. It's the last long-term max contract that James can si...


Dirk to Doncic: Mavs tap brakes on inevitable comparisons

Dallas is in rebuilding process and Doncic is the ideal guy to build around. Point guard Dennis Smith Jr . and forward Harrison Barnes are strong complementa...


Joachim Low 'shocked' by Germany's early World Cup exit

Germany will play South Korea in their last group match on Wednesday while Mexico takes on Sweden . "I want us to play at the level we showed before (th...


Some fans stunned at LeBron James' massive deal with Lakers

He left Cleveland for the Miami Heat in 2010 to team up with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh ― the duo won two National Basketball Association championships during...


Big changes in NBA Title odds with James' move to L.A.

The Los Angeles Lakers have a new superstar - L.A. -Bron. Capela is a restricted free agent, which means the Rockets can match any offer the Lakers or another...


Sampaoli: Argentina will go out with a knife between their teeth

If the Lionel magnet can attract 3 players of the opposing team to himself, imagine the possibilities if there was another playmaker in this Argentinian side. "...


Japan vs. Poland - Football Match Report

Nishino's squad will also be motivated by the knowledge that the manager could call on anyone for Monday's match, however, and the fact that Japan has already...


World Cup LIVE Brazil need a point Germany out; Mexico Sweden through

Guillermo Ochoa doesn't need a slide rule or a calculator to figure out the complicated scenarios facing Mexico as it tries to win its group and advance to t...


Portugal v Uruguay - Preview and possible lineups

We have our weapons and we're going to try to win". Ahead of their return to the Black Sea coast, the more prosaic feel that ran throughout their slow march t...


Most Dramatic Moments From The Group Stage

Uruguay brought them crashing back down to earth with a 3-0 win in the final game to top the group, though. Asked whether his priority is finishing first or ...


Man Utd fans demand Mourinho praise after Lingard goal

Bryan Robson lavished praise on Jesse Lingard after he helped to fire England to a 6-1 win over Panama at the World Cup on Sunday. "We know what we're u...


Harry Kane set to start against Belgium

A catch that quite a few England fans aren't used to feeling. The Red Devils and the Three Lions have arrived in Kaliningrad with six points out of six and pa...


Ozil In Verbal Spat With Angry Fans As Germany Exit WC

Mexico fans have since erupted into sheer elation online, tweeting out nothing but love and praise for South Korea . And Boateng, who missed the game as a r...


Colombia and Japan qualify for World Cup last 16

Yerry Mina's header secured Colombia a 1-0 win over Senegal in Samara on Thursday (Jun 28) to clinch their safe passage to the last 16 as they finished t...


LeBron James would 'let the roster come together' for Lakers — Rival GM

James has until Friday at 11:59 ET to decline his player option with the Cleveland Cavaliers to become an unrestricted free agent. Durant could've played on...


Man Utd star Marcus Rashford reveals Belgium's BIGGEST threat against England

So you can almost take it as guaranteed that England will finish second but then lose in the last 16. They'll play the winners of group H - one of Japan, ...


Russian Federation coach Stanislav Cherchesov bemoans set piece frailties vs. Uruguay

The fortunes for Russian Federation just got worse as the first half wore on, and the hosts were reduced to 10 men just beyond the hour mark when Igor Smolniko...


Five-goal Belgium say stand by for more

It might have only been Panama , but England could hardly have been more impressive in thrashing their Group G rivals to make it six points from six at thi...


Captain Kane gives team hope of World Cup glory

England destroyed Panama 6-1 in a dramatic World Cup Group G encounter that takes the team to the second round with a game to spare. Defender John Stones...


FIFA World Cup 2018, highlights, Rostov, Mexico beat South Korea

Mexico had defeated defending champions Germany in the opener. It is Mexico's second successive win in the tournament. "We want to express our regrets ov...


Peru coach Ricardo Gareca may quit after World Cup exit

Australia's World Cup ended with a whimper as goals from Andre Carrillo and Paolo Guerrero gave Peru a 2-0 victory in the teams´ group finale on Tuesday. T...


Argentina will finally get World Cup campaign going against Nigeria-Sampaoli

When his teammates witness his reaction after a setback, they infer he's lost faith the team, in them. However, bouncing back will take a huge improvement in ...


Brazil leave it late to see off Costa Rica

As it stands Brazil now lead Group E and could go through with a draw in their final pool match against Serbia. He said: "Not everyone knows what I went thr...


France rotate heavily against Denmark, Australia leave Tim Cahill on bench

Peru and Australia have already been eliminated in that section. "Croatia will come out of Group D, so above all we have to avoid finishing second to avoid m...


Caroline Wozniacki calls for Serena seeding at Wimbledon

Speaking to ITV News, author of Eat Sweat Play Anna Kessel said that sport can be a "hostile place for mothers". "At the same time, you know, I think she's sh...


Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard star as Belgium rout Tunisia

Belgium have now booked their place in the knockout stages, while Tunisia will be heading home after two losses in as many games. Eden Hazard opened the sc...


'Furious' Maradona wants to meet Argentina players

It has been suggested that a number of Argentina players tried to have Sampaoli sacked after the Croatia game but have been unsuccessful, and one of the victi...


Mohamed Salah Ready To Quit After Latest Falling Out With Egyptian FA

CNN in the US reports that the 25-year-old is considering quitting the Egyptian national team, due to "unhappiness" with how the FA have used him for political...