German FA suspend two staff members over spat with Swedish bench

However, Toni Kroos sensationally fired home from a set-piece in the 95th minute to give Germany , who were down to 10 men after Jerome Boateng's red card, a huge win. "We had a hard time implementing our gameplan in the first two matches, but a... More..

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James Harden wins first career NBA MVP Award
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

James Harden wins first career NBA MVP Award

James Harden clinches his first NBA MVP award after it eluded him past year. CLEVELAND, Ohio - With two cracks at taking home the award, LeBron James' game-winning shot against the Minnesota Timberwolves...More..

Nigeria vs. Argentina: All you need to know
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Nigeria vs. Argentina: All you need to know

Argentina, 77': Nigeria think they have a second penalty after Marcos Rojo appears to handball but, after consulting VAR, referee Cuneyt Cakir does not award a spot kick. After Argentina disappointed with ...More..

Spain, Portugal, VAR, Morocco, Iran, Limbs Everywhere, Football Is Broken, Twitter Reacts
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Spain, Portugal, VAR, Morocco, Iran, Limbs Everywhere, Football Is Broken, Twitter Reacts

Group B winners Spain will meet Group A runners-up and hosts Russian Federation on Sunday (10pm, S'pore time). Caceres consulted with VAR to award the penalty for Morteza Pouraliganji's foul on Ronaldo, ami...More..

Peru Coach Richard Gareca Boosts Team to Finish Campaign With Victory
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Peru Coach Richard Gareca Boosts Team to Finish Campaign With Victory

Following the losses to Denmark and France in the World Cup group stage, Peru has been eliminated from the list of last 16, reports Xinhua news agency. "I really wasn't sure how we would do this tournamen...More..

Arsenal dealt blow in pursuit of Argentina star
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Arsenal dealt blow in pursuit of Argentina star

Additionally, the North London club are also after Sampdoria midfielder Lucas Torreira , Borussia Dortmund defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos and Freiburg defender Caglar Soyuncu . The Argentine internati...More..

Musa on the double as Nigeria downs Iceland
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Musa on the double as Nigeria downs Iceland

Omokaro advised the players to maintain the tempo and fighting spirit they exhibited in their next match. Dressed in their blue Iceland shirts, they were ready to cheer their country's soccer miracle onto the...More..

Kyle Larson claims the pole at his home track in Sonoma
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Kyle Larson claims the pole at his home track in Sonoma

If he's in view of the Golden Gate Bridge, it must mean one thing: It's time to turn right. Larson edged Martin Truex Jr ., who will start on the front row after turning a lap at 94.484 miles per hour. "I ...More..

WSU quarterback Tyler Hilinski suffered from CTE when he killed himself
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

WSU quarterback Tyler Hilinski suffered from CTE when he killed himself

Kym Hilinski added: "It was a shock to get those results. and to realise that the sport that he loved may have contributed to that diagnosis". "Did football kill Tyler?..." The documentary centers around the...More..

England fans react to 6-1 win over Panama
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

England fans react to 6-1 win over Panama

Panama's manhandling once again led to their downfall in the last minute of the first half after Harry Kane was tackled to the floor, and the England captain scored another penalty to match Cristiano Rona...More..

Messi will star for the good of Argentina - Sampaoli
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Messi will star for the good of Argentina - Sampaoli

We predict Argentina to win this match but we expect that there will be some nerves towards the end of the game, either in this fixture or the other one. Throughout Argentina's most recent defeat, Messi cer...More..

by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Socceroos bow out of Russian Federation after crumbling against Peru

Forcing things is only in the second half, and it depends on how the situation is. "In the next game against Australia , we want to give a victory to the fans of Peru who trust us a lot", he said. Australi...More..

Thai teenage football team trapped in cave may be 'still alive'
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Thai teenage football team trapped in cave may be 'still alive'

Thai navy divers search the cave complex for the missing boys. "I hope that they are safe". The search began at about midnight on Saturday after police received a report of a missing child from a mother. ...More..

Uruguay 0-0 Russian Federation
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Uruguay 0-0 Russian Federation

Both are already assured of progressing to the round of 16. Denis Cherysheu would have himself to blame for scoring an own goal in the 23rd minute to give Uruguay two goal lead after he was unable to clear ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Portugal through after dramatic Iran draw

Cristiano Ronaldo saw his penalty saved in Portugal's World Cup draw with Iran - but the moment still made history. Host nation Russian Federation and Uruguay squared off at the Samara Arena. Spain's ...More..

How both Spain and Portugal narrowly avoided elimination from the World Cup
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

How both Spain and Portugal narrowly avoided elimination from the World Cup

The Spaniards nearly went into the break ahead when Isco's 39th-minute corner was met by Sergio Busquets , but the Barcelona midfielder got too much under his effort and watched it sail over the bar. "Obviou...More..

Messi to have more ball time against Nigeria: Sampaoli
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Messi to have more ball time against Nigeria: Sampaoli

Only victory over the Super Eagles - a country they have beaten in four previous World Cups - at Krestovsky Stadium on Tuesday will give Argentina and star man Lionel Messi a chance of remaining in Russian ...More..

Argentina boss Jorge Sampaoli denies reports of rebellion ahead of Nigeria clash
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Argentina boss Jorge Sampaoli denies reports of rebellion ahead of Nigeria clash

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has insisted that his young squad will get better in their final group D match against Argentina at Saint Petersburg on Tuesday because he has noticed some learning pro...More..

LeBron James doesn't want elaborate recruiting pitches
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

LeBron James doesn't want elaborate recruiting pitches

The 76ers, on the other hand, have young stars Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons, who proved they could lead the team to the National Basketball Association playoffs this past season, and James might be the final p...More..

US Open will factor maternity leave into seedings
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

US Open will factor maternity leave into seedings

As reported by the UK's Guardian : "As for the argument that seeding Williams might be unfair to the player edged out of the top 32 - which the British No. In an interview with The New York Times , U.S. Tennis...More..

by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Deschamps says France won't offer Denmark any favours

Denmark need to bag a victory against France in order to move into the next round. Denmark will advance with a draw but a defeat, paired with an Australia win against Peru, could send them packing. It is a ve...More..

Rafael Nadal returns to number one ahead of Roger Federer before Wimbledon
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Rafael Nadal returns to number one ahead of Roger Federer before Wimbledon

Federer was denied a 10th title in the German grasscourt tournament as Croatian Coric handed the 36-year-old his first setback on an otherwise serene road towards defending his Wimbledon title. He was too del...More..

Portugal survive scare against Iran to make knockouts
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Portugal survive scare against Iran to make knockouts

Monday's World Cup results filled in the teams for some of this weekend's Round of 16 matches. Records continued to tumble at the 2018 FIFA World Cup, with more late goals and VAR drama. It was all too much...More..

Spain held by Morocco but Iago Aspas goal ensures they face Russian Federation
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Spain held by Morocco but Iago Aspas goal ensures they face Russian Federation

The Real Madrid star added: "We're happy we've finished top of the group, that's what we wanted". Spain took top spot from Portugal on goals scored after the European champions were held to a 1-1 draw by ...More..

Ben Simmons is named NBA Rookie of the Year
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Ben Simmons is named NBA Rookie of the Year

The NBA Awards are being held in Los Angeles and the rookie award was contentious, with Mitchell and others questioning if Simmons should be eligible because he sat out the 2016/17 season injured. Simmons p...More..

James Harden wins his first NBA Most Valuable Player award
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

James Harden wins his first NBA Most Valuable Player award

Simmons (15.8 points, 8.1 rebounds, 8.2 assists) helped the Sixers finish as the No. 3 seed in the Eastern Conference while Mitchell (20.5 points, 3.7 rebounds, 3.7 assists) helped the Jazz to No. Harden wasn't...More..

Ahmed Musa threat to us - Argentina
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Ahmed Musa threat to us - Argentina

The 57-year-old won the World Cup trophy with Argentina in 1986. Argentina now head into the final game against Nigeria knowing that they need a win to have any chance of qualifying but even that migh...More..

Federer battles hard for semi-final spot in Halle
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Federer battles hard for semi-final spot in Halle

Fourth seed Bautista Agut defeated Russian Karen Khachanov 6-3, 6-7 (3/7), 6-3 while Croatian Coric eliminated Italy s Andreas Seppi 7-5, 6-3. After skipping the entire clay-court season for the second ye...More..

Uruguay wins Group A, Spain pulls out dramatic Group B
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Uruguay wins Group A, Spain pulls out dramatic Group B

Portugal also looking to advance to the knockout stages, . faced off against Iran . In so doing, he has matched a new set of records, as Squawka pointed out. The Saudis ended a dispiriting run of 12 World...More..

Sweden's Jimmy Durmaz racially abused via social media after World Cup defeat
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Sweden's Jimmy Durmaz racially abused via social media after World Cup defeat

Germany's players looked in high spirits as the World Cup holders got back to work following their last-gasp victory over Sweden on Saturday. Mats Hummels is fit to return for Germany in Wednesday's ma...More..