Defending champions Germany arrive in Russia for World Cup

Every one of FIFA's 200-plus members holds a single vote, and regions tend to vote in blocks. Canada's men's team has not played in the World Cup since 1986 but traditionally, host countries do get to play. The "United Bid" calls for the U.S.to... More..

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Lemar snubs Liverpool, Arsenal to join Atletico
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Lemar snubs Liverpool, Arsenal to join Atletico

Earlier on Tuesday, Griezmann said he has made a decision on his future but refused to clarify where he will play next season when speaking to reporters at France's World Cup camp in Russian Federation. It is...More..

Lucas Torreira: Arsenal in talks to sign Uruguay midfielder from Sampdoria
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Lucas Torreira: Arsenal in talks to sign Uruguay midfielder from Sampdoria

Unai Emery is searching for a new No 1 this summer to replace Petr Cech and has identified the German star as his main target. Arsenal have agreed a £26.4m (€30m) deal to sign the Sampdoria midfielder ...More..

Justify claims Triple Crown with Belmont Stakes win
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Justify claims Triple Crown with Belmont Stakes win

His Belmont Stakes triumph on Saturday made him the 13th victor of racing's most coveted trophy. Twenty-three times a horse has won the first two legs of the Triple Crown only to be denied horse racing's...More..

Raptors assistant Nurse promoted to head coach
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Raptors assistant Nurse promoted to head coach

The Toronto Raptors have announced that former assistant coach Nick Nurse will take over head coaching duties, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . "I've learned a lot about preparation from him, the ser...More..

United States, Canada and Mexico awarded 2026 World Cup
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

United States, Canada and Mexico awarded 2026 World Cup

Soccer president Carlos Cordeiro said here on Sunday night. "Thank you so, so very much for this incredible honour. Thank you for entrusting us with this privilege". Morocco has said it needs to spend nearly ...More..

Nadal and Del Potro dazzle with duel at the net
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Nadal and Del Potro dazzle with duel at the net

But the hard-hitting del Potro did little to take advantage, struggling with a hip injury that seemed to get further aggravated as the match progressed. "It's tough to speak now", said an emotional Del Potro. ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Balague explains why Pochettino was a no-go for Madrid following announcement

They also play Morocco and Iran in the group stages. The unexpected announcement comes shortly after Lopetegui extended his contract as Spain coach until 2020 in what was a pre-World Cup boost for one of th...More..

Three More Sporting Players Ask To Quit Club To Make It Five
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Three More Sporting Players Ask To Quit Club To Make It Five

William Carvalho, Gelson Martins and Bruno Fernandes have already advanced with Sporting's request for rescission, while Rui Patrício and Daniel Podence are also set to depart the club this summer, as reporte...More..

Warriors’ Kevin Durant can see himself retiring at age 35
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Warriors’ Kevin Durant can see himself retiring at age 35

During that March interview with The Athletic, Durant hinted at the possibility of locking into the franchise for the long haul: "I'm sure here soon I'll want to sign a long-term deal just to feel". The comme...More..

England’s Bairstow on Scotland defeat
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

England’s Bairstow on Scotland defeat

Scotland beat England for the first time in worldwide cricket after a high-scoring, one-off ODI today. I didn't watch it as closely as I could have. "It's no good losing the lesson and the game - you've got ...More..

Jeff Horn makes 147 pounds on second attempt, Crawford 146.5 lbs
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Jeff Horn makes 147 pounds on second attempt, Crawford 146.5 lbs

Terence Crawford, left, and Jeff Horn, of Australia. "I suppose someone has dodgied up the scales for us to be bang on or even underweight", Horn said. "Right now we're going to go home, we're going to enjoy th...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Real Madrid announce Spain coach Lopetegui as Zidane replacement

His decision to quit as Madrid coach suddenly left the Spanish giants in limbo. Real Madrid have confirmed Spain boss Julen Lopetegui as their new manager. While it remains to be seen how Lopetegui's ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Brazil tennis great Maria Bueno buried

One of Ms. Bueno's outfits was lined in shocking pink, and whenever she leaned down to begin her serve, spectators tittered over the flash of forbidden color. "She played tennis until the very last moment". She...More..

De Gea wants Spain’s PM to offer public apology
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

De Gea wants Spain’s PM to offer public apology

The 27-year-old has always been linked with a move to the Spanish capital and was close to completing a transfer to Old Trafford in 2015. The Manchester United goalkeeper still holds a grudge over Sánchez aft...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Atletico Madrid attacker Griezmann: My future defined this week

Catalunya Radio reported that Barca remain confident of signing Griezmann as coach Ernesto Valverde was reassured by the club's hierarchy over a meal last week that the forward would be part of his squad next ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Real Madrid announce Spain coach Julen Lopetegui as new manager

Real had been heavily linked with a number of potential managerial appointments following the shock resignation of Zinedine Zidane , including Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino and former Spurs and Porto ...More..

Unbeaten Deontay Wilder, Anthony Joshua appear poised for title unification bout
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Unbeaten Deontay Wilder, Anthony Joshua appear poised for title unification bout

If Joshua prefers the fight in the United Kingdom. the ball is in their court. A Joshua-Wilder fight on the service would raise its now nonexistent American profile, but it would also limit the US revenue for t...More..

Brian Windhorst Addresses Likelihood Of LeBron James Joining Celtics
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Brian Windhorst Addresses Likelihood Of LeBron James Joining Celtics

Inquiries will lead to rumors and speculation - Irving will likely get tied into these reports of trade talks. While these reports are just talk at this point, while Irving was in Cleveland , he had expressed ...More..

Sergej Milinkovic-Savic responds to Manchester United speculation
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Sergej Milinkovic-Savic responds to Manchester United speculation

With Real Madrid prepared to offer more money, Savic could well be on his way to the Los Blancos . But Milinkovic-Savic has played down any chance of a move before the World Cup, by saying he is focused ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Michael Owen has predicted the victor of the 2018 World Cup

Tite said his team "can get a bit more effective but still have a week left to work on that". The fun parts of the team are the players who surge forwards, dribble around opponents and score all of the goa...More..

Kane: England have been practising penalties
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Kane: England have been practising penalties

He added: "In an idealistic world people would say to walk off the pitch but that means we would be thrown out of the tournament, which. many people would agree with. "I've talked before about there being a dis...More..

Mohamed Salah Overshadows Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Gets Grand Reception in Russian Federation
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Mohamed Salah Overshadows Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Gets Grand Reception in Russian Federation

Cristiano Ronaldo is said to be "very angry" and "absolutely disgusted" with what he deems to be a "derisory" contract offer from Real Madrid . Neymar has been heavily touted to head in the opposite directi...More..

Super Eagles land in Russian Federation
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Super Eagles land in Russian Federation

The only number to have started all five group stage opening games for Nigeria: Peter Rufai (1994, 98), Ike Shorunmu (2002), Vincent Enyeama (2010, 14). The soft spoken administrator concluded by stating his ha...More..

Justify clinches Triple Crown with win at Belmont Stakes
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Justify clinches Triple Crown with win at Belmont Stakes

A colt with a Canadian connection has made history as just the 13th horse to win horse racing's Triple Crown. American Pharoah was the last horse to win all three races in 2015. He's sent from heaven,...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Anthony Joshua & Deontay Wilder Agree To Unification Bout

We want the fight next, we're waiting for the contract and we're ready to go'. "We offered $50 million, which is what he said he wanted", Deas said to the AP. If he prefers the fight in the United Kingdom, th...More..

by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Luka Doncic won't withdraw from NBA Draft, report says

In arguably one of the deepest drafts in recent years, this gives LA an opportunity to pick up to young players, that can hopefully blossom into future National Basketball Association stars. had an exclusive ...More..

Patrick Vieira says goodbye to NY 06/11/2018
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Patrick Vieira says goodbye to NY 06/11/2018

Announcing Vieira's departure on their official website, New York City were quick to thank the former World Cup victor for his endeavours. There was no immediate word from New York City FC on Vieira's repla...More..

Twitter reacts as Sunil Chhetri nets brace to secure intercontinental cup
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Twitter reacts as Sunil Chhetri nets brace to secure intercontinental cup

What time does India vs Kenya match start? Myer Bevan, Andre de Jong and Moses Dyer scored goals , which always helps, while Nikko Boxall, Sam Brotherton, Tom Doyle and Adam Mitchell were solid as centre ba...More..

Arsenal in talks to sign Sampdoria £22m midfielder Lucas Torreira
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Arsenal in talks to sign Sampdoria £22m midfielder Lucas Torreira

But Osti sent a message to prospective bidders on Sunday, ensuring they realise Torreira has a release clause in place. Emery has already secured the signature of Stephan Lichtsteiner after the defender left ...More..