by | July 01, 2018 | 00:41

Sweden opened the scoring five minutes after the break thanks to Augustinsson's first global goal. The drama kept on coming as Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez looked to have handled the ball in the box and referee Nestor Pitana used VAR to check the incident but stuck with his initial decision of no penalty.

by | July 01, 2018 | 00:37

Ronaldo carried Portugal through their first two group games, hitting a memorable hat-trick in a 3-3 draw with Spain before netting the victor in a gritty 1-0 victory over Morocco. "But last night, I don't know who was behind the screens and helping the referee but they didn't do a good job". The record still lies with Ramos' former team-mate Iker Casillas, who has played 17 World Cup matches for Spain.

by | June 30, 2018 | 06:19

Most of the people who love the game of football have a definite favourite to win the tournament and they are even prepared to search the archives in order to prove that their team will win. "We do not have to risk him but if he is ready we will put him in". Belgium - one of the few top-tier teams to deliver on its hype so far - plays Japan, which sneaked out of its group because it got fewer yellow cards than Senegal.

by | June 30, 2018 | 06:15

Sunday. The four-time MVP passed on a deal with Cleveland that would have paid him $35.6 million during the 2018-19 season. James could still return to Cleveland by signing a new contract with the Cavaliers , but he can also now negotiate a deal with any team he chooses.

by | June 30, 2018 | 06:19

The result ended England's 12-match unbeaten run and set up a round of 16 tie with a unsafe Colombia side, while group winners Belgium face Japan , but Southgate wasn't second-guessing his team selection. He came off at half-time in Thursday's game against Belgium with a calf problem but it's not thought to be serious and he should be in contention for the match against Colombia in the last 16.

by | June 30, 2018 | 06:17

Jordan had until 11:59 p.m. ET Friday to make a decision on whether to exercise the option. The Mavs will likely offer Jordan either a one-year deal in the neighborhood of his player option (around $20-24 million) or sign him to a multi-year deal at a lower annual price.

by | June 30, 2018 | 06:16

A 0-0 draw would be fine, but if Germany scored, Mexico would be eliminated. Approaching yesterday's match, coach Joachim Low and his players will have felt the same way. But Sweden killed all hope with three unanswered goals that put Mexico out of reach midway into the second half in the other Group F finale. However, Korean players gave their all and made what had seemed to be impossible a reality.

by | June 30, 2018 | 06:14

There were rumours that the former Standard Liege star was on his way to Italy, as AC Milan director Massimiliano Mirabelli claimed he would not sign a new deal and was in talks with the San Siro side . Fellaini has scored 20 goals in 156 appearances for United. But Fellaini did find some support from Sam, who advised him to keep the "elbows flying".

by | June 30, 2018 | 06:14

And even though there have been almost 19,000 men to appear in a Major League Baseball game, not one athlete has felt comfortable enough to publicly come out. "The big thing, and the point I am trying to bring across, is that I've been out with the team and with my team mates and the staff for over a year now, and I have had nothing but support".

by | June 30, 2018 | 06:15

The openers shared a 160-run partnership and smashed 13 fours and 10 sixes between them.Despite losing a cluster of wickets towards the end, India accumulated 208 runs for five in their stipulated 20 overs, setting Ireland a tough target of 209 runs to win.

by | June 30, 2018 | 02:41

In order to attempt to sweeten any potential deal they make for Leonard, the Lakers are reportedly attempting to add another future 1st round pick and are willing to take on salary dumps to do so. The Spurs want more, however. They may end up being forced to surrender young assets like Brandon Ingram , Kyle Kuzma and Josh Hart , future first-round picks and maybe even a sign-and-trade agreement with restricted free agent Julius Randle , according to ESPN .

by | June 30, 2018 | 02:34

Sampaoli was unstinting in his praise of Messi, describing him as "the best player in the world" and a "genius", but preferred to focus more on the display he expected from his whole team on Saturday. Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain has not scored for his country in his last eight games. Les Bleus have conceded just one goal in the tournament in Russian Federation and that came on a penalty kick.

by | June 30, 2018 | 01:30

The Holywood player finished his first round on six under par, a shot behind early leaders Zach Johnson and Jordan Spieth . Defending champion Spieth blasted out of a bunker 31 feet for eagle at the par-five sixth, evoking memories of the bunker hole-out the USA star hit previous year in a playoff to win the event at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Connecticut .

by | June 30, 2018 | 01:15

Russian referee Valentin Ivanov issued a record four red cards and 16 yellows, setting a record for cards shown at a World Cup , with Portugal's Deco and Costinha both sent off, along with Khalid Boulahrouz and Giovanni van Bronckhorst for the Dutch.

by | June 30, 2018 | 01:00

If LeBron James opts out of his contract, general managers can start making their pitches to him on Sunday, when free agency officially beings. Even that was a remote possibility. "James has a home in Los Angeles", Vardon wrote, "as do his chief business associates and the allure of playing for a historic franchise like the Lakers appeals to him".

by | June 29, 2018 | 15:44

It will come as some relief as well to Jorge Sampaoli, who was under enormous pressure, especially after rumours surfaced surrounding his relationship with Messi . It had been an impressive half from Argentina, but the game was to take a twist shortly after the interval. He then gave Messi the little amulet.

by | June 29, 2018 | 15:36

Brazil or Germany are shaping up as nightmare quarter-final possibilities for the team which takes top spot - assuming, of course, they also negotiate their first knockout game - but Pickford is ready for all-comers. It's only World Cup victory was in 1978 against Mexico. "It is a team game, there are 23 players and all 23 who are in the squad are fighting for their places", he said.

by | June 29, 2018 | 15:35

It means England go to Moscow to face Group H winners Colombia at the Spartak Stadium on Tuesday with Belgium meeting Japan in Rostov-on-Don on Monday. "We kept pressing until the end". Meanwhile, the second team will go to 2G, a side that only has one of the top nine teams in the world (No. 6 Switzerland) and three teams ranked 20th or lower, including No.

by | June 29, 2018 | 15:00

The VAR system showed again that the second goal was also effective and sealed the victory for South Korea 2-0. Even in Yekaterinburg, almost 500 miles away, the Mexican fans expected Germany to score. Shortly before the World Cup he extended his contract until 2022. Click through the gallery above to see Germany's starting XI! But the strategy did not bring much success in the first half.

by | June 29, 2018 | 14:53

When Adnan Januzaj scored a stunning goal to give Belgium the lead against England , he must have felt like nothing would trump it. But the ball rebounded, violently smacking him in the face. The Belgium forward even claimed to have invented a new goal celebration, moving on from popular dances derived from the Fortnite video game. Some on Twitter said it was the highlight of a game that drew boos from both sets of fans at halftime.

by | June 29, 2018 | 14:51

Having left the Arsenal earlier this month, Jack Wilshere is set to complete a move to Turkish club Fenerbache , according to talkSPORT . Roma No.1 Alisson Becker is subject of interest from Real Madrid , Chelsea and Liverpool .

by | June 29, 2018 | 14:49

Sadio Mane crashed out of the World Cup in cruel fashion but it was a special day for Trent Alexander-Arnold despite England's defeat to Belgium . Firstly, for being some of the most outrageously enthusiastic and noisy fans of any nation in the World Cup. Former Senegal worldwide Cisse refused to play the blame game.

by | June 29, 2018 | 14:49

England managed only two shots on goal and earned just 47 percent of possession. We are football players, we have the whole Senegalese people and the African continent behind us. Colombia coach Jose Pekerman said he was "extremely concerned" for James Rodriguez after he limped off during their win over Senegal . Japan and Senegal broke new ground on Thursday as FIFA's fair play rankings were used to decide a World Cup group for the first time.

by | June 29, 2018 | 14:47

The 28-year-old beat the Cleveland Cavaliers' four-time MVP LeBron James and the New Orleans Pelicans' Anthony Davis to the prestigious award. The Spurs are believed to be demanding a package of assets more favourable than those used in trades for Paul George and Kyrie Irving in recent seasons.

by | June 29, 2018 | 14:43

With Senegal able to settle for a draw, the onus was on Colombia to break the deadlock and they started to display the necessary urgency at the start of the second half, but the Africans looked well-organized and resolute. The victory pushed the Colombians through to the round of 16 for the second straight World Cup . The clash happened four years ago, serving as a preparation for Colombia ahead of their campaign at the World Cup in Brazil.

by | June 29, 2018 | 14:35

In the other Group F match, in Ekaterinburg, Sweden clinched a 3-0 victory over Mexico , meaning a win against South Korea would have been enough for Germany to progress. Germany had shut out four teams from Asia since then in World Cup meetings. 'All I can say is thank you to our fans who always support us. While the shocking defeat to Mexico in their opening match had disappointed many, their come back against Sweden later had raised the expectations of the fans.

by | June 28, 2018 | 02:41

Leonard has been adamant that he doesn't want to step into the San Antonio locker room again, and the Spurs have been adamant that they won't be forced into a trade, or a timetable, prior to the February trading deadline, league sources said.

by | June 28, 2018 | 02:18

They came to Russian Federation as World and Confederations Cup champions, as a nation that had industrialised youth development, that seemed to have effectively eliminated the possibility of failure. The pair will not be at Wednesday's crunch World Cup clash against South Korea due to their actions during Saturday's 2-1 win over Sweden. Germany have failed to win two matches in a four-team group stage for the first time in 32 years, since this format was introduced to the World Cup, ...

by | June 28, 2018 | 01:25

But according to Belgian media outlet HLN (via Sports Witness ), Lukaku in fact has an ankle problem and will not be risked against England as Martinez looks to keep him fresh for the last 16. Both England and Belgium are level on points, goal difference and goals scored. Lukaku would have been keen to overtake his Premier League rival in this upcoming game.

by | June 28, 2018 | 01:13

Fan-favorite Rickie Fowler, now ranked No. 8 in the world, also is scheduled to play. Watson is in the midst of a resurgent season, one that already included a third victory at one of his favorite haunts in Riviera Country Club. Behind them were four-time major victor Rory McIlroy as well as two Americans, Brian Harman and Peter Malnati, at 6-under. Bubba Watson doesn't float golf balls in Epsom salt to identify minor imperfections.

by | June 28, 2018 | 01:14

On a sweltering and sometimes breezy day in southern France, the defending four-time world champion - who trails rival Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari by a point in the title race - produced a best lap in one minute and 32.231 seconds to outpace the Finn by 0.140 seconds.

by | June 28, 2018 | 01:13

Both players, who have a Kosovo Albanian background, celebrated their goals by making a hand gesture representing the "double eagle" of the Albanian flag. "An important goal for my team and I am very proud I was able to score it for them". "We were robbed. I wouldn't give him either a yellow or red card, I would send him to the Hague".

by | June 28, 2018 | 01:12

Serbia needed to win to qualify and rocked their opponents with a flurry of second-half chances. A Seleção dictated the pace of this game for large parts, although it should also be acknowledged that they were under major pressure when Thiago Silva popped up to head home that decisive second goal.

by | June 28, 2018 | 00:59

And when Alex Hales was caught by Tim Paine off Kane Richardson (3-51) for 20, England were 5-66. Asked how much faith he had in Ball when he walked out, Buttler added with a smile: "It probably looked like more than I thought I had!" "We've had the meetings - we've had really good open and honest discussions with each other, staff, players, everyone".

by | June 28, 2018 | 00:56

The autopsy findings showed Stage 1 CTE. Two teammates went looking for him after he didn't show up to practice and found his body in his apartment. Kym Hilinski added: "It was a shock to get those results. 2 pro-style QB prospect in the nation for the 2019 recruiting cycle and current SC commit. The Hilinskis made a decision to go public with their story so they can help others.