• France Player Ratings: How did Giroud, Kante and Griezmann do against Denmark?
France Player Ratings: How did Giroud, Kante and Griezmann do against Denmark?

Manchester United star Paul Pogba and Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe were among six players to drop out from the the starting XI that beat Peru. "It might not have been our best or most attractive match but we won". None learned that better than fullback Aziz Behich who arguably had the hardest task in marking the likes of Kylian Mba...

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  • Clippers Trade Austin Rivers To Wizards For Marcin Gortat
Clippers Trade Austin Rivers To Wizards For Marcin Gortat

The Clippers and Wizards are exchanging two of their most controversial players. On January 16, 2015 Rivers made his debut for the Clippers and became the first son to play for his father in an National Basketball Association game. Gortat was at the center of the John Wall debate a year ago, when Washington, at least initially, played bette...

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  • Hamilton admits World Cup may distract him at French GP
Hamilton admits World Cup may distract him at French GP

Hamilton shrugged off concerns about the engine when asked on Thursday. The British driver has put himself into position to boost his title defense if he can continue the dominant driving he has shown in the past two days at the track just inland from the Cote d'Azur.

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  • Argentina and Lionel Messi scrape into last 16 of World Cup
Argentina and Lionel Messi scrape into last 16 of World Cup

Javier Mascherano insists there has been no bust-up between players and Argentina boss Jorge Sampaoli ahead of their crunch World Cup match against Nigeria. Argentina have never previously gone through a first round World Cup group stage without at least one victory before. Iceland has to win vs. Croatia to have any chance.

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  • Lewis Hamilton admits French GP pole lap far from flawless
Lewis Hamilton admits French GP pole lap far from flawless

The defending world champion will start the French Grand Prix with an updated Mercedes power unit. "We definitely needed it", Bottas said. "I was confident I could improve for the final attempt", Vettel said about his last flying lap that came up short.

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  • Germany vs. South Korea live stream info, channel
Germany vs. South Korea live stream info, channel

An early goal for Germany could break South Korean hearts, and it will be fascinating to see how they approach this game. Son's South Korea have already been knocked out - despite the Spurs star scoring a goal of the tournament contender against Mexico - after losing both of their Group D outings.

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  • Loew confident his German side will deliver against Sweden
Loew confident his German side will deliver against Sweden

Germany earned a free kick in the 95th minute of the match, and Kroos blasted it home into the upper-right corner of the goal from a hard angle. And certainly after going down to 10-men, Kroos' curling strike in the fifth minute of stoppage time to secure Germany's win was unexpected.

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  • Saudi Arabia vs Egypt: Record-breaking keeper saves penalty, but Pharaohs sink
Saudi Arabia vs Egypt: Record-breaking keeper saves penalty, but Pharaohs sink

But Saudi Arabia produced a stirring fightback and equalised via a Salman Al-Faraj penalty just before the break, before Salem Al-Dawsari netted a dramatic victor in the fifth minute of injury-time. Salem Aldawsari scored with nearly the last kick of the match for the Saudis, shooting from a tight angle inside the Egypt penalty area and poking ...

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  • Kangaroo stops play during Australian women's football match
Kangaroo stops play during Australian women's football match

The National Premier League Women's fixture between Belconnen United FC and Canberra United FC was well underway when the roo decided to make a guest appearance. It then disappeared, apparently injured by its experience. "And the kangaroo is on the field of play again, scattering players left and right, bearing down on goal", the match's commenta...

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  • Autopsy reveals Tyler Hilinski had CTE, family says
Autopsy reveals Tyler Hilinski had CTE, family says

At one point, Mark asked Kym if she thought something was wrong with Tyler, and they determined he was just busy with classes and football and student life. The VA Boston Healthcare System and Boston University School of Medicine conducted a study of the brains of 202 deceased American football players a year ago that showed 87 percent of the pla...

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  • Iceland Vs. Croatia Live Stream
Iceland Vs. Croatia Live Stream

Croatia's possession was sterile but, with a draw enough to top the group, it had little incentive, especially as Iceland was pretty toothless until news of Lionel Messi's opening goal reached the stadium. They threw everything forward but to no avail. Iceland vs Croatia Live Score FIFA World Cup 2018 Live Streaming. It's around this...

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  • Two each for Hazard and Lukaku as Belgium thump Tunisia
Two each for Hazard and Lukaku as Belgium thump Tunisia

Coaches Gareth Southgate and Roberto Martinez play down such talk. After racking up two wins and a goal difference of plus-six Belgium are virtually assured of advancing but it is not yet guaranteed - and they will be aware that they will need to tighten up at the back to handle the threat of the big guns deeper into the tournament.

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  • Maradona flips double double middle fingers, Argentina beats Nigeria
Maradona flips double double middle fingers, Argentina beats Nigeria

The South Americans will have a huge support with them by the Black Sea as they attempt to claim a consolation victory in their first appearance at the World Cup since 1982. "We don't have luck in all three games", he said. The team now sit in third in the group with one draw from two games, behind France with six points and Denmark with four.

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  • Uruguay hands Russian Federation record World Cup defeat
Uruguay hands Russian Federation record World Cup defeat

Vatutinki: Hosts Russia and their expectant fans were given a brutal reality check on Monday when Uruguay exposed the weaknesses in the side that had been papered over in the uplifting victories over weak Egypt and Saudi Arabia in World Cup Group A.

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  • James Harden named NBA's Most Valuable Player
James Harden named NBA's Most Valuable Player

Capela averaged a double-double with 13.9 points a game and 10.8 rebounds a game. Houston Rockets guard James Harden was named the Most Valuable Player at the 2018 NBA Awards on Monday night in Los Angeles. Casey beat out Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens and Jazz coach Quin Snyder for the honor. He has since become coach of the Detroit Pi...

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  • Nigeria vs. Argentina - Football Match Report
Nigeria vs. Argentina - Football Match Report

Argentina wound up the No. 2 team in the group - behind Croatia , which won all three of its games. Twitter users were quick to pick up on the reactions of the former Argentina captain and number 10 to Messi's first lovely strike. Former FIFA World Cup and Ballon d'Or victor Kaka has made an interesting observation explaining why five-time ...

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  • World Cup breaks penalty record with help of VAR
World Cup breaks penalty record with help of VAR

A battling Morocco have played with energy and objective, but a lack of finishing left the Africans with nothing more to show for their effort than a pair of 1-0 losses to Portugal and Iran. Saudi Arabia, by beating Egypt in Group A, snapped a 12-match winless streak of World Cup matches, winning for the first time in 24 years, since beating Be...

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  • Nigeria's 'Lionel Musa' warns Argentina he is not their hero
Nigeria's 'Lionel Musa' warns Argentina he is not their hero

Nigeria looked poor defensively in their 2-0 defeat to Croatia . "By the 95th minute we will know who carries the day and, by the grace of God, we are going to work very hard". This was the Super Eagles first win by a margin of more than two goals since their 2-0 victory over Greece in 1994. Both sides were trying hard to break the other down, ...

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  • Argentina's Lionel Messi looks 'stressed and unhappy' - Pablo Zabaleta
Argentina's Lionel Messi looks 'stressed and unhappy' - Pablo Zabaleta

If Argentina beat Nigeria they will be in with a good chance of scraping through to the last 16, as Iceland are unlikely to beat an in-form Croatia , who are attempting to secure top spot in the group. But against a resurgent Nigeria - who in November beat Argentina 4-2 in Krasnodar - they face a hard task. "We are not going to give th...

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  • Bert van Marwijk feeling Australian ahead of facing 'emotional' Peru
Bert van Marwijk feeling Australian ahead of facing 'emotional' Peru

Peru captain Paolo Guerrero - nearly banned from playing at the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup for ingesting cocaine - assisted one goal and socred the other as Peru won their first World Cup game for 36 years versus Australia in Sochi.

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