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Mascherano: relationship with Sampaoli is 'completely normal'

Victory against the Africans, who Argentina have beaten in all four previous World Cup meetings, will secure qualification for the last 16 as long as Iceland do...


Back 2 Back! Brooks Koepka Wins Another US Open

And with a cool head and a hot putter, he didn't give anyone a chance down the stretch Sunday at Shinnecock Hills . Speaking about the birdie putt, Fleetwood...


Gareth Southgate: ‘We wouldn’t swap Harry Kane for anyone’

Writing about Southgate ahead of today's tie against Panama in The Times , Jonathan Northcroft highlighted England's proficiency from dead-ball situations ...


Uruguay beat Saudi Arabia and went to the playoffs

Uruguay , semi-finalists eight years ago in South Africa, have now reached the knockout stage for the third straight time , while Saudi Arabia will try again...


Shaqiri stuns Serbia to give Swiss hope

Xhaka silenced the Serbian contingent in the 52nd minute, however, when he left fly with a left-foot shot which flew into the net from 25 metres before Shaqiri ...


Coutinho, Neymar strike late to guide Brazil past Costa Rica

The Selecao need their talisman at his best after drawing 1-1 with Switzerland in their 2018 FIFA World Cup opener, and the Mirror's Alex Richards reporte...


Incoming Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri 'wants to sign Dries Mertens'

Sportsmail revealed on Monday that the veteran Italian is close to replacing Antonio Conte at Stamford Bridge, with Chelsea hoping to resolve the situatio...


Major Upsets as World Cup Advances

They're not alone in promoting clean spectating: Senegalese fans have also been spotted indulging their tidying-up tendencies during this year's competition...


Spain Overcomes Iran's Stubborn Defense in the World Cup

Iniesta shrugged off a challenge in midfield and rolled the ball in Costa's path in the 54th minute. 78th minute, THROUGH PASS: Collects the ball with plen...


Moscow beer shortage not impacting World Cup venues, Budweiser says

WORLD CUP 2018 POWER RANKINGS - Here are the 20 World Cup players who performed best in the opening round of group-stage games, according to Sky Sports' Power R...


How the Dwight Howard-Timofey Mozgov trade could affect the Cleveland Cavaliers

After all, Howard isn't playing bad by any means, averaging 16.6 points, 12.5 rebounds, and 1.6 blocks per game for Charlotte last season. Brooklyn will be Ho...


Mourinho furious about Premier League fixtures for next season

City will then take on Huddersfield Town in their first home game of the season, before rounding off August with a trip to newly-promoted Wolverhampton Wande...


Mexico's World Cup Goal Sparks Seismic Activity

The highest it has ever advanced is to the quarter-finals, placing sixth in both 1986 and 1970. According to the Institute for Geological and Atmospherical ...


Bernd Leno gives awkward answer as he names three ex-players

Emery highlighted Leno's experience and quality following his arrival. The move for Leno, who would cost around £22 million and narrowly missed out on a place...


Another record! Second World Cup's quickest red card

The 2-1 victory over Colombia on Tuesday (Wednesday NZ Time ) was another surprising result in an unpredictable tournament. But it it didn't hinder the gam...


Brazil coach Tite adored for turning around national team

Tite has an abundance of attacking talent at his disposal, with Neymar among the star-studed names. "But he has exceptional physical qualities, his speed in...


Mexico World Cup goal celebrations showed up on seismograph

Hirving Lozano (covered) of Mexico celebrates his 0-1 goal with team mates. SIMMSA, a "seismic monitoring network" in Mexico , tweeted that at least ...


Michael Porter Jr. cancels workout, may still allow medical evaluations

He is "feeling much better", according to the document, which also said that invited teams may still be allowed to conduct their own medical evaluations on Frid...


Sri Lanka deny ball-tampering accusations, continue to play Test ‘under protest’

The charges had been laid by on-field umpires Aleem Dar and Ian Gould , and third umpire Richard Kettleborough on Saturday. Sri Lanka Cricket advised the...


Technology saved France against Australia

The replay indicated that Risdon may have got a slight touch on the ball, but definitely caught Griezmann in the box, leading the referee to give a spot kick, f...


Ian Wright's brilliant reaction to Lionel Messi penalty miss

Despite the contrasting fortunes of their star players, Argentina and Portugal each have a point to show from their opening fixtures, with work to do to qua...


SWOT Analysis of Afghanistan Test Team

Rahane became Rashid Khan's maiden Test scalp while Mujeeb ur Rahman got Pujara caught at leg-gully with one that spun in sharply. And I was - the Day one...


Team must vigorously pursue Kawhi Leonard at all costs

This is likely one of the betters deals they could get and Kawhi Leonard could join Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid in The Process. Since Leonard has just one y...


Tiger Woods says he ‘absolutely’ will win a major again

After an opening 77, Mickelson came through with a 69 that kept him around. His playing partner Spieth began the day eight over and had slipped to 11 over aft...


No ‘Party Like A Russian’ for Robbie Williams at World Cup opening

Similarly, if you forgot about Robbie Williams (or didn't know who he was) you can't be blamed. Ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia ™, FIFA and lon...


World Cup host Russian Federation spent billions, but will its economy benefit?

However, any positive impact on the Russian economy from the World Cup is likely to be short-lived, according to credit rating agency Moody's, which analyzes ...


Pep Guardiola speaks out on Yaya Toure racism claims

Last week, Toure sensationally suggested that the former FC Barcelona manager was "jealous of him" and clearly had a problem with African players which prompt...


Egypt arrive in Russian Federation amid uncertainty over Salah injury

Eden Hazard says Belgium's golden generation have to "do something great" at this year's World Cup because they won't have such squad strength again. Of co...


John Beilein staying at MI amid Pistons rumors

With Beilein publicly removing his name from consideration, former Toronto Raptors coach Dwane Casey emerges as an overwhelming favorite to get the Pistons ...


Justify wins Triple Crown with victory at Belmont

Fitzsimmons added to his legend with Gallant Fox (1930) and Omaha (1935). The two horses share the same trainer in Bob Baffert . In defeating nine foes in the ...


Durant shoots down Cavs with long 3 - again

James landed badly going for a rebound early in the second quarter and limped on his right ankle, but the four-time NBA Most Valuable Player kept playing and ...


Unai Emery has spoken to Man United star about Arsenal move

The pursuit of Griezmann may well be with the future in mind, though; the Atletico man is 27, whereas Suarez and Messi will both be 31 by the time next season...


Trump says working with Abe to improve trade relations

Speaking at a White House press briefing on Thursday, . No previous US administration had ever made such promises to North Korea in this way. The 1950-53 ...


Liverpool Reach £52.8m Agreement for Nabil Fekir

Jean-Michel Aulas, the Lyon president, offered little encouragement when speaking on Thursday. According to The Guardian , "Fekir is due to undergo a Live...


Golf roundup: Jutanugarn shoots 67, climbs into lead at US Women's Open

Kim, world No. 67, was six strokes back of the fifth-ranked Jutanugarn, the overnight leader, to start the final round, and fell back by as many as seven stroke...


See how your favourite stars are styling their Super Eagles kit

Since its release in February, the kit described as a "subtle homage to Nigeria's '94 shirt", received rave reviewers from fans and media alike. Nigeria may n...


Manchester United reach agreement to sign Fred from Shakhtar Donetsk

Willian spent five-and-a-half years with Shakhtar before leaving in January 2013 for a short spell with Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala , while Fred arrived i...


Why Serena Williams has withdrawn from the French Open

Williams had worked hard to get back in shape and was making her Grand Slam comeback at the French Open following the birth of her daughter Alexis Olympia last...


Rafael Nadal crushes Richard Gasquet to reach last 16

Rafael Nadal continued his march towards a record-extending 11th French Open title with an authoritative straight-sets victory against Richard Gasquet . Sloa...


Out of nowhere, Marco Cecchinato now on road to somewhere

Djokovic somehow regrouped to win the third set at a canter, and a suddenly frustrated Cecchinato was hit with a point penalty. Analyzing the match, Djokovic ...


Warriors vs. Cavaliers, Game 2

Friday afternoon, the National Basketball Association announced Draymond Green committed a lane violation the officials didn't call when George Hill missed th...


Braden Holtby’s ‘The Save’ has been turned into a flipbook

If the game features the same back-and-forth scoring that we saw Monday night, the real winners will be the fans tuning in to watch the game. James Neal got b...


Watching Fulham's glorious return to the Premier League

Fulham now join Wolverhampton Wanderers and Cardiff as the three clubs that gained promotion to the Premier League from the Championship for the 2018/201...


Who will replace Zinedine Zidane as Real Madrid manager?

It will cost Real Madrid £42.5million in compensation if they want to buy Mauricio Pochettino out of his contract at Tottenham Hotspur, reports the Times . The ...


Kerzhakov hopes to see Salah at World Cup

Egypt begin their World Cup campaign against Uruguay on June 15, before facing hosts Russian Federation on June 19 and Saudi Arabia on June 25, meaning if S...


Zidane announces resignation from Real Madrid

It was not an easy decision. "Maybe it's a mistake". I do not want to start a season and have a bad time, I want to end with Real Madrid when everything is go...


Carvajal expected to be fit for Spain at World Cup

It remained goalless until half-time, but Real eventually ran out 3-1 winners thanks to Karim Benzema's opener, which was quickly cancelled out by Sadio Mane,...


National Football League owners admit Trump swayed anthem discussion in Kaepernick depositions

Kaepernick said in a grievance filed last October he believed all 32 teams colluded against signing him, the report said. Last week, the National Footba...


Zidane Quits Real Madrid

Based on the president's reaction at the news conference - he hadn't even reached the grief stage as he was still processing Zidane's decsion - this was a bolt ...


Manchester United hope to conclude Diogo Dolat transfer soon

Manchester United are on the verge of signing Porto right-back Diogo Dalot after activating his €20 million release clause. A naturally right-footed play...