Croatia drop Nikola Kalinic after he declines to enter as substitute

Croatia boss Zlatko Dalic has sent striker Nikola Kalinic home from the World Cup in disgrace. Speaking in the wake of Saturday's win, Dalic told reporters that the team had finished the game without injuries but "with a problem" . More..

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Phil Mickelson purposely putts moving ball at US Open
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Phil Mickelson purposely putts moving ball at US Open

He needed eight strokes to get the ball in the hole and with a two-stroke penalty walked off with a sextuple bogey 10 on the way to his highest ever round in 27 US Open appearances of 11-over 81. The cours...More..

Sweden captain Granqvist full of praise for VAR
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Sweden captain Granqvist full of praise for VAR

Let us know what you think by leaving a comment below. Sweden picked up the three points, but it wasn't a display that instilled confidence, although perhaps being more on the back foot against Germany an...More..

Controversial goal as Senegal beats Poland
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Controversial goal as Senegal beats Poland

It was played four, lost four for the African teams so far in Russian Federation before Senegal and Poland became the final two sides to make their bow at this World Cup . "I think they arrived with a lot ...More..

Tunisia vs. England - Football Match Report
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Tunisia vs. England - Football Match Report

With the "Fubo Premier" bundle, you will get access to all four of the World Cup soccer TV channels in most markets. In Kane, Southgate has a man who can make a difference and make any defence anxious - pre...More..

by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

'Mo Salah is fit', Egypt coach warns Russian Federation

The Egyptians on the other hand head for their second fixture after conceding a defeat against Uruguay in their first outing this World Cup. " Egypt has, I don't want to say the fastest, one of the fastest p...More..

Belgium second-half masterclass destroys Panama
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Belgium second-half masterclass destroys Panama

Another of Belgium's Premier League stars provided Lukaku with his second as Chelsea playmaker Hazard burst forward on the counter and released the 25-year-old for a deft chip over Penedo - his 38th global go...More..

Gareth Southgate says England are well-prepared to face Tunisia
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Gareth Southgate says England are well-prepared to face Tunisia

England will go into their opening game of the World Cup against Tunisia on Monday free of the psychological burden that has built up after a string of limp tournament exits, manager Gareth Southgate sai...More..

Buzz kill - Gnats swarm players during Tunisia v England game
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Buzz kill - Gnats swarm players during Tunisia v England game

All of them have at least 50 caps each and play at the highest level of club football. "Maybe if I go back and look at match I can see what fouls were committed", he said. The journey had sometimes been tough...More..

Israel’s Lieberman gloats over Messi World Cup penalty miss
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Israel’s Lieberman gloats over Messi World Cup penalty miss

With 20 minutes left, Mandzukic was blatantly brought down in the box by a near-chokehold from William Troost-Ekong. It was the fifth penalty awarded in four World Cup matches on Saturday. To many, Lionel Me...More..

Gamble on England's system brings World Cup reward for bold Gareth Southgate
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Gamble on England's system brings World Cup reward for bold Gareth Southgate

After Belgium thrashed Panama 3-0 in the other Group G game on Monday, the pressure was on England to deliver only their second win in their last nine games at World Cups. The group, along with deputy British a...More..

Germany v Mexico, 17 June 2018
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Germany v Mexico, 17 June 2018

Well, not everyone is in doubt. " The coach [Joachim Löw] is right when he said that we lost a lot of balls ". "There's no reason to fall apart because you lose one game ". Costa Rica and Real Madrid custod...More..

Kane, Sterling start up front for England
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Kane, Sterling start up front for England

Gareth Southgate's side missed a host of gilt-edged chances in the first half and were then frustrated by a resolute Tunisian side who looked to have claimed a vital point. Ben Youssef. 'It was tough but we ...More..

Nikola Kalinic: Croatia send striker home after back injury claim
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Nikola Kalinic: Croatia send striker home after back injury claim

Dalic declined to answer any questions over the issue. He did the same thing against Brazil and England, saying he wasn't ready, and for yesterday's training session too. Dalic's decision proved correct as Kram...More..

Phil Mickelson moving ball: Twitter goes wild US Open mistake
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Phil Mickelson moving ball: Twitter goes wild US Open mistake

Mickelson, who turned 48 on Saturday, hit a moving ball at the par-4 13th hole at Shinnecock Hills Golf Club. "I don't mean disrespect by anybody", added the five-time major victor, who turned 48 on Satur...More..

Raonic powers past Pouille into Stuttgart final
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Raonic powers past Pouille into Stuttgart final

The 36-year-old will regain the world number one ranking on Monday and is playing next week as top seed in Halle as he continues his comeback after skipping the clay-court season. "I didn't give Guido many chan...More..

Morocco coach Herve Renard remains hopeful despite World Cup defeat to Iran
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Morocco coach Herve Renard remains hopeful despite World Cup defeat to Iran

Iran and Morocco have never met at the World Cup . Iran have conceded just two goals in their last four matches, keeping three clean sheets. Iran breezed through qualifying with 12 clean sheets and w...More..

Iran Have Won Their First World Cup Game In 20 Years
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Iran Have Won Their First World Cup Game In 20 Years

Right up until the end, when Iran put a hard ball in on a free kick and Bouhaddouz headed into his own net. It was Iran's second win in 13 matches at the World Cup , and Asia's first since the 2010 tourn...More..

Technology helps France beat Australia
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Technology helps France beat Australia

In a good position to judge whether Josh Risdon's tackle on France star Antoine Griezmann was legal or not, referee Andres Cunha turned down penalty appeals in the 54th minute before the game was stop...More..

Iran defeat Morocco 1-0
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Iran defeat Morocco 1-0

Iran's preparations have been disrupted by U.S. sanctions against the country, with American sportswear giant Nike refusing to supply equipment to the team and both Greece and Kosovo cancelling friendly matche...More..