Monday October 15-th, 2018

Lionel Messi and Argentina teammates’ revolt after bid to sack Sampaoli tumbles Lionel Messi and Argentina teammates’ revolt after bid to sack Sampaoli tumbles

The two-time world champions must beat Nigeria in Saint Petersburg on Tuesday if they are to avoid a premature exit from the World Cup following a disastrous 3-0 defeat by Croatia . Presumably though, Sampaoli will be sacked if Argentina do not ...

Honda deal is positive for Red Bull, says Max Verstappen Honda deal is positive for Red Bull, says Max Verstappen

The Japanese manufacturer endured three disappointing seasons with McLaren before ending their partnership in 2017 and joining hands with Toro Rosso - Red Bull's sister team - and this season they have shown positive signs in terms of performance a...

Spurs to explore all options with Kawhi Leonard Spurs to explore all options with Kawhi Leonard

When prompted about how things are going with him, Buford made it clear that San Antonio plans on making a push to convince Leonard to stick around. " I think what you're starting to see now is an individual given a certain amount of advice, and it...

Argentina is reportedly rebelling against manager Jorge Sampaoli Argentina is reportedly rebelling against manager Jorge Sampaoli

Argentina have their World Cup base at Bronnitsy in Moscow Region, around 50km from the capital, and the sculpture will be put on display in the town. "In football there is no pity and we will not gift anything to Messi". "So we can not give up ...

'Just emotion' - Swiss defend goal celebrations 'Just emotion' - Swiss defend goal celebrations

Serbia was furious when Brych failed to award a spot-kick in the 66th minute after Aleksandar Mitrovic was wrestled to the ground in the penalty area by Swiss defenders Stephan Lichtsteiner and Fabian Schaer. The players are both ethnic Albanian and ...

Hernandez nets as Mexico see off South Korea Hernandez nets as Mexico see off South Korea

This time, the roles were reversed as Hirving Lozano led the charge up the field before feeding a pass to Hernandez, who calmly skipped inside a defender before finishing into the back of the net. After the match - as is usual - passionate soccer f...

Real Madrid joins race for France worldwide Real Madrid joins race for France worldwide

Liverpool have already completed the signing of midfielder Fabinho from Monaco and have Naby Keita arriving from RB Leipzig but there attempt to bring in Nabil Fekir from Lyon broke down earlier this month. "The fact that things didn't conclude with...

Brazil take on Costa Rica in must win clash Brazil take on Costa Rica in must win clash

Neymar seemed panicked for most of the second half as his shots sailed over the bar or simply missed the mark, and he complained over almost every call. "Cry as much as you want, only you know what you went through to be at the World Cup". "He deser...

Egypt's Essam El-Hadary now World Cup's oldest player saves penalty Egypt's Essam El-Hadary now World Cup's oldest player saves penalty

Saudi Arabia tried to test Al Hadary early, with Hussain Al Mogahwi attempting a speculative chance from distance in the third minute, but it hooked well wide of the goal. We reckon that both for him and the rest of the squad that will come as a hug...

FIFA Investigating Granit Xhaka And Xherdan Shaqiri After Gestures FIFA Investigating Granit Xhaka And Xherdan Shaqiri After Gestures

But it is not just the Swiss hatchet man's tackling ability that makes him such an invaluable player to this Swiss side, he also brings an air of composure to the midfield and compliments this with his brilliant passing ability, as he only mispla...

Gisele was pretty pumped for Brazil’s dramatic World Cup win Gisele was pretty pumped for Brazil’s dramatic World Cup win

The foward struggled in the opening game with Switzerland, but scored a last-minute goal for his country in their 2-0 win over Costa Rica , and Brazil team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar has confirmed he has been passed fully fit ahead of Wednesday's final...

Argentine sports channel holds freaky minute silence after Croatia defeat Argentine sports channel holds freaky minute silence after Croatia defeat

There was neither chance, room or time (with the ball) for Messi", said Dalic on Friday. Simeone is said to have made the comments in a WhatsApp audio message to Atletico assistant, German Burgos, which has since been leaked in Spain. The two-time ...

Hafeez, Junaid return for Zimbabwe tour Hafeez, Junaid return for Zimbabwe tour

The selectors have also picked uncapped batsman Sahabzada Farhan for the T20 tri-series which will take place in Harare from July 1 to 8 with Australia and Zimbabwe the other teams in the competition. Yasir last played an ODI in August 2016 while Jun...

Spieth, others try to bounce back Spieth, others try to bounce back

Brian Harman of the United States plays his shot from the seventh tee during the second round of the Travellers Championship on June 22, 2018, in Cromwell, Conn. It was also a good day for Pádraig Harrington (46), who fired his first bogey-free round...

Argentina: Verón questions Sampaoli for leaving Icardi out Argentina: Verón questions Sampaoli for leaving Icardi out

Argentina will face the Super Eagles of Nigeria in their last Group D match at Russian Federation 2018 World Cup in which a win for them could guarantee their passage to the round of 16. "I get the feeling there's a general anger at the heart of t...

Jos Buttler 'mesmerising' as England complete Australia whitewash Jos Buttler 'mesmerising' as England complete Australia whitewash

Paine was thrust into the test captaincy role after Australian cricket was rocked by the ball-tampering incident in South Africa in March, creating a leadership vacuum with both Smith and his deputy David Warner handed one-year suspensions.

Sampaoli strife deepens misery for Argentine coaches at World Cup Sampaoli strife deepens misery for Argentine coaches at World Cup

After a draw and a loss in their opening two World Cup games Argentina are on the verge of going out in the Group Stages and Lionel Messi is coming under a lot of criticism but he shouldn't be the only one. "According to the information the Local O...

Halle final loss drops Federer from No.1

His dropped points from last year's result allows Nadal to take over the top spot in the world rankings despite not competing in the tournament. The 21-year-old Croat saved three of the four break points he faced and took his second match point to ...

Pogba admits to falling out with Mourinho Pogba admits to falling out with Mourinho

The Manchester United midfielder has helped Les Bleus record wins over Australia and Peru in Russian Federation, sending them through to the last 16 with a game to spare in Group C. We do know that nothing is going to be easy, as you have seen in t...

Romelu Lukaku, Eden Hazard, Dries Mertens doubtful for England game

Belgium were unbeaten in qualifying and wins in their opening two games in Russian Federation mean the Red Devils have won 11 of their 12 competitive matches under Martinez. "He will tell you, he's not here to be the top goalscorer in the World Cup...

Spain, Portugal target last 16 as Russia ride momentum Spain, Portugal target last 16 as Russia ride momentum

France's two wins from two has seen them through, and a draw against Denmark will seal top spot. Wins or draws for Brazil against Serbia and Switzerland against Costa Rica will send both through. Despite two losses South Korea still have a slim cha...

Messi, Mascherano to pick Argentina’s team

I've been saying it since before the World Cup , there was no chance they would win it because of that defence. Even if Iceland claim a first ever World Cup victory, Argentina could still progress on goal difference. Ronaldo has smashed severa...

Petra Kvitova, Magdalena Rybarikova reach final of Birmingham Classic Petra Kvitova, Magdalena Rybarikova reach final of Birmingham Classic

After breaking serve twice in the first set, Kvitova broke twice more in the second, unafraid to take risks by hitting so flat and hard that her margins for error were often very small. Kvitova and Rybarikova have played each other six times, with ...

Jimmy Durmaz racial abuse Jimmy Durmaz racial abuse

Toni Kroos stepped up to give his side the crucial three points in the dying minutes of their second match of Group F. "A number of complaints have been made with the Swedish FA as the plaintiff so that Jimmy can concentrate on what he is here to ...

Who’s Through And Who’s Out Ahead Of The Final Group Fixtures? Who’s Through And Who’s Out Ahead Of The Final Group Fixtures?

A big win and they could still win the group, if Croatia lose, but that's very unlikely. Germany will qualify if they win by two or more goals, or if they better Sweden's result against Mexico . Mexico need only a point against Sweden to ...

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