Monday December 17-th, 2018

England Beat Colombia in Penalty Shootout, Progress to Quarters — FIFA WC England Beat Colombia in Penalty Shootout, Progress to Quarters — FIFA WC

England , though, did it the hard way having been moments from a 1-0 victory through a penalty by captain Harry Kane just before the hour - only for Colombia to snatch a dramatic equaliser when defender Yerry Mina headed in during stoppage-time...

Man Utd complete signing of Lee Grant from Stoke Man Utd complete signing of Lee Grant from Stoke

He didn't have the most prolific season for the Old Lady last season as he notched up only five goals in the Serie A. However, the Croatian was often utilized out wide rather than played down the middle by the Italian giants. United sold Sam Johnston...

Radamel Falcao dropped some very salty comments after Colombia's loss to England Radamel Falcao dropped some very salty comments after Colombia's loss to England

England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford produced perhaps the greatest save of the Cup so far - but there were no televised replays of the magnificent goalkeeping moment. The Fox pub in central Auckland exploded with delirious England fans after the match-...

Kyle Larson wins NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Chicagoland Speedway Kyle Larson wins NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Chicagoland Speedway

Dale Jr. has made some offseason appearances during the Super Bowl , Olympics and Stanley Cup Final, but will officially make his way to the broadcast booth this weekend as NASCAR coverage shifts from FOX to NBC. Tyler Reddick started in front afte...

Liverpool Linked With Shock Move For Colombia World Cup Star Liverpool Linked With Shock Move For Colombia World Cup Star

The Red Devils take on Brazil in a quarter-final showdown on Friday. But aside from his global commitments, Courtois' Stamford Bridge future has been a hot topic in recent months. Courtois only has a year left in his current Chelsea contract and a...

England saves World Cup dream by ending penalty curse England saves World Cup dream by ending penalty curse

Marcus Rashford also converted his penalty and after Jordan Henderson's effort was saved, the Tottenham Hotspur pair of Kieran Trippier and Eric Dier stepped up to beat David Ospina while Colombia's final two penalty-takers fluffed their lines....

Making sense of NBA free agency dollars Making sense of NBA free agency dollars

But the Cavaliers assembled a weak supporting cast around James last season and attempted to revamp the team the trade deadline. According to Cleveland .com's Joe Vardon , James will officially become a free agent by turning down his contract o...

LeBron James won't meet in person with Cavs when free agency starts LeBron James won't meet in person with Cavs when free agency starts

The Cavaliers still advanced to the NBA Finals for the fourth straight season, but the Warriors swept James, who turned in a Herculean effort. The Cavaliers can re-sign James, but they don't have the salary-cap flexibility to sign other free ag...

LeBron James won't meet in person with Cavs when free agency starts LeBron James won't meet in person with Cavs when free agency starts

The Cavaliers still advanced to the NBA Finals for the fourth straight season, but the Warriors swept James, who turned in a Herculean effort. The Cavaliers can re-sign James, but they don't have the salary-cap flexibility to sign other free ag...

Liverpool boss Klopp: Salah and Firmino know we're back on track Liverpool boss Klopp: Salah and Firmino know we're back on track

Click through the gallery above to see Liverpool's highest-paid players, and what they earn weekly. "I see him [Nabil] every day in training and I'd like to do what he did". For the boys, they really know we are back on track. That delay has al...

Federation Internationale de Football Association fines World Cup host nation Russia for discriminatory banner Federation Internationale de Football Association fines World Cup host nation Russia for discriminatory banner

The offence was committed during the match between Serbia and Brazil. Mexico was fined 15,000 Swiss francs for crowd disturbance after their fans threw objects during their team's 3-0 loss to Sweden. Fans were also spotted throwing objects onto the...

Former Aggies star Robert Williams already revealing 'character concerns' with Celtics Former Aggies star Robert Williams already revealing 'character concerns' with Celtics

However, a pattern has somewhat emerged as Williams missed his first practice ahead of being part of the Celtics' Summer League roster because he missed his flight. "Just accountability and just stressing that this is a job". "So, Robert, like I said...

Nike has already started removing the iconic LeBron James banner in Cleveland Nike has already started removing the iconic LeBron James banner in Cleveland

The Lakers went into this offseason aiming to completely revamp their roster by going after Paul George, James and Leonard. To be fair, the top four markets make total sense. For example, Seth Curry agreed to terms on a two-year, $2.75 million cont...

Zimbabwe's rugby union team sleep rough in Tunisia Zimbabwe's rugby union team sleep rough in Tunisia

The Zimbabwe national team‚ now playing in African World Cup qualifiers‚ slept on the streets outside their hotel in Tunisia on Monday night because of poor facilities and lack of funds. The victor of the Gold Cup will qualify for the 2019 Rugby Worl...

England finally wins a shootout, advances to quarters over Colombia England finally wins a shootout, advances to quarters over Colombia

And asked whether England can start dreaming of glory if they beat Colombia , Rooney said: "I think we should be dreaming now". "I've watched some of the games, but not too many games where you are getting caught up in everything and it's hard n...

Captain Sergio Ramos Posts Emotional Message After Spain's World Cup Exit Captain Sergio Ramos Posts Emotional Message After Spain's World Cup Exit

Fernando Hierro's side started positively at Luzhniki Stadium and broke the deadlock as Sergei Ignashevich directed the ball into his own net from a free-kick. They unexpectedly advanced. Losing to a world power in the round of 16 would be no s...

Japan's oracle octopus becomes sashimi Japan's oracle octopus becomes sashimi

An octopus who had predicted all three of Japan's group stage results at the World Cup has been turned into seafood. According to the Independent website , Rabio was placed in a plastic paddling pool and encouraged to pick one of three box...

Calum Chambers signs new long-term Gunners deal Calum Chambers signs new long-term Gunners deal

The 23-year-old - whose worldwide career has stalled since joining Arsenal from Southampton in 2014 with the last of his three caps coming four years ago - says he is keen to prove he is worthy of a regular run out for the first team to new manager U...

England tour: Krunal Pandya, Deepak Chahar get first India call England tour: Krunal Pandya, Deepak Chahar get first India call

The Board Of Control For Cricket In India ( BCCI ) on Sunday, named Deepak Chahar as replacement for the injured Jasprit Bumrah while Washington Sundar , who was also ruled out, made way for Krunal Pandya in India's T20 squad for the upcomin...

Akinfeev says fans inspired the team against Spain Akinfeev says fans inspired the team against Spain

By the end of the match the Spaniards had completed over a 1000 passes. They had, however, out-passed the home side 845 to 224. Possession soccer appears to be a relic, ready for a display case in soccer's version of the Hermitage museum.

Serena slams ‘shocking’ treatment over doping tests Serena slams ‘shocking’ treatment over doping tests

Serena Williams has shared inspiring words following her first-round Wimbledon win overnight - her first since becoming a mum a year ago. "You know, I nearly want to feel the need to go out there and be the best that I can be". I really don't like b...

All eyes on James Rodriguez for Colombia's clash with England All eyes on James Rodriguez for Colombia's clash with England

Colombia's players were strangely put out by the decision to pull Carlos Sanchez up for wrestling Kane to the deck, yet Henderson was the only player booked in a lengthy wait that ended with England's captain smashing home. All of a sudden the pub...

James Rodriguez injury: Colombia star will NOT play against England - pundit James Rodriguez injury: Colombia star will NOT play against England - pundit

United. "I think we have had more realism about what we have done this time and we should all enjoy the journey". Should England reach the quarterfinals , only the likes of Sweden, Switrzerland, Croatia and Russian Federation stand between the...

Cristiano Ronaldo-to-Juventus rumours played up by European papers Cristiano Ronaldo-to-Juventus rumours played up by European papers

He said: "I am going to enjoy this moment and in the next few days I will give an answer to the fans, who have always been at my side". But former Juventus managing director Luciano Moggi believes the Serie A champions should not look to sign Ron...

Low stays as Germany coach despite World Cup failure Low stays as Germany coach despite World Cup failure

Despite the win over their European rivals, losses to Mexico and South Korea have prompted much soul searching in Germany and led to intense speculation over the future of Low. "I will analyse together with my team, hold talks and draw the right conc...

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