• Germany set to be without Hummels against Sweden
Germany set to be without Hummels against Sweden

The hapless Koreans, who have no points after two matches and have only won one of their last 11 World Cup fixtures, can still theoretically qualify for the next round but they need to beat Germany and hope Mexico win against Sweden. "People behaved in ways that you don't do", Andersson said. "It probably helps me that they don't know too much ab...

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  • Southgate won't blame injured Alli for playing through pain barrier
Southgate won't blame injured Alli for playing through pain barrier

Defender Kyle Walker was also asked about the leaked note - and, like Southgate, urged the media to keep any information to themselves in order to help the national team. "We knocked it on the head at that". "Given that was a squad list, it doesn't make any difference". The Three Lions continue their World Cup against Panama on Sunday, wi...

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  • NBA Draft: 5 Biggest Losers
NBA Draft: 5 Biggest Losers

According to ESPN's Pedro Gomez - who captured the photo - the billboard featuring No. 1 overall pick Deandre Ayton , guard Devin Booker and forward Josh Jackson was put up along Interstate 10 on Friday following the draft , just west of State Route 143 in Phoenix.

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  • Cesc Fabregas Questions Cristiano Ronaldo's World Cup Goals
Cesc Fabregas Questions Cristiano Ronaldo's World Cup Goals

For reasons hard to fathom, they have looked ponderous and lacking in creative thrust throughout coach Jorge Sampaoli's year in charge despite boasting Messi and other big names like Paulo Dybala, Gonzalo Higuain, Sergio Aguero and Angel Di Maria.

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  • World Cup Group G match report Belgium v Tunisia 23 June 2018
World Cup Group G match report Belgium v Tunisia 23 June 2018

They are yet to lose to African opposition at a World Cup , while Tunisia have never beaten a European side at a finals. The Chelsea star sprinted onto De Bruyne's lofted pass, held off two defenders, rounded keeper Ben Mustapha and tapped home Belgium's fourth goal in the 51st minute.

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  • Senegal beats Poland 2-1, 1st African win at World Cup
Senegal beats Poland 2-1, 1st African win at World Cup

Senegal took the lead in the 37th minute, when Idrissa Gueye's 20-yard-strike took a huge deflection off the unfortunate Thiago Cionek and bobbled past a wrong-footed Wojciech Szczęsny. I got calls today from all over Africa and we are proud of that. Egypt , Morocco , Nigeria and Tunisia had been outscored 6-1 as African teams started ...

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  • Cavs Reveal Latest Plans Regarding Their 1st-Round Draft Pick
Cavs Reveal Latest Plans Regarding Their 1st-Round Draft Pick

But if I was him, I wouldn't be trying to get four, five and six because it ain't going to matter. While it doesn't look like a ton of big names will be moved, there's potential for a few teams to be busy on the trade market if the prospects they covet are available at the right price.

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  • Iran frustrated by Spain
Iran frustrated by Spain

In the first half, Iran played well and defended strongly and Spain could not score however they dominted the majority of the contest. After a goalless first half in Kazan in which the Iranians frustrated Spain , the resistance was finally broken on 54 minutes through a fortuitous goal from Diego Costa , when the ball bounced back off Ram...

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  • England's cricketers set one-day record against Australia
England's cricketers set one-day record against Australia

The 242-run defeat is also their heaviest in ODIs. "It's a shock", said Langer after the game at Trent Bridge. On a rather flat pitch, England's power-packed batting lineup capitalised by mercilessly slaughtering the Australian bowling unit.

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  • Uruguay vs Saudi Arabia | 20 Jun 2018
Uruguay vs Saudi Arabia | 20 Jun 2018

It is set to face Luis Suarez's Uruguay on Wednesday before concluding group play next week against Egypt . Saudi Arabia , who have not won a World Cup game since their debut in 1994, have zero points, just like Egypt, who lost 3-1 to Russian Federation on Tuesday.

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  • The Complete and Final 2018 NBA Mock Draft
The Complete and Final 2018 NBA Mock Draft

It's official: Luka Doncic will be in attendance for the 2018 NBA Draft . With the Phoenix Suns reportedly set on taking Arizona's Deandre Ayton with the top overall pick, the Hawks will have to hope the Sacramento Kings pass on taking Doncic at number two so that they can take him at number three.

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  • Poland 1 - 2 Senegal | 19 Jun 2018
Poland 1 - 2 Senegal | 19 Jun 2018

Similarly, despite their athletic and physical prowess, their set pieces - an important element at this World Cup - were ineffective offensively. "We played better after the break but it wasn't enough and we're not very happy with two goals from our mistakes".

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  • Plane carrying Saudi Arabia's World Cup team catches fire
Plane carrying Saudi Arabia's World Cup team catches fire

Despite the incident, the aircraft was able to land safely and the team are continuing their preparations for their group game against Uruguay on Wednesday. 'In South Africa, we used all of our players apart from the reserve goalkeepers. Uruguay are determined not to be complacent, given that tournament favorites Brazil, Germany, Spain and Arge...

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  • Anxiety hit us hard, Brazil coach says after Switzerland draw
Anxiety hit us hard, Brazil coach says after Switzerland draw

Brazil were left angered by Steven Zuber's equalising goal in Rostov-On-Don, arguing that Miranda was pushed, and also believed they should have had a second-half penalty for a challenge on Gabriel Jesus by Manuel Akanji. Brazil star Neymar sat out training on Monday following the 1-1 draw with Switzerland in their World Cup opener . Ten...

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  • Harry Kane late victor helps England beat Tunisia 2-1
Harry Kane late victor helps England beat Tunisia 2-1

Finally, Kane showcased on the global stage the predatory instinct in front of goal that has served Tottenham so well. Two years later, he left the club to go to Manchester United. Harry's a top, top striker. "The control from the back with the ball". The coolness England lacked for the middle section of this nervy performance was there throughou...

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  • Kane double helps England save face against Tunisia
Kane double helps England save face against Tunisia

From a Kieran Trippier corner, a glancing header from Harry Maguire found Kane at the back post and he cleverly nodded home to give England a winning start. England had penalty claims of their own turned down before struggling to maintain their intensity after halftime. If they could grow quickly as a team, he predicted they would go far in ...

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  • World Cup celebrations trigger artificial natural disaster in Mexico
World Cup celebrations trigger artificial natural disaster in Mexico

We'll always go toe-to-toe'. Time and again their backline was caught out by blistering Mexican counter-attacks and, were the opponents that bit more ruthless, they would have conceded far more than just one goal. After Lozano's goal, Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa pulled off a spectacular save to keep the score level, palming Toni Kroos' ...

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  • SL Captain Chandimal charged for breaching ICC Code of Conduct
SL Captain Chandimal charged for breaching ICC Code of Conduct

According to a tweet from the ICC, the charge comes following a breach from Chandimal of Article 2.2.9 of the ICC's code of conduct which states that the condition of the ball had been altered by "unfair" means. The same charge was levelled against Australia batsman Cameron Bancroft who was caught on camera rubbing a piece of sandpaper on the ball ...

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  • Dahlberg: On 48th birthday, Phil Mickelson acts like a 10-year-old
Dahlberg: On 48th birthday, Phil Mickelson acts like a 10-year-old

Lefty was 2-under after the hole, where on Saturday he purposely whacked his golf ball back toward the hole as it was rolling off the green for a two-shot penalty. While nothing will top what he did on Saturday, this is arguably just as odd of a move, calling even more attention to a situation that you'd think he'd want to let die down.

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  • Russia 2018: Pogba helps France beat Australia
Russia 2018: Pogba helps France beat Australia

After a disjointed first half, the game sparked into life shortly after the interval as referee Andres Cunha awarded a penalty to France after consulting VAR and deciding that Josh Risdon had clipped Antoine Griezmann just inside the area.

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  • Steven Zuber denies Brazil opening win as Switzerland secure a point
Steven Zuber denies Brazil opening win as Switzerland secure a point

However, Switzerland , who had looked toothless throughout the first half, got back on level terms five minutes into the second period when Zuber rose unmarked to head home a corner kick. Another alternative to watch Switzerland vs Brazil is to try out the FuboTV 7-day free trial . Steven Zuber then headed in the equalizer in the 50th.

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  • Rashford unconcerned by 'slight niggle' ahead of World Cup opener
Rashford unconcerned by 'slight niggle' ahead of World Cup opener

Let us know in the comments. "We like the fact we have taken the hotel just for ourselves because I think that is good for the balance of working, but also for the players being able to relax and have some time for themselves". He played no part in the curtain-raiser against Russian Federation two years ago but came off the bench at half-time aga...

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  • Mo Salah reacts when mascot touches injured shoulder in World Cup opener
Mo Salah reacts when mascot touches injured shoulder in World Cup opener

Nigeria will play against Croatia in the other game of the group. Egypt faces host Russian Federation in St. Petersburg on Tuesday, and then take on Saudi Arabia on June 25 in the team's final group stage match. Luis Suarez will be chasing redemption on Friday when Uruguay face Egypt in his first World Cup appearance since being thrown ou...

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  • Saudi Arabia will be Russia's acid test in World Cup opener
Saudi Arabia will be Russia's acid test in World Cup opener

Saudi Arabia head into Thursday's contest having failed to win a match in their last three appearances at a World Cup . After receiving his Man of the Match award, he said: "There are no words to express what I'm feeling". When Dzagoev limped out midway through the first half with what appeared to be a hamstring injury, Russia's hopes of ac...

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  • Eight injured in Moscow after taxi mounts pavement
Eight injured in Moscow after taxi mounts pavement

CCTV footage posted on social media showed the cab driving about ten meters (yards) along the crowded pavement before hitting a traffic sign and coming to a partial stop. All of the injured had been taken to hospital. There are no fatalities but at least one woman has serious injuries although she is not believed to be critical, according to Interf...

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  • Brazil Defender Marcelo Calls Neymar, Ronaldo Best Footballers in World Right Now
Brazil Defender Marcelo Calls Neymar, Ronaldo Best Footballers in World Right Now

In converting the penalty, Ronaldo created a bit of history - not just at World Cup level, but in terms of all major worldwide competitions. We are not the favourites so we will try to do our best. Ronaldo led from the front and scored a hat-trick to help Portugal play out a thrilling draw against 2010 champions Spain in Sochi on Friday. Ro...

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  • Phil Mickelson Loses His Mind On U.S. Open Putting Green
Phil Mickelson Loses His Mind On U.S. Open Putting Green

It's a two-stroke penalty and in some cases could lead to disqualification. The five-times major champion Mickelson had a meltdown after his short putt missed the hole and kept trickling, and trickling, down the hill. As the biggest bridesmaid in U.S. Open history with a record six runner-up finishes, one of those coming at this same (but differe...

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  • Salah confirmed fit for Uruguay tie
Salah confirmed fit for Uruguay tie

Gimenez jumped in the area and headed home a free kick from Atletico Madrid teammate Diego Godin. "Mo Salah is an important player for us but you need to have a good team, and we have a good team", he said. Disappointingly, we won't be forced to listen to "Robbie Williams's greatest hits, featuring Opera Lady" today and instead there will be no g...

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  • Edmonton likely to host matches, as North America wins bid
Edmonton likely to host matches, as North America wins bid

Other cities on the list are Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Cincinnati, Dallas, Denver, Edmonton, Guadalajara, Houston, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Mexico City, Monterrey, Montreal, Nashville, New York/NewJersey, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Toronto and Washington, DC.

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  • Clinical India register big win over Afghanistan in one-off Test
Clinical India register big win over Afghanistan in one-off Test

Afghanistan were only made full members of the International Cricket Council past year along with Ireland, who lost their debut Test to Pakistan last month. He conceded 154 runs, bowling 34.4 overs. Umesh Yadav removed the openers and Nabi to reduce Afghanistan to 24-4 within seven overs. Unlike in the first innings, there was some semblan...

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