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Fourth summer signing imminent, BBC reporter confirms transfer move

The timing will depend on whether he flies straight from Russian Federation to London now Uruguay are out of the World Cup following their quarter-final defea...


Defeat is saddest moment of my career-Neymar

If we play well, we can create a lot of chances. - Make your daily ESPN FC Match Predictor picks! Most of us will never become World Cup superstars. "Th...


'Skilful' Neymar is 'not an actor': Lukaku

Hence, Brazil will have a lot of work to do if they want to maintain the match-winning streak over Belgium . Neymar now has two goals to his name for Br...


Thibaut Courtois responds to claims he mocked Jordan Pickford

The Belgium No1 was accused of mocking Pickford after England's number one failed to save Adnan Januzaj's goal in the sides' Group G clash. Southgate po...


Former UCLA basketball player reportedly dead after police standoff

At approximately 2:30am SWAT located an unresponsive male inside the residence. Once inside they found Honeycutt completely unresponsive with what appeared to b...


Manu Ginobili, Gregg Popovich wish Tony Parker the best in Charlotte

Still, even though it makes sense why the Spurs have moved on, it's going to be unusual to see Parker in a uniform other than the black and white of the Spurs. ...


Federer, Serena in Wimbledon masterclass as Wozniacki crashes

Venus reached her ninth Wimbledon final a year ago, but the American star was denied a sixth title by Garbine Muguruza. "Credit to her, she just played really...


Sweden 1-0 Switzerland

Much of the pre-tournament talk was over whether they would miss Zlatan Ibrahimovic , who retired from global duty at the end of the 2016 European Championship...


Brazil Doctor Gives Bizarre Reason For Marcelo Injury In Serbia Game

Note that if Tite really releases these 11 players, then the seats in the composition will not be found for one of the best players of the Brazilians in this to...


Martinez: De Bruyne Influence "Essential" For Belgium

The main questions following disappointing defeats in the 2014 World Cup and the 2016 European Championship centred on the team's character. "The team has e...


Horner: Mercedes' apology to Hamilton was 'bizarre'

But has the first double retirement for reliability reasons since the 1955 Italian Grand Prix had an affect on the team or is it simply back to business as usua...


England defender terms Colombia as 'dirtiest team'

An intriguing side-plot throughout the 2018 World Cup in Russia , Diego Maradona has chose to take a decisive step back from critical remarks he directed at Fe...


Serena Williams advances to third round at Wimbledon

It's an odd tradition that some complain is a gender inequity in need of change, while others simply shrug it off. "Is there a spray?" she said. In addition to ...


Former champion Venus crashes out of Wimbledon in third round

Djokovic has now made the third round for 10 consecutive years and will face either British 21st seed Kyle Edmund or United States qualifier Bradley Klahn. Aske...


Cavani injury update offers mixed news for Uruguay ace

Cavani struck in the seventh minute of Saturday's last-16 tie in Sochi to put Uruguay in control, but Portugal hit back after the interval when Pepe headed ...


Verstappen wins in Austria as Vettel grabs lead in standings

As his rivals fell by the wayside with the problem or via mechanical problems, the Dutchman was free to manage his own race at the head of the field and kept hi...


22 pubs to watch the England v Sweden match in Northampton

Maradona, notorious in England for his famous "Hand of God" goal at the 1986 tournament, said the American official should have penalised Harry Kane rather ...


England clinch first World Cup shootout win in intimidating sea of yellow

Kane's strike also sees the 24-year-old match Lionel Messi's total record of World Cup goals , on his debut at the tournament. Luke Cook, 23, of Dereham, sai...


Ko surges into contention with strong second round at KPMG

The two, along with Nasa Hataoka of Japan, finished the 72 holes tied at 10-under. Hataoka chipped in from a back bunker on No. 7 and added a second eagle o...


3 reasons France vs Argentina was the best World Cup game ever

Pepe headed Portugal level in the 55th minute, the first goal Uruguay have conceded in the tournament. Messi though was unable to find the net, leavin...


Russia Pulls Off Huge Upset, Knocks Out Spain In 2018 World Cup

Spain were dominating possession but complacency edged into their game and the next big chance fell to Russian Federation in the 36th minute, Golovin bending...


Suarez - One man doesn’t make a team

Unfortunately, things didn't go to plan for either man with both getting early planes home after their respecitve nations bowed out at the last 16 stage - Arge...


England wins first ever World Cup shootout to reach quarters

England captain and Tottenham star Kane - who has more than seven million followers across Twitter and Instagram - is active on social channels. Gareth Sout...


Zanetti: "Ronaldo To Juventus? It Doesn't Concern Me"

It was reported by French journalist Baptiste Ripart (h/t Football Espana ) that Los Blancos were to pay €272 million (£240 million) to sign the France global ...


Russia adds to list of famous World Cup upsets

Andres Iniesta , 34, and Gerard Pique , 31 - who won the World Cup alongside Ramos in 2010 - have already confirmed that they are leaving the national setup ...


Blockbuster move: LeBron James signs with the Los Angeles Lakers

The Lakers are expected to keep building a star-powered team to surround James. Even as an iconic 10-story banner of James is about to be removed from a C...


Messi, Ronaldo World Cup exits signal changing of the guard

Neymar scored the first goal in Brazil's 2-0 win over Mexico to double his World Cup tally, and Meunier admitted that keeping the 26-year-old at bay in Fri...


Pelicans, Randle agree to 2-year deal

DeMarcus Cousins has been mentioned as a possibility for the Lakers, who might be interested in bringing him in. Player option second year. JaVale McGee is...


Kevin Durant: Set to re-sign with Warriors

The New York Times first reported the news. "We are thrilled to have Kevin Durant with us this time around". Yes, this was a team that took the Warrio...


Mexico can't match quality, depth of Brazil

A toe-poked attempt to beat Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa in the 88th minute was diverted into the path of Robert Firmino, who scored with a tap-in just...


The Warriors remain light years ahead, sign DeMarcus Cousins

So does Boston - which, coincidentally, gave away the No. 9 jersey that Rondo used to wear there Monday by completing the long-expected signing of Brad Wanamake...


Cleveland Cavaliers Interested In Trading For Kemba Walker

While the national pundits are all but saying James' designer bags are packed, the buzz in Northeast Ohio has been more positive of late. In what could be a p...


Fans react to blistering start in Croatia v Denmark

Modric takes, but doesn't find a teammate. However, it's straight into the arms of Subasic in goal for Croatia . Pione Sisto (for Braithwaite 105) - 6 ...


Denmark vs. Croatia odds, lines, expert picks, and top insider predictions

Denmark head coach Hareide told Fifa.com: "Christian has played a fantastic qualification campaign". The Danes have not lost in their last 18 Federation Inte...


Spain, Russia drawing 1-1 after 90 minutes

With Sergio Ramos and Sergei Ignashevich tangling at the doorstep and going to ground, the ball hit off the Russian Federation defender , whose back was to...


Croatia vs. Denmark - Football Match Report

Both teams concidentally had their best World Cup showings 20 years ago. "I was nine years old". Croatia were passing the ball around nicely in the open...


Ronaldo gone as Portugal knocked out of World Cup

In the second half, Portugal was able to answer with a corner kick header from Pepe to tie things up and give Uruguay their first goal against since Novembe...


Spurs Now Reportedly Ready to Trade Kawhi Leonard

ESPN reported that there is a belief that James is hesitant to be the first star to join the Lakers, thus landing Leonard could be an important first step for ...


We can limit 'outstanding' Messi, says France coach Deschamps

After Argentina's victory over Nigeria, Sampaoli headed to the dressing room without celebrating alongside his players, but Lionel Messi went over to hug hi...


Gareth Southgate: Colombia clash is England's biggest in a decade

There have been two games so far that have produced seven goals in each. "Had we been in their shoes we would also be quite disappointed because one can somet...