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Steve McManaman shared his World Cup knockout predictions after the group stage

For Belgium this is probably a missed opportunity, an unwanted reminder that they weren't good enough as a team to reach the final their talented players were p...


Chelsea announce Sarri as manager and make €64m signing

Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has accused Maurizio Sarri of making "errors in judgement" throughout last season. His Chelsea side won the Pre...


Reputations burnished, others buffeted at 'best FIFA World Cup ever'

The majority of the heavy lifting in terms of logistics is almost complete; all that remains is the third-place playoff pitting Belgium against England later Sa...


Fit-again Croatia ready for seismic event, says coach Dalic

Southgate is determined to paint a positive picture of England's tournament, despite the agony of missing out on their first final since 1966. He added: "I ...


Modric wins the Golden Ball at the World Cup

Modric has covered more yards than any player at the World Cup , registering 63.03 kilometers (39 miles) in six games, according to Federation Internationale d...


France primed for World Cup glory

LONDON - England's 1966 World Cup hat trick hero Geoff Hurst says Gareth Southgate's young team can match the achievement of Alf Ramsey's men and go all the...


Jabari Parker, Chicago Bulls making progress on offer sheet

Adding a talented player like Parker at a decent price never a bad thing, especially when having the option to have him for only one year like the Bulls do. H...


Louis Cardinals Have Fired Manager Mike Matheny

The team named bench coach Mike Shildt interim manager. A press conference is scheduled for 11 am Sunday in St. Louis. "I would like to thank Mike for his e...


Vettel hits back over Hamilton's accusation of underhand Ferrari tactics

In James Allison's words "do you think it is deliberate or incompetence?' So, this leaves us with a judgement". Raikkonen held his hand up and admitted he had...


Kylian Mbappe becomes youngest since Pele to score in World Cup final

At an estimated cost of over 14.2 billion dollars, it is the most expensive World Cup ever. We have seen France are efficient, and are able to stop teams ...


Why Serena Williams doesn't want coach to speak at Wimbledon

She was spraying balls. Williams previously wrote about her traumatic birth in an article for CNN , "I nearly died after giving birth to my daughter, Olymp...


Wimbledon 2018 -- Novak Djokovic-Rafael Nadal semifinal halted by Wimbledon curfew

The 36-year-old American takes on Angelique Kerber , who lost to Williams in the 2016 final. "This is unbelievable. It's by far the best grand slam I've ever...


Ten awesome facts about Croatia and the World Cup

From a childhood blighted by war to a successful playing career now being muddied by a criminal case, Luka Modric has arrived at the World Cup final with pl...


Jorginho follows Sarri to Chelsea on five-year deal

At this point, City sources claim, De Laurentiis reneged on the deal he had personally signed off, as the Chelsea package was the only way to recieve the mone...


Orioles make progress in Manny Machado trade talks, sources say

However, with July 31 nearly two weeks away, two teams specifically are the frontrunners. Chapman went on to help the Cubs win the National League and eventua...


England make five changes for final World Cup game

Federation Internationale de Football Association will name the best player in the tournament after the final between France and Croatia play, and Hazard was as...


FC Barcelona To Rival Real Madrid For Superstar Winger?

Hazard has won the Premier League title twice with Chelsea , in 2014-15 and 2016-17, since joining from Lille six years ago. "Zidane or no Zidane, the whit...


Serena Williams vs Angelique Kerber, Wimbledon 2018 final

Ahead of Saturday's Wimbledon final, Williams had opened up about her "wonderful friendship" with Markle. The 30-year-old looked incredibly confident throug...


Dylan Groenewegen wins stage eight of Tour de France

Dumoulin and his Sunweb team compounded the mechanical mishap by getting a 20-second penalty when Dumoulin stayed too close to the team vehicle while trying to ...


Alex Bregman sends awesome tweet after first All-Star Game nod

Find the full rosters for both the American League and National League here. The National League final vote players are Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Je...


Croatian football player Vida apologized to Russians for saying ‘Glory to Ukraine’

In what is starting to look like the beginning of a tradition, the children of Croatian players found their way onto Luzhniki Stadium amid the celebration of H...


Umtiti header sends France into World Cup final

In the other semifinal match to be held on Wednesday, Croatia and England will square off against each other to face France . France beat Belgium 1-0...


€56,000 statue gift for McGregor's birthday

The current UFC lightweight champion is slowly but surely preparing to defend his strap this fall and has a few names in mind for his next potential title defen...


Maurizio Sarri agrees to become Chelsea boss, with Gianfranco Zola as assistant

Conte leaves amid reports in the British and Italian media that former Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri will take over at Chelsea for next season. Sarri's ar...


Trump visit to United Kingdom begins on awkward note

More than 60,000 people have signed up to demonstrate in London on Friday when protesters intend to fly a large balloon over parliament portraying Trump as a...


Belgium favored in third-place match over England

Southgate said: "We have a captain whose first thought all tournament has been how can he help the team to progress. If we win, we can look back on it with a ...


Anderson topples marathon man Isner in longest ever Wimbledon semi-final

Nadal had a more hard path than Djokovic to the semifinals, after a four-hour, five-set thriller over Juan Martín del Potro in the quarterfinals. The Athletic...


Conte 'disgusted' over his Chelsea sacking

That's not to mention the fact that Conte boasts the best win percentage (65.1%) of any Chelsea manager in the Premier League era . But The Sun say Chelse...


Isaiah Thomas Will Hope To Reignite His Career With The Denver Nuggets

Isaiah Thomas #7, then of the Los Angeles Lakers , looks to pass the ball during the game against the Orlando Magic at STAPLES Center on March 7, 2017 in Los ...


Liverpool have announced the signing of Xherdan Shaqiri from Stoke City

His Stoke side suffered relegation to the Championship last season, but he looks likely to remain in the top flight and link up with the Merseyside club . "He ...