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by | July 18, 2018 | 10:11

The Gunners will be joined out in Asia by some more of their big names, including Germany global Mesut Ozil. Following the shock early exit of Germany from the World Cup, playmaker Ozil has been on holiday and has yet to return to pre-season training, with Emery instead working with those Arsenal players not involved in Russian Federation 2018.

by | July 18, 2018 | 09:24

Liverpool reportedly decide to make a bid in the region of £62m for Roma goalkeeper Alisson . After Liverpool's defeat to Real Madrid in the Champions League final, it emerged that Karius had suffered a concussion after being elbowed by Sergio Ramos .

by | July 18, 2018 | 09:00

VideoTens of thousands of France fans flood the Champs Elysees in central Paris on Sunday to celebrate France's World Cup win. It is believed that 2018 FIFA World Cup victor Paul Pogba has been offered to FC Barcelona by his agent, following a hard two seasons at Manchester United .

by | July 18, 2018 | 08:58

Bhuvneshwar Kumar was out on the last ball, giving Willey a third wicket . But, after left-arm quick Willey had kept things tight early on, it was leg-spinner Rashid who did significant damage by taking two wickets in an over. They easily handled the threat of India wrist spinners Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal, who combined for 20 overs, conceded 96 overs, and no wickets .

by | July 18, 2018 | 08:45

I made all of my connections, even those with a swift turnaround, and my bags were on the same plane as I was. It is not the first time in Russian Federation the lightning-quick Paris Saint-Germain forward has drawn comparisons with the Brazilian great.

by | July 18, 2018 | 08:11

Trump added that he had "full faith and support" in U.S. intelligence agencies and as he repeated the remark, the lights in the room were suddenly dimmed off. Asked about the tweet and whether he held Russian Federation responsible for anything, Trump said he held "both countries responsible" thinks the United States has been "fooling" and that "we're all to blame".

by | July 16, 2018 | 06:00

Southgate preferred to focus on the positives. The two are good friends with Dalic calling Blazevic during this World Cup to get some advice. After all, as Southgate often said, what is the worst that can happen? He said: "I don't think we thought we would necessarily go to a World Cup and play in the manner that we did and the control that we did".

by | July 16, 2018 | 05:49

It's a big stepping stone from two years ago". "There were low expectations that relieved the pressure coming into the tournament but still pressure to get out of the group, win a knockout game and win a shootout and they coped with that.

by | July 16, 2018 | 05:32

Both he and Greipel were demoted from the sprint by the commissaires after the finish - effectively promoting Sagan to second on the stage. AG2R's Romain Bardet cracked in the heat of the final ascent and lost 31secs, while fellow contender Tom Dumoulin (Sunweb), the 2017 Giro d'Italia champion, lost almost a minute after suffering a mechanical problem.

by | July 16, 2018 | 03:06

Arriving in Russian Federation with plenty of doubters, he leaves having been one of the star performers of the World Cup, signing off by scoring France's third in their 4-2 defeat of Croatia in the final on Sunday afternoon. Paul Pogba played a key role in France's World Cup success. Croatia will have find ways to beat the French defence and that is going to be hard to do considering how worn out Mario Mandzukic and Luka Modric looked when they walked off the field.

by | July 16, 2018 | 01:09

After qualifying from Group C in first, France then saw off the challenges of Argentina, Uruguay and Belgium on route to the final. He captained France to their only World Cup victory to date in 1998, and it will be Les Bleus' third appearance at a World Cup final after their loss to Italy in 2006.

by | July 15, 2018 | 12:00

Following his shock loss to Australian journeyman Jeff Horn last time out, Pacquiao made a decision to change his corner team, and his new line-up paid immediate dividends. Scores of screaming Filipino fans in the stadium waved flags and chanted "Manny Manny" throughout the match. Pacquiao meanwhile recorded his 60th career victory en route to his 11th world title.

by | July 15, 2018 | 11:44

He added: "I thought Stones was absolutely outstanding and (goalkeeper Jordan) Pickford has had a wonderful tournament". "We are very happy that he's here with us and he's shown his values, not just as a coach but, more importantly, as a person, as a human being".

by | July 14, 2018 | 08:17

Even before the World Cup kicked off, the Liverpool defender seemed to think if any Croatian squad can, it's this one. Lovren continued the excellent form he displayed in the second half of Liverpool's season by repelling England and crushing their dreams of a first appearance in the final since 1966.

by | July 14, 2018 | 08:06

Or was it the court? 'I don't think it would have changed if I played there a year ago, ' the 20-time Grand Slam champion said. Federer , 36, breezed through the opening set in just 26 minutes, had a match point in the third set and was just two points from victory a couple of times in the epic fifth set that lasted 90 minutes.

by | July 14, 2018 | 08:06

After the epic six hours and 36 minutes semi-final encounter between Kevin Anderson and John Isner , top seed Nadal did not hit the first serve of his match against 12th-seeded Djokovic until 8.09pm. Anderson has dealt with many injuries throughout his career, and explained that when he underwent right wrist surgery, he practiced left-handed instead.

by | July 14, 2018 | 06:03

The show being put on by Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal was so good it could have been an instant classic had they been able to finish their semifinal before the tournament's 11 p.m. They both serve like demons, and don't return serves particularly well. Almost three punishing hours later they both left Centre Court with their title hopes still intact.

by | July 14, 2018 | 04:56

Writing Croatia's name in the history books: "We'll be in the history books for being, along with Uruguay, the smallest country to play in the final". "If we had a parade, that would have been one part of the country". I don't think anyone could have given any more. "I was born in 1966 so I'm a World Cup baby".

by | July 13, 2018 | 02:40

It's probably a longshot, but it is interesting to see that Toronto is being talked about alongside National Basketball Association heavyweights like the Los Angeles Lakers - Leonard's preferred choice - the Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers .

by | July 13, 2018 | 00:48

A defiant Paul Pogba believes he is proving at this World Cup that he is far more of a team player than the critics who accuse him of self-interest often claim and insisted no one could ever question his love for football. In London, an initial wave of elation turned to heartbreak as 30,000 beer-soaked fans in Hyde Park watched their team come up short. The match peaked with 26.6 million viewers as the final whistle blew at just after 9:30PM.

by | July 11, 2018 | 06:10

Raikkonen claiming third with three laps to go. "We are leaving with the British flag to hang in Maranello", he added. Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff went even further, suggesting that the collision was either deliberate or down to "incompetence".

by | July 11, 2018 | 06:06

World Cup victor and France great Thierry Henry, who followed a similar trajectory to the top as Mbappe, cited the latter's intelligence as the driving force behind his success. He stated he enjoyed the position but is willing to play anywhere in order to win the World Cup. They started a bit slow but have been upping their game as the tournament is progressing.

by | July 11, 2018 | 05:58

The story of slain New Orleans teen Renard Matthews went viral Monday because his family opted to prop his body up in front of a TV, wearing his favorite Celtics jersey, at his wake. The family released images from the wake. Food consisting of doritos and root beer was also nearby. The family chose to celebrate him in a unique way this past Sunday, surrounding him with his favorite snacks and "playing" NBA2K while wearing the jersey of Kyrie Irving .

by | July 11, 2018 | 05:36

If we are right collectively and defensively then individuals don't matter. Meanwhile, social media has been awash with support for the England team with several videos of celebrations following the win over Sweden going viral. "Any team in a World Cup semi-final is going to find the energy and going to find the motivation". Despite strolling to their 2-0 win over Sweden in the quarter-finals, England were pegged back late on against Colombia to take their round-of-16 tie into ...

by | July 11, 2018 | 05:10

The Thunder could save close to $100 million in luxury tax by waiving Anthony, then stretching his remaining $27.9 million over three seasons (the Thunder has until August 31 to stretch his contract). Swapping Melo for a player (s) of lesser value would also create a trade exception for OKC. As recently as the 2016-17 season, Anthony averaged 22.4 points, 5.9 rebounds, and 2.9 assists per game.

by | July 11, 2018 | 04:40

She missed Wimbledon a year ago because she was pregnant, and she went about 16 months between Grand Slam tournaments, so her ranking is just outside the top 180. She is now two wins away from her eighth Wimbledon trophy and from tying Margaret Court for the most Grand Slam titles in history at 24. Even you're returning on the line, under her legs, she can go for a victor, it's insane.

by | July 10, 2018 | 04:42

Rescuers working at a cave site in northern Thailand have suspended operations for the day after bringing four more boys out of the flooded cave system on Monday. The boys smile as a Thai Navy Seal medic help injured children inside a cave in Mae Sai, northern Thailand. The four who were rescued previously were taken to a hospital in Chiang Rai for evaluation.

by | July 09, 2018 | 03:30

The winger has spent the last five years at Stamford Bridge, winning the Premier League title twice and both domestic cups. Willian would leave Chelsea amidst managerial chaos at the club as Antonio Conte returned to Cobham for day one of pre-season.

by | July 09, 2018 | 03:04

But the midfielder did not play a single minute of his nation's campaign which ended on Friday evening following a 2-1 defeat to Belgium in the quarter-final. Belgium will go on to play France in the semi-final, with the victor going on to meet one of Sweden, England, Croatia or Russian Federation. "You said European football is stronger, but we don't know who will win the World Cup this time".

by | July 07, 2018 | 02:07

Friday's match at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium is the first of the four quarter-final ties on Friday and Saturday. The Galatasaray goalkeeper fumbled in a long-range effort in the 61st minute to gift France a buffer after Raphael Varane had headed home Griezmann's free-kick shortly before half-time.

by | July 07, 2018 | 01:15

Kompany says the only way to beat Brazil is to play as a team. "I am more mature and have more experience than at the last World Cup , and the team is more consistent", insisted Willian, who appeared from the bench in the 7-1 semi-final humiliation against Germany in 2014.

by | July 07, 2018 | 00:04

Madison Keys became the seventh woman seeded in the top 10 to crash out of Wimbledon as the American was stunned by Russian qualifier Evgeniya Rodina on Friday. Serena, who is seeded 25th, had 13 aces en route to her 89th career match at Wimbledon, which ties her older sister for third at the All England Club in the Open Era.

by | July 06, 2018 | 23:15

He accepted, however, that drivers should carry some of the blame for complaining in the past of inconsistencies in stewards' decisions which had led to a more rigid approach. He added: "It's quite hard without knowing the intricacies of other teams, but the one thing you have to do as a team is win as a team and lose as a team, and that's why we don't often - or hardly at all - talk about individuals in success or failure, because that puts an unfair amount of scrutiny and pressure on that ...

by | July 05, 2018 | 06:47

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen had the fourth and fifth best times, respectively. Verstappen's teammate Australian Daniel Ricciardo was also forced to retire on his 29th birthday. "This is natural when you want to win and we would not want to take that away from them". The second incident prompted a virtual safety vehicle and a mad dash to the pits for most of the leading contenders.

by | July 05, 2018 | 04:45

Kane now joins Gary Lineker as the only England player to have bagged six goals at a single World Cup . "To get knocked down at the end like we did at the end, it's hard to come back from that, " Dier said. Geiger has acted in an exemplary and professional manner as an appointed match official". The victor there gets the Russia-Croatia survivor. England manager Gareth Southgate knows all about the pain of missing a crucial kick in a penalty shootout and as he sportingly consoled ...

by | July 05, 2018 | 04:20

The deal is valued at $160 million over 4 years, giving the team a sizeable window to break down the Golden State Warriors , winners of 3 out of 4 'ships. The Rockets acquired Paul a year ago in an opt-in-and-trade deal with the LA Clippers . Paul is a nine-time All-Star, nine-time All-NBA team member, and took home the 2005-06 Rookie of the Year honors as a member of the New Orleans Hornets.

by | July 05, 2018 | 03:30

The 13 players who played on Monday - and became the first side since 1970 to come from 2-0 down to win a World Cup knockout match - included 32-year-old Vincent Kompany and 31-year-olds Dries Mertens and Jan Vertonghen. Brazil are usually thought of as an attacking team but, in fact, they take very few risks, usually parking three players on the halfway line even when they win a corner, and on Monday they allowed Mexico to enjoy 53 per cent of possession.

by | July 05, 2018 | 03:06

According to Sky Sports , Vardy has since had an injection in the injured area, and is now seen as doubtful for England's quarter-final clash against Sweden on Saturday. Croatia really anxious me in the last 16 against Denmark because they just disappeared in the second half. The performance summed up the hit and miss nature of this Croatia side, who can dazzle in one game and drive their fans to despair in the next.

by | July 05, 2018 | 01:28

ESPN Deportes' Paola Nunez reported that the "Jugones" story means that Real Madrid are at least considering the possibility of negotiations with Juventus . "We have not spoken recently, but I know him well enough to tell you that he is a very generous man, who does not give up on anything, and I know that he will do everything, right up until the last moment to be on the pitch", Matuidi added.

by | July 04, 2018 | 01:10

Shah Rukh Khan has just wrapped up his much ambitious film, Zero . In another picture, she is seen hugging Karan and the duo is all smiles in the photo. From Shah Rukh Khan to Sachin Tendulkar, from Alia Bhatt to Ranbir Kapoor, a plethora of celebrities graced the occasion to add colours to it. A few days ago, the Ambani family hosted a grand Mehendi ceremony and pre-engagement bash in the city.