Nigeria beat Iceland 2-0 in World Cup clash

In that event , goal difference would decide who progressed. Two points will not be enough to leave the group stage, and the team's -3 goal differential prevents them from winning any tiebreakers. Indeed, they had less than 30 per cent possession ... More..

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Maradona hit by blood pressure after Nigeria, Argentina match
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Maradona hit by blood pressure after Nigeria, Argentina match

His mood was seen ranging from celebrating wildly to falling asleep, to giving a disgraceful two-fingered salute after Marcos Rojo's late victor. "I was checked by a doctor and I recommended to go home befo...More..

Who, When And Where: The Permutations For England And Belgium's Match
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Who, When And Where: The Permutations For England And Belgium's Match

Finishing runners-up in Group G could provide a smoother path through the tournament but Southgate fears it is a unsafe game to look too far ahead. Manchester United striker Lukaku suffered an ankle injury ...More..

South Korea without Ki for Germany showdown
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

South Korea without Ki for Germany showdown

Andersson, still clearly furious about what he previously described as Germany "rubbing it in our faces", said: "If I had not responded I would have been dead inside". Serbia were unlucky to not get at least ...More..

ESPN To Air 3-Part Special on Paul George's Free Agency
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

ESPN To Air 3-Part Special on Paul George's Free Agency

Becoming one of the world's greatest . The Lakers have put together their pitch for Paul George . The ones that turn us into legends . "My Journey" is a three-part series that will debut on Tuesday, Jun...More..

Police Find Dead Body In Freezer At Atlanta Braves' SunTrust Park
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Police Find Dead Body In Freezer At Atlanta Braves' SunTrust Park

Another worker from the same company found him in a beer cooler, police said. O'Hara declined to say if foul play was suspected in the death. She said the Braves were assisting in the investigation. The name ...More..

Hamilton tops charts on first day of French GP practice
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Hamilton tops charts on first day of French GP practice

Ricciardo, victor of two races this season and still mulling his future options, was third fastest for Red Bull in the first session in 1:32.527. Defending champion Hamilton, 33, heads into the race here at...More..

Peru coach Ricardo Gareca may quit after World Cup exit
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Peru coach Ricardo Gareca may quit after World Cup exit

I'm sure we'll all learn from it, we'll be better from the experience. "Otherwise it is just another moment where everyone feels we nearly got there". "Against Denmark it was 1-1 and we speculated on that r...More..

Is Messi about to play his final match for Argentina?
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Is Messi about to play his final match for Argentina?

Argentina and Nigeria have played in four previous World Cups, with the South Americans winning each contest. Argentina legend Diego Maradona lead the celebrations after Marcos Rojo's late victor, offering ...More..

Clippers Trade Austin Rivers To Wizards For Marcin Gortat
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Clippers Trade Austin Rivers To Wizards For Marcin Gortat

Rivers is the son of Clippers coach Doc Rivers, and he became the first player in National Basketball Association history to play for his father. He did not get along with Chris Paul, who blamed Doc for not bei...More..

French Grand Prix qualifying: Hamilton takes POLE on Mercedes front row
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

French Grand Prix qualifying: Hamilton takes POLE on Mercedes front row

Bottas ensured that Mercedes will lockout the front row of the grid upon Formula 1's return to France. Hamilton called his run "impeccable". On the surface of it, the track, distinguished by its long Mist...More..

Three things we learned today at the World Cup
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Three things we learned today at the World Cup

The German public now demands wins over Sweden , then South Korea next Wednesday in Kazan , to push them up the Group F table, putting the squad under "enormous pressure", added Muller. "Why should we que...More..

Saudi Arabia beats Egypt with final kick of match
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Saudi Arabia beats Egypt with final kick of match

Egypt ended their World Cup campaign without a single point in three games, as they struggled to match the quality of their group rivals. The Liverpool forward put Egypt ahead but wasted a golden opportu...More..

Kangaroo invades pitch during women's football match in Canberra
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Kangaroo invades pitch during women's football match in Canberra

The kangaroo planted himself in front of one of the goals, and was oblivious to multiple attempts to get him to move. The male eastern grey kangaroo bounded back during the second half, indifferent to efforts...More..

by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Iceland vs. Croatia - Football Match Report

They finish three behind Argentina, who can plan for France, and behind group winners Croatia , who take a ideal record to meet Denmark in Nizhny Novgorod on Sunday. Iceland's older hands such as centre back ...More..

Lukaku ties with Ronaldo in race for World Cup Golden Boot
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Lukaku ties with Ronaldo in race for World Cup Golden Boot

Does he stick with the players who have earned six points from two games in Russian Federation? Belgium's Eden Hazard celebrates scoring their first goal from the penalty spot with team mates. He played dow...More..

I'll score against Argentina - Musa
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

I'll score against Argentina - Musa

It is set to be an intriguing evening in Group as everyone has a chance of reaching the round of 16 depending on their respective results and that of the other game. "And then seeing the emotion that goes with ...More..

Blow for Socceroos as France stars rested for Denmark match
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Blow for Socceroos as France stars rested for Denmark match

Here are five things we learned as Group C concluded this afternoon. A thrilling finish to France's group campaign didn't materialise in their last game against Denmark which ended goalless. Australia bo...More..

Luis Suarez blasts free-kick to fire Uruguay in front against Russian Federation
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Luis Suarez blasts free-kick to fire Uruguay in front against Russian Federation

Luis Suarez on the ball and he scores as he avoids the wall, puts it into the far corner. The Egyptian team lost all the three group stage matches at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation and their ...More..

Javier Hernández dreaming of 'the impossible' at World Cup
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Javier Hernández dreaming of 'the impossible' at World Cup

South Korea have lost their last four World Cup matches in a row, their joint-worst run - they also lost four in a row between 1986 and 1990. Kroos' goal from a set piece came in the fifth and final minute...More..

Rockets Still Plan On Pursuing LeBron James
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Rockets Still Plan On Pursuing LeBron James

Dwane Casey earned Coach of the Year honors after guiding the Raptors to a first-place finish in the Eastern Conference. Additionally, for the first time in his future Hall of Fame career, he played all 82 reg...More..

Federation Internationale de Football Association 2018: Win or bust for Iceland against Croatia
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Federation Internationale de Football Association 2018: Win or bust for Iceland against Croatia

If Argentina beat Nigeria they will be in with a good chance of scraping through to the last 16, as Iceland are unlikely to beat an in-form Croatia , who are attempting to secure top spot in the group. But...More..

Fans, pundits react to Group B VAR chaos
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Fans, pundits react to Group B VAR chaos

Fans in stadiums about 1,000 miles apart - and millions watching on multiple screens around the globe - were transfixed on a studio outside Moscow where FIFA World Cup fates turned on almost simultaneous video ...More..

'Time for Tim' - clamour grows for Cahill to play against Peru
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

'Time for Tim' - clamour grows for Cahill to play against Peru

The defeat leaves the Argentinians facing a repeat of their 2002 campaign when they exited at the group stage after being tipped as possible World Cup winners. "Besides the first 15 minutes, we played very we...More..

Nigeria 2 - 0 Iceland | 22 Jun 2018
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Nigeria 2 - 0 Iceland | 22 Jun 2018

Nigeria will face Argentina in the last group match in St Petersburg on Tuesday, 26th June, in a match where the victor will qualify for the round of sixteen, while Iceland face group leaders Croatia in ...More..

Back at Sonoma, Martin Truex Jr. works to build momentum
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Back at Sonoma, Martin Truex Jr. works to build momentum

Larson earned his sixth career pole and his second on the familiar road course at Sonoma Raceway. "So cool to get a pole, my home track here at Sonoma, DC Solar's home track as well". "I've been very go...More..

Autopsy reveals Tyler Hilinski had CTE, family says
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Autopsy reveals Tyler Hilinski had CTE, family says

Did he get CTE from football? Evidence of CTE had previously been found in football players ages 17, 18, 20 and 21. "[Tyler] had the brain of a 65-year-old, which is really hard to take", his father said. On th...More..

Diego Maradona Sends Lionel Messi A Message
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Diego Maradona Sends Lionel Messi A Message

It's by no means settled though. Diego Maradona has reportedly requested a meeting with the Argentina national team ahead of their final World Cup group stage game. Will Argentina finally step up or...More..

Missing Messi fan: Search team unable to find any clue in Kottayam
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Missing Messi fan: Search team unable to find any clue in Kottayam

Identified as Dinu Alex, the 30-year old was reported to have gone missing on Friday after the match that saw South Americans lose their second match in the group stage. "He had purchased a T-shirt like the one...More..

by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Australia vs. Peru - Football Match Report

Australia need to win and hope Denmark lose to France to stand a chance of progressing. Yet their hopes of turning the tide in the second half were dealt a hammer blow five minutes after the break as Peru ...More..