EPL: Rio Ferdinand challenge Mourinho to ‘unlock’ Pogba at Manchester United

Pogba, 25, played a star role throughout Les Bleus' World Cup triumph, forming an influential axis in the middle of the park, while further netting the third goal in the 4-2 final win over Croatia in Moscow. Pogba is apparently anxious that a r... More..

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by | Monday, July 16, 2018

How Fans Around Country Celebrated Croatia's World Cup Silver

The 49-year-old coach, who also led France to the Euro 2016 final only to lose in Paris to Portugal, said that defeat may have been key to winning the World Cup. Finally after a few minutes, eventually more umb...More..

FC Barcelona Make Second Bid For Manchester United Target
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

FC Barcelona Make Second Bid For Manchester United Target

Speculation over his future was put on hold during Belgium's World Cup campaign, which came to an end with a third place play-off victory over England on Saturday. However, despite the forwards fantastic reco...More..

World Cup triumph afterglow raises French spirits
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

World Cup triumph afterglow raises French spirits

The boom of fireworks and firecrackers filled the air and auto drivers honked their horns incessantly to celebrate France's second world title after their triumph on home soil in 1998. There was chaos on Sund...More..

Amazon Prime day to kick off on July 16 in India
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Amazon Prime day to kick off on July 16 in India

Amazon Music Unlimited is usually £9.99 a month, or £7.99 a month if you're an Amazon Prime member , which means you'll be saving a load of money with this awesome early Amazon Prime Day deal . The news outl...More..

Jose Mourinho takes an almighty cut off Raheem Sterling
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Jose Mourinho takes an almighty cut off Raheem Sterling

Sterling has scored just twice for England in 44 games, his last coming in October 2015. Manchester United could be without as many as 11 players for their Premier League opener against Leicester City ...More..

Yes, Liverpool Could Come Back For Nabil Fekir - Lyon President Admits Possibility
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Yes, Liverpool Could Come Back For Nabil Fekir - Lyon President Admits Possibility

The France worldwide begged Aulas to reconsider and Lyon have now told Fekir they will at least resume talks with Liverpool . " That's what I've read in the press, but I've not been told anything ". Liverpoo...More..

Macron rains on Putin’s parade at Fifa World Cup final
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Macron rains on Putin’s parade at Fifa World Cup final

France scored four goals in a six-goal spectacle against Croatia to bag their second World Cup title in Moscow . "We invite everyone to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar!" "Football is all about passion, emoti...More..

Harry Kane talks of pride as he is confirmed Golden Boot victor
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Harry Kane talks of pride as he is confirmed Golden Boot victor

France forward Antoine Griezmann is the runner-up, having scored four goals, Belgium forward Romelu Lukaku is on the third place as he scored four goals as well, but Griezmann made more assists. His other cam...More..

Conor McGregor attends World Cup final as Vladimir Putin's guest
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Conor McGregor attends World Cup final as Vladimir Putin's guest

Putin . Former two-weight UFC champion Conor McGregor has posted a picture of him alongside Russian President Vladimir Putin inside Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium after France defeated Croatia 4-2 to claim t...More..

Confident Mahrez expects important Manchester City role
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Confident Mahrez expects important Manchester City role

Manchester City's record signing, Riyad Mahrez , is confident he cannot only break into the champions' first team but also help improve it. "Pep is a big manager who has won a lot of things and made history...More..

Rock two clear as Tanihara fails in Tour record bid
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Rock two clear as Tanihara fails in Tour record bid

His countryman Adam Bland (67) is a shot further back in the group with Rose, while Wade Ormsby and Cameron Smith (both 68) are well placed to see weekend action. "My job is to be there with him (Wallace) and h...More..

Didier Deschamps wants France to ‘write their own history’
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Didier Deschamps wants France to ‘write their own history’

It still stood though and France were off the mark. It was only the second time that they had won the tournament and the first time they won it away from home after winning it in France 20 years ago. Mbap...More..

Chicago Bulls: 3 Reasons why signing Jabari Parker is a slam-dunk
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Chicago Bulls: 3 Reasons why signing Jabari Parker is a slam-dunk

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. Parker has shown the promise to be an elite scorer ...More..

The World reacts to France's win
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

The World reacts to France's win

In the final episode of JOE's World Cup Minipod, Dion Fanning, Paddy McKenna and Nooruddean Choudry discuss France , Pogba and the tournament of shithousery. France are always risky due to their speed. Of...More..

Barcelona linked with shock move for Kante
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Barcelona linked with shock move for Kante

Chelsea are on the verge of appointing Maurizio Sarri as their new coach, but Gianluca Di Marzio.com claim the Blues have a fight on their hands to keep Kante. Kante has lasted the entire duration of France'...More..

England come up short against Belgium in third and fourth playoff
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

England come up short against Belgium in third and fourth playoff

Having tried and failed to sign Southgate on the cheap when they started negotiations two years ago, the FA know he and his advisers will be no pushovers when they get around to the new salary discussions. "So,...More..

FIFA Had To Ask World Cup Broadcasters To Stop Ogling Female Fans
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

FIFA Had To Ask World Cup Broadcasters To Stop Ogling Female Fans

The World Cup is "not a watershed, not a game changer, but it will be a wonderful memory, something for people to remember when they were happy, when there were so many foreigners in Russian cities and they w...More..

Meghan's dad says she's 'terrified' and putting on a 'pained' smile
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Meghan's dad says she's 'terrified' and putting on a 'pained' smile

Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton watched Serena Williams compete against Angelique Kerber at Wimbledon on Saturday. As her and William watched the men's singles final, Kate rocked a sunny Dolce & Gabba...More..

Louis Cardinals Fire Manager Mike Matheny
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Louis Cardinals Fire Manager Mike Matheny

Matheny's record as the 49th manager of the Cardinals is 591-473, ranking him 5th on the all-time list for the team. As the Cardinals mentioned in the release on Twitter , Matheny has been at the helm for th...More..

Modric wins Golden Ball, Kane takes home Golden Boot
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Modric wins Golden Ball, Kane takes home Golden Boot

The Golden Ball was introduced to the World Cup in Spain in 1982 when Paulo Rossi was named as the best player. The midfielder scored in the shoot-outs against both Denmark and Russian Federation in the las...More..

Gareth Southgate absorbs reality check as England look to the future
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Gareth Southgate absorbs reality check as England look to the future

England's starting line-up for their World Cup semi-final against Croatia on Wednesday remained unchanged for the third knockout match in a row, with coach Gareth Southgate sticking to his trusted 5-3-2 sys...More..

Gerrard reveals what he told Henderson after Croatia defeat
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Gerrard reveals what he told Henderson after Croatia defeat

Perisic scored for Croatia mid way through the second half to take it to extra time. It will be interesting to see where England vs Croatia ranks when the 2018 list is released at the end of the year. S...More..

Mandzukic makes World Cup history with early own goal
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Mandzukic makes World Cup history with early own goal

They have been the best team here in Russian Federation, and that's why I am backing them to be world champions. Teams have scored more goals than usual, but many weren't particularly noteworthy. Senegalese R...More..

by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Why Machakos soccer fans are supporting Croatia in World Cup finals

Join the chat and post comments / questions using the hashtag #AskESPNFC on Twitter . The success of Croatia has come as a surprise even to some Croatians who have been scrambling to secure tickets for the f...More..

Man United in talks to sign quality Croatia attacker
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Man United in talks to sign quality Croatia attacker

The Portuguese tactician further lauded Perisic's aerial threat as a key attribute that separates him from a conventional winger, as the Croat towered above Kieran Trippier to set up compatriot Mandzukic for th...More..

Pakistan beat Zimbabwe by 201 runs in 1st ODI
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Pakistan beat Zimbabwe by 201 runs in 1st ODI

The visitors are now 1 up in the five-match series. But the core of that side has been ripped up since then, and looking at that Zimbabwe team for guidance as to how this one might perform would be a fool's...More..

FIFA confirms dates for 2022 World Cup in Qatar
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

FIFA confirms dates for 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Sexism has been one of the core issues at World Cup 2018 . I'm sure that our friends from Qatar will be able to organize the tournament at the same highest level. "It is hard to think of the World Cup with...More..

Football fans predict France to win, others say Croatia can spring surprises
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Football fans predict France to win, others say Croatia can spring surprises

Southgate said he had tried to inspire his players ahead of the third-place game, adding that he very proud of his team despite the second straight defeat. "There will be excess energy, don't worry about that"....More..

Roberto Martinez urges Belgium to 'play without fear' against France
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Roberto Martinez urges Belgium to 'play without fear' against France

The goal capped an impressive display by Umtiti , who helped to shut out the most productive attack in the World Cup with 14 goals, and meant three defenders have now scored on France's route to the final....More..