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'Unfair to pin Brazil blame on Neymar' - Kaka defends PSG star from World Cup critics

4 monthes ago   |   By Goal

Questioned for his performances at Russia 2018, the superstar forward has received words of support from a fellow countryman and former team-mate
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England's Harry Kane thanks teammates after winning World Cup Golden Boot

England's Harry Kane thanks teammates after winning World Cup Golden Boot

4 monthes ago   |   By ESPN

After a six-goal output at the World Cup, the FC crew evaluate Harry Kane's performance and whether it would've impressed suitors like Real Madrid.
The guys respond to your tweets about the best World Cup final, Harry Kane, England's midfield, Marcus Rashford, Paul Pogba and the 2022 World Cup.
Harry Kane thanked his England teammates after emulating Gary Lineker by winning the Golden Boot award at the World Cup.
Six goals were enough for Kane to claim the award by a convincing two-goal margin ahead of France pair Antoine Griezmann and Kylian Mbappe, Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo...
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FIFA's World Cup legacy in Russia should be measured by the people, not the politics

4 monthes ago   |   By ESPN

ESPN investigative reporter T.J. Quinn reflects on how Vladimir Putin used the World Cup as part of his geopolitical strategy.
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - In this line of work, you're taught to be cynical and contrarian. So when Gianni Infantino, the FIFA President, says "Today I am a happy man... as far as I am concerned, we all fell in love with Russia," you want to blow holes in it.
It's very easy to do. From the way the World Cup even got to Russia , to the state-sponsored doping program that gutted the country's Olympic medal count and led to a lifetime ban for the minister of sport and...
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Rugby World Cup Sevens: Tournament Schedule, History

4 monthes ago   |   By Espn Scrum

The 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens tournament will be hosted in San Francisco, from July 20-22, and as such it is the biggest rugby event staged in the U.S. We've got everything you need to know.
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Heimir Hallgrimsson steps down as Iceland coach after seven years

4 monthes ago   |   By ESPN

Heimir Hallgrimsson has stepped down as Iceland coach after seven years with the team, the Football Association of Iceland said on Tuesday.
The 51-year-old guided Iceland to their first World Cup in Russia where they were eliminated in the group stage.
"The FA of Iceland can now confirm that Heimir Hallgrimsson will not continue as head coach of the Icelandic men´s national team," KSI wrote on Twitter.
"Hallgrimsson steps down as Iceland coach at his own request after seven years in the...
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Paris Has Been Partying Since France Won the World Cup

4 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

France has been partying since winning the World Cup on Sunday. Les Bleus lifted the trophy in Moscow, sparking wild celebrations across the country...
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'Ridiculous decision!' - World Cup final referee Pitana slammed following controversial VAR call

4 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Referee Nestor Pitana has been slammed for his decision to award France a first-half penalty against Croatia in Sunday's World Cup final. Mario Mandzukic became the first player to score an own goal in the tournament's final, heading an Antoine Griezmann free-kick past team-mate Danijel Subasic after 18 minutes. Ivan Perisic levelled the game 10 minutes later but was called into question for handling inside his own box before half time.
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Premier League Betting Tips: Boosted odds on Harry Kane to win Golden Boot with winnings paid in cash

Premier League Betting Tips: Boosted odds on Harry Kane to win Golden Boot with winnings paid in cash

4 monthes ago   |   By Goal

The Spurs striker missed out on last season's prize by just two goals but will be determined to make amends after being top scorer at the World Cup
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2018 World Cup Team of the Tournament dominated by France and Belgium

2018 World Cup Team of the Tournament dominated by France and Belgium

4 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Opta's best team of the 2018 World Cup was almost entirely made up of players from champions France and third-placed Belgium - take a look...
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France fans go wild from Paris to Moscow after thrilling World Cup win

France fans go wild from Paris to Moscow after thrilling World Cup win

4 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

By Matthias Blamont and Damir Khalmetov PARIS/MOSCOW - Millions of French soccer fans were delirious with joy on Sunday as France beat Croatia 4-2 to win soccer's World Cup in a pulsating final in Moscow and spark ecstatic scenes from Paris to Marseille, Bordeaux and beyond. The boom of fireworks and firecrackers filled the air, while drivers honked their horns incessantly to celebrate France's second world title after their triumph on home soil in 1998. "It's just astonishing what they've done," said Josh, 41, who traveled from Brittany to Paris to watch the match with his girlfriend.
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Putin gives Trump a World Cup soccer ball, tells him 'now the ball is in your court'

4 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Russian President Vladimir Putin, fresh off his country hosting the World Cup, gave President Trump a soccer ball during their joint press conference in Helsinki on Monday, seemingly using it as a metaphor as Putin told Trump “now the ball is in your court.” “President Trump has just mentioned that we've successfully concluded the world football cup,” Putin said during the press conference. “Speaking of football, actually, Mr. President, I will give this ball to you and now the ball is in your court. All the more the United States will host the World Cup in 2026.” Trump took the ball and...
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What to expect from the Celtic striker once chosen over Kylian Mbappe

4 monthes ago   |   By The Scotsman

While Kylian Mbappe was leading France to the World Cup final, Odsonne Edouard was leading Celtic to a win Champions League qualification. Joel Sked writes about how the Celtic striker was once more highly thought of than Mbappe and the season ahead for the Frenchman.
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VIDEO: Leading out their heroes at the FIFA World Cup

VIDEO: Leading out their heroes at the FIFA World Cup

4 monthes ago   |   By Goal

Kia Motors bring the chance of a lifetime to football fans worldwide
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Iceland coach Heimir Hallgrimsson quits after country's first World Cup

4 monthes ago   |   By BBC

Heimir Hallgrimsson steps down as head coach of Iceland after a successful seven-year spell with the national team.
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Heimir Hallgrimsson stands down as Iceland manager

4 monthes ago   |   By The Irish Times

51-year-old steered nation to their maiden World Cup while working as a dentist
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2018 Ballon d'Or Power Rankings After the World Cup

4 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

If the 2018 Ballon d'Or were awarded today , who would win it? This is our second instalment of the year tracking players' likelihood of winning ...
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World Cup Daily Podcast: How Didier Deschamps's Tactics Led France to World Cup Glory

4 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

On this episode of the World Cup Daily Podcast, we discuss a thrilling World Cup final, France's tactics in the game, the way Didier Deschamps marshaled this team throughout the tournament after losing the Euros in 2016 and what teams you should be watching for going forward. Tune in for our analysis on the World Cup final, stick around for an interview with Fox's Stuart Holden and be sure to subscribe to our podcast on iTunes to listen to all of our post-World Cup content. BRIAN STRAUS: One of the themes I put in my column was like, Deschamps put shackles around this team.
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Young Boys v Juventus Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, preview and...

Young Boys v Juventus Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, preview and predictions

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Heat battle to last shot, but fall to Lakers in LeBron James and Dwyane...

Heat battle to last shot, but fall to Lakers in LeBron James and Dwyane Wade's probable final meeting

LeBron James scored 28 points, and Dwyane Wade scored 15 as the Los Angeles Lakers edged the Heat 108-105 in the superstars final matchup. Read more ...

Green to return for Warriors on Monday

Green to return for Warriors on Monday

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green is set to return against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday after missing 11 straight games with a sprained toe. Green's return... Read more ...

Everton 2 Watford 2: Digne salvages draw with 96th-minute free-kick

Everton 2 Watford 2: Digne salvages draw with 96th-minute free-kick

Everton boss Marco Silva escaped defeat against his former club Watford thanks to Lucas Digne's brilliant stoppage-time free-kick. Read more ...

Seattle Seahawks on brink of playoffs after win over Minnesota Vikings

Seattle Seahawks on brink of playoffs after win over Minnesota Vikings

What was an ugly and mostly forgettable first three quarters turned into a Seattle party in the fourth as the Seahawks moved to the brink of wrapping up a wild-card spot in the... Read more ...

'We can't be worried about conceding' - Klopp urges Liverpool to focus on...

'We can't be worried about conceding' - Klopp urges Liverpool to focus on seizing initiative against Napoli

The Reds boss has acknowledged that his side have a tough task on their hands as they bid to qualify for the Champions League knockout phase Read more ...

Refs criticized on Twitter for Monday night's decision on blocked field goal...

Refs criticized on Twitter for Monday night's decision on blocked field goal by Seahawks

Bobby Wagner should have been penalized on the Seattle Seahawks' blocked field goal against the Minnesota Vikings on Monday Night Football. Read more ...

Blue Jays' path to trading Stroman, Sanchez seems more tangible

Blue Jays' path to trading Stroman, Sanchez seems more tangible

LAS VEGAS - There's always a degree of posturing in the public statements of baseball officials, particularly when it comes to the futures of players who may be up for trade... Read more ...

Yankees and Mets have discussed three-way Realmuto blockbuster

Yankees and Mets have discussed three-way Realmuto blockbuster

The Mets, Yankees and Marlins have talked about a mega-deal involving J.T. Realmuto and Noah Syndergaard. The teams have had discussions of a potential three-way trade that... Read more ...

UCF football players celebrate receiving PlayStation 4 consoles from Fiesta Bowl

UCF football players celebrate receiving PlayStation 4 consoles from Fiesta Bowl

The UCF football team is celebrating Christmas early. Fiesta Bowl officials visited Orlando and the Knights' football practice during the weekend, delivering part of their bowl... Read more ...