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Unai Emery eyes Arsenal swoop for World Cup winner, could be forced to spend close to £22m

11 monthes ago   |   By CaughtOffside

Unai Emery will be hoping to enjoy a positive start to life at Arsenal next season, and key to making that happen is strengthening his squad this summer.
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German journalist advised against World Cup trip after uncovering Russian doping

11 monthes ago   |   By ESPN

Philippe Coutinho, Neymar and the Brazil squad star in episode two of Project Russia, also featuring a momentous day for U.S. soccer.
The World Cup is here and Anthony Richardson and Ian Fiveankles will be right by your side everyday throughout the tournament, setting the scene in Russia, highlighting games and playing anti-fantasy football.
Episode 1
ESPN FC's Stewart Robson and Alexis Nunes put their prognostication skills to the test for the first four matches of the World Cup.
A German journalist who uncovered Russia's systematic doping in several sports has been told to not travel to...
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Opposition scouting report: How can Egypt beat Uruguay?

11 monthes ago   |   By ESPN FC

With Mo Salah still recovering, Ed Dove discusses what fans can expect from Egypt at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Egypt are back at the World Cup after a 28-year absence, but they begin their 2018 campaign with a tough assignment against a Uruguay side who are favourites to top Group A.
Mohamed Salah is in contention to return to the team after the injury he sustained in Liverpool's Champions League final defeat, but ex-Zambia assistant coach and Queens Park Rangers opposition analyst Irfan Kawri doesn't believe that the superstar forward is the only reason for Egyptian optimism.
In the...
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Egypt got World Cup luck of the draw. Now it needs a little luck with Mo Salah's health

11 monthes ago   |   By Washingtonpost

Egypt's hopes will depend on its hero's full return from injury - and that he breaks a mysterious World Cup drought by Premier League-leading scorers.
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Russian women should avoid sex with foreign men during 2018 World Cup - lawmaker

11 monthes ago   |   By ESPN

Episode 1 of Project Russia where we look behind the scenes as the Brazil squad arrive, Ramos squirts water and Salah is put through his paces.
Episode 1
ESPN FC's Stewart Robson and Alexis Nunes put their prognostication skills to the test for the first four matches of the World Cup.
Russian women should avoid sex with non-white foreign men during the football World Cup because they could become single mothers to mixed race children, a senior lawmaker in Moscow said on Wednesday.
Even when Russian women marry foreigners the relationships often end badly, said Tamara Pletnyova, head of...
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World Cup hopefuls England 'exactly the same' as title winning Leicester, says Vardy

World Cup hopefuls England 'exactly the same' as title winning Leicester, says Vardy

11 monthes ago   |   By Goal

The striker says the mentality and attitude of the Three Lions squad matches that of the Foxes before their incredible Premier League title win
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Group H preview: Radamel Falcao, James Rodriguez lead Colombia into World Cup competition

11 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Germany has the deepest squad in the tournament, but it faces several questions regarding injuries. Coach Joachim Low said goalkeeper Manuel Neuer, who has not played a competitive match since fracturing a foot in September, will be his starter in Russia. That will send Marc-Andre ter Stegen, who played well at Barcelona this season, back to the bench. But can Neuer stand up to the World Cup grind? Midfielder Mesut Ozil, meanwhile, is in a race to heal his knee before next weekend's opener with Mexico. Another worry: Germany, which went 10-0 with a plus-39 goal differential in World Cup...
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Russia vs Saudi Arabia: TV channel, live stream, squad news & match preview

Russia vs Saudi Arabia: TV channel, live stream, squad news & match preview

11 monthes ago   |   By Goal

Goal brings you all the details and information you need to know ahead of the opening World Cup game between Russia and Saudi Arabia
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Grozny is a World Cup home away from home for Egypt squad

Grozny is a World Cup home away from home for Egypt squad

11 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Next prev GROZNY, Russia - The Egypt squad in Russia for its first World Cup since 1990 has a nickname besides the Pharaohs. The country's all-Muslim squad has become known as "Al-Sajedeen," or the prostrators - a reference to their customary on-pitch prayer when they score. Team members, in keeping up the squad's decades-old immersion in religious rituals, pray together during camp, believing that skills alone don't win games. Perhaps no surprise, then, that Egypt chose mostly Muslim Grozny as its base during its campaign in Russia. Egyptian football officials insist it was a perfect...
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Ryan Saunders To Remain Timberwolves' Head Coach

Ryan Saunders To Remain Timberwolves' Head Coach

Despite opening up their search for a permanent head coach last week, the Timberwolves are prepared to remove Ryan Saunders ‘ interim title and retain him going forward... Read more ...

Toe Poke Daily: Neymar skips PSG teammate Mbappe's award wins; spends...

Toe Poke Daily: Neymar skips PSG teammate Mbappe's award wins; spends evening with Rihanna

Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo managed to clip his son's head with the Serie A trophy during the club's title celebrations on Sunday. Paris Saint-Germain's Kylian Mbappe picked up... Read more ...

Kroos signs Madrid contract extension to 2023

Kroos signs Madrid contract extension to 2023

ESPN FC's Gab Marcotti shares his best solution for both Real Madrid and Gareth Bale to part ways following his underwhelming season. Real Madrid's season ended with a fizzle... Read more ...

PGA Championship 2019: Dustin Johnson comes up just short of completing comeback

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While Johnson was distancing himself from the crowded field that was vying for second place, he came heartbreakingly close to a victory. Read more ...

Kompany leaving Man City after 11 trophy-filled seasons

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Vincent Kompany, one of the pillars behind Manchester City's rise as the major force in English soccer, said Sunday he was leaving the club after 11 seasons to become... Read more ...

Guijarro named in Spain's women's World Cup squad

Guijarro named in Spain's women's World Cup squad

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Neymar, Brazil boss to discuss indiscipline issues

Neymar, Brazil boss to discuss indiscipline issues

PSG received goals from Ángel Di María, Edinson Cavani and Kylian Mbappé in their 4-0 rout of Dijon FCO. Ross Dyer and Steve Nicol share their thoughts on the latest transfer... Read more ...

Post Up: Kawhi Leonard Scores 36 Points in Double-Overtime Win Over Bucks

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Raptors 118, Bucks 112 Kawhi Leonard, despite grimacing in pain throughout the game, wasn't going to let his team go down 3-0. Leonard came up big down the stretch, finishing... Read more ...

Toronto Raptors get double-overtime Game 3 NBA playoff win over Milwaukee Bucks

Toronto Raptors get double-overtime Game 3 NBA playoff win over Milwaukee Bucks

The Raptors found life in the Eastern Conference finals, avoiding a disastrous 3-0 series deficit with a double-overtime win over the Bucks. Read more ...

NFL spring meeting 2019: Pass interference is on the owners' agenda again

NFL spring meeting 2019: Pass interference is on the owners' agenda again

The Chiefs' proposal to change overtime also could be revisited after the issue was tabled at the league's annual meetings in March. Read more ...