World Cup 2018

How African teams can break World Cup jinx - Bora Milutinovic

7 monthes ago   |   By Goal

The biggest football prize has eluded the continent and the 73-year-old has shared some insights on how to end the curse
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Mexico's speed can trouble Germany - Sanchez

Mexico's speed can trouble Germany - Sanchez

7 monthes ago   |   By Goal

El Tri's speed is capable of giving the defending champions problems in their World Cup opener, the former goalkeeper believes
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Iran's World Cup team is suddenly scrambling to find shoes to wear after Nike abruptly withdrew its supply

Iran's World Cup team is suddenly scrambling to find shoes to wear after Nike abruptly withdrew its supply

7 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Just days before their opening match in the 2018 World Cup, the Iranian national team was dealt a severe blow. Nike, who was set to sponsor the team with cleats and footwear throughout the tournament, announced that it had withdrawn its support of the team for the World Cup because of global economic sanctions against the country. In a statement, Nike said, "U.S. sanctions mean that, as a U.S. company, Nike cannot supply shoes to players in the Iranian national team at this time." The decision from Nike comes in the wake of the Trump administration's move to withdraw from the Iran nuclear...
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Griezmann is 'the boss' for France, says Mbappe

Griezmann is 'the boss' for France, says Mbappe

7 monthes ago   |   By Goal

While the forward has remained tight-lipped on his club future, his France team-mate believes he is pivotal to World Cup success
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Mexico's 'Grand Warlock' casts World Cup spell to help team

Mexico's 'Grand Warlock' casts World Cup spell to help team

7 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

With the help of two priestesses and a rain stick shaped like an ancient Mesoamerican god, Mexico's "Grand Warlock" cast a spell Wednesday to help the nation at the World Cup. Antonio Vazquez - better known as "El Brujo Mayor," a soothsayer famed for his annual predictions on politics and the news - invoked the plumed serpent god Quetzalcoatl, worshipped by the Aztecs and other pre-Columbian peoples, to get the Mexican national team to at least the quarter-finals in Russia. "Give me all your force and power to break through heaven's doors, let Mexico reach the fifth match.
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Argentina Rugby World Cup Fixtures, Squad, Group, Guide

Argentina Rugby World Cup Fixtures, Squad, Group, Guide

Los Pumas are ones to watch next year, take a look at our guide on them here. On The Up: Argentina beat South Africa and Australia in the 2018 Rugby Championship Los Pumas are... Read more ...

Sorry America, team you love to hate headed to Super Bowl

Sorry America, team you love to hate headed to Super Bowl

Sorry America - at least outside of New England - but the team you love to hate is headed back to the Super Bowl. Sure, there are negatives to point out with these Patriots... Read more ...

Levante complains Barcelona used ineligible player

Levante complains Barcelona used ineligible player

BARCELONA, Spain - Levante says it has made a formal complaint against Barcelona, accusing its Spanish rival of using an ineligible player in last week's Copa del Rey. Levante... Read more ...

Man City held talks with Terry, confirms former chief executive

Man City held talks with Terry, confirms former chief executive

The Chelsea legend turned down a £200,000 a week contract, and admitted he used the approach to negotiate a new deal at Stamford Bridge Read more ...

Emery refuses to rule out Ozil January transfer

Emery refuses to rule out Ozil January transfer

Arsenal manager Unai Emery has refused to say that midfielder Mesut Ozil won't leave the club this January. Read more ...

Giroud finding Chelsea bench duty 'difficult' as Higuain deal edges ever closer

Giroud finding Chelsea bench duty 'difficult' as Higuain deal edges ever closer

The World Cup-winning Frenchman has found regular game time hard to come by this season and is set for fresh competition for a striking berth Read more ...

Arsenal vs Chelsea Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, preview and predictions

Arsenal vs Chelsea Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, preview and predictions

With the Gunners looking prolific in attack but fragile at the back, Al Hain-Cole expects plenty of goalmouth action at both ends against Sarri's men Read more ...

Higuain signing will finally put an end to Hazard as False 9

Higuain signing will finally put an end to Hazard as False 9

The Belgium captain has been forced into a position he does not like in recent weeks due to Maurizio Sarri's mistrust of his currentstrikers Read more ...

Oumar Niasse seals Cardiff City loan move from Everton

Oumar Niasse seals Cardiff City loan move from Everton

The Senegal striker has joined the Bluebirds after being deemed surplus to requirement for the better part of 2018-19 first-half at Goodison Park Read more ...

MLB hot stove: Red Sox confident they don't need to spend big on closer

MLB hot stove: Red Sox confident they don't need to spend big on closer

President of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski said the team won't "have a high expenditure in our closer situation.” Read more ...