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Neymar hobbles out of Brazil training session after 15 minutes

While others were left to ponder if, much like President Trump's infamous coif, Neymar's statement 'do has the potential to become sentient in its own right. World Cup Daily: Poland and Colombia fail to impress, while it just keeps getting better for hosts Russian Federation. This game is important and we're looking for three points. Read More »

Arsenal have confirmed that midfielder Jack Wilshere will leave the club

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However, his development has been stunted by injuries. Still, he leaves the club just shy of 200 career appearances with two seasons nearly completely lost to injuries and having spent the 2016-17 campaign on loan at Bournemouth. "Dear #Arsenal Fans, I am sorry to leave the club after only one year again". Confirming his signing on their official website , an Arsenal statement read; "German goalkeeper Bernd Leno has agreed to join us from Bayer Leverkusen". Read More »

NBA Draft: 3 Reasons Hawks Should Pass on Porter Jr

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I like bumping into people, a little more physical than KD. "I was just sore and I wanted to take a couple of days off". Porter invited certain teams with picks in the lottery to examine him Friday. The draft will begin at 7 p.m. ET Thursday. The final piece of the Jimmy Butler trade - the Bulls' own pick after tanking for a season - is coming to fruition and even though they didn't end up with a top-three pick in the draft, there is opportunity and motive for the front office to make a ... Read More »

New Zealand beat France 26-13 in 2nd test

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The incident involving Fall is surely to create plenty of discussion among those critics who believe the All Blacks get too many calls that go their way. Both Barrett and Fifita suffered their concussions in last night's 26-13 win over France in Wellington. In the opening exchanges, the French backed their attacking instincts to expose holes in the All Blacks' inside channels. Read More »

Ashwin Willemse feels walkout incident 'was rooted in racism'

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The former Springbok wing walked off of set last month after accusing co-hosts Nick Mallett and Naas Botha of patronising him. This is revealed in senior advocate Vincent Maleka's 50-page report on his investigation into the incident on 19 May, which was released to the media on Tuesday. Read More »

Egypt 1-3 Russia: Pharaohs nearly out of Russia 2018

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An own goal by Egypt captain Ahmed Fathy opened the floodgates on a sodden night in Saint Petersburg before goals from Denis Cheryshev and Artem Dzyuba furthered Russian hopes they can defy pre-tournament expectations with a deep run into the latter stages. Read More »

'Very strange': Kyrgios beats Murray in 'awkward' match

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He had not played competitively since losing in the Wimbledon quarter-finals to American Sam Querrey last July. It's been a torturous journey to this point for Murray, who is still surely well short of anything like full fitness given the severity of his hip injury and how long he has been out for. Read More »

Iowa's Moffitt wins M&M's 200 on home track

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Other short odds to win are Todd Gilliland (+550) and Brett Moffitt (+700). "I was closing in on him", Gragson said. "It's fun racing at this track". "I'm really proud of my guys", said Force, the daughter of Funny Car great John Force . Thanks to Moffitt's stirring win at Atlanta Motor Speedway in February and tonight's visit to Casey's General Store's Victory Lane, he has a virtually guaranteed spot in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Playoffs. Read More »

Real Madrid To Bid £43.7m For AS Roma Alisson

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Brazilian source Globo Esporte also reported on Thursday evening that Liverpool have made a proposal to Alisson's agent to agree personal terms. "They were interested in Alisson". Speaking on ESPN , Nicol was asked whether or not he felt Liverpool should spend the bulk of their transfer budget on a goalkeeper and whether or not it would pay dividends. Read More »

Senegal saves African from embarrassment at World Cup

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Left-back Yuri Zhirkov trained individually on Sunday because of a minor ankle problem but is likely to be passed fit. Russian Federation produce an emphatic 3-1 victory over Egypt in Group A of the 2018 World Cup at the Saint Petersburg Stadium to move closer to qualifying for the next round. Read More »

Ronaldo seeks encore against 'battle-hardened' Morocco

Silva came on as a late substitute in Portugal's 3-3 draw against Spain in their opening game in Group B, while a late own goal condemned Morocco to a heartbreaking 1-0 defeat by Iran . They must be more clinical against Portugal if they are to take anything from the game as it seems unlikely to be a 0-0 draw. Morocco may have only played one match at the 2018 FIFA World Cup but their future in the competition is already hanging by a thread. Read More »

Sterling Brown is suing Milwaukee over stun gun arrest

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District Court against the city of Milwaukee and the city's police department. The lawsuit accuses police of unlawful arrest and using excessive force. But additional body camera and squad auto videos, obtained by WISN-TV, showed the moments after officers used a stun gun on Brown. In the video, an officer could be heard yelling: "Taser!" Brown told the Journal Sentinel in an interview last month that he "gave in" when police used a stun gun and that he didn't do anything to resist ... Read More »

Kane: England players had flies in our mouths

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The Saudis were beaten 5-0 by Russian Federation in the World Cup opener in Moscow last week. England fan Scott Fraser was watching the game at Walkabout in Sheffield last night and caught the incredible scenes of celebration after the full-time whistle. Read More »

Barty faces Konta in Nottingham final

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Britain's Johanna Konta won through to her first semifinal since Wimbledon a year ago with a 6-4, 6-2 victory over Dalila Jakupovic in the WTA tour event in Nottingham-a warm-up for the lone grass-court Grand Slam. She followed this up by holding her next service game, although Vekić did fail to take two break points which was a warning sign for the Brit. Konta had recovered from 4-1 down in the decider to level at 4-4 but a controversial call allowed Barty go 5-4 ahead. Read More »

Wales coach Giggs: I'd be happy if Bale joined Man Utd

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So without further ado, let's begin! Giggs, who now manages the Welsh national team, said that he will be happy to see his compatriot join the Theatre of Dreams. And ESPN say Bale is primed for showdown talks soon - conversations that will determine his future. The 28-year-old's unhappiness at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium came as he lost his starting place for the biggest games under then-Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane . Read More »

JUST IN! Chelsea strike terms with coach Antonio Conte

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Italian manager Maurizio Sarri will launch a bid to bring Belgium global Dries Mertens to Stamford Bridge this summer if he is appointed as Antonio Conte's successor at Chelsea , according to reports. That fee could be as much as £3.5m though Sarri's lawyers are launching a constructive dismissal case which might lead to the fee being unnecessary. Read More »

Salah scores but Egypt suffer Russian Federation defeat

Salah's consolation penalty was not enough to swing the momentum of the match. Entering this World Cup , the fitness of Liverpool and Egypt star Mo Salah was news topic 1A (1b was the Spain manager upheaval and subsequent drama). As a result, soccer fans are effectively deprived of Salah's brilliance the rest of the World Cup. In response to the controversy, the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) stated on their official Facebook page late on Monday that "the football team does not ... Read More »

Salah posts video indicating his participation in Russia's match

In the previous match we thought he was fit but we have a final fitness test". Egypt is coming off a heartbreaking defeat against Uruguay in its opener. "Of course, he has a big influence on Egypt but the team is still 11 players, not one". Egypt midfielder Mohamed Elneny: "We all believe that we're able to beat them". Read More »

Red Bull F1 team to use Honda engines from next season

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Honda will supply engines to both Red Bull teams from next year, after starting a supply deal with junior team Toro Rosso this season. Red Bull has made no secret of its unhappiness with Renault and Horner recently indicated that the way forward would be decided by the team's performance in the Canadian Grand Prix on 10 June, where Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo respectively finished third and fourth for the team. Read More »

Russian Federation 0-0 Egypt in first half

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Mohamed Salah is "an exceptional player but not a world-class football star", says Dmitri Cheryshev, as his son prepares to meet the Liverpool forward in Egypt's clash with Russian Federation at World Cup 2018. "But we aren't playing against one player, we have to take into consideration all the players. We understand how to do this and tomorrow you will see this". Read More »

Dries Mertens scores screamer for Belgium against Panama

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The goal was followed by a period of dominance where the Belgium side finally looked like the title favourites that they were billed as ahead of the tournament. They were among four unbeaten European teams to qualify for the World Cup and were joint top goal scorers with Germany on 43. The third came 15 minutes from time as Hazard fed Lukaku through on goal , and he made no mistake lifting the ball over Penedo and into the net. Read More »

England post new ODI record total

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Sri Lanka now has the third-highest total of 443-9 against the Netherlands in Amstelveen in 2006. Bairstow plays a shot during the one-day worldwide on Tuesday. Defeat in any of the remaining games in the series will mean Australia have lost five ODI series in succession. But the big-hitting wicketkeeper departed for just 11 after being caught on the boundary by Aaron Finch off Richardson. Read More »

Draft Day trades to watch out for

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It adds that the Boston Celtics - who made trade overtures for Leonard before the trade deadline - are expected to be a major suitor. Cleveland, meanwhile, eventually traded away two of the principle pieces it received from the Celtics at the National Basketball Association trade deadline, essentially conceding the mistakes it made in the Irving deal. Read More »

Winning start for Hendo and Trent as England defeat Tunisia

After Ashley Young whipped in a corner, Manchester City ace John Stones sent a powerful header towards Tunisia goalkeeper Mouez Hassen. Above all, England have to find a way of getting Kane involved more, but now they can celebrate. "It's massive. I am so proud of the lads". Tunisia coach Nabil Maaloul said he didn't feel them because he was "so focused on the team, on the game". Read More »

M’Baye Niang pounces to secure Senegal victory after Poland mix-up

Robert Lewandowski's side have been unbeaten against African sides in their last three games and would like to keep that record intact against Senegal . Grzegorz Krychowiak, author of the wayward back pass, made partial amends with a header five minutes from time but it was too late. Senegal have qualified for their second World Cup, after their inaugural participation in 2002 where they reached the quarter-finals. Read More »

Poland vs. Senegal live stream

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Forwards: Sadio Mane (Liverpool), Diao Balde Keita (Monaco), Ismaila Sarr (Rennes), Diafra Sakho (Rennes), Moussa Konate (Amiens), Mame Biram Diouf (Stoke), and Mbaye Niang (AC Milan). Look for Lewandowski to score his first-ever World Cup goal (s) as Poland prevail in the opener. Senegal caused a major uproar when it beat France in its first World Cup 2002 match. Read More »

James Rodriguez injury: Why is Colombia star missing for Japan clash?

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Kagawa converted the resultant penalty with a right footed shot to the centre of the goal to give Japan the lead. Shinji Kagawa stepped up, sent David Ospina the wrong way, and slotted home the penalty. It was the second fastest red card in World Cup history. In Brazil he netted six goals as Los Cafeteros made a run to the quarter-finals, when the hosts eventually knocked them out. Read More »

Liam Plunkett wants to see England live up to world-beating status

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The wicket-keeper found himself unexpectedly thrust into the role when regular one-day global skipper Eoin Morgan pulled out shortly before the start of Saturday's second one-day worldwide in Cardiff. Buttler - England's stand-in captain, with Eoin Morgan out with back spasms - kept his foot on the accelerator, racing to 50 with the help of back-to-back ramped sixes off Jhye Richardson. Read More »

Leach sets off tweet storm with fake Obama video

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This is a screenshot of the Mike Leach tweet that links to a fake Barack Obama video. Monday morning, Leach took down his original posting, and posted a transcript of the full speech. In answering Leach's call for responses, many Twitter users pointed out the video was doctored, and he was passing along false information. In his initial tweet, Leach, a vocal supporter of President Donald Trump, asked people to message him their thoughts. Read More »

Colombia (0) vs Japan (1)

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SARANSK ( Russia ) • Japan have not had the best of preparations for the World Cup in Russia , and news of an natural disaster back home added to their worries yesterday, while a false hotel alarm a day before their opener against Colombia did little to help settle the team. Read More »

Cleveland Cavs Made Calls To Spurs About Kawhi Leonard

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Paul George , who could leave the Oklahoma City Thunder, is another possible high-profile recruit. So, if a deal for Walker or another player in the works for the No. Sheridan, a veteran National Basketball Association writer who now covers sports betting for GetMoreSports.com, has the Boston Celtics listed as the odds-on favorite (+200) to land Leonard in a potential trade. Read More »

Spence keeps IBF title at home with quick knockout of Ocampo

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The fight ended when Spence hit Ocampo with a right hand to the body that sent the challenger to the canvas in front of a sold-out crowd of 12,000 at the Ford Center facility in Texas. "We both have the same management". Why not make that happen? "It would have been a very hard fight for me". He wants a world title unification fight, be it against Keith Thurman, who has been sidelined for more than a year because of injuries; Terence Crawford, who moved up in weight last week and knocked out ... Read More »