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Kroos's goal at the death beats Sweden

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Toni Kroos' last-minute victor for Germany against Sweden later on Saturday means Mexico need a point against Sweden in their final group match to guarantee progress. "We kept a level head". Loew sent on Mario Gomez in place of Julian Draxler at halftime, and it took just three minutes of the second half for the equaliser to arrive. Read More »

Brazilian Soccer Player Neymar Drops Curse Bomb on Costa Rica Players

A Neymar corner was headed straight at Navas by Silva, and then Neymar won the ball back inside the Costa Rica half and raced to the edge of the area but whipped the shot wide. " Brazil doesn't need any help". The PSG forward, 26, scored late for Brazil to wrap up all three points for the South Americans. But Argentina and World Cup debutants Iceland have to win their respective games against Nigeria and Croatia next week to have a chance of advancing. Read More »

Belgium vs. Tunisia - Football Match Report

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Tunisia pulled one back one back through Dylan Bronn in the 18th minute. A win today against Tunisia and Belgium will be basically through to the last 16. A lot of the drama at this World Cup has had little to do with the football so far. Sliti starts on the bench after Tunisia's 2-1 defeat by England , while Farouk Ben Mustapha stays in goal after coming on when Mouez Hassen was injured. Read More »

Tweets from when Germany went down 1-0 to Sweden

They are now level with Sweden in Group F on three points, behind leaders Mexico who have six. From a almost impossible angle on the left side of the penalty area, Kroos rolled the ball forward to Reus on the restart, creating an ever so slightly wider angle from which to curl his shot toward the far post. Read More »

Last gasp Shaqiri seals Swiss win over Serbia in Group E

Brazil and Switzerland left it till the end to earn their wins, while Nigeria beat Iceland and kept the door open for Argentina to sneak into the round of 16. Many people in Kosovo, which has an ethnic Albanian majority, identify with the flag. As he wheeled away in celebration, the Kosovo-born playmaker crossed his hands to imitate an eagle, which appears on Albania's flag, prompting reporters to ask whether the gesture was a statement in light of Serbia's failure to recognise his ... Read More »

Stradivarius could be Melbourne bound after Ascot Gold Cup triumph

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He managed to get within a neck and once he couldn't get past me, I knew my horse was courageous and that was it. "What a courageous horse!" "It was thrilling to win a Gold Cup in that manner". "It's lovely to win the Gold Cup ", he said. But luckily he stuck his neck out and went on. It was a stunningly good race. "He is a dear horse and he is not very big", Gosden said. Read More »

Hanley eyed in connection to ongoing federal, state investigation

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Something is going on with Hanley Ramirez . Former Boston Red Sox slugger Hanley Ramirez is reportedly being eyed in connection to a federal and state investigation, according to Michele McPhee of ABC News . Hanley Ramirez was designated for assignment back on May 25 and released by the Boston Red Sox shortly thereafter. She believes that the suspect has ties to a "substantial ring" based in Lawrence, Mass. Read More »

First Signs Of Strain Show Between English Team And Their Media

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A free press exists to be NOT biased in any way, so for Southgate to command the opposite from the journalists around his team is quite freaky to say the least. We need to be compact and limit their space". "The situation in the group is a healthy one for us, but we have to focus on our performance". "We want to play in the style we played coming into the tournament". Read More »

Lakers land German big man Moritz Wagner with 1st-round pick

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His play subsequently earned him the distinction of Most Outstanding Player in the Final Four. The Lakers don't want to get into any trouble during this year's free agency period. Neither Theo Pinson, nor Joel Berry II - the team's two draft eligible players - heard their names called during Thursday night's draft, but that doesn't mean it's the end of the road for either. Read More »

Swiss stir up controversy with 'double eagle' goal celebrations

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Xherdan Shaqiri and Granit Xhaka both performed "double eagle" hand gestures after scoring for Switzerland against Serbia on Friday , seemingly making a clear political statement. Serbia doesn't recognize Kosovo's independence and relations between the two countries remain tense. Xhaka and Shaqiri's families are from Kosovo, where a Serbian crackdown on the Albanian population only ended with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation military intervention in 1999. Read More »

Egypt's Mohamed Salah given honourary Chechen citizenship

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Kadyrov is now under sanctions imposed by the United States, which accuses him of human rights violations, but that hasn't stopped him from rubbing shoulders with celebrities such as Steven Seagal, Ronaldinho and Maradona. Egypt are already out of the tournament, as they do not have the possibility of progressing beyond the group stages. Salah, 26, has been pictured with Kadyrov, who was accused of using the player for political propaganda . Read More »

Belgium's Lukaku a doubt for England clash

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The Man Utd striker seemed to pick up a knock in the late stages of the first half, as he spent time on the touch-line receiving treatment from Belgium's physios. The injury to Lukaku will be a major concern to the Spaniard, as he's been on fire in front of goal so far in this tournament, but the severity of the strikers injury is not yet known. Read More »

Djokovic to face Cilic in Queen's Club final

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Good question". Murray won Wimbledon in 2013 and 2016, and the US Open in 2012. He closed out victory in 1 hour, 32 minutes. "You know, even though I'm really happy I'm in the finals, I just want to keep building this momentum". A mixture of powerful groundstrokes and destructive serving - sending down 32 aces - provided the anchor to the Aussie's three-set win. Kyrgios, ranked 21, had served 82 aces on his way to the semi-final and was in scintillating form against defending champion ... Read More »

Federer edges Paire to advance in Halle

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Federer made his comeback in Stuttgart after skipping the entire clay-court season for the second year in a row, and again he looked sharp as he extended his grass-court winning streak to 17 matches, including his titles at Halle and Wimbledon last year. Read More »

World Cup champions in danger

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Ozil has been criticised for his efforts in Germany's first match and he has been left out of the starting XI tonight, as has the much maligned Sami Khedira . Ozil had played every game for Germany in major competitions since the start of the 2010 World Cup , for a total of 26 matches in a row. Live streaming is available on Fox Sports Go , which you can access with your cable or satellite subscription, either online or through their app. Read More »

Mexico see off South Korea to continue ideal World Cup start

Carlos Vela stepped up to slot the ball home, sending South Korean goalkeeper Cho Hyun-Woo the wrong way from what was the 14th penalty in 28 games at Russian Federation 2018. Juan Carlos Osorio's team dominated possession in the opening stages, and took the lead from the penalty spot on 26 minutes after Andres Guardado's cross into the box was clearly handled by a sliding Jang Hyun-soo. Read More »

Neymar's dive showed why VAR is necessary at the World Cup

That also means Jesus' Manchester City teammate Danilo retains his place, having not even been expected to go to the World Cup until a late injury ruled Paris Saint-Germain's Dani Alves out of the competition. Neymar has endured a hard week and it was clearly too much for him after the final whistle. Brazil plays its next game on Wednesday against Serbia at 2 p.m. Read More »

Germany set to be without Hummels against Sweden

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Hirving Lozano scored the only goal of the game against a German side that appeared uncharacteristically frail in defense and toothless in attack, and that must now avoid defeat against Sweden to ensure that they don't fail to qualify from the group stages for the first time since 1938. Read More »

Rangers Sign Jon Flanagan On A Free Transfer From Liverpool

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The 25-year-old defender is a former Liverpool team mate of Rangers manager Steven Gerrard , who was key to his decision to move to Scotland. That came after he was sentenced to 40 hours of unpaid work and 12 months community service after pleading guilty to assaulting his girlfriend in December. Read More »

Liverpool too slow to sign Nabil Fekir, says Lyon president

The Reds looked set to sign the Frenchman earlier this month after agreeing a £52m deal with Lyon . Aulas has now shed light on why Lyon took the decision to call off the move, accusing Liverpool of delaying the process. Nabil is an exceptional player. The failure with Liverpool has aroused the interest of other clubs. I have always listened in priority the players who are, on a relationship level, for me my kids, sons. Read More »

Suns make Ayton draft's No. 1 pick

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Ayton, who said he knew he was going to be the No. 1 pick after working out for the Suns on June 6, said he was still blown away when NBA Commissioner Adam Silver called his name. "Most definitely", he said. "Being down low and really trying to be dominant". His 24 double-doubles tied for the second-most ever by a freshman in Division I history. Read More »

Belgium v Tunisia 23 June 2018

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Belgium expect to be up against a defensive Tunisia , who will rely on quick counter-attacks. They can seal qualification to the second round with a win today, and start fulfilling some of the potential their squad promises. Romelu Lukaku , Dries Mertens and Eden Hazard again lead the attack in an unchanged Belgium lineup for the World Cup game against Tunisia . Read More »

Dwight Howard expected to finalize buyout with Nets, enter free agency

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With their entire fleet of centers, including JaVale McGee, Zaza Pachulia David West and Kevon Looney all entering free agency this summer, Howard is a positional fit for the Warriors as well, and he would not only fill a hole vacated by free agency, but looks to be an talent upgrade over his predecessors. Read More »

Ronaldo goal ends Morocco’s World Cup

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And Costa moved to within one goal of Ronaldo in fortunate fashion as a clearance ricocheted off him and into the Iranian net as Spain survived a huge scare in Kazan. Let us know in the comments section below. "We'll definitely focus on them as whole and as a collective". Host Russia will join the South Americans with 6 points, while Egypt are eliminated along with Saudi Arabia, with a game still to play. Read More »

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander drafted No.11 in the 2018 NBA Draft

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If the Cavs take a point guard like Oklahoma's Trae Young or Alabama's Collin Sexton at No. 8, the possibility exists they will have made that pick for the Hornets. There was no in between, but he didn't plan it that way. The Hornets acquired the rights to Bridges from the Los Angeles Clippers in exchange for the draft rights to guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (11th overall pick) and two future second-round draft picks, then acquired the rights to Graham from the Atlanta Hawks in exchange ... Read More »

Edmonton Eskimos add Terrell Owens to neg list

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Still, the guy is 44-year-old. However, he could have an option to turn to in the CFL . According to David William Naylor of TSN , the Edmonton Eskimos added the former San Francisco 49ers , Philadelphia Eagles, Dallas Cowboys, Buffalo Bills and Cincinnati Bengals playmaker to their negotiation list. Read More »

Terrell Owens Runs Impressive 40-Yard Dash At Age 44

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Why a 44-year old, egomaniac like Terrell Owens? However, he could have an option to turn to in the CFL . He will be inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame this year. In a decade and a half south of the border, Owens hauled in over 1,000 passes for almost 16,000 yards and 153 touchdowns. The Eskimos could place a sophomore quarterback in college that is mobile and has a live arm to the negotiation list and see how he develops or an National Football League player on the bubble who could ... Read More »

New Mercedes engine facing further delay

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There's a couple of places for example on the back straight where you're trying to find out where the corner is - it's really hard to see. We were running the new spec engine today which felt fresh and good, but we didn't run it yet in full power, so there's more to discover. Read More »

Champions Cup: Holders Leinster to face Wasps, Toulouse

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The draw took place in the Swiss city of Lausanne on Wednesday afternoon, with Sarries having been among the top seeds by virtue of winning the Gallagher Premiership last term. "Getting a good start in these competitions is vital and that's something we failed to do last season". Glasgow Warriors, Lyon and Cardiff Blues provide the challenge. Read More »

Blue Jays Pitcher Roberto Osuna Suspended for Domestic Violence Incident

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Important to understand is what Major League Baseball ruled Osuna to be guilty of under terms of the joint policy embedded in the collective bargaining agreement. Osuna appeared in 15 games (15 1/3 innings) for Toronto this season, allowing 16 hits, five runs and one walk while earning nine saves. Now, he's under team control through the 2021 season, which means if he somehow remains a Blue Jay - or any other team takes him on - he's under team control for three more seasons. Read More »

Twitter reacts to Michael Porter Jr's draft slide

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Porter played just 53 minutes in college and cancelled a workout in recent days because of what was described as a hip issue. But when draft night rolled around on Thursday, the uncertainty was real, and Porter Jr. Porter, a 6-10 small forward, is an elite shooter who has the ability to create his own shot. He could immediately fill a need at small forward if veteran Wilson Chandler opts out of his contract and Will Barton , an unrestricted free agent, doesn't re-sign with Denver. Read More »

Russian Federation 2018: Nigeria release Super Eagles list against Iceland

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Iceland midfielder Johann Berg Gudmundsson has not recovered from the calf injury he picked up against Argentina and is set to miss Friday's crucial Group D clash with Nigeria . Nigeria , who had won just one of their last 13 matches at the World Cup , showed far more attacking intent after the break, and Musa's opener was the start of the Super Eagles' best spell. Read More »

Musa marks return with winning double as Nigeria beat Iceland

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Ahmed Musa bagged a second-half brace to inspire Nigeria to a 2-0 win over Iceland in their second Group D clash at the 2018 World Cup . So with that being said, here are the winners and losers from the match. The Super Eagles tournament will end if they do not fix their defensive errors. While a draw for Iceland would keep its knockout hopes alive, Nigeria , which is at bottom of Group D, is under huge pressure to get all three points with manager Gernot Rohr saying his team ... Read More »

The All-Time NBA Draft-The Best Pick from Every Slot

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Just hours before the start of the selection process at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, ESPN's Adam Wojnarowski reported that the Knicks are unlikely to trade up from their spot at No. It's an assessment that seems unbelievably stupid in hindsight, but it's important not to fall victim to revisionist history. Curry was not considered a sure thing by any stretch of the imagination. Read More »