by | July 03, 2018 | 01:40

But the England manager later opted against appearing in a documentary about Euro 96, hosted by ex-team mate Alan Shearer, because he did not want to talk about his miss. That shouldn't change now we are in the knockout phase. "No matter what round we're in, we're still going to play the same". If anything we should feel freer.

by | July 02, 2018 | 23:45

Brazil and Belgium will play on Friday at 2 p.m. ET. The European side enjoyed more possession and attacking opportunities in the first half. Nearly immediately Eden Hazard struck the post for Belgium , but in their next attack Japan doubled their score, when Shinji Kagawa back-heeled to Inui on the edge of the area, and he had time to tee up a shot inside the keeper's left post.

by | July 02, 2018 | 23:07

But Brazilian keeper Alisson , lifted it over the goal for his first save of the game. For most analysts, Brazil was simply a superior team that outplayed its opponent today, especially in the final 45 minutes. Although the goalkeeper saved it with his foot, the ball fell kindly for Roberto Firmino to tap home. Brazil and Germany's goal tallies are far and away from the rest of the field, as Argentina are third with 137.

by | July 02, 2018 | 22:59

According to Nick Wright of Fox Sports, free-agent small forward LeBron James has informed those close to him of the decision about his future and everyone should "expect the official announcement Tuesday morning". As if getting through one another won't be tough enough, James is now coming to join the party. LeBron resides in LA during the offseason, and has done for many a year now, but with the Lakers being his most likely destination in free agency, every detail of his life ...

by | July 02, 2018 | 22:57

Portugal had no Plan B to fall back on to answer Cavani's masterful strikes on either side of Pepe's headed goal in the 55th minute. The Paris St Germain forward curled in a first-time right-foot shot from Rodrigo Bentancur's pass to beat Portugal goalkeeper Rui Patricio before limping off injured in the 74th minute as the Uruguay defence dug in to hold on to their lead.

by | July 02, 2018 | 22:18

A double-bogey on the par-6 sixth hole after a poor drive was hard to overcome without the ability to make birdies on the par-70 course, where he was playing for the first time this week. The final had its share of hiccups as lights went off, disrupting the match for 10 minutes in the first half, while in the second half Iran captain Amirhossein Maleki, who came in as a substitute, claimed "rough play" by the Indians but referee dismissed the protests.

by | July 02, 2018 | 21:58

That puts the Lakers in an interesting spot. " LeBron James , four-time NBA MVP, three-time NBA finals MVP, 14-time NBA All Star, and two-time Olympic gold medalist has agreed to a four year, $154 million contract with the Los Angeles Lakers ", Klutch Sports Group said on Twitter .

by | July 02, 2018 | 20:58

Brazil won Group E with an unbeaten 2-1-0 record, while Mexico finished second in Group F despite a slight scare on the final day. They are now looking to reach the final eight for their seventh straight World Cup . The last time these two met in a match, it was Brazil who registered a 2-0 victory over Mexico . These two soccer-crazy nations will meet Monday in Russian Federation with a trip to the quarterfinals on the line.

by | July 02, 2018 | 20:35

Maker, Kickert, Christopher Goulding and Nathan Sobey were ejected for Australia. The absurd clash was caught on camera and beamed live around the world by sports broadcasters, with players in Australia shocked as Kickert was seen being chased around the court by fed-up Filipino players.

by | July 02, 2018 | 19:57

Thai navy SEALs said in a Facebook post early Monday that divers since Sunday night had reached a bend where the kilometer- (half-mile-) long passage splits in two directions. "They are all safe but the mission is not completed", the Chiang Rai governor said at a press conference held at the cave's entrance Monday. The rescue teams spent much of Monday making preparations for what was hoped would be the final push in their search for team.

by | July 02, 2018 | 19:53

France coach Didier Deschamps deems Kylian Mbappe to be "even quicker" than Brazil legend Ronaldo and has tipped the teenager to "make a lot of progress". At 19 years and six months, Mbappé is just 10 months older than the legendary Brazilian. He has seven goals in 19 internationals so far, including three in Russian Federation.

by | July 02, 2018 | 18:56

But James grew frustrated with the poorly-managed Cavaliers towards the end of his time there. The 76ers' contingent was to be led by their ownership group headed by Josh Harris and David Blitzer, a person with knowledge of the details told AP.

by | July 02, 2018 | 17:47

His advent at Roma also helped Alisson usurp Ederson to become Brazil's first-choice custodian as well, and has made a mark at the 2018 FIFA World Cup with his exploits in goal. 'My children [who live in Madrid] are the most important thing for me: I now have one and a half years less contact with Chelsea. My daughter is three years old, my son is a year old, and I have not seen them for a year and a half.

by | July 02, 2018 | 17:42

If his performance lives up to his words, it's hard to see Japan getting through here, but given what we've seen so far at the World Cup , the Samurai Blue should not be written off. However, on various occasions in the past these successes over their illustrious rivals from the south have proven false dawns for Mexico and often a catalyst for Brazil .

by | July 02, 2018 | 17:13

Molinari matched the 18-hole course record with the lowest final round by a US PGA victor this season, his career low on the American tour by two shots. Close enough to make an 80th PGA Tour victory seem within grasp - he finished in a tie for fourth - but never truly threatening those at the top of the leaderboard .

by | July 02, 2018 | 17:01

The team is coming off their worst defeat since losing to Germany 4-1 at last year's Confederations Cup, but Guardado said the team took what it needed to take out of the defeat to Sweden and will be ready to play a different type of game against Brazil.

by | July 02, 2018 | 12:30

When free agency hits at 12:01 a.m. ET on Sunday, don't expect LeBron James to jet off to visit interested suitors. With star power that would all but guarantee a playoff spot, many free agents will give them strong consideration (even if other teams are offering more money).

by | July 02, 2018 | 10:42

Instead of being "just" a role player this contract could put Grant in the starting lineup (depending on how the rest of free agency pans out). Per the report, the third year of the deal is a player option. Conversely, speculation pointed to James signing with the Lakers. With Durant, George and Paul off the board, James is the biggest name left to decide his intentions when it comes to free agency.

by | July 02, 2018 | 09:47

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) reacts during the third quarter against the Golden State Warriors in game four of the 2018 NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena. James was the All-Star Game Most Valuable Player in 2008 and season MVP in 2009 and 2010, when the Cavaliers won 66 and 61 games but could not reach the finals.

by | July 02, 2018 | 09:31

Aspas carved out an early chance in extra time with a run and cross from the left, but Carvajal was unable to turn it in and then Isco's low centre created another, Ignashevich clearing. After the appeals died down and Pique was deservedly booked, Dzyuba sent de Gea the wrong way and his countrymen - who filled more than three-quarters of the stadium - wild with delirium.

by | July 02, 2018 | 07:41

Extremely strong reports indicate that LeBron James has agreed to a mammoth deal to pull on the forum blue and gold and play for the Los Angeles Lakers next season. LeBron James is taking the fight west, engaging Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors in their own conference. He left the Cleveland Cavaliers following the 2010 season to go to the Miami Heat .

by | July 02, 2018 | 05:03

Last month, Gary Payton fueled up the Los Angeles rumors when he revealed that Lebron's 13-year old son had committed to playing at Sierra Canyon High School next year. He already owns two homes in Southern California and has a film production company. The team he took down, the Golden State Warriors , had the best regular season record in league history at 73-9.

by | July 02, 2018 | 02:59

Denmark scored just a minute into the match as Mathias Jorgensen finished a loose ball in the box off a long throw-in to give the Danish side an early advantage. 2' GOAL! Croatia 0-1 Denmark: Incredible! Croatia , previously a part of the former Yugoslavia, only made their World Cup debut in 1998 and that team memorably went all the way to the semi-finals in France before losing to the hosts and eventual winners.

by | July 01, 2018 | 22:58

This side of the draw is now wide open that Spain are out, meaning that one of Russia, Denmark , Croatia , Sweden, Switzerland, England or Colombia will be in this year's World Cup final. By contrast, Denmark have disappointed, scraping through Group C despite three ordinary performances, and it would be a huge surprise were they to make it past the last eight.

by | July 01, 2018 | 22:56

The Russian veteran was so busy wrestling with Sergio Ramos that the ball clipped his calf before going straight into the back of the net. Russia , meanwhile, the lowest ranked team at the start have certainly jumped leaps and bounds following 5-0 hammering of Saudi Arabia and then 3-1 against Egypt before Uruguay swept them to second in the group table in a 3-0 win.

by | July 01, 2018 | 21:52

Max Verstappen won Red Bull's home Austrian Grand Prix on Sunday, while Lewis Hamilton suffered his first race retirement since 2016 and lost the Formula One championship lead to Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel . Hamilton struggled so much that he was forced to make a second pitstop. Hamilton then opened up a 2.4 seconds lead as the field was stretched on the tight, short track.

by | July 01, 2018 | 19:44

The defending bowed out out of the tournament after losing 0-2 to South Korea in Kazan on Wednesday. He led the World Cup in saves after the second game against Korea with 14. They then lost to Austria in their penultimate warmup game and only narrowly beat Saudi Arabia before departing for Russian Federation. Loew, who has the support of the German federation and is under contract until the next World Cup , has not ruled out leaving his position following the debacle.

by | July 01, 2018 | 19:12

Without taking any free-agency meetings, George made the announcement that he is staying with the Thunder at a house party in Oklahoma City hosted by Russell Westbrook , sources at the party confirmed. Other teams that will be hot in pursuit of George, according to the ESPN reporter, include the Philadelphia 76ers and Houston Rockets. For his career between IN and Oklahoma City, he's averaged 18.6 points and 6.2 rebounds while connecting on 38 percent of his tries from 3-point range.

by | July 01, 2018 | 16:12

That he opted for a contract structure with a smaller immediate salary (Durant could have been paid $35.7 million in 2018-19 had he signed a four-year deal, per cap guru Albert Nahmad ) better positions Golden State to overhaul its bench this summer.

by | July 01, 2018 | 13:45

By opting out , though, James has left himself with Cleveland , Los Angeles and Philadelphia as the three places he is most likely to wind up playing his 16th National Basketball Association season. Their cap situation makes it impossible for the Rockets to sign LeBron, re-sign Paul and Clint Capela to max deals, and bring back Trevor Ariza. And with the way rumors are shaping up , it appears James might be headed to the Lakers.

by | July 01, 2018 | 09:56

Growing up in California, he has long stated his desire to suit up for the Lakers and has been linked heavily to the hometown team in Los Angeles. George made his announcement on stage at Russell Westbrook's house party , alerting the crowd that he would be staying in OKC for a long time.

by | July 01, 2018 | 08:57

The Dallas Mavericks are widely expected to sign Jordan, who opted out of his $24.1 million contract for the 18-19 season. Jordan, a 6-foot-11 center, was the first piece of the Lob City puzzle, joining the Clippers via the 2008 draft, and the last to depart.

by | July 01, 2018 | 08:44

As free agency approaches, players around the league will be on the move as teams try to put themselves in the best possible position to compete for a championship. Once draft picks are signed, they can not be traded for 30 days. ESPN reports that the Spurs want more than the Cavs got for Kyrie Irving and more than the Pacers got for Paul George in the potential deal.

by | July 01, 2018 | 04:52

Germany appeared to have got their World Cup defence back on track with a stoppage time victor of their own against Sweden on Saturday, which followed an opening match defeat to Mexico , but Joachim Low's side were out of sorts once more against Korea.

by | July 01, 2018 | 04:29

Maradona is in Russian Federation to watch the World Cup and has been a lively presence at Argentina matches, celebrating his country's dramatic win over Nigeria and resulting progression to the last 16 with an offensive gesture. Ronaldo finishes his fourth World Cup campaign with four goals, while Messi notched just the one in what was also his fourth, scoring the opener in Argentina's huge group stage win over Nigeria in Saint Petersburg.