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by | July 03, 2018 | 20:34

It was goalless at half-time but it looked as if Brazil will make an impact soon. "We will need to play an unbelievable game tomorrow and continue to live the dream". He is edging closer to Pele's national team goalscoring record after he netted his 57th goal in 89 appearances, putting him just 20 behind the all-time great.

by | July 03, 2018 | 19:23

But defender Benjamin Pavard equalised with a thunderous strike to pull France level and once more change the complexion of the game. But Uruguay , which has conceded just one goal so far and beat European champion Portugal 2-1 to advance, has a much better defensive line marshalled by the experienced Diego Godin.

by | July 03, 2018 | 18:59

Home supporters with red-white-and-blue wigs and painted faces seemed prepared for an unhappy ending out of Tolstoy or Dostoyevsky, especially after Marco Asensio's free kick ricocheted off a calf of defender Sergei Ignashevich in the 12th minute and past goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev for an own goal.

by | July 03, 2018 | 18:54

Sky Sports News claims that Barcelona have already had a £50m offer knocked back, but they will continue holding talks with Chelsea in the hope of negotiating a better price. Mourinho understood to be keen with a reunion with several players including Willian and also Mesut Ozil. Willian is being heavily linked with a move to both United and Barcelona this summer.

by | July 03, 2018 | 18:46

The other half of the draw includes the fearsome quartet of Brazil, France, Uruguay and Belgium. Can England make the last eight for the first time since 2006, or will the South Americans put the Three Lions down in the Russian capital? Mina said: "Of course, we hope that James is able to play because he is such an important player for us, but I think we have shown the last two games that we have creativity and goals in the team even when he is not playing".

by | July 03, 2018 | 16:26

They look like serious contenders, while for Spain their elimination is a disaster - they had been considered among the favourites but had their preparations ruined when coach Julen Lopetegui was sensationally sacked on the eve of the tournament.

by | July 03, 2018 | 14:26

The company issued a statement minutes after the defending champion took to the court, saying Federer would be a global brand ambassador for the firm and would wear its outfits at all tournaments this year. Forbes reports that Federer earned roughly $150 million from Nike over the past 20 years. "I really haven't played her before". Curiously, he was still wearing Nike shoes for his 6-1 6-3 6-4 win over Serbia's Dusan Lajovic on Centre Court at the All England Club.

by | July 03, 2018 | 13:25

Thai rescue teams walk inside cave complex where 12 boys and their soccer coach went missing, in Mae Sai , Chiang Rai province , in northern Thailand. "I haven't had anything to eat". "Brilliant", a rescuer can be heard saying. Narongsak said Tuesday that the missing were given high-protein liquid food, painkillers and antibiotics.

by | July 03, 2018 | 11:59

We've got two more games - Switzerland v Sweden and England v Colombia - before we have the final eight competitors. " Colombia have a lot of potential as a team". Eriksson twice led England to the World Cup last-eight stage during his reign as manager, and he has been impressed with Gareth Southgate's squad so far in Russian Federation.

by | July 03, 2018 | 11:58

So much for the reports about tension between Chris Paul and the Houston Rockets . National Basketball Association insider Adrian Wojnarowski first broke the news. Paul sustained a hamstring injury in the waning moments of Game 5, which the Rockets won to take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven series, but he missed the final two games, both won by the Warriors.

by | July 03, 2018 | 09:15

Kevin Durant is staying put for now. That said, there are still a bunch of young, promising restricted free agents who could draw big offer sheets, such as Aaron Gordon and Jabari Parker. Kerr has led the Warriors to four straight NBA Finals and three championships. While the Warriors probably just want their NBA-dominating core locked in for as long as possible, Durant's move will at least give them a significant amount of luxury tax bills this offseason.

by | July 03, 2018 | 08:15

Last month, the 33-year-old sports superstar played in his eighth consecutive National Basketball Association finals, losing to Golden State . Fortunately for Laker fans, LeBron will follow as the next all-time great player to play for this historic franchise.

by | July 03, 2018 | 04:41

Nike's rights to the logo are not eternal, though, and they will return to Federer within "the next few years" per Christopher Clarey of the New York Times . Uniqlo doesn't make tennis footwear, so Federer wore white Nike shoes with light blue swooshes on Monday. "I was excited to wear Uniqlo today", the 20-time Grand Slam victor said after his match on Monday, the Wall Street Journal reported .

by | July 03, 2018 | 04:28

The Spurs don't have to trade Leonard right now because he's under contract for the 2018-19 season, but if they do try to move him, the offers from rival teams have to be better . ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski said early Saturday morning on "SportsCenter" that Cousins was "very likely" to return to the Pelicans on a shorter-term deal.

by | July 03, 2018 | 03:26

Rajon Rondo drives past the Golden State Warriors' Andre Iguodala. Instead, the Lakers renounced the rights to Randle, who was a restricted free agent, to free up enough cap space to come to an agreement on a one-year, $9 million deal with Rondo.

by | July 03, 2018 | 02:46

An global search effort, which included United States forces and British divers, had gone on since the group went missing inside the Tham Luang cave . "What day is it?" one the players asks. There had been no contact with the boys or coach since they entered the cave as they were hemmed in by heavy rains that blocked the entrance.

by | July 03, 2018 | 01:59

Arsenal's new centre-back Sokratis Papastathopoulos' move to the Emirates Stadium was confirmed on Monday. The 30-year-old defender has agreed a long-term contract at the club, with Arsenal paying a reported €20million for the Greece worldwide.

by | July 03, 2018 | 01:39

Things seem to be riding high for England with every bounce going their way while they sit and watch other top teams tumble out of the tournament. Lingard, whose long-range goal in England's 6-1 win over Panama has been one of the highlights of the team's performances, says he is enjoying his role as part of a trio operating behind striker and captain Harry Kane .

by | July 02, 2018 | 23:43

Belgium defeated Panama by 3-0, outclassed Tunisia by 5-2 and bagged win over England by 1-0 in group matches. Japan were pushing for a victor, but Belgium won the match at the death as Chadli finished off a pulsating counter attack in the fourth minute of stoppage time .

by | July 02, 2018 | 23:06

Second-half goals from Neymar and Roberto Firmino have earned Brazil a 2-0 victory over Mexico in Monday's World Cup last-16 tie in Samara. Lucky for us, we have at least one more match in which to witness another classic Neymar flop as Brazil takes on the victor of Monday's Belgium vs Japan match on Friday.

by | July 02, 2018 | 22:58

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". After declining his $35.6 million player option with the Cleveland Cavaliers for the 2018-19 National Basketball Association season, LeBron James will officially become an unrestricted free agent on July 1.

by | July 02, 2018 | 22:55

He was helped to the sideline with his arm around Ronaldo's back. Cristiano Ronaldo lit up the World Cup in his own inimitable style, curling in a late free kick to complete a remarkable hat-trick in a group match between Portugal and Spain.

by | July 02, 2018 | 22:18

A wayward drive for Woods, his first of the round, at the 484-yard, par-4 sixth left him in a heap of trouble, and he compounded that miscue with a second shot that disappeared in the gnarly, knee-high grass, leading to a penalty drop. Knowing he was heading home early, Landry went out and played well anyway, carding a second-round 67 and ending the week on a high note. "I'm not that far back, and I'm in a similar position where I was at the Valspar".

by | July 02, 2018 | 21:56

Luke Walton has three years remaining on his contract, with the last year on that contract not guaranteed. Many have already wondered what the NBA Finals might look like without James taking on the Warriors every year. And while Riley has won three more of his own as a coach and executive in Miami , the roots of Riley and Johnson's success are with the 80s Showtime Lakers and their championship machine.

by | July 02, 2018 | 20:58

With a pair of 2-0 wins over Costa Rica and Serbia, Brazil easily clinched its place at the top of its group. Brazil endured a frustrating opening 45 minutes as they head into the halftime break with the score level at 0-0 against Mexico in their round of 16 tie.