For 20 years, football wasn't coming home for England boss Southgate

Speaking to Sky News 22 years on, the ex-footballer said: " Football's coming home , I couldn't listen to it for 20 years, frankly". It is an anthem and has followed the team for a long time , but involved some hard moments as well. "That is wonde... More..

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Jones Wins First NASCAR Race
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Jones Wins First NASCAR Race

A young driver took home the checkered flag on Saturday night in NASCAR's Coke Zero Sugar 400 at Daytona International Speedway. Truex Jr., AJ Allmendinger , Kasey Kahne and Chris Buescher rounded out the t...More..

Croatian fans unfurl banner saying ‘Thank you, Russia’ in downtown Moscow
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Croatian fans unfurl banner saying ‘Thank you, Russia’ in downtown Moscow

However, that hope quickly faded once Croatia scored the final goal in extra time, advancing them to the World Cup final to play against France . Police are calling on the public to enjoy England's Worl...More..

Gareth Southgate says England face toughest World Cup test against Croatia
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Gareth Southgate says England face toughest World Cup test against Croatia

But Croatia , in their first semi since 1998, leveled through Ivan Perisic after 68 minutes and then looked the more unsafe side. It was a different game from then on, with Croatia suddenly playing with ...More..

Dele Alli: looking for more against Croatia
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Dele Alli: looking for more against Croatia

Now in its 29th year, the Willen World Cup is recognised as the leading tournament in the area for children from under 7s to under 16's and attracts clubs from across Herts, Beds, Bucks and Northants. He stuc...More..

by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Billy Knight was facing child sex abuse charges

In the video , Knight issues an apology to his family and friends as well as a damning caution urging those who are depressed not to follow 'his route'. "I just ask God for forgiveness for all the wrong I've do...More..

Djokovic into Wimbledon semi-final, blasts unnecessary warnings
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Djokovic into Wimbledon semi-final, blasts unnecessary warnings

Six times Anderson was required to hold serve to stay alive and each time he was equal to the task. Kevin Anderson is moving on at Wimbledon. "If you go out there with doubts or unsure what's going to hap...More..

Croatia have been 'underestimated', says coach Dalic
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Croatia have been 'underestimated', says coach Dalic

Set pieces have been the main source of goals at the tournament in Russian Federation - 42 percent, no less - and England has been the master of that department on its run to Wedneday's semifinal match agains...More..

Why Croatia will beat England
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Why Croatia will beat England

Volunteers display the Sweden and England banners prior to the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup quarter-final match between Sweden and England at the Samara Arena in Samara on July 7, 2018. . "They fought....More..

Kevin Anderson knocks defending champion Roger Federer out of Wimbledon
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Kevin Anderson knocks defending champion Roger Federer out of Wimbledon

Meanwhile, after dropping the second set to Nishikori, Djokovic wrested back the momentum for good in the third, coming from 0-40 down at 2-2 to hold serve. After beating Monfils in a tight four-set battle, An...More..

Djokovic 'peaking at the right moment' and into the Wimbledon semi-finals
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Djokovic 'peaking at the right moment' and into the Wimbledon semi-finals

While Anderson is known for his booming serve, it's Federer's serve that has proved impenetrable at this year's Championships - the Swiss is yet to drop serve and has held in his past 81 service games, dating...More..

Gareth Southgate ‘not ready for journey to end’
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Gareth Southgate ‘not ready for journey to end’

Meanwhile, Croatia's first World Cup semi-final for two decades has revived the memories of the country's football high point and raised hopes that Luka Modric's side can go one better than their legendar...More..

Zlatko Dalic: 'We can stop Harry Kane'
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Zlatko Dalic: 'We can stop Harry Kane'

We should continue to show that belief against Croatia - we've got a real chance". "It's an unbelievable achievement from all the lads". And Kane's red-hot form has made council worker Danny, 26, a celebrit...More..

Knox socks it to Fox with box-office Irish Open finish
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Knox socks it to Fox with box-office Irish Open finish

It was an epic end to a hugely successful event that attracted 94,239 fans over five days - 27,055 yesterday - making it bigger than the preceding Irish Opens at The K Club and Portstewart. "I hit the shots I...More..

Jurgen Klopp defends under fire Loris Karius
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Jurgen Klopp defends under fire Loris Karius

And Karius managed to spill the shot, allowing it to bounce in front of him rather than taking it cleanly. Liverpool emerged as 3-2 victors but in his second appearance since the Champions League final - ...More..

England's Raheem Sterling provid.ity that makes Gareth Southgate's dynamic system tick
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

England's Raheem Sterling provid.ity that makes Gareth Southgate's dynamic system tick

Not many teams are, however, as gifted as the current French set-up, but there is no denying that all four teams which made it to the semi-finals in Russian Federation displayed a certain level of tactical ap...More..

Na eases to five-shot victory at The Greenbrier
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Na eases to five-shot victory at The Greenbrier

Five birdies in six holes on the front nine put Na in control and he finished at 19-under-par 261 at The Old White TPC for his second career win. "My putter got hot", Na said. With greens drying out in the af...More..

Aon reveal multi year partnership with the PGA TOUR and LPGA
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Aon reveal multi year partnership with the PGA TOUR and LPGA

The two tours announced a season-long competition with Aon on Monday. Other changes see the RBC Canadian Open switch from late July to the week before the US Open, while the final World Golf Championship ev...More..

#WorldCup - Croatia vs England preview
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

#WorldCup - Croatia vs England preview

Jenas doesn't just believe Modric is among the best - he thinks the Real Madrid man is the top midfielder in the world and is only denied accolades because he doesn't rack up goals like some other stars do. "Th...More..

Liverpool eyeing up a move for Xherdan Shaqiri
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Liverpool eyeing up a move for Xherdan Shaqiri

Fekir was on the brink of moving to Merseyside this time last month but a deal fell through at the last minute when concerns were raised about the Frenchman's injury history. Following their elimination at the ...More..

Jose Mourinho: 'France's Paul Pogba played with maturity against Belgium'
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Jose Mourinho: 'France's Paul Pogba played with maturity against Belgium'

We savour [the win] a little, but we must now focus on the final. Samuel Umtiti 's 51st-minute header at St Petersburg Stadium sent the French into the final, where they will be seeking their second win sinc...More..

Courtois hints at Madrid return as Belgian enters previous year of contract
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Courtois hints at Madrid return as Belgian enters previous year of contract

The 26-year-old is now preparing for Belgium's last-16 World Cup tie with Japan on Monday, but when asked about his future, told Sporza: "I have a certain preference, I already have ideas in my head, but I ...More..

David Beckham condemns criticism aimed at England forward Raheem Sterling
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

David Beckham condemns criticism aimed at England forward Raheem Sterling

The reason is his movement and speed, something which is crucial to any side's offence. Dalic blamed Croatia's opponents for smothering the creative talents of Luka Modric and said he expected a more open mat...More..

Mahrez, Slimani, Amartey miss Leicester City’s pre-season training
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Mahrez, Slimani, Amartey miss Leicester City’s pre-season training

However the closest he has come to leaving was back in January, when he submitted a transfer request in order to try force a move to Manchester City . Wanyama and Riyad Mahrez of Leicester City fight for t...More..

Kim Sei-Young’s 31-under score smashes LPGA record
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Kim Sei-Young’s 31-under score smashes LPGA record

Kim won the 2016 Founders Cup at 27 under, while Sorenstam won the 2001 Standard Register Ping at 27 under, the tournament where the Swede shot 59. It wrapped up an awesome week that saw Kim record 31 birdies...More..

Arsenal star urged to retire from global football
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Arsenal star urged to retire from global football

Both players are of Turkish descent, and were pictured presenting Erdogan with shirts from their respective club teams, Arsenal and Manchester City. He is now getting whistled at and made a scapegoat . He's ...More..

Fakhar Zaman grabs top position in latest T20I ranking
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Fakhar Zaman grabs top position in latest T20I ranking

Australia and Pakistan clash in the final of the T20 worldwide tri-series on Sunday, 8 July at the Harare Sports Club to end an energetic journey. No wonder he moved up 44 spots on the table to reach No 2 ...More..

Sergio Ramos sends message to Cristiano Ronaldo over Juventus transfer
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Sergio Ramos sends message to Cristiano Ronaldo over Juventus transfer

Speaking after his unveiling at Sassuolo on Friday, Boateng stated that the arrival of the five-time UEFA Champions League victor will add much more value to the league. "These years at Real Madrid , and in ...More..

France progress to World Cup final with 1-0 win over Belgium
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

France progress to World Cup final with 1-0 win over Belgium

He's been showing us season in, season out, that he is among the best strikers in the Premier League . "But, that has not been the case here, because we didn't produce the energy and sharpness needed to brea...More..

Harry Kane Heads List Of Reported Madrid Replacements For Ronaldo
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Harry Kane Heads List Of Reported Madrid Replacements For Ronaldo

The former banker has already agreed a contract with Chelsea and has discussed the club's transfer policy at length with the hierarchy, with only a deal between the Blues and Napoli standing between him and b...More..

Pressure? What pressure? Composure key to Serena's latest Wimbledon win
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Pressure? What pressure? Composure key to Serena's latest Wimbledon win

It was a fearless performance that offered Williams one of her toughest tests since returning. "Sometimes I feel, 'Man, I'm in trouble, ' she said after the match". It may be that today, for the first time ,...More..

Manchester City sign Riyad Mahrez for reported 67 million Euros
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Manchester City sign Riyad Mahrez for reported 67 million Euros

Riyad Mahrez has finally completed his £60m club record move to Manchester City , 160 days after Pep Guardiola's January bid was rejected by Leicester. "Watching them from afar has been a pleasure". When co...More..

Police warn England World Cup revellers after weekend's ‘shocking behaviour’
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Police warn England World Cup revellers after weekend's ‘shocking behaviour’

In the quarter-finals, France and Brazil would have been my pick for the favourites of the remaining teams. "We need to regroup and recover and see the opportunity". The force said it will increase its pres...More..

SA's Van Rooyen leads by 4 at Irish Open
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

SA's Van Rooyen leads by 4 at Irish Open

Rory McIlroy was one of the few big names to impress at the Irish Open as Ryan Fox ended the first round with a one-shot lead in his bid to play his way into The Open for the second successive year. Former...More..

France frustrates Belgium's offense to perfection in victory
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

France frustrates Belgium's offense to perfection in victory

France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris made a great save in each half, denying the potent Belgian attack of Eden Hazard , Kevin De Bruyne and Romelu Lukaku the chance to advance the country to its first major fi...More..