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Luis Enrique confirmed as new manager of Spain

Luis Enrique confirmed as new manager of Spain

Luis Enrique has replaced Fernando Hierro, who stepped down as interim coach over the weekend. The Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) have scheduled a news conference on Monday to announce ch...

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Belgium hold off Brazil fightback to reach semi-finals

Belgium hold off Brazil fightback to reach semi-finals

But it was too late for Brazil to muster an equalizer as Courtois thwarted several efforts to force the game into extra time. That proved to be Brazil's last chance, and Belgium will march on to...

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Croatia beat Russian Federation on penalties to set up England semi-final

Croatia beat Russian Federation on penalties to set up England semi-final

Croatia then went ahead with a soft header in the eleventh minute of extra time but Brazilian-born Fernandes headed the hosts level with five minutes of play remaining to send the game to penalties...

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Gareth Southgate hails Harry Maguire’s World Cup impact

Gareth Southgate hails Harry Maguire’s World Cup impact

The victory left revelers in Montreal's Burgundy Lion feeling pretty good - though the liquid refreshments may have helped. Most fans though will be crowding around the big screens again on Wednesda...

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Willian finally speaks on Barcelona interest

Willian finally speaks on Barcelona interest

The Brazilian has also reportedly instructed his agent, Kia Joorabchian to negotiate a deal with the Catalan side. "As per football consultant Ian McGarry", The club leading the chase ( for Willian...

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Neymar Breaks His Silence On Brazil’s World Cup Exit

Neymar Breaks His Silence On Brazil’s World Cup Exit

The team will have one more training on Monday morning before heading to St. Petersburg in the afternoon. We know it will be a tough match. And I think that's a role that allows us to be a team. In on...

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Christian Horner hails Max Verstappen’s ability to avoid blisters in Austrian GP

Christian Horner hails Max Verstappen’s ability to avoid blisters in Austrian GP

The gap closed from a high of seven seconds to less than two seconds as the trio started the final lap, but Verstappen held firm under Raikkonen's pressure to record his first win of the season and Re...

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Martinez names star key to Belgium in Brazil showdown

Martinez names star key to Belgium in Brazil showdown

With Kompany still finding his feet after his latest period out through injury, Brazil's swarming attacks could prove productive against the ageing Belgian backline. He added "It was significant to ...

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Deschamps says France proved mettle; ready for Brazil or Belgium

Deschamps says France proved mettle; ready for Brazil or Belgium

But the ball popped off his palms and looped over his head and into the net. Belgium take on France in St. Petersburg on Tuesday, while the winners of tomorrow's two quarter-finals will meet in ...

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Brazil says Danilo out of World Cup with ankle injury

Brazil says Danilo out of World Cup with ankle injury

If Belgium manage to win on Friday, they will set a new mark of five consecutive victories at the World Cup, beating the previous run of four matches. "Sometimes you have to accept that Brazil has...

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Concerned England fans make the same joke about the referee against Sweden

For once it was not Harry Kane who claimed the plaudits as the tournament's top scorer was kept quiet , but England found another hero at the other end of the pitch as Jordan Pickford produced thr...

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Carlisle parties in the street after England wins on penalties

Carlisle parties in the street after England wins on penalties

France take on Uruguay, Belgium play Brazil and hosts Russian Federation face Croatia in the other three quarter finals. Pickford responded by saying: "I don't care if I'm not the biggest keeper...

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Charlotte Hornets to sign former San Antonio Spur Tony Parker

Charlotte Hornets to sign former San Antonio Spur Tony Parker

The point guard was a true cornerstone of the San Antonio franchise as he is only the third player in National Basketball Association history to play at least 17 seasons with one team before leaving...

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Title defender Muguruza stunned by van Uytvanck

Title defender Muguruza stunned by van Uytvanck

Third seed Muguruza came from a break down to win the first set but saw her feeble challenge fizzle out in the next two as van Uytvanck blew the Spaniard away with her big serving. Six of the women's ...

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Conditions good for getting Thai boys out

Conditions good for getting Thai boys out

The letters , carried by divers making 6-hour trips in each direction, were the first direct communication between the parents and their sons. "We don't want to make a mistake". It is understood that...

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Oklahoma City mayor declares July 7 'Paul George Day'

Oklahoma City mayor declares July 7 'Paul George Day'

Including the $150 million National Basketball Association salary ceiling, the OKC will walk out for the start of the season with a combined value of $300m in an unmitigated disaster. In the playoffs,...

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Former UCLA player Tyler Honeycutt found dead after shootout with police

Former UCLA player Tyler Honeycutt found dead after shootout with police

Approximately 30 residents were evacuated during the incident. Honeycutt's mother had called the police because her son was acting erratically, ABC 7 reported . He went to the Kings in 2011 Nationa...

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Switzerland doesn’t want to be caught napping against Sweden

Switzerland doesn’t want to be caught napping against Sweden

Switzerland and indeed Sweden did surprise us. They just didn't have the quality to break down the Swedish rearguard; Blerim Dzemaili wasn't almost as impactful with his late runs into the box, a...

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Sebastian Vettel hits out at Formula One penalty system

Sebastian Vettel hits out at Formula One penalty system

Vettel was penalised for impeding Carlos Sainz during the second part of qualifying at the Red Bull Ring, dropping him to sixth on the grid even though no damage was done and both drivers progresse...

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Superb Roger Federer underlines Wimbledon favouritism with third-round win

Superb Roger Federer underlines Wimbledon favouritism with third-round win

Federer is having no such problems and eased past Jan-Lennard Struff 6-3 7-5 6-2. Isner will face world No.31 Stefanos Tsitsipas , the first Greek man to first Greek man to reach the fourth round of...

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Ivankovic warns Croatia about 'dangerous' Russian Federation

Ivankovic warns Croatia about 'dangerous' Russian Federation

On the other end of the draw are powerhouses Brazil , Uruguay , France and Belgium , teams that have combined for eight World Cup championships. Belgium defender defender Vincent Kompany beliv...

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Elon Musk offers hi-tech help to lost Thai boys

Elon Musk offers hi-tech help to lost Thai boys

The members of the Wild Boar soccer team were reported missing on June 23 when they didn't return from an outing after practice. Last year, after a devastating hurricane hit Puerto Rico, the governm...

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Luis in for Marcelo, Marquez handed first start against Brazil

Luis in for Marcelo, Marquez handed first start against Brazil

The Brazilian national team ended the match against Serbia in such a composition: Alisson - Fagner, T. Silva, Miranda, Filipe Luis - Fernandinho, Kazemiro, Renato Augusto - Willian, G. "He could n...

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Heat linked to Carmelo Anthony exodus from Thunder

The OK3 experiment looks to be officially finished in Oklahoma City. The Thunder can use the stretch provision on Anthony's salary for next season to cut $107 million off the team's 2018-19 payroll ...

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Sweden are easy to analyse, hard to beat, says coach Andersson

Sweden are easy to analyse, hard to beat, says coach Andersson

Between Mbappe's speed, power, and room for growth, his play looks like a precursor to even more great things to come in his club and worldwide careers - we could be witnessing the start of yet anot...

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Trae Young Has Had a Horrific Start to Summer League

Trae Young Has Had a Horrific Start to Summer League

Grayson Allen has struggled shooting the ball, but he has not let that affect the rest of his game in the Utah Summer League. Both Young and Allen were selected in the first round of the 2018 NBA D...

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Bending it like Beckham, Trippier is England's 'secret weapon'

Bending it like Beckham, Trippier is England's 'secret weapon'

Trippier's family are travelling over for the quarter-final having thrown a party three days ago to watch the Colombian game. 'We'll maybe keep the telly on for people to watch, ' he jokes. If they ca...

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John Stones Hints At 'Unseen' Antics From

John Stones Hints At 'Unseen' Antics From "Dirtiest Team" He Has Faced

The Andean nation's capital, Bogota, came to a standstill as people tuned in to watch the "Cafeteros", with electrifying roars and loud gasps surging throughout the city each time either team came c...

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Cristiano Ronaldo's Heartwarming Act In Defeat Won Hearts

Cristiano Ronaldo's Heartwarming Act In Defeat Won Hearts

Cavani sent a cross into the box where Suarez, however, could hardly get a decent shot. Cavani has 45 goals and 105 caps in total for his country, and France will surely be delighted if it turns o...

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3 ways rescuers could free youth soccer team from Thailand cave

3 ways rescuers could free youth soccer team from Thailand cave

They look thin but are being supplied with protein drinks, The Associated Press reported, and appear to have more energy than when they were first found. Communications are also a concern as rescu...

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