• Modric wins World Cup Golden Ball, Mbappe young player award
Modric wins World Cup Golden Ball, Mbappe young player award

France defeated Croatia 4-2 and claimed the title. "We played handsome football again". "They waited for their chance and scored". They had their own tactic and you need to respect that. They recorded a thumping 3-0 win against Lionel Messi and Argentina in the group stage, and overcame Denmark and Russian Federation on penalties in the knockout ...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo arrives in Turin
Cristiano Ronaldo arrives in Turin

Having spent a night in new surroundings, the 33-year-old was back under the spotlight on Monday morning as he headed for his medical. The Portuguese World Cup striker is due to be officially paraded as a Juve player at around 5:30pm United Kingdom time on Monday.

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  • English Premier League BREAKING: Jorginho joins Chelsea 14 Jul 2018, 12:10
English Premier League BREAKING: Jorginho joins Chelsea 14 Jul 2018, 12:10

The Italy global midfielder, 26, was also wanted by Manchester City , who discussed a £50m deal to sign him. At the time Southampton were looking to establish themselves in the top half of the Premier League , and they finished that summer by landing Virgil van Dijk from Celtic on deadline day.

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  • Putin 'proud' of Russia's handling of World Cup
Putin 'proud' of Russia's handling of World Cup

Other Twitter users called France's hypocritical policies against migrants and Muslims "shameful" in the light of their celebrated win. We were a bit unlucky. However, were undone by a well-drilled side and beaten by Eder's long-range extra-time strike in a 1-0 defeat, even with star forward Cristiano Ronaldo off the pitch for the majority of the...

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  • Steve McManaman shared his World Cup knockout predictions after the group stage
Steve McManaman shared his World Cup knockout predictions after the group stage

The deciding goal came just 10 minutes before the match would've gone to penalties, seeing England miss out on the final. This morning, numerous stars took to social media to explain that they were "heartbroken" and left feeling "gutted" after the side's exit, while others praised Southgate for restoring pride in the national team.

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  • Paul Pogba reveals rousing speech that drove France to World Cup win
Paul Pogba reveals rousing speech that drove France to World Cup win

Despite having played 90 extra minutes than Les Bleus over the course of the tournament in three periods of extra time, and having a day's less rest before the final, Croatia dominated the first-half. "I believed in them but then you need to see what happens, because it only took us through to the quarter-finals", said Deschamps, whose team beat ...

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  • Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang full of praise for Unai Emery
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang full of praise for Unai Emery

For us Mesut is a very important player we want to help him to be well, fine with us. "We have not received any offers for him". "We will only sign a player in the next month if he's a big opportunity". Asked why Ramsey has yet to sign a new deal, Emery added: "This is one question for the player, the club, but my opinion - I said to them - I ...

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  • Russian Federation on a high as World Cup wraps, Putin's problems remain
Russian Federation on a high as World Cup wraps, Putin's problems remain

Emmanuel Macron, elected a year ago with two-thirds of the vote, was captured celebrating in this spectacular picture as France beat Croatia 4-2 to win their second title. For the young president, it's somewhat akin to what Napoleon Bonaparte is supposed to have said of his military commanders: never mind their skill, "give me lucky generals".

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  • Federation Internationale de Football Association picks Argentine Pitana for World Cup decider
Federation Internationale de Football Association picks Argentine Pitana for World Cup decider

On Sunday, he will test his coaching skills against Didier Deschamps, the captain of France's 1998 World Cup-winning side, whose coaching career began at Ligue 1 side Monaco immediately after his retirement as a player. He explained that France had more quality players to win the trophy but warned that in the game of football, surprises could h...

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  • Belgium star Hazard drops Chelsea exit hint
Belgium star Hazard drops Chelsea exit hint

Although no fee have been agreed, but Terreur claims the two clubs have been locked in discussions over recent weeks. Chelsea forward Eden Hazard has dropped a huge hint that he is ready to quit the club by declaring that "it might be time to discover something different".

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  • #StatAttack: 5 longest Grand Slam Tennis matches ever
#StatAttack: 5 longest Grand Slam Tennis matches ever

Serena Williams goes for her eighth Wimbledon title and first Major championship since giving birth to her daughter, Olympia, on 1 September. While the Isner-Anderson marathon was taking place on Centre Court, there was another epic match being played under the radar over on Court 3.

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  • Jabari Parker signs with Chicago Bulls
Jabari Parker signs with Chicago Bulls

Fans in the area flocked to the court and Parker played in some pick-up games with those that showed up. The Bulls are banking on revitalizing Parker's career, restoring him to top condition and fulfilling his promise as the No. Bartelstein praised the Bucks for "working side-by-side with us". Maybe the Milwaukee Bucks made a decision to give...

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  • Kate and Meghan to watch Serena Williams' Wimbledon final together
Kate and Meghan to watch Serena Williams' Wimbledon final together

Serena is also the third oldest woman in the Open Era to reach a Grand Slam final, and is trying to win her first Major as a new mother. The 36-year-old underwent multiple surgeries after she got a pulmonary embolism and further complications from a C-section procedure that put her life in danger.

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  • Eden Hazard Fuels Chelsea Exit Rumours In Post-Match Interview
Eden Hazard Fuels Chelsea Exit Rumours In Post-Match Interview

PSG wing-back Thomas Meunier gave Roberto Martinez's outfit an early lead as he fired past Jordan Pickford from close range, before Eden Hazard sealed the victory for Belgium late in the second half after racing clear of Phil Jones - just like he did in the 2018 FA Cup final.

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  • Roger Federer falls to Kevin Anderson in four-hour five-set epic
Roger Federer falls to Kevin Anderson in four-hour five-set epic

But, playing on Court One for the first time in three years, Federer was unusually error-prone. Three times he has been scheduled last on court, putting him at risk of falling victim to fading light with the burden of having to return the following day.

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  • Wimbledon semifinals preview: Anderson v. Isner; Djokovic v. Nadal
Wimbledon semifinals preview: Anderson v. Isner; Djokovic v. Nadal

Kevin Anderson is pleading for Wimbledon officials to introduce fifth-set tiebreakers after outlasting marathon man John Isner in the longest grand slam semi-final in history. Boos greeted the announcement that the match would have to resume on Saturday before they were replaced by cheers as the players headed off court. Their 12-year rivalr...

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  • Five things you should know about Maurizio Sarri
Five things you should know about Maurizio Sarri

The breakdown in relationship between Chelsea and former manager Antonio Conte was highlighted in the way his departure was announced. Antonio Conte , who won the Premier League and FA Cup during two years with Chelsea , has been sacked as the club's manager.

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  • PGA TOUR Unveils 2018-19 Schedule, Here Are Changes You Should Know
PGA TOUR Unveils 2018-19 Schedule, Here Are Changes You Should Know

A FedEx Cup playoff event has been eliminated as part of a revamped, tighter schedule that will allow its season to end a week before the football season begins in the United States. The Canadian Open will now be played before the U.S. Open instead of a month after. Coinciding with the PGA Championship's first May dates since 1949 will be its deb...

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  • 'Mixed emotions': Anderson wins record-breaking Wimbledon epic
'Mixed emotions': Anderson wins record-breaking Wimbledon epic

South African-born Kevin Curren contested the 1985 final but he had become a USA citizen by then. This was his 300th ATP win, reaching his second Grand Slam final and becoming the first South African in the final of Wimbledon after Brian Norton in 1921! The pair will face off for a record 52nd time in their careers in the other men's semifina...

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  • Wimbledon 2018, Day 10
Wimbledon 2018, Day 10

While there has been a sense of inevitability about Williams' march through the rounds, dropping just one set on her way and yet to face a top-50 player, Gorges says it is "unreal" for her to be into her first Grand Slam semi-final. The second set is back on serve now. "I knew I had to be aggressive otherwise she would have opportunity for winn...

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