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Manchester United fans enthralled by Marcus Rashford stunner against Costa Rica

Next up for England will be their World Cup opener against Tunisia on June 18th, so here are five things we learned from their final World Cup warm-up match...


Jose Mourinho predicts who will qualify from Super Eagles’ Group D

In Group A, he reckons Uruguay will top the group, with the hosts Russian Federation getting that second spot and qualifying for the knockout stage. "I want m...


Cavs superstar LeBron James sets NBA Finals record

Teams that have fallen behind 3-0 in the playoffs are 0-131. It might be time to order some champagne from Napa Valley. He showed this in the 2017 Finals ag...


NBA Finals Game 3 memes

Will a four-game assault send LeBron James into delirium, or revive his hardwood wanderlust? Well , first thing was they did not get that game from LeBron, t...


Golf roundup: Bryson DeChambeau wins Memorial in playoff

Woods, a five-time victor at the OH event at Muirfield Village, now sits at 11-under-par but is losing ground on Patrick Cantlay , who has taken sole possession...


The XFL Just Named The Commissioner Of Its League

He's also been president of NFL Europe and athletic director of West Virginia, where he played football during his college years. The recently rebooted XFL ...


Novak Djokovic cruises to last 16, beats Bautista Agut in 3rd round

Djokovic saved a third match point, but he served and volleyed on the fourth and Cecchinato's backhand return flew past him and bounced within the limits of the...


Liverpool to announce second summer signing, £50m plus deal on the cards

The attacker has done little to dampen speculation that he is on his way to Anfield and admitted last week that he was open to joining the Reds . With Emre C...


Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Golden State Warriors 6/3/18, Prediction & Odds

I fouled him", Smith said Saturday. The most notable moment came in the third quarter after Curry tumbled into James on the break, forcing James out of bounds. ...


Manchester United Boss Jose Mourinho Eyes West Ham Star During International Friendly

But in an interview with GQ magazine , he made it clear that it was not yet time . "Nobody wants to activate a release clause, nobody ever does", a source c...


'Wakanda-Inspired Catsuit' Makes Serena Williams Feel Like a 'Superhero'

Then I spend all this time with Olympia. "I'm definitely going to get there, but I also want to get beyond there". Serena Williams is aiming to be even ...


J.R. Smith explains his actions in Game 1

While Thompson walked in the vicinity of Draymond Green , the Warriors' brash forward began clapping and taunting Thompson. The NBA fined Thompson $25,00...


Chelsea for sale? Roman Abramovich puts £1bn Stamford Bridge plans on hold

Lendlease, Sir Robert McAlpine, Multiplex, and Mace, which is now building Tottenham Hotspur's £800m stadium in time for the new Premier League season, had ...


Kevin Love cleared to play in Game 1 of NBA Finals

Stephen Curry (L) in the Under Armour Curry 5 "UA Takeover_2" and LeBron James in the Nike LeBron 15. "I knew it was a tie-game". The Warriors scored...


Historic Night For 51-Point LeBron, But Cavs Controversially Lose

Smith got the rebound and dribbled the ball out to the perimeter, seemingly thinking the Cavs had the lead and waiting for a foul, before passing the ball to ...


Messi: I like to play for Newell's Old Boys, before I retireNaija247news

Despite an array of world-class talent up front, only Bolivia scored fewer goals than Argentina in South American qualifying and the importance of Messi can...


Sharing over shooting: How the Warriors passed by the Rockets

Coach Steve Kerr lamented that Golden State's first half on Monday night was "one of the most freakish first halves" his team has played since he's been wit...


Warriors book 4th consecutive National Basketball Association finals appearance with win over Rockets

With the Warriors ready for a fourth straight Finals appearance against the Cavaliers , Curry's already added another juicy layer to the years-long saga betwee...


Fred: Man Utd & Man City interested - Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder

The player arrived with a lot of potential, but he hasn't quite lived up to the reputation. Manchester United lack "Brazilian flavor" in their team and Fre...


Nylon Calculus: How the Four Factors explain the Warriors and Rockets

Even without injured star point guard Chris Paul , Houston came out of the gate scorching, hitting 8-of-12 from distance in the opening quarter while the War...


LeBron scores 46 against Celtics as Cavs force Game 7 in Boston

Up Next - After dropping Boston to hold serve in Game 6 at The Q, the Wine & Gold travel to Beantown for Game 7 on Sunday night - 8:30 E.T. The Cavaliers are ...


Tom Cairney expects promotion to help Fulham keep their best players

In the second-half, moments after nearly bringing Villa level with a moment of individual magic, it appeared as though he let his frustrations get the better of...


China Won't Publicly Congratulate Maduro on Venezuelan Election Fraud

Reacting to the ongoing developments, on Tuesday, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro ordered the expulsion of USA charge d'affaires Todd Robinson and dep...


Rockets’ upset hopes hang on Chris Paul's hamstring

The Rockets won a second straight defensive struggle between the two potent offenses, leaving the Warriors a loss from missing the NBA Finals for the first t...


Cavs trounce Celtics to force Game 7

Wounded and worn out, LeBron James put in a superhuman performance that was extraordinary even for his standards to carry the Cleveland Cavaliers to victory...


Atletico charged by UEFA over 'racist' banner

Percentage of Atletico's 93 goals that have directly involved Griezmann (29 goals, 13 assists) this season. Not only did he allow Atletico to win their third E...


Antoine Griezmann secures 'dream' Europa League triumph with Atletico Madrid

The second-half saw the Spanish side up the tempo considerably and they managed to score twice, via Griezmann and Gabi, to put the result beyond any doubt. "I w...


Martial, Payet, Lacazette & Coman out of France squad

Payet finally missed out his chance of shining in Russian Federation, as Deschamps feared a risk of relapse of the injury despite a three-week recovery. "But no...


Nadal Dispatches Shapovalov To Advance At Rome Open

The 31-year-old Nadal will face Italian Fabio Fognini in the last eight as he looks to retake the world number one ranking from Roger Federer by winning an ei...


Suns Win Draft Lottery, Kings, Hawks to Pick 2nd, 3rd

Suns GM Ryan McDonough told the Republic that the Suns "don't know yet" who they will take and, before the lottery, said Doncic would not be a sure thing at N...


Neymar exhausted of transfer talk as Man United links appear

Compatriot Ronaldo presented him the trophy in Paris , with teammates Kylian Mbappe awarded the Best Hope prize as PSG dominated the do. "I know nothing. "...


UFC 224 Results: Lyoto Machida Uses Karate to Retire Vitor Belfort

No ground and pound needed, the kick was so clean that Belfort was done and dusted. In the build-up to his clash with his fellow future Hall of Famer, Belfort...


Ireland's Very First Ball In Test Cricket Was A Dramatic One

Barely had the crowd's cheers subsided when Pakistan were 13-2 off the very next ball with Imam ul-Haq, who was injured in a collision in the game's first bal...


Lightning-Capitals: Can Tampa Bay produce another Game 2 bounce back?

The Tampa Bay Lighting need a victory here to tie up this series at 1-1 in order to prevent falling in a massive hole early. Steven Stamkos , on the powerpl...


Neymar to resume training with a ball Sunday

La Liga heavyweights Real Madrid were thought to be the favourites to sign the Paris Saint-Germain superstar but United have entered the race. The 26-year...


Leinster Rugby v Racing 92, Champions Cup Final 2018

With 2 minutes left Leinster made it into the Racing 22 thanks to a Henshaw break and earned a penalty, which Nacewa slotted over in front of the posts. Ted...


Top three teams are in a league of their own, says Alonso

In another way, this auto is supposed to be the Australian Grand Prix package and that delay on bringing the first improvements and having them not in the first...


3 things that went wrong for Manchester United against West Ham United

Marko Arnautovic almost opened the scoring for the Hammers in the sixth minute with a low strike that forced goalkeeper David De Gea into a good save. Despite f...


Record-breaking Nadal brings up half-century, Lajovic stuns del Potro

The world number one produced another imperious performance to make history once again and will face Dominic Thiem , the last man to beat him on the red dirt i...


Mourinho expects Pogba and Rashford to stay next season

The France midfielder is rumoured to be a transfer target for Paris Saint-Germain and now Mourinho has stressed any attempts for the player to leave United are ...