• Real Madrid overtake Manchester United to make £132m move for star player
Real Madrid overtake Manchester United to make £132m move for star player

Milinkovic-Savic has been heavily linked with a move away from Lazio after they failed to secure Champions League football next season. The player, however, will be deciding his future only after getting done with Serbia's campaign at this year's World Cup .

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  • Neymar & Philippe Coutinho egged in Brazil's World Cup preparations
Neymar & Philippe Coutinho egged in Brazil's World Cup preparations

A metatarsal injury suffered in February has kept the nation's talisman on the sidelines, and initially there were concerns he wouldn't be fully fit by the time Brazil lined up against Switzerland in their tournament opener. Similar fouls were committed by Florian Grillitsch in the 35th and Sebatian Proedl in the 53rd. "The match (against Au...

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  • England boss Gareth Southgate raring to go
England boss Gareth Southgate raring to go

Both Rio Ferdinand and Steven Gerrard claimed the reason they and the others who made up the so-called "golden generation" fell short at successive finals was they could not shake off their different club rivalries when they joined up with their England team-mates.

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  • Arsenal Reportedly Locked in Lucas Torreira Talks Amid Release Clause Rumours
Arsenal Reportedly Locked in Lucas Torreira Talks Amid Release Clause Rumours

The 22-year-old Uruguay worldwide, has emerged as a preferred option for new Gunners boss Unai Emery , who wants a defensive midfielder brought in before next season. The player has a release clause of £21.9million in his contract. Several players have been linked with a move to the Emirates in recent months but Torreira emerged as a target last...

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  • Details about Real Madrid star's potential destinations revealed
Details about Real Madrid star's potential destinations revealed

Cristiano Ronaldo has been with the Madrid club since 2009. Ronaldo made little effort to hide his mindset in the wake of last month's final in Kiev, where he suggested stalling contract talks could mean the 3-1 win over Liverpool is his last appearance for Los Blancos.

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  • Nigeria makes fashionable entrance in Russian Federation
Nigeria makes fashionable entrance in Russian Federation

Earlier, NAIJ.com had reported how Croatia who are the Super Eagles of Nigeria first opponents at the 2018 FIFA World Cup named their first eleven squad that will face Nigeria on Saturday, June 16 . FIFA World Cup 2018: Do You Think Super Eagles Have a Chance? 10 - No player wearing the Super Eagles" iconic number 10 jersey has scored a goal at ...

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  • Justifiable! Racing gets 13th Triple Crown with Justify
Justifiable! Racing gets 13th Triple Crown with Justify

Before Saturday's Belmont Stakes , which Justify won by 1 3/4 lengths over surprise second-place finisher Gronkowski , the massive chestnut colt with the white blaze had won the Kentucky Derby by a 2 1/2-length margin, becoming the first since Apollo in 1882 to win the classic without running as a 2-year-old.

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  • Wilder agrees to heavyweight showdown with Joshua
Wilder agrees to heavyweight showdown with Joshua

Finkel claimed Wilder had agreed to a rematch clause. According to Pugmire, Wilder's and Joshua's respective teams were quibbling over the location of the fight, with Wilder's camp wanting it in the US and Joshua's side preferring the UK.

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  • Luka Doncic stays in draft: Where does he go?
Luka Doncic stays in draft: Where does he go?

Doncic is in the running for the No. 1 overall pick with Arizona 's Deandre Ayton , but if the Phoenix Suns decide to go with Ayton over him, there's a chance he could slide out of the top three altogether. Harris is about to enter the final year of his contract and will earn just short of $15 million next season. Still, most signs point to...

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  • NYCFC replace Patrick Vieira with Manchester City assistant
NYCFC replace Patrick Vieira with Manchester City assistant

Announcing Vieira's departure on their official website, New York City were quick to thank the former World Cup and Premier League victor for his endeavours. The Major League Soccer side are part of the City Football Group founded by Manchester City owner Sheikh Mansour. NYCFC poached Manchester City assistant coach - and Pep Guardiola's...

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  • Chhetri equals Messi record as India down Kenya
Chhetri equals Messi record as India down Kenya

Chhetri's heartfelt appeal last week was backed by India's cricket heroes Virat Kohli and Sachin Tendulkar after just 2,569 people turned up for India's opening game on June 1. India won the title of Intercontinental Cup Football Tournament after 2-0 victory in the final against Kenya at the Mumbai Football Arena on Sunday.

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  • Nadal beats Thiem for 11th French Open title
Nadal beats Thiem for 11th French Open title

It was his only appearance before winning the Masters title in Monte Carlo in April, backing that up with victory at the Barcelona Open and another Masters title in Rome. But from 4-all in the opening set, Nadal grabbed five games in a row and was in charge. On the first point, he missed a volley-it was not the easiest of volleys, but it was one th...

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  • Del Potro can be a
Del Potro can be a "nightmare" for Nadal - Wilander

It was his 45th career clay-court title. Nadal will be now up against Dominic Thiem in the French Open final 2018. Nadal raised his level when it mattered much and fended off three break points in the eighth game. Still, I know how to play against him. Applying this to Sunday's final, we might expect to see three or four sets, but are less ...

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  • Nice appoint Patrick Vieira as new manager - Ligue 1 2017
Nice appoint Patrick Vieira as new manager - Ligue 1 2017

The former Arsenal , Juventus and Inter Milan star returns to France after a 23-year career overseas as a player and a manager. Add to that a 1998 World Cup winners' medal and success at Euro 2000 and Vieira's distinguished career is one that many will remember.

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  • Big-hearted Alexander-Arnold pays for young fan's England shirt
Big-hearted Alexander-Arnold pays for young fan's England shirt

What an incredible season it's been for Trent Alexander-Arnold. "It's important to have those players around you". Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold said that defeat in the Champions League final was the closest he has ever come to heartbreak, adding that he would have preferred to have embarrassed himself than see Liverpool lose .

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  • Deal done: Watford complete permanent signing of Gerard Deulofeu from Barcelona
Deal done: Watford complete permanent signing of Gerard Deulofeu from Barcelona

Gerard Deulofeu has signed for Watford for an initial £11.5m fee on a five-year deal from Barcelona. On Monday, Watford chief executive Scott Duxbury insisted the move shows the club are constantly striving to improve. The ex-Barcelona youth player has previously had two spells in the Premier League with Everton . Following loan spells with Ev...

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  • Pistons hire Dwane Casey
Pistons hire Dwane Casey

The Pistons stayed aggressive in pursuit of Casey, and closed on a deal Monday morning to land the franchise's primary coaching target. But the former Toronto Raptors coach, who led the team to its best five-year run in franchise history only to be fired last month after another disappointing postseason appearance, was probably more interested in...

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  • Robbie Williams to sing at World Cup opening ceremony
Robbie Williams to sing at World Cup opening ceremony

While the USA is leading the charts with 86710 tickets, China comes second with 39,884 tickets and Indian football fans are at the third spot with 17,962 tickets to them so far. Cameroon in 1994, 2-0 vs. Tunisia in 2002). "I never imagined I would be part of this huge celebration, the World Cup, happening in my own country", the soloist from the ...

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  • Alisson approach unlikely to be made by Liverpool
Alisson approach unlikely to be made by Liverpool

But whatever his decision, the Brazil worldwide hopes to sort out his future before the World Cup kicks off. "If it's not resolved before the World Cup, then it will be discussed after it because my head will be focused only on Brazil". According to a report from Brazilian publication UOL Esporte , the Reds held talks with the 25-year-old goalk...

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  • Winnie Harlow's checkered flag fiasco ends Formula One race early
Winnie Harlow's checkered flag fiasco ends Formula One race early

In this case, the cars were still going full speed on what should have been the final lap as the drivers waited for clarification on the situation. Supermodel Winnie Harlow, prompted by race officials, prematurely waved the checkered flag to signal the end of Sunday's Canadian Grand Prix with race leader Sebastian Vettel nowhere in sight.

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