• Toni Kroos scores late to give Germany 2-1 win over Sweden
Toni Kroos scores late to give Germany 2-1 win over Sweden

Mexico fans did not use their usual goalkeeper chant in Saturday's 2-1 victory over South Korea, in the wake of a fine from Federation Internationale de Football Association after the anti-gay message was heard in last Sunday's 1-0 victory over Germany in Moscow.

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  • Costa Rica fans descend on Saint Petersburg
Costa Rica fans descend on Saint Petersburg

He first flopped to the ground in front of goal, hoping to draw a penalty. The Paris Saint-Germain attacker's anger during the match even spilled over towards his teammates, too, it seems. After a goalless first half Brazil scored twice in injury time, reward for Tite's insistence his players concentrate and press right to the end. Silva said...

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  • Father rushes on to Virginia racetrack to pull son from burning vehicle
Father rushes on to Virginia racetrack to pull son from burning vehicle

Jones is the first one on the scene of the crash and can be seen running towards the crumpled auto and pulling his son out of the driver's seat window. His father, Dean, who also works as his crew chief, immediately ran onto the track to pull Mike out of the burning vehicle. "I didn't have time to be afraid", Dean said , per WDBJ 7 .

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  • Gareth Southgate: Media put England at 'disadvantage' by publishing team sheet
Gareth Southgate: Media put England at 'disadvantage' by publishing team sheet

They have an opportunity to create their own history. That is the job - to get better all the time . The team note, which conveys a majority of a potential starting XI for Sunday's World Cup group stage clash against Panama , implies that Marcus Rashford will be in the first team alongside Harry Kane up top .

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  • Michigan Basketball: Could Moe Wagner be the Lakers Kevin Love?
Michigan Basketball: Could Moe Wagner be the Lakers Kevin Love?

He was too risky to leave alone, shooting 39.4 percent on 3-pointers, averaging 1.6 triples per game and cementing himself as one of the top pick-and-pop weapons in all of college basketball. He was the second Kansas Jayhawk drafted Thursday night. Wagner can play with his back to the basket and he is a decent passer. The 2018 NBA Draft is stil...

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  • Lewis Hamilton makes major Mercedes statement at French Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton makes major Mercedes statement at French Grand Prix

There was further misery for Williams and McLaren, two of the sport's most successful teams who are going through hard times, with their drivers filling four of the bottom five places. "It is nice to be here - there's a lot of colour, so it really comes alive". Mercedes' British driver Lewis Hamilton . The team did not reveal if he was using a r...

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  • Mane in contact with 'strong' Salah during World Cup
Mane in contact with 'strong' Salah during World Cup

Salah has been photographed smiling and clasping hands with Kadyrov during the tournament. Salah was also given a silver plate and a signed jersey from FC Akhmat Grozny, the football club that Kadyrov renamed in honour of his father past year.

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  • Buffalo Trolls Deandre Ayton for Tournament Loss After He's Taken No
Buffalo Trolls Deandre Ayton for Tournament Loss After He's Taken No

For a team that has not made the playoffs for 12 straight years, which barring trades, would give them 12 consecutive lottery picks in the draft and out of all those picks, only one draftee has been an All-Star. "Reporters from league broadcast partners ESPN, Turner Sports and Yahoo will be prohibited from disclosing draft selections on social ...

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  • Lukaku, Hazard lead Belgium's rout of Tunisia
Lukaku, Hazard lead Belgium's rout of Tunisia

Lukaku is joint tournament top scorer with Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo on four goals, and with seven goals Belgium's most successful scorer at World Cups and Euros overall, one more than Jan Ceulemans. And Hazard doubled his total in the 51st minute, scoring on an open net after he ran under a pass from Toby Alderweireld and worked his way aro...

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  • The Nets' Dwight Howard era is already ending
The Nets' Dwight Howard era is already ending

The veteran is in talks with the Nets over a buyout agreement that would allow him to hit the open market and test free agency, according to ESPN's Chris Haynes . I'm fully confident the Celtics franchise - from ownership to management to the coaching staff to Al Horford - can handle any bull-sh*t Howard might pull this year.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo peerless as Portugal captain reigns supreme on Twitter
Cristiano Ronaldo peerless as Portugal captain reigns supreme on Twitter

Arsenal hero Emmanuel Petit has slammed Barcelona star Leo Messi after Argentina's shock World Cup defeat to Croatia. We have been around this block more times than Cristiano Ronaldo has been to the gym at this point. But Portugal survived two Morocco penalty appeals and the north Africans created a number of chances, notably a Younes Belh...

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  • Terrell Owens runs a 4.43 40
Terrell Owens runs a 4.43 40

Terrell Owens doesn't plan to attend his Hall of Fame induction ceremony in August. Ridley was just one year old when the 49ers drafted Owens in the third round of the 1996 NFL Draft . Despite being 37 years old at the time, he still had close to 1,000 receiving yards (983) on 72 catches with nine touchdowns. Nonetheless, Ledbetter said he ...

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  • European Champions Cup draw: Ulster's opponents revealed
European Champions Cup draw: Ulster's opponents revealed

Having been drawn in Pool Three , the north Londoners will come up against two Pro14 sides in Glasgow and Cardiff, while Lyon ply their trade in the French Top14. Newcastle's St James' Park will play host to the Champions Cup and Challenge Cup finals next May, but the Falcons will have their work cut out to progress from a group that includes su...

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  • Twitter reacts as Nigeria defeat Iceland to better Argentina's chances
Twitter reacts as Nigeria defeat Iceland to better Argentina's chances

We have rotated the team a lot during qualification and we are not afraid, we will not change our plans of what we have chose to do before today's game. And to add to the Everton talisman's misery, he missed a penalty in the dying embers, which would have given the Iceland team fresh impetus with 10 minutes remaining as they tried desperately to ...

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  • Nigeria vs Iceland: Ahmed Musa's brace keeps Super Eagles' hopes alive
Nigeria vs Iceland: Ahmed Musa's brace keeps Super Eagles' hopes alive

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has brought in speedy Ahmed Musa and Kelechi Iheanacho to play up front instead of Odion Ighalo and Alex Iwobi . Just a minute later, Musa would get his second cracker of the game, this time latching onto a long ball before outpacing the Icelandic defence and rounding the goalkeeper.

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  • How to Watch Brazil vs Costa Rica
How to Watch Brazil vs Costa Rica

Rising superbly to meet a header from Marcelo's cross, Roberto Firmino nodded the ball down to striker Gabriel Jesus , who then flicked it to a sprinting Coutinho in the penalty area. The relief was clear as the tears rolled down the face of the world's most expensive player, who surpassed Romario in third on the country's all-time list of g...

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  • Nigeria stun Iceland to lift Argentina World Cup last 16 hopes
Nigeria stun Iceland to lift Argentina World Cup last 16 hopes

Nigeria are second on three points while Iceland and Argentina have just one point apiece from their opening 1-1 draw, though Lionel Messi's side are bottom on goal difference. Iceland missed a late penalty awarded after a video assistant referee review, Gylfi Sigurdsson firing over. For Nigeria to go through, a win or draw against Argen...

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  • Switzerland strike late to sink Serbia 2-1
Switzerland strike late to sink Serbia 2-1

Brazil and Serbia meet in their final game while the Swiss face Costa Rica, already eliminated after losing their first two games. Serbia came into Friday's match against Switzerland needing a win to clinch a berth in the Round of 16, and for most of the match, it looked like that was exactly what would happen.

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  • LaVar Ball sets sights on Summer League for son LiAngelo
LaVar Ball sets sights on Summer League for son LiAngelo

The news about the trade rumors swirling around Lonzo Ball reached his controversial father LaVar Ball . The Los Angeles Lakers , who now employ his older brother, Lonzo, reportedly are passing on the chance to add another Ball to the mix.

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  • ESPN Insider Confirms LeBron James Considering Only Two Teams in Free Agency
ESPN Insider Confirms LeBron James Considering Only Two Teams in Free Agency

If James truly wants to play more off the ball moving forward, staying in Cleveland does not make sense for the three-time National Basketball Association champion. The confident 6-foot-3, 190-pounder is a proven scorer and he addresses a major need for the Cavs, who traded All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving to Boston a year ago and spent all seas...

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