• Football

    Pickford claims Harry Kane's Panama penalties were impossible to save

    England's World Cup No 1 Jordan Pickford insists no goalkeeper would be able to stop Harry Kane from scoring the sort of penalties he fired in against Panama on Sunday. Kane twice scored from the spot as part of his hat-trick in the 6-1 thrashing of England's Group G opponents - a result which sealed progression into the last 16 for Gareth Southgate's side.And Pickford, who has conceded a goal in each of his games in Russia so far, reckons the manner in which Kane dispatched his penalties was impressive to see. Harry Kane scored two penalties as part of his ...

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  • Football

    Real Madrid starlet Marco Asensio hints at potential Liverpool move

    Real Madrid starlet Marco Asensio has refused to dismiss a potential move to Liverpool this summer.But the Spain international will not discuss the possibility until after the World Cup.The 22-year-old featured as a late substitute in two of Spain's three Group B games as they scraped through in top spot to secure a place in the last 16. Marco Asensio has refused to dismiss a potential move to Liverpool later this summer The Spaniard has failed to nail down a regular spot in the Real Madrid first-teamAnd he remains focused on bringing World Cup glory back to his country.Responding to Liverpool's ...

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  • Football

    Tottenham show off their new stadium from the sky

    Tottenham have shown off their new stadium with a stunning new aerial view of the ground.The club are hoping to hold their first match at the stadium in north London when they face Liverpool in the Premier League on the weekend of September 15-16.And it looks as though the ground will be ready for that occasion, based on the progression that can clearly be seen from the new snaps.  Tottenham have uploaded stunning new photographs of their new stadium to their social media channels The progression of the construction of the ground can be seen from the images that Spurs ...

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  • Football

    James Milner blasts VAR 'shambles' at the World Cup after more controversy

    James Milner has ripped into the use of VAR at the World Cup, branding the system a 'shambles' while listing the negative effects it is having on games in Russia.There was more controversy on Monday night when VAR was used to award Iran a penalty against Portugal and Cristiano Ronaldo avoided a red card after catching Morteza Pouraliganji on the chin with his arm. England benefitted from VAR against Panama on Sunday, but missed out on two obvious penalties six days earlier in the 2-1 victory over Tunisia.  VAR seemed to cause referee Enrique Caceres problems during Portugal's draw with Iran ...

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  • Football

    Mesut Ozil and Julian Draxler take part in incredible keepy-uppy routine

    Germany's World Cup hopes lie in the balance ahead of their final group stage clash with South Korea on Wednesday.But the pressure does not seem to be affecting key pair Mesut Ozil and Julian Draxler ahead of the showdown in Kazan.The pair were engaged in an incredible keepy-uppy challenge as they took a break from fine-tuning their preparations. German stars Julian Draxler and Mesut Ozil enjoyed some showboating during training The pair took some time out ahead of fine-tuning preparations for the clash with South Korea Draxler juggles the ball on his head as Germany showed no signs of feeling ...

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  • Football

    World Cup 2018 RECAP score: Group C - Denmark vs France at Luzhniki Stadium

    Denmark and France met at the Luzhniki Stadium on Tuesday afternoon knowing that a draw would be enough to satisfy both sides.France, who had already qualified for the last-16, would finish top of World Cup Group C with a win or a draw.Denmark, who are two points behind France in second, needed a draw to confirm the place in the next round.Denmark would be eliminated if they lost and Australia beat Peru.Relive the action as it happened with Sportsmail's TOM FARMERY.If you are viewing this on the mobile app, please click here.  *Privacy policy   Tom Farmery Host commentator Auto-update 16:51 FT: Denmark ...

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  • Football

    World Cup 2018 LIVE score: Group C - Australia vs Peru at Fisht Stadium

    Peru clinched their first win of the 2018 World Cup with a comfortable 2-0 victory over Australia on Tuesday. Australia came into the game with a chance of progressing but their hopes took a serious knock when Andre Carrillo scored a stunning opening goal.Captain and talisman Paolo Guerrero then doubled the South Americans' lead just after half-time as they finally gave their fans something to smile about.Relive all the action from the Fisht Olympic Stadium with Sportsmail's Max Winters here.If you are viewing this on the mobile app, please click here.   Max Winters Host commentator Auto-update 17:04 MATCH REPORT: Socceroos eliminated from the ...

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  • Rugby

    Toulon hopeful of Chris Ashton stay despite leave request

    Toulon owner Mourad Boudjellal remains hopeful of persuading Chris Ashton to stay at the club despite the England wing's request to leave. Ashton produced a stunning first season in the Top 14, setting a new try-scoring record of 24 in 23 games that has prompted him to re-evaluate his international career.By signing a three-year deal to play in France he became ineligible for England selection, but Boudjellal has revealed that the pull of Twickenham combined with a 'family problem' could see him return to the Aviva Premiership. Chris Ashton set a try-scoring record during a stunning debut season in France with ...

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  • eSports

    It's been a month since League of Legends Clash Mode was supposed to launch

    League of Legends Clash mode was one of Riot's biggest, and best received, announcements of the year but those plans have gone south.Clash pits full premade teams of five against each other in a tournament format, using the LCS system for picks and bans and offering in-game rewards to competitors.The mode was supposed to start a month ago (May 25) but the first day was disastrous as bugs and technical issues caused games to crash or never start... leading to Riot bringing the worldwide launch to a halt. It's been a month LoL's Clash mode was supposed to launch but ...

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  • Football

    Supporters will be able to buy alcohol at Champions League and Europa League games from next season

    Fans will be able to buy alcohol at Champions League and Europa League matches next season after UEFA changed their regulations.Supporters were previously unable to purchase any form of alcohol inside stadiums and in UEFA's private environs around grounds.But the organisation's executive committee have altered that rule and now national and local laws will apply.  Fans will be able to purchase alcohol at Champions League and Europa League games Local laws will apply when it comes to alcohol sales within stadiums going forward UEFA altered article 36 of their Safety and Security Regulations during a recent meeting.The amended article now ...

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  • Football

    Stoke edge closer to move for McClean as they increase £4m opening bid

    Stoke City are closing on a deal for West Brom winger James McClean after improving on their opening £4million bid.The Republic of Ireland international will become Gary Rowett's third signing and the Stoke boss is keen to add another two wingers. Jordon Ibe of Bournemouth and Junior Hoilett of Cardiff City have both been discussed.  James McClean (top) is on the cusp of a move to Stoke after they increased an initial £4m bid McClean only has a year remaining on his contract at the Hawthorns.He also struggled for his usual level of first-team action last season as the Baggies were ...

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  • Football

    Black eyes, sidelined managers and Messi moping: Argentina's chaos

    For a country steeped in such rich World Cup history, Argentina's current campaign is rapidly hurtling towards an utter disaster.Lionel Messi shutting down, holding crisis meetings, even phone calls to Sergio Aguero from the president of Argentina to check if their captain is feeling alright – all of which has compounded to make their World Cup plight one of the most bizarre in the country's history.Claims of in-fighting and mutiny followed by counter-claims of harmony and happy families have turned this furore into a bona fide mess. Perhaps the most troubling news of all, however, came following Argentina's 3-0 humbling at the ...

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  • Football

    What do Sportsmail's reporters make of VAR at the World Cup?

    VAR yet again became one of the major talking points following Monday night's deciding Group B fixtures at the World Cup.The video assistant referee was called upon three times in Portugal's draw with Iran and once during Spain's stalemate with Morocco, sparking yet more controversy on the biggest stage in football.And following Monday's matches, Sportsmail's reporters have had their say on VAR. Has it been a force for good or has it caused too much confusion? VAR was used during both Spain and Portugal's deciding Group B fixtures at the World Cup The video assistant referee was called upon three ...

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  • Football

    Belgium boss Roberto Martinez claims England can challenge at World Cup

    Roberto Martinez believes English football is now breeding players good enough to take on the world.The former Wigan Athletic and Everton manager will lead his Belgium team against England in a shoot-out for first place in Group G on Thursday.And after watching Gareth Southgate's team dismantle Panama 6-1 at the weekend, he offered a candid view of the way that football is now developing in the Premier League. Harry Kane raises his arm in celebration after scoring England's second goal against Panama Belgium boss Roberto Martinez believes English players have evolved in recent seasons'I think it's been a huge evolution,' ...

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  • Football

    Danny Ings to leave Liverpool as striker eyes regular football

    Danny Ings has taken the emotional decision to seek a move from Liverpool this summer as he looks to reignite his career.Liverpool are not forcing Ings to move on and would be more than happy for him to remain at Anfield - he is a popular member of the squad whose attitude and approach has never been anything other than exemplary.But Jurgen Klopp, Liverpool's manager, cannot provide any guarantees about giving Ings regular football next season and it is for that reason the 25-year-old will reluctantly look for another club during this window. Danny Ings has taken the emotional decision ...

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