Robertson: Mohamed Salah can emulate Messi and Ronaldo

07 Jun, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo has cut short his mini-vacation to link up with his Portugal teammates as the European champions ramp up their preparations for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation. "But he is now thinking about winning the World Cup even though he knows how complicated it is". Salah is now facing a race against time to be fit for the World Cup with Egypt as he looks to help them enjoy a successful tournament.


WheelsUp to sponsor Justify, Mike Smith for Belmont Stakes

07 Jun, 2018

The 10-horse field was revealed at the draw for post positions. Justify , who previously won the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness Stakes , is one win away from becoming the second Triple Crown victor in the last four decades. "One of these horses or two maybe has to run a little bit better than you would expect them to, mine included (to win)", Lukas said. The only other horse at shorter odds than 12-1 in the morning-line odds is Noble Indy.


Argentina rout Haiti 4-0 behind Messi's hat trick

06 Jun, 2018

Going to Russia , Argentina remain one of the teams to watch out for but Messi has played it down and said that Argentina are not one of the favourites this time . Lionel Messi has been arguably the best player in the world for at least a decade. Messi has never won a World Cup , coming closest in 2014 but his side lost to Germany in the final.


Arsenal announce Emery’s first signing

06 Jun, 2018

Arsenal have signed Switzerland global Stephan Lichtsteiner on a free transfer from Juventus . The 34-year-old is said to have joined the London-based club on a free transfer after his contract at Juventus expired at the end of last season's campaign after spending seven seasons.


Pubs remove Saudi flag from World Cup bunting after complaint

06 Jun, 2018

Hundreds of pub landlords have had to remove the flags of Saudi Arabia from World Cup bunting following complaints. Federation Internationale de Football Association has dropped Saudi Arabian referee Fahad Al Mirdasi from the World Cup after he was banned for a match-fixing attempt in his country.


Discovery, PGA Tour tee up $2 billion global rights deal

06 Jun, 2018

The agreement for TV and digital rights to PGA Tour events in all territories outside the US runs for 12 years, and comes after the company made a major statement of intent in live sports with a deal for Olympics rights in Europe between 2018-2024.


Argentina must be stronger, says Lionel Messi the goat

06 Jun, 2018

Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain told ESPN the match was called off because of political pressure. Lionel Messi and his team-mates were due to face Israel on Saturday in their final warm-up match before heading to Russian Federation for the World Cup .


No female athletes among highest 100 earners on Forbes list in 2018

06 Jun, 2018

Floyd Mayweather Jr. celebrates after his TKO of Conor McGregor in their super welterweight boxing match on August 26, 2017 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. "The NFL was the next most-represented sport with 18 athletes, led by Matt Ryan ($67.3 million) at ninth overall". Tiger Woods, who has not won a tournament for five years and who has barely played over the previous three seasons, remains the highest earning golfer with $43.3 million, with $42 million of it coming through ...


Former quarterback Oliver Luck to become XFL commissioner

06 Jun, 2018

It's the second time McMahon has tried to launch the league. McMahon announced the hire Tuesday, four months after unveiling plans to relaunch the XFL, which folded in 2001 after its only season. Luck earned his J.D. from the University of Texas at Austin School of Law, graduating cum laude in 1987. The 58-year-old also has held notable positions with Major League Soccer and the Houston Sports Authority.


Arsenal in shock move for Manchester United midfielder

06 Jun, 2018

However, the former Everton man has rejected multiple new offers from the Red Devils in the recent past, reportedly due to the club not meeting his wage demands. In fact, not very long ago, the Portuguese seemed quite confident that the Belgian worldwide would sign a new contract with the club and stay put at the Old Trafford.


Cavs' J.R. Smith struggles in Game 2 after Game 1 blunder

06 Jun, 2018

The Golden State Warriors hold a commanding 2-0 series lead against the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 4th chapter of their NBA Finals wars. But they each offer a seven-day free trial period, and if the subscription is canceled prior to the expiration of that week-long trial, fans can watch the Warriors vs.


Yaya Toure offers services to Liverpool

06 Jun, 2018

And to prove and show the fans of Manchester City that Yaya has not finished with football . Toure is a man mountain, and has never shied away from the physical challenge in the middle of the park. City have declined to comment on Toure's views. Later, though, the two parties called a truce, and Toure even signed a one-year contract extension.


French Open: Rafael Nadal Cruises Into Fourth Round

06 Jun, 2018

Nadal was at his most overpowering best as he mercilessly shoved Richard Gasquet out of his way with a 6-3 6-2 6-2 triumph that gave him a flawless present for his 32nd birthday today and only served to make him an ever-firmer favourite to yet again lift La Coupe des Mousquetaires a week today.


Zverev scores first Top-50 win at a Grand Slam

05 Jun, 2018

An ace gave him another set point but he missed that one, too, putting a low volley into the net. "I think psychologically that is a big, big breakthrough for Zverev today". He broke immediately for a 1-0 lead and jumped around on court, waving his arms to get the crowd going. Keys next faces unseeded Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan, who beat 26th-seeded Czech Barbora Strycova 6-4, 6-3.


Serena Williams withdraws from French Open due to injury

05 Jun, 2018

I gave up so much and gave everything on the court, all for this moment", Williams told a hastily-arranged news conference. Talking about her doubles clash, Serena said "I thought [doubles] was a ideal opportunity to see how I was going".


Maryland, Virginia will renew men's basketball rivalry in ACC/Big Ten Challenge

05 Jun, 2018

Florida State leads the series with Purdue by a 2-0 margin, defeating the Boilermakers during the 1974-75 and 2005-06 seasons. The Cavaliers have won seven of their last eight Challenge games and Virginia is 5-4 all-time on the road in the event.


Ronaldo begins World Cup preparations amid Madrid doubts

05 Jun, 2018

Now, Ronaldo is exclusively focused on the World Cup and in his first training session with the current European champions, everything was laughter and smiles for the Portuguese star. "Hopefully he can continue and really build on it, and be spoken about in the same way as Ronaldo and Messi". They've done it for six or seven seasons and he's just done it in one.


The Stats Behind Leroy Sane's Season Are Actually Ridiculous

04 Jun, 2018

Manchester City's Leroy Sane has been surprisingly left out of Germany's squad that will travel to Russian Federation. So, is Low's decision justified? Not only did Sane score one more and assist five times as many as Brandt, his average of one goal involvement per 97 minutes is also far better than the Bayer Leverkusen man on 195 minutes.


England vs Nigeria 2 - 1 June 02 2018 World Cup Friendlies

04 Jun, 2018

Jordan Pickford appears destined to start in goal for England at this summer's World Cup after being handed the number one shirt for the finals in Russian Federation. Reviewing the friendly between Nigeria and the Three Lions, Chelsea stated on their official webpage: "Gary Cahill was on target for England at Wembley this evening, as the Three Lions stepped up their World Cup preparations with victory over Nigeria".


Rohr Unveils Eagles’ Final Squad For World Cup

04 Jun, 2018

England are due to finish their preparations for the tournament with a friendly against Costa Rica in Leeds on June 7, while Nigeria play Czech Republic in a friendly on June 6. "Also we changed four players". He said: "It is to be expected but at the same time it would be nice if it was positive". How far do you think England can go in Russian Federation? So credit to him.


Samuel Umtiti dispels Man United rumours with new contract

04 Jun, 2018

The France worldwide, who is preparing to represent Les Bleus at the World Cup later this month, penned a new five-year contract extension at Barcelona on Sunday night. After Manchester City and Liverpool spent big on defenders Aymeric Laporte and Virgil van Dijk, respectively, in January, Manchester United were linked with a move for Umtiti .


Injured Kompany retained in Belgium World Cup squad

04 Jun, 2018

Kompany made his 77th appearance for Belgium against Portugal. Here at Pro Soccer Talk we will have a full list of the final squads for you when they're confirmed at around 11 a.m. Perhaps the biggest shock is that Germany have left Leroy Sane out of their final squad with the PFA Young Player of the Year in the Premier League previously expected to be a key player for Die Mannschaft this summer.


England claims World Cup warmup win over Nigeria

03 Jun, 2018

Nigeria continue their World Cup preparation with their toughest test yet at the Wembley Stadium against England . "The team is more comfortable playing four (man defense) but the manager said we have to be ready to change", Omeruo told reporters.


Sharapova desperate to end 14-year losing streak to Serena

03 Jun, 2018

With Sharapova serving at 3-5, the game went to deuce, putting Williams two points away from the title. Williams said she told her husband that she hopes "it's another girl". Russia's Maria Sharapova stretches for a shot during her quarter-final match against Serena Williams of the U.S.at the Australian Open tennis tournament at Melbourne Park, Australia, January 26, 2016.


Simona Halep slides past Taylor Townsend

03 Jun, 2018

Her main rival for the top ranking, second seed Caroline Wozniacki , joined her in the last 32 by thrashing Spanish qualifier Georgina Garcia Perez 6-1, 6-0 in only 51 minutes. Two-time French Open victor Maria Sharapova said players were going more now than they were even two or three years ago, especially the young ones.



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