World Cup 2018: Belgian's Eden Hazard's goal against Tunisia breaks record for 27 consecutive games without …

World Cup 2018: Belgian's Eden Hazard's goal against Tunisia breaks record for 27 consecutive games without …

EDEN HAZARD’s goal against Tunisia broke a World Cup record this afternoon. The Chelsea playmaker opened the scoring for the Belgians after just six minutes. AFP Eden Hazard’s goal against Tunisia broke a World Cup record Hazard was fouled in the area but brushed himself off to convert the resulting penalty. And not only did […]

World Cup fans enjoy Tatar culture at Summer festival

World Cup fans enjoy Tatar culture at Summer festival

KAZAN, Russia (Reuters) – Football fans from around the globe visiting Kazan for the World Cup got a taste of traditional Tatar culture at the Sabantuy Summer festival on Saturday. Artists perform at the Sabantuy, a summer festival marking the end of spring crop planting, in Kazan, Russia June 23, 2018. REUTERS/John Sibley The holiday, […]

Concerns remain for Low, Germany after Day 10 at World Cup

Concerns remain for Low, Germany after Day 10 at World Cup

Ten-man Germany was bailed out late by Toni Kroos, who secured a dramatic 2-1 win over Sweden to pick up its first points at the 2018 World Cup on Saturday. However, there are still a few concerns heading into the third and final group match versus South Korea. Elsewhere, Carlos Salcedo shined for Mexico in […]

World Cup 2018: Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri facing two-match tournament bans for 'Albanian Eagle' celebration …

World Cup 2018: Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri facing two-match tournament bans for 'Albanian Eagle' celebration …

FIFA opened disciplinary proceedings against Swiss pair Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri for their “Albanian Eagle” celebrations. Serbian FA chiefs had demanded action from the world governing body after the two Prem stars made the gesture in the comeback win in Kaliningrad. AP:Associated Press Xherdan Shaqiri, left, and Granit Xhaka both scored and celebrated with […]

World Cup 2018: Argentina players 'stage coup' against manager Jorge Sampaoli – who 'no longer has control over team'

World Cup 2018: Argentina players 'stage coup' against manager Jorge Sampaoli – who 'no longer has control over team'

JORGE SAMPAOLI has sensationally fallen out with the rest of the squad and is now “no longer making decisions”, according to reports in Argentina. The South American side are in disarray after a humiliating 3-0 defeat to Croatia left them on the brink of an early exit. Getty Images – Getty Jorge Sampaoli has reportedly […]