Costa Rica vs. Serbia live stream

Costa Rica vs. Serbia live stream
Costa Rica and Serbia meet on Sunday in the FIFA World Cup looking to take advantage of the opportunity in Group E before having to face Brazil and Switzerland. Both teams are talented and potential underdogs that could make a run, with Costa Rica knowing all about it after its fine journey to the quarterfinals four years ago. The opener is always important, but knowing they are likely faci...

Egypt decide not to risk starting Salah vs Uruguay

Egypt decide not to risk starting Salah vs Uruguay
YEKATERINBURG – Egypt named a starting lineup without striker Mohamed Salah for their World Cup opener against Uruguay on Friday, a day after coach Hector Cuper had said he was nearly 100 per cent certain to play. Salah, who injured his shoulder in the Champions League final on May 26, came out with other players to inspect the pitch in Yekaterinburg. However, he was missing from the starti...

World Cup: Uruguay’s Jose Gimenez late header seals victory vs Egypt

World Cup: Uruguay’s Jose Gimenez late header seals victory vs Egypt
KATHMANDU: Uruguay defender Jose Gimenez scored a solarity goal in the dying minutes of second half of the game to shatter Egypt at the Ekaterinburg Arena in Yekaterinburg today. Egypt without their talisman Mohamad Salah defended in numbers to thwart Uruguay attack for an extended period but crumbled in the dying minutes of the game. Neither side created any clear-cut chances in the ear...

Ice man Ronaldo comes up with the goods yet again

Ice man Ronaldo comes up with the goods yet again
SOCHI, RUSSIA: Cometh the hour, cometh the man and where football is concerned there is no man quite like Cristiano Ronaldo. The Real Madrid forward was superb in Portugal’s 3-3 World Cup draw with Spain on Friday, giving his team the perfect start with a penalty, putting them 2-1 ahead and popping up at the death, cool as you like, to whip home a free kick and complete a magnificent hat-trick....

FIFA World Cup 2018: Russia to win first match, predicts Achilles the ‘psychic’ cat

FIFA World Cup 2018: Russia to win first match, predicts Achilles the ‘psychic’ cat
MOSCOW, June 14: Russia's football team has failed to chalk up a single victory in eight months but things could be about to improve -- according to a supposedly clairvoyant cat who predicted a win for the side in the first World Cup match. Achilles, a deaf white cat who is the official animal soothsayer for the tournament, on Wednesday chose a bowl of food bearing the host's flag rather th...

Salah set for comeback in Egypt’s opener against Uruguay

Salah set for comeback in Egypt’s opener against Uruguay
YEKATERINBURG– Egypt forward Mohamed Salah has recovered from a shoulder injury and will play in their World Cup opener against Uruguay, coach Hector Cuper said on Thursday. “I can almost assure you 100 per cent that he will play, save unforeseen circumstances at the very last minute,” Cuper told a news conference ahead of Friday’s Group A match. Salah, who scored 44 goals for Liverpool ...

World Cup 2018: Russia Throttles Saudi Arabia in Home Opener

World Cup 2018: Russia Throttles Saudi Arabia in Home Opener
FIFA World Cup 2018 Highlights, Russia vs Saudi Arabia: Russia’s substitute Denis Cheryshev scored two goals to lead hosts over Saudi Arabia 5-0 on Thursday in the opening match of the World Cup. With President Vladimir Putin watching, Cheryshev chipped the ball over two Saudi defenders in the 43rd minute and shot over goalkeeper Abdullah Al Muaiouf’s right side. He later chipped the ball i...