All the epic moments from the first 5 days of the 2018 FIFA World Cup

ALL THE EPIC MOMENTS FROM THE FIRST 5 DAYS OF THE 2018 FIFA WORLD CUP

What a start to the tournament.

Watch Colombia fans and players sing their national anthem at the FIFA World Cup

WATCH COLOMBIA FANS AND PLAYERS SING THEIR NATIONAL ANTHEM AT THE FIFA WORLD CUP

Colombia anthem

 
 
 

IBRAHIMOVIC, KEUCHEL, RIPPON FEATURED IN ESPN BODY ISSUE

LOS ANGELES Los Angeles Galaxy forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Houston Astros pitcher Dallas Keuchel, Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon...

Kagawa scores after Carlos Sanchez is sent off for a handball

KAGAWA SCORES AFTER CARLOS SANCHEZ IS SENT OFF FOR A HANDBALL

An early red card gave Japan the 1-0 advantage.

 
 
 
The Latest: Jail house review of Brazil's World Cup form

THE LATEST: JAIL HOUSE REVIEW OF BRAZIL'S WORLD CUP FORM

MOSCOW The Latest on Tuesday at the World Cup :

The Latest: Russians confirm engine fire on Saudi flight

THE LATEST: RUSSIANS CONFIRM ENGINE FIRE ON SAUDI FLIGHT

MOSCOW The Latest on Tuesday at the World Cup :

 
 
 
U.S. Soccer President Carlos Cordeiro joins Rob Stone, Alexi Lalas to discuss FIFA World Cup™ winning bid | FIFA World Cup™ Live

U.S. SOCCER PRESIDENT CARLOS CORDEIRO JOINS ROB STONE, ALEXI LALAS TO DISCUSS FIFA WORLD CUP™ WINNING BID | FIFA WORLD CUP™ LIVE

United States Soccer President Carlos Cordeiro talks with Rob Stone and Alexi Lalas about the winning United FIFA World Cup™ bid and...

COOPER CRONK SAYS FOR THE MAROONS TO WIN THEY NEED TO AIM THEIR ATTACK AT THE SUSPECT DEFENCE OF JAMES MALONEY

COOPER Cronk has given James Maloney both barrels, singling out the Blues five-eighth as a weak link that needs to be targeted.

 
 
 

AFL 2018: JORDAN LEWIS DOWNPLAYS FRIDAY NIGHT'S BLOCKBUSTER MATCH DECLARING IT'S JUST ‘ANOTHER GAME'

FOUR-TIME premiership player Jordan Lewis has declared that Melbourne's huge Friday night clash with Port Adelaide is just “another...

AFTER SOME EARLY ANGST, BELGIUM FLASHES WORLD CUP POTENTIAL

SOCHI, Russia During the buildup to its World Cup opener, Roberto Martinez regularly reminded his Belgium squad the challenge was going...

 
 
 
The Land of the Tatars | National Geographic in Russia

THE LAND OF THE TATARS | NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC IN RUSSIA

FIFA President Gianni Infantino discusses what to expect at the 2026 FIFA World Cup™ in North America.

France hopes luck won't be needed to get past Peru

FRANCE HOPES LUCK WON'T BE NEEDED TO GET PAST PERU

YEKATERINBURG, Russia The pre-tournament favorites at this World Cup have struggled so far. France is no exception - but at least it...

 
 
 

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‘I DON'T UNDERSTAND WHY PLAYERS ARE GOING UP TO UMPIRES AND TOUCHING THEM,' SAYS JORDAN LEWIS

MELBOURNE vice-captain Jordan Lewis is dumbfounded at why players are continuing to touch umpires.

 
 
 

SUPERCARS LEADER SCOTT MCLAUGHLIN SAVOURS CHANCE TO RACE ON ‘HOME' TURF

SCOTT McLaughlin is a New Zealander, but is looking forward to two “home'' rounds in Queensland this month in the Supercars championship.

RED BULL MAKES BIG F1 ENGINE SWITCH, CHANGES TO HONDA FOR 2019 AND 2020 FORMULA 1 SEASONS

DANIEL Ricciardo will have a new engine in his Red Bull - if he decides to stick with the team beyond this season - after the formula...

 
 
 

LIVE: ENGLAND V AUSTRALIA, THIRD ODI FROM TRENT BRIDGE

ENGLAND V AUSTRALIA - third one-day international at Trent Bridge, Nottingham - AN IMPROVED batting performance in the second ODI will...

BRAZIL'S JAILED FORMER PRESIDENT CRITICIZES WORLD CUP TEAM

SARANSK, Russia Brazil's jailed former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva made his debut as a soccer pundit, writing a column from...

 
 
 

BRENDON SANTALAB TO PERTH GLORY: CLUB LEGEND MOVES ON AFTER WANDERERS SNUB

VETERAN striker Brendon Santalab has quit the Western Sydney Wanderers, after the A-League club offered him an administrative role...

STATE OF ORIGIN 2018: THE MAROONS PLAYER SWITCH KEVIN WALTERS MUST RESIST, ACCORDING TO MAL MENINGA

THE heat is on Queensland prop Jarrod Wallace after a lacklustre performance in Origin I, but there's one line-up switch Maroons coach...

 
 
 



'From hell to heaven - only Brazil could respond like this' - Carlos Alberto...

'From hell to heaven - only Brazil could respond like this' - Carlos Alberto Parreira

The 1994 World Cup-winner insists the Selecao have bounced back from their 2014 semi-final defeat and labelled Tite's side as 'super favourites' Read more ...

Nationals get RHP Kelvin Herrera from Royals for 3 players

Nationals get RHP Kelvin Herrera from Royals for 3 players

WASHINGTON Getting a jump on the trade deadline to add talent to the back of their bullpen, the Washington Nationals picked up right-hander Kelvin Herrera from the Kansas City... Read more ...

Saudi Arabia World Cup Plane Catches Fire; Watch Scary Mid-Air Video

Saudi Arabia World Cup Plane Catches Fire; Watch Scary Mid-Air Video

Saudi Arabia's time in Russia has gone from bad to worse. The plane carrying Saudi Arabia's 2018 FIFA World Cup team caught fire Monday night near Rostov, Russia, and was... Read more ...

Kane and Unable: England must improve finishing to avoid further World Cup woe

Kane and Unable: England must improve finishing to avoid further World Cup woe

The Three Lions may have secured a late victory over Tunisia in their World Cup opener, but their talisman needs more support going forward in Russia Read more ...

Who is Aleksandr Golovin? 'Russia's Iniesta' who lit up World Cup opener

Who is Aleksandr Golovin? 'Russia's Iniesta' who lit up World Cup opener

Goal Russia provides some insight into the talented youngster who has grabbed the attention of Juventus and Monaco following a brilliant MD1 display Read more ...

England fans go crazy over Harry Kane's goal

England fans go crazy over Harry Kane's goal

It's a party in England. Read more ...

Egypt goalkeeper declines beer-sponsored World Cup award

Egypt goalkeeper declines beer-sponsored World Cup award

An Egypt team official has confirmed goalkeeper Mohamed Elshenawy declined to receive a player of the match trophy at the World Cup for religious reasons. The trophy, an... Read more ...

The Latest: Jail house review of Brazil's World Cup form

The Latest: Jail house review of Brazil's World Cup form

MOSCOW The Latest on Tuesday at the World Cup : Read more ...

World Cup Betting Tips: Ronaldo aiming to lead Portugal to victory in...

World Cup Betting Tips: Ronaldo aiming to lead Portugal to victory in Wednesday's dabble of the day

The Real Madrid forward leads the Golden Boot after netting a hat-trick against Spain and he plays a pivotal part in dabblebet's latest special market Read more ...

El Tri may have caused small earthquake back in Mexico City

El Tri may have caused small earthquake back in Mexico City

VOLGOGRAD, England - Whatever happens to England at the World Cup, at least the reception facing the squad should be less brutal than it was in 2014 after its exit following... Read more ...