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Sports Germany And Belgium Make Surprise Omissions From Their World Cup Squads
Author: 0 Germany And Belgium Make Surprise Omissions From Their World Cup Squads

It is Sane's omission which is seen as most shocking, after a standout season with Pep Guardiola's runaway Premier League winners. Neuer made the squad despite playing in just one official game, a friendly against Austria on Friday, since breaking a bone in his foot in September but talented 22-year-old Sane was the biggest name to miss out.

Sports Deschamps and Griezmann defend Pogba after he is jeered by France fans
Author: 0 Deschamps and Griezmann defend Pogba after he is jeered by France fans

The Fornite/Football cross-over has been pretty huge but boxer Teofimo Lopez made a decision to bring it to the squared circle last month when he dished out an L in more ways than one. Antoine Griezmann claims he is not upset by continued speculation over a potential move from Atletico Madrid to Barcelona . "We must admire the player we have".

Sports Portugal play goalless with Belgium in World Cup friendly
Author: 0 Portugal play goalless with Belgium in World Cup friendly

He was forced off the pitch and had words with Belgium coach Roberto Martinez before disappearing down the tunnel for treatment. "We need to make the final squad 24 hours before Panama [on June 18] so, until then, we're going to try to give the maximum time to see what the reaction is with Vinny".

Sports Gareth Southgate singles out England's attacking stars for praise after Wembley win
Author: 0 Gareth Southgate singles out England's attacking stars for praise after Wembley win

Following an inconsistent season with Tottenham and some diffident displays for England , Alli needed to cement his place in Southgate's team and, ignoring the hail of boos, he was making a convincing case. "So credit to him he has had to come over that but it is to be expected for whatever reason". 20' FREEKICK! Young ( England ) is clipped by Onazi and the home side have another free-kick in a good position.

Sports Barcelona schedule media conference as Umtiti agrees new deal
Author: 0 Barcelona schedule media conference as Umtiti agrees new deal

Les Bleus beat Italy 3-1 on Friday evening, with Umtiti opening the scoring, and are still to play the United States before making their journey to Russian Federation. Barcelona hope the new deal will put an end to speculation about Umtiti's future after he was linked with moves to several top European clubs including Manchester United .

Sports Liverpool confirm that no Fekir deal has been agreed
Author: 0 Liverpool confirm that no Fekir deal has been agreed

It's thought that the Reds will sign and seal the deal today (Sunday), with Fekir joining former AS Monaco midfielder Fabinho as one of Liverpool's early summer recruits. "Talks with Liverpool will only happen when there is an agreement with Lyon and Jean-Michel Aulas gives the green light", he told French outlet Le Progres .

Sports Lebron James says if social media negativity bothers you, delete it
Author: 0 Lebron James says if social media negativity bothers you, delete it

Outside of the record-breaking 3-point makes by Stephen Curry and the high-scoring of Kevin Durant are guys like Livingston, West, Kevon Looney , and even Jordan Bell , grinding away and playing their part. After a first game with some hotly debated calls, the officiating was under great scrutiny on Sunday evening. The Cavaliers coach, Tyronn Lue, paid tribute to his players for keeping the game close until the fourth-quarter but admitted the Warriors were the better team.

Sports Zverev, Thiem win to set up French Open quarter-final
Author: 0 Zverev, Thiem win to set up French Open quarter-final

In the victory, Thiem won 85 percent of his first serve points and 57 percent of his second serve points. The second seed recovered to win from two-sets-to-one down for a third consecutive match at the French Open on Sunday. The game turned out to be a nightmare for him, wasting three set points and allowing Karen to break back on his fifth chance to level the score at 5-5.

Sports LeBron James' still has a bloodshot eye
Author: 0 LeBron James' still has a bloodshot eye

Stephen Curry posted a game-high 33 points and was one of five Warriors players to score in double figures, including Kevin Durant (26 points, 10-of-14 shooting). James can't be surprised, given that he and Smith have known each other for years and were on the Cavs' team that won the championship two years ago.

Sports Actor Arbaaz Khan summoned by police in IPL betting scam
Author: 0 Actor Arbaaz Khan summoned by police in IPL betting scam

Mumbai: Indian police summoned a brother of Bollywood superstar Salman Khan Friday for questioning over illegal gambling on Indian Premier League cricket matches. Another officer linked to the probe said that according to Jalan, Khan allegedly placed bets initially and incurred major losses. "We are interrogating him about these links and about his money".

Sports Windies Beat World XI At Lord's
Author: 0 Windies Beat World XI At Lord's

Those in attendance were treated to a masterclass from the West Indies , with Lewis' 58 setting the tone in their 199-4, while Samuels (43), Ramdin (44 not out) and Russell (21no) also starred. That meant the runs scored and wickets taken have been included in players' stats for their worldwide careers. T20 stars Chris Gayle , Andre Russell , Evin Lewis and Badree are the big names in Brathwaite's line-up, while in Marlon Samuels , Andre Fletcher, Rovman Powell, Denesh Ramdin, Kesrick ...

Author: 0 Bryson DeChambeau uses hot finish to take 54-hole lead at Memorial

Muirfield Village, the course built by Jack Nicklaus, has hosted the Ryder Cup (1987), Solheim Cup (1998) and Presidents Cup (2013). "Look, I just want to birdie every hole", DeChambeau said. And then he three-putted two of the last three holes, missing a par putt just over 3 feet on the 18th, and all he had to show for it was a 68. But his putter went cold on him for the second day running on the inward half, and he missed from three feet at the 14th before finding the target from 15 ...

Sports Simona Halep admits to French Open nerves after early escape
Author: 0 Simona Halep admits to French Open nerves after early escape

She lost the opening five games but there was no sign of panic and her game eventually clicked into gear. Halep put her sluggish start down to pre-match nerves, which she said were not caused by the extra pressure of finally landing her first major prize.

Sports Kevin Love Cleared To Play For Game 1
Author: 0 Kevin Love Cleared To Play For Game 1

The Cavaliers are looking for their second-ever championship and LeBron James' fourth. "I really hope that, before our careers are over, we can all play together", LeBron said in March 2016 . Game 1 of the Finals is scheduled to tipoff tonight at 9pm ET, airing on ABC. The referees also reviewed whether James was in a legal guarding position, which is an additional reviewable matter for this replay trigger.

Sports Gareth Southgate pleased with England first-half display in win over Nigeria
Author: 0 Gareth Southgate pleased with England first-half display in win over Nigeria

But that was overshadowed when he was booked for an embarrassing dive in a failed attempt to win a second-half penalty. He said it was a tribute to his late father, who was shot dead when Sterling was 2. The global friendly at Wembley came 16 days before England's Group G opener against Tunisia in Volgograd and while the manager was enthused by what he saw in the first 45 minutes, he was concerned by a slow reaction when the visitors changed both personnel and system at the break.

Sports Arbaaz Khan CONFESSES To Placing Bets In IPL Matches
Author: 0 Arbaaz Khan CONFESSES To Placing Bets In IPL Matches

Honouring the police summons issued on Friday, Arbaaz reached the AEC office in Thane on Saturday to record his statement, in which he has reportedly named several other Bollywood personalities who indulge in betting large amounts in IPL .

Sports England plays friendly against Nigeria before jetting off to the World Cup
Author: 0 England plays friendly against Nigeria before jetting off to the World Cup

On his first England appearance since October, Cahill headed in the opener in the seventh minute from Kieran Trippier's corner in front of 70,000 fans at Wembley Stadium. In the United Kingdom, the England vs Nigeria game is being broadcast live on ITV for free . In the first half, Dele Alli , Jesse Lingard and Gary Cahill all put in impressive shifts, though Cahill was the only one of this trio to carry his performance into the second period.

Sports Nigeria must play fair at World Cup, says President
Author: 0 Nigeria must play fair at World Cup, says President

But ahead of Nigeria's friendly against England at Wembley on Saturday, head coach Gernot Rohr said: "Until the last moment, there is a possibility of bringing in these players". Meanwhile, Gent attacker Simon has been put on standby and will travel with the team to London for a scan to ascertain the level of his injury. "The draw against Congo DR was fair, because we tried to combine and try out some new players to see what they can do".

Sports Serena fights back, Halep strolls in Paris
Author: 0 Serena fights back, Halep strolls in Paris

Next up will be a meeting with either her long-time nemesis Serena Williams , who has beaten Sharapova in 18 successive encounters dating back to 2005, or Germany's Julia Goerges . Pliskova also broke to tie the game at 3-3. She won match point after Pliskova hit the top of the net on a return . Williams spoke about her tight-fitting outfit after her opening round victory over Kristyna Pliskova at the French Open.

Sports Peru captain Paolo Guerrero cleared to play despite drug ban
Author: 0 Peru captain Paolo Guerrero cleared to play despite drug ban

That included a letter signed by captains of Peru's three World Cup opponents - France, Denmark and Australia - urging he be allowed to play. It also recognized that Guerrero, who tested positive for a cocaine byproduct - contained in a tea he drank - in October, "did not act intentionally or with significant negligence".

Sports NBA Finals Preview: Warriors vs. Cavaliers
Author: 0 NBA Finals Preview: Warriors vs. Cavaliers

Let's set the scene: Cleveland was up two with 36 seconds left in the game when Kevin Durant drove the lane. The Cavaliers would settle for a desperate shot that missed, and head to overtime, where they would fall to the Warriors . And then tonight in The Finals on the biggest stage, when our team played well, played our (butt) off, man, it ain't right. Klay Thompson who had a couple of poor games in the lead up to Game 1, found form and put in a solid performance scoring 24 points ...

Sports Germany's Joachim Low rules himself out of Real Madrid running
Author: 0 Germany's Joachim Low rules himself out of Real Madrid running

According to reports , Zinedine Zidane has stepped down as manager of Real Madrid , just days after helping them to their third successive Champions League title in as many years. "It is something that helps the footballer get to the pitch and give his all". I do not want, nor can I, comment on Zidane going but what he has done is undoubtedly very big: "no one has won three Champions Leagues in a row recently".

Author: 0 Controversial Ending Derails Cavs in Game One

Replays showed James' feet were some distance outside the restricted area, prompting the Cavaliers to question the necessity of the replay review. Schwartz: Did he think that the game was tied or did he think that you guys had it salted away? "I know that George Hill should have made that free throw to give them the lead", said Smith .