Reuters . Zurich | Updated at 12:05am on June 24, 2018
Switzerland’s 2-1 World Cup win over Serbia was given a mixed reaction by Swiss media who applauded their rousing second-half comeback but criticised celebrations by scorers Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri which appeared to have political overtones....
Reuters | Updated at 12:05am on June 24, 2018
After his team crashed out of the World Cup, Egypt’s star player Mohamed Salah has won a consolation prize in the form of honorary citizenship of Chechnya....
Reuters . Sochi | Updated at 12:05am on June 24, 2018
Brazil’s late World Cup win over Costa Rica takes them to the top of the Group E but they have failed to convince in their two matches so far and the focus is once again shifting to the South American side’s old foe – emotional stability...
Reuters . Moscow | Updated at 08:01pm on June 23, 2018
Two goals each for Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard and one for Michy Batshuayi swept Belgium to a 5-2 victory over Tunisia on Saturday that put them in command of World Cup Group G and underlined their status as one of the tournament favourites...
Agence France-Presse | Updated at 02:57pm on June 23, 2018
After his team crashed out of the World Cup, Egypt’s star player Mohamed Salah has won a consolation prize in the form of honorary citizenship of...
Agence France-Presse | Updated at 02:43pm on June 23, 2018
Sri Lanka on Saturday named Suranga Lakmal as skipper for the potentially series-saving third Test against the West Indies after Dinesh Chandimal lost...
Reuters. Kaliningrad | Updated at 02:05am on June 23, 2018
A thunderous strike by Granit Xhaka and a superb last-minute breakaway goal by Xherdan Shaqiri gave Switzerland a dramatic 2-1 win over Serbia in a swashbuckling World Cup Group E match on Friday.
Reuters . Moscow | Updated at 11:41pm on June 22, 2018
Lionel Messi may be heading home early from the World Cup after flops on the pitch for Argentina yet he will remain a ubiquitous presence in Russia and around the world as the face of dozens of brand marketing campaigns....
Agence France-Presse . Volgograd | Updated at 10:34pm on June 22, 2018
Ahmed Musa struck twice to become the first Nigerian to score at two World Cups Friday as the Super Eagles secured a crucial 2-0 win over Iceland, who missed a penalty....
Reuters . London | Updated at 12:05am on June 23, 2018
England and Manchester City playmaker Raheem Sterling is baffled by the constant criticism of his lifestyle by a section of the media which convinces the 23-year-old that ‘they hate what they don’t even know.’...