2018 FIFA World Cup Final: France 4-2 Croatia

France won the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia after defeating Croatia 4-2 in a thoroughly entertaining Final at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow in what was a fitting end to an outstanding tournament. Despite Croatia having the majority of possession in the opening stages, France took the lead in somewhat fortuitous circumstances. Antoine Griezmann’s lofted…

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Blockbuster transfer: Cristiano Ronaldo sold to Juventus by Real Madrid

Real Madrid have announced that Cristiano Ronaldo will be joining Juventus FC for €105m. According to Marca, one of the worst pieces of business this century has been confirmed. Time will tell. Real Madrid: Los Blancos lose 50 goals per season and a new opportunity to bid farewell to one of their legends how they…

FIFA World Cup 2018 Russia: Quarter Finals

France 2-0 Uruguay Uruguay―without star man Edinson Cavani―never found their groove in Friday’s loss against France, giving away few chances but earning even fewer for themselves. Raphael Varane and Antoine Griezmann took care of the scoring for Les Bleus, although the latter was aided by goalkeeper Fernando Muslera, who picked an awful time to commit…

FIFA World Cup Round of 16

30 June 2018 France 4 – 3 Argentin Griezmann 13′ (pen.)        Di María 41′          Pavard 57′                     Mercado 48′             Mbappé 64′, 68′                 Agüero 90+3′ Kazan…

Sunday mayhem as the hosts knocked out the Spaniards

The upsets are not yet over. If you thought Germany was the only upset then I would say hold on. The hosts held a surprise gift for everyone in the knockouts. Yes you just heard it right. Russia knocked out the mighty and tournament favorite Spain from this year’s world cup. To be honest the…

Uruguay advances as Ronaldo also heads exit after Messi

A Saturday night where legends exit from the world cup happened as their fans weep. After Messi’s departure from the world cup against France on Saturday. It was time for Cristiano Ronaldo to progress in the pursuit of the cup. But Uruguay had their own story to be told. Right from the start of the…

Hattrick of World Cup curse sends Germany back home

Germany became the latest defending champion to crash out of the World Cup at the first hurdle, part of a trend but definitely not part of the plan when Germany arrived here loaded with stars and swagger. A smooth-running scoring machine when it won the Cup in 2014, Germany now appears in need of an…

Argentina falls in a sink hole as Croatians qualify for round of 16

Well… Well… Well.. Didn’t see that coming. The most upsetting display from one of the favourite team to win the World Cup at the very group stage against an outstanding night for a team named Croatia, and yes of course everyone would have guessed it by now the upsetting team is Argentina. After the match…