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Sheffield United vs Swansea - Woodburn and Bryan could make Sheffield United debuts

Posted Friday, August 03, 2018 by PA63 hits

Sheffield United’s latest signings Ben Woodburn and Kean Bryan are expected to be included in the squad for the home game against Swansea.Liverpool winger Woodburn, on a season-long loan, and defender Bryan, signed on a free transfer from Manchester City, both arrived this week and will hope to be involved.Blades boss Chris Wilder has all his first-team squad available barring midfielder P...Full Story »

Wigan vs Sheffield Wed - Wigan sweat on Dan Burn fitness ahead of opener

Posted Thursday, August 02, 2018 by PA56 hits

Wigan defender Dan Burn is an injury doubt for his side’s home game against Sheffield Wednesday. Centre-half Burn was forced out of the Latics’ friendly defeat at Rangers on Sunday due to a foot injury and will be assessed by boss Paul Cook. Nathan Byrne was not involved at Ibrox due to a knock and will also be monitored, while summer signing Gavin Massey is poised for his debut ...Full Story »

What we learned from the documentary that followed France’s 2018 World Cup campaign

Posted Friday, July 27, 2018 by Dreamteamfc.com74 hits

Remember the summer of 2018? Football was coming home. The sun was out. Everywhere you looked people were dizzy on Strongbow Dark Fruit. We know you don’t particularly want to revisit the heartbreak, but French channel TF1‘s documentary ‘Les Bleus 2018, Au Coeur de l’Épopée Russe‘ is worth the pain. Coming to a Netflix and Chill near you soon The film,...Full Story »

Neymar takes part in a poker tournament before leaving to attend a wedding

Posted Thursday, July 26, 2018 by Marca.com110 hits

Enjoying an extended break from Paris Saint-Germain after Brazil's participation at the World Cup in Russia this summer, Neymar has been spending some time at home getting involved in a poker tournament. Oddly, the former Barcelona star reportedly had to leave the tournament early in order to attend a wedding, with the whole thing then resuming the following day. The event, sponsored by Poke...Full Story »

Aleksandr Golovin 'allowed to choose' between Chelsea and Monaco

Posted Wednesday, July 25, 2018 by 101 GREAT GOALS110 hits

As per a report from RMC Sport (via GFFN), CSKA Moscow will allow in-demand midfielder Aleksandr Golovin to choose his next destination. Creative presence Golovin, a versatile 22-year-old who can play as any of an orthodox central midfielder, attacking midfielder or even on the wing, came up through the youth ranks of CSKA Moscow, before breaking into the club's first-team setup in 2014. Af...Full Story »

Real Madrid ace Gareth Bale cancels wedding to childhood sweetheart amid family turmoil

Posted Monday, July 23, 2018 by hits

FOOTIE superstar Gareth Bale has called off his wedding amid family turmoil and a rift involving his fiancee's dad. Real Madrid ace Bale, 29, and childhood sweetheart Emma Rhys-Jones planned a star-studded Italian castle ceremony this summer. Gareth Bale and partner Emma Rhys-Jones, who recently gave birth to the couple's third child But they have postponed it until next summer after a "rolle...Full Story »

Maurizio Sarri to be unveiled as Chelsea head coach on Wednesday

Posted Wednesday, July 18, 2018 by Skysports.com91 hits

Maurizio Sarri will meet the media for the first time as Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri is set to be unveiled as Chelsea head coach at his first press conference on Wednesday. The 59-year-old was appointed Blues boss on Saturday, succeeding compatriot Antonio Conte, with the task of improving Chelsea's league position after the club finished outside the top four last season. Conte won the Pre...Full Story »

Sweden 0 - 2 England: When Harry met Alli – England duo strike to send Three Lions into semi-finals

Posted Sunday, July 08, 2018 by PA96 hits

England are in dreamland after making it through to their first World Cup semi-final in 28 years thanks to goals from Harry Maguire and Dele Alli against stoic Sweden.Days after laying their penalty ghosts to rest against Colombia, Gareth Southgate’s men diligently went about their job in Samara to continue this extraordinary summer and bring the fantasy of replicating the heroes of 1966 c...Full Story »

England v Sweden: Zlatan Ibrahimovic sends David Beckham Ikea Instagram challenge

Posted Saturday, July 07, 2018 by BBC.com143 hits

Beckham and Ibrahimovic both played for Manchester United, AC Milan, PSG and LA Galaxy but who will be smiling on Saturday night? How many BILLY bookcases can you fit in a luxury Los Angeles apartment? David Beckham may be about to find out. Sweden's record goalscorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic has challenged the ex-England skipper and former team-mate to a wager before Saturday's World Cup quarter-f...Full Story »

Sweden vs England - Sweden captain Granqvist delays meeting newborn daughter

Posted Saturday, July 07, 2018 by PA225 hits

Sweden captain Andreas Granqvist is happy to delay meeting his newborn daughter if it means extending his World Cup dream at England’s expense.Granqvist’s wife Sophie gave birth to the couple’s second daughter, Mika, overnight on Friday while the veteran defender continued preparations for his side’s quarter-final in Samara.England midfielder Fabian Delph missed the last-...Full Story »

Emil Forsberg proud of Sweden togetherness as they reach quarter-finals

Posted Wednesday, July 04, 2018 by PA44 hits

Sweden’s match-winner Emil Forsberg spoke of his pride after guiding his side in the World Cup quarter-finals.Forsberg’s deflected 66th-minute strike handed the Swedes a 1-0 victory over Switzerland in a tight last-16 clash in St Petersburg.Forsberg netted Sweden’s winner (AP)Speaking at the post-match press conference, Forsberg said: “It just means so much to me that we ...Full Story »

Deflected Emil Forsberg strike sends Sweden into quarter-finals

Posted Wednesday, July 04, 2018 by PA42 hits

Emil Forsberg’s deflected strike saw Sweden snatch a place in the World Cup quarter-finals with a narrow 1-0 win over Switzerland.Forsberg struck after 66 minutes of a tight contest in St Petersburg when his shot from the edge of the area was diverted in by Manuel Akanji.Switzerland pushed for an equaliser in the latter stages but neither Breel Embolo nor Haris Seferovic could find the net...Full Story »

Sweden 1 Switzerland 0: Swedes dream thanks to Forsberg's moment of fortune

Posted Wednesday, July 04, 2018 by Goal.com91 hits

Manuel Akanji's unfortunate touch on Emil Forsberg's shot sent Sweden through to the World Cup quarter-finals in Russia.Sweden are through to the World Cup quarter-finals for the first time since 1994 after a deflected goal from Emil Forsberg clinched a 1-0 win over Switzerland. The first meeting between the nations at a major tournament simmered for 65 minutes in St Petersburg until Forsberg...Full Story »

Xhaka stands firm under Sweden jibes

Posted Tuesday, July 03, 2018 by fourfourtwo.com97 hits

Sweden appear to be targeting Granit Xhaka's temperament ahead of the their World Cup clash against Switzerland, but the midfielder is calm. Granit Xhaka has pledged to rise above Sweden's pre-match provocations as Switzerland aim to reach their first World Cup quarter-final since 1954. The Arsenal midfielder has found himself to be a focus of pre-match attention after Sweden defender Mikael...Full Story »

We will be prepared for penalties, says Sweden coach Andersson

Posted Tuesday, July 03, 2018 by PA38 hits

Sweden head coach Janne Andersson has firm plans in place should his side’s last-16 clash with Switzerland be decided on penalties.Both of Sunday’s knockout games ended in shootouts, with hosts Russia and Croatia holding their nerve against Spain and Denmark respectively.Sweden take on Switzerland on Tuesday for a place in the quarter-finals for the first time since USA 1994 and Ande...Full Story »

Switzerland 2 Costa Rica 2: Petkovic's men set up Sweden last 16 clash

Posted Thursday, June 28, 2018 by Goal.com88 hits

Switzerland were far from their best against Costa Rica, but secured the point they needed to progress to the World Cup knockout stages. Switzerland booked their spot in the last 16 of the World Cup courtesy of a 2-2 draw with Costa Rica in Nizhny Novgorod on Wednesday. Brazil's win over Serbia in the night's other Group E game means that Vladimir Petkovic's side finish second in the pool an...Full Story »

Switzerland earn draw against lively Costa Rica to set up Sweden clash

Posted Thursday, June 28, 2018 by PA32 hits

Switzerland will meet Sweden in the last 16 of the World Cup as they secured safe passage from Group E with a dramatic late draw against Costa Rica.While Costa Rica were already out having lost their opening two matches, they were the better side in Nizhny Novgorod and were good value for their 2-2 draw.Blerim Dzemaili opened the scoring for Switzerland after they had been largely on the back-fo...Full Story »

Janne Andersson salutes Sweden for reaching knockout stages of World Cup

Posted Thursday, June 28, 2018 by PA27 hits

Janne Andersson praised his Sweden side as they reached the second round of the World Cup and helped dump Germany out.Ludwig Augustinsson’s strike, Andreas Granqvist’s penalty and Edson Alvarez’s clumsy own goal gave Sweden a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Mexico.The Scandinavians topped Group F after starting Wednesday third, needing to better Germany’s result to qu...Full Story »

Super Sweden march on with Mexico as Germany head for home

Posted Thursday, June 28, 2018 by PA44 hits

Sweden thrashed Mexico 3-0 to top Group F as defending champions Germany incredibly crashed out of the World Cup.Ludwig Augustinsson and Andreas Granqvist, with a penalty, put Sweden in control before Edson Alvarez’s own goal saw the Scandinavians make certain of their place in the second round.Mexico joined them despite the defeat after Germany finished bottom thanks to a shock 2-0 d...Full Story »

Mexico 0 Sweden 3: Duo advance as world champions Germany bow out

Posted Thursday, June 28, 2018 by Goal.com81 hits

Sweden secured a place in the last 16 of the World Cup by thumping Mexico 3-0 in a pulsating encounter in Ekaterinburg, while defending champions Germany were eliminated. Janne Andersson's side reaped the rewards of a relentless attacking display to secure top spot in Group F, with Mexico following them through as runners-up after Germany's shock 2-0 defeat to South Korea. There were no ling...Full Story »

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