JEREMY CROSS COLUMN: Russia can't host World Cup, Capello is back, disrespectful Gatland

It will be the ideal chance for Russia to prove it can stage a major football competition without random and senseless acts of violence taking place.       The odds on this happening are short, it has to be said,buy fifa coins due to the simple and undeniable fact that Russia prides itself on hooliganism. To those who willingly organise and take part in it, scrapping wit

Jun 19,2017

After defeating Christos, D.C. United will face New England Revolution in U.S. Open Cup

With most of the intriguing matchups between upper- and lower-tier teams coming to an end this week, the fun portion of the U.S. Open Cup is almost over as attention turns to the MLS vs. MLS games in the 103-year-old tournament. Three upsets Wednesday vaulted two teams from the second-flight USL (FC Cincinnati and Sacramento Republic) and one from the second-tier NASL (Miami FC) into the round of

Jun 16,2017

Victor Lindelof joins Manchester United and Alvaro Morata is set to be next

Lindelof was last night tying up the loose ends of his move from Benfica after undergoing a medical. The Swedish defender, 22, arrived at United’s Carrington training ground to seal the four-year deal to become boss Jose Mourinho’s first summer signing.     Mourinho plans to partner Lindelof with Eric Bailly in a central defence ravaged by injury problems over the last

Jun 15,2017

FIFA President meets President of Korean Republic Moon Jae-in

The FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic came to a close on Sunday with England taking the championship title following a thrilling 1-0 final against Venezuela at the Suwon World Cup Stadium. After congratulating the winning English team and Venezuelan runners-up on Sunday, the FIFA President Gianni Infantino travelled to Seoul, the capital of Korea Republic, to meet with the staff of the Korean

Jun 14,2017

In demanding stretch of World Cup qualifiers, U.S. soccer gets the most out of its roster

MEXICO CITY — At the start of U.S. national soccer team training camp in Denver, Bruce Arena told his players they shouldn’t expect a normal routine. The circumstances, after all, were hardly normal. The Americans would have to play two World Cup qualifiers in 72 hours at altitude in two countries — demands that required both enhanced preparation and an unusual number of start

Jun 13,2017

Neymar makes stunt goal across Hollywood Boulevard on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

It took Brazilian soccer star Neymar three tries, but he finally got it. Neymar scored a goal from more than 150 feet, kicking the ball from the roof of the El Capitan building over Hollywood Boulevard into a net perched atop the Hollywood and Highland shopping center in Los Angeles. The 25-year-old performed the stunt for “Jimmy Kimmel Live” on Wednesday, and while it took him multip

Jun 09,2017

Man Utd star Chris Smalling hits back at Jose Mourinho over damning fitness comments

The Manchester United boss twice questioned the United and England centre-back’s bravery during the season. But last night Smalling revealed he had played on with what was later discovered to be a broken toe. And he had needed two injections to get him through the 4-0 defeat at the Portuguese coach’s former club Chelsea in October. “I think in the Chelsea game I proved that

Jun 08,2017

Arsenal Done Deal, Man Utd, Chelsea and Liverpool latest

Transfer News LIVE - All the gossip, rumours and done deals as they happen. 03:20am: Real Madrid star Alvaro Morata fancies a summer return to Serie A champions Juventus. At least that's what The Independent have claimed amid Jose Mourinho's interest in taking the Spain international to Manchester United. Morata, 24, endured a tough campaign back at the Bernabeu with Karim Benzema o

Jun 07,2017

Cheick Tiote dead: Our man bids farewell to star who will always shine bright in Newcastle

But it was a goal which has become one of the most iconic ever scored at St James’s Park. And memories of Tiote’s stunning volley against Arsenal onFebruary 5, 2011, will serve as a lasting tribute to the Ivory Coast international. It capped a remarkable comeback by Alan Pardew’s side who trailed 4-0 at half-time before scoring four times after the break with Tiote smashing h

Jun 06,2017

Chelsea star Eden Hazard breaks ankle in Belgium training

Hazard, 26, has been away with his national side as they prepare for games against the Czech Repubic and Estonia.   But he's now set to miss those games after he was injured in a training session.     Belgium's official Twitter account posted: "@hazardeden10 is out for #belcze & #estbel due to injury after twisting his ankle today in training (individual action). Mor

Jun 05,2017