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Sweden are easy to analyze, difficult to beat: coach Andersson

Sweden are easy to analyze, difficult to beat: coach Andersson

Published 06/07/2018

SAMARA, Russia (Reuters) - Sweden coach Janne Andersson has full confidence in his team’s straightforward but effective tactics as he prepares his side for their [more…]

Sweden’s Granqvist ready to show England what they missed

Sweden’s Granqvist ready to show England what they missed

Published 06/07/2018

SAMARA/SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Andreas Granqvist did not set the world alight during his two seasons with the then Premier League side Wigan Athletic, but [more…]

Sweden not bothered by misfiring forwards, says pundit Djordjic

Sweden not bothered by misfiring forwards, says pundit Djordjic

Published 06/07/2018

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - The two Sweden forwards likely to start in Saturday’s quarter-final against England may have only one World Cup goal between them [more…]

Germany should have considered a World Cup without Ozil: Bierhoff

Germany should have considered a World Cup without Ozil: Bierhoff

Published 06/07/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Germany should have considered leaving midfielder Mesut Ozil out of the World Cup squad following the furor caused by the player’s photo [more…]

Major League Baseball roundup: Nats escape 9-0 hole, beat Marlins

Major League Baseball roundup: Nats escape 9-0 hole, beat Marlins

Published 06/07/2018

Trea Turner hit two homers, including a go-ahead grand slam in the sixth, and drove in a career-high eight runs as the Washington Nationals rebounded [more…]

‘Maybe we won’t get this opportunity again’, says Southgate

‘Maybe we won’t get this opportunity again’, says Southgate

Published 06/07/2018

REPINO, Russia (Reuters) - England came into the World Cup with low expectations from their fans and much talk of building for the future but [more…]

Poised Sweden can beat England and win World Cup: Ibrahimovic

Poised Sweden can beat England and win World Cup: Ibrahimovic

Published 06/07/2018

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Sweden can beat England in Saturday’s quarter-finals and eventually win the World Cup in Russia if they can handle the pressure, [more…]

Joshua signs two-fight deal for Wembley stadium

Joshua signs two-fight deal for Wembley stadium

Published 06/07/2018

(Reuters) - Anthony Joshua has signed a deal to stage his next two bouts at Wembley stadium, the first in September and then next April, [more…]

Major League Baseball notebook: Giants’ Cueto returns from disabled…

Major League Baseball notebook: Giants’ Cueto returns from disabled…

Published 06/07/2018

The San Francisco Giants activated right-hander Johnny Cueto off the 60-day disabled list to start Thursday’s game against the St. Louis Cardinals. Cueto, who had [more…]

U.S. beats Belgium to win (Quidditch) World Cup

U.S. beats Belgium to win (Quidditch) World Cup

Published 03/07/2018

FLORENCE, Italy (Reuters) - Already bored of the soccer World Cup with its single ball, earth-bound players and tiresome reliance on the laws of physics? [more…]