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Queiroz calls for fairness after Iran beat Morocco

Queiroz calls for fairness after Iran beat Morocco

With the eyes of soccer fans worldwide focused on the World Cup, Iranian women held posters during their country's opening game Friday in Russian Federation protesting Iran's ban on women attending soccer games. "If the game against Morocco was the World Cup final for us, the game against Spain will be the Universe Cup final", Queiroz said. "That's humiliating to us", she told the Post.


'Hurt' Lionel Messi finally breaks silence after Argentina draw against Iceland

'Hurt' Lionel Messi finally breaks silence after Argentina draw against Iceland

The 30-year-old saw a spot-kick saved by Iceland goalkeeper Hannes Halldorsson with the scores level in the 64th minute. The Argentines took the lead in the 19th minute when Sergio Aguero scored with a rising left-footed shot. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho echoed Aguero's sentiments by claiming that no matter how big the player might be, a mistake like Messi's is bound to affect them.


Allegri claims he rejected Real Madrid

Allegri claims he rejected Real Madrid

The former Real Madrid goalkeeper has signed a three year contract to replace Zinedine Zidane at the Bernabeu. Allegri , who has also attracted interest from Chelsea , explained the reasons behind his decision: "I'm staying [at Juventus] because it is a project which is renewed every year and every season is more competitive than the last".


Dustin Johnson lone player under par at U.S. Open

Dustin Johnson lone player under par at U.S. Open

And none of it mattered against the simple, essential elements of Shinnecock: Just wind. It was Thursday just as it ever was. This is the 40th major championship since the last of Woods' 14 major titles at the 2008 U.S. And I think, especially at a U.S. Open, you have to keep your head down. "I wasn't even hitting the goal, so the goalkeeper had nothing to deal with", he said.


We Don't Want To 'Risk' Salah, Says Egypt Coach After Uruguay Loss

We Don't Want To 'Risk' Salah, Says Egypt Coach After Uruguay Loss

After a brilliant opening game by the hosts Russian Federation who thrashed Saudi Arabia by 5 goals to nil, expectations for day 2 of the 2018 FIFA World Cup had been high, especially given the line up of games at hand. Cuper shrugged off any doubts over whether Salah, who turns 26 on the day of the match, would feel sufficiently confident of his physical state to be able to perform at his best.


Technology helps France beat gritty Australia 2-1

Technology helps France beat gritty Australia 2-1

Peru will be stronger than Australia and we will have to be ready and Denmark will be stronger than Peru too. Everybody makes mistakes, but when you are 100 per cent for sure its no penalty and go and you doubt. Marcel Desailly has said that the likes of Anthony Martial and Alexandre Lacazette were left out of the France squad because they are "one level lower" than the players who have made the side.