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Deschamps says France won't offer Denmark any favours

Denmark need to bag a victory against France in order to move into the next round. Christensen, who is one of the few Chelsea academy graduates to earn regular playing time for the first team, was impressive during his nation's first two games.


Mascherano reveals Leo Messi's mood in Argentina's World Cup camp

Mascherano reveals Leo Messi's mood in Argentina's World Cup camp

Argentina fights for its World Cup life on the final matchday of Group D play , as Lionel Messi and company take on second-place Nigeria on Tuesday. Argentina made the World Cup final in 2014, eventually losing to Germany 1-0 after Mario Gotze's late victor. Lionel Messi and the Argentina squad have had plenty to ponder.


Real Madrid starlet Marco Asensio hints at potential Liverpool move

Real Madrid starlet Marco Asensio hints at potential Liverpool move

The Reds have, in fact, lodged a €180 million bid to Real Madrid to sign the Spaniard in the summer transfer window. And when asked about interest from Madrid, he added: "I think it is true, there have not been any discussions, but I think they are interested".


Serena happy to plant seed of doubt for Wimbledon rivals

Serena happy to plant seed of doubt for Wimbledon rivals

Muguruza, who also reached the Wimbledon final in 2015, dropped just one set in seven matches at the All England Club en route to her second Grand Slam title past year. She added that seedings for the tournament would be revised "if pregnancy is a factor in the current rankings of a player". But when McEnroe was asked about the downsides of "de-seeding" the player in 32nd place on the pecking order, he shook his head.


Kaka On Lionel Messi's Struggles With Argentina

Kaka On Lionel Messi's Struggles With Argentina

La Albiceleste need to beat Nigeria on Tuesday and hope Iceland fail to win against Croatia . Messi has looked under huge pressure during both matches and shouldered a lot of the blame after seeing his penalty saved in the draw with minnows Iceland.


'Fortunate' Federer closes in on Halle title

'Fortunate' Federer closes in on Halle title

The 36-year-old saved two break points in the fourth game before raising his game to save a further three opportunities in the seventh game as Kudla's consistency from the baseline frustrated Federer. Cilic will face Nick Kyrgios, who eliminated defending champion Feliciano Lopez 7-6 (5), 7-6 (3). "I played Davis Cup there in 2006 and I know the courts and facilities there are excellent.