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Croatia v Denmark 01 July 2018

Only Ivan Perisic and Luka Modric kept their place in the starting lineup. Denmark , who crawled through the qualifiers but have promised a more attacking approach for the knockout stage, make two changes. Pione Sisto: The nimble-footed, wily left winger can possess a lot of questions to Croatia's defence. Just as Croatia , Denmark have lost only two games this calendar year.



Denmark coach Hareide: It's Eriksen v Modric

Given Croatia's likely dominance in possession, Denmark will have to rely on their defensive solidity and ability to be clinical on the counter-attack. In-form Croatia take on unbeaten Denmark at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium on Sunday night with a place in the World Cup quarter-finals at stake.


Real Madrid are right to prioritise Courtois over Alisson

Real Madrid are right to prioritise Courtois over Alisson

Roma, who have Monchi working on their transfers in and out of the club, know that Madrid won't offer more than €40m and as such the goalkeeper is likely to remain in Rome next season. I haven't seen them a lot in the last 18 months.Facetime is nice, but seeing them grow up is something different. Real Madrid were previously reported to have identified Roma's Alisson as their number one target to replace Keylor Navas between the sticks, but Chelsea have entered the race for the ...


Hamilton leads Mercedes one-two in Austrian practice

Hamilton leads Mercedes one-two in Austrian practice

Kimi Raikkonen ensured an all-red second row as he took fourth, while Red Bull was never in contention for pole position, as an attempt for its drivers to tow each other backfired. "We've discussed that internally already and we are at race nine and there is a long way to go, so I think we owe it to the fans - and also it is the racing mindset we have - that we won't be playing for the drivers' championship in June or July", he said .


Germany eliminated from the World Cup

Germany eliminated from the World Cup

Germany players Mario Gomez, Mats Hummels, Joshua Kimmich and Thomas Muller react after missing a goal scoring opportunity against South Korea during their 2018 World Cup match at the Kazan Arena in Kazan, Russia on Wednesday. Germany have become the third successive nation to follow a World Cup triumph with a group-stage exit. The president of the German Football Association (DFB) expects there to be changes in the squad after the tournament in Russian Federation but insists Loew, ...


Paul George, Russell Westbrook Friendship Factor in PG Choosing Thunder

Paul George, Russell Westbrook Friendship Factor in PG Choosing Thunder

As it became more and more evident George would remain in Oklahoma City, James, once viewed a long shot to bolt for Los Angeles, emerged as a likely option for the storied franchise. That narrative seemingly only grew stronger following an underwhelming first season playing alongside Westbrook and Carmelo Anthony with the Thunder, but how things have changed in the past few days.