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Didier Deschamps: France still not over loss in Euro 2016 final

Didier Deschamps: France still not over loss in Euro 2016 final

Belgium manager Roberto Martinez has played down the notion of a missed chance for the "golden generation" after their FIFA World Cup semi-final defeat to France . Today we are. And this time, more than any other time, I hope we'll get it right. "I'm excited for my country", said Gobert, who was born in Saint-Quentin, France .


Knox narrowly beats NZ's Fox in Irish Open

Knox narrowly beats NZ's Fox in Irish Open

I'm so happy. I said to my caddie (on the play-off hole) we've already made this putt, it can't be too hard. Knox, who was on the 18th at the same time, hit a huge putt to put the pressure on the Kiwi. He made no secret of his bitter disappointment, and it appeared to linger during a desperate 18 months that saw him fall all the way to 137th place after the Memorial Tournament in OH in May.



Wimbledon 2018: Rafael Nadal Prefers Not To Face Roger Federer In Final

I feel like I'm getting better and better with every match. Djokovic and Nishikori will play the first match on Centre Court, followed by arguably the pick of the quarter-finals between Nadal and Juan Martin del Potro, meaning Federer must make a rare visit to Court One.


Croatia identify England danger man for semi-final

Croatia identify England danger man for semi-final

England last went to a semi-final in 1990 and Croatia fought France in the semis in 1998. England to beat Croatia on penalties is now the most backed "method of victory", according to Betfair. When you have such a solid foundation, you have the basics and clear understanding of what we want to do and achieve, it's not a surprise that it's going well for us".


Suker backs Croatia 'role model' Modric for Ballon d'Or

Suker backs Croatia 'role model' Modric for Ballon d'Or

Luka Modric is the world's best midfielder and Croatia's greatest ever player, according to Jermaine Jenas . "Once in a lifetime ― Modric's "Fiery Ones" fight for World Cup final!" read the Sportske Novosti daily front page. Didier Deschamps tweaked his formation, effectively freeing up Kylian Mbappe on the right to run at the Argentine defense, and what followed was a wonderful display of attacking football that France won 4-3.


Croatia can keep Harry Kane in check: coach

Croatia can keep Harry Kane in check: coach

The side will now face England in the last four stage of the competition even as they look to win the world cup for the first time in their history. Now they are looking to go one step further, but just getting this far is a source of great pride for Croatia . Croatia are in the semis. "First of all, I want to thank the team, to everyone who took part in the team I'm proud of them, I love them like my family...