Miami (AFP) – Mexico could open the final round of qualifying for the 2018 Russia World Cup at arch rival United States as a result of Friday’s draw for the six-team, round-robin schedule. The Confederation of North, Central AmericaShow More Summary
Wales manager Chris Coleman is not expecting to remain in the job after their 2018 World Cup campaign.
Ozil speaks with Wenger post-game After the glory of the World Cup in Brazil, Mesut Özil had to endure some tournament heartbreak last night, as Germany were knocked out of the Euros by France at the semi-final stage. Germany were fancied as favourites to win the tournament and complete a World Cup-Euros double, but they came […]
By AMANDA VINCENT On Friday, NASCAR announced the location for its season-end awards banquets for its three national series – Sprint Cup, Xfinity and Camping World Truck. Las Vegas will play host to the Sprint Cup Series for Champion’s Week that will culminate in the Sprint Cup Series Awards banquet on Dec. 2 at [...]
Dinard (France) (AFP) – Wales will climb to 11th in the FIFA rankings following their stunning semi-final showing at Euro 2016, but manager Chris Coleman said on Friday that the team must now focus on the World Cup. Gareth Bale and his...Show More Summary
Germany's dream of becoming only the third to team to hold the World Cup and the Coupe Henri-Delaunay at the same time came to an abrupt end on Thursday night in Marseille 's Stade Velodrome. The 2-0 defeat at the hands of host nation...Show More Summary
Microsoft today announced preview of Cortana Intelligence with Bing Predicts. Microsoft is bringing the power of Bing Predicts, which correctly predicted every knockout game of the 2014 soccer World Cup and 95% of the 2014 US mid-term elections to their Cortana Intelligence Suite. Microsoft thinks that Bing Predicts data can augment Cortana Intelligence Suite solutions […]
Marseille (AFP) – Germany coach Joachim Loew refused to commit himself to stay beyond the next World Cup campaign as he picked through the wreckage of the country’s Euro 2016 exit. Antoine Griezmann scored twice in Marseille on Thursday to guide France to a 2-0 win and a place in Sunday’s European Championship final against Portugal. Show More Summary
After all, winning World Cups and prepping for the Olympics requires major energy.
Microsoft has launched the preview of Cortana Intelligence with Bing Predicts. The new service uses the same engine that predicted the outcome of events like the World Cup, NFL games and election results to help businesses come up with solutions to problems. ...
The Euro 2016 hosts and the defending World Cup champions square off in the biggest match of the tournament so far. France and Germany square off in a much-anticipated Euro 2016 semifinal match, pitting two of the best teams around against each other with a berth in the final on the line. Show More Summary
Lyon (AFP) – Gareth Bale believes Wales made a nation proud in their unprecedented run to the Euro 2016 semi-finals and backed Chris Coleman’s men to reach the World Cup in Russia in two years’ time. Bale’s Real Madrid teammate Cristiano...Show More Summary
Tournaments are often considered an opportunity for players to spark a move. James Rodriguez won his transfer to Real Madrid after starring at the 2014 World Cup for Colombia. Roman Pavlyuchenko and Andrei Arshavin were signed by Tottenham...Show More Summary
Few forces in nature are as potent as Germany’s national soccer team in a major semifinal. Germany has eliminated the host nation on nine occasions in World Cups and European Championships, six of them in the semifinals. We all remember what Die Mannschaft did to Brazil at the World Cup semifinals in Belo Horizonte two years […]
France will face World Cup holders Germany in the semi-final at UEFA Euro 2016 in Marseille on Thursday. The hosts appeared to click into gear for the first time at the tournament when they hammered Iceland 5-2 in the last eight on Sunday,...Show More Summary
By AMANDA VINCENT All three NASCAR touring series — Sprint Cup, Xfinity and Camping World Truck — are in action this weekend for night racing at the newly-repaved Kentucky Speedway in Sparta. A handful of Sprint Cup drivers recently tested the new surface at the Northern Kentucky track, but Goodyear has since changed the tire [...]
RoboCup 2016 might not have been too exciting for the robots — they don't have feelings, after all — but their programmers must have been thrilled. The robot soccer tournament has been running every year since 1997. This year's winner was a team from Iran. Read more... More about Tech, Robot, Robocup, Us World, and Gadgets
This is the true and correct ranking, all other rankings are wrong and bad. Much like the previous edition of the European Championships and the last World Cup, there isn't a clear-cut candidate for the best player of the tournament award at Euro 2016. Show More Summary
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko said that the construction of stadium in Kaliningrad for the 2018 World Cup football championship is ahead of schedule.
In what many soccer bettors believe is the real Euro 2016 championship matchup, host France and defending World Cup champion Germany will square off in Marseille on Thursday for the last spot in Sunday’s final. All you have to do isShow More Summary