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Wednesday 4 July, 2018

From The42 Sharapova insists she's made 'a lot of progress' after shock first round Wimbledon exit Trust The Process

Sharapova insists she's made 'a lot of progress' after shock first round Wimbledon exit

The 31-year-old tasted defeat in the opening round of a Grand Slam for the first time since 2010.

From The42 All Black captain Read to return for Crusaders after back surgery Super Rugby

All Black captain Read to return for Crusaders after back surgery

Ronan O’Gara’s team have a big south island derby date on Friday at Wyatt Crockett Stadium.

From The42 'I don't want to go home yet' - Southgate and England dreaming of World Cup glory Marching On

'I don't want to go home yet' - Southgate and England dreaming of World Cup glory

Well, he’s not coming home without bringing football….

Tuesday 3 July, 2018

From The42 Champions Dublin romp to 25-point win... but they're still eliminated from Leinster MFC Leinster MFC

Champions Dublin romp to 25-point win... but they're still eliminated from Leinster MFC

It will be Laois v Meath and Kildare v Wicklow in this year’s Leinster MFC semi-finals.

From The42 Man United announce the signing of 35-year-old goalkeeper Lee Grant from Stoke Surprise Transfer

Man United announce the signing of 35-year-old goalkeeper Lee Grant from Stoke

The veteran stopper is expected to be third choice behind David De Gea and Sergio Romero at Old Trafford.

From The42 Bundesliga star Forsberg on target as Sweden book World Cup quarter-final spot Knockout Stages This post contains videos

Bundesliga star Forsberg on target as Sweden book World Cup quarter-final spot

Emil Forsberg’s deflected strike was enough to seal Sweden’s passage into the last eight on Tuesday.

From The42 Denmark striker Jorgensen receives death threats after World Cup penalty miss Targeted

Denmark striker Jorgensen receives death threats after World Cup penalty miss

‘We are reporting the matter to the police to put an end to this madness,’ said the Danish football federation.

From The42 Maradona offers to manage Argentina for free after World Cup 2018 flop Labour Of Love

Maradona offers to manage Argentina for free after World Cup 2018 flop

The Albiceleste suffered a second-round elimination in Russia with a thrilling 4-3 defeat to France.

From The42 Thiago Silva defends Neymar theatrics after Brazil victory Samba Boys

Thiago Silva defends Neymar theatrics after Brazil victory

Brazil meet Belgium in a blockbuster World Cup quarter-final on Friday and Thiago Silva is ready for a physical and technical challenge.

From The42 Courtois: 'My children live in Madrid...I'm going to do something to see them more' Hint Hint

Courtois: 'My children live in Madrid...I'm going to do something to see them more'

A decision on his future will have to wait, but the Belgium and Chelsea goalkeeper wants to spend more time with his family in the Spanish capital.

From The42 France will reach World Cup final after 'defining' Argentina win — Vieira Les Bleus

France will reach World Cup final after 'defining' Argentina win — Vieira

France great Patrick Vieira backed Didier Deschamps’ men to reach the World Cup final in Russia.

From The42 Southgate confident there'll be no repeat of Iceland shambles Moving On

Southgate confident there'll be no repeat of Iceland shambles

England take on Colombia at Spartak Stadium on Tuesday with a place in the World Cup quarter-finals at stake

Monday 2 July, 2018

From The42 De Gea: Spain are f***ed but we'll get up again Plain Speaking

De Gea: Spain are f***ed but we'll get up again

The Manchester United goalkeeper was uninhibited in his summation of the feeling within his national team’s camp

From The42 Experienced ex-Liverpool goalkeeper completes AC Milan move Transfer News

Experienced ex-Liverpool goalkeeper completes AC Milan move

Pepe Reina and Ivan Strinic.have linked up with the Serie A side.

From The42 Martin O'Neill brands Neymar ‘absolutely pathetic’ after frantic over-acting Ham It Up

Martin O'Neill brands Neymar ‘absolutely pathetic’ after frantic over-acting

‘I wouldn’t want to see him coming out of the doctors surgery after getting a flu injection’

From The42 Arsenal complete signing of Borussia Dortmund defender Papastathopoulos Latest Arrival

Arsenal complete signing of Borussia Dortmund defender Papastathopoulos

The Gunners will pay around €19 million for the 30-year-old Greek international.

From The42 Balotelli fails to report for Nice training on Patrick Vieira's first day in charge Why Always Me

Balotelli fails to report for Nice training on Patrick Vieira's first day in charge

“We expected him at training today,” said Vieira.

From The42 Salah's new deal 'speaks very loudly' of Liverpool's ambitions - Klopp Mo Money

Salah's new deal 'speaks very loudly' of Liverpool's ambitions - Klopp

Jurgen Klopp wants “world-class talent” to see they have a home at Anfield after Mohamed Salah signed a new contract.

From The42 England don't 'frighten' us - Colombia goalkeeper Ospina Bring It On

England don't 'frighten' us - Colombia goalkeeper Ospina

The goalkeeper knows his side come up against a strong Three Lions team in the World Cup last-16 but is confident of getting a good result.

From The42 Hierro attempts to shoulder blame for Spain's meek World Cup exit Caretaker

Hierro attempts to shoulder blame for Spain's meek World Cup exit

The 2010 champions gave up a 1-0 lead and crashed out against unfancied hosts Russia.

Sunday 1 July, 2018

From The42 Senegal complain to Fifa over fair play rule Crying Foul

Senegal complain to Fifa over fair play rule

‘Japan literally refused to play when it learned that Colombia had just scored a goal against Senegal… which is contrary to the principles governing football.’

From The42 Conor Dunne claims national elite road race title Cycling

Conor Dunne claims national elite road race title

Darnell Moore took second place and the U23 title in Sligo.

From The42 Iniesta announces international retirement following Spain's World Cup exit CALLING IT A DAY

Iniesta announces international retirement following Spain's World Cup exit

After more than 130 caps and three major titles, including the 2010 World Cup, the former Barcelona midfielder has hung up his boots

From The42 Russia stun Spain on penalties as hosts progress to World Cup quarter-finals Upset

Russia stun Spain on penalties as hosts progress to World Cup quarter-finals

The host nation have knocked out Spain on penalties to progress to the final eight.

From The42 Rooney: 'This could be England's year to win the World Cup' Optimisim

Rooney: 'This could be England's year to win the World Cup'

England’s all-time leading goalscorer believes Gareth Southgate’s side are capable of going all the way at Russia 2018.

From The42 Cech snubs move to Napoli to battle Leno for Arsenal's number one jersey Staying Put

Cech snubs move to Napoli to battle Leno for Arsenal's number one jersey

The veteran goalkeeper turned down the chance to move to Italy to remain at Arsenal.

From The42 'Without Messi we are just another team': Maradona laments Argentina's early exit Russia 2018

'Without Messi we are just another team': Maradona laments Argentina's early exit

The 1986 World Cup winner did not see anything that surprised him as his country made their exit from Russia 2018.

From The42 This sweet potato lasagne is ideal as a post-session recovery meal Nutrition

This sweet potato lasagne is ideal as a post-session recovery meal

Guaranteed to hit the spot.

From The42 #NewbridgeOrNowhere, Gabriel Jesus painting streets in Brazil and more tweets of the week Tweet Elite

#NewbridgeOrNowhere, Gabriel Jesus painting streets in Brazil and more tweets of the week

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

From The42 'It's easy for me': Kane finding England World Cup captaincy a breeze It's Coming Home

'It's easy for me': Kane finding England World Cup captaincy a breeze

The Tottenham striker has led from the front in Russia so far.

From The42 Diego Maradona's blatant disregard for the rules and more of this week's best sportswriting Good Reads

Diego Maradona's blatant disregard for the rules and more of this week's best sportswriting

Plus, why Woj was the real star of the 2018 NBA Draft.

Saturday 30 June, 2018

From The42 Mascherano announces international retirement following Argentina's World Cup exit Retirement

Mascherano announces international retirement following Argentina's World Cup exit

The versatile 34-year-old has called time on his career with the Aliceleste.

From The42 Facing an uncertain future, Lionel Messi avoids media after Argentina crash out of World Cup Disappointment

Facing an uncertain future, Lionel Messi avoids media after Argentina crash out of World Cup

After suffering yet more international disappointment, Argentina captain Lionel Messi did not speak to the media.

From The42 Wilder says he'll now accept nothing but '50-50 straight across' if Joshua fight comes around again Missed Chance

Wilder says he'll now accept nothing but '50-50 straight across' if Joshua fight comes around again

Anthony Joshua was not interested in agreeing to a bout on any terms, according to WBC champion Deontay Wilder.

From The42 Maradona returns to health to watch France v Argentina Rollover

Maradona returns to health to watch France v Argentina

He’s back in the saddle.

From The42 Iniesta plays like he is wearing a suit - Maradona El Diego

Iniesta plays like he is wearing a suit - Maradona

Andres Iniesta’s performances at the World Cup have caught the eye of Diego Maradona, who also says Sergio Ramos is “not a star player.”

From The42 'I didn't play in the last few months at Liverpool' - Mignolet hints at summer exit Simon Says

'I didn't play in the last few months at Liverpool' - Mignolet hints at summer exit

The Belgium international has suggested that he may have to leave Anfield in order to find regular football.

From The42 MLS player Martin celebrates 'openly gay' identity on Minnesota United Pride night Pride

MLS player Martin celebrates 'openly gay' identity on Minnesota United Pride night

The ex-DC United player will become the only active openly gay athlete in the United States’ top five sports leagues after Robbie Rogers’ retirement.

From The42 'England have clear path to World Cup semi-finals' It's Coming Home

'England have clear path to World Cup semi-finals'

“If we don’t get to the last four I’d be shocked,” says Paul Merson. What could possibly go wrong?

From The42 They were preoccupied with themselves – Matthaus blasts Germany's Bayern players DER MANNSCHAFT

They were preoccupied with themselves – Matthaus blasts Germany's Bayern players

Germany’s players fro mthe Bundesliga champions were criticised by the 1990 World Cup star.