With the World Cup flying in the face of predictions that it would be a doom and gloom affair, Russian President Vladimir Putin just couldn’t resist trolling everyone – well, it is what he does.. S.China Morning Post
Liverpool could miss out on the signing of an Ajax star if Morocco international teammate Medhi Benatia has any say on the matter.
The post Liverpool target advised to ignore €35m Klopp advances.. Team Talk
Portugal edged out resilient Morocco thanks to another goal by Cristiano Ronaldo who scored a winner in a 1-0 triumph to take his tally to four World Cup goals. His winning header from the.. SoccerNews.com
Morocco coach Herve Renard opted for a back four, with Manuel Da Costa and Nabil Dirar coming into the side, to provide added protection against the "absolutely exceptional" Ronaldo after his.. Firstpost
Ronaldo ran less than any other Portugal's outfield starters, but he not only offered himself up as a passing outlet on the left flank to release pressure, but burst into tireless runs at every.. Firstpost
Cristiano Ronaldo walked out for the warm-up at the sun-splashed Luzhniki Stadium with diamonds affixed to each ear lobe and a new goatee sprouting from his chin – like a goat, get it? Greatest of.. S.China Morning Post
European champions Portugal were let off the hook by Morocco's wasteful finishing and another Cristiano Ronaldo moment as they notched up a fortuitous victory in the World Cup on Wednesday. Yet, the.. Rediff.com
Lurking in the background of a Saudi-Moroccan spat over World Cup hosting rights and the Gulf crisis is a more fundamental competition for the mantle of spearheading promotion of a moderate.. Eurasia Review
Iran lost to powerhouse Spain 1-0 in Group B on Wednesday in 2018 World Cup play.
The Iranian team has not qualified for the competition’s next stage so far and a draw against Spain would have.. Eurasia Review
VOLGOGRAD (RUSSIA) - Lionel Messi is under increased pressure to redeem himself when Argentina face Croatia in Thursday's pivotal match after eternal rival Cristiano Ronaldo scored his fourth goal of.. Bangkok Post
Nordin Amrabat has claimed referee Mark Geiger asked for Portugal defender Pepe’s shirt following Morocco’s elimination from the tournament. Cristiano Ronaldo scored the only goal as Portugal won.. SoccerNews.com