Free Press Journal
  • Asia Cup gives us chance to get combination right before WC: Rohit

    “In a way, you can say that. Every team wants to go to the World Cup in a good frame of mind. But we shouldn’t be looking too far ahead. Obviously the Asia Cup gives every team an opportunity to get the combination right before the World Cup”

  • Nico Schulz scores on debut to grab Germany win over Peru

    Sinsheim, Germany : Nico Schulz enjoyed a dream international debut on Sunday, as the Hoffenheim defender scored a late winner in front of his home crowd to give Germany a hard-fought 2-1 friendly win over Peru in Sinsheim.

  • No regrets over leaving Spain team to join Real: Lopetegui

    Madrid : Real Madrid coach Julen Lopetegui has defended his decision to sign for Real Madrid shortly after extending his contract to lead the Spanish national team to the 2020 European Championship.

  • I will put my money on England: Steyn

    Mumbai : South African pace great Dale Steyn on Thursday said the Virat Kohli-led India is “capable of anything” but still backed England to prevail in the upcoming Test series owing to the home team’s more “skilled” bowling attack.

  • India in pursuit of first win

    Confident Rani-led side take on Ireland in a crucial Hockey World Cup match.

  • We need to find good balance before WC: Kohli

    Leeds : India will have to find the right balance in the ODI side and get their “act together” before the World Cup next year, said skipper Virat Kohli after his team’s 1-2 loss in the three-match series.

  • Argentina parts ways with coach Jorge Sampaoli after FIFA World Cup disaster

    Buenos Aires: Argentina have parted company with coach Jorge Sampaoli following their poor World Cup campaign, the federation announced on Sunday. “Today the Argentine football federation and Jorge Sampaoli agreed by mutual consent to bring to an end his position as head of the national team,” the AFA said in a statement.

  • Hazard and Belgium too good for England

    Saint Petersburg  : Belgium achieved their best World Cup finish as goals from Thomas Meunier and Eden Hazard secured a 2-0 victory over England in today’s third-place playoff in Saint Petersburg.

  • Croatia optimistic it can make history 

    Zagreb  : Croatia feverishly prepared Saturday for its first ever World Cup final as the small Balkan nation swells with pride at its team’s performance – and firmly believes they can win against France.

  • FIFA World Cup 2018: Top 6 goals unforgettable goals of this year’s World Cup

    With just two games remaining at FIFA World Cup 2018, it’s been an unbelievable season where most popular teams like Germany, Portugal, and Brazil got out in the early stages and an underdog/dark horse like Croatia got through to finals. It’s been unforgettable journey. While football fans around the world are waiting for next world champions, football enthusiasts all over the world are now divided into over who’s going to win —

  • redemption TIME

    Dejected England, Belgium aim to leave on a high

  • France focus on glory

    Moscow : France fine-tuned their preparations for the World Cup final against Croatia on Friday, desperate to overcome the bitter disappointment of losing the Euro 2016 final as FIFA declared Russia 2018 the best-ever tournament.

  • FIFA says VAR used 440 times

    “The word is progress, it is better than the past, VAR is not changing football, VAR is cleaning football, making football more honest and more transparent, helping referees take good decisions”.