- Sun Jun 24 11:49 PM
Uruguay coach Oscar
Tabarez knows his side have yet to hit top gear at the World Cup but warned anyone who is thinking of writing them off to remember their run to the Copa America title in 2011.
- Sun Jun 24 12:16 PM
The former Selecao star has been impressed by Coutinho, who scored the first goal late on against Costa Rica on Friday, and feels boss Tite has worked out how to get the best out of the Barcelona midfielder.
- Sun Jun 24 10:24 AM
Clubs across the continent are busy conducting deals in preparation for next season as the World Cup rages on. Liverpool have made a sensational £158million move for Marco Asensio.
- Sat Jun 23 10:32 PM
CHIEF SPORTS WRITER IN NIZHNY NOVGOROD: Loftus-Cheek is an easy man to like, cool and amiable and hard to fluster. He carries a maturity that is beyond his years. Always has.
- Sat Jun 23 10:30 PM
Neymar has been branded a diver by Costa Rica and Sunderland defender Bryan Oviedo
, after the Brazilian superstar escaped without punishment for simulation.
- Sat Jun 23 5:08 PM
Midway through the second half, Switzerland defenders Stephan Lichtsteiner and Fabian Schar both grabbed hold of Mitrovic, dragging him to the ground in the penalty area.
- Sat Jun 23 4:27 PM
Brazil left it late against Costa Rica on Friday with Philippe Coutinho and Neymar bagging the two goals in stoppage time for the five-time winners, and are now in prime position to top group E.
- Sat Jun 23 3:37 PM
Chelsea may utilise Borussia Dortmund's interest in Alvaro Morata to aid their pursuit of Christian Pulisic. The Stamford Bridge club want to sign the £60million-rated Dortmund winger.
- Sat Jun 23 3:05 PM
and Romelu Lukaku
were the stars of the show as Belgium dominated Group G opponents Tunisia at the Spartak Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
- Sat Jun 23 3:01 PM
NICK CALLOW AT THE SPARTAK STADIUM: Belgium manager Roberto Martinez has made Eden Hazard
captain in a bid to get the best out of his brilliant No 10.
- Sat Jun 23 1:55 PM
Chelsea have 'struck a gentleman's agreement' with Maurizio Sarri for him to become their new manager, according to newspaper reports in Italy.
- Sat Jun 23 11:01 AM
Belgium will aim to book their place in the last-16 of the World Cup when they take on Tunisia at the Spartak Arena in Moscow. Join ADAM SHERGOLD for live coverage of the Group G fixture.
- Fri Jun 22 11:36 PM
Brazil's journey back to Sochi has begun following their smash-and-grab win over Costa Rica at the World Cup on Friday. Chelsea midfielder Willian posted a picture with his team-mate Fernandinho.
- Fri Jun 22 7:36 PM
he controversial striker looked to have finally met his as he was given a telling off by captain Sergio Ramos as Fernando Hierro's men geared up for their clash with Morocco on Monday night.
- Fri Jun 22 6:27 PM
Costa Rica were eliminated from the World Cup after just two games with a 2-0 loss to Brazil on Friday and coach Oscar
Ramirez said there was little more his team could have done.
- Fri Jun 22 4:32 PM
Coach Bert van Marwijk snubbed the country's most prolific goal-scorer Tim Cahill for the opening Group C matches against France and Denmark despite the team's struggles in front of goal.
- Fri Jun 22 3:01 PM
MARTIN SAMUEL AT ST PETERSBURG STADIUM: Brazil beat Costa Rica 2-0 thanks to a late Philippe Coutinho strike, but the game was overshadowed by yet another VAR decision at this World Cup.
- Fri Jun 22 2:31 PM
Ruben Loftus-Cheek, who enjoyed a loan spell at Crystal Palace last season from Chelsea, is expected to replace the injured Dele Alli in England's starting line-up on Sunday against Panama.
- Fri Jun 22 1:07 PM
made his mark with a hat-trick against Spain, including a dramatic late free-kick to level the tie at 3-3, before scoring again against Morocco in Portugal's second match.
- Fri Jun 22 12:22 PM
Star man Neymar filmed the jubilant scenes on the team bus with the likes of Marcelo, Willian and Taison dancing and clapping to some samba music as they traveled to the Costa Rica game.
- Fri Jun 22 11:07 AM
Five-time World Cup winners Brazil will aim to achieve their first victory of the 2018 tournament when they play Costa Rica in Saint Petersburg. Join ADAM SHERGOLD for live coverage of the match.
- Fri Jun 22 7:54 AM
Borussia Dortmund are monitoring the situation with unsettled Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata ahead of plotting a summer move. The unsettled Spaniard is said to be weighing up options.
- Fri Jun 22 12:16 AM
Serbia are prepared for a 'hellish' game against Switzerland, said Nemanja Matic as his side geared up for the group stage game by training inside of an empty Kaliningrad Stadium on Thursday.
- Thu Jun 21 11:18 PM
Costa Rica go into the match bottom of Group E after losing their first game 1-0 against Serbia, while Brazil drew 1-1 with Switzerland in their opening match.
- Thu Jun 21 10:36 PM
Danilo, who was promoted to a starting role after Dani Alves pulled out of the squad with an injury in May, tweaked his right thigh during training, Brazil team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar said.
- Thu Jun 21 10:30 PM
CHRIS SUTTON - THE BOOT ROOM: Sportsmail's verdict ahead of an another action-packed day of World Cup football in Russia as Brazil take on Costa Rica in St Petersburg.
- Thu Jun 21 6:53 PM
Alvaro Morata is doing his best to wash away the pain of World Cup rejection by taking a plunge in the clear blue waters of Sardinia along with his heavily pregnant wife Alice Campello.
- Thu Jun 21 12:50 PM
A relatively obscure regulation negotiated by the PFA means that players released at the end of their contracts are due an additional month's pay if still out of employment.
- Thu Jun 21 12:22 PM
Belgium captain Eden Hazard
has played talk of a rift with team-mate Romelu Lukaku
after accusing the striker of going missing during his side's victory over Panama on Monday night.
- Thu Jun 21 12:17 PM
PETE JENSON: ‘Stop asking stupid questions’ Diego Costa told an Iranian journalist last night when he was asked about his ‘provocative’ behaviour in Spain’s win over Iran.