French Open semi-finals – which duo will reach Sunday’s final? Sunday’s men’s final will have intriguing subplots whatever the identity of the two competitors. With Rafael Nadal looking for his first Grand Slam title since the 2014 edition, the Spaniard can claim his 10th Roland Garros title. If not, Andy Murray or Dominic Thiem can claim their fir.. JUNE 08, 2017
Sweden v France – an important clash in Group A France, with their young and supremely talented squad, will surely expect to be among the leading contenders at the World Cup a year from now. Qualification to this point has been relatively straightforward and Les Bleus top Group A with 13 points from five games. Their only dropped points came in t.. JUNE 08, 2017
Netherlands v Luxembourg – can Dick Advocaat save the Dutch’s World Cup dream? Dick Advocaat has just five matches in which to save his Netherlands team from the ignominy of missing out on a second successive major tournament. After the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, where Louis van Gaal’s pragmatic 5-3-2 formation took Oranje to third-place, it was known that the country wer.. JUNE 08, 2017
Italy v Uruguay – a friendly between two countries still unsure of World Cup qualification The last time these two countries met, at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, a late goal from Diego Godin gave the South Americans a 1-0 win to knock out the Azzurri. That match-up became infamous due to Luis Suarez sinking his teeth into the left shoulder of Giorgio Chiellini. The then Liverpool striker.. JUNE 06, 2017
Spain v Colombia – two countries already preparing for Russia 2018 These countries head into Wednesday’s meeting looking ahead to next summer when they will be expecting to challenge current holders Germany for the World Cup in Russia. As it stands, both will make it into the group stages, with Spain – who are level with Italy on 13 points in their qual.. JUNE 06, 2017
Denmark v Germany – Denmark host the world champions ahead of crucial qualifier Denmark will treat this end-of-season international friendly of upmost importance when they welcome Germany to the Brøndby Stadium on Tuesday night. Both countries have matches of much greater importance on the horizon; the Danes travel to Kazakhstan on Saturday in what could prove to be a pi.. JUNE 06, 2017
2017 NBA Finals Game 3 – Cleveland Cavaliers (0) v Golden State Warriors (2) The third meeting between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors takes place early on Thursday morning (3am CET) as the visitors look to extend their 2-0 advantage in the 2017 NBA Finals. The occasion is, of course, in a best of seven format and another win for the Warriors would put .. JUNE 06, 2017
Belgium v Czech Republic – both teams look to find form ahead of key World Cup qualifiers Both Belgium and Czech Republic will use this international friendly to get back into the swing of things following the end of the club season in the past few weeks. More important competitive fixtures lie ahead as they seek a place at the Russian World Cup next summer. The match is taking place in.. JUNE 05, 2017
Mexico U20 v England U20 – the young Three Lions aim to reach the semi-finals Given the frustrating performances and drastic underachievement at recent tournaments form the senior England team – which culminated in a 2-1 loss to Iceland last summer – the Under-20 side are just a win away from reaching the last four of the 2017 World Cup which is being hosted in So.. JUNE 05, 2017
Italy U20 v Zambia U20 – which country will advance to the semis? Zambia have so far been one of the standout countries at this summer’s Under 20 FIFA World Cup in South Korea and they can become the third to reach the semi-finals when they face Italy at 10am (CET) this morning. After topping Group C by getting six points out of a possible nine, the Africans.. JUNE 05, 2017