Valencia too strong for Celtic to close on Europa League last 16

2019-02-15 07:29

Valencia closed in on the last 16 of the Europa League by inflicting just Celtic's second home defeat of the season with a win in Glasgow.

Russian World Cup hero in doping probe

2018-09-12 16:48

Spain's anti-doping agency says it has opened an investigation into Valencia's Russian striker Denis Cheryshev, one of the revelations of the 2018 World Cup.

OPINION: Russia 2018 the World Cup of upsets

2018-07-02 13:42

Russia 2018 will go down in history as one of, if not the, greatest Soccer World Cup in modern history with the tournament filled with high drama and major upsets.

Russia hope for World Cup miracle

2018-07-01 11:19

Russia are hoping for a World Cup miracle as the host nation take on 2010 winners Spain for a place in the quarter-finals.

Cheryshev becomes Russia's World Cup star

2018-06-20 08:50

Denis Cheryshev had been the odd man out in Russia's team. Now he's the breakout star, tied with Cristiano Ronaldo as the World Cup's top scorer.

Russia sours Salah's return as hosts run riot

2018-06-19 21:52

Russia withstood a late surge to defeat Egypt and record their second consecutive win as they took a commanding position in Group A.

Cheryshev: World Cup starring role 'beyond my dreams'

2018-06-14 21:46

Russia winger Denis Cheryshev said he "could never have dreamed" of his two-goal performance for the hosts in the opening match of the World Cup.

Court dismisses Real Madrid Copa ban appeal

2015-12-28 17:31

Spain's top sports court has dismissed Real Madrid's appeal against disqualification from the Copa del Rey.


Russia's Cheryshev cleared of doping

2018-09-13 19:45

Spain's anti-doping agency said it has closed its probe into Valencia's Russian striker Denis Cheryshev after it found no evidence he used a banned substance.

Russia to keep World Cup dream alive against Croatia

2018-07-06 13:32

Russia will try to keep their unlikely dream alive on Saturday when the host nation face Croatia in their first World Cup quarter-final since 1970.

Iniesta, Cheryshev omitted as Spain take on Russia

2018-07-01 15:39

Spain midfielder Andres Iniesta drops to the bench for Sunday's last 16 clash against host nation Russia in Moscow with Koke replacing him as one of three changes for the 2010 champions.

WATCH: Russian fans celebrate team as heroes

2018-06-20 09:12

Russia's World Cup soccer team have transformed from a near-laughing stock to heroes of the motherland in less than a week after two consecutive wins.

Russia want more after closing in on last 16

2018-06-20 07:04

Russia coach Stanislav Cherchesov hopes the best is yet to come for the SWC hosts after they virtually sealed their place in the last 16 by easing past Egypt.

Russia prove doubters wrong - for now

2018-06-15 07:10

Russia showed ruthless finishing in thumping Saudi Arabia in the tournament's opening match before an anxious crowd of nearly 80 000.

Hosts Russia thrash Saudi Arabia in SWC opener

2018-06-14 18:57

Hosts Russia got their 2018 Soccer World Cup campaign off to the perfect start with a win over Group A opponents Saudi Arabia.

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