Loew relishes Mexico test at Confederations Cup

Sochi, June 26 Germany's Joachim Loew said he is looking forward to facing Mexico on Thursday in the Confederations Cup semi-finals after the world champions pipped Chile to top spot in Group B.The...

Jun 26, 2017 9:46 AM | Newsscroll

Loew set to add to Germany's strong semis record

Sochi, June 24 Joachim Loew can maintain his proud decade-long record of steering Germany to the semi-finals at major tournaments with a draw against Cameroon tomorrow enough to reach the last four...

Jun 24, 2017 6:20 PM | Newsscroll

Portugal, Mexico, Russia tussle for semi-final berths

Sochi, June 23 Portugal are set to rest Cristiano Ronaldo for tomorrow's clash against New Zealand as the Euro 2016 winners look to confirm their passage into next week's Confederations Cup...

Jun 23, 2017 6:31 PM | Newsscroll

Sanchez becomes Chile's all-time leading scorer

Kazan [Russia], June 23 : Star forward Alexis Sanchez on Thursday became Chile's all-time leading scorer during his side's 1-1 draw against Germany at the Confederations Cup. The Arsenal...

Jun 22, 2017 8:50 AM | Newsscroll

Hermitage cat fur-casts winners in Confederations Cup

Saint Petersburg, Jun 22 A white cat named Achilles who normally keeps down mice at Saint Petersburg's famed Hermitage museum has begun work as the official forecaster for the Confederations Cup...

Jun 22, 2017 8:25 PM | Newsscroll

Problems? What problems? Ronaldo on target in Portugal win

Moscow, Jun 22 Cristiano Ronaldo brushed aside his off-field problems by scoring the winner as Portugal edged out hosts Russia 1-0 at the Confederations Cup on Wednesday, before Oribe Peralta gave...

Jun 22, 2017 9:59 AM | Newsscroll

Heavyweights Germany, Chile clash at Confed Cup

Sochi, June 21 Germany and Chile clash for control of Group B at the Confederations Cup tomorrow with die Mannschaft's head coach Joachim Loew talking up the south American champions."They have...

Jun 21, 2017 8:26 PM | Newsscroll

Germany's rising stars relishing chance to shine

Sochi (Russia), Jun 21 With their World Cup winners absent in Russia, Germany's rising stars are relishing their chance to shine at the Confederations Cup.None of the side that won the 2014 World...

Jun 21, 2017 9:31 AM | Newsscroll

Hosts Russia tackle embattled Ronaldo's Portugal

Moscow, Jun 20 Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal take on Confederation Cup hosts and Group A leaders Russia tomorrow with the tax storm scandal clouding Ronaldo's Real Madrid future.Having opened their...

Jun 20, 2017 7:36 PM | Newsscroll

Tale of the tape as video ref stars at Confederations Cup

Moscow, June 18 The video assistant referees were called upon for several key decisions at the Confederations Cup in Russia, as Portugal were held 2-2 by Mexico and Chile beat Cameroon 2-0.The first...

Jun 19, 2017 3:55 PM | Newsscroll