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Mbappe double for France ends Argentina’s cup

FRANCE 4 (Griezmann 13′ pen, Pavard 57′, Kylian Mbappe 64′, 68′) ARGENTINA 3 (Di Maria 41′, Mercado 48′, Aguero 90 +2) By Emma McColl #FRA #FRA #FRA We have our first quarter-finalists! #FRAARG — FIFA World Cup 🏆 (@FIFAWorldCup) June 30, 2018 The 19-year-old France forward Kylian Mbappe led France to a thrilling 4-3 […]

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Rojo the hero as Argentina secures spot in last 16

Nigeria 1 (Moses pen 51’) Argentina 2 (Messi 14’, Rojo 86′) By Jakob Gisik A late Marcos Rojo goal has given Argentina a 2-1 win over Nigeria and lifted them into the last 16 of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The South Americans appeared to be heading towards an embarrassing exit from the tournament, with […]

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Argentina face elimination after Croatian catastrophe

Argentina 0 Croatia 3 (Rebic 53’, Modric 80′, Rakitic 90+1’) By Jakob Gisik Argentina is on the brink of elimination from the 2018 FIFA World Cup after being thumped by Croatia 3-0 at the Nizhny Novgorod stadium. La Albiceleste must now beat Nigeria in their final group D match, and hope other results go their […]

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Iceland hold Argentina to a historic draw as Messi has night to forget

Argentina 1 (Aguero 19’) Iceland 1 (Finnbogason 23’) By Daniel Heinrich It took just 23 minutes for #ISL to score their first #WorldCup goal 😎 — FIFA World Cup 🏆 (@FIFAWorldCup) June 16, 2018 Iceland have held tournament heavyweights Argentina to a 1-1 draw in the country’s first ever World Cup match. Alfred Finnbogason’s […]

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Argentina, Messi trying to throw the ‘nearly’ tag

By Michael Djordjieski ¡Feliz cumple, Leo! Gracias por la felicidad que nos das a todos los argentinos 🇦🇷 con tu magia ⚽ A post shared by Selección Argentina (@afaseleccion) on Jun 24, 2017 at 7:20am PDT Why they can win Four years ago in Brazil, Argentina were so close to lifting their first World Cup […]

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By Jakob Gisik Team: Argentina Nickname: La Albiceleste (The White and Sky-blue) World Cup Appearances: 17 (Champions in 1978 and 1986) FIFA World Ranking: 5 Coach: Jorge Sampaoli Captain: Lionel Messi Player to Watch:  Lionel Messi All eyes will be on Argentina’s superstar captain Lionel Messi. Considered by many to be the best player in the world, Messi […]

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Getting Real About Illicit Drug Use at EDM Festivals

The electronic dance music (EDM) business, propelled by large scale music festivals, has grown to an estimated worth of $4.5 billion, […]

World XI – Jakob Gisik

Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris (France) Lloris edges out Golden Glove winner Thibaut Courtois as the starting goalkeeper. The French captain wasn’t […]

World XI – Vincent Smith-Koppie

Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois (Belgium) Thibaut Courtois finished the World Cup with a tournament-high 27 saves including some special efforts in […]

World XI – Ben James

Goalkeeper – Kasper Schmeichel (Denmark) The main reason behind Denmark’s group stage survival, Kasper more than lived up to his […]

World XI – Michael Djordjieski

Goalkeeper – Jordan Pickford (England) The 24-year-old Everton shot stopper was immense for England throughout the tournament. Pickford arguably produced […]

World XI – Josh Knox

Goalkeeper – Guillermo Ochoa (Mexico) Ochoa only featured in the four matches but made a whopping 25 saves in the […]

World XI – Dominic Unwin

Goalkeeper – Jordan Pickford Gareth Southgate’s decision to leave veteran Joe Hart out of England’s squad paid off after Pickford […]