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Tunisia triumph 2-1 to deny Panama fairytale

Tunisia 2 (Youssef 51’, Khazri 66’) Panama 1 (Meriah 33’ og) By Natasha Prior Tunisia has scored its first World Cup in 40 years after coming from behind to beat Panama 2-1 in Saransk. Both sides were winless coming into this final group match and Panama looked set to claim its maiden World Cup win […]

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Hazard and Lukaku braces in Belgium’s 5-2 thumping of Tunisia

Belgium 5 (Hazard 6′ pen, 51′, Lukaku 16′, 45+3, Batshuayi 90′) Tunisia 2 (Bonn 18′, Khazri 90+3′) By Ben James Belgium all but sealed qualification to the next round with a 5-2 win over Tunisia in Moscow. Eden Hazard and Romelu Lukaku both scored twice, as Lukaku joined Cristiano Ronaldo on four goals in the […]

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Captain Kane at the double as England seal late win

Tunisia 1 (Sassi 35′(pen)) England 2 (Kane 11′, 90+1) By Ben James England captain Harry Kane scored twice on his World Cup debut as England defeated Tunisia 2-1 in their Group G encounter in Volgograd. A dramatic victory for @England! #TUNENG pic.twitter.com/Ezjc1ZsMkw — FIFA World Cup 🏆 (@FIFAWorldCup) June 18, 2018 The Three Lions’ youngest-ever […]

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By Natasha Prior Nickname: نسور قرطاج (‘Eagles of Carthage’) World Cup appearances: 4 Coach: Nabil Maâloul Maâloul replaced Henryk Kasperczak as head coach of Tunisia’s national team, with the Tunisian Football Federation appointing him in April 2017. This will be Maâloul third stint with the national team, serving as both a player in 1985 (earning […]

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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 […]