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Ronaldo strikes as Portugal down Russia at Confederations Cup

Mexico lost Carlos Salcedo on 33 minutes when the defender was stretchered off with a shoulder injury after coming second-best in a tussle with Wood. Krasnodar striker Fedor Smolov maintains Russian Federation must not let themselves get fixated on how to nullify Ronaldo as they look to deliver the required performance in front of their own demanding fans at the home of Spartak Moscow .



Referees can stop games over discrimination at Confederation Cup

The nine referees on Federation Internationale de Football Association duty in Russia includes Damir Skomina, the Slovenian who handled the Champions League final, and Mark Geiger of the United States, who worked at the 2014 World Cup. On the other hand, New Zealand head coach Anthony Hudson is not anxious about their status as the underdogs heading into the opening match against Russian Federation.



Manchester Utd manager Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3mn tax fraud

They said Mourinho had already settled a previous claim relating to his Spanish taxes after a 2014 inquiry, which resulted in a penalty of 1.15 million euros ($F2.65m). The Portuguese failed to declare his income when he submitted his tax returns in the relevant years "with the intention of deriving unlawful benefit", the prosecutor alleges.


Desert ice: NHL awards, expansion draft colliding in Vegas

Desert ice: NHL awards, expansion draft colliding in Vegas

With the Ottawa Senators not protecting Marc Methot from Wednesday's expansion draft, Karlsson said he is preparing for the likelihood that he will lose his longtime linemate to the Vegas Golden Knights. "I feel like we have created a great team initially, and we can grow from here", Foley said. Perron has registered 159 goals, 219 assists (378 points) in 652 games during his career.


Bayern Munich warn clubs against approach Robert Lewandowski

Bayern Munich warn clubs against approach Robert Lewandowski

Lewandowski, 28 , racked up his second successive 30-goal campaign at Bayern , taking his tally to 77 goals in 96 league appearances for the Bundesliga champions. Manchester United has already completed some business this summer by signing Victor Lindelof from Benfica, while Chelsea is yet to make a signing.