Are people actually that impressed with Messi or do they just hate Ronaldo? The GOAT rivalry has us questioning whether the reverence is genuine.
CEUTA, Spain (AP) — The World Cup knockout game between Spain and Morocco will bring millions of fans on both sides of the Strait of Gibraltar together around screens in bars and living rooms to see which country will keep alive its dream of soccer glory. Nowhere will loyalties likely be more blurred than in Spain’s tiny North African territory of Ceuta where identities, both national and religious, often mix in unpredictable ways that confound the easy categories of sports fandom. Sulaika Hosai
In football, there's wasting time and there's Kylian time. The France striker eclipsed his teammate's historic day with scintillating efforts. Enjoy for the momentOlivier Giroud became France’s record goalscorer during the 3-1 demolition of Poland. Just before half-time, he notched up his 52nd goal for his country on his 117th appearance. It was a cultured finish to pass Thierry Henry's mark of 51 and was set up by Kylian Mbappé – the man most likely to outdo his feats for France. And that could
Poland right-back Matty Cash has discussed the torrid afternoon he had up against his "toughest opponent" Kylian Mbappe in France's 3-1 victory.