Koke, right, and Isco, left, represent the future of Spain's midfield. As Spain struggled to make a breakthrough against a robust, if limited, Ukraine side in Seville last week, they were in need of inspiration and a spot of magic. Without the likes of Xabi Alonso and Xavi Hernandez, and with Andres Iniesta's influence waning, a lot was expected from
Barcelona forward Neymar has said he has no current plans to follow Alexis Sanchez to the Premier League. Neymar, 23, signed for Barcelona from Santos in 2013
FAWAD Ahmed hasn’t played a Test for Australia yet but the Pakistan-born spinner needs no introduction to the history of the baggy green cap.
Andrej Meszaros scored two goals for the second straight game, and the Buffalo Sabres ended a five-game losing streak by beating the Arizona Coyotes 4-1 on Monday night in a matchup between the NHL's worst two teams.
BRAD Haddin has responded to the furore around his comments that New Zealand “deserved” to be sledged, saying he should have “stayed off the radio”.
IN a typically understated manner, Daniel Vettori has revealed that Sunday’s World Cup final was his final game for New Zealand.
MITCHELL Starc has been rated by the game’s governing body as the best one-day bowler in the world, while Glenn Maxwell is in the top 10 batsmen.
Tampa Bay goalie Ben Bishop had two assists, Vladislav Namestnikov scored two goals, and the Lightning clinched an Eastern Conference playoff berth with a 5-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Monday night.
Boston Red Sox closer Koji Uehara threw 30 pitches in a bullpen session Monday, and the news is not good.