Nations League: 10 things to look out for in the international matches | Football

1) Montenegro and Serbia make history Twelve years after Montenegro achieved independence and 11 years after they were formally recognised by Fifa, they meet Serbia for the first time. The match is, according to goalkeeper Danijel Petkovic, the biggest in the nation’s history. After two games the teams are level on points at the top …

Denmark v Wales: Nations League – live! | Football

11.29am EDT11:29 Denmark reached the last 16 of the World Cup, where they were beaten on penalties by Croatia. It’s an odd thing to say about a team who only reached the second round, but they will probably never have a better chance to reach a World Cup final. 10.56am EDT10:56 The teams Denmark (4-3-3) …

America’s hottest export? Sperm | Science

Ella Rasmussen’s doctors started to prod her about children when she turned 30. She was single, suffered from endometriosis, and contemplated a hysterectomy. After several years, the nudges took hold. Because she wasn’t a good candidate to freeze only her eggs, she was advised to undergo IVF and freeze fertilized embryos. In 2016 Rasmussen, then …

Actor Brigitte Nielsen defends having baby at 54, saying: ‘It’s my life’ | Life and style

The model and actor Brigitte Nielsen has said she understands why people think she is too old to have a baby at 54, but highlighted that older fathers never receive the same criticism. Her daughter Frida – her fifth child, and her first with 39-year-old husband Mattia Dessi was born in June. Nielsen, now 55, …

‘Artificial ovary’ could help women conceive after chemotherapy | Science

Doctors have made an “artificial ovary” from human tissue and eggs in a bid to help women have children after cancer treatment and other therapies that can damage female fertility. The team in Copenhagen showed that a lab-made ovary could keep human eggs alive for weeks at a time, raising hopes that the approach could …

World Cup 2018: Croatia v Denmark – live! | Football

4.05pm EDT16:05 Et 97 min: Delaney is replaced by Krohn-Dehli. After a difficult first half Delaney has been excellent. 4.04pm EDT16:04 Et 94 min: Eriksen is sent scuttling down the inside right channel. He clips the ball in towards Nicolai Jorgensen but it bounces and skips away to Knudsen on the far post. he skips …

World Cup 2018: Messi, Ronaldo out and Spain v Russia buildup – live! | Football

As a 9 year old in Dublin, wearing my O’Neills Brazil kit, captivated by Socrates and Eder screamers v Russia. I was hooked, scrapbook meticulously updated before my dad read the paper. Tears when Rossi killed the dream. So many highlights, Armstrong, Boniek, Maradona red card, Algeria cheated, France cheated, Tardelli celebration. I’m watching my …

World Cup 2018: Denmark 0-0 France – live! | Football

11.52am EDT11:52 90+3 min: It’s all over. For the first time in 38 games at this World Cup, we’ve had a goalless draw and – coincidentally, it came in a game where a goalless draw suited both teams. France top Group C, Denmark finish second. Peru and Australia face long journeys home. 11.51am EDT11:51 90+2 …

World Cup 2018: Denmark v Australia – live! | Football

8.53am EDT08:53 To the emails then, with VAR unsurprisingly to the fore. To recap, Mooy’s corner from the right swung outwards towards the head of the leaping Leckie, who timed his jump perfectly. His marker, Poulsen, was a fraction late on his bound, and as a consequence his arms were all over the place, meaning …

World Cup 2018 day eight: buildup as Australia prepare to face Denmark – live! | Football

2.19am EDT02:19 And of course, Argentina are also in action, against Croatia later today. Here’s (possible Smiths fan) Barney Ronay with a nod to Frankly Mr. Shankly and, armed with some interesting and, perhaps, surprising statistics, a look at Lionel Messi: 2.12am EDT02:12 In the hope that a croissant and a slice of a tres …