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 …

Scotland v Albania, Portugal v Italy and more: Nations League – live! | Football

Scotland: A McGregor, Souttar, Mulgrew, Tierney, O’Donnell, McGinn, McDonald, C McGregor, Robertson, Russell, Naismith Albania: Strakosha, Binaku, Hysaj, Veseli, Xhimshiti, Memshaj, Ndoj, Lilaj, T Xhaka, Balaj, Gavazaj Portugal: Rui Patricio, Cancelo, Pepe, Dias, Rui, William, Neves, Pizzi, Bruma, A Silva, B Silva Italy: Donnarumma, Lazzari, Caldara, Romagnoli, Criscito, Cristante, Jorginho, Bonaventura, Zaza, Immobile, Chiesa Source …

World Cup 2018: Uruguay v Portugal – live! | Football

Uruguay: Muslera, Caceres, Gimenez, Godin, Laxalt, Nandez, Torreira, Vecino, Bentancur, Suarez, Cavani.Subs: Campana, Varela, Sanchez, Rodriguez, De Arrascaeta, Stuani, Gaston Silva, Maxi Pereira, Gomez, Coates, Urreta, Martin Silva. Portugal: Rui Patricio, Ricardo Pereira, Pepe, Fonte, Guerreiro, Bernardo Silva, William Carvalho, Adrien Silva, Joao Mario, Goncalo Guedes, Ronaldo.Subs: Lopes, Bruno Alves, Fernandes, Joao Moutinho, Andre Silva, …

World Cup 2018: buildup to the first knockout matches in Russia – live! | Football

Amid the panic, amid the fury, amid the hopelessly ambitious through-balls and dismal crosses, there was still that, the bronca, the spirit of defiance that so often fired Diego Maradona, that has in the past so often propelled Argentina. At least twice, Mascherano gave the ball away then charged back to reclaim it with a …

Portugal look to grow with Cristiano Ronaldo after two close shaves | David Hytner | Football

When Cristiano Ronaldo scored his opening goal of this World Cup – the early penalty in Portugal’s 3-3 draw with Spain – he added a twist to his usual celebration. Standing by the corner flag, he jutted out his chin and stroked his newly-sprouted goatee beard. Naturally, the internet knew why he had done so. …

Portugal 3-3 Spain: World Cup 2018 – live! | Football

4.01pm EDT16:01 Player ratings latest “I gave Ronaldo a 1,” says Louis Taylor, “because he’s not a team player and I don’t like him.” 4.01pm EDT16:01 Spain will be annoyed to have drawn a game they dominated, but when the dust settles they will reflect with pride on a superb performance. Isco was majestic, Nacho …