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Sweden 1-0 South Korea: Andreas Granqvist fires his side to victory
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:59:50 +0100
JOE CALLAGHAN AT THE NIZHNY NOVGOROD STADIUM: Andreas Granqvist fired Sweden to victory over South Korea from the penalty spot as VAR once again proved decisive.
THINGS YOU MISSED: Gareth Southgate loses sight of Kane while South Korea use cling film on injuries
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:53:58 +0100
While day four was filled with and upset for holders Germany at the hands of Mexico, day five brought drama of its own for England. Sportsmail runs over a few things you may have missed.
Tunisia 1-2 England PLAYER RATINGS: Kane made perfect start but Walker is still adapting to new role
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:43:22 +0100
JAMIE REDKNAPP'S PLAYER RATINGS: A stoppage-time header from Harry Kane gave England a 2-1 win over Tunisia in their opening World Cup Group G match on Monday.
Chelsea hoping to appoint Maurizio Sarri as new boss this week
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:41:55 +0100
Zola is cutting short his work as a pundit for South African TV to fly back to London on Wednesday Sarri is still tied to Napoli who want around £3.5m in compensation.
Gary Neville: You can't trust England to recover from a bad start
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:35:53 +0100
Gareth Southgate's side appeared to be heading for a hugely frustrating 1-1 draw in Volgograd on Monday night before Kane popped up in injury time to score his second and, crucially, the winner.
Martin Allen says sorry to fans after changing kick-off time to watch wife swim River Thames
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:35:48 +0100
Martin Allen has invited disgruntled fans into his office after moving the kick-off time for a pre-season game so he can go and watch his wife swim the River Thames for charity.
Rio Ferdinand describes Kyle Walker's defending as 'criminal'
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:27:57 +0100
he Manchester City right back, playing as part of a three-man central defence under Gareth Southgate, caught Fakhereedine Ben Youssef with a flailing arm as he allowed the ball to run across the box.
GRAHAM POLL: England should have had two penalties against Tunisia
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:19:17 +0100
GRAHAM POLL: How did the referee - or VAR - fail to award England two blatant penalties for offences that looked more like wrestling moves than legitimate football challenges?
Tunisia 1-2 England: Harry Kane to the rescue in injury time - World Cup 2018
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:55:31 +0100
MARTIN SAMUEL AT THE VOLGOGRAD ARENA: England won. The best team won. That’s good news, too. England haven’t looked as lively as they did in the opening 45 minutes for a long time.
Arsene Wenger may go for an international job despite being linked with a move to PSG
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:53:28 +0100
CHARLES SALE - SPORTS AGENDA: Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, who was on the VIP guest list for the England match, is putting himself in the shop window at the World Cup.
Russia complete preparations for World Cup tie against Egypt
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:52:31 +0100
Russia put in final preparations for what could be an historic game as they trained at the stunning St Petersburg Stadium on the eve of their second World Cup group game against Egypt.
Gary Neville: Jordan Henderson 'cemented' his spot ahead of Eric Dier
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:42:41 +0100
Skipper Harry Kane made the headlines with his first two goals at a World Cup, but it was vice-captain Henderson who drew special praise from ITV pundits Martin O'Neill, Lee Dixon and Neville.
Atletico Madrid confirm deals for Antoine Griezmann and Lucas Hernandez and capture of Thomas Lemar
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:36:39 +0100
Atletico Madrid made a triple swoop at France's World Cup training base, announcing new contracts for Antoine Griezmann and Lucas Hernandez as well as well as officially signing Thomas Lemar.
Leicester owner splashes cash on five Royal Ascot runners
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:32:06 +0100
Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, the Thai billionaire who owns Leicester City, splashed the cash to buy five Royal Ascot runners at the Goffs London Sale at Kensington Palace on Monday.
England stars forced to contend with plague of midges during Tunisia clash
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:27:40 +0100
As Gareth Southgate's England side stepped out on the Volgograd Arena pitch on Monday evening, they had more than Tunisia's starting team to contend with.
Robin Goodfellow's racing tips: Best bets for Tuesday, June 19
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:24:42 +0100
Sportsmail's racing expert Robin Goodfellow dishes out his tips ahead of Tuesday's meetings at Thirsk, Stratford, Beverley and Brighton.
Robin Goodfellow's Royal Ascot Tips: All the best bets for day one
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:23:23 +0100
I would really fancy the chances of Lord Glitters granted easier ground, but the Ascot executive look to have watered extensively and he still looks a very fair each-way wager on Tuesday.
Battaash aims to make it a good time for Charlie Hills at Royal Ascot
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:21:28 +0100
But there is a chance, if results go his way, 2018 could edge its way to the top of the Charlie Hills’ list of best royal meetings. Battaash is an unexploded bomb that could detonate before he runs.
FIFA charges Mexico after fans chant anti-gay slur during Germany victory
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:20:15 +0100
Some Mexican supporters chanted the slur when Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer prepared to take a goal kick in the 24th minute of Sunday's game at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.
Saudi Arabia team plane catches FIRE mid-flight but lands safely
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:17:43 +0100
The Saudi Arabian Football Federation confirmed that its national football team landed safely in Rostov after what it described as a minor technical fault in one of the engines.