England World Cup squad: Gareth Southgate reveals reason for Jack Wilshere snub

Wilshere looked a shoo-in for a place on the plane to Russia after making 38 appearances in all competitions for Arsenal this season. But Express Sport discovered on Tuesday that Southgate had decided to omit Wilshere from his 23-man travelling party. Southgate confirmed the news on Wednesday when he named his England World Cup squad, […]

Lion cubs: England name youthful World Cup squad

ENGLAND omitted Joe Hart and Jack Wilshere from its World Cup squad on Wednesday and called up Trent Alexander-Arnold to cap a remarkable breakthrough season for the 19-year-old right back. England coach Gareth Southgate stuck to his principles and selected a young, energetic and flexible group of 23 players who can fit a variety of […]

Fathers of cheerleading squad surprised their kids with a cheer routine of their own

Paramount Pictures / Facebook A group of cheer dads in Ankeny, Iowa, put on a special dance routine for their daughters  The performance included an even bigger heartwarming surprise for a girl named Mikayla, whose father is deployed overseas. Mikayla’s dad and his National Guard unit performed a routine for the crowd in a recorded […]

Everton vs Liverpool LIVE updates: Team news and line-ups; Mohamed Salah OUT of squad

REUTERS Everton vs Liverpool: Latest Premier League score from the Merseyside derby Everton go head-to-head with rivals Liverpool looking to end their 16-match run without a win against their Merseyside rivals. It is more than seven years and 16 matches since the blue half of the city was able to celebrate victory over their closest […]

MIT researchers created a new tool that lets your ‘squad’ combat online harassment

MIT researchers released a new tool called Squadbox that aims to combat online harassment. The tool allows users to let a group of friends, or “squad,” filter out harassing emails. Squadbox is only available for email right now, but it could soon expand to other private messaging systems, such as Direct Messages on Twitter or […]

The Army is getting ready to field thousands of its new squad marksman rifle

Heckler and Koch The US Army will begin fielding roughly 6,000 Heckler & Koch G28E rifles as the service’s new Squad Designated Marksman Rifle before the end of fiscal 2018. A directed requirement, based on the needs of US Army Forces Command, will ensure that every squad in infantry and other combat units will be […]

Jack Wilshere OUT of England squad – Arsenal star left at home after another injury

Wilshere was called up to Gareth Southgate’s side for this international break. But the Arsenal midfielder, who is keen to impress in order to secure a World Cup spot, has not travelled with the Three Lions side to Amsterdam. He is understood to have suffered an injury during training on Thursday morning. Wilshere spoke earlier […]

Sling TV users can add NBA Team Pass to follow their favorite squad

Weeks ago, Sling TV added NBA League Pass as a $ 30 monthly additional package subscribers can purchase to follow out-of-market games. But if they only care about one team, the over-the-top provider has them covered now, too. Today, users can add on the Team Pass for $ 18 per month for those who already […]

A Kim Jong Un impersonator walked through North Korea’s Olympic cheer squad — and their faces say it all

REUTERS/Staff A man dressed to impersonate North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un walked through Pyongyang’s cheer squad at the Olympics — and they looked unimpressed to say the least. Though it’s unclear if this is the same impersonator who crashed the games’ opening ceremony, the man was rushed away from the squad, much as the earlier […]

The fierce and creepy chants of the North Korea cheer squad are stealing the show at the Winter Olympics (and they’ll go to prison if they do anything wrong)

REUTERS/Ahn Young-joon/Pool North Korea’s official cheer squad is making its presence felt at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. They watched Switzerland’s ice hockey team demolish a unified all-Korea team 8-0, but that didn’t get in the way of their fierce, highly choreographed singing and waving. These are not like cheerleaders in any other kind […]