Global Match Centre News 

World Cup 2018 Group A: Opening day starts with Russia hosting Saudi Arabia

World Cup 2018 begins with Group A taking the forefront as Russia host Saudi Arabia and Egypt face Uruguay. The opening match of the competition is hardly one that whets the appetite but nevertheless, we will all be tuning in to see the hosts face off against one of the more interesting sides, Saudi Arabia. The Luzhniki stadium hosts the opener, and will be a key game in determining how far either of these sides can go in the tournament, much will be the pressure on the hosts to give…

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Global LaLiga News 

Ronaldo left out Portugal squad for friendlies

Cristiano Ronaldo has been left out of the Portugal squad for the friendly matches with Saudi Arabia and United States, with Nani and Ricardo Quaresma also missing. Portugal coach, Fernando Santos suggested it was merely a break for the four-time Ballon d’Or winner as the 63-year old opted for an exuberance of youth. The Real Madrid superstar has only scored once in La Liga this season, despite bagging six goals in four games in Europe. Also missing from the 24-man squad include Rui Patricio, Jose Fonte, midfielders William Carvalho, Joao…

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