Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson backed Mohamed Salah and said the forward would only get better if criticism of him continued.
Reigning European champions Portugal were drawn against Switzerland in the Nations League semi-finals, while England go up against Netherlands.
Jurgen Klopp has been charged with misconduct after running on to the pitch while celebrating Liverpool’s late winner in Sunday’s Merseyside derby against Everton, the Football Association has confirmed.
The Blitzboks suffered a 22-5 defeat to England in the Cup quarter-finals of the Dubai Sevens on Saturday. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
Bafana Bafana have climbed up one spot by moving into 72nd place in the latest Fifa World Rankings released on Thursday.
England coach Eddie Jones says Owen Farrell’s tackles will only become a problem if referees start penalising them.
The home nations have outperformed South Africa and Australia for the better part of three seasons and will head into the 2019 World Cup with a psychological edge, writes JON CARDINELLI.
THE MONEY MAN, writing for Independent Media, provides his betting tips for Saturday’s matches at the Millennium Stadium and Twickenham.
Harry Kane was described by England manager Gareth Southgate as ‘the best goalscorer in the world’ after his dramatic winner against Croatia earned his side a Nations League Finals berth.
England fought back from being a goal down to secure a 2-1 victory over Croatia at Wembley Stadium to win their Uefa Nations League group.