Articles by: Ewan West
 

  • Clash of the Minsters Men’s Volleyball: Team Sunderland beat York St. John

    Clash of the Minsters Men’s Volleyball: Team Sunderland beat York St. John

    October 4, 2018 at 1:28 pm

    Sunderland Men’s Volleyball claimed a comfortable straight sets win against York St. John in the Clash of the Minsters volleyball at CitySpace, Sunderland. The home side made a strong start to the match, taking a 16-6 lead in the first set. St. John improved but couldn’t prevent Sunderland from taking […]

     
  • Costa Rica's Bryan Ruiz, left, celebrates with his teammates Rodney Wallace, center, and Kendall Waston after scoring his side's second goal during the group E match between Switzerland and Costa Rica, at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium in Nizhny Novgorod , Russia, Wednesday, June 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Natasha Pisarenko)

    Group E Report: Switzerland 2-2 Costa Rica

    June 28, 2018 at 12:42 pm

    Switzerland reached the last 16 of the 2018 World Cup in Russia after a 2-2 draw with already eliminated Costa Rica at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium. The Red Crosses needed a draw to progress to the knockout stage and took the lead in the 31st minute through Blerim Dzemaili’s strike, […]

     
  • Brazil's Thiago Silva celebrates as Brazil won the group E match between Serbia and Brazil, at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Spartak Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, June 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)

    Group E Report: Serbia 0-2 Brazil

    June 28, 2018 at 12:31 pm

    Brazil secured their place in the knockout stage of the 2018 World Cup as they eliminated Serbia with a 2-0 win at the Spartak Stadium in Moscow.  Goals from Paulinho in the first-half and Thiago Silva in the second-half were enough to see the South Americans top Group E ahead […]

     
  • Serbia's Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, right, controls the ball next to Switzerland's Granit Xhaka during the group E match between Switzerland and Serbia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Kaliningrad Stadium in Kaliningrad, Russia, Friday, June 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)

    Group E: Serbia vs Brazil; Switzerland vs Costa Rica Preview

    June 27, 2018 at 12:24 pm

    The final matches from Group E of the 2018 World Cup in Russia take place at 7pm on Wednesday June 27. Serbia face Brazil at the Spartak Stadium in Moscow on ITV1, while Switzerland take on Costa Rica at Nizhny Nozgorod Stadium on ITV4. Serbia vs Brazil Permutations  Brazil only […]

     
  • Switzerland's Xherdan Shaqiri, left, scores past Serbia goalkeeper Vladimir Stojkovic, right, his side's second goal during the group E match between Switzerland and Serbia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Kaliningrad Stadium in Kaliningrad, Russia, Friday, June 22, 2018. Shaqiri scored once in Switzerland's 2-1 victory. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)

    Group E Report: Serbia 1-2 Switzerland

    June 22, 2018 at 8:03 pm

    Xherdan Shaqiri struck in the 90th-minute to earn Switzerland a vital 2-1 win against Serbia in Group E of the 2018 World Cup at the Kaliningrad Stadium. Granit Xhaka levelled the match early in the second-half with a stunning effort, after Aleksander Mitrovic’s header put Serbia 1-0 up five minutes […]

     
  • Brazil's Neymar reacts at the end of the group E match between Brazil and Costa Rica at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Friday, June 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

    Group E Report: Brazil 2-0 Costa Rica

    June 22, 2018 at 1:49 pm

    Philippe Coutinho and Neymar both scored in second-half stoppage-time to give Brazil a crucial 2-0 win against Costa Rica at Krestovsky Stadium in St Petersberg. Coutinho finally broke the deadlock in the 91st minute before Neymar found the net in the dying seconds to secure Brazil’s first victory of the […]

     
  • Brazil's Philippe Coutinho, right, is greeted by teammates Miranda after scoring his side's first goal against Switzerland during a group E match at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)

    Group E: Brazil vs Costa Rica; Serbia vs Switzerland Preview

    June 22, 2018 at 1:10 pm

    The second round of matches from Group E of the 2018 World Cup in Russia take place on Friday June 22. Brazil play Costa Rica at 1pm at Krestovsky Stadium in St Petersberg in the first match of the day, (televised on ITV). Serbia then face Switzerland at 7pm at […]

     
  • Switzerland's Steven Zuber, center, heads for the ball to score during the group E match between Brazil and Switzerland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

    Group E Report: Switzerland 1-1 Brazil

    June 18, 2018 at 12:33 pm

    Steven Zuber’s header cancelled out Philippe Coutinho’s first half screamer to earn Switzerland a 1-1 draw against tournament favourites Brazil at the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don. Coutinho’s long-range strike gave Brazil the lead, before Steven Zuber headed home from a corner early in the second half to earn Switzerland a […]

     
  • Serbia's Aleksandar Kolarov celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the group E match between Costa Rica and Serbia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Samara Arena in Samara, Russia, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)

    Group E Report: Serbia 1-0 Costa Rica

    June 18, 2018 at 12:19 pm

    Aleksander Kolarov’s stunning free-kick saw Serbia win 1-0 against Costa Rica in the opening game of Group E at the 2018 Russia World Cup. In a lively game at the Cosmos Arena in Samara, Serbia’s captain struck an unstoppable 30-yard free-kick to kick off his side’s World Cup campaign with […]

     
  • Brazil's Neymar attends a training session in Sochi, Russia, Wednesday, June 13, 2018. Brazil will face Switzerland on June 17 in the group E for the soccer World Cup. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)

    World Cup 2018 Group E: Costa Rica vs Serbia; Brazil vs Switzerland Preview

    June 16, 2018 at 12:11 pm

    Group E of the 2018 World Cup in Russia begins on Sunday June 17. Costa Rica take on Serbia at the Cosmos Arena in Samara at 1pm in the first match, before Brazil play Switzerland at the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don at 7pm. It is expected either Serbia or Switzerland […]