Day: June 17, 2018

Criticism of Paul Pogba for France is unfair, says Mino Raiola

Super-agent Mino Raiola has accused the French of “loving to criticise their heroes” after negative appraisals of his client Paul Pogba. Manchester United midfielder Pogba was involved in the build-up to both of France’s goals in Saturday’s 2-1 win over Australia, but his performance was still met with criticism. Raiola believes France are top contenders […]

Pauli Pauli signs Wakefield extension for 2019

Wakefield’s giant forward Pauli Pauli has signed a new contract for 2019. The 24-year-old former Newcastle forward, who is 6ft 4in and 19st, has made a big impression on Trinity in Super League this year after joining from NRL side Newcastle Knights. Pauli has played in all but three of Wakefield’s 18 matches so far […]

Harry Kane finding goals easier as England captain

1:04 Harry Kane explains how he went from watching the 2014 World Cup on holiday to being England captain Harry Kane says he is scoring even more goals in training since being appointed England captain. The 24-year-old Tottenham striker will lead England in their Group G opener against Tunisia on Monday on the back of […]

Hull KR hit back to secure battling draw at Castleford

Relegation-threatened Hull KR came from 14-0 down to claim a point from their dramatic 24-24 draw with high-flying Castleford at the Mend-a-Hose Jungle. Winger Jy Hitchcox scored four tries for the Tigers but most of his good work was undone in a thrilling finale as injuries took a cruel toll and the visitors displayed tremendous […]