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July 9, 2018 12:54 PM Barcelona tourist bus STORMED by protesters as they launch summer of CHAOS

ACTIVISTS fighting mass tourism in Spain have started a new wave of attacks by hijacking a tourist bus in Barcelona and letting off green and white smoke flares. Last summer, protestors daubed "Tourists go home" graffiti in holiday locations, slashed the tyres of tourist rental bikes, stormed a hotel reception and caused extensive damage, held up holiday 8

July 6, 2018 1:00 PM Luis Suarez wife: Sofia Balbi prompted Uruguay star to 'turn his life around’ aged 15

LUIS SUAREZ will take to the pitch to play for Uruguay against France in the World Cup 2018 tonight, and ahead of the match, it has emerged that the Barcelona striker has said meeting his wife Sofia Balbi prompted him to pursue his football career. The 31-year-old married Sofia back in 2009, and currently has two children, seven-year-old Delfina and four-year-old 20

July 4, 2018 9:40 AM South Essex believes that it's coming home!

Football fans watched in pubs and homes across south Essex as England confirmed their spot in the quarter finals of the World Cup. The team went all the way with Columbia, yet emerged victorious after winning 4-3 on penalties. Although the young group made it hard for themselves due to a last minute equalizer from Columbia and Barcelona's Yerry Mina, the team showed 17

July 1, 2018 8:58 PM Iniesta retires from Spain after World Cup loss to Russia

MOSCOW (AP) - Andres Iniesta, the elegant midfielder who was a symbol of Spain's golden generation, retired from international soccer following the team's loss to Russia in a penalty shootout at the World Cup on Sunday. With his precise passes and clever playmaking, Iniesta was a key piece of the Spanish team that dominated soccer not so long ago. But his skills 8

June 30, 2018 1:38 PM Lionel Messi's wife Antonella Roccuzzo flaunts pert bottom in thong bikini snaps

LIONEL MESSI’S wife Antonella Roccuzzo has been catching the eye of football fans for distinctly different reasons to that of the Argentina star, who is currently leading the national team at the World Cup 2018. Her long brunette tresses were left loose in a simple down ‘do as she hit the Mediterranean beach. Just days earlier, she was pictured catching 10

June 30, 2018 10:04 AM Data breach at Tasmanian electoral body

The Tasmanian Electoral Commission says an "unknown attacker" has breached a server's security and downloaded a back-up file containing the names, addresses, emails and date-of-birth information of electors. The breach occurred through a server of the Barcelona-based company Typeform, whose online forms have been used on the TEC website since 2015 for election 6

June 29, 2018 5:05 PM Formula 1: Sauber's Charles Leclerc poised to join Ferrari

The 20-year-old has agreed, but not signed, a two-year deal to be Sebastian Vettel's team-mate until 2020, according to a source close to Ferrari. The move comes after an impressive start to Leclerc's F1 career this year with Sauber, including points finishes in four of the last five races. If the deal is confirmed, it would mean the end of 2007 champion 5

June 23, 2018 5:38 PM Dancers compete in World Cup despite 24-hour flight delay

A group of dancers delayed for almost 24 hours have made it to the second part of the "biggest competition of their lives". The girls, aged between 10 and 13, missed the first part of the Dance World Cup event in Barcelona. But the team, who are from a Cardiff club and representing Wales, made it to the display on Saturday evening. Airline Vueling blamed 12

June 22, 2018 9:51 PM Kluivert junior leaves Ajax for Roma in $21m transfer

ROME (AP) - Roma signed Justin Kluivert, the son of former Milan and Barcelona forward Patrick, from Ajax on Friday for a fee that could rise to 18.75 million euros ($21.8 million). The 19-year-old Dutch international forward has agreed a five-year contract with Roma. "I'm very happy. I'm at an incredible club," Kluivert said. "I cannot wait to start 3

June 22, 2018 8:49 PM Iran vs. Portugal: All you need to know

The 2018 World Cup in Russia has entered the critical last days of the Group Stage, with the upcoming Group B match between Portugal and Iran being especially important. Portugal is currently locked in a close battle with Spain atop their group standings, while Iran, boasting one of the tournament’s top defenses, are just one point behind and looking 1