Cheryshev has spent his entire senior career in Spain, playing for Real Madrid, Sevilla, Villarreal and Valencia.
Denis Cheryshev, who scored four goals for Russia at the World Cup, is under investigation for an alleged doping violation.The 27-year-old, on loan at Valencia from Villarreal, fell under suspicion after his father revealed his son had used growth hormone (HGH) treatment.
U.S. President Donald Trump congratulated his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Russia having hosted “one of the best” FIFA World Cups in history as the two leaders started their first full-fledged summit in the Finnish capital Helsinki on Monday.
Croatia 4 – 3 Russia
Russia’s remarkable World Cup run ended in a heart-breaking quarter-final defeat on penalties as Croatia bounced back from a late extra-time equaliser to set up a last-four meeting with England.
France 2 – 0 Uruguay
France are into the semi-finals of the World Cup for the first time since 2006 after seeing off Uruguay with the help of a terrible error by goalkeeper Fernando Muslera.
England’s young team shed the burden of history by giving the country a first World Cup penalty shootout triumph and the victory, after Colombia’s stoppage-time equaliser, has seen them grow up and gain in belief, captain Harry Kane said.
Uruguay 2 – 1 Portugal
Edinson Cavani’s double earned Uruguay a 2-1 win over Portugal and a World Cup quarter-final against France, with a tearful Cristiano Ronaldo knocked out on the same day as his rival Lionel Messi.
Denmark 1 – 1 Australia
Australia captain Mile Jedinak slotted his second penalty at the World Cup to help Australia draw 1-1 with Denmark on Thursday and keep their hopes of reaching the knockout rounds alive.
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (right); Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr. Solomon Dalung (2nd right); Chairman, Lagos State Sports Commission, Mr. Kweku Tandoh (2nd left) and Manager, World Para Powerlifting Competition, Mr. Sam Munkley (left) during a courtesy visit by the Sports Minster and delegation from the International Paralympics Committee at Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja, on Thursday, June 7, 2018. Behind them are Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Youth & Social Development, Mr. Hakeem Muri-Okunla (right); Commissioner for Youth & Social Development, Mr. Agboola Dabiri (2nd right) and his counterpart for Special Duties & Inter-Governmental Relations, Mr. Oluseye Oladejo (3rd right).
.Lagos Gov allays fear over S’Eagles losing streak
…Pledges support for Nigeria’s bid to host Int’l Paralympics Championship
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode as a member of the Federal Government Delegation to the 2018 FIFA World Cup starting in Russia from June 14.
Nigeria’s no.1 online shopping platform, Jumia has concluded plans to launch a series of exciting activities around the 2018 FIFA World Cup in a bid to drive support for the Super Eagles and reward millions of Nigerian football fans for participating during the period of the tournament. The World Cup fixture is slated for June 14th through July 15th, 2018.
Romero was beaten by Mario Gotze's winning goal for Germany against Argentina in the 2014 World Cup final.
Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero has been ruled out of the World Cup with a knee injury.The 31-year-old Manchester United player has won 94 caps for the country and played in the 2014 World Cup final defeat by Germany.