2014 FIFA World Cup: France poised for last 16 after Swiss rout

France are on the brink of reaching the World Cup last 16 after their emphatic 5-2 win over Switzerland on Friday kept them in control of Group E.

Newcastle moves up in Premier League following 2-1 win over West Brom

Newcastle United has moved up to fifth in the Premier League table following their 2-1 victory over West Bromwich Albion on Saturday at St. James` Park.

Newcastle beat Chelsea 3-2 in EPL

Moussa Sissoko scored twice as Newcastle overcame Chelsea 3-2 in a thriller at St James` Park on Saturday afternoon.

Diarra, Sissoko called up to join French squad

After a gap of two years, Russia-based midfielder Lassana Diarra and Toulouse`s Moussa Sissoko were called to join 23-man French football squad in preparation of Euro qualifiers, coach Didier Deschamp said.