07-03 19:09 THE GUARDIAN Without asking permission, Kylian Mbappé has burst into footballing history | Jorge Valdano

Forward’s brilliant performance in the last 16 showed he has learned off the best, like Neymar and Antoine Griezmann

Football is a hard drug that offers immediate satisfaction and indignation; viewed through its prism, Kylian Mbappé can be idolised and Lionel Messi sacrificed in the same game. Reason has nothing to do with it: thedrug attacks your emotions– and at the cost of the footballers.

Mbappé cost €150m before he was worth that. As there is more money than talent on the market, promise and expectation get bought at the price of reality. The price turned the media spotlighton this prodigious childand so a ceremony of confusion began. Football is a very serious game but it is full of people doing all they can to make idiots of footballers.


05-25 18:08 THE GUARDIAN ‘On the pitch there was a divide’: tales behind England’s World Cup failures

Before kick-off in Russia, England squad members from each World Cup since 1998 reflect on key lessons to be learned

Knocked out by Argentina on penalties in last 16


07-31 04:26 FOXNews Self Magazine features plus-size model Tess Holliday on first digital cover

Self magazine debuted its first digital cover this week, which showed plus-size model Tess Holliday and told readers that her “health is none of your business.”


07-31 04:26 FOXNews Self magazine features plus-size model Tess Holliday on first digital cover

Self magazine debuted its first digital cover this week, which showed plus-size model Tess Holliday and told readers that her “health is none of your business.”


07-29 11:19 ВЕСТИ A Change of Pace: A Special Report on Why Foreigners Are Falling in Love With "Artek"

Today, a new shift comes to the international summer camp Artek. Many foreigners, including the French, will take their vacation on the coast of the Black Sea. Some of them visited the camp last year and are now bringing their friends along. Artek became a sort of magnet for them.


07-18 07:27 FOXNews California woman covered 'head to toe' with bees in critical condition after attack

A California cleaning woman was left in clinging to life Monday morning after she was attacked by a large swarm of bees that “covered her from head to toe,” and required rescuers to skip protocol during their response.


07-18 05:00 LENTA.RU Выявлена неожиданная польза кофейного аромата

Специалисты Технологического института Стивенс в США выяснили, что аромат кофе способен улучшить у людей выполнение аналитических задач, в частности стандартизированного теста GMAT для поступающих в зарубежные бизнес-школы. По мнению специалистов, это влияние обусловлено эффектом плацебо.


07-18 05:00 FOXNews Trump says 'I'm not pro-Russia,' hits ex-CIA chief Brennan for calling Putin news conference 'treasonous'

President Trump denied that he was "pro-Russia" and slammed former CIA Director John Brennan in an interview with Fox News after the ex-intelligence chief described Trump's news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin as "treasonous."


07-18 04:54 ВЕСТИ Впервые за три года: глава Пентагона заявил, что готов к переговорам с Шойгу

Джеймс Мэттис, глава Пентагона, заявил, что готов к переговорам с министром обороны России Сергеем Шойгу.


07-18 04:51 LENTA.RU Умер актер из «Улиц разбитых фонарей» Владислав Жуковский

Театральный и киноактер Владислав Жуковский умер на 74-м году жизни. Жуковский закончил Высшее театральное училище имени Щепкина. Он много играл в театре, а также исполнил несколько ролей в кино и на телевидении, в частности, в картине «Морозко» и сериале «Улицы разбитых фонарей».