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‘The team spirit at the moment is amazing’ – England star Jesse Lingard tells talkSPORT the Three Lions are ‘playing with confidence and enjoyment’

‘The team spirit at the moment is amazing’ – England star Jesse Lingard tells talkSPORT the Three Lions are ‘playing with confidence and enjoyment’

Sports
JESS HE CAN The Manchester United scored the third goal during the 6-1 rout of Panama on Sunday afternoon Jesse Lingard admitted it was ‘an amazing feeling’ to score his first World Cup goal. The Manchester United midfielder scored a sensational goal in the 6-1 drubbing of Panama on Sunday afternoon which saw England qualify for the knockout stages of the World Cup. Lingard celebrates scoring against Panama After missing several gilt-edged chances in the Tunisia game earlier in the week, Lingard had said he was bound to score eventually. And he said scoring early set the tone for the Threee Lions to go out and score more. When asked how it felt to score in Russia, he told talkSPORT: “Yeah I mean, it’s an amazing feelin...
Playing video games too much might lead to a real problem, WHO says

Playing video games too much might lead to a real problem, WHO says

Health
"Call of Duty," "Grand Theft Auto" and "Fortnite" are just some of the super-popular video games that have captured the imaginations of gamers around the world. But health officials have become increasingly concerned about what all those hours lost in gaming worlds might actually be doing to mental health. This week, the World Health Organization said that gaming can be highly addictive and that "gaming disorder" will be added to the latest version of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD). In the U.S., 60 percent of Americans play video games daily, according to the Entertainment Software Association (ESA). Video games are designed to be riveting, the reaction designers hope for is "I couldn’t stop playing." But the desire to keep players going and wanting more is ...
Vikings' Teddy Bridgewater enjoyed season despite barely playing

Vikings' Teddy Bridgewater enjoyed season despite barely playing

Sports
Teddy Bridgewater barely played last season, but despite the lack of appearances, the Minnesota Vikings quarterback said it was the most favorite season of his football career. "It was probably my favorite season by far, even though I didn't play much," Bridgewater told ESPN on Monday. "This season challenged my mindset because as bad as I wanted to be out there, playing, being the competitor that I am, I wanted to go to war and go to battle with my guys. I had to be out there in a different aspect. I had to be there for the guys mentally." Bridgewater is still working his way back from a crushing knee injury suffered during the 2016 preseason. His only action last season was attempting two passes without a completion and running out the clock in Minnesota's Week 15 blowout win over the Ci...
Super Bowl 52: What teams are playing in the NFL showpiece in Minneapolis?

Super Bowl 52: What teams are playing in the NFL showpiece in Minneapolis?

Sports
The New England Patriots play the Philadelphia Eagles in 2015Thursday, March 1, 2018You can listen to live radio commentary of Super Bowl LII on talkSPORT from 10pm as the New England Patriots face the Philadelphia Eagles in Minneapolis.Who is playing in the Super Bowl?The New England Patriots will be taking on the Philadelphia Eagles at the 52nd Super Bowl.Coached by Bill Belichick, the Patriots stormed through the season to win the AFC East with a 13-3 record, while Doug Pederson’s Eagles topped the NFC East with the same 13-3 win-to-loss ratio.In the play-offs, the Patriots defeated the Tennessee Titans and the Jacksonville Jaguars at Gillette Stadium to book their place in Super Bowl 52.Meanwhile, the Eagles edged past the Atlanta Falcons and then thumped the Minnesota Viking at Lincol
William deVry will continue playing Julian on 'General Hospital'

William deVry will continue playing Julian on 'General Hospital'

Entertainment
Aug. 12 (UPI) -- William deVry, who plays Julian Jerome, has signed a new deal and will remain on General Hospital."Great news-just in time for the weekend!! Will DeVry is staying in Port Charles. Deets to follow #Julian #GH," the ABC daytime drama's executive producer Frank Valentini said on Twitter Friday."Thanks 2 fans 4 ur help/support/love! Was always confidant, but took awhile eh?" the actor tweeted.SoapCentral.com said deVry last filmed scenes in late June, and he and the producers have since been negotiating the terms of his possible future on the show. The new deal followed a fan campaign to keep DeVry's Julian making mischief in the fictional, upstate New York suburb.Thanks 2 fans 4 ur help/support/love! Was always confidant, but took awhile eh?!😉 Let's enjoy weekend! Hope 2Do in