Carli Lloyd scores her second goal against Japan in the World Cup final. Photograph: Ennis Grombkowski/Getty Images

(...)’s brought us here. “Performances like that – and not just mine – come down to a lot of hard work and hours(...)

Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark reacts during her match against Garbine Muguruza of Spain at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships. Photo: Henry Browne/Reuters

(...) can say. “I think a lot of us women feel like we deserve to play on the big courts in front of a big(...)

Fifa banned Chile’s Harold Mayne-Nicholls, the former head of the FIFA evaluation committee for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, for seven years for breaches of “confidentiality”. Photo: Dominique Faget/Getty Images

(...) family members. Bleicher replied initially that it “would be an honour for us to host your son and your(...)

  Liberian nurses in 2014 carrying  the body of an Ebola victim from a home   on the outskirts of Monrovia  . Photograph:L EPA/Ahmed Jallanzo

US Centre for Disease Control suggested as many as 1.2 million cases on a business-as-usual basis(...)

Serena Williams beating her sister Venus at Wimbledon on Monday. Photograph: Reuters/Toby Melville

(...) head chef at the helm, leave it at that. That’s the 1960s for you.” The coders among you got on to us(...)

Anthony Cunningham’s Galway produced a loose performance as they lost to Brian Cody’s Kilkenny at Croke Park on Sunday. Photograph: Inpho

(...) if the vision is to support people like us in what we’re doing, let them stand back and say what has(...)

A defaced sign outside the Bank of Greece reads ‘Banque de Merkel’ outside the Bank of Greece in Athens. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg 1:50

(...) can get a better deal for the country. “The result is good for everyone. It will help us get a better(...)

David Thom: ‘The place we live must be a place we love, a place we don’t want to leave.’

(...) home stretches out before us, over continents, over oceans. All the while we are searching for a place(...)

US Secretary of State John Kerry, British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, meet with foreign ministers from China, Germany and France in Vienna. Photograph: Carlos Barria/Pool photo

(...) and Iran, enemies since Iranian revolutionaries captured 52 hostages in the US embassy in Tehran in(...)

 Frances Fitzgerald, Minister for Justice, says PAC is appropriate body to investigate claims.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish TImes

(...) of property loans to US investment firm Cerberus for a 72 per cent discount, the minister echoed(...)