Saudi Arabia team safe after aircraft's 'technical failure'

Fifa considers legal action against BeoutQ over World Cup piracy

Saudi Arabia's official team plane caught fire in midair as they travelled to their next World Cup match on Sunday. The team added that the fire was an "accident" and the players have reached the residence where they are staying until their next match.

Saudi Arabia's soccer federation released a statement on the plane incident and shared photos of the players calmly exiting the plane.

The Saudis preparations were jolted by a mid-air mishap on Monday when the plane carrying them to Rostov suffered a fire in one of its engines.

Footage later emerged of the Saudi Arabian football team safely leaving the plane after landing.

Police in Florida searching for suspects in murder of Jamaican-American rapper
XXXTentacion has faced several legal issues and was now awaiting trial on charges that he beat his pregnant girlfriend. After news of his death , Kanye West was among those who paid tribute to XXXTentacion , calling him an "inspiration".

In videos circulating on social media, the underneath of one wing of the aircraft appeared to be in flames.

After losing their first Group A game 5-0 against hosts Russia, Saudi Arabia take on Uruguay on Wednesday in their second World Cup fixture. "The passengers' safety was never compromised", Rossiya said in a statement.

Federation Internationale de Football Association attempted to stop reporters asking about the incident at a media conference ahead of Saudi Arabia's game against Uruguay at the Rostov Arena and said the Russian air transport ministry had issued a statement.

Related News:

  • Japan fans clean up after themselves in the stands against Colombia

    Japan fans clean up after themselves in the stands against Colombia

    Senegal fans were also spotted on cleaning duty after they defeated Poland 2-1 at the Spartak Stadium in Moscow, the other game in Group H.
    PUBG: 50 million copies sold, 400 million players

    PUBG: 50 million copies sold, 400 million players

    The new feature gives players a chance to enjoy a "trackable progression-related system" that unlocks rewards through game play. In conjunction with the launch of the new Sanhok map this Friday on 22 June, the Event Pass system will also go live.
    England fall to series defeat against Springboks

    England fall to series defeat against Springboks

    But asked if his players won or lost with dignity, he told BBC Radio 5 live: "I think they always do". Ben Youngs give interview to Sky Sports after South African defeat.
  • Maddow Breaks Down During Migrant Story

    Maddow Breaks Down During Migrant Story

    Rachel Maddow breaks down while trying to deliver a story about children being separated from their parents at the border. According to the Wall Street Journal , "In the controversy over immigrant families, Mr.
    Wild scenes on the streets of Russian Federation  after win

    Wild scenes on the streets of Russian Federation after win

    Egypt's final Group A game is against Saudi Arabia on Monday, which could also prove to be Cuper's last match as coach. He wasn't pleased with Egypt's inability to finish plays, even with striker Mohamed Salah back from injury.
    2K Reveals ‘WWE 2K19’ Cover Star AJ Styles, $1 Million Challenge

    2K Reveals ‘WWE 2K19’ Cover Star AJ Styles, $1 Million Challenge

    The prize? One million dollars. "So many things have been unexpected for me in the WWE, and this is one of them", said Styles. He learned of the cover role 2-3 weeks ago and says it's a real honor to be on the cover because he's a gamer.
  • Corey Lewandowski says

    Corey Lewandowski says "Wah wah" when told about girl with Down syndrome

    Lewandowsi responded that this was on the parents for coming here, and on Congress for not changing the laws. Corey Lewandowski is feeling the wrath of the Internet.
    Governor rule imposed in India-occupied Kashmir

    Governor rule imposed in India-occupied Kashmir

    BJP quit the coalition following a rift over the extension in the Ramazan ceasefire in the restive valley. Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal also took to Twitter and called the BJP an "opportunistic party".
    Neymar sparks injury concerns after brief return to Brazil training

    Neymar sparks injury concerns after brief return to Brazil training

    If we were a bit more concentrated, we could have made the goalkeeper work a little more given the number of attempts we had. Steven Zuber wagged the ball into the net in the 50 minute from inside the six-yard box and equalised the goals by 1-1.
  • Distraught child migrants heard in audio published by ProPublica

    Distraught child migrants heard in audio published by ProPublica

    Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate. "And it can be taken care of quickly, beautifully, and we'll have safety". That, however, set in motion a series of consequences that could have been easily foreseen - and in fact were.
    Ronda Rousey is ready to take over WWE

    Ronda Rousey is ready to take over WWE

    Then she picked up the Money in the Bank briefcase that Bliss had won the night before and began beating him into a corner. While in the storyline Nia Jax was rehabbing her "injuries" from last night, Rousey emerged to give Bliss her comeuppance.
    England goes ballistic, posts record 481

    England goes ballistic, posts record 481

    The crushing victory was England's third in the ODI series and means they have an unassailable lead with two games to spare. Andrew Tye conceded 100 of his 9 overs while his teammates also had a similar day at the office.


Most liked

Migrants disembark in Spain after Mediterranean standoff
Spain's Foreign Minister Josep Borrell arrives to attend the first Cabinet meeting at the Moncloa Palace in Madrid, June 8, 2018. That allowed Sanchez, a socialist, to offer migrant-friendly policies to voters who felt previous governments did not do enough.

Peter Strzok, FBI Agent in Texting Scandal, Will Testify Before Congress
Goelman said Strzok "wants the chance to clear his name and tell his story". President Trump has criticized Strzok and Page on Twitter.

Alan Sugar issues statement following offensive tweet about the Senegal football team
Following such complaints, Lord Sugar said he had been reading the reaction to his " funny tweet". He also furiously responded to BBC journalist Babita Sharma, after she described it as "vile".

Phil Mickelson apologizes for hitting moving ball at US Open
Dustin Johnson , who tees off at 3:10 p.m. today, has a strong lead at four-under, the only player under par. I don't mean any disrespect to anyone and if that's the way it was taken, I apologise to them.

Late header from Kane gives England win over Tunisia
As for the other, some have suggested Kane didn't deserve a penalty as he had a hold of his marker's arm. After an early goal from captain Harry Kane , England missed a number of opportunities for a second.

Canada votes to legalize recreational marijuana
Five different Senate committees minutely examined various aspects of the legalization bill, hearing from more than 200 witnesses. Canadian Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould, who sponsored the legislation , called the bill's passage a "historic milestone".

Prince Harry, Meghan join queen at Royal Ascot
He also said the sixth in line to the throne appeared "open" to the idea of Brexit when they had a "loose" talk about it. Asked about what he thought about Meghan's mother attending the wedding, he said, "My ex-wife is a handsome woman".

Fans in high spirits after England win opening game in World Cup
Kane liked the way England flew out of the blocks at the Volgograd Arena, where they had to rely on character beyond their years. The Spurs striker scored twice as England snatched a late victory over Tunisia 2-1 in their opening group game.

Israel strikes Hamas targets in Gaza over burning kite flying
The wounded caseload from the seven weeks of protest had surpassed that of the 2014 war between Israel and Hamas . Hours later, Israeli aircraft fired warning shots toward Palestinians "who launched arson balloons".

Salah makes scoring return but can not stop Russian Federation
Salah stepped up to take it and successfully scored Egypt's first World Cup goal since 1990 to shrink Russia's lead to two goals. While there was another penalty appeal waved away, Egypt struggled to create another chance as the match finished 3-1.

There's A Good Reason Why Trippier Didn't Celebrate After Kane's Goal
To be the best player in the world you have to aim high - you can't aim low - so just put no limits on yourself. I'm guessing that 7pm on a weekday night must be pretty good timing to show them but still, incredible to see.

'Modern Family' Boss, Seth MacFarlane Embarrassed to Work for Fox
There are some indications, however, that the ongoing criticism of Fox News could end up hurting the company's business. On Monday, MacFarlane donated donated $2.5 million to National Public Radio .

Melania Trump calls for end to migrant family separation
Laura Bush said the ongoing policy at the border " breaks her heart " in an editorial published by The Washington Post . As a result, children are separated from those who are prosecuted, with no clear procedure for their reunion.

Starbucks to close 150 stores as sales growth cools
In the past year, Starbucks has opened nearly 1,000 new stores in the Americas, which includes the U.S., Canada and Latin America. That alliance frees Starbucks to focus on improving its mainstay US cafe business, where traffic growth had stalled.

Portugal vs. Morocco live stream
We're used to that nearly , not only in the last match but his career as a whole. We are sure that FIFA World Cup 2018 live streaming information is given here.