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Germany's Mats Hummels criticizes team tactics after loss to Mexico

Germany's Mats Hummels criticizes team tactics after loss to Mexico

But looking less sharp in the second half, Switzerland were able to claw themselves back into the game through a header by Steven Zuber in the 50th minute to make it 1-1 and that's how it ended. Mexic...

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Burger King says sorry for Russian World Cup pregnancy ad

Burger King says sorry for Russian World Cup pregnancy ad

The company's Russian division posted an apology Tuesday on the social media site VK, announcing it has pulled the campaign due to backlash and removed all materials related to the promotion. "Forwa...

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Try as he might, Salah couldn't do enough to give Egypt win

Try as he might, Salah couldn't do enough to give Egypt win

They will bang their hope on a miracle, an unlikely victory by Saudi Arabia against Uruguay in Group A's other game on Wednesday, if they are to stay in the tournament. Salah was making his first ap...

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Africa showing few signs of making World Cup breakthrough

Africa showing few signs of making World Cup breakthrough

A video showed fans removing rubbish from the Otkrytiye Arena, in Moscow, after they'd gone insane following their win (which we can't blame them for). Senegal manager Aliou Cisse says he is "certain"...

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Argentina's Jorge Sampaoli pleads with fans to lay off Lionel Messi

Argentina's Jorge Sampaoli pleads with fans to lay off Lionel Messi

We'll see what happens and what he decides on the day", the 22-year-old Pavon said. "For me, Lionel Messi is the best player of all time". Sampaoli simply had to defend his star man after his stut...

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Relief in Brazil as Neymar back training

Relief in Brazil as Neymar back training

A few moments later he finally chose to leave, kicking a ball away with his left foot before limping away beside the team doctor. All games are like a final, even more so in the World Cup . Philippe ...

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Iran vs Spain : Hierro picks Carvajal

Iran vs Spain : Hierro picks Carvajal

Team Melli needed a huge slice of luck as Moroccan substitute Aziz Bouhaddouz headed into his own net. Getting in the spirit of the FIFA World Cup , the actress had painted the Spanish flag on both...

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Lukasz Fabianski: West Ham sign Swansea City's Polish goalkeeper

Lukasz Fabianski: West Ham sign Swansea City's Polish goalkeeper

Fabianski said: "West Ham is a massive club so I'm really happy to be joining at such an exciting time here". He becomes the third signing for the Hammers after right-back Ryan Fredricks from Fulh...

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Russian Federation kick off World Cup with a bang

Russian Federation kick off World Cup with a bang

A pair of extra-time goals gave the host team some extra cushion in the goal-differential category. For weeks, the global media has pegged the opening match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup as a sleep...

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Joaquin makes his second Spain prediction of the World Cup

Spain coach Fernando Hierro confirmed on Monday that David De Gea will continue as goalkeeper in their second 2018 FIFA World Cup match against Iran , despite failing to stop Portugal star Crist...

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Gary Neville: Raheem Sterling should play ahead of Marcus Rashford

Gary Neville: Raheem Sterling should play ahead of Marcus Rashford

She was front and centre cheering on the England team at their World Cup opener against Tunisia on Monday. "They need Harry Kane to hold the ball up, get involved and bring other players into ...

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NBA Mock Draft 2018: Everything Starts With The Kings

NBA Mock Draft 2018: Everything Starts With The Kings

The NBA draft countdown clock is dwindling and dwindling, and it increasingly looks like the Mavericks have set their sights on Luka Doncic as a primary target. "Armed with four desirable picks, the...

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Japan and Senegal Supporters Filmed Cleaning World Cup Stadiums

Japan and Senegal Supporters Filmed Cleaning World Cup Stadiums

After Senegal's win, the team's fans were also seen collecting their trash. Japan's Yuya Osako (second right) celebrates after scoring their second goal during the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup ...

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I don't mean any disrespect, says Phil Mickelson after hitting moving ball

I don't mean any disrespect, says Phil Mickelson after hitting moving ball

As he walked off the green, he could be seen smiling and talking to playing partner Andrew Johnston , who also was smiling. Mickelson rolled a downhill putt past the hole on the 13th green in Satur...

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Charlotte Hornets trade Dwight Howard to Brooklyn Nets

Charlotte Hornets trade Dwight Howard to Brooklyn Nets

With that salary-cap space, plus being able to use their own first-round picks again, the Nets may soon finally recover from their disastrous 2013 trade with the Boston Celtics. This will be his fourt...

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Saudi Arabian World Cup team's plane catches fire in midair

Saudi Arabian World Cup team's plane catches fire in midair

Uruguay in black and blue, Saudi Arabia in whites. "There is no doubt that facing the Uruguayan team is hard and that it is known for its worldwide stars, but we are determined to improve our ima...

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England's Harry Kane: Spurs' Mauricio Pochettino congratulated me after win

England's Harry Kane: Spurs' Mauricio Pochettino congratulated me after win

It was a case of cometh the hour cometh the man. I am going to avoid getting excited until at least the quarter finals. "We won't do anything different to what we have done in the last three weeks"....

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Gregg Popovich flying to California in attempt to meet with Kawhi Leonard

Gregg Popovich flying to California in attempt to meet with Kawhi Leonard

According to Yahoo Sports, the meeting between Popovich and Leonard had been planned for weeks and was not a direct response to Leonard's desire for a trade becoming public. The 26-year-old Leonard is...

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Sarri identifies first signing for Chelsea

Sarri identifies first signing for Chelsea

He also netted 34 times during the previous campaign after being converted to a striker by the incoming Chelsea manager. "They have to give him time because he will suit the football of Chelsea "...

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Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal Look To Continue Momentum Against Morocco

A Selecao head into the Group B clash having hit the back of the net at least twice in nine of their past 10 World Cup games (including qualifiers), while they are also unbeaten in those 10 matches....

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Neymar leaves Brazil training session limping

Neymar leaves Brazil training session limping

Rodrigo Lasmar, the doctor of the National Team, said: "Neymar complained of ankle pains as a result of the number of fouls suffered against Switzerland". Neymar skipped training on Monday, according ...

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Captain Kane gives England 2-1 win over Tunisia

Captain Kane gives England 2-1 win over Tunisia

Is he the best number nine in the world? The Tottenham forward had not scored before at a major tournament after drawing a blank at Euro 2016, but Southgate - who joked about the striker's well-do...

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Iran's Rouzbeh Cheshmi ruled out of World Cup by muscle injury

Iran's Rouzbeh Cheshmi ruled out of World Cup by muscle injury

He wasn't scoring on a free kick for a long time and this time, when it mattered the most, he achieved the goal . Portugal face Morocco on Wednesday at the Luzhniki Stadium, four days after drawi...

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Arsenal sign Bayer Leverkusen goalkeeper Bernd Leno

Arsenal sign Bayer Leverkusen goalkeeper Bernd Leno

As reported by the Guardian , Bernd Leno is set to join the Gunners for an initial €22m. "Bernd is a goalkeeper of high quality and experience". Arsenal confirmed the signing of Leno on Tues...

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Nick Mallett: Ashwin Willemse talks garbage

Nick Mallett: Ashwin Willemse talks garbage

SuperSport CEO Gideon Khobane said they would make an attempt to sit down with Willemse regarding a way forward. Maleka, however, conceded that "this report is impoverished by the absence of Mr Wi...

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For Brooks Koepka, U.S. Open win is twice as nice

For Brooks Koepka, U.S. Open win is twice as nice

Now he has a runner-up finish in a major after starting the day six shots back. Sunday, he hit 93% of fairways-the field as a whole averaged 73%-and he led all players over the tournament's four round...

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Neymar pulls up injured in Brazil training

Neymar pulls up injured in Brazil training

PSG's star forward arrived in Russian Federation after several months recovering from a fracture in the fifth metatarsal of his right foot, an injury picked up in February. Brazil star Neymar is nu...

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Swiss midfielder Xhaka signs new long-term deal at Arsenal

Swiss midfielder Xhaka signs new long-term deal at Arsenal

Granit Xhaka has taken a break from his World Cup preparations with Switzerland to put pen to paper on a new long-term deal with Arsenal . However, Jack Wilshere has yet to make a decision on his ...

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Rampant Russia push Egypt to the edge

Rampant Russia push Egypt to the edge

The 26-year-old has scored 44 goals in a sensational first season for Liverpool and is keen to make his debut after missing the Pharaohs' 1-0 opening game loss to Uruguay with a shoulder injury. "We...

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Nabil Fekir hits back at Reds over 'failed' medical

Nabil Fekir hits back at Reds over 'failed' medical

However, Fekir insists he's back to his previous level after knee surgery and refused to deny Liverpool wanted to agree a lower fee in light of his medical. It does not necessarily represent the p...

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Cristiano Ronaldo is 'added value' for Portugal but tough Morocco test waits

The last match took place at the 1986 World Cup, which witnessed Abdelrazze Khairi's two goals help Morocco to a 3-1 victory. We are very happy with him and his performance - and that of all other p...

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Real Madrid To Bid £43.7m For AS Roma Alisson

Real Madrid To Bid £43.7m For AS Roma Alisson

The 25-year-old Brazil worldwide said he was "very happy" to stay at the club as he prepared for the World Cup , but rumours about his future persist with talk of a move to Real Madrid emerging as ...

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Salah posts video indicating his participation in Russia's match

Russian Federation scored more goals in the first game of the 2018 World Cup than in the whole of the 2014 tournament in Brazil, where they netted just twice in three group matches. Egypt midfielder...

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Russian Federation vs. Egypt live stream

Russian Federation vs. Egypt live stream

Russian Federation kept up their free-scoring ways to move to the brink of a second round place with the win on Tuesday and the team's place in the knockout stages will be secured on Wednesday if Urug...

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Kane: England players had flies in our mouths

Kane: England players had flies in our mouths

That was how it stayed as England struggled to break down the resilient north Africans, before they finally found a way through the massed defensive ranks when Kane swivelled to head home in added ...

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Nature Valley Open: Angry Johanna Konta loses in Nottingham final

Nature Valley Open: Angry Johanna Konta loses in Nottingham final

Johanna was leading against Donna Vekic in the rematch of last year's final when the rain came down forcing the organizers to stop play. The Australian defeated No. The Brit then stormed off court...

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Australia suffers world record loss to England in ODI at Trent Bridge

Australia suffers world record loss to England in ODI at Trent Bridge

Led by Alex Hales' 147 from 92 deliveries and Jonny Bairstow, who clubbed 139 from the same number of balls, the world's No.1-ranked side dismantled Australia's inexperienced attack. England are ...

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Mohamed Salah in starting line-up for Egypt v Russian Federation: team

Mohamed Salah in starting line-up for Egypt v Russian Federation: team

Russian Federation is ranked the lowest in the FIFA rankings among the teams participating in the World Cup . "With the ball and without the ball: he can dribble, he can attack spaces behind defe...

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Harry Kane becomes England's hero with two goals at the World Cup

Harry Kane becomes England's hero with two goals at the World Cup

England shouldn't have found it so tough in its Group G opener against such opposition. "It was just important we went out and got the right result, because I think it would have been so hard for...

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FPJ's dream XI predictions for Russian Federation and Egypt

FPJ's dream XI predictions for Russian Federation and Egypt

Hosts Russia look to continue their winning momentum gained after a resounding win in their opening game of FIFA World Cup 2018 when they take on Egypt in their second Group A fixture at the St...

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