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2018 World Cup: England vs Sweden Head To Head Record

ENGLAND will take on Sweden in the quarter-finals of the 2018 World Cup if they beat Colombia – but what’s their record against the Scandinavian country in major tournaments? England takes on Colombia this evening looking to win their first knockout-match in a World Cup for the first time in 12 years. Sweden have already booked their place in the ...

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JAPAN CAPTAIN HASEBE RETIRES FROM INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL

MOSCOW, July 3 (Sputnik) – Japan midfielder and captain Makoto Hasebe announced his retirement from international football on Tuesday, following his team round of 16 exit from the FIFA World Cup. Japan threw away a two-goal lead to go crashing out of the tournament after losing to Belgium 3-2 on Monday. “First of all, I thank you for supporting Japan ...

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Christiano Ronaldo Sends Message To Harry Kane On Instagram

Harry Kane leads the race for the 2018 World Cup Golden Boot award after netting a hat-trick in England’s 6-1 win over Panama on Sunday afternoon. The Tottenham striker, considered by some as the best number nine in the world at present, added to the two goals he scored against Tunisia in England’s opening match of the tournament. Kane rifled ...

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2018 FIFA World Cup: Three Areas Le Blues Improved Upon- Peru

After a lacklustre performance against Australia, France did improve marginally against Peru. Here’s a look at what went right for Les Bleus After narrowly stumbling past Australia in the first round of fixtures of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, the intimidating French side took on Peru in a game that was capable of sending them into the round of 16 ...

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WORLD CUP 2018 UPDATE: HOW SOUTH GATE COMPARES WITH JOSE AND CONTE

England boss Gareth Southgate has similar qualities to Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte, says his right-hand man Steve Holland. Holland worked with a glittering array of top coaches during his six years at Chelsea, including Carlo Ancelotti, Rafael Benitez, as well as Manchester United manager Mourinho and Conte. He first worked with Southgate at England U21s and the pair have overseen a ...

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WORLD CUP: FIFA FINES MEXICO OVER DISCRIMINATORY CHANTS DURING GAME

FIFA has confirmed that the Mexican federation have been hit with a fine after fans were found to have made discriminatory chants against Germany. The Mexican Football Federation (FMF) has been fined CHF 10,000 (£7,616/$10,035) by FIFA in relation to “discriminatory and insulting chants” at the World Cup. Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer was the latest to be targeted by an alleged homophobic slur, a common chant among the Mexican ...

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World Cup 2108: Lionel Messi Lost His Head

The 2018 World Cup represented the last chance for Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi to add the biggest and best trophy in football to their incredible collection. While Ronaldo has scored four goals in Portugal’s opening two matches, Lionel Messi’s Argentina are on the brink of elimination. Messi missed a penalty as Argentina drew their first match against Iceland 1-1. ...

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FIFA World Cup 2018: Cristiano Ronaldo’s Return To Action, Iran’s Mission Impossible Coach Herve Renard Admits

After an exhilarating first six days, the seventh day of the World Cup will see some of the biggest players in action. Cristiano Ronaldo, fresh from his hat-trick against Spain in Portugal’s opener will headline their clash against Morocco. Spain, meanwhile, take on Iran in the other clash from the group. The next match will see Barcelona striker Luis Suarez ...

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FIFA World Cup 2018: Russia Still Have Work To Do, Coach Stanislav Cherchesov After Beating Egypt 3-1

Saint Petersburg: Russia coach Stanislav Cherchesov says the World Cup hosts hope for many more celebrations after putting one foot in the last 16 by beating Mohamed Salah’s Egypt 3-1 on Tuesday. The men in red have scored eight times in their first two matches after also beating Saudi Arabia 5-0 in the opening game in Moscow last Thursday. The results ...

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