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World cup: Colombia striker Falcao accuses US ref of being bias

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Colombia striker Radamel Falcao has accused referee Mike Geiger of bias after their World Cup shootout defeat to England. The Former Manchester United and Chelsea striker Falcao was left furious with the American match official, who issued six of the eight yellow cards to Colombia, while 23 of the 36 …

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World Cup: England break penalty jinx to edge Colombia in shootout

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England edged Colombia 4-3 on penalties to halt a run of five successive shootout defeats at major tournaments and book a quarter-final clash against Sweden at the World Cup. Harry Kane fired England ahead with his tournament-leading sixth goal just before the hour in Moscow, converting a penalty after he …

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World Cup: Today’s Round of 16 fixtures- Tuesday, July 3

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The two round of 16 matches yesterday were explosive. Brazil had it tough from Mexico before finally breaking through with a 2-0 win. Also, it was a fascinating encounter between Belgium and Japan before the Europeans came from behind to make it through to the quarterfinals. Just like yesterday, two …

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World cup: England would find Sweden tough –Eriksson

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Former England manager Sven-Goran Eriksson has tipped Gareth Southgate’s team to beat Colombia in the World Cup last 16 but said his native Sweden would be tough opponents if they meet in the quarter-finals. Eriksson, who coached England to two successive World Cup quarter-finals, in 2002 and 2006, said he …

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Colombia end Africa’s World Cup dream

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Colombia ended Africa’s World Cup dream on Thursday after defeating Senegal 1-0 to top World Cup Group H. The South American side finished with six points and Japan ended on four points, edging out Senegal on the fair play criteria. England and Belgium, who play later, will be the opponents …

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Russia 2018: ‘Africa back Senegal to reach knockout stage’

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Senegal will “have the whole continent behind them” when they look to become the only team from Africa to reach the World Cup knockout stage in Russia, says defender Kalidou Koulibaly. Egypt, Morocco, Nigeria and Tunisia have all fallen at the group stage. Senegal will set up a last-16 date …

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World cup 2018: Today’s fixtures- Thursday, June 28

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The third round of World Cup group matches continues today, with Senegal (only African hopefuls) locking horns with Colombia in order to secure a ticket to the next round. Also, England who have already secured their slot will be tackling Belgium to determine the table topper. Two Group matches are …

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World Cup: Today’s fixtures- Sunday, June 24

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The second round of World Cup group matches concludes today, with England as well as Senegal back in action. Gareth Southgate’s side will close in on the knockout stages if they can beat Panama to make it two wins out of two, while the qualification picture in Group H will …

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RUSSIA 2018: Today’s matches

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It is the turn of Group H to feature in the World Cup, while hosts Russia are also in action against Egypt. First in action are Colombia, who play Japan in Saransk on Tuesday lunchtime, before fellow Group H sides Poland and Senegal meet in Moscow later that day. Tuesday’s …

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