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‘Mental confusion’ responsible for Leicester defeat – Sarri

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Maurizio Sarri has said “mental confusion” affected his Chelsea players as Leicester City inflicted a first home defeat of the season on the Blues. Jamie Vardy applied a clinical finish to a lightning counter-attack to run out 1-0 winners at Stamford Bridge, with Eden Hazard striking the crossbar in the …

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World cup: Belgium beat England 2-0 to claim third place

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Belgium achieved their best World Cup finish as goals from Thomas Meunier and Eden Hazard secured a 2-0 victory over England in Saturday’s third-place playoff in Saint Petersburg. Meunier, who missed the semi-final loss to France due to suspension, scored after just four minutes before Hazard grabbed a late second …

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World Cup: Kane, Lukaku battle for Golden Boot award

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Belgium and England will meet in the World Cup playoff for third place on Saturday with opposing strikers Romelu Lukaku and Harry Kane vying for the tournament’s Golden Boot. Just as Belgium and England’s dead-rubber game in the group stage carried a sense of unimportance, so third-place playoffs can be …

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‘Lukaku deserves everything’

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Eden Hazard has heaped praise on Belgium team-mate Romelu Lukaku, stating that the striker’s work-rate means he fully merits his wonderful recent record with the Red Devils. Hazard netted twice, as did Lukaku, with Michy Batshuayi adding a late effort as Roberto Martinez’s men strolled to a 5-2 success in …

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