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    Honda drives Japan to deserved draw

    Reuters. Yekaterinburg | Updated at 11:01pm on June 24, 2018

    Midfielder Keisuke Honda came off the bench to salvage a 2-2 draw for Japan against Senegal, as both teams were locked at the top of...

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    FIFA investigates Shaqiri and Xhaka celebrations

    Reuters | Updated at 05:54pm on June 24, 2018

    FIFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against Switzerland players Xherdan Shaqiri and Granit Xhaka, looking into their goal celebrations during Friday's win...

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    Argentina, Messi on brink of WC exit

    Agence France-Presse . Nizhniy Novgorod | Updated at 01:00am on June 22, 2018

    Lionel Messi's World Cup dream was left hanging by a thread as Croatia powered into the last 16 with a 3-0 rout of Argentina here...

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    Brazil pledges support for Bangladesh football

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:10pm on June 20, 2018

    Former Brazilian great Zico is likely to visit Bangladesh after the ongoing Russia World Cup, Brazilian ambassador in Dhaka Joao Tabajara de Oliveira Junior said...

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    Suarez sends Uruguay into last 16

    Reuters . Rostov-On-Don | Updated at 11:16pm on June 20, 2018

    Luis Suarez marked his 100th international cap by sending Uruguay into the last 16 of the World Cup as the striker benefited from some poor...

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    Socceroos scared of Eriksen

    Agence France-Presse . Kazan | Updated at 12:05am on June 21, 2018

    Captain Mile Jedinak says Australia cannot afford to focus solely on dangerman Christian Eriksen when they face Denmark looking for the win that could save...

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    Pressure on Germany really high: Muller

    Agence France-Presse . Sochi | Updated at 12:05am on June 21, 2018

    Germany star Thomas Muller says the reigning world champions are feeling the pressure as they prepare for this weekend’s game against Sweden at risk of...

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    France vow to up the ante as rivals flounder

    Agence France-Presse . Yekaterinburg | Updated at 12:05am on June 21, 2018

    With their title rivals failing to fire, France have vowed to ramp up the intensity and put their stamp on the World Cup with victory...

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    Comics fly in to give Iceland surprise boost

    AFP   | Updated at 12:05am on June 21, 2018

    Iceland’s footballers have received a surprise morale-boosting visit in Russia by a quartet of comedians from back home, an official from the Nordic team’s camp...

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    Egypt pay heavy price for errors

    Reuters . St Petersburg | Updated at 12:05am on June 21, 2018

    Egypt’s World Cup hopes were left in tatters after a disastrous spell at the start of the second half in Tuesday’s 3-1 loss to hosts...