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    Brazil set to put dour shows behind

    Reuters . Vienna | Updated at 12:05am on June 12, 2018

    If anything summed up Brazil’s new approach under coach Tite, it was his celebration of the fact that they committed only eight fouls in Sunday’s...

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    Neymar’s Brazil look strong

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 12:05am on June 10, 2018

    Neymar’s acclaimed return ahead of the World Cup supplied Brazil with an immeasurable boost, but holders Germany and Argentina arrive at the tournament confronting inconsistent...

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    Lacklustre Germany beat Saudi Arabia

    Reuters | Updated at 01:53am on June 09, 2018

    World champions Germany failed to hit top gear as they edged to a 2-1 victory over Saudi Arabia in a lacklustre World Cup dress rehearsal...

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    Ozil injury scare for Germany

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:05am on June 08, 2018

    Arsenal star Mesut Ozil will miss Germany’s final warm-up match today with a knee injury, but the attacking midfielder’s participation in the World Cup is...

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    Police give all clear after Berlin school alarm

    Reuters | Updated at 03:41pm on June 05, 2018

    German police gave the all clear on Tuesday after sealing off and searching a primary school in Berlin and the surrounding area, prompted by...

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    Sane left out, Neuer makes Germany squad

    Reuters . Berlin | Updated at 11:35pm on June 04, 2018

    Attacking midfielder Leroy Sane was a surprise omission from Joachim Low’s final Germany squad for the World Cup finals on Monday as goalkeeper Manuel Neuer...

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    Austria stun Germany, England win

    Reuters . Bern | Updated at 12:05am on June 04, 2018

    England manager Gareth Southgate was delighted with his side’s performance in a 2-1 win over Nigeria but Germany’s Joachim Low was angry after the world...

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    Germany crash to Austria on Neuer's comeback

    Agence France-Presse. Klagenfurt | Updated at 11:37am on June 03, 2018

    Manuel Neuer looks set to go to the World Cup, but Germany's goalkeeper was unable to prevent his team crashing 2-1 to Austria on his...

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    AFP | Updated at 12:05am on June 02, 2018

    Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka expressed relief after getting good news about a training ground injury that threatened to scupper his World Cup chances for Switzerland...

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    Low to decide Neuer’s WC fate Sunday

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:05am on June 02, 2018

    Joachim Low has said he will only decide on Sunday whether to take Germany’s captain and goalkeeper Manuel Neuer to the World Cup after eight...