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Sweden united ahead of Mexico showdown

Sweden united ahead of Mexico showdown

When Bulgaria's Iordan Letchkov knocked out Germany 2-1 with a powerful header in the quarterfinal of the 1994 World Cup , the neutral world rejoiced with certain schadenfreude. Chennai: Football ...

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Rampant Mexico see off South Korea to close on last 16

Rampant Mexico see off South Korea to close on last 16

Although they dominated possession against lacklustre opponents, Mexico also displayed their thrilling counter-attacking game with their second goal, when West Ham striker Hernandez added a neat finis...

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Gareth Southgate downplays tactical significance of training ground photo

Gareth Southgate downplays tactical significance of training ground photo

It was just a front sheet and the front sheet is always the runners and riders for training. Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson said: "It's just the basics really. "As a starting XI we are very or...

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Joel Embiid wastes no time shading top National Basketball Association draft pick

Joel Embiid wastes no time shading top National Basketball Association draft pick

He's arguably the top rookie pick in dynasty league drafts. After selecting Arizona center Deandre Ayton with the first No. 1 overall pick in franchise history, the Phoenix Suns added Villan...

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A controversial Chicharito goal gave Mexico a win over South Korea

Mexico can secure a place in the Round of 16 with a win over South Korea , which must avoid defeat in order to have any chance of reaching the knockout stage of the tournament. Carlos Vela got the ...

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Senegal and Japan fans help clean up stadiums following World Cup games

Senegal and Japan fans help clean up stadiums following World Cup games

In the previous three meetings between the two sides, Japan has failed to defeat Colombia as the former side lost twice while they settled with the share of the spoils in the remaining game. Halil...

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Lakers draft trade aimed at superteam built around LeBron James

Lakers draft trade aimed at superteam built around LeBron James

Wagner averaged 14.6 points and 7.1 rebounds per game and sot 39.4 percent from 3-point range as a junior. Wagner isn't a great defender and like Love, he probably never will be. Cleveland was once ...

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Lakers Inform LiAngleo Ball He Won't Be On Summer League Team

Exactly one year ago, Lonzo looked like a cornerstone of the Lakers' future. Despite going through ups and downs in his rookie season, Ball has shown his potential to become a superstar in the league,...

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World Cup fans celebrating in Mexico City may have caused artificial natural disaster

World Cup fans celebrating in Mexico City may have caused artificial natural disaster

After the defeat by Mexico's team in the first match played at the group level in the FIFA World Cup , the current underachiever Germany boycotted the media. "They are still contenders to win the...

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Shaqiri & Xhaka celebrations spark scandal as politics overshadows Swiss win against Serbia

Another late victor: Xherdan Shaqiri pinched the game for Switzerland . "In football, you have always emotions". Switzerland saw off any late threat from Serbia to run out 2-1 winners and mov...

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Iranian Women Allowed To Watch World Cup Broadcast in Tehran's Azadi Stadium

Iranian Women Allowed To Watch World Cup Broadcast in Tehran's Azadi Stadium

Ronaldo scored a hat-trick in Portugal's 3-3 draw with Spain their World Cup opener, including a stunning free-kick on the stroke of full-time. The U-turn by Tehran provincial council came after the...

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Trump mocks protester at rally: 'Was that a man or a woman?'

Trump mocks protester at rally: 'Was that a man or a woman?'

From there, President Trump will hold a roundtable event with about a dozen elected officials as well as representatives from the mining and steel industry. Kevin McHale now serves as an analyst for...

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Putin trolls Federation Internationale de Football Association by inviting disgraced Blatter to World Cup

Putin trolls Federation Internationale de Football Association by inviting disgraced Blatter to World Cup

At the moment, too busy schedule does not allow Vladimir Putin to visit the matches of the 2018 world Cup. The Kremlin on Wednesday said Vladimir Putin did not watch Russia's surprise win over Eg...

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Messi shouldn't shoulder all responsibility - Sampaoli

Messi shouldn't shoulder all responsibility - Sampaoli

With all the pre-match attention on Messi it was his Real Madrid counterpart Luka Modric who provided the game's true flashes of genius. "I believe I did the best job I could and I quite simply did ...

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Dwight Howard headed from Charlotte Hornets to Brooklyn Nets

Dwight Howard headed from Charlotte Hornets to Brooklyn Nets

The 7-foot-1 Mozgov has not played a full 82-game season since 2013 and has averaged in double figures only once during his eight-year National Basketball Association career. Lakers, then the Houston ...

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Senegal fans celebrate victory over Poland by cleaning the stadium

Senegal fans celebrate victory over Poland by cleaning the stadium

Japan and Senegal supporters at the FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation have become a viral hit after they were filmed cleaning up the stadium after their respective matches. We don't know about yo...

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Cristiano Ronaldo makes more history as Portugal beats Morocco

Cristiano Ronaldo makes more history as Portugal beats Morocco

The European champions took the lead in the fourth minute when Cristiano Ronaldo charged into the box to bury his header and become Europe's top global scorer with 85 goals. This is the World Cup 2...

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The US Open Should Be a Spectacle Not a Debacle

The US Open Should Be a Spectacle Not a Debacle

He won't get it this year, not after an 81 on Saturday that marked the highest score he has ever shot in a U.S. Open and featured a moment that will go down in golf infamy, when he chased after a badl...

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Sideline controversy as Senegal glide past Poland

Sideline controversy as Senegal glide past Poland

But playing in their second World Cup , Senegal showed a passion and physicality that their seeded opponents could not handle. The Poland goalkeeper was more reminiscent of the former Arsenal...

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Philippe Coutinho Nets Stunner But Brazil Held By Solid Switzerland (Photos & Video)

Philippe Coutinho Nets Stunner But Brazil Held By Solid Switzerland (Photos & Video)

But as numerous World Cup favourites have found so far in Russian Federation, friendly performances mean little when the competition kicks off for real and Brazil were found wanting against an a...

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England fans lost their minds over Harry Kane's late game-winning goal

England fans lost their minds over Harry Kane's late game-winning goal

But after deciding last week to make the trip, he said he had been "blown away" by the welcome from the locals in Volgograd, where England will play Tunisia in their World Cup opener on Monday. ...

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Cavs have met with LeBron James’ reps, but his decision remains unclear

Cavs have met with LeBron James’ reps, but his decision remains unclear

In the mind of Shaquille O'Neal, this would be a mistake. In an interview with Ian Begley of ESPN , Shaq spoke about the end of his career, where he got "greedy" and "was trying to make quick stops...

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Michael Porter Jr. cancels workout, may still allow medical evaluations

Michael Porter Jr. cancels workout, may still allow medical evaluations

It seems that with the exception of Luka Doncic who will not be able to attend the draft, no other European player is considered a lock for the lottery of the upcoming National Basketball Associatio...

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Reason why Jose Mourinho is 'angered' by Liverpool's fixtures for 2018/19 campaign

Reason why Jose Mourinho is 'angered' by Liverpool's fixtures for 2018/19 campaign

The Premier League's 20 clubs learned their 2018/19 fate on Thursday morning, when each of their 38 games for the season were announced. Arsenal and Manchester City will collide in a huge curt...

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Yussuf Poulsen goal powers Denmark to 1-0 win over Peru

Yussuf Poulsen goal powers Denmark to 1-0 win over Peru

The dead-ball specialist will look to exploit Peru's diminutive team (one of the smallest in the tournament), by providing excellent service to his countrymen (some of the tallest in the tournament)...

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Taxi runs into crowd in central Moscow, seven people injured

It is understood a number of Mexican national's are among the injured. Interfax news agency cited a source as saying that the driver was drunk at the time of the incident. An ambulance is parked nea...

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Phil Mickelson hits moving ball at U.S. Open

Mickelson took a two-shot penalty for the infraction, then finished up for what was initially reported to be a quadruple bogey nine . He himself apologised, insisting that he had "meant no disrespect...

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No racism concerns for Nigeria captain Mikel

No racism concerns for Nigeria captain Mikel

We certainly have very high quality offensive players and we shouldn't be afraid. Nigeria have qualified for their sixth World Cup - they have only missed one tournament (2006) since their first par...

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Alvarez-Golovkin rematch in September says DL Hoya

Alvarez-Golovkin rematch in September says DL Hoya

That means Alvarez will be cleared to box in September on Mexican Independence weekend in the fight capital. According to ESPN , Golden Boy's final offer was a split of 57.5 percent to 42.5 percent...

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Kyrie Irving not considering contract extension with Celtics

Kyrie Irving not considering contract extension with Celtics

Irving said he knows questions have been raised about Boston's attitude toward - and treatment of - African-American athletes, but his experience has been positive. "So I'm excited to just really u...

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