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  • Sweden set to stop English hurri(K)ane

    Repino : Enthused by an exciting young squad and a potentially kind draw against Sweden in tomorrow’s quarter-final, England fans are starting to believe they can end a 52-year wait to win the World Cup.

  • Pickford the hero as England’s penalty curse ends

    Moscow : The research paid off for Jordan Pickford. When Carlos Bacca stepped up to take Colombia’s fifth and final penalty, Pickford knew he was likely to shoot to the left.

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    Forsberg nets winner, enter quarters after 24 years  

  • FIFA World Cup 2018: FPJ’s dream XI predictions for Colombia vs England

    Colombia and England will clash in the round of 16 today in the Spartak Stadium Moscow at 11:30 pm (IST) James Rodriguez is Colombia’s only injury doubt, with the 2014 Golden Boot winner struggling with a calf problem. While scans have revealed no major injury, the team has refused to confirm whether he will be fit to play against England, if James does not play this match, it will be very hard

  • Will Kane be a pain for Colombia?

    South Americans will look to stop in-form England skipper in their chase of quarter-finals berth .

  • FIFA World Cup 2018: England will look to end World Cup jinx of knockout against Colombia

    Moscow, England will try and overcome the weight of the history of knockout heartbreaks in recent past when they face Colombia in the last 16 of the FIFA World Cup here on Tuesday while the South American outfit will attempt to secure a place in the quarter-finals for the second time in succession. England changed nine of their outfield players as they lost to Belgium in their last group game. Coach Gareth


    England striker says he can score in every WC game

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    FIFA World Cup 2018: Argentina’s last-minute entry in knockout to Germany’s exit, a look at tournament journey so far

    With a grand opening of Russian victory over Saudi Arabia by 5-0, FIFA World Cup 2018 has now entered the professional stage with round of 16. The group stage is over and it saw lots of twists and turns for various teams. For instance, defending champion Germany’s shocking exit in the first round, Mexico’s qualification in knockout stage in spite of a loss to Sweden, Argentina’s dramatic entry into the knockout stage

  • Colombia sneak past Senegal into knockouts

    Samara : A powerful header from Barcelona’s Yerry Mina fired Colombia into the last 16 of the World Cup with a 1-0 win over Group H rivals Senegal, who crashed out due to a poorer disciplinary record than Japan.

  • Can Lions Of Teranga Tame Colombia ?

    Samara : Senegal must cut out the defensive errors and find a way to get Sadio Mane firing like he does for Liverpool if they are to tame Colombia on Thursday and reach the World Cup last 16. Coach Aliou Cisse was critical of his pacy and powerful side after their 2-2 draw with Japan on Sunday, saying their opponents were the better team, and called on forward Mane to step it

  • Honda ride helps Japan stall Senegal victory march

    Yekaterinburg (Russia) : Substitute Keisuke Honda equalised with 12 minutes left as Japan twice pegged back Senegal in a thrilling 2-2 draw on Sunday that leaves World Cup Group ‘H’ wide open.

  • Colombia, Poland aim to recover from defeats

    Kazan : Smarting from their opening game defeat against Japan, under-pressure Colombia will have their task cut out against wounded Poland in a Group H FIFA World Cup clash here on Sunday.

  • Japan put party on hold after making World Cup history        

    Saransk: Japan coach Akira Nishino joked about organising a parade through Saransk to celebrate a slice of World Cup history on Tuesday after his side shocked 10-man Colombia. The Japanese were widely written off as Group H contenders when Nishino was brought in as head coach in April, leaving him precious little time to prepare for the Russian showpiece.

  • FIFA World Cup 2018 Match 15: Colombia vs Japan LIVE Blog

    Colombia is one of the teams who can win this competition, and James Rodriguez who won the Golden boot at the 2014 FIFA World Cup for scoring 6 goals, is said to be on the peak of his career and is expected to show the same skill which he showed last time, Rodriguez along with Radamel Falcao can cause a lot of damage to Japan.