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  • FIFA World Cup 2018: Japan make history with World Cup win against 10-man Colombia

    Saransk: Yuya Osako exacted sweet revenge for Japan on Tuesday as the Blue Samurai beat Colombia 2-1, becoming the first Asian side ever to beat a South American team at the World Cup. Osako’s 73rd-minute winner meant the Japanese avenged their 4-1 mauling in the group stages of Brazil 2014 as Colombia played with a man down for 86 minutes in Saransk.

  • FIFA World Cup 2018 Match 16: Poland vs Senegal LIVE Blog

    Poland and Senegal are going to start their campaign in FIFA World Cup 2018 today when they will play against each other at Spartak football Stadium in Moscow. Both the teams are in the group H along with Colombia and Japan, who are also going to play against each other today.

  • FIFA World Cup 2018: Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny calls for protests during tournament

    Moscow: Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny today called for nationwide protests during the World Cup over a government plan to raise the retirement age for the first time in its modern history. The Kremlin announced the unpopular hike to the state pension age for women and men, going up to 63 and 65 respectively, on the day the tournament started on June 15.

  • FIFA World Cup 2018: FPJ’s dream XI predictions for Poland and Senegal

    In the group H match in the FIFA World Cup 2018, Poland will play against Senegal today at the Spartak football Stadium in Moscow. Both the teams have suffered a long wait to qualify for a World Cup tournament as Poland played last at 2006 World Cup, while Senegal played in 2002 World Cup, which was the only World Cup tournament in which it qualified.

  • FIFA World Cup 2018: FPJ’s dream XI predictions for Russia and Egypt

    Russia absolutely destroyed Saudi Arabia in the opening game of the tournament. Their scoreline of 5-0 showed the intent the team has with them and hosts can be hopeful. Russia is ranked the lowest in the FIFA rankings among the teams participating in the World Cup. And, the game against Egypt won’t be easy for the hosts as the Egyptian King will be making an appearance for his team after missing team’s

  • FIFA World Cup 2018: Saudi Arabia’s team plane catches fire in mid-air

    Rostov-On-Don: The plane carrying Saudi Arabia’s World Cup team suffered a fire in one of its engines as the players flew to Rostov-on-Don for their next match, the Saudi football federation said today. The aircraft landed safely after what one of the Saudi players called a “simple malfunction”. “It was a small fire in one of the engines, the right engine, but the plane landed safely,” association president Ahmad Al Harbi told

  • FIFA World Cup 2018: Belgium beat Panama 3-0 in World Cup

    Sochi:  Romelu Lukaku netted a brace as a much-improved second-half performance gave Belgium an ultimately comfortable 3-0 victory over tournament debutants Panama in their World Cup opener in Sochi on Monday.

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    FIFA World Cup 2018: Senegal to face confident Poland

    Moscow: Senegal will aim to repeat the heroics of their 2002 team when they start their 2018 FIFA World Cup campaign against a confident Poland in a Group H match at the Spartak Stadium here on Tuesday. While Senegal are making their comeback to the World Cup after their 2002 show till the quarter-finals, Poland are in Russia after failing to qualify for the 2010 and 2014 editions.

  • FIFA World Cup 2018 Match 14: Tunisia vs England LIVE Blog

    England is set to play against Tunisia in the first match of group G in the FIFA World Cup 2018. The match will be played at Volgograd Arena football stadium in Volgograd city in Russia. England, who won the World Cup title once in 1966, last registered victory in World Cup tournaments by 1-0 in 2010 in the match against Slovenia.

  • FIFA World Cup 2018 Match 13: Belgium vs Panama LIVE Blog

    Belgium will take on ‘first-timers’ Panama in FIFA World Cup’s match number 13. The game will be played between the two sides who have contrasting styles. This is a debut game for Panama and they will play with no intentions of giving Belgium an easy win. Hernan Dario Gomez will lead the Panama side to their debut World Cup match. Panama caused a sensation by qualifying for Russia from the CONCACAF zone at the

  • FIFA World Cup 2018: FPJ’s dream XI predictions for Tunisia and England

    In the group G match of FIFA World Cup 2018, Tunisia and England are set to face each other today at the Volgograd Arena football stadium in Volgograd city in Russia. England will be filled with the hunger to register a win in the tournament as their last victory in World Cup tournament occurred in a match against Slovenia in 2010.

  • FIFA World Cup 2018: Colombia look to ride Radamel Falcao, James Rodriguez show against Japan

    Saransk: Colombia will look to 2014 Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez and top scorer Radamel Falcao for inspiration when they take on Japan in their Group H FIFA World Cup opener here on Tuesday. Colombia have tougher outings against Poland and Senegal after the Japan game and the Andean nation will look to repeat their group stage 4-1 2014 World Cup triumph over the Blue Samurais.