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FIFA World Cup 2018: Argentina seek great escape via rejuvenated Nigeria

Lying a humiliating last in a group they were expected to win, Argentina must beat Nigeria on Tuesday to have any chance of progressing and keeping …

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Crisis hit Sporting Lisbon relace president

Bruno de Carvalho, the president of crisis-hit Sporting Lisbon, said Sunday that he was standing down after supporters voted that he should</i> …

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Arsenal and Lazio in transfer battle to sign Liverpool target Gelson Martins this summer - report

Arsenal and Lazio are set to go head-to-head over a deal for Sporting Lisbon ace Gelson Martins this summer, according to reports emerging from Italy.<p>…

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Uruguay vs Russia: World Cup 2018 prediction, betting tips, odds, kick-off time, team news and line-ups, what TV channel, live stream online, head to head

Uruguay vs Russia | World Cup 2018, Group A | Monday, June 25 | Samara Arena<p>World Cup hosts Russia will battle it out with Uruguay for top spot in …

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Arsenal and Liverpool fall behind Atletico in the race for top target’s signature

Gelson Martins may pass up the opportunity to play in the Premier League for a move to Atletico MadridSporting CP’s implosion has seen several star …

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Uruguay defender Gimenez ruled out of final group match

SAMARA, Russia (AP) Uruguay defender Jose Maria Gimenez has been ruled out of the team’s final World Cup group match because of a right thigh …

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Spain vs Morocco live score and goal updates from World Cup 2018 Group B clash in Kaliningrad

Diego Costa finally thriving for Spain<p>Diego Costa will look to continue his goalscoring form in Russia on Monday as Spain bid to book their last 16 …

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Spain vs Morocco: 5 things to look forward to

REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes<p>The final round of group stage matches intrigues as those already packing their bags face teams still fighting to …

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World Cup 2018 Golden Boot Standings: Top Goalscorers Headed into Week 3

Harry Kane leads Cristiano Ronaldo and Romelu Lukaku by one goal in the race for the Golden Boot at the 2018 FIFA World Cup.<p>Kane became the most prolific player in Russia after netting a hat-trick to help England beat Panama 6-1 on Sunday. His goals have propelled the Three Lions to consecutive …

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"Don't Touch my Grizou" - Paul Pogba Comes to the Defence of Antoine Griezmann

​France star Paul Pogba has come to the defence of fellow countryman Antoine Griezmann, claiming that the Atletico Madrid striker is in fine form, …

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FIFA World Cup 2018: Queiroz, Iran in Ronaldo's Crosshairs as Portugal Target Last 16

Cristiano Ronaldo will look to fire his country into the last 16 of the World Cup on Monday at the expense of former Portugal coach Carlos Queiroz …

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Kickoff: Spain, Portugal can't coast to World Cup 2nd round

MOSCOW (AP) - Portugal and Spain opened up their World Cup campaigns with an entertaining draw. Now each team wants a routine victory to secure its …

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FIFA World Cup 2018: France out to show they are special against Denmark

France have yet to shine at the World Cup, but they have good reason to show they have something special when they take on Denmark in their Group C …

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Sergio Aguero to be dropped by Argentina boss Jorge Sampaoli as players fail in bid to have manager sacked

Sergio Aguero is set to be axed by Argentina for their must-win group game against Nigeria on Tuesday.<p>The Manchester City striker is one of several …

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Pep Guardiola discusses Leeds United's new boss Marcelo Bielsa

Leeds United's new boss has an army of fans in the footballing world.<p>The likes of Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola, Mauricio Pochettino of Spurs …

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'I have to accept it' - Pogba admits to 'issues' with Mourinho

The France international says that his second season at Manchester United was not as ideal as it could have been<p>Paul Pogba has admitted that he had "some small issues" with Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho throughout the 2017-18 season.<p>The France international, who is currently at the World …

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World Cup 2018 Standings: Predicting Monday's Scores, Results and Updated Tables

Spain can win Group B by beating Morocco in Kaliningrad at the 2018 FIFA World Cup on Monday. La Roja could condemn Portugal to second place on goal difference, even though Cristiano Ronaldo will help the UEFA Euro 2016 winners edge past a stubborn Iran side in Saransk.<p>Top spot is up for grabs in …

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Manchester United's Anthony Martial 'in advanced contract talks with Juventus'

Manchester United forward Anthony Martial could be heading to Juventus, according to reports in France.<p>Since the France international's agent spoke …

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Uruguay and Atletico Madrid Defender Set to Miss Russia World Cup Clash With Thigh Injury

Uruguay defender Jose Giminez is set to be left out of his side's clash with Russia on Monday as the player is suffering from a thigh injury.<p>A …

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Why Do Soccer Teams Have Such Weird Names?

Sporting KC. DC United. Birmingham City FC. What's up with that?<p>Why do soccer teams have weird names like “DC United” or “Sporting KC” while just …

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Spain vs Morocco LIVE World Cup 2018: Prediction, how to watch online, what time, what channel, team news, line-ups, betting odds

Morocco have already been eliminated from the World Cup which leaves the door open for Spain to take advantage and qualify as group winners. They are …

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Unhappy Renard continues ref rant

Herve Renard is hoping for a backlash from his Morocco players to what he believes is their "unfair" exit from the World Cup.<p>Having lost to Iran in …

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SHOCKING! Liverpool and Real Madrid target is Sarri's 'dream signing'

Share Email Comments<p>‘If Real Madrid hadn’t made a move for Alisson then he definitely would have been Sarri’s dream signing’<p>Maurizio Sarri’s to …

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Kalidou Koulibaly to Thomas Partey: 7 African players Premier League clubs should consider signing this summer

With the World Cup in full swing, the transfer market is a tad quiet....for now.<p>But that could change once the sun has set on the feast of football …

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Atletico win U19 Copa del Rey title against Real Madrid

Another derby in the U19 cup final<p>Manolo Cano's <b>Atletico Madrid</b> U19 team have become the best youth side in Spain, completing a treble with a 3-1 Copa …

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4 Key Battles That Could Decide Uruguay's Group A Clash With Russia on Monday

Group A of the 2018 World Cup draws to a close on Monday with Uruguay and Russia having both qualified for the knockout stages with a game to …

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I have matured since Chiellini biting incident, says Luis Suarez

Luis Suarez claims he has matured since the 2014 World Cup, when he received a lengthy suspension for biting Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini.<p>Uruguay …

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Are Everton really looking at Juventus striker target?

Blues being linked with Spanish international<p>BACKGROUND<p>Spain are slowly undergoing a metamorphosis at the international level as age catches up on some of their worldbeaters for the last decade and some new players are staking their claim at the side.<p>In the new guard comes forward Rodrigo Moreno, …

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Uruguay vs Russia live streaming FREE: How to watch World Cup 2018 clash without paying a penny

<b>URUGUAY will face Russia in both side's final group games of the 2018 World Cup.</b><p>Both teams are already through the knockout stages, having won both …

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Atletico midfielder Niguez has hit out at Spain decision to sack Lopetegui two days before World Cup

Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez has hit out at Spain's decision to sack Julen Lopetegui two days before World Cup: 'Of course it has affected …

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