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Factbox: France vs Croatia

France play Croatia in the World Cup final in Moscow on Sunday. The French are aiming for a second world title while Croatia will...

Dejected England, Belgium aim to leave World Cup on a high

England manager Gareth Southgate admits the World Cup third-place play-off is a game that no team wants to play, but Saturday's match against Belgium...

Mandzukic sends Croatia into first World Cup final

Mario Mandzukic scored in the 109th minute as Croatia came from behind to beat England 2-1 after extra time on Wednesday and reach their...

World Cup preview: Croatia vs England

This is a FIFA World Cup semi-final decades in the making. Both sides have waited patiently for their turn, each experiencing heartbreak in prior...

Umtiti header sends France into World Cup final

Samuel Umtiti’s 51st-minute header sent an impressive France into the World Cup final with a 1-0 win over Belgium in an absorbing first semi-final...

Croatia end Russia’s World Cup dream on penalties

Croatia ended Russia’s unlikely World Cup dream when they won 4-3 on penalties to eliminate the gallant hosts after a dramatic quarter-final ended 2-2...

Brazil World Cup exit ‘the saddest moment of my career’ –...

Neymar has expressed his anguish after Brazil were knocked out of the World Cup on Friday, losing 2-1 to Belgium in the quarter-finals in...

Beers, tears and cheers as England fans go wild over World...

People erupted in celebration and the beer went flying as England reached the World Cup semi-finals for the first time in 28 years on...

Beckham, Ibrahimovic in bet over Sweden vs England

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and David Beckham have agreed on the terms of a friendly wager ahead of the England v Sweden World Cup quarter-final on...

Five reasons behind Russia’s historic success

As the nation of Russia still reels in a state of disbelief following the unprecedented penalty shootout victory against mighty Spain, the question on...

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