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Expect A Cat-astrophic Win As Cat Predicts Nigeria’s Victory Against Argentina

Expect A Cat-astrophic Win As Cat Predicts Nigeria’s Victory Against Argentina

The Argentina federation were even moved on Saturday to confirm that Sampaoli would continue for the final group game among rumours of a rift between players and coach. Former FIFA World Cup and B...

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Gernot Rohr thinks Nigeria are ahead of schedule in team's development

Gernot Rohr thinks Nigeria are ahead of schedule in team's development

The Arsenal man relishes representing his country and would certainly become a national hero overnight if he can influence the tie in favour of the Super Eagles . Musa has scored at two different W...

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Kane scores hat-trick as England beat Panama 6-1

Kane scores hat-trick as England beat Panama 6-1

England seeing out the game by keeping the ball and Panama seeing the game out by chasing it. As well as the last 16, England is also on course for its biggest win at the World Cup. As it stand...

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Argentina starting eleven confirmed, Lionel MESSI and Gonzalo HIGUAIN start

Argentina starting eleven confirmed, Lionel MESSI and Gonzalo HIGUAIN start

With maximum points in Russian Federation following wins over Nigeria and Argentina , group leaders Croatia have already claimed one of the group's berths in the Round of 16. Though, in our Arge...

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Missing Messi fan’s body found in Kerala river

Missing Messi fan’s body found in Kerala river

Dinu was missing since 5 am on Friday. The body of a young ardent Argentina football fan, Dinu Alex (30) was recovered from a lake in Kottayam , two days after he went missing soon after his favour...

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Bert van Marwijk feeling Australian ahead of facing 'emotional' Peru

Whatever Australia did would ultimately have been in vain as they needed Denmark to lose against France to maintain any chance of making it out of Group C - the Danes played out a 0-0 draw in Moscow...

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Former LSU star Ben Simmons named NBA Rookie of the Year

Former LSU star Ben Simmons named NBA Rookie of the Year

He beat out finalists Donovan Mitchell of Utah and Jayson Tatum of Boston . The NBA Awards are being held in Los Angeles and the rookie award was contentious, with Mitchell and others questio...

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Fans, pundits react to Group B VAR chaos

However, they can still play a huge role going into the final fixture as Spain , Portugal and Iran are all still susceptible to facing an elimination. Russian Federation await Spain and the hos...

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'No Mercy' For Messi, Says Rohr Ahead Of Nigeria, Argentina Showdown

'No Mercy' For Messi, Says Rohr Ahead Of Nigeria, Argentina Showdown

If Argentina and Nigeriadraw, Iceland will advanceif it beats Croatia by a two-goal margin and also score at least one more than Nigeria . Ighalo knows full well just how much is riding on his si...

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FPJ's dream XI predictions for Denmark vs France

FPJ's dream XI predictions for Denmark vs France

If you read the whole article, you would have seen I was comparing this team with the 1998 team", Hareide said. Deschamps admitted he could rest players in danger of suspension, with midfield trio P...

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Reds prepare Xherdan Shaqiri offer, huge Nabil Fekir revelation

Reds prepare Xherdan Shaqiri offer, huge Nabil Fekir revelation

Liverpool though, are one club that seem to be taking their chances in pursuit of Asensio as they look to bolster their attack this summer. It had been reported Fekir would be joining Liverpool shor...

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Dark horses, the pain for Spain and VAR

Dark horses, the pain for Spain and VAR

Alan Shearer criticised the referee's performance in Iran's 1-1 draw with Portugal in Group B on Monday. Prior to his World Cup save, if Beiranvand was noted it was for his famous throws; s...

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Renault F1 boss Cyril Abiteboul's comments on Red Bull/Honda deal change everything

Renault F1 boss Cyril Abiteboul's comments on Red Bull/Honda deal change everything

You have Honda basically working for Red Bull and Toro Rosso only, so it is designed around your auto. Red Bull have used Cosworth, Ferrari and Renault engines in the past without ever having ...

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Spain, Portugal, VAR, Morocco, Iran, Limbs Everywhere, Football Is Broken, Twitter Reacts

Spain, Portugal, VAR, Morocco, Iran, Limbs Everywhere, Football Is Broken, Twitter Reacts

But there's 90 minutes in football, .as Iago Aspas's stoppage-time goal, . saves Spain for the 2-2 draw , . and sees them advance to the round of 16. One of them said "we hope those people will b...

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US Open will consider pregnancy in seedings

US Open will consider pregnancy in seedings

You're talking about Serena Williams . Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova occupies the 32nd seed spot and the former world No. 4 may well find herself dropping out. 183 in the world. "Having won so...

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Portugal player ratings versus Iran

Portugal player ratings versus Iran

Things didn't get any easier once the Cup started. For a defence that has the experienced, high-quality pairing of Sergio Ramos and Gerard Pique at its heart, Spain's back four has looked shak...

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Record-breaking Musa ready for Argentina clash

Record-breaking Musa ready for Argentina clash

According to Vavel.com , Argentina players will pick the squad Tuesday against Nigeria in an all-important match with Sampaoli no longer making decisions. 'The relationship with Sampaoli is totall...

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Broussard: LeBron hasn't made decision yet due to

Broussard: LeBron hasn't made decision yet due to "so many moving parts"

Until LeBron James makes his free agency decision, the most of the rest of National Basketball Association free agency will be placed on hold as every team with a significant budget waits to see whe...

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Houston Rockets star James Harden named NBA's MVP

Houston Rockets star James Harden named NBA's MVP

James Harden of the Houston Rockets was voted the NBA's Most Valuable Player, beating out four-time victor LeBron James and Anthony Davis of the Pelicans at the NBA Awards today. Rudy Gobert ...

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Spain held by Morocco but Iago Aspas goal ensures they face Russian Federation

Spain held by Morocco but Iago Aspas goal ensures they face Russian Federation

A thrilling encounter on the Baltic Coast was not over just yet, though, as Spanish sub Iago Aspas saw his goal awarded by VAR in stoppage time, after originally being given offside, in order for F...

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Argentina players celebrate Messi's 31st birthday

Argentina players celebrate Messi's 31st birthday

It's part of a disappointing global run in which Messi's only medal with Argentina came 10 years ago at the Summer Olympics. Sampaoli, who took over a year ago with Argentina struggling during ...

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Xhaka and Shaqiri goal celebrations bring Balkan politics to World Cup

Xhaka and Shaqiri goal celebrations bring Balkan politics to World Cup

Despite being under pressure following a 1-1 draw against Brazil in their first match of the tournament, the Switzerland team did not lose calm till the last minute in their must win second game. Sw...

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Emmanuel Petit: Messi needs to wake up, he should be ashamed

Emmanuel Petit: Messi needs to wake up, he should be ashamed

It took 53 minutes for the deadlock to be broken, but the South American side paid for their slapdash defending as Rebic's strike rippled the net. Former AFA head Luis Segura quit after he and six ...

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Hummels: Win over Sweden can be Germany’s catalyst

Hummels: Win over Sweden can be Germany’s catalyst

His stints with Mexico's Puebla and Brazil's Sao Paulo sandwiched six titles, league and cup, with Colombia's Atletico Nacional. On Saturday, as Mexico was beating South Korea the large continent ...

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Roger Federer pushed hard, but advances to Gerry Weber semis

Roger Federer pushed hard, but advances to Gerry Weber semis

The Swiss needs to win the title on Sunday - it would be his 10th at the event - to remain world No. 1 heading into Wimbledon . Federer showed signs of frustration during the opening stages of seco...

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Man Utd midfielder Pogba (again) admits 'small issues' with Mourinho

Man Utd midfielder Pogba (again) admits 'small issues' with Mourinho

Pogba's current focus is on helping France progress in the World Cup , with the French best-placed to finish top of their group. Players tend to announce that global competitions are their last o...

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Ronaldo Has Penalty Saved Against Iran

Ronaldo Has Penalty Saved Against Iran

WOW! It's a stunning goal from Ricardo Quaresma (aka the gypsy) outside of the boot! Cristiano Ronaldo being the main target and the captain was forced to intervene. Want smart analysis, opinions...

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Switzerland awaits Federation Internationale de Football Association judgment on 'provocative' gestures

Switzerland awaits Federation Internationale de Football Association judgment on 'provocative' gestures

Xhaka, Shaqiri and Lichtsteiner would likely have been shown a yellow card at the time for their celebrations. It turns out that while both the players grew up in Switzerland , they have ethnic Alb...

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Jorge Sampaoli Will Reportedly Axe Sergio Aguero After Failed Argentina 'Mutiny'

Jorge Sampaoli Will Reportedly Axe Sergio Aguero After Failed Argentina 'Mutiny'

Barring an unlikely sequence of results, this gilded generation of players looks like being forever remembered for a succession of bitter defeats. Mascherano, who has represented Argentina since 2...

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Mexico Proves It's No Fluke at World Cup

Mexico Proves It's No Fluke at World Cup

South Korea's World Cup hopes are still alive despite defeat by Mexico on Saturday (June 23) but their coach Shin Tae-yong says there are problems with the country's domestic game that can not be...

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Neymar sheds 'tears of joy' after defeating Costa Rica

Neymar sheds 'tears of joy' after defeating Costa Rica

Willian was hauled off at halftime and replaced by Douglas Costa, whose pace and trickery on the right wing allowed him to get in behind Costa Rica's compact defense. That was an apt reflection of h...

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Egypt goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary makes World Cup history vs Saudi Arabia

Egypt goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary makes World Cup history vs Saudi Arabia

However, he could do nothing about a second penalty awarded to Saudi Arabia and was beaten by Salman Al-Faraj. Mohamed Salah and Egypt will be looking for their first ever win in FIFA World Cu...

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Brazil vs Costa Rica: Neymar entitled to feel upset, says teammate Fagner

Brazil vs Costa Rica: Neymar entitled to feel upset, says teammate Fagner

The Brazilian forward burst into tears following his sides later victor over Costa Rice on Friday. "I would like everyone to understand Neymar's situation, and that he no longer has any problem wi...

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Spieth rebounds, shares Travelers first-round lead

Spieth rebounds, shares Travelers first-round lead

With R1 completed, Spieth co-leads with Johnson, his ninth 18-hole lead/co-lead in 144 events, previously 3-for 8 converting. The Northern Irishman, who missed the cut in the year's second major at ...

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On the brink, Argentina handed a final shot at World Cup salvation

On the brink, Argentina handed a final shot at World Cup salvation

Instead it has been a poor world cup , with reports suggesting that the players are calling for the manager to be removed ahead of their final group game. On a closer look, scores of fans across the ...

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The lie of the land ahead of climactic group games

The lie of the land ahead of climactic group games

They can also move on with a loss to the Swedes if Germany lose to or draw with South Korea , who have no points. Pinnick, also a Member of the CAF Executive Committee and Emergency Committee, is...

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Roberto Martínez admits Romelu Lukaku suffered ligament damage in win

Panama did get a consolation goal though, their first ever at a World Cup . I think from past experience fatigue plays a big part if you're going to go deep into this tournament. "They're a very uns...

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Lionel Messi's 31st birthday marked with life-size chocolate sculpture

Lionel Messi's 31st birthday marked with life-size chocolate sculpture

Tolisso acknowledged that, in case of having to play against Argentina , it will be necessary to pay particular attention to Messi . Argentina have had a poor start to the World Cup in Russi...

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Petra Kvitova hits back to beat Magdalena Rybarikova in Birmingham

Petra Kvitova hits back to beat Magdalena Rybarikova in Birmingham

The theme continued into the start of the third and the match was all but over after a second break as Rybarikova sent the ball long, allowing Kvitova to cruise through the closing stages. Of their si...

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Late goal against Sweden keeps Germany’s hopes alive

Late goal against Sweden keeps Germany’s hopes alive

That's the biggest thing you can do as a football player, " he said in the statement. "When you put in 400 passes in a game, then one or two won't go where they should", said Kroos. I am Swedish and I...

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