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Messi misses penalty as Argentina held by Iceland

June 17 2018
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Tiny Iceland made a stunning first-ever World Cup appearance on Saturday when they held 2014 runners-up Argentina to a 1-1 draw in a dramatic match where Lionel Messi blew his chance to win it when he had a penalty saved by Hannes Por Halldorsso

Rampant Russia pummel Saudis 5-0 in World Cup opener

June 15 2018
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Finally let loose after a year-long diet of international friendlies, hosts Russia roared their World Cup intent to the rafters on Thursday with a 5-0 tournament-opening win over Saudi Arabia.

Russian women should avoid sex with foreign men during World Cup - lawmaker

June 14 2018
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Russian women should avoid sex with non-white foreign men during the football World Cup because they could become single mothers to mixed race children, a senior lawmaker in Moscow said on Wednesday.

US, Mexico and Canada to host 2026 World Cup

June 13 2018
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The 2026 World Cup will be held in the United States, Mexico and Canada after FIFA’s congress voted on Wednesday to back the tri-nation joint bid for the tournament.

Brazil set to put dour World Cup performances behind them

June 11 2018
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If anything summed up Brazil’s new approach under coach Tite, it was his celebration of the fact that they committed only eight fouls in Sunday’s 3-0 friendly win over Austria.

Special Court acquits alleged match fixing footballers

June 07 2018
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Special Court has acquitted five former footballers including former captain of national football team Sagar Thapa alleged of match-fixing in national and international games.

Egypt, Nigeria continue to splutter in World Cup warm-ups

June 07 2018
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Egypt and Nigeria continued their recent poor form in World Cup warm-up games on Wednesday ahead of their bids to become the first African side to reach the semi-finals of the global showpiece event.

Injured Kompany retained in Belgium World Cup squad

June 04 2018
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Belgium have retained injured Vincent Kompany in their final World Cup squad but put fellow defender Laurent Ciman on standby in case the Manchester City skipper is not fit for their opening match in Russia.

Brazilian pair ruled out of Sunday warmup versus Croatia

June 03 2018
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Renato Augusto and Douglas Costa will miss Brazil’s World Cup warm-up friendly against Croatia in England this weekend due to injury, the Brazilian Football Confederation said on Friday.

England show World Cup promise in home victory over Nigeria

June 03 2018
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England beat Nigeria 2-1 in a friendly on Saturday that provided some clues as to how coach Gareth Southgate will line up his still experimental side when the World Cup gets underway in two weeks’ time.

World Cup bidding for 2026 enters frenetic final stages

May 30 2018
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The two bids chasing the right to host the 2026 World Cup have entered a frenetic last fortnight of canvassing while anxiously awaiting a potentially decisive report on their suitability.

Super Bale sinks Liverpool as Madrid make it three in a row

May 27 2018
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Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale scored a jaw-dropping overhead kick and a long distance strike to give them a 3-1 win over Liverpool in the Champions League final on Saturday, delivering a remarkable third consecutive title for the Spaniards.

South Africa’s De Villiers quits international cricket

May 23 2018
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South African talisman AB de Villiers announced his retirement from all forms of international cricket on Wednesday, saying he was tired and wanted to step out while still at the top.

Last rites of legendary Nepali footballer Shah performed at the Pashupati Aryaghat

May 15 2018
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Last rites of legendary Nepali football player Mani Bikram Shah have been performed at the Pashupati Aryaghat on Tuesday.

Nepal’s legendary footballer Mani Bikram Shah passes away at 51

May 14 2018
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Kathmandu, Nepal: A legendary football player of Nepal Mani Bikram Shah has passed away while undergoing treatment at the Thapathali of Kathmandu based Norvic International Hospital on Monday.