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Another said: "Why is Neymar always injured during World Cup?" The Brazilian soccer confederation said it wasn't a serious injury and Neymar would be back in practice on Wednesday, but doubts about his fitness only increased. He tried to continue playing but a few moments later chose to leave, kicking a ball away with his left foot before limping away. Tite's side were held to a 1-1 draw against Switzerland in their opening fixture last Sunday.
  • England are not overly reliant on Kane, insists Rashford

    England are not overly reliant on Kane, insists Rashford

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    A much-changed England side bowed out tamely with a goalless draw against Costa Rica and would have to wait four more years for Kane to end their wait for a two-goal performance. If the England fans come and behave at subsequent games as they have at this one, it will be great, it will be a great atmosphere, we can all enjoy it and enjoy the games".
  • Poland vs. Senegal - Football Match Report

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    Rather unexpectedly, Senegal may have emerged as the early favourites to top Group H and qualify for the Round of 16. And how they missed Monaco's Kamil Glik in defence. Senegal , with 10 European players in their starting line-up, played like a European side, with a well-drilled backline led superbly by Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly who largely subdued Poland's record scorer Robert Lewandowski .
  • WC FIFA 2018: Sweden wins against South Korea by VAR penalty

    WC FIFA 2018: Sweden wins against South Korea by VAR penalty

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    Hwang Hee-chan spurned a glorious opportunity late on, heading wide from 10 yards out, as Sweden ultimately held on for a precious three points. Sweden next face Germany , while Korea take on in-form Mexico who pulled off a major shock by beating the world champions in their Group F opener.
  • Two-time victor Patton Kizzire on missing US Open: 'Fuel to my fire'

    Two-time victor Patton Kizzire on missing US Open: 'Fuel to my fire'

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    He was in a four-way tie for the lead after three rounds at Shinnecock Hills and shot 68 on a benign course for a 1-over 281 total as no player could match par . Patrick Reed doesn't lack confidence. The murmurs started: Maybe Reed could follow his Masters win with a triumph at the U.S. Open. He learned so much from last year's Open, when he couldn't handle the first day pressure of being the local favourite at Birkdale.
  • Russia beat Salah's Egypt, close to last 16

    Russia beat Salah's Egypt, close to last 16

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    Three goals in a 15-minute span early in the second half did the damage against Egypt, with Ahmed Fathi poking the ball into his own net - the fifth own-goal of the tournament - to put Russian Federation ahead in the 47th minute. Cuper said: "When we talk about 100percent, we have to look at the medical side". After Russia's big win over Egypt, the FC crew assess what's going right for the hosts and reflect on Egypt's choice to rest Mo Salah vs.
  • Cuper's Salah gamble backfires as Egypt fall short

    Cuper's Salah gamble backfires as Egypt fall short

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    The festive mood is back in Egypt , and coach Hector Cuper's assurance that their national hero, Mohamed Salah is fit for Friday's clash has only added fuel to the buzz around the tie. "They all know that I loved my time in Egypt and I loved working with them". Salah was the Premier League's player of the season after scoring a league-leading 32 goals , with 44 in all competitions.
  • France must and will do better in next game, says coach Deschamps

    France must and will do better in next game, says coach Deschamps

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    Deschamps has made a decision to start Ousmane Dembele and Corentin Tolisso instead and the two youngsters played with the rest of the starters against the substitutes during a training session behind closed doors on Wednesday. After the equalizer, both sides became much more physical as they anxiously searched for the victor. However, the second ball had to be replaced within 10 minutes after it also deflated.
  • Brooks Koepka wins U.S. Open for 2nd straight year

    Brooks Koepka wins U.S. Open for 2nd straight year

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    He did well to salvage bogey, sinking a 12-foot putt to stay ahead. Koepka's weight-room buddy Johnson undid himself with a string of three-putts, and ended up third, two shots back at three-over par . "It was a great one. There was no timeframe on it, and that was the most frustrating thing". I enjoy hard golf courses , playing about the toughest in golf you are ever going to play.
  • Who will win the England game?

    Who will win the England game?

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    Mertens opened the scoring two minutes after halftime with a well-struck volley from just inside the area after the Panamanian defence failed to clear a ball. It is very much allowed and that is part of the rules, and you could run a risk of getting a player sent off. He was part of Belgium's coaching staff at three World Cups , including 1986, when they finished fourth.
  • Rick Zamperin: Phil Mickelson gave USGA the middle finger with bogey putt

    Rick Zamperin: Phil Mickelson gave USGA the middle finger with bogey putt

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    In a weird sequence, he chased after his own missed putt on the 13th hole and hit the ball again back toward the hole before it stopped moving. Rather than waiting for it to stop, he broke into a trot and when the ball was about 15 feet below the cup, and still in motion, he hit it back up the slope to above the hole.
  • Pre-World Cup chaos motivates Iran -Queiroz

    Pre-World Cup chaos motivates Iran -Queiroz

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    An own-goal in the fifth minute of injury time gifted Iran a 1-0 victory over Morocco on Friday at the World Cup . We know their team very well but I suspect they know very little about us. " Team Melli " (which literally means "the nation's team" in Persian) started off the competition strong, with a 1-0 win against Morocco . First, they were picked in possibly the toughest group at the World Cup .
  • Brooks Koepka repeats as US Open champion

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    Brooks Koepka has the game to win a U.S. Open on any course . Fleetwood and his caddie Ian Finnis inspected the uphill putt carefully. "But I couldn't be happier with the way I played". Rose slipped back again at the 17th, and missing a 10-foot putt for birdie at the last summed up his round as he signed for a disappointing 73 which left him six strokes behind back-to-back victor Brooks Koepka .
  • Croatia in comfortable 2-0 win over Nigeria

    Croatia in comfortable 2-0 win over Nigeria

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    And that'll kick off at 9 o'clock PM, Korea time. On Maradona's Facebook page , a message was posted on Sunday in Spanish, English and Italian seeking to explain the incident, which seemed to break Federation Internationale de Football Association anti-discrimination rules.
  • Griezmann hits VAR penalty as France squeeze past Aussies

    Griezmann hits VAR penalty as France squeeze past Aussies

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    The referee waved play on, but after a minute or so of play, was told on the communication device to take another look at that incident . In Brazil four years ago, France became the first team in World Cup history to be awarded a goal using goal-line technology and they again had it to thank in Russian Federation.
  • Brooks Koepka wins second straight U.S. Open

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    Koepka is the first player since Curtis Strange in 1988 and 1989 to win two U.S. Opens in a row. Martin: Predictions are a fool's errand, so here we go. And given where he was on the leaderboard heading into the weekend (four strokes up on the field), there is no better word to describe his 2018 U.S.
  • Koepka wins second US Open title

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    Open in back-to-back years. Brooks Koepka's US Open win was somewhat marred previous year by a broadcast snafu from FOX, so this time around, Joe Buck chose to avoid the topic for the most part. Rickie Fowler started the day tied for ninth and shot 84. "I knew what it was for", said Fleetwood. "[When I was] 4 under through seven, and it was game on".
  • Fabian Delph ready to miss a game to be at birth

    Fabian Delph ready to miss a game to be at birth

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    The Manchester City star joked in an interview with reporters that he knows who will start against Tunisia but refused to reveal. "I'm about to have my third child and I'm not going to miss it if I can help it". "I know Silva really well and I spoke with him this week and it appeared as if everything was okay". Nearly two million people lost their lives during the six-month siege of the city and, with relations between Russian Federation and the United Kingdom now strained, Southgate ...
  • 'Naive' Afghanistan have mountain to climb, says coach

    'Naive' Afghanistan have mountain to climb, says coach

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    Afghanistan's historic first Test lasted all of two days. KL Rahul (54) and Cheteshwar Pujara (35) also made significant contributions before Afghanistan bowlers fight back as India lost five wickets for 99 runs in 32 overs. Ravindra Jadeja bagged 4 for 17 while Umesh Yadav 3/26. The delivery of the first innings was bowled by Ishant to wicketkeeper-batsman Afsar Zazai (6).
  • Five Things We Learned From Argentina And Iceland’s Stalemate

    Five Things We Learned From Argentina And Iceland’s Stalemate

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    Argentina team to face Iceland: Willy Caballero, Eduardo Salvio, Nicolas Otamendi, Marcos Rojo, Nicolas Tagliafico, Lucas Biglia, Javier Mascherano, Maximiliano Meza, Lionel Messi , Angel di Maria, Sergio Aguero. Argentina and Iceland began their 2018 World Cup campaign with a 1-1 draw in Moscow on Saturday afternoon. "Argentinians are very demanding in football, we know that", said Sampaoli.
  • Nadal beats own record with 11th French Open title

    Nadal beats own record with 11th French Open title

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    He is now 86-2 at the French Open - and, by the looks of things, as good as ever at the place. Nadal was at his awe-inspiring best as he crushed Thiem in straight sets. PARIS In full control of the French Open final, a rather familiar position for him, Rafael Nadal suddenly was anxious. "We have to wait a bit, but we see that Zverev and Thiem are doing well".
  • Benefits of pursuing Kawhi Leonard

    Benefits of pursuing Kawhi Leonard

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    The stand-off has led many to suggest Leonard might have played his last game in a Spurs jersey - including Marc Stein. The Spurs reportedly turned the deal down and did not make the Celtics a counterproposal. Julius Randle is a restricted free agent and unsigned he will count $12.4 million towards the cap. The Heat could also include a first-round draft pick, but they sort of have their hands tied when it comes to that.
  • A glance at the 2nd round of US Open

    A glance at the 2nd round of US Open

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    Piercy, who made the field as an alternate and was one of four first-round leaders, shot a 71 and will play in the last group with Johnson . Woods is staring down the barrel of a missed cut at Shinnecock Hills having signed for a two-over-par 72 during the second round to fall to 10 over.
  • Hosts Russia score thumping 5-0 win over Saudi Arabia in opener

    Hosts Russia score thumping 5-0 win over Saudi Arabia in opener

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    Salman Al Faraj headed a decent chance over the crossbar as Saudi Arabia sought a reply after the interval. While the Russian performance invited a call of appreciation for Cherchesov from President Putin, the looks of incredulity shared by Putin with Crown Prince Abdullah of Saudi Arabia after every Russian golazo were a sight to behold, or as he worded it "the power of humanistic beginning" of the most "spectacular, vibrant, uncompromising game" on the planet.
  • Players arrive for US Open with high praise for Shinnecock | AP sports

    Players arrive for US Open with high praise for Shinnecock | AP sports

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    Some seeking their first. Walker checks in 178th in Driving Accuracy Percentage this season, and that's not going to be a good recipe for success even with the fairways widened a bit at Shinnecock. It hosted the second U.S. Open in 1896 and is "one of the most important places in all of golf in the United States", according to Davis. "In my mind back then, a par-five was a hole you had to make birdie on", he said.
  • Frustrated Phil Mickelson swats moving ball with putter at US Open

    Frustrated Phil Mickelson swats moving ball with putter at US Open

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    It keeps getting better for Dustin Johnson , even when he had to dodge rain in the U.S. Open. Piercy's day was not without regrets, especially when he three-putted from 4 feet for bogey on the par-5 16th. Maybe it was just a loose shot and he wasn't trying to take it on, but he certainly paid the penalty for that triple-bogey. Shinnecock Hills is a wonderfully tough, old-school US Open test.
  • Russia’s Aleksandr Golovin: Egypt are a powerful team

    Russia’s Aleksandr Golovin: Egypt are a powerful team

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    The Russia worldwide scored one goal and made three assists to help the hosts make a resounding start to their World Cup campaign despite being the worst ranked team in the tournament. In a performance beyond the wildest dreams of even the most ardent home fans, two goals from substitute Denis Cheryshev were the highlight as Russian Federation ended a seven-match run without a win in style.
  • Maradona says Mexico does not deserve to host World Cup

    Maradona says Mexico does not deserve to host World Cup

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    He oversaw one of its biggest-ever losses, a 6-1 defeat by Bolivia in 2009, and was ousted shortly after Argentina was knocked out of the 2010 World Cup quarterfinal, losing 4-0 to Germany . " Mexico doesn't deserve it", Maradona told television channel Telesur. Who are the World Cup winners? Federation Internationale de Football Association inspectors classified the north African nation's stadiums, accommodation and transport as "high risk", awarding it just 2.7 out of five in ...
  • Narendra Modi congratulates Afghanistan for their cricket team's first Test match

    Narendra Modi congratulates Afghanistan for their cricket team's first Test match

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    As much as their bowling attack is potent, their batting line-up reeks of half-hearted sloggers and experienced batsmen who haven't really established their supremacy in this format even at domestic level. Selection in the eleven here could be a lot about a cricketer figuring in the selectors' and team-management's plans for England . Khan was one of a handful of Afghan players in this year's Indian Premier League and proved one of its most risky bowlers.
  • Super Eagles ready, bullish for Croatia showdown tonight

    Super Eagles ready, bullish for Croatia showdown tonight

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    Over the years at the World Cup, it has become a common occurrence for the Eagles to be led out by the vice-captain in their first match, with the captain dropped to the substitute's bench. That's Henneth Fowltrow (I'm not joking), a chicken whose picture we took for a totally unrelated story. The FIFA World Cup 2018 is set to commence on Thursday, June 14, 2018.
  • Win probability: 2018 U.S. Open

    Win probability: 2018 U.S. Open

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    McIlroy made a 10-shot improvement on his opening round at Shinnecock Hills. In fact, only one has shot better than a 70 on each of the first two days. The weekend will not include Tiger Woods , who shot a 72 to miss the cut for the fifth time in his last eight majors. "I drove it pretty darn good for most of the day, just never took advantage of the opportunities", said Woods.
  • Antoine Griezmann expects

    Antoine Griezmann expects "big things" from Paul Pogba

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    Having fallen at the final hurdle at Euro 2016 on home soil, losing to a late extra-time goal from Portugal, Les Bleus will hope to go one better in Russian Federation with a squad that includes a number of fresh faces. He does have the age old headache of too many attackers to pick from, but in truth, selecting a side behind them, that gets the best from everyone, is a tougher task.
  • Clash of club mates — FIFA World Cup

    Clash of club mates — FIFA World Cup

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    We don't have a [Luka] Modric or a [Toni] Kroos'. The source confirmed Spanish newspaper El Mundo's report of the deal but said it had yet to be signed by the lawyers. Ronaldo denied tax evasion in court last year, The Guardian previously reported . He said the opener will be the game between the "favorite and the candidate".
  • The 2026 World Cup will be played in North America

    The 2026 World Cup will be played in North America

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    President Donald Trump tweeted his congratulations following the bid's success. It's why Uruguay and Argentina seem to be accepting of Paraguay glomming onto the bid to host the 2030 tournament , which will be the centennial of the first World Cup .
  • United States, Mexico and Canada To Host 2026 World Cup

    United States, Mexico and Canada To Host 2026 World Cup

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    The stats say Wolves have the trickiest start, with games against Manchester City and Manchester United included in their first six games, while Pep Guardiola's champions have the easiest, facing all three of the newly-promoted sides after their curtain-raiser against Arsenal '.
  • Rafael Nadal unsure if he will defend French Open title in 2019

    Rafael Nadal unsure if he will defend French Open title in 2019

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    Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal powered past Austrian promising star Dominic Thiem in straight sets here on Sunday, claiming his record-extending 11th title along with an eye-catching 86-2 record at Roland Garros . Midway through the opening set, Nadal's aqua T-shirt was so soaked with sweat it stuck to him. Thiem is contesting his first Grand Slam final. "The watch keeps going always", Nadal said.
  • United North American bid awarded 2026 FIFA World Cup over Morocco

    United North American bid awarded 2026 FIFA World Cup over Morocco

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    After considering separate bids for the 2026 World Cup, the federations that govern soccer in Mexico, Canada and the United States chose to launch a cooperative effort to host the tournament in April 2017. The city was one of 23 included in the joint North American bid as a potential venue for the tournament, but only 16 cities will be selected as official hosts.
  • Spain sacks coach on eve of World Cup

    Spain sacks coach on eve of World Cup

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    Rubiales also revealed that the Spanish FA will receive the payment of the rescission clause so that the current coach can sign for Real Madrid . "You can't change two days of work in two days and a large part of the technical team is staying here with us too".
  • African Countries Vote Against Morocco's 2026 World Cup Bid

    African Countries Vote Against Morocco's 2026 World Cup Bid

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    The 2026 tournament will be played in Canada, Mexico and the United States, whose joint bid was recently approved, and will feature a record 48 teams. "There is no doubt that World Cup 2026 will elevate the sport of soccer to entirely new levels and Major League Soccer is honored to be a part of this joyous day".
  • Warriors sweep Cavaliers to win NBA title

    Warriors sweep Cavaliers to win NBA title

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    The end of the series, season and maybe his second stint in Cleveland , are near. "I just want to congratulate Cleveland on an incredible season", Kerr praised. That day is inevitable, even if Myers, Warriors coach Steve Kerr , and the Golden State players are paid handsomely to avoid such a fate. The next person who walks up to me and says LeBron James - who is unbelievable, fantastic - is as good as Michael Jordan , or competes like Michael Jordan , I'm just going to slap the hell ...
  • Balanced Brazil reduces dependence on superstar Neymar

    Balanced Brazil reduces dependence on superstar Neymar

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    VAR will be the acronym of the moment: video assistant referees in soccer-speak, instant replay for most viewers at home. The Barcelona goalkeeper has overcome a shaky start to his global career and helped Germany win the Confederations Cup.
  • U.S., Canada and Mexico win united bid

    U.S., Canada and Mexico win united bid

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    It is the fifth time Morocco has bid to host the tournament. Meanwhile, the USA hosted the World Cup previously in 1994 while Mexico hosted it in 1970 and 1986. Meanwhile Fifa fraternity also voted to maintain the headquarters of the soccer governing body at Zurich in Switzerland. Davies' parents fled their home in Monrovia, Liberia, to escape a civil war.