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Belgium 3-2 japan

Belgium 3-2 japan

Belgium completed a remarkable revival as they came from the World Cup abyss and beat Japan to reach the quarter-finals. Roberto Martinez’s side were trailing 2-0 when he brought on Marouane Fellaini and Nacer Chadli in the 65th minute, and Fellaini scored the equaliser before Chadli netted a 94th-minute winner. They now face Brazil in [&hellip

Russia win 4-3 on penalties.

Russia win 4-3 on penalties.

Hosts Russia pulled off the biggest shock of the 2018 World Cup so far as they beat 2010 winners Spain in the first penalty shootout of the tournament to reach the quarter-finals for the first time in 48 years. After extra-time ended with the score locked at 1-1, goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev was Russia’s penalty hero, [&hellip

Senegal out, World Cup.

Senegal out, World Cup.

Yerry Mina’s second-half header sent Colombia into a last-16 tie with England at the World Cup at the expense of Senegal, who lost out to Japan having received more yellow cards. Senegal spent the final 20 minutes pushing for an equaliser which would have sent the African side through – Aliou Cisse’s side were level [&hellip

South Korea 2-0 German.

South Korea 2-0 German.

Defending champions Germany have been eliminated from the World Cup at the group stage following defeat by South Korea, in one of the biggest shocks in the competition’s history. The four-time winners crashed out in ignominious fashion – conceding twice in injury time as they pressed for the goal which would have sent them through. [&hellip

Nigeria out.

Nigeria out.

A goal four minutes from time from Argentina’s left back, Marcus Rojo, took Argentina into the second round as they defeated Nigeria 2-1. Lionel Messi gave Argentina the lead on 14 minutes. Victor Moses equalised six minutes into the second half but Rojo scored the most important goal with four minutes left on the clock. [&hellip

Poland 0-3 Colombia.

Poland 0-3 Colombia.

Radamel Falcao scored his first World Cup goal as Colombia got their tournament in Russia up and running with an impressive victory that ended a lacklustre Poland side’s hopes of reaching the last 16. Yerry Mina nodded in James Rodriguez’s cross shortly before half-time to put the South Americans ahead. Falcao, who missed the finals [&hellip

Nigeria 2-0 Iceland.

Nigeria 2-0 Iceland.

Ahmed Musa scored both goals as Nigeria swept aside World Cup debutants Iceland to leave Group D intriguingly poised with one round of games to go. The Super Eagles would have gone out with defeat but came good in Volgograd. Musa showed superb technique to fire Nigeria ahead on the half-volley before the Leicester player [&hellip

Croatia shocked Argentina’s World Cup Russia.

Croatia shocked Argentina’s World Cup Russia.

Croatia shocked Argentina’s World Cup Russia. Croatia’s national football team last night threatened Argentina with its great star, Lionel Messi, after scoring three zero goals in the stadium of Nizhny Novgorod. The result has given Croatia a national ticket for the second round of the ongoing tournament in Russia. This is the first time that [&hellip

Russia 3- 1 Egypt.

Russia 3- 1 Egypt.

Russia moved to the brink of qualifying for the last 16 of the World Cup after the host nation beat Mohamed Salah’s Egypt in St Petersburg. Russia, who beat Saudi Arabia 5-0 in their opening game, took the lead thanks to a bizarre 47th-minute own goal from Ahmed Fathi, who diverted Roman Zobnin’s shot into [&hellip

Poland 1- 2 Senegal

Poland 1- 2 Senegal

Senegal deservedly defeated Poland in a game of few chances to claim the first win by an African team at the World Cup – although there was a hint of controversy about their second goal. M’Baye Niang sprinted back on to the field of play after injury and immediately intercepted a backpass from midfield, beating [&hellip