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Mark Trevelyan

Swedes punish Mexico but both go through without Germany

Jun 27 2018

YEKATERINBURG, Russia Sweden sprang a surprise with a 3-0 thumping of Mexico, breaking their opponents' resistance after a scoreless first half and guaranteeing that both teams advance to the World Cup last 16 at the expense of defending champions Germany.

Needing one point, Osorio says Mexico to go for three v Sweden

Jun 26 2018

YEKATERINBURG, Russia Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio said his team would stick to its attacking style and play for a win against Sweden on Wednesday, even though a draw would be good enough to see them into the last 16 at the World Cup.

Soccer: Cisse points finger at defence after 2-2 draw with Japan

Jun 25 2018

YEKATERINBURG, Russia Senegal coach Aliou Cisse criticised his team for letting Japan equalise twice in their World Cup Group H game on Sunday and said he expected more from central defenders Kalidou Koulibaly and Salif Sane.

Cisse points finger at defense after 2-2 draw with Japan

Jun 24 2018

YEKATERINBURG, Russia Senegal coach Aliou Cisse criticized his team for letting Japan equalize twice in their World Cup Group H game on Sunday and said he expected more from central defenders Kalidou Koulibaly and Salif Sane.

Cisse points finger at defence after 2-2 draw with Japan

Jun 24 2018

YEKATERINBURG, Russia Senegal coach Aliou Cisse criticised his team for letting Japan equalise twice in their World Cup Group H game on Sunday and said he expected more from central defenders Kalidou Koulibaly and Salif Sane.

Soccer-Cisse points finger at defence after 2-2 draw with Japan

Jun 24 2018

YEKATERINBURG, Russia, June 24 Senegal coach Aliou Cisse criticised his team for letting Japan equalise twice in their World Cup Group H game on Sunday and said he expected more from central defenders Kalidou Koulibaly and Salif Sane.

Mane says fine with Japan's anti-Mane plan

Jun 23 2018

YEKATERINBURG, Russia Senegal striker Sadio Mane said his team was ready for Japanese efforts to neutralise him in Sunday's World Cup clash and reminded his opponents there is more to the African side than just one player.

Japan's Nishino says marking Mane is not the whole answer

Jun 23 2018

YEKATERINBURG, Russia Japan will mark Senegal's Sadio Mane with up to three players in Sunday's World Cup Group H clash but his influence will still run deep throughout the African side, Japanese head coach Akira Nishino believes.

Peru fans take $800 taxi to get to World Cup game

Jun 22 2018

YEKATERINBURG, Russia A missed flight connection in Moscow forced a group of Peruvians to pay $800 for a taxi to get to a World Cup match, communicating via Google Translate with a driver who kept on pushing up the price.

Mbappe puts France in last 16 as feisty Peru go out

Jun 21 2018

YEKATERINBURG, Russia France beat Peru 1-0 with a goal from Kylian Mbappe on Thursday to book their place in the last 16 of the World Cup and crush the South Americans' hopes of progressing in their first appearance at the tournament for 36 years.

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