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Modric undervalued for nationality, says Lovren

Croatia defender Dejan Lovren says teammate Luka Modric would be a contender for the Ballon d'Or award if he was Spanish or German and that he is undervalued because of his nationality.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/6/24 22:08:40

Lukaku doubles up again to rival Ronaldo

Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku scored his second World Cup double in as many matches on Saturday to draw level with Cristiano Ronaldo in the race for the Golden Boot.
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/24 22:08:40

Germany rescue World Cup hopes

A stoppage-time goal from Toni Kroos gave holders Germany a dramatic 2-1 win over Sweden on Saturday to reignite their hopes of qualifying for the World Cup last 16.
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/24 22:08:39

Chinese firm to build 'magic' stadium for World Cup 2022

Despite China's national soccer team remaining a disappointment, Chinese companies are playing an increasingly big role in the FIFA World Cup. In the latest move, a Chinese company announced to build a "magic stadium" for the 2022 World Cup to be held in Qatar.
Soure:Global Times: 2018/6/24 21:58:40

Four things to look out for Monday in World Cup

Monday sees the World Cup start the final round of group matches with the last games between sides in Groups A and B of the tournament. Here are some things to keep an eye out for in the 12th day of competition.
Soure:Xinhua: 2018/6/24 18:46:45

Brazil stars Costa, Danilo to miss last group stage match against Serbia

Brazil midfielder Douglas Costa and defender Danilo will miss the last group stage match against Serbia as the team just need one point to advance into last 16 at the ongoing World Cup.
Soure:Xinhua: 2018/6/24 7:10:23

Daily FIFA World Cup schedule

Following is Sunday's match schedule for the FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Soure:Xinhua: 2018/6/24 6:19:26

Germany 2, Sweden 1 (fulltime)

Final score of the World Cup Group F match between Germany and Sweden at Fisht Stadium on Saturday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2018/6/24 6:18:15

Mexico move closer to knock-out stage after beating South Korea

Mexico moved closer to qualify from Group F at the World Cup after defeating South Korea 2-1 in muggy weather at Rostov Arena on Saturday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2018/6/24 6:17:29

Russian team doctor rejects doping claims

The team doctor of the Russian football team on Saturday refuted allegation that the host nation has been doping either before or during the World Cup finals.
Soure:Xinhua: 2018/6/24 6:07:06

Costa Rica disappointed after Brazil defeat

Costa Rican fans and media were bitter after their team was eliminated from the 2018 Russia World Cup, after losing 2-0 to Brazil.
Soure:Xinhua: 2018/6/23 9:04:38

Deschamps keeps handbrake on as France fail to thrill

France have booked their spot in the World Cup last 16 but a team forged in the image of coach Didier Deschamps is unlikely to win many friends or admirers.
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/22 22:38:40

Germany expects turnaround in 'final' with Sweden

World Cup holders Germany face enormous pressure ahead of their second group match against Sweden, dubbed an "early final," with Joachim Loew's team knowing defeat on Saturday would effectively end their campaign.
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/22 22:33:41

England must be 'clinical' to beat Panama

England need to be more clinical if they are to take care of Panama in their second game in Group G and put themselves on the brink of qualification to the knockout stage.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/6/22 22:33:40

Superstar move

Brazil's Neymar (center) passes Cristian Gamboa of Costa Rica during the FIFA World Cup 2018 group E preliminary round match between Brazil and Costa Rica, in St.Petersburg, Russia on Friday. Brazil beat Costa Rica 2-0, edge toward World Cup last 16.
Soure:IC: 2018/6/22 22:28:40

Messi feels pain in crushing loss to Croatia

Lionel Messi sloped off down the tunnel in Nizhny Novgorod with his head bowed, knowing Argentina face the humiliation of a group-stage exit at the World Cup in Russia.
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/22 22:23:40

Power woes

Soccer-loving Nigerians had more than one reason to groan about the country's opening World Cup game: Not only did they lose 2-0, many weren't even able to see the whole match.
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/22 0:03:42

57% World Cup ticket buyers from China are women who want to see players up close

Although China failed to reach the World Cup finals in Russia, Chinese soccer fans' passion for the tournament appears to have not been affected, as they are expected to spend over 3 billion yuan ($461 million) in the host country.
Soure:Global Times: 2018/6/21 22:33:40