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Modric ready for Argentina challenge after scripting Croatia victory

17 June 2018, 9:31 AM

Croatia midfielder Luka Modric suggested that his team’s 2-0 victory over Nigeria on Saturday had turned up the heat on Group D favourites Argentina who were held to a tame 1-1 draw by Iceland earlier in the day.

Salah still a doubt for World Cup opener against Uruguay

12 June 2018, 7:19 AM

Egypt forward Mohamed Salah remains a doubt to face Uruguay in their World Cup opener at Yekaterinburg on Friday, the country’s football association has said.

For African footballers Russia is a land of false promises

10 June 2018, 2:01 PM

As football’s top stars arrive in Russia chasing World Cup glory, young African players lured to the country with promises of lucrative contracts say that for them it is a place of scams and shattered dreams.

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Al Abed left out as Saudis name World Cup squad

4 June 2018, 6:56 AM

Winger Nawaf Al Abed has been left out of Saudi Arabia’s squad for the World Cup finals as Juan Antonio Pizzi’s side finalise preparations for their first appearance at the tournament since 2006.

Adidas takes 12-10 lead over Nike in World Cup shirt deals

31 May 2018, 5:55 AM

Adidas can declare itself the winner over arch rival Nike in the upcoming soccer World Cup even before the first match kicks off as it is kitting out the most teams.



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