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Russia on brink of World Cup last 16 with win over Egypt – highlights & report

Russia on brink of World Cup last 16 with win over Egypt – highlights & report

Media playback is not supported on this device Highlights: 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 […]

Kane wants to challenge Ronaldo & Messi and become ‘best in world’

Media playback is not supported on this device The making of England’s Kane England captain Harry Kane wants to challenge Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Argentina’s Lionel Messi and become “the best in the world”. Tottenham striker Kane scored twice, including an injury-time winner, as England began their World Cup campaign with a 2-1 win over […]

‘I was left with little choice’ – Wilshere confirms Arsenal exit

‘I was left with little choice’ – Wilshere confirms Arsenal exit

Wilshere missed out on a place in England’s World Cup squad Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere says he will leave the club when his contract expires at the end of June. The 26-year-old England international made his Gunners debut in 2008 and has made 197 first-team appearances. However, his future at Emirates Stadium was in doubt […]

Watch: Salah blasts home VAR penalty

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Watch: Horrendous error or perfect plan for Senegal goal?

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World Cup 2018: Colombia v Japan – rate the players

World Cup 2018: Colombia v Japan – rate the players

Follow live coverage of Colombia v Japan here helpHow to play Rate players out of 10 throughout or after the game. The rater will close 30 minutes after the final whistle. Colombia Squad number1Player nameOspina Average rating 5.41 Squad number4Player nameArias Average rating 4.97 Squad number23Player nameD S├ínchez Average rating 4.37 Squad number3Player nameMurillo Average […]

World Cup 2018: Japan beat 10-man Colombia in Group H

World Cup 2018: Japan beat 10-man Colombia in Group H

Yuya Osako’s goal was his third for Japan Yuya Osako’s header gave Japan victory over 10-man Colombia in the World Cup Group H opener in Saransk. Shinji Kagawa opened the scoring for Japan from the penalty spot following a three-minute delay, after Carlos Sanchez was sent off for handling his shot. Colombia fought back to […]

World Cup 2018: Yuya Osako heads Japan ahead against Colombia

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18.3m watched England beat Tunisia; record 3m streamed match

Media playback is not supported on this device Harry Kane heads last-gasp England winner England’s World Cup win over Tunisia was the most-watched television programme of 2018, attracting a peak television audience of 18.3 million on BBC One. Monday’s game in Volgograd, which had a 69.2% audience share at its peak, beat May’s Royal Wedding. […]

‘Harry the hero’ – BBC pundits react to England win

Media playback is not supported on this device Watch how Match of the Day studio reacted to Harry Kane’s winner “Harry the hero” was how Gary Lineker described Harry Kane’s performance against Tunisia after his two goals secured a World Cup victory in Volgograd. Kane had opened the scoring in England’s first game in Group […]