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World Cup: Nigeria Loses 1:2 to Argentina, Crashes Out of the World Cup
World Cup: Nigeria Loses 1:2 to Argentin...

World Cup: Nigeria Loses 1:2 to Argentina, Crashes Out of the World Cup

The Nigerian Super Eagles this evening lost 1:2 to the Argentinians. In a match which promised to be highly competitive, Argentina came needing a win to qualify while Nigeria needed a draw. Messi scored his first goal and Argentina’s first of the night in the 14th minute. That was however all... read more »

World Cup: Iran Gives Portugal a Scare, Plays a 1:1 Draw
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World Cup: Iran Gives Portugal a Scare, Plays a 1:1 Draw

The Portugal team was nearly eliminated by Iran in a match which finally ended 1:1. Portugal had taken the lead in the 45th minute through Quaresma which saw the first half ending 1:0. In the 53rd minute, Ronaldo had his penalty saved by the goalkeeper, missing an opportunity to double their lead... read more »

World Cup: Morocco Holds Spain to a 2:2 Draw
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World Cup: Morocco Holds Spain to a 2:2 Draw

Morocco ended their World Cup campaign with a fiery performance which saw them holding Spain to a 2:2 draw. Morocco opened scoring in the 14th minute through Boutaib and Isco leveled things up for Spain 5 minutes later. The match continued in a stalemate until the 81st minute when En-Nesyri scored... read more »

World Cup: Russia Loses 0:3 to Uruguay
World Cup: Russia Loses 0:3 to Uruguay

World Cup: Russia Loses 0:3 to Uruguay

The Russian team experienced their first loss of the tournament, losing 0:3 to Uruguay. Luis Suarez opened scoring for Uruguay in the 10th minute and in the 23rd minute, Uruguay got a second off an own goal. Russia was reduced to 10 men when Igor Smolnikov was shown a second yellow and matched off... read more »

World Cup: Egypt Ends World Cup without a Win, Loses 1:2 to Saudi Arabia
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World Cup: Egypt Ends World Cup without a Win, Loses 1:2 to Saudi Arabia

The Egyptian team lost 1:2 to Saudi Arabia, ending their World Cup campaign without a win. Having earlier lost to Uruguay and Russia, they ended without a single point. Salah opened scoring in the 22nd minute while the Saudi’s leveled scores in the 6th minute of the first half additional... read more »

World Cup: Senegal Draws 2:2 with Japan

World Cup: Senegal Draws 2:2 with Japan

Senegal has drawn 2:2 with Japan in their second group match. The Senegalese opened scoring in the 11th minute through a Sadio Mane tap in. 23 minutes later, The Japanese leveled up the... read more »

World Cup: Harry Gets a Hat-Trick as England Trash Panama 6:1

World Cup: Harry Gets a Hat-Trick as England Trashes Panama 6:1

The English team this afternoon, thrashed the Panama team by 6:1. John stones opened scoring for England in the 8th minute while Harry Kane doubled the lead in the 22nd minute from the... read more »

World Cup: Germany Snatches Late Win Over Sweden, Wins 2:1

World Cup: Germany Snatches Late Win Over Sweden, Wins 2:1

Germany managed a tight victory over Sweden in their match with the Germans winning 2:1. Sweden opened scoring in the 32nd minute through Toivonen and the first half ended 1:0 in favour of... read more »

World Cup: Mexico Wins Korea Republic 2:1

World Cup: Mexico Wins Korea Republic 2:1

Mexico defeated Korea republic 2:1 in their second group game. Carlos Vela opened scoring for the Mexican in the 26th minute when he converted a penalty. The Mexicans doubled their lead... read more »

World Cup: Switzerland Snatches a 2:1 Win Over Serbia

World Cup: Switzerland Snatches a 2:1 Win Over Serbia

Switzerland snatched a win over Serbia, winning 2:1. The Serbians had opened score in the 5th minute through Mitrovic and managed to maintain that scoreline all through the first half. In the second... read more »