• Suarez Responds To Griezmann
Suarez Responds To Griezmann

For Uruguay , with the goalscorer against Portugal, Edinson Cavani , unavailable, manager Óscar Tabárez lined Girona forward Cristhian Stuani with Luis Suarez . Mbappe, 19, was the star in France's thrilling 4-3 victory over Argentina. The opening goal was scored by defender Raphael Varane on the 40th minute.

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  • CBBC Newsround: Will Sweden beat England? The fans think so!
CBBC Newsround: Will Sweden beat England? The fans think so!

England fans made up 2,836 in sales and Sweden fans numbered 3,078. With the exits of Brazil and Uruguay, there are no multiple winners left in the competition, while it is the first time in history that none of Brazil, Germany or Argentina have made the semi-finals.

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  • David Ornstein: Arsenal Agree Deal With Torreira - Signing Imminent
David Ornstein: Arsenal Agree Deal With Torreira - Signing Imminent

The timing will depend on whether he flies straight from Russian Federation to London now Uruguay are out of the World Cup following their quarter-final defeat to France , or travels via his homeland. Against a talented French midfield, it was the biggest test of Torreira's World Cup campaign and he quickly had social media talking. The World Cu...

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  • Neymar unwilling to play football again after Brazil’s exit from World Cup
Neymar unwilling to play football again after Brazil’s exit from World Cup

Tite lost first-choice right-back Dani Alves just prior to the World Cup getting under way, and Danilo's enforced absence will see him turn to his reserve back-up. "These two teams are constructed to score and to win matches". "Everything is open, up for grabs", he said . Should Belgium triumph against five-time champions Brazil , they wi...

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  • Brazil vs. Belgium - Football Match Report
Brazil vs. Belgium - Football Match Report

Brazil nearly equalised immediately, Neymar dribbling down the left and finding Gabriel, only for his effort to go amiss. Belgium boss Roberto Martinez acknowledges that the five-time World Cup winners are favourites but his players are up for the challenge.

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  • Jordan Pickford Is The Hero We Need And The One We Deserve
Jordan Pickford Is The Hero We Need And The One We Deserve

He joined Darlington as they were under a transfer embargo and could only sign under-19 players but Liddle was immediately impressed. "I am capable of making these saves and it showed in the performance". But then again this England team are made up of players who are able to reset their mind-set and get the job done. It's about being in the righ...

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  • Former UCLA, NBA player Tyler Honeycutt found dead after shootout with police
Former UCLA, NBA player Tyler Honeycutt found dead after shootout with police

He then barricaded himself inside the home for hours, according to police . Police brought in SWAT and LAPD's Crisis Negotiation Team and evacuated at least 30 residents from nearby homes while they attempted to get the suspect to surrender.

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  • Tony Parker to leave Spurs after 17 years with Spurs
Tony Parker to leave Spurs after 17 years with Spurs

Parker was one of the cornerstones of the Spurs' franchise, joining guard Manu Ginobili and forward Tim Duncan to win four National Basketball Association titles since 2003. During his career, the six-time All-Star averaged 15.8 points and 5.7 assists. Parker was reportedly frustrated with how long Leonard was taking to return from injury after...

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  • Trippier unfazed by critics of streetwise England
Trippier unfazed by critics of streetwise England

The Three Lions prevailed 4-3 on penalties after a tempestuous encounter in Moscow ended 1-1 - setting up a quarter-final meeting against Sweden on Saturday. "Somebody mentioned that to me - not bad for a Bury lad!" "You have to enjoy the good moments, but I am a long way from flawless, there are plenty of mistakes we have made while we have bee...

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  • England's Stones happy to send 'dirtiest team' Colombia home
England's Stones happy to send 'dirtiest team' Colombia home

They are subject to situations which shouldn't really be present in football. Of his six goals, three have come from the penalty spot. For context, Germany have won 45 knockout ties. "The final score showed the English winning, but they were booed off the field by many in the crowd of 34,520". Jhon Duqueismo noted: "Thank you to all the players, ...

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  • Suarez: Uruguay can cope without Cavani
Suarez: Uruguay can cope without Cavani

Suarez's running mate, Edinson Cavani, scored both goals in the knockout win over Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal but is nursing a hamstring injury, and it' unclear if he will play. "We could feel their presence with us and there's a real sadness in the dressing room that we weren't able to make it through for them". And against Uruguay, they ...

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  • Cave-Diving Expert Explains Thailand Rescue
Cave-Diving Expert Explains Thailand Rescue

The video lasting about a minute was recorded some time on Tuesday and was posted on the navy Seal Facebook page on Wednesday morning. The group consists of Dr Pak Loharnshoon, who had graduated from the navy Seals training course, a nurse from the Royal Thai Navy's underwater and hyperbaric medi-cine unit, and seven members of the Thai nav...

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  • Federer breezes into third round at SW19
Federer breezes into third round at SW19

Two days after creating a stir at Wimbledon with his new mega-bucks clothing deal, Roger Federer was back making a style statement with his dazzling tennis as he gave Lukas Lacko a straight-sets lesson to reach the third round. 1 Court. "I haven't played her in a while". Serena Williams has opened up about her decision to stop breastfe...

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  • Gareth Southgate: England earned 'belief for generations' by breaking hoodoo
Gareth Southgate: England earned 'belief for generations' by breaking hoodoo

England recovered manfully from the gut punch of seeing Harry Kane's spot-kick cancelled out in stoppage-time by Yerry Mina, which took the match to extra-time and eventually penalties with the score remaining 1-1. And just in case you're wondering whether it was the 1996 original or Three Lions 98 we're all listening to, Spotify confirmed that ...

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  • Russian couple divorce over Lionel Messi vs. Cristiano Ronaldo debate
Russian couple divorce over Lionel Messi vs. Cristiano Ronaldo debate

But Ronaldo said Neymar "who is one of the most fouled players in the entire tournament - needed more protecting". Tite had praised Neymar's defensive work in the win over Serbia last time out, but that area of the field is not where the head coach wants to see his most gifted player.

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  • Brazil will find it hard to topple Belgium
Brazil will find it hard to topple Belgium

While they were stretched as a defensive unit at times by Mexico in the round of 16, their scramble defence is far more effective than four years ago. Belgium's defender Vincent Kompany (L) vies for the ball with Japan's forward Yuya Osako during the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup round of 16 football match between Belgium and Japan at the R...

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  • Serena Hits The Second Round On Wimbledon Return
Serena Hits The Second Round On Wimbledon Return

Eight-time champion Roger Federer and seven-time victor Serena Williams shrugged off 30-degree heat to breeze into the Wimbledon second round Monday. Rus rolled her eyes at that notion after the match, saying: "I mean, she doesn't start a tournament if she's not prepared". Still, Williams had her issues.

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  • Bron: James agrees to 4-year contract with Lakers
Bron: James agrees to 4-year contract with Lakers

The 2014 NBA Finals MVP wants out of San Antonio and last week some even suggested the Lakers might put together a trade to get Leonard to convince LeBron to sign. Ball told TMZ Sports he is not anxious about defending champions the Golden State Warriors getting even stronger with the addition of free agent center DeMarcus Cousins .

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  • Brilliant Cavani brace fires Uruguay into last eight
Brilliant Cavani brace fires Uruguay into last eight

Portugal , after their impressive performances in four matches, will go home, and Real Madrid forward Ronaldo's fourth World Cup journey finished earlier than expected. "Up until yesterday I think people were saying, 'Well, Uruguay won the group stage but the group was easy.' Well, I don't think Portugal is easy", Tabarez said.

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  • Aaron Finch batting onslaught helps break Williamson, Guptill T20 world record
Aaron Finch batting onslaught helps break Williamson, Guptill T20 world record

Australia´s Aaron Finch smashed his own record for the highest individual score in a Twenty20 global on Tuesday, blasting 172 off 76 balls in a tri-series match against Zimbabwe in Harare . Finch said of his display: 'Feeling good. Finch's previous record knock stood for almost five years: 156 off 63 against England at Southampton in 2013.

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