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June 20,2018 20:40
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Luis Suarez Goal Enough for Uruguay to Eliminate Saudi Arabia

It's the second round of games in Group A as Saudi Arabia look to regain a semblance of dignity against Uruguay following their opening game embarrassment.  Russia thumped Saudi Arabia 5-0 in the opening game of the tournament at the Luzhniki last week and Uruguay, who are considered one of the strongest teams in the group, will be licking their lips at the prospect of fac...
June 20,2018 09:00
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Senegal Dances Again in the World Cup

It was especially moving to watch Senegal, the point of departure for many enslaved Africans, to win on Juneteenth, which commemorates the abolition of slavery in the United States.
June 17,2018 09:00
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How Soccer's Minnows Got to the World Cup

Iceland, Costa Rica and Panama face long odds in Russia, but in the past decade, they all figured out how to turn a weakness into a strength — and it got them all to the tournament.
June 16,2018 12:40
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Full Time: Spain 3, Ronaldo 3

"At this level, the devil is in the details. And sometimes he makes you pay." Spain knew Cristiano Ronaldo would be a threat, and so it proved.
June 16,2018 12:40
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France vs. Australia: A First Test for France, and for VAR. Both Pass.

History was made in France’s World Cup 2018 opener against Australia on Saturday as VAR was used to give a penalty for the first time in the history of the tournament. Antoine Griezmann was running through on goal before he was seemingly caught on the heel as he entered the penalty area by Josh Risdon’s outstretched leg.
June 15,2018 19:20
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World Cup 2018: Spain vs. Portugal Live

The game is a matchup of Iberian rivals: Spain won the 2010 World Cup, and Portugal is the reigning European champion. Stay here for live scoring, updates and analysis from Russia.