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2018 FIFA World Cup

2018 FIFA World Cup

Sixty-four matches will be played in 12 venues located in 11 cities in Russia

Monday, Jun 18, 2018 at 02:04 PM PDT

Kane Clinches England Victory With Late Header

Kane Clinches England Victory With Late Header

Twice wrestled to the ground during the match, England captain Harry Kane finally evaded the Tunisian defense just as time was running out. Kane found an open area of space at the far post and used his head to...

Monday, Jun 18, 2018 at 11:13 AM PDT

Panama Loses World Cup Debut to Belgium

Panama Loses World Cup Debut to Belgium

Dries Mertens' perfectly struck volley finally opened up Panama and allowed Romelu Lukaku to take full advantage. Lukaku scored two goals in a six-minute span in the second half as Belgium earned a 3-0 victory...

Monday, Jun 18, 2018 at 08:26 AM PDT

Sweden Gets Benefit of Video Review, Beats South Korea 1-0

Sweden Gets Benefit of Video Review, Beats South Korea 1-0

Another video review led to a penalty at the World Cup, this time helping Sweden beat South Korea 1-0 Monday. Sweden captain Andreas Granqvist converted from the spot, sliding his shot into the bottom right...

Monday, Jun 18, 2018 at 07:36 AM PDT
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Mexico Pulls Off World Cup Stunner Against Germany

Group stage favorites Mexico and Germany clashed Sunday in one of the most antic...View gallery

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Sunday, Jun 17, 2018 at 01:03 PM PDT

World Cup: Mexico Shocks Germany, Switzerland Ties Brazil

World Cup: Mexico Shocks Germany, Switzerland Ties Brazil

Hirving Lozano scored from about 14 yards out to give Mexico a shock 1-0 win over Germany, the defending World Cup champions. Lozano took a pass from Javier Hernandez and got around Mesut Ozil and had a...

Saturday, Jun 16, 2018 at 03:22 AM PDT

Croatia Fans Cycle All the Way to Russia for World Cup

Croatia Fans Cycle All the Way to Russia for World Cup

Some soccer fans will follow their teams anywhere to see them play in the World Cup.

Saturday, Jun 16, 2018 at 12:03 PM PDT

World Cup: Messi Misses Penalty, Iceland Holds onto 1-1 Draw

World Cup: Messi Misses Penalty, Iceland Holds onto 1-1 Draw

If there is one flaw in Lionel Messi's genius, it might be his failure to score penalty kicks in big games. Add Messi's saved attempt against Iceland on Saturday at the World Cup to misses for Argentina in...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 01:11 PM PDT

World Cup: Ronaldo Scores Hat Trick as Portugal Draws Spain

World Cup: Ronaldo Scores Hat Trick as Portugal Draws Spain

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat trick, capped by a dipping free kick in the 88th minute as Portugal and Spain played to a wild 3-3 draw in the Group B opener for both countries. Ronaldo scored twice in the first...

Thursday, Jun 14, 2018 at 10:34 AM PDT

Singer Flips the Bird on Live TV During World Cup Kickoff

Singer Flips the Bird on Live TV During World Cup Kickoff

Maybe he was just trying to say World Cup is number 1? Performing in front of a raucous Russian crowd Thursday morning, English pop singer Robbie Williams got the World Cup coverage off to a dubious start by...

Thursday, Jun 14, 2018 at 08:27 AM PDT

British LGBTQ Rights Activist Detained in Russia

British LGBTQ Rights Activist Detained in Russia

A British LGBT activist has been detained near the Red Square in Moscow for protesting against Russia's abuse of homosexual people. Peter Tatchell stood outside the Kremlin on Thursday holding a banner critical...

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