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Sports Who needs what to qualify in the final round of group games?
Author: 0 Who needs what to qualify in the final round of group games?

Some have already been eliminated. Iran (0, 1 goal) will go through if they beat Portugal and if Spain do not beat Morocco . With Morocco wrestling control in the middle, he was largely taken out of the game and unable to have the same influence he did against Spain .

Sports Tidy Japan fans make us proud, says Southampton's Yoshida
Author: 0 Tidy Japan fans make us proud, says Southampton's Yoshida

Japan should be aware of Poland's recent World Cup history. He has 37 worldwide goals in his career. He was tight-lipped about what team Argentine-born coach Jose Pekerman would field against Senegal . A minute later, Nishino sent on Honda and striker Shinji Okazaki. Senegal will take on Colombia , while Japan will square off against Poland. Japan had only two.

Sports Mesut Ozil and Mats Hummels return as Germany make five changes
Author: 0 Mesut Ozil and Mats Hummels return as Germany make five changes

This was the first time since 1938 that Germany was knocked out in the group stage. "There were three or four big chances we had in the game". From the next generation of Germany starlets he unearthed at the Confederations Cup, only Timo Werner and Joshua Kimmich were rewarded with regular spots in the senior team.

Sports Colombia's Abel Aguilar ruled out against Senegal with injury
Author: 0 Colombia's Abel Aguilar ruled out against Senegal with injury

Neither Senegal nor Colombia can afford to lose their final 2018 World Cup group stage match to be assured of advancement - the only trouble is, they're playing each other. The 42-year-old Cisse, who was captain of the Senegal side at the 2002 finals, said the brief for his players will be a straightforward one. Senegal's Achilles heel in their opening two matches, however, was conceding late goals.

Sports Twitter explodes as Germany crash out of the World Cup
Author: 0 Twitter explodes as Germany crash out of the World Cup

As you can imagine, fans went wild over South Korea's incredible win, which kept the defending World Cup winners from advancing . The four-time winners had never finished outside of the top seven since their last first-round exit back in 1938, but they have fallen in Group F to break 80 years of nearly constant success.

Author: 0 Korea Knocks out Germany in 2-0 Upset

Germany were not capable of scoring the goal which would have carried them into the last 16 and conceded two in stoppage team as their dream of retaining the trophy disappeared. At Yekaterinburg, Sweden dominated Mexico 3-0 to move on to the knockout round, along with the Mexicans. Heading into the final match of group play, the odds were stacked against Germany.

Sports Historic Germany win leaves South Korea coach feeling 'empty'
Author: 0 Historic Germany win leaves South Korea coach feeling 'empty'

Germany finished bottom of Group F after a 2-0 defeat against South Korea. South Korea, led by head coach Shin Tae-yong, entered Russian Federation as certain underdogs in their group. We allowed them to score three goals which is too many. "Even coming into the tournament with one win in six, it's poor form but you still felt Germany were going to get it done".

Author: 0 Win over England not priority, says Belgium coach

Captain Harry Kane is the top goalscorer at the World Cup with five goals so far and the Tottenham talisman is likely to start against Belgium . Simply put, neither England nor Belgium should want to win this game. Here is England's route if they finish second in Group G. England owned 58% possession while outshooting Panama 12-8 and 7-2 in shots on target.

Sports Mexico's reward for World Cup collapse is a date with Brazil
Author: 0 Mexico's reward for World Cup collapse is a date with Brazil

Federation Internationale de Football Association also lists Italy defender Giampiero Marini with a first-minute yellow against Poland in 1982, but that incident occurred at 1 minute and 10 seconds. Berg was just wide in the 12th minute. Sweden were almost handed a penalty in the 29th minute when Hernandez appeared to handle the ball in the box, but the referee waved it away after consulting with the video review system, though Ochoa was called upon again to deny Berg following to ensuing ...

Sports Los Angeles Lakers, San Antonio Spurs re-engage in Kawhi Leonard trade talks
Author: 0 Los Angeles Lakers, San Antonio Spurs re-engage in Kawhi Leonard trade talks

If the Spurs and Lakers agree on a trade within the next two days and James opts out to become a free agent, the Lakers could swoop in and get the four-time MVP to sign on the dotted line in July. The Lakers could even acquire a future first-rounder from a team that's looking to unload salary for the 2018-2019 season, and that draft pick could be used in a deal for Leonard, according to ESPN .

Sports Ireland vs India 1st T20I: Rohit, Dhawan take India past 50
Author: 0 Ireland vs India 1st T20I: Rohit, Dhawan take India past 50

What will India's middle-order look like? Dubbed as dress rehearsal for the marquee England series, India scored an imposing 208 for five, courtesy openers Rohit Sharma (97 off 61 balls) and Shikhar Dhawan (74 off 45 balls). Despite touring England in 2011 and 2014, this is the Men in Blue's first visit here since 2007 when they played a solitary ODI at Belfast. Virat Kohli and Co.

Sports Jesus Gallardo Receives Fastest Yellow Card In World Cup History
Author: 0 Jesus Gallardo Receives Fastest Yellow Card In World Cup History

Group F - South Korea vs Germany- Saint Petersburg, Russia - June 27, 2018. "We still have not qualified but who would have said we would have six points by now?" asked Hernandez, a former Manchester United forward who always appears happiest wearing the green of his country.

Sports Switzerland march on despite late draw with Costa Rica
Author: 0 Switzerland march on despite late draw with Costa Rica

Switzerland advanced to the last 16 of the 2018 World Cup , despite surrendering a late goal to draw 2-2 with Costa Rica on Wednesday night. Costa Rica may be going home after the first round of the World Cup, but the Ticos can at least go out with their heads held high after fighting back from behind to draw with Switzerland in their final match.

Sports AC Milan banned from UEFA club competitions for the next two seasons
Author: 0 AC Milan banned from UEFA club competitions for the next two seasons

Uefa referred the case to its adjudicatory body to make a ruling as it said there "remained uncertainties" following an investigation into the Serie A club's financial affairs. The decision could be appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport. " AC Milan fully trusts the CAS will hear its arguments and will refrain from commenting further pending the arbitration".

Sports Real life 'Socceroo' interrupts game in Australia
Author: 0 Real life 'Socceroo' interrupts game in Australia

Match of the Australian Premier League was interrupted because of the appearance on the field, kangaroo, according to British newspaper The Guardian. In Australia , during a match between local football clubs "Belconnen United" and "Canberra" in the field popped up kangaroo.

Author: 0 Belgium boss Roberto Martinez could make 10 changes for England

On paper, Japan seems to be the weakest of the three, but their victory over Colombia and their epic draw against Senegal will have put future opponents on notice. "I am trying to develop a winning mentality". I can't imagine a situation where I stand in front of the group of players I have got and start talking to them about anything else.

Sports Japanese teen Nasa Hataoka gets 1st win on LPGA Tour
Author: 0 Japanese teen Nasa Hataoka gets 1st win on LPGA Tour

Her $103,000 payday at Kingsmill represented about one-third of her career earnings. "Oh, she played fantastic", Thompson said. Lopez needed only 25 putts and finished two shots off the course record of 61, and she overcame a poor drive on the par-5 18th to finish with a par and keep her place at the top of the leaderboard.

Sports We're here to win, not plot final route, says England's Southgate
Author: 0 We're here to win, not plot final route, says England's Southgate

This means that if both teams draw tomorrow, the tiebreaker of who wins the group will be determined by "fair play points" which essentially means the team who has fewer cards. "That's what brilliant about tournaments, that's what makes them so exciting; that you just don't know what's going to happen". Southgate appears to be gesturing towards saying yes.

Author: 0 Ireland vs India - Highlights & Stats

It will be interesting to see who among the trio of Suresh Raina , Dinesh Karthik and Manish Pandey will get a game as Dhoni and all-rounder Hardik Pandya fill up the No. What will India's middle-order look like? Rahul is expected to walk into the side after his performances in the recently-concluded Indian Premier League (IPL) season with Kings XI Punjab.

Sports Identity of man found dead in SunTrust Park beer cooler released
Author: 0 Identity of man found dead in SunTrust Park beer cooler released

Medical examiners completed an autopsy on Wednesday, but have not reported anything conclusive to the public. Officials say Keeling had a company called Draftwell, which worked with a new technology to help pour beers quicker. Members of the Atlanta Braves and the San Diego Padres stand at attention for the national anthem before the game at SunTrust Park on April 14, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia.

Sports Switzerland trio escape bans for Albanian eagle salutes
Author: 0 Switzerland trio escape bans for Albanian eagle salutes

At a match between Albania and Serbia in 2014, the brother of Albanian Premier Edi Rama flew a drone over the pitch bearing the flag of so-called "Greater Albania". Shaqiri was born in Kosovo and his family fled to Switzerland as refugees. Kosovo is a former Serbian province whose 2008 declaration of independence is not recognized by Serbia , leading to ongoing friction between the Balkan neighbours.

Sports Brazil beat Serbia to qualify for World Cup last 16
Author: 0 Brazil beat Serbia to qualify for World Cup last 16

Serbia must beat Brazil to qualify for the last 16; if they draw it would leave them relying on Costa Rica to comfortably beat Switzerland. Aleksandar Mitrović scored his first goal of the World Cup against Switzerland, and the Fulham will be relishing the battle against Brazil .

Sports Danny Green of San Antonio Spurs exercises $10 million contract option
Author: 0 Danny Green of San Antonio Spurs exercises $10 million contract option

A telling sign where LeBron James might end up is where his kids enroll in school, and according to TMZ , all signs point to LeBron James Jr. enrolling in Southern California. The Lakers are reportedly trying to acquire a future first-round pick that could be combined with some of their young assets to entice the Spurs in further negotiations.

Sports Lakers script for Paul George recruitment video leaks
Author: 0 Lakers script for Paul George recruitment video leaks

ET edition of SportsCenter on Tuesday, June 26". LeBron James will be the top National Basketball Association free agent available in July if he opts out of his Cleveland Cavaliers contract, but he probably won't be the only superstar hitting the open market.

Author: 0 Marcelo exits Brazil match against Serbia with back injury

Neymar had a first solo early on and Gabriel Jesus was then offside on another chance but there was an early shock for the Selecao when right back Marcelo had to leave in the 10th, seemingly feeling dizzy and limping, with Felipe Luis taking his place.

Author: 0 Harry Kane set to start against Belgium

The huge 2018 World Cup Group G clash between England and Belgium will be broadcast on NBCSN this Thursday at 2 p.m. ET. The problem, though, is that neither side desperately wants to win - because that will put them on the more hard half of the draw, and possibly on course to meet Brazil or Germany at the quarter-final stage.

Sports Finally! Djokovic ends drought to reach Queen’s showpiece
Author: 0 Finally! Djokovic ends drought to reach Queen’s showpiece

The Serb has found his form on the grass having not lot a set all week including an impressive semifinal win today over the hot-handed Jeremy Chardy 7-6 (5), 6-4. His Queen's run, plus a quarter-final at the French Open suggest Djokovic, who will climb back into the world's top 20 on Monday, is ready for a lengthy run at Wimbledon .

Sports LeBron could decide future without team visits
Author: 0 LeBron could decide future without team visits

But beyond James, this is an incredibly deep free agent class. He has until Friday to decide on the option, though he is expected to opt out. With the Los Angeles Lakers having always been mentioned as a potential destination for LeBron, one of his National Basketball Association contemporaries, who happens to play for another California team, believes that he will indeed be wearing the purple and gold in the coming National Basketball Association season.

Sports Body found in freezer at Atlanta Braves’ ballpark hours before game
Author: 0 Body found in freezer at Atlanta Braves’ ballpark hours before game

The body of a third party contractor was discovered around 3 p.m. inside the cooler by another worker of the same company. "This is still an active investigation", O'Hara said. Investigators are working to determine the nature of the person's death. An email response from a Braves spokesperson referred the MDJ to Cobb Police.

Sports Australia face Peru in must-win tie
Author: 0 Australia face Peru in must-win tie

Heading into the game against Peru , van Marwijk said he will be eyeing the "last part of the puzzle". So far in Russian Federation, the 65-year-old has been both encouraged and frustrated by a side showing marked improvements defensively but little progress in the creative play that leads to goals.

Sports Mexico's future in the World Cup? The possibilities are endless
Author: 0 Mexico's future in the World Cup? The possibilities are endless

A shock 1-0 opening loss to Mexico was followed by a last-gasp 2-1 victory over Sweden, with players like Marco Reus, Sebastian Rudy and Julian Brandt providing much of their spark in the latter. A draw for Mexico or any other result in the other game will see them progress. Hernandez needs one goal to make him Mexico's all-time leading scorer in World Cup play with five.

Sports Serena Williams awarded seeding for Wimbledon
Author: 0 Serena Williams awarded seeding for Wimbledon

Williams won Wimbledon in 2015 and 2016 before missing last year's tournament as she was pregnant. She will be seeded at Wimbledon only one place lower than Maria Sharapova , who she had been due to play in the fourth round at Roland Garros when she withdrew with a pectoral injury.

Sports Nigeria vs Iceland preview, venue, time and venue
Author: 0 Nigeria vs Iceland preview, venue, time and venue

The second came in the 75th minute, when after a break down the wing, Musa cut inside and waltzed around the goalkeeper before patiently firing the ball into the net. It does mean that there is a shortfall on the flanks, but the threat of a 2 on 2 direct attack behind advancing full-backs means teams will rarely push them forward anyway.