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Uruguay beat Ghana 2-0 at World Cup, both teams eliminated

Saturday, 3 December 2022, 06:45 Last update: about 3 days ago Associated Press

Luis Suarez couldn't watch as his Uruguay team slid toward a painful World Cup exit. He put his hands in front of his eyes, then pulled his shirt over his head. When his face emerged again,...

Switzerland beat Serbia 3-2 to reach last 16 of World Cup

Saturday, 3 December 2022, 06:42 Last update: about 3 days ago Associated Press

Xherdan Shaqiri took off as soon as the ball hit the back of the net. It was no surprise where he was headed after scoring the first goal in Switzerland’s 3-2 win over Serbia on Friday, a...

Brazil win group despite 1-0 loss to Cameroon at World Cup

Saturday, 3 December 2022, 06:40 Last update: about 3 days ago Associated Press

Vincent Aboubakar’s powerful header was historic for Cameroon and Africa at the World Cup. The stoppage-time goal didn't help Cameroon reach the round of 16 despite the team's 1-0 win...

South Korea advance at World Cup after stoppage-time winner

Friday, 2 December 2022, 18:46 Last update: about 3 days ago Associated Press

South Korea advanced to the round of 16 at the World Cup on the tiebreaker of goals scored after beating Portugal 2-1 Friday following a stoppage-time strike from Hwang Hee-chan. South...

UEFA opens investigation into Juventus as club's woes grow

Friday, 2 December 2022, 06:23 Last update: about 4 days ago Associated Press

Juventus’ off-the-field problems keep on worsening in a scandal reverberating through Italian soccer. UEFA opened an investigation into Juventus on Thursday, hours after it was revealed...

Japan beat Spain 2-1 as both teams advance at World Cup

Friday, 2 December 2022, 06:17 Last update: about 4 days ago Associated Press

Same stadium. Same result. Similar shocking victory for Japan at the World Cup. After beating Germany in the team's opener, Japan worked its way into the round of 16 of the World...

Germany out of World Cup despite 4-2 win over Costa Rica

Friday, 2 December 2022, 06:15 Last update: about 4 days ago Associated Press

Back-to-back early exits at the World Cup have Germany coach Hansi Flick wanting to go back to basics. The four-time champions were again eliminated from the group stage, four years...

Indictments requested for Agnelli and others in Juve scandal

Thursday, 1 December 2022, 18:34 Last update: about 4 days ago Associated Press

The Turin prosecutor’s office has requested indictments of former Juventus president Andrea Agnelli, 10 other former board members, and the club following an investigation into alleged false...

Morocco win World Cup group after beating Canada 2-1

Thursday, 1 December 2022, 18:29 Last update: about 4 days ago Associated Press

Morocco advanced to the last 16 at the World Cup for just the second time after clinging on for a 2-1 win over Canada on Thursday. The Moroccans' only other trip past the group stage...

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