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Croatia advance at World Cup as 0-0 draw eliminates Belgium

Thursday, 1 December 2022, 18:26 Last update: about 4 days ago Associated Press

The win and a place in the round of 16 at the World Cup was there for Belgium. All the team needed was for Romelu Lukaku to score as the ball reached him in front of goal in the final...

Messi and Argentina advance at World Cup, beat Poland 2-0

Thursday, 1 December 2022, 05:24 Last update: about 5 days ago Associated Press

Rest easy, soccer fans. Lionel Messi will grace the World Cup stage at least one more time. The Argentina great had a penalty saved but his team still beat Poland 2-0 Wednesday after...

Mexico beat Saudi Arabia 2-1 but fall short at World Cup

Thursday, 1 December 2022, 05:22 Last update: about 5 days ago Associated Press

For a long time after the final whistle, Luis Chavez crouched on the field in anguish. He had just scored in Mexico's furious attempt to stay alive at the World Cup, but the 2-1 victory...

France lose to Tunisia 1-0 but still win World Cup group

Wednesday, 30 November 2022, 18:26 Last update: about 5 days ago Associated Press

Defending champion France won its World Cup group despite losing to Tunisia 1-0 Wednesday. Wahbi Khazri scored in the 58th minute to give the Tunisians the victory, but it wasn't enough...

Australia into last 16 of World Cup after beating Denmark 1-0

Wednesday, 30 November 2022, 18:22 Last update: about 5 days ago Associated Press

Australia advanced to the round of 16 at the World Cup, beating favoured Denmark 1-0 Wednesday on Mathew Leckie’s 60th-minute goal. It is Australia's first time in the knockout stage...

England advance after beating Wales 3-0 at World Cup

Wednesday, 30 November 2022, 05:28 Last update: about 6 days ago Associated Press

Marcus Rashford dropped to his knees and pointed up to the sky. The England forward had just scored against Wales at the World Cup, starting off a 3-0 victory that sent his team into...

Pulisic goal takes US into knock-out stage of World Cup

Wednesday, 30 November 2022, 05:25 Last update: about 6 days ago Associated Press

Christian Pulisic kicked the ball, scored the goal and crashed into the goalkeeper, a collision that sent the American star to a hospital and the United States into the second round of the World...

Juventus mired in scandal again as Agnelli and board resigns

Tuesday, 29 November 2022, 19:09 Last update: about 6 days ago Associated Press

Scandal. Titles. More scandal. Successes and controversy are never far apart at Juventus, which is back in crisis mode following the resignation of club president Andrea Agnelli and the...

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