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World Cup 2022: Discovering the Outright Favourites

Tuesday, 29 November 2022, 12:49 Last update: about 6 days ago

The 22nd edition of the FIFA World Cup broke with tradition by deviating from the regular tournament calendar to accommodate footballers not used to the intense heat of Qatar. Although 20th November...

Juventus board of directors and president Agnelli resign

Tuesday, 29 November 2022, 05:55 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

Juventus' board of directors and president Andrea Agnelli resigned en masse on Monday. The stunning move follows a preliminary investigation by the Turin Public Prosecutor's Office into...

Brazil advance at World Cup after beating Switzerland 1-0

Monday, 28 November 2022, 19:53 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

Brazil struggled without Neymar at the World Cup on Monday. Still, the five-time champions played well enough to secure a spot in the next stage. Brazil overcame the absence of its...

Kudus scores 2, Ghana beat South Korea 3-2 at World Cup

Monday, 28 November 2022, 19:51 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

Mohammed Kudus said there wasn’t much difference between the way Ghana played in its opening World Cup match against Portugal or its second game against South Korea. Except the...

Aboubakar saves Cameroon in 3-3 tie with Serbia at World Cup

Monday, 28 November 2022, 13:24 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

Substitute Vincent Aboubakar scored one goal and created another as Cameroon rallied from 3-1 down to draw 3-3 with Serbia at the World Cup on Monday. He lobbed goalkeeper Vanja...

Auger-Aliassime, Shapovalov give Canada 1st Davis Cup title

Monday, 28 November 2022, 08:48 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

Felix Auger-Aliassime fell to his back behind the baseline, then waited for teammates to race off Canada's bench and pile on top of him. A few minutes later, the Canadians finally could lift the...

Germany salvage 1-1 draw against Spain at World Cup

Monday, 28 November 2022, 05:20 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

Only a win for Germany in the final group game will give the four-time World Cup champions a chance to avoid a second straight early elimination. At least they’re...

Croatia down Canada 4-1 at World Cup on Kramaric's 2 goals

Sunday, 27 November 2022, 19:24 Last update: about 8 days ago Associated Press

Andrej Kramaric scored a pair of goals and Croatia crushed Canada's hopes of advancing at its first World Cup in 36 years with a 4-1 victory on Sunday. Alphonso Davies scored Canada's...

Where'd he go? Morocco goalie disappears at World Cup game

Sunday, 27 November 2022, 16:46 Last update: about 8 days ago Associated Press

Morocco goalkeeper Yassine Bounou mysteriously disappeared before kickoff of his team's World Cup game against Belgium on Sunday. Bounou was named in the starting lineup, came out with...

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