Sweden win thanks to VAR

Sweden win thanks to VAR

Sweden marked their first appearance in the World Cup for 12 years by beating South Korea thanks to a penalty from captain Andreas Granqvist that was awarded after a video assistant referee (VAR) review.

Senegal lose Ciss to injury

Senegal lose Ciss to injury

Senegal defender Saliou Ciss has been ruled out of the 2018 World Cup in Russia with an ankle injury.

Brazil rolled by Swiss

Brazil rolled by Swiss

Brazil joined the host of big guns who have failed to fire in their opening World Cup game as lax defending from a corner allowed Switzerland to cancel out Philippe Coutinho’s spectacular curling strike and grab a 1-1 draw on Sunday.

Mexico stun Germany for famous win

Mexico stun Germany for famous win

Germany were stunned 1-0 by Mexico in the opening game of their World Cup defence on Sunday as Hirving Lozano finished off a sharp counter-attack that exposed the ragged defending that the four-times winners had displayed in their warm-up games.

Amrabat out of Portugal clash

Amrabat out of Portugal clash

Morocco winger Nordin Amrabat has been discharged from hospital but he will not play in the side’s next World Cup Group B clash against Portugal on Wednesday after suffering concussion in the 1-0 loss to Iran, officials said.

Iceland shift focus to Nigeria

Iceland shift focus to Nigeria

Iceland’s dream World Cup debut may have gotten them a point against two-time champions Argentina, but Aron Gunnarsson and his team mates are already putting that result behind them as they move on to the challenge of Nigeria.

Kolarov leads Serbia to win

Kolarov leads Serbia to win

Aleksandar Kolarov produced a moment of captain’s inspiration, curling home a superb free kick as Serbia got their World Cup Group E campaign up and running with a 1-0 victory over Costa Rica on Sunday.

How fit is Salah?

How fit is Salah?

Egypt's super striker Mohamed Salah needed help from three teammates pulling on a jersey over his injured shoulder on Saturday, according to AFP reporters at the team's training camp.

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