Category: Highlights

Highlights Brazil 1-2 Belgium June 6 2018

Belgium were gifted the lead through an unfortunate own goal from Brazil star Fernandinho after 13 minutes. The Red Devils doubled their lead on the half-hour mark via an exquisite 20-yard finish from Kevin De Bruyne. Renato Augusto pulled one back for Brazil with a good header just three minutes after coming off the bench. Brazil […]

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Highlights Colombia 1-1(3-4) on penalties England July 03 2018

England won a World Cup penalty shootout for the first time against Colombia at Spartak Stadium securing a quarter-final meeting with Sweden. Eric Dier scored the winning kick after Jordan Pickford‘s brilliant save from Carlos Bacca making the tie 3-4. England’s famous victory sets up a meeting with Sweden in Samara on Saturday. Manager Gareth Southgate […]

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Highlights Sweden 1-0 Switzerland July 03 2018

Sweden have booked thier quarter final play with England in the quarter-finals of the World Cup after defeating Switzerland in St Petersburg. Emil Forsberg struck the decisive blow midway through the second half with a shot that deflected off the luckless Manuel Akanji and left Yann Sommer stranded in the Swiss goal. Sommer had brilliantly […]

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Highlights Belgium 3-2 Japan July 2 2018

It took three minutes into the second half until the deadlock was broken as Genki Haraguchi finished smartly. Japan then sensationally doubled their lead as Takashi Inui thundered a strike past Thibaut Courtois to stun Belgium. Belgium got one back after Jan Vertonghen‘s high looping header beat the Japanese goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima to make it 2-1. Super-sub Marouane Fellaini […]

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Highlights Brazil 2-0 Mexico July 2 2018

First half ended goalless with Mexico on top in the early going before Brazil grew into the game as it wore on. Neymar then broke the deadlock shortly after half-time, tapping home Willian‘s cross from close range. Brazilian striker had started the move with lovely backheel to free up the Chelsea winger on left flank. Neymar reacted […]

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Highlights Spain 1-1 Russia (3-4 on penalties) July 1 2018

Spain took the lead through a Sergey Ignashevich own goal in the 12th minute of the last-16 clash in Moscow. Russia forward Artem Dzyuba equalised before half-time from the penalty spot after Gerard Pique‘s handball. The round-of-16 match headed to extra time and then a penalty shootout as the sides could not be separated. Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev […]

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Highlights Croatia 1-1 Denmark (3-2 on penalties) July 1 2018

Mathias Jorgensen gave Denmark the lead inside a minute after firing home from a long throw into the box. Croatia equalised three minutes later after Denmark failed to clear and Mario Mandzukic turned the ball in. After 90 minutes in Nizhny Novgorod the game entered extra-time after neither side was able to find a winner. […]

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Highlights Uruguay 2-1 Portugal June 30 2018

Edinson Cavani got Uruguay off to the perfect start after seven minutes when he scored with a header. Portugal had chances in the first half to equalise, which included a free-kick that Cristiano Ronaldo missed. Better chances finally arrived in the second half, with central defender Pepe scoring with a powerful header. But Uruguay went back […]

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Highlights France 4-3 Argentina June 30 2018

Kylian Mbappe scored a second-half brace to send France through to the quarter-finals of the World Cup. Antoine Griezmann fired France into the lead after 13 minutes with a penalty after Kylian Mbappe was fouled. Just before half-time, Argentina drew level thanks to a sensational long-range strike from Angel Di Maria. Three minutes into the […]

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Highlights England 0-1 Belgium June 28 2018

Adnan Januzaj‘s stunning strike sees Roberto Martinez‘s side top Group G as Gareth Southgate‘s men will face Colombia in last 16. England made eight changes going into this match, while Belgium made nine as both sides rotated heavily. Ex-Manchester United man Adnan Januzaj gave Belgium the lead with a beautiful curling effort on 51 minutes. […]

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