Tag: 2018 Fifa World Cup

2018 FIFA World Cup Goals including Cheryshev against Croatia

Mbappe, Pogba,Griezmann  strikes and an own goal from  Mario Mandzukic  were enough to confirm France as the 2018 World Cup Champions on July 15 2018 in Russia. France took the lead on 18 minutes when Mario Mandzukic scored an own goal from a free-kick. Croatia equalised on 28 minutes when Ivan Perisic pounced with a devastating left-foot finish. France were awarded a […]

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Highlights Belgium 2-0 England July 14 2018

England‘s World Cup hopes ended in defeat as the Three lions lost 2-0 to The Red Devils missing out on the third place. Thomas Meunier broke the deadlock after just four minutes of half time when he slid in ahead of Danny Rose to divert Nacer Chadli‘s cross past goalkeeper Jordan Pickford. England pushed for […]

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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 Denmark 0-0 France June 26 2018

France secured first place ahead of Denmark in Group C on Tuesday following a 0-0 draw in Moscow that could set up a heavyweight World Cup clash with Lionel Messi‘s Argentina in the last 16. Neither team really had much to play for and, after the nil-fest, both advance to the knockout stage with France […]

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Highlights Germay 2-1 Sweden June 23 2018

TONI Kroos rescued holders Germany from the brink of an unthinkable early World Cup exit, curling home a sensational winner in the fifth minute of stoppage time to seal a 2-1 win over Sweden reviving hopes of becoming the first side to retain the World Cup since Brazil in 1962. Before that, a Kroos error […]

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Highlights France 1-0 Peru June 21 2018

France qualified for the World Cup 2018 knockout stages with Kylian Mbappe‘s strike the difference in a narrow win over Peru. Mbappe became the youngest player to score for Les Bleus at a World Cup when he ran onto Olivier Giroud‘s deflected shot to tap home into an empty net. Striker Paolo Guerrero had the best chance for Peru in the 31st […]

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Highlights Germany 0-1 Mexico June 17 2018

Mexico stunned the defending champions Germany In their opening game with a narrow 1-0 win Germany suffered the same fate that France did in 2002 and Spain in 2014  defending champions losing their first game. The Germans were disappointing in defence and lacked imagination going forward and Mexico who were lightning quick on counters took […]

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Highlights Costa Rica 0-1 Serbia June 17 2018

Former Manchester City full-back Aleksander Kolarov scored a spectacular free kick as Serbia beat Costa Rica 1-0 in their opening Group E match. The 32-year-old struck from 25-yards-out midway through the second-half as the European nation won the first ever match between the two sides. Mladen Krstajic‘s side held out comfortably thereafter in Samara to get their […]

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Highlights Croatia 2-0 Nigeria June 16 2018

Croatia earned a comfortable 2-0 victory over a young Nigerian side in both sides’ first group match to lead the presumably  group of ‘Death’ at the World Cup in Kaliningrad. An own goal from Oghenekaro Etebo put Croatia ahead and a second half Luka Modric penalty wrapped up the win. Croatia, with Modric and Ivan […]

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