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Belgium beat Brazil 2-1, will play France in World Cup semi-final

Neymar had a late chance to equalise but Thibaut Courtois tipped over as Belgium clung on.

07 Jul 2018 1:42 AM

Fifa World Cup 2018: France forward

Les Blues ride on Varane, Griezmann goals to break down Uruguay.

07 Jul 2018 12:48 AM

Balkanisation in focus as Croatia meet Russia

The USSR had also been a formidable force in football as they reached the semi-finals of the 1966 World Cup besides winning Euro in 1960.

07 Jul 2018 12:46 AM

Fisht of fury

Shootout masters face off at Sochi’s Fisht Stadium.

07 Jul 2018 12:44 AM

Soccer Starz cruise to facile 3-0 win

Soccer Starz functioned well as a unit and dominated play from the start.

07 Jul 2018 12:36 AM


FIFA World Cup: Varane, Griezmann score as France reach semifinal

Full time, Uruguay 0- France 2 (Raphael Varane 40', Antoine Griezmann 61')

06 Jul 2018 7:21 PM

Amateurs keep ball in play

City’s Amateur footballers shed light on the growth of box football over the 90-minute format in recent times.

06 Jul 2018 12:42 AM

Uruguay look to stop speedy Kylian Mbappe

Doubts about Cavani’s availability could also be a ploy to lull Didier Deschamps’s team into complacency.

06 Jul 2018 12:24 AM

No small team

Uruguay, a nation of just 3.3 million people, are football elite.

06 Jul 2018 12:22 AM

Blues for Indian footie

With the national football associations at loggerheads, the Indian football team will not make it to the Asian Games to be held in August.

06 Jul 2018 12:21 AM


Two goats out but show goes on

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are out of the World Cup.

06 Jul 2018 12:21 AM

Fifa World Cup: Air Jordan

Goalie Pickford saves spot-kick in shootout as England break penalty jinx to power ahead.

05 Jul 2018 7:32 AM

IOA’s one foot back?

The associtation’s decision to not take football squad to Asian Games could hamper the growth of this game.

05 Jul 2018 12:00 AM

Fifa World Cup 2018: England ends shootout drought to reach QFs

Yerry Mina's header in the third minute of stoppage time for Colombia made it 1-1 at the end of regulation, and extra time was scoreless.

04 Jul 2018 2:45 AM

Fan Fest is fantastic at World Cup

Free from the restrictions of the stadium, fans were soaking in the terrific atmosphere.

04 Jul 2018 1:17 AM


‘Actor’ Neymar annoys fans

The Brazlian’s performance is tarnished by his tendency to overreact.

04 Jul 2018 1:17 AM

FIFA World Cup 2018: Time’s up for Swiss

Swedes enter quarters for first time in 24 years.

04 Jul 2018 1:17 AM

Fifa World Cup 2018: Japan punch above weight, leave Russia proud

Many people including yours truly hadn’t been bullish about Asian team’s chances in Russia.

04 Jul 2018 1:15 AM

Abhishek Ambekar excited to be playing in Kolkata

It was a great experience playing for Minerva and we ended up winning the title after a hard fought season, says Prakash.

03 Jul 2018 7:50 AM

Belgium beats Japan 3-2 to reach World Cup quarterfinals

Goals by Genki Haraguchi and Takashi Inui in four devastating minutes had put Japan 2-0 up early in the second half to leave Belgium reeling.

03 Jul 2018 3:00 AM