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Football

Fifa World Cup 2018: Croatia beats Russia in shootout to reach semis

Ivan Rakitic scored the winner from the spot as Russian goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev dived the opposite direction.

08 Jul 2018 2:44 AM

Tite’s men lose match not honour

Tite said the match was a delight for neutrals. He was right. It was the sort of game that makes football a compelling spectacle — or football.

08 Jul 2018 2:08 AM

Iran’s Shirmardi blazes a trail in Russia

The intrepid Iranian woman is optimistic that one day all her compatriots will be able to watch football matches from the stands back home.

08 Jul 2018 1:58 AM

EU 12, South America 9

Semis are an all-European affair.

08 Jul 2018 1:56 AM

‘A matter of time before women’s soccer shines’

A globetrotting footballer, Ierene Guerrero, has fallen in love with India and is inspiring Indian women.

08 Jul 2018 12:18 AM

France defence not that strong: Louis Saha

The former Manchester United star has been in the city before as part of Premiership club’s fan engagement program.

08 Jul 2018 12:18 AM

FIFA World Cup: Maguire, Alli goals take England to semis, beat Sweden 2-0

Full time, Sweden 0- England 2 ( Harry Maguire 30', Dele Alli 59')

07 Jul 2018 7:58 PM

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