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Football involves kicking a ball to score a goal which is played between two teams each consisting of 11 players. It is played for a period of 90 minutes. Within the stipulated time period the teams try outscore each other to secure a win.


Peru look to exit World Cup with a win against Australia

Moscow, June 23: Peru’s national football team trained on Saturday at Khimki Stadium here to prepare for their upcoming duel against Australia, where they are looking to leave the 2018 FIFA World Cup with a victory


England midfielder Alli returns to group training ahead of Panama match

St. Petersburg, June 23: England midfielder Dele Alli returned to training with the rest of his team on Saturday, after suffering muscular problems in his thigh during England’s 2-1 victory over Tunisia in their opening match


Kosovo-born Shaqiri denies political message in celebratory gesture

Kaliningrad (Russia), June 23: Switzerland star Xherdan Shaqiri repeatedly made a gesture that resembled Albanias Eagle after each goal the team scored against Serbia in a Group E clash of the FIFA World Cup at the


Injured Otamendi, Mercado, Biglia miss Argentina group training

Moscow, June 23: Argentina defenders Nicolas Otamendi and Gabriel Mercado and midfielder Lucas Biglia were absent from their national team’s group training on Saturday due to injuries and did recovery work in the fitness centre. Otamendi


What pushed Argentina to brink of World Cup elimination?

Moscow, June 23: Millions of hearts were broken by the 0-3 defeat of World Cup favourites Argentina in the game facing Croatia at Nizhny Novgorod Stadium on Thursday in Russia. With just one point from two


Justin Kluivert leaves Ajax for AS Roma

The Hague, June 23: Ajax and AS Roma have reached an agreement on the transfer of 19-year-old winger Justin Kluivert to Italy, both football clubs have announced. The transfer fee, which is 17.25 million euros ($20.1


FIFA World Cup: Serbia question non-use of VAR

Kaliningrad, June 23: Serbian football association vice president Savo Milosevic has questioned why the video assistant referee (VAR) was not used for a penalty appeal during his team’s 1-2 World Cup loss to Switzerland here. Referee


FIFA World Cup: Costa Rica disappointed after Brazil defeat

San Jose, June 23: Costa Rican fans and media were bitter after their team was eliminated from the 2018 Russia World Cup, after losing 0-2 to Brazil. Costa Rica played an almost perfect defensive game, holding


Always steel-to-steel match against Croatia: Iceland coach

Kaliningrad (Russia), June 23: Iceland coach Heimir Hallgrimsson said his team will give all out to beat Croatia and expects a tough match against their old foes in the last round of the World Cup Group


Brazil’s Temer congratulates team on first 2018 World Cup victory

Rio de Janeiro, June 23: Brazil’s President Michel Temer congratulated the national football team for their victory against Costa Rica in the second group match in Russia World Cup. Brazil won by 2-0 in a dramatic


Points table
Group A MP W L +/- PTS
Russia 2 2 0 +7 6
Uruguay 2 2 0 +2 6
Egypt 2 0 2 -3 0
Saudi Arabia 2 0 2 -6 0
Group B MP W L +/- PTS
Spain 2 1 0 +1 4
Portugal 2 1 0 +1 4
Iran 2 1 1 0 3
Morocco 2 0 2 -2 0
Group C MP W L +/- PTS
France 2 2 0 +2 6
Denmark 2 1 0 +1 4
Australia 2 0 1 -1 1
Peru 2 0 2 -2 0
Group D MP W L +/- PTS
Croatia 2 2 0 +5 6
Nigeria 2 1 1 0 3
Iceland 2 0 1 -2 1
Argentina 2 0 1 -3 1
Group E MP W L +/- PTS
Brazil 2 1 0 +2 4
Switzerland 2 1 0 +1 4
Serbia 2 1 1 0 3
Costa Rica 2 0 2 -3 0
Group F MP W L +/- PTS
Sweden 1 1 0 +1 3
Mexico 1 1 0 +1 3
Germany 1 0 1 -1 0
South Korea 1 0 1 -1 0
Group G MP W L +/- PTS
Belgium 1 1 0 +3 3
England 1 1 0 +1 3
Tunisia 1 0 1 -1 0
Panama 1 0 1 -3 0
Group H MP W L +/- PTS
Japan 1 1 0 +1 3
Senegal 1 1 0 +1 3
Poland 1 0 1 -1 0
Colombia 1 0 1 -1 0