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World Cup Day 18: Germany and France cut it close

Late goals seal hard-fought French victory Two French-speaking countries, France (duh) and Nigeria, came up against each other with a spot in the quarterfinals on the line. France, who have been one of the best sides in the tournament so … Continue reading

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World Cup Day 16: Shootout sends Brazil through, James sparkles for Colombia

Brazil edge through on penalties Day 16 kicked off with the World Cup’s first knockout match – an intriguing round-of-16 clash between South American sides Chile and Brazil. Host nation Brazil had the weight of an entire population on their … Continue reading

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World Cup Day 12: Neymar fires Brazil to round-of-16

Spain grab consolation win over Australia It’s bizarre to see Spain heading into a match knowing that they have no chance of progression, but that was the case when the Spaniards met Australia in their final match of the 2014 … Continue reading

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World Cup Day 7: Netherlands and Chile star as Spain crashes out

Netherlands put foot in knockout runs, but run hard by Australia This really is the World Cup that just keeps on giving – Day 7 exploded into life when the Netherlands, fresh off smashing Spain, took on Australia in an … Continue reading

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