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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 10: Messi magic puts Argentina through

Underdogs Iran frustrate Argentina In the first game of the World Cup’s 10th day, overwhelming favourites Argentina met an Iran side that they were expected to dismantle. But, as so many other underdogs have done this World Cup, Iran set … Continue reading

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World Cup Day 1: Referee aids Brazil recovery

If you didn’t already know what this World Cup meant to Brazil, the singing (or rather shouting) of their national anthem convinced you –¬†victory is the only thing on their minds, failure is not an option. They came¬†out ready to … Continue reading

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