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World Cup Day 15: Portugal become latest casualty

Narrow Germany win puts both teams through In one of the day’s opening games, Group G leaders Germany and the USA met knowing that for both teams, a draw would cement their progression to the next round. But with top … Continue reading

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World Cup Day 11: Portugal cling to life in Group G

Belgium scrape another win In the day’s opening game, Group H powerhouse Belgium met Fabio Capello’s Russia. Belgium struggled to claim a victory over Algeria in their opening game, so Russia was sure to be a stern test for Marc … Continue reading

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World Cup Day 6: Mexico hold hosts Brazil

Algeria¬†give Belgium early scare The day’s opening game saw Group H favourites Belgium take on an Algeria side that has never progressed from the group stages of the World Cup. Belgium, who are expected to make short work¬†of the World … Continue reading

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World Cup guide: All 32 competitors unmasked

It’s that time again. After four long, tantalizing years we are about to get what we’ve been waiting for: the FIFA World Cup is upon us. Brazil is the venue, and glory awaits the team who can go all the … Continue reading

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