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23 June, 2018 8:10 PM FIFA 2018: Late Toni Kroos winner against Sweden keeps Germany hopes alive

A dramatic stoppage-time goal from Toni Kroos gave holders Germany a 2-1 win over Sweden on June 23 to keep alive their hopes of qualifying for the World Cup last 16. Kroos curled in a superb strike from an indirect free kick to grab the three points for the four-times world champions who are now level with Sweden in Group F on three points and behind 91

23 June, 2018 4:00 PM FIFA 2018: Mental toughness turned game around, says Petkovic

The victory puts Switzerland in a strong position to qualify from Group E. Switzerland’s never-say-die attitude and will to win was the key to turning around a match in which it had been pummelled by Serbia for much of the first half, Switzerland coach Vladimir Petkovic said on Friday. Switzerland beat Serbia 2-1 in the World Cup Group E showdown in Kaliningrad 72

23 June, 2018 2:42 PM When Iranian female football fans cheered their team at a Tehran stadium

On Wednesday, Iranian female fans entered the Azadi stadium in Tehran to watch their team play Spain in the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The last time women were allowed to watch a football match in the country was in 1979. BBC reported that the women arrived at the stadium to the sound of horns, chanting and waving flags, before they watched the match 45

23 June, 2018 2:32 PM FIFA World Cup 2018: Belgium maul Tunisia 5-2, ease into round of 16

 Lukaku, Hazard scored twice and substitute Batshuayi netted the fifth goal as Belgium routed the North-Africans at the Spartak Stadium.  Moscow: What wonderful and entertaining game of football, Belgium dominated throughout the match to beat Tunisia 5-2. Lukaku, Hazard scored twice and substitute Batshuayi netted the fifth goal as Belgium routed the North-Africans 107

22 June, 2018 10:40 AM FIFA World Cup 2018: Sony claims over 47 million viewers watched first 4 games in India

Not surprisingly, Kerala, Assam and the other Northeast states, and West Bengal are the top contributing markets in terms of viewership for the World Cup India may not be playing in the biggest football tournament in the world, but Indians are are sure watching it. According to Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN), which holds the media rights for the 2018 FIFA World 83

22 June, 2018 8:50 AM FIFA World Cup 2018: Germany's Joachim Löw is the highest paid manager, pocketing Rs 30cr each year

England manager Gareth Southgate isn't even in the top five! German coach Joachim Löw is the highest-paid manager in the latest edition of FIFA World Cup, taking home an annual salary of €3.8 million (approx Rs 30 crore). Löw, who has been at the helm of Germany since 2006, is closely followed by France's Didier Deschamps and Brazil's Tite, both earning 187

21 June, 2018 4:49 PM FIFA 2018: Neymar will take the field, says Tite

Brazil has no room for error in crucial match against Costa Rica Neymar will play in Brazil’s vital World Cup match against Costa Rica on Friday despite injury fears, coach Tite has confirmed. The World’s most expensive player was given a rough ride by the Swiss in a 1-1 draw on Sunday, suffering 10 fouls during the match, the most for any player in a single 102

21 June, 2018 2:13 PM FIFA 2018: Jedinak penalty helps Australia hold Denmark 1-1

Australia captain Mile Jedinak slotted his second penalty at the World Cup to help Australia draw 1-1 with Denmark on Thursday and keep their hopes of reaching the knockout rounds alive. Jedinak's 38th-minute goal cancelled out a seventh-minute strike from Christian Eriksen who rifled in at the Samara Arena after being set up by Nicolai Jorgensen's brilliant 46

21 June, 2018 4:49 AM World Cup 2018, Day 8: Google Doodle Celebrates Football Culture in Lionel Messi's Argentina, 1998 Champions France

It's Day 8 of the FIFA World Cup 2018 and search engine Google is back with another Doodle, continuing its series on the 32 participating countries in the mega event and their football culture. Thursday's Doodle features teams from Group C and Group D that will be in action in Russia - Denmark, Australia, France, Peru, Argentina and Croatia. When you click 76

20 June, 2018 8:32 PM Spain beat Iran 1-0, keep FIFA World Cup 2018 hopes alive

Diego Costa’s lucky goal sealed it for the Spaniards, who had to fight it out with Iran’s packed defence for the 1-0 win. Iran heartbreakingly lost out on a goal after VAR ruled it out as offside. Spain take six points and join Portugal as Iran drop to the Third position in Group B. Iran need to beat Portugal if they fancy themselves in the round of 16. 90+3 minute 93