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Five Things We Learned As World Cup Group H Was Blown Wide Open

World Cup Group H

The final, and arguably most open, group of the 2018 World Cup kicked off on Tuesday – and it already looks like a four-way battle is underway. Colombia and Poland were touted as the favourites to qualify for the knockout stages, Japan and Senegal have other ideas. Between the two matches, picking a winner from this group is now a …

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World Cup 2018: All 32 Teams Previewed Group-By-Group

World Cup

The World Cup comes roaring into life on Thursday afternoon, as four years of hard work all boils down to a month-long tournament for the 32 teams involved. Defending champions Germany are among the favourites to retain their trophy, but look set to be pushed all the way by the likes of Brazil and France. Spain will also be there …

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World Cup 2018 Preview: Group H – A Three-Way Scrap To Top The Group

World Cup Group H

The last in our 2018 World Cup group-by-group previews looks at Group H, featuring Colombia, Japan, Poland and Senegal. Having reached the last eight in 2014, Colombia will be hoping for a repeat performance – as will Senegal in their first World Cup since 2002. Poland, meanwhile, have qualified for the first time since 2006, while Japan will be aiming for …

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Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone Pegged To Headline UFC Gdansk Against Unbeaten British Kickboxer

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone will look to restart his welterweight title ambitions as he faces off against the unbeaten British kickboxer Darren Till at UFC Gdansk on Oct 21. UFC welterweight Donald Cerrone is at something of a cross-roads in his career. Despite always being a fan-favourite, at the age of 34 he has now dropped two consecutive losses for the …

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World Cup Round-Up: England Limp To Draw, Scotland Thrashed

LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA - OCTOBER 11: Daniel Sturridge of England reacts during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier Group F match between Slovenia and England at Stadion Stozice on October 11, 2016 in Ljubljana, Slovenia. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

The final round of European World Cup qualifiers for this week took place across the continent this evening, with Germany and England among the nations involved. To Group C first, where current World Cup holders Germany took on Michael O’Neill’s Northern Ireland in a repeat of their Euro 2016 group stage fixture. Two goals within the first twenty minutes, courtesy …

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World Cup Round-Up: Germany Comfortable, Scotland Rescue Late Draw

(L) of Germany and (R) of Czech Republic battle for the ball during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Germany and Czech Republic at Volksparkstadion on October 8, 2016 in Hamburg, Germany.

The third and final wave of European World Cup matchweek 2 qualifiers took place on Saturday night, with mixed fortunes for the three Home Nations involved. To Group C first, where the reigning champions Germany were in action at home to the Czech Republic. Jogi Löw’s side got through this fixture completely unscathed, as a double from Thomas Müller, with …

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Watch: Ten Of The Most Memorable Moments From Euro 2016

PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 10: Dimitri Payet of France celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Euro 2016 Group A match between France and Romania at Stade de France on June 10, 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

It may not have been the most memorable of tournaments but Euro 2016 still provided us with some unbelievable moments. Here we look back at the stories that captured the imagination of the football world during June and July. _____ 10) Dimitri Payet’s late strike versus Romania The scoreboard reads 1-1 in the Stade de France, this is not how the …

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