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Senegal Sneaks Pasts Poland in World Cup Clash

By Sports Desk

June 19, 2018 – 10:22 pm

Senegal got Africa’s first win of the World Cup with a 2-1 victory over Poland in Moscow on Tuesday. The team was helped by two fluky goals: a deflection, and a score by a player who was apparently unnoticed by the Poland defense.


Colombia 1-2 Japan: Yuya Osako heads winner to break resistance of 10-man Colombians

By Sports Desk

June 19, 2018 – 7:29 pm

Japan enacted sweet revenge for their defeat to Colombia four years ago with a shock 2-1 win over their South American rivals in a pulsating game that saw Colombia play 87 minutes with ten men.


All eyes on Salah as World Cup hosts take on Egypt

By Sports Desk

June 19, 2018 – 4:53 pm

SAINT PETERSBURG: World Cup hosts Russia face an Egypt side buoyed by the likely return of star man Mohamed Salah on Tuesday knowing a win will all but guarantee a place in the last 16.


Spain rally behind De Gea as questions swirl over goalkeeper´s form

By Web Desk

June 19, 2018 – 4:52 pm

KRASNODAR, RUSSIA: Spain players are rallying behind goalkeeper David De Gea as they prepare for their second group game at the World Cup against Iran in Kazan on Wednesday.


Player to watch

By News Desk

June 19, 2018 – 4:49 pm

SADIO Mane will be the main man for Senegal when they kick off their World Cup campaign against Poland at the Spartak Stadium today.