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Previous meetings: Colombia crushed Japan 4-1 in the group stage of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Poland team's coach Adam Nawalka must be a bit anxious man today as he needs to get the combination right with top players Kamil Glik and Arkadiusz Milik doubtful for the match due to injuries.
  • LARSON: Messi falls well short of Ronaldo's standard in draw with Iceland

    LARSON: Messi falls well short of Ronaldo's standard in draw with Iceland

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    The biggest shock yet of the ongoing World Cup in Russian Federation happened on Saturday when lowly Iceland held Argentina to a 1-1 draw in the first Group D match of the competition. At the end, Messi retreated alone into the centre circle with his head bowed and hands on his knees. The forward executed a classy spin move to create his chance when a miscued shot by Marcos Rojo arrived at his feet near the penalty spot.
  • A Test of nerves for Afghanistan in debut against India

    A Test of nerves for Afghanistan in debut against India

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    Earlier, Dhawan became the first Indian batsman to score a century in the first session of a Test match joining the illustrious ranks of Sir Don Bradman , Victor Trumper , Majid Khan , and David Warner . "It is a big moment for Afghanistan and an honour for us to be a part of this history". Once the openers were gone, Rashid found his mojo and got to land his googlies consistently on good length troubling the middle order batsmen.
  • Kawhi Leonard reportedly wants to leave San Antonio

    Kawhi Leonard reportedly wants to leave San Antonio

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    According to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN , the Spurs held a players only meeting where Leonard and his teammates discussed his injury. Kawhi Leonard #2 of the San Antonio Spurs dribbles the ball against the Indiana Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on February 13, 2017 in Indianapolis, Indiana.
  • Rose, Poulter positive despite struggles

    Rose, Poulter positive despite struggles

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    Only four players finished the day under par and it could've been worse if we hadn't had the rain on Wednesday to soften it up. He trotted after it and when the ball was about 15 feet beyond the hole, and still trickling, he hit it back towards the cup.
  • Get to know England's World Cup squad with 'The Lions' Den'

    Get to know England's World Cup squad with 'The Lions' Den'

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    Kane further revealed that England , who are famous for their awful record in shootouts, would look to play the attacking game and focus more on scoring. The English striker reassured the fans about their biggest fear, Penalties, saying "We have been practicing penalties, not every session, but every now and then the coaches will throw it in at the end of the session; when we are maybe a little bit worn out in games after extra-time, the lads are exhausted, that's when it's going to happen".
  • Robbie Williams to perform at World Cup opening ceremony

    Robbie Williams to perform at World Cup opening ceremony

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    SPNI president sports and distribution business Rajesh Kaul said , "The telecast of 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia will be done in six languages". The football glory that all players will be hoping to achieve on Russian soil will be represented by Brazil's two-time FIFA World Cup champion Ronaldo .
  • Pep Guardiola hits back at Yaya Toure for his ‘lie’

    Pep Guardiola hits back at Yaya Toure for his ‘lie’

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    Guardiola says Toure "knows that I'm not racist" and did not raise the issue during their two years together at City. " I am not the same , nor do they even look at me in the same way", he told TV3. We have had two years, 365 + 365 (days) to say it - and we can talk. The midfielder had to wait until City's final home game of the season against Brighton for his first start of the season.
  • Salah arrives in Egypt after injury recovery in Spain

    Salah arrives in Egypt after injury recovery in Spain

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    The 25-year-old went off with a shoulder problem in the first half of Liverpool's 3-1 defeat to Real Madrid in last month's Champions League final but the speedy forward expects to play some part in Egypt's first Group A fixture in Russian Federation.
  • Messi wants Griezmann at Barca

    Messi wants Griezmann at Barca

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    Marouane Fellaini is far from the most popular player amongst most football fans but wouldn't be the worst free signing given Arsenal's transfer budget. "The coach will then look at how he fits everyone in, but he is obviously a great player and we would click together". And he admitted winning La Liga with Atleti would be hard, adding: 'Barcelona and [Real] Madrid have been playing in a very high level for years and also have an available budget that exceeds ours by far, but we try ...
  • Liverpool want Nabil Fekir deal done before World Cup

    Liverpool want Nabil Fekir deal done before World Cup

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    The Liverpool Echo report that the two clubs have finally hashed out a deal for the Frenchman, with a medical expected to take place on Friday. Fekir will be given permission to leave France's World Cup training base and could undergo his medical on Merseyside on Friday.
  • Warriors, Cavaliers say they're not going to White House

    Warriors, Cavaliers say they're not going to White House

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    LeBron continued with his distaste for Trump this morning stating, "Let's not let someone uninviting you from their house take away from their championship. Last September, Trump withdrew an invitation to the Warriors after they beat Cleveland in last year's final following remarks from Curry saying he didn't want to attend.
  • Palestinians thank Argentina for cancelling match with Israel

    Palestinians thank Argentina for cancelling match with Israel

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    For more than a decade, they've led an worldwide campaign to boycott Israel as a means to pressure the Jewish state to change its policies toward the Palestinians. Israeli officials reacted bitterly to the cancellation of the game. It was a change of tone from Rajoub, who on Sunday had called for Palestinians to burn pictures of Messi and replicas of his shirt if he took the field in Jerusalem.