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Iran beats 10-man Wales to keep World Cup qualification hopes alive

CNN  —  Two late goals secured Iran a sensational 2-0 win against Wales to maintain its hopes of qualifying for the World Cup knockout stages. Rouzbeh Cheshmi struck from distance to brilliantly give Iran the lead in the 98th minute, while Ramin Rezaeian sealed the win in the 101st minute, securing Iran its first points […]

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England vs USA: USMNT takes on England in potentially decisive World Cup meeting

CNN  —  After a frustrating 1-1 draw against Wales, this World Cup isn’t about to get any easier for the United States Men’s National Team (USMNT). A promising first-half performance and a well-taken goal from Timothy Weah was canceled out by Gareth Bale’s late penalty on Monday as the youthful USMNT team was denied victory […]

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Richarlison scores ‘goal of the tournament’ scissor kick in Brazil’s 2-0 win over Serbia at FIFA World Cup 2022

Brazil have justified the favourites tag with a 2-0 win over Serbia in their World Cup opener, where Richarlison stole the spotlight with a stunning contender for goal of the tournament. The English Premier League star tapped in his country’s first goal on Thursday night before an astonishing piece of skill finished off an outstanding […]

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Saudi Arabia vs Argentina: Lionel Messi’s team in one of the biggest upsets in World Cup history

Lusail, Qatar CNN  —  Saudi Arabia produced one of the biggest upsets in World Cup history Tuesday, beating Lionel Messi’s Argentina 2-1 in an astonishing Group C match. Many had expected the South American team, ranked third in the world, unbeaten for three years and among the favorites to win the tournament, to sweep aside […]

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Argentina vs. Saudi Arabia Highlights | 2022 FIFA World Cup – FOX Soccer

Argentina vs. Saudi Arabia Highlights | 2022 FIFA World Cup  FOX Soccer Saudi Arabia upsets Lionel Messi, Argentina in World Cup stunner  The Washington Post World Cup 2022: Saudi Arabia pulls incredible upset in 2-1 win over Argentina  Yahoo Sports Argentina vs. Saudi Arabia – Football Match Report – November 22, 2022  ESPN Saudi Arabia shocks Argentina with 2-1 […]

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United States vs. Wales Recap: Biggest hopes & concerns for the USMNT | FIFA World Cup Tonight – FOX Soccer

United States vs. Wales Recap: Biggest hopes & concerns for the USMNT | FIFA World Cup Tonight  FOX Soccer What Did We Learn From the USA-Wales Game? Everything and Nothing.  The Ringer United States vs. Wales – Football Match Report – November 21, 2022  ESPN United States vs. Wales Highlights | 2022 FIFA World Cup  FOX Soccer Wales hold […]

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Iran players remain silent during national anthem at World Cup lin apparent protest at Iranian regime

Doha, Qatar CNN  —  Before a ball was even kicked in Iran’s World Cup opener against England on Monday, Iran’s players made a powerful statement. In what seemed to be a show of solidarity with those protesting back home, the players stood silent as the Iranian national anthem played out around the Khalifa International Stadium […]

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Qatar humiliated as ‘thousands’ of fans abandon FIFA World Cup 2022 opener at half-time of defeat to Ecuador

Qatar have become the first FIFA World Cup hosts to lose the tournament’s opening match but that was not the only great ignominy as thousands of fans appeared to abandon the game at half-time. Ecuador claimed a 2-0 victory over the home side behind goals to Enner Valencia in the 16th and 31st minutes. And […]

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Qatar makes World Cup debut in a controversial tournament of firsts

Doha, Qatar CNN  —  There have been 21 editions of the men’s World Cup since its inauguration in 1930 but Qatar 2022 is set to be a tournament like no other. Since it was announced as the host city almost 12 years ago, it was always destined to be a World Cup of firsts. From […]

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Every World Cup 2022 squad announced: Sadio Mané selected for Senegal after injury scare

CNN  —  ‘Tis the season for wall charts and fans gathering around to pick their starting teams for the 2022 Qatar World Cup. And with countries announcing their squads for international football’s premier competition, the debate has ramped up to the maximum. Here’s a full list of the squads for the World Cup, which runs […]

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