2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
4th in FIFA World Cup

Japan coast to easy win over Panama

Hajime Moriyasu continued his winning start to life as Japan coach as the four-times Asian champions beat Panama 3-0 in a friendly on Friday.

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Panama and Tunisia fight for third place

Panama and Tunisia have been the fall-guys in the two top-scoring matches of World Cup 2018, but both teams will hope to show they have learnt some

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Arena: Panama penalties not given in qualifying

"You'd have to be hit over the head with a sledgehammer for them to call a penalty kick in CONCACAF," former U.S. coach Bruce Arena said.


Panama boss felt 'scared' vs. 'beautiful' England

"They were so precise, so accurate. England are so practical, it's a beautiful team," said Gomez, quick to admit the gulf in class between the two.

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England not a threat like Belgium - Rodriguez

Panama midfielder Jose Luis Rodriguez believes England will not pose as big a threat as the Belgium side that defeated the CONCACAF side 3-0.

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213dJeff Carlisle

Panama's World Cup moment far overshadows defeat

Despite losing their World Cup debut 3-0 to star-studded Belgium, Panama not only made its people proud but gave them a moment to cherish forever.

World Cup trophy
213dESPN staff

LIVE: Belgium, England heavy favourites

Can Sweden cope without Zlatan Ibrahimovic? All eyes are on England vs. Tunisia, but Belgium are the nation with genuine World Cup ambitions.

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216dJayaditya Gupta in Sochi

First-timers Panama look to upset powerhouse Belgium

Panama know that if Mexico, their group-mates in the North American qualifying zone, can pull off an upset, they too stand a chance against Belgium.

RankingsFIFA World Cup

Goal Difference-932nd
Goals Scored2Tied-21st
Goals Conceded1132nd