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2022 FIFA World Cup

World Cup LIVE: Messi, Argentina face Poland and look to move into last 16

World Cup LIVE: Messi, Argentina face Poland and look to move into last 16

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2022 FIFA World Cup

Australia can inspire a new generation as Leckie seals World Cup knockout spot

Australia are moving on to the World Cup round of 16 for the second time in their history as Mat Leckie's goal sank Denmark.

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Dawson: Nobody will want to play Australia in World Cup knockouts

Rob Dawson reacts to Australia's 1-0 win over Denmark and speaks about their chances in the World Cup knockout stages.



Who is Africa's greatest World Cup team, and can a squad in Qatar go one better?

ESPN assesses the golden generations that could stake a claim to being Africa's top World Cup team -- until a side reaches the semifinals, anyway.

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Senegal advance as Koulibaly turns the tie to send Ecuador home

Senegal beat Ecuador to seal a spot in the World Cup's round of 16, but needed their captain to turn things around with 20 minutes left.


Why are Belgium struggling at the World Cup, given their talent?

Belgium have produced some of the best players of the modern era, but have failed to measure up in Qatar. Will they even reach the round of 16?

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Bundesliga is home to Japan's best. Will they knock out Germany?

The Samurai Blue are in position to knock Germany out of the World Cup.


US advance to last-16; Messi faces a must-win; Wednesday best bets

The US advanced to the last-16 with a win over Iran, while Lionel Messi must fight to get Argentina out of Group C. Here's the latest from Qatar.

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World Cup VAR review: Every decision in Qatar analysed

We're analysing every VAR decision made throughout all 64 games at the 2022 World Cup.


Why Argentina's Enzo Fernandez is crucial to their midfield

Argentina have not been at their best, but young midfielder Enzo Fernandez showed vs. Mexico why he can make a difference for them.

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