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Ghana determined to gain revenge on Uruguay for Suarez handball

Luis Suarez's infamous goal-line handball denied Ghana a place in the 2010 World Cup semifinal. On Friday, the Black Stars want to exact revenge.

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Why are subs scoring more at 2022 World Cup than ever?

Qatar 2022 isn't done with the group stage yet, but substitutes have already scored more goals than they did in the whole of Russia 2018. Why?

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Fearless Japan see no reason why they can't beat anyone and continue stunning World Cup run

After toppling both Germany and Spain to finish top of Group E, Japan see no reason why they can't keep this up in the World Cup knockout round.

TRANSFERS

Transfer Talk: Barca want Gundogan to replace Busquets

With Sergio Busquets soon out of contract, Barcelona need a midfield pivot, and Ilkay Gundogan is the perfect fit. Transfer Talk has the latest.

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Why every club wants to sign Portugal and Milan forward Rafael Leao

Portugal and AC Milan forward Rafael Leao is arguably the most-coveted attacking player among the elite clubs in world football. Here's why.

SECOND AFRICAN TEAM MAKES ROUND OF 16

Morocco reach round of 16 as Canada's World Cup ends with calamity

Morocco's win that put them into the World Cup round of 16 as Group F winners was kickstarted by an unfortunate error that led to the opening goal.

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Croatia reach World Cup round of 16 as Belgium's golden generation stay trophy-less

Croatia, runners up in 2018, advance to the round of 16 of the World Cup and send a star-studded but disappointing Belgium side home.

AFRICAN WOMEN'S POWER RANKINGS

Barca's Oshoala mounts a comeback as women's leagues continue

While men's club football has been put on hold for the FIFA World Cup, November was a busy month for the women's game in Europe and Africa.

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Gakpo, Musah, Fernandez among top young players

With an eye on the January transfer market, which young players have boosted their chances of a move with their efforts at the World Cup?

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