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2022 FIFA World Cup

Brazil dance past South Korea into WC quarterfinals

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Croatia advance 3-1 on penalties

Resilience, not veteran stars, the key to Croatia beating Japan

For the longest time, the likes of Luka Modric and Ivan Perisic have been central to Croatia's greatest moments. Not so in the win over Japan.

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Heartbreak for Japan as Croatia win on penalties to reach World Cup quarterfinals

Croatia goalkeeper Dominik Livakovic became a national hero by saving three of Japan's penalties in the shootout to send the 2018 finalists through.

TRANSFERS

Transfer Talk: USA's McKennie attracts Tottenham attention

Weston McKennie impressed at the World Cup, and now the Juventus midfielder has the attention of Spurs. Transfer Talk has the latest.

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FIFA WORLD CUP

African sides break records during FIFA World Cup group stage

Is it too soon for us to be talking about 'progress' for African teams at the World Cup?

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ESPN's alternative African World Cup group stage dream team

What about players who could have represented African nations but instead opted to feature for other international sides at the highest level?

ENGLAND INTO THE LAST EIGHT

Echegaray: Bellingham is an absolute star

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England's World Cup starts with formidable France

The next challenge is something they've never done: Beat a major nation in a knockout game away from Wembley.

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