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Germany suffer humiliation of second straight group stage exit

Germany beat Costa Rica, but that means little after a third-place finish in Group E sees them make a group stage exit in consecutive World Cups.

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Why Japan's winning goal vs. Spain was awarded by the VAR

We're analysing every VAR decision at the 2022 World Cup. The VAR crucially awarded Japan's winning goal against Spain, with the ball in play.

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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.

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.

FIFA WORLD CUP

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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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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WORLD CUP VAR REVIEW

Explaining the VAR chaos behind Antoine Griezmann's disallowed goal

Antoine Griezmann controversially had a goal disallowed for offside by the VAR in France vs. Tunisia, and this is why.

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Has VAR been less reliable in 2022?

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