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Germany ace Sami Khedira shuts down Swedish journalist's prank

26 days ago   |   By ESPN FC

Germany's Thomas Muller has called for positivity ahead of their remaining World Cup group games if they are to progress. As we know only too well, even the most studiously planned jokes aren't always guaranteed to hit the mark and deliver the level of laughs you hoped for.
Swedish journalist Ludvig Holmberg found that out to his cost when he attempted to prank the Germany players at their World Cup training camp in Vatutinki.
With the Germans losing to Mexico in their opening game and set to face Sweden in their second, Holmberg tried to rib Sami Khedira by offering him and his teammates...
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World Cup Results

26 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Jun 21 - Results and fixtures for the World Cup on Thursday
Group Stage
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Denmark (1) 1 Australia (1) 1
France v Peru
Argentina
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World Cup group stage tie-breakers & rules: What happens when teams are locked level?

World Cup group stage tie-breakers & rules: What happens when teams are locked level?

26 days ago   |   By Sporting News

With so much at stake, it is not surprising to see such a keenly competitive tournament, but what happens when teams are level on points?
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UPDATE 2-World Cup Summaries

26 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Jun 21 - Summaries for the World Cup on Thursday
Group Stage
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Denmark (1) 1
Scorers: C. Eriksen 7
Yellow
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Denmark, Australia battle to a draw

26 days ago   |   By Yardbarker

Denmark still have some work to do. And while Australia did bring back a huge point, they'll be thinking of just how close they came.The second round of Group C matches got off to a pretty fun start with Denmark taking on Australia. For the Danes, a win would've meant a spot in the knockout rounds while a loss for Australia would've seen the Socceroos go home - so to speak. But a point keeps things interesting.As for the action, it would start early with - who else? - Denmark's Christian Eriksen. All it takes is a moment, and it's one he takes beautifully. There's nothing you can do about...
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World Cup 2018: Denmark 1-1 Australia highlights

26 days ago   |   By BBC

Watch highlights as Christian Eriksen's stunning half-volley is cancelled out by Mile Jedinak's VAR-awarded penalty in Group C at the 2018 World Cup.
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Australia vs. Denmark final score, recap: Chrisitan Eriksen opener spoiled by another VAR World Cup penalty kick

26 days ago   |   By CBSSports

Denmark moves to four points in Group C with a draw to Australia
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Russia 2018 World Cup standings, scores, full schedule: France and Argentina in action on Thursday

26 days ago   |   By CBSSports

Follow along with scores, schedule and standings throughout the World Cup group stage and knockout round
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Denmark, Australia battle to World Cup stalemate

Denmark, Australia battle to World Cup stalemate

26 days ago   |   By Sportsnet

Denmark and Australia fought to a 1-1 draw Thursday in Group C action at the FIFA World Cup.
Tottenham midfielder Christian Eriksen opened the scoring for the Danes in the seventh minute.
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Australia's Mile Jedinak equalized from the penalty spot in the 39th minute.
Denmark provisionally tops Group C with four points. Australia...
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World Cup 2018: Christian Eriksen's half-volley gives Denmark lead over Australia

26 days ago   |   By BBC

Christian Eriksen's stunning half-volley gives Denmark an early first-half lead over Australia in Group C at the 2018 World Cup.
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Eriksen dazzles for Danes, VAR keeps Aussies alive in topsy-turvy Group C draw

26 days ago   |   By ESPN

World Cup: Mile Jedinak Denmark 1-1 Australia
World Cup: Christian Eriksen Denmark 1-0 Australia
SAMARA - Three quick thoughts on Denmark 1-1 Australia in Group C at the World Cup on Thursday afternoon.
1. Eriksen a class apart for Denmark
A moment of Christian Eriksen brilliance and the intervention of VAR were the standout moments in this 1-1 draw between Denmark and Australia, a result much more helpful to the Danes than it is their opponents.
Eriksen's early half-volley was a lesson in perfect technique, but they couldn't build on that early advantage, and when VAR gave Mile Jedinak a...
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World Cup stars mostly stifled, with 1 Portuguese exception

26 days ago   |   By Fox Sports

SARANSK, Russia With nagging injuries, heavy marking from opponents and some simply uninspired play, the top stars of the 2018 World Cup have struggled to deliver on the impossible expectations they carried into the tournament, with one prominent Portuguese exception.
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POWER RANKING: The 23 best World Cup players after the first round of action

26 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

The 2018 FIFA World Cup has arrived. The first round of group stage fixtures is already over, with every single one of the 32 World Cup nations competing at least once already - and boy, has the tournament created drama. Russia got the World Cup off to a thrilling start when it wowed crowds with a 5-0 victory over Saudi Arabia in the curtain-raising game on June 14, before tournament favourites like Argentina and Brazil failed to register a win. Germany, the 2014 World Cup winners, even lost. But who are the key players so far? Business Insider has put together a power ranking of the 23...
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Suarez Sends Uruguay, and Russia, to Last 16 at World Cup

26 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Uruguay's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring his side's first goal during the group A match against Saudi Arabia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. The Associated Press By DEREK GATOPOULOS, Associated Press ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia - With a single goal, Luis Suarez settled the fate of four teams in the group stage of the World Cup. The controversial striker, who was making his 100th appearance in his national team's light blue, scored Wednesday to give Uruguay a 1-0 victory over Saudi Arabia and a spot in the round of 16. The result...
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France v Peru Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, preview and predictions

France v Peru Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, preview and predictions

26 days ago   |   By Goal

Our tipster expects the goals to flow when Didier Deschamps' Les Bleus meet Ricardo Gareca's Los Incas in Thursday's crucial World Cup Group C clash
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World Cup Power Rankings: Mexico rises after Germany upset; Brazil still first; Ronaldo enough for Portugal?

26 days ago   |   By CBSSports

Here's how things are looking after the first set of group stage matches at the FIFA World Cup in Russia
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World Cup 2018 Group C: Fixtures, standings, squads & full details on France & Australia group

World Cup 2018 Group C: Fixtures, standings, squads & full details on France & Australia group

26 days ago   |   By Goal

Goal brings you all the details of the Group C fixtures including fixtures, standings and squads for France and Australia
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