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Spurs duo Kane, Rose disappoint vs. Belgium

30 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Thomas Meunier and Eden Hazard scored the goals as Belgium convincingly beat England 2-0 to secure victory in the World Cup third-place match. England created chances to cancel out Meunier's early opener in an entertaining second half in St. Petersburg, but Hazard provided a clinical finish to a counterattack to secure Belgium's most successful-ever World Cup campaign. Positives The mere fact that England made it to St. Petersburg should be a source of great pride, even if they were ultimately outclassed. Gareth Southgate's more youthful lineup also caused Belgium one or two problems in...
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Antoine Griezmann steps up for France, N'Golo Kante flops as Les Bleus win World Cup

30 days ago   |   By ESPN FC

Twenty years on from their first World Cup title, France are back on top of the footballing world following a 4-2 victory over Croatia.
Stewart Robson breaks down France's World Cup final victory over Croatia, who despite the scoreline, were often second best to Croatia on the night.
The stars came out for France as Antoine Griezmann, Paul Pogba and Kylian Mbappe all scored to help Les Bleus to their second-ever World Cup title.
ESPN's Alison Bender reports from outside Luzhniki Stadium with her key takeaways after France overpowered Croatia to win the World Cup.
France won the World Cup...
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Luka Modric wins World Cup Golden Ball; Mbappe and Courtois also honoured

30 days ago   |   By ESPN FC

Croatia midfielder Luka Modric accepted the Golden Ball award as the best player at the World Cup after his side lost to France 4-2 in
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Video: Jubilant France stars lift World Cup after defeating Croatia in final

30 days ago   |   By CaughtOffside

France defeated Croatia 4-2 in the World Cup final in Moscow on Sunday as they lifted the trophy for the second time, following up their triumph in 1998.
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Russia 2018 World Cup standings, bracket, scores, full schedule: France crowned champions

30 days ago   |   By CBSSports

The 2018 World Cup title goes to Les Bleus for the second time after a thrilling 4-2 win over Croatia
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Antoine Griezmann steps up for France, N'Golo Kante flops as Les Bleus win World Cup

30 days ago   |   By ESPN

Stewart Robson breaks down France's World Cup final victory over Croatia, who despite the scoreline, were often second best to Croatia on the night.
ESPN's Alison Bender reports from outside Luzhniki Stadium with her key takeaways after France overpowered Croatia to win the World Cup.
Twenty years on from their first World Cup title, France are back on top of the footballing world following a 4-2 victory over Croatia.
France won the World Cup for the second time after a 4-2 victory over Croatia in Moscow on Sunday. A Mario Mandzukic own goal, as well as an Antoine Griezmann penalty and...
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Watch: France beats Croatia in 2018 World Cup final

Watch: France beats Croatia in 2018 World Cup final

30 days ago   |   By UPI

France beat Croatia 4-2 in the 2018 World Cup final, claiming its second title at the tournament on Sunday in Moscow.
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World Cup 2018: Best reactions to France's victory over Croatia

World Cup 2018: Best reactions to France's victory over Croatia

30 days ago   |   By Sporting News

France maintained a comfortable lead over Croatia in the World Cup final, earning a 4-2 victory to claim its second title.
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World Cup 2018: Epic celebrations at full-time as France win World Cup

30 days ago   |   By BBC

Wild scenes after the final whistle at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow as France celebrate beating Croatia 4-2 to win the World Cup final.
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Deschamps joins exclusive winners list as France lift second World Cup trophy

Deschamps joins exclusive winners list as France lift second World Cup trophy

30 days ago   |   By Goal

The former defender was part of the French national squad to win the tournament in 1998, 20 years prior to guided his team to the trophy as coach
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Clarence Seedorf on Fance's FIFA World Cup™ title: ‘definitely destiny' | FIFA World Cup™ Today

Clarence Seedorf on Fance's FIFA World Cup™ title: ‘definitely destiny' | FIFA World Cup™ Today

30 days ago   |   By Fox Sports

Clarence Seedorf talks France vs Croatia after the conclusion of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™
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Youthful France to face veteran-laden Croatia for World Cup title

30 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

MOSCOW - France is the established power with a young team full of speed and skill. Croatia has the veterans that have shown they can never be counted out. The two sides will meet on Sunday in the World Cup final, with France going for its second title in its third final in 20 years. Croatia, a country that only gained independence in 1991, will be playing in its first. "Tradition is there to be demolished," Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic said Saturday. "I'm not interested who is the opponent." "Tradition is there to be demolished. I'm not interested who is the opponent." - Croatia coach...
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France wins 2nd World Cup title, beats Croatia 4-2

30 days ago   |   By Seattle Pi

MOSCOW - France won its second World Cup title by beating Croatia 4-2 on Sunday in a match briefly interrupted by an on-field protest during the second half that Russian punk band Pussy Riot later took credit for .
Teenage forward Kylian Mbappe scored his fourth goal of the tournament for France and the team's fourth in the 65th minute, about 12 minutes after play resumed at the Luzhniki Stadium.
Mbappe, who is 19, is only the second teenager to score in a World Cup final. Pele was 17 when he scored two goals for Brazil in the 1958 final.
Antoine Griezmann and Paul Pogba also scored for...
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France have won the World Cup after beating Croatia 4-2 in the final in Moscow

30 days ago   |   By The Scotsman

France rode their luck before roaring past Croatia to win the World Cup for a second time as a thrilling tournament came to a fitting conclusion
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France beats Croatia for second World Cup title

France beats Croatia for second World Cup title

30 days ago   |   By USA Today

France handled Croatia in a 4-2 victory in the World Cup final to send the underdog home and give the French their second championship in history.
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France wins 2nd World Cup title, beats Croatia 4-2

France wins 2nd World Cup title, beats Croatia 4-2

30 days ago   |   By USA Today

France won its second World Cup title by beating Croatia 4-2 in a match briefly interrupted by an on-field protest that Russian punk band Pussy Riot later took credit for
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NASCAR invites Fernando Alonso to race in Daytona 500

NASCAR invites Fernando Alonso to race in Daytona 500

With Fernando Alonso leaving Formula One at the end of the season, NASCAR has invited the Spaniard to join the fun at Daytona. Read more ...

Everything you need to know about the SEC before kickoff

Everything you need to know about the SEC before kickoff

Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer Close Covers the SEC. Joined ESPN in 2012. Graduate of Auburn University. Follow on Twitter The SEC has been a breeding ground for college... Read more ...

Bakayoko completes Milan loan move with €35m purchase option

Bakayoko completes Milan loan move with €35m purchase option

The France international midfielder, who has been deemed surplus to requirements by Chelsea, will spend the 2018-19 campaign in Serie A Read more ...

Eagles fan trolls Patriots with billboard near Gillette Stadium

Eagles fan trolls Patriots with billboard near Gillette Stadium

A Super Bowl victory wasn't enough. Gina Lewis, an Eagles fan from Western Massachusetts, spearheaded the ultimate jab at Pats' fans: a billboard. Read more ...

Giants rookie RB Barkley sits out practice

Giants rookie RB Barkley sits out practice

New York Giants rookie running back Saquon Barkley was a spectator at Tuesday's practice. Read more ...

DeVante Parker injury update: Dolphins WR has broken finger, report says

DeVante Parker injury update: Dolphins WR has broken finger, report says

Dolphins coach Adam Gase said Parker is unable to catch the ball and is in a week-to-week situation as he heals. Read more ...

Predators sign Ryan Ellis to massive 8-year, $50M contract

Predators sign Ryan Ellis to massive 8-year, $50M contract

Ellis has one year remaining on the five-year, $12.5 million contract he signed in 2014. Read more ...

Rookie LB Roquan Smith finally signs Bears contract

Rookie LB Roquan Smith finally signs Bears contract

Smith was holding out from his rookie contract due to some of the language that could have prohibited him from getting guaranteed money. Read more ...

Jets coach hammers Terrelle Pryor for revealing injury secret

Jets coach hammers Terrelle Pryor for revealing injury secret

Terrelle Pryor's days as a news-breaker may be over. After the Jets wide receiver revealed Monday that he broke his ankle in May - the extent of the injury had been unknown... Read more ...

Raiders' Penn off PUP list, shifts to right tackle

Raiders' Penn off PUP list, shifts to right tackle

Oakland Raiders offensive tackle Donald Penn was activated from the physically unable to perform list on Tuesday and participated in his first practice of training camp. Read more ...