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The world cup has a lot of economic benefits for Russian Federation but it also has a lot of environmental detriments due to the amount of waste deposited by millions of visitors to Russian Federation. We had a very compact team, also very aggressive. Osako was instrumental in both goals and sprawled to block a close-range shot by Colombia midfielder James Rodriguez in the waning minutes.
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    Iranian football team seeks apology from Nike amid United States sanctions

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    Iran will play Spain on Wednesday while Morocco will be facing Portugal . What I can say is we are fully ready for this game. That chance seemed to give Iran belief they could get a result at the Krestovsky Stadium, something that came to pass as substitute Bouhaddouz sent a bullet header past his own goalkeeper in the dying embers of the game.
  • Hornets agree to trade Howard to Nets for Mozgov

    Hornets agree to trade Howard to Nets for Mozgov

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    Howard, on the other hand, averaged 16.6 points, 12.5 rebounds, and 1.3 assists per game over 81 games. According to former National Basketball Association player Brendan Haywood, members of the Hornets' locker room had grown "sick and tired" of the antics of the big man.
  • Suarez sends Uruguay into last 16 with hosts Russian Federation

    Suarez sends Uruguay into last 16 with hosts Russian Federation

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    Russia's 3-1 win over Egypt on Tuesday means both they and Uruguay have collected maximum points from their two Group A games, with Egypt and Saudi Arabia gathering nothing after two matches. Behind Di Pascua, a throng of fans belted out a chant recalling that inaugural World Cup triumph, singing: 'We're going to do it again, we'll be champions again, just like the first time '.
  • Kawhi Leonard ‘wants out’ of San Antonio

    Kawhi Leonard ‘wants out’ of San Antonio

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    If the Cavs somehow do acquire Leonard and retain James, they still may not have a super-team. Kawhi Leonard reportedly wants the Spurs to trade him , ideally to the Lakers or Clippers . Cleveland's location might be the best thing they have going for them in any potential trade talks. Leonard plays a lot like Kobe Bryant with the mid-range game as one of his strengths and his defense is unmatched.
  • World Cup match report Russian Federation v Egypt 19 June 2018

    World Cup match report Russian Federation v Egypt 19 June 2018

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    Mohamed Salah returned from a shoulder injury suffered in the Champions League final, but his second-half penalty was not enough to help Egypt avoid a 3-1 loss to host nation Russian Federation. "But obviously we couldn't do that, as the priority was to get him fit again". "I could never have dreamed of anything like this", he said after Thursday's game.
  • Saudi Arabia's plane catches fire on way to World Cup game

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    Unverified video footage showed the wing of the aeroplane in fire. But Group A favourite Uruguay is still widely expected to clobber Saudi Arabia , the second-lowest World Cup team in the Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings at No.
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    Swiss coach says goal is to stop Brazil playing like…

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    Earlier, Serbia beat Los Ticos 1-0 to move to the top of Group F. Coutinho had been handed a central role behind Neymar , on his first competitive game for four months, Gabriel Jesus and Willian in a line-up filled with attacking intent.
  • That was coming, says Hummels after Germany defeat

    That was coming, says Hummels after Germany defeat

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    The Bayern Munich keeper said the team must once again find that strong mentality that made them world champions in Brazil four years ago. "I am incredibly happy", said Pulido, with his girlfriend and son on a Father's Day outing. Timo Werner could have scored when he picked up a ball near the penalty spot, but his shot went straight to Ochoa. Mexico's federation has spoken out in the past against the chant, as have several of the country's star players.