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Iceland vs. Croatia – Football Match Report – June 26, 2018

[ad_1] A revamped but businesslike Croatia topped their World Cup group as Ivan Perisic's 90th-minute goal helped them maintain their perfect record with a 2-1 win on Tuesday that also ended Iceland's qualification hopes.Perisic, with Luka Modric the only player not rested, struck in the last minute to set up a round-of-16 game against Denmark after Milan Badelj's second-half goal was cancelled out by Gylfi Sigurdsson's penalty.Iceland, who had a
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Nigeria vs. Argentina – Football Match Report – June 26, 2018

[ad_1] Argentina and Lionel Messi progressed to the last 16 of the World Cup by the skin of their teeth on Tuesday after an 86th-minute strike from defender Marcos Rojo gave them a 2-1 win over Nigeria and eliminated the African side.Croatia advance as winners of Group D with the maximum nine points after beating Iceland 2-1 and Nigeria were just minutes away from joining them before central defender Rojo
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Atlanta’s Darlington Nagbe out 2-3 months with groin injury

[ad_1] The Portland Timbers extend their unbeaten streak to nine games with a 1-1 away draw against Atlanta United. Darlington Nagbe will miss the next two to three months with a groin injury, Atlanta United announced on Tuesday. Nagbe, 27, was injured in the second half of Atlanta's 1-1 draw with the Portland Timbers on Sunday. Atlanta's timeline would allow Nagbe to return in the run-up to the playoffs. The
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With Mexico’s World Cup progress not guaranteed El Tri needs to stay focused

[ad_1] Sebastian Salazar and Herculez Gomez discuss what challenges Sweden pose to Mexico and the adjustments Juan Carlos Osorio might make. Herculez Gomez and Sebastian Salazar examine Carlos Vela's impact for Mexico at the World Cup after years of tension and a criticised move to MLS. With Group F still wide open after Germany's late heroics, Seb Salazar and Herc Gomez feel Mexico must keep full steam ahead versus Sweden.
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Ajax take responsibility for inadequate Abdelhak Nouri treatment

[ad_1] Ajax have admitted to providing "inadequate" on-field medical treatment for Abdelhak Nouri after the former midfielder collapsed during a preseason friendly last year, the Dutch club's general manager Edwin van der Sar has said. Nouri suffered a cardiac arrest during the match against German club Werder Bremen in July 2017 and despite being revived on the pitch and airlifted to a hospital, the 21-year-old suffered "serious and permanent" brain
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Socceroos supporters reflect on World Cup run

[ad_1] ESPN FC Global Scores Transfers Teams Leagues Cups Video More ESPN.com Search Site Terms Featured Matches Featured Matches Previous Australia Peru 0 2 FT Match 38 Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights Denmark France 0 0 FT Match 37 Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights Iceland Croatia 0 0 LIVE 45' +2' Match 40 Game Details Live football odds with bet365.
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Peru’s Andre Carrillo bitter at World Cup exit: ‘We’re better than Denmark’

[ad_1] Peru enjoyed their first multigoal match at a World Cup since 1978 and end Australia's campaign in a 2-0 victory. The Kwese Sports studio crew felt France and Denmark were too skilled to end scoreless, while Australia wasted opportunities with Tim Cahill on the bench. Janusz Michallik places a majority of the blame for Australia's Group Stage exit on manager Bert van Marwijk and his in-game decision making. Peru
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Free Kick: Marcus Rojo’s winner saves Argentina, Perisic breaks Iceland’s hearts

[ad_1] ESPN FC Global Scores Transfers Teams Leagues Cups Video More ESPN.com Search Site Terms Featured Matches Featured Matches Previous Australia Peru 0 2 FT Match 38 Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights Denmark France 0 0 FT Match 37 Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights Iceland Croatia 1 2 FT Match 40 Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now »
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Bert van Marwijk – Australia unlucky in all 3 games at World Cup

[ad_1] Peru enjoyed their first multigoal match at a World Cup since 1978 and end Australia's campaign in a 2-0 victory. Janusz Michallik places a majority of the blame for Australia's Group Stage exit on manager Bert van Marwijk and his in-game decision making. Peru enjoyed their first multigoal match at a World Cup since 1978 and end Australia's campaign in a 2-0 victory. Bert van Marwijk lamented Australia's lack