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FIFA World Cup trophy arrives in Sri Lanka

FIFA World Cup trophy arrives in Sri Lanka...

The World Cup trophy has arrived in Sri Lanka for the first time as the most coveted prize in global soccer started a 54-country tour ahead of the 2018 tournament in Russia. The trophy arrived...

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2018 World Cup draw today

Champion Germany, Brazil and Argentina in the same...

Germany will find out who stands between it and a successful defence of the FIFA World Cup as the draw for the 2018 Finals in Russia is held in a glitzy ceremony within the Kremlin...

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Italy lose to Sweden in play-off, won’t play a FIFA WC

Italy lose to Sweden in play-off, won’t play...

Italy failed to reach the World Cup for the first time since 1958 on Monday as they were held to a 0-0 draw in the second leg of their play-off at the San Siro by...

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Adarsh, Jisna hog limelight in guiding

FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Andrea Pirlo criticises...

Milan: Former playmaker Andrea Pirlo joined the criticism after Italy’s 1-0 defeat to Sweden on Friday left the four-times champions on the brink of missing out on the World Cup finals for the first time...

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FIFA U-17 World Cup

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Kolkata turned out to be...

We have done the double! Two weeks ago I had said in this column that I hope England U-17s would emulate the England U-20s. So last night was a very proud moment as we became...

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FIFA World Cup

FIFA U-17 World Cup Final: England and Spain...

England will look to emulate Brazil by winning U-17 & U-20 Cups in a calendar year, while Spain will aim to lift U-17 Euro and World Cup titles in the same year in today’s U-17...

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FIFA best player

Cristiano Ronaldo wins FIFA best player award for...

Cristiano Ronaldo has caught up with Lionel Messi to become a five-time winner of FIFA’s best player award. The Real Madrid forward was crowned player of the year on Monday at the FIFA Best ceremony...

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FIFA U-17 World Cup

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Jeakson scores but India...

A bright India provided hope for a brighter future but their dream ended in a heartbreak following a 1-2 defeat to Colombia yesterday in the FIFA U-17 World Cup, leaving the many heads totting the...

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Paraguay vs New Zealand - Grudge match on the cards

Paraguay vs New Zealand – Grudge match on...

MUMBAI: After the FIFA U-17 World Cup draw ceremony earlier this year, New Zealand coach Danny Hay had only one thing on his mind – how to stop Paraguay from exacting revenge. These two teams...

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FIFA U-17 World Cup

FIFA U-17 World Cup: After loss in opening...

NEW DELHI: ‘It’s a wonderful journey so far’ has been the common refrain, till India played their inaugural U-17 World Cup match in the Capital last Friday. After the two-year long preparations and cotton-wooled treatment,...

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