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Iran staff member hospitalized during Spain game

A member of the Iranian national team staff was hospitalized after the team was denied a goal following a video review during a World Cup match against Spain

Uruguayans react to Saudi Arabia win

Uruguay fans were disappointed with the team's style of play despite beating Saudi Arabia 1-0 to reach the knockout stage at the World Cup.

Goatee & goals turn this into Cristiano Ronaldo's…

Cristiano Ronaldo is turning this into his World Cup with a goatee and goals after scoring for the fourth time in the tournament and leading Portugal over Morocco

Denmark can go far at the World Cup - Sorensen

Thomas Sorensen has tipped Denmark to go far at this year's World Cup and says the performances of Christian Eriksen will be key to their chances.

Fans at World Cup criticized for videos disrespecting women

Some Latin American fans at the World Cup are receiving strong criticism for sexist behavior for posting videos in which they encourage foreign women to say offensive things in languages they don't appear to understand

Iran 0-1 Spain - 5 things review

Gerard Pique made his 100th international appearance for Spain, becoming the 13th player to do so for La Roja.

Diego Costa scores again, Spain beats Iran 1-0 at…

Diego Costa scored on a deflection to lead Spain to a 1-0 win over Iran at the World Cup

Zhirkov happy Russia kept Salah quiet

Yuri Zhirkov was pleased with how Russia dealt with Mo Salah during their 3-1 win over Egypt.

Brazil says FIFA has dismissed its complaint over VAR use

The Brazilian soccer federation says FIFA has dismissed its complaint over the use of video review in the team's World Cup opener against Switzerland

Iran 0-1 Spain - Fast Match Report

A fortuitous Diego Costa goal helped Spain overcome a dogged Iran to secure a 1-0 win in their World Cup Group B clash in Kazan.

The Latest: Messi gets a chance to save face…

Cristiano Ronaldo is showing up Lionel Messi so far at the World Cup, but Messi gets a chance to save some face when Argentina meets Croatia

Portugal fans celebrate win over Morocco

Cristiano Ronaldo was Portugal's hero once more as he scored the only goal in a 1-0 win over Morocco.

Player union blasts concussion management at…

Players' union FIFPro is blasting concussion management at the World Cup after Moroccan plays after admitting that he can't remember the previous match

Uruguay 1-0 Saudi Arabia - 5 things review

Luis Suarez made his 100th international appearance, becoming the sixth Uruguayan to reach a century of caps.

Burger King says sorry for Russian World Cup…

Burger King says it's sorry for an ad in Russia offering a lifetime supply of Whoppers to women who get pregnant by World Cup players

Sarasota has rowers and coach on national stage

Opta Quiz - Ederson answers questions on his…

Brazil and Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson is tested on his career, as well as the most famous Selecao stoppers in World Cup history.

Say what? Croatia coach: Argentina the 'easiest…

Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic's analysis of the World Cup game against Argentina requires a double take

Legion baseball roundup: Platte/Geddes blanks Winner/Colome

Under-fire Germany train ahead of vital Sweden…

Germany's under-fire squad have trained in Sochi ahead of their crucial Group F clash with Sweden

England coach dislocates shoulder while running

England's players got a bit of a surprise when they arrived for a team meeting at their World Cup base and saw their coach with his right arm in a sling

Crew SC seeks lift from its wings

Behind the Scenes - The Russians reluctant to get…

Hosts Russia may have had a dream start to the 2018 World Cup with two wins from two, but in Kaliningrad it seems not everyone is enjoying their success.