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Croatia win 2-1 to qualify for final, end England’s hope of 1966 repeat

Croatia overcame a slow start on Wednesday to come from behind and beat England 2-1 after extra time to advance to the final of...

Croatia defeat Russia, meet England in semi-finals

Russia's remarkable World Cup run ended in a heart-breaking quarter-final defeat on penalties as Croatia bounced back from a late extra-time equaliser to set...
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Croatia defeat Denmark, advance to quarter-finals

Croatia had the last laugh at the shooting range on Sunday at Nizhny Novgorod as they came back after losing a penalty kick in...
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World Cup: Argentina advances to Round of 16 with thrilling win over Nigeria, Iceland...

Argentina, on Tuesday, entered the knockout stage of the World Cup after a tense 2-1 victory over Nigeria in a must-win last group...
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World Cup: With 3-0, ‘messiless’ Croatia mess up Argentina; France 1–0 Peru; Jedinak’s controversial...

Classy Croatia handed Argentina a 3-0 drubbing to claim a place in the World Cup knockout stage on Thursday. The Europeans stunned Argentina, thanks to...

Croatia make Eagles suffer for being too cautious

Nigeria had an unimpressive start to their 2018 FIFA World Cup campaign on Saturday in Kaliningrad with a 0-2 loss to Croatia, thereby...
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2018 World Cup draw: Nigeria’s group decent, but tricky, say stakeholders + list of...

A section of football enthusiasts in Nigeria has described the country’s 2018 World Cup group draw as “decent, but tricky”. Nigeria was on Friday in...