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Costa Rica coach hopes Russia win World Cup

Costa Rica coach hopes Russia win World Cup

Costa Rica head coach Oscar Ramirez said on Wednesday that he hopes Russia will win World Cup this year. 28 Jun 2018
Costa Rica coach thanks Russian fans for support

Costa Rica coach thanks Russian fans for support

Costa Rica head coach Oscar Ramirez thanked Russian fans for supporting his side at this year's FIFA World Cup. 28 Jun 2018
Pic special: Costa Rica earn late draw with Switzerland

Pic special: Costa Rica earn late draw with Switzerland

Costa Rica scored in injury-time equliser when Bryan Ruiz's penalty hit the bar and bounced in off Swiss goalkeeper Yann Sommer. Here's the best of the action from Nizhny Novgorod. 28 Jun 2018
Switzerland can be proud of reaching round of 16 says Dzemaili

Switzerland can be proud of reaching round of 16 says Dzemaili

Switzerland’s players can be proud of themselves for making it out of a "tough" group at the World Cup, midfielder Blerim Dzemaili said after Wednesday's draw with Costa Rica, which was enough to see his side through to the round of 16. 28 Jun 2018
Dzemaili named man of the match as Switzerland Draw with Costa Rica

Dzemaili named man of the match as Switzerland Draw with Costa Rica

Switzerland midfielder Blerim Dzemaili was named man of the match after his side was held to a 2-2 draw by Costa Rica in their final group E match on Wednesday. 28 Jun 2018
World Cup day 14: Things you might have missed

World Cup day 14: Things you might have missed

Holders Germany finish bottom of Group F after a stunning 2-0 loss to South Korea as Sweden, Mexico, Brazil and Switzerland progress 28 Jun 2018
Switzerland draw 2-2 with Costa Rica but qualify for Round of 16

Switzerland draw 2-2 with Costa Rica but qualify for Round of 16

Switzerland drew 2-2 with Costa Rica in their final Group E match on Wednesday to secure their spot in the round of 16 as the group runners-up. 28 Jun 2018
Kolarov says it's hard to believe Brazil will play for a draw

Kolarov says it's hard to believe Brazil will play for a draw

Serbia defender and captain Aleksandar Kolarov said on Tuesday he did not believe that Brazil would be playing for a draw in their final Group E match. 27 Jun 2018
Miranda says Brazil overcame all difficulties at World Cup

Miranda says Brazil overcame all difficulties at World Cup

Brazil defender Miranda, who will captain the team in their final group stage match at the World Cup, said on Tuesday that his team had overcome all the difficulties they had in this summer’s World Cup after beating Costa Rica 2-0 in St. Petersburg on Friday. 27 Jun 2018
Ranked! Every World Cup 2018 team based on their performances after two games

Ranked! Every World Cup 2018 team based on their performances after two games

We've now seen every team at Russia 2018 twice (some three) so who's top of the class, who's rock bottom, and where do the Socceroos sit after that draw with Denmark? 26 Jun 2018
Serbian Foreign Minister Dacic to attend Serbia v Brazil

Serbian Foreign Minister Dacic to attend Serbia v Brazil

Deputy Prime Minister of Serbia, who is also the country’s Foreign Minister, Ivica Dacic told Sputnik on Monday that he is planning to come to Russia to attend his side's match against Brazil in Moscow. 26 Jun 2018
Serbia keeper Stojkovic - 'We can beat Brazil!'

Serbia keeper Stojkovic - 'We can beat Brazil!'

Serbia goalkeeper Vladimir Stojkovic says that if his team did not believe they could beat Brazil they would not have come to the World Cup. 25 Jun 2018
The nine World Cup coaches who were World Cup players

The nine World Cup coaches who were World Cup players

Great players don’t necessarily make great managers, they say, and of course they’re right. 24 Jun 2018
World Cup day nine: the things you might have missed

World Cup day nine: the things you might have missed

Brazil leave it late to beat Costa Rica, Ahmed Musa stars in Nigeria's 2-0 over Iceland and Switzerland come from behind to beat Serbia 2-1. 23 Jun 2018
World Cup: Three things we learned from Group E

World Cup: Three things we learned from Group E

It's was tipped to be one of the most exciting groups in World Cup and Group E hasn't disappointed, as Serbia, Switzerland and Brazil all vie for a spot in the round of 16. 23 Jun 2018
Switzerland v Serbia pic special

Switzerland v Serbia pic special

Xherdan Shaqiri's late winner sparked jubilant celebrations in one dugout and heartbreak in the other. Here's the best of the action from Kaliningrad Stadium. 23 Jun 2018