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Injured Rodriguez to undergo medical test

Injured Rodriguez to undergo medical test

Colombia head coach Jose Pekerman said on Thursday, that midfielder James Rodriguez, who was substituted with an apparent injury soon after the half-hour mark in their match against Senegal, will undergo a medical test. 29 Jun 2018
Still too early for Colombia to celebrate says Quintero

Still too early for Colombia to celebrate says Quintero

It is still too early for Colombia to celebrate their performance at the World Cup despite them having made it into the round of 16, Colombia midfielder Juan Quintero said on Thursday. 29 Jun 2018
World Cup day 15: Things you might have missed

World Cup day 15: Things you might have missed

Belgium finished top of Group G by beating England, while Colombia and Japan joined them in the knockout stage 29 Jun 2018
Senegal did not deserve to reach the knockout stages says Cisse

Senegal did not deserve to reach the knockout stages says Cisse

Senegal did not deserve to get past the group stage at the World Cup in Russia after losing 1-0 to Colombia, Senegal head coach Aliou Cisse said on Thursday. 29 Jun 2018
Knockout stages will be life or death says Pekerman

Knockout stages will be life or death says Pekerman

Colombia head coach Jose Pekerman said on Thursday that his side's upcoming round of 16 match will be a life-or-death game. 29 Jun 2018
World Cup best advertisement for Russia says Cisse

World Cup best advertisement for Russia says Cisse

Senegal head coach Aliou Cisse on Thursday praised Russia's organization of the 2018 World Cup which he thinks will become a great publicity for the country. 29 Jun 2018
Japan v Poland: player ratings

Japan v Poland: player ratings

Japan are through to the knockout stages of the World Cup for the first time since 2010 at the expense of Senegal. 29 Jun 2018
Senegal v Colombia player ratings

Senegal v Colombia player ratings

Group H went down to the wire with both Colombia and Senegal needing to avoid defeat to guarantee their place in the round of 16. 29 Jun 2018
Mina named man of the match after scoring winner against Senegal

Mina named man of the match after scoring winner against Senegal

Colombia defender Yerry Mina was named the man of the match after he headed home the winner from a corner kick to secure Colombia's passage to the knockout phase at the World Cup. 29 Jun 2018
Almost 42,000 fans attend Senegal v Colombia

Almost 42,000 fans attend Senegal v Colombia

A total of 41,970 fans attended the World Cup match between Senegal and Colombia in Samara, FIFA announced on its official website on Thursday. 29 Jun 2018
Japan reach round of 16 despite 1-0 loss to Poland

Japan reach round of 16 despite 1-0 loss to Poland

Japan were beaten 1-0 by Poland in their final Group H game at the World Cup in Volgograd on Thursday but still advanced to the knockout stage, knocking out Senegal because they received fewer yellow cards throughout the tournament. 29 Jun 2018
Colombia beat Senegal 1-0 to reach round of 16

Colombia beat Senegal 1-0 to reach round of 16

Colombia edged out Senegal 1-0 in their final Group H game in Samara on Thursday to move into the round of 16 at the World Cup. 29 Jun 2018
About 400 Colombian fans arrive in Samara by single plane

About 400 Colombian fans arrive in Samara by single plane

About 400 Colombian fans arrived in Samara in a single plane to watch their national team's match against Senegal at the World Cup, the airport's press service said on Thursday. 29 Jun 2018
20,000 Colombian fans expected in Samara

20,000 Colombian fans expected in Samara

A total of 20,000 fans are expected to travel to Samara from Colombia to watch their side play against Senegal in a Group H match on Thursday, the region's government's press service said on Tuesday. 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
Pic special: Colombia sweep past Poland in Kazan

Pic special: Colombia sweep past Poland in Kazan

The South American side kept their World Cup hopes alive after a convincing victory in Group H. 25 Jun 2018