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Thierry Henry against France as they face Belgium in semis

Thierry Henry against France as they face Belgium in semis

Thierry Henry has been serving as one of Belgium coach Roberto Martinez’s assistants, his first foray into coaching.

Jul 08, 2018, 20:06 PM IST
Sergei Ignashevich retires after Russia's World Cup exit

Sergei Ignashevich retires after Russia's World Cup exit

Ignashevich was one of the successful penalty-takers in their 4-3 shoot-out defeat against Croatia and was also on target from the spot when they beat Spain again on penalties in the second round.

Jul 08, 2018, 19:18 PM IST
Spain's coach Fernando Hierro leaves Spanish federation after World Cup exit

Spain's coach Fernando Hierro leaves Spanish federation after World Cup exit

Hierro was named sporting director for the second time in 2017 but was unexpectedly catapulted into the role of national team coach the day before the World Cup began when Julen Lopetegui was sacked

Jul 08, 2018, 18:38 PM IST
Russia record holder Ignashevich retires after FIFA World Cup 2018 exit

Russia record holder Ignashevich retires after FIFA World Cup 2018 exit

Russia's most-capped player Sergei Ignashevich announced his retirement from soccer on Sunday after the hosts were eliminated by Croatia on penalties in the World Cup quarter-final hours earlier.

Jul 08, 2018, 13:45 PM IST
Croatia's Modric chasing FIFA World Cup dream after shootout win

Croatia's Modric chasing FIFA World Cup dream after shootout win

Croatia captain Luka Modric put in a man of the match performance to lead his side to a penalty shootout victory over hosts Russia.

Jul 08, 2018, 10:52 AM IST
England erupts with joy as team reaches FIFA World Cup 2018 semi-final

England erupts with joy as team reaches FIFA World Cup 2018 semi-final

It might not have triggered the earthquake sensors, but the roar of joy that greeted England`s World Cup victory over Sweden on Saturday was heard throughout the land. Packed pubs and big-screen

Jul 08, 2018, 10:00 AM IST
England in FIFA World Cup 2018 semis because of collective spirit: Southgate

England in FIFA World Cup 2018 semis because of collective spirit: Southgate

Sweden were lauded for their collective spirit heading into their World Cup quarter-final on Saturday, however after his side secured a 2-0 win it was England manager Gareth Southgate purring about

Jul 08, 2018, 09:57 AM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018 semifinal schedule: France vs Belgium; England vs Croatia

FIFA World Cup 2018 semifinal schedule: France vs Belgium; England vs Croatia

France, Belgium, England and Croatia are the four semi-finalists of FIFA World Cup 2018, a lineup that signals a shift in the football power equation. In a historic first of sorts, the tournament in

Jul 08, 2018, 03:08 AM IST
Croatia shatter Russia's FIFA World Cup 2018 dream, meet England in semis

Croatia shatter Russia's FIFA World Cup 2018 dream, meet England in semis

 Croatia beat hosts Russia 4-3 on penalties after the teams were level at 2-2 following extra time in their World Cup quarter-final on Saturday and will meet England in the semi-finals.

Jul 08, 2018, 02:43 AM IST
Kazan confirmed as World Cup graveyard of champions

Kazan confirmed as World Cup graveyard of champions

First Germany then Argentina and finally Brazil bowed out of the tournament at the Kazan Arena.

Jul 08, 2018, 01:05 AM IST
England erupts with joy as team reaches World Cup semi-final

England erupts with joy as team reaches World Cup semi-final

Thousands crammed onto the shoreline at Brighton Beach in southern England erupted in joy as Harry Maguire headed home England’s first goal.

Jul 08, 2018, 00:47 AM IST
England in World Cup semi thanks to 'collective spirit': Gareth Southgate

England in World Cup semi thanks to 'collective spirit': Gareth Southgate

Many narratives are being rewritten in Southgate’s first major tournament since being appointed coach of the senior side in September 2016 after several years coaching England’s youth ranks.

Jul 08, 2018, 00:25 AM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018 quarterfinals: Russia vs Croatia - As it happened

FIFA World Cup 2018 quarterfinals: Russia vs Croatia - As it happened

Croatia advance to the semi-finals for the first time since 1998 after a dramatic 4-3 win on penalties against spirited hosts Russia. 

Jul 07, 2018, 23:12 PM IST
England beat Sweden 2-0, enter World Cup semi-finals after 28 years

England beat Sweden 2-0, enter World Cup semi-finals after 28 years

An impressive England advanced to their first World Cup semi-final in 28 years on Saturday after headers by Harry Maguire and Dele Alli gave them a deserved 2-0 last-eight victory over a

Jul 07, 2018, 21:58 PM IST
Croatia vs Russia FIFA World Cup 2018 quarterfinals live streaming timing, channels, websites and apps

Croatia vs Russia FIFA World Cup 2018 quarterfinals live streaming timing, channels, websites and apps

Croatia and Russia will face each other at Fisht Stadium on Saturday.

Jul 07, 2018, 21:32 PM IST
Defeat is saddest moment of my career: Neymar

Defeat is saddest moment of my career: Neymar

Brazil were knocked out in an enthralling end-to-end encounter in Kazan on Friday that ended their chances of winning the World Cup for a record sixth time.

Jul 07, 2018, 21:24 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018 quarterfinals: England vs Sweden - As it happened

FIFA World Cup 2018 quarterfinals: England vs Sweden - As it happened

The Three Lions progress to the semi-finals for the first time since 1990, Dele Alli and Harry Maguire scored off headers, guiding England to a clinical win over the Swedes.  

Jul 07, 2018, 19:18 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018 is over for Argentina, Brazil. And in Kolkata

FIFA World Cup 2018 is over for Argentina, Brazil. And in Kolkata

If you thought fans in Argentina and Brazil were disappointed with their national teams crashing out of FIFA World Cup 2018, you have probably never been to Kolkata.

Jul 07, 2018, 17:56 PM IST
England vs Sweden FIFA World Cup 2018 quarterfinals live streaming timing, channels, websites and apps

England vs Sweden FIFA World Cup 2018 quarterfinals live streaming timing, channels, websites and apps

Sweden and England will face each other at Samara Arena on Saturday.

Jul 07, 2018, 17:43 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018: Sweden evacuate team hotel after false alarm

FIFA World Cup 2018: Sweden evacuate team hotel after false alarm

Sweden’s players suffered a rude awakening ahead of their World Cup quarter-final clash with England when the fire alarm went off at their hotel in Samara on Saturday morning, leading it to be

Jul 07, 2018, 16:28 PM IST