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FIFA World Cup 2018: Fans dejected after Brazil's defeat

FIFA World Cup 2018: Fans dejected after Brazil's defeat

Belgium struck early and held off a late Brazil fightback to send the five-times champions tumbling out in an end-to-end thriller that earned a semi-final with France. 

Jul 07, 2018, 16:13 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018: Coach Tite's Should-I-Stay-or-Should-I-go decision after Brazil's exit

FIFA World Cup 2018: Coach Tite's Should-I-Stay-or-Should-I-go decision after Brazil's exit

Tite, whose customary calm barely masked what he called “a bitterness” over the reverse said it was too early to make a decision on his future.

Jul 07, 2018, 16:00 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018: Teary Uruguay exit World Cup dreaming of next one

FIFA World Cup 2018: Teary Uruguay exit World Cup dreaming of next one

Uruguay`s never-say-die players fell to the floor in tears after losing their World Cup quarter-final to France, but they depart with heads high after yet again shaking it up among the world`s best.

Jul 07, 2018, 14:38 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018: Belgium executed tactics magnificently, says coach Roberto Martínez

FIFA World Cup 2018: Belgium executed tactics magnificently, says coach Roberto Martínez

“You need to get a tactical advantage when you play Brazil,” said Martinez. “The execution of the tactics was magnificent. In two days they (Belgium’s players) changed their tactical disposition. I

Jul 07, 2018, 13:45 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018: France can still get better, warns Didier Deschamps

FIFA World Cup 2018: France can still get better, warns Didier Deschamps

"We were the better team against Uruguay but there are still some imperfections. We have a lot more potential to show" said the France coach

Jul 07, 2018, 13:17 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018 Croatia vs Russia quarterfinal preview

FIFA World Cup 2018 Croatia vs Russia quarterfinal preview

Croatia and Russia did just about enough to emerge successful from their respective round of 16 matches but will need to replicate their group stage form and attacking mindset when they clash in 

Jul 07, 2018, 12:04 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018 England vs Sweden quarterfinal preview

FIFA World Cup 2018 England vs Sweden quarterfinal preview

The English have been effective from set-pieces, scoring seven of their nine goals at the tournament from corners, penalties or free kicks. They will need to be more clinical in the penalty area

Jul 07, 2018, 11:47 AM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018: England eye history, Sweden expect a tough match

FIFA World Cup 2018: England eye history, Sweden expect a tough match

Sweden captain, Andreas Granqvist said that facing England's captain, forward Harry Kane, in the quarterfinals of the 2018 World Cup in Russia would be hard, but the Swedish national team will try

Jul 07, 2018, 11:32 AM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018 Factbox: Russia vs Croatia

FIFA World Cup 2018 Factbox: Russia vs Croatia

Hosts Russia play Croatia in a World Cup quarter-final match at the Fisht Stadium on Saturday.

Jul 07, 2018, 11:23 AM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018 Factbox: Sweden vs England

FIFA World Cup 2018 Factbox: Sweden vs England

Sweden play England in a World Cup quarter-final in Samara on Saturday:

Jul 07, 2018, 10:51 AM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018 schedule of quarterfinal matches on July 7: England vs Sweden; Russia vs Croatia

FIFA World Cup 2018 schedule of quarterfinal matches on July 7: England vs Sweden; Russia vs Croatia

England face Sweden in the first match at 7:30 pm IST in Samara Arena, Samara; while hosts Russia take on Croatia at 11:30 pm IST in Sochi's Fisht Stadium.

Jul 07, 2018, 10:42 AM IST
Belgium's 'golden generation' shining in FIFA World Cup 2018: Team manager Roberto Martínez

Belgium's 'golden generation' shining in FIFA World Cup 2018: Team manager Roberto Martínez

A brave Belgium showcased their attacking brilliance then survived a spirited Brazilian fightback to claim a 2-1 win over the tournament favourites at Kazan Arena and reach the last four for the

Jul 07, 2018, 10:39 AM IST
Brazil's defeat in FIFA World Cup 2018 hard to accept, says coach Tite

Brazil's defeat in FIFA World Cup 2018 hard to accept, says coach Tite

“Randomness, accidents, they happen. And today they happened. It hurts to say that. That is not to undermine Belgium, who are a great team. But chance was cruel to us. It was so hard and it is very

Jul 07, 2018, 10:34 AM IST
Belgium send Brazil home, South American challenge ends in FIFA World Cup 2018

Belgium send Brazil home, South American challenge ends in FIFA World Cup 2018

Belgium ended Brazil's dream of a sixth World Cup title when they beat the South Americans 2-1 in a dramatic, enthralling end-to-end quarter-final.

Jul 07, 2018, 01:44 AM IST
France were better: Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez

France were better: Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez

The Europeans won with a Raphael Varane header in the first half and a fumble by goalkeeper Fernando Muslera in the second that let a soft Antoine Griezmann shot go in.

Jul 07, 2018, 00:47 AM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018 quarterfinals: Belgium vs Brazil - As it happened

FIFA World Cup 2018 quarterfinals: Belgium vs Brazil - As it happened

Coach Roberto Martinez will be happy with his side’s performance at the Kazan Arena, as Belgium gear up to take on France in their second-ever World Cup semi-finals. 

Jul 06, 2018, 23:11 PM IST
Captain Diego Godin supports Uruguay after 0-2 loss to France

Captain Diego Godin supports Uruguay after 0-2 loss to France

Uruguay suffered without striker Edinson Cavani, who was ruled out with a calf injury.

Jul 06, 2018, 22:57 PM IST
Kiki Bertens knocks Venus Williams out of Wimbledon

Kiki Bertens knocks Venus Williams out of Wimbledon

Williams' defeat continued the horror show for women's seeds at Wimbledon as only two of the top 10 - world number one Simona Halep and number seven Karolina Pliskova - are still in the tournament.

Jul 06, 2018, 22:29 PM IST
Brazil vs Belgium FIFA World Cup 2018 quarterfinals live streaming timing, channels, websites and apps

Brazil vs Belgium FIFA World Cup 2018 quarterfinals live streaming timing, channels, websites and apps

Brazil and Belgium will face each other at Kazan Arena on Friday.

Jul 06, 2018, 21:48 PM IST
France defeat Uruguay 2-0 to enter semis of FIFA World Cup 2018

France defeat Uruguay 2-0 to enter semis of FIFA World Cup 2018

France will either face Belgium or Brazil in the semi-final match on July 10. 

Jul 06, 2018, 21:40 PM IST