SportsWorld Cup 2018, Croatia vs England: Croatia Beat England with 2-1 to reach finals breaks England Dream of World Cup Jul 12 2018 7:47 AM | Croatia creates history in FIFA World Cup Semi-finals match against England Mario Mandzukic scored the winning goal deep in extra time as Croatia beat England 2-1 in an utterly gripping World Cup semi-final in Moscow on Wednesday to set up a final date with France. The Juventus forward netted in the 109th minute to complete a remarkable comeback from a shattered Croatian team and take the small nation of little more than four million people into the World Cup final for the first time in their short history.
SportsFIFA World Cup 2018: Croatia Beat Host Country Russia 4-3 on Penalties to reach semi-finals Jul 8 2018 8:48 AM | FIFA World Cup 2018: Saturday van Rakitic scored the winning goal in a penalty as Croatia beat Russia 4-3 in a shoot-out after a dramatic 2-2 draw on Saturday to end the World Cup hopes of the host nation and advance to a semi-final against England. Brazilian-born Mario Fernandes had kept Russia's dream alive when he headed home in the 115th minute to level the scores and force penalties, but he and Fedor Smolov both failed to convert their spot-kicks in Sochi. Croatia, for whom Andrej Kramaric and Domagoj Vida had earlier found the net, advance to their first World Cup semi-final since 1998. They will face England, who beat Sweden 2-0 earlier, at the Luzhniki Stadium Moscow on WednesdayRead more..
SportsFIFA World Cup 2018: Germany Beat Sweden 2-1 in Toni Kroos Hit a Perfect Free Hit Jun 24 2018 8:25 AM | FIFA World Cup 2018: Germany win against Sweden in Group-F, Toni Kroos hit a perfect curling free kick as the Germans saved their noses to stay alive in the FIFA World Cup 2018 edging past Sweden 2-1. Kroos scored the winner in the added time as a classic Germany clinched home a victory after their loss to Mexico in the inaugural fixture. Germany played a dominating first-half of football only to trail by a goal to Sweden. Read more..
SportsWorld Cup Portugal vs Spain Highlights: Ronaldo Hat-Trick Helps Portugal Draw 3-3 Against SpainJun 16 2018 7:43 AM | Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo scored his sixth hat-trick for the national team and 51st career treble as Portugal held an all-out attacking Spain 3-3 in the Group B clash at the Fisht Stadium in Sochi Russia on Saturday. After the five-time Ballon D'Or holder gave Portugal the initial lead Diego Costa scored the equaliser which was again cut to level by a goal each from the both Costa and Ronaldo for their respective sides. In the second-half Nacho put Spain in the lead through a volley well curled into the far post from outside the box. However, a free-kick given away to Portugal withing touching distance costed Spain the victory as the Portuguese captain brought back his national team on level terms.