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Marcos Rojo strike sees Argentina and Lionel Messi past Nigeria into round of 16

Marcos Rojo strike sees Argentina and Lionel Messi past Nigeria into round of 16

Marcos Rojo's late winner put Argentina through to the round of 16 at the World Cup with a 2-1 victory against Nigeria on Tuesday night.

Croatia win Group D after Milan Badelj, Ivan Perisic key win vs. Iceland

Croatia win Group D after Milan Badelj, Ivan Perisic key win vs. Iceland

Milan Badelj and Ivan Perisic scored in the second half for Croatia, who secured their place in the knockout stages with a 2-1 victory over Iceland at the Rostov Arena.

Peru win in final game to end Australia's World Cup hopes

Peru win in final game to end Australia's World Cup hopes

Australia's slim hopes of advancing from Group C were extinguished on Tuesday with a 2-0 defeat to Peru, who exited the World Cup on a high note in Sochi.

France and Denmark through after World Cup's first 0-0 draw

France and Denmark through after World Cup's first 0-0 draw

France and Denmark played out the first 0-0 draw of the World Cup at the Luzhniki Stadium as both teams progressed with Didier Deschamps' side winning Group C.

Spain level late against Morocco after VAR overturns late offside goal

Spain level late against Morocco after VAR overturns late offside goal

Morocco were denied a shock World Cup win against Spain in their Group B finale on Monday when VAR overturned an offside call on a late Iago Aspas goal as the match finished 2-2.

VAR penalty controversy as Iran snatch draw against Portugal

VAR penalty controversy as Iran snatch draw against Portugal

A controversial injury-time penalty given after a VAR review salvaged a draw for Iran after Ricardo Quaresma's fine goal had given Portugal the lead and Cristiano Ronaldo had seen a spot-kick saved.

Uruguay beat hosts Russia to finish top of Group A

Uruguay beat hosts Russia to finish top of Group A

Two early goals saw Uruguay finish top of group A as they inflicted Russia's first defeat of the World Cup in Samara, winning 3-0 to make it three victories from three and leave the hosts in second place.

Mo Salah scores but Saudi Arabia fight back to beat Egypt 2-1

Mo Salah scores but Saudi Arabia fight back to beat Egypt 2-1

Saudi Arabia scored a dramatic 95th-minute winner to beat Egypt 2-1 and finish their World Cup campaign on a high in Volgograd.

Colombia recover from opening defeat to eliminate Poland with big win

Colombia recover from opening defeat to eliminate Poland with big win

Colombia's World Cup campaign roared back into life with a 3-0 win over Poland in Group H on a sweltering evening at the Kazan Arena which sent the Poles tumbling out of the tournament on Sunday.

Keisuke Honda comes off bench to earn Japan 2-2 draw with Senegal

Keisuke Honda comes off bench to earn Japan 2-2 draw with Senegal

Japan and Senegal played out an entertaining 2-2 draw in Group H which leaves both with work to do in their final matches to qualify for the knockout stage.

Harry Kane hat trick, John Stones brace keys England romp vs. Panama

Harry Kane hat trick, John Stones brace keys England romp vs. Panama

Harry Kane had a hat trick and John Stones scored twice as England scored five goals in the first half and cruised to an easy 6-1 World Cup victory over Panama in Nizhny Novgorod.

Kroos' late heroics give Germany dramatic come-from-behind victory vs. Sweden

Kroos' late heroics give Germany dramatic come-from-behind victory vs. Sweden

Defending champion Germany resuscitated their World Cup hopes with a dramatic 2-1 victory over Sweden in their second Group F game in Sochi on Saturday, despite going down to 10 men late in the second half.

Mexico stay perfect as Carlos Vela, Javier Hernandez score in win over South Korea

Mexico stay perfect as Carlos Vela, Javier Hernandez score in win over South Korea

Mexico built on the momentum from their stunning opening victory over world champions Germany by comprehensively beating South Korea 2-1 on Saturday and taking a giant leap towards reaching the last-16 of a World Cup they have taken by storm.

Romelu Lukaku, Eden Hazard braces lead Belgium to easy win vs. Tunisia

Romelu Lukaku, Eden Hazard braces lead Belgium to easy win vs. Tunisia

Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard became only the fifth pair of teammates to each score two goals under the World Cup's current format as Belgium moved closer to securing passage to the knockout rounds with an easy 5-2 dismissal of Tunisia in Moscow.

Shaqiri's late winner gives Switzerland control of their own destiny

Shaqiri's late winner gives Switzerland control of their own destiny

Xherdan Shaqiri scored a late winner to help Switzerland stun Serbia 2-1 in their second Group E game on Friday.

Ahmed Musa's two goals boost Nigeria to set up Argentina showdown

Ahmed Musa's two goals boost Nigeria to set up Argentina showdown

Ahmed Musa scored two superb goals as Nigeria jump-started their World Cup campaign with a 2-0 win over Iceland in Group D on Saturday.

Stoppage-time goals see Brazil past Costa Rica

Stoppage-time goals see Brazil past Costa Rica

Stoppage-time goals from Philippe Coutinho and Neymar gave Brazil a 2-0 win over Costa Rica after they had seen a late penalty award overturned by VAR.

Juventus sign Can on four-year contract

Juventus sign Can on four-year contract

Emre Can has joined Serie A champions Juventus from Liverpool on a four-year contract.

Argentina's knockout-stage hopes in jeopardy after stunning loss to Croatia

Argentina's knockout-stage hopes in jeopardy after stunning loss to Croatia

Croatia advanced to the round of 16 for the first time since 1998 with a stunning 3-0 victory over Argentina on Thursday.

Kylian Mbappe strikes to send France through against Peru

Kylian Mbappe strikes to send France through against Peru

Kylian Mbappe became France's youngest-ever World Cup goal scorer at the age of 19 as his strike secured the 1-0 win that put France through to the round-of-16 and sent an unlucky Peru side out.

Australia salvage draw against Denmark with VAR-awarded penalty

Australia salvage draw against Denmark with VAR-awarded penalty

Mile Jedinak scored from a penalty given after a VAR review as Australia came from a goal down to draw 1-1 with Denmark.

Diego Costa goal sees Spain hang on for nervy win against Iran

Diego Costa goal sees Spain hang on for nervy win against Iran

A scrappy second-half goal by Diego Costa broke Iran's stonewall and lifted Spain to a 1-0 win in a nerve-jangling World Cup clash on Wednesday.

Uruguay into knockouts with win vs Saudi Arabia

Uruguay into knockouts with win vs Saudi Arabia

Uruguay booked their place in the knockout stage with a 1-0 victory over Saudi Arabia in Rostov, Russia, on Wednesday.

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo strikes again to knock Morocco out

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo strikes again to knock Morocco out

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his fourth goal in two World Cup matches as Portugal won 1-0 against a Morocco side that created plenty of chances but were eliminated from the tournament.

Russia inch closer to knockout stage with comfortable defeat of Egypt

Russia inch closer to knockout stage with comfortable defeat of Egypt

Free-scoring Russia's World Cup dream continued with an emphatic 3-1 victory over Egypt in their second Group A match in St. Petersburg on Tuesday.

Controversial goal helps Senegal surprise Poland in Group H

Controversial goal helps Senegal surprise Poland in Group H

Senegal became the first African team to win a match at the 2018 World Cup on Tuesday when they beat Poland 2-1, helped by two shocking errors in the European side's defence.

Colombia's Carlos Sanchez sent off in defeat to Japan

Colombia's Carlos Sanchez sent off in defeat to Japan

Japan got their World Cup campaign off to the perfect start with a 2-1 win over Colombia, who suffered the tournament's first red card after only three minutes.

Harry Kane scores stoppage time winner for England vs. Tunisia

Harry Kane scores stoppage time winner for England vs. Tunisia

Harry Kane scored a dramatic stoppage-time winner as England beat Tunisia 2-1 in Volgograd.

Romelu Lukaku scores twice as Belgium ease to victory over Panama

Romelu Lukaku scores twice as Belgium ease to victory over Panama

Belgium laboured for large periods but still ran out comfortable 3-0 winners against Panama in Sochi.

Andreas Granqvist's second-half penalty leads Sweden over South Korea

Andreas Granqvist's second-half penalty leads Sweden over South Korea

Andreas Granqvist scored a 65th-minute penalty awarded by the video assistant referee (VAR) as Sweden began their World Cup campaign with a 1-0 victory over South Korea on Monday at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium.

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Napoli sink Liverpool on Lorenzo Insigne's late strike
Napoli 1 - 0 Liverpool

Napoli sink Liverpool on Lorenzo Insigne's late strike

Lorenzo Insigne's late winner gave Napoli a deserved 1-0 Champions League victory over Liverpool on Wednesday that saw the Italians move to the top of Group C.

Inter Milan's Mauro Icardi profits from error to net winner against PSV
PSV 1 - 2 Inter Milan

Inter Milan's Mauro Icardi profits from error to net winner against PSV

Mauro Icardi took advantage of an error from PSV Eindhoven goalkeeper Jeroen Zoet to gift Inter Milan a 2-1 victory in their Champions League Group B clash on Wednesday.

Borussia Dortmund heap more misery on hapless Monaco with win
Borussia Dortmund 3 - 0 Monaco

Borussia Dortmund heap more misery on hapless Monaco with win

Borussia Dortmund's blistering start to the season under manager Lucien Favre gathered momentum as the Bundesliga leaders consigned ailing Monaco to a 3-0 defeat in the Champions League on Wednesday.

Antoine Griezmann's brace helps Atletico Madrid sink Club Brugge
Atletico Madrid 3 - 1 Club Brugge

Antoine Griezmann's brace helps Atletico Madrid sink Club Brugge

Antoine Griezmann had a goal in each half -- including the 8,000th Champions League goal -- and Koke also scored in added time to lead Atletico Madrid to a 3-1 win over Club Brugge on Wednesday.

Moussa Marega strikes for Porto after Iker Casillas keeps Galatasaray at bay
Porto 1 - 0 Galatasaray

Moussa Marega strikes for Porto after Iker Casillas keeps Galatasaray at bay

A second-half header by Moussa Marega gave Porto a 1-0 Champions League win over Galatasaray at home on Wednesday.

Barcelona beat Tottenham in Group B on back of Lionel Messi double
Tottenham 2 - 4 Barcelona

Barcelona beat Tottenham in Group B on back of Lionel Messi double

Lionel Messi scored twice and powered Barcelona to a 4-2 win against Tottenham in Champions League Group B at Wembley Stadium on Wednesday night.

Weston McKennie's header lifts Schalke past Lokomotiv
Lokomotiv 0 - 1 Schalke

Weston McKennie's header lifts Schalke past Lokomotiv

United States international Weston McKennie's late header gave Schalke a 1-0 win over Lokomotiv Moscow in the Champions League on Wednesday as they continued to recover from a poor start to the season.

Neymar's hat trick leads PSG's rout of Red Star Belgrade
PSG 6 - 1 Red Star Belgrade

Neymar's hat trick leads PSG's rout of Red Star Belgrade

Neymar scored his second Champions League hat trick as Paris Saint-Germain rolled to a 6-1 victory over Red Star Belgrade in a Champions League group-stage game at the Parc des Princes on Wednesday.

Edin Dzeko's triple destroys Viktoria Plzen as Roma cruise to victory
Roma 5 - 0 Viktoria Plzen

Edin Dzeko's triple destroys Viktoria Plzen as Roma cruise to victory

Roma's Edin Dzeko was again the tormentor for Viktoria Plzen as he scored a hat trick in a 5-0 Champions League Group G win for the Italian side on Tuesday.

Valencia hold Manchester United in Old Trafford stalemate
Manchester United 0 - 0 Valencia

Valencia hold Manchester United in Old Trafford stalemate

Manchester United's dismal run of form continued as they were held to a 0-0 draw by Valencia in a drab Champions League clash at Old Trafford.

Lyon rally for draw with Shakhtar Donetsk in match behind closed doors
Lyon 2 - 2 Shakhtar Donetsk

Lyon rally for draw with Shakhtar Donetsk in match behind closed doors

Lyon produced a stirring fightback to claw back two superb goals from Shakhtar Donetsk's Junior Moraes and rescue a 2-2 draw behind closed doors in a thrilling end-to-end contest at their Groupama Stadium on Tuesday.

Depleted Real Madrid stunned by CSKA Moscow in Champions League
CSKA Moscow 1 - 0 Real Madrid

Depleted Real Madrid stunned by CSKA Moscow in Champions League

A depleted Real Madrid suffered a shock 1-0 Champions League defeat at CSKA Moscow on Tuesday, extending a poor run of form for the holders that has left them without a win in three games.

Ten-man Benfica squander two-goal lead, then snatch win at AEK Athens
AEK Athens 2 - 3 Benfica

Ten-man Benfica squander two-goal lead, then snatch win at AEK Athens

Benfica played the entire second half with 10 men and squandered a two-goal lead before claiming a thrilling 3-2 win away to AEK Athens in Champions League Group E action on Tuesday.

Youthful Ajax draw with Bayern Munich for deserved Group E point
Bayern Munich 1 - 1 Ajax

Youthful Ajax draw with Bayern Munich for deserved Group E point

Full-back Noussair Mazraoui earned a youthful Ajax side a 1-1 draw at misfiring Bayern Munich in their Champions League Group E clash at the Allianz Arena on Tuesday.

Dybala nets hat-trick as Juve maintain perfect start
Juventus 3-0 BSC Young Boys

Dybala nets hat-trick as Juve maintain perfect start

Paulo Dybala hit a hat-trick as Juventus maintained their 100% record in the Champions League courtesy of a 3-0 win against BSC Young Boys.

Late Silva strike rescues City in Germany
Hoffenheim 1 - 2 Manchester City

Late Silva strike rescues City in Germany

David Silva nipped in to secure a late 2-1 victory for Premier League champions Manchester City at Hoffenheim.

Juventus overcome Ronaldo red card to win Champions League debut
Valencia 0 - 2 Juventus

Juventus overcome Ronaldo red card to win Champions League debut

Cristiano Ronaldo's Champions League debut for Juventus lasted only 29 minutes as he was red-carded but the Italians began their Group H campaign impressively with a 2-0 victory at Valencia on Wednesday.

Paul Pogba scores two as Man United open Champions League with win vs. Young Boys
Young Boys 0 - 3 Man United

Paul Pogba scores two as Man United open Champions League with win vs. Young Boys

Paul Pogba scored two first-half goals as Manchester United spoiled Young Boys' first appearance in the group stage of the Champions League by cruising to a comfortable 3-0 victory at the Stade de Suisse on Wednesday.

Nabil Fekir helps fire Lyon to shock win over Manchester City
Manchester City 1 - 2 Lyon

Nabil Fekir helps fire Lyon to shock win over Manchester City

Manchester City looked far from potential Champions League winners as they fell to a surprise 2-1 loss at home to Olympique Lyonnais on Wednesday with a flat performance that leaves them with plenty of work to do to progress from Group F.

Nikola Vlasic equalises late in CSKA Moscow draw vs. Viktoria Plzen
Viktoria Plzen 2 - 2 CSKA Moscow

Nikola Vlasic equalises late in CSKA Moscow draw vs. Viktoria Plzen

CSKA Moscow salvaged a 2-2 draw with Viktoria Plzen in the Champions League on Wednesday after a penalty deep in stoppage time.

Bayern's Renato Sanches scores, earns applause on return to Benfica
Benfica 0 - 2 Bayern Munich

Bayern's Renato Sanches scores, earns applause on return to Benfica

Bayern Munich midfielder Renato Sanches had a goal and an assist in his return to Benfica in a 2-0 victory on Wednesday.

Gareth Bale, Isco strike as Real Madrid outclass Roma in UCL opener
Real Madrid 3 - 0 Roma

Gareth Bale, Isco strike as Real Madrid outclass Roma in UCL opener

Real Madrid rode goals from Isco and Gareth Bale to a 3-0 win against Roma in their Champions League Group G opener at the Camp Nou on Wednesday.

Hoffenheim and Shakhtar Donetsk draw as Nagelsmann becomes youngest UCL coach
Shakhtar Donetsk 2 - 2 Hoffenheim

Hoffenheim and Shakhtar Donetsk draw as Nagelsmann becomes youngest UCL coach

The youngest coach in Champions League history drew his debut game Wednesday as Hoffenheim's match at Shakhtar Donetsk finished 2-2.

Nicolas Tagliafico's double guides Ajax to comfortable win over AEK
Ajax 3 - 0 AEK

Nicolas Tagliafico's double guides Ajax to comfortable win over AEK

Nicolas Tagliafico scored two second-half goals as Ajax marked their return to the Champions League group stages with a 3-0 victory over AEK Athens on Wednesday.

Late Roberto Firmino goal seals dramatic Liverpool win over Paris Saint-Germain
Liverpool 3 - 2 Paris Saint-Germain

Late Roberto Firmino goal seals dramatic Liverpool win over Paris Saint-Germain

A stoppage-time goal from Roberto Firmino gave Liverpool a 3-2 win over Paris Saint-Germain on a dramatic Champions League night at Anfield.

Champions League debutants Red Star shock Napoli in 0-0 draw
Red Star 0 - 0 Napoli

Champions League debutants Red Star shock Napoli in 0-0 draw

Red Star Belgrade ground out a 0-0 home draw against Napoli on the Serbian side's Champions League debut as their goalkeeper Milan Borjan made a flurry of telling saves in a pulsating Group C clash on Tuesday.

Christian Pulisic scores birthday goal to give Dortmund win over Brugge
Club Brugge 0 - 1 Borussia Dortmund

Christian Pulisic scores birthday goal to give Dortmund win over Brugge

Borussia Dortmund's United States forward Christian Pulisic came off the bench to grab a late goal for a 1-0 Champions League Group A victory over Club Brugge on Tuesday.

Atletico Madrid shake off domestic woes for comeback win at Monaco
Monaco 1 - 2 Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid shake off domestic woes for comeback win at Monaco

Atletico Madrid battled their way back from a goal down to pull off a confidence-boosting 2-1 win at AS Monaco in Champions League Group A on Tuesday, with a defiant response to their troubling start to the domestic season.

Late Inter Milan goals send Tottenham Hotspur crashing to defeat
Inter Milan 2 - 1 Tottenham Hotspur

Late Inter Milan goals send Tottenham Hotspur crashing to defeat

Inter Milan scored two late goals as they came from 1-0 down to beat Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 in a dramatic Champions League clash at the San Siro.

Lionel Messi sets Champions League hat-trick record as Barcelona ease past PSV
Barcelona 4 - 0 PSV

Lionel Messi sets Champions League hat-trick record as Barcelona ease past PSV

Lionel Messi scored a record-setting hat trick as Barcelona opened their Champions League campaign in Group B with an impressive 4-0 win against PSV Eindhoven at the Camp Nou.