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World Cup breaks penalty record with help of VAR

World Cup breaks penalty record with help of VAR

The 2018 World Cup in Russia has broken the record for penalties awarded following the Portugal's encounter with Iran on Monday. 26 Jun 2018
Isco named man of the match against Morocco

Isco named man of the match against Morocco

Spain midfielder Isko was named man of the match as Morocco were held to a 2-2 draw by Spain in Kaliningrad on Monday night. 26 Jun 2018
Iran v Portugal player ratings

Iran v Portugal player ratings

Iran drew with Portugal 1-1, courtesy of Karim Ansarifard's penalty after a wonder-goal from Ricardo Quaresma. 26 Jun 2018
Portugal finish as Group B runners-up after 1-1 draw with Iran

Portugal finish as Group B runners-up after 1-1 draw with Iran

Reigning European champions Portugal were held to a 1-1 draw by Iran in the teams' final group-stage match, qualifying fro the round of 16 as Group B runners-up. 26 Jun 2018
Spain v Morocco game attended by sell-out crowd

Spain v Morocco game attended by sell-out crowd

The World Cup group stage match between Spain and Morocco in Kaliningrad was attended by a sell-out crowd of 33,937 fans. 26 Jun 2018
Spain finish top of Group B after salvaging 2-2 draw with Morocco

Spain finish top of Group B after salvaging 2-2 draw with Morocco

Spain have finished their group-stage campaign at World Cup as Group B winners after drawing their final group match against Morocco. 26 Jun 2018
Hierro: Spain must 'have confidence in our abilities'

Hierro: Spain must 'have confidence in our abilities'

Spain must have confidence in their own abilities in the upcoming FIFA World Cup Group B game against Morocco, the team’s head coach Fernando Hierro said on Sunday. 25 Jun 2018
Spain Head Coach Hierro Says Team Not Thinking About Possible Round of 16 Opponent

Spain Head Coach Hierro Says Team Not Thinking About Possible Round of 16 Opponent

KALININGRAD, June 24 (Sputnik) - Spain head coach Fernando Hierro said on Sunday he was not thinking about who his side would possibly face in the round of 16 of the FIFA World Cup. 25 Jun 2018
Spain aiming to win World Cup group - Hierro

Spain aiming to win World Cup group - Hierro

Spain head coach Fernando Hierro said on Sunday that his team were aiming to beat Morocco in their final group stage match and qualify in first place at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. 25 Jun 2018
Coach: Morocco urged to play for national pride against Spain

Coach: Morocco urged to play for national pride against Spain

Morocco head coach Herve Renard said his team should make their country proud during their final World Cup group stage match against Spain. 25 Jun 2018
FIFA Backs referee Geiger accused of asking for Ronaldo's shirt

FIFA Backs referee Geiger accused of asking for Ronaldo's shirt

FIFA released a statement on Thursday, supporting US referee Mark Geiger, who had been accused of asking for Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo's shirt during the team's World Cup match against Morocco. 22 Jun 2018
World Cup: Five things we learned from Group B

World Cup: Five things we learned from Group B

With the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal, Spain's superstars and the surprises of Morocco and Iran, Group B has set the World Cup alight. Here are five things we have learned after the first round. 21 Jun 2018
Spain on course for Round of 16 - Isco

Spain on course for Round of 16 - Isco

Spain midfielder Isco said he was satisfied with the team’s position in Group B after their two World Cup games, noting that Spain had a good chance of reaching the round of 16. 21 Jun 2018
Costa named man of the match against Iran

Costa named man of the match against Iran

Spain forward Diego Costa was named the man of the match after his goal gave his side a valuable 1-0 victory over Iran in their World Cup Group B encounter in Kazan. 21 Jun 2018
Iran v Spain player ratings

Iran v Spain player ratings

A well-organised and spirited Iran side fell to Spain 1-0 as Diego Costa's goal separated the two sides. 21 Jun 2018
Costa’s goal earns Spain 1-0 win against battling Iran

Costa’s goal earns Spain 1-0 win against battling Iran

Spain moved in sight of place in knockout stages of the 2018 World Cup following a hard-fought 1-0 victory against Iran in Kazan. 21 Jun 2018