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Hasebe says Japan are in excellent shape

Hasebe says Japan are in excellent shape

Japan are in excellent shape and are ready to face Colombia in their first game of the World Cup, the team's captain Makoto Hasebe said on Monday. 19 Jun 2018
Cisse says African team will win World Cup one day

Cisse says African team will win World Cup one day

Senegal head coach Aliou Cisse said Monday he was sure an African team will one day win the FIFA World Cup. 19 Jun 2018
Senegal ready for Poland game says Cisse

Senegal ready for Poland game says Cisse

Senegal are fully aware of how important their first 2018 World Cup game against Poland is and are well-prepared for the encounter, head coach Aliou Cisse said on Monday. 18 Jun 2018
2002: When dodgy decisions took South Korea to the semis – and infuriated Europe's big guns

2002: When dodgy decisions took South Korea to the semis – and infuriated Europe's big guns

Senegal set the tone from the off, but it was South Korea's miraculous run to the final four that really caused a stir, writes Nick Harper. 18 Jun 2018
Rodriguez And Barrios Train With Colombia Squad

Rodriguez And Barrios Train With Colombia Squad

Colombia midfielders James Rodriguez and Wilmar Barrios trained with the rest of the team, two days after arriving at their training base in Kazan. 16 Jun 2018
Eiji Kawashima hopes for at least a draw against Colombia

Eiji Kawashima hopes for at least a draw against Colombia

Japanese goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima says his side need at least a draw in their World Cup opener against Colombia in Saransk. 15 Jun 2018
Japan complete World Cup line-up

Japan complete World Cup line-up

The Japanese national team became the last country to arrive in Russia ahead of the 2018 World Cup. 13 Jun 2018
Gallery: Every stadium at the 2018 World Cup

Gallery: Every stadium at the 2018 World Cup

Take a look at all the grounds which will be hosting games in Russia. Pictures by Getty Images. 12 Jun 2018
Poland thrash Lithuania 4-0 in friendly

Poland thrash Lithuania 4-0 in friendly

World Cup-bound Poland beat Lithuania 4-0 in a friendly match held at the Stadion Narodowy in Warsaw on Tuesday. 12 Jun 2018
Five danger men from Group H

Five danger men from Group H

In the last of our series of Word Cup danger men we look at the players who will light up Group H... 12 Jun 2018
South Korea Suffer 2-0 Defeat to Senegal

South Korea Suffer 2-0 Defeat to Senegal

Senegal beat South Korea 2-0 in their final warm-up match that took place in the Austrian town of Grodig on Monday ahead of the FIFA World Cup in Russia. 12 Jun 2018
Croatia Beat Senegal 2-1 in Pre-World Cup Friendly

Croatia Beat Senegal 2-1 in Pre-World Cup Friendly

Croatia beat Senegal 2-1 in a FIFA World Cup warm-up match at the Gradski vrt stadium in the Croatian city of Osijek on Friday. 9 Jun 2018
World Cup Group H: All confirmed 23-man squads

World Cup Group H: All confirmed 23-man squads

Group H is so close that one or two players could be the difference between progression and an early exit putting the pressure on the coaches as they named their final squads. 6 Jun 2018
A bluffer's guide to Group H

A bluffer's guide to Group H

Group H of the 2018 World Cup pits Colombia, Japan, Poland and Senegal against each other. Here are 10 facts about the group that is shaping up to be almost impossible to predict. 1 Jun 2018
Group H: The road to Russia

Group H: The road to Russia

Poland, Senegal, Japan and Colombia may all have ended up in the same group, but that's all their qualifying campaigns had in common. 1 Jun 2018
Luxembourg, Senegal Play Out Goalless Draw in Pre-World Cup Friendly

Luxembourg, Senegal Play Out Goalless Draw in Pre-World Cup Friendly

MOSCOW, May 31 (Sputnik) - Luxembourg and World Cup-bound Senegal played out a goalless draw in a friendly held at Luxembourg’s Stade Josy Barthel on Thursday. 1 Jun 2018