World Cup

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Bleak outlook for Jean
December 2 2014 at 11:40

Jean de Villiers requires surgical reconstruction of his left knee after damaging ligaments against Wales.

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World Cups in Russia, Qatar ‘right decision’
September 7 2014 at 13:12

Fifa made the “right decision” to award the World Cups to Russia in 2018 and Qatar in 2022, UEFA president Michel Platini says.

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No rest for Van Gaal
July 16 2014 at 11:21

Louis van Gaal is to start as United’s coach on Wednesday, four days after securing the Netherland’s third place in the World Cup.

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Germans revel in World Cup glory
July 16 2014 at 04:29

Berlin was transformed into a sea of black, red and gold as soccer fans welcomed the World Cup champions home.

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Thousands arrested for WC gambling
July 15 2014 at 16:40

Police in Thailand have arrested 5 064 people for illegal gambling during the World Cup, a sharp increase from 2010.

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Germany WC heroes return to big party
July 15 2014 at 13:31

Germany's World Cup-winning team returned home to share the country's fourth title with huge crowds of cheering fans.

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Brazil declares "victory" after World Cup
July 15 2014 at 12:04

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff brushed aside the host’s 7-1 loss to Germany, and declared the World Cup a success.

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British WC ticket exec turns himself in
July 15 2014 at 12:04

Ray Whelan, a director of Fifa partner Match Services, surrendered to a judge in Rio after a manhunt.

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A look at 2018 World Cup
July 15 2014 at 11:09

Russia insists that it won’t make the same mistakes Brazil made when it hosts the 2018 Fifa World Cup.

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Mourinho to replace Scolari in Brazil?
July 15 2014 at 11:09

Luiz Felipe Scolari has quit as Brazil coach, and there is a sting of A-list managers rumoured to replace him.

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