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A throwback to Russia 2018, looking ahead at Qatar 2022

Russia 2018 LOC meet in Zurich to debrief on World Cup Qatar 2022 Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy and LOC join them “Qatar will be an incredibly creative and remarkable host,” said FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura Three months after France lifted the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ and a great sense of achievement took over the Russian people following ...

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Predictor champ’s unforgettable Russia 2018 adventure

Geoff Guttmann predicted his way to a trip for two to Russia 2018 The Canadian raves about the France-Belgium atmosphere He believes Kevin De Bruyne was the player of the tournament “I’d done predictors for a while,” said Geoff Guttmann. “I do them for fun. I sometimes put a streak together, but I never imagined I’d win anything from one, ...

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Russia into semis, Argentina in trouble

Russia defeat Iran to reach semi-finals Iraq dispose of Argentina, blowing Group A wide open IRN 1-2 RUS | ARG 1-4 IRQ THE DAY REPLAYED – The sixth matchday of the Men’s Youth Olympic Futsal Tournament Bue… FIFA.com – Latest News

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Iraq see off Slovakia, Brazil blow away Russia

THE DAY REPLAYED – In a much more one-sided match than was expected, Brazil secured a resounding 6-1 win over Russia in their Men’s Youth Olympic Futsal Tournament debut. Elsewhere, Iraq picked up their first win of the competition, defeating Slovakia 5-0 in impressive fashion. The first game of the day in the men’s tournament had aroused so much interest ...

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Akinfeev retires from Russia duty

Igor Akinfeev has retired from international duty, bringing to an end a 14-year career with the Russian national side. The CSKA Moscow goalkeeper produced one of the most memorable 2018 FIFA World Cup™ moments – and one of the most fabled episodes in his nation’s footballing history – by saving Iago Aspas’s penalty in the Russia 2018 Round of 16 ...

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F1 – Bottas edges Hamilton to take pole in Russia as Vettel qualifies third

F1 – 2018 Russian Grand Prix – Qualifying Valtteri Bottas claimed the sixth pole position of his career and his first since the Austrian Grand Prix in July beating Mercedes team-mate and championship leader Lewis Hamilton to the front of the Russian Grand Prix grid by 0.145s. Title contender Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari, was forced to settle for third place and ...

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F1- Hamilton heads Mercedes one-two in second practice in Russia

Lewis Hamilton headed a Mercedes one-two in second practice for the Russian Grand Prix, the FIA Formula 1 World Championship Drivers’ title leader beating team-mate Valtteri Bottas by just under two tenths of a second. Hamilton, who comes into this weekend carrying a 40-point championship lead over chief rival Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari, posted a time of 1:33.584 a third ...

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How the deaf and hard of hearing community watched Russia 2018

An estimated global audience of three billion people watched the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, illustrating once again why the competition is often dubbed ‘the greatest show on Earth’. As well as FIFATV on YouTube and FIFA.com providing all the goals and match highlights from an unforgettable tournament in Russia, round-ups of all 64 matches were also produced by FIFA ...

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Russia 2018 fairy tale in the eyes of the fans

Russia exceeded all expectations at the World Cup on home soil The team’s quarter-final finish has regained the affection of the fans We re-live the host’s performances through the eyes of those watching on Imagine the expectations of a team that had lost four and won none of their previous seven fixtures heading into the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ ...

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