Croatia to face England in WC semis after beating Russia on penalties

Russia's remarkable World Cup run ended in a heart-breaking quarter-final defeat on penalties (3-4) on Saturday as Croatia bou...

2-Soccer-Confident England reach semi-finals with win over Sweden

England defied almost three decades of disappointment to move confidently into the World Cup semi-finals for the first time since ...

Belgium dump Brazil out of World Cup with 2-1 win

Belgium ended Brazil's dream of a sixth World Cup title when they beat the South Americans 2-1 in a dramatic, enthralling end-...

Griezmann inspires France past Uruguay

Raphael Varane's glancing header and a goal-keeping blunder that gifted Antoine Griezmann a soft goal gave France a 2-0 victor...

Belgium pin hopes on mercurial talent of Hazard

Eden Hazard leads his team into Friday's World Cup quarter-final match against Brazil on a stage built to showcase his talent ...

England win first ever WC shootout to reach quarters

England's new generation ended the World Cup penalty jinx by knocking out Colombia on spot kicks to reach the quarter-finals y...

Forsberg strike sends Sweden into last eight

A deflected shot from Emil Forsberg gave Sweden a 1-0 victory over Switzerland in a scrappy round of 16 match yesterday sending th...

Belgium snatch 3-2 win over Japan to set up Brazil clash

Belgium threw caution to the wind to reach the World Cup quarter-finals as substitute Nacer Chadli scored in the dying seconds aga...

Neymar on target as Brazil ease into World Cup quarter-finals

Brazil cruised into the quarter-finals of the World Cup on Monday as goals from Neymar and substitute Roberto Firmino gave them a ...

Croatia beat Denmark on penalties to reach quarter - finals

Croatia beat Denmark in a dramatic penalty shootout after a 1-1 draw to set up a World Cup quarter-finals tie against hosts Russia...

Akinfeev the hero as Russia dump Spain out of WC

Russia Captain Igor Akinfeev saved two penalties in a dramatic shootout as the World Cup hosts dumped title contenders Spain out i...

Cavani brace fires Uruguay into last eight

Uruguay forward Edinson Cavani scored a stunning brace to lead the South Americans to a 2-1 win over European champions Portugal i...

Mbappe double leads France past Argentina in 4-3 thriller

Teenager Kylian Mbappe scored two goals in four minutes to send a youthful France charging into the World Cup quarter-finals with ...

Januzaj gives Belgium 1-0 win over England and top spot

A superb second half strike from Adnan Januzaj gave Belgium a 1-0 win over England yesterday to see them top World Cup Group &lsqu...

Khazri gives Tunisia first win in 40 years

Tunisia's Wahbi Khazri set up the first goal and scored the second to give the North African side their first World Cup win in...