World Cup 2018: Swedes reject racism after group stage win

World Cup 2018: Swedes reject racism after group stage win

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Annika Strandhall, Sweden’s sports minister, showed her support for Jimmy Durmaz by wearing his shirt to parliament As Sweden thumped Mexico 3-0 to top their group and qualify for the World Cup’s knockout stages, Swedes took to social media to celebrate the victory and reject racism. A last-gasp 2-1 […]

World Cup 2018: How does drawing lots work?

World Cup 2018: How does drawing lots work?

Image copyright Getty Images England play Belgium in the World Cup on Thursday. Both are definitely going through to the next round, but which country comes first and second will decide who they play. If they draw, it will be difficult to separate them. Fortunately, Fifa has rules to distinguish between two or more teams […]

Japan vs. Poland: World Cup 2018 Live

Japan vs. Poland: World Cup 2018 Live

22’: Chance for Poland Header by Glik of Poland just wide. And keeper Kawashima was on hand in any case. 21’: Short Passes Everywhere Many games at this Cup have turned into contrasts of styles, with one team (usually the favorite) playing a deliberate short-passing style and the other pushing the ball directly forward in […]