Sochi, Russia Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Swedes stumble against England but leave Russia rejuvenatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 8 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SOCHI, Russia: Sweden's gritty performances in Russia that ended with a 2-0 defeat to England in their quarter-final indicate a bright, if not very entertaining, future for Janne Andersson's side. The previous dozen years of World Cup disappointment were erased as the Swedes dispatched some big names and survived much longer than expected with their tight defence and penchant for punishing mistakes by supposedly better teams.

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  2. 'Moja Domovina!': Croatia celebrate after defeating Russia by singing patriotic songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 8 | Daily Mail

    Prince Harry! History-maker Maguire fires England past stubborn Swedes and into World Cup semi-finals for first time since Italia 90 And next up it's Croatia! Rakitic seals penalty shootout win to stun hosts Russia and set up last-four clash with England This England team can reach for the stars... let's stop apologising for ourselves and start looking up for once 'I spoke to the lads today and none of us fancied going home yet': Southgate says England are desperate to go further Cormier knocks out Miocic in first round of UFC 226 main event as new heavyweight king clashes with Lesnar in octagon after Las Vegas showdown GLENN HODDLE: Keep this love train in locomotion! England's set-pieces have helped put them on fast track to success Let the celebrations begin! England stars jump into stands with their nearest and dearest... as Lingard embraces his mum after flying her to Russia for ... (more)

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  3. Russia record holder Ignashevich retires after World Cup exitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 8 | Reuters

    Russia's most-capped player Sergei Ignashevich announced his retirement from soccer on Sunday after the hosts were eliminated by Croatia on penalties in the World Cup quarter-final hours earlier. Soccer Football - World Cup - Quarter Final - Russia vs Croatia - Fisht Stadium, Sochi, Russia - July 7, 2018 Russia's Sergei Ignashevich after scoring during the penalty shootout REUTERS/Christian Hartmann The 38-year-old defender, who spent his entire club career at Russian clubs, was a key member of Russia's run to the last eight at their home tournament, having played in each of their five matches.

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  4. World Cup 2018: Dream over but hope restored for RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 8 | BBC News

    The World Cup is over for Russia, but the lowest ranked side in the tournament were one of the last eight teams standing It has been a wonderful ride, but the remarkable World Cup run that set millions of people dreaming across Russia's 11 time zones is finally over. There will always be the memories, and if it had to end at all then at least there was one final glorious moment that no Russian fan present in Sochi on Saturday night will forget for the rest of their lives.

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  5. Updated 31 mins agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | The Indian Express

    With Croatia advancing to the World Cup semifinals for the first time since 1998, a video clip of the country's president celebrating wildly from the stands has gone viral. Croatia's first female President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic was in attendance on the night her team dumped hosts Russia out of the tournament following a 4-3 penalty shootout win.

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  6. 'That was a game and half!' Kenya reacts as Croatia shatter Russia's World Cup dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | Goal.com

    Croatia beat hosts Russia 4-3 on penalties after the teams were level at 2-2 and will now meet England in the semi-finals Croatia ended Russia's World Cup dream when they won 4-3 on penalties to eliminate the gallant hosts after a dramatic quarter-final ended 2-2 on Saturday. Ivan Rakitic stroked home the winning penalty to send Croatia into a semi-final against England after a night of unremitting tension in Sochi.

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  7. Croatia dump Russia out in penalties; advance to semisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | Newkerala.com

    Sochi [Russia], July 8 : After 120 minutes of nerve-wracking drama in Sochi's Fisht Stadium, Croatia's golden generation eliminated hosts Russia from the FIFA World Cup 2018 in the penalty shootout to book their place in the semi-finals for the first time since 1998. Having progressed to the quarter-finals with a penalty shootout win over Denmark in the Round-of-16, Croatia became only the second team in World Cup history to win consecutive shootouts since Argentina in 1990.

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  8. Oh, so closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | Jamaica Observer

    Ivan Rakitic scored the winning penalty as Croatia beat Russia 4-3 in a shoot-out, after a dramatic 2-2 draw yesterday to end the World Cup hopes of the host nation and advance to a semi-final against England. Brazilian-born Mario Fernandes had kept Russia's dream alive when he headed home in the 115th minute to level the scores and force penalties, but he and Fedor Smolov both failed to convert their spot kicks in Sochi.

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  9. Russia's fairytale World Cup run ends in tearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | Mail & Guardian

    The impassioned shouts of "Ros-si-ya" died away on the streets and tears filled the stadium as Russia bowed out of their home World Cup in the cruellest fashion: on penalties. The men in red exceeded the wildest expectations by coming within a penalty kick and a save against Croatia of making it into the semi-finals for the first time since 1966.

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  10. World Cup 2018: England the biggest winner as exhausted Croatia edges raucous RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | Sporting News

    A second penalty shootout win sends Zlatko Dalic's side into the World Cup semifinals, but the Three Lions will be licking their chops. The Croats will be coming off a grueling 120-minute elimination match.

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  11. Russia's World Cup loss brings feelings of sadness and joyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    MOSCOW>> It was the lowest-ranked team in the World Cup it was hosting, one given virtually no shot to get out of group play. Yet Russia did just that, advancing to the final 16 of for the first time since it became an independent country.

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  12. Croatians oust overachieving hosts in shootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | The Daily Republic

    For a month of spellbinding soccer, Russia has wrapped its arms around this big, beautiful World Cup and celebrated the sport from the Baltic to the Pacific and in 11 host cities. What the host country did not expect - not in its kookiest dreams - was being in position to rally behind its low-ranked national team for more than a few matches.

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  13. World Cup Today: Russia shows its worthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | Soccer America

    Host Russia exited the 2018 World Cup on Saturday when it lost to Croatia, 4-3, in a shootout after their quarterfinal match in Sochi ended in a 2-2 tie. The hosts gave it a good run, but in the end Croatia came out on top.

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  14. Slab Head, Rocky and 37 headline unlikely World Cup final 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | NewsOK.com

    Croatia's Andrej Kramaric, right, scores his side's first goal past Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev during Saturday's quarterfinal in Sochi, Russia. [AP PHOTO] MOSCOW - English fish and chips against Croatia's famous fish risotto.

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  15. Neymar's fall leaves World Cup without a superstarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | The Baltimore Sun

    The last Latin American team is out of the World Cup, meaning Europe will extend its hold on soccer's biggest prize to 16 years by the time the next tournament rolls around in 2022. Brazil's departure means the competition in Russia will finish without a widely recognized international superstar, the kind of player who gets casual fans from Austin to Auckland to turn on their television sets and watch soccer.

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  16. Anti-Assad Syrians celebrate regime ally Russia's World Cup exitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | The Times of Israel

    Syrians opposed to the Moscow-backed regime of President Bashar Assad have taken to social media to celebrate Russia's exit from the soccer World Cup. Croatia defeated the hosts in a tense quarterfinal penalty shootout on Saturday night in Russia's Black Sea resort of Sochi.

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  17. Playing Croatia in semifinal is a harsh reminder for EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | Daily Herald

    England's Harry Maguire, center, celebrates with his teammates after scoring his side opening goal during the quarterfinal match between Sweden and England at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Samara Arena, in Samara, Russia, Saturday, July 7, 2018. SOCHI, Russia -- Croatia was there at England's lowest ebb this century in international soccer, and it'll be there as the English team tries to peak.

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  18. Kick-by-kick look at the shootout between Russia and CroatiaRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 7 | ABC News

    Add World Cup as an interest to stay up to date on the latest World Cup news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Croatia and Russia got to their quarterfinal matchup Saturday night in Sochi by winning shootouts in the round of 16, Croatia edging Denmark and Russia upsetting Spain.

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  19. Croatia working extra, says it will have enough for EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | Daily Herald

    Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev, left, reacts as Croatia players celebrate after scoring the winning penalty during the quarterfinal match between Russia and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup at the Fisht Stadium in Sochi, Russia, Saturday, July 7, 2018. Croatia national soccer team players celebrate after a penalty is saved in a shootout during the quarterfinal match between Russia and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Fisht Stadium, in Sochi, Russia, Saturday, July 7, 2018.

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  20. The Latest: Thousands welcome Russian team back to capitalRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 7 | The Brownsville Herald

    Thousands of fans have gathered in Moscow to welcome back the Russian team after its narrow loss in the World Cup quarterfinals. The fan zone in Moscow, usually used for public screenings of games, was packed as Russia's squad and coach took to the stage to thank the fans.

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