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Sweden survive Swiss pressure to make quarter-finals

By Patrick Woods Sweden has survived a late Swiss onslaught in St Petersburg to win 1-0 and progress to a quarter-final against England. The Scandinavians took the lead in the 66th minute through Emil Forsberg, before battening down the hatches in defence to hold onto their slim lead. The win continues the fairytale for Sweden […]

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Late drama but Switzerland in to knockout stage after 2-2 draw with Costa Rica

Switzerland 2 (Džemaili 31′, Drmic 88’) Costa Rica 2(Waston 56′, Sommer 90 + 3′ og) By Caleb Mitchell Switzerland has finished second in the Group E standings after a 2-2 draw in Nizhny Novgorod against Costa Rica who exit the group stage with a point. Match #42 | #SUI 2-2 #CRC #SUICRC pic.twitter.com/HXNO4zTWaA — FIFA […]

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Serbia’s hopes hang by a thread after 2-1 loss Switzerland

Serbia 1 (Mitrovic 5’) Switzerland 2 (Xhaka 52’, Shaqiri 90’) By Laurence Kelson Switzerland has come from behind to steal a late 2-1 victory against Serbia after man-of-the-match Xherdan Shaqiri raced half the length of the pitch to slide home a 90th minute winner in Kaliningrad. ANOTHER late strike in Group E! #SRBSUI pic.twitter.com/xvkTJkkpck — […]

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Brazil share points with Switzerland in day of shock results

Brazil 1 (Coutinho 19′) Switzerland 1 (Zuber 49′) By Caleb Mitchell Brazil have joined a host of powerhouses including Germany, Argentina, Spain and Portugal to open their World Cup campaigns without a win after a 1-1 draw with Switzerland in Rostov Arena The result capped off a series of shock results on day four of […]

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By Caleb Mitchell FIFA World Cup: Switzerland clinch comfortable win over japan in warm-up matchhttps://t.co/xecLRYGQm3 pic.twitter.com/119nR7Cc32 — Zee News (@ZeeNews) June 9, 2018 Team: Switzerland Nickname: Die Nati (The National Team) World Cup Appearances: 10 World Ranking: 6 Coach: Vladimir Petković Captain: Stephan Lichtsteiner Player To Watch: Stephan Lichtsteiner The captain’s professional career has spanned […]

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Getting Real About Illicit Drug Use at EDM Festivals

The electronic dance music (EDM) business, propelled by large scale music festivals, has grown to an estimated worth of $4.5 billion, […]

World XI – Jakob Gisik

Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris (France) Lloris edges out Golden Glove winner Thibaut Courtois as the starting goalkeeper. The French captain wasn’t […]

World XI – Vincent Smith-Koppie

Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois (Belgium) Thibaut Courtois finished the World Cup with a tournament-high 27 saves including some special efforts in […]

World XI – Ben James

Goalkeeper – Kasper Schmeichel (Denmark) The main reason behind Denmark’s group stage survival, Kasper more than lived up to his […]

World XI – Michael Djordjieski

Goalkeeper – Jordan Pickford (England) The 24-year-old Everton shot stopper was immense for England throughout the tournament. Pickford arguably produced […]

World XI – Josh Knox

Goalkeeper – Guillermo Ochoa (Mexico) Ochoa only featured in the four matches but made a whopping 25 saves in the […]

World XI – Dominic Unwin

Goalkeeper – Jordan Pickford Gareth Southgate’s decision to leave veteran Joe Hart out of England’s squad paid off after Pickford […]