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Improbable Late Penalty Sends Greece to Round of 16

New York Times - 23 Jun 2014
By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS JUNE 24, 2014. Inside. Photo ... FORTALEZA, Brazil — Georgios Samaras scored on an added-time penalty kick to put Greece into the second round of the World Cup with a 2-1 win over Ivory Coast on Tuesday. Samaras, who ...
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Roman Torres helping Panama try to qualify for first-ever World Cup

Sounder At Heart - 20 Sep 2017
Panama currently sits third in the CONCACAF standings, which would guarantee them a spot in their first-ever World Cup. They fell just short in 2014 when they blew a late lead at home against the United States in the final qualifying match. A win would ...
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Russia regains FIFA Council seat after Mutko's ouster

The News Tribune - 20 Sep 2017
Evidence provided by WADA investigator Richard McLaren included a document that appeared to be linked to Russia's 2014 World Cup squad. Last week, Maduro told British lawmakers that Infantino believes there is "no evidence" Mutko is involved in the ...
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Dates for All Whites World Cup qualifier yet to be confirmed

Radio New Zealand - 18 Sep 2017
Each nation will play two FIFA World Cup Qualifiers in the October international window. Those two rounds of games are to be played on the 6th and 11th of October, New Zealand time. New Zealand didn't qualify fo the 2014 World Cup after losing to ...
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Silencing the critics - How Brazil boss Tite transformed Paulinho - 19 Sep 2017
His journey of redemption beginning in September 2016 when he was a surprise inclusion in new coach Tite's first Brazil squad. Having been nowhere near a single Brazil squad since World Cup 2014, unsurprisingly the watching press in Rio that afternoon ...
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Shaun Simmonds – why gamification will rule at Russia 2018

SBC News - 20 Sep 2017
I say sparse… on average, 200 million people tuned into each World Cup 2014 match, peaking at 913 million for the final. Whilst the match schedule that FIFA have released for Russia 2018 is subject to change, it suggests that kick-off times will be ...
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Not all injured footballers deserve 'get-well' t-shirts

BBC Three - 20 Sep 2017
Brazil hosting the 2014 World Cup was a big deal and, at times, the host nation suffered under the weight of expectation as they laboured their way through to the latter stages. Neymar was the poster boy of the tournament and Brazil's shining light ...
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Report: Joao Plata called to Ecuador national team

RSL Soapbox - 20 Sep 2017
He scored 13 goals in 2014, but a preseason injury hampered his 2015 season, in which he scored only four times and earned four assists. In 2016, he scored 9 goals and had 12 assists. Ecuador has World Cup Qualification matches on Oct. 5 and Oct. 10, ...
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Smith's growth underlined by 100th game - 20 Sep 2017
3 in Sharjah against Pakistan in October 2014, Smith was transformed into just about the complete batsman in limited overs, his wide and audacious array of strokes allied to intelligent decision-making and a determination to make big runs. So big, in ...
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Study shows 2014 World Cup concussion assessment came up short

USA TODAY - 27 Jun 2017
Following a review of video footage of all 64 matches in the 2014 World Cup, it was concluded that 15% of players who suffered head injuries received a concussion assessment from health care personnel. The findings were published in a report on JAMA.

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