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Belgium vs. USA: Tactical Preview of World Cup Round-of-16 Match

Bleacher Report - 29 Jun 2014
The FIFA World Cup 2014 knockout stage has arrived, with 16 teams exiting at the group stage and the rest left to fight it out for the ultimate prize. Here we analyse Belgium vs. USA: a match in which the former are clear favourites, but the latter ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: Iran look to break Round of 16 curse

Hindustan Times - 20 Sep 2017
Iran's first appearance at the Under-17 World Cup finals was in 2001 in Trinidad and Tobago and ended in three straight defeats. Since then, they have participated in two more editions – 2009 and 2013 – but fell at the last-16 stage both times. But ...
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The Maracanazo marvels in numbers - 26 Sep 2017
65 years to the day after his goal won Uruguay the World Cup, on 16 July 2015, Alcides Ghiggia passed away, aged 88. The former ...
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Hackworth Names USA Roster for 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India

U.S. Soccer (press release) (registration) (blog) - 21 Sep 2017
The World Cup will be played in six cities across India: Kochi, Goa, Navi Mumbai, New Delhi, Guwahati, and Kolkata. A total of 24 countries participate in the tournament with the top two teams from each of the six groups, as well as the four best third ...
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New pitches, changing rooms for WC teams

The Hindu - 26 Sep 2017
It will also host a round-of-16 and a semifinal each. The Kiwis, who arrived first, travelled to Nerul for a first look, and took pictures of the only privately-owned U-17 World Cup venue. Their head coach, Danny Kay, who had visited the venue after ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: Know your venue -- DY Patil Stadium, Mumbai

Hindustan Times - 20 Sep 2017
In March, when the FIFA delegation had visited the stadium along with the local organising committee, it had stated that the DY Patil Stadium was the venue most prepared to host matches of the U-17 World Cup. The stadium can seat 51,000 spectators ...
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Mexico Qualifies for 2018 World Cup with Win Over Panama

Sports Illustrated - 02 Sep 2017
Mexico and manager Juan Carlos Osorio will turn their focus to crafting a team that can get over the round-of-16 hump at the World Cup. El Tri has been bounced in that round in each of the last six World Cups, with the most recent a heartbreaking, ...
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The 2019 Women's World Cup in France is beginning to take shape

Washington Post - 19 Sep 2017
June 22-25, round of 16. June 27-29, quarterfinals. July 6, third-place match. The venues: Paris, Lyon, Valenciennes, Reims, Le Havre, Rennes, Grenoble, Montpellier and Nice. Only Paris, Lyon and Montpellier were sites during the 1998 (men's) World Cup.
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City native to play in U17 World Cup

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette - 23 Sep 2017
Fort Wayne native Akil Watts will be among the 21 Under-17 national team players who depart Sunday for Dubai, United Arab Emirates, to train for the upcoming FIFA U17 World Cup, which begins Oct. 6 in India. The U.S. has qualified for the U17 World Cup ...

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