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World Cup 2018: Our Best XI From The Quarter Finals

Eight became four this week as Brazil, Uruguay, Sweden and hosts Russia all bade farewell to the 2018 World Cup. Belgium, France, England and Croatia all sailed through the semi-finals, ensuring that it would be an all-European last four in the battle to take home the trophy. As has been the case throughout the competition, a number of players stood out …

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Neymar Breaks His Silence On Brazil’s World Cup Exit

TOPSHOT - Brazil's forward Neymar leaves his team's hotel in Kazan on July 7, 2018, a day after the five-time champions crashed out of the Russia 2018 World Cup football tournament after a 2-1 quarter-final defeat to Belgium. (Photo by Benjamin CREMEL / AFP) (Photo credit should read BENJAMIN CREMEL/AFP/Getty Images)

Brazilian forward Neymar has responded to the Selecao’s World Cup quarter-final exit on Friday night. The South American giants were sent packing by Belgium in Kazan in the last eight encounter, the 2-1 score condemning Tite’s side to an early exit from the competition. Neymar, seen as Brazil’s mani hope but also a target of much criticism due to his …

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De Bruyne Switch Proved Decisive In Belgium’s Stunning Victory Over Brazil

KAZAN, RUSSIA - JULY 6, 2018: Belgium's Kevin de Bruyne celebrates his team's victory in a Knockout Stage quarterfinal football match between Brazil and Belgium at Kazan Arena at FIFA World Cup Russia 2018; Belgium won 2-1. Sergei Savostyanov/TASS (Photo by Sergei SavostyanovTASS via Getty Images)

A tactical change proved decisive as Kevin De Bruyne hit the winner that sent five-time champions Brazil sensationally crashing out on Wednesday and kept underdogs Belgium’s World Cup hopes alive. As Brazil became the last South American country to exit the tournament before the semi-finals, Roberto Martinez’s Belgium ended a 32-year wait to reach the final four. The Red Devils …

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Barcelona In Talks To Sign Chelsea Forward Willian

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 16: Willian of Chelsea celebrates scoring the first goal during the Emirates FA Cup Fifth Round match between Chelsea and Hull City at Stamford Bridge on February 16, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Darren Walsh/Chelsea FC via Getty Images)

Barcelona remain in negotiations with Chelsea over a possible move for forward Willian, having missed out on Antoine Griezmann. Multiple reports on Tuesday have suggested that, while Barca have already had a bid in excess of £50m rejected for the Brazilian international, Chelsea are open to a deal at the right price. BREAKING: Sky sources: @ChelseaFC and @FCBarcelona continuing talks over …

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Real Madrid Deny That They Made Neymar Bid

Real Madrid have dismissed reports of a $360-million bid for Paris Saint-Germain’s Neymar as ‘absolutely untrue’. The colossal transfer claim was made by Spain’s public television station TVE on Monday evening and, of course, it was met with a shocked reaction from the world of football. Real were quick to knock it down, saying in a statement they had not …

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