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Daily Archives: July 4, 2018

Colombia fans mourn World Cup shootout loss to England

BOGOTA: The piercing sound of horns and cheers of Colombia’s football fans fell silent after their World Cup dreams were shattered in a nail-biting last-16 loss on penalties to England on Tuesday. The teams faced a shootout after Colombia’s Yerry Mina scored one of his signature headed goals in stoppage time to cancel out England captain Harry Kane’s 57th minute ...

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Russia’s Samedov trains alone ahead of Croatia match

Russia’s midfielder Alexander Samedov attends a training session in Novogorsk, outside Moscow Moscow: Russia midfielder Aleksandr Samedov trained alone on Tuesday ahead of the World Cup hosts’ quarter-final against Croatia. Samedov took part in a brief team discussion with coach Stanislav Cherchesov at the squad’s base on the outskirts of Moscow before undergoing fitness tests and running through an individual ...

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