Belgium Shocked Brazil To Reach Semi-finals

Belgium’s Thibaut Courtois saves a shot from Brazil’s Neymar. PICTURE: REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

MOSCOW: With a blistering counterattack and sturdy goaltending, Belgium shocked Brazil, 2-1, Friday in the World Cup quarterfinal to become one of the tournament’s last four teams standing. Brazil last faced Belgium in a World Cup back in 2002, Rivaldo […]

2018 FIFA World Cup Quarterfinal Fixtures Confirmed

PICTURE: Sky Sports

By Isaac Ndou MOSCOW: Yet more drama in the 2018 World Cup that keeps on giving as England defeat Colombia on penalties to reach the quarter-finals.  Earlier in the day, Sweden overcame Switzerland 1-0, setting up their […]

Brazil Beat Mexico For Quarterfinals Spot 

Neymar (L) celebrates with Brazil's midfielder Casemiro at the end of the Russia 2018 World Cup round of 16 football match between Brazil and Mexico. PICTURE: The Guardian

By Isaac Ndou MOSCOW: Brazil comfortably advanced to the quarterfinals of thr2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia after seeing off Mexico on Monday.  Mexico started the game showing intent but nearly got a setback when […]