Posts Tagged ‘World Cup 2018’

England reaches World Cup semifinal after beating Sweden 2-0

  • 7 July 2018 - 21:47
England reaches World Cup semifinal after beating Sweden 2-0

England reached the World Cup semi-final for the first time since Italia 90 as Harry Maguire and Dele Alli struck either side of the interval to beat Sweden in Samara. Gareth Southgate's side will now face either Croatia or hosts Russia in Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium on Wednesday after overcoming a...

Syria draws with Iran 2-2, qualifies for playoff against Australia for ticket to World Cup 2018

  • 6 September 2017 - 12:19
Syria draws with Iran 2-2, qualifies for playoff against Australia for ticket to World Cup 2018

Syria scored an injury-time equaliser to earn a 2-2 draw against Iran and keep alive their hopes of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The visitors took a shock lead through Tamer Haj Mohamad's stooping header - the first goal Carlos Queiroz's Iran had conceded in 10 qualifying...

Libya beats Guinea 1-0 in World Cup qualifiers

  • 5 September 2017 - 11:06
Libya beats Guinea 1-0 in World Cup qualifiers

Guinea's hopes of reaching a maiden World Cup are in tatters after Hamdou Elhouni's first-half goal secured victory for ten-man Libya in Monastir on Monday evening, leaving both teams on three points in Group A. While neither side are mathematically out of the running, both need to win all of...