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VAR helps Sweden beat South Korea 1-0

VAR helps Sweden beat South Korea 1-0

Substitute Kim Min-woo appeared to have hacked down Viktor Claesson , and, after initially waving away furious appeals from Swedish players, referee Joel Aguilar consulted VAR and eventually pointed to the spot. For Sweden , the pacy Emil Forsberg constantly fed the frontmen, and also curled a shot over from outside the box. Sweden's Andreas Granqvist and John Guidetti celebrate their victory after the match.


Misery for Messi in World Cup

Misery for Messi in World Cup

Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic says he will turn to his Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic for ideas on how to stop Argentina's Lionel Messi in Thursday's Group D match between the teams. He continued, explaining that the people of Argentina shouldn't expect Messi to do what Maradona did. In their review of Nigeria's World Cup opener against Croatia , Premier League club Chelsea have criticized their own player, Victor Moses, over his lackluster display.


Fernando Alonso wins Le Mans 24 on debut with Toyota

Fernando Alonso wins Le Mans 24 on debut with Toyota

Toyota , who competed with a hybrid vehicle in the top LMP1 class, proved too strong for their rivals running non-hybrids and completed a one-two when their number seven auto - shared by Briton Mike Conway, Japanese Kamui Kobayashi and Argentinian Jose Maria Lopez - finished second.


What sex scandal? Mexico put tumultuous build-up behind them to stun Germany

What sex scandal? Mexico put tumultuous build-up behind them to stun Germany

Hirving Lozano scored the lone goal in the 35th minute, picking up Javier Hernandez's pass inside the penalty area and beating Mesut Ozil before shooting past Manuel Neuer from 10 yards. Hirving Lozanoto grabbed the victor in the 35th minute with Germany in disarray moments after a failed attack with Mexico hitting them on the break.



[Explainer] VAR makes major wins at 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation

DF Samuel Umtiti, 4 - Usually so reliable at global level, he was lucky that his inexplicable handball did not cost his country all three points and also fortunate to have been paired alongside the cold-blooded Varane. "We have to play more as a team and respect those games". A good result for France , but this dynamic attack was anything but. Peru will be stronger than Australia and we will have to be ready and Denmark will be stronger than Peru too.


Former Ducks player Fotu Leiato killed in rollover crash

Former Ducks player Fotu Leiato killed in rollover crash

The crash happened around 2:30 a.m. near Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard and Kinsrow Avenue. Authorities said Leiato was in his friend's vehicle when it crashed and rolled over into some brush on the side of the road. He was a defensive back for the Oregon Ducks until earlier this year, when he was dismissed after two arrests. Our thoughts are with Fotu's family and friends.