Argentina ‘mutually agree’ to terminate Sampaoli’s contract

Argentina and manager Jorge Sampaoli have “mutually agreed” to terminate his contract in the wake of the team’s disappointing 2018 World Cup campaign. The 2014 runners-up went out of the tournament courtesy of a 4-3 defeat by France at the last-16 stage. Sampaoli, 58, took charge of his home country in May 2017 and the […]

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France’s win is ‘supreme coronation’-Didier Deschamps

France’s World Cup win was the “supreme coronation” after the “hurt” of losing in the last European Championship final, said coach Didier Deschamps. Les Bleus beat Croatia 4-2 in Moscow on Sunday to become world champions for the second time in their history. They lost 1-0 to Portugal in the final of Euro 2016, which […]

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France lashes brave Croatia to win 2018 World Cup

France won the Fifa World Cup for the second time by overcoming Croatia’s bold challenge in a thrilling final in Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium. Didier Deschamps’ side repeated the success on home soil at France ’98 by a margin that hardly looked possible as Croatia stood toe-to-toe with the favourites for an hour. France’s victory meant […]

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