Yerry Mina’s Header Eliminates Senegal from the 2018 World Cup

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Senegal exited the 2018 World Cup following a harsh 1-0 defeat to Colombia. In quite an even encounter, Yerry Mina scored his second goal of the tournament which eliminated the African nation. Level on points, goal difference and goals scored, it was FIFA’s “Fair Play” ranking that allowed Japan to qualify instead. Senegal are probably […] READ MORE


Tunisia Pay the Price for Costly Errors Against Rampant Belgium

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Belgium romped to a 5-2 success in their Group G clash against Tunisia. Braces from Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard as well as a late Michy Batshuayi goal cancelled out Dylan Bronn and Wahbi Khazri’s strikes as they all but sealed qualification to the Round of 16 for the second successive finals. In a dominant […] READ MORE


Tale of two halves as Japan overcome Colombia

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Japan beat Colombia in the Group H opener at the FIFA World Cup by two goals to one. In an entertaining encounter, Shinji Kagawa and Yuya Osako got the goals for Japan as Juan Quintero’s clever free-kick proved to be ineffective for the Colombians. In quite a humid day in Saransk, Japan avenged their defeat […] READ MORE