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June 29, 2018 - 10:08 am
By TALES AZZONI , AP Sports Writer SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Brazil is going out of its way to defend its World Cup preparations and show its players' injuries can't be blamed on excessive training. Doctors will blame a soft mattress for an injury before admitting they made mistakes getting the players...
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June 27, 2018 - 7:44 am
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Wednesday at the World Cup (all times local): 5:27 p.m. Jesus Gallardo has received what FIFA is calling the fastest yellow card in World Cup history. The Mexico fullback was booked for a hard tackle just 13 seconds into Wednesday's match against Sweden. The record for...
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June 22, 2018 - 3:02 pm
By DEREK GATOPOULOS , Associated Press ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia (AP) — Mexico fans are trying out a new chant so the country's federation avoids another FIFA fine. Only time will tell, though, whether some of them won't go back to the old one that got them into trouble in the first place. Standing...
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