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June 25, 2018 - 10:32 am
By PAN PYLAS , Associated Press VOLGOGRAD, Russia (AP) — The oldest person to play in a World Cup match let in a pair of goals Monday despite some spectacular saves. Egypt goalkeeper Essam El Hadary, who is 45, took the field for his team's final group match to set the record. Although he saved one...
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June 14, 2018 - 10:58 am
By JAMES ELLINGWORTH , AP Sports Writer MOSCOW (AP) — Inspired by the home crowd in the opening match of the World Cup, Russia ended a 16-year wait for victory. Substitute Denis Cheryshev scored two goals Thursday to lead the host nation over Saudi Arabia 5-0 in Group A with President Vladimir...
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