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LaLiga 2018 World Cup diary: Round-up of every match in Russia

Tuesday 3rd July Last 16: Sweden 1-0 Switzerland In what is being dubbed as one of the worst knockout round matches ever in a World Cup, Sweden got the luck they needed to reach the quarter-finals. Numerous chances flew over the bar, but Emil Forsberg got the all-important winner when he shot from outside the box took a big deflection off of Switzerland’s Manuel Akanji, sending goalkeeper Yann Sommer the wrong way. Sweden thought that had a penalty when Martin Olsen was brought down by Michael Lang, but VAR judged…

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World Cup 2018: LaLiga XI not going to Russia

Monday’s release of the final World Cup squads for all 32 nations did not surprise too many, with many of the shocks coming the weeks before. Yet, while there will be an abundance of talent on show in Russia, there are still many top-quality players missing out n football’s greatest tournament. We take a look at the Best LaLiga XI that will not be playing at the World Cup this summer…

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World Cup 2018: LaLiga XI going to Russia

All the final World Cup squads have been announced and as expected, there is plenty of talent heading to the Russian shores. While some national managers chose to finalised their teams early, the deadline for the 23-man squads was on Monday, with a few leaving it late. Yet, there is no shortage of world-class players heading to the 21st edition of the World Cup, and several Spanish-based stars will be fighting for the chance to lift the most coveted trophy in football. We take a look through the best XI…

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Espanyol vs Eibar: Match Preview, Lineups and Prediction

With Eibar and Espanyol’s European hopes dying as quickly as they had begun, Tuesday’s dead rubber clash provides chance for both to experiment. Quique Sanchez Flores has watched his Espanyol deteriorate from being on the brink of the Europa League places to ten points separating them from relegation. Despite elimination from LaLiga being highly unlikely, the Catalan club need to turn their fortunes around and without a win in their last four and no goals either, Flores’ position could be up for question. WEDNESDAY 18TH APRIL 2018 / KICK-OFF AT 18:30…

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Valencia 1-0 Espanyol: Rodrigo’s opener fires hosts above Real Madrid into third place

Valencia overtake rivals Real Madrid in third place as Rodrigo’s seventh minute opener provides the finishing touch in Sunday’s 1-0 win over Espanyol. Visiting coach Quique Sanchez Flores will be left angered as he saw Gerard Moreno strike wrongly ruled offside. Although Valencia’s victory puts them one point above Madrid in third place with 65 points and seven games remaining, they have also closed the gap to three points on second place Atletico Madrid. Los Blancos left with it all to do Real’s impending 1-1 draw in the Madrid derby to…

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