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World Cup 2018 Group A: Opening day starts with Russia hosting Saudi Arabia

World Cup 2018 begins with Group A taking the forefront as Russia host Saudi Arabia and Egypt face Uruguay. The opening match of the competition is hardly one that whets the appetite but nevertheless, we will all be tuning in to see the hosts face off against one of the more interesting sides, Saudi Arabia. The Luzhniki stadium hosts the opener, and will be a key game in determining how far either of these sides can go in the tournament, much will be the pressure on the hosts to give…

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Rehabilitated and happy Luis Suarez to shine at World Cup this summer

Luis Suarez is a name that will forever be linked with the World Cup for all the wrong reasons, but is Russia 2018 his time to turn those negative thoughts into good ones. The Uruguayan marksmen is just that. Deadly at club level, Suarez has been in superb form for most of his career, scoring less than 20 goals in just five of his 14 seasons as a professional, coupled with a remarkable 50 goals in 97 caps for his country. The South American side are favourites to win Group…

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Uruguay continue Luis Suarez fitness stance

Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez has confirmed that Luis Suarez will start against Bolivia on Wednesday evening in their World Cup Qualifier. Barcelona and Suarez’s national side have clashed over the availability of Luis Suarez, according to reports in Spanish press. Spanish daily AS claim that conversations over the weekend between the La Liga club and the South American country have been heated due to knee problems suffered by the former Liverpool striker. Regular observers of Barca will be fully aware of the fact that Suarez has not quite been himself at…

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Barcelona and Uruguay clash over Luis Suarez

Barcelona and Uruguay have clashed over the availability of Luis Suarez, according to reports in Spanish press. Spanish daily AS claim that conversations over the weekend between the La Liga club and the South American country have been heated due to knee problems suffered by the former Liverpool striker. Regular observers of Barca will be fully aware of the fact that Suarez has not quite been himself at the start of this season after suffering a knee injury in the Spanish Super Cup in August. The injury concern could see…

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Valencia have Sebastián Coates offer rejected

Portuguese newspaper ‘Record’ reports that Valencia have had an offer for Uruguayan defender Sebastian Coates rejected. The newspaper had already previously reported that Sporting CP’s defender Sebastián Coates had impressed the scouting team in Valencia. And have further revealed in its edition today that Valencia have submitted an offer for the 26-year-old which included Valencia’s Brazilian central defender Aderlan Santos in addition to €5 Million. The offer however, was rejected by the Portuguese outfit. It is worth noting that this is the second offer Valencia have had rejected by a Portuguese team…

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