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Russia defeat Spain on penalties at World Cup

Russia have earned a place in the World Cup quarter-finals with a penalty-shootout victory over Spain in Sunday's clash in Moscow. A 1-1 draw had previously been played out, with an own goal from Sergei Ignashevich being cancelled out by Artem Dzyuba's penalty just before the break, and Russia spent the

Uruguay beat 10-man Russia to top Group A

Uruguay handed Russia a World Cup reality check and sealed top spot in Group A with a 3-0 win over the 10-man hosts at the Samara Arena this afternoon. A Luis Suarez free kick and a Denis Cheryshev own goal gave Oscar Tabarez's side a two-goal lead before Russia's Igor Smolnikov

FIFA Investigate Russia Over Racist Chants Against Pogba

FIFA are investigating claims that racist chants were aimed at the French side by the fans in the stands during their friendly against Russia in St Petersburg. The French won the match 3-1 thanks to a Kylian Mbappe double and an astonishing Paul Pogba free kick. However, the scoreline looks now

Russia hold Spain in six-goal friendly international

Sergio Ramos scored twice from the penalty spot as Spain held World Cup 2018 hosts Russia to a thrilling 3-3 draw in a friendly international in their own back yard. The home side dominated the opening stages, but it was the Spanish who drew first blood with less than 10 minutes