2022 World Cup stats: Ronaldo's record 5 & 37, Neymar's painful 9/12

Cristiano Ronaldo becomes first man to score at 5 FIFA World Cups (2006, 2010, 2014, 2018, and 2022) He scored his 8th goal at the World Cup across 5 editions, the second most in the nation's history behind Eusebio's 9. No player was shown a red card on MD1 of 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar. Brazil beat Serbia 2-0 in their opening game of the tournament. Uruguay and South Korea played out a 0-0 draw in their tournament opener.
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"Some France players will be happy with Benzema's departure" - Diego Lugano - Football España

Karim Benzema has been ruled out of the 2014 World Cup with a quadriceps injury. Former Uruguay captain Diego Lugano believes it might actually help the French side in terms of group atmosphere in a famously tense dressing room. Lugano played at Paris Saint-Germain between 2011 and 2013, although the second was spent on loan at Malaga.
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5 days ago

World Cup 2022: England vs Iran match preview

England face Iran in Group B at the Khalifa International Stadium on Monday, November 21 (4pm local time, 13:00 GMT) Gareth Southgate’s team have lost three and drawn three matches in their UEFA Nations League fixtures this summer that led to their relegation. Iran have had a decent run of results in recent friendlies with wins over Uruguay and Lebanon. Iran will hope to come away from their opening encounter with at least a point.
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5 days ago

Odd News Roundup: Argentine writer releases book of bizarre World Cup tales ahead of Qatar

Argentine writer releases book of bizarre World Cup tales ahead of Qatar World Cup. A man jumped into a river full of crocodiles to get tickets for 2010 World Cup tickets. A Uruguay player returned to the field just after suffering a heart attack. A Russian couple broke up after arguing over who was the better player, Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo.
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6 days ago

Uruguay, Argentina Carry Combined 2000 Pounds of Meat to Qatar for FIFA World Cup

Argentina and Uruguay have brought a combined 2,000 pounds of meat along with them to Qatar. Uruguayan Football Association president Ignacio Alonso revealed their unusual scheme for their team. The FIFA World Cup is just around the corner and teams are gearing up to put up their best foot forward.
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1 weeks ago

Indian men and women's hockey teams leave for FIH Hockey5s Lausanne

FIH Hockey5s Lausanne 2022 will be held from June 4 to 5. The Indian men's team will play against Malaysia, Pakistan, Poland and Switzerland. The women's side will face South Africa, Uruguay, Poland, Switzerland and Switzerland in the round-robin stage.
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3 months ago

Uruguay's tango therapy a hit with dialysis patients

At the Diaverum clinic in Montevideo, Uruguay, patients listen to live tango and milonga performances during their dialysis treatment. The music reduces anxiety and stress and stabilises the heartbeat and pulse, according to various studies. The show lasts 40 minutes and every patient has a front row seat.
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4 months ago

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