Olivier Giroud found the back of the net in the first half to become France’s record goal scorer. Here are the highlights.
World Cup 2022
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England’s victory sets up a showdown with France.
Halftime: England seizes the moment after a slow start.
Aliou Cissé has transformed Senegal’s squad.
The lineups are out.
England could be vulnerable to a physical Senegal team.
What is offside? We’ll help you understand.
Gareth Southgate cannot make England whole again.
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A loss stings for a young U.S. team, until it thinks about the future.
We’ve removed the ball from these photos from the World Cup’s group stage. Can you guess where it was?
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Messi had not previously scored in an elimination game during the World Cup.
The United States saw its weaknesses exploited in a 3-1 loss to the Netherlands. But after a solid showing and with a young team brimming with promise, the best may be yet to come.
Schoolmates, friends and others packed a pub early to watch their hometown hero, Tyler Adams, lead the United States men’s national team, which was eliminated from the World Cup by the Netherlands.
When Qatar granted access to Israeli soccer fans and media despite an absence of diplomatic ties, some saw it as another sign of warming ties with the Arab world. Instead, some of the Israelis got a chilly reception.
By Vivian Nereim and
New labor agreements with U.S. Soccer guarantee and equal split of prize money for the men’s and women’s teams. Reaching the round of 16 has already locked in a $13 million payday.
A chaotic end to the group stage sends Brazil and Switzerland to the knockout round.
Cameroon became the first African team to beat Brazil in a World Cup, but it wasn’t enough to advance. Switzerland’s victory secured it a spot in the knockout stage, along with Brazil, which had already qualified.
By Ben Shpigel