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Croats 'celebrate with pro-Nazi chants'

ESPN staff | November, 20 2013

ZAGREB, Croatia -- Croatia's World Cup qualification celebrations have been marred by apparent pro-Nazi chants by fans and defender Joe Simunic. Croatia qualified for the World Cup with a 2-0 win over Iceland on Tuesday. Video footage app...

WCQ: Ronaldo inspires, France rally Video

ESPN staff | November, 19 2013

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat trick to secure Portugal's place at the 2014 World Cup at Sweden's expense, while France staged a remarkable comeback against Ukraine to book their place at Brazil. Leading 1-0 after the first leg in Lisbon, Port...

Zlatan: World Cup nothing without me

ESPN staff | November, 20 2013

Zlatan Ibrahimovic believes the World Cup will be "nothing" in his absence as Sweden's hopes were dashed by Cristiano Ronaldo's four goals in two games as Portugal qualified for next year's World Cup. • Brassell: Magic Moutinh...

Ronaldo focused on qualification, not prizes

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | November, 20 2013

Cristiano Ronaldo insisted his majestic hat trick against Sweden was all about getting Portugal to the World Cup, not his claim on the Ballon d'Or or his nation's all-time goal record. Ronaldo put Portugal firmly in control of the tie when he ...

Sagna pinpoints improved France desire

Jonathan Johnson | November, 20 2013

Bacary Sagna has said a change of mentality ensured France booked their place at the 2014 World Cup. • Holyman: True test awaits joyous French France staged a rousing comeback to beat Ukraine 3-0 in Paris on Tuesday, having lost the f...

Magical France secure historic win Video

ESPN staff | November, 20 2013

France boss Didier Deschamps believes Les Bleus has enjoyed the “magic of football” as they created history by securing their place at next year’s World Cup. #INSERT type:image caption:Didier Deschamps said France had enjoy...

Ronaldo humble as Portugal qualify Video

ESPN staff | November, 19 2013

Cristiano Ronaldo insists he has does "not have to prove anything to anyone" after guiding Portugal to the 2014 World Cup, matching Pauleta's scoring record in the process. • Tyler: Three Things Ronaldo scored a hat-trick as P...

Portugal 'tricks' won't work - Larsson

ESPN staff | November, 19 2013

Seb Larsson is hopeful Sweden will be able to “go in a bit harder” in the return leg of their World Cup playoff as he believes English referee Howard Webb will not fall for Portugal’s “tricks”. • Brewin: Sweden ...

Platini: Not end of world if France fail Video

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | November, 17 2013

UEFA president Michel Platini has told L'Equipe it's "ridiculous" to think he can help France's cause to reach the 2014 World Cup and that missing out on Brazil will "not be the end of the world." #INSERT type:im...

Robbie Keane set to undergo surgery

Kevin Palmer | November, 18 2013

LA Galaxy striker Robbie Keane may be set to go under the knife in a bid to repair the long standing Achilles tendon problem that has likely ruled him out of the Republic of Ireland's international in Poland on Tuesday night. Keane scored his ...

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