• Ozil dreams of beating England in World Cup final

    9 days ago - By Goal

    The Arsenal playmaker is hoping to go all the way again in Russia, with the 2014 champions hoping to see off old adversaries in a Russian showpiece
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  • Russian police told to keep lid on bad news during World Cup

    Russian police told to keep lid on bad news during World Cup

    10 days ago - By Yahoo Sports

    By Denis Pinchuk MOSCOW - Russia's interior ministry has ordered police to withhold negative news from the media during the soccer World Cup and instead report successes such as crimes being solved, two police sources said on Thursday. A copy of the order, seen by Reuters, instructs police not to release any information about the results of investigations, police raids or other operations before July 25. The World Cup, which Russia is hosting for the first time, ends on July 15 and the Kremlin is keen to use the tournament, which opened on Thursday, to project a positive image of the...
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  • Russian lawmaker warns against sex with foreigners during World Cup: 'If it's another race, it's worse'

    Russian lawmaker warns against sex with foreigners during World Cup: 'If it's another race, it's worse'

    10 days ago - By Yahoo Sports

    The World Cup being hosted by Russia is fraught with controversy of all kinds. One Russian lawmaker figured adding a little
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