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LAST_UPDATESun, 22 Jul 2018 2pm

Arsenal Caught Up In Weird Chinese ‘Partner’ Fraud

We’ve covered some weird stories on Arseblog News over the last seven years and this is right up there.

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France Penalty Decision Against Croatia Wrong, Says Dermot Gallagher

Former Premier League referee Dermot Gallagher says the decision to give France a penalty against Croatia in Sunday's World Cup final in Moscow was "100 per cent" wrong.

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Sampaoli Stands Down As Argentina Coach After World Cup Failure

Pic: ReutersBUENOS AIRES: Jorge Sampaoli has left his position as Argentina coach after a disappointing World Cup in which the South Americans were eliminated in the last 16 by eventual champions France.

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Macron Celebrates Wildly In Front Of Putin At World Cup Final In Moscow

French President Emmanuel Macron couldn’t contain his joy as France beat Croatia 4-2 to win the World Cup at Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium on Sunday.

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Harry Kane Wins World Cup 2018 Golden Boot With Six Goals In Russia

Harry Kane has won the Golden Boot after matching the record tally by an Englishman at a World Cup with six goals.

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World Cup: French President Cheers From The Stands, Get Soaked On The Pitch - Then 'Dabs' In The Changing Room

Pic: AP

Macron appears ecstatic despite being very wet at the winners presentation after France won the World Cup after beating Croatia 4-2 in the thrilling final match in Russia.

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World Champion Teenager Mbappe Is Game's New Global Star

Pic: ReutersMOSCOW: Teenager Kylian Mbappe confirmed his status as the new star of international football with a superb goal and impressive display in France’s 4-2 World Cup final triumph over Croatia on Sunday.

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No Doubt: Djokovic Wins 4th Wimbledon, 1st Slam In 2 Years

LONDON — Novak Djokovic acknowledged that he was worried. His coach was, too.

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VAR Plays Key Role In Final But Was It The Way FIFA Intended?

Pic: ReutersMOSCOW: A debatable penalty awarded with the use of FIFA’s new video replay system proved a turning point in the World Cup final on Sunday and raised more questions over whether the new technology is being used in the way it was originally intended.

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Pussy Riot Upstages Putin With Protest That Halts World Cup

MOSCOW — Protest group Pussy Riot, long a thorn in Vladimir Putin’s side, claimed responsibility Sunday for four people who brought the World Cup final to a brief halt by running onto the field dressed in police uniforms as the Russian president and a global audience watched.

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