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2022 FIFA World Cup

Too little, too late: Mexico's streak of reaching knockout rounds snapped

A frantic victory that at times felt like a rollercoaster wasn't enough as Mexico's run of reaching the round of 16 at the World Cup was ended.

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Brilliant 12th man just fails to make up for key absentees as Saudi Arabia suffer elimination

With the elimination of Saudi Arabia, the 2022 FIFA World Cup will miss both the team on the field and the Green Falcons' fans in the stands.



Iran's Ezatolahi embodied despair of World Cup defeat after loss to US

It was a night of gut-wrenching, intestine-curdling disappointment for Iran. Saied Ezatolahi's reaction summed up the pain of exiting a World Cup.

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Why are Belgium struggling at the World Cup given their talent?

Belgium have produced some of the best players of the modern era, but have failed to measure up in Qatar. Will they even reach the round of 16?

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