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The Germans knew their job ahead of the game, sitting – at that time – third in the group needing a big win to stand the best possible chance of progressing to the knockout stages. They did just that…

Erceg was sent off in the 86th minute of Saturday’s 1-0 win over Colombia but the FIFA Disciplinary Committee overturned the decision after New Zealand Football appealed the red card and subsequent suspension. It leaves the 129 cap veteran…

First, Amber Hearn put her side ahead with a cool finish in the 31st minute and later, as the clock ticked towards full-time, goalkeeper Erin Nayler pulled off a spectacular one-handed save to preserve the lead and keep New…

Unlike in their opening match against Korea Republic, Fiji showed a desire and intent to play forward and they were rewarded for their tactical shift on 10 minutes.Skipper Roy Krishna opened the scoring for the islanders when he ran…

The World No.17, who lost their opening game of the tournament 2-0 to USA at the Estadio Mineirão in Belo Horizonte on Thursday, rallied in superb fashion today to defeat Colombia 1-0 at the same venue. It was the…

At home in Fiji it’s a lot warmer.”Krishna and his team-mates qualified for a Men’s Olympic Football Tournament for the first time after six failed attempts, making the South Pacific islanders’ delight all the greater now. “It’s a dream…

Korea sour Fiji debut

Fiji turned in a solid first-half showing, and trailed only to Seungwoo’s goal, but it all turned sour for the Oceania side as Korea Republic crashed home seven further goals, highlighted by a stunning three-goal salvo within two minutes….

The World No. 1 dominated the early physical exchanges at the Estadio Mineirão in Belo Horizonte and scored at the start of each half through skipper Carli Lloyd and then Alex Morgan to get off to the perfect start…

Fiji have also been drawn in a tough pool for their Olympic football debut. The 16th ranked Football Ferns are joined by defending Olympic champions USA, France and Colombia in Group G following the draw for the men’s and…