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Ski president sorry for praising dictators and attacking ‘so-called’ climate change

Gian Franco Kasper said dictators make good event hosts75-year-old once said women shouldn’t ski jumpThe president of the International Ski Federation has apologised after an interview in which he questioned climate change and said he preferred countri…

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Nations League roundup: Swiss stun Belgium with comeback to reach finals

• Haris Seferovic hat-trick as Switzerland win 5-2• Relegated Northern Ireland lose 2-1 to AustriaHaris Seferovic scored a hat-trick as Switzerland recovered from conceding two early goals to beat World Cup semi-finalists Belgium 5-2 on Sunday and qual…

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Xherdan Shaqiri insists he can handle reception with Liverpool in Serbia

• The Switzerland international was fined for his celebration• Shaqiri will visit Serbia for the Red Star Belgrade matchXherdan Shaqiri maintains he can handle the hostile reception that awaits him in Belgrade next month when he visits Serbia for the f…

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Nations League round-up: Northern Ireland face relegation after Dzeko double

• Michael O’Neill’s side beaten 2-0 in Sarajevo• Switzerland relegate Iceland with 2-1 victoryNorthern Ireland were shown the value of clinical finishing as the Bosnia-Herzegovina captain, Edin Dzeko, condemned them to a third successive Nations League…

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Marcus Rashford stakes claim as England shake off sluggish start | Dominic Fifield

The Manchester United forward may have pushed his case ahead of Sterling as a poor Switzerland were beaten 1-0There were times when, at best, this felt like a persuasive argument for all things Nations League. Uefa’s brainchild at least provides a comp…

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Marcus Rashford earns uninspiring England friendly win over Switzerland

For a long time, it was a reminder of what it used to be like with England, back in the days when the football seldom strayed above six out of 10, when the crowd had to make their own entertainment and the idea that this team could possibly come within…

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Marcus Rashford earns uninspiring England friendly win over Switzerland

For a long time, it was a reminder of what it used to be like with England, back in the days when the football seldom strayed above six out of 10, when the crowd had to make their own entertainment and the idea that this team could possibly come within…

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England v Switzerland: international friendly – live!

Live updates from the 8pm BST kick-offSimon Burnton: why Southgate will resist quick fixesAnd you can email Jacob here or tweet him here 7.09pm BST England: Butland; Walker, Tarkowski, Maguire; Walker, Loftus-Cheek, Dier, Delph, Rose; Rashford, Welbeck…

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Harry Kane rested by Gareth Southgate as England manager rings changes

• Southgate wants to protect Kane from burnout• Switzerland could inflict fourth successive defeatHarry Kane will be left out of England’s friendly against Switzerland because Gareth Southgate fears the World Cup Golden Boot winner is in danger of suff…

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World Cup 2018: 32 fans from 32 countries review the tournament

As the dust settles on the World Cup in Russia, readers have been sharing their verdicts on their teams’ performancesI could not be prouder of my team. To see France do so well and bring such happiness to the country has been an incredible experience. …

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World Cup 2018 player ratings: marks for every single performance in Russia

After every game in Russia we asked our readers to rate the players and here are the verdicts, per game as well as average rating for the tournament The Russia World Cup came to a close with the France v Croatia final at the Luzhniki. There were 63 ga…

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The ecstasy and agony of the knockout stages – the best World Cup 2018 photos

We round up the best photography from the last-16 of the World Cup in Russia, including some penalty tension and last gasp goalsSee the opening week photos here and the second week here• Follow Guardian sport on Instagram for more great photography Con…

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World Cup 2018 power rankings: Brazil reign while Sweden still edge England

With all the last-16 ties played we rank the teams who made it to the knockout stages of the World Cup, with Sweden and England rising while Spain plummet nine places to 16thIt looks like Brazil’s World Cup to lose now. They reduced Mexico to huff and …

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World Cup 2018: the latest news and reaction after England progress – live!

All the latest news and reaction from Russia 2018You can email Mike here or tweet him hereEngland beat Colombia on penalties to reach last eightGolden Boot standings: the top scorers at the World Cup 6.01am BST Who was man-of-the-match in Moscow? Which…

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Janne Andersson says it is full steam ahead for Sweden now

• ‘We are not satisfied with this, we want to win the next match’• Vladimir Petkovic: ‘Switzerland were not focused enough’Janne Andersson said that he did not care whether opposing teams had underestimated Sweden, as he basked in the feeling of taking…

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Emil Forsberg ousts Switzerland and sends Sweden into World Cup last eight

At some point, people might have to stop being surprised at Sweden’s progress. Written off at the start of qualification, they elbowed out the Netherlands on their way to a play?off against Italy. Nobody gave them a chance in that contest but, once aga…

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World Cup 2018: Sweden v Switzerland – live!

Latest updates from the last-16 match, 3pm (BST) kick-offQuiz! How well do you know World Cup balls?Email Barry or tweet @bglendenning 2.32pm BST 2.30pm BST Continue reading…

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Six of the best: World Cup talents who will be on Premier League radars

David Moss, former head of scouting at Celtic and head of football operations at Huddersfield, selects two Colombians among those who have made an impressionSome wingers have a reputation for laziness but Rebic bucks that trend. He is over 6ft, very fa…

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World Cup 2018 power rankings: Brazil and Croatia lead the way

At the end of the group stage we rank the 32 teams at the World Cup in Russia, with Brazil top, England in 10th and Panama lastIt is hard to shake the feeling that Brazil are the best-balanced side at this World Cup. Neymar has pranced and preened, par…

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Switzerland seal place in World Cup last 16 after 2-2 draw with Costa Rica

After a week in which not much football has been discussed, Switzerland were probably just grateful to get this game out of the way without any disasters. Serbia’s defeat to Brazil meant they could have lost to Costa Rica and still qualified, but a 2-2…