Honda hits late Japan leveller to blow World Cup group wide open
Honda hits late Japan leveller to blow World Cup group wide open
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25 June, 2018, 02:14
Kane joins Geoff Hurst and Gary Lineker as the only England players ever to score a World Cup hat-trick.
Roman Torres missed a good chance just before Felipe Baloy's consolation strike.
Lewandowski would surely love to have a player of the quality of Rodriguez providing him with ammunition but it is Colombia'sRadamel Falcao who is most likely to benefit if the attacking midfielder starts in Kazan.
It's clear that England are a cohesive and able attacking unit, it's less clear whether that's true of their defence.
Japan struck back in the 34th minute when Takashi Inui scored with Japan's first shot on goal, but Moussa Wague restored the lead with a shot high into the net in the 71st.
Japan and Senegal head into the tie with an opportunity to book a place in the last-16 of the tournament.
Senegal, who made an impressive debut to the World Cup in 2002, when they made a successful run to the quarter final, beating defending champions France in the process, are hoping to surpass that record.
Ten-man Colombia lost 2-1 to Japan in another first round shock but the South Americans could be bolstered by the return of danger man James Rodriguez to the starting side after the playmaker started on the bench against the Blue Samurai while recovering from a muscle injury. It's hard to analyze Japan due to the 88-minute one man advantage they held against Colombia.
The livewire Mane said he had attempted to meet up with central defender Yoshida before their Group H clash in Yekaterinburg - but to no avail.
Teenager Matteo was sporting the bright yellow shirt of his father's country with the younger Marcel dressed in the red of Poland, but they plan to show their neutrality by swapping at halftime.
For England fans, the pain of losing to Iceland in the 2016 European Championships and a first-round exit without a win at the 2014 World Cup, was finally slipping away.
"Definitely, James is a vital player for our national squad", Pekerman told reporters at his pre-match news conference in Kazan.
Both Poland and Colombia fell short of the expectations in their first fixture, setting up a do-or-die situation for both sides on Sunday.
Yerry Mina headed in Colombia's opener in 40th minute after Rodriguez picked the defender out with a sublime cross.
- Only once before have Colombia lost both of their opening two games in a World Cup tournament, doing so against Romania and United States of America back in 1994. The ominous message referenced Andres Escobar, who was shot and killed days after returning to Colombia from the 1994 World Cup, where he scored an own-goal in a loss to the host United States. It wasn't really his fault here as Poland created little for him, forcing him to come deep and look for the ball.
Without wishing to take anything away from a hugely impressive Japan performance, they were offered a huge helping hand by a Carlos Sanchez brainfade which handed Japan a penalty and a one-man advantage for nearly the entire 90 minutes.
Lingard made it 3-0 in the 36th minute with a handsome strike from just outside the area before Stones nodded in his second and England's fourth from a cleverly worked free kick routine.
Cilic can get nervous but served it out comfortably and will fancy his chances of another deep progression at Wimbledon . Djokovic was seeking to win his first title for a year as he battles his way back to his best form after injury.
On Tuesday, the Department of Homeland Security said 2,342 children have been separated from their parents since last month. A subsequent ruling in 2016 bars the government from keeping children in family detention centers for more than 20 days.
Pro-Brexit tabloid the Sun warned lawmakers on Tuesday's front page that they had a choice: "Great Britain or great betrayal". Ukip leader Gerard Batten said: "The only "meaningful vote" was the verdict of the people in referendum of June 23 2016".
England will now play Belgium in Kaliningrad on Thursday with the victor of that match advancing from the group in first place. Both Cristiano Ronaldo and Romelu Lukaku are in second place with four goals each.
Musa deftly controlled the ball before slamming it past Iceland goalkeeper Hannes Halldorsson on the half-volley. Nigeria can advance with a draw as long as they stay ahead in goal differential if Iceland beats Croatia .
She also ruled that the announced decree would replace one crisis with another: "Children have no place in prison", she said. Marshals Service and sends many children to facilities run by the Department of Health and Human Services.
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