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Wild day sees Japan, Spain survive as Germany exit

Four-time winners Germany are going home after Spain and Japan provided more drama at the World Cup. Meanwhile, it's party time in Morocco! Here's the latest from Qatar.

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WORLD CUP SCOREBOARD

THURSDAY'S GAMES

TRANSFERS

Transfer Talk: Barca want Gundogan to replace Busquets

With Sergio Busquets soon out of contract, Barcelona need a midfield pivot, and Ilkay Gundogan is the perfect fit. Transfer Talk has the latest.

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Why every club wants to sign Portugal and Milan forward Rafael Leao

Portugal and AC Milan forward Rafael Leao is arguably the most-coveted attacking player among the elite clubs in world football. Here's why.

ASSESSING THE CONTENDERS

World Cup last 16: Why every team left will, won't win it all

As teams secure places in the World Cup knockout stage, we break down their strengths and weaknesses and assess their chances of lifting the trophy on Dec. 18.

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JAPAN, SPAIN ADVANCE

Japan stage dramatic rally to reach round of 16, but are Spain fine with result?

Japan staged a heroic comeback against Spain to win 2-1 and book their place in the round of 16 at the World Cup.

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Why Japan's winning goal was awarded by the VAR

Did the ball go out of play before Japan's decisive strike against Spain? Here is why the goal was given.

TIME TO CELEBRATE!

Morocco fans take to the streets after qualifying for the last 16

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