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Ronaldo's latest row with his coach is nothing new; he has a long history of them

Cristiano Ronaldo's angry reaction to being substituted for Portugal is far from the first high-profile row of his two decades at the top.

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'The best in the world': Why Brazil's Casemiro is essential to their World Cup hopes

Casemiro, Brazil's midfield anchor, is cementing his status as one of the game's greats. Can he lead his country to its sixth World Cup title?

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Why Brazil vs. Croatia is also a battle of iconic kits and deeper meaning

Brazil-Croatia isn't just a big match. It's a time to celebrate their amazing kits and the backstories behind them.

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World Cup quarterfinals preview: What to know about each team, predictions, schedule and more

With the 2022 World Cup quarterfinals set, we bring you one key factor and one player to know ahead of the matchups, plus predictions.

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World Cup: How to bet the quarterfinal round

With only eight teams left, our analysts offer their best practices for betting.

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One big thing for the last 8 teams, the latest on USA and Berhalter

With two days of no games ahead of the quarterfinals, there's plenty to look ahead before the action picks up again. Here's the latest from Qatar.

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Who is that masked man? Why Croatia defender Gvardiol is tipped for big things

Croatia's Josko Gvardiol is 20 years old and bossing the World Cup. One scout says: "I don't think I've seen a more technically gifted defender."

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