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Delayed video decision correctly gives a spot kick that veteran skipper Andreas Granqvist strokes home to put Swedes joint top with Mexico A VAR-awarded penalty gave Sweden a narrow but deserved victory in their opening World Cup group F match against a poor South Korea side in Nizhny Novgorod on Monday. Veteran Swedish skipper Andreas Granqvist scored the only goal of the game from the spot after Viktor Claesson was upended by South Korean substitute Kim Min-woo Kim in the 62nd minute.
Chris Woakes will be out for at least the next three weeks after having an injection on a "chronic knee problem". England have unsurprisingly ruled Woakes, and his fellow all-rounder Ben Stokes, out of the remainder of the one-day international series against Australia.
Andre Silva hopes to help Cristiano Ronaldo in Portugal's bid for a first win of the World Cup against Morocco in Moscow on Wednesday. Portugal claimed a point in their opening game of Group B, the Iberian derby with Spain, courtesy of Ronaldo's treble, his hat-trick completed with a sublime 88th-minute free-kick which earned the draw.
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Jose Mourinho is reported to be interested in a reunion with Chelsea winger Willian , according to the Daily Mail. Manchester United are preparing a 60m bid for the Brazil international who has been at Stamford Bridge since 2013, scoring 25 times in 166 appearances.
One year after Koepka overpowered the wide fairways of Erin Hills in a U.S. Open remembered for low scoring, he navigated his way through the brutal conditions of Shinnecock Hills and closed with a 2-under 68 to become the first repeat champion in 29 years. Curtis Strange, the last player to go back-to-back in this major, watched the entire final round Sunday as the Fox Sports reporter on the ground, and they shared a brief hug off the 18th green after Koepka tapped in for bogey and a one-shot victory.
Steven Zuber denied Brazil victory in their opening game of the World Cup as battling Switzerland fought back to snatch a famous 1-1 Group E draw in Rostov. The Hoffenheim defender cancelled out Philippe Coutinho's stunning first-half opener with a bullet header five minutes after the restart with the South Americans appealing in vain for a push on defender Miranda.
Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio said his side's 1-0 victory over defending champions Germany in Moscow was six months in the planning but delivered by a team who played with glory in mind, not worry. Ranked number one by FIFA, Germany had not lost an opening game at the World Cup since 1982 and thrashed Mexico 4-1 at last summer's Confederations Cup.
Belgium manager Roberto Martinez admits he is "privileged" to have such a strong squad at his disposal and believes his players are capable of anything. The Red Devils' so-called golden generation begin their World Cup campaign on Monday against finals debutants Panama in Sochi.
Murray is making his long-awaited return at the Fever-Tree Championships at Queen's Club this week after 11 months out with a hip injury. The Scot had several aborted comebacks, having limped out of Wimbledon last July before going under the knife in January.