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Platt’s “perfect moment” breaks Belgian hearts

Category: World Cup 2018

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In the build-up to Russia 2018, FIFA.com will be highlighting some classic FIFA World Cup images. This week, we look back to 1990 and David Platt’s 119th-minute winner against Belgium – a team England will face again at Russia 2018.

 

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Manchester United’s Ashley Young breaks silence on brutal clash with England team-mate News

Category: Euro news

  • Ashley Young is back in the England squad for the first time in four years.
  • Manchester United star Young has lifted the lid on his altercation with Spurs midfielder Dele Alli.
  • Young insists there is no bad blood between the two England internationals and accepts Alli’s antics are all part of his game.
  • READ MORE: (Video) What Ashley Young said to Dele Alli in heated clash during Man Utd win

Manchester United’s Ashley Young has finally commented on his clash with Tottenham Hotspur and England midfielder Dele Alli and has indicated whether the two will be able to repair their friendship after clashing during a Premier League fixture two weeks ago.

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Iran comeback breaks Aussie hearts

Category: World Cup 2018

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Iran recently qualified for Russia 2018 with room to spare, but it was a great deal more dramatic when they played out an epic and highly emotional qualifier in 1997 for a berth at France 1998. We take a look back at an unforgettable night in Melbourne.
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Vava’s head breaks hosts’ hearts

Category: World Cup 2018

Every week in the build-up to Russia 2018, FIFA.com will be highlighting a classic FIFA World Cup image. We continue with a look back to the 1962 semi-finals and a vital goal from Brazil’s then centre-forward.

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Bitcoin breaks $400 as sports bettors discuss the currency

Category: Sportsbook News

12/8/2015 9:44:30 PM

Bitcoin (BTC) soared past $ 400 earlier Tuesday and is trading now at $ 416.

Online sports bettors at the SBR Sportsbook forum recently expressed reluctance at using the digital currency for making transactions with sportsbooks due to the swings in value: “It makes me a little nervous that Nitrogen doesn’t convert the bitcoin to USD. It’s like we’re gambling on games, and bitcoin, simultaneously,” wrote forum member ‘TheGiant’.

The fear of wagering on the swings of currency in addition to the outcome of sporting events has been too much for some risk averse bettors to handle, but as long as bitcoin’s value steadily goes up, there are likely to be many more traditional sports bettors converted into bitcoin gamblers in 2016.

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