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Confederations Cup 2017 | Germany lifts maiden title while Portugal finishes third

Germany defeated Chile 1-0 in the final of the Confederations Cup at St. Petersburg on Sunday to clinch their maiden title thanks to a 20th-minute goal gifted by Chile. On the other hand, Portugal came from behind to beat Mexico 2-1 in stoppage time to finish third in the competition.
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Confederations Cup | Chile and Germany share the spoils

World champions Germany and South American champions Chile played out a 1-1 draw at the Confederations Cup at Kazan Arena in Russia. Chile took the lead through Alexis Sanchez's record-breaking goal early in the first half but Germany earned a point through Lars Stindl’s finish in the 41st minute.
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International Roundup: England bore fans, while Argentina lose to Paraguay

World Champions Germany were handed an easy 2-0 win against Northern Ireland in their Group C tie of World Cup Qualifiers, while England, coached by Gareth Southgate, were able to settle for a goalless draw in Slovenia. Meanwhile, a Messi-less Argentina slumped to defeat against Paraguay on Tuesday.
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FIFA WC Qualifiers: Rooney booed in England win, Germany coast through

Gareth Southgate marked his first game as England’s interim manager with an easy 2-0 win over Malta  in the FIFA World Cup Euro qualifiers at the Wembley on Saturday. Meanwhile, reigning World champions Germany also coasted to an easy 3-0 win over Czech Republic.
Rohan Nagaraj
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Euro 2016 | France enter final on the back of Griezmann brace

Hosts France defeated Germany in the second semifinal of the Euros today at Paris to set up a clash with Portugal for the title of European champions. Antoine Griezmann scored a last minute penalty in the first half, and tapped in a second 28 minutes later to set up the win over the World champions.
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Euro 2016 | Germany trump Italy in dramatic shootout to enter semis

Germany prevailed over Italy in a nail-biting finish winning 6-5 on penalties after both the teams were tied 1-1 at the end of 120 minutes of regular play in the quarterfinal here at Paris. With the win, the World champions have ended their ignominious losing streak to Italy in major tournaments.
Prabu Thiruppathy
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Euro 2016 | Day 3: Germany emerge as early leaders, Croatia avenge 2008 defeat & Northern Ireland's underwhelming debut

Croatia made a winning start to their campaign against Turkey courtesy of a stunning goal from Luka Modric. Northern Ireland's ultra-defensive approach led to Poland's first ever win at the European Championship, while Germany got the job done with a 2-0 win over Ukraine to lead Group C.
Amlan Majumdar