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Gareth Southgate wouldn't swap Harry Kane for anyone after hat trick

Gareth Southgate was full of praise for England's hat trick hero Harry Kane, saying he "wouldn't swap him for anyone in the tournament" after the Three Lions' 6-1 World Cup win over Panama on Sunday.

Kane's three goals included two penalties and a deflection he knew little about to move ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo and Romelu Lukaku in the Golden Boot race.

Asked how Kane compared to the likes of Ronaldo and Lionel Messi, Southgate said the Tottenham man was on par in terms of pure striking ability.

"Look,...

 By Reuters

Panama boss felt 'scared' vs. 'beautiful' England during heavy loss

Gab Marcotti details how the "luckiest goal" of Harry Kane's career put him in elite company and Panama making history despite England winning 6-1.
England may have made it look easy against Panama, but Stevie Nicol cautions the Three Lions to not get carried away ahead of their crunch clash with Belgium.
England dominated with a five-goal outburst in the first half and Harry Kane completed his hat trick in the second half en route to a 6-1 win over Panama.

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia -- Panama were swept aside by a "beautiful" England, said coach Hernan Dario Gomez on Sunday, heaping praise on Gareth Southgate's side after seeing his team thrashed 6-1 in the World Cup Group G clash.

Gomez gushed over the record-breaking England performance at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, which was the most one-sided result of the tournament in Russia.

The rout saw England through to the next stage, eliminating the World Cup debutants and handing Panama another harsh lesson...

 By Reuters

England 'spectacular and beautiful' says Panama coach Hernan Dario Gomez

Gab Marcotti details how the "luckiest goal" of Harry Kane's career put him in elite company and Panama making history despite England winning 6-1.
England may have made it look easy against Panama, but Stevie Nicol cautions the Three Lions to not get carried away ahead of their crunch clash with Belgium.

Panama were swept aside by a "spectacular and beautiful" England, according to their coach Hernan Dario Gomez. 

Gomez heaped praise on Gareth Southgate's side after seeing his team thrashed 6-1 in the World Cup Group G clash.

The rout saw England through to the next stage, eliminated the World Cup debutants and handed Panama another harsh lesson after they lost their opening game 3-0 to Belgium.

"They were so precise, so accurate. England are so practical, it's a beautiful team," said Gomez,...

 By Reuters

FIFA opens disciplinary case against German officials accused of 'rubbing it in'

The ESPN FC panel share their thoughts on Germany's last-minute win against Sweden, a decision that brought them back from the brink of a World Cup exit.
Germany is able to find a injury time winner against Sweden, Lukaku-Hazard scores brace and Mexico continues its winning form.
Belgium's hot start at the World Cup leads the FC crew to examine their status among the contenders and whether they can go farther than Germany.
With Group F still wide open after Germany's late heroics, Seb Salazar and Herc Gomez feel Mexico must keep full steam ahead versus Sweden.

FIFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against two German team officials who stormed towards the Sweden bench gesticulating and clapping after the defending World Cup champions' last-gasp Group F victory on Saturday.

Team media officer Ulrich Voigt and a German FA (DFB) employee in charge of the DFB office for the national team, Georg Behlau, charged towards the Sweden bench pumping their fists when Toni Kroos' stoppage-time goal gave Germany a 2-1 victory.

The Swedish coaching staff and reserve...

 By Reuters

Poland fined $10k for offensive banner displayed by supporters

Chairs and benches were thrown among Poland and Senegal fans during their World Cup Group H opener.
The FC crew don't give Poland much of a chance against Colombia, and envision what impact a healthy James Rodriguez will have on the game.

MOSCOW -- FIFA said late on Saturday it had fined the Polish Football Association 10,000 Swiss francs ($10,124) for what it said was an offensive banner displayed by Polish fans during their side's 2-1 World Cup defeat to Senegal on Tuesday.

"The FIFA Disciplinary Committee has sanctioned the Polish Football Association with a fine of CHF 10,000 and a warning for the display of a political and offensive banner by Polish fans," FIFA said in a statement.

It did not go into detail about what the offending...

Full-backs steal the show as Senegal held by Japan

Japan twice came from behind to seal a 2-2 draw against Senegal in Yekaterinburg on Sunday to ensure neither side are certain of their Last 16 place heading into the final round of Group H clashes.

The Lions of Teranga began the game in the same vein as they'd played their opener against Poland, but they lost their initiative as the contest wore on and were under the cosh for much of the second half.

Positives

There were moments of excellent interplay between Sadio Mane and Ismaila Sarr, while the...