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Reports of death-threat investigation cloud Colombia preparations

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Colombia's Radamel Falcao believes the team's previous experiences mean they have the character to get out of Group H.
Chairs and benches were thrown among Poland and Senegal fans during their World Cup Group H opener.
Japan and Senegal surprised the two favourites in Group H, Colombia and Poland, while Russia closed in on the last 16 with a win over Egypt.
ESPN FC's Stewart Robson feels Japan should've dominated 10-man Colombia, but did just enough in the second half to earn a win in their Group H opener.
Colombia's Carlos Sanchez was the first player sent off at the 2018 World Cup, as Yuya Osako won it late for Japan in their Group H opener.

Colombia head into their World Cup clash against Poland in Group H on Sunday under pressure to get a result and with their preparations overshadowed by reports of a police investigation into death threats made to midfielder Carlos Sanchez.

In a grisly echo of the killing of Andres Escobar, who was gunned down after scoring an own goal for Colombia at the 1994 World Cup, Sanchez received threats on social media after receiving a red card in the third minute of Tuesday's 2-1 loss against Japan.

Sanchez...

FIFA banning World Cup fans who post sexist videos

ESPN FC's Shaka Hislop and Alexis Nunes predict who will come out on top between Brazil-Costa Rica, Nigeria-Iceland and Serbia-Switzerland.
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An Argentina fan has been banned from attending World Cup matches after posting a video in which he encouraged a Russian woman to say offensive things in Spanish.

The video shows the fan asking the young woman who didn't understand Spanish to repeat provocative phrases.

Argentine government security official Guillermo Madero, who is in Russia, told The Associated Press that the fan "won't be able to enter stadiums at the tournament and he won't be able to watch World Cup matches."

Madero had filed...

 By Chris Wright

World Cup portrait exhibition shows Ronaldo, Messi, Salah in style

In a bid to capitalise on the World Cup fervour enveloping the city, the Russian Academy of Arts in Saint Petersburg are hosting a very special exhibition for the duration of the tournament.

The "Like The Gods" project is the work of Italian artist Fabrizio Birimbelli, who paints portraits of various modern football superstars but dressed in historical military and royal uniforms of the past.

All the big hitters are in there, with the likes of Diego Maradona, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and...

ESPN FC  By ESPN

Colombian World Cup reporter groped during broadcast: 'We have to respect each other'

Cristiano Ronaldo broke another record versus Morocco, Luis Suarez led Uruguay past Saudi Arabia and much more headline Matchday 7.
Ronaldo breaks top international goalscoring record at World Cup, while his arch-rival Messi is expected to carry Argentina through to a much needed victory.
Cristiano Ronaldo became Europe's top international goalscorer with this diving header in Portugal's 1-0 win over Morocco.
The Sportscenter Mexico crew discuss El Tri's latest fine for "discriminatory and insulting chants" against Germany and how to stop them.

A Colombian television reporter who was groped and kissed by a passerby while reporting from Moscow during a live World Cup broadcast last week has told ESPN she felt "humiliated" by the incident, and she urged people to "respect each other" as a way to tackle other examples of "chauvinism" in society.

Julieth Gonzalez Theran was reporting live for the German outlet Deutsche Welle's Spanish-language channel before last Thursday's World Cup opener between Russia and Saudi Arabia. She had only been...