Mexican fan celebrates Mexico's World Cup victory over Germany

Mexico crushes Germany in World Cup battle.

MOSCOW, Russia (AFP) — Defending champions Germany crashed to the first defeat in their opening game of a World Cup since 1982 as Hirving Lozano’s clinical finish earned Mexico a shock 1-0 victory today. The […]

Haitians watching World Cup math between Argentina and Iceland

World Cup brings relief to Haiti.

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AFP) — Whether they are fans of Argentina’s Lionel Messi or devotees of Brazil’s “Selecao,” Haitians struck by football fever have brought life on their Caribbean island to a standstill, as the World […]

Serbia defeats Costa Rica in World cup action

Serbia defeats Costa Rica in World Cup action.

SAMARA, Russia (AFP) — Aleksandar Kolarov’s brilliant second-half free-kick gave Serbia a 1-0 victory over Costa Rica in their opening World Cup group match in Samara today. The Roma defender made the crucial breakthrough early […]