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Brazil’s players celebrate after winning the penalty shoot against  Chile at the  Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte. Photograph: EPA

Brazil 1 Chile 1 (aet, 1-1 after 90 mins. Brazil win 3-2 on penalties)The hosts survived and Chile had to suffer yet more World Cup heartbreak against(...)

Alexis Sanchez scored Chile’s opening goal of the World Cup in the 3-1 defeat of Australia at the Arena Pantanal in Cuiaba last Friday. Photograph: Paul Hanna/Reuters

The first week of this World Cup has seen events on and off the pitch conspire together for the perfect start.On the field the football has been attac(...)

Chile’s Alexis Sanchez  clips the ball past scores past England’s goalkeeper Fraser Forster to score his second goal while  Chris Smalling looks on during last night’s international friendly   at Wembley Stadium in London. Photo: Darren Staples/Reuters

England 0 Chile 2For Roy Hodgson, at least there is the consolation that something good might have come out of a disappointing night. England’s manage(...)