Thomas Mueller of Germany stands dejected after their 2018 World Cup Group F loss to South Korea in Kazan. Photo: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images

As Germany left the stadium for their flight back to Moscow, there was no mistaking just how starkly their status had changed. Defeat by South Korea m(...)

Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev fumbles a shot from South Korea’s Lee Keun-ho into his own goal during the  World Cup Group H match against South Korea at the Arena Pantanal in Cuiaba. Photograph: David Gray/Reuters

Russia 1 South Korea 1Igor Akinfeev produced the goalkeeping gaffe of the World Cup as Russia laboured to a 1-1 draw with South Korea in Cuiaba.The CS(...)