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 Willian (left) plays the ball in for Neymar (far right) to score during the World Cup round of 16 match against Mexico at the Samara Arena. Photograph: Tatyana Zenkovich/EPA

Brazil 2 Mexico 0 Mexico’s World Cup began with tears of joy against Germany, and ended with them choking back the bile against Brazil, after a displ(...)

Germany coach Joachim Low speaks with Mesut Ozil after their Group F loss to Mexico at the 2018 World Cup. Photo: Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters

Joachim Löw accepted his defending champions had been “negligent” and “haphazard” after Germany’s Group F defeat against Mexico in Moscow. “The next (...)

Sevilla’s Wissam Ben Yedder scores his first goal in the Champions League round of 16 second leg against  Manchester United at Old Trafford. Photograph: Jason Cairnduff/Action Images via Reuters

Manchester United 1 Sevilla 2 (Sevilla win 2-1 on agg) This elimination of Manchester United from the Champions League at Old Trafford on Tuesday nig(...)

Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale scores their first goal in the Champions League game against Borussia Dortmund at the  Westfalenstadion. Photograph: Wolfgang Rattay/Reuters

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice while Gareth Bale was also on target as Real Madrid recorded a 3-1 victory at Borussia Dortmund. Bale brilliantly voll(...)

Leonardo Bonucci celebrates with Paulo Dybala after his goal helped Juventus past Porto and into the last eight. Photograph: Giorgio Perottino/Reuters

Juventus 1 Porto 0 (Juventus win 3-0 on aggregate) Juventus coasted into the quarter-finals of the Champions League as they saw off 10-man Porto 1-0 (...)

Islam Slimani came back to haunt Porto as the former Sporting striker scored Leicester City’s winner. Photograph: Getty

Leicester City 1 FC Porto 0 The script had been written for Islam Slimani and Leicester’s club-record signing followed it to the letter as the Alge(...)

Chelsea’s manager Jose Mourinho sits on the bench during half-time in the Champions League Group G match against his former club FC Porto at at Estádio do Dragão. Photograph: Jose Coelho/EPA

FC Porto 2 Chelsea 1 Jose Mourinho used to exude calm authority in these parts but, as panic gripped his Chelsea team here, the Portuguese could only (...)

Everton’s Leighton Baines: faces a long spell on the sidelines  having suffered a freak ankle injury. Photo:  Jeff Holmes/PA Wire.

Everton left back Leighton Baines could be sidelined for a significant period after sustaining a freak training ground injury to his surgically-repair(...)

Klaas-Jan Huntelaar of the Netherlands celebrates scoring the winner against Mexico in the second round of the  World Cup at Castelao   in Fortaleza, Brazil. Photograph:  Jamie McDonald/Getty Images

Netherlands 2 Mexico 1 We thought it was, plain and simple, too hot for football. Then Mexico scored and, in the burning heat of the second hal(...)

Mexico’s Oribe Peralta after scoring the winner against Cameroon in their opening game at the Estadio das Dunas in Natal.

The World Cup’s great underachievers, Mexico have placed themselves in the relatively comfortable position of going into their second Group A match ag(...)