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Cameroon ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ could use the scoring prowess of 70-year old Roger Milla and Samuel Etoโ€™o at this point.

The duo have eight World Cup goals between them over two decades.

Roger Milla: 1990 (4) and 1994 (1)
Samuel Etoโ€™o: 2002 (1) and 2010 (2)

Cameroon ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ could use the scoring prowess of 70-year old Roger Milla and Samuel Etoโ€™o at this point. The duo have eight World Cup goals between them over two decades. Roger Milla: 1990 (4) and 1994 (1) Samuel Etoโ€™o: 2002 (1) and 2010 (2)
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Sportsmanship ๐ŸคŒ๐Ÿพ๐ŸคŒ๐Ÿพ

Cameroonโ€™s ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ goalkeeper Andre Onana and captain Choupo-Moting share a word with Swiss๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ player Breel Embolo after he scored against his country of birth - Cameroon.

๐ŸŽฅ: Adriano Del Monte

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An African team is yet to score a goal at the ongoing World Cup in Qatar! ๐Ÿ˜ฌ

Senegal ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ 0-2 Netherlands
Denmark ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐ 0-0 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณ Tunisia
Morocco ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆ 0-0 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ท Croatia
Switzerland ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ 1-0 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Cameroon

Over to you Ghana ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญ. The Black Stars face Ronaldoโ€™s Portugal at 1600hrs GMT tonight.

An African team is yet to score a goal at the ongoing World Cup in Qatar! ๐Ÿ˜ฌ Senegal ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ 0-2 Netherlands Denmark ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐ 0-0 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณ Tunisia Morocco ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆ 0-0 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ท Croatia Switzerland ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ 1-0 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Cameroon Over to you Ghana ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญ. The Black Stars face Ronaldoโ€™s Portugal at 1600hrs GMT tonight.
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Breel Embolo chose not to celebrate after scoring for Switzerland ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ against Cameroon ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ - his birth country.

Breel Embolo chose not to celebrate after scoring for Switzerland ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ against Cameroon ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ - his birth country.
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Cameroonian ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ fans have brought out all the colour for todayโ€™s game against Switzerland ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ. Love this. ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿพ

Cameroonian ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ fans have brought out all the colour for todayโ€™s game against Switzerland ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ. Love this. ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿพ
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All eyes on Breel Embolo who was born in Yaoundรฉ, Cameroon ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ and is featuring for Switzerland ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญtoday.

โ€œIt is not bad pressure but a positive thing. The World Cup is already big when representing your country & now I am facing my home country which makes it a bit more special.โ€

All eyes on Breel Embolo who was born in Yaoundรฉ, Cameroon ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ and is featuring for Switzerland ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญtoday. โ€œIt is not bad pressure but a positive thing. The World Cup is already big when representing your country & now I am facing my home country which makes it a bit more special.โ€
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Todayโ€™s fixtures:

Switzerland ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ vs ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Cameroon
Uruguay ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พ vs ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท South Korea
Portugal ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น vs ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญ Ghana
Brazil ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท vs ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธ Serbia

Ghana, South Korea and Serbia, what is your exact plan today? ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿพโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿพโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿพโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿพโ€โ™€๏ธ

Todayโ€™s fixtures: Switzerland ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ vs ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Cameroon Uruguay ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พ vs ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท South Korea Portugal ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น vs ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญ Ghana Brazil ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท vs ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธ Serbia Ghana, South Korea and Serbia, what is your exact plan today? ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿพโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿพโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿพโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿพโ€โ™€๏ธ
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Gavi at 18 years and 110 days is the youngest goalscorer in a FIFA World Cup game since Pele scored against Sweden in the 1958 final at 17 years and 249 days.

Spainโ€™s ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ new era is hereโ€ฆ

Gavi at 18 years and 110 days is the youngest goalscorer in a FIFA World Cup game since Pele scored against Sweden in the 1958 final at 17 years and 249 days. Spainโ€™s ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ new era is hereโ€ฆ
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Spain ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ reminding everyone that they still have it in them to launch a challenge at the World Cup.

This is Costa Ricaโ€™s biggest defeat since losing 7-0 to Mexico ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ in 1975.

Spain ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ reminding everyone that they still have it in them to launch a challenge at the World Cup. This is Costa Ricaโ€™s biggest defeat since losing 7-0 to Mexico ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ in 1975.
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Spain ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ have become the sixth nation to score 100 goals at the FIFA World Cup.

229: ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท Brazil
227: ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช Germany
138: ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ท Argentina
128: ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Italy
124: ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท France

Dani Olmo will never forget this one.

Spain ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ have become the sixth nation to score 100 goals at the FIFA World Cup. 229: ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท Brazil 227: ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช Germany 138: ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ท Argentina 128: ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Italy 124: ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท France Dani Olmo will never forget this one.
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Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต have DONE it! Came from a goal down to stun former World Champions Germany in Qatar. Scenes.

Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต have DONE it! Came from a goal down to stun former World Champions Germany in Qatar. Scenes.
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Senegal ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ need to borrow some game management lessons from Morocco & Tunisia at the World Cup.

The Teranga Lions conceded late goals in their last 4 games:

๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ vs Poland: โ€˜86 (N/A)
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ vs Japan: โ€˜78 (equalizer)
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ vs Colombia: โ€˜74 (winner)
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ vs Netherlands: โ€˜84, โ€˜99 (winners)

Senegal ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ need to borrow some game management lessons from Morocco & Tunisia at the World Cup. The Teranga Lions conceded late goals in their last 4 games: ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ vs Poland: โ€˜86 (N/A) ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ vs Japan: โ€˜78 (equalizer) ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ vs Colombia: โ€˜74 (winner) ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ vs Netherlands: โ€˜84, โ€˜99 (winners)
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Incredible performance by Morocco ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆ to hold 2018 finalists Croatia ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ท to a goalless draw. A point will do here.

The Atlas Lions displayed a solid defensive approach but just like Tunisia ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณ yesterday, they need to score.

Incredible performance by Morocco ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆ to hold 2018 finalists Croatia ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ท to a goalless draw. A point will do here. The Atlas Lions displayed a solid defensive approach but just like Tunisia ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณ yesterday, they need to score.
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Another day, another France ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท injury!

Lucas Hernandez has been ruled out of the ongoing World Cup after suffering an injury to his right knee in Les Bleus opener vs Australia on Tuesday in Qatar.

Quick recovery Lucas.

Another day, another France ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท injury! Lucas Hernandez has been ruled out of the ongoing World Cup after suffering an injury to his right knee in Les Bleus opener vs Australia on Tuesday in Qatar. Quick recovery Lucas.
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Dear African Woman,

Hang this photo in your living room and tell your daughter, sister and friends that impossible is nothing.

Super congratulations on becoming the first African female referee to officiate at the FIFA World Cup in 92 years. Very proud of you Salma Rhadia Mukansanga. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿพ

Dear African Woman, Hang this photo in your living room and tell your daughter, sister and friends that impossible is nothing. Super congratulations on becoming the first African female referee to officiate at the FIFA World Cup in 92 years. Very proud of you @RhadiaSalma. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿพ
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Olivier Giroud is now the joint top scorer for France ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท alongside Thierry Henry with 51 goals. Absolutely amazing. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿพ

Olivier Giroud is now the joint top scorer for France ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท alongside Thierry Henry with 51 goals. Absolutely amazing. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿพ
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Cheikhou Kouyate, who suffered muscle inflammation in yesterdayโ€™s game against the Netherlands, is a big doubt for Senegalโ€™s ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ next game against hosts Qatar ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆ on Friday in their second Group A game.

Abdou Diallo, who suffered muscle cramps, will return to training tomorrow.

Cheikhou Kouyate, who suffered muscle inflammation in yesterdayโ€™s game against the Netherlands, is a big doubt for Senegalโ€™s ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ next game against hosts Qatar ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆ on Friday in their second Group A game. Abdou Diallo, who suffered muscle cramps, will return to training tomorrow.
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Olivier Giroud nets his 50th goal for France ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท and is now just one goal away from equaling Thierry Henry who is the highest goal scorer of all time for Les Bleus. Very underrated player!

Olivier Giroud nets his 50th goal for France ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท and is now just one goal away from equaling Thierry Henry who is the highest goal scorer of all time for Les Bleus. Very underrated player!
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