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Christian Pulisic was injured scoring the lone goal of a 1-0 win over Iran as the United States men’s national team advanced to the World Cup’s Round of 16 on Tuesday. The Yanks, runners-up in Group B, will play Group A winners Netherlands at 10am ET Saturday. [ MORE: USMNT player ratings vs Iran ] Pulisic walked off the field on his power and appeared to have taken a hard shot to the midsection. We’ll update his condition as soon as it becomes available. WATCH IRAN vs USA FULL MATCH REPLAY England won the group while Iran bows out along with Wales.…

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The World Cup 2022 odds are already intriguing. Who’s going to lift the World Cup trophy on Sunday, Dec. 18, and what are the current betting odds for them to do so? World Cup 2022 odds – winners (As of November 29) PointsBet is our Official Sports Betting Partner and we may receive compensation if you place a bet on PointsBet for the first time after clicking our links. Here are the odds provided by our partner, PointsBet. Brazil +250France +550Spain +650Argentina +800England +900Germany +1200Portugal +1200Netherlands +1400Croatia +5000Belgium +6600Denmark +6600Uruguay +8000Switzerland +8000USA +10000Morocco +10000Serbia +15000Senegal +15000Poland +20000Saudi Arabia +30000Mexico +50000Australia +50000Ghana…

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USMNT head coach Gregg Berhalter was a relieved man as he spoke to media after the USA beat Iran 1-0 to clinch a spot in the last 16 of the World Cup. [ LIVE: World Cup 2022 schedule, how to watch, scores, hub ] After Christian Pulisic’s first half goal the U.S. held on late on as Iran create three good chances but the young American side dug deep. They will now face the Netherlands in the last 16 on Saturday (kick off, 10am ET) and Berhalter was asked how proud he was of his side. USA grind out win after impressive display“Proud. First…

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PST Select Team Premier League players at the 2022 World Cup By Nicholas MendolaNov 30, 2022, 9: Casemiro’s trading one Bruno for another. That’s just one of the fun facts of the Premier League players taking a break from league play for the World Cup, where Manchester United’s Casemiro sees club teammate Bruno Fernandes off to Portugal and Newcastle United’s Bruno Guimares alongside him with Brazil. [ MORE: World Cup predictions! ] There’s also a bevy of Wolves and Man City players suiting up for Portugal, a significant Leicester City contingent with Belgium, and Brentford contributing plenty of talent to Denmark. England is obviously…

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The 2022 World Cup takes place on Sunday, November 20, and runs through Sunday, December 18 in Qatar featuring 64 matches contested by 32 nations in 8 stadiums over the course of 29 days. This will be the very first time that a World Cup is being contested in the Middle East but that’s not all that will be new at this year’s tournament. For the first time in history, the Men’s tournament will have female referees. There will be a total of six: 3 officials and 3 assistants. The officials are Stéphanie Frappart (France), Salima Mukansanga (Rwanda), and Yoshimi Yamashita (Japan). Neuza Back (Brazil), Karen Díaz Medina (Mexico), and Kathryn Nesbitt (USA) are…

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The 2022 World Cup is underway from the Middle Eastern nation of Qatar and as the group stage continues, we’ve seen unexpected upsets and some new contenders emerge – but there’s still a long way to go until the tournament champions are crowned in late December. Along the way, spectators have already seen most matches impacted in at least some capacity by VAR technology when it comes to determining penalties, possession and, frequently, offsides decisions. After introducing semi-automated offside technology at the 2018 World Cup in Russia, FIFA announced this summer that the tool would return for this year’s tournament. Read on to learn…

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The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) said Tuesday that it has stepped up humanitarian response in Somalia through cash transfers to mitigate the impact of drought on the food security and livelihoods of affected rural communities.FAO Representative in Somalia Etienne Peterschmitt said the current drought affecting the country is the worst seen in at least four decades, adding that parts of the country are on the brink of famine.Peterschmitt said FAO’s cash transfer assistance to vulnerable rural communities addresses their immediate needs while helping mitigate livelihood collapse.”This keeps families together during a crisis, reducing the risks…

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T he World Cup knockout stages are beginning to shape up, and Gareth Southgate’s have booked their place in the last-16 after brushing Wales aside in their final group game. The other sides who have secured their spot in the knockouts so far are Brazil, France, Portugal, Netherlands, Senegal and the USA. The remaining places will be filled in the coming days, with the fates of Germany and Argentina of keen interests to fans. Both teams could crash out at the group stage after being upset by Japan and Saudi Arabia respectively in their opening games. 16 teams progress to…

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Russian scientists have used computer modeling to discover a solution to one of the oil industry’s principal headaches.About two-thirds of global oil wells use sucker-rod pumping systems. These systems are connected to a pump, which is submerged in the well by a steel rod. In recent years, this rod has begun to be replaced by a special steel rope that allows the pump to be placed in a slanted well with a small diameter, Volgograd State Technical University (VolgSTU) explained.This, however, generated a problem in improving the operational reliability of the rope rods. Due to insufficient strength, they fall into…

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Fossilized remains of a dinosaur that might have been related to the infamous Tyrannosaurus rex have been identified by researchers.Fossil fragments of what once was the dinosaur in question, Daspletosaurus wilsoni (named after the man who discovered the holotype specimen, John Wilson), were originally discovered in the US state of Montana, at the Judith River Formation from a site discovered in 2017.Having managed to extract the fragments from underneath solid rock, paleontologists in the US now postulate that this dinosaur existed over 76 million years ago and belonged to the family Tyrannosauridae – the family that includes Tyrannosaurus rex. “The…

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