Croatia striker Mario Mandzukic says England game is 50/50

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England's semi-final against Croatia on Wednesday will be the first test of the new approach after Wimbledon authorities said they had been satisfied at the lack of disruption during the football quarter-final on Saturday.

Leading SA bookmakers BET.co.za have installed France as 2/1 for the overall title, followed by England (5/2), Belgium (13/5) and Croatia (4/1).

Fans on the grounds of the All-England Club watch the World Cup quarterfinal between England and Sweden on their cellphones.

That was before 30 dramatic minutes of extra-time took place. I felt really relieved.

"We have said for a couple of years that the final will be played at 2pm, as it is every year", said All England Tennis Club boss Richard Lewis.

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Fans are also hoping he will be able to repeat his success in England's World Cup match against Sweden to secure a place in the semi-finals.


Mandzukic worked his socks off for the whole 120 minutes and no doubt his fans in Slavonski Brod will return the favour when they see him next in town.

Said Lewis: "We want people to be able to enjoy in this modern era the fact that this is a tennis event but that there is something else very special going on". Pulling in a 4.1/12 in metered market ratings, the almost three decades in the desiring move to the semi-finals for England rose 11% from what the Argentina v. Belgium game got in 2014.

But who will start for them?

He joined Hertha Berlin a year ago and played 26 Bundesliga games in his debut season for Die Late Dame, scoring five times.

Belgium have impressed against everyone they have played, and even when they did slip, going two down to Japan in the second round, they had the goal power to fight back and triumph. "They are still great guys for us, they are heroes", said Peskov.

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The Atletico Madrid defender was substituted off in the seventh minute of extra time in Croatia's shootout win over hosts Russian Federation on Saturday, and Marca (h/t The Sun's Richard Forrester) reported he won't recover in time for their tussle with the Three Lions.

Though South Korea failed to make the knockout stage, finishing third in Group F behind Sweden and Mexico, Cho was a standout player for the Taegeuk Warriors.

Despite the pre-World Cup barbs and snipes regarding Russia's quality and the politically-charged commentary related to the hosts, they bowed out in style, having exceeded expectations and injected the tournament with a healthy dose of enthusiasm.

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