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11 July 2018, 08:48 | Henrietta Morgan
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That caution is disappointing but if there is a silver lining for Dalic, it is that his team once again showed the mental strength to win on penalties - a not inconsiderable feat in front of a partisan 44,000 crowd in Sochi.
Ahead of their all-important Round of 16 tie against former champions Spain, Putin had not only wished the team well but also came up with words of reassurance, telling them that team would not be judged, regardless of the outcome of the match. Meanwhile, England have conceded just twice before half-time in their 15 competitive matches back to the start of qualification and seven of their nine matches against top-50 ranked teams in this sample were level at the break. Before they didn't have any pressure.
The striker has scored six goals at the World Cup in Russian Federation, with a semi-final against Croatia on Wednesday and a final or third/fourth place playoff still to come, and Redknapp conceded he has been taken aback by the rise of the 24-year-old.
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England gained a thumping two-goal victory which puts them in a good position to make it all the way to the final. That made it back-to-back shootouts for Croatia following its narrow win over Denmark in the round of 16.
Danny has a holiday home in Leysdown on the Isle of Sheppey which he visits every weekend, and said the majority of his friends live in Minster, Queenborough, Gillingham and Strood. "I'm grateful to the players... thanks to all the fans for their support, it's thanks to them that we managed to get so far", he added.
"But we are looking forward to a different style of game against England because they like to play attacking football". I think we'll run out of legs a little bit.
Russia'sWorld Cup heroes will meet with a huge army of their supporters during Fan Fest at Vorobyovy Gory (Sparrow Hills) on Sunday, following their return to Moscow after their exit from the tournament. "It's going to be a hard task for all of us". In ourselves we thought we could do a lot, but not this. That is something special in our country.
Luka Modric won the man of the match award for the third time in five games at this World Cup, with a superb array of passing from a deep role in midfield.
He replied: "We are not".
The semi-finals begin on Tuesday and it's all about who will make it through to the big final, the victor will be within one game of being crowned World Cup winners. "Hopefully it will be us".
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