Hungary beat Germany to near Nations League finals

Hungary remained in pole position to qualify for the Nations League finals from Group A3 after a spectacular win over Germany in Leipzig. Adam Szalai scored the winner as he met a corner with a spectacular backheeled flick that looped into the far corner. The 34-year-old is set to retire after Monday’s final group game saying he had been “looking…

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Richarlison on target as Brazil beat Ghana

Tottenham striker Richarlison scored a first-half double as Brazil brushed aside Ghana in a friendly. The 25-year-old combined twice with Neymar, sweeping into the bottom corner from the edge of the area, before meeting a free-kick. The former Everton forward led the line with Arsenal’s Gabriel Jesus and Gabriel Martinelli not in the squad. Paris St-Germain centre-back Marquinhos had given…

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Cristiano Ronaldo charged by FA over fan’s phone incident

Manchester United forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been charged by the Football Association over footage which appeared to show him knocking a phone out of a fan’s hand. A video was shared on social media alongside comments claiming he smashed the device as he left the pitch after a 1-0 loss at Everton in April. Ronaldo, 37, later apologised on social media.…

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