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Argentina had a night to forget in Russia1

Croatia stun abject Argentina

Lionel Messi and his Argentina team-mates face the possibility of being eliminated from the World Cup at the group stage after Croatia progressed to the last 16 with a comprehensive 3-0 victory.

Sporting Life's betting preview for Friday 22 June at the World Cup2

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Jack Grealish: The Aston Villa man is wanted by a number of Premier League clubs3

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France earn a crucial win4

France reach last 16

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Denmark complain about VAR penalty decision against Australia5

VAR strikes again in Aussie draw

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Paper Talk: Thursday's football transfer rumours and gossip from the national newspapers

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A round-up of the latest football gossip from Thursday's newspapers.

DAILY STAR

  • Roy Hodgson has been promised a £40m transfer budget to revamp his new Crystal Palace squad in January.
  • Jack Wilshere is set to make his first Arsenal appearance in over a year against Cologne in the Europa League tonight.

DAILY MIRROR

  • Mesut Ozil's contract talks have "slowed down" after he asked for £350k per week.
  • Harry Redknapp is facing the sack at Birmingham after their dismal start to the season.
  • Timo Werner has put Europe's big boys on alert, and the Leipzig striker says he's interested in a move to England.

DAILY EXPRESS

  • Jack Wilshere's injuries were like a car crash, according to Arsene Wenger.
  • Romelu Lukaku can emulate Wayne Rooney and become a Manchester United great, says Jesse Lingard.

THE SUN

  • Everton are tracking Celtic youngster Anthony Ralston, who caught the eye when facing up to Neymar on Tuesday night.
  • Jesse Lingard has promised Wayne Rooney a hero's welcome when he returns to Old Trafford with Everton this weekend.

DAILY MAIL

  • Roy Hodgson will target Jack Wilshere in January, and is keen on either a loan or a permanent deal for the Arsenal midfielder.
  • A member of the Sevilla backroom staff has accused Jurgen Klopp of getting Eduardo Berizzo, the Sevilla manager, sent off.

THE TIMES

  • Dele Alli is being courted by two of the world's most powerful agents as he plans the next stage of his career.
  • Gianni Infantino, the Fifa president, attempted to overturn an independent ruling banning Russia's deputy prime minister from the organisation.

THE GUARDIAN

  • Paul Pogba fears he will be out for a month with the hamstring injury he sustained against Basel.

Most Read Football

Argentina had a night to forget in Russia1

Croatia stun abject Argentina

Lionel Messi and his Argentina team-mates face the possibility of being eliminated from the World Cup at the group stage after Croatia progressed to the last 16 with a comprehensive 3-0 victory.

Sporting Life's betting preview for Friday 22 June at the World Cup2

Friday's World Cup betting tips

Tom Carnduff previews Friday's World Cup action, which includes the crucial clash in Group E between Serbia and Switzerland.

Jack Grealish: The Aston Villa man is wanted by a number of Premier League clubs3

Thursday's Paper Talk

Liverpool have entered the race to sign Jack Grealish while Ruben Loftus-Cheek could leave Chelsea, according to today's papers.

France earn a crucial win4

France reach last 16

Kylian Mbappe helped France maintain a 100% record at the World Cup, firing them into the knockout stages as they beat Peru 1-0.

Denmark complain about VAR penalty decision against Australia5

VAR strikes again in Aussie draw

A Christian Eriksen beauty was cancelled out by a VAR-assisted penalty as Denmark and Australia played out a 1-1 draw in Samara.

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