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4-2-4, 4th in FIFA World Cup Qualifying - UEFA
Josip Ilicic scores twice in Slovenia rout of Malta (1:01)
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Croatia go top with 3-0 win over Slovenia

Croatia went top of World Cup qualifying Group H after midfielder Mario Pasalic scored one goal and set up another in a 3-0 win over Slovenia.

Petar Stojanovic scores equalizer for Slovenia (0:55)

Lovric strikes as Slovenia stun Croatia

Slovenia celebrated a 1-0 home win over their more heralded neighbours Croatia in their opening 2022 World Cup Group H qualifier after Sandi Lovric

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Slovenia boss to step down after Scotland

Slovenia coach Srecko Katanec says he will step down from his job after the team's World Cup qualifier against Scotland on Sunday.

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Bezjak sinks Scotland's playoff hope

Two set-piece goals ended Scotland's World Cup dream following a 2-2 draw in Slovenia after Leigh Griffiths had put them 45 minutes from glory.

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England seal WC place with late Kane goal

England claimed their place at the 2018 World Cup in Russia courtesy of a late Harry Kane goal against Slovenia on Thursday night.

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Kane not at Ronaldo level - Slovenia boss

Slovenia head coach Srecko Katanec believes in-form England striker Harry Kane still has to improve to be considered among the world's top players.

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Germany and England win, Defoe strikes

World champions Germany kept up their perfect record in qualifying with a win in Azerbaijan while Jermain Defoe struck in England's win vs. Lithuania.

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Malta 0-1 Slovenia

Slovenia are up to second in qualifying Group F after Benjamin Verbic's delightful finish just after half-time earned them a 1-0 win in Malta.

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UEFA clears Slovenia betting investment

The report notes that FIFA's ethical rules on betting and integrity of matches relate to "persons," not institutions.

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Hart the hero in England's dismal draw

England were hoping to impress after the weekend's win vs. Malta. Yet they needed Joe Hart at his best to rescue a 0-0 draw vs. Slovenia.

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England draw in Slovenia as Hart stars

England needed a fine display from goalkeeper Joe Hart to scrape a goalless draw away to Slovenia in their 2018 World Cup qualification clash.

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England drop Rooney to bench vs. Slovenia

Wayne Rooney will start as a substitute in England's World Cup qualifier against Slovenia on Tuesday, interim manager Gareth Southgate has announced.

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England's Hart expects test from Slovenia

Joe Hart is expecting a difficult night in Ljubljana after Slovenia provided England's toughest test of Euro 2016 qualification.

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Oblak: Rooney is still England's 'key player'

Rooney has been struggling for form for club and country, having been dropped to the bench at Manchester United, while he was booed for England.

RankingsFIFA World Cup Qualifying - UEFA

Goal Difference1
Goals Scored13
Goals Conceded12