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2011-07-12 22:25:57

In the quarterfinal of the 2006 Soccer World Cup, England and Portugal played for 90 tense minutes and 30 minutes extra time without a single goal being scored.

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2009-12-11 14:45:00

A new study may explain why the England soccer team keeps losing in penalty shootouts – and could help the team address the problem in time for the World Cup 2010.

2009-07-29 23:47:30

Tim Howard made seven saves in regulation Wednesday and then stopped three penalty kicks to bring Everton a 4-3, shootout victory over the MLS All-Stars. The game was decided in a shootout after being tied at the end of regulation 1-1. It was the first time in six games since Major League Soccer began using the current All-Star Game format that the stars of the American league have lost to an international opponent. Howard is the current United States national team goalkeeper, but he also...

2006-07-02 14:37:51

By Andrew Gray BERLIN (Reuters) - FIFA began a probe on Sunday into the role of Germany's Torsten Frings in a brawl after his team's World Cup win over Argentina, placing a question mark over his participation in the semi-final against Italy.

2006-07-02 11:53:38

By Paul Radford BERLIN (Reuters) - Champions Brazil came to conquer, Argentina emerged as pretenders to the crown but Fortress Europe once again pulled up the drawbridge against the overseas World Cup invaders.

2006-07-01 23:33:02

(Corrects Portugal's semi-final opponents in paragraph 12) By Andrew Gray BERLIN (Reuters) - Champions Brazil were dumped out of the World Cup on Saturday, a Thierry Henry goal giving France a 1-0 quarter-final victory over the South American favorites.

2006-07-01 18:49:11

By Andrew Gray BERLIN (Reuters) - Champions Brazil were dumped out of the World Cup on Saturday, a Thierry Henry goal giving France a 1-0 quarter-final victory over the South American favorites.

2006-07-01 12:32:06

GELSENKIRCHEN (Reuters) - England, reduced to 10 men after striker Wayne Rooney was sent off, and Portugal went into a penalty shootout in their World Cup quarter-final with the score at 0-0 after extra time on Saturday.

2006-06-30 18:16:08

By Keith Weir BERLIN (Reuters) - Hosts Germany beat Argentina in a penalty shootout on Friday to reach the semi-finals of the World Cup where they will play Italy, who cruised past debutants Ukraine 3-0.

2006-06-26 17:52:07

By Mark Ledsom COLOGNE, Jun (Reuters) - Ukraine beat Switzerland 3-0 on penalties to reach the World Cup quarter-finals on Monday after the teams played out a sterile scoreless draw.


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  • Forsooth! indeed! originally a parenthetical phrase used in repeating the words of another with more or less contempt or disdain.
The word 'quotha' is an alteration of 'quoth he'.
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