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England's World Cup odds improve despite Belgium defeat

England's World Cup odds improve despite Belgium defeat

A second-place finish could prove to be a blessing in disguise for England who are on the relatively easier side of the draw in the knockout stages.

Colombia win 3-0 to knock Poland out of World Cup

Colombia win 3-0 to knock Poland out of World Cup

Japan and Senegal, who both picked up wins in their first games, drew 2-2 earlier on Sunday and are in a battle with Colombia to qualify for the knockout stage.