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England breakthroughs to very first Globe Mug semifinal because 1990

SAMARA, Russia — England achieved something David Beckham’s generation never managed: It reached the semifinals of the World Cup. Harry Maguire and Dele Alli scored with headers in a 2-0 win over Sweden on Saturday, earning England’s youthful team a match against Croatia for a place in the final on July 15. “We looked composed,” England captain Harry Kane said. “We looked like we controlled the game.” England’s fairly muted celebrations reflected the routine nature of the victory over a hard-working Swedish side that had already gone […]

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