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Football Fever

Published:Monday | June 25, 2018 | 12:00 AM
Five Spain fans pose for photos before the start of their game with Morocco. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Saudi Arabia's Abdullah Otayf (left) challenges Egypt's Mohamed Elneny for the ball. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
Egypt's Mohamed Salah hangs his head in disappointment following the game. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
Saudi Arabia players celebrate their second goal against Egypt in their 2-1 win at the Volgograd Arena in Volgograd, Russia yesterday. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
Russia's Roman Zobnin reflects on his team's 3-0 loss to Uruguay. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Spain's Isco (22) celebrates after scoring his side's first goal against Morocco during their Group B FIFA World Cup match in the Kaliningrad Stadium in Kaliningrad, Russia yesterday.
Iran's Milad Mohammadi is distraught at the end of the game as his team's 1-1 draw with Portugal puts them out of the FIFA World Cup. The Iranians finished Group B in third place, behind winners Spain and runners up Portugal. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
A young fan with the Portugal flag painted on his face. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
This Morocco fan looks on tensely as her team sought a match winner against Spain. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
The Uruguay team celebrates the first goal, scored by Luis Suarez, in their 3-0 win against hosts Russia in their Group A FIFA World Cup match at the Samara Arena in Samara yesterday. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo (foreground) takes, but fails to score from the penalty spot after Iran goalkeeper Ali Beiranvand (not pictured) makes a save to keep his team in the game during their Group B FIFA World Cup match at the Mordovia Arena in Saransk, Russia, yesterday. The game ended in a 1-1 draw (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)