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Football: Lozano heads Mexico into Confed Cup semi-finals

KAZAN, Russia: Hirving Lozano's courageous second-half header sealed Mexico's 2-1 comeback win over 10-man Russia on Saturday (Jun 24) and fired them into the Confederations Cup semi-finals. Hosts Russia took a deserved 25th-minute lead in Kazan through Aleksandr Samedov, but Nestor Araujo ......

Mexico knock out Confed Cup hosts Russia with 2-1 win

KAZAN, Russia: Mexico scored either side of halftime to eliminate hosts Russia from the Confederations Cup with a win 2-1 on Saturday that sent them into the semi-finals. Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev misread a long clearance and was helpless on the edge of his penalty area as a bouncing header ....

Soccer: Mexico coach apologises for touchline rant

REUTERS: Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio has apologised after television cameras caught him using an expletive during Wednesday's ill-tempered Confederations Cup match against New Zealand. Osorio said he was incensed during the first half of the game when Mexico defender Carlos Salcedo was left ......