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FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 South Korea players pose for a team group photo before the match REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff
World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico
FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 South Korea players pose for a team group photo before the match REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff
FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 South Korea players pose for a team group photo before the match REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff
World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico
FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 South Korea players pose for a team group photo before the match REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates scoring their second goal with Andres Guardado REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff
World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates scoring their second goal with Andres Guardado REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates scoring their second goal with Andres Guardado REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff
World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates scoring their second goal with Andres Guardado REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 Mexico's Andres Guardado and team mates celebrate their first goal scored by Carlos Vela REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 Mexico's Andres Guardado and team mates celebrate their first goal scored by Carlos Vela REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio and Javier Hernandez celebrate victory after the match REUTERS/Darren Staples
World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio and Javier Hernandez celebrate victory after the match REUTERS/Darren Staples
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio and Javier Hernandez celebrate victory after the match REUTERS/Darren Staples
World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio and Javier Hernandez celebrate victory after the match REUTERS/Darren Staples
Soccer Football - World Cup - Mexico Training - Novogorsk, Moscow Region, Russia - June 24, 2018. Javier Aquino plays basketball before a training session. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt
Soccer Football - World Cup - Mexico Training
Soccer Football - World Cup - Mexico Training - Novogorsk, Moscow Region, Russia - June 24, 2018. Javier Aquino plays basketball before a training session. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt
FILE - In this June 14, 1970 file photo, England player Bobby Charlton, foreground and Coach Alf Ramsey look dejected, after the World Cup quarter final soccer match between England and West Germany in Leon, Mexico. Once again, Germany dug deep Saturday, June 23, 2018 to eke out a victory to keep its World Cup hopes alive. It's something German teams have made a habit of at World Cups. (AP Photo/File)
With last-gasp winner, Germany adds to comeback collection
FILE - In this June 14, 1970 file photo, England player Bobby Charlton, foreground and Coach Alf Ramsey look dejected, after the World Cup quarter final soccer match between England and West Germany in Leon, Mexico. Once again, Germany dug deep Saturday, June 23, 2018 to eke out a victory to keep its World Cup hopes alive. It's something German teams have made a habit of at World Cups. (AP Photo/File)
Soccer Football - World Cup - Mexico Training - Novogorsk, Moscow Region, Russia - June 24, 2018. Players attend a training session. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt
Soccer Football - World Cup - Mexico Training
Soccer Football - World Cup - Mexico Training - Novogorsk, Moscow Region, Russia - June 24, 2018. Players attend a training session. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt
Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa says Mexico lifting the World Cup trophy as 2018 champions is something he "feels, imagines and desires". Currently top of Group F, the side hopes to remain ahead of defending champions Germany, qualifying for the last 16.
Ochoa 'feels, imagines, desires' Mexico as world champions
Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa says Mexico lifting the World Cup trophy as 2018 champions is something he "feels, imagines and desires". Currently top of Group F, the side hopes to remain ahead of defending champions Germany, qualifying for the last 16.
Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa says Mexico lifting the World Cup trophy as 2018 champions is something he "feels, imagines and desires". Currently top of Group F, the side hopes to remain ahead of defending champions Germany, qualifying for the last 16.
Ochoa 'feels, imagines, desires' Mexico as world champions
Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa says Mexico lifting the World Cup trophy as 2018 champions is something he "feels, imagines and desires". Currently top of Group F, the side hopes to remain ahead of defending champions Germany, qualifying for the last 16.
Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa says Mexico lifting the World Cup trophy as 2018 champions is something he "feels, imagines and desires". Currently top of Group F, the side hopes to remain ahead of defending champions Germany, qualifying for the last 16.
Ochoa 'feels, imagines, desires' Mexico as world champions
Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa says Mexico lifting the World Cup trophy as 2018 champions is something he "feels, imagines and desires". Currently top of Group F, the side hopes to remain ahead of defending champions Germany, qualifying for the last 16.
Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa says Mexico lifting the World Cup trophy as 2018 champions is something he "feels, imagines and desires". Currently top of Group F, the side hopes to remain ahead of defending champions Germany, qualifying for the last 16.
Ochoa 'feels, imagines, desires' Mexico as world champions
Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa says Mexico lifting the World Cup trophy as 2018 champions is something he "feels, imagines and desires". Currently top of Group F, the side hopes to remain ahead of defending champions Germany, qualifying for the last 16.
Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa says Mexico lifting the World Cup trophy as 2018 champions is something he "feels, imagines and desires". Currently top of Group F, the side hopes to remain ahead of defending champions Germany, qualifying for the last 16.
Ochoa 'feels, imagines, desires' Mexico as world champions
Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa says Mexico lifting the World Cup trophy as 2018 champions is something he "feels, imagines and desires". Currently top of Group F, the side hopes to remain ahead of defending champions Germany, qualifying for the last 16.
Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa says Mexico lifting the World Cup trophy as 2018 champions is something he "feels, imagines and desires". Currently top of Group F, the side hopes to remain ahead of defending champions Germany, qualifying for the last 16.
Ochoa 'feels, imagines, desires' Mexico as world champions
Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa says Mexico lifting the World Cup trophy as 2018 champions is something he "feels, imagines and desires". Currently top of Group F, the side hopes to remain ahead of defending champions Germany, qualifying for the last 16.
Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa says Mexico lifting the World Cup trophy as 2018 champions is something he "feels, imagines and desires". Currently top of Group F, the side hopes to remain ahead of defending champions Germany, qualifying for the last 16.
Ochoa 'feels, imagines, desires' Mexico as world champions
Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa says Mexico lifting the World Cup trophy as 2018 champions is something he "feels, imagines and desires". Currently top of Group F, the side hopes to remain ahead of defending champions Germany, qualifying for the last 16.
Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa says Mexico lifting the World Cup trophy as 2018 champions is something he "feels, imagines and desires". Currently top of Group F, the side hopes to remain ahead of defending champions Germany, qualifying for the last 16.
Ochoa 'feels, imagines, desires' Mexico as world champions
Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa says Mexico lifting the World Cup trophy as 2018 champions is something he "feels, imagines and desires". Currently top of Group F, the side hopes to remain ahead of defending champions Germany, qualifying for the last 16.
Soccer Football - World Cup - Mexico News Conference - Novogorsk, Moscow Region, Russia - June 24, 2018. Guillermo Ochoa attends a news conference. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt
Soccer Football - World Cup - Mexico News Conference
Soccer Football - World Cup - Mexico News Conference - Novogorsk, Moscow Region, Russia - June 24, 2018. Guillermo Ochoa attends a news conference. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt
Javier Hernandez scored his 50th international goal for Mexico
Javier Hernandez scored his 50th international goal for Mexico
Javier Hernandez scored his 50th international goal for Mexico
Javier Hernandez scored his 50th international goal for Mexico (AFP Photo/Khaled DESOUKI)
Javier Hernandez scored his 50th international goal for Mexico
Javier Hernandez scored his 50th international goal for Mexico (AFP Photo/Khaled DESOUKI)
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- South Korean soccer fans root for their national team during the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- South Korean soccer fans root for their national team during the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- South Korean soccer fans root for their national team during the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- South Korean President Moon Jae-in (4-R) and his wife Kim Jung-sook (3-R) give the South Korean soccer team a round of applause after the South Korea's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- South Korean President Moon Jae-in (4-R) and his wife Kim Jung-sook (3-R) give the South Korean soccer team a round of applause after the South Korea's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- South Korean President Moon Jae-in (4-R) and his wife Kim Jung-sook (3-R) give the South Korean soccer team a round of applause after the South Korea's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- South Korean football players console one another after the South Korean national team's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- South Korean football players console one another after the South Korean national team's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- South Korean football players console one another after the South Korean national team's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min scores to become the first South Korean goal scorer during the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min scores to become the first South Korean goal scorer during the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min scores to become the first South Korean goal scorer during the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- South Korean President Moon Jae-in (R) comforts a teary-eyed Son Heung-min (L) in the locker room after the South Korean national team's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- South Korean President Moon Jae-in (R) comforts a teary-eyed Son Heung-min (L) in the locker room after the South Korean national team's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- South Korean President Moon Jae-in (R) comforts a teary-eyed Son Heung-min (L) in the locker room after the South Korean national team's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min of South Korea waves to fans and spectators after the South Korean national team's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min of South Korea waves to fans and spectators after the South Korean national team's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min of South Korea waves to fans and spectators after the South Korean national team's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Mexico fans and LGBT marchers all had plenty to celebrate (AFP Photo/ULISES RUIZ)
Mexico fans and LGBT marchers all had plenty to celebrate
Mexico fans and LGBT marchers all had plenty to celebrate (AFP Photo/ULISES RUIZ)
Fans straight and gay of Mexico's side celebrate their team's 2-1 win over South Korea in Russia (AFP Photo/ULISES RUIZ)
Fans straight and gay of Mexico's side celebrate their team's 2-1 win over South Korea in Russia
Fans straight and gay of Mexico's side celebrate their team's 2-1 win over South Korea in Russia (AFP Photo/ULISES RUIZ)
Mexico fans watch a live telecast of the Mexico vs. Korea World Cup soccer match in Mexico City's Zocalo, Sunday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)
Mexican soccer fans and pride marchers mingle in celebration
Mexico fans watch a live telecast of the Mexico vs. Korea World Cup soccer match in Mexico City's Zocalo, Sunday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)
Thousands of soccer fans and Gay Pride revelers converge on Mexico Citys Angel of Independence on Reforma Avenue, Saturday, June 23, 2018. Soccer fans were celebrating Mexicos victory over Korea in todays World Cup soccer match as they met the massive Gay Pride Parade marching towards down town Mexico City. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)
Mexican soccer fans and pride marchers mingle in celebration
Thousands of soccer fans and Gay Pride revelers converge on Mexico Citys Angel of Independence on Reforma Avenue, Saturday, June 23, 2018. Soccer fans were celebrating Mexicos victory over Korea in todays World Cup soccer match as they met the massive Gay Pride Parade marching towards down town Mexico City. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)
Thousands of soccer fans and Gay Pride revelers converge on Mexico Citys Angel of Independence on Reforma Avenue, Saturday, June 23, 2018. Soccer fans were celebrating Mexicos victory over Korea in todays World Cup soccer match as they met the massive Gay Pride Parade marching towards down town Mexico City. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)
Mexican soccer fans and pride marchers mingle in celebration
Thousands of soccer fans and Gay Pride revelers converge on Mexico Citys Angel of Independence on Reforma Avenue, Saturday, June 23, 2018. Soccer fans were celebrating Mexicos victory over Korea in todays World Cup soccer match as they met the massive Gay Pride Parade marching towards down town Mexico City. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)
Mexico's Carlos Vela, left, kicks to scores his side's opening goal from the penalty spot during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
The Latest: FIFA weighs discipline over Balkan displays
Mexico's Carlos Vela, left, kicks to scores his side's opening goal from the penalty spot during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
A Mexico fan waits for the start of the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
The Latest: FIFA weighs discipline over Balkan displays
A Mexico fan waits for the start of the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
Mexico's Edson Alvarez celebrates after his team won the group F match between Germany and Mexico at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
The Latest: FIFA weighs discipline over Balkan displays
Mexico's Edson Alvarez celebrates after his team won the group F match between Germany and Mexico at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Mexico's Javier Hernandez, left, celebrates with teammate Hirving Lozano after scoring his teams second goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
The Latest: FIFA weighs discipline over Balkan displays
Mexico's Javier Hernandez, left, celebrates with teammate Hirving Lozano after scoring his teams second goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
The Latest: FIFA weighs discipline over Balkan displays
Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
South Korea's Moon Seon-min, left, and LeeYong, right, challenge for the ball with Mexico's Hirving Lozano during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
The Latest: FIFA weighs discipline over Balkan displays
South Korea's Moon Seon-min, left, and LeeYong, right, challenge for the ball with Mexico's Hirving Lozano during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
For most of Saturday’s match against Sweden, defending World Cup champion Germany’s hopes of repeating appeared to be hanging by a thread. But a full five minutes into stoppage time, midfielder Tony Kroos stepped up to a free kick deep in Sweden’s end and curled his right footed shot past keeper Robin Olsen, the 2-1 victory vaulting Germany into second place in the Group F behind Mexico.
Toni Kroos' stoppage-time wonder strike rescues World Cup hopes for Germany
For most of Saturday’s match against Sweden, defending World Cup champion Germany’s hopes of repeating appeared to be hanging by a thread. But a full five minutes into stoppage time, midfielder Tony Kroos stepped up to a free kick deep in Sweden’s end and curled his right footed shot past keeper Robin Olsen, the 2-1 victory vaulting Germany into second place in the Group F behind Mexico.
For most of Saturday’s match against Sweden, defending World Cup champion Germany’s hopes of repeating appeared to be hanging by a thread. But a full five minutes into stoppage time, midfielder Tony Kroos stepped up to a free kick deep in Sweden’s end and curled his right footed shot past keeper Robin Olsen, the 2-1 victory vaulting Germany into second place in the Group F behind Mexico.
Toni Kroos' stoppage-time wonder strike rescues World Cup hopes for Germany
For most of Saturday’s match against Sweden, defending World Cup champion Germany’s hopes of repeating appeared to be hanging by a thread. But a full five minutes into stoppage time, midfielder Tony Kroos stepped up to a free kick deep in Sweden’s end and curled his right footed shot past keeper Robin Olsen, the 2-1 victory vaulting Germany into second place in the Group F behind Mexico.
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- South Korean President Moon Jae-in (R) comforts a teary-eyed Son Heung-min (L) in the locker room after the South Korean national team's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- South Korean President Moon Jae-in (R) comforts a teary-eyed Son Heung-min (L) in the locker room after the South Korean national team's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- South Korean President Moon Jae-in (R) comforts a teary-eyed Son Heung-min (L) in the locker room after the South Korean national team's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min of South Korea waves to fans and spectators after the South Korean national team's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min of South Korea waves to fans and spectators after the South Korean national team's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min of South Korea waves to fans and spectators after the South Korean national team's loss to Mexico in their the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018 (issued 24 June 2018). (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT
Mexico fans and LGBT marchers all had plenty to celebrate (AFP Photo/ULISES RUIZ)
Mexico fans and LGBT marchers all had plenty to celebrate
Mexico fans and LGBT marchers all had plenty to celebrate (AFP Photo/ULISES RUIZ)
Fans straight and gay of Mexico's side celebrate their team's 2-1 win over South Korea in Russia (AFP Photo/ULISES RUIZ)
Fans straight and gay of Mexico's side celebrate their team's 2-1 win over South Korea in Russia
Fans straight and gay of Mexico's side celebrate their team's 2-1 win over South Korea in Russia (AFP Photo/ULISES RUIZ)
Mexico fans watch a live telecast of the Mexico vs. Korea World Cup soccer match in Mexico City's Zocalo, Sunday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)
Mexican soccer fans and pride marchers mingle in celebration
Mexico fans watch a live telecast of the Mexico vs. Korea World Cup soccer match in Mexico City's Zocalo, Sunday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)
Thousands of soccer fans and Gay Pride revelers converge on Mexico Citys Angel of Independence on Reforma Avenue, Saturday, June 23, 2018. Soccer fans were celebrating Mexicos victory over Korea in todays World Cup soccer match as they met the massive Gay Pride Parade marching towards down town Mexico City. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)
Mexican soccer fans and pride marchers mingle in celebration
Thousands of soccer fans and Gay Pride revelers converge on Mexico Citys Angel of Independence on Reforma Avenue, Saturday, June 23, 2018. Soccer fans were celebrating Mexicos victory over Korea in todays World Cup soccer match as they met the massive Gay Pride Parade marching towards down town Mexico City. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)
Thousands of soccer fans and Gay Pride revelers converge on Mexico Citys Angel of Independence on Reforma Avenue, Saturday, June 23, 2018. Soccer fans were celebrating Mexicos victory over Korea in todays World Cup soccer match as they met the massive Gay Pride Parade marching towards down town Mexico City. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)
Mexican soccer fans and pride marchers mingle in celebration
Thousands of soccer fans and Gay Pride revelers converge on Mexico Citys Angel of Independence on Reforma Avenue, Saturday, June 23, 2018. Soccer fans were celebrating Mexicos victory over Korea in todays World Cup soccer match as they met the massive Gay Pride Parade marching towards down town Mexico City. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)
Mexico's Carlos Vela, left, kicks to scores his side's opening goal from the penalty spot during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
The Latest: FIFA weighs discipline over Balkan displays
Mexico's Carlos Vela, left, kicks to scores his side's opening goal from the penalty spot during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
A Mexico fan waits for the start of the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
The Latest: FIFA weighs discipline over Balkan displays
A Mexico fan waits for the start of the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
Mexico's Edson Alvarez celebrates after his team won the group F match between Germany and Mexico at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
The Latest: FIFA weighs discipline over Balkan displays
Mexico's Edson Alvarez celebrates after his team won the group F match between Germany and Mexico at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Mexico's Javier Hernandez, left, celebrates with teammate Hirving Lozano after scoring his teams second goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
The Latest: FIFA weighs discipline over Balkan displays
Mexico's Javier Hernandez, left, celebrates with teammate Hirving Lozano after scoring his teams second goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
The Latest: FIFA weighs discipline over Balkan displays
Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
South Korea's Moon Seon-min, left, and LeeYong, right, challenge for the ball with Mexico's Hirving Lozano during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
The Latest: FIFA weighs discipline over Balkan displays
South Korea's Moon Seon-min, left, and LeeYong, right, challenge for the ball with Mexico's Hirving Lozano during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
For most of Saturday’s match against Sweden, defending World Cup champion Germany’s hopes of repeating appeared to be hanging by a thread. But a full five minutes into stoppage time, midfielder Tony Kroos stepped up to a free kick deep in Sweden’s end and curled his right footed shot past keeper Robin Olsen, the 2-1 victory vaulting Germany into second place in the Group F behind Mexico.
Toni Kroos' stoppage-time wonder strike rescues World Cup hopes for Germany
For most of Saturday’s match against Sweden, defending World Cup champion Germany’s hopes of repeating appeared to be hanging by a thread. But a full five minutes into stoppage time, midfielder Tony Kroos stepped up to a free kick deep in Sweden’s end and curled his right footed shot past keeper Robin Olsen, the 2-1 victory vaulting Germany into second place in the Group F behind Mexico.
For most of Saturday’s match against Sweden, defending World Cup champion Germany’s hopes of repeating appeared to be hanging by a thread. But a full five minutes into stoppage time, midfielder Tony Kroos stepped up to a free kick deep in Sweden’s end and curled his right footed shot past keeper Robin Olsen, the 2-1 victory vaulting Germany into second place in the Group F behind Mexico.
Toni Kroos' stoppage-time wonder strike rescues World Cup hopes for Germany
For most of Saturday’s match against Sweden, defending World Cup champion Germany’s hopes of repeating appeared to be hanging by a thread. But a full five minutes into stoppage time, midfielder Tony Kroos stepped up to a free kick deep in Sweden’s end and curled his right footed shot past keeper Robin Olsen, the 2-1 victory vaulting Germany into second place in the Group F behind Mexico.
South Korea's Son Heung-min, left, consoles teammate Hwang Hee-chan at the end of the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. Mexico won 2-1. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
Who's in and who's out at the World Cup
South Korea's Son Heung-min, left, consoles teammate Hwang Hee-chan at the end of the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. Mexico won 2-1. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
Soccer Football - FIFA World Cup - Group F - South Korea v Mexico - Mexico City, Mexico - June 23, 2018 - Mexican fans celebrate at the Angel of Independence monument. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf
Soccer Football - FIFA World Cup - Group F - South Korea v Mexico
Soccer Football - FIFA World Cup - Group F - South Korea v Mexico - Mexico City, Mexico - June 23, 2018 - Mexican fans celebrate at the Angel of Independence monument. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf
Day 10 of the 2018 World Cup ended with a wonder strike from Toni Kroos to give Germany a win over Sweden. FC Yahoo's Ryan Bailey recaps that win and the rest of the Day 10 action in Saturday's World Cup 90.
#WORLDCUP90: Germany’s Great Escape and Mexico’s Dream Start
Day 10 of the 2018 World Cup ended with a wonder strike from Toni Kroos to give Germany a win over Sweden. FC Yahoo's Ryan Bailey recaps that win and the rest of the Day 10 action in Saturday's World Cup 90.
Day 10 of the 2018 World Cup ended with a wonder strike from Toni Kroos to give Germany a win over Sweden. FC Yahoo's Ryan Bailey recaps that win and the rest of the Day 10 action in Saturday's World Cup 90.
#WORLDCUP90: Germany’s Great Escape and Mexico’s Dream Start
Day 10 of the 2018 World Cup ended with a wonder strike from Toni Kroos to give Germany a win over Sweden. FC Yahoo's Ryan Bailey recaps that win and the rest of the Day 10 action in Saturday's World Cup 90.
Day 10 of the 2018 World Cup ended with a wonder strike from Toni Kroos to give Germany a win over Sweden. FC Yahoo's Ryan Bailey recaps that win and the rest of the Day 10 action in Saturday's World Cup 90.
#WORLDCUP90: Germany’s Great Escape and Mexico’s Dream Start
Day 10 of the 2018 World Cup ended with a wonder strike from Toni Kroos to give Germany a win over Sweden. FC Yahoo's Ryan Bailey recaps that win and the rest of the Day 10 action in Saturday's World Cup 90.
Day 10 of the 2018 World Cup ended with a wonder strike from Toni Kroos to give Germany a win over Sweden. FC Yahoo's Ryan Bailey recaps that win and the rest of the Day 10 action in Saturday's World Cup 90.
#WORLDCUP90: Germany’s Great Escape and Mexico’s Dream Start
Day 10 of the 2018 World Cup ended with a wonder strike from Toni Kroos to give Germany a win over Sweden. FC Yahoo's Ryan Bailey recaps that win and the rest of the Day 10 action in Saturday's World Cup 90.
South Korea'sLeeJae-sung lies on the pitch at the end of the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
AP PHOTOS: Germany salvages campaign on Day 10 of World Cup
South Korea'sLeeJae-sung lies on the pitch at the end of the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
AP PHOTOS: Germany salvages campaign on Day 10 of World Cup
Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
Mexico's Andres Guardado, right, challenges for the ball with South Korea's Kim Young-gwon during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
AP PHOTOS: Germany salvages campaign on Day 10 of World Cup
Mexico's Andres Guardado, right, challenges for the ball with South Korea's Kim Young-gwon during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
Mexico's Carlos Vela celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
AP PHOTOS: Germany salvages campaign on Day 10 of World Cup
Mexico's Carlos Vela celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
South Korea players console each others at the end of the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. Mexico won 2-1. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
AP PHOTOS: Germany salvages campaign on Day 10 of World Cup
South Korea players console each others at the end of the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. Mexico won 2-1. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
AP PHOTOS: Germany salvages campaign on Day 10 of World Cup
Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
South Korea conceded 24 fouls in a 2-1 loss to El Tri, leading the manager to call for refereeing changes
Osorio wants referees to protect Mexico stars
South Korea conceded 24 fouls in a 2-1 loss to El Tri, leading the manager to call for refereeing changes
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 South Korea coach Shin Tae-yong during the match REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff
World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 South Korea coach Shin Tae-yong during the match REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 South Korea coach Shin Tae-yong gestures REUTERS/Marko Djurica
World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 South Korea coach Shin Tae-yong gestures REUTERS/Marko Djurica
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- A fan of Mexico has a picture taken in Nikolskaya street dubbed the 'Street of Light' near Kremlin, one of the favourite meeting points in the Russian capital for soccer fans during the FIFA World Cup 2018, Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YURI KOCHETKOV
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- A fan of Mexico has a picture taken in Nikolskaya street dubbed the 'Street of Light' near Kremlin, one of the favourite meeting points in the Russian capital for soccer fans during the FIFA World Cup 2018, Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YURI KOCHETKOV
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- A fan of Mexico has a picture taken in Nikolskaya street dubbed the 'Street of Light' near Kremlin, one of the favourite meeting points in the Russian capital for soccer fans during the FIFA World Cup 2018, Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YURI KOCHETKOV
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Supporters of Mexico react during the broadcast of the FIFA World Cup 2018 match between Mexico and South Korea at the FIFA Fan Fest area in Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/MAXIM SHIPENKOV
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Supporters of Mexico react during the broadcast of the FIFA World Cup 2018 match between Mexico and South Korea at the FIFA Fan Fest area in Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/MAXIM SHIPENKOV
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Supporters of Mexico react during the broadcast of the FIFA World Cup 2018 match between Mexico and South Korea at the FIFA Fan Fest area in Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/MAXIM SHIPENKOV
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Supporters of South Korea react during the broadcast of the FIFA World Cup 2018 match between Mexico and South Korea at the FIFA Fan Fest area in Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/MAXIM SHIPENKOV
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Supporters of South Korea react during the broadcast of the FIFA World Cup 2018 match between Mexico and South Korea at the FIFA Fan Fest area in Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/MAXIM SHIPENKOV
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Supporters of South Korea react during the broadcast of the FIFA World Cup 2018 match between Mexico and South Korea at the FIFA Fan Fest area in Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/MAXIM SHIPENKOV
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Supporters of Mexico react during the broadcast of the FIFA World Cup 2018 match between Mexico and South Korea at the FIFA Fan Fest area in Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/MAXIM SHIPENKOV
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Supporters of Mexico react during the broadcast of the FIFA World Cup 2018 match between Mexico and South Korea at the FIFA Fan Fest area in Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/MAXIM SHIPENKOV
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Supporters of Mexico react during the broadcast of the FIFA World Cup 2018 match between Mexico and South Korea at the FIFA Fan Fest area in Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/MAXIM SHIPENKOV
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Supporters of Mexico react during the broadcast of the FIFA World Cup 2018 match between Mexico and South Korea at the FIFA Fan Fest area in Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/MAXIM SHIPENKOV
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Supporters of Mexico react during the broadcast of the FIFA World Cup 2018 match between Mexico and South Korea at the FIFA Fan Fest area in Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/MAXIM SHIPENKOV
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Supporters of Mexico react during the broadcast of the FIFA World Cup 2018 match between Mexico and South Korea at the FIFA Fan Fest area in Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/MAXIM SHIPENKOV
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- A supporter of Mexico reacts during the broadcast of the FIFA World Cup 2018 match between Mexico and South Korea at the FIFA Fan Fest area in Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/MAXIM SHIPENKOV
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- A supporter of Mexico reacts during the broadcast of the FIFA World Cup 2018 match between Mexico and South Korea at the FIFA Fan Fest area in Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/MAXIM SHIPENKOV
Moscow (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- A supporter of Mexico reacts during the broadcast of the FIFA World Cup 2018 match between Mexico and South Korea at the FIFA Fan Fest area in Moscow, Russia, 23 June 2018. (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/MAXIM SHIPENKOV
Javier Hernandez was a constant menace for Mexico (AFP Photo/PASCAL GUYOT)
Javier Hernandez was a constant menace for Mexico
Javier Hernandez was a constant menace for Mexico (AFP Photo/PASCAL GUYOT)
Javier Hernandez was a constant menace for Mexico
Javier Hernandez was a constant menace for Mexico
Javier Hernandez was a constant menace for Mexico
South Korea's Moon Seon-min, right, and Mexico's Hector Herrera, left, run for the ball during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Mexico's 2-1 victory over South Korea silences critics
South Korea's Moon Seon-min, right, and Mexico's Hector Herrera, left, run for the ball during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates beside Mexico head coach Juan Carlos Osorio, left, at the end of the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Mexico's 2-1 victory over South Korea silences critics
Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates beside Mexico head coach Juan Carlos Osorio, left, at the end of the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
South Korea's Son Heung-min, left, and Mexico's Andres Guardado challenge for the ball during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
Mexico's 2-1 victory over South Korea silences critics
South Korea's Son Heung-min, left, and Mexico's Andres Guardado challenge for the ball during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates at the end of the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Mexico's 2-1 victory over South Korea silences critics
Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates at the end of the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Mexico's Carlos Vela, left, celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
Mexico's 2-1 victory over South Korea silences critics
Mexico's Carlos Vela, left, celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
Mexico's Carlos Vela celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
Mexico's 2-1 victory over South Korea silences critics
Mexico's Carlos Vela celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
Kim Young-gwon (L) of South Korea in action against Hirving Lozano (R) of Mexico during the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. EFE
Kim Young-gwon (L) of South Korea in action against Hirving Lozano (R) of Mexico during the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. EFE
Kim Young-gwon (L) of South Korea in action against Hirving Lozano (R) of Mexico during the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. EFE
Hirving Lozano (front) of Mexico in action against Ki Sung-yueng (back) of South Korea during the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. EFE
Hirving Lozano (front) of Mexico in action against Ki Sung-yueng (back) of South Korea during the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. EFE
Hirving Lozano (front) of Mexico in action against Ki Sung-yueng (back) of South Korea during the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. EFE
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Players of South Korea huddle after the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. Korea lost the match 1-2. (RESTRICTIONS APPLY: Editorial Use Only, not used in association with any commercial entity - Images must not be used in any form of alert service or push service of any kind including via mobile alert services, downloads to mobile devices or MMS messaging - Images must appear as still images and must not emulate match action video footage - No alteration is made to, and no text or image is superimposed over, any published image which: (a) intentionally obscures or removes a sponsor identification image; or (b) adds or overlays the commercial identification of any third party which is not officially associated with the FIFA World Cup) (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SHAWN THEW EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Players of South Korea huddle after the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. Korea lost the match 1-2. (RESTRICTIONS APPLY: Editorial Use Only, not used in association with any commercial entity - Images must not be used in any form of alert service or push service of any kind including via mobile alert services, downloads to mobile devices or MMS messaging - Images must appear as still images and must not emulate match action video footage - No alteration is made to, and no text or image is superimposed over, any published image which: (a) intentionally obscures or removes a sponsor identification image; or (b) adds or overlays the commercial identification of any third party which is not officially associated with the FIFA World Cup) (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SHAWN THEW EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Players of South Korea huddle after the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. Korea lost the match 1-2. (RESTRICTIONS APPLY: Editorial Use Only, not used in association with any commercial entity - Images must not be used in any form of alert service or push service of any kind including via mobile alert services, downloads to mobile devices or MMS messaging - Images must appear as still images and must not emulate match action video footage - No alteration is made to, and no text or image is superimposed over, any published image which: (a) intentionally obscures or removes a sponsor identification image; or (b) adds or overlays the commercial identification of any third party which is not officially associated with the FIFA World Cup) (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SHAWN THEW EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Mexico's Carlos Vela on the spot
Mexico's Carlos Vela on the spot
Mexico's Carlos Vela on the spot
Mexico's Carlos Vela on the spot (AFP Photo/Pascal GUYOT)
Mexico's Carlos Vela on the spot
Mexico's Carlos Vela on the spot (AFP Photo/Pascal GUYOT)
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio reacts as Javier Hernandez looks on REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio reacts as Javier Hernandez looks on REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
After defeating Germany, the highest-ranked team in Group F, 1-0 in its World Cup opener, Mexico also defeated the lowest-ranked team, South Korea, on Saturday, 2-1. El Tri’s perfect start to the tournament makes it the favorite to win its group.
Mexico beats South Korea to maintain perfect World Cup start
After defeating Germany, the highest-ranked team in Group F, 1-0 in its World Cup opener, Mexico also defeated the lowest-ranked team, South Korea, on Saturday, 2-1. El Tri’s perfect start to the tournament makes it the favorite to win its group.
After defeating Germany, the highest-ranked team in Group F, 1-0 in its World Cup opener, Mexico also defeated the lowest-ranked team, South Korea, on Saturday, 2-1. El Tri’s perfect start to the tournament makes it the favorite to win its group.
Mexico beats South Korea to maintain perfect World Cup start
After defeating Germany, the highest-ranked team in Group F, 1-0 in its World Cup opener, Mexico also defeated the lowest-ranked team, South Korea, on Saturday, 2-1. El Tri’s perfect start to the tournament makes it the favorite to win its group.
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min (L) of South Korea consoles his team mate Hwang Hee-chan after the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. Korea lost the match 1-2. (RESTRICTIONS APPLY: Editorial Use Only, not used in association with any commercial entity - Images must not be used in any form of alert service or push service of any kind including via mobile alert services, downloads to mobile devices or MMS messaging - Images must appear as still images and must not emulate match action video footage - No alteration is made to, and no text or image is superimposed over, any published image which: (a) intentionally obscures or removes a sponsor identification image; or (b) adds or overlays the commercial identification of any third party which is not officially associated with the FIFA World Cup) (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SHAWN THEW EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min (L) of South Korea consoles his team mate Hwang Hee-chan after the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. Korea lost the match 1-2. (RESTRICTIONS APPLY: Editorial Use Only, not used in association with any commercial entity - Images must not be used in any form of alert service or push service of any kind including via mobile alert services, downloads to mobile devices or MMS messaging - Images must appear as still images and must not emulate match action video footage - No alteration is made to, and no text or image is superimposed over, any published image which: (a) intentionally obscures or removes a sponsor identification image; or (b) adds or overlays the commercial identification of any third party which is not officially associated with the FIFA World Cup) (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SHAWN THEW EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min (L) of South Korea consoles his team mate Hwang Hee-chan after the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. Korea lost the match 1-2. (RESTRICTIONS APPLY: Editorial Use Only, not used in association with any commercial entity - Images must not be used in any form of alert service or push service of any kind including via mobile alert services, downloads to mobile devices or MMS messaging - Images must appear as still images and must not emulate match action video footage - No alteration is made to, and no text or image is superimposed over, any published image which: (a) intentionally obscures or removes a sponsor identification image; or (b) adds or overlays the commercial identification of any third party which is not officially associated with the FIFA World Cup) (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SHAWN THEW EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min (L) of South Korea consoles his team mate Hwang Hee-chan after the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. Korea lost the match 1-2. (RESTRICTIONS APPLY: Editorial Use Only, not used in association with any commercial entity - Images must not be used in any form of alert service or push service of any kind including via mobile alert services, downloads to mobile devices or MMS messaging - Images must appear as still images and must not emulate match action video footage - No alteration is made to, and no text or image is superimposed over, any published image which: (a) intentionally obscures or removes a sponsor identification image; or (b) adds or overlays the commercial identification of any third party which is not officially associated with the FIFA World Cup) (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SHAWN THEW EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min (L) of South Korea consoles his team mate Hwang Hee-chan after the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. Korea lost the match 1-2. (RESTRICTIONS APPLY: Editorial Use Only, not used in association with any commercial entity - Images must not be used in any form of alert service or push service of any kind including via mobile alert services, downloads to mobile devices or MMS messaging - Images must appear as still images and must not emulate match action video footage - No alteration is made to, and no text or image is superimposed over, any published image which: (a) intentionally obscures or removes a sponsor identification image; or (b) adds or overlays the commercial identification of any third party which is not officially associated with the FIFA World Cup) (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SHAWN THEW EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min (L) of South Korea consoles his team mate Hwang Hee-chan after the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. Korea lost the match 1-2. (RESTRICTIONS APPLY: Editorial Use Only, not used in association with any commercial entity - Images must not be used in any form of alert service or push service of any kind including via mobile alert services, downloads to mobile devices or MMS messaging - Images must appear as still images and must not emulate match action video footage - No alteration is made to, and no text or image is superimposed over, any published image which: (a) intentionally obscures or removes a sponsor identification image; or (b) adds or overlays the commercial identification of any third party which is not officially associated with the FIFA World Cup) (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SHAWN THEW EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min of South Korea reacts after the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. Korea lost the match 1-2. (RESTRICTIONS APPLY: Editorial Use Only, not used in association with any commercial entity - Images must not be used in any form of alert service or push service of any kind including via mobile alert services, downloads to mobile devices or MMS messaging - Images must appear as still images and must not emulate match action video footage - No alteration is made to, and no text or image is superimposed over, any published image which: (a) intentionally obscures or removes a sponsor identification image; or (b) adds or overlays the commercial identification of any third party which is not officially associated with the FIFA World Cup) (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SHAWN THEW EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min of South Korea reacts after the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. Korea lost the match 1-2. (RESTRICTIONS APPLY: Editorial Use Only, not used in association with any commercial entity - Images must not be used in any form of alert service or push service of any kind including via mobile alert services, downloads to mobile devices or MMS messaging - Images must appear as still images and must not emulate match action video footage - No alteration is made to, and no text or image is superimposed over, any published image which: (a) intentionally obscures or removes a sponsor identification image; or (b) adds or overlays the commercial identification of any third party which is not officially associated with the FIFA World Cup) (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SHAWN THEW EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min of South Korea reacts after the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. Korea lost the match 1-2. (RESTRICTIONS APPLY: Editorial Use Only, not used in association with any commercial entity - Images must not be used in any form of alert service or push service of any kind including via mobile alert services, downloads to mobile devices or MMS messaging - Images must appear as still images and must not emulate match action video footage - No alteration is made to, and no text or image is superimposed over, any published image which: (a) intentionally obscures or removes a sponsor identification image; or (b) adds or overlays the commercial identification of any third party which is not officially associated with the FIFA World Cup) (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SHAWN THEW EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 South Korea's Son Heung-min looks dejected at the end of the match REUTERS/Damir Sagolj TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 South Korea's Son Heung-min looks dejected at the end of the match REUTERS/Damir Sagolj TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min (L) of South Korea reacts after the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. Korea lost the match 1-2. (RESTRICTIONS APPLY: Editorial Use Only, not used in association with any commercial entity - Images must not be used in any form of alert service or push service of any kind including via mobile alert services, downloads to mobile devices or MMS messaging - Images must appear as still images and must not emulate match action video footage - No alteration is made to, and no text or image is superimposed over, any published image which: (a) intentionally obscures or removes a sponsor identification image; or (b) adds or overlays the commercial identification of any third party which is not officially associated with the FIFA World Cup) (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SHAWN THEW EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min (L) of South Korea reacts after the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. Korea lost the match 1-2. (RESTRICTIONS APPLY: Editorial Use Only, not used in association with any commercial entity - Images must not be used in any form of alert service or push service of any kind including via mobile alert services, downloads to mobile devices or MMS messaging - Images must appear as still images and must not emulate match action video footage - No alteration is made to, and no text or image is superimposed over, any published image which: (a) intentionally obscures or removes a sponsor identification image; or (b) adds or overlays the commercial identification of any third party which is not officially associated with the FIFA World Cup) (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SHAWN THEW EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Rostov-on-don (Russian Federation), 23/06/2018.- Son Heung-min (L) of South Korea reacts after the FIFA World Cup 2018 group F preliminary round soccer match between South Korea and Mexico in Rostov-On-Don, Russia, 23 June 2018. Korea lost the match 1-2. (RESTRICTIONS APPLY: Editorial Use Only, not used in association with any commercial entity - Images must not be used in any form of alert service or push service of any kind including via mobile alert services, downloads to mobile devices or MMS messaging - Images must appear as still images and must not emulate match action video footage - No alteration is made to, and no text or image is superimposed over, any published image which: (a) intentionally obscures or removes a sponsor identification image; or (b) adds or overlays the commercial identification of any third party which is not officially associated with the FIFA World Cup) (Mundial de Fútbol, Corea del Sur, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SHAWN THEW EDITORIAL USE ONLY
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 South Korea's Son Heung-min scores their first goal REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 South Korea's Son Heung-min scores their first goal REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 South Korea's Lee Seung-woo during the match REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 South Korea's Lee Seung-woo during the match REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 South Korea's Lee Seung-woo looks dejected REUTERS/Darren Staples TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - South Korea vs Mexico - Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia - June 23, 2018 South Korea's Lee Seung-woo looks dejected REUTERS/Darren Staples TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

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