Gold Cup 2019

Grp C: Curacao keep the fairytale alive with last gasp equaliser

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By Paul Nicholson at the Banc of California Stadium, Los Angeles

June 25 – It wasn’t an act of giant killing but it was a giant act. Curacao, who had never scored a goal in the Gold Cup until last Friday, stunned the Reggae Boyz with a goal in stoppage time to give them a lifeline to the next round.

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Exclusive: Turkey set to bid for 2026 World Cup

By David Owen in Istanbul

April 14 – Turkey may bid to stage the 2026 World Cup. Orhan Gorbon, manager of Turkey’s current bid for the 2016 European Football Championship, told insideworldfootball exclusively that a campaign for the 2026 tournament was part of a personal “10-year plan”.

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