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Netherlands start World Cup with 2-0 win over Senegal
The Netherlands tasted a 2-0 victory against Senegal on Monday in their World Cup Group A match.
Neither side was able to break the deadlock for the first 45 minutes at the Al Thumama stadium in Doha, Qatar.
In minute 65, Boulaye Dia attempted to score a goal with a close-range kick but was denied by Dutch goalkeeper Andries Noppert.
The Netherlands broke the stalemate when Cody Gakpo powered a header into the back of the net, assisted by Frenkie De Jong in the 84th minute.
Davy Klaassen doubled the lead with a close-range finish in stoppage time (90+9).
In another Group A match, Ecuador won the World Cup opener against host nation Qatar as team captain Enner Valencia netted the ball twice for the 2-0 victory on Sunday.
Video: Chinese protesters in Xinjiang advancing on & breaking through police lines
Video: Chinese protesters in the Kunlun Lake community in Hotan, Xinjiang advancing on & breaking through police lines. Hotan is 98% Uyghur (pre-crackdown) & seeing this level o...
The FTX story just gets wilder
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A paramedic fought to save a crash victim, not knowing it was her daughter
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In high spirit, Saudi squad continue training ahead of meeting Poland Saturday
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Gulf ministers reject hostile campaigns targeting GCC states
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Kosovo and Serbia reach deal on license plate dispute — Borrell
The leaders of Serbia and Kosovo reached an agreement to end their dispute over license plates, according to the European Union’s top diplomat.
138 government employees arrested in Saudi crackdown on corruption
Authorities in Saudi Arabia have arrested 138 people employed in various ministries in a crackdown on corruption.
Senegal beat Qatar 3-1, hosts on brink of elimination in World Cup
Senegal defeated Qatar 3-1 in the FIFA World Cup's Group A match on Friday, leaving the hosts on the brink of elimination in the tournament.
Saudi Arabia, Iraq agree to take all measures to stabilize oil market
Saudi Arabia and Iraq have agreed to take all necessary measures to achieve balance and stability in the global oil market.
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