VENUE: National Stadium
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|93'||Both sides will need to improve their defending as the tournament goes on but, for now, both will feel they can progress from the group.|
|93'||Mexico rescue a 1-1 draw with the hosts, who provided a genuine threat and didn't let the thousands of fans in the stadium down.|
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Italy and Russia will play two friendlies before the 2018 World Cup following a new partnership between the federations.
FIFA has blocked rock concerts from being staged in World Cup stadiums ahead of the 2018 tournament in Russia.
Howard Webb was "gutted beyond belief" to miss the red card for Netherlands midfielder Nigel De Jong when he refereed the 2010 World Cup final.
North America is a stronger favourite to host the 2026 World Cup after FIFA agreed UEFA and Asian confederation members should not bid again so soon.
FIFA is to take a closer look at the options for expanding the World Cup to 40 or 48 teams for 2026, according to council member Michel D'Hooghe.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino explains the options available to create an expanded World Cup competition.