The Twellman Doctrine: A World Cup blueprint for U.S. Soccer (2:23)
Project Russia: Allez les Bleus! (2:42)
Robson: Pogba can be the world's best player (1:54)
France run over Croatia in second half (0:47)
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1hJonathan Johnson, France blogger

Griezmann 8/10 for France, Kante 3/10

Antoine Griezmann massively stepped up for France in the World Cup final but Hugo Lloris and N'Golo Kante had tough afternoons.

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1hESPN

Modric, Mbappe, Courtois win World Cup awards

Croatia midfielder Luka Modric accepted the Golden Ball award as the best player at the World Cup after his side lost to France 4-2 in the final.

France's class proved too much for Croatia (1:24)
France rarely at their best in World Cup triumph (3:07)
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2hMark Ogden, Senior Writer ESPN FC

Mbappe magic powers France to World Cup glory

France won a chaotic World Cup final that featured VAR controversy, the latest step on Kylian Mbappe's ascent to greatness and a hatful of goals.

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2hESPN

France beat Croatia to claim World Cup glory

France won the World Cup with a 4-2 win over Croatia; Didier Deschamps became the third ever manager to win the trophy as a player and manager.

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2hAssociated Press

Pitch invaders briefly disrupt World Cup final

Russian activist rock band Pussy Riot have claimed responsibility for the pitch invasion that briefly interrupted the World Cup final in Moscow.

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3hESPN

Mbappe youngest since Pele with WC final goal

With a goal against Croatia on Sunday, France's Kylian Mbappe became the first teenager to score in the World Cup final since Pele did so in 1958.

WC Standings

Group AGPWDLGDP
Uruguay3300+59
Russia3201+46
Saudi Arabia3102-53
Egypt3003-40
Group BGPWDLGDP
Spain3120+15
Portugal3120+15
Iran311104
Morocco3012-21
Group CGPWDLGDP
France3210+27
Denmark3120+15
Peru310203
Australia3012-31
Group DGPWDLGDP
Croatia3300+69
Argentina3111-24
Nigeria3102-13
Iceland3012-31
Group EGPWDLGDP
Brazil3210+47
Switzerland3120+15
Serbia3102-23
Costa Rica3012-31
Group FGPWDLGDP
Sweden3201+36
Mexico3201-16
South Korea310203
Germany3102-23
Group GGPWDLGDP
Belgium3300+79
England3201+56
Tunisia3102-33
Panama3003-90
Group HGPWDLGDP
Colombia3201+36
Japan311104
Senegal311104
Poland3102-33