David Lee in Russia: GOATS, Goals and Gone - a look at the group stage of the World Cup

Marcos Rojo of Argentina celebrates with teammate Lionel Messi after scoring the winning goal against Nigeria.
Marcos Rojo of Argentina celebrates with teammate Lionel Messi after scoring the winning goal against Nigeria.PHOTO: EPA-EFE

KALININGRAD - Reigning champions Germany have been dethroned, while some other giants have failed to fire so far. Here's what we can glean from the group stage of the World Cup:


Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts after missing a penalty against Iran. PHOTO: REUTERS

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