As Rio 2016 starts in a few days, we take a look at five things to know about football at Olympics.
Less than a week before the opening of the Olympics, IOC leaders will meet in Rio de Janeiro this weekend to review the final preparations for the games and deal with the fallout from the doping scandal that has led to the exclusion of more than 100 Russian athletes.
Germany's Bastian Schweinsteiger walks away from die Mannschaft two years after his crowning moment in helping win the 2014 World Cup at Maracana stadium.
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Germany coach Joachim Loew says his team is yet to hit peak form in the World Cup despite their unbeaten run to the tournament's quarterfinals.
After wearing down Algeria's defense before coming from behind to win, Belgium could well face a similar battle of attrition against Russia at Rio's Maracana stadium on Sunday in Group H.
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Pirlo brought the fickle and notoriously difficult-to-please Maracana crowd to its feet as he curled a free kick over the wall and into the top corner in the 27th minute from distance.