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 By Nick Miller

Robert Lewandowski: Poland 'not effective' in loss to Senegal

The hosts Russia continue their fine World Cup form, Japan beat 10-man Colombia and Senegal become the first African nation to win at the 2018 World Cup.
Senegal's Idrissa Gueye helped his side to a perfect start, after his shot ricocheted off of Poland's Thiago Cionek and into the back of the net.

Robert Lewandowski offered a scathing appraisal of Poland's performance in their opening game of the 2018 World Cup, saying their display was "not effective" in a 2-1 defeat to Senegal on Tuesday.

Poland lost thanks to a pair of careless mistakes, the first an own-goal from Thiago Cionek and the second coming after a series of errors from, among others, Jan Bednarek and Wojciech Szczesny.

But while their two goals carried more than an element of fortune, Senegal were much the better side, looking...