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Milan's Juraj Kucka in action against Hernanes of Juventus during the Serie A clash at the San Siro stadium, Milan.

World soccer's images from the weekend include a win for the U17 Women's team from North Korea plus action from Europe, Africa and America.

Uganda celebrate

Cranes reach the Nations Cup finals after four decades away