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  • FIFA World Cup Russia 2018

    Luck plays its part

    Lady Luck plays a small but significant role in a World Cup that runs over a month.

  • It's not coming home

    Sorry, England! It's not the World Cup, but the footballers who are coming home.

  • It's game of maths now

    It's a game of mathematics now. The World Cup in Russia has reached an exciting phase. Except for eight teams, the fate of the rest hangs in the balance.

  • Kompany's WC in doubt

    Defender Vincent Kompany will require a scan to determine if he can play in the World Cup in Russia after injuring his groin during Belgium's goalless draw with Portugal in a friendly on Saturday.

  • FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 (Official Video)

    Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup From Jun 14 to Jul 15, 2018 The 2018. FIFA World Cup will be the 21st FIFA World Cup, a quadrennial international football tournament contested by the men's national teams of the member associations of FIFA

  • FIFA World Cup Russia 2018

    Russia faces 'very real' threat of attack at World Cup

    Russia says it will take extraordinary measures to combat any terrorist threat when it hosts the World Cup next year, as its military campaign in Syria makes the country a prime target for jihadists.

  • Allardyce praises Rooney

    Sam Allardyce vows to defer to captain Wayne Rooney over his positioning after starting life as England manager with a last-gasp 1-0 win over Slovakia in World Cup qualifying.

  • England begin Allardyce era

    Sam Allardyce's tenure as England manager begins on Sunday when his side launch their bid to reach the 2018 World Cup

  • Loew banking on rising stars

    With Manuel Neuer confirmed as his new captain, Joachim Loew plans to blood Germany's next generation as part of his team's preparations to defend their World Cup title in Russia.

  • USA edge closer to final round

    Borussia Dortmund teenager Christian Pulisic scores twice as the United States thrashed Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 6-0.

  • De Rossi out, Bonucci returns

    Italy midfielder Daniele De Rossi will miss Monday's 2018 World Cup qualifier in Israel but defender Leonardo Bonucci is expected to be available.

  • World Cup qualifier: Australia beat Bangladesh 4-0

    Tim Cahill hat-trick powers visiting Australia to a 4-0 victory over hosts Bangladesh in a FIFA World Cup qualifier match.