Lopetegui sacked by Spain on eve of World Cup kick-off after Real Madrid appointment

The move threatens to destabilise one of the most highly-rated teams in the tournament, with La Roja set to play Portugal on Friday Julen Lopetegui has been sacked as manager of Spain , after taking the Real Madrid job on...

Nigeria arrive in Russia for 2018 Fifa World Cup

The Super Eagles landed at the Mineralnye Vody International Airport on Monday night in the run-up to their sixth World Cup appearance Nigeria landed in Russia on Monday night ahead of their 2018 Fifa World Cup opener against Croatia on...

Rank every World Cup 2018 kit from Nigeria’s snazzy number to England’s basic design

The FIFA World Cup 2018 is under two weeks away and people's appetite is growing. It won't be long before football fans are treated to three matches a day which starts after the competition opener. Hosts Russia kick off the tournament...

Germany hungry for back-to-back World Cup titles

Joachim Loew believes Germany will be hunted “like never before” when they attempt to become the first team for 56 years to successfully defend the World Cup in Russia. Brazil, who lifted the Jules Rimet trophy in 1958 and 1962,...

Egypt president reveals if Mohamed Salah will play in World Cup

LIVERPOOL star Mohamed Salah will miss at least one game of the World Cup in Russia, according to Egypt president Hany Abo Rida. Liverpool star Salah faces a fight to make the World Cup in Russia following his injury in...

Nigeria: Eagles to Visit Buhari Today Before Departing for England Friendly

The Russia 2018 World Cup-bound Super Eagles contingent are scheduled to meet President Muhammadu Buhari today at the Presidential Villa in Abuja before flying out to London for Pre-World Cup clash with the Three Lions of England at Wembley...

FIFA World Cup Prize Money & Distribution [2018 total $527 Million]

Federation Internationale de Football Association which is simply known as FIFA is pondering to spend a huge amount of money in upcoming 21st edition of FIFA World Cup which will be scheduled to stage in next 2018 and Russia...

Football: Blatter hits out at FIFA’s World Cup bidding process

Former FIFA chief Sepp Blatter says he is shocked at a rule which has been inserted into the World Cup bidding process that could allow a five-man task force to disqualify a candidate before a democratic vote is held. ZURICH:...
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Watch: FIFA group visits potential 2026 World Cup match sites near New York City

FIFA’s 2026 World Cup Bid Evaluation Group visited potential host stadiums near New York City if the tri-nation bid of the USA, Canada, and Mexico wins the right to host the tournament. Red Bull Arena, home to MLS side New...

World Cup 2018: Seven best World Cup songs of all time

As the kick-off of Russia 2018 creeps ever closer it’s time to re-visit some of the songs of previous World Cups. There has been some stunners and some shockers, official and unofficial, anthems and albums – going back 56 years...