FIFA World Cup 2018

Top Five One Man National Teams in Football

Cristiano Ronaldo Breaks Yet Another Record

Cristiano Ronaldo did what he does best as he smashed another record when he headed…

World Cup

Russia 2018 -The Final Race for the World Cup

The 2018 FIFA World cup in Russia is only a few months away. The qualifers…

Messi

Messi Magic Ensures Argentina World Cup Berth

It’s in times of adversity, that a true character of a sportsperson shows itself. It’s…

U.S. held in qualifier, wins for Mexico and Costa Rica

(Reuters) – The United States were held to a frustrating 0-0 draw by Trinidad and…

Lucas Biglia

Biglia goal gives Argentina vital win over Colombia

BARRANQUILLA, Colombia (Reuters) – Argentina midfielder Lucas Biglia scored a 20th minute goal to kick-start…

Second half goals ease Nigeria past brave Swaziland

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Goals from Moses Simon and Efe Ambrose eased Nigeria into the…

Japan

Japan top in World Cup group after struggle to beat Cambodia

By Prak Chan Thul PHNOM PENH (Reuters) – Japan edged closer to their sixth World…

Qatar first to qualify for Asian Cup, Iran win

By Patrick Johnston SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Qatar became the first side to book a spot…

Tim Cahill

Cahill bags hat-trick as Australia thump Bangladesh 4-0

DHAKA (Reuters) – Tim Cahill scored his first international hat-trick in over a decade as…

Hong Kong

Hong Kong dents China’s World Cup football dream in qualifier

By James Pomfret HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong held China to a nil-nil draw…

Gerardo Martino

Argentine FA chief backs beleaguered coach Martino

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Argentina’s worst start to a World Cup qualifying campaign does not…

Dunga Brazil

Unpopular Dunga urges fans to get behind Brazil

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazil have never lost a match in Salvador’s Fonte Nova stadium…

Argentina hope to kick-start campaign in Colombia heat

BARRANQUILLA, Colombia (Reuters) – Troubled Argentina, without talisman Lionel Messi, will look for a victory…

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Aubameyang banishes unhappy memories as Gabon advance

By Mark Gleeson CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang banished ghosts of the past with…

James Sutherland

Sutherland defends scrapped tour as Socceroos travel to Bangladesh

PERTH (Reuters) – Australia’s cricket chief has defended the postponement of a test tour of…

CONCACAF Mexico

CONCACAF big guns start with wins on road to Russia

REUTERS – CONCACAF big guns Mexico, the United States and Costa Rica all got off…

USA CONCACAF

After early shock, USA hit St Vincent for six

REUTERS – The United States recovered from conceding a surprise early goal to crush St Vincent…

World Cup Qualifiers

Africa’s heavyweights held to goalless draws in World Cup qualifiers

By Mark Gleeson JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – The small Comoros Islands and kingdom of Swaziland enjoyed…

Jaded Japan plot Singapore sting

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – A weary Japan are out for revenge when they take on Singapore…

Carlos Tevez

Injured Tevez out of Argentina World Cup qualifiers

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Argentina striker Carlos Tevez has pulled out of their squad for…

FIFA

Dutch, Belgians seek legal advice on whether to sue FIFA

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Netherlands and Belgium have sought legal advice over whether to seek compensation…

Kelechi Iheanacho

Iheanacho named in Nigeria squad for World Cup qualifiers

LAGOS (Reuters) – Manchester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho is set for his international debut after…

Mile Jedinak

Jedinak and Ryan back in the Socceroos’ squad

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Skipper Mile Jedinak and goalkeeper Mat Ryan have returned to Australia’s squad…

Chile

Sanchez inspires Chile to 4-3 win over Peru

LIMA (Reuters) – Alexis Sanchez and Eduardo Vargas scored two goals each as Chile beat…

Uruguay

Uruguay thrash Colombia in World Cup qualifier

MONTEVIDEO (Reuters) – Uruguay earned a second consecutive World Cup qualifying win after goals from…

Argentina and Brazil

Argentina and Brazil and both lose in first World Cup qualifiers

(Reuters) – Argentina and Brazil both lost their opening World Cup qualifiers on Thursday as…

Aguero

Aguero to miss Paraguay clash due to injury

(Reuters) – Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero will miss Argentina’s World Cup qualifier against Paraguay…

Brazil

Brazil lose opening World Cup Qualifier to Chile

SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Chile got their 2018 World Cup campaign off to the perfect start…

Godin Uruguay

Uruguay get first ever win at high altitude in Bolivia

LA PAZ (Reuters) – Uruguay made light of missing suspended strikers Luis Suarez and Edinson…