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Another Hat-Trick For Leo Messi As The Argentine Is Expecting Third Baby

The five-time Ballon d'Or winner with FC Barcelona is expecting third child with wife Antonella Roccuzzo. It has been quite a week for Leo Messi as his hat-trick against Ecuador qualified Argentina for the...

Ambitious Messi Will Take Revenge At 2018 World Cup, Says Klinsmann

Former German national coach Juergen Klinsmann is predicting a tight race for the 2018 World Cup title. According to the 53-year-old 1990 World Cup winner, Germany is among the favourites but won't win the...

Messi : Argentina Deserve To Be In The World Cup

Argentina got what they deserved by qualifying for next year's World Cup in Russia with a 3-1 victory over Ecuador on Tuesday, according to Lionel Messi. The Albiceleste entered Tuesday's final round of South American...

Will Confederations Cup Be Laid To Rest After FIFA World Cup Russia 2018?

The Confederations Cup is underway in Russia, one year before the 2018 World Cup Finals kick off. It is a tournament with a short and largely unglamorous history. The genesis was a tournament promoted by...

Putin Thanks FIFA For Trust And Cooperation As Confederations Cup Kicks Off

The FIFA Confederations Cup kicked off on Saturday in St. Petersburg.

Putin Pledges To Ensure High-Level Preparations For Upcoming Football Events In Russia

Russia will host the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup from June 17 to July 2 in four cities and the 2018 FIFA World Cup from June 14 to July 14.

FIFA Grants Permission To CONMEBOL To Try Video Assistant Referee System

The technology is likely to be tested in the Copa Libertadores and Copa Sudamericana in the second half of the year.

Chinese Electronics Giant Hisense Becomes Official Sponsor Of 2018 FIFA World Cup

Hisense will be able to associate its logo with the forthcoming major FIFA events, as well as numerous other rights.

Europe Gets Three Extra Spots As World Cup Expands To 48 Teams

Europe proposed new format to be introduced in 2026 that includes six-nation playoff to decide last two places in the quadrennial competition

Brazil Wants To Experiment With New Players After Sealing World Cup Berth

It was the Selecao's eighth consecutive victory, continuing Tite's unbroken run since he took over from Dunga in June.

UAE No Match For Australia As Socceroos Ease To 2-0 Win

At times Australia looked very vulnerable, as the UAE found space out wide against Australia's newly formed 3-4-3 formation.

Armenia Beats Kazakhstan 2-0 In World Cup Qualifier

Armenia beat the 10-man Kazakhstan 2-0 at home on Sunday in a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier. Following their incredible 3-2 comeback win over Group E leaders Montenegro last November, Armenia manager Artur Petrosyan was...

Germany, England Clinch Away Victory In 2018 World Cup Qualifiers

Germany kept their 100 percent record with a 4-1 road victory over Azerbaijan, England became the only team without conceding any goal after easing past Lithuania 2-0 at Wembley in 2018 World Cup European...

Kalinic’s Strike Helps Croatia Shine With Victory Against Ukraine

Nikola Kalinic scored his second goal in 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign and gave Croatia its fourth victory in five matches.

Spain, Italy Win World Cup Qualifiers As Buffon Makes His 1000th Career Appearance

Spain and Italy eased past their respective opponents to stay unbeaten in Group G of 2018 World Cup European qualifiers

Iran Beats Qatar 1-0 In 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier Match

Both teams went through ups and downs in their attempts to open the scoring but were not able to produce a goal in the first half.

Miguel Trauco Confident That Peru Can Turn Things Around In World Cup Qualifiers

Peru left-back Miguel Trauco said on Tuesday that victories against Venezuela and Uruguay in the next week will revive the team's chances.

Legalized Hooliganism! Russian Lawmaker Proposes Crazy 20-A-Side Arena Bouts Before World Cup

Keeping in mind last year's violent acts at the EURO 2016, Russian hooliganism seems to be a concern for almost anyone who wishes to witness a peaceful 2018 FIFA World Cup. Igor Lebedev, a Russian...

FIFA Stands Against Any Hooliganism, Wants Fans To Carry Special ID Cards In 2018...

In order to avoid any violence or hooliganism in 2018 World Cup and this year’s Confederations Cup, FIFA is leaving no stone unturned.

India Drop 12 Places To 167th In FIFA Rankings

India were in the 155th spot rankings last month. The dip follows poor performances in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers where India have lost all 3 matches.