PARIS (AP) There was high drama even before the first game, when Spain fired its coach. There'll be drama, promise, at the last game, too, with France aiming to block Croatian membership in the small.. FOX Sports
Nestor Pitana has described being chosen as the referee for Sunday’s World Cup final between France and Croatia as a “dream”. The 43-year-old becomes only the second man to officiate the.. SoccerNews.com
FIFA have named Argentinian Nestor Pitana as the referee for Sunday’s World Cup final between France and Croatia. The 43-year-old officiated the tournament’s opening game between Russia and Saudi.. SoccerNews.com
RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia on Thursday welcomed a move by soccer's governing body FIFA to take legal action against television channel beoutQ for illegally broadcasting the 2018 World Cup, saying.. SBS
Alan Dzagoev has returned to training ahead of Russia’s World Cup quarter-final against Croatia and insists he is ready to play in Sochi on Sunday. The 28-year-old midfielder has not featured for.. SoccerNews.com
Artem Dzyuba has compared Sunday’s World Cup last-16 tie against Spain to a world title fight with Russia cast as the daring underdog. Burly striker Dzyuba has been a key player for Stanislav.. SoccerNews.com
WE ARE set for a fantastic opening day of last-16 ties as the second match of the day looks an enticing encounter as Uruguay and Portugal lock horns in Sochi.
After unconvincing wins over Egypt.. City A.M.
The FIFA World Cup kicked off in Russia early this month with the hosts hammering a poor Saudi Arabia side 5-0 in the opening match. It has been a tournament of firsts, from the implementation of VAR.. SoccerNews.com
Juan Antonio Pizzi’s contract as Saudi Arabia coach has been extended until the end of the side’s participation in the 2019 Asian Cup. Pizzi was named as manager in November 2017 and oversaw their.. SoccerNews.com
VOLGOGRAD, Russia (Reuters) - After Saudi Arabia opened the World Cup with a "shameful" 5-0 humiliation at the hands of hosts Russia, the Asian side showed a marked improvement in their subsequent.. SBS
The excitement over the historic success achieved not too long ago when Egypt secured their place in the World Cup for the first time since 1990 did not last for long. The Pharaos leave Russia with two.. SoccerNews.com
Mohamed Salah has apologised to Egypt’s fans after their elimination from the World Cup Monday. The Pharaohs went out of the tournament with a whimper as they crashed to a 2-1 defeat to Saudi.. SoccerNews.com
VOLGOGRAD, Russia (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia pulled off a last-gasp 2-1 win over Egypt as the two sides departed from the tournament on Monday, adding to the misery of Egypt's prolific striker Mohamed.. SBS