Graham Arnold praised Australia's mentality after the Socceroos made a winning start to their World Cup qualifying campaign. Mathew Leckie scored twice to lead Australia to a 3-0 win away…
Mathew Leckie scored twice as Australia coasted to a 3-0 victory over Kuwait, launching their mission to qualify for the 2022 World Cup. Australia missed out on hosting the tournament,…
Michael Owen has admitted he still feels "resentment" towards David Beckham for being sent off in England's match against Argentina at the 1998 World Cup. England held Argentina to a…
The official emblem for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar has been revealed by organisers. The logo, inspired by local and regional Arab culture and landscapes, is described as embodying…
Adam Taggart has been rewarded for his goalscoring form with a spot in Australia's squad to face Kuwait in their opening World Cup qualifier. Socceroos head coach Graham Arnold included…
Argentina World Cup winner Jose Luis Brown has died at the age of 62. The former La Albiceleste defender had been battling Alzheimer's disease. Brown, who was nicknamed 'Tata' throughout…
Mario Gotze believes his 2014 World Cup-winning goal for Germany was "not that great" for his career, conceding it created "huge" expectations. Borussia Dortmund star Gotze, then of rivals Bayern…
Australia will battle old demons after being thrust into the same group as Jordan in the second round of AFC qualifying for the 2022 World Cup. The draw took place…
Australia are in talks with Indonesia about a potential joint bid to host the 2034 World Cup, Football Football Australia (FFA) has confirmed. FFA officials met with their Indonesian counterparts…
Former Atletico Madrid and Spain striker Fernando Torres has announced he is to retire after 18 years in professional football. The 35-year-old had been playing in Japan's J.League with Sagan…
Former UEFA president Michel Platini was released by police after being questioned during investigations into the decision to award the 2022 World Cup to Qatar. Platini, who turns 64 on…
Vladyslav Supriaha inspired Ukraine to Under-20 World Cup glory for the first time in their history as he scored twice in a 3-1 comeback win against South Korea. Ukraine trailed…
Spain and Portugal are considering a joint bid to host World Cup 2030, their respective football federations have confirmed. In 2010, the two nations submitted a bid to organise and…
Mongolia beat Brunei 2-0 in the first game of qualifying for the 2022 World Cup. With the tournament still nearly three and a half years away, the nations met in…
Norway and their striker Erling Haaland smashed Under-20 World Cup records in a 12-0 win over Honduras on Thursday. Haaland's incredible nine-goal haul eclipsed the record for most goals scored…
FIFA has abandoned plans to increase the number of teams at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48. World football's governing body said there was insufficient time to consider…
Ada Hegerberg has been left out of the Norway squad for the Women's World Cup. The Lyon star, the winner of the first women's Ballon d'Or last year, was expected…
Former striker Gabriel Batistuta said Gonzalo Higuain is mistreated in Argentina following his international retirement. Higuain called time on his Argentina career on Thursday, hitting back at critics who only…
Spain legend and World Cup 2022 global ambassador Xavi believes a 48-team tournament in Qatar 'will not be good'. In 2017, FIFA voted to add an extra 16 teams to…
FIFA has confirmed it will work with Qatar on an expanded 48-team World Cup in 2022 that will involve at least one more country hosting games. Football's governing body has…
Argentina left-back Nicolas Tagliafico accepts the national team simply do not know how to make the most of Barcelona star Lionel Messi. At club level, Messi has been arguably the…
Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay have agreed to launch a joint bid to host the World Cup in 2030, it has been confirmed. Chile's president Sebastian Pinera announced the move…
FIFA president Gianni Infantino has not ruled out increasing the number of teams participating at the 2022 World Cup to 48. Qatar will host the next edition of football's global…
Barcelona star Lionel Messi is almost at the level of Diego Maradona but Pele is the greatest of all time, according to Brazil legend Zico. Messi is enjoying another wonderful…
Lionel Messi does not need to win the World Cup to be considered an all-time great, according to Zico. Despite his enormous success with Barcelona, the biggest prize in international…
France's World Cup victory was not enough to lift them to the top of the FIFA world rankings and they end 2018 second behind beaten semi-finalists Belgium by only a…
Pele finds it difficult to defend Neymar from criticism over what is perceived as excessive simulation and has urged the Paris Saint-Germain striker to make the most of his ability.…
Interim Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni is to be offered the job on a permanent basis, according to Argentine Football Association (AFA) president Claudio Tapia. Former coach Jorge Sampaoli paid the…
FIFA president Gianni Infantino predicts the 2022 World Cup will be the "best ever" despite a continuing lack of clarity over the number of teams involved and where matches will…
Ivan Rakitic feels Croatia were the better side in the World Cup final and thinks decisions made by VAR favoured eventual winners France. Croatia went down 4-2 in Moscow in…
Top players could be banned from the World Cup if they take part in any breakaway competition, FIFA president Gianni Infantino has warned, saying: "You are either in or you…
Neymar will bounce back from criticism of his World Cup performances by being the best player at the next tournament in 2022, says former Brazil manager Vanderlei Luxemburgo.
Michael Ballack was surprised to see Germany coach Joachim Low keep his job following Die Mannschaft's World Cup debacle.
Jorge Sampaoli has no regrets over Argentina's failed World Cup campaign despite a last-16 loss to eventual winners France costing him his job.
Lionel Messi can still win the World Cup if Argentina do not abandon their "process", according to former head coach Jorge Sampaoli.
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