Marcello Lippi has resigned as China head coach after taking responsibility for a 2022 World Cup qualifying defeat to Syria. China remain in the hunt for the third round of…
Australia made it four wins from four in the second round of World Cup qualifying as Adam Taggart secured a 1-0 win away to Jordan. The Suwon Bluewings striker scored…
Kenneth Dougall could make his Socceroos debut later this month as Tom Rogic and Martin Boyle were also named in a 24-man Australia squad for a World Cup qualifier against…
Lionel Messi insists he would not change anything about his decorated career in order to win a World Cup. The lack of a major international honour remains the glaring absence…
Adam Taggart and Jackson Irvine hit first-half braces before Harry Souttar notched a headed double as Australia cruised to a 7-1 win over Chinese Taipei in World Cup qualifying. Graham…
The historic World Cup qualifier between North Korea and South Korea in Pyongyang ended in a 0-0 draw at an empty Kim Il-sung Stadium. South Korea last crossed the border…
South Korea are in a positive frame of mind ahead of an historic World Cup qualifier against North Korea in Pyongyang on Tuesday, according to head coach Paulo Bento. The…
Ansu Fati has been called into the Spain Under-21 squad, just 24 hours after being granted clearance to play for his adopted country. Fati was added to the party to…
Thousands of women watched Iran thrash Cambodia 14-0 in a men's 2022 World Cup qualifier on Thursday in a historic move welcomed by FIFA. Authorities in Iran have enforced a…
Harry Souttar marked his international debut with a brace and Jamie Maclaren notched a hat-trick as Australia settled for a 5-0 win over minnows Nepal in World Cup qualifying. Born…
Bastian Schweinsteiger will be remembered as one of Germany's all-time greats because he was "symbolic" for more than 10 years, according to his first Bayern Munich coach Ottmar Hitzfeld. Schweinsteiger,…
Trent Sainsbury has been left out of Australia's squad for World Cup qualifiers against Nepal and Chinese Taipei due to injury as captain Mark Milligan returns. Maccabi Haifa defender Sainsbury,…
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…
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…
One day on from the end of Russia 2018, the sadness at bidding farewell to one of the greatest World Cups of all time is almost too much to bear,…
World Cup winner Lothar Matthaus does not believe that a French era of dominance is near despite Les Bleus lifting a second world crown on Sunday.
France are world champions for the second time after winning a scintillating final against Croatia that epitomised a tournament packed with drama, goals, glory and heartache.
France's array of superstars came out to shine as Antoine Griezmann, Paul Pogba and Kylian Mbappe fired them to World Cup glory with an emphatic 4-2 win over Croatia.
Thomas Meunier and Eden Hazard combined to secure Belgium's best performance at a World Cup as they edged England 2-0 in the third-place play-off in St Petersburg on Saturday.
Thomas Meunier says beating England to the bronze medal is now the minimum requirement for Belgium at the 2018 World Cup.
As seismic sporting shocks go, Wednesday saw one of the biggest in years. Roger Federer, tennis' 20-time major-winning great, squandered a two-set lead and a match point to lose to…
Mario Mandzukic's extra-time strike completed a battling turnaround as Croatia beat England 2-1 in Moscow to reach the World Cup final for the first time in their history.
Samuel Umtiti was the unlikely hero as France reached the World Cup final for the third time in 20 years courtesy of a 1-0 win over Belgium in St Petersburg…
Gareth Southgate is proud of the way England fans have turned the Three Lions song into a source of renewed support after admitting he "couldn't listen to [it] for 20…
Ashley Young wants England to focus on their own qualities ahead of the World Cup semi-final against Croatia, rather than worry about the threat of Luka Modric.
The Croatian Football Federation (HNS) has sacked Ognjen Vukojevic after the former international appeared in a social media video with Domagoj Vida and allegedly made pro-Ukraine remarks.
France forward Kylian Mbappe did not take part in training on the eve of their World Cup semi-final against Belgium.
Eric Dier has been astonished by Raheem Sterling's focus and attitude despite negative coverage in sections of the British media ahead of and during the World Cup.
For a dominant midfielder aiming to make their mark in the latter stages of an international tournament, Zinedine Zidane indisputably remains the benchmark in the modern era.
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