Van Gaal takes on media in spat over tactics ahead of FIFA World Cup quarterfinal against Argentina

Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal went on the offensive on Thursday, defending his tactics, reputation and past history as he sparred with reporters in another bellicose performance ahead of his … Read More

German football league replaces first female CEO with two men

The German football league is replacing its first female CEO with two men. Axel Hellmann and Oliver Leki are to take over with immediate effect from Donata Hopfen, who is … Read More

FIFA World Cup: Morocco changing face of football, says former ‘golden generation’ hero

Morocco midfielder Abderrazak Khairi wrote his name in the country’s football history books by scoring twice against Portugal to lead the first ‘golden generation’ of the Atlas Lions to the … Read More

Declan Rice returns to training ahead of England vs France quarterfinal at FIFA World Cup after illness absence

England midfielder Declan Rice returned to training on Thursday, easing fears about his fitness ahead of Saturday’s World Cup quarter-final against France. Midfielder Kalvin Phillips told a news conference that … Read More

FIFA World Cup: Morocco defender Aguerd in race to get fit for Portugal clash

Key Morocco defender Nayef Aguerd faces a race against time to be fit for Saturday’s World Cup quarter-final against Portugal after he limped off in tears during the last-16 win … Read More

Spain coach Luis Enrique steps down after shock FIFA World Cup exit

Spain coach Luis Enrique has left his job after the country’s elimination in the last-16 at the FIFA World Cup, the Spanish football federation said on Twitter on Thursday. Spain … Read More

When will Messi play next in FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022?

Argentina qualified for the quarterfinal of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 after a thrilling 2-1 win over Australia in the Round of 16 at the Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium … Read More

When will Neymar play next in FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022?

Brazil qualified for the FIFA World Cup quarterfinal after a dominant 4-1 win against South Korea in the Round of 16 on December 6 at Stadium 974. Brazil’s star forward … Read More

When will Cristiano Ronaldo play next in FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022?

Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo did not make the starting lineup in a FIFA World Cup Round of 16 match against Switzerland at the Lusail Stadium. Goncalo Ramos took his place in the playing XI … Read More