World Cup

Portugal beats plucky Ghana in World Cup opener

Reading Time: < 1 minute Cristiano Ronaldo became the first player to score at five Fifa World Cups as Portugal began their campaign with a […]

Lewandowski misses penalty as Poland settles for frustrating draw with Mexico

Reading Time: 2 minutes Despite dictating general play, Mexico had goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa to thank for securing a point against Poland in their opening […]

Tunisia holds favourites Denmark to a barren draw

Reading Time: < 1 minute Underdogs Tunisia drew energy from a spirited crowd at the Education City Stadium on Tuesday and held Denmark 0-0 in […]

Argentina suffers humiliating defeat at the hands of Saudi Arabia

Reading Time: < 1 minute Saudi Arabia pulls off a miracle 2-1 upset over Argentina, an absolutely stunning result that immediately becomes the biggest win […]

England hammers Iran 6-2 in World Cup opener

Reading Time: 2 minutes England’s national football team today won its game against Iran with a 6-2 victory at the Khalifa International Stadium in […]

LGBTQ community frowning as World Cup kick-off in Qatar nears

Reading Time: 6 minutes “I’m a man and I love men. I do – please don’t be shocked – have sex with other men. […]

Pogba’s World Cup ambition in limbo

Reading Time: 2 minutes Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba could be ruled out of this year’s World Cup in Qatar with a knee injury he […]

Qatar bans alcohol from all World Cup stadiums

Reading Time: 2 minutes Fans attending the FIFA World Cup in Qatar later on this year will have to brace themselves for a sober […]

Europe-based stars switch allegiances to Ghana ahead of World Cup

Reading Time: 2 minutes The world football governing body FIFA has approved nationality changes for five European-born Ghanaian star players.Athletic Club’s Inaki Williams, Brighton’s […]

How Kenyan-born Awer Mabil led Australia to the 2022 World Cup

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenyan-born Awer Mabil just achieved possibly the greatest feat in his football career after scoring the winning goal that sent […]