1982 World Cup

Euro 2016, SF 2: Remembering Seville 1982 —  the `scar` on France-German football relations

Euro 2016, SF 2: Remembering Seville 1982 — the `scar` on France-German football relations

For many, West Germany`s 1982 World Cup semi-final against France in Seville remains the ultimate, an engrossing duel providing new plot twists at every turn.

Jul 05, 2016, 21:32 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2014: Germany vs Algeria - Preview

Germany coach Joachim Loew insists the settling of a 32-year-old World Cup score should not be a motivator for Algeria in Monday`s last 16 clash at Brazil 2014.

Jun 30, 2014, 16:36 PM IST

Thatcher govt wanted 1982 World Cup boycott over Falklands War

Former Britain Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher`s government wanted to demand the withdraw of the country`s team from the 1982 World Cup amid fears that they could play Argentina while British and Argentine troops were fighting in the Falklands, according to officials documents.

May 01, 2014, 17:32 PM IST

Workmanlike Brazil can lift World Cup, says Zico

Legendary Brazilian Zico says he is worried about Lionel Messi`s Argentina but makes his own nation favourites to lift the World Cup on home soil in July.

Feb 14, 2014, 21:01 PM IST

Former French international Philippe Mahut dies

Former French international footballer Philippe Mahut, who played in the 1982 World Cup, has died, aged 57.

Feb 09, 2014, 05:00 AM IST

Italy World Cup winning coach Bearzot dies

Enzo Bearzot, the coach who led Italy to victory in the final of the 1982 World Cup against the odds, has died at the age of 83.

Dec 21, 2010, 20:33 PM IST

Italy World Cup winning coach Bearzot dies

Enzo Bearzot, the coach who led Italy to victory in the final of the 1982 World Cup against the odds, has died at the age of 83.

Dec 21, 2010, 20:33 PM IST