Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 06:41
Brazilian police used pepper spray to prevent some 200 protestors from getting near Rio de Janeiro`s Maracana stadium Sunday during the Argentina-Bosnia World Cup game.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 05:46
Spain will be lifted by a reminder of the glory of four years ago as the defence of their World Cup crown begins against 2010 finalists the Netherlands in Salvador on Friday in a standout Group B opener.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 05:31
FIFA president Sepp Blatter on Wednesday all but confirmed he would run for re-election despite criticism that the game and organisation have been tarnished by accusations of corruption during his long reign.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 04, 2013, 18:06
Italy coach Cesare Prandelli is to step down following the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, according to reports in Italy on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 04, 2013, 00:02
Brazil`s communications minister said Thursday that the 12 stadiums to be used for the 2014 soccer World Cup will serve as springboards to greater high-speed Internet access nationwide.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 13, 2013, 18:07
Russia will receive a million visitors during the 2018 World Cup, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said.
Last Updated: Friday, August 17, 2012, 16:48
Britain has offered to help Brazil prepare for the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympic Games.
Last Updated: Friday, July 27, 2012, 17:35
Former England boss Fabio Capello is aiming to rebuild his reputation after he agreed to become the new coach for the Russian football team.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 19:57
CSKA Moscow goalkeeper Igor Akinfeyev has become the first ambassador of the 2018 soccer World Cup to be held in Russia, the local organising committee announced on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Friday, April 15, 2011, 09:18
Most Brazilian airports being upgraded for the 2014 soccer World Cup will not be ready on time.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 08, 2010, 22:26
Former football internationals S S Narayan, Fortunato Franco and Brahmanand Shankawalkar on Saturday said Lionel Messi’s Argentina could go on to regain the World Cup in South Africa.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 15, 2010, 23:31
A screaming crowd pelted South African police with bottles and cans and threw petrol bombs on Thursday – just to make sure the riot squad is ready for trouble during June’s World Cup.
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