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2018 World Cup Group Stage Draw

Posted on 1 Dec, 2017, by in Soccer

Here is the group stage draw for the 2018 World Cup. More

Lionel Messi

Meet The 32 Teams of the 2018 World Cup

Posted on 16 Nov, 2017, by in Featured, Soccer

The full set of 32 teams for the 2018 World Cup in Russia is complete, so we thought it would be a good opportunity to find a little bit about each side. The World Cup final lineup includes two sides making their debut (Iceland & Panama) and all the previous World Champions except one (Italy): Uruguay, Brazil, Germany, England, Argentina, France and Spain. More

Christian Eriksen is Going to the World Cup (Ireland vs Denmark)

Posted on 14 Nov, 2017, by in Soccer

After missing out on it last time, Denmark will be in the World Cup after thrashing Ireland in Dublin, led by the sublime Christian Eriksen with a hat trick, and even Lord Nicklas Bendtner made himself useful with a 90th minute penalty. More

Gianluigi Buffon

Italy Won’t be Going to the 2018 World Cup; Sweden Qualify

Posted on 13 Nov, 2017, by in Soccer

For the first time in 60 years, Italy won’t be in the World Cup next summer, failing to overturn their 1-0 loss against Sweden from the first leg in the UEFA playoffs to qualify to the World Cup. More

Christian Eriksen vs Ireland

Crosses & Long Range Shots That Amount to Nothing (Denmark vs Ireland)

Posted on 11 Nov, 2017, by in Soccer

The fourth and final of the first legs in the UEFA playoffs to the 2018 World Cup was a rather dull affair in Copenhagen, as Denmark couldn’t find a way through a disciplined Ireland defense, the match ending in a 0-0 draw. More

Sweden beat Italy

Gian Piero Ventura Close to Making the Wrong Kind of World Cup History (Sweden vs Italy)

Posted on 10 Nov, 2017, by in Soccer

Sweden, thanks to a Jakob Johansson goal in the 61st minute, are taking a 1-0 lead from the first leg of their World Cup playoff clash with Italy to the away leg. The Italians looked miserable and unimaginative for the whole 90 minutes, like during most of their campaign, with the blame seemingly falling on the shoulders of head coach Gian Piero Ventura. More

Switzerland beat Northern Ireland

World Cup Playoffs: 1st Leg Scores (Croatia vs Greece, Northern Ireland vs Switzerland)

Posted on 9 Nov, 2017, by in Soccer

The World Cup Playoff matches in Europe have begun, with Croatia and Switzerland taking huge leads to carry into the second legs. In the Croats case, it’s well deserved, but not so much in regards to Switzerland. More

James McClean

Who Can Still Make the World Cup?

Posted on 11 Oct, 2017, by in Soccer

23 teams have secured their place in the 2018 World Cup which will be held in Russia, among them two nations who will make their debuts: Panama and Iceland. This leaves 9 spots up for grab. More

Nigeria beat Zambia

Nigeria First African Team to Clinch 2018 World Cup Spot

Posted on 7 Oct, 2017, by in Soccer

We’re up to 12 teams that are assured a place in the 2018 World Cup in Russia, as Nigeria become the first side from Africa to qualify. More

Spain clinch World Cup spot

Spain the 11th Team to Qualify for the 2018 World Cup

Posted on 7 Oct, 2017, by in Soccer

In a surprise to no one, Spain clinched their spot in the 2018 World Cup, securing the top spot in Group G of the UEFA qualifiers following their 3-0 win over Albania. More