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World Cup fans will need special identity cards for matches
3 Mar 2017
A special identity card has been created for soccer fans at next year's World Cup in Russia and this year's Confederations Cup, says soccer's governing body FIFA.
FIFA tours Russia's Sochi ahead of Confederations and World Cups
1 Mar 2017
FIFA delegation inspects facilities in the resort city of Sochi as Russia prepares to host the Confederations Cup and the World Cup.
FIFA's Infantino praises expanded World Cup
10 Jan 2017
FIFA president Gianni Infantino praises expanded World Cup, says that football is 'more than just Europe and South America'.
World Cup labourers to stay safe with cooling hard hats
30 Dec 2016
Science & Tech
Migrant workers building soccer stadiums in Qatar's desert heat are to be given 'cooling' hard hats to reduce their body temperature and risk of suffering heat stroke, tournament organizers said.
FIFA's Infantino defends his 48-team World Cup proposal
8 Dec 2016
FIFA President Gianni Infantino defends his 48-team World Cup proposal while calling for 'zero tolerance' of child abuse in soccer.
A look back on Diego Maradona's World Cup career on his 56th birthday
30 Oct 2016
Martinez says intensity will be key in Belgium's World Cup qualifier against Bosnia
7 Oct 2016
Coach Roberto Martinez believes intensity is the key as Belgium prepare to face Bosnia in their World Cup Group H qualifier.
Test Match: Super Eagles beat Plateau Utd 3-0
6 Oct 2016
Rooney speaks on Infantino's World Cup expansion
5 Oct 2016
Fifa president Gianni Infantino is proposing to expand the World Cup to 48 teams, but England captain Wayne Rooney thinks it's fine as it is.
You have to beat 10 men - Sam Allardyce
5 Sep 2016
A relieved Sam Allardyce admitted he expected more in terms of attacking output from his England side, but was pleased to win his first game in charge against Slovakia.
NFF shifts focus to 2018 World Cup qualifier
31 Mar 2016