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Germany coach Joachim Löw has some tough decisions ahead of him in 2019
The German national team will have been glad to see the end of 2018. After failing to get past the group stage at the World Cup, they were relegated in the Nations League. Coach Löw has tough decisions to make in 2019.
Germany, defeated in 2018 World Cup, still loved by fans
15 Oct 2018
The German national team has had a lot to reckon with this year: a humiliating defeat in the World Cup, players either not up to snuff or departing altogether. But there’s one group that still loves Joachim Löw’s side: young players.
Modric still not back to his best after post-World Cup burnout
28 Sep 2018
FIFA Men's Player of the Year Luka Modric said that he is yet to return to peak fitness this season, with only three weeks off after an emotionally and physically draining World Cup campaign with Croatia.
Heroes to some, criminals to others: Pussy Riot
8 Aug 2018
The Russian protest group Pussy Riot made an unforgettable appearance during the World Cup Final in Moscow - one that got them thrown into jail.
Messi returns to Barcelona training after World Cup
1 Aug 2018
Messi returns to Barcelona training after World Cup.
McCall says ITV's strength not just down to World Cup, `Love Island'
26 Jul 2018
ITV Plc, the broadcaster of “Love Island,” said advertising sales were bolstered by the hit reality show and England’s better-than-expected run at the soccer World Cup.
World Cup was right time to end Socceroos career, says Cahill
20 Jul 2018
Australia's top goal scorer Tim Cahill knew the time was right to end his international career after the World Cup but the attacking midfielder said on Friday (July 20) he wants to continue playing at club level.
Has the World Cup changed Russia?
16 Jul 2018
While the players are having a well earned rest after the semi-finals this week, the fans are out and about sightseeing in Russia. This can't be taken for granted as the country has been notoriously restrictive of tourists' movement in the past.
Paris fan zone goes wild at final whistle as France wins World Cup
15 Jul 2018
Fans in Paris went wild at the final whistle in the World Cup final on Sunday (July 15) as France won the competition for the second time in its history, beating Croatia 4-2.
World Cup has changed perception of Russia: FIFA head
15 Jul 2018
The World Cup has helped changed people's view of Russia, FIFA President Gianni Infantino told an audience at an event in Moscow's Bolshoi Theatre on Saturday, standing alongside Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Croatia cabinet meets in soccer team jerseys to mark World Cup semi-final win
13 Jul 2018
The Croatian government held on Thursday (July 12) a cabinet session with ministers dressed in the red and white chequered jerseys of the national soccer team, a day after Croatia reached the World Cup final in Russia.
Football frenzy takes hold of Paris with France jerseys selling like hot cakes
13 Jul 2018
Excitement builds in Paris ahead of the World Cup Final as national team shirts have big rise in sales.