FIFA World Cup 2018

The 2018 FIFA World Cup is an international football tournament that is held after every four years. The 21st Tournament, which is held in Russia started on June 14. This tournament is contested by the associated members of FIFA. For the first time, it is held in Eastern Europe. The World Cup involves 32 teams.

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Five most bizarre goals in the history of football

14 Aug 2019

Five most bizarre goals in the history of football

Football or soccer is the most played sport globally.

Benjamin Pavard to join Bayern Munich in €35 million deal

09 Jan 2019

Benjamin Pavard to join Bayern Munich in €35 million deal

Bayern Munich have announced that Benjamin Pavard will be joining its ranks in a €35 million transfer from Stuttgart, but the move will only materialize next season.

#ThatWas2018: Five records in football that were broken this year

31 Dec 2018

#ThatWas2018: Five records in football that were broken this year

Well, as the saying goes, records are meant to be broken.

Priya Varrier 'winks' her way to become India's most-searched personality

13 Dec 2018

Priya Varrier 'winks' her way to become India's most-searched personality

Remember Priya Prakash Varrier, the Malayali actress who became an internet sensation for her eyebrow dance in that "wink song", Manikya Malaraya Poovi from the film Oru Addar Love?

VAR to be used in Premier League from next season

16 Nov 2018

VAR to be used in Premier League from next season

Video assistant referees (VAR) are going to be used in the Premier League from next season onwards.

FIFA World Cup reportedly boosted Russian economy by $14 billion

17 Oct 2018

FIFA World Cup reportedly boosted Russian economy by $14 billion

Organizers of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia have claimed that the tournament has helped boost the country's economy by $14 billion.

2019-20 Champions League, Euro 2020 to have VAR

27 Sep 2018

2019-20 Champions League, Euro 2020 to have VAR

The UEFA has stated that Video Assistant Referee (VAR) is set to be introduced in Champions League from 2019-20 season alongside the European Championship in 2020.

Would like to get better at taking penalties: Messi

16 Sep 2018

Would like to get better at taking penalties: Messi

Lionel Messi is considered, by many, to be the greatest footballer of all time.

Footballer Denis Cheryshev to be probed after doping allegations

13 Sep 2018

Footballer Denis Cheryshev to be probed after doping allegations

FIFA World Cup 2018 star, Denis Cheryshev, is set to be questioned as an investigation has been opened against him regarding doping allegations.

Neymar: Captaincy is added responsibility, enjoying it

07 Sep 2018

Neymar: Captaincy is added responsibility, enjoying it

Brazil's star forward, Neymar da Silva Santos Junior, has opened up about being named the permanent captain of his national squad.

ISL 2018-19: Australia legend Tim Cahill joins Jamshedpur FC

01 Sep 2018

ISL 2018-19: Australia legend Tim Cahill joins Jamshedpur FC

Australia's all-time record goal-scorer Tim Cahill will be turning up for Jamshedpur FC in the upcoming 2018-19 edition of the Indian Super League.

Lionel Messi to skip Argentina's friendlies: Report

15 Aug 2018

Lionel Messi to skip Argentina's friendlies: Report

Argentina superstar, Lionel Messi is set to miss out on the nation's upcoming football friendlies, scheduled to be held next month.

Squad analysis EPL 2018-19: Chelsea

12 Aug 2018

Squad analysis EPL 2018-19: Chelsea

Chelsea could have an interesting phase ahead under new manager Maurizio Sarri.

Spain's Gerard Pique announces international retirement

12 Aug 2018

Spain's Gerard Pique announces international retirement

Barcelona central defender Gerard Pique has announced his retirement from international football.

Know why Luka Modric will stay at Real Madrid

11 Aug 2018

Know why Luka Modric will stay at Real Madrid

There is some great news for Real Madrid fans as far as star mid-fielder Luka Modric is concerned.

Squad analysis EPL 2018-19: Liverpool

11 Aug 2018

Squad analysis EPL 2018-19: Liverpool

Liverpool will go into the season knowing that they are one of the strongest teams in the Premier League.

Premier League: All you need to know about game-week one

10 Aug 2018

Premier League: All you need to know about game-week one

The Premier League 2018-19 season is finally set to begin tonight.

Paris Saint-Germain thrash Monaco to win French Super Cup

05 Aug 2018

Paris Saint-Germain thrash Monaco to win French Super Cup

Paris Saint-Germain got the 2018-19 season to a perfect start as they thrashed Monaco 4-0 to win the French Super Cup.

Real Madrid are demanding £670 mn for Modric

03 Aug 2018

Real Madrid are demanding £670 mn for Modric

Real Madrid may have allowed Cristiano Ronaldo to leave the Bernabeu for Juventus, but they are in no mood to let go Luka Modric.

German keeper Manuel Neuer denies Ozil's racism claim

03 Aug 2018

German keeper Manuel Neuer denies Ozil's racism claim

Manuel Neuer has cited that the German Football Association (DFB) has always integrated players.

Sometimes I do exaggerate playacting, admits Neymar Jr.

30 Jul 2018

Sometimes I do exaggerate playacting, admits Neymar Jr.

Brazilian superstar Neymar, who faced widespread criticism for his theatrics on the field at the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia, has opened up about the same.

After World Cup debacle, know what Neymar has been upto

27 Jul 2018

After World Cup debacle, know what Neymar has been upto

Brazilian superstar Neymar had a forgettable campaign with his national team at the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia.

France's Pavard wins FIFA World Cup goal of the tournament

26 Jul 2018

France's Pavard wins FIFA World Cup goal of the tournament

France right-back Benjamin Pavard was awarded the FIFA World Cup 2018 goal of the tournament for his stunning strike against Argentina in the round of 16 encounter.

Mbappe played World Cup semis and final with an injury

25 Jul 2018

Mbappe played World Cup semis and final with an injury

France footballer, Kylian Mbappe, has revealed that he played the FIFA World Cup 2018 semi-final and final with a back injury.

Premier League: Will pre-season issues impact Manchester United?

25 Jul 2018

Premier League: Will pre-season issues impact Manchester United?

Manchester United's boss Jose Mourinho seems worried with the way the club's pre-season tour of USA is shaping up.

Ozil's accusations emphatically rejected by German FA

24 Jul 2018

Ozil's accusations emphatically rejected by German FA

In a statement released on Monday, the German Football Association (DFB) has claimed that it finds Mesut Ozil's accusations "incomprehensible in their tone and message".

Football: 5 best attackers in the world

22 Jul 2018

Football: 5 best attackers in the world

When it comes to winning a game on a football pitch, attacking players play a key role.

European football transfers: Know what's happening

22 Jul 2018

European football transfers: Know what's happening

Even though European clubs are involved in their pre-season tours, the transfer market is in full swing.

'I couldn't look at a football': Neymar after Brazil's exit

22 Jul 2018

'I couldn't look at a football': Neymar after Brazil's exit

Brazilian superstar Neymar Jr. stated that he couldn't look even at a football after his side's 1-2 defeat to Belgium at the FIFA World Cup 2018.

Football: 5 best mid-fielders in the world

20 Jul 2018

Football: 5 best mid-fielders in the world

Mid-fielders played a commanding role at the recently concluded FIFA World Cup 2018 with Croatia's Luka Modric winning the Golden Ball award.

Zlatan to honor bet with Beckham, will cheer for England!

20 Jul 2018

Zlatan to honor bet with Beckham, will cheer for England!

Former Manchester United forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic is set to honor the bet with David Beckham.

Football: 5 best defenders in the world

19 Jul 2018

Football: 5 best defenders in the world

At the recently concluded FIFA World Cup 2018, we witnessed that the art of defending is one of the crucial aspects to win titles.

Premier League: With Alisson bid, are Liverpool title favorites?

18 Jul 2018

Premier League: With Alisson bid, are Liverpool title favorites?

Liverpool have been searching for a new goal-keeper for quite some time and now they have identified AS Roma's Alisson Becker as their main target.

Football: Australian ace Tim Cahill announces retirement

17 Jul 2018

Football: Australian ace Tim Cahill announces retirement

Socceroos legend and Australia's leading international goal-scorer, Tim Cahill, has called time on his glittering career.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Worst XI

17 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Worst XI

Several exceptional players failed to replicate their form in Russia.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Best XI

17 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Best XI

The FIFA World Cup is a stage where nothing can be taken for granted and the team that finally triumphs makes a place among the pantheons of great.

World has a new favorite President. Of course, not Trump

16 Jul 2018

World has a new favorite President. Of course, not Trump

While Donald Trump continues to be welcomed with protests around the world (looking at you London) and give statements that raise questions about his sanity, the Croatian President has taken it upon herself to set the record straight about the conduct of people in power.

Unsung heroes of the 2018 FIFA World Cup

16 Jul 2018

Unsung heroes of the 2018 FIFA World Cup

The 2018 FIFA World Cup has been a story of the underdogs.

Russian security thwarted 25mn cyber-attacks during FIFA World Cup: Putin

16 Jul 2018

Russian security thwarted 25mn cyber-attacks during FIFA World Cup: Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin says Russian and other security services thwarted nearly 25 million cyber-attacks linked to the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Who were the individual award winners at 2018 World Cup?

16 Jul 2018

Who were the individual award winners at 2018 World Cup?

After 32 days of action, the 2018 World Cup came to an end on Sunday with France being crowned champions of the world.