Watch Germany's Philipp Lahm score the opening goal of the 2006 World Cup in his home country.
Country’s finance minister says the rate of spend could continue for the next four years to get country ready for tournament High-spending World Cup 2022 hosts Qatar are laying out almost $500m every week on major infrastructure projects for football’s biggest tournament, the country’s finance minister said. Show More Summary
They attribute the policy change to the judge’s temporary block on Trump’s executive order
Berlin (AFP) – Germany’s World Cup winning captain Philipp Lahm on Tuesday confirmed he will retire at the end of the season and leave Bayern Munich, having rejected a role as sports director. “I have decided to stop playing football at the end of the season,” Lahm said after Bayern’s 1-0 win over Wolfsburg in the third round of the German Cup. Show More Summary
Bayern Munich captain Philipp Lahm, who captained Germany to World Cup victory in 2014, will retire at the end of the season.
Howard Webb, the retired English referee who worked the 2010 World Cup and Champions League finals, will move to New York and manage Major League Soccer's development of video technology for on-field officials
Steve Sumner, who captained the New Zealand football team that played at the 1982 World Cup after the longest qualifying campaign in the tournament's history, died Wednesday
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At least three of the six teams remaining have a chance to punch a ticket to Russia in 2018
Doha (AFP) – High-spending World Cup 2022 hosts Qatar are splurging almost $500 million every week on major infrastructure projects for football’s biggest tournament, the country’s finance minister said on Tuesday. That eye-watering level of spending could continue until 2021, Ali Shareef Al-Emadi said. Show More Summary
Berlin (AFP) – Borussia Dortmund coach Thomas Tuchel has insisted he has no problem with Germany’s World Cup winner Mario Goetze, who has been left out of Wednesday’s German Cup tie against Hertha Berlin. The attacking midfielder was...Show More Summary
In 2017 we can still enjoy a cup of artisanally made tea, but for how long will this be possible, and what are the actionable steps we can take to ensure the sustainability of tea? Our economy in the developed world is unstable, so you can only imagine what the … Continue reading ? The post What is Sustainability for Tea: Economics appeared first on T Ching.
A round-up of the first round of games from the Women's World Cup Qualifiers, held on February 7, 2017
Iran has banned American wrestlers from entering the country to compete in the Freestyle World Cup later this month. The ban was in retaliation for President Donald Trump's recent executive order that barred visas for those from seven countries, including Iran.
In 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016 Nathaniel Coleman took home gold medals from the USA Climbing Youth Bouldering Nationals. 2015 saw him finish fourth overall in the IFSC Bouldering World Cup and take first at USA Climbing’s 2015 Youth Sport Nationals. In 2016 he won the Bouldering Open National... Continue reading
Feb 6 (Gracenote) - Result from the Davis Cup World Group Round 1 match between Argentina and Italy on Monday Italy beat 1-Argentina 3-2 On Monday Fabio Fognini (Italy) beat Guido Pella (Argentina) 2-6 4-6 6-3 6-4 6-2 On Sunday Carlos...Show More Summary
Sri Lanka women's coach Hemantha Devapriya said finishing in the top four at the World Cup qualifiers - which will allow them to play the World Cup in England - is the team's utmost priority
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Feb 6 (Gracenote) - Results from the Davis Cup World Group Round 1 matches Round 1 Italy beat 1-Argentina 3- 2 3-Britain beat Canada 3- 2 Spain beat 2-Croatia 3- 2 U.S. beat 5-Switzerland 5- 0 7-Belgium beat Germany 4- 1 8-Serbia beat Russia 4- 1 6-France beat Japan 4- 1 Australia beat 4-Czech Republic 4- 1
CAPE TOWN, Feb 6 (Reuters) - South African World Cup winner Joost van der Westhuizen, counted among rugby's greatest scrumhalves, died on Monday at the age of 45.