Baku (AFP) – Germany leaked their first goal since July, but still extended their perfect record in World Cup qualifiers to five straight wins following Sunday’s 4-1 victory away to Azerbaijan with Andre Schuerrle scoring twice. First-half...Show More Summary
London (AFP) – England’s football team paid tribute to the victims of Wednesday’s London terror attack ahead of their World Cup qualifier at home to Lithuania on Sunday. England’s players, led by captain Joe Hart, wore black armbands at Wembley and the game was preceded by the laying of wreaths in the centre circle and a minute’s silence. Show More Summary
The Netherlands sack Danny Blind as head coach following defeat to Bulgaria in World Cup qualifying on Saturday.
Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill praises goalscorers Jamie Ward and Conor Washington after the 2-0 win over Norway.
Terminally ill five-year-old Bradley Lowery leads out the England team at Wembley for Sunday's World Cup qualifier against Lithuania.
England manager Gareth Southgate praises striker Jermain Defoe saying he "would have put his house on him scoring" in their 2-0 victory over Lithuania in a World Cup qualifier.
England was rarely tested at its national stadium.
PANAMA CITY – Jorge Villafaña probably wouldn’t have started for the U.S. national soccer team Friday in a World Cup qualifier if not for a reluctant decision 10 years ago to attend a tryout instead of making a few bucks doing odd jobs at a church. He surely would not have filled a void at […]
Germany, England and Poland all took another step toward World Cup qualification but the Netherlands' failure to do the same cost national coach Danny Blind his job
Defending champion Germany has stayed perfect in World Cup qualifying despite conceding its first goal in Group C as it beats Azerbaijan 4-1
Jermain Defoe scored on his return after more than three years out of the England team in a 2-0 World Cup qualifying victory over Lithuania
The team bus had left Avaya Stadium long before Clint Dempsey emerged from the U.S. locker room following Friday’s World Cup qualifier with Honduras in San Jose, leaving him to search for another ride back to the hotel. And though that was by chance rather than design — Dempsey was delayed after...
Argentina feels World Cup pressure ahead of Bolivia game; Brazil set to party
England should have little problem beating Lithuania at Wembley on Sunday. England have made a solid start to their World Cup qualifying campaign, with Gareth Southgate's men sitting two points clear at the top of their group after four rounds. Show More Summary
Republic of Ireland 0 – Wales 0 The big Group D World Cup qualifying match between Republic of Ireland and Wales was always going to be a full blooded encounter. The match however was dominated by a shocking tackle from Wales left back Neil Taylor on Seamus Coleman, which left the Everton right back with a […]
Another major tournament without Holland… The World Cup in 2018 might be over a year away but it looks like we should prepare for another major international tournament without Holland. Missing Euro 2016 was bad enough, considering how the number of teams in the tournament increased, but qualifying for the World Cup now looks beyond […]
England v Lithuania The Three Lions are back in action on Sunday when Gareth Southgate faces European minnows Lithuania at Wembley in a 2018 World Cup qualifier. England are flying through the qualification group with three wins and a draw in their opening four games. According to the Mirror on Sunday, they’ve received an advanced copy […]
Luxembourg 1 – France 3 France remain at the top of Group A in World Cup qualifying thanks to a 3-1 win over Luxembourg. Olivier Giroud was the star of the show with a brace for Didier Deschamps’ side but France did have a scare. Djibril Sidibe, who would later go off injured, set up […]
Luxembourg 1 – France 3 France continue to keep a strangle hold on Group A of European World Cup qualifying thanks to a 3-1 win at Luxembourg on Saturday night. With 13 points from five games, France look like strong favourites to win the group despite the presence of Sweden, Bulgaria and Holland. Olivier Giroud […]
The Pakistan T20 cricket team will attempt to better their sixth-place world ranking when they travel to Barbados to face T20 World Cup champions West Indies in a match that will live stream from Kensington Oval on Sunday — and willShow More Summary