MELBOURNE, Oct 19 (Reuters) - England's women will hope to build on the success of their World Cup triumph and wrest back the Ashes from an Australian side shorn of talismanic captain Meg Lanning.
Wales' new selection policy could hamper their 2019 World Cup chances, says record try-scorer Shane Williams.
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Scotland come from behind with the help of an own goal to win their Women's World Cup qualifying opener in Minsk.
Might the greatest player in American men's history run for the top job after the World Cup qualifying breakdown?
The Swedish Football Federation is considering seeking compensation from its Danish counterpart for canceling a Women's World Cup qualifier over a pay dispute
Maya Angelou rented hotel rooms to write (even though she owned a house) and drank a cup of sherry (even at 6:15 in the morning).
Johannesburg (AFP) – Senegal chose Liverpool star Sadio Mane Wednesday for World Cup qualifiers against South Africa next month just eight days after his club said he could be sidelined for six weeks. The striker was among 25 players named by coach Aliou Cisse for crucial back-to-back fixtures with South Africa. Show More Summary
“I urge everyone to be hospitable, kind, not to beat anyone, if you know the English language, help the tourists,” said Alexander Yaroshuk, head of Kaliningrad.
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Paris (AFP) – Paris Saint-Germain president and beIN Media chief Nasser al-Khelaifi will be questioned by Swiss prosecutors on October 25 in a World Cup media rights probe, his lawyer told AFP Wednesday. Khelaifi, a Qatari, “wanted to...Show More Summary
Brazil lined up a quarterfinal match against Germany at the Under-17 World Cup after easing to 3-0 victory over Honduras on Wednesday
Four-time Olympic medalist Shani Davis heads an experienced U.S. speedskating team that will compete on the World Cup circuit leading up to the 2018 Winter Games
FIFA will pay $600,000 to help teams travel to two inter-continental World Cup playoffs next month
Moscow (AFP) – The mayor of the Russian World Cup host city of Kaliningrad advised locals Wednesday to leave the city on match days — and not to hit fans. “Be hospitable and friendly — don’t hit anyone,” said the city’s mayor Alexander Yaroshuk. Show More Summary
Injured Liverpool star Sadio Mane is included in Senegal's squad for next month's World Cup qualifiers despite an ongoing hamstring problem.
Iceland will play two friendlies in Qatar for its first preparation games since advancing to play at next year's World Cup
Tim Weah is following in the footsteps of his famous dad,George Weah. George Weah’s FIFA profile describes him as …. ” An exceptional goalscorer, it is no exaggeration to describe him as the precursor of the multi-functional strikers of today. Quick, skilful and boasting a powerful physique, fierce shooting power and deadly finishing skills, in […]
The Danish soccer federation says a women's World Cup qualifier against Sweden has been canceled after wage talks collapsed
Jazz Carlin finished in 11th place on her open water debut in China. The 27-year-old finished in 1:38:36.10 at the World Cup event in Chun’An, 01:06.90 behind winner Ana Marcela Cunha of Brazil. Carlin won two silver medals in the pool at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. See BBC