Embattled former FIFA chief Sepp Blatter will defy a ban to attend two World Cup matches and also meet Russian President Vladimir Putin, his spokesman said Monday.
African teams need more local coaches to develop talents and challenge for the World Cup, says Senegal coach Aliou Cisse.
Belgium and Manchester United forward Romelu Lukaku has claimed that "some people in my own country want to see me fail."
A VAR-awarded penalty gave Sweden a narrow but deserved victory in their opening Group F match against a poor South Korea side in Nizhny Novgorod on Monday.
Super Eagles Head Coach Gernot Rohr has said his team must beat Iceland in their next game at the 2018 World Cup if they stand a chance of making it to the next phase.
Former executive committee member of the Nigeria Football Federation John Fashanu says the present Super Eagles squad lacks balance.
The “Mystic Meerkats” have predicted that England will win their Group G 2018 World Cup opener against Tunisia on Monday.
The federal government has increased the win bonus of the Super Eagles by $5,000, to motivate them to win their remaining Group D matches at the World Cup in Russia.
Germany Head Coach Joachim Low has said a poor first half showing was responsible for his side's 1-0 loss to South Americans Mexico at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo has admitted that it was pretty hard playing as a lone striker during the side's 2-0 2018 World Cup Group D loss to Croatia.
Super Eagles Head Coach Gernot Rohr has said the team's formation against Croatia was the best to deploy as they only conceded from set pieces.
Manchester United and French midfielder Paul Pogba claims he has gone from "the biggest transfer in the world to the most criticised player in the world".
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho believes England will not suffer the same fate as several other top nations and pick up a victory in their opening World Cup match.
Brazil Head Coach Tite has said his side suppose to win their opening game against Switzerland at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Tunisia coach Nabil Maaloul believes Dele Alli will be England’s biggest threat when they meet in the World Cup on Monday.
Super Eagles goalkeeper Francis Uzoho has said winning Saturday's clash against Croatia would have been the perfect debut for him at the World Cup.
Iceland coach Heimir Hallgrimsson has warned against underestimating his team in the Russia 2018 World Cup following their exploit against Argentina on Saturday.
Vincent Kompany will remain with Belgium's World Cup squad despite currently being sidelined by a groin injury.
Brooks Koepka became the first man in 29 years to win back-to-back US Open titles Sunday as he shot a 2-under 68 to hold off hard-charging Englishman Tommy Fleetwood by one stroke at Shinnecock Hills.
Germany’s media reacted with concern and worry to the World Cup holder’s shock 1-0 defeat against Mexico on Sunday.