Germany Boss to remain with national team

Joachim Low is expected to continue to as the coach of the German National team despite their disastrous outing in Russia, according to TalkSPORT. Drawn...

Mexico Coach: Neymar’s antics “a shame”

Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio says Neymar's antics are "a shame" for football following their 2-0 defeat by Brazil on Monday. Neymar who netted a...

Gundogan reacts to Germany’s World Cup exit

Manchester City midfielder is with mixed emotions over the elimination of Germany, for the first since 1938, but accepts his side are prepared to...

VAR system now refined after criticism

Video Assistant Technology have been seriously used and criticised since the start of World Cup in Russia and in order to solve the problems...

Newcastle United sign Swansea midfielder Ki Sung-yueng

South Korea captain Ki Sung-Yeung from Swansea City has just signed a two-year deal with Newcastle United, BBC reports. The 29-year-old midfielder will now be...

Manchester United plots swoop for Madrid star

There are reports that Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United club are planning a surprise summer swoop for Real Madrid star Toni Kroos. The Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho believes...

‘I have to blame myself’: Sami Khedira bemoans

As you probably know, Germany has crashed out of the 2018 World Cup tournament but Sami Khedira believes his performances during their matches is...

WC organisers: Fans and politicians are welcome in Russia

Russian World Cup organisers say political leaders can now come to Russia to cheer their team since they have already reached to the knockout...

Brazil confident Marcelo will return for Mexico game

Marcelo should be able to make a full recovery in time for Brazil's last of 16 clash against Mexico in the World Cup, says team...

Mexico boss still hurt over side’s defeat

The Mexico football boss Juan Carlos Osorio has admitted that he still "very hurt" at his side's 3-0 defeat to Sweden, despite the fact that his side reached...

Germany exit shows World Cup is like the Premier League –...

The 2018 World Cup has been full of surprises and Switzerland midfielder Valon Behrami and is not left out in the surprise by Germany's...

Germany deserved World Cup exit – Matthaus

Germany legend Lothar Matthaus believes that the national side deserved to be eliminated from the World Cup for the way the players performed over their...

Low refuses to blame Ozil for Germany’s World Cup exit

Germany boss Joachim Low has refused to blame playmaker Mesut Ozil for their shock 2-0 defeat to South Korea as the defence of their world title...

Andersson “proud” of Sweden side after 3-0 win

Sweden boss Janne Andersson was "proud" of his side as they overcame the odds to seal a place in the last 16 of the World...

Korea goalkeeper on stunning saves against Germany: “I’ve never had a...

South Korea goalkeeper Jo Hyeonwoo was named as the Man of the Match in the side's shocking 2-0 win over defending champions Germany after pulling off...

Osorio “hurt” by Mexico’s shock 3-0 defeat

Mexico boss Juan Carlos Osorio admitted that he is feeling "hurt" over the way his side performed in their 3-0 defeat to Sweden on Wednesday...

South Korea boss feeling “a bit empty” following historic win over...

Shin Tae-yong may very well have just made the greatest achievement in his career after guiding South Korea to a historic 2-0 win over World Champions...

Neuer: “We just did not deserve it”

Germany captain Manuel Neuer has slammed the performance of the side following their shock 2-0 defeat to South Korea as the defence of their world...

Son opened up about the “dream win”

South Korea managed to gain a shocking win against Germany and eliminate the world champions by achieving this result - and Son Heung-Min admitted...

Germany manager Joachim Low accepts his side deserved elimination

Germany manager Joachim Low says has acknowledged that his national team deserved to be eliminated from the 2018 World Cup after they crashed out...

Review: Mexico – Sweden

Sweden 3-0 victory over Mexico ensured they finished atop Group F. It also could've ended Mexico's World Cup hopes if it weren't for Germany's...

South Korea vs Germany: Line-ups announced

Germany boss Joachim Low has made five changes to his side following their victory against Sweden with midfielders Mesut Ozil and Sami Khedira returning to the...

Mexico vs Sweden: Line-ups announced

Both Mexico and Sweden have named unchanged line-ups for their final Group F game of the World Cup with both sides aiming to reach...

Mexico can “imagine amazing things” – Hernandez

Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez is certain that Mexico have earned the right to  "imagine amazing things" following their impressive start to the World Cup After defeating reigning champions...

Son Heung-min “honoured” to be facing Germany at World Cup

South Korea forward Son Heung-min has revealed that he feels "honoured" to be facing Germany at the World Cup ahead of their final Group F...

Osorio won’t change style as Mexico chase victory

Mexico boss Juan Carlos Osorio will not compromise his attacking style in favour of a more conservative approach with just a point needed against Sweden...

South Korea have a “1% chance” of beating Germany – Shin

South Korea boss Shin Tae-yong does not appear to be very hopeful of his side's chances after stating they only have a "one per cent chance" of...

Sweden captain hints at retirement

Sweden captain Andreas Granqvist has hinted that he will be retiring from international football at the end of the World Cup after suggesting that their...

Low aiming to stop South Korea’s counter-attacks

Germany boss Joachim Low believes that South Korea poses a dangerous threat on the counter-attack that must be neutralised if they are to progress to...

Hernandez wants to reach the impossible

Mexico have won both of their opening World Cup games and they are close to advancing from the group stage - and Javier "Chicharito"...

Dermot Gallagher: VAR should be tweaked after World Cup

Former Premier League referee says Video Assistant Referee (VAR) is good for the game but not yet a perfect system and as a result...

Germany are back in contention, warns Muller

Germany forward Thomas Müller is feeling optimistic again about their World Cup prospects ahead of their final Group F game against South Korea Following their shocking...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic talks about how Sweden miss him

Former Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has claimed he can 'play better than this Sweden team' after their opening two World Cup games. Former Sweden captain...

Low on Ozil: “We will still need his creativity”

Germany boss Joachim Low is certain that they still require Mesut Ozil and his "creativity" after dropping him for their 2-1 win over Sweden on Saturday Ola...

Sweden’s team-mates defend Jimmy Durmaz

Sweden players have defended team-mate Jimmy Durmaz after he received racial abuse after their dramatic World Cup defeat by Germany, according to BBC. The 29-year-old...

Germany coach lavish praises on Toni Kroos

Germany manager Joachim Low has poured praises on Toni Kroos for striking a late winning goal in Saturday night's 2-1 victory over Sweden at the 2018 World Cup. Ola Toivonen sent Sweden into...

“Ronaldo was my role model” Chicharito reveals

Former Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez took after his football role model on Saturday when he joined the ranks of players who have scored...

Werner says Germany’s win “was a pure joy”

Timo Werner said he was almost in tears after Toni Kroos' 95th-minute winner restored German hopes of qualifying for the World Cup last 16. Germany...

Review: Germany – Sweden

Play until the final whistle blows - a saying that was invented because of the Germans, and for a reason. Toni Kroos' 95th minute...

Low explains why he has dropped Mesut Ozil

Germany coach Joachim Low made comments that suggests reason for his decision to drop Arsenal star Mesut Ozil for this evening’s game against Sweden. His...

Mexico can’t get caught up in group-stage success – Chicharito

Mexico striker Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez was excited after scoring his 50th international goal on Saturday in the 2-1 victory over South Korea, however, he...

Chicharito aiming for second Mexico win

Chicharito is targeting a victory over South Korea on today’s match in order to maintain their perfect start to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in...

Mourinho thinks that Germany will beat Sweden

Germany are about to face Sweden in a do-or-die game as they were beaten by Mexico in their opening game and they need to...

Augustinsson knows that Forsberg can do special things

Sweden managed to win their first World Cup game against South Korea thanks to a penalty converted by Andreas Granqvist but Ludwig Augustinsson believes...

Hirving Lozano to settle future after World Cup

Jesus Lozano, the father Mexico World Cup star Hirving Lozano says that interest from Barcelona for his son is at an early stage as Lozano...

Sami Khedira handed fake boarding pass for Germany squad

Germany midfielder Sami Khedira was pranked by a Swedish journalist by giving him a homemade return ticket from the World Cup for the entire...

Germany coach Miroslav Klose says it’s “time to deliver”

Miroslav Klose who has been a winner of the World Cup tournament four years ago and now Germany coach has called for the 2018 squad to...

FIFA fine Mexico $10,400 for anti-gay chants during Germany win

FIFA have handed the Mexico Football Federation a $10,400 fine for "discriminatory and insulting chants" in the national side's World Cup opener against Germany The football governing...

Germany legend slams Ozil after Mexico performance

Lothar Matthaus has called out Germany midfielder Mezut Ozil for his lack of commitment during their 1-0 defeat to Mexico. TalkSport reported today on the...

Neuer: “From now on, we only have finals”

Captain Manuel Neuer insists that Germany must consider their two remaining group games in the World Cup as "finals" from now on The reigning champions...

Focus turns to Germany – Granqvist

Sweden captain Andreas Granqvist was quick to downplay his match-winning goal in their 1-0 win over South Korea and instead praise his teammates, but he...

Shin on South Korea defeat: “We became too subdued”

South Korea boss Shin Tae-yong admitted that his players became far too "subdued" in their 1-0 defeat to Sweden in their World Cup opener and...

Low: “We will get out of the group”

Despite their disastrous start on Sunday, Joachim Low remains convinced that Germany will progress past the group stages and denied suggestions that he will...

Andersson questions VAR decision in Sweden win

Janne Andersson questioned whether the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) was needed in Sweden's 1-0 win over South  Korea on their World Cup opener Captain Andreas Granqvist...

Son Heung-min apologises to South Korea teammates

Son Heung-min believes that his failure to register a shot on target makes South Korea's 1-0 defeat against Sweden in their World Cup opener “his fault”...

Low: “We will learn our lessons and be better in the...

Germany manager Joachim Low admitted that Sunday's 1-0 defeat to Mexico in the World Cup opener has very disappointing, but he is convinced that...

VAR used again as Andreas Granqvist’s penalty seals victory

Sweden opened their 2018 World Cup campaign with a 1-0 victory over South Korea in Group F. Their victory was enabled by Andreas Granqvist's penalty,...

We can go far – Mexico coach says

The 57-year-old Mexico football boss Juan Carlos Osorio has received plaudits for his side's opening performance, a performance that had his team win Germany...

Mexico forward Hirving Lozano backed for Premier League

Mexico's goalscoring man of the moment Hirving Lozano has been backed to play in the Premier League by manager Juan Carlos Osorio, Sky Sports...

Chicharito cries after Germany win

Chicharito has admitted that Mexico’s win over Germany in their FIFA World Cup opener on Sunday was deeply emotional for him as it caught...

Kroos: “We’re under real pressure now”

Germany midfielder Toni Kroos admits that they are now under some "real pressure" to reach the knockout stages of the World Cup after their shock...

Ibrahimovic not involved with Sweden – Andersson

Sweden manager Janne Andersson has insisted that Zlatan Ibrahimovic will have no involvement whatsoever with his side's preparations for their first game against South Korea in...

Sweden boss apologises for spying on South Korea

Sweden manager Janne Andersson has apologised to South Korea after a member of his coaching staff was caught observing a closed training session in...

Park Ji-sung on South Korea’s World Cup hopes: “You never know”

South Korea legend Park Ji-sung believes that the national side can overcome the low expectations that have been placed on them and progress to...

Mexico boss hails his side’s “bravery” following shock win over Germany

Mexico boss Juan Carlos Osorio has hailed the bravery of his side as they produced a shock victory over defending world champions Germany on Sunday PSV...

Germany are in trouble, admits Low

Germany's shock 1-0 defeat to Mexico in their opening World Cup game has left them in a vulnerable position for the remainder of the...

Marquez equals record of most World Cup appearances

Rafael Marquez has now equalled the record of World Cup appearances after coming on as a substitute in Mexico's shock 1-0 win over Germany on...

Review: Germany – Mexico

A shock in Moscow. The defending champions were downed by a first half goal from PSV's Hirving Lozano. https://twitter.com/FIFAWorldCup/status/1008351187828199424 Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow was the place...

Arsenal star Mesut Ozil will deliver for Germany, says Julian Draxlerr

German professional winger Julian Draxler insists that Germany needs Arsenal player Mesut Ozil at the peak of his powers if they intend to be...

One way or another, Mesut Ozil shouldn’t be Germany’s starter

Although politics should never influence sports, it always does. Even without the photo with the Turkish president, Mesut Ozil didn't deserve to be part...

Effenberg: Both Ozil & Gundogan should have been axed by Germany

The DFB should have dropped both Mesut Özil and Ilkay Gundogan for meeting the President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, says Steffan Effenberg The midfield duo, who are...

England are capable of winning the World Cup, Mourinho

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has said England have "a good group" capable of winning the World Cup in Russia. Gareth Southgate's side begin their...

Erick Gutierrez says Lozano can be World Cup’s breakout star

Mexico midfielder Erick Gutierrez expects his former Pachuca teammate Hirving Lozano to be the breakout star of the World Cup in Russia. With PSV Lozano...

World Cup begins as Russia face Saudi Arabia

2018 World Cup fever is spreading across the globe and all of us at Ronaldo are so excited as the curtain raiser match is...

Ozil dreams of beating England in World Cup final

Mesut Ozil is dreaming of beating England in this summer's World Cup final as Germany look to become the first team since Brazil in...

Ibrahimovic assures Sweden: “No pressure, because I’m not there”

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has assured Sweden that there will be no pressure on them at the World Cup in his own unique way by telling...

“I’m a big fan of the PDC events” Germany Thomas Muller

Germany striker Thomas Muller who needs seven goals in Russia to become the highest goalscorer ever in the World Cup has set his sights on World...

Putin thanks FIFA for keeping ‘Sports outside of politics’

Russia is the host of  2018 World Cup amid persistent tension with the West about issues such as Moscow's interference in Ukraine, it's alleged...

World Cup tickets still available

Fans can still buy tickets to watch the World Cup matches as tickets are still available for sale for at least 20 matches including...

“Make no mistake”, Russian cyber criminals could hack your phone

Several intelligence agencies warn that electronic devices taken to Russia during the 2018 World that starts tomorrow could be hacked by Russian spies. In a statement...

Everyone will want to hunt down Germany – Low

Germany manager Joachim Low is braced for a very difficult World Cup this summer and is certain that all the participating nations will be...

Wolves sign Mexico forward on loan from Benfica

Promoted Wolverhampton Wanderers have signed World-Cup bound Mexico striker Raul Jimenez on a season-long loan from Portuguese side Benfica, the Premier League club said...

Kroos is Germany’s key player – Matthäus

Germany legend Lothar Matthäus believes that Toni Kroos will be the key player for the national side as they bid to retain their World Cup title...

Hernandez speaks out after Mexico Team’s Birthday bash antics

The Mexican national team has been the subject of intense media scrutiny recently, as a result of the players throwing Javier Hernandez a party for...

Larsson backs decision to exclude Ibrahimovic from Sweden World Cup squad

Former Sweden striker Henrik Larsson has backed the decision to leave Zlatan Ibrahimovic out of the World Cup squad for this summer The one and only...

World Cup 2018 group previews: Group F

Germany is sitting firmly on the throne, while Sweden and Mexico wait for their last game to decide who joins the defending champion in...

World Cup 2018 team previews: South Korea

South Korea revolves around Son Heung-min, but is he all on his own? FIFA Ranking: 57 World Cup history - Just as many other second or lower...

World Cup 2018 team previews: Sweden

Can Sweden's defensive-minded, result-based football survive a World Cup? FIFA Ranking: 24 World Cup history - Sweden has had a very mixed World Cup past. It participated...

World Cup 2018 team previews: Mexico

Despite having a technically sound squad of skillful footballers, Mexico has gone past the first knockout round in a World Cup only once in...

World Cup 2018 team previews: Germany

There have been only two teams that have repeated as World Cup champions – Italy (1934 and 1938) and Brazil (1958 and 1962). Can...

Ter Stegen admits Mexico will challenge Germany

Marc-Andre ter Stegen has voiced his opinion that Mexico will be the main rivals of the Bundesteam in the FIFA World Cup group. Ahead of the...

Why Leroy Sane won’t be going to Russia

Germany boss Joachim Loew has revealed why Manchester City winger Leroy Sane wasn’t named for Russia World Cup squad despite being a star footballer. The...

Ballack doesn’t understand leaving Sané out

Joachim Löw decided to make a very controversial move by omitting Leroy Sané from the Germany squad for the upcoming World Cup and replacing...

Sane reacts to World Cup snub

Leroy Sane has taken to social media to thank everyone for the kind messages of support after his shock omission from Germany's 2018 World...

Messi delivers his first speech as Barca’s captain

The new Barcelona leader thanked the ex-captains like Puyol, Xavi, and Iniesta before the friendly match between his team and Boca Juniors For Barcelona's Lionel...