Carroll back from injury: good for West Ham... and England?

One-Minute Read Tue 7 Jan, AT 13:27

The injury-prone Hammers striker could make his first appearance of the season this weekend

Arsenal and England suffer as Walcott out for six months

First Reaction Tue 7 Jan, AT 08:28

Gunners forward to miss rest of the season and World Cup with serious knee injury

Luiz Felipe Scolari

World Cup draw: the intelligent punter's guide

Preview Sat 7 Dec, AT 10:39

Are England worth a flutter in Brazil next year? Don't bet on it, says our expert guide to the World Cup odds

Potgate: French cook up dastardly World Cup draw plot

One-Minute Read Fri 6 Dec, AT 14:31

Who was behind the last-minute change of rules that could spare France the group of death?

What time is the World Cup draw – and how does it work?

Briefing Fri 6 Dec, AT 12:20

This evening England will discover who they are up against and where they are playing

Sepp Blatter

World Cup draw: England face 'group of death' thanks to Fifa

First Reaction Wed 4 Dec, AT 13:15

Roy Hodgson's team could be forced to switch pots and end up facing Brazil, USA and Italy

Roy Hodgson

Brazil World Cup: why England are scared of the jungle

Briefing Tue 3 Dec, AT 09:05

Roy Hodgson says he is more concerned about venues than opponents in Friday's World Cup draw

What now for Brazil World Cup after stadium collapse?

Briefing Thu 28 Nov, AT 13:17

Fatal crane accident puts spotlight on organisers as they struggle to meet Fifa deadline

Cristiano Ronaldo

Ronaldo crushes Ibrahimovic as hat-trick finally eclipses Messi

First Reaction Wed 20 Nov, AT 10:53

Amazing hat-trick earns Portugal a place in Brazil and should see Ronaldo crowned the greatest

French football team

World Cup: France off to Brazil after incredible comeback

Match Report Wed 20 Nov, AT 09:06

Embattled president Francois Hollande takes heart as Les Bleus perform a miracle in Paris