World Cup

Andres Iniesta World Cup final

World Cup and Euro games to remain on free TV

Thu 17 Feb, AT 11:14

Business Digest: European court rules that Fifa and Uefa cannot sell rights to the highest bidder

Leo Messi

Messi wins Ballon d‘Or despite World Cup flop

Tue 11 Jan, AT 08:27

Barca striker lucky to get new Fifa prize – and why was Wesley Sneijder not shortlisted?

Sepp Blatter

Blatter sorry for ‘No gay sex in Qatar’ remark

Fri 17 Dec, AT 16:22

Embattled Fifa president backs down in wake of gay rights Qatastrophe

Sepp Blatter

Blatter: no sex for gay fans at Qatar World Cup

Tue 14 Dec, AT 14:06

Fifa president says fans should ‘refrain’ during 2022 World Cup, as homosexuality is illegal

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson

Ferguson: World Cups are like a trip to the dentist

Tue 2 Nov, AT 10:28

Man United’s Scottish boss says the Champions League is better than the World Cup

Andres Iniesta scores in the World Cup final

Blatter considers giving extra time the boot

Fri 10 Sep, AT 11:05

Games could go to penalties after 90 minutes after teams only defended during extra time in South Africa

Anheuser-Busch brewery in St Louis

AB Inbev thanks World Cup for boosting beer sales

Thu 12 Aug, AT 10:47

Business Digest: Global brewing giant saw sales of beer increase 2 per cent in the second quarter