Russia 2018

World Cup: Neymar injury scare and Kane aims for the top
Neymar Brazil team news World Cup
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World Cup: Neymar injury scare and Kane aims for the top

Brazil star limps out of training, England captain wants to be the best and Japan and Senegal fans are praised for cleaning stadiums
20 Jun 2018
World Cup group B preview: Iran vs. Spain team news
Iran vs. Spain World Cup group B
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World Cup group B preview: Iran vs. Spain team news

Spain are looking for their first victory at the World Cup in Russia
19 Jun 2018
World Cup group A preview: Uruguay vs. Saudi Arabia
Luis Suarez Uruguay vs. Saudi Arabia World Cup group A
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World Cup group A preview: Uruguay vs. Saudi Arabia

Uruguay striker Luis Suarez could win his 100th cap for his country
19 Jun 2018
World Cup group B preview: Portugal vs. Morocco team news
Portugal vs. Morocco World Cup group B preview
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World Cup group B preview: Portugal vs. Morocco team news

Cristiano Ronaldo will be aiming for more World Cup goals
19 Jun 2018
World Cup: Saudi squad land safely after plane engine fire
Russia vs. Saudi Arabia World Cup group A
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World Cup: Saudi squad land safely after plane engine fire

Croatia forward Nikola Kalinic is sent home and Brazil question use of VAR
19 Jun 2018
Video: England fans go wild after Harry Kane’s winning goal
England captain Harry Kane won the 2018 Fifa World Cup golden boot
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Video: England fans go wild after Harry Kane’s winning goal

Three Lions captain scores twice as Gareth Southgate’s side beat Tunisia in their World Cup group G opener
19 Jun 2018
World Cup betting odds: winner, top goalscorer and finalists
Germany 1 Argentina 0 2014 Fifa World Cup final
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World Cup betting odds: winner, top goalscorer and finalists

Germany drop to fourth favourites to win tournament in Russia
18 Jun 2018
World Cup group A preview: Russia vs. Egypt team news
Mohamed Salah Russia vs. Egypt World Cup group A
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World Cup group A preview: Russia vs. Egypt team news

Mohamed Salah returns for Egypt’s must-win match against the hosts
18 Jun 2018
World Cup group H preview: Poland vs. Senegal team news
Poland vs. Senegal World Cup group H
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World Cup group H preview: Poland vs. Senegal team news

All eyes will be on star strikers Sadio Mane and Robert Lewandowski
18 Jun 2018
World Cup group H preview: Colombia vs. Japan team news
Colombia vs. Japan World Cup group H
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World Cup group H preview: Colombia vs. Japan team news

An attacking match is expected at the Mordovia Arena in Saransk
18 Jun 2018
World Cup group G preview: Tunisia vs. England team news
Gareth Southgate England football
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World Cup group G preview: Tunisia vs. England team news

Gareth Southgate’s England side aim to attack at the World Cup
18 Jun 2018
World Cup group G preview: Belgium vs. Panama starting XIs
Belgium vs. Panama World Cup group G
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World Cup group G preview: Belgium vs. Panama starting XIs

Belgium coach Roberto Martinez urges his individual stars to ‘become a team’
17 Jun 2018
World Cup group F preview: Sweden vs. Korea Rep team news
Sweden vs. Korea Republic World Cup group F
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World Cup group F preview: Sweden vs. Korea Rep team news

Kim Shinwook is confident Korea Republic can qualify from the ‘group of death’
17 Jun 2018
World Cup group F preview: Germany vs. Mexico team news
Germany vs. Mexico World Cup group F Joachim Low
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World Cup group F preview: Germany vs. Mexico team news

Holders Germany start their defence at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow
16 Jun 2018
World Cup group E preview: Brazil vs. Switzerland team news
Brazil vs. Switzerland World Cup group E Neymar Xherdan Shaqiri
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World Cup group E preview: Brazil vs. Switzerland team news

Swiss goalkeeper Sommer looks forward to taking on Neymar and Co on Sunday
16 Jun 2018
World Cup group E preview: Costa Rica vs. Serbia team news
Costa Rica vs. Serbia World Cup group E
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World Cup group E preview: Costa Rica vs. Serbia team news

Serbia goalkeeper Stojkovic says Costa Rica clash is not ‘do or die’
16 Jun 2018
World Cup group D preview: Argentina vs. Iceland teams
Argentina vs. Iceland World Cup group D
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World Cup group D preview: Argentina vs. Iceland teams

Iceland prepare for the ‘biggest game in their history’ against Lionel Messi and Co
15 Jun 2018
World Cup group C preview: Peru vs. Denmark team news
Paolo Guerrero Peru vs. Denmark World Cup group C
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World Cup group C preview: Peru vs. Denmark team news

Peru can call upon Paolo Guerrero while Christian Eriksen is Denmark’s dangerman
15 Jun 2018
World Cup group C preview: France vs. Australia team news
France vs. Australia World Cup group C team news
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World Cup group C preview: France vs. Australia team news

Didier Deschamps may name Antoine Griezmann, Kylian Mbappe and Ousmane Dembele up front
15 Jun 2018
World Cup group B preview: Portugal vs. Spain team news
Portugal vs. Spain Cristiano Ronaldo World Cup group B
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World Cup group B preview: Portugal vs. Spain team news

Morocco play Iran in St Petersburg before Portugal take on Spain in Sochi
15 Jun 2018
Pictures: Russia hit five in World Cup opener against Saudi
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JUNE 14:Denis Cheryshev of Russia celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Group A match between Russia and Saudi Arabia at Luzhn
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Pictures: Russia hit five in World Cup opener against Saudi

Host nation Russia ease to victory in first game of World Cup group A
14 Jun 2018
World Cup: Egypt star Mohamed Salah ‘almost 100%’ fit
Mohamed Salah Egypt World Cup fitness
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World Cup: Egypt star Mohamed Salah ‘almost 100%’ fit

Rashford misses England training again and Zlatan tips Germany to win the trophy
14 Jun 2018
World Cup: new Spain boss Hierro ready for challenge
Fernando Hierro Spain 2018 World Cup Julen Lopetegui
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World Cup: new Spain boss Hierro ready for challenge

Julen Lopetegui’s sacking caused chaos in the Spanish camp but Hierro says squad will give 100% in Russia
14 Jun 2018
World Cup predictions: who will win in Russia?
Germany 1 Argentina 0 2014 Fifa World Cup final
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World Cup predictions: who will win in Russia?

We round up the expert and pundit picks to lift the trophy on 15 July
13 Jun 2018
World Cup sponsorship revenue falls for first time
The Russia World Cup kicks off on Thursday
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World Cup sponsorship revenue falls for first time

Big brands stay clear of Fifa and Russia 2018, but Chinese firms help weather the storm
13 Jun 2018
World Cup: Belgium impress but Eden Hazard limps off
Eden Hazard Belgium World Cup group G
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World Cup: Belgium impress but Eden Hazard limps off

Romelu Lukaku hits two as the group G favourites beat Costa Rica 4-1
12 Jun 2018
World Cup: Lionel Messi could retire from Argentina duty
Lionel Messi Argentina World Cup
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World Cup: Lionel Messi could retire from Argentina duty

Messi gives hint on his future, England stars brew up a storm and Brazil win their final warm-up match against Austria
11 Jun 2018
World Cup squads: all 32 teams confirm final player lists
2018 World Cup squads Germany Argentina Brazil Spain England France
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World Cup squads: all 32 teams confirm final player lists

From Germany and Argentina to Brazil and Spain we look at the final squads for the Fifa World Cup in Russia
11 Jun 2018
World Cup: Hazard optimistic for Belgium’s ‘golden’ squad
Eden Hazard Belgium 2018 World Cup
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World Cup: Hazard optimistic for Belgium’s ‘golden’ squad

Ibrahimovic blames Swedish media for World Cup omission and Argentina’s Lanzini is ruled out through injury
8 Jun 2018
World Cup: Dele Alli vows to control his emotions in Russia
England 2018 World Cup news Dele Alli
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World Cup: Dele Alli vows to control his emotions in Russia

England midfielder is not worried by his past mistakes ahead of Fifa finals
4 Jun 2018
World Cup: Peru captain Guerrero cleared to play after ban
Paolo Guerrero Peru 2018 World Cup drugs ban
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World Cup: Peru captain Guerrero cleared to play after ban

Spanish ‘villain’ Sergio Ramos releases a World Cup song and Manuel Neuer looks set to be Germany’s No.1
1 Jun 2018
World Cup: Argentina are not favourites says Lionel Messi
2018 World Cup Argentina Lionel Messi
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World Cup: Argentina are not favourites says Lionel Messi

VAR will be used for retrospective red cards and the German squad is training hard
30 May 2018
Gareth Southgate puts England on World Cup penalty practice
England penalties World Cup Gareth Southgate Jordan Pickford
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Gareth Southgate puts England on World Cup penalty practice

Three Lions goalkeeper Jordan Pickford reveals the squad are preparing for shoot-outs in Russia
30 May 2018
England fans urged not to fly ‘imperialistic’ St George flag
England fans in Marseille
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England fans urged not to fly ‘imperialistic’ St George flag

Police chief fears for supporters heading to Russia for World Cup following violence at Euro 2016
16 May 2018
2018 World Cup: Southgate to name England squad on 16 May
Gareth Southgate was named as England manager in November 2016
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2018 World Cup: Southgate to name England squad on 16 May

Will the Three Lions manager pick any wildcards for the finals in Russia?
11 May 2018
2018 World Cup tickets: England fans stay away from Russia
England tickets 2018 World Cup Russia Fifa
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2018 World Cup tickets: England fans stay away from Russia

Just 30,711 Three Lions tickets have been sold for this summer’s tournament
18 Apr 2018
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