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The story behind the man on the World Cup posters
14:00 Sunday 10th December 2017

You may have already seen the official poster for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. It depicts a vintage goalkeeper dressed all in black stretching to save what looks like a merge between an old-fashioned leather football and a globe…

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2018 FIFA World Cup: All you need to know about the draw
17:30 Thursday 30th November 2017

The World Cup is over six months away, but a crucial moment for all 32 nations is almost upon us. The draw to determine the eight first-round groups is made on Friday. Best case scenario, a nation could emerge with a relatively easy route to…

Road To The Promised Land
3 surprising countries which clinched 2018 World Cup berths
18:30 Saturday 14th October 2017

The World Cup Qualifiers have not ended yet, as places are still to be determined through the European and intercontinental playoff rounds. However, we already know 23 nations that have qualified for the tournament. And as is the case every…

Why did Chile fail to qualify for the 2018 World Cup?
16:30 Thursday 12th October 2017

The 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers are nearing its end, and even though the play-off rounds are yet to be determined, several top teams have already confirmed their absence in next year's tournament. Among the biggest disappointments was Chile.…

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Egypt's extraordinary journey to Russia 2018
15:00 Wednesday 11th October 2017

Egypt became Africa's second side, after Nigeria, to confirm their spot at the 2018 FIFA World Cup following a hard-fought 2-1 win over Congo. We look at the Pharaohs' incredible journey to Russia.

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Portugal 2-0 Switzerland: 3 talking points
13:30 Wednesday 11th October 2017

Portugal went head-to-head with Switzerland in a winner takes all World Cup qualifying showdown. Everything was on the line in an enthralling encounter. Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal eventually ran out 2-0 winners in a tight match between two…

Road To The Promised Land
4 CONMEBOL/CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers to watch this week
17:00 Tuesday 10th October 2017

The CONMEBOL and CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers draw to a conclusion during early hours of Wednesday. Here are four games to watch, as countries from South and North America determine their representatives for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Peru…

Will Argentina miss 2018 World Cup?
10:00 Saturday 7th October 2017

Argentina suffered their third straight draw in World Cup qualifying, Thursday. Lionel Messi and Co's backs are against the wall. Argentina needed a win against Peru to improve their World Cup chances. La Albiceleste even changed their home…

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England 1-0 Slovenia: Three Lions talking points
09:00 Friday 6th October 2017

In an encounter weighted with heavy repercussions for both sides, the two teams resembled a bag of nerves, especially the Three Lions. Prior to the game, the Three Lions knew a win would guarantee their place in next year's World Cup. They…

Road To The Promised Land
3 CONMEBOL/CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers to watch this week
12:00 Thursday 5th October 2017

As with UEFA, the CONMEBOL and CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers are entering critical moments. Here are three games from the two regions not to be missed this week.

Road To The Promised Land
5 UEFA World Cup Qualifiers to watch this week
21:00 Wednesday 4th October 2017

The UEFA World Cup Qualifiers enter a decisive stage this week. Here are five matches you absolutely cannot miss.