Croatia skipper Luka Modric won the Golden Ball for his performance at the FIFA World Cup in Russia. Upon his return to the country, he won hearts off the field.
Football has a sexism problem and a baffling pay-dispute. This is reflected in FIFA's prize money assigned for men World Cup champions in comparison to women champions.
Here are the top posts from FIFA World Cup 2018 that did well on Facebook and Instagram.
Will the wave of optimism post the World Cup win ease racial tensions in France? Paul Pogba’s youth coach Mamdou Diouf sounds cautious.
France lifting the FIFA World Cup 2018 trophy was not only a victory for the country but Africans and immigrants everywhere.
With the summer transfer window in full swing at the moment, the recently concluded World Cup in Russia is likely to entice clubs to bid for certain players.
Usain Bolt is set to sign a deal to trial with the A-League club Central Coast Mariners, the Australian club announced on Tuesday.
The pitch invasion by members of the punk band early in the second half of the final was a brazen act in Moscow's Luzhniki stadium in front of Russian President Vladimir Putin
Tim Cahill, who has scored 50 international goals in 107 caps, only made a substitute appearance for the Socceroos in their final group game at the World Cup in Russia
France won the final 4-2 against Croatia in Moscow, appeared at the Elysee palace, where they burst into a rendition of the "La Marseillaise" national anthem.
Croatia’s glorious run in Russia does not tell the whole story. Back home, the domestic league paints a picture of graft & neglect
World Cup celebrations become as memorable as the goal sometimes, and in Russia, things were not so different.
Croatia on Monday rolled out a red carpet and staged a euphoric heroes' welcome for the country's national team despite its loss to France in the World Cup final.
A fresh landslide on an embankment near the stadium made a several-metre-deep hole in it and covered a sidewalk with mud.
Contrary to what many had feared (hoped, in some cases), Russia 2018 was definitely a success, with upsets and surprises aplenty.
England enjoyed their best World Cup performance in 28 years under Southgate’s leadership, reaching the semi-finals and narrowly missing a spot in the final, losing to Croatia after extra-time.
One station, Notre-Dame des Champs, will now be called Notre Didier Deschamps (Our Didier Deschamps), in an homage to the coach.
Vatti Corp Ltd had vowed in June that it would refund its customers if France win the 2018 World Cup.
A youthful England team exceeded expectations by reaching the semi-finals at the World Cup for the first time since 1990, helping turn some of their indifferent fans into passionate supporters.
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