Football


June 12, 2014 3:36:14 pm

The FIFA president on Wednesday all but confirmed he would run for re-election despite facing criticism.

June 12, 2014 4:26:07 pm

Offside rule explained plus other interesting rules of the beautiful game.

June 12, 2014 2:03:41 pm

FIFA World Cup 2014 is being hosted by Brazil, the host nation will kick-start their campaign against Croatia.

June 12, 2014 1:30:08 pm

Arena Corinthians contains reserved seats — about one-and-a-half times the size of a normal seat — for the big-boned.

June 12, 2014 11:23:19 am

Brazil take on Croatia in the Cup opener late on Thursday at the Arena Corinthians

June 12, 2014 3:22:33 pm

Spain won the previous edition of the World Cup which was held in South Africa.

June 12, 2014 12:46:42 pm

Korea was the biggest surprise of the 2002 World Cup that they co-hosted with Japan.

June 12, 2014 12:39:55 pm

The Russian national anthem didn't have lyrics before the 2002 World Cup.

June 12, 2014 11:47:55 am

Algeria's qualification was filled with drama, a last-gasp 2-1 win over Burkina Faso getting the job done.

June 12, 2014 11:28:30 am

Belgium, led by their multi-faceted captain Kompany, are tipped to go far in the Cup.

June 11, 2014 10:14:22 pm

Lukaku jogged and performed balancing exercises which put specific pressure on the tender ankle.

June 11, 2014 7:32:48 pm

Hosts Brazil take on Croatia in the 2014 FIFA World Cup opener at the Itaquerao in Sao Paulo.

June 11, 2014 6:52:26 pm

The biggest challenge for Argentina will be to end Cup drought which continues to irk Argentina’s fans.

June 11, 2014 5:42:25 pm

Corruption allegations and criticism of Blatter have threatened to further taint the opening of the latest World Cup.

June 11, 2014 5:10:13 pm

After impressive Qualifiers, Germany are well and truly tuned for the right beats in the Samba Land.

June 11, 2014 3:54:25 pm

Chief Executive Breon Corcoran said Betfair would cheer for England to keep its English customer base engaged.

June 11, 2014 12:12:53 pm

Ronaldo's presence helped reignite Portugal's stuttering attack at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey.

June 11, 2014 12:47:12 am

"The most important yes in my life."

June 11, 2014 11:23:55 am

Country comes to standstill even if national team is only kicking about in neighbourhood.

June 11, 2014 11:39:17 am

Loew became his second ‘patient’ when the ever-so-calm German coach was hit with a six-month driving ban.