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2018 World Cup

Russia 5 – 0 Saudi Arabia: Host Starts World Cup With A Big Win

Loading... The 2018 World Cup opened in spectacular fashion as Russia defied their recent poor form to smash five past Saudi Arabia and record the biggest win by the host nation in the opening game of a World Cup since 1934. Stanislav Cherchesov’s team…

14th June 2018

Photos: Super Eagles Locker Room in Russia Customized in Pidgin English

Loading... The Super Eagles squad are already in Russia for the 2018 World Cup tournament which kicks off tomorrow, and they are staying at the Sanatorium Istochnik Hotel. Thier locker room was customized in Pidgin-English slogan. “Eagles don land! See more photos below: Loading...…

13th June 2018

Nigeria Super Eagles FIFA Ranking Drops Ahead of 2018 World Cup

Loading... Loading... The Super Eagles of Nigeria have dropped a point from last month’s 47th position to 48 place in the world, and from sixth to seventh in the continent, in the latest FIFA rankings. The statement on FIFA’s website today said the recent…

7th June 2018

Oxlade Chamberlain Ruled Out of 2018 World Cup

Loading... Loading... England midfielder, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, has suffered a “knee ligament injury” that will end his season with Liverpool and rule him out of this year’s World Cup. Oxlade-Chamberlain was stretchered off early in the first half of Liverpool’s 5-2 win over Roma in…

25th April 2018

Russia 2018 World Cup – Lionel Messi Blasts Nigeria Super Eagles

Loading... Loading... Argentina captain, Lionel Messi has disclosed major problem of the Super Eagles of Nigeria ahead of their group game in the 2018 World in Russia. Messi described the senior national team of Nigeria as inconsistent in terms of how they approach games.…

15th December 2017

Peru’s Captain Guerrero Banned From Russia 2018 World Cup Over Cocaine

Loading... Loading... Peru captain, Paolo Guerrero has been banned by Football governing body, FIFA for one-year after being found guilty of taking cocaine. According to Mail Online Sport, the 33-year-old South American striker, who plays for Brazilian giants Flamengo will miss 2018 World Cup…

9th December 2017

Russia 2018 World Cup Seedings Confirmed, Nigeria in Pot 4

Loading... Loading... The seedings for the 2018 World Cup finals draw have been confirmed. Peru became the last country to qualify for the tournament in Russia next year after beating New Zealand. FIFA is using its World Ranking which was published last month to…

16th November 2017

Eriksen Hat-trick Sends Denmark To Russia 2018 World Cup

Loading... The Republic of Ireland failed to reach the World Cup as Christian Eriksen’s hat-trick gave Denmark an emphatic victory in the play-off to reach Russia 2018. After a goalless first leg, the hosts made the perfect start by scoring after just six minutes…

15th November 2017

2018 World Cup: ISIS Releases Threat of Attack On Russia [PHOTO]

Loading... Loading... The Islamic State of Iran and Syria, ISIS, has released a fresh threat on its plan to disrupt the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. The dreaded terrorist organization published an image of a rifle-carrying ISIS fighter and a bomb bearing the…

17th October 2017

Portugal & France Qualifies For World Cup But Netherlands Fail to Qualify

Loading... The Netherlands failed to secure a seven-goal miracle against Sweden on Tuesday evening and are out of the World Cup, failing to qualify for a second major tournament in a row. Heading into Tuesday’s game, Dick Advocaat’s side required an astonishing seven-goal win…

11th October 2017