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The World Cup

The 2010 World Cup in South Africa is over and now we can turn our attention to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. We will cover everything from the qualifying games to the World Cup Final.

Gordon Strachan will remain as Scotland manager when they play England in their next World Cup qualifier in November, according to The Daily Mirror. The 59-year-old was reportedly mulling his future as Scotland manager following their poor 3-0 defeat to Slovakia on Tuesday that has left their qualification process hanging in the balance. But sources [...]

England Announce Friendly Against Germany

England will play a friendly against reigning world champions Germany next year, a country that has surprisingly lost in three of their last five matches at home to England. Next year’s friendly will take place at Borussia Dortmund’s iconic Signal Iduna Park on 22 March, where England will be hopeful of repeating the 3-2 win [...]

Juan Mata, Iker Casillas and Cesc Fabregas have all been dropped bySpain head coach Julen Lopetegui as he named his squad for two upcoming World Cup qualifiers. Manchester United's Mata has been impressing on the domestic front this term but has not done enough to win a place in the 23-man party, which includes Chelsea's [...]

USA To Open Hexagonal At Home Against Mexico

he U.S. national team will open the final round of World Cup qualifying against Mexico on Nov. 11 after defeating Trinidad and Tobago on Tuesday to win Group C. The U.S. national team will host rival Mexico on Nov. 11 to kick off CONCACAF's final stage of World Cup qualifying. That matchup was set Tuesday [...]

Argentina beat Uruguay 1-0 in their World Cup qualifier in Mendoza last night, with Leo Messi scoring the winner. It was Messi’s first game back with Argentina after he infamously announced he was retiring from international football in the wake of Argentina’s Copa America final defeat to Chile this summer. Having lost three finals with [...]

We have a bog week ahead in The International Champions Cup, with the headline matches being Chelsea v Real Madrid in the Big House in Michigan where close to 100,000 tickets have been sold followed Real Madrid versus Bayern Munich on August 3 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J, where incoming Bayern Munich manager [...]

Roy Hodgson has resigned as England manager after his side's 2-1 defeat by Iceland saw them knocked out of Euro 2016. The 68-year-old had been in charge for four years after replacing Italian Fabio Capello won 33 of his 56 games in charge of the Three Lions. But critically he won just three of 11 [...]

Conte Masterpiece Sees Italy Beat Spain

Goals in either half from Giorgio Chiellini and Graziano Pelle were enough to see Italy knock out holders Spain of Euro 2016, setting up a quarter-final tie with world champions Germany. This was a tactical masterpiece from new Chelsea boss Antonio Conte as Italy totally dominated the defending champions and if it was not for [...]

So much for Federations not putting much importance on the Copa America results. Just two days after seeing his side losing 1-0 to Peru, Dunga has been sacked as the Brazil manager, a result that saw the Samba Boys fail to reach the knockout phase for the first time since 1987. Dunga, who was sacked [...]

Mexico and Venezuela played out a very entertaining game in Houston, with La Vinotinto taking an early lead courtesy of Jose Velazquez’s acrobatic volley from a set-piece. Content to then sit on their lead, the Venezuelans sought to hit on the break with their speedy forwards, who lacked the precision to extend the lead. Sticking [...]