England vs. Senegal: Euro 2020 finalist to face African champions for place in World Cup quarter-finals

CNN — Sunday’s round of 16 matches will see the winner of the 2018 World Cup, the current African champion and one of the Euro 2020 finalists. First up is reigning World Cup champions France to face Poland at Al Thumama Stadium in the early game, before perhaps the highlight of the day when England … Read more

FIFA World Cup 2022: Mark Bosnich watches iPad on SBS TV coverage, Socceroos vs Argentina

What’s on the iPad Bozza? That’s the question fans have been asking Australian football legend Mark Bosnich, glued to his tablet during SBS coverage of the FIFA World Cup. Appearing as an expert alongside the likes of Craig Foster and John Aloisi, Bosnich is a fan favorite as usual – but viewers wonder why he’s … Read more

FIFA World Cup 2022, prize money, how much will players get paid for World Cup? news, club payments, transfers, rumours, Socceroos

The Socceroos’ most successful World Cup campaign in history has earned Australian players a record amount of money – and it could be around $A430,000 each if they defeated heavyweights Argentina in the Round of 16. But their impressive success, including two wins at a World Cup for the first time, will also bring far … Read more

FIFA World Cup in Qatar, Day 13: Live Updates, News, Results, South Korea vs Portugal, Ghana vs Uruguay, Serbia vs Switzerland, Cameroon vs Brazil

The final day of round robin group matches at the 2022 Qatar World Cup has finally arrived and it sure has been a wild ride. Japan topped Group E and knocked out Germany in one fell swoop on Day 12 to cap off an incredible run of results. But favorites Brazil will be desperate not … Read more

FIFA World Cup in Qatar: live updates, scores, news, results, Croatia vs Belgium, Canada vs Morocco, Japan vs Spain, Costa Rica vs Germany

On the penultimate day of group stage action, Groups E and F take to the field with Round of 16 spots still available for almost every nation. Group F kicked off the day at 2am (AEDT) with the world’s runners-up, Belgium, against 2018 World Cup runners-up Croatia. Belgium is currently third in the group standings … Read more

World Cup 2022 live: Socceroos vs Denmark, France vs Tunisia result, scores

Australia, we set our alarm early on Sunday. The Socceroos are through to the knockout stage of the World Cup for the second time after a dramatic evening in Qatar. Australia looked to be in trouble as Tunisia took a 1–0 lead against France in the second half, but minutes later Mathew Leckie scored one … Read more

World Cup boss tells Piers Morgan 400-500 migrant workers have died in Qatar

A Qatar chief has finally admitted the horrific death toll of workers helping prepare the country for the World Cup. World Cup boss Hassan Al-Thawadi admitted 500 workers died when confronted by Piers Morgan, reports The sun. Piers questioned him during a confrontation that will appear on Sky News, which can also be seen on … Read more

Iran threatened families of the World Cup soccer team, according to a security source

CNN — The families of Iran’s World Cup soccer team have been threatened with jail and torture if the players fail to “behave” ahead of Tuesday’s game against the US, a source involved in the security of the games said. Following the refusal of Iranian players to sing the country’s national anthem in their opening … Read more

Qatari and FIFA officials can drive into the World Cup’s Al Bayt Stadium

Talk to fans in Qatar and they will tell you that getting into the World Cup stadiums is far from easy. All eight stadiums are within 35 km of Doha, four of which are in the Doha city area. Furthest away is Al Bayt Stadium, where Spain and Germany played in a blockbuster draw this … Read more

FIFA World Cup in Qatar, Day 8: Live updates, scores, news, results, Japan vs Costa Rica, Belgium vs Morocco, Croatia vs Canada, Spain vs Germany

The World Cup action continues with Groups E and F from one day to the next. After their stunning upset victory over Germany, Japan can secure a place in the round of 16 if they take two wins in a row when they face Costa Rica. Watch the world’s best football players every week with … Read more