FIFA World Cup 2022: Japan vs Croatia, Brazil vs South Korea round of 16 live updates, score, results

The quarter-finals of the FIFA World Cup are starting to take shape as the knockout stage progresses. Japan will take on 2018 runners-up Croatia at 2am on Tuesday AEDT in a 16-game first round. Japan finished top of Group E ahead of European heavyweights Spain and Germany, and will take their chance against Luka Modric’s … Read more

Brazil feature, Neymar support of Jair Bolsonaro, political division, divided over jersey, team colors used by far-right politician

There is perhaps no country more synonymous with football and the World Cup than Brazil – and the South American country loves the sport too. But their famous yellow jersey has become an icon of divisiveness, thanks to their version of Donald Trump — a far-right, fiery one-term president, Jair Bolsonaro. And in turn it … Read more

World Cup Daily, England vs France, quarter final, Eddie Hearn, Ebanie Bridges v Shannon O’Connell, Jules Kounde gold chain, Arsene Wenger comments on protests,

Boxing queen Eddie Hearn has announced that a world title fight in Leeds will take a short break so fans can watch England’s epic World Cup quarter-final against France. Gareth Southgate’s side secured a spot in the next stage of the World Cup with a 3-0 win over Senegal, as France beat Poland 3-1 as … Read more

Prince Joachim’s massive move amid a rift in the royal family

Prince Joachim of Denmark is reportedly moving to the US just months after a rift within the royal family came to light. That reports the Danish newspaper BTJoachim, 53, moves to Washington DC with his wife, Princess Marie, and their two youngest children after taking a new job in the defense industry. The family has … Read more

Kylian Mbappé rewrites the World Cup goalscoring record for France

The football world pauses to applaud Kylian Mbappé as the French star continues his extraordinary performance at the World Cup. Aged just 23, Mbappe set up a goal that made history for Olivier Giroud and then scored two himself as holders France reached the quarter-finals of the World Cup with a 3-1 victory over Poland. … Read more

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

Ukraine says it has sent animal eyes to some embassies and consulates

ROME — Ukrainian embassies and consulates in six European countries have received packages of animal eyes in recent days, a Ukrainian official said Friday. Foreign Ministry spokesman Oleh Nikolenko wrote on Facebook that the “bloody packages” were received by the Ukrainian embassies in Hungary, the Netherlands, Poland, Croatia and Italy, as well as consulates in … Read more

Issei Sagawa: Japanese cannibal who raped, killed and ate woman, dies

Issei Sagawa, a Japanese killer known as the “Kobe Cannibal” who killed and ate a Dutch student but was never jailed, has died aged 73. Sagawa died of pneumonia on Nov. 24 and was given a funeral attended by only family members, with no scheduled public ceremony, his younger brother and a friend said in … Read more