Senegal will find World Cup tough

Senegal will find World Cup tough

Stoke City's Senegal striker Mame Biram Diouf has admitted that the current Senegal squad will find it tough to match the achievements of the Teranga Lions at the 2002 World Cup.

Nigeria punished for player oversight

Nigeria have forfeited their World Cup qualifier away to Algeria and been handed a 3-0 walkover defeat for fielding an ineligible player in the match, global soccer body FIFA said on Tuesday.

Messi eyes Argentine improvement

Messi eyes Argentine improvement

Argentina captain Lionel Messi believes they need to improve if they are to stand a chance of winning next year's World Cup in Russia.

England game key to Tunisian hopes

England game key to Tunisian hopes

Tunisia coach Nabil Maaloul says his side's hopes of reaching the World Cup second round hinge on their opening Group G game against England.

Adidas looking forward to increase in sales

Adidas looking forward to increase in sales

Adidas (ADSGn.DE) expects a big increase in sales of soccer jerseys from the 2018 World Cup in Russia helped by its sponsorship of three of the top teams, the German sportswear maker’s chief executive was quoted as saying on Saturday.

CAF give qualifiers cash

CAF give qualifiers cash

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) will give US$500,000 to each the of the continent's World Cup teams.

Group reaction to the draw

Group reaction to the draw

Group-by-group reaction to the World Cup draw on Friday:

Favourites given favourable draw

Favourites given favourable draw

The favourites to win next year’s World Cup in Russia were given navigable paths to the last 16 with the coaches of Germany, Brazil, Argentina and Spain having reason to feel reasonably optimistic after Friday’s draw.

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