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The 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany is celebrating its tenth anniversary. Teeming with extraordinary exploits and memorable moments – many of which will surely spring to mind if you think back – the tourn [read]

2018 hosts Russia will be looking for a new coach to lead them into the next World Cup after Leonid Slutsky stepped down after UEFA EURO 2016. [read]

Every week in the build-up to Russia 2018, will be highlighting a classic FIFA World Cup image. Our latest photograph captures Carlos Alberto celebrating his legendary strike in the 1970 Fina [read]

The creation of a tobacco-free environment during the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ and other major sporting events to be held in Russia was discussed in a conference held in Moscow on Tuesday 28 June. [read]

Ahead of Wales' historic UEFA EURO 2016 quarter-final meet with Belgium, caught up with defender Chris Gunter, who may have to relinquish the honour of being the best man at his brother [read]

We're celebrating the 10-year anniversary of the 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™ with a Facebook contest!  [read]

Inexperienced dark horses in Africa, Mauritius are nonetheless making consistent strides and impressing continental onlookers. We look at their recent rise in the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking. [read] sat down with Germany U-17 goalkeeper Leonie Doege, who looks ahead to the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Jordan 2016, where she hopes to meet Jordanian international and close friend Sarah Abu [read]

Women’s EURO qualifiers and Rio tune-ups dominated a busy month of women’s football that also brought silverware to clubs in Spain and Denmark. looks back over the main events. [read]