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Possibly the best eleven of all time. With dramatic music.

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FIFA News caught up with Portugal's Olympic coach Rui Jorge, who looks ahead to Rio 2016, his memories of representing his country at Atlanta 1996 and why competing at the Men's Olympic Footb [read] brings you an insight into the project that has guided Ecuador’s Independiente del Valle to the final of the Copa Libertadores, just one return leg away from a success that would take them to [read]

South America's representative at the FIFA Club World Cup is just one game away from Copa Libertadores glory, but will Independiente del Valle complete their fairy tale in Medellin, or will Atlet [read]

50 years ago this month, the Soviet Union recorded their best-ever result at a FIFA World Cup when they reached the semi-finals at England 1966. A place in the last four remains the highest finish fro [read]

An Italian dethroning an English knight, a German playmaker unseating a German playmaker, and an Argentinian outranking two fellow South Americans feature in’s latest stats review, along with [read]

Winning the FIFA World Cup once is hard enough, but to lift it three times in a row seems a virtually impossible task. We recall Brazil's 1966 campaign, where the pre-tournament favourites failed [read]

A veteran of the 2014 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup and the 2014 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup, Paraguay goalkeeper Natasha Martinez is intent on striking it lucky at her third world finals: the 2016 FIFA [read]

China PR star Wu Lei believes that his nation will not only qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar, but will put together a strong display in the second-ever edition of the tournament in Asia.  [read]

Fresh off of their UEFA European U-19 Championship, France can now look forward to entering the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 as continental champions. Les Bleuets will make the trip to Asia [read]