Football Champions

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

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The fifty-two European teams vying for 13 tickets to Russia 2018 now know their fates. highlights their reaction to the Preliminary Draw. [read]

Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba has made the switch to Major League Soccer by signing for Montreal Impact. The 37-year-old Ivorian was a free agent following the end of his second spell with the [read]

Stoke City have announced the signing of former Barcelona winger Ibrahim Afellay. The 29-year-old has signed a two-year contract with the English Premier League club and will link up with his new team [read]

Based on the decision of the FIFA Executive Committee on 20 July to expedite the reform process, the confederations’ presidents and Sonia Bien-Aimé as representative of CONCACAF met with FIFA Presiden [read]

Every Monday, delivers you a football-related photo you won't be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week's image captures Mexico celebrating their seventh CONCACAF Gold [read]

One of Africa's all-time greats, Ahmed Hassan looks back at his glittering international career and tells that the Pharaohs will have a hard time reaching their first FIFA World Cup sinc [read]

Everton midfielder Steven Pienaar will miss the start of the new English Premier League season after the South African suffered a hamstring injury. [read]

Former England winger Shaun Wright-Phillips has joined his brother Bradley at New York Red Bulls. [read]

To anyone who followed the Preliminary Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, it would have been hard to miss the lively colours and animated designs that decorated the stage behind presenters Natalia Vodi [read]