Football Champions

2010

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Is US Soccer Team ready to topple the traditional Giants?

A sports freak nation, US. Where there are many sports unheard of before, or played anywhere else in the world. Their love to play can be easily identified by the fact that a decade ago, many were not familiar of the US soccer team’s status on international circuit or World Cup level. Infact they were criticized exorbitantly for hosting Atlanta 1995 because of weak national team, but US team has executed many upsets before being taken seriously.

There was a time when few could believe… Continue reading

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The biggest sport event this year is fast approaching. People all around the world are eagerly anticipated and predicted the outcome of the FIFA 2010 World Cup held in South Africa. Many nations take on a carnival atmosphere for a month from the middle of June until the finals in the middle of July. The TV audience always surpasses the one billion viewers figure; the global appeal of the world cup cannot be underestimated. If your country has produced the results to make it through to these finals then you will want to be sure… Continue reading

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If you are looking for Gold Coast accommodation 2010, you will find a huge selection to choose from. This popular city in Queensland, Australia, has lots of beautiful scenery, superb entertainment facilities, and an extensive range of accommodation. Once you have visited this stunning city, you will come back again and again.

Gold Coast city is ready to receive thousands of visitors in 2010. Whether you are looking for a luxurious hotel suite or a room to rent, you will find it here. With over 57 kilometers of superb beaches, fantastic entertainment and great shopping,… Continue reading

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Although England will be favourites to qualify from group 6 of the European qualification section of the World Cup 2010 there is one team that continues to haunt Fabio Capellos team. Croatia have also been drawn into this group and although having an encouraging Euro 2008, coach Sliven Baltic will know England seeks revenge.

The Croats knocked out England in Euro 2008 qualification. This of course resulted in then manager Steve McClaren getting the sack and the start of a new era for English football under revered Italian coach, Fabio Capello.

How will this strict… Continue reading

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With the summer transfer window closing just a month ago, it may be too early to pass judgment on the players who have only recently joined their new clubs, but we have, nevertheless, chosen our selection of the players likely to make biggest impact in their respective clubs. The list not only features best summer signings but the pick from all football transfers carried out in 2010.

10.) Marco Estrada (Universidad de Chile to Montpellier, 1 million)

Argentine playmaker, Alberto Costa shifted to Valencia following a spectacular season with Montpellier. As a result, Montpellier roughly… Continue reading

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So, all the play off matches have been played and – with the exception of Russia – somehow all the big European names will be at the 2010 World Cup Finals. Isn’t seeding a wonderful thing?

But come the summer of 2010, there’s only one thing that matters: lifting the World Cup trophy. And, I know, it’s very early and I’m sticking my neck out, but here are the real challengers for the 2010 World Cup Finals.

1: Spain – Anyone who has seen Spain play in the last couple of years can’t help but… Continue reading

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FIFA News

While both Group B favourites at the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 successfully navigated their way to the semi-finals, Germany and Chile enjoyed very different matches against Cameroon and Australia r [read]

Germany defeated Cameroon 3-1 to finish top of Group B at the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 at the Fisht Stadium in Sochi in front of 30,230 fans. [read]

Chile reached the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 semi-finals after coming from behind to draw 1-1 against Australia in front of 33,639 fans in Moscow. [read]

On his 100th appearance for Portugal, Joao Moutinho helped secure his team a place in the semi-finals of the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017.  [read]

The first participants of the third edition of the Football for Hope Forum have arrived in Kazan, Russia with the event taking place from June 26 to 28. [read]

We heard from the Russia players after the hosts exited the FIFA Confederations Cup, with positives drawn amid admissions that certain things need to improve before the FIFA World Cup. [read]

Germany’s last FIFA Confederations Cup group match against Cameroon is also Joachim Low’s 150th game in charge of the national team. FIFA.com looks back at several milestones during his time as head c [read]

FIFA.com talks to former star Australian goalkeeper Mark Bosnich to hear some humourous insights from the Socceroos' run to the 1997 FIFA Confederations Cup final. [read]

Australia's ageless forward Tim Cahill continues to chalk off milestones, with the five-time FIFA World Cup™ goalscorer set to become the first outfield Socceroos player to reach a century of cap [read]