worldcup2022

Ghana fans say ‘Suarez will’ cry on Friday

The Uruguay striker broke Ghanaian hearts at the 2010 World Cup when his deliberate handball stopped a certain goal in ...

Maradona would be ‘super happy’, says Messi

Messi became his country’s most capped player at the tournament with a 22nd appearance surpassing his legendary ...

Belgium crash out of World Cup after Croatia draw

Croatia had a penalty award controversially cancelled by VAR early in a largely uneventful first half.

Morocco roar past Canada into World Cup last 16

Goals from Hakim Ziyech and Youssef En-Nesyri ensured the North Africans finished top of Group F ahead of 2018 World ...

Female refs ‘a positive message’ for women’s rights in Qatar, says Frappart

She is one of three female officials picked to take part in the tournament, the first time it has happened in a men’s ...

‘Very restrained’: German fans lukewarm on World Cup

Scores of bars that would normally do good business during a football tournament have sensed the disaffection and ...

England hero Rashford ‘belongs’ on World Cup stage, says Maguire

Rashford had not kicked a ball for England since missing a penalty in the Euro 2020 final shootout against Italy last ...