<strong>Record! French lady becomes first female official at men’s World Cup match</strong>
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Record! French lady becomes first female official at men’s World Cup match

France’s Stephanie Frappart became the first female official at a men’s World Cup match when she was named the fourth official for Tuesday’s Group C clash between Mexico…

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Lewandowski’s World Cup misery continues following Poland 0-0 with Mexico
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Lewandowski’s World Cup misery continues following Poland 0-0 with Mexico

Will Robert Lewandowski ever score at the World Cup? It was an escape from defeat for Mexico as they earned a goalless draw with Poland in an entertaining…

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<strong>FIFA’s axe dangles over Ecuador, winner of Qatar 2022 first match</strong>
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FIFA’s axe dangles over Ecuador, winner of Qatar 2022 first match

The FIFA Disciplinary Committee has opened proceedings against the Ecuadorian Football Association due to chants by Ecuadorian supporters during the Qatar v. Ecuador FIFA World Cup match played on Sunday. According to FIFA,…

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<strong>Another foursome this Wednesday at Qatar 2022</strong>
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Another foursome this Wednesday at Qatar 2022

The first World Cup in the Middle East and Arab world continues this Wednesday, with Groups E and F getting underway. There are four matches on the card. Morocco…

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<strong>Nigeria’s Kizz Daniel to ‘Buga’ at Qatar 2022 today</strong>
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Nigeria’s Kizz Daniel to ‘Buga’ at Qatar 2022 today

Nigeria’s music sensation, Kizz Daniel, who along with Tekno released ‘Buga(lo lo)’ song on 3 May will take the centre stage this Wednesday at the FIFA Fan Festival,…

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<strong>Sacked Cristiano Ronaldo to lose £16m in Man Utd wages</strong>
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Sacked Cristiano Ronaldo to lose £16m in Man Utd wages

Cristiano Ronaldo who has been sacked by Manchester United will lose out on £16million at  wages United. He and the club mutually agreed to end contract  seven months…

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<strong>Breaking! Manchester United terminate Ronaldo’s contract</strong>
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Breaking! Manchester United terminate Ronaldo’s contract

Manchester United have terminated Cristiano’ s contract by mutual consent. This is in the aftermath of his ‘tell-all’ interview with Piers Morgan some days ago. A statement by…

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<strong>Qatar 2022  heralds prolonged added time!</strong>
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Qatar 2022  heralds prolonged added time!

Critical observers would have noticed the prolonged added time in the shock defeat of Argentina by Saudi Arabia. As the clock ticked doown to regulation time, added time…

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 <strong>Stats of the Argentina 1-2 Saudi Arabia</strong>
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 Stats of the Argentina 1-2 Saudi Arabia

• Saudi Arabia’s 2-1 win over Argentina is just the second time in FIFA World Cup history that a country from Asia has beaten a team from South America in 22…

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<strong>Stats of the Denmark 0-0 Tunisia match</strong>
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Gritty Tunisia hold determined Denmark in first Qatar 2022 goalless draw
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Gritty Tunisia hold determined Denmark in first Qatar 2022 goalless draw

Both Tunisia and Denmark made penalty appeals that were overruled in a Group D World Cup match that turned to be the first goalless outing at Qatar 2022…

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<strong>Saudis celebrate shock defeat of Argentina in World Cup</strong>
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Saudis celebrate shock defeat of Argentina in World Cup

 Saudi Arabia shocked Argentina in the World Cup on Tuesday with a 2-1 victory over Lionel Messi’s side, prompting an outpouring of Arab pride amidst the first staging…

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<strong>Messi rues ‘five minutes of mistakes’ against Saudis</strong>
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Messi rues ‘five minutes of mistakes’ against Saudis

Lionel Messi lamented Argentina’s shock second half capitulation against Saudi Arabia on Tuesday but said he was not surprised by the threat from opponents 48 places lower in…

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<strong>Crowd gives Tunisia lift as they hold Denmark 0-0 at halftime</strong>
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Crowd gives Tunisia lift as they hold Denmark 0-0 at halftime

Underdogs Tunisia were drawing energy from a spirited crowd at the Education City Stadium on Tuesday and holding Denmark 0-0 at halftime in the opening Group D clash…

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<strong>Saudi Arabia win is statistically biggest World Cup shock, say, data company, Gracenote</strong>
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Saudi Arabia win is statistically biggest World Cup shock, say, data company, Gracenote

Saudi Arabia’s 2-1 victory over Argentina on Tuesday is rated the biggest shock in World Cup history by data company Nielsen Gracenote, moving ahead of the previous biggest…

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<strong>Major upset! Merciless Saudis stun Messi’s Argentina </strong>
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Major upset! Merciless Saudis stun Messi’s Argentina

Low ranked Saudi Arabia have created the first upset of this unique World Cup by beating hot favourites, Argentina in a come back 2-1 episode. Trailing 0-1 at halftime,…

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Statistics ahead of Tuesday’s World Cup matches
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<strong>George Weah’s son surpasses father by playing and scoring at World Cup</strong>
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George Weah’s son surpasses father by playing and scoring at World Cup

It was a landmark moment when Tim Weah scored for the USA in the match against Wales Monday night. He did what his father never achieved. Tim is…

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<strong>Bale’s  penalty rescues Wales in draw with USA</strong>
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Bale’s  penalty rescues Wales in draw with USA

Gareth Bale rode to Wales’ rescue once again as the captain’s late penalty salvaged a draw against the United States in his country’s first World Cup game for…

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It’s beginning of the end for Messi’s World Cup adventure
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It’s beginning of the end for Messi’s World Cup adventure

Argentine captain, Lionel Messi, feels great as leads Argentina to face Saudi Arabis this morning. The match is best regarded as the begining of the end for the…

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Ahead of their 6-2 defeat to England, Iranian players refuse to sing national anthem, backing protests
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Ahead of their 6-2 defeat to England, Iranian players refuse to sing national anthem, backing protests

Spate of protests at the World Cup took a new dimension as the Iranian team refused to sing their country national anthem ahead of their eventual 6-2 loss…

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