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Football World Cup

AA Edit | Cup of hope: 4 amazing teams square off at WC

The coloniser versus the colonised is a nice narrative building up as France takes on Morocco, for long its protectorate.

12 Dec 2022 1:43 AM

Croatia beats Brazil on penalties in World Cup quarterfinals

Croatia goalkeeper Dominik Livakovic saved a penalty attempt by Rodrygo and Marquinhos later hit the post

10 Dec 2022 8:57 AM

Messi, Argentina beat Netherlands on penalties at World Cup

Messi converted his penalty in the shootout and Argentina goalkeeper Emiliano Martínez saved two attempts

10 Dec 2022 7:55 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Yorkshire racism row resolution shows Britain has come a long way

I believe that British racism has changed in its manifestations and in the reaction it provokes from the establishment

20 Nov 2021 7:30 AM

Football legend Diego Maradona invokes 'Hand of God' to end pandemic

Argentina league, like most others in South America and Europe, has been stopped since since March 20 due to the coronavirus

30 Apr 2020 9:11 AM


Argentina call up 6 Italy-based players for World Cup qualifiers

Argentina imposed restrictions on people traveling from Italy, Spain, Germany and France, says 14-day quarantine is mandatory

11 Mar 2020 12:05 PM

Fears surface as Qatar World Athletics countdown begins

It will be the first time the event is held in the Middle East.

29 Sep 2018 12:22 AM

Football is a sport but it is not far away from politics

Football is so popular in many parts of the world that some politicians don’t mind using it to further their interests.

19 Jun 2018 1:53 AM

Men want to impregnate their wives this week. Find out why!

Ingenious tip is encouraging men to get their better halves pregnant for the love of football.

05 Sep 2017 11:42 AM

‘Psychic animals are for entertainment’

An animal predicting things on its own can only be fluke. There are 50 per cent chances of any team winning.

19 Jun 2017 12:16 AM