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The 5 WORST World Cup Golden Ball choices… and the player who should’ve won

The 5 WORST World Cup Golden Ball choices… and the player who should’ve won

FIFAs official award for the World Cups best player has often raised eyebrows including a three-year run of jinxing a player whod go on to have a final to forget 14 Jul 2018
World Cup flops: The most disappointing XI from Russia 2018

World Cup flops: The most disappointing XI from Russia 2018

From a decorated Spanish defender to a Polish playmaker, via several Germans, these players arrived in Russia with high expectations and failed to deliver 13 Jul 2018
Where did it all go wrong for Mario Gotze?

Where did it all go wrong for Mario Gotze?

In 2014, he scored the winner in the World Cup final after being told to show youre better than Messi by Germany manager Joachim Löw. Fast-forward four years and Die Mannschafts former golden boy is struggling to save his career 13 Jul 2018
Quiz! Can you name the 2014 World Cup final line-ups for Germany 1-0 Argentina?

Quiz! Can you name the 2014 World Cup final line-ups for Germany 1-0 Argentina?

Four years ago today, the World Cup final took place in Rio de Janeiro as Germany beat Argentina 1-0 in extra time, but can you recall the 28 players that appeared on the pitch? 13 Jul 2018
Ranked! The top 5 craziest World Cup third-place play-off games

Ranked! The top 5 craziest World Cup third-place play-off games

As England and Belgium face off in 2018, Greg Lea charts the existence of the strangest match in football from air rifles to the fastest goal in World Cup history 13 Jul 2018
Ex-Germany Forward Kuranyi Hopes Croatia Can Win World Cup

Ex-Germany Forward Kuranyi Hopes Croatia Can Win World Cup

MOSCOW, July 9 (Sputnik) - Former Dynamo Moscow and Germany forward Kevin Kuranyi said on Monday that he hoped Croatia could win this year’s World Cup. 10 Jul 2018
Many World Cup favourites eliminated because of ‘poor preparation’

Many World Cup favourites eliminated because of ‘poor preparation’

Croatia Football Federation (HNS) President Davor Suker said that World Cup favourites, such as Brazil, Germany and Spain, were eliminated from the tournament because of “poor preparation.” 8 Jul 2018
Germany 2022: Who stays, who goes?

Germany 2022: Who stays, who goes?

It's been one week since the Germany squad touched down at Frankfurt Airport following their World Cup elimination. 5 Jul 2018
What Messi and Ronaldo's World Cup exits say about this tournament – and why they could signal the end of an era

What Messi and Ronaldo's World Cup exits say about this tournament – and why they could signal the end of an era

Football's cult of the individual will never go away, but the success of teamwork seen at Russia 2018 might yet spark a new trend, writes Alex Hess. 5 Jul 2018
Kuranyi supports decision to keep Low as head coach

Kuranyi supports decision to keep Low as head coach

Former Germany and Dynamo Moscow striker Kevin Kuranyi said he supports the decision made by the German Football Association (DFB) to keep Joachim Low as coach of the German national football team. 5 Jul 2018
Germany keeper Neuer happy to continue under Low

Germany keeper Neuer happy to continue under Low

Germany captain Manuel Neuer said on Tuesday that he was happy to continue working with head coach Joachim Low and believes that the team will be able to "regain their strength" under his management. 4 Jul 2018
Low confirms intention to remain Germany head coach

Low confirms intention to remain Germany head coach

Joachim Low has confirmed that he wants to continue as Germany head coach despite the team's early exit from the 2018 World Cup. 3 Jul 2018
Reports: Low to stay on as Germany head coach

Reports: Low to stay on as Germany head coach

Joachim Low will remain as Germany head coach despite his team's World Cup failure, according to reports in German media. 3 Jul 2018
Kwame Yeboah makes Koln bow after Moenchengladbach exit

Kwame Yeboah makes Koln bow after Moenchengladbach exit

Australian forward Kwame Yeboah turned out for the first time in pre-season for new club Fortuna Koln after exiting Borussia Moenchengladbach last month. 2 Jul 2018
10 things we've learned from the group stage of the World Cup

10 things we've learned from the group stage of the World Cup

Jogi Löw has done an Arsene Wenger, Zlatan Ibrahimovic is unmissed and the hosts have won already Michael Yokhin on 10 talking points from Russia 2018 29 Jun 2018
Quiz! Can you name the 37 best players at the 2018 World Cup based on goals + assists?

Quiz! Can you name the 37 best players at the 2018 World Cup based on goals + assists?

Each of these players has been directly involved in at least two goals in the group stage. Name them... 29 Jun 2018