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Ranked! The 10 most incredible World Cup own goals

Ranked! The 10 most incredible World Cup own goals

We've seen a record 11 own goals at Russia 2018, but are they as embarrassing as those of the past? Jon O'Brien counts down 10 of the tournament's best (or worst?) own goals. 11 Jul 2018
Santos stays on as Portugal head coach

Santos stays on as Portugal head coach

The Portuguese Football Federation (FPF) will keep Fernando Santos as the head coach of the national team - even though their performance at the FIFA World Cup in Russia "fell short of expectations." 10 Jul 2018
Quiz! Can you name the 55 highest-scoring Fantasy Football players for the 2018 World Cup?

Quiz! Can you name the 55 highest-scoring Fantasy Football players for the 2018 World Cup?

It's the top scorers for the Telegraph's Fantasy Football World Cup, as we reach the semi-final stage. Do you know the players who've done the business in Russia? 10 Jul 2018
Graffiti of Croatia captain painted in Kazan

Graffiti of Croatia captain painted in Kazan

Graffiti artists started painting a mural depicting Croatia captain Luka Modric in Kazan, the mayor's office said on Saturday. 8 Jul 2018
Torreira's dizzying rise from fifth league football to the World Cup

Torreira's dizzying rise from fifth league football to the World Cup

Uruguay midfielder Lucas Torreira admits it's been a heady rise from the lower leagues to the heights of international football. 6 Jul 2018
Juventus want Ronaldo to help them win the Champions League - source

Juventus want Ronaldo to help them win the Champions League - source

Rumors about Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo leaving Real Madrid for Italian champions Juventus have grounds, according to a source close to the Italian club's management. 5 Jul 2018
Ronaldo 'agrees to Juventus move' - reports

Ronaldo 'agrees to Juventus move' - reports

Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo has agreed a stunning move to Italian champions Juventus, where he will be earning €30 million (almost $47.5 million) per year, Spanish media are reporting tonight. 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
Ronaldo pleasantly 'surprised' by World Cup organisation

Ronaldo pleasantly 'surprised' by World Cup organisation

Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo said that the level of organisation of the World Cup in Russia was a pleasant surprise for him, especially in terms of security. 1 Jul 2018
Uruguay's Cavani knew his game was over

Uruguay's Cavani knew his game was over

Uruguay forward Edinson Cavani said he knew he would not be able to continue playing in the World Cup round of 16 encounter with Portugal. 1 Jul 2018
Ronaldo not ready to discuss his international future

Ronaldo not ready to discuss his international future

Portugal forward and captain Cristiano Ronaldo said he was not yet ready to discuss his plans in the national team. 1 Jul 2018
Portugal made mistakes against Uruguay - Silva

Portugal made mistakes against Uruguay - Silva

Portugal forward Bernardo Silva said his side had made some mistakes in their Round of 16 match against Uruguay. 1 Jul 2018
Tabarez says Portugal were not easy opponents

Tabarez says Portugal were not easy opponents

Uruguay head coach Oscar Tabarez said on Saturday that Portugal were not easy opponents in the Round of 16 match of the 2018 World Cup. 1 Jul 2018
World Cup day 17: Things you might have missed

World Cup day 17: Things you might have missed

A Kylian Mbappe-inspired France edged out Argentina in an incredible encounter in Kazan, while Uruguay edged out Portugal 1 Jul 2018
Tabarez concerned over Cavani’s injury

Tabarez concerned over Cavani’s injury

Uruguay head coach Oscar Tabarez said on Saturday that he was worried because of forward Edinson Cavani’s injury, as there was a little time for recovery before the next game. 1 Jul 2018
Players' dedication helped Uruguay beat Portugal

Players' dedication helped Uruguay beat Portugal

Uruguay head coach Oscar Tabarez said that his team's dedication to the game helped them beat Portugal in the World Cup round of 16 match. 1 Jul 2018