Russia 2018 World Cup
2018 Russia World Cup Statistics
The just concluded 2018 World cup had its high and low moments but we bring you the statistics for all 64 matches played from FIFA.com TOP SCORERS HARRY KANE (England) -6 goals ROMERU LUKAKU (Belgium) - 4 goals DENIS CHERYSHEV (Russia)- 4 goals TOURNAMENT STATISTICS GOALS SCORED -169 YELLOW CARDS -219 RED CARDS -4 PASSES…
Russia 2018 World Cup where ranking never worked
For a lot of Russian fans, the performance of their team in the yet-to-be-concluded World Cup was satisfactory. The Stanislav Cherchesov’s side, ranked 65 by FIFA, the lowest in the World Cup, was able to prove some bookmakers wrong by reaching the quarterfinals of the tournament, losing 3-4 on penalty to Croatia after playing 3-3 in regulation time.
Croatia vs England Preview: Is football coming home?
Is football coming home? We are two games away to confirm that! But as for English football fans “Football is coming home!” They have been creating team-supporting memes that leave the rest of the world a little jealous. The semi-final face-off between England and Croatia is England’s biggest match for a generation. England's opportunity to…
CNN Sports nominates Nigeria’s first goal best
American Cable News Network (CNN) Sports has nominated Super Eagles Forward Ahmed Musa’s first goal against Iceland as one of the best scored in the group stage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Southgate's gamble piles pressure on England for Colombia clash
Gareth Southgate is finally experiencing the level of scrutiny that comes with being England manager at a World Cup as his gamble to make eight changes in losing 1-0 to Belgium comes under the microscope.
When Africa was connected to greatness in Randburg
Thursday May 24 was a special day for African football fans. It was a day Multichoice Africa chose to connect them with the events of the Russia 2018 World Cup clear two weeks before the competition’s kick off.The event, aptly tagged ‘Connect with Greatness...
Visa returns Ibrahimovic to Russia 2018 World Cup
The Official Payment Services Partner of FIFA, Visa (NYSE:V), yesterday announced that professional footballer and face of Visa’s 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia global marketing campaign, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, will return to the tournament with Visa and join football fans in Russia this summer. “I have been telling the world that I will be at…
Super Eagles’ World Cup fund committee targets N3 billion
The committee set up by Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung to mobilise funds for Super Eagles’ participation at the Russia 2018 World Cup at the weekend revealed that Nigeria would need N3 billion to participate effectively at the competition.
SuperSport to broadcast Russia 2018 World Cup commentaries in pidgin
For the first time in the history of the FIFA World Cup, commentaries for every match will be broadcast in pidgin to viewers in Nigeria and Ghana, officials of MultiChoice Nigeria have disclosed. The organisation yesterday promised football fans the best offerings on SuperSport, exclusively on DStv and GOtv, saying all 64 games of the…