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16 Aug 2018
Nigeria has slipped down one spot in the latest FIFA rankings from number forty-eight to forty-nine after failing to qualify for the second stage of the World Cup in Russia. 2018 FIFA World Cup winners, France climbed to the top of the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking in the first edition of the global rankings since they…
17 Jul 2018
Russia 2018 has come and gone, leaving football fans with some memories to treasure for the next four years before football heads to Qatar. Before the kick off the final between imperious France and surprise package Croatia, there were predictions of victory for both sides. But as it is mandatory in a cup final, there…
10 Jul 2018
While the run of the English team has been adjudged “brilliant” by some pundits, it is apt to face the reality of the Three Lions playing against a Croatian team that fits the circle of “the real test” for the English after defeating Columbia and Sweden to the semi-final stage. Truth is that the English…
10 Jul 2018
The World Cup semi-final fixture between France and Belgium is a more tantalising one, as it is an all-European affair. But, be that as it may, the Belgian team who are having a dream world cup campaign absolutely have a lot to worry about their French opponent. The front line that contains the fine blend…
26 May 2018
The delegation of Senior National Team of Democratic Republic of Congo, otherwise known as Simba, flew into Port Harcourt on Thursday night ahead of Monday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup Send Forth encounter with the Super Eagles.
18 May 2018
A football team from Agryz in Russia’s Republic of Tatarstan will become the first-ever girls to be ball boys at an opening World Cup match at Russia 2018 this summer.
17 May 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari has made it clear to the Super Eagles that qualifying from Group D of the 2018 FIFA World Cup is no longer acceptable. He wants the team to aim at winning the World Cup trophy.
15 May 2018
Nigerians itching to follow all the action at the 2018 FIFA World Cup are in for the best of time as two broadcasting outfits, Kwese Free Sports (KFS) and Nigeria Info, started a 30-day countdown...
21 Apr 2018
Visa Inc. has announced that professional footballer, Zlatan Ibrahimović, will be the new face of its global marketing campaign in anticipation of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
20 Apr 2018
Last week, StarTimes unveiled its 2018 FIFA World Cup promotion, a coming-of-age story flashing back to a boy’s first World Cup in 1994. It runs through the next several tournaments highlighting the rise and fall of the Super Eagles on the global stage before concluding with a grand promise of the coverage of Russia 2018....
2 Mar 2018
Super Eagles Captain, John Obi Mikel is keen to lead Nigeria to the knockout rounds of the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals, which will be hosted by Russia, reports africanfootball.com.
1 Feb 2018
More than 4,905,169 tickets had been requested by fans from all over the world before the random selection draw sales period concluded yesterday, FIFA has disclosed. Since December 5, 2017, supporters have had a great opportunity to apply for tickets exclusively at FIFA.com/tickets, and anticipation for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia this summer…

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