Brazil host Belgium in the second quarterfinal of the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Russia on Friday, July 6 at the Kazan Arena. Both sides have met just once in the FIFA organised competition with the south American side winning 2-0.
1998 world champions France will face Uruguay who have won the title in 1930 and 1950 for a place in the semifinal at the ongoing Russia 2018 World Cup tournament. France beat Argentina in their own round of 16 game in Russia.
Argentina football legend Diego Maradona has been slammed by FIFA for the statement he made after Colombia were sent out of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in the round of 16 tie by England. He claimed Colombia were robbed.
“As a brother who has gone through this, I know what must be going through their heads, and I wouldn’t want anyone to go through that. “Carlos must be feeling both sad for the mistake he made, and very afraid, and his family too"
Rabio the octopus became a bit of an internet sensation when it successfully correctly predicted all of the results of Japan’s national football team at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. This did not spare him from being eaten.
After Japan's agonising round of 16 loss to Belgium, their squad and their thousands of fans would have been forgiven for leaving the Rostov Arena as quickly as possible. A late goal from Nacer Chadli sealed a 3-2 comeback victory
The Senegalese Football Federation (FSF) has called on the world's football governing body, FIFA, to review its fair play ruling which saw the West African nation crash out of the 2018 World Cup in Russia on Thursday, June 28.
Belgium on Monday, July 2, qualified for the quarterfinal stages at the ongoing 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia after beating Japan 3-2 in their round of 16 encounter. Nacer Chadli scored the winning goal for Belgium at the death.
Five-time FIFA World Cup champions Brazil will on Monday, July 2, continue their mission to claim a sixth title when they face familiar foe Mexico. Briefly will bring you live coverage of this encounter as from 3pm Nigerian time.
Louzanne Coetzee has etched her name among the greats of para-athletes. The South African smashed her own T11 (completely blind) 5000m World record by an amazing 13.92 seconds when she ran a time of 18m,00s,34.
Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba's move to hug and commiserate with Lionel Messi after France's emphatic 4-3 victory over Argentina in the 2018 Round of 16 stage has left football fans around the world awed.
Shortly after Belgium scored the winning goal in their boring 1-0 win over England cameras panned to celebrating fans in the stands. Eagle-eyed soccer fans were shocked to spot a Belgian fan dressed in blackface makeup.
A second half goal from Adnan Januzaj ensured Belgium topping Group G as they defeated England by 1-0. Both teams started the match with their second string side and played predictably in the first half as the game lacked purpose.
World Cup 2014 defending champions Germany were at the center of all football discussions world over following their humiliating 2-0 defeat to underdogs South Korea. Mexico risked an early exit after Sweden's 3-0 thumping.
Senegal have crashed out of the World Cup after suffering a 1-0 defeat against Colombia in Group H. Barcelona's Yerry Mina's goal in the 74th minute was the difference as the South American finished top of the group.
Super Eagles technical adviser Gernot Rohr turns a year older on Thursday, June 28 - two days after his team crashed out of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. He was unable to qualify his side for the knockout stage of Russia 2018
Die Mannscaft’s exit in the tournament was completed after the VAR system was employed to reject US ref Mark Geiger’s initial call to rule out Kim Young-gwon’s 92nd-minute strike. The arbiter previously called for an offside.
Diego Maradona has been part of Argentina's influence as they progressed to the last 16 with his antics in Saint Petersburg in the win over Nigeria. The legend appeared to be intoxicated and admitted to bingeing on white wine.
World Cup holder Germany have dramatically crashed out of the first round of the World Cup after defeat today. This total shock is the first time the four-time world champions have been knocked out in the first round since 1938.
Sweden have qualified into the round of 16 after a resounding victory over Mexico in their final Group F match in Sochi. The Swedes knew they would only stand a chance of qualifying into the next round if they win against Mexico.
The 2018 World Cup has seen a host of brilliant and gifted footballers exhibit their football skills and talent to the entire world. TUKO.co.ke gives you a sneak peek of top six stars who have so-far failed to shine in the tourney
When the Super Eagles of Nigeria file out in the Krestovsky stadium in Saint Petersburg on Tuesday, June 26, they will be hoping to be fifth time lucky against a nation that has always tormented them at the World Cup, Argentina.