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Australia striker Tim Cahill fit for World Cup play-off against Honduras

Veteran Australian striker Tim Cahill said he had recovered from an ankle injury and was fit to play against Honduras.

published on : 13th November 2017

Switzerland edge out Northern Ireland to qualify for World Cup

Switzerland held off Northern Ireland to seal a place at the 2018 World Cup in Russia with a 0-0 second-leg draw on Sunday.

published on : 13th November 2017

'We're Italy, we'll qualify', insists Gian Piero Ventura

Four-time world champions Italy need to overturn a 1-0 first-leg defeat to avoid missing out on the World Cup for the first time since 1958.

published on : 12th November 2017

FIFA World Cup play-offs: Italy veterans Buffon, De Rossi, Barzagli face do or die  

Here is a look at the three veteran warriors of the 2006 World Cup-winning campaign who face an inglorious exit if Italy fail to qualify for the tournament for the first time in 60 years.

published on : 12th November 2017

Ireland hold Denmark to first-leg stalemate in FIFA World Cup play-off 

Ireland and Denmark played out a drab 0-0 draw in the first leg of their World Cup play-off in Copenhagen on Saturday.

published on : 12th November 2017

ESPN to lay off 100 workers ahead of streaming service launch: Report

The company missed revenue and earnings estimates, causing shares to drop 4 per cent in after-hours trading on Thursday.

published on : 10th November 2017

Switzerland on top after narrow win over North Ireland in FIFA World Cup qualifiers

Switzerland took a giant step towards qualifying for Russia 2018 on Thursday but needed a controversial penalty to earn a 1-0 win over the hosts.

published on : 10th November 2017

McNair back from injury for Northern Ireland World Cup play-off

Nottingham Forest forward Jamie Ward is back in the squad after missing the final five games of the group stage with a calf injury.

published on : 30th October 2017

Italy among play-off hopefuls waiting to learn 2018 FIFA World Cup fate

Italy will learn their World Cup play-off fate as the four-time winners join seven other European countries in the draw.

published on : 17th October 2017

Australia unity call as dates set for 2018 FIFA World Cup play-off

Australian football chiefs called for unity as the dates were confirmed for their World Cup play-off against Honduras.

published on : 15th October 2017

FIFA grants extra day for New Zealand, Peru World Cup play-off

The two-legged play-off has been extended by a day to take into account the huge distance between the two countries.

published on : 15th October 2017

General Motors to cut production at Detroit plant, lay off workers 

General Motors Co plans to scale back production at an assembly plant in Detroit and lay off about 1,500 workers, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing sources familiar with the plan.

published on : 12th October 2017

Italy, Switzerland among eight European play-off teams

Four-time World Cup winners Italy will be among the four seeded teams for the play-offs in November.

published on : 11th October 2017

Australia beat 10-man Syria in World Cup play-off

Veteran striker Tim Cahill scored deep into extra time to take Australia a big step closer to next year's World Cup.

published on : 10th October 2017

Australia lose Mile Jedinak for World Cup play-offs against Syria

Mile Jedinak's absence is a blow to Australia's chances against the Syrians, with the first leg on October 5 in Malaysia.

published on : 27th September 2017
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