FIFA World Cup Qualifiers

FIFA assessing punishments for Hungary, Albania crowd unrest

At Wembley Stadium in London, Hungary supporters fought with police in the stands just after kickoff on Tuesday as officers sought to arrest a spectator on suspicion of racially abusing a steward.

published on : 13th October 2021

FIFA World Cup qualifiers: Sweden wins over Greece to move above Spain in points table

Sweden moved two points clear of Spain in Group B with two games remaining for each team next month.

published on : 13th October 2021

FIFA World Cup qualifiers: Japan beats Australia by 2-1

Australia goalkeeper Mat Ryan tipped a shot from Takuma Asano and the ball bounced off the post and then ricocheted off Behich and into the net.

published on : 12th October 2021

Denmark, England cruise with wins in FIFA World Cup qualifiers

Wins for Scotland, Serbia, Sweden, Switzerland and Ukraine moved each closer to at least a place in the playoffs next year with the finals tournament in Qatar in sight.

published on : 10th October 2021

Germany, Netherlands edge closer to FIFA World Cup finals

Four-time world champions Germany now have a six-point lead in Group J after their win in Hamburg.

published on : 9th October 2021

Injured Takefusa Kubo out as Japan name squad for FIFA World Cup qualifiers

Japan travel to Jeddah to face the Saudis on October 8 before taking on Australia in Saitama four days later, having made a mixed start to their Group B campaign.

published on : 28th September 2021

South Americans can play in English Premier League despite missing World Cup qualifiers

FIFA is hoping the British government eases the quarantine requirements for players in time for the next set of World Cup qualifiers in October, to avoid repetition of last week's situation.

published on : 11th September 2021

Egypt hires Carlos Queiroz as coach to revive World Cup campaign

Former Egypt coach Hossam el-Badry was fired after Egypt scraped a 1-0 home win over Angola and needed a late equalizer for a 1-1 draw in Gabon in its first two World Cup qualifiers this month.

published on : 9th September 2021

France fine without Kylian Mbappé; Denmark perfect in FIFA World Cup qualifiers

Griezmann scored twice and was set up by Benzema both times in a 2-0 win over Finland that put the defending World Cup champions in control of their qualifying group for the 2022 tournament.

published on : 8th September 2021

Sergio Reguilon to replace injured Jose Gaya in Spanish squad for FIFA WC qualifiers

Gaya was substituted in the 75th minute of the 4-0 win over Georgia on Sunday because of a muscle injury.

published on : 6th September 2021

FIFA World Cup qualifiers: In Asia, pressure grow on powerhouses South Korea, Japan

Japan, Asia’s highest-ranked team at No. 24 in the world, lost 1-0 at home to 79th-ranked Oman last Thursday to end a streak of eight consecutive wins in World Cup qualifying games.

published on : 6th September 2021

World Cup qualifiers: Brazil vs Argentina game suspended, here's how other teams fared

Brazil leads the pack with 21 points from seven matches, followed by Argentina with 15.

published on : 6th September 2021

Christian Pulisic on field, US held 1-1 by Canada in World Cup qualifiers

Unable to break down a Canadian team that sat back with five defenders, the Americans wasted a second-half lead in a 1-1 draw Sunday night that left them with two points after two games.

published on : 6th September 2021

Jadon Sancho to miss England's upcoming FIFA World Cup qualifiers

The 21-year-old Sancho moved to United from Borussia Dortmund in the offseason for $100 million.

published on : 4th September 2021

US coach Gregg Berhalter slams CONCACAF for no video review in FIFA World Cup qualifiers

FIFA’s World Cup regulations allow regional confederations to implement video review and goal line technology.

published on : 3rd September 2021
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