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FIFA world cup 2022

Griezmann flourishing in new role for France at World Cup

The 31-year-old can now show off his range of passing and his work rate from midfield, while also providing a threat with his set-piece deliveries.

published on : 7th December 2022

The next World Cup will jump to 48 teams. Is bigger better?

FIFA claims the expansion is good for the global game. However, a bigger World Cup will advance the business and revenue interests of football's regulatory body, which is marred by corruption.

published on : 7th December 2022

FIFA World Cup: Desolate Ronaldo relegated to bench in Portugal's emphatic win

In fact, it was a rather sad sight. A veteran in decline departing the scene as his teammates — some barely half his age — continued to party.

published on : 7th December 2022

Pass-masters Spain fail World Cup test, face identity crisis

As good as midfielders Pedri and Gavi are, they still lack a decisive, regular match-winner. The coach buys "the complete pack" when it comes to possession football, for better or for worse.

published on : 7th December 2022

FIFA World Cup: It's just like watching vintage Brazil

The Real Madrid man clipped a cross for Lucas Pacqueta whose first-time shot went through a mass of South Korean legs before nestling into the net.

published on : 7th December 2022

Morocco beat Spain on penalties, make World Cup history

Morocco has been the biggest surprise of the tournament and will next face either Portugal or Switzerland.

published on : 6th December 2022

South Korea looks to youth after World Cup loss to Brazil

This was the third time South Korea has reached the knockout round. Its best performance was in 2002 when it co-hosted the event with Japan and reached the semifinals.

published on : 6th December 2022

Shall we dance? Brazil cop flak, praise for World Cup shenanigans

The manner of exuberant celebrations during the game caught the eye of many, with the Brazilians rolling out a set of choreographed dance moves.

published on : 6th December 2022

FIFA World Cup: Paulo Dybala, the Serie A standout not needed by Argentina

The Roma playmaker hasn't played a minute in Qatar, despite the injuries afflicting Argentina on its turbulent run to the quarterfinals.

published on : 6th December 2022

What's next for Japan after exit on penalties at World Cup?

Victories over former World Cup champions Spain and Germany in the group stage showed Japan has improved enough to compete with top soccer nations.

published on : 6th December 2022

FIFA World Cup 2022: Livakovic 'saves' Croatia, breaks Japanese hearts

Goalkeeper Dominik Livakovic saved three penalty kicks Monday in Croatia’s 3-1 win over Japan in a shootout, securing a return to the quarterfinals for the runner-up in the 2018 tournament.

published on : 6th December 2022

The romance of Argentina-Netherlands match in World Cup

The quarter-final match promises fireworks between Messi's men and Van Gaal's.

published on : 5th December 2022

Believe the hype, Bellingham is lighting up the World Cup

19-year-old Bellingham is emerging as the heartbeat of the England team. He's now its youngest-ever player to provide an assist at the tournament after setting up Henderson's goal against Senegal.

published on : 5th December 2022

Mbappé is bringing football to a new dimension at World Cup

His nine career World Cup goals make him the first player to score that many before the age of 24, breaking a record previously held by Pelé, who had seven at that point.

published on : 5th December 2022

Giroud, Mbappe power France to last eight

Two-time World Cup winners ease past Poland at Al Thumama Stadium in Doha

published on : 5th December 2022

Outsiders gaining ground, bloc by bloc

More representation from teams outside Europe and South America in last 16 of ongoing World Cup in Qatar, a good indicator that gap between powerhouses and smaller teams is closing

published on : 4th December 2022

Brazil wins group despite 1-0 loss to Cameroon at World Cup

The Selecao, which had already reached the knockout stage after victories over Serbia and Switzerland, will face South Korea in the round of 16.

published on : 3rd December 2022

Switzerland beats Serbia 3-2 to reach last 16 of World Cup

Switzerland will next face Portugal on Tuesday at Lusail Stadium.

published on : 3rd December 2022

South Korea beat Ronaldo's Portugal, advances at World Cup after wild finish to group

South Korea advanced on the tiebreaker of goals scored, pushing Uruguay into third place Friday in one of the wildest finishes to a group in the tournament’s 92-year history.

published on : 3rd December 2022

Religion should not be barrier between people and sports

Games and entertainments also are an integral part of life, and we need not create a necessary binary between religion and sports. 

published on : 2nd December 2022
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