FIFA world cup qualifier

Italy stumbles into playoffs again in World Cup qualifying

Italians will need to get through two one-leg matchups to advance in a newly devised playoff system. The draw takes place on Nov. 26 and Italy will be at home for its first match.

published on : 16th November 2021

Kenya wins final World Cup qualifier with its football body in crisis

The result meant little as Kenya was already eliminated from contention for next year's World Cup in Qatar. Mali won Group E to progress to Africa's final World Cup playoffs in March.

published on : 16th November 2021

Netherlands coach Louis Van Gaal injures hip ahead of crucial FIFA World Cup qualifier

During the training session, Van Gaal remained seated in the cart and gave instructions to one of his assistants, Danny Blind, who passed them on to the players.

published on : 15th November 2021

World Cup qualifier: Captain Virgil Van Dijk calls Holland's second-half game 'outrageous' 

The Dutch would have qualified for the finals in Qatar next year with a win in Podgorica and they were well set after a Memphis Depay double gave them a 2-0 lead.

published on : 14th November 2021

Belgium book FIFA World Cup ticket with 3-1 win over Estonia

In Qatar, Belgium's golden generation of players will aim for the major title it craves so much following repeated failures in recent years.

published on : 14th November 2021

Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal eye automatic World Cup qualification against Serbia

The reverse fixture between Portugal and Serbia, played in March, ended in a 2-2 draw in Belgrade.

published on : 13th November 2021

Mohamed Salah's Egypt through to FIFA World Cup qualifying playoffs

Egypt went through to Africa's World Cup qualifying playoffs Friday after fighting back from 2-0 down for a 2-2 draw in Angola.

published on : 13th November 2021

Harry Kane scores hat trick as England a step closer to World Cup spot

The 28-year-old Kane could well be rested after lighting up Wembley Stadium by taking his England tally to 44 goals, nine from catching Wayne Rooney's national record.

published on : 13th November 2021

Leo Messi's Argentina closes in on World Cup spot with Uruguay win

Second-place Argentina now has 28 points in 12 matches.

published on : 13th November 2021

FIFA World Cup qualifiers: Christian Pulisic shines as US beat Mexico 2-0

The win was the third this year for the 13th-ranked Americans over No. 9 Mexico following a 3-2 victory in the Nations League final in June and a 1-0 victory in the CONCACAF Gold final in August.

published on : 13th November 2021

Georgia stuns Sweden 2-0 win in European qualifying

Khvicha Kvaratskhelia scored twice in the second half to give Georgia its second win in Group B and leave Sweden two points ahead of Spain, which can take over first place when it plays Greece later.

published on : 12th November 2021

Immobile latest Italy injury ahead of World Cup qualifier

Immobile left the Italy camp on Tuesday after medical tests revealed a muscular injury to his left leg. The Lazio forward will be replaced by Sassuolo’s Gianluca Scamacca.

published on : 10th November 2021

Injured Youri Tielemans out of Belgium's FIFA World Cup qualifiers

Belgium will qualify for next year's World Cup with a win over Estonia, or if Wales fails to beat Belarus on Saturday.

published on : 9th November 2021

Jordan Veretout in as injured Paul Pogba to miss France's World Cup qualifiers

Pogba has been serving a domestic suspension for United after getting sent off against Liverpool last month after coming on as a substitute, meaning he has missed the team's last two Premier League ga

published on : 9th November 2021

Returning fans to play key part in Asian World Cup qualifying

The coronavirus has played havoc with Asian qualifying for Qatar, forcing some teams to play home games overseas and some matches staged in front of limited crowds or empty stadiums.

published on : 9th November 2021
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