Panama football

Panama coach gets mad after team called worst at FIFA World Cup 2018

Panama's minus-nine goal difference was the worst at a World Cup among teams with zero points since North Korea's minus-11 in 2010.

published on : 29th June 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Panama gunning for 'historic win' against also-eliminated Tunisia, says Felipe Baloy

Baloy, 37, will be retiring from the national team after the World Cup, but was upbeat about Panama's chances going forward.

published on : 26th June 2018

Canal to Russia: Fans take giant strides to watch Panama’s baby steps at FIFA World Cup 2018

As was the case with Saudi Arabia on opening day, a lot of people are bristling with rage at how Panama were allowed to compete at the World Cup. Here’s how they got here.

published on : 25th June 2018

Romelu Lukaku double helps Belgium thrash Panama 3-0 in FIFA World Cup Group G opener

Belgium just needed a spark from somewhere, and they got it from Dries Mertens in the 47th minute.

published on : 18th June 2018

Dedryck Boyata starts in defence as Eden Hazard leads Belgium against Panama in FIFA World Cup Group G opener

Roman Torres, whose goal against Costa Rica in qualifying secured Panama a place in Russia, captains the side from central defence.

published on : 18th June 2018

Panama plays for slain player Amilcar Henriquez in FIFA World Cup debut

The 33-year-old midfielder had been playing for Panama in World Cup qualifying until he was shot to death.

published on : 8th June 2018

Norway dampen Panama's pre-FIFA World Cup hopes

At the Ulleval stadium in Oslo, Norway, who are not qualified for the World Cup, took a fourth-minute lead through Joshua King.

published on : 7th June 2018

Hernan Dario Gomez ready for Panama FIFA World Cup debut

Hernan Dario Gomez's coaching career began as an assistant to Francisco Maturana, helping the team qualify for both the 1990 and 1994 World Cups.

published on : 1st June 2018