He said he failed to instil a sense of urgency and passion among his players who lost two of their three group matches.
Russia's leading social network is cracking down on chat groups created to shame women during the World cup amid growing complaints of sexist abuse during the tournament.
How did tiny, far-flung Saransk, with less than 300,000 people, come to be known in the international media as Russia’s doping capital?
Why are referees using video assistance in some instances and not in others? It isn't crystal clear.
Lionel Messi: The superstar illuminating Russian town Bronnitsy as Argentina train for FIFA World Cup
Around 400 fans flocked to Argentina's base camp on Monday for the team's first open training session, each and every one desperate to steal a glimpse of Messi in the flesh.
Women were allowed into sports stadiums in January for the first time in the country although they were segregated in the stands, sticking to the family section away from all-male crowds elsewhere.
With Putin leaving no stone unturned to portray ‘normal’ image, country eager to get rid of ‘cold and dreary’ tag during World Cup.
Passionate fans are an inevitable component in making FIFA Wolrd Cups carnivals of colour and delight. This is what some are doing in Russia.
The former striker narrates his experience of watching the World Cup from the stands.
For a country hosting the grandest football event on the planet, Russia’s football team was curiously a minor player in the build-up to the tournament.
On Wednesday, the stadium wore all those little things that make a World Cup a World Cup.
With millions in exposure and retail sales at stake, the World Cup kits of 2018 can be categorized, generally speaking, like this: Team Plain, Team Retro and Team Cool Kid on the Pitch.
Encouraging draws in recent friendlies against Brazil, Germany and Italy show the English are heading in the right direction but they have been here before in the run-up to tournaments.
An estimated 18,000 fans from the country will descend on Russian soil, either to catch the matches or for a vacation.
Here is a team made of top names who were axed from World Cup squads of their respective countries.