World Cup Qualifiers

Indian football team to leave for Qatar on May 19 for World Cup Qualifiers

India is already out of reckoning for a 2022 FIFA World Cup berth but is still in contention for a 2023 Asian Cup spot in the joint qualifiers.

published on : 15th May 2021

No hard-quarantine for Indian football team in Qatar: Report

The Indian side is gearing up for the games and they would be able to start training immediately on arriving in Qatar.

published on : 15th May 2021

FIFA World Cup qualifiers: Defenders Dani Alves, Thiago Silva back in Brazil squad

Brazil leads the South American qualifying group with four wins from four matches, two points ahead of Argentina.

published on : 15th May 2021

AIFF awaiting Qatar's approval to send team in advance for FIFA World Cup qualifiers

India is already out of reckoning for a 2022 FIFA World Cup berth but still in contention for a 2023 Asian Cup spot in the joint qualifiers.

published on : 12th May 2021

COVID-19: FIFA postpones African World Cup qualifying groups to September 

Ten groups of four teams each were scheduled to play two rounds of games from June 5-14, and two more in each of September and October.

published on : 6th May 2021

Five talking points from European World Cup qualifiers

With Joachim Loew's 15-year stint as coach set to end after Euro 2020 later this year, questions will be raised over whether he can even last that long.

published on : 1st April 2021

Serbia vs Portugal: Pandemic blamed for lack of VAR after Cristiano Ronaldo's complaints

Portugal's path to the 2022 World Cup has been complicated by Ronaldo being denied a stoppage-time winner against Serbia on Saturday.

published on : 29th March 2021

FIFA WC qualifiers roundup: Win for European giants, Spain become group leaders

The Danish football federation said the shirts will be signed and auctioned to raise money for projects with Amnesty International that help migrant workers in Qatar.

published on : 29th March 2021

FIFA WC qualifier: Mancini's Italy beat Bulgaria 2-0

Italy were without defender Giorgio Chiellini with forwards Domenico Berardi and Francesco Caputo also ruled out, with six changes from the side who beat Northern Ireland.

published on : 29th March 2021

Germany again protest for human rights with cryptic message during WC qualifier

Last Thursday, the German team wore T-shirts that spelt out "Human Rights" before their 3-0 win over Iceland in their opening qualifier.

published on : 29th March 2021

FIFA WC qualifiers round-up: Belgium, Portugal held as Netherlands bounce back

Cristiano Ronaldo tossed his captain’s armband on the field as he walked off at the end of Portugal's draw with Serbia, believing he should have had a winning goal.

published on : 28th March 2021

Virus case on Germany team ahead of World Cup qualifier

Bierhoff added that he was optimistic the virus was unlikely to spread because the team had taken measures to reduce contact between players.

published on : 25th March 2021

Inter Milan striker Romelu Lukaku allowed to leave Italy and join Belgium teammates

Romelu Lukaku was included in coach Roberto Martinez's squad last week but his availability had been unclear because of virus outbreak at the Serie A club.

published on : 23rd March 2021

World Cup Qualifiers: Pakistan tent pegging team set to compete in India

Out of the seven teams, the top-two sides will qualify for the World Cup scheduled in South Africa in 2023.

published on : 25th February 2021

Zimbabwe to host qualifiers of 2023 ODI World Cup to be held in India

The bottom five teams from the Super League will compete in the 2023 World Cup qualifier, joining the best three teams from League 2.

published on : 16th December 2020
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