IGHALO: NIGERIA HAVE TO BE AGGRESSIVE VS. ICELAND

Odion Ighalo and Wilfred Ndidi reflect on the Croatia defeat but remain focused on Friday's crucial game against Iceland.

SANCHEZ SEES RED & CONCEDES PENALTY

World Cup: Carlos Sanchez red card Colombia 0-0 Japan

 
 
 

KAGAWA CONVERTS EARLY PENALTY FOR JAPAN

World Cup: Shinji Kagawa Colombia 0-1 Japan

TRANSFER RATER: ALEKSANDR GOLOVIN TO CHELSEA, EDEN HAZARD TO REAL MADRID

Things change in the blink of an eye in football.

 
 
 

VLADIMIR PUTIN TO WELCOME SEPP BLATTER AS GUEST FOR TWO WORLD CUP GAMES

ESPN investigative reporter T.J. Quinn discusses his trip to Russia to examine Vladimir Putin's affinity for sports for an E:60 report...

BAYERN MUNICH FREEZE SEASON TICKET PRICES FOR FIFTH CAMPAIGN IN SUCCESSION

The FC crew answer your pressing Twitter questions regarding Bayern's summer plans, whether Guti is a good fit for Real Madrid and...

 
 
 

COLOMBIA'S JAMES RODRIGUEZ WILL NOT PLAY VS. JAPAN AFTER CALF INJURY

See who ESPN FC's Stewart Robson and Alexis Nunes have coming out on top as Colombia, Japan, Poland and Senegal begin their World Cup...

SPAIN'S DIEGO COSTA DREAMING OF BRAZIL WORLD CUP FINAL SHOWDOWN

The FC crew agree Spain and Portugal's draw in their opening match at the World Cup proved they are both a class above the rest of...

 
 
 

FRANCE WORLD CUP STARS 'CONSUME 3 LARGE BLOCKS OF CHEESE, 140 POTS OF YOGHURT PER DAY,' SHOPKEEPER CLAIMS

France headed to Russia hoping to show they are the big cheeses of world football, but Les Bleus could see their hopes melting away...

VLADIMIR PUTIN TO HOST SEPP BLATTER AT PORTUGAL-MOROCCO WORLD CUP GAME

ESPN investigative reporter T.J. Quinn discusses his trip to Russia to examine Vladimir Putin's affinity for sports for an E:60 report...

 
 
 

ENGLAND NEED MORE THAN HARRY KANE'S GOALS: DELE ALLI, RAHEEM STERLING AND JESSE LINGARD MUST STEP UP

The ESPN FC guys answer your tweets on England's game-winning goal, Gareth Southgate's coaching, Raheem Sterling fluffing his lines...

MEXICO SQUAD SUFFERING FROM FLU DURING GERMANY WIN - JUAN CARLOS OSORIO

Sebastian Salazar and Herculez Gomez explain how Juan Carlos Osorio's tactics played a big role in Mexico's defeat of Germany at the...

 
 
 

ENGLAND FANS WILDLY CELEBRATE HARRY KANE'S DRAMATIC WINNER VS. TUNISIA

England left it late to beat Tunisia 2-1 with a Harry Kane header - and their fans celebrated in style. Let's start in Russia, where...

NEYMAR MOVING TO REAL MADRID WOULD HELP ME ADJUST - VINICIUS JR

The ESPN FC crew assess the timing of Real Madrid's first press conference unveiling new coach Julen Lopetegui. The ESPN FC crew assess...

 
 
 

PATRICE EVRA: IF CRISTIANO RONALDO INVITES YOU OVER FOR LUNCH, JUST SAY NO

Former Manchester United defender Patrice Evra has advised against accepting post-training lunch invitations from his ex-teammate Cristiano...

IRAN HAVE NOTHING TO FEAR VS. SPAIN, PORTUGAL - THEY HAVE CARLOS QUEIROZ

With just one World Cup group stage win to their name, Iran will have their work cut out for them in a challenging Group B. ESPN FC's...

 
 
 

BALLSUPSKI: LET'S SEE WHAT GROUP H IS LIKE

Day six of the World Cup and Anthony Richardson and Ian Fiveankles look ahead to the final matches of Group H, whether the first Cruyff...

WORLD CUP LIVE: COLOMBIA, POLAND KICK OFF THEIR WORLD CUP; MO SALAH AND EGYPT FACE HOSTS

Day six of the World Cup and Anthony Richardson and Ian Fiveankles look ahead to the final matches of Group H, whether the first Cruyff...

 
 
 

REAL MADRID'S CRISTIANO RONALDO SHOULD PAY BIGGER TAX FINE THAN ¬18.8M - UNION

Cristiano Ronaldo's stunning 88th minute free kick completed his hat trick and secured a vital 3-3 draw against Spain in the process. The...

SPAIN IN DANGER AS IRAN SMELL BLOOD - ONE WORLD CUP SLIP CAN PROVE COSTLY

The guys respond to your tweets about Cristiano Ronaldo following his heroic display for Portugal against Spain in the World Cup. When...

 
 
 



'From hell to heaven - only Brazil could respond like this' - Carlos Alberto...

'From hell to heaven - only Brazil could respond like this' - Carlos Alberto Parreira

The 1994 World Cup-winner insists the Selecao have bounced back from their 2014 semi-final defeat and labelled Tite's side as 'super favourites' Read more ...

Nationals get RHP Kelvin Herrera from Royals for 3 players

Nationals get RHP Kelvin Herrera from Royals for 3 players

WASHINGTON Getting a jump on the trade deadline to add talent to the back of their bullpen, the Washington Nationals picked up right-hander Kelvin Herrera from the Kansas City... Read more ...

Saudi Arabia World Cup Plane Catches Fire; Watch Scary Mid-Air Video

Saudi Arabia World Cup Plane Catches Fire; Watch Scary Mid-Air Video

Saudi Arabia's time in Russia has gone from bad to worse. The plane carrying Saudi Arabia's 2018 FIFA World Cup team caught fire Monday night near Rostov, Russia, and was... Read more ...

Kane and Unable: England must improve finishing to avoid further World Cup woe

Kane and Unable: England must improve finishing to avoid further World Cup woe

The Three Lions may have secured a late victory over Tunisia in their World Cup opener, but their talisman needs more support going forward in Russia Read more ...

Who is Aleksandr Golovin? 'Russia's Iniesta' who lit up World Cup opener

Who is Aleksandr Golovin? 'Russia's Iniesta' who lit up World Cup opener

Goal Russia provides some insight into the talented youngster who has grabbed the attention of Juventus and Monaco following a brilliant MD1 display Read more ...

England fans go crazy over Harry Kane's goal

England fans go crazy over Harry Kane's goal

It's a party in England. Read more ...

Egypt goalkeeper declines beer-sponsored World Cup award

Egypt goalkeeper declines beer-sponsored World Cup award

An Egypt team official has confirmed goalkeeper Mohamed Elshenawy declined to receive a player of the match trophy at the World Cup for religious reasons. The trophy, an... Read more ...

The Latest: Jail house review of Brazil's World Cup form

The Latest: Jail house review of Brazil's World Cup form

MOSCOW The Latest on Tuesday at the World Cup : Read more ...

World Cup Betting Tips: Ronaldo aiming to lead Portugal to victory in...

World Cup Betting Tips: Ronaldo aiming to lead Portugal to victory in Wednesday's dabble of the day

The Real Madrid forward leads the Golden Boot after netting a hat-trick against Spain and he plays a pivotal part in dabblebet's latest special market Read more ...

El Tri may have caused small earthquake back in Mexico City

El Tri may have caused small earthquake back in Mexico City

VOLGOGRAD, England - Whatever happens to England at the World Cup, at least the reception facing the squad should be less brutal than it was in 2014 after its exit following... Read more ...