world cup 2018

World Cup 2018: France Advances Past a Cavani-less Uruguay

Brian Phillips on the 2018 World Cup quarterfinal game between France and Uruguay.
England’s quarter-final leaves wedding couples wondering if guests will show up

England’s quarter-final leaves wedding couples wondering if guests will show up

With the big game kicking off at 3pm, many guests are petrified that they may be having to miss the game altogether.
Is this old Harry Kane photo a sign that it’s coming home?
Hosepipe bans on the way as temperatures set to hit 33C today

Hosepipe bans on the way as temperatures set to hit 33C today

England fans have to battle the heat as well as their nerves.
Harry Kane vows to do England proud in World Cup match against Sweden

Harry Kane vows to do England proud in World Cup match against Sweden

32,000,000 expected to watch as the nation comes to a standstill.
Sweden’s footballers woken early by fire alarm ahead of England World Cup clash

Sweden’s footballers woken early by fire alarm ahead of England World Cup clash

The players had their sleep interrupted before the quarter final match.
Man gets ‘Football’s coming home’ tattooed on his bum

Man gets ‘Football’s coming home’ tattooed on his bum

Jason West showed no fear as he took the plunge and got the famous lyric 'Football's coming home' tattooed onto his bum
Gareth Southgate’s ‘It’s coming home’ waistcoat could soon become a reality

Gareth Southgate’s ‘It’s coming home’ waistcoat could soon become a reality

Yep, we could all be wearing a piece of history soon - because football's coming home.
How soccer and religion fight it out for the hearts of Africans

How soccer and religion fight it out for the hearts of Africans

In this age of globalization few events draw more attention than sport as the World Cup in Russia illustrates with billions of people across the…
'Football is Not Removed from Politics' – Palestinians Back Sweden Against England in World Cup Clash

'Football is Not Removed from Politics' – Palestinians Back Sweden Against England in World Cup Clash

(AFP) -- As England prepare to play Sweden in a crunch World Cup quarter-final Saturday, the Scandinavians will find strong support in a perhaps unlikely location: the Palestinian enclave of Gaza.
Pictures show how Britain turned into a ghost town as England stormed to semis

Pictures show how Britain turned into a ghost town as England stormed to semis

Everyone stayed at home, to watch football coming home.
Nearly everyone in England has a hangover after World Cup celebrations

Nearly everyone in England has a hangover after World Cup celebrations

Football might be coming home, but these fans wanted to stay out all night.

England fan’s attempt to jump off double decker bus in celebration ends painfully

The supporter's behaviour has been branded 'moronic' and 'stupid' by many on Twitter.
Football fans launch fundraiser to repair ambulance wrecked in wild World Cup celebrations

Football fans launch fundraiser to repair ambulance wrecked in wild World Cup celebrations

They want to make amends for other fans' bad behaviour after the Sweden win.
Government told to fund screenings of England World Cup semi final across the country

Government told to fund screenings of England World Cup semi final across the country

The shadow sports minister believes football is coming home, and the Government should embrace it.
England World Cup win over Sweden watched by almost 20m viewers

England World Cup win over Sweden watched by almost 20m viewers

BBC’s coverage of quarter-final victory over Sweden peaked at 19.64 million on SaturdayThere were gasps, there were cheers – in many cases there was frank disbelief – as England beat Sweden and went
The ‘Neymar Challenge’ Is Spreading Laughter Across the World

The ‘Neymar Challenge’ Is Spreading Laughter Across the World

When we think of the World Cup, we think of athletes at the top of their game eliminating the competition for shot at that golden Greek goddess of victory trophy. But even though world famous soccer

The winner of the World Cup is Apple

Companies pay dearly to sponsor the World Cup. There’s no event more widely watched than soccer’s premier tournament—over 3 billion people tuned in in 2014—and…