If England are still in the World Cup by Sunday morning, there’s going to be a new entry near the top of this list.
Man City midfielder Rodri has been left fuming after Spain were knocked out of the World Cup at the last-16 stage by African side Morocco.
Stephanie Frappart of France, Salima Mukansanga from Rwanda and Yoshimi Yamashita from Japan have been included on FIFA’s official list.
Gareth Southgate’s side are in Group B alongside the USA, Iran and either Scotland, Wales or Ukraine.
A senior security official in Qatar reportedly said rainbow flags could be taken off fans for their own protection.
The latest FIFA world rankings were published on Thursday.
“Unfortunately, that’s the way it went, but it’s a crazy decision.”
Senegal beat Egypt on penalties for the second time in just a couple of months on Tuesday.
Russia are set to be expelled from the World Cup over the country’s invasion of Ukraine…
FIFA is proposing to cut the gap between its showpiece tournaments to two years.
“It is therefore completely unacceptable to suggest that a biennial World Cup could be a solution for migrants.”
Brazil are favourites for Qatar on the back of an impressive qualifying campaign but England are third in the betting.
Aleksandar Mitrovic’s last-minute header snatched Serbia automatic qualification for Qatar 2022.
FIFA may run roughshod over Europe and South America in order to guarantee a biennial World Cup but that could backfire.
FIFA have done a survey and the youngsters have spoken…
“There is no other sport in the world with such a relentless calendar. No physical sport.”
Arsene Wenger’s biennial World Cup plans may be as idealistic as he is, but they’re also highly political.
The next World Cup will follow the NFL and Rugby Union in using concussion spotters in 2022…
“We want to qualify for the World Cup, that is what tomorrow and the rest of the qualifiers is about.”
“If they end up following the lead of German, Dutch and Norwegian players we’d be extremely pleased to see that.”
Mitrovic did a madness to beat the Republic of Ireland, France were held by Ukraine and Soucek bagged a hat-trick…
Hungary, Albania, Andorra and San Marino make up the rest of England’s qualifying group for the 2022 World Cup.
The seedings for the European section of qualification for Qatar 2022 were confirmed on Friday morning.
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Liverpool will be playing in stadiums built by workers treated like cattle, writes the director of Human Rights Without Frontiers.
Phil Neville says England must produce “super-human efforts” to realise their dream of lifting the World Cup.
Mails on away goals, extra-time, copying France, the Cowleys and Chelsea strikers…