Russia's impressive start to the World Cup ended as they had a man sent off and were easily defeated by Uruguay, whose victory means they top Group A.
Uruguay will go on to face Portugal in the last 16, while hosts Russia play Spain.
There was a...
Portugal progressed to the World Cup knockout stage after drawing with Iran in a game full of VAR controversy.
Cristiano Ronaldo missed a penalty for Portugal and was shown a yellow card after a lengthy VAR review for a possible red card.
England recorded their biggest win at a World Cup to overwhelm Panama and secure a place in the last 16 before their final Group G game with Belgium.
Harry Kane played a captain's role once more with a hat-trick to become the tournament's leading...
Javier Hernandez scored his 50th international goal to help Mexico take a big step towards the last 16 of the World Cup with an impressive win over South Korea, despite Son Heung-min's stunning late strike.
Having upset defending champions Germany...
To the sound of horns, chanting and laughing, women were finally allowed inside football stadiums in Iran on Wednesday, fulfilling lifelong dreams of watching a game.
The last time women were able to attend a football match in Iran was in 1979, but...
AMMAN —AlGhad— The Russian and Uruguayan national football teams have made into the Final 16, whereas the Saudi, Egyptian and Moroccan teams have been disqualified, with Arab hopes hanging on Tunisia.
Saudi Arabia lost in the match...
Egypt forward Mohamed Salah will need to pass a fitness test to feature against Russia.
Liverpool's Salah sat out the 1-0 loss to Uruguay after injuring his shoulder in last month's Champions League final.
"He is fit. I hope he will be fit to...
The 2026 World Cup will be held in the United States, Canada and Mexico after their joint bid beat Morocco's proposal to host it.
The 'United 2026' bid was selected by Fifa member nations, winning 134 votes compared to 65 for Morocco.
Ilkay Gundogan was booed by Germany fans as the team avoided a late scare to beat Saudi Arabia in their final World Cup warm-up game, in Leverkusen.
The Manchester City midfielder was jeered as he came on, and every time he touched the ball, after...
Newcastle United forward Aleksandar Mitrovic scored a hat-trick as Serbia thrashed Bolivia 5-1 in Graz in their final World Cup warm-up match.
Mitrovic, who spent the final months of the season on loan at Fulham, scored his first after just four...
World number one Simona Halep finally won her first Grand Slam title with a gutsy comeback victory over American 10th seed Sloane Stephens in the French Open final.
Halep, who had lost her three previous major finals, went a set and a break down at...
CAPITALS — Argentina has cancelled a football World Cup warm-up match with Israel, apparently under pressure over Israel's treatment of Palestinians in Gaza.
Striker Gonzalo Higuain said they had "finally done the right thing".