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Oct 18

Boloni recalls his part in Ronaldo’s rise

Ahead of The Best FIFA Football Awards on 23 October, when Ronaldo could be crowned The Best FIFA Men’s Player for a second consecutive year, ex-Sporting Lisbon boss Laszlo Boloni talks to FIFA.com about his former protég&eac…

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Oct 18

Favourites out to extend lead as Netherlands enter the fray

FIFA.com runs the rule over this week’s FIFA Women’s World Cup qualifiers in Europe where the highlights include a Scandinavian derby, while the newly-crowned European champions will open their campaign against a former world champion.

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Oct 11

The World Cup qualifiers in numbers

Barça buddies breaking a goal record, a nation outscoring all their rivals but getting no reward and some remarkable campaigns feature in FIFA.com’s statistical review of the Russia 2018 preliminaries.

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Oct 11

Portugal leapfrog Switzerland, France qualify

France and Portugal became the final two of nine group winners in European qualifying, while Sweden, Greece and Switzerland all finished as runners-up in their respective pools to claim a play-off spot.

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Oct 09

Xhaka: Portugal game is like a World Cup Final

Switzerland midfielder Granit Xhaka speaks to FIFA.com as the Swiss prepare for their winner-takes-all meeting against Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal on Tuesday.

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Oct 07

France edge closer as Sweden, Belgium break records

A host of dramatic results in Europe produced some predictably mixed emotions, with joy for France, Sweden, Greece and Switzerland amid pain for the likes of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Netherlands.

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Sep 29

The Week in Numbers

Spaniards excelling in an overseas office feature in FIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with Romario being emulated, a shot from the middle of nowhere, a four-goal blitz and own-goal aid.

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Sep 03

Belgium book their ticket while minnows show mettle

Belgium became the sixth team to book their place at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia with a 2-1 win in Greece, while Luxembourg stunned France and Switzerland kept up their 100 per cent qualification record.

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Sep 03

Belgium book their ticket while minnows show mettle

Belgium became the sixth team to book their place at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia with a 2-1 win in Greece, while Luxembourg stunned France and Switzerland kept up their 100 per cent qualification record.

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Jul 10

Fabian’s thunderbolt voted Goal of the Tournament

Football fans across the world have voted in their thousands to choose Marco Fabian’s thunderbolt against Germany in the FIFA Confederations Cup semi-finals as the Hyundai Goal of the Tournament at Russia 2017.
 

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Jul 02

Awards list dominated by victorious Germans

As the curtain came down on the Tournament of Champions, it was time to hand out the individual awards – and it was no surprise to see Germany pick up the majority of them.

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Jun 29

Chile: Five questions for the finalists

After Chile secured their place in the Russia 2017 final, our team reporter Diego Zandrino analyses La Roja’s semi-final victory over Portugal by posing five questions to the finalists.

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Jun 28

Isla: Chile are enjoying a wonderful period

Mauricio Isla speaks to FIFA.com about facing up to Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal in the Confederations Cup semi-finals and what his approach will be to that task.

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Jun 27

The dream is real for Bruno Alves

Bruno Alves speaks to FIFA.com about his joy at representing Portugal and why a final in Saint Petersburg would hold particular significance for him.

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Jun 26

Preview: Portugal v Chile

The reigning European champions meet the reigning two-time Copa America champions at the Kazan Arena at 21:00 (local time) on Wednesday to fight it out for a place in the final of the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017.

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Jun 26

Group stage deemed a success by FIFA and LOC

After ten days and 12 matches played, the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 came to its first rest day, when representatives from FIFA and the Local Organising Committee provided the media with a wrap-up of the group stage. 

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