Category: World Cup 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018 News

Jan 22

FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola takes off from London

Today the global leg of the FIFA World Cup™ Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola kicked off with an official launch ceremony in London as fans get #ReadyFor the highly anticipated tournament.  

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Jan 20

Your creativity could take you to the World Cup!

You could be just one winning phrase away from an unforgettable trip to the 2018 FIFA World Cup™. Submit your slogans now!

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Jan 19

FIFA obtains preliminary injunction against viagogo

The Hamburg District Court has issued a preliminary injunction against Switzerland-based viagogo AG, banning the company from offering tickets for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ via its viagogo.de online ticket marketplace prior to FIFA official…

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Jan 17

Lineker: World Cup goals are an explosion of emotion

Having evolved from a supreme penalty box poacher to a recognisable sports broadcaster and social media heavyweight, we sat down with former England striker Gary Lineker to talk FIFA World Cup memories and Russia 2018 expectations.

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Jan 17

Lineker: World Cup goals are an explosion of emotion

Having evolved from a supreme penalty box poacher to a recognisable sports broadcaster and social media heavyweight, we sat down with former England striker Gary Lineker to talk FIFA World Cup memories and Russia 2018 expectations.

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Jan 15

2018 FIFA World Cup: over three million tickets requested as sales go on

With 150 days left until the start of the biggest single-sport event in the world, the demand for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ tickets keeps increasing – both from domestic and international football fans.

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Jan 12

Khazri: Tunisia can go far in Russia

Present at three successive FIFA World Cups between 1998 and 2006, the Eagles of Carthage were surprise absentees from South Africa 2010 and Brazil 2014. Tunisia midfielder Wahbi Khazri speaks with FIFA.com in an exclusive interview about his team’s am…

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Jan 12

Khazri: Tunisia can go far in Russia

Present at three successive FIFA World Cups between 1998 and 2006, the Eagles of Carthage were surprise absentees from South Africa 2010 and Brazil 2014. Tunisia midfielder Wahbi Khazri speaks with FIFA.com in an exclusive interview about his team’s am…

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Jan 10

Klose: Good chance my record will be broken

FIFA.com sat down with the FIFA World Cup’s record goalscorer, and 2014 winner, Miroslav Klose to talk about his World Cup experiences, the tournament in Russia and his record.

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Jan 07

Graham Arnold is the standout candidate and should already be Socceroos coach

Coach of every national team should be the same as the players, a free market off the field of play is contrary to the idea of country vs countrySix weeks on from Ange Postecoglou’s resignation and a month since the announcement of a many-handed recrui…

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Jan 05

Cuper and Egypt, united by humility

Hector Cuper is a happy man. You can sense it in his words, in his gestures and in the energy with which he shares his opinions. Then again, he has every reason to be, having guided Egypt to their first FIFA World Cup™ in 28 years and awarded the…

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Jan 04

Chilavert goes for goal in Jeju

In the build-up to Russia 2018, FIFA.com will be highlighting some classic FIFA World Cup images. This week, we look back to 2002 and Jose Luis Chilavert bidding to make history with a free-kick.
 

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Jan 02

Guardado’s mixed memories and enduring dream

FIFA.com asked Mexico captain Andres Guardado to reminisce on the three FIFA World Cups he has played in and to pick out his abiding memories.

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Dec 28

Danes delighted with dynamic 2017

In the year in which Denmark sealed their return to the FIFA World Cup for the first time since 2010, they went unbeaten and as a result were the best movers in the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking by points.

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Dec 26

The Walter-weather miracle men in numbers

Singing in the shower and a freakish silence, The Lord of the Rings and Pirates of the Caribbean, and Batigol and El Cholo feature as FIFA.com delivers some spellbinding stats behind West Germany’s 1954 triumph.

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Dec 20

FIFA World Cup ticket sales proceed on FIFA.com – over 2,300,000 tickets requested since 5 December

Fans from all around the world can apply for 2018 FIFA World Cup™ tickets as the first window of sales phase 2 proceeds through the official platform FIFA.com/tickets.

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