Joy for Senegal, heartbreak for Bafana in Dakar

2017-11-14 23:38

Senegal have defeated Bafana Bafana in their final 2018 Soccer World Cup qualifying match, securing their place in next year's showcase in the process.

Italy face World Cup nightmare against Sweden

2017-11-09 16:11

Italy face a double-headed playoff against Sweden to avoid the humiliation of missing the World Cup for the first time in 60 years.

Arena resigns as US coach after World Cup failure

2017-10-13 18:49

Bruce Arena resigned as coach of the United States, three days after the Americans failed to qualify for next year's World Cup in Russia.

Real keeper Navas suffers groin injury

2017-10-11 21:15

Real Madrid goalkeeper Keylor Navas has suffered a groin injury while on international duty with Costa Rica.

Bale at crossroads after Wales heartbreak

2017-10-10 22:42

A powerless spectator as Wales's World Cup dreams were crushed by the Republic of Ireland, Gareth Bale has arrived at a crucial tipping point in his career.

Haunted by past failures, England must rewrite history

2017-10-09 13:07

England have booked their place at next year's World Cup, but their chances of making an impact in Russia are slim if recent history is anything to go by.

Poland head to World Cup, agony for Scotland

2017-10-09 08:30

Robert Lewandowski scored a European qualifying record 16th goal as Poland defeated Montenegro on Sunday to reach next year's World Cup.

Qualifiers so far for 2018 World Cup

2017-10-09 07:59

15 nations have already booked their place for the 2018 World Cup in Russia with final qualifying matches still to be played.

France on brink of World Cup, Dutch hopes all but over

2017-10-08 08:36

Blaise Matuidi's early goal saw off Bulgaria and kept France top of European World Cup qualifying Group A, while Netherlands hopes still hung in the balance.

Arsenal's Iwobi fires Nigeria to 2018 World Cup

2017-10-07 22:11

Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi sent Nigeria to the 2018 World Cup finals with the winning goal in an African qualifying victory over Zambia.


Baxter names Bafana starting XI for Senegal clash

2017-11-14 17:52

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has named his starting line-up for the final 2018 Soccer World Cup qualifier against Senegal in Dakar.

Italy's proud World Cup record in danger

2017-11-08 21:16

The last qualifying matches for the 2018 World Cup allows somea chance to dream, but for Italy, the next few days are a potential nightmare.

No Colombia pact, insists Peru's Tapia

2017-10-11 22:24

Peru's Renato Tapia admitted discussing World Cup qualification with Colombia captain Radamel Falcao during their match but denied making a pact.

Chile's Vidal retires from national team

2017-10-11 15:24

Arturo Vidal says he is retiring from international football with his "soul crushed" after Chile failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup finals.

Wales players urge Coleman to stay on

2017-10-10 17:43

Senior Wales players have urged manager Chris Coleman to stay on despite the heartbreak of failing to qualify for next year's World Cup finals.

Southgate: Captain Kane done good

2017-10-09 10:23

England boss Gareth Southgate admits to being impressed with the qualities shown by Harry Kane as captain of the national team.

Germany win historic 10th World Cup qualifier

2017-10-09 08:10

Germany routed Azerbaijan on Sunday to make history with a perfect World Cup qualifying record of 10 wins in as many games.

Tau pleased with crucial Bafana victory

2017-10-09 07:30

Bafana Bafana forward Percy Tau admits the victory over Burkina Faso in front of a subdued FNB Stadium crowd on Saturday was a perfect performance.

Wales and Ireland face World Cup shootout

2017-10-08 08:33

Wales manager Chris Coleman says his side will embrace the pressure of the knife-edge World Cup qualification shootout against the Republic of Ireland in Cardiff.

Butland handed England start against Lithuania

2017-10-07 17:25

Stoke goalkeeper Jack Butland will replace Joe Hart for England's final World Cup qualifier against Lithuania.

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