2018 FIFA World Cup

July 14, 2018
July 14, 2018

Belgium v England World Cup starting line-ups

Starting line-ups for the World Cup third place playoff between Belgium and England in Saint Petersburg.

July 14, 2018
July 14, 2018

I'm the little man who can, says Modric

"You don't have to be a giant to play football, I'm happy with where I am. I am happy with where I am and I never cared what anyone else said, it only further motivated me."...

July 14, 2018
July 14, 2018

Croatian players will sacrifice WC final places if not fit: Dalic

Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic prepares to make changes for Sunday's World Cup final against France if some of his players have not recovered from their exertions in reaching football's...

July 14, 2018
July 14, 2018

Could the new star be Croatia's?

Can Croatia cross one final hurdle come Sunday night and become the ninth nation to win the World Cup? Standing in their way are France, whose sole ambition will be to claim that coveted piece of...

July 12, 2018
July 12, 2018

Croatia the smallest nation to reach WC final since 1950

Croatia, a small east European nation with a population of just 4 million, become the smallest and lowest ranked team ever to reach a World Cup final.

July 12, 2018
July 12, 2018

We will win the World Cup: Croatia president

Croatia president Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic an avid supporter of Croatian national team predicts at the Nato summit that her country will lift the World Cup trophy after winning the final against...

July 12, 2018
July 12, 2018

Croatia cabinet meets in soccer team jerseys

Croatia's cabinet ministers held a session dressed in the red and white checkered jerseys of the national soccer team to celebrate the country's victory in a World Cup semi-final.

July 12, 2018
July 12, 2018

Croatia were lions, says scorer Mandzukic

"This is a miracle. Only great teams can be as brave as we were and fight back from a goal down against teams like England," says Mandzukic,

July 12, 2018
July 12, 2018

Against Portugal we thought we already won: Pogba

France are determine not to make the same mistakes they did two years ago in losing the Euro 2016 final when they take on Croatia for the biggest prize in football, midfielder Paul Pogba says.

July 12, 2018
July 12, 2018

Nerveless Croatia in maiden final

Croatia set up a dream final with France as they came from a goal down to beat England 2-1 in a nail-biting semifinal at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow yesterday.