MOSCOW: Russia has chosen a goggled wolf as mascot for the 2018 World Cup. The wolf, unveiled to the public early Saturday after a month of online voting, prevailed over a cat and a tiger dressed in a space suit after receiving more than…
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LONDON: American World Cup champion Alex Morgan will be one of two women soccer players to score a first by featuring on the front cover of FIFA, the world's most popular football video game, the game's publisher said on Tuesday.
BERLIN: The 2022 World Cup will not be held in Qatar because of the scorching temperatures in the Middle East country, FIFA Executive Committee member Theo Zwanziger said on Monday.
MANCHESTER: Manchester United smashed the British transfer record when they signed Argentina winger Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid for 59.7 million pounds ($98.77 million) on Tuesday.
BERLIN: Germany captain Philipp Lahm has decided to quit international soccer just days after leading his side to World Cup victory in Brazil, Bild newspaper reported on Friday.
RIO DE JANEIRO: Germany beat Argentina in World Cup final to win the FIFA World Cup 2014 and became the new World Champion in soccer, the most popular game in the planet, ARY News reported.
SANTO ANDRE: Germany captain Philipp Lahm and forward Thomas Mueller sounded supremely confident on Friday that their team will be able to neutralize Argentina’s Lionel Messi and win the World Cup on Sunday.