Germany and Spain qualify for Uruguay 2018

18/05/2018

Germany and Spain are the first two European nations to win berths to the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Uruguay 2018, after both countries advanced to the UEFA Women's U-17 Championship final in Lithuania.

Mordovia Arena: All you need to know

18/05/2018

Mordovia Arena: All you need to know

Will Neuer make it to the World Cup?

18/05/2018

After establishing himself as the embodiment of the modern goalkeeper at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™, Manuel Neuer’s involvement in Russia this summer has been thrown into doubt by two foot injuries. 

Saudi Arabia name squad for pre-World Cup camp

18/05/2018

Saudi Arabia coach Juan Antonio Pizzi is closer to finalising his 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia roster after announcing a 28-man squad to participate in their upcoming camp and friendly matches.

Deschamps names provisional France squad

17/05/2018

France head coach Didier Deschamps has named a 23-man provisional squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, with a few players with little international experience but successful club seasons making the cut.

Morocco and Senegal announce provisional squads

17/05/2018

Morocco head coach Herve Renard and Senegal coach Aliou Cisse announced their provisional lists of players that will make up their sides at Russia 2018.

Varaveerakul: Women’s football has a bright future in Thailand

17/05/2018

Rumpha Ploy Varaveerakul, general manager of the Thai women's team, tells FIFA.com about their latest FIFA Women's World Cup qualifying success and what she learned from a stint in training at the Home of FIFA.

Van Marwijk: France have a big chance of winning the World Cup

17/05/2018

FIFA.com hears exclusively from new Australia coach Bert van Marwijk, with the veteran Dutchman offering his views on the Socceroos' qualities, the outlook for opening opponent France and his memorable experience at South Africa 2010.

Southgate names provisional England squad

16/05/2018

England manager Gareth Southgate has named a 23-man provisional squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, with a few surprise names making the cut in a youthful-looking list.

Cavani, Suarez highlight preliminary Uruguay squad

16/05/2018

Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez has named a preliminary squad of 26 players for the upcoming 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™.

Boghossian: I have zero regrets about my World Cup

15/05/2018

Twenty years on from France's historic performance at the 1998 FIFA World Cup on home soil, FIFA.com spoke with Alain Boghossian, one of the lesser-known players from who played a key role in Les Bleus' success.

30 days to go: Diop sinks Les Bleus

15/05/2018

The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ is drawing ever nearer – with just 30 days to go! Between now and the start of the World Cup, we will take a closer look at a different statistic from the history of the tournament each day.

Holders Germany unveil Russia 2018 preliminary squad

15/05/2018

FIFA World Cup™ holders Germany unveil their preliminary squad for Russia 2018, while Joachim Low announced he has signed a contract that will run until Qatar 2022.

Santos names preliminary Portugal squad

15/05/2018

Fernando Santos has picked 35 names for his 2018 FIFA World Cup squad, which will be trimmed to 23 on 4 June when FIFA publishes the official squad lists.

Van Marwick trims Socceroos’ preliminary squad

15/05/2018

Australia coach Bert van Marwick has culled six players from his preliminary 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia squad.

Mancini takes charge of Italy

14/05/2018

Roberto Mancini is the new coach of the Italian national team, the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) announced on Monday.

Brazil, Argentina, and Mexico unveil preliminary squads

14/05/2018

South American giants Argentina and Brazil have named their provisional squad lists for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. Mexico, meanwhile, unveiled a 28-man squad list on Monday.    

Maaloul reveals preliminary Tunisia squad

14/05/2018

Tunisia coach Nabil Maaloul has outlined his squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, naming a 29-man preliminary squad.

31 days to go! Spectacular cities provide the stage

14/05/2018

The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ is drawing ever nearer – with just 31 days to go! Between now and the start of the World Cup, we will take a closer look at a different statistic from the history of the tournament each day.

Dalic names provisional Croatia squad

14/05/2018

Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic has announced a provisional 32-man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™.

Netherlands, Socceroos serve up five-goal classic

14/05/2018

Every week until Russia 2018 begins, we are going to be looking back at some of the best games from Brazil 2014!

Kluivert: We're going to see an entertaining, attacking World Cup

14/05/2018

Two decades after his only four appearances at the World Cup as a player, and four years on from serving as Louis van Gaal's assistant at Brazil 2014, Patrick Kluivert is getting ready to follow Russia 2018 as a spectator.

Korea Republic name provisional squad for Russia

14/05/2018

Korea Republic coach Shin Taeyong has announced a provisional extended squad for next month’s 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia.

Team Wellington sight continental crown

14/05/2018

ettie™ makes her first public appearance

13/05/2018

On Saturday 12 May came the shock news that 1998 FIFA World Cup France™ mascot Footix has a daughter. Her name is ettie, she is 15, and she is an official mascot herself – of the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™.

32 days to go: France 1998 opens its arms wide

12/05/2018

The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ is drawing ever nearer – with just 32 days to go! 

33 days to go: Swiss successes

12/05/2018

The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ is drawing ever nearer – 33 days to go!

Dani Alves ruled out of World Cup

11/05/2018

Brazil right-back Dani Alves has been ruled out of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ after he suffered a knee ligament injury playing for his club Paris Saint-Germain.