2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia; France coach Didier Deschamps; Socceroos star Tom Rogic

2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia; France coach Didier Deschamps; Socceroos star Tom Rogic

MANCHESTER United forward Anthony Martial and Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette have both been left out of France‚Äôs World Cup squad. The Premier League pair were not in the 23-man group announced by coach Didier Deschamps to face Australia in their first match on June 16. Instead they were included on …

FIFA World Cup 2018: Tim Cahill’s Socceroos selection triggers conspiracy theory after Jamie Maclaren snub – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Tim Cahill’s Socceroos selection triggers conspiracy theory after Jamie Maclaren snub – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Posted May 18, 2018 04:49:05 Photo: Conspiracy theories have started to bubble up surrounding Tim Cahill’s World Cup selection over Jamie Maclaren. (AAP: Brendan Esposito) In keeping with the Socceroos oddly detached and discordant World Cup build-up, instead of a farewell game we got a Tim Cahill-themed petrol station. The …

Argentina’s Football Federation embarrassed by World Cup manual on how to seduce Russian women – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Argentina’s Football Federation embarrassed by World Cup manual on how to seduce Russian women – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Posted May 17, 2018 06:57:40 Photo: Argentina’s FA says it erroneously printed part of its manual for media heading to the World Cup on how to seduce Russian women. (Reuters: Maxim Shemetov) Argentina’s Football Federation is trying to contain an embarrassing scandal after it handed out a manual that includes …

World Cup Journeys: Harry Kane is England’s great hope, but can he erase 52 years of hurt? – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

World Cup Journeys: Harry Kane is England’s great hope, but can he erase 52 years of hurt? – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Posted May 17, 2018 04:43:57 Photo: Harry Kane has proven himself in the Premier League, but the World Cup is another level entirely. (ABC News: Tim Madden) Harry Kane is the sort of footballer the modern game is supposed to have left behind. External Link: Harry Kane is not your …

Socceroos coach Bert van Marwijk suggests teams should have options to consult video referee – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Socceroos coach Bert van Marwijk suggests teams should have options to consult video referee – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Updated May 07, 2018 12:08:24 Photo: Socceroos coach Bert van Marwijk says there is still plenty of tinkering to be done with video assistant referees in football. (AAP: Brendan Esposito) Socceroos coach Bert van Marwijk is not thinking about how he would react if Australia conceded the type of controversial …

Rural Australian boy goes big in Moscow mural for FIFA World Cup

Rural Australian boy goes big in Moscow mural for FIFA World Cup

Updated April 27, 2018 14:48:55 Photo: Artist Martin Ron’s mural of Tumby Bay’s Harry Lebrun on an apartment building in Moscow. (Supplied: Martin Ron) Ten-year-old Harry Lebrun of Tumby Bay, South Australia have never been to Moscow but thanks to Argentinian muralist Martin Ron, his face has left its mark …

2018 FIFA World Cup Power Rankings: Movers and shakers after round of international friendlies

2018 FIFA World Cup Power Rankings: Movers and shakers after round of international friendlies

Posted March 28, 2018 19:05:46 Photo: Spain’s victory over Argentina and draw with Germany has seen them rise up the rankings. (Reuters) With all 32 World Cup teams involved in this week’s round of international friendly matches we got a chance to re-assess each side’s chances when it comes to …

Brad Jones recalled as Bert van Marwijk names his first Socceroos squad – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Brad Jones recalled as Bert van Marwijk names his first Socceroos squad – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Updated March 07, 2018 09:33:03 Photo: Feyenoord’s Brad Jones has been added to the Socceroos goalkeeping mix. (Reuters: Phil Noble) Daniel Arzani will have to wait but Andrew Nabbout, Dimi Petratos and Josh Brillante have all been named in Bert van Marwijk’s preliminary Socceroos squad for this month’s pre-World Cup …

2018 FIFA World Cup Power Rankings: All 32 teams in Russia rated from best to worst – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

2018 FIFA World Cup Power Rankings: All 32 teams in Russia rated from best to worst – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Updated March 22, 2018 22:25:48 Photo: Brazil haven’t won the World Cup since 2002, but we have an inkling they’ll be back in force in Russia. (Reuters) With fewer than 100 days until the 2018 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Russia, we take a look at all 32 teams …

Graham Arnold named as next Socceroos coach, will take over after FIFA World Cup – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Graham Arnold named as next Socceroos coach, will take over after FIFA World Cup – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Updated March 09, 2018 07:04:20 Video: Graham Arnold ‘excited’ about coaching Socceroos (ABC News) Related Story: Jones recalled as van Marwijk names his first Socceroos squad Related Story: World Cup Power Rankings: All 32 teams rated from best to worst Australian football’s worst-kept secret has been confirmed, with Graham Arnold …