Russia will host World Cup 2018 matches at 12 stadiums in 11 cities across the vast country, including four venues that will also stage the Confederations Cup starting June 17....
Germany's troubled World Cup winner Kevin Grosskreutz on Tuesday signed for Darmstadt, who are adrift at the bottom of the Bundesliga, as he looks to rebuild his career....
FIFA has barred Russian deputy prime minister Vitaly Mutko, chief organiser of the 2018 World Cup, from sitting on the world football's ruling council after he failed an eligibility test....
Rio's mythic Maracana stadium, fallen into disrepair since taking centre stage at the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics, is due to reopen next month....
FIFA's governing council is set to decide on Tuesday whether to expand the World Cup, a controversial idea that has created deep divisions among global football's most powerful camps....