United States, Canada and Mexico announce joint 2026 World Cup bidThe football federations of the United States, Canada and Mexico announce their plan to make a joint bid to host the 2026 World Cup.
Apr 10, 21:10
Argentine FA president Claudio Tapia: 'Lionel Messi ban not fair'Claudio Tapia, the new president of the Argentine Football Association, believes that Lionel Messi's four-match international ban "does not abide by the rules".
Mar 30, 20:49
FIFA proposes playoff tournament for expanded World CupFIFA plans to introduce a six-team playoff tournament as part of its final proposals for a 48-team World Cup in 2026.
Mar 30, 20:04
Lionel Messi denies insulting assistant referee while on Argentina dutyArgentina captain Lionel Messi refutes claims that he verbally abused an assistant referee during his country's 1-0 win over Chile last week.
Mar 30, 19:28
John Toshack: 'Difficult for Wales to reach World Cup'Former Wales manager John Toshack admits that it will be "difficult" for Chris Coleman's side to qualify for the World Cup having drawn their last four games.
Mar 27, 21:01
Scott Brown unsure of international futureScotland midfielder Scott Brown hints that he may not make himself available for his side's World Cup qualifier with England in June.
Mar 27, 20:15
Dele Alli: 'It is a pleasure to play for Gareth Southgate'England midfielder Dele Alli hails Gareth Southgate as a "fantastic coach" and says that it is a "pleasure to play" for the Three Lions boss.
Mar 27, 15:58
Gareth Southgate "really impressed" with Adam LallanaEngland manager Gareth Southgate says that he has been "really impressed" by Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana during his time in charge of the team.
Mar 27, 13:47
Gareth Southgate: 'Relegation could harm Jermain Defoe's England chances'England manager Gareth Southgate hints that relegation for Sunderland could harm Jermain Defoe's chances of being called up in the future.
Mar 27, 13:38
Gareth Southgate: 'Still a lot for England to do'England manager Gareth Southgate warns that his side still have a number of tests to overcome before they qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Mar 27, 13:29
Dele Alli: 'Jermain Defoe is a legend'Tottenham Hotspur and England midfielder Dele Alli says that he regards Jermain Defoe as a "legend" following his goalscoring return to international duty.
Mar 27, 13:19
Adam Lallana: 'Jermain Defoe can be massive for England'England midfielder Adam Lallana believes that 34-year-old striker Jermain Defoe could have a "massive" impact at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Mar 27, 13:11
Martin O'Neill: Neil Taylor's tackle on Seamus Coleman was "very poor"Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill describes Neil Taylor's tackle on Seamus Coleman - which broke the right-back's leg - as "very poor".
Mar 27, 10:53
Scotland boss Gordon Strachan 'very proud' of win over SloveniaScotland boss Gordon Strachan lavishes praise on his players following their 1-0 win over Slovenia.
Mar 26, 22:44
Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill: 'We can reach World Cup'Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill insists that his side are capable of reaching the 2018 World Cup.
Mar 26, 22:25
England striker Jamie Vardy downplays black eyeEngland striker Jamie Vardy says that the black eye he was sporting against Lithuania was caused by "a little accident" involving a football.
Mar 26, 21:48
Result: Chris Martin keeps Scotland qualification hopes alive with late winnerChris Martin came off the bench to rescue a late 1-0 win for Scotland over Slovenia, keeping his side's hopes of qualification for the 2018 World Cup alive.
Mar 26, 21:42
Result: Northern Ireland impress in win over NorwayNorthern Ireland regain second place in Group C with an excellent 2-0 victory over Norway in their World Cup qualifying fixture in Belfast.
Mar 26, 21:40
Mats Hummels: 'Germany arrogant against Azerbaijan'Mats Hummels describes Germany's performance against minnows Azerbaijan as "arrogant".
Mar 26, 21:26
Netherlands sack manager Danny Blind after Bulgaria defeatThe Netherlands part company with manager Danny Blind following a poor run of form.
Mar 26, 21:06
England goalkeeper Joe Hart: 'Wayne Rooney is our captain'England goalkeeper Joe Hart insists that Wayne Rooney is still the captain of England.
Mar 26, 20:26
Gareth Southgate: 'England not at their best against Lithuania'England boss Gareth Southgate admits that the Three Lions were not at their best against Lithuania.
Mar 26, 19:56
England's Jermain Defoe: 'International return emotional'England striker Jermain Defoe opens up about the intense emotions he felt when making his international comeback.
Mar 26, 19:36
Result: Jermain Defoe on scoresheet in England winEngland move onto 13 points in Group F courtesy of a 2-0 win over Lithuania in Sunday's 2018 World Cup qualification match at Wembley Stadium.
Mar 26, 18:55
Live Commentary: Northern Ireland 2-0 Norway - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live coverage of Northern Ireland's 2-0 victory over Norway in their World Cup qualifying fixture.
Mar 26, 18:46
Live Commentary: Scotland 1-0 Slovenia - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Scotland's 1-0 win over Slovenia, as Chris Martin bagged a late winner to rescue the hosts at Hampden Park.
Mar 26, 18:45
Team News: Jermain Defoe starts for EnglandJermain Defoe starts up front as England host Lithuania in their World Cup qualifier.
Mar 26, 16:03
Live Commentary: England 2-0 Lithuania - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live coverage of the 2018 World Cup qualification match between England and Lithuania.
Mar 26, 16:00
Report: Jermain Defoe to start for England against LithuaniaJermain Defoe is to make his first England start in almost three years in the World Cup qualifier against Lithuania on Sunday, according to reports.
Mar 26, 11:03
Result: Romelu Lukaku strikes late on to help Belgium draw with GreeceRomelu Lukaku's late goal spares Belgium's blushes in a 1-1 draw with Greece in Saturday's World Cup Group H qualifier in Brussels.
Mar 25, 21:47
Gordon Strachan: 'Pressure will bring best out of Scotland'Under-fire Scotland boss Gordon Strachan backs his side to return to form when taking on Slovenia in a "must-win" game on Sunday evening.
Mar 25, 21:41
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo nets brace in Portugal winPortugal return to within three points of Group B leaders Switzerland courtesy of a 3-0 win over Hungary in Saturday's 2018 World Cup qualification clash in Lisbon.
Mar 25, 21:35
Gareth Southgate hints at first England start for Ben GibsonEngland manager Gareth Southgate insists that it 'would not be a gamble' to start Ben Gibson against Lithuania, with injuries and suspensions forcing his hand slightly.
Mar 25, 20:29
Live Commentary: Portugal 3-0 Hungary - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live commentary of the 2018 World Cup qualifier between Portugal and Hungary from Lisbon.
Mar 25, 18:45
Live Commentary: Belgium 1-1 Greece - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live text commentary of the 1-1 draw between Belgium and Greece in Saturday's World Cup Group H qualifier in Brussels.
Mar 25, 18:33
Joe Hart to captain England against LithuaniaEngland manager Gareth Southgate confirms that Joe Hart will captain the team during Sunday's World Cup qualifier with Lithuania.
Mar 25, 16:22
Preview: England vs. LithuaniaSports Mole previews Sunday's World Cup Group F qualifier between England and Lithuania at Wembley.
Mar 25, 15:47
Chris Coleman "proud" of battling Wales display in DublinChris Coleman declares himself pleased with the performance produced by his players in their goalless draw with Republic of Ireland, particularly after losing a man.
Mar 25, 12:17
Shane Long: 'I tried to comfort Seamus Coleman'Republic of Ireland striker Shane Long says that he tried to "comfort" teammate Seamus Coleman after he suffered a badly broken leg against Wales on Friday night.
Mar 25, 10:46
Julen Lopetegui: 'Spain could have scored more against Israel'Spain coach Julen Lopetegui says that his side should have scored more goals following their resounding 4-1 World Cup qualifying win over Israel.
Mar 24, 23:00