Gianni Infantino: 'World Cup expansion talks have been positive'FIFA president Gianni Infantino says that initial talks over expanding the World Cup to as many as 48 teams have been "positive".
Oct 13, 21:22
Jordan Henderson "very proud" to captain EnglandEngland midfielder Jordan Henderson expresses his pride at captaining his country during the recent 0-0 draw with Slovenia in Ljubljana.
Oct 13, 13:33
Man City's Sergio Aguero: 'I won't be surprised if I'm dropped by Argentina'Sergio Aguero admits that he would not be surprised if he were dropped from the Argentina squad after missing a penalty against Paraguay.
Oct 12, 10:48
Scotland boss Gordon Strachan 'feels sorry' for playersScotland manager Gordon Strachan express his sympathy for his players and the team's supporters following their loss in Slovakia.
Oct 11, 22:34
Scotland defender Russell Martin: 'Result against England vital'Scotland defender Russell Martin says that his side must avoid defeat in their upcoming clash with England.
Oct 11, 22:17
Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill: 'Losing to Germany is far from disaster'Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill says that his team's 2-0 defeat to Germany in tonight's World Cup qualifier is "far from a disaster".
Oct 11, 22:09
Joe Hart: 'England dominated the game against Slovenia'England goalkeeper Joe Hart claims that his side "dominated" their World Cup qualifier against Slovenia, despite making a string of saves during the goalless draw.
Oct 11, 22:00
Result: Scotland suffer first defeat of qualifying campaign in SlovakiaScotland crash to a 3-0 defeat away to Slovakia in World Cup qualifying.
Oct 11, 21:37
Result: Germany extend winning run by hitting two past Northern IrelandGermany claim their third straight victory in the 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign with a 2-0 triumph over Northern Ireland.
Oct 11, 21:36
Gibraltar goalkeeper opens up about Christian Benteke strikeGibraltar goalkeeper opens up about conceding a goal to Christian Benteke after just eight seconds.
Oct 11, 20:41
Team News: Gareth Southgate makes two England changesWayne Rooney and Ryan Bertrand both drop out of England's starting lineup for the meeting with Slovenia in Ljubljana.
Oct 11, 18:47
Live Commentary: Germany 2-0 Northern Ireland - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live text commentary of the World Cup qualifier between Germany and Northern Ireland in Hannover.
Oct 11, 18:45
Live Commentary: Slovenia 0-0 England - as it happenedRelive the 0-0 draw between Slovenia and England as Joe Hart makes a number of top saves to rescue a point for Gareth Southgate's side.
Oct 11, 18:45
Wayne Rooney: 'Jordan Henderson is a fantastic leader'Manchester United and England captain Wayne Rooney talks up the leadership qualities of Liverpool skipper Jordan Henderson, who will captain England against Slovenia.
Oct 11, 13:57
Jordan Henderson: 'Wayne Rooney still massive for England'Jordan Henderson insists that Wayne Rooney remains a "massive" player for England despite losing his place in the side for the World Cup qualifier against Slovenia.
Oct 11, 13:48
Wayne Rooney: 'I will not turn my back on England'England captain Wayne Rooney insists that he will not turn his back on his country after being dropped to the bench for the World Cup qualifier against Slovenia.
Oct 11, 13:40
Jonny Evans: 'Northern Ireland must be near perfect against Germany'Jonny Evans admits that Northern Ireland will be relying on rare counter-attacks to pick up a result against Germany in Hannover this evening.
Oct 11, 12:51
Result: Paul Pogba strike sees France beat NetherlandsPaul Pogba scores the only goal of the match as France record a 1-0 win away to Netherlands in Monday night's 2018 World Cup qualification match.
Oct 10, 21:38
Result: Andre Silva hat-trick helps Portugal to victory over Faroe IslandsAn Andre Silva hat-trick sets Portugal on their way to a crushing 6-0 victory against the Faroe Islands in Monday night's World Cup qualifier in Torshavn.
Oct 10, 21:37
Wayne Rooney admits game is in a "difficult period"England captain Wayne Rooney says that he is in a "difficult period" after he was dropped by Gareth Southgate for Tuesday's World Cup qualifier against Slovenia.
Oct 10, 19:52
Jordan Henderson to captain England against Slovenia in lieu of Wayne RooneyEngland interim boss Gareth Southgate confirms that Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson will captain the national side against Slovenia in place of Wayne Rooney.
Oct 10, 19:36
Team News: One change apiece for Netherlands, FranceNetherlands manager Danny Blind and France head coach Didier Deschamps make one change apiece ahead of Monday night's World Cup Group A qualifier in Amsterdam.
Oct 10, 19:12
Gareth Southgate confirms Wayne Rooney won't start for EnglandEngland interim boss Gareth Southgate confirms that Wayne Rooney will start the World Cup qualifying fixture with Slovenia on the bench.
Oct 10, 18:46
Live Commentary: Netherlands 0-1 France - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live coverage of the 2018 World Cup qualifier between Netherlands and France from Amsterdam.
Oct 10, 18:45
Michael O'Neill: 'We must perform on another level'Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill admits that his players must raise their level if they are to compete with Germany on Tuesday night.
Oct 10, 18:40
Wes Hoolahan pleased with Republic of Ireland's start to World Cup qualifyingRepublic of Ireland midfielder Wes Hoolahan admits that he is pleased with his team's start to their World Cup qualifying campaign.
Oct 10, 17:13
Darren Fletcher: 'Scotland confident of qualification'Scotland captain Darren Fletcher says that his team are still confident of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup, despite only drawing with Lithuania on Saturday.
Oct 10, 16:40
Gordon Strachan: 'Scotland are in a strange group'Scotland boss Gordon Strachan suggests that their World Cup qualifying group is "strange" ahead of their trip to Slovakia.
Oct 10, 16:27
Slovenia boss Srecko Katanec hopes Wayne Rooney is droppedSlovenia boss Srecko Katanec hopes that England captain Wayne Rooney is dropped for Tuesday night's 2018 World Cup qualification match.
Oct 10, 15:06
Nolito: 'Tough to break down Albania'Spain attacker Nolito says that patience was key in his team's 2-0 win over Albania on Sunday night.
Oct 10, 13:58
England captain Wayne Rooney 'dropped for World Cup qualifier against Slovenia'England interim manager Gareth Southgate will reportedly drop Wayne Rooney from his starting lineup for tomorrow's World Cup qualifier against Slovenia.
Oct 10, 11:10
Gareth Southgate: 'Wayne Rooney form for Manchester United irrelevant'Interim England boss Gareth Southgate claims that Wayne Rooney's current spell out of the Manchester United starting lineup is "irrelevant" to the national team.
Oct 9, 22:56
John Stones: 'Wayne Rooney was brilliant against Malta'England defender John Stones claims that Wayne Rooney has been "brilliant" in each of his 117 appearances for the national team, despite recent criticism.
Oct 9, 22:43
Seamus Coleman: 'Win is all that matters'Republic of Ireland captain Seamus Coleman insists that the win is all that matters after they scraped a 3-1 victory over minnows Moldova.
Oct 9, 22:33
Chris Coleman: 'Georgia draw is only a blip'Wales manager Chris Coleman insists that his side's 1-1 draw with Georgia - a team ranked 127 places below them - is only a "blip".
Oct 9, 22:09
Result: Last-gasp Italy survive Macedonia scareItaly need two goals in the final 15 minutes from Ciro Immobile to come from behind and beat Macedonia in Group G of World Cup qualifying.
Oct 9, 21:41
Result: James McClean brace spares Ireland blushesA second-half brace from James McClean sees Republic of Ireland rescue a 3-1 victory over minnows Moldova in World Cup qualifying Group D.
Oct 9, 21:40
Result: Spain beat Albania to top Group GSpain rise to the top of Group G after recording a 2-0 win over Albania in Sunday night's 2018 World Cup qualification fixture.
Oct 9, 21:36
Jordan Pickford called up to England squadSunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford is called up to the England squad after Tom Heaton was forced to pull out through injury.
Oct 9, 20:43
Gareth Bale unsatisfied with Wales draw against GeorgiaWales winger Gareth Bale admits that his side's 1-1 draw with Georgia in World Cup qualifying is "not the best result".
Oct 9, 20:42