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Iceland v Nigeria shapes as one of the biggest games to-date at the Russia 2018 Fifa World Cup with Argentina's fate at the tournament at stake after their 3-0 loss to Croatia.
After sweeping aside Lionel Messi and Argentina at the World Cup, Croatia's next challenge is to stay grounded.
Football players still reeling from their coach being dumped after he sought parity for women players have been sent a letter ratifying the decision.
Lionel Messi's frustrating international career may be coming to an early and anti-climactic finish after Argentina's worst loss in Fifa World Cup group play in 60 years.
Manchester United have completed the signing of Brazil midfielder Fred from Shakhtar Donetsk, the Premier League club have announced.
At their first World Cup in 20 years, Morocco have a horrible set of results to show for efforts on and off the field.
Sepp Blatter came to Moscow and saw Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin, defying Fifa's wish that its suspended former president's visit to the World Cup would attract little attention.
OPINION: Either way Andy Martin wants to play this Andreas Heraf scandal, his complete lack of leadership suggests to me that his position at New Zealand Football is untenable.
When Iceland take on Nigeria at the Fifa World Cup on Saturday [NZ time], a Kiwi might end up in the spotlight.
OPINION: Two incidents left me gobsmacked this week in the UK. It wasn't Australia becoming the biggest loser in sport â¦ we knew they had it in them. Had nothing to do with the Springboks making the biggest come back since Winston Peters at every single election. No, it was England winning a match at a World Cup and a female pundit making a perceptive comment about a football match.
OPINION: NZ Football chief executive Andy Martin says the investigation into Andreas Heraf's Football Ferns environment, prompted by complaints from players and a former staff member, was "an isolated incident over a four-year period where we have performed very well".
The successful coach of an up-and-coming football team has been dumped after seeking parity for women players.
Burger King has apologised for offering a lifetime supply of Whoppers to Russian women who get pregnant by Fifa World Cup players.
England's Football Association (FA) has confirmed they're working with British police in investigating an online video of English fans appearing to perform Nazi salutes at the Fifa World Cup in Russia.
England's players got a bit of a surprise when they arrived for a team meeting at their World Cup base on Wednesday: Their coach had his right arm in a sling.
Cristiano Ronaldo walked out for warmups at sun-splashed Luzhniki Stadium with diamonds affixed to each earlobe and a new goatee sprouting from his chin - like a goat, get it? Greatest of All Time.