World Cup 2022: Cristiano Ronaldo a ‘total genius’ for beating Portugal on penalties – Fifa

World Cup 2022: Cristiano Ronaldo a 'total genius' for beating Portugal on penalties - Fifa

Cristiano Ronaldo has been called a “total genius” by Fifa for the way he won a penalty for Portugal in their World Cup win over Ghana. The 37-year-old made the move to become the first man to score in five different Fifa World Cups. Portugal won 3-2 but the award of the free-kick outraged Ghana boss Otto Addo, who said it was ‘not a penalty’. …

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What’s new at the 2022 World Cup?

What's new at the 2022 World Cup?

Doha, Qatar – The 2022 FIFA Men’s World Cup is fast approaching. The kick-off of the opening match takes place on November 20, almost 12 years to the day Qatar received the hosting rights to the tournament. The event will feature 32 teams and attract more than 1.2 million visitors to Qatar, which will become the first country in the Middle East to host the …

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T20 World Cup: England rekindle World Cup hopes with win over New Zealand

T20 World Cup: England rekindle World Cup hopes with win over New Zealand

England won nervously in a 20-round win over New Zealand to reignite their hopes for the T20 World Cup in Australia. Knowing that a defeat would almost eliminate them, England survived under severe pressure to successfully defend 179 in Gabba. After shrinking to 28-2, Black Caps looked like they tipped the game in their favor as Glenn Phillips and captain Kane Williamson joined at a …

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World Cup 2022 news, latest injuries and squad tracker: live updates

World Cup 2022 news, latest injuries and squad tracker: live updates

Unai Emery ‘cold and calculating’ over Aston Villa decision as Villarreal chief admits exit ‘screwed things up’ Unai Emery says she had to be “cold and calculating” in her decision to leave Villarreal for Aston Villa. Emery’s departure from the La Liga squad was confirmed on Monday evening, with the Spaniard taking over the lead of the Premier League squad from November 1 once his …

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Disruptive fans have been banned from the World Cup in Qatar

Disruptive fans have been banned from the World Cup in Qatar

Supporters with football ban orders have been banned from traveling to Qatar for the World Cup. Photo courtesy of Getty Images. Measures to prevent disruptive and violent football fans are under orders to ban football in England and Wales from the World Cup in Qatar from today (Friday 14 October). From 10 November 1,308 people under the football ban will be required to surrender their …

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