Germany, defeated in 2018 World Cup, still loved by fans
The German national team has had a lot to reckon with this year: a humiliating defeat in the World Cup, players either not up to snuff or departing altogether. But there’s one group that still loves Joachim Löw’s side: young players.
Modric still not back to his best after post-World Cup burnout
FIFA Men's Player of the Year Luka Modric said that he is yet to return to peak fitness this season, with only three weeks off after an emotionally and physically draining World Cup campaign with Croatia.
Messi returns to Barcelona training after World Cup
Messi returns to Barcelona training after World Cup.
McCall says ITV's strength not just down to World Cup, `Love Island'
ITV Plc, the broadcaster of “Love Island,” said advertising sales were bolstered by the hit reality show and England’s better-than-expected run at the soccer World Cup.
Has the World Cup changed Russia?
While the players are having a well earned rest after the semi-finals this week, the fans are out and about sightseeing in Russia. This can't be taken for granted as the country has been notoriously restrictive of tourists' movement in the past.
Paris fan zone goes wild at final whistle as France wins World Cup
Fans in Paris went wild at the final whistle in the World Cup final on Sunday (July 15) as France won the competition for the second time in its history, beating Croatia 4-2.
Croatia cabinet meets in soccer team jerseys to mark World Cup semi-final win
The Croatian government held on Thursday (July 12) a cabinet session with ministers dressed in the red and white chequered jerseys of the national soccer team, a day after Croatia reached the World Cup final in Russia.
Football frenzy takes hold of Paris with France jerseys selling like hot cakes
Excitement builds in Paris ahead of the World Cup Final as national team shirts have big rise in sales.