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.
Moscow's Red Square goes green
Moscow's famous Red Square has turned into a giant football pitch for the 2018 World Cup. Thousands of visitors from all over the world enjoy the special makeover every day. DW correspondent Miodrag Soric visited the location.
Prime minister confident Croatia will beat France in World Cup final
Prime minister confident Croatia will beat France in World Cup final.
Moscow robot picks France over Belgium in World Cup semi-final
Baxter the robot oracle says France will beat Belgium in Tuesday's World Cup semi-final in St. Petersburg.
Belgium team in cheerful spirits as they train for semi-final
Belgium train at their base camp near Moscow on Monday before heading to St Petersburg for their semi-final against France.