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FIFA Council Unanimously Approves World Cup Expansion to 48 Teams After 2026

FIFA have unanimously decided on a 48-team World Cup from 2026 onward during their Council meeting here today, it has been announced. The format will...

Bjørndalen Targeting 100 Top-level International Victories After Scrapping Retirement Plans

Norway's biathlon legend Ole Einar Bjørndalen has vowed to focus on the World Cup series next season in a bid to pass 100 top-level...

Brazil’s Olympic Hope Wu Wins Men’s 10m Air Pistol Event at ISSF World Cup...

Brazil’s Felipe Almeida Wu continued his preparations for a home Olympics by winning the men’s 10 metre air pistol event at the International Shooting...

England Suffers Worst Football Defeat in History

England's Euro'16 defeat by Iceland is, of course, a calamity -- a nation with a population two hundred and thirty times smaller outplaying a supposed...

The United States Justice Department is Probing International Sports Again

The United States Justice Department is probing international sports again. The New York Times is reporting that a federal investigation is underway with claims...

Kuwait Football Clubs lobby for FIFA reinstatement ahead of key Congress vote

A delegation from Kuwait Football Clubs have been lobbying FIFA's Member Associations in an attempt to get their country's Football Association reinstated from a...

FIFA considering expanding World Cup teams from 32 to 40

FIFA are considering plans to expand the amount of teams at the World Cup from 32 to 40 as early as the 2026 tournament,...

World Cup Title Shows U.S. Women Primed for More Success in Future

The U.S. women survived after Mia Hamm, Michelle Akers and Julie Foudy hung up their boots, and they'll survive without Abby Wambachand Christie Rampone. Thrive even, judging by that shiny World Cup...

World Cup So Far Was Easy Part for U.S. With Germany Next

Welcome to the World Cup semifinals, England. Should you have any questions — given no one from your country has made it this far...

World Cup Doesn’t Really Begin Until Knockout Rounds

All is forgiven, all is forgotten. That first-place finish in the Group of Death? Irrelevant now. All those goals Germany scored, including that 10-spot against Ivory...

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