World Cup draw coverage live on Sky Sports from 3pm on Friday

SSN are in Moscow to bring you a special World Cup draw programme with build-up and reaction, including interviews with Gareth Southgate, and will also be with the England Supporters Club and Graeme Le Saux at Wembley as they watch the draw.

Ronaldo at the double, France see off Croatia in World Cup final repeat

Antoine Griezmann, Dayot Upamecano, Olivier Giroud as well as an own goal from the visitors’ goalkeeper Dominik Livakovic secured a repeat result from Russia two years ago after Dejan Lovren had opened the scoring for Croatia, Wolfsburg’s Josip Brekalo adding their second in the 55th minute.

Goalkeeper Filip Nguyen accepts call-up to Czech national team

After beating Slovakia 3-1 in the UEFA Nations League last week, the Czech team discovered two of their two massage therapists had COVID-19. Therefore, all players and staff involved in the match were quarantined. The Football Association of the Czech Republic had to choose other players to prepare for the match against Scotland early tomorrow morning (Vietnamese time), including goalkeeper Nguyen.

Lalremsiami: Asia Cup 2017 was the turning point of my career

Lalremsiami has become one of the key players for the Indian women’s hockey team, representing the country in 64 matches while playing an important role in many key wins for the team. However, the youngster from the North Eastern state of Mizoram felt that Asia Cup 2017 was the turning point of her career. “The […]

Football: How to Revive the Magic of the FA Cup

But apart from that only one other Premiership side- Stoke City, lost to lower league opposition. While we’re told ‘anything can happen’ in the Cup, the reality is that the competition in recent decades has tended to be dominated by a handful of elite clubs. Since 1989, four teams: Arsenal, Manchester United, Chelsea and Liverpool, have won the Cup in 24 years out of […]

Camavinga, Moukoko and Fati: The uncapped ‘Next Generation’ stars set to benefit from Euros delay

— OptaFranz (@OptaFranz) December 22, 2019 But the season hiatus put paid to that and Lewandowski was fit to return when the campaign resumed, with the Pole typically lethal since. But that doesn’t take away from the fact Zirkzee is Bayern’s third-youngest Bundesliga goalscorer, as he lays the groundwork for a potential breakthrough season in […]

Albania Expels 2 Iranian Diplomats Over Terror Plot Against Israelis – Reports

The Albanian Top Channel news outlet reported, citing sources, that the Iranians were complicit in preparation of a terrorist act against the Israeli football team in the city of Shkoder where Israeli and Albanian athletes were supposed to meet for a qualifier for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. After the attack had been foiled, the authorities detained around 20 people in Albania and Kosovo. In […]

Super-sub Yến’s chance to shine playing in Portugal

“I plan to work with the Việt Nam Football Federation’s technical director on the development of Vietnamese women’s football in the future. We will focus on youth training and player export. It is a must to do if you want to realise the dream of participating in the World Cup of Vietnamese women’s team.” 

Goalkeeper Filip Nguyen benched for Czech match, still eligible for Vietnam

He was added to the squad since all the players who took part in the match against Slovakia on September 5 and the head coach were quarantined and had to miss the match against Scotland after two support staff contracted Covid.