Football Legend Diego Maradona Dies at 60

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Argentinian great Diego Maradona has died following a reported cardiac arrest. The footballing icon has passed away aged just 60 years old. Maradona Dies at 60 One of the Greatest of All Time While many disagree on the order, few can argue that Maradona is one of the greatest players to ever grace a football […] READ MORE


Diego Maradona to Undergo Emergency Brain Surgery

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Diego Maradona, one of the greatest footballers in history, will have to undergo emergency brain surgery to remove a blood clot, his personal physician told reporters on Tuesday. He had been hospitalized since Monday, but despite early, positive signs, he will need an operation for a subdural hematoma. Maradona to Undergo Emergency Brain Surgery One […] READ MORE


REPORT: Manchester United Eye-Up Three Alternatives to Jadon Sancho

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Manchester United have made their pursuit of Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho extremely public this summer. However, their hopes of securing a deal with the Englishman are seemingly diminishing by the day. Now, the Red Devils are starting to look for alternatives. Also during this transfer window, United have been linked with Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale […] READ MORE


Iker Casillas: Spain and Real Madrid Legend Retires

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Iker Casillas has retired from professional football at age 39. The goalkeeper won 167 caps for the Spanish national side, winning back-to-back European Championships in 2008 and 2012. In between those successes, he also lifted the World Cup in 2010. Casillas also enjoyed a trophy-laden career in club football. He is renowned for his 16-year […] READ MORE


Heleno de Freitas: The Greatest Brazilian to Never Play in the World Cup

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One can never leave out Brazil when talking about legendary football players and World Cups. The flicks, tricks, and eye-catching displays of the players from the South American continent have been one of the reasons for football’s worldwide popularity. The exploits of players like Ronaldo, Rivaldo, Ronaldinho, Pele, Zico, Romario, and so on are talked […] READ MORE


FIFA Confirm Start Date for 2022 World Cup

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FIFA have confirmed the start date for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar as well as some key details of the match schedule. Start Date Confirmed for 2022 World Cup When Will the Tournament Begin? As this is a winter World Cup for many of the teams taking part, the tournament will begin on Monday, […] READ MORE


Women’s World Cup 2023 to Be Held in Australia and New Zealand

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Australia and New Zealand will host the 2023 Women’s World Cup, the FIFA Council has announced. This means that the tournament will be held in the southern hemisphere for the first time. Women’s World Cup to Be Held in Australia and New Zealand   OFFICIAL Australia and New Zealand are hosting the 2023 @FIFAWWC! #AsOne […] READ MORE


Which Country Would Have Won the Lost World Cup of 1946?

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Even though the Second World War had ended in 1946, the conflict forced FIFA to cancel the 1946 FIFA World Cup. But what if it had not been cancelled? Which country would have won the lost World Cup of 1946? There are two main different scenarios to base the predictions on. One where the 1946 […] READ MORE


North Korea: The 1966 World Cup

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North Korea took part in their first-ever World Cup in 1966 and, despite all the odds, the team won over fans and created memories to last a lifetime. North Korea at the 1966 World Cup The Biggest Yet In 1966, England were the hosts of the eighth World Cup with a record of 70 nations […] READ MORE


USA Join The Pantheon of Double World Champions

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One of the many positive aspects of the 2019 Women’s World Cup was that its global popularity and impact, which far outstripped those of earlier versions of the women’s tournament, at last allows for a genuine and meaningful comparison between men’s and women’s World Cups. They can now be considered and ranked alongside each other, […] READ MORE