New Zealand Outlast Fiji To Edge Towards Play-off
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 04:36:00 GMT
New Zealand have one hand on a berth in Oceania’s play-off final following a 2-0 away win over Fiji in Lautoka on Saturday.
Powerhouses Impress, Celtic Duo Play Out Stalemate
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 01:28:00 GMT
The initial instalment of the fifth round of European qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ were notable for the big guns confirming their lofty status, Republic of Ireland and Wales playing out a tense draw, and Gianluigi Buffon attaining another remarkable milestone.
Buffon Plays 1,000th Professional Match
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 23:10:00 GMT
Italy veteran Gianluigi Buffon achieved the milestone of featuring in his 1,000th professional game and became Europe's all-time most-capped player, as Italy won their Russia 2018 qualifier against Albania.
Brazil's Hat-trick Hero Relishing His Resurrection
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:12:00 GMT
Everybody else had written Paulinho off. Moving to China was, apparently, his own acceptance that his Brazil career was over. An evening in Montevideo told an emphatically different story.
Salman Almuwashar, Saudi Arabia's Super Sub
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:38:00 GMT
FIFA.com looks at the rise of Saudi Arabia’s Salman Almuwashar, who led his country to a 3-0 win over Thailand in the third round of AFC qualifying for Russia 2018.