France beat Croatia 4-2 in the 2018 FIFA World Cup final to lift the world cup trophy for the second time in their history. With this victory, Didier Deschamps has become the third man after Mario Zagallo (Brazil) and Franz Beckenbauer (Germany) to lift the world cup both as a player
32 teams started the journey; only two teams are now left to fight for the ultimate football glory - the World Cup Final.
Before Croatia and France, both undefeated till now in their campaigns, face off against each other at the Luzhniki Stadium on Sunday at the world cup final to
World in Sport continues its coverage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, as we preview group C.
France opens group play as strong favorites to advance to the knockout round, listed at -333 to win group C. Who joins France in advancing? Let's take a look.
Let's reveal the four teams that
Four days after securing a 2-1 victory against Sweden in a 2018 World Cup qualifying match, France took on Ivory Coast in a friendly exhibition match. This was the first time in over ten years that these two countries were meeting for a friendly. Last time they met, France won
The French fancy that is Ligue 1 returns to our screens on Friday, and if it dishes up anything close to last campaign’s helping; we are in for some proper entertainment.
It would take a brave football fan to bet against defending champions Paris Saint-Germain capturing a fourth title on the
England had recycled the ball 19 straight times. Wales was bending but not breaking in the inferno of Millennium Stadium. Each glimpse of the tryline by England was snuffed out in a blink by one or two Wales jerseys, whipped along by the sell-out crowd.
Then the ball was passed from
After some enthralling displays at the weekend, albeit without a huge amount of good running rugby, we look at who really stood out in the Northern Hemisphere.
A suffocating Welsh defence, a Scotland side still flattering to deceive and an Italian team who now seem to be on the ropes mean
From the minute we heard Samson Lee would be unavailable for this game it become obvious that the Scottish pack would go after the inexperienced Welsh tighthead at scrum time and they did exactly that.
Dickinson gave Welsh prop Aaron Jarvis a thoroughly difficult afternoon at scrum time.
As well as this the
The 2015 edition of the Six Nations tournament kicks off this Friday night and it is shaping to be an absolutely thrilling competition once again. The tournament itself is of course a massive one in its own right but with the Rugby World Cup now just a matter of months
Roger Federer became the most successful tennis player to have ever walked the earth after he won the Davis Cup with Switzerland. The 33-year-old Swiss has won 17 Grand Slam Titles, an Olympic gold medal and now the Davis Cup.
Switzerland beat France 3-1 overall as Federer beat Richard Gasquet to