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Argentina Goalkeeper Romero Out Of World Cup

BUENOS AIRES – Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero will miss the World Cup in Russia after suffering a knee injury, the country’s football federation (AFA)...

Icelands Sigurdsson Faces Race Against Time For Full Fitness

STOCKHOLM – Iceland stunned the footballing world by knocking England out of Euro 2016 on their way to the quarter-finals but if they are to enjoy similar success...

Time Running Out For Messi To Lift The Big One

– The Russia finals could be Lionel Messi’s last chance to win the World Cup and dispel the doubters who say he cannot be considered one of the game’s...

Croatias Dalic Cuts World Cup Squad To 24 Players

ZAGREB – Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic has slashed his provisional World Cup squad to 24 players from 32 and axe one more player by the June 4 deadline for next...

Soccer Argentina Apologizes For Manual On Seducing Russian Women

BUENOS AIRES – The head of the Argentine Football Association has apologized for the publication of a World Cup manual that included advice on how to woo Russian...

Egypts Sisi Says Us Embassy Move To Jerusalem Causes Instability

CAIRO – Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Wednesday the move of the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem will cause “some...

Sisi Says Us Embassy Move In Israel Causes Regional Instability

CAIRO – Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Wednesday the move of the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem would cause “some...

Iceland Reveal Their World Cup Squad Early On Youtube – And It’s A Double Celebration For Cardiff Star Aron Gunnarsson

SKIPPER Aron Gunnarsson has made Iceland’s World Cup squad – despite missing Cardiff’s promotion-clinching finale to the Championship season. Tceland went early...

Iceland Boasts Hot Springs, Volcanoes, The Northern Lights And Now A World Cup Football Team

HAVING heroically completed a hike from Europe to America, I am relaxing in an outdoor geothermal bath, drinking a well- deserved beer, and . . . Well OK, I say...