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2018 FIFA World Cup Draw

Soccer Football - 2018 FIFA World Cup Draw - State Kremlin Palace, Moscow, Russia - December 1, 2017 General view of the FIFA World Cup trophy during the draw REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

New York City FC striker Villa determined to earn place in Spain's World Cup squad

Despite only making one appearance for La Roja since the 2014 World Cup, the forward is targeting a spot in their squad for Russia 2018

Tite the man to lead Brazil to World Cup - Pele

The three-time world champion believes the current coach can lead the Selecao to an unprecedented sixth title at Russia 2018

Tite the man to lead Brazil to World Cup - Pele

The three-time world champion believes the current coach can lead the Selecao to an unprecedented sixth title at Russia 2018

Tite the man to lead Brazil to World Cup - Pele

The three-time world champion believes the current coach can lead the Selecao to an unprecedented sixth title at Russia 2018

Pato still dreaming of World Cup selection

A Brazil recall may appear unlikely, but the Tianjin Quanjian forward has not given up hope of appearing in Russia

2018 FIFA World Cup Draw

Soccer Football - 2018 FIFA World Cup Draw - State Kremlin Palace, Moscow, Russia - December 1, 2017 General view of the FIFA World Cup trophy during the draw REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

2018 FIFA World Cup Draw

Soccer Football - 2018 FIFA World Cup Draw - State Kremlin Palace, Moscow, Russia - December 1, 2017 General view of the FIFA World Cup trophy during the draw REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Russia has been banned from international athletics competition since November 2015

Russia has been banned from international athletics competition since November 2015 (AFP Photo/FRANCK FIFE)

Russia accuses British media of ‘pumping out’ propaganda against World Cup hosts

Russia’s foreign ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova addresses the media on Friday.

Russia accuses British media of ‘pumping out’ propaganda against World Cup hosts

Russia accuses British media of ‘pumping out’ propaganda against World Cup hosts

West Ham consider £15million bid for Russia captain Fyodor Smolov as Diafra Sakho exit nears

West Ham consider £15million bid for Russia captain Fyodor Smolov as Diafra Sakho exit nears

England friendly will test Nigeria's readiness for World Cup - Rohr

The Super Eagles will play against the Three Lions at the Wembley Stadium in June as part of their preparation for Russia 2018

Pulisic: Pain of missing Russia won’t go away until I play in a World Cup

The teen conceded while he has moved on from the USA's qualification failure, he needs to play at a World Cup to put it totally behind him

Pulisic: Pain of missing Russia won’t go away until I play in a World Cup

The teen conceded while he has moved on from the USA's qualification failure, he needs to play at a World Cup to put it totally behind him

Pulisic: Pain of missing Russia won’t go away until I play in a World Cup

The teen conceded while he has moved on from the USA's qualification failure, he needs to play at a World Cup to put it totally behind him

Mancini, Bielsa interested in coaching Australia at World Cup

The veteran managers have been confirmed by sources to be interested in piloting the green and gold in Russia

Mancini, Bielsa interested in coaching Australia at World Cup

The veteran managers have been confirmed by sources to be interested in piloting the green and gold in Russia

Mancini, Bielsa interested in coaching Australia at World Cup

The veteran managers have been confirmed by sources to be interested in piloting the green and gold in Russia

What is VAR? The video assistant referee system's World Cup & Premier League future

The use of video technology has been a major talking point and promises to remain so over the coming months ahead of the World Cup in Russia

What is VAR? The video assistant referee system's World Cup & Premier League future

The use of video technology has been a major talking point and promises to remain so over the coming months ahead of the World Cup in Russia

What is VAR? The video assistant referee system's World Cup & Premier League future

The use of video technology has been a major talking point and promises to remain so over the coming months ahead of the World Cup in Russia

What is VAR? The video assistant referee system's World Cup & Premier League future

The use of video technology has been a major talking point and promises to remain so over the coming months ahead of the World Cup in Russia

What is VAR? The video assistant referee system's World Cup & Premier League future

The use of video technology has been a major talking point and promises to remain so over the coming months ahead of the World Cup in Russia

What is VAR? The video assistant referee system's World Cup & Premier League future

The use of video technology has been a major talking point and promises to remain so over the coming months ahead of the World Cup in Russia

What is VAR? The video assistant referee system's World Cup & Premier League future

The use of video technology has been a major talking point and promises to remain so over the coming months ahead of the World Cup in Russia

What is VAR? The video assistant referee system's World Cup & Premier League future

The use of video technology has been a major talking point and promises to remain so over the coming months ahead of the World Cup in Russia

Chile confirm Rueda as new coach

The 60-year-old will take charge of La Roja after the South American giants failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia

Arshavin's wife kicked off flight for refusing to fasten seatbelt - and then claims she's a secret agent!

The former Gunners and Russia star's partner claimed to be an FSB agent before she was thrown off an Aeroflot flight

Could an African Player win the World Cup Golden Boot this year?

With Russia 2018 less than six months away, Goal profiles Africa's likely contenders for the Golden Boot

Could an African Player win the World Cup Golden Boot this year?

With Russia 2018 less than six months away, Goal profiles Africa's likely contenders for the Golden Boot

Could an African Player win the World Cup Golden Boot this year?

With Russia 2018 less than six months away, Goal profiles Africa's likely contenders for the Golden Boot

Could an African Player win the World Cup Golden Boot this year?

With Russia 2018 less than six months away, Goal profiles Africa's likely contenders for the Golden Boot

Could an African Player win the World Cup Golden Boot this year?

With Russia 2018 less than six months away, Goal profiles Africa's likely contenders for the Golden Boot

Could an African Player win the World Cup Golden Boot this year?

With Russia 2018 less than six months away, Goal profiles Africa's likely contenders for the Golden Boot

Could an African Player win the World Cup Golden Boot this year?

With Russia 2018 less than six months away, Goal profiles Africa's likely contenders for the Golden Boot

Could an African Player win the World Cup Golden Boot this year?

With Russia 2018 less than six months away, Goal profiles Africa's likely contenders for the Golden Boot

Could an African Player win the World Cup Golden Boot this year?

With Russia 2018 less than six months away, Goal profiles Africa's likely contenders for the Golden Boot

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