2018 World Cup: How Adil Rami's moustache became France's bizarre lucky charm

2018 World Cup: How Adil Rami’s moustache became France’s bizarre lucky charm

He didn't play a single minute in Russia, but French defender Adil Rami still played a strangely pivotal part in his side's World Cup triumph. France lifted the trophy for the second time in their history on Sunday...
France legend Didier Deschamps has now won the World Cup as a captain and a manager

Didier Deschamps tells French World Cup stars life is going to change

France manager Didier Deschamps was left soaked in beer, champagne and sweat after celebrating World Cup glory with his delirious squad - a moment he will cherish alongside the crowning achievement of his playing career.A 4-2 win over...
2018 World Cup Team of the Tournamentvideo

2018 World Cup Team of the Tournament

The World Cup is hurtling to its' end, as we look forward to a France v Croatia final. But let's take a look at what a prospective Team of the Tournament would look like, including the likes of Paul Pogba,...
England supporters wave flags as they welcome the squad home at Birmingham Airport

England are greeted by fans behind barbed wire while Belgium are received by a...

A bronze medal might have been at stake but evidence of how little this match actually meant to both sides soon became clear as players and staff filtered through the interview area.While Gareth Southgate admitted that, yes, both...
Zinedine Zidane also suffered a ‘hero-to-villain’ moment in a World Cup final, headbutting Italy’s Marco Materazzi in the 2006 decider.

VAR penalty takes Ivan Perisic from hero to villain

YET another ‘hero-to-villain’ moment has played a pivotal role in determining football’s world champion, 12 years after France lost the World Cup final in similar circumstances.The hero that year was legendary midfielder Zinedine Zidane, until he was the...
World Cup 2018: A classic final to cap an epic World Cup

World Cup 2018: A classic final to cap an epic World Cup

World Cup 2018: The World Cup final that had everythingIt was the final which had everything - controversial decisions, a...
World Cup final 2018: Conor McGregor praises Vladimir Putin after World Cup final

World Cup final 2018: Conor McGregor praises Vladimir Putin after World Cup final

The Irishman was invited to the Moscow showpiece by Vladimir Putin as France defeated Croatia 4-2 on Sunday Conor McGregor hailed Russia president Vladimir Putin as "one of the greatest leaders of our time" after the UFC...
Paul Pogba had praised heaped upon him following his performance in the World Cup final

Ferdinand urges Mourinho to ‘unlock’ Paul Pogba in Man United shirt

'He has to unlock this Paul Pogba in a Manchester United shirt': Rio Ferdinand urges Jose Mourinho to get the most out of midfielder after stunning...
Croatia

Silver lining! Luka Modric and Co put on brave face as they pose in...

Silver lining! Luka Modric and Co put on brave face in World Cup final defeat as they pose in dressing room with runners-up medalsCroatia's squad posed...