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World cup qualifiers

May 10, 2022

Brazil-Argentina abandoned World Cup qualifier to be replayed: FIFA

Global football governing body FIFA confirmed on Monday that the abandoned 2022 World Cup qualifier between Brazil and Argentina will be replayed next month.

Messi and Neymar struggle for the ball (Credit: DNA India)
March 30, 2022

Italy bounce back from missing World Cup, win friendly against Turkey

The reigning European champions maintained their unbeaten record against Turkey, having now avoided defeat in all 13 meetings.

Team Italy
March 29, 2022

World Cup Qualifiers: Ghana will beat Nigeria today, says coach

“We are not better than the Super Eagles, and the Super Eagles are not better than us.”

March 26, 2022

Egypt pip Senegal in World Cup qualifier

A fourth-minute own goal by Senegal’s Saliou Ciss was enough to give Egypt a 1-0 win in the first leg of their World Cup play-off in Cairo.

March 16, 2022

Flamingos arrive in Benin for World Cup qualifier against DRC

The DRC team is expected to arrive in Benin on Thursday for the match slated for Saturday.

March 4, 2022

World Cup Qualifier: Okoye, Lookman, Amoo in Super Eagles’ squad to face Ghana

Ademola Lookman, recently cleared by FIFA to switch international allegiance and former U17 World Cup star Akinkunmi Amoo get their first national team call up.

Super Eagles training
February 28, 2022

FIFA’s decision on Russia disgraceful: Poland

“We presented our position and encouraged them to stand by our side. Because only united we will be strong. No indulgence for Russian aggression against Ukraine.”

November 15, 2021

World Cup Qualifier: South Africa to petition CAF, FIFA over loss to Ghana

South Africa say it would challenge the result of Sunday’s Qatar 2022 World Cup qualifier against Ghana due to its dissatisfaction with certain decisions made by the match officials.

Tebogo Mothlante
October 12, 2021

Germany become first country to qualify for Qatar 2022 World Cup

On Monday, Germany became the first country to qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar, with Timo Werner scoring twice in a 4-0 win away to North Macedonia.

October 12, 2021

Wales win to delay Belgium’s World Cup qualification

Belgium must wait to confirm their place at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar after Wales maintained their chance of automatic qualification with a 1-0 win at Estonia.