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Despite increasing calls for Qatar to be stripped of the 2022 World Cup, former Everton midfielder Tim Cahill believes people shouldn't rush to judgement.
Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo looks back on Argentina’s defeat to Germany in the final of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil in the summer.
Manchester United winger Antonio Valencia has reportedly closed his Twitter account after criticism from Ecuador fans.
Jose Miguel Cubero signed for Blackpool in July, but he has yet to receive his work permit allowing him to play.
Tottenham Hotspur's Erik Lamela impressed as Argentina beat Germany in their own backyard.
The former England captain says he was 'too emotional' to speak to Roy Hodgson after the World Cup.
Angel di Maria produced a staggering performance for Argentina against Germany.
Having missed out on Kostas Manolas, how does Arsenal's new Greek target Sokratis compare?
Manchester United and Liverpool are both adding pace to their attacks by signing Angel di Maria and Mario Balotelli.
Instead of trying to exclude them from the main qualification process, UEFA should look to build up the continent's smaller countries
Former England star Rio Ferdinand believes that Brazil centre-back Thiago Silva is the best defender in the world.
Arsenal, Liverpool and AC Milan legends all feature
England duo Wayne Rooney and Daniel Sturridge both gave admirable accounts of themselves in the Premier League this term but which of the two is the better?
Chile knocked Spain out of the World Cup with a 2-0 win on Wednesday night and Spurs fans should have been excited by the way in which they did so.
Once highly-touted English midfielder Giles Barnes has opted to represent Jamaica, after reviving his career with MLS' Houston Dynamo.
FIFA statistics reveal new signing Adam Lallana to have been the fastest Liverpool player at the World Cup.
We look at some of the greatest songs to accompany England in major tournaments over the years.
Guillermo Ochoa was outstanding against Brazil, but did the USA and Everton's Tim Howard surpass him against Belgium?
Colombia, France, Argentina, Germany, Switzerland and Costa Rica stars all feature prominently.