Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Sports Subscribe Log In Subscribe Log In Today’s Paper Advertisement Supported by United States 6, Jamaica 0 ByThe Associated Press Oct. 14, 2018 FRISCO, Tex. — Tobin Heath and Alex Morgan each scored twice in the first half, and the United States earned a spot in the Women’s World Cup next summer in France with a 6-0 victory over Jamaica on Sunday in the Concacaf qualifying tournament. Heath’s first came within the first two minutes of the match, and she added a second in the 29th minute. Megan Rapinoe, Julie Ertz and Morgan also had first-half goals as the United States built a 5-0 lead. Morgan’s second goal came on a penalty kick in the 84th minute. The top-ranked United States is the defending champion of the sport’s premier event, having won the 2015 World Cup against Japan. It was the team’s third World Cup title. Canada, ranked No. … [Read more...] about United States Qualifies for World Cup With Rout of Jamaica
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LAGOS (Reuters) - Sixteen years after Emmanuel Ibeawuchi lost a leg in a road accident, his dream of playing soccer in a World Cup is about to become a reality. Nigeria's amputee national football team pose for a portrait photograph after a training session at the national stadium in Surulere district in Lagos, Nigeria July 6, 2018. Picture taken July 6, 2018. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye He will captain Nigeria’s team when it makes its debut at the Amputee Football World Cup in Mexico in October. Nigeria's national amputee football team are seen on crutches during a training session in a field at the national stadium in Surulere district in Lagos, Nigeria July 6, 2018. Picture taken July 6, 2018. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye The team hopes to follow in the footsteps of Nigeria’s disabled athletes who won eight gold medals at the 2016 Paralympics, along with two silver and two bronze medals, to finish 17th in the medal table and top among African countries. … [Read more...] about Nigeria’s amputee football team prepares for World Cup debut
What is it? It is the World Cup 2018 round of 16 tie between England and Colombia. When is it? It is on Tuesday, July 3. What time is kick-off? England avoid another working hours game - it's a 7pm BST kick-off. What TV channel is it on? The match will be shown on ITV1 and its sister channel ITV1 HD. Where is the game being played? At the Spartak Stadium in Moscow. One of the other benefits of finishing second is England have just a short trip into Moscow for their round of 16 tie. What has England's route been up until now? Amid a wave of positivity, England really impressed in their first two group matches. Harry Kane's late header against Tunisia secured three points, before his hat-trick in the 6-1 triumph over Panama put him top of the golden boot list. England field a weakened side against Belgium, and an Adnan Januzaj goal was enough to give Belgium victory that meant England finished second in Group G. What is the team news? England ended the Belgium game … [Read more...] about England vs Colombia, World Cup 2018: What time is kick-off on Tuesday, what TV channel is it on and what is our prediction?
ENGLAND fans mocked Germany with a hilarious chant during their final group game against Belgium. The Three Lions faithful took full advantage of a rare opportunity to poke fun of Die Mannschaft following their shock elimination. Unlike Germany, England are into the last-16 regardless of their final group game. And supporters let them know with a rousing rendition of: "Are you watching, Germany?" Joachim Low's men landed back on their home soil on Thursday after a frenetic finish saw them lose 2-0 against South Korea and finish bottom of Group F. On the other hand, England fans were in for a real treat. Boss Gareth Southgate had the luxury of making eight changes from the team that beat Panama 6-1 on Sunday. Having won their first two games, England had already qualified for the last-16 - with the biggest dilemma whether they wanted to finish first or second. It was a rare and wonderful dilemma for Southgate though, with Three Lions squads from down the years so often still battling in … [Read more...] about World Cup 2018: England fans mock Germany with hilarious chant during game against Belgium
28 June 2018 • 1:30pm Japan vs Poland, World Cup 2018 Group H clash, kicks off at 3pm on BBC 2 World Cup 2018 groups: latest teams to reach the last 16, standings and tables You are the VAR: Think you can do better than the World Cup referees? Test yourself here Get Telegraph Football WhatsApp for in-match analysis and talking points throughout the World Cup Auto update On Off 1:30PM The final day of the group stage It almost feels a little sad, doesn't it? We've had so much football to enjoy every single day for the past two weeks, and it comes to an end for a whole 24 hours tomorrow with the 2018 World Cup's first rest day. But before we get to Friday (I literally have no idea how I'm going to entertain myself all day with no football so it's not even worth thinking about) we still have four more games to get through today - not least England's last group stage match against Belgium. That's later today, so for now we turn our attentions to … [Read more...] about Japan vs Poland, World Cup 2018: live score and latest updates