FIFA World Cup

Association football competition for men's national teams

The FIFA World Cup, often simply called the World Cup, is an international association football competition contested by the senior men's national teams of the members of the FΓ©dΓ©ration Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the sport's global governing body. The championship has been awarded every four years since the inaugural tournament in 1930, except in 1942 and 1946 when it was not held because of the Second World War. The current champion is France, which won its second title at the 2018 tournament in Russia.

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Thailand face England in the Women's T20 World Cup on Wednesday, just 13 years after playing their first international match.
Credit: BBC News - Published 6 hours ago

England end Ireland's Grand Slam hopes as they rediscover some of their World Cup form to reignite their own title hopes with a 24-12 win.
Credit: BBC News - Published 2 days ago

England suffer a tense six-wicket defeat against South Africa as their Women's T20 World Cup campaign begins with a narrow loss in Perth.
Credit: BBC News - Published 2 days ago

French World Cup-winning defender Adil Rami has joined Russia's Sochi club, hours after being dropped by Turkey's Fenerbahce, the Russian Premier League website..
4 days ago • WorldNews
Former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke and the chairman of Qatar-based media group BeIN Sports, Nasser Al-Khelaifi, have been charged in connection with the..
Credit: Reuters - Published 5 days ago

Former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke and the chairman of Qatar-based media group BeIN Sports, Nasser Al-Khelaifi, have been charged in Switzerland in..
Credit: Reuters - Published 5 days ago

Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser al-Khelaifi has been charged by Swiss federal prosecutors in connection with a wider bribery investigation linked to World..
5 days ago • WorldNews
Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser al-Khelaifi was charged Thursday by Swiss federal prosecutors in connection with a wider bribery investigation linked to..
Credit: France 24 - Published 5 days ago

Former FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke and the chairman of the BeIN media group Nasser Al-Khelaifi have been charged in connection with the award of media..
Credit: Reuters - Published 5 days ago

Spain's World Cup-winning goalkeeper Iker Casillas announces his intention to run for the presidency of the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF).
Credit: BBC News - Published 1 week ago

Katie Ormerod comes third in Calgary in the snowboard slopestyle to retain the lead in the overall standings after four of the five World Cup events this season.
Credit: BBC News - Published 1 week ago

While England's Twenty20 team appears to be in good shape eight months out from the World Cup, questions remain over the roles of some key players.
Credit: BBC News - Published 1 week ago

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