FIFA clears Iraq to host World Cup qualifying games in Basra

FIFA clears Iraq to host World Cup qualifying games in Basra

FILE – In this Thursday, June 1, 2017 file photo, Iraq, in green, in action against Jordan, in red, during their friendly football match in Basra, southeast of Baghdad, Iraq. FIFA says on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019 the southern Iraqi city of Basra can host the national team’s return to playing World Cup qualifying games […]

Serbia should be FIBA World Cup favorites

Serbia should be FIBA World Cup favorites

Aug 17, 2016; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Serbia center Nikola Jokic (14) shoots the ball against Croatia during the men’s basketball quarterfinals in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 1. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Swinger-USA TODAY Sports For the newest episode of the Denver Nuggets Daily Podcast, T.J. McBride dives into why the […]

What technology do you need to watch the Rugby World Cup?

You might have purchased your tournament pass and gathered every piece of All Blacks merchandise you own, but watching New Zealand score a winning try in the Rugby World Cup 2019 might be harder than you thought. On Tuesday, Spark issued a warning to customers about the stream’s incompatibility with some HDMI cables. So if you […]

Seyi Akinwunmi: NFF keen on youth development not U17 World Cup title

Seyi Akinwunmi: NFF keen on youth development not U17 World Cup title

Youth football progression and not winning a sixth world title in Brazil is the country’s main target, according to the Nigerian football chief The Nigeria U17 technical crew has been tasked with sustaining the Nigeria Football Federation’s (NFF) policy on youth development rather than winning 2019’s U17 World Cup at all cost. The Golden Eaglets […]

Rugby World Cup 2019: Wallabies great calls for selection rule change as Michael Cheika waits for Will Skelton’s call

CAMERON SPENCER/GETTY IMAGES Michael Cheika should be allowed to pick players from overseas to help the Wallabies win the World Cup, claims Australian great Tim Horan. Former Wallaby Tim Horan has called on Rugby Australia to tweak its ‘Giteau Law’ by allowing Australians playing abroad to return for national duties in a Rugby World Cup […]