Germany’s World Cup approach was football suicide

Germany’s World Cup approach was football suicide

JAMIE CARRAGHER Last updated 12:59, June 28 2018 RNZ Germany has been knocked out of the World Cup after being beaten by South Korea. It’s the first time since 1938 the four-time Football World Cup Winners haven’t made it out of the first round. German fans worldwide watched on with despair as their team crashed and […]

A World Cup venue where no one cares

A World Cup venue where no one cares

The locals are perplexed. On Tuesday afternoon, Russia’s national team is playing its final group game in Samara and here in Kaliningrad, 2,300km away in the remote Baltic exclave, the local organisers are trying to coax the city into party mode. They do this by turning the volume up on the gigantic screen at the […]