Wayne Rooney played his 120th and final match for England, and retires as England's highest ever goalscorer. But where does he rank as one of England's all-time greats? Poet and Vuj discuss this and more in this week's Friday episode of Comments..
The 16th Homeless World Cup kicked off with a celebratory opening ceremony in Mexico City. More than 450 players from 42 countries will participate in the sporting event, which is designed to empower people experiencing homelessness to build skills..
Grand Slam champions and World Cup bronze medalists, 2014 was an unforgettable year for France's womens rugby team. Safi N'Diaye, a vital member of that successful team, looks back on these unforgettable memories.
World Rugby has advised players to cover-up tattoos during next year's World Cup in Japan, but many advocates for the body art hope the arrival of inked athletes sparks a debate in a country with a complicated relationship with tattoos. Megan Revell..
World Rugby has advised players to cover-up tattoos during next year's World Cup in Japan, but many advocates for the body art hope the arrival of inked athletes brings about a debate in a country where tattoos are considered taboo.
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According to Broadcasting Cable Univision Communications reported a third-quarter loss.
Revenues fell, programming cost rose and it wrote off English language digital assets.
The company lost $83.8 million compared to net income of $104 million a..
(CNN)Christian Pulisic is considered one of the most exciting prospects in world football and has become a beacon of hope for the United States national team. Despite his tender age, the 20-year-old Borussia Dortmund star is one of the most..
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On this week's edition Giles is joined by regular panelist Akhil and guests Ex-Arsenal player Danny Karbassiyoon (SWOL) alongside journalist Julian Bennetts to discuss securing 4th spot, the FA Cup final, transfer..
Arsenal have signed 20-year-old French youth international striker Yaya Sanogo from Auxerre.
He joins the Premier League club after becoming a free agent when his contract with the Ligue 2 outfit expired.
Sanogo, who scored 11 goals in 24..
Penalty shootouts provide some of the tensest World Cup moments. We've crunched the data and teamed up with one of the world's top female footballers to examine the secret of taking the perfect spot kick.
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The football World Cup in Russia will be the biggest sporting event of 2018. President Vladimir Putin will use the tournament to further his geopolitical goals.
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The World Cup begins in Brazil, Colombia and Afghanistan both hold presidential elections and video game manufacturers show off their products in Los Angeles. For more video content from The Economist visit our website: http://econ.st/TFwdhb
With the World Cup in full swing and protests against her easing, Brazil's president prepares for re-election. Will the outcome of that race be decided on the pitch? For more video content from The Economist visit our website: http://econ.st/1qc5pR9
A presidential election in Indonesia, reunification talks in Cyprus, South Sudan's troubled three-year anniversary and a look at how the World Cup has affected Brazil.
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A quarter of the 2014 World Cup games in the knockout stage have been decided by a shootout. With only a split second to react, the keeper has a few ways to..
A guide to the growth of the beautiful game's global festival, and to the economics of footballing prowess
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For many years football was a game of two continents. Latin America, where the game..