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In the Football World Cup News category we inform you about the current news on the participating teams, the players, ... and we write about the latest football results at the World Cup 2018 in Russia.

The World Cup 2018 Draw – Who’s Qualified
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The long World Cup qualification process has been settled. There have been heartbreak and joys and just about everything in between along the way. In midweek, Peru won the second leg of their inter-confederation play off tie against New Zealand to become the last nation to take their place at the World Cup and they […]

[ Read more] 17th November 2017 | World Cup Betting Category: Football World Cup News |

Historic joint bid from USA, Canada and Mexico for 2026 World Cup
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The USA, Canada and Mexico announced details of their proposed joint bid for the 2026 World Cup this week. This is the first time that there has been a three-nation bid to play host to the most famous football tournament in the world, and if successful it would be the first time since the 2002 […]

[ Read more] 11th April 2017 | World Cup Betting Category: Football World Cup News |

FIFA 2026 World Cup the first to expand to 48 teams
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There are changes coming to the FIFA World Cup after an unanimous voting decision was passed to step up the number of participants in a final to 48. This will first come into play at the 2026 World Cup and that is when the world will get its first look at how all of this […]

[ Read more] 10th January 2017 | World Cup Betting Category: Football World Cup News |

Prince Ali Al-Hussein even money favourite to win FIFA election
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Prince Ali Al-Hussein is all the rage now in the Next FIFA President election betting. The Jordanian has moved into even money favourite with Skybet, helped out perhaps with the investigation into a payment Michel Platini’s received from Sepp Blatter. Platini, who had had the full support of UEFA and the AFC in his bid […]

[ Read more] 28th October 2015 | World Cup Betting Category: Football World Cup News |

Platinti to face challenge from Prince Ali for FIFA Presidency
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The two expected candidates to duke it out for the role of FIFA President have been confirmed to be standing in the elections. With UEFA President Michel Platini having already put his name into the hat for the top job at the world football’s governing body, he has been joined by Jordan’s Prince Ali bin […]

[ Read more] 10th September 2015 | World Cup Betting Category: Football World Cup News |

Will there still be venue changes for 2018 and 2022 World Cups?
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There is still a small risk that the 2018 FIFA World Cup could yet change venue. Although time is running out to initiate a change, both Russia and Qatar could still get stripped of their duties of hosting the 2018 and 2022 World Cups respectively. FIFA have hired a law firm to do an internal […]

[ Read more] 18th August 2015 | World Cup Betting Category: Football World Cup News |

Three England Lionesses make World Cup All Stars Squad
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Hats off to three of England’s Lionesses who performed so well at the 2015 Women’s World Cup. Keeper Karen Bardsley, along with defenders Steph Houghton and Lucy Bronze have all been picked in the World Cup All Stars squad. All three of the Manchester City players were among the 23 players picked by a FIFA […]

[ Read more] 18th August 2015 | World Cup Betting Category: Football World Cup News |

Platini stands as favourite for FIFA Presidency
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February 26th, 2016 will see polling start to see who replaces Sepp Blatter as head of the world football’s governing body. Blatter has been in position since 1998 and has largely been unopposed in his re-election runs. But he has called time on the position himself, announcing that he is stepping down, all of this […]

[ Read more] 29th July 2015 | World Cup Betting Category: Football World Cup News |