# world-cup-2 - Tuesday 10 January, 2017
The new format will see an increase from 64 to 80 games.
# world-cup-2 - Friday 12 February, 2016
The 54-year-old Frenchman had previously denied any wrongdoing.
# world-cup-2 - Thursday 3 December, 2015
A proposal to increase the tournament to 40 teams will be discussed later today.
# world-cup-2 - Tuesday 27 October, 2015
Rigobert Song will take charge of African country Chad.
# world-cup-2 - Wednesday 21 October, 2015
Franz Beckenbauer is at the centre of controversy this time.
# world-cup-2 - Saturday 4 July, 2015
The moment of genius secured a last-gasp 2-1 victory and sent the Dutch team into the semi-finals.
# world-cup-2 - Thursday 28 May, 2015
John Oliver touched on nearly every contemporary criticism of the organisation.
# world-cup-2 - Tuesday 17 March, 2015
Bhutan’s journey continued on Tuesday as they moved past Sri Lanka 3-1 on aggregate.
# world-cup-2 - Friday 13 March, 2015
And the 55 year-old is gunning for another World Cup too.
# world-cup-2 - Wednesday 14 January, 2015
BOD’s farewell reigned supreme in the ratings.
# world-cup-2 - Tuesday 30 December, 2014
Are you a genuine expert or is your knowledge about as reliable as USA Soccer Guy’s.
# world-cup-2 - Sunday 21 December, 2014
Don’t ever change, Eamon.
# world-cup-2 - Wednesday 3 December, 2014
The former player also suggests it might be better if France was “overrun by the Germans”.
# world-cup-2 - Monday 6 October, 2014
Becks has probably never struck a ball sweeter than this, and that is saying something.
# world-cup-2 - Sunday 28 September, 2014
The Ireland 7s team are hoping to compete on world stage at the end of the year.
# world-cup-2 - Friday 26 September, 2014
The 78-year-old has been FIFA’s leader since 1998, but has faced growing criticism from European football chiefs.
# world-cup-2 - Friday 1 August, 2014
The Barcelona player also claimed he is not one of the best defenders in the world on current form.
Gaizka Mendieta and Guillem Balague give their thoughts on the Spanish team’s failure one month on.
# world-cup-2 - Thursday 31 July, 2014
The site was full of praise for the Irish defender, and particularly his famous Moscow display.
The player earned 80 caps for his country, scoring eight goals in the process.
# world-cup-2 - Monday 28 July, 2014
The Spanish football expert also played down criticism of FIFA’s decision to give the Golden Ball to the Barca star.
# world-cup-2 - Sunday 27 July, 2014
In the aftermath of the the airplane crash in Ukraine, the politician claims the host nation should be changed.
# world-cup-2 - Saturday 26 July, 2014
# world-cup-2 - Sunday 20 July, 2014
The Dublin footballer urged the singer to “call” him.
It is believed the Colombian star is already on his way to Spain to finalise the deal.
639 spaces to fill, 30 days to complete the album and one person to undertake the task. They said it was impossible. They were right.
Lionel Messi doesn’t need to prove his greatness, football must address its concussion problem and more.
# world-cup-2 - Saturday 19 July, 2014
Featuring Lionel Messi, James Rodriguez, Tim Cahill and more.
# world-cup-2 - Friday 18 July, 2014
Pep Guardiola has described him as “the most intelligent footballer I have ever managed.”
# world-cup-2 - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
A number of the current squad are likely to still be eligible should the Irish team reach Russia in four years’ time.
Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino said that Messi went to a doctor, but the tests didn’t reveal anything.
# world-cup-2 - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
This will hopefully help cure your burgeoning thirst for football in the tournament’s absence.
A patient game from Germany eventually yielded its rewards, as they beat Argentina 1-0.
Featuring Christ the Redeemer, Lionel Messi, James Rodriguez and more.
# world-cup-2 - Monday 14 July, 2014
RTÉ received an average audience of 857,000 during the final between Germany and Argentina.
Philipp Lahm, Toni Kroos, Lionel Messi and more players who stood out.
Lionel Messi, who claimed the Golden Ball, finished 11th in the now infamous Castrol Index.
“Ah well, at least I have those Garth Brooks concerts to look forward t…. oh.”
The 24-year-old was his country’s star man on their march to a fourth cup triumph.
The Golden Ball winner missed one of three great chances that fell his team’s way against Germany.