# world-cup - Saturday 14 January, 2017
Plus, who will get PFA Player and Young Player of the Year?
# world-cup - Thursday 12 January, 2017
Figures from Uefa show that European rugby is in rude health.
# world-cup - Tuesday 10 January, 2017
Whether you think it’s good, bad or you don’t care, the 48-team format will be introduced in 2026.
The new format will be introduced in 2026.
# world-cup - Wednesday 28 December, 2016
Gianni Infantino is confident that proposals to include as many as 48 teams will be implemented.
# world-cup - Wednesday 7 December, 2016
Fifa President Gianni Infantino backs proposal, which will face vote in January 2017.
# world-cup - Tuesday 1 November, 2016
German striker Miroslav Klose has announced that he’s hanging up his boots at the age of 38.
# world-cup - Monday 31 October, 2016
Joachim Loew has been in charge of the national team since 2006.
# world-cup - Saturday 22 October, 2016
The World Cup-winning 68-year-old had two spells in charge of the Italian national team.
# world-cup - Wednesday 19 October, 2016
The defender insists he will retire from Spain duty in 2018, and says he nearly walked away two years ago.
# world-cup - Tuesday 4 October, 2016
Sepp Blatter’s successor has put forward the idea at a Colombian university.
# world-cup - Monday 12 September, 2016
Brady suffered a quad injury while playing for Norwich City on Saturday.
# world-cup - Tuesday 6 September, 2016
Meanwhile, Holland and Sweden drew 1-1, while Faroe Islands also earned a point.
# world-cup - Tuesday 30 August, 2016
The Manchester United attacker confirmed that he will finish his international career after the 2018 World Cup.
# world-cup - Sunday 28 August, 2016
Jack Wilshere and Ross Barkely fail to make the 23-man selection.
# world-cup - Friday 22 July, 2016
From Raheem Sterling’s dwindling confidence and a threadbare defence, England have issues to solve.
# world-cup - Saturday 16 July, 2016
It’s the fifth anniversary of one of the quirkier moments in recent Irish football history.
# world-cup - Wednesday 22 June, 2016
The versatile back, who was Six Nations Player of the Championship in 2011, won 95 caps for Italy.
# world-cup - Sunday 19 June, 2016
With Euro 2016 in full swing, sticker nerds everywhere are set for a busy couple of weeks.
# world-cup - Thursday 2 June, 2016
Ireland U20 head coach Nigel Carolan is gearing his side up for the World Championship
# world-cup - Thursday 31 March, 2016
A new Amnesty report accuses the Gulf state of exploiting workers as it prepares for the 2022 tournament.
# world-cup - Thursday 24 March, 2016
David Winner looks back on the genius of Cruyff and his role in the magnificent Dutch team of the 1970s.
# world-cup - Wednesday 30 December, 2015
That was quite a year for world rugby.
# world-cup - Sunday 20 December, 2015
“Honestly, I am not impressed by the criticism that has been brought up.”
# world-cup - Monday 7 December, 2015
After another defeat for Chelsea at the weekend, we look at other dreadful title defences.
The former Manchester United and Real Madrid star has revealed he prefers the atmosphere at Twickenham.
# world-cup - Thursday 3 December, 2015
Raids took place early this morning in Switzerland.
# world-cup - Sunday 29 November, 2015
Uruguay football boss pushes joint bid for tournament which will take place 100 years after both countries contested the final of the competition’s first edition.
# world-cup - Wednesday 25 November, 2015
The proposal puts the spotlight back on how the country is treating its labour force ahead of the 2022 World Cup.
# world-cup - Thursday 19 November, 2015
After debuting in 2001, All Blacks captain Richie McCaw has called it quits.
# world-cup - Monday 9 November, 2015
The RFU say that they are looking in to the matter internally.
# world-cup - Saturday 31 October, 2015
Williams gave away World Cup medal to young fan who was tackled by security.
The outstanding out-half kicked 19 points to steer New Zealand to the Rugby World Cup.
It was New Zealand’s day in Twickenham.
We went minute-by-minute for the most important Trans-Tasman derby in rugby history.
# world-cup - Friday 30 October, 2015
Argentina attacked as ambitiously as ever but couldn’t find the finishes they needed.
Leinster will have to deal with the Kiwi centre later this season.
# world-cup - Sunday 25 October, 2015
Australia and Argentina fought it out for the right to play New Zealand in the World Cup final.
# world-cup - Saturday 24 October, 2015
The All Blacks skipper faces an anxious 36 hours to see if he will face disciplinary action.
Should Jerome Kaino’s try have stood?