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Spain showed rare signs of defensive frailty as they squandered a two-goal lead to slump to a thrilling 3-3 friendly draw with Fedor Smolov-inspired Russia on...
Argentina great Gabriel Batistuta admitted he was annoyed Lionel Messi broke his goalscoring record, but was glad it was surpassed by an "extraterrestrial".
The relationship between Sergio Aguero and Lionel Messi was a highlight of Argentina's 1-0 victory over Russia for coach Jorge Sampaoli.
Lionel Messi will miss Argentina's game against Nigeria on Tuesday afternoon (Wednesday morning AEDT) and instead return to Barcelona.
Sergio Aguero ended his long wait for an Argentina goal in his first start under Jorge Sampaoli as the South American giants left it late to beat Russia 1-0 at...

Aguero eyes Manchester City exit

Sergio Aguero says he could leave Manchester City for a return to boyhood club Independiente when his contract expires in 2019.
Juventus star Gonzalo Higuain has been left out of Argentina's squad yet again by Jorge Sampaoli, but Roma winger Diego Perotti has been recalled from the...

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Jorge Sampaoli has left Gonzalo Higuain out of his Argentina squad once again but told the Juventus striker he has 'nothing to prove'.
FIFA secretary general Fatma Samoura wants to eradicate doping in football and has underlined the governing body's "zero-tolerance policy" on the problem.
Germany head coach Joachim Low has called for clarity in the controversy over doping allegations levelled at Russia's 2014 World Cup squad.
Alexey Sorokin, the chief executive of the local organising committee for Russia 2018, has described allegations that the country's national football team were...
FIFA says it is "still investigating" allegations that Russia's 2014 World Cup squad were involved in a doping programme.
Mexico striker Javier Hernandez believes his side's work ethic has paid off following their qualification for the semi-finals of the Confederations Cup.
Igor Akinfeev's mistake proved costly as Mexico came from behind to beat 10-man Russia 2-1 to book a place in the Confederations Cup semi-finals and send the...
Car-park dances, media match-ups and Jean Beausejour becoming our new best friend all feature in the latest Confederations Cup diary.
Stanislav Cherchesov believes support for the Russia national team will continue to grow heading into the FIFA World Cup even if they exit the FIFA Confederations...
Juan Carlos Osorio believes the Confederations Cup clash with Russia in Kazan provides his Mexico side with the perfect chance to silence their critics.
Stanislav Cherchesov is expecting "a kind of final" as Russia and Mexico go head-to-head for a place in the last four of the Confederations Cup.
Luis Figo says "nobody is indispensable" amid heavy speculation that his compatriot Cristiano Ronaldo could leave Real Madrid.
Portugal went top of Group A at the FIFA Confederations Cup following a 1-0 win over Russia on Wednesday, Cristiano Ronaldo making the difference for the European...
Fedor Smolov has suggested Russia are happy not to have a player like Cristiano Ronaldo in their ranks as the team comes before any individual.
Pepe dodged questions on the future of his Real Madrid team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo and insisted the four-time Ballon d'Or winner was merely focused on the...
We look at five of the more light-hearted moments you might have missed on day one of the Confederations Cup.
Russia cruised to a comfortable 2-0 win over New Zealand as the hosts made a confident start to the Confederations Cup.
Welcome to the World Game’s in-depth preview of the 2007 Confederations Cup. First, we are taking a look at Group A, which houses the host nation (Russia), the...
The conditions of stadium construction workers, potential civil unrest and a geopolitical crisis in the Persian Gulf left FIFA and Russian officials on the...
New Zealand are not at the Confederations Cup just to make up the numbers, according to manager Anthony Hudson.

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