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FIFA World Cup

Cavani has faith in Uruguay

18 Apr 2014

Edinson Cavani believes that Uruguay is well equipped to "make history" at the FIFA 2014 World Cup in Brazil despite being given a tough draw.

Tevez not expecting Argentina call

17 Apr 2014 Juventus striker Carlos Tevez has revealed he will be at Disney World with his family when Argentina competes at the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

Australians snare more World Cup tickets

16 Apr 2014 If the World Cup was decided by ticket sales, Australia would finish fifth with Australians holding about 50,000 tickets for the showpiece event starting in June in Brazil.

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Cassano a chance for World Cup

16 Apr 2014 Antonio Cassano has a chance of returning to the Italy squad and playing at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, according to Azzurri coach Cesare Prandelli.

Cesare Prandelli Italy 2014 FIFA World Cup Giancarlo Abete

Abete says Prandelli deserves new deal

15 Apr 2014 Cesare Prandelli's future as coach of Italy will not depend on 2014 FIFA World Cup success, according to the nation's football chief Giancarlo Abete.

Bento's Portugal deal extended

10 Apr 2014 Paulo Bento has agreed a two-year contract extension to remain as Portugal coach until the end of EURO 2016.

Qatar's working conditions slammed

7 Apr 2014 FIFA and the national football associations of the UK should put pressure on Qatar to improve the 'sub-human' working conditions of thousands of migrant labourers building facilities for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, Labour's shadow international development secretary Jim Murphy has said.


Blatter gives Uruguay assurance

4 Apr 2014 Uruguay will play at the FIFA World Cup despite its crisis-hit national federation having been kicked out of the South American confederation, FIFA president Sepp Blatter insisted.

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Injured Benteke to miss World Cup

4 Apr 2014

Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke has been ruled out for six months due to a ruptured Achilles tendon and will miss Belgium's World Cup campaign.

Barton blasts Dyke and Rooney

3 Apr 2014 Joey Barton has dismissed England's chances of winning the 2014 FIFA World Cup and insists Football Association chairman Greg Dyke should have been sacked for his cut-throat gesture at the draw in December.

Hodgson changes mind over 'WAGs' trip

2 Apr 2014 England boss Roy Hodgson has changed his plans over an official trip for players' wives, families and girlfriends to the 2014 FIFA World Cup warm-up camp in Miami at the start of June.

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Cahill confirms injury layoff

2 Apr 2014 Australia talisman Tim Cahill has been cleared of a hamstring tear but faces at least two weeks on the sidelines with a mild strain.

Socceroos' away kit launched

2 Apr 2014 Australia will compete at the 2014 FIFA World Cup wearing a new dark obsidian blue away kit that reflects the Socceroos' proud football history.

D'Hooghe: No re-vote on Qatar

1 Apr 2014

FIFA's medical chief Michel D'Hooghe has said he is convinced there will not be a re-vote for the Qatar 2022 World Cup.

Falcao remaining upbeat about recovery

1 Apr 2014 Colombia star Radamel Falcao has confirmed his recovery from knee surgery is going well but insists it is far too early to say whether he has any remote chance of making the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

The scene at  Itaquerao stadium in January when a crain collapse kiolled two men (Getty)

Worker died through his 'own negligence'

30 Mar 2014 Brazilian authorities say the initial investigation into the accident that killed a worker at the stadium that will host the World Cup opener in a few months showed he likely wasn't wearing a required safety cable.

Qualification spots up for grabs

26 Mar 2014

UEFA's new 'League of Nations' tournament will see some countries win qualifying places for the FIFA World Cup and UEFA European Championships, it has emerged.

Platini supports World Cup probe

26 Mar 2014 UEFA president Michel Platini says he would condemn any possible attempt to block FIFA's ethics chief's investigation into the bidding for the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cups.

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Leckie primed to shine for Socceroos

25 Mar 2014 Mathew Leckie has declared himself ready to take on the responsibility of leading the line for Australia in Brazil in June as coach Ange Postecoglou regenerates his Socceroos squad.

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Porto Alegre risks losing World Cup games

25 Mar 2014

Porto Alegre mayor Jose Fortunati has warned the city may be unable to host the FIFA World Cup unless it gets extra funding.

Socceroos jersey over the years

Socceroos jersey over the years

FFA unveiled the strip the Socceroos will play in at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, so TWG thinks it's a perfect time to take a look at the history of the green and gold jersey over the years.



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