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Captain Lionel Messi believes Argentina need to improve if they are to stand a chance of winning next year's FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Brazil are well-placed to become world champions for a record sixth time at Russia 2018, according to Opta's World Cup Predictor.
Iceland coach Heimir Hallgrimsson is excited about a 'romantic' FIFA World Cup debut against Lionel Messi and Argentina.

2018 World Cup Draw in full

Germany will begin their World Cup defence against Mexico after Friday's draw in Moscow threw together Spain and Portugal in the pick of the group-stage matches...
Manchester City confirmed Sergio Aguero will return to England as planned after being cleared by doctors after a "dizzy spell" during Argentina's 4-2 defeat to...
Alex Iwobi scored twice as Nigeria fought back from 2-0 down against an Argentina side missing Lionel Messi to secure a stunning 4-2 friendly victory in Krasnodar.
The relationship between Sergio Aguero and Lionel Messi was a highlight of Argentina's 1-0 victory over Russia for coach Jorge Sampaoli.

Latest News

Lionel Messi will miss Argentina's game against Nigeria on Tuesday afternoon (Wednesday morning AEDT) and instead return to Barcelona.
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...
Nigeria has become the first African team to qualify for the 2018 World Cup with Arsenal striker Alex Iwobi coming off the bench to secure his side's ticket to...
African champions Cameroon lost 4-0 in Nigeria to see their 2018 FIFA World Cup hopes slip away.
South Africa got their 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign up and running with a controversial 2-1 win over Senegal in Polokwane, while Nigeria defeated...
First-half goals from Alex Iwobi and Kelechi Iheanacho saw Nigeria win 2-1 away to Zambia in 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying.
Kelechi Iheanacho's stunning late strike ensured Nigeria ended their failed Africa Cup of Nations qualifying bid with a 1-0 win over Tanzania.
Medals for Ireland, Jakub Blaszczykowski's tennis heroics and fundraising for a Wales hero's parking woes all feature in June 29's diary.
Algeria, Cameroon and Nigeria have all been drawn in the same qualifying group for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
First-half goals from Kyle Lafferty and Conor Washington and a late strike from Will Grigg helped steer Northern Ireland to a comfortable 3-0 victory over Belarus...
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has been fined $6,800 by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) due to over-crowding and a lack of security during its...
Ramadan Sobhy's second-half strike all but secured Egypt's place at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations as a 1-0 win ended Nigeria's hopes of reaching Gabon.
Mohamed Salah snatched a last-gasp 1-1 draw for Egypt in Nigeria to preserve a two-point lead for Hector Cuper's side at the top of Group G in Africa Cup of...
The traditional powerhouses of African football all progressed to the third and final round of World Cup qualifying.
Nigeria had to settle for a 0-0 draw against Swaziland, while there were no goals to be seen between Comoros and Ghana either.
Sunday Oliseh endured a first defeat as Nigeria coach as the Super Eagles went down 2-0 to Congo DR at the Stade de la Cite de l'Oie in Belgium.
Veteran Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has announced his retirement from international football after a career that saw him win 101 caps.

Ibe committed to England

Liverpool winger Jordon Ibe is committed to playing for England, with Nigeria coach Sunday Oliseh claiming his overtures have been knocked back.
Chelsea pair John Obi Mikel and Victor Moses are not guaranteed to earn recalls to Nigeria's national side, according to coach Sunday Oliseh.
Nigeria claimed the first win of Sunday Oliseh's tenure as it saw off Niger in a 2-0 victory at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium.