Final matchday in Africa, with three qualifying slots still to be determined Nigeria and Egypt have already advanced to Russia 2018 Three matches in Group D, including a South Africa-Senegal replay With just five 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ qualifying berths available in the African Zone, the campaign was always going to
Paolo Rossi scored a hat-trick against Brazil in 1982 Italy won 3-2 in one of the World Cup’s most famous matches Rossi: “It was the most important game of my career” With their 2018 FIFA World Cup™ fate balanced precariously on the upcoming play-offs, Italy will be praying that a hero emerges.
New Zealand’s four-year wait to battle for a World Cup ticket finally arrives The All Whites famously qualified for 2010 via an intercontinental play-off Coach Anthony Hudson says he has ‘dreamed of this moment for years’ New Zealand head into this week’s 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ play-off against Peru as outsiders,
Dates for Italy’s play-off against Sweden: 10 November in Solna, 13 November in Milan Bonucci was named in the FIFA FIFPro World11 2017 Italy have appeared at every World Cup since 1958 Way back in July 2015, Spain and Italy were drawn alongside each other in the same FIFA World Cup™ qualification
Switzerland hoping to reach fourth consecutive World Cup Vladimir Petkovic’s side face Northern Ireland in play-off for Russia 2018 berth Xherdan Shaqiri: “We must prove that we deserve to be there” Xherdan Shaqiri made a little bit of FIFA World Cup™ history at Brazil 2014. Finding the net three times against Honduras in