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A wolf named Zabivaka, who radiates fun, charm and confidence, has been chosen today by the Russian public as the Official Mascot for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia.

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FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking

FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking

LAST UPDATE: Thursday 20 October 2016
  • Germany, Brazil climb to close in on Argentina

    Following another packed round of 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ qualifiers, there has been a reshuffle on the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking podium as Germany and Brazil moved into second and third respectively.

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cnwachuku (USA)
If China has a great league, the national team should not need a lot of Europe-based players.
nowzib (Bangladesh)
Great choice for those who liked wolf.

Classic Football


Leonel Sanchez, the elegant left-footer who packed a punch

On 25 April 1936, one of the most important figures in South American football history, the Chilean Leonel Sanchez, was born. pays tribute to the tough, yet silky left-footer who starred for Universidad de Chile and his country. 

World Cup Matches

Sizzling Brazil stun the Azteca

The fitting culmination to what was, in the eyes of most observers, the quintessential FIFA World Cup ™ tournament. This match had all the ingredients of a great final - goals, end-to-end football and star players. In the end, Pele, Jairzinho and Carlos Alberto got the better of Facchetti, Rivera and Riva in a match which, for over an hour, was much closer than the final score-line suggests.


Interview with Alan Kennedy and Phil Neal

We hear from former Liverpool players Alan Kennedy and Phil Neal, who discussed their time at Anfield, winning the European Cup and much more.

World Cup Qualifiers

The kick that changed the game Down Under

On the occasion's tenth anniversary, hears from John Aloisi on the penalty that secured Australia's FIFA World Cup return after a 32-year wait.

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