Latest in Tag: World Cup Highlight

Latest in Tag: World Cup


Croatia hammer Argentina 3-0 and reach last 16

Ante Rebic, Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic got the goals as Croatia turned Argentina’s slow World Cup start into a minor disaster. Iceland could take Argentina’s fate out of their hands tomorrow.Match report to follow shortly. Argentina 0 – 3 Croatia (Rebic 53′, Modric 81′, Rakitic 90+1′) Both sides spurned excellent opportunities in an open …

Deutsche Welle

Is the World Cup legacy worth it?

In order to host a World Cup, countries have to go through an arduous bidding process, competing against other nations for the prize of hosting the biggest sporting spectacle on Earth. However, more is promised than just a month-long festival of football. When any major sporting event takes place, a lot is said about the …

Daisy Welch

A trend or not: how Egyptian women encounter with World Cup 2018?

The whole world in general either males or females is currently watching and following the World Cup with passion and dream for their teams to win it. All the North African countries, most notably Algeria, Morocco, and Tunisia are known for their females’ spectators. Meanwhile, Egypt in specific was having more passion and dream as …

Nehal Samir

Op-ed review: Writers stop at team’s incidents in World Cup

Op-ed writers have still not tackled Egypt’s defeat against Russia on Tuesday in the World Cup tournament. However, they stopped at two incidents related to the event, which occurred within the week. In Al-Shorouk, Sameh Fawzy, discussed the implications behind Egyptian Goalkeeper Mohamed Al-Shenawy’s turning down the “Man of the Match” prize, following the football …

Amira El-Fekki

Best applications to follow 2018 World Cup

If you want to follow the Russia 2018 World Cup, here are the top three apps to follow the news and schedules of matches, as well as how to watch the World Cup football matches, along with local and international football matches.     1 – La Liga: best app for World Cup     …

Daily News Egypt

EFA appreciates FIFA’s efforts to facilitate following World Cup

The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) thanked the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) for its efforts to allow Arab fans, especially Egyptians, to follow the World Cup, according to a statement on Saturday. A disagreement had erupted between Egypt’s Competition Authority (ECA) and FIFA recently over the tournament’s broadcasting​ rights. The ECA said that FIFA …

Daily News Egypt

Lionel Messi’s missed penalty hands Iceland first World Cup point

Lionel Messi’s second half penalty miss cost Argentina the chance to open their Group D campaign with a win. But the emotions couldn’t have been more different for Iceland, who grabbed a point on their World Cup debut.Argentina 1-1 Iceland (Aguero 19′ – Finnbogason 23′) If one of world football’s playing duopoly dominated Friday night, …

Deutsche Welle

World Cup 2018 live: Opening ceremony and Russia vs. Saudi Arabia

The wait is almost over. After weeks of previews, speculation and anticipation, hosts Russia face Saudi Arabia in the opening match of World Cup 2018. But before that comes the opening ceremony. Follow it live with DW.+++Refresh this page for updates, all times in CEST+++ 16:54 – Putin is dragging this out somewhat, so let’s …

Deutsche Welle

World Cup 2018: Germany ‘have to pick things up’ in first game

Jerome Boateng and Toni Kroos say Germany will increase their intensity when they play their first World Cup game. Kroos also believes he’s still title hungry despite winning the Champions League with Real Madrid.The German national team are gearing up for their World Cup opener against Mexico on Sunday, hoping to preserve their spotless start …

Deutsche Welle

Talented players tipped to sparkle in Russia World Cup

Ahead of the tournament, which begins when hosts Russia take on Saudi Arabia on Thursday, Daily News Egypt sheds light on eight players predicted to shine at the World Cup. Porugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo The 21st World Cup edition can be Ronaldo’s, now 33, final one. The Portugese star will lead his team in a tough …

Daily News Egypt

Brazil has highest probability of winning World Cup: Goldman Sachs

Brazil will win its sixth World Cup title, defeating Germany in the final on July 15, according to the The World Cup and Economics report issued by the Goldman Sachs Group on Tuesday. “When Lionel Messi observed that ‘in football…talent and elegance mean nothing without rigor and precision,’ he was clearly thinking as much about …

Mohamed Samir

FIFA World Cup: Nike refuses to provide shoes to Iranian team

US sportswear firm Nike says it cannot supply boots and other equipment to Iran’s national football team players due to sanctions on the Islamic country. Iran faces Morocco in its first match at the FIFA World Cup.Carlos Queiroz, the head coach of Iran’s national team, has called on Nike to apologize after the US sportswear …

Deutsche Welle

COMESA opens investigation into FIFA over World Cup broadcast rights

The Egyptian Competition Authority (ECA), in an official statement released Tuesday, said that the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) opened an investigation into the International Federation of Football Associations (FIFA) for not terrestrially broadcasting the World Cup’s matches that will kick off on Thursday in Russia. The ECA explained that based on …

Daily News Egypt