France vs Belgium – the World Cup final awaits the winner Russia 2018 has been an incredible tournament with plenty of upsets and late goals, and both semi-final fixtures certainly have the potential to continue that trend. First up tonight is France against Belgium at the Krestovsky Stadium in Saint Petersburg as two of the best attacking sides clash. Be.. JULY 10, 2018
One month left for Premier League transfers The 2018 World Cup has not yet finished, with the semi-finals and final taking place later this week, but it is now exactly a month to the closing of the Premier League transfer window, which is ending early this year ahead of the first round of league fixtures to help avoid the disruption that has .. JULY 09, 2018
Russia vs Croatia – another heroic effort is required for the World Cup hosts Russia began the 2018 World Cup as the lowest-ranked of all 32 countries, and one of the weakest host teams in history, but they are just two wins away from reaching an unlikely final in Moscow next Sunday. They did well to get out of a potentially tricky Group A, and their last-16 penalty shootout .. JULY 06, 2018
Sweden vs England – can the Three Lions advance to the World Cup semi-finals? England’s impressive win over Colombia in the second round, which included a first penalty shootout win at the World Cup, has given their long-suffering fanbase belief that they can go all the way and win the competition for just the second time. Hopes have been boosted by their surprisingly d.. JULY 06, 2018
Brazil vs Belgium – an attacking World Cup quarter-final is expected The standout quarter-final this week is undoubtedly between Brazil and Belgium, with the two countries boasting two of the most complete, as well as attacking, squads in world football. The Europeans showed that they have the mentality to win this tournament in the way that they came back from 2-0 d.. JULY 06, 2018
Uruguay vs France – which country will advance to the World Cup semi-finals? The first quarter-final of the 2018 World Cup sees Uruguay take on France in Nizhny Novgorod, and a thrilling match is expected. Both sides eased through their respective groups, but it was the second round that their tournaments came alive, with both recording impressive victories. The South Americ.. JULY 05, 2018
Colombia vs England – a fascinating last-16 tie in Moscow Despite the low pre-tournament expectations, a win over Colombia tonight in the last-16 would put England in their best position to win the World Cup since reaching the semis in 1990. The Three Lions, of course, have only claimed the trophy once, in 1966, but the draw looks relatively straightforwar.. JULY 03, 2018
Sweden vs Switzerland – a place in the World Cup quarter-finals awaits for the winners This afternoon’s match in Russia is the penultimate last-16 game and with it comes the opportunity for one of Sweden and Switzerland to surpass their pre-tournament expectations and reach the quarter-finals. Both sides had impressive group stage campaigns and, with many of the 2018 World Cup f.. JULY 03, 2018
Belgium vs Japan - yet another upset at the 2018 World Cup? The 2018 World Cup has already had enough excitement and talking points to be considered a classic tournament, with the calling card being the sheer number of upsets that have been recorded. With the last of the second round fixtures yet to be completed, Argentina, Germany and Spain have all been el.. JULY 02, 2018
France vs Argentina – heavyweight clash in the World Cup last-16 Before kick-off in Russia it would not have been too outlandish to predict this fixture as a potential World Cup final, with both sides having the individual quality to make a real impact on the tournament. However, Russia 2018 has proven to be one of the most entertaining and unpredictable editions.. JUNE 28, 2018