News - FIFA World Cup 2014

  • Messi, Neymar join 1D star Niall Horan's fan club ANI - 5 hours ago

    London, Apr. 23 (ANI): Barcelona strikers Lionel Messi and Neymar Jr. reportedly appear to have joined One Direction star Niall Horan fan club as they posed for selfies with the singer during his visit to the Spanish City. Neymar reportedly posted … More »

  • World Cup opening stadium will be ready: FIFA IANS - 7 hours ago

    Sao Paulo, April 23 (IANS) FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke said the Sao Paulo Arena which will host the opening match of the World Cup will be ready in time despite construction delays. "Sao Paulo will be ready for the World Cup although not … More »

  • Brazil World Cup venue not yet complete IANS - 10 hours ago

    Sao Paulo, April 23 (IANS) Construction workers at Brazil's Itaquerao World Cup stadium "cannot waste a minute" if the venue is to be ready in time for the World Cup, football's governing body FIFA has warned. FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke … More »

  • Moyes axed by Man Utd after season of failure
    Moyes axed by Man Utd after season of failure Reuters - 12 hours ago

    By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester United's succession planning for life after Alex Ferguson was left in tatters on Tuesday when manager David Moyes was sacked after 10 troubled months of failure and frustration at a club used to … More »

  • JFKA commits itself to promote and structure Futsal nationally ANI - Tue 22 Apr, 2014

    Srinagar, Apr. 22 (ANI): The football association of Jammu and Kashmir has made commitment to promote and structure the sport of Futsal nationally, by means of competitions, courses and other proactive measures, such as conducting drills that … More »

  • Iran to warm up for World Cup with Mozambique friendly IANS - Tue 22 Apr, 2014

    Tehran, April 22 (IANS) Iran will play a football friendly against Mozambique Wednesday in preparation for the FIFA World Cup 2014. … More »

  • Moyes sacked by Man Utd after less than a season
    Moyes sacked by Man Utd after less than a season Reuters - Tue 22 Apr, 2014

    By Mike Collett LONDON (Reuters) - David Moyes's troubled reign at Manchester United came to an abrupt end on Tuesday when the Scot was sacked after a hugely disappointing 10-month spell as manager after replacing Alex Ferguson last July. … More »

  • Moyes departs Manchester United after less than a season
    Moyes departs Manchester United after less than a season Reuters - Tue 22 Apr, 2014

    By Mike Collett LONDON (Reuters) - David Moyes's troubled reign at Old Trafford came to an abrupt end on Tuesday when the Scot was sacked after a hugely disappointing 10-month spell as manager after replacing Alex Ferguson last July. Announcing … More »

  • Valcke to visit incomplete World Cup stadia IANS - Tue 22 Apr, 2014

    Rio de Janeiro, April 22 (IANS) FIFA secretary-general Jerome Valcke will this week increase pressure on Brazil's World Cup organisers by visiting three stadiums that are yet to be ready for football's signature event. Valcke is scheduled to … More »

  • Capello to retire after 2018 World Cup IANS - Tue 22 Apr, 2014

    Rome, April 22 (IANS) Fabio Capello has said that he plans to retire from football after the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The current Russia head coach, who is preparing for the Brazil World Cup this summer, confirmed that he will not take any offers after … More »