What Went Down: Gareth Southgate on England’s 2018 World Cup semi-final run

Gareth Southgate joins Jake Humphrey to look back on England’s memorable showing at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, particularly their penalty shoot-out victory over Colombia in the second round. Hit ‘Subscribe’ above to ensure you never miss a video from the BT Sport YouTube channel. Visit and subscribe to our ‘BT Sport Boxing’ … Read more What Went Down: Gareth Southgate on England’s 2018 World Cup semi-final run

Japan Win 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup

Japan beat the USA at a penalty shoot-out in Germany on Sunday 17th July 2011. Ayumi Kaihori, who plays for INAC Leonessa, saved two goals, giving Saki Kumagai of Urawa Reds Ladies the chance to take the World Cup with a last-chance goal. The penalty shoot-out followed a 2-2 draw with goals from Aya Miyama, Homare … Read more Japan Win 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup

Football: Losing Nations Swing for FIFA’s World Cup Vote Process

After Russia was awarded the 2018 FIFA World Cup and Qatar the 2022 tournament, the media representatives, and presentation teams, for losing nations which fell at the first hurdle, have been swinging wildly at the FIFA Executive Committee’s decision-making processes. Much criticism from losing bids in England and Australia – voted out at the first … Read more Football: Losing Nations Swing for FIFA’s World Cup Vote Process

Football: Qatar to Host FIFA World Cup 2022

Qatar will host FIFA World Cup 2022 after it was voted the best bid of those countries who put forward a presentation before a FIFA Executive Committee in Zurich today. Qatar’s bid beat off competition from the USA, Australia and 2004 hosts Japan and South Korea. The result means that the World Cup will head … Read more Football: Qatar to Host FIFA World Cup 2022

Football: FIFA World Cup 2018 to be Held in Russia

Russia will host the 2018 FIFA World Cup after its bid for the competition won the FIFA Executive Committee vote, held in Zurich this afternoon. This will be the first time Russia has hosted the tournament. Speaking of the decision, Russian Prime Minister, and former President, Vladimir Putin, was delighted. He explained why he felt … Read more Football: FIFA World Cup 2018 to be Held in Russia

Spain Win FIFA World Cup 2010

Spain have won the World Cup after defeating a sturdy Dutch side 1-0 win after extra time. Andres Iniesta was the goal hero with only four minutes before the expected penalty kicks. He received the ball from Cesc Fabregas and drove home to victorious celebrations. It was an epic match, but the Spanish deserved to … Read more Spain Win FIFA World Cup 2010

FIFA World Cup 2010 Semi Final: Germany 0 v 1 Spain

European champions Spain have beaten Germany 1 – 0 to book their place in the first World Cup final in their history. The first timers will face Brazil-beaters Holland on Sunday night in Soccer City. Neutral onlookers were rubbing their hands with glee at the prospect of this classy looking semi final between two of … Read more FIFA World Cup 2010 Semi Final: Germany 0 v 1 Spain

FIFA World Cup 2010 Semi Final: Uruguay 2 v 3 Netherlands

The orange men of Holland march into the final of the FIFA World Cup after beating surprise hits Uruguay 3 – 2 in the first Semi Final. It wasn’t supposed to be like this. Few would have predicted that the last South American hope in this tournament would be minnows Uruguay and fewer still would … Read more FIFA World Cup 2010 Semi Final: Uruguay 2 v 3 Netherlands

FIFA World Cup 2010: Semi-Final Schedule

FIFA World Cup 2010 is down to its final four teams, as Netherlands, Uruguay, Spain and Germany are the only teams remaining in the World’s biggest sporting event in South Africa. The Semi-Final matches are due to take place this week: World Cup 2010 Semi-Final 1 – Uruguay v Netherlands Match Date: Tuesday July 6 … Read more FIFA World Cup 2010: Semi-Final Schedule

FIFA World Cup 2010 Quarter Final: Argentina 0 v 4 Germany

Germany have dumped Diego Maradona’s defensively light Argentina out of the 2010 FIFA World Cup yesterday with a phenomenal 4-0 victory over the South American side. Miroslav Klose moved, well, closer to the Brazilian Ronaldo in terms of most goals ever scored in World Cups by bagging a brace of goals in a match where … Read more FIFA World Cup 2010 Quarter Final: Argentina 0 v 4 Germany

FIFA World Cup 2010 Quarter Final: Uruguay 1 v 1 Ghana (Uruguay win 4-2 on penalties)

Uruguay have dramatically crushed Africa’s World Cup dreams by sending Ghana out of the tournament via a penalty shoot out in an epic, rollercoaster of a game at Soccer City in yesterday evening’s Quarter Final between the two sides. Uruguay, who had already dispatched South Africa in the group stage games, have once again broken … Read more FIFA World Cup 2010 Quarter Final: Uruguay 1 v 1 Ghana (Uruguay win 4-2 on penalties)

FIFA World Cup 2010 Quarter Final: Netherlands 2 – 1 Brazil

Five times World Champions, Brazil, have exited the 2010 FIFA World Cup this afternoon at Port Elizabeth as the Netherlands produced a second half comeback to defeat the South American favourites 2-1 in a thrilling encounter. Brazil opened the scoring through the impressive Robinho on 10 minutes with the little striker – so good at … Read more FIFA World Cup 2010 Quarter Final: Netherlands 2 – 1 Brazil

FIFA World Cup 2010 Second Round: Spain 1 v 0 Portugal

David Villa (63 mins) European champions Spain have made it through to the quarter finals of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, beating their Iberian cousins Portugal 1 – 0 in a fairly low key affair that failed to live up to the occasion. It was the first meeting of these two great footballing nations in … Read more FIFA World Cup 2010 Second Round: Spain 1 v 0 Portugal

FIFA World Cup 2010: Germany 4 England 1

Germany have secured a place in the World Cup quarter finals with a stunning victory over England at Bloemfontein. Early goals by Miroslav Klose and Lukas Podolski put the Germans quickly ahead, but England appeared to mount a fightback with a header from Matthew Upson. A disallowed goal by Frank Lampard had pundits calling for … Read more FIFA World Cup 2010: Germany 4 England 1

FIFA World Cup 2010 Group D: Ghana 0 v 1 Germany

Germany defeated Ghana one-nil to qualify as group winners, and, at the same time, set-up an intriguing clash with old rivals England on Sunday. Mesut Ozil’s wonderful half-volley on the hour mark was – in what was an exciting match -enough to separate the teams. Ghana qualified as well, due to the result between Australia and … Read more FIFA World Cup 2010 Group D: Ghana 0 v 1 Germany