Croatia fans hope to settle old score at World Cup final with France
Croatian soccer fans streaming into Moscow for Sunday's World Cup final between Croatia and France are hoping their team can settle an old score with the French dating back to the 1998 tournament.
Thai soccer players eager to eat their favorite foods as they wait to go home
Their said their wish list includes slow-cooked pork leg with steamed rice, fried crispy pork, sushi and KFC -- and they thanked their rescuers
Youth Soccer Participation Has Fallen Significantly in America
Not having the American team in the tournament robbed officials of an opportunity to re-energize the sport among youth distracted by other diversions.
France's Macron marks second Bastille Day with Champs Elysees parade
France celebrated Bastille Day on Saturday with a colorful military parade in Paris presided by President Emmanuel Macron, and hoped the party would continue on Sunday when the national soccer team meets Croatia in the World Cup final in Russia.
Soccer: Relentless Rebic perfect for Croatian counter
Almost all the focus for Croatia ahead of Sunday's World Cup final is on how Luka Modric can unlock France with his defence-splitting passes, but another player who saves his best for the big stage is Croatian dynamo Ante Rebic.
These Athletes Were Told Not to Play Soccer. They Formed a Team.
Away from the lights of the World Cup, on the African archipelago of Zanzibar, a group of Muslim women are challenging a culture that says only men can play soccer.
These Female Athletes Were Told Not to Play Soccer. They Formed a Team.
In Zanzibar, soccer, though popular, is limited to boys and men. Try telling that to members of the Jumbi Woman Fighter team.
Soccer: France's road to the 2018 World Cup final
France's progression to Sunday's World Cup final, where they face Croatia as they target a second title to add to their victory on home soil in 1998, has included arguably the tournament's most boring and most exciting matches.
Soccer: Croatia's road to the 2018 World Cup final
Croatia's road to Sunday's World Cup final, where they will play France for a chance to lift the trophy for the first time:
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A guide to the Croatia starting 11 ahead of the World Cup final against France.