Tag Archive: World Cup

World Cup: Russia economy soars high, over $13.5bn in GDP as fans splash out $1.5bn
by Anthony Nlebem

Following the success of the just concluded 2018 FIFA World...

Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup in numbers as records tumble
by Anthony Nlebem

The 2018 World Cup sent plenty of records tumbling, and...

VAR: A new era for modern football
by Anthony Nlebem

A few days after Argentinian referee Nestor Pitana signalled the...

Mario Mandzukic
Mandzukic sets new World Cup record
by Anthony Nlebem, reporting from Moscow/Russia

Mario Mandzukic became the first player in 40 years to...

World Cup: Belgium whip England to claim third place finish
by Anthony Nlebem, reporting from Moscow/Russia

Belgium earned their highest World Cup finish by beating England,...

Croatian fans
World Cup: More than 15,000 Croatian fans to attend final game
by Anthony Nlebem, reporting from Moscow/Russia

An estimated 15,000 Croatian fans will visit the 2018 FIFA...

Russia 2018: Dwight Yorke tips France for World Cup glory
by Anthony Nlebem, reporting from Moscow/Russia

SuperSport analyst, Dwight Yorke, who has been sharing his expert...

Nestor Pitana
FIFA names Nestor Pitana as officiating referee for 2018 World Cup final
by Anthony Nlebem, reporting from Moscow/Russia

Argentinian referee Nestor Pitana, along with his assistants Hernan Maidana...

Algeria to join bid with Morocco, Tunisia
2030 World Cup: Algeria to join bid with Morocco, Tunisia
by Anthony Nlebem, reporting from Moscow/Russia

Algeria is considering submitting a joint bid to host the...

Migrant Workers
Migrant workers key to Russia’s smooth World Cup run
by Anthony Nlebem, reporting from Moscow/Russia

Behind the impression of Russia’s smooth-running World Cup are legions...

Coca-Cola promo winners return from Russia
by Anthony Nlebem, reporting from Moscow/Russia

It was a historic moments for seventeen Nigerians who got...

World Cup: Mandzukic confident Croatia will defeat England
by Editor

Croatia will on Wednesday July 11th at the Luzhniki Stadium,...