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Spain and Portugal to assess 2030 World Cup bid

Spain and Portugal will undertake 'an in-depth analysis' of a possible joint bid. Spain and Portugal will start an analysis of whether to bid for the 2030 World Cup, the countries' football federations said on Saturday. They did not make...

1,264 days until Qatar: WC qualifying begins

With the prospect of the 2022 World Cup now involving 48 teams becoming increasingly likely, Craig Burley thinks it will 'dilute' the quality of the tournament. FIFA president Gianni Infantino wants Qatar to have a co-host and will...

FIFA Congress Q&A: Gianni Infantino was reelected as president. What’s next for Club World...

Infantino will continue as FIFA president after running unopposed in 2019, but he has a long list of things to address over the next four years. PARIS -- Gianni Infantino will serve another term as president after being reelected...

Zimmerman opens up on biggest USMNT obstacle

Walker Zimmerman joins the Heineken ESPN FC Boot Room to talk of his future with the USMNT and where he fits in Gregg Berhalter's plans.

FIFA Congress Q&A: Gianni Infantino was re-elected as president. What’s next for Club World...

Infantino will continue as FIFA president after running unopposed in 2019 but he's got a long list of things to address over the next four years. PARIS, France -- Gianni Infantino will serve another term as president after being...

Messi unsure if he’ll play at 2022 World Cup

Valencia denied Lionel Messi and Barcelona a fifth straight Copa del Rey victory with a thrilling 2-1 win in Seville. Barcelona's Lionel Messi was awarded the Creu du Sant Jordi, an award given to an individual who has...

2022 World Cup: How qualifying works around the world

Qualifying for the 2022 World Cup begins on June 6, 2019, when minor nations from the Asian confederation play their first round of matches. For the 2018 World Cup, FIFA held a gala for the preliminary round draw of...

FIFA scraps plans for 48-team World Cup in 2022

Bruce Arena says the USMNT's World Cup qualifying failure in 2017 did not factor into his decision to take the head coaching job with New England. ESPN FC's Jeff Carlisle reports from the FIFA council meeting in Miami,...

1990 When Cameroon rocked the world

As Roger Milla and Francois Omam-Biyik -- two of the architects of Cameroon's finest footballing hour -- each celebrate their birthday this week, ESPN's Ed Dove remembers the Indomitable Lions of 1990 and their unforgettable World Cup exploits. To...

Qatar brings first new World Cup stadium to life as FIFA mulls expansion

ESPN FC's Jeff Carlisle reports from the FIFA council meeting in Miami, which opened the door for a 48-team World Cup in Qatar in 2022. Qatar inaugurated the first of seven new 2022 World Cup stadiums on Thursday,...

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The ESPN FC crew assess the timing of Real Madrid's first press conference unveiling new coach Julen Lopetegui. The ESPN FC crew assess the...

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