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Morocco launches 2026 World Cup campaign and logo

Morocco has launched its campaign to host the 2026 World Cup in Casablanca.

The North African nation, making its fifth bid to host the finals, faces competition from a joint bid proposed by Canada, Mexico and the USA.

“Morocco 2026 will showcase the best of football, at the heart of the world,” bid chairman Moulay Hafid Elalamy said at Tuesday’s launch……………Read More

Phil Neville is the new England manager because the FA doesn’t care about the women’s team

Phil Neville has been appointed the new manager of the England women’s national team, signing a contract that runs through UEFA Euro 2021, and replacing the sacked and disgraced Mark Sampson. It’s an especially bad look for the FA that Neville thought sexist jokes were funny at least as recently as 2012……………Read More

Suarez, Paulinho move Barcelona 11 clear of Real Madrid

Madrid (AFP) – Barcelona opened up an 11-point La Liga lead over Real Madridahead of next weekend’s Clasico between the Spanish giants as Luis Suarez and Paulinho each scored twice in a 4-0 thrashing of Deportivo la Coruna on Sunday.

Lionel Messi also saw a penalty saved and hit the woodwork three times as Barca regained their six-point lead over Atletico Madrid in second place…………….Read More

Here are the 32 teams that qualified for the 2018 World Cup

Qualifying for the 2018 World Cup concluded on Wednesday night, with Peru clinching the final place in Russia. With their entry, the pots for the World Cup draw were set, and fans can start thinking about the possible matchups they’re going to see this summer…………..Read More