FIFA will allocate $60 million to a Russia 2018 World Cup legacy fund to help develop the sport in the country, following last summer’s tournament which was widely praised as among the best ever editions of the event.
Leaked documents have revealed that a Conservative Party strategist offered to spearhead a $7 million campaign to force FIFA to cancel the 2022 football World Cup in Qatar, according to reports in the UK.
Luka Modric clinched the FIFA Best Men’s Player trophy on Monday night, capping a season of Champions League success and a World Cup final. Here, RT Sport takes a look at the Croatian captain’s best moments of a phenomenal year.
French midfielder Paul Pogba, who scored a goal against Croatia during the dramatic World Cup final in Moscow, trolled England with its fans’ favorite chant, ‘Football’s Coming Home’ as he celebrated with the trophy.