2019 Schedule

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2019 Schedule
0-0-0, 4th in Copa America
FIFA says 48-team World Cup 'feasible'; decision in June (1:52)
ESPN
108dJohn Duerden

Ali leads Asian Cup Team of the Tournament

Asian Cup winners Qatar dominate ESPN's Team of the Tournament, but there's also room for the man with the worst (best?) hair and an MLS-bound star.

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111dReuters

AFC to probe sandal throwing at Asian Cup

The Asian Football Confederation has launched an investigation into the throwing of shoes at Qatar players in the Asian Cup semifinal against UAE.

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112dReuters

Asia: Qatar dodge sandals, UAE to reach final

Qatar defied sandal-throwing local fans to storm into the Asian Cup final for the first time with a 4-0 win over hosts United Arab Emirates.

Qatar 1-0 Iraq: Hisham sends Qatar to quarters (0:35)
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174dReuters

Qatar's Hassan named Asia's best player

Qatari defender Abdelkarim Hassan was named Asian Player of the Year for 2018, while Chinese defender Wang Shuang claimed the women's award.

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188dReuters

Akram Afif scores as Qatar stun Switzerland

Qatar, hosts of the next World Cup, pulled off one of the most impressive results in their history when they won 1-0 away to Switzerland in a friend

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322dDermot Corrigan

Gabi: Xavi convinced me to join Al-Sadd

Madrid-born Gabi played 413 games for Atletico Madrid in two different spells, winning six trophies including the La Liga title.

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340dReuters

Network accused of illegally showing WC games

FIFA accused television channel BeoutQ, which is widely available in Saudi Arabia, of illegally broadcasting the opening games of the World Cup.

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350dIan Holyman

World Cup expansion defended by Infantino

Infantino has been criticised after saying the 2022 tournament, rather than the 2026 finals as originally planned, could see 16 teams added.