Juan Carlos Osorio has spent a month in Europe trying to prepare for the World Cup and the latest round of friendlies will test Mexico to the limit.
Chelsea left-back Marcos Alonso has said it's better late than never to receive a call-up to Spain's national team.
France's fringe players have two games to give coach Didier Deschamps something else to think about and seal their place on the plane to Russia.
With the 2018 World Cup now less than 12 weeks away, Adidas have released a batch of new away kits for their competing teams.
Kepa Arrizabalaga's decision to sign a long-term contract with Athletic Bilbao has enhanced his chances of making Spain's World Cup squad.
As countries look to formalise their World Cup squads, ESPN FC's country correspondents discuss who is on the plane to Russia and who could miss out.
With the World Cup crowning on the horizon, Puma have released new kits for Italy, Senegal, Cameroon, Uruguay, Ghana and Switzerland, among others.
Liverpool's Egypt international Mohamed Salah wants his exploits in the Premier League to serve as inspiration for his fellow countrymen.
United Bid Committee co-chair Carlos Cordeiro said the bid from Canada, Mexico and the U.S. for the 2026 World Cup has received no political pushback.
New Netherlands boss Ronald Koeman admits he was "crazy'' about football after being sacked by Everton, which is why he agreed to manage his country.
The Austrian football federation says Brazil will play its final warm up-game for the World Cup against Austria on June 10.
Lionel Messi has suggested he won't get another chance if Argentina fail to win the World Cup in Russia this summer.
Gonzalo Higuain is aiming to convince Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli that he is worthy of a World Cup spot during Italy and Spain friendlies.
England boss Gareth Southgate defended his selection of Jake Livermore and insisted loyalty deserved to be rewarded.
Morocco will need to spend almost $16 billion to host the 2026 World Cup, with every stadium and training ground built from scratch or renovated.
The United States, Mexico and Canada formally submitted their joint bid to host the 2026 World Cup on Friday, as did fellow hopefuls Morocco.
The last step towards giving match officials high-tech help in Russia was agreed in Colombia on Friday by FIFA's ruling council.
Spain coach Julen Lopetegui has given Chelsea left-back Marcos Alonso his first call-up and has also welcomed Atletico Madrid's Diego Costa back.
Atletico Madrid left-back Filipe Luis is set to miss the remainder of the 2017-18 season after it was confirmed that he fractured his left fibula
Alexander Kokorin is likely to become the third player from Russia's national team to miss the World Cup in his home country through injury.
The United Bid Committee, aiming to bring the 2026 World Cup to Canada, Mexico, and the U.S., has reduced the field of potential bid cities to 23.