2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
47dESPN Staff

Indonesia to host Iceland in Jan friendlies

Ahead of November's AFF Suzuki Cup, 2016 runners up Indonesia will host 2018 World Cup finalists Iceland for two friendly matches in January.

52dAdriana Garcia

Maradona not optimistic on Argentina odds

Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli reassured fans his national team will be "very competitive" at the 2018 World Cup despite criticism from Diego Maradona

52dNick Miller

Lionel Messi will need some help

Argentina, Iceland, Croatia and Nigeria make up World Cup Group D. Here's what to look for -- and you can vote for your winner.

Group D - Argentina in most competitive group? (3:44)
101dPA Sport

Burnley's Gudmundsson wants England in WC

Iceland's Johann Berg Gudmundsson is gunning for England again at next summer's World Cup and would be confident of scoring another famous victory.

102dChris Wright

Iceland midfielder plays ... naked chess

Iceland shocked the world by becoming the smallest nation to make a World Cup. Midfielder Emil Hallfredsson's hobby might be even more shocking.

105dPA Sport

The World Cup's smallest ever nations

After Iceland became the smallest nation ever to qualify for a World Cup finals, here are the five other smallest countries to grace the world stage.

Brynjar Gunnarsson/AP
105dNick Ames

Ames: Iceland continue to astonish

Iceland were the darlings of Euro 2016, but their qualification for Russia 2018 shows that they are here to stay on the international football stage.

Lessons to be learned from Iceland's World Cup berth (1:15)
WATCH: Iceland celebrate first World Cup with Viking clap (0:59)
Iceland 2-0 Kosovo: History made (1:38)
Stu Forster/Getty Images
105dESPN staff

UEFA: Iceland, Serbia qualify; Wales out

Iceland and Serbia secured their places in the 2018 World Cup with victories on Monday, while Republic of Ireland reached the playoffs.

Evren Atalay/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images
228dRory Dollard, Press Association Sport

England No. 2 Holland questions leadership

Gareth Southgate's right-hand man Steve Holland admits he was shocked at the lack of leadership during England's Euro 2016 defeat by Iceland.

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349dTom Marshall

Mexico ready for 2017 opener

Wednesday's friendly against Iceland in Las Vegas gives some of Mexico's fringe players an excellent chance to impress El Tri boss Juan Carlos Osorio.

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403dAssociated Press

Euro 2016 seen by 2bn on TV

The total live audience for the expanded 24-team, 51-match tournament grew to almost 5 billion viewers, according to UEFA research.

RankingsInternational Friendly

Goal Difference91st
Goals Scored101st
Goals Conceded11st