2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
Group H - Most open group at World Cup? (1:58)
ESPN FC panel's reaction to FIFA World Cup draw (3:56)
How Poland gamed the FIFA rankings to land in Pot 1 (3:14)
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96dChris Wright

Poland's Lewandowski grabs latest honour

Robert Lewandowski is no stranger to honours but this week he got a new one: his own street in his native Poland.

97dMark Lovell

Lewandowski: Ballon d'Or never my focus

Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski caught up with ESPN FC for an exclusive interview to discuss the Ballon d'Or, UCL and Poland.

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101dDale Johnson

How Poland can be seeded at the World Cup

Poland last qualified for the World Cup finals in 2006, but are now well placed to make the 2018 edition in Russia -- and they could be seeded.

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104dESPN staff

Lewandowski becomes Poland's top scorer

Robert Lewandowski has become Poland's all-time leading goal scorer after netting a hat trick against Armenia on Thursday.


Mierzejewski joins Sydney FC

Sydney FC have announced a deal with Polish international winger Adrian Mierzejewski.

174dDale Johnson

Brazil to return to top of FIFA Ranking

Brazil briefly lost the No. 1 position earlier this month after Germany won the Confederations Cup. But the two nations will swap positions again.

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180dDale Johnson

Poland set to be shock World Cup seeds

Poland are set to be one of the eight top seeds in December's group stage draw for the World Cup finals.

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297dESPN staff

Germany and England win, Defoe strikes

World champions Germany kept up their perfect record in qualifying with a win in Azerbaijan while Jermain Defoe struck in England's win vs. Lithuania.

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394dESPN staff

FIFA fines Latin American nations for chant

Chile and Romania have received stadium bans from FIFA, as the world governing body issued fines to a number of national football associations.

AP Photo/Alexandru Dobre
425dAssociated Press

Lewandowski firecracker scare gets FIFA probe

FIFA has opened a case against the Romanian federation after a firecracker was thrown at Poland striker Robert Lewandowski during a qualifier.

AP Photo/Alexandru Dobre
432dESPN staff

Firecracker explodes close to Lewandowski

Poland's World Cup qualifier in Romania was delayed in the second half on Friday when a firecracker exploded near star striker Robert Lewandowski.

432dPA Sport

Romania 0-3 Poland

Robert Lewandowski scored twice for Poland but he is likely to remember the 3-0 World Cup qualifying win in Romania for a different reason.

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Goal Difference-1Tied-87th
Goals Scored0Tied-150th
Goals Conceded1Tied-10th