FIFA World Cup

The sudden rise in tourists to Qatar is putting pressure on camels, who have almost no time to rest between each ride.
The decision was intended to show “support for the women in Iran fighting for basic human rights,” the U.S. Soccer Federation said Sunday.
Messi came up with another crucial goal for Argentina in a 2-0 win over Mexico that ignited the team’s World Cup chances.
Qatar, where gay sex is illegal, faced intense international scrutiny and criticism in the run-up to the tournament over rights issues.
Stadium security in Qatar also seized flags, T-shirts and other items expressing support for the protest movement that has gripped the Islamic Republic.
Qatar is the quickest host nation team to depart the tournament in its 92-year history.
Iñaki and Nico Williams have managed to mark both sides of their family’s heritage in a remarkable way in Qatar.
“I’ve been Whatsapping, but I haven’t seen the blue checkmark," Gregg Berhalter said of messages to his friend Gareth Southgate. Their teams play each other Friday.
Iran's national soccer team has picked up activist torch at World Cup from prominent player Voria Ghafouri.
Ronaldo has made World Cup history by becoming the first male player to score at five World Cups with his 65th-minute penalty in a 3-2 win over Ghana.