Wins for France and Poland against Denmark and Saudi Arabia

France became the first team to qualify for the knockout stages of the World Cup beating a spirited Demark side by 2-1. Kylian Mbappe scored both goals for the defending Champions at the Stadium 974 on Saturday evening. Les Blues hardly dominated against their European counterparts but are peaking at the right time despite their … Read more

Young Austin-area soccer players inspired watching World Cup

World Cup inspiring young Austin area soccer players FOX 7 Austin’s Meredith Aldis met with the under-13 FC Westlake team and talked to them about the excitement currently surrounding the sport and the tournament. AUSTIN, Texas – Young soccer players in Austin are excited and inspired watching the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Some of the … Read more

Football: Soccer-Brazil have so much talent that we almost feel sorry for our rivals, Casemiro said

DOHA (Reuters) – Brazil will face Switzerland in the World Cup on Monday without their talisman Neymar, ruled out by an ankle injury suffered in their opening 2-0 win against Serbia on Thursday, but midfielder Casemiro thinks they have a host of young talent to step in for him. “We could spend several days talking … Read more

FOX’s World Cup coverage illustrates how not to televise soccer

Never before in the history of soccer in the United States was a single game hyped so much. It was mentioned in every pre-match, match commentary, and post-match discussion leading up to Black Friday. There was nothing wrong about getting excited for England against the United States. However, the incessant hyping of one game over … Read more

Football: Soccer-Brazil face Switzerland without Neymar but with a host of young talent

DOHA (Reuters) – Brazil will face Switzerland on Monday without their talisman Neymar, ruled out by an ankle injury suffered in their opening 2-0 win against Serbia at the World Cup on Thursday, but with a host of young talent to step in for him. The five-time world champions will also be without ever-reliable full … Read more

Omaha soccer fans show up in force to support USA in World Cup

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – Nebraska football fans heading to their favorite watering hole to watch the Huskers game at Iowa found parking tougher to come by than a Black Friday bake sale. That’s because there was another kind of football game drawing in fans around the metro. And these games only come along once every … Read more

World Cup Fantasy: These England players offer superb value heading into matchday two

In such a short tournament with quick turnarounds, it is difficult to fully assess teams and players. However, one side has stood out early on: England. Gareth Southgate’s players look like hot property right now. Granted, Iran aren’t the best side in the tournament — but scoring six goals in a World Cup game is … Read more

Peacock’s Black Friday sale is a deal for soccer fans

A question to you, the soccer fans in the United States: What’s better than the Premier League and World Cup combined? The answer is nothing, which is why Peacock’s Black Friday sale is one not to be missed. With Peacock’s Black Friday sale, you get the service for 99 cents per month. Here’s the deal: … Read more