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Iceland national team

Nigeria match: No sex ban for Iceland players

Iceland’s players were due to be reunited with their families on Thursday in Volgograd.

Segun Odegbami addressing the Super Eagles in Russia) Photo Credit: Segun Odegbami's Facebook Page

What I told Super Eagles players about today’s Iceland match — Segun Odegbami

Mr. Odegbami says he was given rare privilege to address members of the Super Eagles at their dinner table.

Super Eagles of Nigeria

Iceland v Nigeria (Preview): History supports the Vikings

Super Eagles have never qualified from a World Cup group after losing or drawing their first match.

Croatia wins Argentina in group stage.

Messi-less Croatia thrash Argentina 3-0.

Messi and Argentina sunk by second-half blitz

Russia 2018: One million fans attend matches

More than 2.6 million tickets have been allocated to football fans all around the world.

FG feeds 8.7 million school children under Social Intervention Programme – Minister

“We have gone above the target we set and the programme is being implemented in many states.”

Argentina vs Croatia (LIVE UPDATES): Messi seeks redemption after poor start

Jorge Sampaoli’s men are in desperate need of three points.

Russia 2018: France get narrow win over Peru

Peru failed to convert chances for more than half an hour.

Russia 2018: Mikel, Rohr positive ahead of Iceland clash

Mikel says he is ready to play wherever the coach wants him to.

Iran vs Spain (Photo Credit: Reuters)

Russia 2018: Costa scores as Spain secures slim win over Iran

Iran can still progress if they beat Portugal in their first final group game.

The Nigeria vs Croatia match. The Super Eagles lost the match by 2 goals to nil. (Photo Credit: Reuters)

Russia: New Zealand-based American teacher to handle Nigeria-Iceland tie

This is going to be the first outing in the 2018 competition for Conger.

Uruguay used to illustrate the story.

Russia 2018: Suarez fires Uruguay into Round of 16

Egypt are now out of the World Cup but still have a last game to play.

Sepp Blatter

‘Abandoned’ Blatter regrets not quitting FIFA earlier

Blatter says England should bid to host the World Cup.

senegal team

Poles, Senegalese in Antwerp brawl after World Cup game

Senegal defeated Poland on Tuesday.

Morocco's Benatia last attempt on goal

Morocco 0-1 Portugal: Ronaldo’s early goal dumps Morocco out of Russia 2018

Morocco played well but lost to a Ronaldo early goal.

Ronaldo celebrates as he scores (Photo Credit: Reuters)

Portugal vs Morocco Live Updates: Ronaldo faces Lions in Russia

It is a must win for Morocco.

Osaka's goal against Colombia (Photo Credit: Reuters)

Colombia 1-2 Japan: Los Cafeteros pay penalty for early red card

The second quickest red card in World Cup history was shown to Colombia’s Carlos Sanchez.

Zuber's equalizer for Switzerland against Brazil

Brazil complain to FIFA over non-use of VAR technology

The technology has been used sparingly in Russia.

Plane carrying Saudi football team develops engine fault mid-air

The team landed safely in Rostov.

Harry Kane celebrates after scoring (Photo Credit: Reuters)

England 2-1 Tunisia: Kane breaks Eagle’s hearts in injury time

The Tunisian goal was the first by an African side at the 2018 World Cup.

Tunisia Vs England (Live Updates): Eagles dare Three Lions

Tunisia Vs England (Live Updates): Eagles dare Three Lions

Sweden beat South Korea as VAR deployed again

Sweden win with a lone goal.

The 10 ‘firsts’ of Russia 2018 World Cup

The opening games have produced surprises.

Zuber's equalizer for Switzerland against Brazil

Brazil 1-1 Switzerland: Swiss timing frustrates Brazilian Samba

A spectacular effort by Philippe Coutinho gave Brazil the lead.

Coutinho celebrates (Photo Credit: Reuters)

Brazil vs Switzerland (LIVE UPDATES): Neymar takes center stage in Russia

This will be the ninth international meeting between the two teams.