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#World Cup

From The42 World Cup worry for England as Vunipola ruled out for at least three months Under The Knife

World Cup worry for England as Vunipola ruled out for at least three months

The 28-year-old loosehead picked up a hamstring injury against Leinster last weekend.

From The42 Dylan Hartley on verge of return, but won't be rushed by Northampton Saints-first

Dylan Hartley on verge of return, but won't be rushed by Northampton

The England hooker has not played since December with a knee complaint.

From The42 Phil Neville's England World Cup squad revealed in unique announcement series Lionesses This post contains videos

Phil Neville's England World Cup squad revealed in unique announcement series

Steph Houghton will lead the Lionesses to France, with famous faces announcing the 23 on social media this morning.

From The42 Louth native set to face Ireland after being named in Australia U20 squad Irish Abroad

Louth native set to face Ireland after being named in Australia U20 squad

Michael McDonald helped his team to beat New Zealand last weekend.

From The42 Scotland, Ireland's first World Cup opponents, name 42-man training squad Options

Scotland, Ireland's first World Cup opponents, name 42-man training squad

Gregor Townsend has omitted Richie Gray but he could still come into the mix.

From The42 IRFU's Brace named in 23-man match officials squad for World Cup Appointments

IRFU's Brace named in 23-man match officials squad for World Cup

Nigel Owens and Wayne Barnes will referee at their fourth consecutive World Cups.

From The42 'It's great because you're on an even par with the males when you're playing' Touch Rugby

'It's great because you're on an even par with the males when you're playing'

Tania Rosser is part of the Ireland ‘Mixed 30s’ team heading to the Touch World Cup in Malaysia.

From The42 Pele 'doing well' after treatment in Paris hospital On The Mend

Pele 'doing well' after treatment in Paris hospital

The 78-year-old was receiving antibiotics prior to the long flight back to his home country.

From The42 Brazil legend Pele undergoes treatment after being taken to hospital in Paris Get Well Soon

Brazil legend Pele undergoes treatment after being taken to hospital in Paris

The 78-year-old was being treated for ‘a light fever’ prior to the long flight back to his home country.

From The42 German FA president resigns over payment and gift scandals Stepping Down

German FA president resigns over payment and gift scandals

Reinhard Grindel apologised for accepting a €6,000 watch from Hryhoriy Surkis, a UEFA vice-president and honorary president of the Ukrainian football federation.

From The42 Spain legend Xavi says 48-team World Cup in Qatar 'will not be good' Claim

Spain legend Xavi says 48-team World Cup in Qatar 'will not be good'

‘It’s good for football to have 32. That’s more than enough,’ he added.

From The42 'I could have done a lot better this season' Admission

'I could have done a lot better this season'

Tottenham star Kieran Trippier admits he’s stumbled after the World Cup.

From The42 'Public uproar' - critics round on Cannavaro over China role Main Man

'Public uproar' - critics round on Cannavaro over China role

Former players and state media questioned the credentials of the 2006 World Cup winner and world player of the year, who is yet to claim a major trophy as a coach.

From The42 Warburton hails 'brilliant' Gatland for transforming Welsh rugby Legacy

Warburton hails 'brilliant' Gatland for transforming Welsh rugby

Gatland has won three Six Nations titles, two Grand Slams and reached the semi-finals of the 2011 World Cup.

From The42 Ireland captain Best 'fairly certain' he will retire after this year's World Cup Final Chapter

Ireland captain Best 'fairly certain' he will retire after this year's World Cup

The 36-year-old will play his final home Six Nations game tomorrow against France.

From The42 Messi ends international exile to return to Argentina squad Welcome Back

Messi ends international exile to return to Argentina squad

The Barcelona captain has not played for his country since the World Cup.

From The42 I'm glad he saved my header: Pele still in disbelief at Banks' Save of the Century A Terrible Beauty

I'm glad he saved my header: Pele still in disbelief at Banks' Save of the Century

‘Even now when I watch it l, I can’t believe it,’ said the Brazilian great of Banks’ save against him at the 1970 World Cup.

From The42 Spying, Connect 4, Vunipolas and kicks - Ireland and England prep for a rugby war Showdown

Spying, Connect 4, Vunipolas and kicks - Ireland and England prep for a rugby war

Ireland are keen to avoid looking towards the World Cup before a big game in Dublin on 2 February.

From The42 Fifa exploring possibility of 48-team 2022 World Cup - Infantino Qatar

Fifa exploring possibility of 48-team 2022 World Cup - Infantino

The tournament takes place in Qatar in three years.

From The42 Quiz: How well do you remember the 2018 World Cup? Russia 2018

Quiz: How well do you remember the 2018 World Cup?

Just how closely were you paying attention to proceedings in Russia during the summer?

From The42 'More than half of the global population' tuned into record-breaking World Cup Live Audience

'More than half of the global population' tuned into record-breaking World Cup

Fifa has released tv figures from the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

From The42 Erasmus to work with Bulls as Springbok coaches assist Super Rugby sides Bull By The Horns

Erasmus to work with Bulls as Springbok coaches assist Super Rugby sides

‘We believe this is an approach that can work for South African rugby in its broadest sense.’

From The42 Erasmus expects to leave Springbok head coach role after World Cup Future Plans

Erasmus expects to leave Springbok head coach role after World Cup

The former Munster boss will instead focus on his director of rugby duties with South Africa.

From The42 McCarthy: We wouldn't have got out of the group with Roy Keane at 2002 World Cup Looking Back

McCarthy: We wouldn't have got out of the group with Roy Keane at 2002 World Cup

The Ireland manager was in conversation with Eamon Dunphy for Paddy Power’s Head2Head programme.

From The42 Rugby Australia hang up on Jake White after Wallabies coach bid Call Me

Rugby Australia hang up on Jake White after Wallabies coach bid

White has offered to replace under-siege Michael Cheika ahead of the World Cup.

From The42 Fifa president Infantino predicts best ever World Cup in Qatar Bold Claim

Fifa president Infantino predicts best ever World Cup in Qatar

FIFA’s decision to award Qatar the 2022 World Cup has been heavily criticised.

From The42 Players in breakaway European Super League could be banned from World Cup Threat

Players in breakaway European Super League could be banned from World Cup

Fifa president Gianni Infantino has warned teams of the consequences of stepping away from the organisation.

From The42 Bernard Foley eyes World Cup after re-signing with Wallabies, Waratahs Man At Work

Bernard Foley eyes World Cup after re-signing with Wallabies, Waratahs

The Aussie playmaker wants to go one better than last time at next year’s tournament in Japan.

From The42 Chelsea star can fill role England missed at World Cup - Alonso Playmaker

Chelsea star can fill role England missed at World Cup - Alonso

Ross Barkley made an impression upon his return to the Three Lions squad last night.

From The42 Peter Brackley, the legendary voice of Football Italia, dies aged 67 RIP

Peter Brackley, the legendary voice of Football Italia, dies aged 67

The broadcaster covered four World Cups throughout his career but is most fondly remembered as the man charged with covering Serie A for Channel 4.

From The42 Cristiano Ronaldo omitted from Portugal squad amid rape allegations Left Out

Cristiano Ronaldo omitted from Portugal squad amid rape allegations

The Portugal captain will play no part in their upcoming international games against Poland and Scotland.

From TheJournal.ie Theresa May throws 'full support' behind joint Irish-British World Cup bid for 2030 It's Coming Home

Theresa May throws 'full support' behind joint Irish-British World Cup bid for 2030

That’s one way of distracting from Brexit.

From The42 VAR given green light for Champions League use from next season Var

VAR given green light for Champions League use from next season

The technology will also be used at the 2020 European Championships.

From The42 New Zealand the benchmark but England can win World Cup - Mitchell Minister Of Defence

New Zealand the benchmark but England can win World Cup - Mitchell

England’s new defence coach believes they are good enough to win next year’s tournament in Japan.

From The42 Ireland to join potential bid to co-host 2030 World Cup On These Shores

Ireland to join potential bid to co-host 2030 World Cup

The FAI are open to linking up with the English, Northern Irish, Welsh and Scottish associations after ‘positive discussions’.

From TheJournal.ie Pussy Riot activist hospitalised after suspected poisoning World Cup Invasion

Pussy Riot activist hospitalised after suspected poisoning

He staged a pitch invasion during the World Cup final in July.

From The42 'A question of when rather than if' - Rugby World Cup could be set for expansion Bigger And Better

'A question of when rather than if' - Rugby World Cup could be set for expansion

Japan will host the 2019 World Cup, which could be the last time 20 nations contest the rugby showpiece.

From The42 Welsh FA hold talks over 'Home Nations' bid for 2030 World Cup It's Coming Home

Welsh FA hold talks over 'Home Nations' bid for 2030 World Cup

A ‘Home Nations’ tournament held across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland is a possibility, with discussions being held.

From The42 Schmidt says there's 'absolutely' still scope for a World Cup bolter to emerge New Faces

Schmidt says there's 'absolutely' still scope for a World Cup bolter to emerge

Connacht lock Gavin Thornbury was one of the new faces involved in Ireland camp last week.

From The42 125-cap Spain legend David Silva retires from international football La Roja

125-cap Spain legend David Silva retires from international football

The Manchester City schemer won the 2010 World Cup as well as two European championships.

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