Ever heard of a 'Virtual Offside Line'
We explain how #FootballTechnology will be used at Russia 2018 to help with crucial on-field decision-making.
days, players | Mario Kempes
The 1978 FIFA World Cup brought a first title for hosts AFA - Selección Argentina. The star of the tournament was Mario Kempes, whose six goals – including two in the Final – saw him earn the adidas Golden Boot as the competition’s top scorer.
International Friendlies involving Russia 2018-bound sides:
Korea Republic 2-0 Honduras
Nigeria 1-1 Congo DR
Turkey 2-1 IR Iran
Italy 2-1 Saudi Arabia
Portugal 2-2 Tunisia
France 2-0 Republic of Ireland
Japan 0-2 Ghana
Austria 1-0 Russia
The World Cup is getting ever closer, and even before a ball is kicked, it's inspiring kids around the world.
In Brunei Darussalam, a FIFA Grassroots course was organised for 32 Primary Schools. In the final (an omen for Russia 2018), Uruguay defeated Argentina .