2006 FIFA World Cup winner Andrea Pirlo called upon past team-mates, opponents and friends to end his career in style. Some of the world's greatest ever footballers showed up for a star-studded testimonial match.
Argentina’s Nestor Pitana has been assigned as the referee for the Opening Match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup between Сборная России по футболу and Saudi Arabia on Thursday 14 June at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.
days, players | Cristiano Ronaldo
The 2018 FIFA #WorldCup will be the forward's eighth major international tournament since his senior debut in 2003. In Russia, Seleções de Portugal's all-time record scorer will have a chance to extend his record of scoring in all of the past seven international tournaments, being the only player to do so.
days, players | Gerd Müller
The 'Bomber' played a frontline role as Germany Football Team - Die Mannschaft triumphed at the 1974 FIFA World Cup, his memorable goal against the Netherlands sealing the hosts’ second title. He scored ten goals at the 1970 World Cup where he received the adidas Golden Boot as top goalscorer.