World Cup Wonderland News and Features
World Cup 1994 The Mexico shot-stopper – renowned for his dazzling shirts and prowess as a striker – still can’t believe FIFA banned goalkeepers from playing outfield
World Cup 2010 Vicente del Bosque's men were shaken up by their opening-game defeat to Switzerland – but clear minds and cool heads saw them through to a masterful triumph in South Africa
World Cup 2010 La Roja famously won every knockout game 1-0 en route to glory – celebrated in the latest FourFourTwo Film, featuring the insight of former Manchester City wideman Navas
World Cup Wonderland As Russia prepare to kick off the 2018 World Cup on home turf, Richard Woodall recalls the first Soviet international ever to play in the Football League – and who took Blighty to his heart
FIFA World Cup Si Hawkins gets creative and imagines the dream team punditry scenarios we'd be keen to see at World Cup 2018
Football quiz The World Cup is here! We all know what that means: watching footballers stand in a line and singing anthems (then a match usually follows)
World Cup 2006 Despite being engulfed by scandal, Italy emerged victorious in 2006 – and their captain went down in history
World Cup Wonderland James Maw compares the TV theme tunes to the last eight tournaments to determine which network is best (at coming up with World Cup theme tunes). Wistful sighs and shameful cringing aplenty...
FIFA World Cup Prediction time! We can always just delete this post-tournament, right?
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