World Cup

Saturday, March 25, 2017

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Netherlands were abject in their loss to Bulgaria and Arjen Robben was scathing, though he refused to single out debutant Matthijs de Ligt.

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The brilliant Monaco teenager has been heavily linked with a move to Manchester United and, on Saturday, became the youngest debutant since 1955

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Injuries may have blighted Sami Khedira's early career but he feels fitter than ever ahead of Germany's World Cup qualifier in Azerbaijan

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The Greater Manchester native found himself inundated with messages from fans after his namesake was sent off playing for Wales against Ireland

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The on-loan Manchester City goalkeeper will lead the side against Lithuania, with the Three Lions boss backing him after a poor Euro 2016

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The world champions take on Azerbaijan looking to maintain their impressive form of no points dropped or goals conceded in Group C

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The former Chelsea and Real Madrid coach insists that he was merely visiting friends rather than assessing players or negotiating transfers

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The burly frontman endured a controversial and troubled introduction into the national side, but he is thriving under the guidance of Julen Lopetegui

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The Wales international has reacted angrily to suggestions that he found a horrific injury suffered by the Republic of Ireland defender amusing

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Gareth Southgate has a host of difficult decisions to make once the Three Lions qualify for next summer's tournament, but who will make the grade?

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Out of the picture with Les Bleus, the attacker has found an ally in the Manchester United legend, who pointed out some hypocrisy in his country

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The formidable strength in depth that Les Bleus boast is reflected by the players who have not made their squad to face Luxembourg and Spain

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The midfielders earned big moves off the back of their Euro 2016 triumph but they are all in difficult periods at Barcelona, Bayern Munich and Inter

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The French teenager has caught the eye after his goalscoring exploits with the Monaco team, particularly in the Champions League

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The Borussia Dortmund teenager was outstanding in an attacking midfield role, scoring a goal and having a hand in three others in a 6-0 victory.