Russia 2018

Russia’s World Cup Venues: A Guide To Russia 2018

November 20th, 2017 by

What are the World Cup venues in Russia like? We’ve taken a look at the stadiums for the 2018 World Cup with the Luzhniki Stadium set to host the first game of the finals on Thursday 14th June and the World Cup final on Sunday 15th July.   The World Cup is almost upon us. Every team has qualified and we’re all eagerly awaiting the draw. For many fans that’ll mean…

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2018 World Cup Radar: Denmark’s Christian Eriksen

November 15th, 2017 by

Åge Hareide’s Danish outfit are the latest hopeful side to claim their place at the upcoming World Cup proceedings in Russia this summer. They effectively saw off the Republic of Ireland in more than satisfactory style last time out in the qualifiers, impressing their respective onlookers with a convincing 5-1 score-line.   The victory was achieved in no uncertain terms thanks largely to the influence of Tottenham’s Christian Eriksen. The…

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2018 World Cup Radar: Sweden’s Emil Forsberg

November 15th, 2017 by

Sweden successfully defied the odds last time out with a narrow victory against Gianpiero Ventura’s Italy. The win secured safe passage to the 2018 World Cup in Russia this summer, whilst the famous Azzurri were forced to lick their wounds and contemplate just what went wrong out there.   One Swedish player to announce himself with real style and verve arrives in the form of RB Leipzig’s Emil Forsberg. The…

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Do all former winners deserve a place at the World Cup?

November 15th, 2017 by

Russia 2018 is bound to prove a tournament of great excitement and possibility for all the nations lucky enough to watch their side competing on the international scene this summer. The ultimate winner remains to be decided, yet football fans have been left understandably captivated by what the upcoming competition has to offer.   But in light of Italy’s recent loss to Sweden and subsequent elimination from the World Cup…

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