Russia 2018 FIFA WORLD CUP
Nikola Kalinic has refused to accept his FIFA World Cup silver medal following his suddenly sack after the Blazers first match against Nigeria at the Mundial, reports suggest. Kalinic insists he did not deserve the honour.
The World Cup has come and gone with the memories of some of the great games can not be easily forgotten. There are matches that took the world by storm in the tournament which will forever remain in the archives of the World Cup.
The auditor-general of the federation, Anthony Ayine, has called on the President Buhari government to legalise its continuous maintenance adding that his observation has been consistently mentioned in the previous reports.
France international goalkeeper Alphonse Areola became the first World Cup winner in 36 years to claim a medal despite never being capped. Les Bleus third-choice keeper stepped off the team plane in Paris with the gold medal.
Australia legend Tim Cahill has announced his retirement from international football following his side's poor outing in Russia. He retires as the Socceroos all time goals scorer with 50 goals and also made 107 caps for the team.
Jose Mourinho has criticised Raheem Sterling's World Cup performances for England, saying he was not 'good enough' to be selected for the third-place play-off. The Manchester United manager acting was acting as a pundit.