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1 month ago

FIFA reviews chef's 'undue access' to hold World Cup trophy

FIFA says it's taking “appropriate internal action” to address breaches of World Cup protocol by a celebrity chef who held the gold trophy on the field
1 month ago
FIFA reviews chef's 'undue access' to hold World Cup trophy
2 months ago

Artist creates mural celebrating Argentina's World Cup victory

An artist in Buenos Aires created a larger-than-life mural of Lionel Messi and the Argentinian soccer team celebrating their World Cup victory.
2 months ago
Artist creates mural celebrating Argentina's World Cup victory
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Argentina celebrates World Cup victory

The streets of Buenos Aires were packed with fans celebrating Argentina's World Cup win.
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Argentina celebrates World Cup victory
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More than 25 million watched World Cup final in U.S.

Argentina’s dramatic World Cup final victory over France is the second most-watched soccer match of any kind in the United States
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More than 25 million watched World Cup final in U.S.
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By the Numbers: Lionel Messi's World Cup win

A look at the numbers behind Lionel Messi's career and Argentina's historic victory over France in the World Cup final.
2 months ago
By the Numbers: Lionel Messi's World Cup win
2 months ago

Argentina fan celebrates on top of huge obelisk monument

An Argentina fan flies his flag high to celebrate his team's World Cup win at the top of the obelisk monument in the capital city of Buenos Aires, surrounded by a crowd of thousands below.
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Argentina fan celebrates on top of huge obelisk monument
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Argentina defeats France in epic World Cup final following penalty kicks

The World Cup final today between France and Argentina is scheduled to start at 10 a.m. ET at Lusail Stadium in Qatar.
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Argentina defeats France in epic World Cup final following penalty kicks
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Argentina wins World Cup after epic final against France

Lionel Messi and Argentina won the title in a penalty shootout, defeating France in a game that some soccer fans are already calling an instant classic.
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Argentina wins World Cup after epic final against France
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Messi finally wins World Cup; what's next for Argentina?

Lionel Messi ended his long wait for the World Cup title in one of the most memorable finals in history
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Messi finally wins World Cup; what's next for Argentina?
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World Cup review: Best and worst of the tournament in Qatar

Here's a look at some of the highlights of the tournament — and the low points.
2 months ago
World Cup review: Best and worst of the tournament in Qatar
2 months ago

World Cup victory for Argentina

Argentina and France faced off in World Cup finals with Argentina beating France in penalty kicks after being tied.
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World Cup victory for Argentina
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Argentines erupt in joy after epic World Cup final

Argentines let loose and streets across the country became places of celebration
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World Cup final today

France and Argentina will play in the World Cup final on Sunday, a day after Croatia placed third by defeating Morocco.
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World Cup final today
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Croatia beats Morocco 2-1 to take 3rd place at World Cup

Luka Modric led Croatia to third place in likely his last appearance at the Cup.
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Argentines flock to Qatar for chance to win the World Cup

Argentine fans are making great sacrifices to be in Qatar to see their team try to win the World Cup for the first time in 36 years
2 months ago
Argentines flock to Qatar for chance to win the World Cup
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Messi's hometown in Argentina yearns for World Cup victory

Excitement for Sunday’s World Cup final in Argentina is rising fast and anxiety is running particularly high in Messi’s hometown as many are hoping he will finally win the one major trophy missing from his illustrious career
2 months ago
Messi's hometown in Argentina yearns for World Cup victory
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World Cup final will be clash of the titans

Argentina’s Lionel Messi and France’s Kylian Mbappe are set to face off this weekend in the World Cup final. ABC News' Will Reeve and ESPN’s Taylor Twellman discuss the highly anticipated game.
2 months ago
World Cup final will be clash of the titans
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Morocco and Croatia play for 3rd place at World Cup

The third-place playoff at the World Cup is little more than a meaningless exhibition match to some
2 months ago
Morocco and Croatia play for 3rd place at World Cup
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Defending champs France to face Argentina in World Cup final

ABC News’ Will Reeve previews what to expect in the final matchup of the 2022 World Cup in Doha, Qatar, on Sunday.
2 months ago
Defending champs France to face Argentina in World Cup final
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After World Cup success, Morocco has renewed aims to host

The idea that Morocco could co-host the 2030 World Cup with near-neighbors Spain and Portugal seemed a bit crazy when it was floated four years ago
2 months ago
After World Cup success, Morocco has renewed aims to host
2 months ago

France advances to World Cup finals against Argentina

The French national team won 2-0 against Morocco on Wednesday and will face off against Argentina in the finals on Sunday.
2 months ago
France advances to World Cup finals against Argentina
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Mbappe, France advance to World Cup final, beat Morocco 2-0

France and Kylian Mbappé are headed back to the World Cup final for a much-anticipated matchup with Lionel Messi after ending Morocco’s historic run at soccer’s biggest tournament
2 months ago
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France to face Argentina in World Cup final

The stage is set for the final match in the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
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France to face Argentina in World Cup final
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What to know about ascending aortic aneurysm after Grant Wahl's sudden death at the World Cup

American soccer writer Grant Wahl died due to an ascending aortic aneurysm, a very rare medical condition, his wife revealed.
2 months ago
What to know about ascending aortic aneurysm after Grant Wahl's sudden death
2 months ago

Mbappe, France advance to World Cup final, beat Morocco 2-0

France will be competing in the final for the fourth time.
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Mbappe, France advance to World Cup final, beat Morocco 2-0
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Argentina airline adds 2 more flights for World Cup final

Two extra flights will take fans from Buenos Aires to Qatar for the final.
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Soccer fans celebrate after Argentina's victory over Croatia

Massive crowds filled the streets of Buenos Aires after Argentina's victory over Croatia in the World Cup semifinals.
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Soccer fans celebrate after Argentina's victory over Croatia
2 months ago

Worker dies after fall at World Cup stadium in Qatar

World Cup organizers say a security guard died after suffering a fall at a World Cup stadium in Qatar
2 months ago
Worker dies after fall at World Cup stadium in Qatar
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Messi celebrates Argentina heading to World Cup final

Lionel Messi, 35, led his country to a 3-0 semifinal win over Croatia on Tuesday.
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Messi celebrates Argentina heading to World Cup final
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France mobilizes police officers ahead of World Cup semifinal match

French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin unveiled the enforced security measures, calling for the mobilization of 10,000 police officers nationwide.
2 months ago
France mobilizes police officers ahead of World Cup semifinal match
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Messi, Argentina beat Croatia 3-0 to reach World Cup final

Lionel Messi is back in the World Cup final.
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Messi, Argentina beat Croatia 3-0 to reach World Cup final
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Moroccan World Cup 'dream' faces biggest test against France

Morocco’s improbable run at the World Cup is about to get its ultimate test.
2 months ago
Moroccan World Cup 'dream' faces biggest test against France
2 months ago

Sports reporter Grant Wahl's body transported back to US after death during World Cup in Qatar

U.S. soccer journalist Grant Wahl's body has been returned to the U.S., following his death last week while covering the World Cup in Qatar, according to his brother.
2 months ago
Sports reporter Grant Wahl's body transported back to US after death in Qatar
2 months ago

Remembering sports journalist Grant Wahl

Chris Wittyngham, co-host of the "Fútbol with Grant Wahl" podcast, shares memories of his friend and colleague, renowned soccer journalist Grant Wahl.
2 months ago
Remembering sports journalist Grant Wahl
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Pelé's health improves but he remains in hospital

Pelé is doing better after having been hospitalized to treat a respiratory infection aggravated by COVID-19
2 months ago
Pelé's health improves, but he remains in hospital
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Renowned American sports journalist dies while covering World Cup

Grant Wahl, 48, reportedly collapsed during the final minutes of the Argentina-Netherlands match on Friday. His cause of death is still unclear.
2 months ago
Renowned American sports journalist dies while covering World Cup
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Renowned American journalist dies in Qatar during World Cup soccer match

There has been an outpouring of respect for American soccer journalist Grant Wahl after he suddenly collapsed during the World Cup's quarterfinal match between the World Netherlands and Argentina.
2 months ago
Renowned American journalist dies in Qatar during World Cup soccer match
2 months ago

Portugal prepares for post-Ronaldo era after World Cup exit

The fortunes of Portugal’s national team have been inextricably linked with Cristiano Ronaldo for nearly two decades so a new era might be on its way
2 months ago
Portugal prepares for post-Ronaldo era after World Cup exit
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Tributes pour in for sports journalist Grant Wahl

Wahl died on Friday after collapsing in the press area while covering the World Cup in Qatar.
2 months ago
Tributes pour in for sports journalist Grant Wahl
2 months ago

American soccer writer Grant Wahl dies at World Cup

US soccer journalist Grant Wahl died while covering the World Cup early Saturday.
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American sports writer Grant Wahl dies at World Cup
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Journalist dies at World Cup

Beloved American soccer journalist Grant Wahl collapsed and died while covering a game at the World Cup in Qatar.
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Journalist dies at World Cup
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France advances to semifinals at World Cup, tops England 2-1

Kylian Mbappe and France made it back to the semifinals of the World Cup.
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Ronaldo fails again in likely last chance to win World Cup

There will be no World Cup title for Cristiano Ronaldo in what was likely his last appearance at soccer’s biggest tournament
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Memorial to American writer Wahl placed at World Cup game

Grant Wahl was honored with a tribute from FIFA where he was due to work.
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Morocco reaches World Cup semifinals, tops Portugal, Ronaldo

Morocco is the first African country to reach the World Cup semifinals.
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Morocco reaches World Cup semifinals after historic win
2 months ago

World Cup fever as powerhouse Brazil gets sent home

There were two quarterfinal games on Friday, both decided in penalty kicks, and two more exciting matchups today.
2 months ago
World Cup fever as powerhouse Brazil gets sent home
2 months ago

American soccer journalist dies in Qatar

Tributes are pouring in for the beloved and well-respected Grant Wahl who died at the World Cup.
2 months ago
American soccer journalist dies in Qatar
2 months ago

Croatia beats Brazil on penalties in World Cup quarterfinals

Croatia will next face either Argentina or the Netherlands.
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Croatia beats Brazil on penalties in World Cup quarterfinals
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Croatia wins yet another penalty shootout at World Cup

Count on Croatia to make it through when it comes down to a penalty shootout at the World Cup
2 months ago
Croatia wins yet another penalty shootout at World Cup
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Portugal coach: Ronaldo did not threaten to leave World Cup

Portugal coach Fernando Santos says Cristiano Ronaldo did not threaten to leave Qatar after being dropped from the starting lineup to play Switzerland at the World Cup
2 months ago
Portugal coach: Ronaldo did not threaten to leave World Cup