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November 30, 2022, 9:39 PM

France loses to Tunisia 1-0 but still wins World Cup group

Defending champion France won its World Cup group despite losing to Tunisia 1-0
November 30, 2022, 9:39 PM
France loses to Tunisia 1-0 but still wins World Cup group
November 30, 2022, 9:35 PM

Man runs onto World Cup field, does flips

A man ran onto the pitch during the France v. Tunisia game at the World Cup and attempted some flips before security tackled them to the ground and carried them off.
November 30, 2022, 9:35 PM
Man runs onto World Cup field, does flips
November 30, 2022, 8:40 PM

Team USA beats Iran in World Cup competition

ABC News correspondent Will Reeve joins us from Doha, Qatar, to discuss how Team USA beat Iran in a nail-biter to advance to the knockout round.
November 30, 2022, 8:40 PM
Team USA beats Iran in World Cup competition
November 30, 2022, 7:22 PM

Australia may have new Golden Generation at World Cup

Australia has advanced to the round of 16 at the World Cup by beating Denmark 1-0 on Mathew Leckie’s 60th-minute goal
November 30, 2022, 7:22 PM
Australia into last 16 of World Cup, beats Denmark 1-0
November 30, 2022, 5:50 PM

Kane extends World Cup goal drought but equals Beckham feat

For Harry Kane the wait for a first goal at this World Cup goes on
November 30, 2022, 5:50 PM
Kane extends World Cup goal drought but equals Beckham feat
November 30, 2022, 4:54 PM

World Cup victory for Team USA

The Americans won despite losing star Christian Pulisic to injury. ABC News’ Mona Kosar Abdi reports on his recovery.
November 30, 2022, 4:54 PM
World Cup victory for Team USA
November 30, 2022, 1:01 PM

Team USA captain speaks out after World Cup win over Iran

Tyler Adams discusses the team’s nail-biting finish over Iran to advance to the knockout stage of the tournament.
November 30, 2022, 1:01 PM
Team USA captain speaks out after World Cup win over Iran
November 30, 2022, 10:19 AM

FIFA says rainbow items are allowed at World Cup stadiums

One day after Iran and Wales were eliminated at the World Cup, FIFA has given a public assurance that rainbow items and banners supporting protests in Iran will be allowed into stadiums
November 30, 2022, 10:19 AM
FIFA says rainbow items are allowed at World Cup stadiums
November 30, 2022, 9:11 AM

Frappart to make World Cup history as first woman referee

Stéphanie Frappart will become the first woman referee in a men's World Cup.
November 30, 2022, 9:11 AM
Frappart to make World Cup history as first woman referee
November 29, 2022, 11:33 PM

England advances after beating Wales 3-0 at World Cup

Marcus Rashford and Phil Foden both scored to put England into the last 16 of the World Cup with a 3-0 victory over Wales
November 29, 2022, 11:33 PM
England advances after beating Wales 3-0 at World Cup
November 29, 2022, 10:57 PM

Iran-US World Cup clash rife with political tension

The last World Cup clash between the United States and Iran 24 years ago is considered one of the most politically charged matches in soccer history
November 29, 2022, 10:57 PM
November 29, 2022, 10:45 PM

Biden reacts to US soccer team win at World Cup

The U.S. Men's National Soccer team has advanced to the knockout stage of the World Cup with a 1-0 win over Iran.
November 29, 2022, 10:45 PM
Biden reacts to US soccer team win at World Cup
November 29, 2022, 9:01 PM

Previewing the US-Iran World Cup match

Former Major League Soccer player Calen Carr shares insight and perspective on the upcoming World Cup match between the U.S. and Iran amid political demonstrations in the Middle Eastern country.
November 29, 2022, 9:01 PM
Previewing the US-Iran World Cup match
November 29, 2022, 8:30 PM

England and Wales players take a knee in World Cup match

The players for both England and Wales took a knee before their final World Cup group game
November 29, 2022, 8:30 PM
England and Wales players take a knee in World Cup match
November 29, 2022, 8:15 PM

Iran releases soccer players ahead of match against US

Iranian authorities say two former members of the national soccer team arrested this month over criticism of the government have been released on bail
November 29, 2022, 8:15 PM
November 29, 2022, 6:18 PM

Team USA set to face Iran in a must-win World Cup match amid high political tensions

Former U.S. national soccer team player Alejandro Bedoya joins to discuss what's at stake for the U.S. team as they head into this politically charged match.
November 29, 2022, 6:18 PM
Team USA set to face Iran in a must-win World Cup match amid high political tensions
November 29, 2022, 4:45 PM

Protester with rainbow flag banned from World Cup matches

The protester who ran onto the field with a rainbow flag during the World Cup match between Portugal and Uruguay has been banned from future games in Qatar
November 29, 2022, 4:45 PM
Protester with rainbow flag banned from World Cup matches
November 29, 2022, 4:35 PM

USMNT prepares for must-win match against Iran in World Cup

If the U.S. wins, the men will advance to the knockout stage of the tournament.
November 29, 2022, 4:35 PM
USMNT prepares for must-win match against Iran in World Cup
November 29, 2022, 6:09 AM

World Cup Viewer's Guide: US and Iran pulled into politics

The United States and Iran play Tuesday with the Americans needing to win to advance into the knockout stage of the World Cup
November 29, 2022, 6:09 AM
World Cup: US and Iran pulled into politics
November 29, 2022, 1:57 AM

Protester with rainbow flag runs onto field at World Cup

A protester ran onto the field carrying a rainbow flag and wearing a blue Superman T-shirt that said “SAVE UKRAINE” on the front and “RESPECT FOR IRANIAN WOMAN” on the back during a World Cup match between Portugal and Uruguay
November 29, 2022, 1:57 AM
Spectator with rainbow flag runs onto field at World Cup
November 28, 2022, 6:34 PM

World Cup TV pundit under fire for disparaging Qatari attire

Former Germany forward Sandro Wagner is under fire for a disparaging remark he made about Qatari men’s traditional attire while commentating on Germany and Spain’s World Cup game
November 28, 2022, 6:34 PM
World Cup TV pundit under fire for disparaging Qatari attire
November 28, 2022, 12:26 PM

World Cup frenzy puts strain on Qatar's camels

As Qatar welcomes more than a million fans for the monthlong World Cup, even its camels are working overtime
November 28, 2022, 12:26 PM
World Cup frenzy puts strain on Qatar's camels
November 27, 2022, 8:59 PM

Riots in Belgium, Netherlands after Morocco win at World Cup

Police sealed off parts of the city center after violence spurred by the upset.
November 27, 2022, 8:59 PM
November 27, 2022, 7:07 PM

US-England World Cup game seen by 19.98M on US television

The 0-0 draw against England in the World Cup drew 19.98 million viewers.
November 27, 2022, 7:07 PM
November 27, 2022, 5:46 PM

Team USA's big World Cup match

ABC News' Will Reeve is at the World Cup in Doha, Qatar, with more on Team USA's matches and other memorable moments from the tournament.
November 27, 2022, 5:46 PM
Team USA's big World Cup match
November 27, 2022, 5:34 PM

Politics and soccer share spotlight at the FIFA World Cup

ABC News correspondent Will Reeves reports on the latest in the FIFA World Cup on “This Week.”
November 27, 2022, 5:34 PM
Politics and soccer share spotlight at the FIFA World Cup
November 27, 2022, 5:10 PM

Where'd he go? Morocco goalie disappears at World Cup game

Morocco goalkeeper Yassine Bounou mysteriously disappeared before kickoff of his team’s shocking 2-0 World Cup win over Belgium
November 27, 2022, 5:10 PM
November 27, 2022, 5:00 PM

Neymar working '24 hours a day' to return at World Cup

Neymar damaged ligaments in his ankle in the team’s 2-0 opening win over Serbia.
November 27, 2022, 5:00 PM
November 27, 2022, 4:56 PM

US Soccer briefly scrubs emblem from Iran flag at World Cup

The U.S. Soccer Federation briefly displayed Iran’s national flag on social media without the emblem of the Islamic Republic
November 27, 2022, 4:56 PM
At World Cup, US soccer scrubs Islamic emblem from Iran flag
November 27, 2022, 4:30 PM

Without Neymar, Brazil takes on Switzerland at World Cup

There’s no Neymar facing Switzerland at the World Cup on Monday.
November 27, 2022, 4:30 PM
November 27, 2022, 3:02 PM

Saudi viewers angry over apparent ban on World Cup streaming

World Cup viewers in Saudi Arabia say the government has blocked a Qatari-owned streaming service that was supposed to broadcast matches in the kingdom
November 27, 2022, 3:02 PM
November 27, 2022, 2:39 PM

Costa Rica rallies to beat Japan 1-0 in Group E of World Cup

Keysher Fuller scored in the 81st minute to lift Costa Rica to a 1-0 victory.
November 27, 2022, 2:39 PM
November 26, 2022, 7:48 PM

Mbappe scores 2, France reaches knockout stage of World Cup

Kylian Mbappe scored two goals, puts defending champ France into knockout stage.
November 26, 2022, 7:48 PM
November 26, 2022, 6:19 PM

Brazil with plenty of options to replace Neymar at World Cup

Brazil is not as Neymar-dependent as it used to be.
November 26, 2022, 6:19 PM
November 26, 2022, 6:02 PM

'Normal thing to do': Japanese fans tidy up at World Cup

Japanese fans, players clean up after themselves after the matches.
November 26, 2022, 6:02 PM
November 26, 2022, 5:20 PM

On outskirts of Doha, laborers watch World Cup they built

Workers watch far from the sprawling new World Cup stadiums they helped create.
November 26, 2022, 5:20 PM
November 26, 2022, 4:49 PM

Serbia charged over locker room Kosovo flag at World Cup

FIFA has charged the Serbian soccer federation in a disciplinary case about a political banner
November 26, 2022, 4:49 PM
November 26, 2022, 4:23 PM

Team USA's big game vs England

ABC's Will Reeve is in Qatar with the highlights from the game and a look ahead at what the Americans need to do to move on to the next round.
November 26, 2022, 4:23 PM
Team USA's big game vs England
November 26, 2022, 4:20 PM

Japan aims for World Cup knockout stage against Costa Rica

Japan could reach the round of 16 at the World Cup with a victory over Costa Rica in the second Group E match for both teams
November 26, 2022, 4:20 PM
Japan aims for World Cup knockout stage against Costa Rica
November 26, 2022, 12:18 AM

USA to take on England in big World Cup meeting

Former Major League Soccer players Calen Carr and Charlie Davies detail what’s at stake for both teams in this high-profile match up.
November 26, 2022, 12:18 AM
USA to take on England in big World Cup meeting
November 26, 2022, 12:14 AM

World Cup match - US vs. England

A high-stakes showdown on the soccer field between Team U.S.A. and England in their World Cup match is coming.
November 26, 2022, 12:14 AM
World Cup match - US vs. England
November 25, 2022, 6:02 PM

World Cup host Qatar eliminated from the tournament

World Cup host Qatar eliminated from the tournament
November 25, 2022, 6:02 PM
World Cup host Qatar eliminated from the tournament
November 24, 2022, 7:41 PM

World Cup fans put off by prices, beer limits commute by air

Travel at this World Cup was supposed to be easy.
November 24, 2022, 7:41 PM
World Cup fans put off by prices, beer limits commute by air
November 24, 2022, 6:11 PM

Ronaldo becomes 1st male player to score at 5 World Cups

Cristiano Ronaldo has become the first male player to score at five World Cups.
November 24, 2022, 6:11 PM
Ronaldo becomes 1st male player to score at 5 World Cups
November 24, 2022, 1:44 PM

Dutch not expected to emulate Germany with World Cup protest

The Netherlands is not expected to emulate Germany by making a gesture to protest host nation Qatar’s human rights record before Friday’s World Cup game against Ecuador
November 24, 2022, 1:44 PM
Dutch not expected to emulate Germany with World Cup protest
November 23, 2022, 6:01 PM

Iranian media outlets blame Iran’s World Cup loss on anti-government protests

Plus, the death toll is in the hundreds following a devastating earthquake in Indonesia and the White House said it's prepared to provide aid and support.
November 23, 2022, 6:01 PM
Iranian media outlets blame Iran’s World Cup loss on anti-government protests
November 23, 2022, 2:46 PM

Saudi Arabia beats Argentina in World Cup shocker

The Middle Eastern team, which is ranked 51st in the world, beat Lionel Messi’s Argentina, which is ranked 3rd, 2-1 in Qatar on Tuesday.
November 23, 2022, 2:46 PM
Saudi Arabia beats Argentina in World Cup shocker
November 23, 2022, 2:42 AM

Ronaldo to leave Manchester United 'with immediate effect'

Ronaldo conducted an explosive interview on the eve of the World Cup.
November 23, 2022, 2:42 AM
Ronaldo to leave Manchester United 'with immediate effect' after explosive interview
November 23, 2022, 1:20 AM

Saudi Arabia beats Argentina in World Cup upset

Saudi Arabia beats Argentina 2-1 in a stunning upset at the soccer World Cup in Qatar.
November 23, 2022, 1:20 AM
Saudi Arabia beats Argentina in World Cup upset
November 22, 2022, 7:52 PM

Hundreds of fans report World Cup ticket woes for 2nd day

Hundreds of soccer fans in Doha are struggling to retrieve their digital World Cup tickets for a second day as problems with FIFA’s mobile application stoke confusion and frustration at the tournament
November 22, 2022, 7:52 PM
Hundreds of fans report World Cup ticket woes for 2nd day