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Hong Kong midfielder Lam Ka Wai is shaping as a key component for his team for the upcoming Russia 2018 qualifiers.
Australia coach Ange Postecoglou has lost three foreign-based stars to injury ahead of FIFA World Cup qualifiers next month against Bangladesh and Tajikistan.
It was a summer to savour for Jamaican football as the Reggae Boyz roared to reach the final of the CONCACAF Gold Cup, jumping way up the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking in the process.
FIFA.com spoke with India captain Sunil Chhetri about the 31-year-old's legacy so far, along with his thoughts on the Blue Tigers' ability to progress on their road to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia despite some disappointing results early on and much more.
FIFA.com sat down with Danish international Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg, who is currently plying his trade in Germany with Bayern Munich, and the young midfielder spoke to use about Denmark's road to Russia 2018, settling into life in the German Bundesliga and much more.
A tiny population of 15,000 makes Cook Islands among the smallest nations to ever compete in FIFA World Cup qualifying, but the Polynesian nation are doing everything possible to overcome numerous logistical hurdles under new coach Drew Sherman.
Celtic attacking midfielder Tom Rogic will make his long-awaited Socceroos return next month in 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Bangladesh and Tajikistan.
Nikolas Ledgerwood speaks to FIFA.com about the 'religon' football is in Germany, his desire to one day return to North America and Canada's hopes of qualifying for the FIFA World Cup.
In European zone qualifying for the 2018 World Cup, Group G looks set to go down to the wire between to former world champions: Spain and Italy.
Though Belgium are the team to beat in Group H, Greece will be out to build on their fine FIFA World Cup qualification record of recent times, with Bosnia and Herzegovina, Estonia and Cyprus also all in contention.
Brazil 2014 play-off rivals Croatia and Iceland are reunited on the road to Russia 2018, while Ukraine and Turkey will also be hopeful of staking a claim. FIFA.com looks closer at Group I.
Nothing to lose and everything to gain. That is what all six sides drawn into Group E of the European qualifying competition, Romania, Denmark, Poland, Montenegro, Armenia and Kazakhstan, will be thinking.
With Gareth Bale the standout star in European Zone qualifying Group D for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, we look at the hopes for his Wales side who face British Isles rivals Republic of Ireland, as well as Serbia, Austria, Georgia and Moldova.
Germany still have to earn the right to defend the crown they won in Brazil. Czech Republic,
Northern Ireland and Norway are the biggest threats to Joachim Low's team.
FIFA.com looks closer at Group B in the European Zone, where Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal will be hoping to excel in a section that also includes the likes of Switzerland and Hungary.
FIFA.com previews a fascinating Group A in UEFA qualifying for Russia 2018 which includes former world champions France, three-time runners-up Netherlands, plus Sweden, Bulgaria, Belarus and Luxembourg.
FIFA.com runs the rule over Europe's Group F in 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia qualifying, which features a meeting of football's oldest rivals.
CSKA Moscow head coach Leonid Slutsky has been appointed as Russia's national team manager, succeeding Fabio Capello. He will combine the role with his club post.
American Samoa and Tonga will make a rare trip to Melanesia later this month when they prepare for upcoming Oceania stage one qualifiers for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia by playing internationals in Fiji.
Asia's qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia has so far produced plenty of surprises, which have drawn increasing attention from across the continent and beyond.
Around 20 per cent of the total waste collected during the Preliminary Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ was dispatched for recycling.
To anyone who followed the Preliminary Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, it would have been hard to miss the lively colours and animated designs that decorated the stage behind presenters Natalia Vodianova and Dmitry Shepelev.
After sitting out the qualifiers for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil by virtue of being the competition hosts, five-time world champions Brazil return to the campaign trail in the race for places at Russia 2018.
The fixtures for the European Zone qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ have been finalised.
England manager Roy Hodgson believe his side's pairing with Scotland for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia qualifiers will provide clashes of an intensity rarely seen in the preliminary stages.
Fabio Cannavaro, a FIFA World Cup winner with Italy in 2006, looks ahead to the European Zone qualifiers after assisting at the Russia 2018 Preliminary Draw.
 
 
Cameroonian goalscoring legend Samuel Eto’o gave us his view on what to expect in the African Zone, where the first round of the qualifying competition begins on 5 October.
FIFA.com rounds up the results from the Preliminary Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, which took place at the Konstantin Palace in St. Petersburg on Saturday 25 July.
The make-up of the third and fourth rounds of the CONCACAF qualifiers for Russia 2018 was revealed in St Petersburg on Saturday. FIFA.com assesses the road ahead for the region’s hopefuls. 
The Preliminary Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ has taken place at St Petersburg's Konstantin Palace, with Spain-Italy just one of hundreds of tantalising qualifiers left in store. 
FIFA.com takes a closer look at the groups in the European Zone, where Spain meet Italy, France take on the Netherlands and Sweden, and England reprise their old rivalry with Scotland. 
New Zealand have dominated the last two Oceania qualifying competitions for the FIFA World Cup. Will it be the same again, or can New Caledonia, Tahiti or another underdog spring a surprise?
Brazil return to FIFA World Cup qualifying, Chile began it as continental kings for the first time, and Argentina start out as the highest-ranked team in the world. FIFA.com previews the South American preliminaries for Russia 2018.
On Saturday 25 July, as the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Preliminary Draw was taking place in St. Petersburg, a seminar was held for teams participating in the qualifiers for the 21st edition of football’s flagship event.
Some 300 volunteers are lending a helping hand to ensure that Saturday’s Preliminary Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ in St Petersburg is a success. Without them, the event would not be possible.
A total of 141 teams will discover the path they must take to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia on Saturday when the Preliminary Draw takes place at the Konstantin Palace in St. Petersburg.
A total of 141 teams will discover the path they must take to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia on Saturday when the Preliminary Draw takes place at the Konstantin Palace in St. Petersburg.
On the eve of the Preliminary Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, FIFA.com takes you on a trip down memory lane by looking back at the careers of the star-studded Draw Assistants. 
As part of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Preliminary Draw activities, Official FIFA Licensee, The Federal State Unitary Enterprise Marka Publishing and Trading Center, presented the first philatelic items that have been created to celebrate the tournament.
On the eve of the Preliminary Draw in Saint Petersburg, the Organising Committee for the FIFA World Cup™ today unveiled the match schedules for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 and the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ Russia.