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3 Countries That Have Qualified For The 2022 World Cup In Qatar

The next FIFA World Cup will take place in Qatar next year. 48 countries that will take part in the FIFA World Cup tournament, only 3 countries have qualified. The FIFA 2022 World Cup qualifying matches will end by June next year. The main World Cup tournament will start on November 21, 2022, and end on 18 December 2022.

  1 month ago ago
3 Countries That Have Qualified For The 2022 World Cup In Qatar

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Super Eagles Are On Track To Qualify For Qatar 2022, But Scars From The Last World Cup Remain

The Super Eagles have performed well at the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers so far. But some issues are still lingering from the 2018 edition. Despite the aberration by Odion Ighalo against Argentina in 2018, such effective form has not brought on a recurrence of the light-headedness that preceded the leaden-footedness at Russia World Cup finals.

  2 months ago ago
Super Eagles Are On Track To Qualify For Qatar 2022, But Scars From The Last World Cup Remain

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5 Best German Players Of All Time (Photos)

1. Franz Beckenbauer Franz Anton Beckenbauer is a 76-year-old German football manager and retired professional footballer who last played as a defender for Bayern Munich and the Germany national team. Widely regarded as one of the best German players of all time, Beckenbauer was twice named European Footballer of the Year.

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5 Best German Players Of All Time (Photos)

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Top 5 Greatest England Players Of All Time (Photos)

5. Alan Shearer Alan Shearer is a 51-year-old English football pundit and former professional footballer who played as a striker for Newcastle United and the England national team. Widely regarded as one of the greatest English players of all time, Shearer was named Football Writers' Association Player of the Year in 1994 and won the PFA Player of the Year award in 1995.

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Top 5 Greatest England Players Of All Time (Photos)

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Why Belgium Should Consider Sacking Roberto Martinez Before 2022 FIFA World Cup

Ranked number one in the world by FIFA, the Belgium national team are yet to prove and convince fans why they are the best in the world when it comes to international football. Early last month, FIFA released the full list of top footballing nations, as Belgium, Brazil, England, France, Italy, Argentina, Portugal and Spain all occupied the first 8th spots respectively.

  1 month ago ago
Why Belgium Should Consider Sacking Roberto Martinez Before 2022 FIFA World Cup

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Meet The Only Footballer Who Has Played For Three Countries At The FIFA World Cup

Dejan Stankovic is regarded as one of the most respected midfielders in the history of Inter Milan. The former Lazio star won a few trophies during his professional football career. He also has a very good reputation in international football. This is due to the fact that he is the only football star who has represented three different countries at the FIFA World Cup.

  2 months ago ago
Meet The Only Footballer Who Has Played For Three Countries At The FIFA World Cup

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Players Who Have Suffered Injury At The FIFA World Cup Qualifying Matches

Some players have suffered injuries at the International football that is currently going on across each Continent of the world. These Players who suffered injury will mean a huge blow to their respective clubs especially the top teams in the European league. Meanwhile, some players have got injuries at their clubs which prevented them from participating in the ongoing FIFA World Cup qualification.

  3 months ago ago
Players Who Have Suffered Injury At The FIFA World Cup Qualifying Matches

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Top 10 football players with the highest assists in the world.

1. Lionel Messi -358 The former FC Barcelona captain is widely regarded as the best player in the world and one of the greatest players of all time.Messi has scored over 750 senior career goals and has the most goals ever by a player for a single club. He is currently playing for Paris Saint-Germain with the contract set to end in 2023 with an option for an extra year.

  2 months ago ago
Top 10 football players with the highest assists in the world.

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Nigeria vs CAR: Why Nigeria must be cautious of French-born striker Louis Mafouta

Nigeria will continue its quest to qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar with a doubleheader against Central African Republic (CAR). The first leg of the encounter will take place at the Teslim Balogun Stadium on Thursday, October 7, while the return leg will take place in Cameroon three days later.

  2 months ago ago
Nigeria vs CAR: Why Nigeria must be cautious of French-born striker Louis Mafouta

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CPV 1-2 NGA: The Reason Why Nigeria Played With A Changed Squad Against Cape Verde

The Nigerian men's national football team, the Super Eagles, played their second match in Group C of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers as they faced Cape Verde. Photo Credit: @LindaIkejisblog || Twitter App. The Nigerian team that faced Cape Verde was nearly a completely different team than the one that defeated Liberia by a score of 2–0 seven days earlier, because the Cape Verde Islands were designated as a "red zone" by the UK, and anyone traveling from such a country to the UK must be isolated for 14 days before mixing with the general public.

  3 months ago ago
CPV 1-2 NGA: The Reason Why Nigeria Played With A Changed Squad Against Cape Verde

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One Wrong Decision By Rohr That Prevented Nigeria From Scoring Against Central African Republic

The Super Eagles of Nigeria suffered their first defeat of their FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign as Central African Republic beat them by a goal to nil at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos. The away side defended for most parts of the match, absorbing all the pressure they got from the Super Eagles.

  2 months ago ago
One Wrong Decision By Rohr That Prevented Nigeria From Scoring Against Central African Republic

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One major reason why Haaland might break Ronaldo's record for the international all-time top scorer

Football youngster and fast rising talent, Erling Braut Haaland has been sensational in his career having been firing from all cylinders for both club and country with his high scoring prowess. The Borussia Dortmund striker has established himself as one of the best young players across Europe, and has been referred to as many to be in the best position to step in to the shoes to be left by Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo alongside his Paris Saint Germain compatriot, Kylian Mbappé.

  3 months ago ago
One major reason why Haaland might break Ronaldo's record for the international all-time top scorer

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Why Neymar Would Be Making A Mistake If He Chooses To Retire After The 2022 World Cup

The news of players fixing their retirement after the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar is no longer new. The news of the Portuguese national team skipper, Cristiano Ronaldo and Argentine national team captain, Lionel Messi bringing their international football careers to a climax after the World Cup has increased the tempo of things expected at the World Cup next year.

  1 month ago ago
Why Neymar Would Be Making A Mistake If He Chooses To Retire After The 2022 World Cup

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NIGERIA VS CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC: Four Wise Decisions Rohr Must Utilize Against Central Republic

The Three time African champions Nigeria would be hoping to continue their good run when they host Central African Republic in the FIFA World Cup Qualifiers. The Super Eagles of Nigeria would be hoping to get all the maximum three points in order to maintain their top position on the group standings.

  2 months ago ago
NIGERIA VS CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC: Four Wise Decisions Rohr Must Utilize Against Central Republic

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FIFA Sends Message To Ahmed Musa Following His 101 Appearances For The Super Eagles

The World Football Governing Board FIFA, have taken to their official social media page to congratulate Nigerian international and Fatih Karagumruk talisman Ahmed Musa, for this exceptional record for the Super Eagles. Ahmed Musa, who made his 101 appearances for the Super Eagles in their FIFA World Cup Qualifying match against Central African Republic, is one of the most capped Super Eagles player of all time.

  1 month ago ago
FIFA Sends Message To Ahmed Musa Following His 101 Appearances For The Super Eagles

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How Nigeria Readiness Prove They Will Go Far in The Next World Cup

The Super Eagles of Nigeria are back in Camp for their FIFA World Cup Qualifier campaign. Some of the invited players ensure that they are resumed Camp early, while few others joins the rest of the squad earlier today to have a full house as they clash with Central Africa Republic tomorrow by 5:00PM.

  2 months ago ago
How Nigeria Readiness Prove They Will Go Far in The Next World Cup

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Why Super Eagles May Go Beyond Round 16 In 2022 FIFA World Cup

The 2022 FIFA World Cup is around the corner, as national teams are already competing for a place in the tournament through qualifying matches. Germany are the first national side to have qualified with two games to spare, as they won Northern Macedonia 4-0 to seal their qualification (Qatar who are the host have an automatic qualification spot as they were not involved in any group qualifying phase).

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Why Super Eagles May Go Beyond Round 16 In 2022 FIFA World Cup

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WCQ: Germany Becomes the first team to qualify for 2022 FIFA World Cup.

The international games continued yesterday, as different National teams played against each other in the FIFA world cup qualifiers group stage match. Germany sealed their place at the World Cup Finals in Qatar next year with two World Cup Qualifying (WCQ) matches to spare, beating North Macedonia 4-0 thanks to an early second-half goal by Kai Havertz, a Timo Werner brace, and Jamal Musiala’s first international goal.

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WCQ: Germany Becomes the first team to qualify for 2022 FIFA World Cup.

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Germany become first country to qualify for Qatar 2022 World Cup

Germany became the first country to qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar after a 4 - 0 win against North Macedonia on Monday. The fifth victory in five matches under new coach Hansi Flick, matching the record of predecessor Joachim Loew, has given Germany an assailable lead at the top of Group J.

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Germany become first country to qualify for Qatar 2022 World Cup

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'Ronaldo can retire' - Liverpool fans react to Diogo Jota's amazing evening with Portugal

With the suspension of the new Manchester united forward Cristiano Ronaldo, Jota excelled in attack for the Selecao in their 3-0 FIFA World Cup qualifier win over Azerbaijan on Tuesday night. The Liverpool player continued his fantastic start to the season on Tuesday night, as he registered a goal and assist for Portugal.

  3 months ago ago
'Ronaldo can retire' - Liverpool fans react to Diogo Jota's amazing evening with Portugal