Archive | February, 2016

Passarella at the pinnacle

Every week in the build-up to Russia 2018, FIFA.com will be highlighting a classic FIFA World Cup image. Our latest photograph shows Daniel Passarella making history for Argentina in 1978.

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Watch BEAR STORY Oscar Winner for Best Animated Short

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Gabriel Osorio’s Bear Story won the Oscar for best animated short on Sunday night at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.

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Marinovic: New Zealand’s lower-league gem

FIFA.com spoke to New Zealand goalkeeper Stefan Marinovic about representing the Kiwis in FIFA World Cup qualifying, toiling through the German fourth division with SpVgg Unterhaching, nearly walking away from football before his big break, playing in front of large crowds and much more.

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Zizou’s gloomy goodbye

Every week in the build-up to Russia 2018, FIFA.com will be highlighting a classic FIFA World Cup image. We continue with a look back to Zinedine Zidane's notorious exit from Germany 2006.

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Valenki replace football boots in Nizhny Novgorod

An unusual match has taken place next to the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium – which will host games at Russia 2018 – with boots being swapped for traditional Russian winter footwear called valenki.

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Valeria Taburenko: World Cup mascot can unite country

FIFA.com introduces fans to the three finalists of the campaign to design the Official Mascot of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. Their work will be put to a nationwide vote in autumn 2016, which will determine the tournament's mascot. Today we learn all about Valeria Taburenko from Saint Petersburg State University of Technology and Design.

 

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Valeria Taburenko: World Cup mascot can unite country

FIFA.com introduces fans to the three finalists of the campaign to design the Official Mascot of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. Their work will be put to a nationwide vote in autumn 2016, which will determine the tournament's mascot. Today we learn all about Valeria Taburenko from Saint Petersburg State University of Technology and Design.

 

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A mascot springing from ancient Russia

FIFA.com introduces fans to the three finalists of the campaign to design the Official Mascot of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia. Their work will be put to a national vote in autumn to determine the tournament's mascot. Today we learn all about Sofia Podlesnykh from Novgorod State University.

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A mascot springing from ancient Russia

FIFA.com introduces fans to the three finalists of the campaign to design the Official Mascot of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia. Their work will be put to a national vote in autumn to determine the tournament's mascot. Today we learn all about Sofia Podlesnykh from Novgorod State University.

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Solomons seek to reprise historic high watermark

FIFA.com speaks to Solomon Islands veteran star Henry Fa'Arodo who says the Bonitos are aiming to reward the nation's passion for football during upcoming Russia 2018 qualifying.

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