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Heimir Hallgrimsson has stood down as manager of Iceland. Photograph: Matthias Hangst/Getty

Heimir Hallgrimsson has stepped down from his role as Iceland coach in the wake of their historic World Cup finals appearance last month. The FA of I(...)

A member of Pussy Riot dressed in a police uniform participates in a pitch invasion during the World Cup final between France and Croatia on Sunday. Photograph: Darren Staples/Reuters

A Moscow court has handed down a 15-day jail sentence to a member of female punk protest group Pussy Riot for interrupting Sunday’s World Cup final be(...)

 Paul Pogba of France celebrates with the World Cup trophy. Photograph: Matthias Hangst/Getty Images

If ever there was a time for Paul Pogba to dab and dance, to snapchat and sing to his heart’s content without giving a soul with any sense the opportu(...)

 French supporters celebrate on the Champs-Élysées after  their team’s victory over Croatia in the  World Cup  final. Photograph: Christophe Petit Tesson/EPA

France’s young, World Cup-winning soccer team staged a victorious homecoming parade on Monday in an open-top bus down the Champs-Élysées, as hundreds (...)

Kylian Mbappe celebrates with the World Cup after France’s 4-2 final victory over Croatia. Photograph: Matthias Hangst/Getty

Player of the tournament? Emmet Malone - N’Golo Kante and Luka Modric have to be among the contenders but for me it was Kylian Mbappé. The 19-year-ol(...)

Paul Pogba: “I think his personality is his biggest quality – the hairstyles, the emoji,” said Phil Neville on being asked what is Pogba’s greatest quality. Photograp: Franck Fife/AFP/Getty

“They talked about him having 650 pairs of shoes - he can’t be right upstairs.” - Roy Keane reckoning Jerome Boateng’s footwear fetish explained why h(...)

The France team celebrating after lifting the World Cup in Moscow. Photograph:  AFP Photo/Adrian Dennis

It was the highest scoring World Cup final for more than 50 years, which just goes to show that goals aren’t everything. France won, of course, and th(...)

Olivier Giroud lifts the World Cup trophy as thre french players celebrate their World Cup final win over Croatia at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow. Photograph: Damir Sagolj/Reuters

France 4 Croatia 2 Their style may not be to everyone’s taste but there is substance to this France team who earned their right here to be ranked alo(...)

Croatia’s players walk on the pitch at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow ahead of the World Cup final against France. Photograph:  Gabriel Bouys/AFP/Getty Images

World Cup finalists France and Croatia both named unchanged sides as they prepared to do battle for the biggest prize in football at the Luzhniki Stad(...)

The Belgium squad after their third-place play-off win over England. Photograph: Georgi Licovski/EPA

Belgium 2 England 0 England’s remarkable World Cup adventure reached a meek conclusion as Belgium beat Gareth Southgate’s men in the third-place play(...)

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