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Under Marcello Lippi, Guangzhou finished fourth in the Club World Cup in Morocco in 2013.

He was the top scorer in Europe in 2006, the same year he helped Italy win the World Cup.

950638 Women’s World Cup: The beautiful game 242 photos China’s Wu Haiyan stops the ball.

U.S. women in the World Cup 44 photos Rapinoe tries to hold off Sweden’s Therese Sjogran.

U.S. women in the World Cup 44 photos U.S. goalie Hope Solo makes a save against Nigeria.

FIFA said Wednesday it will delay the start of the bidding process for the 2026 World Cup.

Done View gallery Mashhad (Iran) (AFP) – To outsiders this was a 2018 World Cup qualifier.

We’re hoping it will do for women’s basketball what the World Cup did for women’s soccer.”

The Canadian National Ski Team open the World Cup season in Ruka, Finland, November 27-29.

6.10 p.m. Wembley has broken the Rugby World Cup crowd record for a second straight match.

U.S. women in the World Cup 44 photos Heath fights for the ball with China’s Pang Fengyue.

Every year we have a lecture on drugs, wrote captain Ricky Ponting in his World Cup diary.

The Calgary native won the men’s 12.5-kilometre pursuit race at a World Cup event Saturday.

The 2006 World Cup was behind the idea Why was Dortmund chosen to be the museum’s location?

Kieran Read touches down during the 2015 Rugby World Cup quarterfinal match against France.

It was the fourth straight World Cup victory for Vonn, who won three races the week before.

A slalom is scheduled on Feb. 14, 2016 at Naeba, which last hosted World Cup races in 1975.

Prior to the Ashes, England face World Cup finalists New Zealand in a limited overs series.

The United States won the previous World Cup in Spain in 2014, beating Serbia in the final.

“All is not lost and our aim is still to win one game at the World Cup and we’re on track.’

Here’s a recap of Canada’s previous Women’s World Cup experiences, tournament by tournament.

“I thought his last game in the World Cup final was one of the best he played,” Hansen said.

60426 Angie Ponce scored Ecuador’s first World Cup goal on a penalty kick in the 64th minute.

950672 Women’s World Cup: The beautiful game 41 photos Ordega fouls Sweden’s Therese Sjogran.

950681 Women’s World Cup: The beautiful game 59 photos Mexico’s players celebrate their goal.

950690 Women’s World Cup: The beautiful game 92 photos Mexico’s players celebrate their goal.

If the World Cup‘s a big deal, best-on-best tournament, why do we need to go to the Olympics?

England’s only win in five matches so far at this World Cup was against second-tier Scotland.

It’s important that the World Cup is not awarded to whoever pays the highest bribe,” he said.

The three-time World Cup champion said his recovery now feels like “the most important medal.”

As for Australia’s sledging in the World Cup final, Guptill said: “It’s just the way they are.

Wales scrum-half Rhys Webb has been ruled out of the Rugby World Cup because of a foot injury.

A single host nation for the Club World Cup in 2017 and 2018 should also be picked, FIFA said.

Coming into the World Cup, France’s squad were tested three times by the nation’s ALDA agency.

Lloyd scored for the United States from 50 yards against Japan in the Women’s World Cup final.

950575 Women’s World Cup: The beautiful game 187 photos Ordega fouls Sweden’s Therese Sjogran.

950607 Women’s World Cup: The beautiful game 200 photos Ordega fouls Sweden’s Therese Sjogran.

950657 Women’s World Cup: The beautiful game 242 photos Mexico’s players celebrate their goal.

He is hopeful, though, that World Cup viewers will flip to the NASCAR race when the game ends.

Qatar won the bid to host the 2022 World Cup, while Russia is due to host the 2018 tournament.

The legendary Rio stadium was renovated for last year’s World Cup at a cost of US$500 million.

The mass start was introduced to the long track World Cup circuit during the 2011-2012 season.

U.S. women in the World Cup 44 photos U.S. supporters cheer their team during the Sweden match.

U.S. women in the World Cup 11 photos U.S. supporters cheer their team during the Sweden match.

It’s the third straight World Cup in which Australia (1-1-1) has advanced past the group stage.

950675 Women’s World Cup: The beautiful game 59 photos Canada’s Melissa Tancredi wins a header.

539 – Minutes the U.S. team had held its World Cup opponents scoreless, just short of a record.

Coming into the World Cup, France’s squad were tested three times by the country’s ALDA agency.

She now has 47 in 108 international appearances, as France makes its third World Cup appearance.

The pressure is on Canada, ranked eighth in the world and making its sixth World Cup appearance.

Sunday’s match forms an important part of England and Australia’s preparation for the World Cup.

It is obvious that there was a slush fund within the German World Cup bid, said the 70-year-old.

He recently signed for Toulon. 20 photos: Rugby World Cup 2015: Who will shine on the big stage?

Medway’s Rachael Burford takes to the field for England in their World Cup final against Canada.

Geoffrey Boycott, Ex-England batsman on Test Match Special “England are not out of the World Cup.

494758 Moyse also played on the rugby sevens team that won silver at the World Cup event in 2013.

Colombia hadn’t won a World Cup match until the upset of France in the team’s second group match.

FIFA has now ordered two 2018 World Cup qualifiers to be forfeited because of ineligible players.

Asian parents: Your kids are not robots After FIFA scandal, the revenge of the Women’s World Cup?

November 2: Germany’s Federal Chancellery confirms it will go through the World Cup 2006 records.

850573 This season, he finished first in the overall World Cup rankings in those same two events.

Unlike the Women’s World Cup, which has a field of 24, the Olympics feature just 12 women’s teaMs. Scolari, Brazil’s former 2002 World Cup-winning coach, was also hired this month to lead the team.

Maze is one of just six female skiers who have won World Cup races in all five alpine disciplines.

Take the 65th minute of Argentina’s match against Bosnia-Herzegovina at the World Cup last summer.

The Polish team is one point ahead of the Germans atop Group D. Germany won the World Cup in 2014.

Their idea called for the country to have the 12 best possible stadiums after the World Cup ended?

Pakistan’s Younus Khan hits a boundary during the Pool B 2015 Cricket World Cup match against So …

454457 Last year, it saw 350 million people worldwide engaged in conversation around the World Cup.

Lauber said he did not feel under pressure with the next World Cup in Russia just three years away.

950536 Women’s World Cup: The beautiful game 111 photos U.S. forward Christen Press heads the ball.

Marsh is not the only player at this World Cup looking to emulate his father by lifting the trophy.

950577 Women’s World Cup: The beautiful game 187 photos U.S. forward Christen Press heads the ball.

Russia, the 2018 World Cup host, met two of the four requirements, and 2022 host Qatar scored zero.

950664 Women’s World Cup: The beautiful game 242 photos U.S. forward Christen Press heads the ball.

News, Opinion & Analysis U.S. Women Win World Cup The U.S. beat Japan 5-2 for a third FIFA victory.

“It’s a target of mine to have a World Cup when we beat a southern hemisphere team when it matters.

At last year’s World Cup in Brazil, Benzema scored three goals as France reached the quarterfinals.

U.S. women in the World Cup 18 photos U.S. forward Christen Press heads the ball against Australia.

The Americans defeated Honduras 7-0 and also cliched a spot in the U20 Women’s World Cup next year.

Reds forward Mario Balotelli compared Gerrard to Italian World Cup-winning midfielder Andrea Pirlo.

They will now get a rematch against Japan, the team that defeated them in the 2011 World Cup final.

The basketball-crazy Philippines qualified for last year’s FIBA World Cup in Spain, finishing 21st.

Swiss police said last month that they were looking into how forthcoming World Cups were allocated.

Wu Pao-chun also won the Louis Lesaffre Cup in 2007 and a silver medal at the 2008 Bakery World Cup.

“We don’t have the same start at the World Cup as we do here and that makes a big difference for us.

950562 Women’s World Cup: The beautiful game 183 photos Wang collects a ball with Sinclair close by.

876767 Two World Cups in two attempts, after 24 long years of waiting and missing and falling short.

Shanshan was able to take a shot out of mid-air in front and score her second goal of the World Cup.

U.S. women in the World Cup 29 photos U.S. fans sing the national anthem before the Australia match.

U.S. women in the World Cup 33 photos China’s Lou Jiahui collides with U.S. defender Julie Johnston.

NIKE SPOT: Nike is not a sponsor of the World Cup, but they are a sponsor of the United States team.

He holds the record for Spanish caps (162) and has won two European Championships and the World Cup.

293083 He was Japan coach at the 2006 World Cup, where the team didn’t make it past the group stage.

The British organize the camp’s nightly soccer matches, a veritable mini-World Cup on a sandy pitch.

Sage Acorn says he ‘immediately said yes’ to being asked to escort World Cup players onto the field.

Switzerland has launched an investigation into the bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.

City officials declared three public holidays in an effort to curb traffic during the 2014 World Cup.

2004 – Serves on the South African delegation that helps South Africa land the 2010 Soccer World Cup.

950548 Women’s World Cup: The beautiful game 183 photos Colombia’s Yoreli Rincon runs after the ball.

Fleming was part of two World Cup teams – U17 and U20 – that both reached the quarter-finals in 2014.

Aguero last played at BMO Field as part of the Argentine squad that won the 2007 FIFA U-20 World Cup.

World Cup final stats New Zealand are aiming to become the first side to win back-to-back World Cups.