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World Cup 2018

Egypt's Salah given honourary Chechen citizenship

Chechnya leader Ramzan Kadyrov pinned broach of Chechen flag onto Mohamed Salah's shirt during ceremonial banquet.

Egypt's Mohamed Salah given honourary Chechen citizenship

Podcast

It's all fun and games until the nationalists show up

Game of Our Lives, the football podcast from Al Jazeera, is covering the goals, triumphs, tragedies, and politics of the 2018 World Cup.

It's all fun and games until the nationalists show up

Football

Football, the craziness and the world

As the World Cup delivers triumph and tragedy on the field, it's impossible to keep the politics from trickling in.

Football, the craziness and the world

World Cup 2018

Updates: Iran v Spain - Costa's goal sees off Iran

Live updates from the World Cup 2018 Group B match between Iran and Spain.

Updates: Iran v Spain - Costa's goal sees off Iran

World Cup 2018

World Cup 2018: Costa's goal sees off courageous Iran

Deflected goal off Costa's leg gives Spain first win of the tournament after strong show by Iran.

Costa's goal sees off strong Iran challenge in World Cup 2018

World Cup 2018

Updates: Suarez leads Uruguay to win over Saudi Arabia

Live updates from the World Cup 2018 match between Uruguay and Saudi Arabia.

Updates: Suarez leads Uruguay to win over Saudi Arabia

World Cup 2018

Updates: Portugal v Morocco - Ronaldo on target

Live updates from the World Cup 2018 match between Portugal and Morocco.

Updates: Portugal v Morocco - Ronaldo on target

World Cup 2018

Ronaldo's header knocks Morocco out of World Cup 2018

The Portugal captain scored only goal of the match in the fourth minute to take his tally to four goals in two games.

Ronaldo's goal helps Portugal knock Morocco out of World Cup 2018

World Cup 2018

Can Peru go past scandals to succeed at the World Cup?

The team lost its opening game against Denmark but fans are hoping for a longer stay in Russia.

Can Peru overcome scandals to succeed at Russia World Cup?

World Cup 2018

Updates: Russia v Egypt - Hosts seal dominant win

Live text updates as Russia take on Egypt in the World Cup 2018 group match.

Updates: Russia v Egypt - Hosts seal dominant win

World Cup 2018

World Cup 2018: Salah scores but Egypt lose to Russia

Hosts Russia on the brink of progress through dominant performance while Egypt all but out of the tournament.

Mo Salah on target but Egypt lose to Russia in World Cup 2018

World Cup 2018

'Mo Salah is fit', Egypt coach warns Russia

Egypt need at least a draw against hosts Russia to stay in hunt for a place in the knockout round.

World Cup 2018: 'Mo Salah is fit', Egypt coach warns Russia

World Cup 2018

World Cup 2018: Senegal look to 'win it for Africa'

It will be Senegal's first World Cup appearance since 2002 but the coach is counting on experience to get them through.

High hopes for Senegal before World Cup opener against Poland

World Cup 2018

World Cup 2018: Last-gasp England edge past Tunisia

Captain Kane scores a double to settle England's nerves in its opening game of the tournament.

World Cup 2018: England beat Tunisia, Belgium thrash Panama

Europe

World Cup 2018: England fans arrive in Russia amid tight security

While arriving in Volgograd for their team's opening match with Tunisia, they were warmly greeted by local residents despite many previous clashes between Russian and English football fans.