England’s Raheem Sterling leaves Qatar after intruders break into family home

England’s Raheem Sterling leaves Qatar after intruders break into family home

CNN  —  England soccer star Raheem Sterling is returning home from the World Cup in Qatar after armed intruders broke into his home while his family were inside, a person with knowledge of the situation told CNN. The incident happened on Saturday evening, the individual told CNN, and Sterling is said to be “shaken” and … Read more

Germany knocked out of World Cup after extraordinary finale to Group E

Germany knocked out of World Cup after extraordinary finale to Group E

CNN  —  Germany was knocked out of the 2022 World Cup on Thursday after a quite extraordinary finale to Group E, despite beating Costa Rica. At varying points of the two games, fans of Spain and Japan as well as Costa Rica and Germany each thought that their countries might be on their way to … Read more

Why Saudi Arabia is hosting one of the world’s biggest raves

Why Saudi Arabia is hosting one of the world’s biggest raves

Editor’s Note: A version of this story first appeared in CNN’s Meanwhile in the Middle East newsletter, a three-times-a-week look inside the region’s biggest stories. Sign up here. Abu Dhabi, UAE CNN  —  Electronic music, strobe lights, glittered faces and hundreds of thousands of people in mixed-gender gyrations are all part of a new kind … Read more

United States Women’s National Team earns more money from men’s World Cup than its previous two women’s tournaments

United States Women’s National Team earns more money from men’s World Cup than its previous two women’s tournaments

CNN  —  The United States Women’s National Team (USWNT) earned more money from its male equivalent reaching the knockout stages of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar than it did from winning its own tournaments in 2015 and 2019. As a result of the equal pay agreement forged earlier this year between the United … Read more

Iran vs. United States Highlights | 2022 FIFA World Cup – FOX Soccer

Iran vs. United States Highlights | 2022 FIFA World Cup – FOX Soccer

Iran vs. United States Highlights | 2022 FIFA World Cup  FOX Soccer How USMNT, Gregg Berhalter adjusted tactics vs. England  The Washington Post Did US Soccer just score an own goal?  CNN USA vs. Iran highlights: Americans make it through to Round of 16  FOX Sports US moves to knockout stage with win over Iran  Fox News View Full Coverage … Read more

Iran faces USA in winner-takes-all match to progress to World Cup knockout stages

Iran faces USA in winner-takes-all match to progress to World Cup knockout stages

CNN  —  The knockout stage has already arrived for the United States Men’s National Team (USMNT) at the World Cup – nothing less than a win on Tuesday will suffice when it takes on Iran in a winner-takes-all match. Whichever team wins will reach the round-of-16 at Qatar 2022, and for the USMNT, even a … Read more

Cameroon vs. Serbia Highlights | 2022 FIFA World Cup – FOX Soccer

Cameroon vs. Serbia Highlights | 2022 FIFA World Cup – FOX Soccer

Cameroon vs. Serbia Highlights | 2022 FIFA World Cup  FOX Soccer South Korea vs. Ghana Live; Serbia and Cameroon Tie: World Cup Updates  The New York Times Aboubakar rescues Cameroon in 3-3 draw with Serbia  Reuters World Cup 2022 highlights: Cameroon rallies to tie Serbia 3-3  FOX Sports Cameroon 3-3 Serbia: World Cup 2022 – as it happened  The Guardian … Read more

After US Soccer changes Iranian flag on social media, Iran calls for US to be kicked out of 2022 World Cup

After US Soccer changes Iranian flag on social media, Iran calls for US to be kicked out of 2022 World Cup

CNN  —  Iran state media has called for the US to be kicked out of the 2022 World Cup after the United States Soccer Federation changed Iran’s flag on its social media platforms to show support for protesters in Iran. The federation had temporarily displayed Iran’s national flag on its official Twitter, Instagram and Facebook … Read more

Qatar vs. Senegal Highlights | 2022 FIFA World Cup – FOX Soccer

Qatar vs. Senegal Highlights | 2022 FIFA World Cup – FOX Soccer

Qatar vs. Senegal Highlights | 2022 FIFA World Cup  FOX Soccer Qatar 1-3 Senegal: World Cup 2022 – as it happened  The Guardian Senegal beats Qatar; Netherlands vs. Ecuador next: World Cup live updates  The Washington Post Qatar vs Senegal and other World Cup news and highlights  CNN World Cup 2022 highlights: Senegal shows strength with 3-1 win vs. … Read more

Cristiano Ronaldo makes history as first man to score in five World Cups

Cristiano Ronaldo makes history as first man to score in five World Cups

Stadium 974, Doha, Qatar CNN  —  Watching Cristiano Ronaldo in the first half of Portugal’s World Cup opener against Ghana on Thursday, you could feel the frustration from the stands. The striker still looked the part, waving to the crowds and receiving the biggest cheer of anyone when the starting lineups were announced before kickoff. … Read more