World Cup

Concacaf Gold Cup Schedule 2019

The U.S. looks to win back-to-back championships for the first time since 2005, '07
Concacaf Gold Cup Schedule 2019

The 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup will take place June 15-July 7 with the United States, Costa Rica and Jamaica serving as co-hosts. The U.S. previously co-hosted both the 1993 and 2003 Gold Cup events with Mexico, and shared the 2015 edition with Canada. But this year's event will mark the first time that Gold Cup matches have been played outside of North America. Beyond that the United States has hosted every Gold Cup game.

 

Women's World Cup Schedule 2019

Team USA and the world's best play this summer

FIFA's 2019 Women's World Cup, taking place June 7-July 7, is nearly here. And yes, the United States (USWNT) made the cut, along with world's best national soccer teams. The match schedule is out (see below), the teams are ready, and FOX Sports will be airing most of the games during the tournament.

USWNT: Team USA Women's World Cup Roster for 2019

This year's squad has a mixture of both youth and experience
2019 Team USA FIFA Women's World Cup Roster

We're just a month away from the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup, which will be taking place on European soil for the first time since 2011 (Germany), and just the third time in tournament history (the 1995 edition was in Sweden). With France as the backdrop, Team USA is looking to keep its place atop the soccer mountain.

 

Did Players Get Paid at the World Cup?

See how much, and what one champion did with it
How much money did players make at the World Cup?

Did players get paid at the World Cup?

 

Yes. FIFA paid roughly $400 million to the 32 teams that competed in Russia, with World Cup champion France earning $38 million, runner-up Croatia netting $28 million and third-place Belgium taking $24 million, respectively. From there, it was up to each individual nation’s football federation to determine the players’ payment.

 

5 Reasons Why the United States Hosting the 2026 World Cup is a Good Thing

The last time the World Cup was played on American soil was 1994
5 Reasons Why the United States Hosting the 2026 World Cup is a Good Thing

Just as this year’s FIFA World Cup was getting underway in Russia, soccer’s international governing body announced that the United States, along with Mexico and Canada, will jointly host the 2026 World Cup. This will be only the second time that multiple countries have hosted soccer’s biggest event (Japan and South Korea did so in 2002).

 

2018 FIFA World Cup: Group Stage Preview and Predictions

The 21st FIFA World Cup kicks off June 14 and runs wild until July 15
The 21st FIFA World Cup kicks off June 14 and runs wild until July 15

The 21st FIFA World Cup kicks off June 14 and runs wild until the 64th and final match July 15 (FOX, 11 a.m. ET) in Moscow, Russia. The 32 qualified teams have been divided into eight groups, with each team playing three matches apiece in the Group Stage. The top two teams from each group advance to the Knockout Stage. From there, it's a 16-team, single-elimination tournament. Losers wait another four years to compete. The winning side is immortalized in World Cup lore.

 

5 Reasons Why Brazil is the Favorite to Win the 2018 FIFA World Cup

Brazil is looking to win its sixth World Cup title.
5 Reasons Why Brazil is the Favorite to Win the 2018 FIFA World Cup

The latest edition of the FIFA World Cup begins this week from Russia, who is hosting the event for the first time ever. Just like the last World Cup four years ago, many familiar teams such as Spain, Uruguay, Portugal, Japan, and defending champion Germany will be participating. But another familiar country is the odds-on favorite to win it all.

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