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Iceland will be hoping to make an entry into a major tournament for the first time when they welcome Croatia to Reykjavik on Friday, in the first leg of the WCQ playoff.
Preview: Iceland to take advantage of woeful Croatia
Lars Lagerbäck’s men will be hoping to take full advantage of Croatia’s dismal run in recent games which saw them finish second in Group A, nine points behind leaders Belgium. The Blazers got off to a flying start winning five of their opening six matches, but uncharacteristically failed to win any of their remaining four.... Read the rest of the article »
Watch Portugal and Sweden battle it out in their first leg playoff match at the Estádio da Luz, live on ESPN networks.
Preview: Ronaldo and Ibrahimovic will have to make the difference
Since the draw dictated Portugal and Sweden would go head-to-head to determine who would be in next year's World Cup, nearly all of the talk has been about Cristiano Ronaldo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic. On Friday, they will both get a chance to to prove their worth at the Estádio da Luz in Lisbon.
The unfortunate part... Read the rest of the article »
Rivals Uruguay and Argentina will clash in Montevideo in a World Cup Qualifying match on Tuesday the 15th of October 2013.
Preview: Uruguay hoping to revel in difficult Argentina test
La Celeste face a horrendous task at hand as they lock horns with South American giants Argentina. Uruguay currently fifth in the table have an outside chance of making a direct qualification to World Cup 2014 and it will only be an unexpected set of results which will book Uruguay’s place in the World Cup in Brazil.
Óscar... Read the rest of the article »
It’s time for Africa’s Brazil 2014 hopefuls – Cote d’Ivoire, Egypt, Ghana, Nigeria and the rest – to step on the field. Watch all five African World Cup qualifying playoff matches live on TV and online.
The CAF World Cup qualifying playoff matches between October 12 and October 15 will certainly live up to expectations with great match ups. Which of these 10 nations will represent Africa at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil?
Half of the story will be told this month and all of the five matches will be broadcast live on TV in the United States of America thanks to beIN Sport. If you live outside... Read the rest of the article »
Ecuador will host Uruguay on Friday, the 11th of October as both teams aim for a direct qualification to World Cup 2014.
Preview: La Celeste looking to defy Ecuador of a WC spot for the second consecutive time
The fixture has a lot of historical relevance to it and has in the past played a huge role in deciding which team gets to play in the most celebrated football event.
Back in 2001 Ecuador were battling with fellow South American teams to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in their history.... Read the rest of the article »
RheinEnergieStadion will play host to a World Cup qualifying match between Germany and the Republic of Ireland. Watch the match live on ESPN and other networks.
Preview: Joachim Löw hoping to earn qualification with a win over Ireland
A victory will guarantee Germany a place in the World Cup to be held in Brazil next year. Should Joachim Löw’s fail to earn maximum points from the game, their fate will then be decided in the final match against Sweden, who gave the Germans a run for their money when the two sides squared off last year... Read the rest of the article »
ESPN has a packed TV schedule between October 11 and October 15, 2013. Watch up to 39 FIFA World Cup qualifying matches live. Get full details in this live streaming online and TV guide.
This online streaming service will spoil you during the next few days with its amazing package of 20 international matches – 19 of those being World Cup qualifiers and the other one being a friendly match between Les Bleus of France and the Socceroos of Australia.
Some of the top teams featuring in ESPN3’s selection between October 11 and October 15 are Croatia, Netherlands... Read the rest of the article »
Although the United States has already qualified for the World Cup in Brazil, Klinsmann's squad still has a point to prove.
The United States will head into their final two CONCACAF matches against Jamaica and Panama knowing that they already have a spot at next year's World Cup. But although the USMNT already booked their place, they are also in a tight race for first place in the group, and they could also spoil the party for Jamaica and Panama.
A victory over Jamaica would eliminate The Reggae Boyz, but if they... Read the rest of the article »
CONMEBOL & CONCACAF WORLD CUP QUALIFYING MATCHES HIGHLIGHT FRIDAY & SATURDAY PROGRAMMING ON beIN SPORT
beIN SPORT and beIN SPORT en Español Debut Today Nationwide in HD & SD on AT&T U-VERSE
Both beIN SPORT and beIN SPORT en Español will be available in the U-verse TV lineup. The programming will be offered in both standard definition and high definition. AT&T U-VERSE TV subscribers will now have access to live football action from CONMEBOL... Read the rest of the article »
ESPN Networks – namely ESPN, ESPN3, ESPN Deportes, ESPNEWS and WatchESPN – are up for the live broadcast of a massive 39 international soccer matches (of which 38 are World Cup qualifiers).
LiveSoccerTV offers its cherished users a clear view of what to watch and where to watch it on September 6, September 7 and September 10, 2013.
ESPN schedule – September 6 to September 10, 2013
There will be only one international soccer match on ESPN during the international break. What else could it be but USA vs Mexico? Kick-off is at 20:00 ET on Tuesday, September 10, 2013.
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Any complacency will surely kill a depleted English side that needs to beat Moldova in order to return to the top of their World Cup qualification group
Despite being more or less average throughout the qualification campaign, England should consider themselves really lucky that they still have a chance to pip Montenegro to first spot in Group H of the UEFA World Cup Qualification stage.
Had Montenegro been more adventurous and consistent in their displays, they could have had consolidated their place at the top of the table. As things stand... Read the rest of the article »
La Roja will get a chance to distance themselves at the top of Group I on Friday when they host last placed Finland.
On the brink of his 100th appearance for Spain, Sergio Ramos would love to welcome that milestone with a victory over Finland on Friday. The Real Madrid defender could and most likely will become the eighth Spanish player to reach 100 appearances for Spain, and he would also become the youngest player to reach 100 caps, beating out Germany's Lukas Podolski by 21 days.
Vicente Del Bosque's... Read the rest of the article »
The United States and Honduras will kick off the next phase of World Cup Qualifying in San Pedro Sula on Wednesday.
The Estadio Olimpico in San Pedro Sula will be electric on Wednesday as Honduras will play host to the United States in the first match of their Hexagonal. Top three teams in the group will get an automatic spot at the World Cup in 2014, held in Brazil, while the fourth placed team will have to play a two-leg elimination with the winner of the Oceania Confederation.
With Costa Rica, Jamaica... Read the rest of the article »
Los Albicelestes will be looking to extend their lead at the summit of the South American World Cup qualifiers in a tricky visit to Santiago.
Argentina will be hoping to defend competition leadership when they travel to Santiago to take on a beleaguered Chile in what promises to be a hotly-contested South American World Cup qualifier on Tuesday.
Alejandro Sabella's side come into the clash in sensational form after having thrashed South American champions Uruguay 3-0 in a one-sided River Plate derby in Mendoza on Friday.
In... Read the rest of the article »
Messi, Falcao and Caicedo guided their respective national teams to victory in Friday's round of South American World Cup qualifying.
Argentina, Colombia and Ecuador took a giant step closer towards the 2014 World Cup after obtaining important victories in their respective South American World Cup qualifiers on Friday.
The same could not be said for Uruguay, Paraguay and Chile, who suffered disappointing away defeats against much superior rivals.
Meanwhile, the only draw of the round came in the game between general misfits Bolivia and Peru.
Venezuela, the only South American team to have never qualified for the World Cup, didn't participate in round eight, due to a bye.
Argentina lead the nine-team ladder, with 17 points from eight games, and are followed by Colombia and Ecuador, both with 16.
In this report:
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Los Albicelestes will be hoping to take a step closer towards Brazil 2014 against the South American champions.
Argentina and Uruguay, two star-studded sides, clash in what promises to be a mouth-watering South American World Cup qualifier in Mendoza, Argentina, on Friday.
The latest edition of the traditional River Plate derby brings together numerous household names, with the likes of World Player of the Year Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero, Diego Forlan, Luis Suarez and many more.
Argentina, who... Read the rest of the article »
Exciting Soccer Matches Include USA Battling Antigua & Barbuda and Messi’s Argentina Taking on Uruguay
beIN SPORT, the new 24-hour international sports network, has an exciting slate of live, exclusive coverage of World Cup qualifying soccer in the Americas this Friday, Oct. 12. The schedule features the U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team versus Antigua & Barbuda from Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in North Sound, Antigua as part of the CONCACAF tournament.
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Peru vs Argentina airs live in various countries around the world tonight. See where to watch this South American World Cup qualifying match live.
Argentina secured a vital victory at home to Paraguay last Friday. The Albiceleste’s attacking line lived up to expectations. Angel Di Mari put the Argentines on the right track as early as inside the third minute.
Jonathan Fabbro equalized for Paraguay from the penalty spot after 17 minutes but Gonzalo Higuain restored the hosts’ advantage on the half-hour mark. Lionel Messi cemented... Read the rest of the article »
Only two points separate Chile from Colombia in the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers. Both teams will be eager to claim victory on Tuesday.
Colombia pulled off a resounding 4-0 victory over reigning Copa America champions Uruguay last Friday. Atletico Madrid’s Radamel Falcao offered the Colombians a brilliant start with a goal after only two minutes. The Uruguayans managed to keep the deficit at 1-0 at the break.
However, a quick brace from Teofilo Gutierrez inside the first five minutes of the second period ended the hopes... Read the rest of the article »
Wounded Uruguay take on Ecuador in Montevideo four days after the South American World Cup qualifiers produced fabulous goals and interesting results.
The Uruguayans remain in the safe zone even after last week’s dreadful defeat to Colombia. They are sandwiched in fourth position against Los Cafeteros and La Tri. In terms of statistics, there is no reason for the 2011 Copa America champions to panic. Coach Oscar Tabarez is hoping from a positive response from his men on Tuesday as he told FIFA.com:
“The only thing we can do to... Read the rest of the article »