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2018 FIFA World Cup

China PR head coach Marcello Lippi

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: China Loses to Iran, 0-1, Suffers Major Blow to World Cup Hopes

China suffered a major blow to their World Cup qualifying campaign as the team lost to Group A leaders Iran, 0-1, on Tuesday at the Azadi Stadium in Tehran in the third round of the AFC 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.

Former Guangzhou Evergrande manager and now China PR head coach Marcello Lippi

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Two High-Profile Coaches Battle in China-Iran Match

Two high-profile football managers are set to lead their respective teams during the China versus Iran match on Tuesday at the Azadi Stadium in Tehran in the third round of the AFC 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying tournament.

China PR striker Yu Dabao

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: China Beats South Korea, 1-0, to Revive World Cup Hopes

China’s World Cup hopes were revived after Team Dragon defeated the favorite South Korea, 1-0, in a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match held at the Helong Stadium in Changsha, China on Thursday.

China's Zheng Zhi (L) and South Korea's Son Heung-min competes for the ball

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: China Ready For 'Tense' Match Against South Korea

China is set to face South Korea for the second time in the third round of the 2018 AFC FIFA World Cup qualifying tournament. The match will be held at the Helong Stadium in the Hunan province capital of Changsa on Thursday.

gao hongbo

Gao Hongbo Steps Down as China’s National Men’s Football Head Coach

China's national men's football team's head coach Gao Hongbo has resigned from his post after the team's 2-0 loss to Uzbekistan on Tuesday. The loss jeopardized the country's hopes of qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

carlos queiroz

China Secures First Point of 2018 World Cup Asian Qualifiers With Goalless Draw Against Iran

After a disappointing 3-2 loss to South Korea in their Group A opener game last Thursday, China's national men's football team remains winless in the ongoing final round of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Asian Zone qualification games after securing a goalless draw against Iran on Tuesday.

carlos queiroz

Coach Carlos Queiroz of Iran Men’s National Football Team Sees 2018 World Cup Qualifying Matches as Final

Carlos Queiroz, the national head coach of the Asian football powerhouse Iran, has said that he treats every game as a final ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Asia Zone qualifying match against China on Tuesday at the Shenyang Olympic Stadium.

gao hongbo

China Vows to Bounce Back by Defeating Iran at Home in World Cup Asian Qualifier Match

After falling short in their last match against South Korea, veteran Chinese head coach Gao Hongbo has expressed confidence in his team on Monday, touting their ability to beat Iran in their upcoming 2018 FIFA World Cup Asian Zone qualification match on Tuesday in China.

chinese men's national football squad

Chinese Men’s Football Team out to Prove World Cup run was not due to Luck

China's men's football squad is out to prove the world that reaching the third round of the highly competitive 2018 World Cup qualifiers was not just a stroke of good luck as the team faces South Korea on Thursday.

Ronaldo

2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Preliminary Draw Results: South America And Oceania

South American powerhouses battle for four spots and a fifth slot, which is to be contested against a team from Oceania.

2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Preliminary Draw (Europe)

2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Preliminary Draw Resutls & Updates: Europe

52 teams from Europe were drawn into nine groups ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers.

2018 FIFA World Cup Preliminary Draw Assistants

2018 FIFA World Cup Russia: Sepp Blatter And Football Legends Atttend Preliminary Draw In St. Petersburg

Blatter and several football superstars showed their full support for Russia and Vladimir Putin's ability to host the event in 2018.

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