Previous
Benfica
Manchester United
0
1
FT
Game Details
Barcelona
Olympiakos
3
1
FT
Game Details
Juventus
Sporting CP
2
1
FT
Game Details
Anderlecht
Paris Saint-Germain
0
4
FT
Game Details
Bayern Munich
Celtic
3
0
FT
Game Details
Chelsea
AS Roma
3
3
FT
Game Details
CSKA Moscow
FC Basel
0
2
FT
Game Details
FK Qarabag
Atletico Madrid
0
0
FT
Game Details
Ghana U17
Niger U17
2
0
FT
Game Details
Brazil U17
Honduras U17
3
0
FT
Game Details
Next
ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

2018 World Cup: Who has qualified for the finals and who can get there?

With 23 teams having qualified, there remain nine places to be clinched on the Road to Russia 2018.

The qualifying process for the 2018 World Cup, which began on March 12, 2015, is reaching its climax. 

So far, 23 nations have booked their place to join host nation Russia in next year's tournament.

Qualified nations: Russia (hosts), Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Egypt, England, France, Germany, Honduras, Iceland, Iran, Japan, Mexico, Nigeria, Panama, Poland, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, South Korea, Spain, Uruguay.

Who can still qualify and how:

 By AAP

New Zealand vs. Peru World Cup playoffs set for November 11 and 15

Colombia are through to Russia and Peru are into a playoff against New Zealand after a cagey draw in Lima.
From Argentina's celebration to Panama's broadcasting jubilation, here's the best of the WCQ final matchday in the Sweeper.

The All Whites will play the first leg of their intercontinental World Cup playoff against Peru in Wellington on Nov. 11, New Zealand Football confirmed on Sunday.

Governing body FIFA says the home leg will be staged at Westpac Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 11, with kick-off at 4.15pm local time.

The away leg will be played at the Estadio Nacional de Lima in Peru's capital on Nov. 15, with kick-off at 9.15pm local time.

NZF chief executive Andy Martin said he was pleased to finally have the dates confirmed.

"The...

Arturo Vidal 'likes to drink and doesn't control himself' - Sampaoli in 2015

Shaka Hislop says it's early for Arsene Wenger to say Alexis Sanchez isn't in the right mindset after Chile's heartbreak.

Former Chile coach Jorge Sampaoli said midfielder Arturo Vidal was "a case for a medical specialist" in comments made to journalists in 2015.

Las Ultimas Noticias published details of Sampaoli's remarks, made in the year that his Chile side won the Copa America on home soil.

Sampaoli, now the Argentina coach, said Bayern Munich midfielder Vidal "likes to drink and doesn't control himself," with his claims published in the aftermath of Chile's failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.

He said: "When...

Ecuador FA suspends five players after reports of pre-Argentina party

After Ecuador scored in the first minute, Lionel Messi took over and scored three goals to punch Argentina's World Cup ticket.
ESPN FC's Gab Marcotti believes Jorge Sampaoli will employ his experience and make Argentina a force at Russia 2018.

The Ecuador Football Federation (FEF) has suspended five national team players indefinitely for indiscipline after they reportedly left their team hotel to go to a party ahead of Tuesday's 3-1 home defeat to Argentina in Quito.

In a statement on their official website the FEF named the players as Enner Valencia, Joao Plata, Gabriel Cortez, Robert Arboleda and John Cifuente.

An earlier statement from the FEF read: "Following the case of indiscipline during the national team camp ahead of Ecuador's...

Mascherano to quit Argentina after World Cup, weighing up Barca future

ESPN FC's Gab Marcotti believes Jorge Sampaoli will employ his experience and make Argentina a force at Russia 2018.
Jorge Sampaoli says he gets emotional coaching Lionel Messi, whom he calls the best player in history.
Max Bretos and Herculez Gomez evaluate Lionel Messi's impact on Argentina's qualification for the World Cup.
After Ecuador scored in the first minute, Lionel Messi took over and scored three goals to punch Argentina's World Cup ticket.

Javier Mascherano has announced the 2018 World Cup in Russia will be his final tournament with Argentina, while he has also said this could be his last season with Barcelona.

The 33-year-old started in Argentina's final World Cup qualifier, a 3-1 win at Ecuador on Tuesday, a result that clinched third place in the CONMEBOL standings and earned the Albiceleste a direct ticket to next year's event in Russia.

"My cycle with the national team ends in Russia," Mascherano told TyC Sports. "It's very clear...