Here are our 7 Predicted World Cup Breakout Stars: How did they get on?
Okay, so just before the World Cup kicked off, we at HITC Sevens did a predictions video, as well as another on the 7 teams we felt were most likely to win it.
So, the World Cup is over, and no-one’s quite sure what to do with their lives. The good news is that it’s only a little over three weeks until league football will return to these shores.
One of the major features of the 2018 World Cup was the video assistant referees. Greatly discussed when the tournament kicked off, we’d say the introduction of VAR at the World Cup has been a success. Of course, it hasn’t been perfect, and there are still grey areas which need to be cleared up, but by and large it has significantly reduced the number of officiating errors in games.
The Golden Glove, formerly known as the Yashin Award, is an accolade handed to the goalkeeper who is deemed to have put in the most impressive performances at a World Cup finals.
This World Cup has been fantastic. Well, unless you’re German. Or Argentinian. Or Brazilian. Or Dutch. Or Italian. Sorry, this World Cup has been fantastic from a neutral point of view.
Pele, Paolo Rossi, Sir Geoff Hurst… The World Cup can make heroes of players overnight, but it can equally have the opposite effect. You might get away with a leg-breaking challenge, racist gesture or gobbing at someone in a league game, but in the World Cup? Think again.
From Pepe to Neymar and Diego Costa, this World Cup has been rife with tactical fouling, crowding of referees and some appalling interpretations of the term ‘defending’. It seemed only right then that we rewarded these notorious underhand tactics with a look at some of the most disagreeable sides in the tournament.
Here are the last 7 World Cup winning captains: where are they now?
The high pressure and high quality nature of a World Cup, twinned with the fact that it only comes along once every four years, makes it a very difficult trophy to win as a manager. Only one coach has ever won the Jules-RImet Trophy more than once, and that was Vittorio Pozzo way back in 1938.
A guide for how to turn yourself into a potato on Microsoft Teams, Zoom, Skype, and other compatible platforms.
Are two of the biggest TikTok stars Chase Hudson and Charli D'Amelio still dating? The drama continues.
Some fans want to know the release time for the Resident Evil 3 Remake on PS4, Xbox One and Steam.
Liverpool are reportedly out of the race for Jadon Sancho.
Everton are looking for big-name signings to boost their Premier League prospects - who better than Barcelona's La Liga champion Ivan Rakitic?
Fending off boredom? Here's how to watch National Theatre Live online.
Glasgow Rangers are reportedly set to sell season tickets next week.
Brentford striker Ollie Watkins recently shared his dream of playing for Arsenal.
Arsenal are reportedly keen on Lille striker Victor Osimhen.
Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta reportedly wants Jonathan David, who has been in wonderful form for Gent this season.