7 Worst Defending World Cup Winners

Neymar Jr of Brazil sees his effotr saved by Keylor Navas of Costa Rica during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group E match between Brazil and Costa Rica at Saint Petersburg Stadium on...

Reigning world champions Germany lost their opening game of the 2018 World Cup to Mexico in a result which shocked millions across the globe, however, the defending champions losing their opening World Cup match is far from unusual.

Lionel Messi helps Barcelona extend perfect start at empty Camp Nou

Barcelona continued their 100% start to life in La Liga in bizarre circumstances, beating Las Palmas 3-0 at an empty Camp Nou. The club had asked for the match to be postponed due to protests across Catalonia over the controversial Catalan independence referendum in which more than 750 people have been injured, many in the Spanish city.