Posts Tagged 2018 FIFA World Cup

Fabio Capello says he’s staying on as Russia coach

MOSCOW (AP) — Fabio Capello is staying in his post as Russia coach despite the team’s World Cup failure.

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UK Deputy PM wants Russia stripped of World Cup

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Deputy Prime Minister wants Russia stripped of the right to host the 2018 World Cup to punish President Vladimir Putin for “belligerent behavior” in the Ukraine crisis.

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FIFA rejects calls to strip Russia of World Cup

ZURICH (AP) — FIFA has rejected calls to move the 2018 World Cup from Russia, saying the tournament “can achieve positive change.”

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