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Taiwanese TV to finally start showing World Cup games tomorrow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After 32 FIFA World Cup matches have already been played, Taiwanese viewers tomorrow (June 30) can finally join 3.4 billion people across the world in watching the stupendous s...

Germany vs. South Korea in World Cup could cost employers millions

As Germany's eyes turn to the screen to watch the German football team's decisive World Cup group game against South Korea on Wednesday, it has been estimated that the game could cost German e...

UN puts together a 'Youth World Cup' in New York

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — While the World Cup plays out in Russia, dozens of New York City children are set to play in a U.N.-sponsored youth version of the global soccer tournament. It'...

7 popular sports bars in Taipei for night owls to watch FIFA World Cup

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Many restaurants have promotion activities for the FIFA World Cup and a number of sports bars are popular for fans to watch matches live. Here are 7 restaurants in Tai...

Enter Taiwan News World Cup Photo Contest today!

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In the spirit of the 2018 World Cup, which kicked off yesterday in Moscow, Taiwan News is holding a fun photo contest in which the first place winner will receive a one-night s...

FIFA World Cup: Nike refuses to provide shoes to Iranian team

Carlos Queiroz, the head coach of Iran's national team, has called on Nike to apologize after the US sportswear company said it could not supply football cleats to his players due to US sanctions ...

That‘s how winners look like: Win great prizes at the World Cup prediction game from Yourtyres.co.uk

HANOVER, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 11, 2018--The countdown is on – on 14 June at 5 pm the Football World Cup 2018 in Russia begins with the opening game of the host against Saudi Arabia. Sounds li...

Taiwan Football Association announces roster for 2018 Intercontinental Cup in India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Team Taiwan’s national football team has announced its lineup before heading to India next week to participate in the 2018 Hero Intercontinental Cup organized by the...

Taiwan to protest against China designation on World Cup fan site

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) said Thursday he would contact the relevant authorities to stop the use of “Taiwan (China)” as the country’s name on the...

Fenox VC Announces Winner of Startup World Cup $1,000,000 Investment Prize

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2018--Startup World Cup today announced the winner of Startup World Cup 2018 Global Grand Finale, Startup Leuko Labs, which battled tech startup winners of r...

WBSC awards U-23 World Cup 2018 Hosting Rights to Nicaragua

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The World Baseball Softball Confederation awarded the hosting rights of 2018 WBSC U-23 Baseball World Cup to Nicaragua and the U-15 Baseball World Cup to Panama. The ne...

World Cup Draw completed, Russia-Saudi Arabia opening match announced

MOSCOW (AP) — A World Cup shrouded in corruption controversies and struggling to attract sponsors could have the dreariest of starts. Host Russia and Saudi Arabia play June 14 at Moscow in an...

Messi presents World Cup 2018 ball in Moscow

MOSCOW (AP) — Lionel Messi has presented the ball for next year's World Cup in Russia. The Telstar 18 has a retro black-and-white design harking back to the original Adidas Telstar b...

ISIS targets Russia in a series of chilling posters which also feature Messi in tears of blood

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A poster with the FC Barcelona footballer Lionel Messi behind the bars crying blood has been released by the terrorist group Islamic State as a way to threaten the football fan...

Edgardo Bauza replaces Van Marwijk as coach of Saudi Arabia

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Former Argentina coach Edgardo Bauza has replaced Bert van Marwijk as head coach of Saudi Arabia just nine days after the Dutchman led the team to its first qualifying spot a...