World Cup preview: Russia

Football411's FAGBURE FUNSHO brings you a breakdown of the 32 teams at the 2014 World Cup, with the focus here on Russia. Fabio Capello's Russia come into the tournament expected to qualify for the round of 16 after a solid qualifying campaign, but will need to avoid potential slip-ups against both

N. Ireland 1-0 Russia: Match Report

Northern Ireland clinched a remarkable first win of their World Cup qualifying campaign as Martin Paterson's header saw off Fabio Capello's Russia. Paterson superbly guided in Niall McGinn's fine cross just before half-time to give Michael O'Neill a first win as NI manager in his 10th match. Just before the goal Jamie

Stars to watch at the UEFA Under-21 Championship

The UEFA European Under-21 Championship gets underway in Israel on Wednesday and threatens to be one of the highest quality in history. Boycotts and protests regarding the host nation may have been the main headlines heading into the tournament, but should football be allowed to be the focus of the