#World Cup

  • Article: The Homeless Football World Cup Is Kicking Off in Cardiff This Weekend

    The Homeless Football World Cup Is Kicking Off in Cardiff This Weekend

    By Helen Lock|July 26, 2019

    The tournament is played by people experiencing homelessness all over the world. Read more

  • Article: Closing the Gender Gap for Women’s Footballers on Wikipedia

    Closing the Gender Gap for Women’s Footballers on Wikipedia

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 11, 2019

    Gender bias is pervasive throughout football blogs on the encyclopaedic website. Read more

  • Article: Three Lions Anthem Gets Feminist Rewrite for Women's World Cup

    Three Lions Anthem Gets Feminist Rewrite for Women's World Cup

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 29, 2019

    The revamped 'Three Lionesses' champions the stars of the England women's team. Read more

  • Article: Britain's Biggest Stars Reveal 'Lionesses' World Cup Squad Will Put Women's Sport on Equal Footing

    Britain's Biggest Stars Reveal 'Lionesses' World Cup Squad Will Put Women's Sport on Equal Footing

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 8, 2019

    Emma Watson, Prince William, Greg James, David Beckham, and more pitched in. Read more

  • Article: 12 Photos of Celebration and Struggle From Around the World This Week

    12 Photos of Celebration and Struggle From Around the World This Week

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|July 20, 2018

    These powerful images capture everything from World Cup celebrations to devastating wildfires. Read more

  • Article: France's Kylian Mbappé Donates World Cup Earnings to Kids With Disabilities

    France's Kylian Mbappé Donates World Cup Earnings to Kids With Disabilities

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Joanna Prisco|July 16, 2018

    The 19-year-old powerhouse is a sports hero and a humanitarian. Read more

  • Article: England's World Cup Team Would Be Unrecognisable Without Immigration

    England's World Cup Team Would Be Unrecognisable Without Immigration

    By James Hitchings-Hales|July 11, 2018

    Nearly half of the England squad were to born to migrant parents. Read more

  • Article: 5 Former Refugees Kicking Ass in the World Cup

    5 Former Refugees Kicking Ass in the World Cup

    By James Hitchings-Hales|July 6, 2018

    Welcome to the 2018 World Cup in Russia: a tournament of stories. Read more