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2018 World Cup draw results and full daily schedule

Stewart Robson feels England lucked out and got a fairly easy group that contains Belgium, Panama and Tunisia.
ESPN's Julien Laurens believes France will be very happy after drawing Australia, Peru and Denmark.

FIFA conducted the draw for the 2018 World Cup on Friday in Moscow.

The 32 qualified teams, allocated in four pots based on their October FIFA ranking, were drawn into eight groups of four teams each. Hosts Russia were automatically the top seed in Group A despite being the lowest-ranked team.

There could be no more than two teams from Europe in any one pot, and no more than one nation from any other continental confederation.

After playing each team in their group, the top two teams advance...

Nigeria supporters deny 'ridiculous' chicken reports

Nigerian football supporters groups have been left bemused by reports of a request to Russian officials to have live chickens taken into the World Cup venues as good luck charms.

It was reported last week, on various platforms, that Nigerian fans had been denied their requests to take chickens into the stadiums, but it's a request the supporters groups say did not come from them.

According to reports, Andrei Yermak, Kaliningrad's minister for culture and tourism, said: "It was explained to the fans...

Rostov-on-Don's raki tradition a highlight as visitors roll into the city

Martin Ainstein's train pulls up at World Cup host city Rostov-on-Don, home of the historic Museum of Railways.

Editor's Note: This is the fourth in a series of essays profiling all of the cities set to host World Cup games this summer. Eliot Rothwell visited every one to get a sense of how preparations were going and what the mood was like ahead of the tournament.

ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia -- At weekends, the city's young people gather at Golodranets, a bar just a couple of blocks from the city's cathedral. They order beer from local breweries, served against a back-drop of exposed brickwork, glazed wooden...