MOSCOW - After 32 days of thrilling action, 64 matches, 169 goals and many more standout moments and memories, favourites France prevailed to win their second world title on Sunday (July 15).
A fitting finale to an unpredictable World Cup played out in front of 78,011 fans inside Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium and more than a billion viewers globally.
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ST PETERSBURG - It was almost impossible to talk to the fanatical Argentinian fans inside the spaceship-looking St Petersburg Stadium during their World Cup Group D game against Nigeria on Tuesday.
Tired is what athletes constantly are, fatigue is their aching life choice, spent is their uncomfortable state of being. Tired can be a challenge but it can't ever be an excuse.