Neymar admitted he exaggerated fouls during the World Cup but the Brazil and Paris Saint-Germain superstar has pledged to become a new man after falling apart in Russia.
France superstar Kylian Mbappe played the final two games of their triumphant World Cup campaign with a back injury.
Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar was quick to congratulate Kylian Mbappe on winning the World Cup despite dealing with the heartbreak of his nation’s own exit.
Brazil great Kaka believes Neymar attracts disproportionate criticism and should not be blamed for the country’s underwhelming World Cup campaign.
Tite remains the man to lead Brazil to World Cup glory in 2022 despite suffering a quarter-final exit at Russia 2018, according to former Selecao great Kaka.
Paul Pogba delivered an inspiring speech before France’s World Cup last-16 win over Argentina, telling his teammates ‘today we kill them, Messi or no Messi’.
The 2018 Fifa World Cup has come and gone but the events over the last month will live long in the memory of those who enjoyed all the action.
The Opta data reveal a number of records and outstanding statistics that underpin World Cup 2018’s claim to being one of the best ever.
After winning the World Cup with the second youngest team at the tournament, France are now set to add even more success to their decorated history, writes DEAN WORKMAN.
SportsClub selects the World Cup team of the Tournament as France’s World Cup Champions make their mark, writes DEAN WORKMAN.