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St. Petersburg, Russia, Jun 19 (Prensa Latina) Russia honored its host status at the Soccer World Cup and is likely to play in the round of 16, something it had never achieved as an independent country since 1991.

Sochi, Russia, June 19 (Prensa Latina) Neymar, the main star of the Brazilian national team at the 2018 World Cup in Russia, retired here today from his team''s training session accompanied by a physiotherapist and touching his right ankle.

Havana, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban gymnasts made a warning sign on their athletic shape face to the upcoming Central American and Caribbean Games in Barranquilla, Colombia, after winning four medals in the World Cup in Guimaraes, Portugal, said Cuban sports wekkly JIT Monday.

Moscow, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Nevertheles than 50 thousand Mexican fans took the streets after wining the game against Germany, the Russian police only applied securty measures against 2 British fans that were creating caos in the train.

Seoul, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) South Korea and North Korea agreed today to march together under the banner of Unification and to form united teams for some sports in view of the upcoming Asian Games.

Johannesburgo, Jun 18(Prensa Latina) Two-time gold medallist and world champion Caster Semenya will head to the Court of Arbitration (CAS) for Sport today to challenge new International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) rules.

Brasilia, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva will make his debut today as a commentator for the World Football Cup, Russia 2018, and will do so for the Workers TV (TVT), in Sao Paulo.

Berlin, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) A total of 69 percent of Germans consider it inappropriate of German politicians to boycott the FIFA World Cup in Russia, a poll, conducted by German research institute Infratest dimap for ARD broadcaster, revealed on Thursday night.

17 de junio de 2018, 08:16New Delhi,Jun 17(Prensa Latina) Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will begin a tour of Italy, France, Luxembourg and Belgium today with an aim to boost India''s strategic engagement with the European countries.

17 de junio de 2018, 08:08United Nations,Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is heading to Russia to meet President Vladimir Putin and attend a World Cup match after stops in Finland and Norway.

Damascus, Jun 16 (Prensa Latina) Huge screens were placed in different squares in Damascus and other Syrian provinces so that fans can enjoy the matches of the Soccer 2018 World Cup.