The World Cup-winning French team returned home to a heroes' welcome, parading down the Champs-Elysees as hundreds of thousands of cheering fans gave a raucous welcome to the country's newest idols.
FIFA World Cup 2018: How coach Zlatko Dalic took Croatia from brink of qualifying exit to title-decider in 10 months
Zlatko Dalic is a pragmatic liberal, having cherry-picked ingredients from Blazevic and other coaches, but allowing his players the freedom to roam around on the field to express their game.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uninventive England fall to Croatia's resilience, botch massive opportunity to make final
When the dust settles, history will remember this uninventive England side as a major beneficiary of the draw who botched a huge chance to make the final.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Ivan Perisic stars as combative Croatia stage third straight extra-time revival and make maiden final
At their best, Croatia epitomise a call to passion and combativeness. Arguably, no other player represents that better than Ivan Perisic, who stood up tall when all seemed lost on Wednesday.
Highlights, France vs Belgium, FIFA World Cup 2018, Semi-final 1 at Saint Petersburg: France win to reach final
France meet neighbours Belgium in the semi-finals of the World Cup on Tuesday. Follow our live blog for scores and updates from Russia.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Samara, a once-closed Russian city, opens up for football fans and thrives in tournament spotlight
In the build-up to the tournament, the Samara Arena was a venue of great concern for both FIFA and the local organisers, but the venue staged six matches of the World Cup immaculately.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Coach Roberto Martinez hails Belgium players for brave execution of tactics in Brazil win
"Brazil bring that psychological barrier, they've won five World Cups. We had to be brave tactically," explained Roberto Martinez.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Captain Luka Modric hopes for fairytale finish in Russia, wants to lead Croatia to title
Modric said: “Playing for my team is a great honour and a pleasure, but to win the World Cup with Croatia is almost unthinkable, like the most beautiful fairytale! It would be incredible to lift the trophy as captain.”
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay captain Diego Godin praises teammates despite loss, exonerates goalkeeper Fernando Muslera
Uruguay captain Diego Godin praised his teammates as “lions” and said goalkeeper Fernando Muslera’s error for the second goal should be forgiven.
Today at FIFA World Cup 2018: Sweden take on England in quarter-finals; hosts Russia face tough task against Croatia
Sweden take on England at the Samara Arena and hosts Russia face Croatia later in the day at the Fisht Stadium. Here’s a look at what you can expect on Saturday at the World Cup.
FIFA World Cup 2018: When and where to watch Uruguay vs France and Brazil vs Belgium, coverage on TV and live streaming on SonyLIV
Uruguay play France in Friday's first quarter-final at 7.30 pm, followed by Brazil versus Belgium at 11.30 pm. Here is all you need to know about catching the World Cup action live.
Highlights Brazil vs Belgium, FIFA World Cup 2018, Quarter-final at Kazan: Red Devils through to semis
Brazil meet Belgium in the quarter-finals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup on Friday. Follow our live blog for scores and updates from Kazan.
Highlights, Uruguay vs France, FIFA World Cup 2018, Quarter-final at Nizhny Novgorod: Le Bleus beat Uruguay to reach semis
France's lightning quick attack will be put to test when they take on Uruguay's unbreachable defence in the World Cup quarter-final. Follow our live blog for scores and updates from Russia.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Coach Roberto Martinez hails Belgium character after stunning last-gasp win over Japan
Belgium coach Roberto Martinez said he was deeply proud after his team hit back from 2-0 down to beat Japan and claim a place in the World Cup quarter-finals.
FIFA World Cup 2018: England face first major test against Colombia in Round of 16; Sweden, Switzerland eye quarters
On Tuesday, Sweden play Switzerland at Saint Petersburg while England take on Colombia at the Spartak Stadium. Here’s a look at what you can expect from the final round of last-16 matches.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Russia hope for miracle against Spain in last-16; Luka Modric-led Croatia take on Denmark
Russia are hoping for a World Cup miracle on Sunday as the host nation take on 2010 winners Spain for a place in the quarter-finals.
Highlights, Croatia vs Denmark, FIFA World Cup 2018, Round of 16 in Nizhny: Croatia through to quarters
In-form Croatia face Denmark in the Round of 16 of the World Cup on Sunday. Follow our live blog for scores and updates from Nizhny Novgorod.
Highlights, Spain vs Russia, FIFA World Cup 2018, Round of 16 in Moscow: Russia clinch tie in penalties
Russia take on 2010 World Cup champions Spain for a place in the quarter-finals. Follow our live blog for scores and updates from Moscow.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Hosts Russia take on Spain in Round of 16 clash; Croatia hope to continue high-flying run against Denmark
On Sunday, Spain they take on Russia in the Round of 16 while Croatia face Denmark. Take a look at what you can expect from these matches of the World Cup.
FIFA World Cup 2018: France's Round of 16 clash against Argentina promises entertaining battle of counter-attacks
In the Round of 16 clash on Saturday, expect Argentina to have explicit instruction to try and get under the skin of this bustling with talent but inexperienced French side.