One of the favorites to win this year's FIFA world cup tournament is England. But England only won a world championship once, way back in 1966 and The World's Alex Gallafent (an England fan) is now worried that the English team is unraveling.
The Answer to today's Geo Quiz is Tozeur, Tunisia, the starting point for four US and Canadian students who took 8 days to run across the Northern Sahara desert. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with one of the students, Jill Gilday.
One country that didn't qualify for this year's World Cup is Belgium. But just because the Belgians aren't on the field doesn't mean they aren't in the field. Our technology correspondent Clark Boyd sent in this report.
French President Sarkozy and many in his country are not proud of their national team's performance at the World Cup in South Africa ? or their behavior. Marco Werman talks with Xavier Rivoire, editor of the weekly magazine 'France Football'
Anchor Marco Werman speaks with the BBC's Alex Capstick in Cape Town, South Africa, about the controversy surrounding Nigeria's president and his decision to ban the national team from competing, following a bad performance at the World Cup.
Istanbul is still basking as the host of the recent International Basketball Federation tournament. Now, Istanbul's African residents organized the African Nations Cup. Matthew Brunwasser sent us this report from the Ferikoy soccer stadium in Istanbul.