Cristiano Ronaldo powered-home a fourth-minute header to give Portugal a 1-0 World Cup victory over Morocco that took them top of Group B on Wednesday (June 20th) and meant the unlucky North African side become the first to be eliminated from the tournament.
Iceland goalkeeper Hannes Halldorsson revealed on Saturday (June 16) how he worked on psyching out Argentine superstar Lionel Messi to make a penalty save that sealed a 1-1 draw with the footballing superpower.
Argentina were held to a draw by World Cup debutants Iceland Saturday (June 16th), with Lionel Messi blowing a gilt-edged opportunity for victory when he missed a penalty.
Football fans and punters in Vietnam cannot bet on World Cup matches this year, even though sports betting has been legalized.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored a stunning hat-trick as Portugal snatched a 3-3 draw with Spain in a World Cup classic on Friday (June 15).
The World Cup hosts showed nerves of steel and ruthless finishing in thumping Saudi Arabia 5-0 in the tournament's opening match before an anxious crowd of nearly 80,000 in Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium on Thursday.
The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Vietnam, the Sun Symphony Orchestra (SSO) in coordination with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Vietnam is organising the Sri Lanka-Vietnam Friendship Concert on June 23rd.
A concert featuring jazz fusion and world music by four artists will be staged at Ho Chi Minh City’s VOH Music One this week.
It could not have gone better for Russia. If this year’s World Cup is, as they say, a chance to change long-held opinions and make an impression, then the hosts knocked it out of the park - at least for the very first day of the tournament.
The World Cup got underway this afternoon in a short and sweet opening ceremony, with Robbie Williams dominating the centre of the park with a short medley of his hits.
Nicole Scherzinger, an U.S. pop star with Filipino roots, will visit Da Nang City on July 6th-7th to perform at the 2018 Cocofest music festival.
The Tuoi Tre (Youth) Theatre recently introduced three new plays, entitled ‘Nang Tien Ca’ (The Little Mermaid), ‘Niem Vui Cua Dam Ga Nha’ (The Joy of Chickens), and ‘Can Bep Dai Chien’ (Kitchen Clash), to entertain children this summer.
FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola finished in Moscow after a tour across Russia and the globe just a few days before the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia kicks off at Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium.
Nearly 100 fliers from clubs nationwide and overseas will compete in a paragliding race, entitled ‘Fly over Tien Sa’, which will take place in the central coastal city of Da Nang on June 22nd-24th.
Vietnam Television (VTV) announced on June 10th that it has signed contracts with Viettel, FPT and VNPT for the transmission of intact signals of the matches and companion programmes related to the World Cup 2018 that will be broadcast on VTV channels.
Nguyen Trong Tuan and Pham Nguyen Quoc Trung, 12, are representing Vietnam at the sixth Gazprom Football for Friendship International Programme in Moscow, Russia, on June 11th.
The first-ever Thanh Ha lychee festival opened in the northern province of Hai Duong on June 10th to promote the local specialty fruit.