• World Cup Retro 1978: Five names to have at your fingertips
    Carlos Luis Menotti's attack-minded Argentina with three forwards and midfield motor Ossie Ardiles prevailed.
  • World Cup Retro 1974: Five names to have at your fingertips
    Franz Beckenbauer on Total Soccer: "There were no tactics at all ... just brilliant players with the ball."
  • Hart, Wilshire, Lallana excluded from England's World Cup squad
    The 23-player team with an average age of 26 is the third-youngest team ever selected by England for a World Cup.
  • World Cup Retro 1970: Five names to have at your fingertips
    Yellow and red cards, color TV and substitutes make their World Cup debuts in Mexico.
  • World Cup Countdown: How Mexico's foreign legion fared
    Mexico is poised to field more foreign-based players in Russia than ever before at a World Cup.
  • World Cup Countdown: Peru names two MLS players to 23-player squad
    The number of MLS players selected to play in the World Cup or named to preliminary rosters is up to 23.
  • World Cup Retro 1966: Five names to have at your fingertips
    World Cup Trivia 1966: Who is the only player score a hat trick in the final of a men's World Cup?
  • World Cup Countdown: Maracana heroes missing from Germany squad
    Only nine members of Germany's 2014 World Cup-winning squad have been named to the 27-player preliminary roster for the 2018 World Cup.
  • World Cup Retro 1962: Five names to have at your fingertips
    Milutin Soskic, the USA goalkeeper coach from 1993 to 2006, starred for fourth-place finisher Yugoslavia.
  • Argentina: Dybala and Icardi make preliminary squad
    Coach Jorge Sampaoli will name his 23-player squad next week after European league seasons wrap up.
  • World Cup Countdown: Six MLS Ticos headed to Russia
    As many as seven players could be on Panama's team for its first World Cup when the squad is cut down to 23.
  • Mexico: No Jonathan Gonzalez for World Cup, loads of injury concerns
    With injury concerns about five players, Mexico named a preliminary squad of 28 players for the World Cup.
  • Neymar should be ready to go at Brazil training camp
    Brazil coach Tite's squad of 23 players included only three Brazilian-based players: Cassio, Fagner and Pedro Geromel.
  • World Cup Retro 1958: Five names to have at your fingertips
    Trivia: Name the Brazilian French keeper Claude Abbes referred to when he said, "I would rather play against 10 Germans than one Brazilian."
  • World Cup Retro 1954: Five names to have at your fingertips
    Trivia: What role did Adi Dassler play in West Germany's first World Cup title win?
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