World Soccer

Referee’sapology no consolation for Wilmots

Belgium captain Marc Wilmots has admitted that the decision by referee Peter Prendergast to apologise for disallowing a goal during Belgium's defeat to Brazil, was scant consolation for him and…

McCarthyagrees to stay on as Ireland coach

Mick McCarthy has given the Republic of Ireland a boost after confirming that he will stay in charge of the national side until his contract expires in 2004.

Scolarihits back at critics

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari hass responded to critics who have accused of betraying Brazil's heritage of attacking football.

Arenaeyes semi-final spot

United States coach Bruce Arena believes his side have nothing to fear when they meet Germany for a place in the World semi-finals on Friday.

Waseigeangry that ‘goal’ was disallowed

Belgium coach Robert Waseige has confirmed his departure as coach of the national side following the 2-0 defeat by Brazil, but Standard Liege-bound coach has delivered a parting shot at…

Camacho furious with referee, despite win

Spain coach Jose Antonio Camacho was left fuming after Ireland were awarded a last minute penalty to draw level with Spain in a match eventually decided by a penalty shoot-out.

McCarthypraises Ireland

Republic of Ireland coach Mick McCarthy was full of praise for his players after they crashed out of the World Cup to Spain in a penalty shoot-out.