2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
0-0-2, 4th in FIFA World Cup
Uruguay's truest test will be vs. Russia (3:23)
Saudi Arabia team's plane catches fire mid-air (0:20)
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5dReuters

Network accused of illegally showing WC games

FIFA accused television channel BeoutQ, which is widely available in Saudi Arabia, of illegally broadcasting the opening games of the World Cup.

Russia played to their strengths vs. Saudi Arabia (3:17)
Russia & Saudi Arabia fans arrive at World Cup opener (0:29)
Ballsupski: Oooh, the World Cup's on (5:38)
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7dReuters

Saudis to play without fear in opener - Pizzi

Coach Juan Antonio Pizzi said Saudi Arabia would play without fear on Thursday when they look to become the first team to inflict defeat on a host.

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9dJohn Duerden

Al Jaber: Saudis can shock the world again

Sami Al Jaber has been through the highs and lows of Saudi football, and thinks that the current Green Falcons side could cause a shock in Russia.

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12dReuters

Germany hold off Saudis to snap winless run

World champions Germany failed to hit top gear as they edged to a 2-1 victory over Saudi Arabia in a lacklustre World Cup dress rehearsal on Friday.

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14dJohn Duerden

Saudis hoping Germany test will pay dividends

They've played against the very best ahead of Russia 2018. But will Saudi Arabia enter the World Cup battle-hardened or shorn of confidence?

RankingsFIFA World Cup

Goal Difference-632nd
Goals Scored0Tied-25th
Assists0Tied-13th
Goals Conceded632nd