2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
0-0-0, 3rd in FIFA World Cup
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7dEd Dove

Tunisia: Injuries a concern early on

An injury to Youssef Msakni will deny Tunisia of their top threat, and Ghaylen Chaaleli, Mohamed Amine Ben Amor and the Ali Maaloul are all a doubt.

Darke & Co. weigh in on African nations' World Cup hopes (5:22)
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21dAssociated Press

FIFA prepaying $2m WC bonuses to CAF countries

FIFA will give five African football federations a $2 million advance each on World Cup prize money to pay player bonuses before the tournament.

55dDale Johnson

Germany top of FIFA Ranking, Italy slump

Germany will stay top of the new FIFA World Ranking, despite losing 1-0 to second-placed Brazil on Tuesday night.

Predicting how African teams will perform in the WC (1:57)
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105dEd Dove, KweséESPN

Tunisia end Coulibaly naturalisation bid

The Tunisian Football Federation have revealed that they are no longer pursuing Tunisian nationality for the Ivorian midfielder.

158dMaher Mezahi, KweséESPN

The Carthage Eagles: Brothers at Arms

Tunisia's tightly-knit national side belies an undercurrent of animosity between players from Étoile du Sahel and Esperance de Tunis.

Eden Hazard celebrates his goal against Mexico on Friday.
171dJames Horncastle

Belgium vs. England the standout

Belgium, Panama, Tunisia and England make up World Cup Group G. Here's what to look for -- and you can vote for your winner.

Group G - Robson: Couldn't be easier for England (1:16)
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191dESPN staff

Morocco and Tunisia qualify for World Cup

Morocco stunned Ivory Coast 2-0 to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, while Tunisia also booked their ticket to Russia on Saturday.