2018 FIFA World Cup - NBC 7 San Diego
2018 FIFA World Cup

2018 FIFA World Cup

Sixty-four matches will be played in 12 venues located in 11 cities in Russia

Monday, Jun 18, 2018 at 08:26 AM PDT

Sweden Gets Benefit of Video Review, Beats South Korea 1-0

Sweden Gets Benefit of Video Review, Beats South Korea 1-0

Another video review led to a penalty at the World Cup, this time helping Sweden beat South Korea 1-0 Monday. Sweden captain Andreas Granqvist converted from the spot, sliding his shot into the bottom right...

Monday, Jun 18, 2018 at 07:36 AM PDT
|
By Jonathan Lloyd

Mexico Pulls Off World Cup Stunner Against Germany

Group stage favorites Mexico and Germany clashed Sunday in one of the most antic...View gallery

  • APTOPIX Russia Soccer WCup Germany Mexico
  • Mexico Soccer WCup Fans
  • Mexico Soccer WCup Fans
Sunday, Jun 17, 2018 at 01:03 PM PDT

World Cup: Mexico Shocks Germany, Switzerland Ties Brazil

World Cup: Mexico Shocks Germany, Switzerland Ties Brazil

Hirving Lozano scored from about 14 yards out to give Mexico a shock 1-0 win over Germany, the defending World Cup champions. Lozano took a pass from Javier Hernandez and got around Mesut Ozil and had a...

Saturday, Jun 16, 2018 at 03:22 AM PDT

Croatia Fans Cycle All the Way to Russia for World Cup

Croatia Fans Cycle All the Way to Russia for World Cup

Some soccer fans will follow their teams anywhere to see them play in the World Cup.

Saturday, Jun 16, 2018 at 12:03 PM PDT

World Cup: Messi Misses Penalty, Iceland Holds onto 1-1 Draw

World Cup: Messi Misses Penalty, Iceland Holds onto 1-1 Draw

If there is one flaw in Lionel Messi's genius, it might be his failure to score penalty kicks in big games. Add Messi's saved attempt against Iceland on Saturday at the World Cup to misses for Argentina in...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 01:11 PM PDT

World Cup: Ronaldo Scores Hat Trick as Portugal Draws Spain

World Cup: Ronaldo Scores Hat Trick as Portugal Draws Spain

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat trick, capped by a dipping free kick in the 88th minute as Portugal and Spain played to a wild 3-3 draw in the Group B opener for both countries. Ronaldo scored twice in the first...

Thursday, Jun 14, 2018 at 10:34 AM PDT

Singer Flips the Bird on Live TV During World Cup Kickoff

Singer Flips the Bird on Live TV During World Cup Kickoff

Maybe he was just trying to say World Cup is number 1? Performing in front of a raucous Russian crowd Thursday morning, English pop singer Robbie Williams got the World Cup coverage off to a dubious start by...

Thursday, Jun 14, 2018 at 08:27 AM PDT

British LGBTQ Rights Activist Detained in Russia

British LGBTQ Rights Activist Detained in Russia

A British LGBT activist has been detained near the Red Square in Moscow for protesting against Russia's abuse of homosexual people. Peter Tatchell stood outside the Kremlin on Thursday holding a banner critical...

Thursday, Jun 14, 2018 at 10:16 AM PDT

Russians Rout Saudis in World Cup Opener

Russians Rout Saudis in World Cup Opener

Denis Cheryshev scored twice as Russia swept aside Saudi Arabia to open its home World Cup with a 5-0 win on Thursday. After a lavish opening ceremony and with President Vladimir Putin watching on, Yuri Gazinsky...

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018 at 10:26 AM PDT

FIFA Awards 2026 World Cup to US, Canada, Mexico

FIFA Awards 2026 World Cup to US, Canada, Mexico

After a vote in FIFA's World Congress, the international governing body of soccer decided to accept a joint bid from the U.S., Canada and Mexico to host the 2026 World Cup. The bid beat a competing plan from...

ABOUT US
Check out coverage of the 2018 World Cup, taking place in Russia from June 14 to July 15.
Top Stories
With Eyes on Midterms, Trump Embraces Immigration Fight
With Eyes on Midterms, Trump Embraces Immigration Fight

Calling the shots as his West Wing clears out, President Donald Trump sees his hard-line immigration stance as a winning issue heading into a midterm election he views as a referendum on his protectionist...

Local Experts Weigh in on Migrant Children Housed in San Diego
Local Experts Weigh in on Migrant Children Housed in San Diego

Since early May, about 2,300 migrant children have been separated from their families.

Closing Arguments Heard in Lawsuit Against Green Elementary
Closing Arguments Heard in Lawsuit Against Green Elementary

Jurors heard closing arguments Tuesday in the civil case filed against the San Diego Unified School District for the alleged wrongful termination of an investigator looking into a sexual assault incident...

Five Signs That It’s Time to Get Help for Shoulder Pain
Five Signs That It’s Time to Get Help for Shoulder Pain

If you’re living with chronic shoulder pain, let the experts at Sharp HealthCare guide you to the right treatment

Help Sought Replacing Community Center's Food Delivery Truck
Help Sought Replacing Community Center's Food Delivery Truck

The Community Resource Center in Encinitas, which helps feed more than 400 needy families every month in the North County, is holding a fundraiser to replace its old delivery truck.

Harbor Drive to Close for San Diego Comic-Con 2018
Harbor Drive to Close for San Diego Comic-Con 2018

The scene in front of the San Diego Convention Center will look very different this year as port, city and convention center officials have decided to shut down traffic on Harbor Drive.