05 Jun 2019

Australian Women’s National Team Campaigns For Equal Pay During Women’s World Cup

The Australian women’s national team is leading the charge for equal pay. The team, which has support from Professional Footballers Australia (PFA), the local players’ union, plans to take FIFA to court if it does not increase pay to women’s teams participating in the upcoming Women’s World Cup. Australia are

26 Jul 2018

Refreshing World Cup For USA Fans But Nation Cannot Miss Out On Qatar

The World Cup in Russia this summer was the most important in American history even though football fans in the United States strangely enjoyed the lack of involvement. You may ask how this is possible as the nation inexplicably failed to qualify for the World Cup Finals, so how can

08 Jul 2018

England On The Brink Of Greatness

The nation is gripped as the national team are on the brink of reaching their second ever World Cup Final after seeing off Sweden in the quarter finals. Little was expected of England in Russia this summer. The build up to the World Cup was slow and laboured as if

13 Jun 2018

This World Cup Could Be The Most Open Tournament For A Long Time

The World Cup is finally here with nations descending on Russia to take part in the biggest football tournament of them all.  The 2018 FIFA World Cup is the 21st to take place since the very first too place in Uruguay all the way back in 1930. The opening game

06 Jun 2018

Who To Root For When Your Nation Does Not Qualify

Hey guys, have you heard about this tournament that is starting soon? I guess it’s some sort of football competition where nations play against each other or something… I haven’t heard much about it because I live in the greatest country of them all, and we play the real football.

04 Jun 2018

TEB Writers’ World Cup Predictions

There is a World Cup soon, apparently, and the countdown to hosts Russia’s highly-anticipated curtain raiser against world-beaters Saudi Arabia is scarcely easing the unmitigated excitement. Every man and his dog loves a prediction. Here at TEB we are barely far removed from that strange pleasure of hopelessly attempting to

13 Feb 2018

Russia Hosting The 2018 World Cup Is A Problem

In case you had forgotten, let me remind you that it is World Cup year and the team here at TEB HQ have you covered from now until the start of the tournament on June 14 with plenty of build up leading into full coverage of the competition. Asides from

07 Jul 2015

Women’s World Cup Review

Canada have been the perfect hosts for what has been the largest Women’s World Cup to take place even through the controversy of the playing surfaces. The final that saw USA blow Japan away was not quite the spectacle such a tournament deserved. It needed to be more competitive but

03 Jul 2015

Women’s World Cup Update

The competition has worked its way through to the latter stages as the semi finals are the primary focus in Canada. Semi final – Germany 0-2 USA The tie of the round between two teams that have won the competition four times between them. The first half was goalless with

30 Jun 2015

Lionesses Reach Last Four – Reaction

In the early hours of Sunday morning, England’s Women knocked hosts Canada out of the World Cup to reach the semi finals. The reaction on social media throughout the game and after the final whistle was the best that we have experienced since we became involved with the Palace Ladies.