The bronze bust of Cristiano Ronaldo at Madeira Airport has been replaced with another one that presents a greater likeness to the Portugal captain.
Can Sweden cope without Zlatan Ibrahimovic? All eyes are on England vs. Tunisia, but Belgium are the nation with genuine World Cup ambitions.
Germany called off all media activity on Monday after their 1-0 World Cup loss to Mexico, while the nation's press laid into the defending champions
Players at the World Cup without their own official Panini sticker are being immortalised by the MIFA (Missing In Footy Album) Project.
The World Cup runs from June 14 until July 15. Check back here daily for results, news coverage and stories on the biggest names in Russia.
Manuel Neuer immediately walked back into the Germany XI after a nine-month layoff. But questions about that call will swirl after Sunday's defeat.
Jose Pekerman said that 2014 would be the moment Colombia took a definitive place at football's top table. Can they build on that success?
Russia's unlikely hero from the World Cup opener, Denis Cheryshev, has taken the long road to find acclaim in his country of birth.
After Mexico's stunning 1-0 win over Germany, there will be plenty of talk regarding match winner Hirving Lozano. But what about Hector Herrera?
One result does not change that Brazil are still among the favourites to be smiling in Moscow on July 15. But it might just temper their optimism.
Outrage over Optus' World Cup streaming issues has gone all the way to the top, with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull involving himself in the saga.
Mexicans jumping in jubilation on Sunday shook the ground hard enough to set off earthquake detectors.
Another day of World Cup action, another day of favourites underwhelming. Next to try their luck: Belgium and England. It's World Cup daily.
Germany won the last World Cup with a strong collective ethos, but Sunday's stunning 1-0 defeat vs. Mexico saw that blown apart in dramatic fashion.
What time and where you can watch every single World Cup 2018 match in Australia.
Rather than pointing the finger at VAR, it'd serve Australia well to understand how Antoine Griezmann's chance presented itself in the first place.
An emotional 1-0 victory for Mexico over Germany extended well beyond the pitch in Moscow. Here's a visual recap of El Tri's victory.
Brazil's stuttering performance stemmed from anxiety at playing their first World Cup game, coach Tite said after their 1-1 draw with Switzerland.
FIFA said it was looking into reports of alleged anti-gay chants by Mexico fans during their country's 1-0 World Cup win against Germany on Sunday.