ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Qatar beats Japan 3-1 to win Asian Cup, the 2022 World Cup host nation's first major soccer title.The Washington Times
World Cup 2022 hosts Qatar win their first ever Asian Cup with a 3-1 victory over four-time winners Japan.BBC Sport
Brazil beat Argentina 1-0 on the final day of the South American under-20 championship on Sunday but the result was no good for either side as Ecuador pipped Argentina to the title with Brazil ending outside the qualifying spots for this year's World Cup.IN
When an estimated 400,000 rugby fans descend on Japan later this year for the Rugby World Cup, finding a place to quench their thirst will not be a problem. Finding a bar to watch the game, however, could be.U.S.
Egypt has chosen six venues across five cities to host this year's African Nations Cup finals, local media reported, including the Port Said Stadium where 72 supporters died in the country's worst violence at a soccer venue in 2012.IN
Gordon Banks, the goalkeeper in England's 1966 World Cup-winning team, has died at the age of 81, his former club Stoke City said on Tuesday.IN
Canada will qualify for the 2022 World Cup, coach John Herdman promised the nation on Monday as Canada Soccer rolled out a 2019-2021 strategic plan that also targets another spot on the Olympic podium for the women's team.IN