Back in the day, as they say today - it was the late 1980s as I recall - a young lad of about 10 approached me in the street and asked for my autograph. I was somewhat taken aback, as I was hardly on the A-list.
Host nation Qatar are set to gear up for the 2022 FIFA World Cup by playing a series of friendly matches against the teams in one of Europe's qualification groups.
The UEFA qualification groups for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar have been drawn in Zurich today, with 55 countries set to participate with 13 spots on offer.
The Doha 2030 Asian Games Bid Committee has celebrated two years to go until the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar, highlighting how the tournament and its venues could help with hosting the Games eight years later.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino says steady progress has been made in recent months on preparations for the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup, with the tournament set to kick off in two years' time.
Sport in 2020 has been a tale of the unexpected and as Hallowe'en approaches, the time seems right to recall some moments when it has also been a horror story.
In 2016, Portugal won a single game of football from seven attempts and were crowned as the champions of Europe.
The draw for European qualifying for the 2022 FIFA World Cup is to be made on December 7.
Today is the 80th birthday of Pelé, a fact which will make an entire generation feel a little older.
Spain and Portugal have announced an official joint bid for the 2030 FIFA World Cup after the Presidents of both nations' football governing bodies signed an agreement.
The first regional sponsor of the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup has been announced.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has admitted he is concerned by delays to qualifiers for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar due to the coronavirus pandemic.
A Human Rights Watch report has found 2022 FIFA World Cup host country Qatar is still falling short on migrant workers’ rights.
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has postponed World Cup qualifiers planned for October and November.
Stephen Tataw, who captained Cameroon's football team to the quarter-finals of the 1990 World Cup has died after an illness at the age of 57.