World Football

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Football's biggest stories of the week on the BBC.

Former Premier League footballer Kieron Dyer talks about the sexual abuse he suffered as a child and explains how that affected his football career. The coach of the Afghanistan women's team discusses the challenges she faces. Switzerland international Gelson Fernandes looks back on his time at Manchester City. And we remember the life and times of the record-breaking goalkeeper who was known as Crazy Sword...Malaysia's Chow Chee Yeong.


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Will Saudi Arabia's deal with La Liga backfire if their players don't get game time?
Bordeaux coach Gus Poyet talks about the pressures of management.
Nigerian defender Leon Balogun talks about the racist abuse he's suffered in Germany.
Nigeria's Taribo West talks about the pitfalls of being a footballer
The Pioneers Jan. 18, 2018
A first-hand account from the first women allowed into football stadia in Saudi Arabia.
Argentina's Pablo Zabaleta talks about the heartbreak of losing a World Cup final.
On the show...Cameroon's Lauren, Liberian President George Weah & Nigeria's Odion Ighalo.
Relive the highs and lows on the road to Russia 2018.
Former players remember the rise-and-fall of the original North American Soccer League.
US Soccer Presidential candidate Steve Gans gives his vision for the future of the game.
Brazil Still Hurting Nov. 30, 2017
World Cup winner Rai explains why Brazil could struggle at Russia 2018.
Senegal's Oumar Niasse talks about becoming an outcast at Everton FC.
All the excitement from Peru, Senegal and Ivory Coast on the road to the 2018 World Cup
Footballer Chris Naumoff talks about retiring at the age of 21 because of a heart defect.
In conversation with the former Ghana international Anthony Yeboah.
Former USA international Eric Wynalda on his vision for the future of football in the USA
Does Qatar have enough time to find a good enough team for the 2022 World Cup?
World Football reflects on a dramatic week of World Cup qualifiers.
How have Atlanta United gone from no existence to MLS Cup hopefuls?