Streaming lag that affects major sporting events such as the World Cup could be a thing of the past, according to the BBC.
Greene King saw sales boosted by warm weather and the World Cup over the summer, with England football fans sinking more than 3 million pints while watching Gareth Southgate’s men reach the semi-finals.
Football fans tuning in to watch England’s run to the semi-finals of the Fifa World Cup helped the BBC’s iPlayer service score its best July performance on record.
One of the people who helped develop World Cup-bound midfield maestro Kim Little has labelled her “Scotland’s Pele”.
Aberdeen's Rachel Corsie didn’t know “what to do” as Scotland’s women’s place at the “pinnacle of football” – the World Cup – was confirmed.
Scotland's women have qualified for the World Cup in France next year.
Retailer Dixons Carphone will reveal its latest trading update and prepare to face shareholders on Thursday following the massive data breach involving nearly 16 million customer records.
Enrique Iglesias jokingly called his twins “tough to entertain” as he shared a rare video of his eight-month-old children.
Frankie & Benny’s owner The Restaurant Group is set to report another fall in sales this week after the firm was hit by this year’s extreme weather, both hot and cold.
Air Partner has said a competitive process to appoint new external auditors is under way after the private jet firm discovered a £3.3 million accounting error earlier this year.
Online booking site Hostelworld has seen its shares slump as it warned of a hit to bookings after the World Cup and European heatwave dented demand.
Retail sales cooled last month as buoyant spending on food and drink spurred by the warm weather failed to offset a wider slowdown in consumer expenditure.
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has described Ireland’s hockey World Cup finalists as “legends of Irish sport.”
Tributes have been paid to Ireland’s female hockey team after they lost to the Netherlands in the World Cup final.
Activity in Britain’s powerhouse services sector slipped to a three-month low in July, as Brexit uncertainty, hot weather and the football World Cup hit business.
All Bar One owner Mitchells & Butlers has benefited from a rise in sales but warned that its margins will fall due to rising costs.
While the contestants on Love Island were busy coupling up on ITV2, for a while this summer it seemed England were destined to crack on with the World Cup trophy.
FIFA has been urged to conduct an independent investigation into claims the Qatar 2022 World Cup bid team attempted to sabotage rival bids.
The Qatar 2022 World Cup bid team broke Fifa rules by running a secret campaign to sabotage their rivals for the tournament, The Sunday Times has claimed.
The Qatar 2022 World Cup bid team broke FIFA rules by running a secret campaign to sabotage their rivals for the tournament, The Sunday Times has claimed.
Theresa May has made a pitch to help bring football home – to Qatar.
After winning the 2018 World Cup with France, Olivier Giroud remained true to his word and shaved his head.
England’s semi-final clash with Croatia had one of the top five biggest ever UK TV audiences for an England World Cup match, new figures show.
A photographer who accidentally got caught up in Croatia’s wild celebrations after they scored the winning goal against England during the World Cup has been offered a holiday by the country’s tourism board.
Instagram has revealed some of the stats on how its community embraced the World Cup, revealing that Cristiano Ronaldo gained the most new followers during the tournament.
Perhaps the sweetest story to emerge from France’s World Cup win is the appreciation the players have for central midfielder N’Golo Kante.
France’s victorious World Cup team has rolled down Paris’ Champs-Elysees Avenue in an open-top bus as thousands of people cheered with unrestrained pride and jets streamed the national colours — blue, white, red — overhead.
Former England captain Kevin Sinfield has criticised Australia over their proposed four-year international calendar, arguing it would damage preparations for the 2021 World Cup.
Juan Cuadrado may have lost his Juventus shirt number to Cristiano Ronaldo, but his new number could be the most cryptic the world of football has ever seen.
France’s victorious World Cup team have returned home from Russia to a red carpet welcome ahead of a victory parade in Paris.