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Brutal chart shows how much more efficient France was than Croatia in the World Cup Final

Croatia took twice as many shots as France did in the World Cup Final, but wasn't able to convert them at nearly the same rate. That, in part, proved to be the difference, as France took home the trophy.

Fans rush the field during one of the most thrilling segments of the World Cup Final and stop play

As Croatia started a counterattack against France in the second half of the World Cup Final, action was delayed when security had to chase fans off the field.
Video review is new to the World Cup this year, and already making a huge impact on the final.

France scores crucial goal in World Cup final after VAR overturned a no-call into a handball

Video review is new to the World Cup this year, and already making a huge impact on the final.
Antoine Griezmann flop set up France's first goal of the World Cup final.

Antoine Griezmann committed an egregious flop to give France an early lead in the World Cup final

France took an early lead over Croatia in the World Cup final on an own goal during a free kick. The goal would have never happened if not for an egregious flop by Antoine Griezmann.

A giant octopus at Resorts World Sentosa has predicted who will win Sunday’s World Cup Final

Ollie, who has been at the aquarium since the start of this year, had to pick between two pieces of crab.
A World Cup photographer became part of Croatia's celebration.

A World Cup photographer was run over during Croatia’s goal celebration, still did his job, and captured some amazing pics

A World Cup photographer was run over during Croatia's goal celebration, still did his job, and captured some amazing pics
Harry Kane of England is challenged by Sime Vrsaljko of Croatia and Dejan Lovren of Croatia during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Semi Final match between England and Croatia at Luzhniki Stadium on July 11, 2018 in Moscow, Russia.

Mario Mandžukić strikes extra-time killer blow to wreck England’s ‘coming home’ dreams and send Croatia into World Cup fin...

The result of the World Cup semifinal between England and Croatia was always going to be historic. For England, it was a shot at a first World Cup final in 52 years, but for Croatia it was the chance at a first World Cup final ever. Eventually, Croatia prevailed, albeit by the narrowest of margins.

YouTube’s TV streaming service experienced a massive outage at the worst possible time — and customers were not happy

For many soccer/football fans, YouTube TV went down at the worst possible time on Wednesday: during the semifinals match-up between England and Croatia, and a crucial moment in the World Cup tournament.
Kieran Trippier celebrates after scoring a powerful free kick goal to give England an early 1-0 lead over Croatia in the World Cup semifinal.

England scored another set piece goal that was so good the opposing keeper could only shrug

Kieran Trippier scored a powerful free kick goal to give England an early 1-0 lead over Croatia in the World Cup semifinal.