#WorldCup

.Afghanistan
Rashid Khan has been named as the skipper for the upcoming T20 World Cup in UAE. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@rashid.khan19)

  • Rashid Khan stepped down from his T20 captaincy position with immediate effect
  • He announced in a post on Twitter
  • Afghanistan cricket board announced an 18-member squad for the T20 World Cup in UAE

.Honduras
The United States Men’s National Team will face Jamaica next after beating Honduras in World Cup qualifiers. (Photo credit: Twitter/@USMNT).

  • The USMNT beat Honduras 4-1
  • Honduras took the lead in the 27th minute
  • The US fired back with four goals in the second half

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
A total of 18 players will be picked for ICC T20 World Cup 2021. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • The T20 World Cup 2021 will take place in Oman and the UAE from October 17
  • Krunal Pandya said that he hopes to find a place in the T20 World Cup squad
  • He said he believes he is "a proper batsman"

.Stuttgart, Germany
Serge Gnabry scored two goals(Photo Credit: Twitter/@DFB_Team)

  • Germany registered a 6-0 victory over Armenia
  • Marco Reus scored his first goal for Germany since November 2019
  • Ilkay Gundogan set up Serge Gnabry for the opening goal

.São Paulo, State of São Paulo, Brazil
The Argentina football team were to face Brazil in the World Cup qualifiers. (Photo credit: Twitter/Argentina)

  • The Brazil vs Argentina game was suspended afyer seven minutes of play
  • Four Argentine players will be deported from Brazil, authorities said
  • "We've been here at the stadium for an hour, they could have told us," Lionel Messi said 

.São Paulo, State of São Paulo, Brazil
(Photo Credit: Twitter/@Argentina)

  • The Argentine football governing body said in a tweet that the game was now suspended
  • Four Argentine players allegedly broke COVID-19 protocols
  • Sergio Aguero posted a cryptic message on Twitter

.São Paulo, State of São Paulo, Brazil
Argentina will take on Brazil in the World Cup qualifier match on Sunday. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Brazil will be missing nine England-based players against Argentina 
  • Neymar Jr, Gabi start for the hosts
  • Brazil leads the South American qualifying group

.London, UK
Jesse Lingard was on the mark. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@England)

  • England trounced Andorra 4-0 in the Group I matches of the World Cup qualifiers
  • Patrick Bamford made his international debut 
  • Jesse Lingard was on the mark with two goals and an assist

.London, UK
Raheem Sterling faced monkey chants during England's World Cup qualifier game against Hungary. (Photo credit: AP)

  • England players were jeered for taking a knee, pelted with plastic cups after goals in the Puskas Arena
  • England won the World Cup qualifier game 4-0
  • FIFA said that it will take adequate actions after investigating the incident

.São Paulo, Brazil
Brazil players celebrate their win over Chile in the World Cup qualifiers. (Photo credit: AP)

  • Brazil topped Chile 1-0 in Santiago in a tense match
  • The only goal of the match was scored by substitute Everton Ribeiro in the 64th minute
  • Argentina beat Venezuela 3-1 at the Olimpico Stadium in Caracas