On a hot October evening, Israel and Latvia faced off and showed more of what they produced all this campaign. For the Israelis, it is all about looking forward towards the important upcoming missions.
Saudi Arabia arrived for a first-ever football match in the West Bank against Palestine. Uri came back with his thoughts about the progress of Palestinian football.
North Korea against South Korea. It can’t get any more tense and interesting than this. It is the South’s first visit to Pyongyang in almost 30 years, this time for a crucial World Cup qualifier. To celebrate this big event, we examined the football history of the the Korean peninsula.
Nigeria and Brazil will meet for the first time in 16 years, this time in a friendly match in Singapore. For the Nigerians, it is a match-up filled with nostalgia from the incredible 1996 Olympics journey, and they would look to surprise the Seleção again.
Finland have never qualified for a major tournament, and it stings them even more when a regional rival like Iceland does it before them. Now, they are on the verge of doing it themselves - Teemu Pukki and the boys are ready to create their own fairy-tale story.