2018 FIFA World Cup coverage - Press Association
2018 FIFA World Cup

Stay on the ball with PA’s World Cup coverage

In 2018 Russia will play host to the biggest sporting event in the world. One of the few times where sport dominates the news narrative, the 2018 World Cup is set to captivate audiences across the world in June and July.


The tournament will see teams look to unseat reigning champions and tournament favorites Germany as they look to become the first team to win consecutive World cups since Brazil in 1962.


Show the stats behind the scores with PA. Choose from comprehensive team, match and player stats from the qualifiers, pre-tournament friendlies and the World Cup finals.


Detailed fixture and group information will be available moments after the group draw in December, with regular updates detailing the most up-to-date information throughout the World Cup cycle.


Ensure that your audience will never miss a moment with PA’s live coverage. Delivered with a sub-minute latency, PA’s live scores and in-play stats are the best way to follow the games on-the-go.


Discover our complete data offering by getting in touch with a member of our team below.


PA will be following every step of Home Nation’s teams in the journey across Russia, providing detailed daily coverage of their group stages, before providing wider coverage on the knockout phases.


Put your publication in the conference room, with quotes from players and managers published moments after they are uttered. Deliver essential match coverage with detailed match previews and reports, or choose from daily round-ups of the big stories and defining narratives for every day of the tournament.

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Focusing predominantly on the Home Nations, PA’s video team will be joining the Home Nations teams as they bid to make the knockout phases.


Put your viewers pitch-side with exclusive training footage or give them a seat in the conference room with a mixture of raw footage and ready to broadcast packages. PA is offering raw footage for your company to work with and broadcast ready packages for your users to wake up to.


Lift the veil of the tournament with exclusive off-the-pitch content, or give your audience a seat in the press room with footage of the pre and post-match press conferences.

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