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Get ready for 2018 FIFA World Cup, June 14 to July 15, 2018, in Russia. A total of 64 soccer matches will be played in 12 different stadiums across 11 cities in Eastern Europe. A total of 32 national teams will be part of the tournament. The final match will take place July 15 in Moscow at Luzhniki Stadium. Russia will host the 2018 World Cup for the first time.
Teams to watch for the 2018 World Cup are Germany, Chile, Portugal and Mexico who took the top four places in the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup, a prelude to the FIFA World Cup. Current World Cup Qualifiers are: Brazil, Iran, Japan, Korea Republic, Saudi Arabia, Belgium, Mexico and Russia (automatic host qualifier).
Also keep tabs on the Major League Soccer (MLS) as their playoffs are held in October and November, with the MLS Cup Final slated for December. The Seattle Sounders and the Vancouver Whitecaps are in fifth and sixth place respectively in the Western Conference.
In the National Women’s Soccer League, their regular season ends Sept. 30 and the top four teams qualify for the playoffs. The Portland Timbers is in second place in a tight race at the top. Here is their schedule.