How well do you know the history of World Cup qualification? Test your knowledge ahead of this week's crucial playoffs.
More worldwide football tournaments involving potentially all national teams could be coming to every odd-numbered year, under a new proposal.
The All Whites will play the first leg of their intercontinental World Cup playoff against Peru in Wellington on November 11.
The intercontinental World Cup play offs are now set -- get the full details of the matches.
Can you imagine a World Cup without Argentina, Chile, Netherlands, U.S. and Ivory Coast? They've got work to do as qualifying comes down to the wire.
Chris Wood has told ESPN FC that New Zealand have a good chance of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, even if the All Whites face Argentina.
New Zealand won the Oceania qualifying series for the World Cup when they drew 2-2 with Solomon Islands on Tuesday to complete an 8-3 aggregate win.
New Zealand closed in on a World Cup qualifying playoff spot by beating Solomon Islands 6-1 on Friday in the opening match of their Oceania final.
The FFA has decided not to push round one of the upcoming A-League season back to cater for potential Socceroos' World Cup qualifying playoffs.
With one year to go until the World Cup kicks off, we asked writers from around the world to summarise the state of qualifying play in their region.
Solomon Islands are through to the Oceania World Cup qualifying playoff after securing top spot in Group B on Tuesday.
Solomon Islands moved a step closer to a World Cup regional play-off against New Zealand after beating Papua New Guinea 3-2 on Friday.
The United States, Canada and Mexico bid to co-host the 2026 World Cup is supported by the OFC, the 11-nation Oceania football confederation.
Papua New Guinea are in control of their own destiny in Oceania World Cup qualifying after winning 2-1 in Tahiti.
New Zealand advanced to the final stage of World Cup qualifying in the Oceania region by beating Fiji 2-0 Tuesday.
New Zealand need just a point from their final group game against Fiji to book their place in the Oceania World Cup qualifying playoff.
The Wellington Phoenix have run out of patience with the FFA, issuing a vigorous demand for an international window in the A-League.
Tahiti moved into pole position in Group B of Oceania World Cup qualifying with a 3-1 win away at Papua New Guinea on Thursday.
Wellington Phoenix striker Shane Smeltz has called on the FFA to reschedule his side's round 24 clash with Newcastle.
Steve Sumner, who captained the New Zealand football team that played at the 1982 World Cup, died on Wednesday. He was 61.
An expanded World Cup could have huge benefits for soccer in New Zealand, NZ Football chief executive Andy Martin claims.
New Zealand are in pole position to reach the Oceania World Cup qualifying playoff after drawing 0-0 against New Caledonia on Tuesday.
Solomon Islands beat Tahiti in their World Cup qualifier thanks to a last-gasp goal from James Naka.