2022 world cup

World Cup opener watched by 7.2 million viewers in US

The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - Ecuador’s 2-0 win over Qatar in this year’s World Cup opener was seen by 7.2 million television viewers in the United States. Sunday's game was seen by 3.228 million on the English-language telecast…

Women's protests overshadow Iran's World Cup loss

The Associated Press DOHA, Qatar (AP) - Some Iran fans at the team's World Cup opener against England showed their support for protests against the Islamic Republic's regime. Both women, who are banned from watching soccer at home, and men…