Sunday 20 March 2016, 07:12

Next week on

Like every Sunday, we whet your appetite with an overview of what is in store for you on in the coming week, which will be headlined by international action.

Qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ is kicking back into view. A number of qualifiers will be taking place on Thursday 24 and Friday 25 March in the AFCCONMEBOLand CONCACAF zones. Be the first to know about all the goals and the final scores thanks to, where you will also find related statistics, analysis and quotes. Be sure to follow our Live Blog, which will be up and running again from Wednesday.

To get the week underway on Monday you can catch up with the legendary Cameroonian goalkeeper Thomas Nkono as he talks on a number of subjects, among them his pride at having inspired Gianluigi Buffon to become a goalie with his exploits for the Indomitable Lions at the 1990 FIFA World Cup™.

We will also be shining the spotlight on the rest of Africa early in the week. Join us for a visit to Swaziland and check out our exclusive interview with Ghana head coach Avram Grant, our run-through of developments in the CAF Champions League and a lowdown on the state of play in qualification for the 2017 CAF Africa Cup of Nations.

The FIWC 2016 Grand Finalis also taking place in New York and we will be streaming live as the battle to become world champion rages on Monday and Tuesday.

As ever, coverage of women's football will also be figuring prominently, including a look at the South American qualifiers for the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016, an interview with former Germany star Celia Sasic and our weekly club round-up.

Besides all of the above, we will also be bringing you the latest FIFA news, updates on FIFA Tournaments, our usual assortment of exclusive interviews, videosphotos and, of course, all our regular features.