Hundreds of thousands lined the Champs-Elysees to greet the Football World Cup winners.
The newsroom is divided on the controversial VAR decision during the World Cup final.
Newshub's football brains trust reflects on the highs and lows of the past month.
Didier Deschamps was the third man to win a Football World Cup as a player and a coach.
The Football World Cup win turned sour in some parts of the country.
The former All Whites coach believes New Zealand Football has to change if it wants international success.
France won their first Football World Cup in 20 years, and they're celebrating.
A look at how the final in Moscow played out, as France claimed a 4-2 win over Croatia.
Punk group Pussy Riot have a history of criticising Russian President Vladimir Putin.
France have been crowned champions of the football world - but not without controversy.
They won their second Football World Cup with a thrilling 4-2 Football World Cup final win over Croatia.
All the action as it happened in the 2018 Football World Cup final in Moscow.
The bet would return a profit of $90,000.
RadioLIVE's Sunday Sport panel think Fifa went too far with its World Cup ban on 'hot women'.
Their World Cup form shows that Croatia are legitimate contenders, writes Michael O'Keeffe.
Russia 2018 has convinced me that Fifa might've got this one right, writes Andrew Gourdie.
England's Football World Cup campaign in Russia ended with a loss.
Fifa have told broadcasters to stop sexist camera shots ahead of the Football World Cup final.
Some fans are calling it the Jagger 'jinx'.
"We've had a brilliant couple of weeks - I've got no negatives at all."
Lloyd Burr should track down the bloke and do the same back, writes Craig Norenbergs.
"Apart from the beer in the face... it was an epic atmosphere."
Newshub's Mitch McCann books a seat at the Croatian Culture Society for the Football World Cup final.
Emergency service calls skyrocketed after the game
Fans from Scotland, Wales and Ireland were happy to see England fail.
Newshub's European correspondent became a victim of World Cup hooliganism.
The dream run came to a crashing halt against Croatia in the semi-finals.
Newshub reporter Mitch McCann was in a room full of Football World Cup fans when the final whistle blew.
Croatia will face France in the Football World Cup final on Monday (NZ time).
Croatia beat England to earn a spot in the Football World Cup final in Moscow.
Is football coming home?
Wednesday's celebrations were just a warm up for the upcoming England vs Croatia semi-final.
Newshub's Michael O'Keeffe and Chris Forster have been impressed with the teenager at the Football World Cup.
Does this look like a team overcome by the Football World Cup occasion?
All 12 boys and their coach have been rescued from a cave.
The 1-0 win sees the 1998 champions book a place in their third World Cup final.
All the action as it happened from St. Petersburg in the first World Cup semi-final.
Can Belgium's 'golden generation' topple neighbours France?
Three words have England football fans in a frenzy - but what do they mean?
The former All Whites coach has a long relationship with the England football boss.
Football isn't coming home just yet, warn Newshub's Henry Rounce and Ross Karl.
Four European teams remain standing (including you know who) with the final in sight.
Andrew Gourdie has that annoying tune in his head as the Football World Cup reaches the semis.
Heartbreak for Russia as their Football World Cup ends in Sochi.
The dream is over for Russia as Croatia come out on top in Sochi.
England will play in the Football World Cup semi-finals for the first time since 1990.
Newshub's Henry Rounce and Chris Forster think they may have to against Sweden in the quarter-finals.
The field is down to six - and none of them are South American.
Brazil are out of the tournament, after Belgium put on a show in Kazan.
Brazil were no match for Belgium who advance to the Football World Cup semi-finals.