Locked content World Cup drives small stores sales in June

Sales in small-format stores in Poland increased by 5.4 percent y/y. On monthly basis, a growth stood at  2.4 percent, a market research company CMR said. The number of transactions in June 2018 was 1 percent lower y/y but by almost 3 percent higher m/m. The start of the World Cup in June was accomp...

Locked content Poland drops by one spot in the latest FIFA ranking

Polish men’s national football team has been placed 7th in the latest FIFA ranking. Compared to last month’s record-high standing, Poland dropped by one spot and was overtaken by Spain Among the European teams, it was ranked 5th. Germany remained in the lead, followed by Brazil and Portu...

Locked content Poland seeded in the top pot for the World Cup group draw

After the qualification stage for the 2018 World Cup has been concluded, FIFA announced the full seeding lists for the group draw. Poland will be drawn from the strongest first pot, along with the hosts Russia, Germany, Brazil, Portugal, Argentina, Belgium, and France. One team from each pot is draw...

Locked content Poland qualifies for the 2018 World Cup

Poland beat Montenegro 4:2 in the last World Cup qualifying game and secured its spot in next year’s tournament winning group F. Poland took the 2:0  early on with goals from Krzysztof Mączyński and Kamil Grosicki. But the hosts lost the lead, and possible World Cup seat after Montenegro scored two ...