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  • Nigeria and Iran battle to scoreless draw

    CURRITIBA, Brazil -- Opening play in Group F, Nigeria and Iran played to a listless, 0-0 draw, the first of its kind in the 2014 World Cup at the Arena de Baixada. Despite a few early chances for the Super Eagles, there was nothing to split the teams on...
  • U.S. is a few years away from challenging for World Cup title

    As we all know, the United States' World Cup hopes ended Tuesday with a 2-1 overtime loss to Belgium. Belgium clearly dominated the game and if not for the play of goalkeeper Tim Howard this game would have ended in regulation time. Howard had a record-...
  • As Brazil sputters, World Cup still waits for dominant team to emerge

    As Brazil sputters, World Cup still waits for dominant team to emerge
    Three weeks ago, Juergen Klinsmann predicted his U.S. team wouldn't win the World Cup. And he was right. So who is he picking in the final? "Brazil is the No. 1 name to mention," Klinsmann said Wednesday, "because of their talent [and] their home...
  • Germany wins fourth World Cup title by beating Argentina, 1-0

    Germany wins fourth World Cup title by beating Argentina, 1-0
    When the final whistle sounded, Mario Goetze disappeared under a dog pile of German teammates in the middle of the field. Argentina’s Lionel Messi, meanwhile, ran his left hand over his face and hair, sidestepped the celebration and joined his...
  • World Cup: Lionel Messi can cement legacy with an Argentina victory

    World Cup: Lionel Messi can cement legacy with an Argentina victory
    Whether a megastar at the World Cup finals ultimately qualifies for the Mt. Rushmore of his sport will be influenced in part by how many championships he collects. Though his skill and will surpass that of any peer, the rings are the thing for most juries...
  • World Cup first: Spain and Netherlands open play in a finals rematch

    Never before have the World Cup finalists met in the opening round of the succeeding tournament. From the first-time-for-everything department, it's defending champion Spain versus runner-up Netherlands -- on just the second lap of the 4 1/2-week soccer...
  • Bruce Arena: Germany, Netherlands are likely World Cup finalists

    The 2014 World Cup in Brazil went from having a high rate of scoring to a quarterfinal round that produced five goals in four games. However, as the last week of the competition unfolds, traditional powers Brazil, Germany, Argentina and the...
  • World Cup: Germany is favored, but Argentina has ability to upset

    The 2014 World Cup is about to be concluded with the final Sunday in Rio de Janeiro at the historic Estadio do Maracana. After 63 games, Germany and Argentina are left to battle for the most coveted trophy in sports. This pairing is not surprising...
  • World Cup: Social media reaction to Germany's win over Argentina

    It took more than 120 minutes and a goal in extra time, but Germany emerged as the World Cup champion with a 1-0 win over Argentina on Saturday. Once the game ended, the Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro was illuminated in German colors, and...
  • Cry for Argentina? It played Germany evenly and could have won

    Cry for Argentina? It played Germany evenly and could have won
    The Argentines couldn't have asked for anything more. They engineered a pair of shots near enough to feel the goalkeeper's breath, both of which an adult league rec player might have converted. Their transcendent star found the open spaces he craves,...
  • Messi, Rojo lead Argentina past Nigeria

    PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil -- Lionel Messi continued his scoring tear with two goals at the Estadio Beira-Rio on Wednesday, but it was Marcos Rojo's second-half strike that gave Argentina a 3-2 victory over Nigeria. Messi opened the scoring in the third...