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FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup
The 2014 FIFA World Cup will be played June 12 through July 13 in Brazil. The tournament features 32 teams at 12 venues in nine host cities. Spain won the 2010 World Cup, its first, and Italy won the 2006 cup, the country's fourth title. Full Coverage.
The 2014 FIFA World Cup will be played June 12 through July 13 in Brazil. The tournament features 32 teams at 12 venues in nine host cities. Spain won the 2010 World Cup, its first, and Italy won the 2006 cup, the country's fourth title. Full Coverage. « Show less

Top FIFA World Cup Articles

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  • FA chairman backs manager Hodgson despite World Cup flop

    LONDON (Reuters) - England coach Roy Hodgson retains the support of the Football Association despite the team's dismal showing at the World Cup last month, FA Chairman Greg Dyke said on Tuesday. Dyke said he thought Hodgson did "quite a good job" in...
  • Germany damages its World Cup trophy during team celebrations

    Germany damages its World Cup trophy during team celebrations
    It took the Germans a month of grueling matches to win the World Cup, but it took them only about a week to damage their coveted trophy. The 2014 tournament winners chipped off a piece of their replica World Cup trophy during wild celebrations in the...
  • Factbox-Brazil manager Dunga

    SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Following is a factbox about Dunga who was named as Brazil manager on Tuesday. Full name: Carlos Caetano Bledorn Verri Born: Oct. 31, 1961 in Ijui, Brazil PLAYING CAREERDunga began his playing career at Internacional of Porto...
  • Religion column: What brings us together needs our attention

    Like millions of people across the globe, I've spent many hours over the last month watching soccer's World Cup. Although I've always been a big sports fan, I've never closely followed soccer until early June. I don't think I knew the names of more then...
  • Dunga succeeds Scolari as Brazil manager

    RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazil named Dunga as their manager for the second time on Tuesday, two weeks after they were hammered 7-1 by Germany in the World Cup semi-finals, a result which led to the resignation of former coach Luiz Felipe Scolari. The...
  • Brazil recalls Dunga to coach national soccer team

    Brazil recalls Dunga to coach national soccer team
    Brazil seems to have no shortage of great young soccer players. But coaches? Not so much. After its disastrous showing in the World Cup it hosted, Brazil has decided to go back to the future by replacing Luiz Felipe Scolari, a two-time national team...
  • F1 asks: Where did all the German fans go?

    HOCKENHEIM Germany (Reuters) - Where have all the German Formula One fans gone? The glamour sport was asking itself that question after tens of thousands stayed away from a home grand prix that should have been box office gold in the land of Mercedes but...
  • Celebrated but unfulfilled, Gerrard calls time on England

    (Reuters) - At his best a midfield marauder who inspired team-mates and scored goals in equal measure, Steven Gerrard on Monday retired from England duty as the country's third most-capped player after an international career that promised more than it...
  • England captain Gerrard retires from internationals

    LONDON (Reuters) - England captain Steven Gerrard has announced his retirement from international soccer, the Football Association said on Monday. The Liverpool midfielder won 114 caps for his country after making his debut in a 2-0 win over Ukraine at...
  • Moustachioed Basque seeks Bolivar's first final

    MONTEVIDEO (Reuters) - Paraguay's Nacional reached the Libertadores Cup final for the first time with a 2-1 aggregate victory over Defensor Sporting on Tuesday, the visitors bravely holding on to advance despite losing 1-0 in Uruguay. Defensor threw...
  • Facebook Hires NBA's Dan Reed to Head Sports Partnerships

    Dan Reed, president of the National Basketball Association's minor-league operations, is joining Facebook to head up global sports strategy and partnerships with leagues, teams and athletes. Reed will report to Nick Grudin, director of partnerships at...