RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

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

Displaying items 23-33
  • Ronaldo joins Strikers' new ownership group

    Ronaldo joins Strikers' new ownership group
    Ronaldo is joining forces with the Fort Lauderdale Strikers. The Brazilian soccer superstar, who retired in 2011 after a legendary career, now owns a 25 percent stake in the 2014 NASL runner-up, Strikers officials told the Sun Sentinel on Wednesday....
  • In shunning L.A., USOC turns down a gold-medal performer

    In shunning L.A., USOC turns down a gold-medal performer
    The U.S. Olympic Committee could have taken a big step toward bringing home the 2024 Summer Games on Thursday by nominating a diverse entertainment capital with perfect weather, sparkling venues, past Olympic experience and a welcoming public. Instead,...
  • FIFA ethics investigator quits role in World Cup probe

    FIFA ethics investigator quits role in World Cup probe
    Michael Garcia, a former U.S. attorney who oversaw an investigation into the award of World Cups to Qatar and Russia, resigned his role after soccer’s governing body rejected his appeal to release more of his findings. Garcia led a two-year...
  • USA polo squad to host Italy Dec. 28

    The USA Water Polo Men's Senior National Team will return to action later this month for an exhibition match against the Italian Men's National Team. The teams will meet at 2 p.m. on Dec. 28 at Newport Harbor High, 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach. It...
  • A Boost For Tucker West's Career — And For The Old Backyard Luge Track

     A Boost For Tucker West's Career — And For The Old Backyard Luge Track
    RIDGEFIELD — The weather forecast was not good when Tucker West came home for Christmas. Not good for making ice on a luge track, anyway. Tucker and his dad, Brett, had been hoping for cold temperatures so they could use their backyard track....
  • Trexlertown regular Bobby Lea leads World Cup omnium cycling standings

    Trexlertown regular Bobby Lea leads World Cup omnium cycling standings
    The 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio are still 21 months away, but Bobby Lea has begun his push for his third berth on the U.S. men's cycling team. With one event to go, the Topton resident and regular at the Valley Preferred Cycling Center in...
  • FIFA to publish Garcia report on World Cup bidding process 'in appropriate form'

    FIFA to publish Garcia report on World Cup bidding process 'in appropriate form'
    MARRAKECH, Morocco -- FIFA's executive committee has unanimously agreed to allow the publication "in an appropriate form" of the report on the bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, but gave no indication of when it might happen. Soccer's...
  • U.S. gets a tough draw in women's World Cup

    U.S. gets a tough draw in women's World Cup
    If the U.S. women's team is intimidated by the difficult World Cup draw it got Saturday, it's doing a good job of keeping that a secret. "Bring it on," forward Sydney Leroux tweeted moments after the Americans were placed in Group D alongside Sweden,...
  • American Mikaela Shiffrin dominates to win World Cup slalom

    ZAGREB, Croatia -- American skier Mikaela Shiffrin won a women's World Cup slalom by a huge margin on Sunday to continue her recent resurgence. Cheered by 8,000 spectators, the Olympic champion posted the fastest time in both runs to finish in an...
  • See what people talked about most on Facebook this year

    See what people talked about most on Facebook this year
    It's been a busy year on Facebook. Social media users have witnessed protests, disease, victory, destruction and more. With all that's happened this year, it's no surprise that one particular event -- the World Cup -- actually became the most talked-...
  • Mikaela Shiffrin dominates in another World Cup slalom victory

    American skier Mikaela Shiffrin continued her recent resurgence in slalom by convincingly winning her second straight World Cup race, leaving her rivals in awe four weeks before she defends her world title in Beaver Creek, Colo. In sunny conditions...