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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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  • World Cup viewing party at Segerstrom Center for the Arts

    The Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa is playing host to two World Cup viewing parties this weekend on the center's 46,000 square foot Arts Plaza and both are free and open to the public. The first viewing party is for the third-place match...
  • World Cup notes: U.S. gains a strong foothold in international soccer

    World Cup notes: U.S. gains a strong foothold in international soccer
    The unprecedented level of interest this World Cup has earned in the United States has top officials at FIFA, world soccer's governing body, believing the sport may finally be turning the corner in a country where it has had to fight for attention in a...
  • World Cup: Is playing for third place really much of a consolation?

    In North American sports, they are known as consolation games. The root word of consolation is console, which is defined as lessening someone's grief, sorrow or disappointment. Not exactly a catchy way to promote a competition: Come watch two teams...
  • World Cup on Saturday: Brazil vs. Netherlands in third-place game

    BRAZIL VS. NETHERLANDS Where: Brasilia. Time: 1 p.m. PDT. TV: ESPN, Univision. The buzz: It's a game the Dutch don't want to play and one the Brazilians think they must win. That's pretty much all you need to know about Saturday's World Cup...
  • Brazil sports minister says 7-1 loss shows shake-up needed

    RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazil's humiliating 7-1 defeat by Germany has left a deep scar on the World Cup hosts and highlighted the need for a football shake-up in the country, but it was not on the same scale as the "national tragedy" of losing the...
  • German coach is under pressure at World Cup

    This should be the greatest moment of Joachim Loew's life. On Sunday he will be coaching in a World Cup final for the first time, leading his favored German team against Argentina. Every soccer coach who has ever blown a whistle has dreamed of being...
  • Rojo leaves training early but should be fit for final

    RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Argentina defender Marcos Rojo cut short training on Friday with pains in his left shin and right ankle but should still be fine for the World Cup final, Argentine sports newspaper Ole reported. The squad were holding a final...
  • Scoring kings Klose, Mueller eye more German goals

    BERLIN (Reuters) - Miroslav Klose and Thomas Mueller will bring a grand total of 26 World Cup goals to the final on Sunday, a staggering tally for two of the most prolific strikers in the tournament's history. Klose is the World Cup's all-time record...
  • Orlando City signs former Chicago Fire forward Giuseppe Gentile

    Orlando City signs former Chicago Fire forward Giuseppe Gentile
    Orlando City announced it has signed former Chicago Fire forward Giuseppe Gentile for the remainder of the 2014 USL season. Gentile scored 27 goals in 67 matches with UNC-Charlotte and was signed by the Fire on Jan. 24. He scored two goals in three...
  • Messi, Mueller, Rodriguez among contenders for World Cup's best

    RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Four Germans, three Argentines, and one player each from Brazil, Colombia and the Netherlands were short-listed on Friday for the "Golden Ball" award to the World Cup's best player. The top ten list included World Cup finalists...
  • Argentina's Lionel Messi can seal legacy with World Cup win

    RIO DE JANEIRO The comparisons with flamboyant and outspoken legend Diego Maradona have surely become tiresome to World Cup star Lionel Messi of Argentina, but they will be intensified to a whole new decibel over the next 48 hours. Nearly three decades...