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Here Are All Of Germany's Goals vs. Brazil, Jaunty Names Included

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Has everyone been enjoying the World Cup semi-final match so far? For those of you who need catching …

Brazil's Squad: Who's Staying, Who's Going and Who's Being Added in 2015

Brazil's 2014 FIFA World Cup, for all intents and purposes, is over.<p>Brazil's Squad: Who's Staying, Who's Going and Who's Being Added in 2015<p>07/08/2014<p>Brazil's 2014 FIFA World Cup, for all intents and purposes, is over.<p>Sure, there's a third-fourth place match to play, but the consolation prize will …

Back to the future: Sonny Pike returns to Ajax

The former child prodigy talks to Goal about mental health in football, drawing upon a past in which he went from stardom at 12 to burned out by 18<p>Sonny Pike shifts uncomfortably in his chair. “If you'd asked me to do this even five years ago, there wouldn’t have been any chance,” he confesses. …

14 Faces That Tell You Exactly How Stunning Spain's World Cup Elimination Was

Spain, out of the World Cup already? How??

Serey Die Squashes Father Death Reports

During the national anthems, midfielder Serey Die broke into tears. Some players get emotional, but Die's reaction just seemed to be carried away. When his teammates comforted him there was something wrong at that moment.<p>Serey Die Squashes Father Death Reports<p>06/19/2014<p>During the national anthems, …

Suarez pushes England to edge of World Cup exit

Before the World Cup, Uruguay was worried about Luis Suarez's knee and Colombia was fretting over injured Radamel Falcao. Considering the wild …

Messi scores winner, Klose ties Ronaldo's record

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Miroslav Klose scored a World Cup goal for the record books. Lionel Messi grabbed a late winner to put Argentina into the round …

World Cup 2014: England have no scapegoat - Phil Neville

Being knocked out of a major international tournament is probably the worst feeling I have had in football, but England's early exit from this World Cup will not scar our young players.

Forget Radamel Falcao, James Rodriguez Is Colombia's Brightest Star

Link to Media<p>In a year speckled with deflating withdrawals from the 2014 World Cup due to injury, Radamel's Falcao's was perhaps the most disappointing.<p>When he was inadvertently hurt in a challenge with part-time footballer and teacher Soner Ertek in Monaco’s Coupe de France match with fourth-tier …

Unsurprisingly, the Italian World Cup team is traveling in far better style than the English

Fashionable travel is tough. Trousers get wrinkled, temperatures are unpredictable, and for overnight international flights, comfort is of the essence. But Italy’s national soccer team still managed to pull off a stylish arrival in Rio de Janeiro last week.<p>Shortly after 4am, team Italy stepped off …

5 Things to Consider Before Getting a Tattoo

Whether you’re rewarding yourself for working hard in the gym or you want to express yourself through body art, committing to a tattoo is a big …

What determines your 'drunken identity'?

Why do some people get goofy and affectionate when drunk, while others become downright nasty?There are a lot of factors at play, says explains …

The World Cup's 25 Fittest Players

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Delhi World Cup screenings threatened by power blackout amid searing heat

Delhi football fans facing World Cup black out after governor announces 10pm lights out order in the city's shopping malls to ease a power crisis<p>Delhi's sports bars are hoping to pull back a late equaliser in their bid to showcase live World Cup matches after the capital's Lieutenant General …

World Cup 2014 coaches and managers

A complete run-down of every manager and coach at World Cup 2014 in Brazil and how much they are being paid<p><b>GROUP A</b><p><b>Brazil</b> <i><br>Luiz Felipe Scolari, 65, Brazilian</i><br>In his second spell as Brazil manager after winning the World Cup with them in 2002. 'Big Phil' will be looking to build on the success of last …

Gooooal!-Driven

Inside Flipboard / June 10, 2014<p>Every four years, soccer fans become ever more intense about their sport, homeland and team…and that day is nearly …

13 Things Pelé Thinks About The World Cup And The Future Of Soccer

"Everyone's saying, 'Oh Neymar is going to win the World Cup for Brazil,' but I think it's too heavy a responsibility for him."<p>São Paulo, Brazil — Pelé is the greatest footballer the world has ever seen, more likable than most puppies, as globally respected as the Pope (possibly), an unquestionable …

Messi, Higuain, Agüero and Di Maria, Argentina's Fab Four Ready to Shine

Lionel Messi, Gonzalo Higuain, Sergio Agüero and Angel di Maria form one of the most sublime attacking forces in football, but their goals may not be enough to win the World Cup for Argentina.<p>Los Cuatro Fantasticos, as fans call them, are all 26, came through Argentina's ranks together and are …

Ranking Italy's 10 Greatest World Cup Strikers

As with selecting the greatest World Cup XI for Italy, choosing the 10 best strikers in Azzurri history is equally difficult.<p>So rich and storied is the record of the four-time winners in this competition, drawing up a comprehensive list is a tough task.<p>However, focusing solely on the one tournament …

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World Cup 2014 makes history with new goal-line tech

Every four years, the FIFA World Cup reminds us of what makes the tournament historic: great rivals face off; new stars emerge; and moments become unforgettable.<p>This World Cup will make history for an additional reason. It's the first time that FIFA -- the world's soccer, or football, governing …

International Football

Argentina uses World Cup warm-up to display a banner on its claims to the Falklands

Argentina's football team posed behind a banner claiming that the Falkland Islands belong to the South American country in a provocative stunt ahead of the World Cup<p>Argentina's footballers unfured a banner claiming sovereignty of the Falkland Islands before defeating Slovenia 2-0, inflaming their …

USA Soccer Guy Releases Hilarious Mock 'World Cup Song'

Tired of all the cliched World Cup song efforts?<p>This one might be for you.<p>In a hilariously sarcastic and extremely American video released by @usasoccerguy, the song "Kick That Soccer Ball" pokes some fun at other World Cup songs (Pitbull's effort was <i>not</i> spared) while embracing some classic …

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Ranking the 10 Biggest Blunders in World Cup History

Link to Media<p>The World Cup has the ability to create legends and unforgettably joyous moments that are shared by a global community who love the sport.<p>However, the tournament can also become a highly visible platform for human error. While mistakes often seem amusing, they have the ability to haunt …

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Japan vs. Cyprus: 6 Things We Learned from Narrow Samurai Blue Win

Atsuto Uchida scored the only goal as Japan ran out 1-0 winners against Cyprus at the Saitama Stadium on Tuesday, as the Samurai Blue continued their preparations for this summer's World Cup in Brazil.<p>Despite the one-goal swing, Japan were clearly the better team in their last pre-tournament match …

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Mario Balotelli Interviews Mario Balotelli Ahead of 2014 World Cup in Brazil

Not many people know the inner workings of Mario Balotelli's mind, so what better person to interview him than himself?<p>That's exactly what the Italy star did ahead of the World Cup in a video put together by Puma.<p>The former Manchester City striker, now at AC Milan, reveals that he always he knew he …

Landon Donovan's Snub Will Have Little Impact on United States' World Cup Hopes

Whether he deserved inclusion in the team or not, there's no getting around the fact that Landon Donovan almost certainly wouldn't have had a demonstrable impact on the United States' chances at the 2014 World Cup.<p>When Jurgen Klinsmann unveiled the final 23-man roster headed to Brazil this summer, …

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adidas unveil World Cup Final ball: brazuca Final Rio

With just a mere two weeks until the World Cup kicks off at the Arena de São Paulo in São Paulo, the countdown to the show is most definitely on. adidas are jumping to the end of the campaign by officially unveiling the ball that the teams that make it through the whole tournament will use in the …

Messi: 'World Cup win is not for personal glory'

<b>Barcelona</b> star <b>Lionel Messi</b> has brushed off suggestions that he wants to win a <b>World Cup</b> solely for his own personal standing in football history.<p>Some …