1. FIFA Announces 2014 World Cup 'Dream Team' as Voted On by Fans

    The results are in, and the FIFA World Cup "Dream Team" has been revealed. As you'd expect for a contest voted on by fans, the list features a whole lot of star power...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 12 hours ago 22,079 reads 94 comments

  2. How to Pick a European Club for New World Cup Converts

    The 2014 World Cup broke TV viewing records around the world, with billions tuning in to see Germany lift the biggest prize in football. If the action in Brazil has piqued your interest in the world's No...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 day ago 4,161 reads 39 comments

  3. Neymar: Lionel Messi Deserved Golden Ball, but so Did Schweinsteiger and Robben

    Brazil forward Neymar says his Barcelona team-mate, Lionel Messi , was a deserving winner of the Golden Ball award as the 2014 World Cup's best player—but that Bastian Schweinsteiger and Arjen Robben also deserved recognition...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 2 days ago 99,711 reads 26 comments

  4. James Rodriguez Volley for Colombia vs. Uruguay Named 2014 World Cup's Best Goal

    FIFA have formally deemed James Rodriguez 's volleyed goal for Colombia against Uruguay as the 2014 World Cup's best. The strike was awarded the title after a vote on the FIFA website...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 2 days ago 53,135 reads 142 comments

  5. What Steven Gerrard Brought to England and How National Side Must Now Move on

    England and Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has opted to bring down the curtain on his international career, retiring from duty for his nation at the age of 34 and after winning 114 caps, reports Liverpool's official website ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 2 days ago 5,692 reads 20 comments

  6. Lionel Messi Meets Fan with His Shirt Name and Number Tattooed on His Back

    Lionel Messi has an army of fans across the world, but one Argentina supporter who wanted to show his love of Leo went a step beyond...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 2 days ago 28,616 reads 23 comments

  7. 8 Transfer Targets to Avoid Despite Eye-Catching FIFA World Cup 2014

    The FIFA World Cup 2014 gave more than 650 players a chance to showcase their footballing talents, and each and every one of them knows there's no better stage to attract new suitors...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 3 days ago 59,058 reads 79 comments

  8. England World Cup Performance Should Be Compared to That of France, Not Germany

    World Cup winning Germany captain, Phillip Lahm , announced his retirement from international football on Friday, leaving behind a generation of German players who are more than capable of extending the legacy of the team he led in Brazil...

    Ollie Scrimgeour Written by Ollie Scrimgeour about 3 days ago 1,012 reads 3 comments

  9. 10 Most Boring Games of the 2014 World Cup

    After the first few rounds of games at the 2014 World Cup, many folks were hailing it as the best tournament in recent memory. There were goals galore, tiki-taka had been dethroned by exciting counter-attacking play and everything seemed wonderful...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 6 days ago 14,162 reads 29 comments

  10. 10 Reasons Why Germany Will Defend World Cup Successfully in 2018

    Germany emerged victorious from the 2014 FIFA World Cup, their first triumph as a unified nation and since they won as West Germany at Italia '90...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 days ago 10,029 reads 56 comments

  11. 10 Things Russia Can Do Better Than Brazil as World Cup Hosts

    With the 2014 FIFA World Cup finals in Brazil having now come to an end, already thoughts are beginning to turn towards how to make the next tournament in Russia in four years’ time even better...

    Richard Morgan Written by Richard Morgan about 6 days ago 10,089 reads 34 comments

  12. 5 Algerian Players Who Will Earn Money Moves This Summer on Back of World Cup

    Interest in Algerian players is high following the Desert Foxes’ excellent summer showing in Brazil...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 6 days ago 986 reads 0 comments

  13. 10 Worst Haircuts of the 2014 World Cup

    There are two things that set professional footballers apart from regular people: They are exceptionally good at kicking a ball and they command enough respect that they can still be taken seriously with a ridiculous haircut...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 7 days ago 29,226 reads 78 comments

  14. Power Ranking Lionel Messi and Previous World Cup Golden Ball Winners

    Lionel Messi might not have won the 2014 FIFA World Cup, but there was some small consolation for him in the shape of the Golden Ball award for the best player at the tournament...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 7 days ago 9,664 reads 27 comments

  15. Power Ranking James Rodriguez and Past World Cup Golden Boot Winners

    James Rodriguez sealed the Golden Boot—or the adidas Golden Shoe, if you prefer—at the 2014 FIFA World Cup with a haul of six goals for Colombia, as his team exited at the quarter-final stage...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 7 days ago 17,774 reads 28 comments

  16. Ranking 10 Most Likely Successors to Luiz Felipe Scolari

    Luiz Felipe Scolari has been relieved of his duties and Brazil are on the hunt for a new manager to take their national side forward ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 7 days ago 4,139 reads 11 comments

  17. Power Ranking All 32 World Cup Managers

    Welcome to B/R's definitive ranking of all 32 managers involved in the FIFA World Cup 2014 . We've ordered them based on their tactical and managerial performance over the course ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 7 days ago 90,632 reads 223 comments

  18. 15 World Cup Players Clubs Should Steer Clear Of

    The World Cup can provide an excellent opportunity for domestic clubs to assess prospective new talent, as 736 internationals all vie for their own share of the spotlight...

    Laura Greene Written by Laura Greene about 8 days ago 4,342 reads 19 comments

  19. World Cup 2014 Final: Top Performers from Germany vs. Argentina

    Mario Gotze's stunning extra-time goal in the 2014 World Cup final in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday was enough to see Germany to victory against Argentina in a tense encounter...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 8 days ago 1,696 reads 0 comments

  20. Ranking Louis can Gaal Amongst All-Time Dutch Bosses

    Now that the World Cup in Brazil has finished, Louis van Gaal is about to take over as Manchester United 's new manager...

    Elko Born Written by Elko Born about 8 days ago 1,914 reads 2 comments

  21. 5 Rules FIFA Should Change Before the 2018 World Cup

    Now the dust has settled on the 2014 World Cup, Germany's celebrations have died down and all of the lessons have been learned from the competition, we are left looking at one of the best tournaments we've seen in the modern era...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 8 days ago 9,181 reads 29 comments

  22. James Rodriguez Is Wasting His Time at Monaco, He Must Join Real Madrid

    James Rodriguez became a football sensation after his extraordinary performance with Colombia in Brazil 2014. His value automatically went up and he became the object of desire for the top European clubs...

    Hugo Chavez Barroso Written by Hugo Chavez Barroso about 8 days ago 14,512 reads 85 comments

  23. World Cup Final Cake Is the Meanest Dessert We've Ever Seen

    We don't know who baked this heartless World Cup cake. We don't know if it was to briefly anger a German fan or to forever scar a defeated Argentine...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 8 days ago 62,458 reads 74 comments

  24. 15 Players Who Will Disappear into Obscurity After 2014 World Cup

    The 2014 FIFA World Cup has now finally drawn to a close after just over a month of spellbinding action in Brazil involving some of the very best players on Planet Football...

    Richard Morgan Written by Richard Morgan about 8 days ago 23,404 reads 33 comments

  25. 10 Worst Refereeing Decisions of the World Cup

    The 2014 World Cup will be remembered for it's incredible goalkeeping performances, the thrill of counter-attacking football and the shocking capitulation of the hosts. Sadly, it may also be noted for its numerous officiating controversies...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 8 days ago 8,906 reads 45 comments