1. Diego Maradona Comments on Lionel Messi's Golden Ball After World Cup Defeat

    Lionel Messi capturing the Golden Boot as the best player at the 2014 FIFA World Cup is a dubious distinction for some...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 2 hours ago 12,383 reads 37 comments

  2. Luiz Felipe Scolari Resigns from Brazil: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Brazil were missing Neymar and Thiago Silva in Tuesday's World Cup semi-final against Germany, but manager Luiz Felipe Scolari 's side still came out unfathomably flat, losing 7-1 in front of their home crowd...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 9 hours ago 20,994 reads 35 comments

  3. World Cup 2014: The Tournament in Pictures

    The 2014 FIFA World Cup is now behind us, but it leaves some indelible images imprinted on our minds. Whether the ecstasy of victory, the devastation of defeat or enjoyment of the ...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 14 hours ago 7,763 reads 15 comments

  4. History Tells Us German Dominance for Years to Come Is Unlikely

    For understandable reasons, it's quite easy to get carried away when discussing this Germany team. After all, not only have they won the World Cup, but they have done so with a ...

    Nick  Miller Written by Nick Miller about 21 minutes ago 22 reads 0 comments

  5. Joachim Low Comments on Mario Gotze's Decisive Goal in 2014 World Cup

    Germany boss Joachim Low has revealed the comments he used to inspire super sub Mario Gotze to win the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Gotze's decisive goal deep into extra time settled a gruelling final between the Germans and Argentina...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 3 hours ago 8,232 reads 34 comments

  6. England and Scotland to Renew Rivalry at Celtic Park in November

    The Football Association has confirmed that England will play Scotland in an international friendly at Celtic Park on Nov. 18...

    Ian Rodgers Written by Ian Rodgers about 2 hours ago 391 reads 1 comments

  7. Netherlands Team Thank Fans with Full-Page Advert in Dutch Papers

    The Netherlands team are back home after a World Cup in which they finished third, and they have thanked fans with a full-page advert in two major papers in their home country...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 3 hours ago 449 reads 0 comments

  8. Daily Debate: Did Lionel Messi Deserve FIFA Golden Ball for 2014 World Cup?

    After Germany clinched the World Cup in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday night, FIFA announced that Lionel Messi was the winner of the Golden Ball award as player of the tournament, as Peter Mason of The Guardian reported...

    Ian Rodgers Written by Ian Rodgers about 5 hours ago 260 reads 4 comments

  9. 25 Most Memorable Moments of 2014 World Cup

    The closing curtain has come down on the 2014 FIFA World Cup after a tense, tight final between Germany and Argentina saw the European side triumph 1-0 after extra time...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 10 hours ago 27,776 reads 78 comments

  10. Ranking 2014 FIFA World Cup Final in All-Time List

    The 2014 FIFA World Cup final has seen Germany crowned victorious for a fourth time, beating Argentina 1-0 after extra time in Brazil...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 hours ago 17,457 reads 10 comments

  11. How Germany's Last Golden Generation Has Given Way to 'Talent Without End'

    It's over. It's finally over. Germany's drought of 18 years without a major international trophy and 24 without a World Cup ended at long last on Sunday, as Joachim Low's Nationalmannschaft won a classic against Argentina in extra time...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 14 hours ago 23,307 reads 80 comments

  12. After Historic FIFA World Cup, Now Is the Time to Redefine American Soccer

    Was this the best World Cup ever? If you ask American soccer fans, it might have been. Without question we witnessed the most exciting group stage in recent memory, topped by some amazing late-game dramatics in the each of the knockout rounds...

    Dan Levy Written by Dan Levy about 11 hours ago 20,248 reads 155 comments

  13. Father Figure Joachim Loew Deserves Praise for Germany's World Cup Triumph

    Read between the lines, and Philipp Lahm ’s post-match remarks are a not-so-veiled tribute to Joachim Loew . “Whether we have the best individual players or whatever does not matter...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 13 hours ago 5,449 reads 13 comments

  14. Maradona: Messi's Golden Ball Is a 'Marketing Plan'

    Diego Maradona has criticised Fifa for awarding Argentina's Lionel Messi the Golden Ball award for the World Cup's best player.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 3 hours ago 691 reads 2 comments

  15. Missed Chances Come Back to Haunt Argentina in Agonising World Cup Final Defeat

    "This pain will last a lifetime." Argentina midfielder Javier Mascherano speaks just as he plays: always with the heart on his sleeve...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 13 hours ago 3,093 reads 24 comments

  16. Bastian Schweinsteiger a True Legend of the Game After World Cup Winning Display

    Germany have claimed their fourth World Cup title after winning Brazil 2014, beating Argentina 1-0 in the final after extra time...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 14 hours ago 11,558 reads 24 comments

  17. Image: Netherlands Thank Fans with Newspaper Ad

    The Holland squad have thanked their supporters in a page wide advert in Holland's two biggest newspapers.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 4 hours ago 29 reads 0 comments

  18. World Cup 2014 Final: Germany's Victory Was Triumph of Long-Term Planning

    The seeds of Germany's 2014 World Cup win were sown 14 years ago. At the 2000 European Championship, the Germans flamed out in the group stage, taking one point from three matches and finishing last in Group A behind Portugal, Romania and England...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 hours ago 1,655 reads 1 comments

  19. Quotes of the Day from the 2014 World Cup Final Between Germany and Argentina

    Ecstasy in victory, despair in defeat. Both emotions were expressed poignantly and vividly by the participants of the 2014 FIFA World Cup final shortly after the trophy was presented to Germany captain Philipp Lahm ...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 12 hours ago 13,547 reads 19 comments

  20. Germany's World Cup Triumph a Victory for Intelligent Design

    The diligence of the country's rebuilding of its football structure found fitting reward in Mario Götze's winning goal.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 4 hours ago 88 reads 0 comments

  21. Mascherano: Argentina Are in Immense Pain

    Argentina midfielder Javier Mascherano was one of the first protagonists to comment on his side's 1-0 defeat to Germany in the 2014 Brazil World Cup final...

    Dan Steckenberg Written by Dan Steckenberg about 14 hours ago 151 reads 0 comments

  22. Winners and Losers from the 2014 World Cup Final

    The 2014 FIFA World Cup has come to an end. Germany have been crowned champions of the world after a 1-0 win over Argentina after extra time on Sunday...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 15 hours ago 82,201 reads 353 comments

  23. Image: Ozil Kisses Trophy, Gets Inspirational

    don't ever let somebody tell you, you can't do something. believe in your dreams - here, today and all over the world.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 6 hours ago 459 reads 1 comments

  24. Podolski Conceded a Penalty to His Son After Winning the World Cup

    German TV caught a super sweet moment after the Mannschaft won the World Cup in the Maracana on Sunday night.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 6 hours ago 278 reads 0 comments

  25. 2014 World Cup: Why This Doesn't Impact Messi's Legacy

    Lionel Messi 's legacy as one of the all-time greatest players in world football has been heavily debated since the conclusion of the 2014 World Cup. Despite Argentina's 1-0 loss to Germany, this result should not affect Messi's standing...

    Peter Galindo Written by Peter Galindo about 8 hours ago 435 reads 1 comments