1. Brazil vs. Netherlands Betting Odds, World Cup Prediction, Match Preview

    Ask any sports handicapper worth his salt, and he’ll tell you that motivation is the most important factor to picking a winner in a meaningless game...

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  2. US World Cup Heroes to Face Irish

    IRELAND will host the United States in a friendly on November 18 fresh from Jurgen Klinsmann's side's heroics at the World Cup...

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  3. Image: Klinsmann Supports Home Country

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  4. Global Media Rate 'positive' Socceroos

    ​A media study has shown the Socceroos were perceived positively during their Brazil 2014 campaign, in stark contrast to some other AFC nations.....

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  5. Javier Mascherano Will Be as Vital as Messi for Argentina in World Cup Final

    Underlining a fantastic World Cup with one of the great midfield performances against the Netherlands in the semi-finals, Javier Mascherano proved why he will be so vital for Argentina in the final...

    Dan Colasimone Written by Dan Colasimone about 16 hours ago 1,117 reads 8 comments

  6. Diskerud Scores in Return to Rosenborg After WCup

    American midfielder Mix Diskerud scored in his first game back with Norway's Rosenborg following the World Cup, a 2-0 win at Latvia's Jelgava in the first qualifying round of the Europa League on Thursday night...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 11 hours ago 238 reads 0 comments

  7. Argentina Fans Go Nuts on a Plane After World Cup Final Announcement

    These fans were presumably very unhappy to be stuck on a plane during Argentina's semi-final victory over the Netherlands. These same Argentina fans were very happy when the pilot announced that Argentina would be playing in the World Cup final.

    Sean  Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 22 hours ago 1,391 reads 3 comments

  8. Luiz Felipe Scolari's 5 Biggest Mistakes in World Cup Campaign

    Luiz Felipe Scolari deemed himself the man responsible for Brazil's humiliating defeat against Germany in the semi-final...

    Hugo Chavez Barroso Written by Hugo Chavez Barroso about 1 day ago 3,427 reads 6 comments

  9. History Says Argentina Will Defeat Germany in World Cup Final in Americas

    You are unlikely to find many fans from the host nation prepared to admit it. But a clash between Argentina and Germany in Sunday's World Cup final, played in no less a stage than ...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 1 day ago 9,568 reads 71 comments

  10. 10 Defining Moments in Bosnia and Herzegovina's 2014 World Cup Campaign

    After considering the positives and negatives from the World Cup, the Bosnian Football Federation has decided to offer a new contract to Safet Susic...

    Sasa Ibrulj Written by Sasa Ibrulj about 1 day ago 303 reads 2 comments

  11. Key Tactical Battles That Will Shape Germany's Clash with Argentina

    Germany will now play Argentina in the final of the World Cup on Sunday night in the heart of Rio de Janeiro , at the world-famous Maracana stadium...

    Stefan Bienkowski Written by Stefan Bienkowski about 1 day ago 11,824 reads 26 comments

  12. Neymar Stopped Watching Brazil vs. Germany After 7th Goal, Played Poker Instead

    Brazil forward Neymar , who missed the 7-1 semi-final defeat to Germany after picking up an injury, gave up on watching the game after Germany scored their seventh goal, according to reports in Spain and Portugal...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 1 day ago 164,666 reads 159 comments

  13. Netherlands Should Hold Heads High After World Cup Defeat to Argentina

    Despite their place in the final in 2010, few people gave the Netherlands a chance to go far during the World Cup in Brazil. Too many of their players were still inexperienced, it was said, not ready to compete on football’s biggest stage...

    Elko Born Written by Elko Born about 1 day ago 5,161 reads 12 comments

  14. Louis Van Gaal Right, World Cup Third-Place Match Is Obsolete and Pointless

    Fresh from the disappointment and anti-climatic World Cup exit at the semi-final stage by way of a penalty shootout, it's fair to say that all Netherlands players and staff want to do right now is board a plane, go home and go on holiday...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 day ago 12,015 reads 54 comments

  15. World Cup 2014: Best XI of Semi-Finals with Thomas Mueller, Kroos, Mascherano

    The 2014 FIFA World Cup semi-finals brought very contrasting matches, with Brazil vs. Germany hosting a plethora of goals, impressive attacking and awful defending—on one side at least—and Netherlands vs...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 day ago 9,738 reads 17 comments

  16. DDV: 'Prandelli Always Runs Away'

    Fiorentina patron Diego Della Valle blasted Cesare Prandelli for “running away from Italy. It's in his DNA...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 23 hours ago 774 reads 1 comments

  17. Lionel Messi: The Last South American No. 10 Left After Neymar, Rodriguez Exit

    And then there was one. In a tournament frequently illuminated by South American No. 10s, only Lionel Messi now remains...

    Nick Dorrington Written by Nick Dorrington about 1 day ago 21,389 reads 104 comments

  18. 5 France Players Whose Stock Fell at 2014 World Cup

    Although there were no obvious underperformers for France at this summer’s FIFA World Cup, there are a number of players in the squad whose stock has fallen...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 1 day ago 1,102 reads 7 comments

  19. 10 Things USMNT Boss Jurgen Klinsmann Should Experiment with Before Copa America

    In two years, the United States men's national team will face their biggest test since Brazil by hosting the 2016 Copa America Centenario...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 day ago 10,668 reads 32 comments

  20. Bosnia Coach Susic Signs New Deal

    Safet Susic has signed a new contract to remain as Bosnia-Hercegovina coach until the 2016 European Championships.....

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  21. After Humiliation Against Germany, Brazil Must Go Back to 'Joga Bonito' Roots

    I am still sad about what happened to Brazil on Tuesday against Germany . I have no reason for it, of course, but it is sad to see a nation humiliated. This isn't just any nation...

    Janusz Michallik Written by Janusz Michallik about 1 day ago 18,794 reads 44 comments

  22. Complete A-Z of Mexico's 2014 World Cup Campaign

    Mexico's 15th World Cup appearance had a refreshing start but a bittersweet ending. El Tri took fans and media alike through a roller coaster of emotions thanks to their surprising ...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 1 day ago 3,146 reads 7 comments

  23. Sergio Romero Has Repaid Alejandro Sabella's Faith at This World Cup

    For a time, Sergio Romero was accustomed to not being wanted. Shipped off for a loan spell in Monaco by club side Sampdoria , the goalkeeper played only a handful of matches ...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 1 day ago 4,246 reads 3 comments

  24. Is Roberto Mancini the Right Man to Succeed Cesare Prandelli as Italy Manager?

    Roberto Mancini has not always been ready to serve his country. As a player, he brought his own international career to a premature end, telling Arrigo ...

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  25. Netherlands Exceeded Expectations Despite World Cup Semi-Final Defeat

    Netherlands couldn't quite manage to match their World Cup achievements of four years ago, as the 2010 losing finalists this time bowed out at the semi-final stage of the 2014 tournament in Brazil...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 day ago 2,527 reads 6 comments