1. Ranking the Best-Ever World Cup Semi-Final Matches

    The World Cup semi-finals have produced some of the most memorable matches in football history. It's almost as though the desperation to reach the final produces a better spectacle ...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 3 days ago 23,653 reads 19 comments

  2. Van Persie Bids to End Knockout-Phase Hoodoo

    Prior to the Netherlands' FIFA World Cup™ semi-final against Argentina on Wednesday, Robin van Persie is still waiting for his first goal in a knockout match at a major international tournament...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 2 days ago 755 reads 1 comments

  3. With Neymar Out of the World Cup, Who Will Be Brazil's New Talisman?

    The Brazilian nation should be bristling with positivity and excitement. The Selecao have overcome the enormous pressure heaped upon them by a fervent soccer nation...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 2 days ago 154 reads 0 comments

  4. Brazil vs. Germany: Which Powerhouse Has Most to Lose in World Cup Semifinal?

    The two most successful teams in World Cup history will be facing each other for only the second time ever in the tournament. Brazil against Germany in Tuesday's semifinal clash promises to be an epic battle in Belo Horizonte ...

    Hugo Chavez Barroso Written by Hugo Chavez Barroso about 3 days ago 15,824 reads 7 comments

  5. Colombia Star James Rodriguez Takes Selfie in Front of 90,000 Gathered Fans

    James Rodriguez had a brilliant 2014 World Cup for Colombia, scoring six goals and marking himself out as a truly world-class talent in the No. 10 shirt. At Colombia's welcome-home party, the 22-year-old took a selfie in front of 90,000 gathered fans.

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 3 days ago 27,774 reads 38 comments

  6. 10 Decisions for Roy Hodgson to Make Before England's Euro 2016 Campaign

    There's little doubt England's World Cup campaign was a huge disappointment. In what was a fairly average group, they managed just one point and two goals, finishing bottom and eliminated inside a week of their campaign starting...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 3 days ago 1,507 reads 9 comments

  7. James Takes Selfie in Front of Fans

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  8. With 2 Matches to Go, Netherlands Close to Ending World Cup Woes

    When Andres Iniesta hit an extra-time winner for Spain in the World Cup final of 2010, it brought the familiar scene of heartache for millions of Dutch supporters...

    Liam Newman Written by Liam Newman about 3 days ago 8,275 reads 29 comments

  9. 5 Reasons Why Brazil Can Win the 2014 World Cup

    Brazil are two games away from a sixth World Cup title, but more importantly a first on home soil to satisfy their demanding fans...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 3 days ago 5,171 reads 26 comments

  10. 5 Reasons Why Netherlands Can Win the 2014 World Cup

    On Wednesday, the Netherlands will face Argentina in the semi-final of the World Cup in Brazil. It won't be an easy match, but should the Oranje win, they'll reach the fourth World ...

    Elko Born Written by Elko Born about 3 days ago 10,917 reads 4 comments

  11. Willian Can Ride To Brazil's Rescue By Replacing Neymar

    This World Cup has been one of intense emotion for Brazil, and the photograph that chronicled Neymar’s exit from the party was more arresting than most of injured players taking their leave...

    Andy Brassell Written by Andy Brassell about 3 days ago 10,357 reads 15 comments

  12. 5 Players France Should Axe Following 2014 World Cup Campaign

    Following France’s FIFA World Cup quarter-final exit to Germany, coach Didier Deschamps will now be turning his attention toward the 2016 UEFA European Championship on home soil...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 3 days ago 6,564 reads 15 comments

  13. Predicting the Spain Squad for the 2016 European Championships

    Spain's disappointing World Cup shouldn't be used as a reason to abandon their playing philosophy or style...

    Paul Wilkes Written by Paul Wilkes about 3 days ago 6,500 reads 28 comments

  14. 5 Players Italy Should Call Up for Euro 2016 Qualification Campaign

    With their disastrous World Cup campaign behind them, Italy must quickly move on to the future as the new season looms ever closer...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 3 days ago 6,541 reads 28 comments

  15. Brazil vs. Germany 2002 World Cup Final: Where Are They Now?

    Germany battered Brazil 7-1 in their own backyard to win a place in the 2014 World Cup final. Amazingly for these footballing heavyweights with eight World Cup wins between them, ...

    Mark Lovell Written by Mark Lovell about 3 days ago 22,162 reads 22 comments

  16. Germany's Best Option Against Brazil Might Be Joachim Low's 1st Instinct

    For a World Cup that has provided more than its fair share of thrilling moments, it is interesting that four of the more functional sides in the competition are through to the semi-finals...

    Nick  Miller Written by Nick Miller about 3 days ago 9,776 reads 45 comments

  17. Louis Van Gaal's 3 Most Influential World Cup Decisions for the Netherlands

    On Wednesday, Louis van Gaal's Netherlands will face Argentina in the semi-final of the World Cup in Brazil. It's a match most fans and analysts never expected...

    Elko Born Written by Elko Born about 3 days ago 5,152 reads 9 comments

  18. Robin van Persie's Headed Goal vs. Spain Turned into a Coin in the Netherlands

    The Netherlands' World Cup run is still alive, but you can already celebrate their progress to the semi-finals with a commemorative coin showing Robin van Persie 's headed goal against Spain...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 3 days ago 8,558 reads 1 comments

  19. Thomas Müller Is a Competitive Beast Who Makes Germany Tick

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 days ago 292 reads 1 comments

  20. Brazil Turn to Psychiatrist to Get over Neymar Injury

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 days ago 485 reads 0 comments

  21. Quiet but Crucial Luiz Gustavo Returns for Brazil Ahead of Semi-Final

    Unless you have spent the past four days in the middle of the Amazon rainforest avoiding all conversation with local tribespeople by perhaps wearing a pair of oversized headphones, ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 days ago 1,063 reads 0 comments

  22. Vahid Halilhodzic Resigns as Algeria Manager: Latest Details and Reaction

    Vahid Halilhodzic has vowed to " never forget nor forgive" the actions of certain press members upon the announcement that he will step down as Algeria boss...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 3 days ago 3,139 reads 2 comments

  23. 5 Reasons Why Germany Can Win the 2014 World Cup

    Like the grittiest television drama, this World Cup is drawing closer to its conclusion with the tension and twists to keep even the most casual fans glued to their screens...

    Stefan Bienkowski Written by Stefan Bienkowski about 3 days ago 5,539 reads 15 comments

  24. Neymar and David Beckham Pics Go Way Back as England Star Wishes Brazilian Well

    David Beckham has taken to Facebook to wish World Cup hero Neymar the best after the Brazilian was ruled out of the remainder of the tournament with injury...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 3 days ago 109,524 reads 40 comments

  25. 5 Reasons Why Argentina Can Win the 2014 World Cup

    For the first time in 24 years, Argentina find themselves among the best four teams in the world. A clash against the Netherlands in Sao Paulo is their reward, after taking down the ...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 3 days ago 17,112 reads 80 comments