1. Cold Hard Fact for Sunday, July 13, 2014

    Fact: Only two nations have successfully defended the World Cup title: Italy in 1938 and Brazil in 1962. Spain, who won the World Cup in 2010, was eliminated in the first round of this tournament...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 15 hours ago 11,602 reads 11 comments

  2. Cold Hard Fact for Saturday, July 12, 2014

    Fact: #BRA have never lost to a team 3 times in WC history. Its 2 WC losses to #NED are tied with Hungary, # FRA & # ITA for most vs a single team. Source: ESPN FC ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 1 day ago 9,893 reads 4 comments

  3. Cold Hard Fact for Friday, July 11, 2014

    Fact: Luis Suarez has transferred to Barcelona for $128M, 3rd-largest transfer fee in soccer history and largest ever for a South American player Source: ESPN Stats & ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 3 days ago 12,226 reads 11 comments

  4. Cold Hard Fact for Thursday, July 10, 2014

    Fact: This will be the third time Argentina and Germany meet in the World Cup final. Germany won in 1990. Argentina won in 1986...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 4 days ago 6,381 reads 0 comments

  5. Cold Hard Fact for Wednesday, July 9, 2014

    Fact: Germany's 7-1 win over Brazil was the worst loss by a host country in World Cup history, doubling the previous record margin...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 5 days ago 6,029 reads 7 comments

  6. Cold Hard Fact for Tuesday, July 8, 2014

    Brazil vs. Germany is a meeting of the two teams that have played the most World Cup games (Germany 104, Brazil 102 entering the game)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 6 days ago 5,617 reads 2 comments

  7. Cold Hard Fact for Monday, July 7, 2014

    Fact: S ix nations have won the World Cup playing on their home soil: Uruguay in 1930, Italy in 1934, England in 1966, Germany in 1974, Argentina in 1978 and France in 1998...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 7 days ago 13,739 reads 5 comments

  8. Cold Hard Fact for Sunday, July 6, 2014

    Fact: Novak Djokovic is the 10th man with at least seven Grand Slam titles in the Open Era (since 1968)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 8 days ago 5,580 reads 7 comments

  9. Cold Hard Fact for Saturday, July 5, 2014

    Fact: Brazil has won 70 World Cup matches all time , the most of any country. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 9 days ago 8,288 reads 7 comments

  10. Cold Hard Fact for Friday, July 4, 2014

    Fact: Masahiro Tanaka became the first Yankees rookie to win 12 games by the All-Star break...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 10 days ago 6,943 reads 13 comments

  11. Cold Hard Fact for Thursday, July 3, 2014

    Fact: This is the first time in World Cup history that all eight group winners have advanced to the quarterfinals...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 11 days ago 13,669 reads 9 comments

  12. Cold Hard Fact for Wednesday, July 2, 2014

    Fact: Tim Howard's 16 saves are the most ever by a goalkeeper in recorded World Cup history. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 12 days ago 10,319 reads 14 comments

  13. Cold Hard Fact for Tuesday, July 1, 2014

    Fact: Algeria's extra-time goal by Abdelmoumene Djabou (120'+1') vs. Germany is officially timed as the latest World Cup goal in history (by 38 seconds)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 13 days ago 7,265 reads 1 comments

  14. Cold Hard Fact for Monday, June 30, 2014

    Fact: Costa Rica is the first team to shut out both Italy and England in the same World Cup . Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 14 days ago 6,555 reads 2 comments

  15. Cold Hard Fact for Sunday, June 29, 2014

    Fact: There have been 145 goals so far at the 2014 World Cup, the same amount as the entire 2010 World Cup...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 14 days ago 7,474 reads 4 comments

  16. Cold Hard Fact for Saturday, June 28, 2014

    Fact: After Brazil's shootout victory, they are undefeated in 61 straight competitive home games since 1975 and unbeaten in 13 straight matches against Chile...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 16 days ago 7,960 reads 3 comments

  17. Cold Hard Fact for Friday, June 27, 2014

    Fact: The 2014 NBA draft marked the first time in the common-draft era that three Canadian-born players were picked in the first round...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 17 days ago 18,162 reads 30 comments

  18. Cold Hard Fact for Thursday, June 26, 2014

    Fact: With the United States' 0-1 loss to Germany and Portugal's 2-1 win over Ghana, the U.S. advances to consecutive World Cup knockout rounds for the first time in U.S. men's national team history...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 18 days ago 12,656 reads 10 comments

  19. Cold Hard Fact for Wednesday, June 25, 2014

    Fact: Luis Suarez 's teams are undefeated when he bites an opponent. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 19 days ago 11,758 reads 8 comments

  20. Cold Hard Fact for Tuesday, June 24, 2014

    Fact: Italy has been eliminated after three World Cup games in back-to-back tournaments for the first time since 1966...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 20 days ago 9,098 reads 1 comments

  21. Cold Hard Fact for Monday, June 23, 2014

    Fact: Jermaine Jones' goal against Portugal on Sunday was the 2,300th goal in World Cup history. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 21 days ago 12,018 reads 13 comments

  22. Cold Hard Fact for Sunday, June 22, 2014

    Germany's Miroslav Klose scored his 15th career World Cup goal against Ghana on Saturday, becoming the joint all-time leader alongside Brazilian legend Ronaldo...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 22 days ago 10,307 reads 10 comments

  23. Cold Hard Fact for Saturday, June 21, 2014

    Fact: Iran completed just 114 passes vs. Argentina, the fewest by any team in a World Cup match over the last 50 years...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 23 days ago 17,629 reads 16 comments

  24. Cold Hard Fact for Friday, June 20, 2014

    Fact: 72 percent of the matches at this year's World Cup have featured three or more goals. It's the highest percentage since 1954 when it was 77 percent...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 23 days ago 7,168 reads 4 comments

  25. Cold Hard Fact for Thursday, June 19, 2014

    Fact: After Clayton Kershaw's Wednesday no-hitter vs. the Colorado Rockies, the Los Angeles Dodgers now have 22 no-hitters in their history. No other team has more than 18...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 25 days ago 12,299 reads 9 comments