1. Xherdan Shaqiri Gives Cheeky Wink Before Switzerland-Argentina at the World Cup

    Switzerland's Xherdan Shaqiri has had a great World Cup thus far, so it's little wonder he was feeling confident before their last-16 clash with Argentina. Check out this cheeky little wink he gave to the cameras...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 25 days ago 3,513 reads 6 comments

  2. Young Germany Fan Is Seriously Pumped for World Cup Match

    The World Cup truly is a passionate affair. This young Germany fan was getting ready to watch his team play Algeria in the last 16. For one so young, he certainly didn't lack emotion...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 25 days ago 9,416 reads 17 comments

  3. Nigeria's John Obi Mikel Nutmegs Paul Pogba of France

    France's Paul Pogba is one of the most exciting midfielders on the planet, but even great players get embarrassed sometimes...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 26 days ago 2,664 reads 4 comments

  4. World Cup Stars Pirlo, Howard, Khedira Feature in Beards of Brazil Graphic

    There's been a lot of talk about beards at this World Cup. So much, that one Twitter user took to designing a graphic to highlight some of the best. Andrea Pirlo , Tim Howard and Sami Khedira are among those to feature in the artwork...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 26 days ago 29,862 reads 31 comments

  5. Costa Rica vs. Greece: Goals and Highlights for World Cup 2014 Round of 16

    Costa Rica's fairy-tale run at the World Cup continues, after a penalty shootout win against Greece took them through to the quarterfinals. There was little to report from the first half hour...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 26 days ago 30,571 reads 13 comments

  6. Mexico Coach Miguel Herrera and Robin van Persie Get in Shoving Match

    Mexico coach Miguel Herrera was understandably emotional after seeing his team concede twice late to lose 2-1 to the Netherlands. The loss sent Mexico out of the World Cup...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 26 days ago 213,881 reads 251 comments

  7. Dutch Airline KLM Troll Mexico After World Cup Comeback Win for Netherlands

    Mexico suffered a painful defeat in their World Cup last-16 tie with the Netherlands—conceding twice in the waning minutes to lose 2-1. After the match ended, Dutch airline KLM wasted no time in posting this trolling on its Twitter account...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 26 days ago 156,908 reads 245 comments

  8. Did Arjen Robben Dive to Win Netherlands' Decisive Penalty Against Mexico?

    Netherlands produced a dramatic comeback on Sunday to beat Mexico 2-1 and advance to the World Cup quarterfinals...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 26 days ago 73,254 reads 555 comments

  9. Guillermo Ochoa Produces Yet Another Vital Save for Mexico at the World Cup

    Mexico's Guillermo Ochoa has arguably been the goalkeeper of the tournament at this summer's World Cup. He produced another defining moment against Netherlands on Sunday—somehow ...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 27 days ago 11,175 reads 41 comments

  10. Giovani Dos Santos Scores 1st Mexico Goal in 2 Years vs. Netherlands

    Giovani dos Santos' last goal for Mexico had come in June 2012. The wait ended with this fine strike against Netherlands in the World Cup last 16. Not a bad way—and not a bad stage—to end a goal drought...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 27 days ago 21,313 reads 3 comments

  11. Mexico Fan Really Enjoys Drinks Break During Sweltering World Cup Match

    Temperatures ran so high in Fortaleza, Brazil, on Sunday that FIFA allowed Mexico and Netherlands to take a drinks break in the first half of their match. This El Tri fan was captured taking his own refreshment break in the stands...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 27 days ago 81,428 reads 64 comments

  12. Netherlands vs. Mexico: Goals and Highlights for World Cup 2014 Round of 16

    Netherlands produced the most dramatic of late comebacks to beat Mexico 2-1 and advance to the quarterfinals of the World Cup. The early exchanges were dominated by Mexico, who created numerous chances...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 27 days ago 59,596 reads 119 comments

  13. Pregnant Mexico Fan Paints Her Belly with El Tri Colours for World Cup Last 16

    Painting your pregnant belly in tribute to the football team you love? Now that's dedication to the cause...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 27 days ago 22,302 reads 81 comments

  14. Fan Gets Luis Suarez Tattoo Inspired by Hannibal Lecter

    If you thought Luis Suarez biting Giorgio Chiellini was ill-advised, check out this tattoo. Somebody somewhere thought this was a good idea. A mash-up of Suarez and Hannibal Lecter ...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 27 days ago 9,006 reads 13 comments

  15. James Rodriguez and Colombia Players Celebrate His World Cup Goal with Dance

    James Rodriguez was having quite the evening on Saturday at the Maracana . He'd already scored a stunning volley to put his side ahead against Uruguay in their World Cup last-16 clash when he popped up to bag a second from close range...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 27 days ago 5,213 reads 2 comments

  16. James Rodriguez Scores Stunning Volley for Colombia vs. Uruguay at World Cup

    Believe the James Rodriguez hype. If you weren't already convinced about Colombia's No. 10, check out the goal he scored against Uruguay on Saturday. The fact it came in a last-16 tie at the World Cup makes it all the more special...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 27 days ago 102,076 reads 91 comments

  17. Colombia vs. Uruguay: Goals and Highlights for World Cup 2014 Round of 16

    James Rodriguez was the star as Colombia beat Uruguay 2-0 at the Maracana on Saturday, to advance to a World Cup quarter-final against Brazil...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 27 days ago 44,251 reads 51 comments

  18. Brazil Fans React to Penalty Shootout Win Against Chile on Rio Subway Train

    There's nothing like a World Cup penalty shootout to put fans through the emotional wringer. The above clip shows how Brazil fans on a subway train in Rio reacted when they learned their team had triumphed against Chile...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 27 days ago 10,221 reads 6 comments

  19. Edinson Cavani Posts Picture in Support of Luis Suarez Before Uruguay Match

    As you may have read, Uruguay laid out Luis Suarez 's kit in the changing room before their World Cup clash with Colombia—more on that here ...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 27 days ago 3,229 reads 11 comments

  20. Julio Cesar Memes Win the Internet After Brazil Goalkeeper Becomes Shootout Hero

    Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar saved two penalties in the shootout to propel his team to victory against Chile at the World Cup. Cesar's heroics were met by a predictable rush of memes on Twitter...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 27 days ago 6,672 reads 8 comments

  21. Alexis Sanchez's Tight Chile Shorts Go Viral on Twitter

    Alexis Sanchez was in the midst of a fine, fine performance for Chile against Brazil at the World Cup. Everybody was noticing his talent. They were also noticing his very tight shorts, after various outlets on Twitter brought them to our attention...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 27 days ago 14,503 reads 7 comments

  22. Hulk Goal for Brazil vs. Chile Ruled out for Handball by Referee Howard Webb

    Hulk thought he had scored for Brazil against Chile on Saturday, but referee Howard Webb had other ideas...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 28 days ago 41,653 reads 119 comments

  23. Uruguay and Colombia Fans Troll Luis Suarez Before World Cup Clash

    Talk of Luis Suarez has understandably dominated the buildup to Uruguay's World Cup last-16 clash with Colombia. Outside the Maracana on Saturday, these two fans recreated the moment Suarez bit Italy's Giorgio Chiellini...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 28 days ago 5,544 reads 4 comments

  24. Chile vs. Brazil: Goals and Highlights for World Cup 2014 Round of 16

    Brazil are through to the quarter-finals of the 2014 World Cup after edging an engrossing last-16 tie with Chile on penalties. The first major incident of the match was a penalty appeal for Brazil in the 13th minute...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 28 days ago 30,352 reads 24 comments

  25. Brazil Players Belt out Anthem Before Last-16 World Cup Clash vs. Chile

    Another World Cup match for Brazil, another rousing version of the hosts' national anthem. As usual, David Luiz gave it everything. So did Brazil's fans, who are packed in for their team's World Cup last-16 clash with Chile...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 28 days ago 2,136 reads 2 comments