1. 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...

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  2. 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...

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  3. 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...

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  4. 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...

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  5. 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...

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  6. 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...

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  7. Tottenham's Jan Vertonghen Hits Arsenal Fan with Free-Kick at World Cup

    Jan Vertonghen stepped up to take a free-kick for Belgium at the World Cup on Wednesday. His effort missed the target, unless the target was the Arsenal fan he managed to find in the stands, of course...

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  8. Algeria Fans Go Wild as Desert Foxes Reach World Cup Last 16

    Algeria reached the final 16 of the World Cup with a 1-1 draw against Russia on Wednesday—for the first time in their history. The Desert Foxes will play Germany in the second round...

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  9. Laser Pen Pointed at Russia Goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev During World Cup

    Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev appeared to have a laser pen shined in his face during his team's World Cup clash with Algeria on Wednesday...

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  10. Ronaldo Memes Win the Internet After Portugal Star Helps USA at World Cup

    Cristiano Ronaldo was an American hero on Wednesday, with his World Cup goal for Portugal against Ghana effectively ending the possibility that Ghana might finish above the USA and send them home...

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  11. Referee Takes Out Jermaine Jones in USA vs. Germany World Cup Clash

    Jermaine Jones was making a run into the Germany box. His eyes were on the ball. He was ready to make an impact for Team USA at the World Cup. And then referee Ravshan Irmatov intervened, knocking Jones to the ground with a strong shoulder...

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  12. Giorgio Chiellini Trolls Luis Suarez with Staged Bite in Hotel

    Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini blasted Luis Suarez after the Uruguay striker bit his shoulder during their World Cup clash. Suarez has since been banned for four months by FIFA—full story here ...

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  13. Croatia vs. Mexico: Goals and Highlights from Group a Match

    Mexico booked their passage to the World Cup last 16 with a 3-1 win against Croatia on Monday—enough to claim the runners-up spot behind Brazil in Group A...

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  14. Cameroon vs. Brazil: Goals and Highlights from Group A Match

    Brazil cruised into the World Cup last 16 with a 4-1 win against Cameroon on Monday—assuring their position atop Group A. The hosts started brightly, creating lots of space in the Cameroon half and threatening to run riot...

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  15. Spain's David Villa in Tears After Making Last Appearance in World Cup Match

    A wonderful international career came to an end on Monday, as David Villa left the field for Spain at the World Cup. Villa had earlier scored for Spain against Australia and put in a fine overall performance...

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  16. David Villa Gets His Tekkers on for Spain vs. Australia at the World Cup

    David Villa got the start for Spain against Australia on Monday, and he didn't disappoint with his early contribution. The Vine above shows Villa beating his man with some lovely skills inside the box...

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  17. USA's Michael Bradley Denied by Portugal's Ricardo Costa on the Goal Line

    It looked for all the world like Michael Bradley was about to bring the United States level against Portugal. The U.S. midfielder was in the right place, with the goalkeeper out of action and the goal at his mercy...

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  18. Tim Howard Makes Brilliant Save for USA vs. Portugal at the World Cup

    United States goalkeeper Tim Howard pulled off a candidate for save of the World Cup on Sunday—denying Portugal's Eder with a remarkable fingertips stop...

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  19. Cristiano Ronaldo Turns on the Skills for Portugal vs. USA at World Cup

    There were doubts over Cristiano Ronaldo 's fitness before his Portugal side took on the United States Sunday. Judging by this early exhibition of his talent, Ronaldo seems to be OK...

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  20. Restaurant Trolls Wayne Rooney with 'Overpriced' Burger Carrying His Name

    A restaurant in Manchester has trolled Wayne Rooney by naming a chicken burger after the England star. The "Rooney Burger" is described as "plain, nothing special and overpriced...

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  21. Algeria Fans Perform 'Oops Upside Your Head' Celebration at World Cup

    Algeria fans came ready to party on Sunday when their team took on Korea Republic in a crucial Group H encounter. They had plenty to celebrate during the first half, as Algeria raced into a 3-0 lead, prompting this celebration in the stands...

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  22. Gary Lineker and Thierry Henry Get the Face Swap Treatment

    The team at Footy Face Swap have been busing during the World Cup this summer. Their latest effort sees the faces of Gary Lineker and Thierry Henry swapped out. "This is weird," reacted Lineker on Twitter , after seeing the pic...

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  23. ESPN Reporter Stays Calm as Cicadas Crash World Cup Report from Manaus

    ESPN reporter Jeremy Schaap was delivering a preview from the Amazonia Arena in Manaus when a couple of very large cicadas appeared on his shirt...

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  24. Bored Fan Falls Asleep During Belgium vs. Russia at the World Cup

    Belgium and Russia came together on Sunday at the Maracana for what promised to be a cracking festival of entertaining football at the World Cup. It didn't quite work out that way...

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  25. Thierry Henry's Mouth Has a Life of Its Own on BBC World Cup Coverage

    Thierry Henry has been a great source of entertainment during BBC coverage of the World Cup in Brazil. In this clip, posted on Twitter by @ TSBible , Henry responds to a question from Alan Shearer...

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