1. José Mourinho: Don't Blame Brazil's David Luiz for Germany Thrashing

    The Chelsea manager José Mourinho spoke out in David Luiz's defence on Wednesday, saying his former player should not be singled out for blame in Brazil's 7-1 World Cup semi-final thrashing by Germany...

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  2. Chelsea's Stars Face World Cup Burnout Fear

    Chelsea face the biggest threat of World Cup burnout ahead of the new Premier League season, according to figures released charting how much English-based stars have played in Brazil...

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  3. Hong Elects to Step Down

    Korea Republic coach Hong Myungbo announced his resignation on Thursday following a disappointing 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ showing that saw his team jeered and booed on their return from Brazil...

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  4. 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 ...

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  5. No Union Players Chosen for MLS Homegrown Game

    In the Philadelphia Union 's five-year history, the club's academy has produced three homegrown players: Zach Pfeffer, Jimmy McLaughlin and Cristhian Hernández...

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  6. Ron Vlaar Heartbroken at Dutch Defeat

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  7. World Cup Final 2014: Schedule, TV Info and Predictions for Championship Match

    For 90 minutes on Sunday, time will stand still in the soccer world. Argentina and Germany will face off in the greatest spectacle in sports at the 2014 World Cup final, and the players ...

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  8. Argentina's Lionel Messi Stifled but He Can Still Light Up the Final

    This was a difficult and at times rather painful night in São Paulo: for those watching this turgid, tactically constipated semi-final between Holland and Argentina, for the ...

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  9. World Cup 2014 Scores: Semi-Final Results, Updated Bracket After Day 28

    The 2014 FIFA World Cup final is set, and the two semi-final matches couldn't have been more different...

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  10. Antoine Griezmann Rejects Contract Extension with Real Sociedad

    Real Sociedad winger Antoine Griezmann has reportedly turned down an offer from the club to sign a contract renewal, which could see the French star leave the Basque club this summer...

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  11. Spain's Gerard Pique Up 140,000 Tournament Chips at World Series of Poker

    Gerard Pique would much, much prefer to be preparing to defend Spain's World Cup title this coming Sunday than playing poker in Las Vegas. But Spain crashed out of the World Cup after just two matches, so to Las Vegas Pique went...

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  12. Netherlands Show Penalties Not a Lottery Even as They Go from Heroes to Zeros

    Last time the Dutch were involved in a penalty shootout, Louis van Gaal’s bold decision made him the hero of the hour. This time around, a series of smaller decisions backfired on him, and as a result the Netherlands are now out of the World Cup...

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  13. What Brazil's Loss Meant, and What It Didn't Mean

    When you visit the Museu do Futebol in São Paulo, you are at one point obliged to enter a long, narrow, pitch-black room, in which the increasingly loud pounding of a heartbeat ...

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  14. World Cup 2014: Player Power Rankings After Semi-Final Matches

    Welcome to the latest round of FIFA World Cup 2014 player power rankings, where we order the stars of the tournament based on their form in the five games played so far...

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  15. 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...

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  16. Brazil vs. Netherlands: Odds, Predictions for 2014 World Cup 3rd-Place Game

    Argentina made sure there would be no all-South American third-place match, defeating Netherlands on penalty kicks to send the Dutch to a consolation fixture against hosts Brazil...

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  17. Germany vs. Argentina: Viewing Info and Preview for 2014 World Cup Final

    It seems like destiny. It's a new era, but Argentina and Germany were guaranteed to meet in the finals at a World Cup for the rubber match of their historic rivalry...

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  18. Celtic Target Mikkel Diskerud Plans Move from Rosenborg This Summer

    THE Parkhead club are looking to sign the midfielder who was part of the USA's World Cup squad and have also revealed their interest in re-signing Greek striker Georgios Samaras...

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  19. Lionel Messi Is Stuck in Doping Control During Argentina Celebration

    Lionel Messi would have happily been in the changing room celebrating with his team-mates after Argentina clinched their spot in the World Cup final. But he was stuck taking his mandatory doping test in the aftermath...

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  20. World Cup 2014 Final: Date, Time, Early Predictions for Germany vs. Argentina

    Any way you slice it, the World Cup final between Germany and Argentina should be superb. The storylines are certainly plentiful. A European side trying to win the World Cup for the first team on South American soil...

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  21. Belgium Fan Lands Modeling Gig After World Cup Image Takes off

    When an image of a Belgian fan went viral, the 17-year-old received a modeling opportunity with L'Oreal as a result...

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  22. Netherlands vs. Argentina: Most Impressive Performances from World Cup Semifinal

    Argentina outlasted the Netherlands in penalty kicks to win in the World Cup semifinals and move onto the championship game, but the competitive game featured impressive performance from unlikely sources...

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  23. World Cup Results 2014: Updated Score, Bracket and Fixtures After Day 28

    A day after Germany flexed its muscle and fissured the Brazilian belief that they are the best football program in the world, Argentina and Netherlands gave fans a more representative look of the tension typical of a World Cup semifinal...

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  24. Germany vs. Argentina: Early Odds and Projections for 2014 World Cup Final

    It's only fitting that one of the best World Cups in history will end with a clash between two giants, as Germany and Argentina will face off in the 2014 final in Rio de Janeiro ...

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  25. Argentina Need More from Muted Messi to Avenge 1990 Final Agony

    In Buenos Aires, just reaching the final feels like a brilliant achievement for millions of elated football fans. An entire city ground to a halt throughout Wednesday, and from 5 p...

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