West Ham are on the verge of signing Ecuador’s World Cup star Enner Valencia for €10 million from Pachuca, according to Gianluca Di Marzio. Ecuador crashed out in the group stage but Valencia impressed with his clinical instincts, scoring three goals in the tournament, a header against Switzerland and both goals in the 2-1 over [...]
After Germany’s sensational semi-final display against Brazil, Joachim Low’s men look like the safe bet for Sunday’s World Cup final. Having reached 4 international semi-finals in a row, this feels like the culmination of a long-term project, and the momentum is all with Germany. More, they’ve had an extra day’s rest than their final opponents [...]
She’ll fit right in with the other bangin’ bawwwwwwdied beauties. Rihanna Visits Brazil To Attend The World Cup Rihanna was spotted arriving at Galeao Airport in Brazil Friday rockin’ some skimpy shorts with a crop top and sneakers. Word
Lionel Messi seems to have lost momentum a little at this World Cup. The Argentina captain has attracted a lot of attention for how little he’s moved about in the tournament. But here, in the Guardian World Cup show’s final preview, Julien Laurens reckons that won’t matter as just one moment from Messi can win [...]
With Luiz Felipe Scolari a Dead Man Walking since last Tuesday’s historic debacle, losing 1-7 to Germany, the CBF are already right in the hunt for their next manager. Indeed, no sooner had the final whistle been blown last Tuesday night than CBF President Jose Maria Marin started his search, and according to Marca, their [...]
When Spain were dealt an embarrassing group stage exit a jet was chartered to fly their players back to Madrid as soon as a flight path could be cleared. Just a matter of hours after their final game against Australia, the Spanish squad was at São Paulo International Airport, perusing the Duty Free and the Hudson News shelves. Read more...
Never thought you'd be able to get your hands on the World Cup trophy? Maybe you can. Well, at least in rock form. A national park in Thailand renowned for its oddly shaped rocks has been attracting visitors as of late because of one...Show More Summary
Battling for third place at the World Cup this evening, neither Brazil nor Holland can claim to boast vintage sides. Brazil’s limitations were exposed in the semi-final against Germany and Holland got as far as they did thanks to their hard work and industry rather than skill and thrilling attacks like Dutch sides of old. [...]
Football is a game of risk and reward, but in a cauldron as pressurised as the World Cup final, many managers will often opt to stick with the tried-and-trusted players they know best. It's not the tactic of every head coach, however,...Show More Summary
Gerard Butler rocks a cap while attending a 2014 FIFA World Cup Party at the Budweiser Hotel on Friday (July 11) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The 44-year-old Scottish actor wasn’t the only star at the party, Ashton Kutcher and Kellan Lutz also made an appearance. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Gerard Butler [...]
The huge exposure Univision has received from the World Cup shows how the growth of America’s Hispanic population is reshaping the media landscape.
It’s obviously a coincidence that the two teams with the best looking shirts for the World Cup will meet in the World Cup Final on Sunday. Both Germany and Argentina’s home and away shirts are splendid. The shirts are available … Continue reading ? Order Your Germany, Argentina And Other Official World Cup Jerseys Online is a post from World Soccer Talk.
Germany and Argentina outlasted the competition to reach the 2014 FIFA World Cup final on Sunday, July 13. For Argentina, the word "outlasted" is literally true. The South American nation needed extra time to beat Switzerland by a single goal in the last 16. Show More Summary
Apple is widely anticipated to be launching a presumably quad core, 64 bit, ARM based A8 central processor system-on-ship in a few weeks to power the new iPhone 6 and the next round of upgrades to the iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina Display. Show More Summary
It has the tag line of a third-place playoff attached to it, but make no mistake, Saturday's encounter between Brazil and the Netherlands has the hallmarked quality of a World Cup final. Each team suffered defeat for the first time in...Show More Summary
For the third time in their history, Germany and Argentina will contest a World Cup final on Sunday, heading to Rio de Janeiro for the right to be crowned 2014 champions. For Argentina, it would be arguably their grandest achievement...Show More Summary
It must be the world cup or the french europeen election that bring this out from me.Sorry!Talking of national Hero I want to mention the artist that drew Super Dupont Mr Gotlib that hyperextended my zygomaticus muscle,while Neal Adams...Show More Summary
The Camp David World Cup of SUP to kick off next weekend in Fehmarn, Germany Fehmarn, Germany will be the new host location of this year’s Camp David World Cup of SUP, stop number 3 of the 2014 Stand Up World Series and Stop 4 of the European Cup. This $25,000 World Series event will kick [...]
When the Netherlands reached the World Cup semi-finals in Brazil, two sets of fans had reasons to celebrate: the Dutch, naturally, and Manchester United supporters. Not that the Old Trafford faithful have some kind of bond with the men...Show More Summary
So much of the discussion regarding ESPN’s coverage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup has been centered around what a magnificent job the network has done, but the fear of what’s going to happen after ESPN hands over the rights … Continue reading ? ESPN Sets Its Sights On Euro 2016 After Raising Bar On World Cup Coverage is a post from World Soccer Talk.