This was the year of the first selfie World Cup, when Germany’s players posed for post-match photos with Angela Merkel and Rihanna.
Spotted this video on Tastefully Offensive. They say this is Tsubasa-kun The Penguin, showing off some mad soccer skillz at the Matsue Vogel Aviary Park in Shimane, Japan. And that’s fine. But..we ran the YouTube text through the trusty Google Translate, and got: It was held the football World Cup Brazil tournament. In order to […]
From the Sochi Olympics to the NFL's epicly bad year to the World Cup to athletes speaking out in the wake of police killings, Mike Kasdan reviews all the biggest stories we covered this year at The Good Men Project Sports The post The Year In Sports: A Look Back at the Biggest Stories of 2014 appeared first on The Good Men Project.
It's not the world's best photo, but it may be the world's best snacking cake. Here's the recipe:Heat the oven to 400 degrees F, and butter a rectangular baking dish.Peel and finely dice two apples.In one bowl mix 2 cups whole wheatShow More Summary
2014 was a year of the Winter Olympics, World Cup, Ebola, Conchita, Rosetta, the Ice Bucket Challenge, Robin Williams, Flappy Birds, the Selfie, the iPhone 6 and the Scottish Independence Referendum – or at least that is according to the Google Trends Guide of 2014.
By James M. Dorsey 2022 World Cup host Qatar has announced a series of reforms to improve working and living conditions of its majority migrant labour population that address material concerns but fall short of recommendations made in...Show More Summary
Real Madrid's players stood on the victory podium. They'd just won the FIFA Club World Cup final with a 2-0 victory over San Lorenzo in Morocco to claim their fourth title of 2014. It was a stunning achievement, and normally such moments are jubilant affairs. Show More Summary
For all the negatives Brazilian football spewed out in 2014, Neymar remained the highlight. From disappointing Copa Libertadores campaigns to that catastrophic World Cup semi-final, 2014 has been a year to forget for Brazil, both domestically...Show More Summary
In what will be a blow to his suitors in the Premier League, namely Arsenal, Sami Khedira has said that he’s hoping to reach an agreement for a new contract at Real Madrid. It had been believed that the German World Cup winning midfielder was all set to depart Madrid when his contract expired next […]
From a soap opera's groundbreaking gay kiss to a national debate on racism and vigilante justice, 2014 was a busy year in Latin America's largest country.
“Latte Motion” is a touching stop-motion animated short created by Japanese company Ajinomoto General Foods using 1,000 cups of coffee to promote its latte drink flavoring, Maxim Stick. The “world’s first latte art animation” carries...Show More Summary
Dec. 6, 2014, was a good day to sit down with Lindsey Vonn. Her return to competition after a knee injury that crushed her Sochi Olympic dreams in February saw the star skier lead an American sweep in the World Cup downhill in Lake Louise, Canada, on Dec. 6. Vonn, a gold and bronze medalist...
If you had told any Manchester United fan during last summer's World Cup that their team would be in third position in the Premier League on Christmas day—five points clear of Arsenal and 10 points clear of Liverpool—they would haveShow More Summary
€30m Manchester United target ready for Transfer: Yes, I’d definitely go there - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Manchester United have been linked with Benfica midfielder even before the World Cup in Brazil. The Argentine whose future has been speculated for quite some time now has a €30m release clause. Show More Summary
The U.S. women will try to give Abby Wambach, 34, a World Cup title before she retires, the Galaxy will try life without Landon Donovan for the first time in a decade and U.S. men's national team Coach Juergen Klinsmann will try not to continue making enemies by speaking his mind and looking...
There's nothing better to do on Christmas eve than to curl up by the fire with a cup of hot chocolate and listen to perhaps the best interview of one of the most charismatic guys in the automotive world. Here's Chris Harris on the Joe Rogan Experience. Happy Holidays! Read more...
Major League Soccer and the U.S. men's national team had a memorable 2014. The World Cup produced some magical memories and heartbreaking moments that no one will ever forget. An American legend also walked into the sunset after an incredible career. As the year comes to a close, this slideshow will highlight the top 10 moments in U.S. Show More Summary
Migrant workers from Nepal in Qatar building facilities for the 2022 FIFA World Cup are dying at a rate of one every two days in 2014, according to a new report from The Guardian. The report continues: The Nepalese foreign employment promotion board said 157 of its workers in Qatar had died between January and […]
West Ham midfielder Alex Song has been left off Cameroon’s African Cup of Nations squad. The former Barcelona player had not played for Cameroon since the 2014 FIFA World Cup. West Ham manager Sam Allardyce will be delighted to hear that his star midfielder will not be leaving for the prestigious African tournament next month […]