Setting the World Auction Record for Chinese Ceramics at HK$281 million / US$36 million at Sotheby?s Hong Kong this April, the legendary Ming Chenghua Chicken Cup is presented to its new owner, Mr Liu Yiqian, founder of the Long Museum in Shanghai, today at Sotheby?s Hong Kong. Show More Summary
German World Cup winner Toni Kroos may have only joined Real Madrid on Thursday, but he is already making all the right noises. On being unveiled at the Bernabeu, the midfielder said moving to Real was a "step up" from Bayern Munich,...Show More Summary
Genetic testing has confirmed that dismembered remains found off a dirt path in a rough section of southern Mexico are those of a New Yorker who disappeared while riding his motorcycle to Brazil for the World Cup.
After a transfer saga that seemed like it had no end in sight, Real Madrid announced the signing of Bayern Munich's Toni Kroos earlier this week, signing the 2014 World Cup winner to a six-year contract. Upon the switch being made official,...Show More Summary
INFOGRAPHIC: World Cup Goals 2014 – The Who, What, Where, When and Why of Brazil’s 171 goals (Videos) - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Brazil 2014 equaled the record for the most number of goals scored in a World Cup finals competition and has been hailed by some as the best World Cup of all time. Show More Summary
Best way to wash away that World Cup hangover? An incredibly, incredibly long-ranged goal. Here we have at astoundingly long strike off the boot of Carlos Lobaton in a Peruvian match between Juan Aurich and Sporting Cristal to give the...Show More Summary
The World Cup is over and order has finally been restored to the universe. Now that football mania is behind us, searchers are getting the latest info about the world off the pitch. From Tesla announcing their cheapest car ever, theShow More Summary
The World Cup is over and yes, it’s depressing. While no league in the world can truly match the amazing month-long festival of soccer that is the World Cup, America has an immediate outlet where fans can get their soccer … Continue reading ? An Argument For Watching MLS Now That The World Cup Has Ended is a post from World Soccer Talk.
USA players covered an average of 77.17 miles per match over their four matches at the World Cup. That's more per match than any other nation, which is something to be proud of, right? Read more...
World of Warcraft players who pine for the "good old days" of open world PvP may get to sup from that cup again come Warlords of Draenor. The devs are whipping up a new island, Ashran, that pulls upon lessons from past PvP zone designs...Show More Summary
The United States may not have won the World Cup, but it did finish first in a very important statistical category, total average distance covered on the field. In the wake of the World Cup, FIFA provides a ton of cool statistics, broken...Show More Summary
A slide show of photographs from the past week in New York City and the region includes the Long Island Rail Road, the World Cup and a preserved frog.
These days, a soccer World Cup is a multi-billion dollar project, with a number of financial "winners," such as FIFA, and many losers, given the development priorities that are sacrificed to build gleaming stadia and dedicated infrastructure,...Show More Summary
Fusion staffers gathered in Miami last night to celebrate the end of the World Cup and welcome back the team who traveled to Brazil to lead the network’s coverage, including “Soccer Gods” hosts Nando Vila and Simon Carr and VP of news Mark Lima (pictured). Show More Summary
World Cup winning captain retires from international football - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Germany’s captain, Philipp Lahm, who led them through a fantastic World Cup winning tournament, has retired from the national side at the age of 30, going out on an all-time high. Show More Summary
The remains of 33-year-old stock trader Harry Devert were discovered in Mexico, NBC New York reports citing authorities. Harry Devert, a Westchester native who worked as a trader for H&H Capital, was riding his motorcycle from New York to Brazil for the World Cup. Attending the World Cup was No. Show More Summary
After winning the World Cup with Germany last Sunday night, Andre Schürrle is on chill-out mode, unwinding with friends on holidays. Schürrle is chilling somewhere in the sunny Mediterranean before getting ready to report back in London for Chelsea’s pre-season training. And the man credited with the World Cup-winning assist for Mario Gotze looks like [...]
Welcome to Chelsea, @FilipeLuis03! #CFC pic.twitter.com/dVk6ACEg3B — Chelsea FC (@chelseafc) July 18, 2014 A deal that was pretty much wrapped up back in May, but then put on the back burner until after the World Cup, has now been officially announced: Filipe Luis has signed for Chelsea, arriving from Atletico Madrid for a fee of [...]
Hatem Ben Arfa didn't make the trip to Brazil with France's World Cup squad—and it shows. According to the Daily Mail, the French playmaker was fined by Newcastle upon reporting for camp because of his bloated gut. Per the Mail, he was...Show More Summary
Germany defender Philipp Lahm announced his retirement from international soccer today, ending his international career on a high note with a World Cup medal after defeating Argentina on Sunday in Brazil. Lahm, who is versatile as aShow More Summary