FIFA president Sepp Blatter struck a populist tone on Tuesday when he addressed an audience at the Asian Football Confederation awards in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Speaking as to the ongoing criticism of his organization’s decision toShow More Summary
Whilst Tottenham's mauling at the hands of Manchester City last Sunday is likely to stay etched in the memories of supporters for some time to come, the result was no picnic for Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari either. On the one hand,...Show More Summary
The brilliance and beauty of Wayne Rooney's football sometimes comes with a bite. It was there in Gelsenkirchen in 2006, when his stamp on Ricardo Carvalho cost England a man and ultimately their place at the World Cup. It was thereShow More Summary
The year 2014 is going to be a special one for Brazil and its legion of football supporters. The prospect of the World Cup finals taking place in the South American country is a mouth-watering one. And Luiz Felipe Scolari and his team...Show More Summary
LGBT ally and anti-bullying advocate Ben Cohen was voted off Strictly Come Dancing last night after a nine week run. Former England rugby star Ben Cohen has said playing in a World Cup final was easier than taking part in Strictly Come Dancing. Show More Summary
In response to media outlets calling her design for Qatar's 2022 World Cup stadium "vagina-shaped" and "the World DivaCup," starchitect Zaha Hadid has this to say: "It's really embarrassing that they come up with nonsense like this. What are they...
I had a hell of a time finding these buggers in 2010, everywhere seemed to have plenty of albums but no stickers. And I mean NO stickers. Even the free pack of stickers glued to the album was gone in every case. Thanks to perseverance and a sticker blowout at a local card shop I managed to get a good chunk completed. Show More Summary
The 32 nations qualified for Brazil 2014 will have to combine their talent and technique to support their key footballer if they want to have a shot at lifting the World Cup. We will see footballers that have proven themselves, likeShow More Summary
Brasil will play host to the 2014 FIFA World Cup and today Nike unveiled the official National Team Kit of the host. The classic and clean design of the new kit does not show the vast amount of technology that … Nike Football Unveils 2014 Brasilian National Team Kit is a post by David Fischer on Highsnobiety.
In the fallout of the World Cup playoffs, Zlatan Ibrahimovic was clearly not impressed by the exclusion of his Swedish side. The Paris Saint-Germain striker had some bitter words about the whole affair. On top of that, the notion ofShow More Summary
The new Brazil kit has (of course) been leaked a while ago online. On Sunday, Nike and Brazil made it official with a photo shoot showing Luiz Gustavo in the new strip. Undoubtedly, the stand out new feature is the funky collar, otherwise its more or less the same old iconic yellow and blue. Will [...]
Jason Day plans a few celebratory drinks after winning the $8 million World Cup of Golf on home soil on Sunday before turning his efforts to raising awareness for the devastated Philippines where eight of his relatives were killed by Typhoon Haiyan.
(Paul Mirengoff) With the completion of the last set of qualifying matches, we now know which 32 national teams will compete for the World Cup in Brazil next year. Here is the list: Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Uruguay...Show More Summary
Jason Day made a 7-foot par-saving putt on the 16th hole, Thomas Bjorn bogeyed and the Australian won his first tournament in nearly three years at the World Cup at Royal Melbourne.
Australia's Jason Day rode an emotional wave of crowd support to shoot a final round 70 and win the World Cup of Golf on Sunday by two strokes at Royal Melbourne after an enthralling duel with Danish runnerup Thomas Bjorn.
ESPN apologized for and removed a puff piece about Qatar and the 2022 World Cup by writer Phil Ball from its website on Friday after the outlet was lambasted when it was revealed that Ball, the writer, had received an "all-expenses paid" trip to Qatar to write the article. Show More Summary
Are you familiar with the Japan World Cup? If not, you should check that out before you continue. Good? Good! Now, you might be thinking that a collaboration between that and Attack on Titan may be an odd one, and well...you'd be right. Show More Summary
Most of the time in golf, writing down a "1" on the scorecard is a good thing, but we had that rare instance in Melbourne where three "1s" in a row turned out to be a big negative. Stuart Manley, the 346th ranked golfer in the worldShow More Summary
There are now just 200 days until the World Cup gets underway in Sao Paulo on June 12, 2014. Two hundred days for managers to keep their blood pressure—which will surely be trying to rise, day by agonising day—in check. Two hundred days...Show More Summary