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Archived Since:December 12, 2008

Blog Post Archive

Franco-German Friendship Trumps Soccer for Hollande

The Franco-German friendship is so dear to French President François Hollande that it trumps another powerful passion—soccer.

Germany Wins To Set-Up Quarterfinal With France

The Journal provides analysis of the World Cup round of 16 match between Germany and Algeria.

France Beats Nigeria 2-0, Advances to the Quaterfinals

The Journal provides analysis of the World Cup round of 16 match between France and Nigeria.

World Cup 2014: Costa Rica Beats Greece on Penalty Kicks

The Journal provides analysis of the World Cup round of 16 match between Costa Rica and Greece.

World Cup 2014: Late Goals Send Netherlands Through to Quarterfinals

The Journal provides analysis of the World Cup round of 16 match between the Netherlands and Mexico.

World Cup Podcast: The U.S.-Belgium Preview Extravaganza

Does the U.S. have a prayer against Belgium in the World Cup, and if the game goes to penalties, which five Americans would get the call?

World Cup 2014: Germany vs. Algeria Live

The Journal provides analysis of the World Cup round of 16 match between Germany and Algeria.

Klinsmann Raises Language Issue With Algerian Referee

U.S. men’s head coach Jurgen Klinsmann put Algerian referee Djamel Haimoudi on notice, so to speak, Monday, 24 hours ahead of the team’s knockout match with Belgium.

Finally, Something Brazilian and Argentine Soccer Fans Agree On

On one point, at least, Brazilian and Argentine football fans agree: they desperately want their countries to face each other in the World Cup Final.

World Cup 2014: France vs. Nigeria Live

The Journal provides analysis of the World Cup round of 16 match between France and Nigeria.

Mayor of Nice Cracks Down on Foreign Flag Waving

It’s time to wave goodbye to soccer hysteria on the Côte d’Azur, unless of course you’re supporting Les Bleus. The mayor of Nice, Christian Estrosi, has issued a decree banning the “ostentatious waving of foreign flags” in the center of the French Riviera’s largest city.

The World Cup Is at a Fever Pitch

It’s not difficult to see why so many more Americans have cared about this year’s World Cup.

World Cup 2014: Costa Rica vs. Greece Live

The Journal provides analysis of the World Cup round of 16 match between Costa Rica and Greece.

World Cup 2014: Netherlands vs. Mexico Live

The Journal provides analysis of the World Cup round of 16 match between the Netherlands and Mexico.

The Americans: Watching, Waiting

After surviving the most difficult group in the tournament, a lightness has fallen over the U.S. World Cup team.

World Cup 2014: Colombia vs. Uruguay Live

The Journal provides analysis of the World Cup round of 16 match between Colombia and Uruguay. The winner will face host Brazil in the quarterfinals.

World Cup 2014: Brazil vs. Chile Live

The Journal provides analysis of the World Cup round of 16 match between Brazil and Chile.

Brazilians Finding That Irresistible Feeling Only the World Cup Can Bring

Brazilians are rushing to snap tickets, buy that jersey they thought they wouldn’t this time, and even search for last-minute flight deals to make it to other cities hosting the cup. Not to go to a match, but to experience the excitement.

Why Draws in Soccer Make Sense — Most of the Time

While some people hate draws in soccer, here's why they make sense, at least most of the time.

2014 FIFA World Cup Podcast: The United States of South America

On the latest Sports Retort, would the U.S. men’s national soccer team benefit from playing in South America’s World Cup qualifying group?

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