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Arsenal host Manchester City in the first Premier League game of the weekend

Saturday's early Premier League kickoff is a big one, as Arsenal welcome reigning champions Manchester City to the Emirates. The day ends with Aston Villa traveling to face Liverpool. Saturday's early Premier League kickoff is not to be missed, as last season's champions visit the home of one of this season's contenders. Show More Summary

World Cup 2014 final: Live coverage and score updates for Germany vs. Argentina

Will Germany win the rematch of the final between these two teams 14 years ago, or will Lionel Messi and Argentina match Diego Maradona's accomplishment from the previous World Cup final? The World Cup final feature will feature Germany in their traditional white tops with white shorts and Argentina in blue tops and blue shorts. Show More Summary

Netherlands vs. Argentina, 2014 World Cup: Live coverage and score updates

Nigel De Jong and Robin van Persie are back for the Netherlands. Will they be healthy enough to help their team past Lionel Messi and Argentina? On Wednesday the second World Cup finalist will be decided, with Netherlands and Argentina going head to head over a chance to play Germany for football's biggest prize. Show More Summary

France vs. Germany, 2014 World Cup: Live coverage and score updates

Hey, look, Germany and France are playing players in their actual positions! That's cute. France and Germany are both among the eight sides to have previously won the World Cup, with Les Bleus having swept up their only title on home soil back in 1998, and Die Mannschaft having collected the last of their three wins in Italy eight years prior. Show More Summary

USA vs. Belgium, 2014 World Cup: Live coverage and score updates

The United States are underdogs in the World Cup yet again. Can they match their best ever modern era finish by upsetting Belgium? Belgium headed into the World Cup burdened with great expectation. Coach Marc Wilmots has a plethora of...Show More Summary

Colombia vs. Uruguay, 2014 World Cup: Live coverage and score updates

Can Uruguay upset Colombia without Luis Suarez? Long-billed as having the potential to do damage at the World Cup, there was always the risk Colombia would fail to live up to expectations. There were concerns over the leakiness of their...Show More Summary

Bosnia and Herzegovina vs. Iran, 2014 World Cup: Live coverage and score updates

The Bosnians have already been eliminated, but Iran aren't dead yet. Iran came perilously close of pulling off one of the World Cup's all-time great upsets against Argentina last time out, only to be defeated by a last-gasp wondergoal from Lionel Messi. Show More Summary

Belgium vs. Russia, 2014 World Cup: Live coverage and score updates

Group H supremacy is at stake when Belgium take on Russia in Sunday's early World Cup match. Belgium headed into the World Cup with the weight of great expectation on their shoulders. They boast an outstanding wealth of young talent, and thus were tipped by many to make a deep run into this tournament. Show More Summary

Germany vs. Ghana, 2014 World Cup: Live coverage and score updates

Ghana are desperate for any kind of result. Germany will probably like their chances to go through if they avoid defeat. That probably won't lead to a draw, because the Black Stars are pretty overmatched. The match between Ghana and the United States was a virtual elimination game. Show More Summary

Russia vs. South Korea, 2014 World Cup: Live coverage and score updates

Belgium have three points and Algeria look formidable. Can South Korea or Russia establish themselves as favorites to advance from Group H? South Korea has the talent to challenge anyone at this World Cup, but recent history doesn't suggest that they have the capacity to do it. Show More Summary

Belgium vs. Algeria, 2014 World Cup: Fennec Foxes won't be a pushover

Belgium are one of the World Cup's big dark horses, but Algeria are good enough to get out of Group H. Belgium head into this World Cup with great expectation on their shoulders. Their golden generation has delivered some of the finest players around, from goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois to striker Romelu Lukaku and nearly everywhere in between. Show More Summary

Chile vs. Australia, 2014 World Cup: Socceroos put up surprising fight in loss

Australia made this game more fun than it had any business being, but Chile were too good, and went on to win 3-1. Chile entered the last World Cup as a darkhorse that only dedicated South American soccer-following nerds knew about.Show More Summary

Colombia vs. Greece, 2014 World Cup: Cafeteros crush the Greeks

Greece is known for playing defense. They played very bad defense in Colombia's easy 3-0 win. Back when the World Cup draw was made, there's no doubt Colombia coach José Pékerman would've been very content. Set to play Ivory Coast and...Show More Summary

England vs. Italy, 2014 World Cup: 1-1 after quickfire back and forth

Well, this is fun. England and Italy have both scored, and it's 1-1 in the first half. Neither England nor Italy impressed in their World Cup preparation games. England cruised past an unimpressive Peru before labouring to draws against...Show More Summary

Uruguay vs. Costa Rica, 2014 World Cup: Stunning turnaround from the Ticos

Costa Rica conceded an early penalty. Then they laid a beating on Uruguay. While Group G has been dubbed the "Group of Death" due to the strength of all four teams, Group D might be the group with the best balanced top three. Uruguay,...Show More Summary

2014 World Cup bracket and schedule

Keep track of the latest results, from the group stage to the finals, with our World Cup schedule and bracket.

Spain vs. Netherlands, 2014 World Cup: The rematch is here

For the first time ever, the finalists from the previous World Cup face off in the group stage. Are the Netherlands stronger this time around, or are Spain ready to win a fourth straight major title? The World Cup's Group B action starts with a bang, as Spain meet the Netherlands in a rerun of the last World Cup final (3 p.m. Show More Summary

Mexico vs. Israel, 2014 World Cup friendlies: Underway from Estadio Azteca

Cuauhtémoc Blanco is getting a tribute game in Mexico's first pre-World Cup friendly, but things should get serious against Israel shortly. While some teams will play several friendlies during the build-up to the World Cup at home, Mexico will play just one match at the Estadio Azteca, Wednesday against Israel. Show More Summary

USA vs. Azerbaijan, 2014 World Cup friendlies: Underway from Candlestick Park

Alejandro Bedoya has taken over the spot vacated by Eddie Johnson, Landon Donovan and now-fullback Fabian Johnson. Will Jurgen Klinsmann's new setup work wonders for the USMNT? United States fans will get their first chance to see the...Show More Summary

FA Cup Final 2014, Arsenal vs. Hull City: Underway at Wembley

Hull City try to win the first FA Cup in their club's history, while Arsenal attempt to win their first trophy in nine years. The FA Cup is always clichéd narratives galore, and this year is no different. Will Arsenal finally end their...Show More Summary

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