The FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour sponsored by Coca Cola is in the midst of a world wide journey, stopping in 88 countries across 267 days. The journey for the FIFA World Cup trophy began in September 2013 in Brazil, which is exactly where it will end this April. Show More Summary
Substandard Brazilian infrastructure and unfinished stadiums are no longer the only problems surrounding the 2014 World Cup. According to Soccerly's Ian Stewart Palmer, FIFA security chief Ralf Mutschke is worried that match-fixing could...Show More Summary
This video deserves to be spread far and wide and shows what many people in Brazil think about FIFA’s control over the World Cup in Brazil this summer. Former Brazil striker Romario is now a congressman for the state of Rio de Janeiro and has been one of the most outspoken critics of staging the [...]
Swiss manufacturer Hublot, which is the Official Timekeeper of the Brazil World Cup, unveiled today the official watch of the FIFA World Cup Brazil 2014 with the King Pelé. The watch is available in two versions, an 18K King Gold version with carbon fibre bezel, and a black ceramic version, also with a carbon fibre bezel. Show More Summary
There are now only a few months to go until the biggest sporting event of 2014—the FIFA World Cup in Brazil—and questions are being asked. Will the stadiums be ready? Are the airports ready for the crowds? But one matter rises above all others, and may have an impact on the destiny of the cup itself: How will the ball move through the air? Read more...
The big Lionel Messi questions continue to be asked. I s he better than Cristiano Ronaldo? Might he be the greatest of all-time? H ow has he managed to score such a prolific number of goals for Barcelona? When we talk about Messi's legacy...Show More Summary
The FIFA World Rankings have received another update after the recent round of international fixtures, giving nations a clear indication of where they will sit heading into the 2014 World Cup. While Spain and Germany maintain their grip...Show More Summary
With the 2014 FIFA World Cup getting closer, it is more and more clear that Brazilians will receive the biggest football event in the world with big protests. Since January, monthly protests are happening in Sao Paulo under the slogan "If there are no rights, there will be no World Cup". Show More Summary
The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) is aware of a potential threat of fraudsters using the FIFA World Cup in Brazil to scam victims out of money. Action Fraud in partnership with the NFIB have identified three key trends relating to the FIFA World Cup in Brazil 2014, these are: Investment Fraud – Victims have […]
(SAO PAULO) — More than two-thirds of the World Cup matches have sold out less than three hours after FIFA opened new ticket sales on Wednesday. Tickets for all Brazil matches were gone in about an hour, as were those for all the quarterfinals and nearly all second-round matchups in the June 12-July 13 tournament.…
Russian politicians Aleksandr Sidyakin and Mikhail Markelov from the Russian State Duma are demanding FIFA ban the US from the 2014 World Cup. They admitted it was in response to two GOP senators asking FIFA to ban Russia in 2014 and not host the 2018 World Cup. Show More Summary
With the summer fast-approaching and the 2014 FIFA World Cup firmly on the horizon, there are hundreds of players around the world readying themselves for transfers—and all for different reasons. Here, we've taken a look at 20 Premier...Show More Summary
South Africa’s “Trial of the Century” continued Tuesday, the murder trial of South African Olympian, Oscar Pistorius, garnering more media attention than even the Fifa World Cup, according to Data Driven Insight (DDI), a media monitoring group. Show More Summary
The Ukrainian crisis in Crimea has spilled over into the world of football. Last week two Republican senators, Mark Kirk and Dan Coates, wrote a joint letter to FIFA in which they called for Russia be banned from the 2014 World Cup in Brazil and stripped of the right to host the 2018 tournament over its invasion of [...]
Last week, two Republican senators told FIFA that they wanted Russia kicked out of the 2014 World Cup. Now, in retaliation, deputies in the Russian State Duma have called for the USA’s FIFA membership to be terminated. One of the … Continue reading ? Russian State Duma Deputies Call for Ending of US FIFA Membership: Daily Soccer Report is a post from World Soccer Talk.
The news has been confirmed that Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman has been ruled out of this summer's FIFA World Cup due to a knee injury sustained in Sunday's 1-0 loss to Napoli. Strootman had already received minor damage to his right...Show More Summary
Here are the top 20 unheralded players to watch out for at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. An unheralded footballer is a person who is either a role player or does not have star status among casual football fans. The 20 unheralded players were ordered subjectively projecting how well they would perform at the World Cup. Begin Slideshow
A photo of Portugal’s away shirt for the 2014 FIFA World Cup has been leaked on the Internet. While Portugal’s home World Cup shirt is bright and modern, Portugal’s away shirt for 2014 is more modest with a white jersey, … Continue reading ? Portugal Away Shirt For FIFA World Cup 2014: Leaked [PHOTO] is a post from World Soccer Talk.
ESPN will premiere a new series, “Inside: US Soccer’s March to Brazil,” this spring focusing on the U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team as they prepare for the upcoming 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.
The mystery of what England’s away shirt will look like for World Cup 2014 can now be revealed after a photograph has been leaked on the Internet. Not surprisingly, England will be wearing red as their away shirt during 2014. … Continue reading ? England Away Shirt For FIFA World Cup 2014 From Nike: Leaked [PHOTO] is a post from World Soccer Talk.