Category Archives: FIFA World Cup

Report: Qatar to reduce World Cup stadiums to eight as costs soar

By DAN KARELL Even Qatar isn’t immune to a financial crisis. The oil-rich country has decided to reduce the amount of stadiums they plan to build from 12 to eight for the 2022 World Cup they were picked to host, … Continue reading »

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Pitbull releases 2014 World Cup’s official song “We Are One (Ole Ola)”

By FRANCO PANIZO The official 2014 World Cup song is here. Pop stars Pitbull and JLo and Brazilian musical artist Claudia Leitte released their collaborative track for this summer’s tournament on Tuesday, and it is titledĀ ”We Are One (Ole Ola).” … Continue reading »

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Shakira releases new World Cup song

By FRANCO PANIZO It might not be the official song for this summer’s World Cup, but Shakira’s new soccer track is sure to be on repeat throughout the competition. Shakira released a new World Cup-inspired tune titled “La La La” … Continue reading »

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EA Sports announces 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil video game

By FRANCO PANIZO The 2014 World Cup is just around the corner. The 2014 World Cup video game is even closer. EA Sports announced on Thursday that it will continue its tradition of making World Cup-focused video games by releasingĀ 2014 … Continue reading »

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Canada planning to bid for 2026 World Cup

Canada announced Thursday they plan to bid on hosting the 2026 World Cup. They are already hosting the 2015 women’s World Cup. Continue reading »

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A video tour of USMNT’s World Cup training site in Sao Paulo

Want to know what the U.S. Men’s National Team’s training site in Sao Paulo looks like? Here is a video U.S. Soccer released touring the facility. Continue reading »

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FIFA selects American referee Geiger to work World Cup

American referee Mark Geiger has been selected to officiate at the 2014 World Cup, alongside assistants Mark Hurd and Joe Fletcher Continue reading »

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Is this the USMNT’s new World Cup home jersey?

Images of what is believed to be the new U.S. Men’s National Team’s World Cup home jersey surfaced on Saturday, and it looks to have a collar, thin gray lines, and the regular U.S. Soccer crest. Continue reading »

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