Category Archives: FIFA World Cup

Germany dismantles Brazil to eliminate hosts in shocking lopsided semifinal

In a shocking defeat, Brazil is out of contention for the World Cup after a humiliating 7-1 loss to Germany. Continue reading »

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Mid-Day Ticker: Van Persie a doubt for semifinal; Man United reveal USA roster; and more

Robin Van Persie is dealing with intestinal problems that could keep him out of the World Cup semifinal and more Tuesday news. Continue reading »

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Brazil vs. Germany: Your Running Commentary

Brazil and Germany face off for a spot in the World Cup Final on Tuesday afternoon. Continue reading »

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World Cup semifinals: Brazil vs. Germany: A Look Ahead

Brazil head into their World Cup semifinals match against Germany with plenty of questions, including who will start for the injured Neymar Continue reading »

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SBI World Cup Man of the Match: Tim Krul

By TYLER GRAY Despite The Netherlands constant barrage on Costa Rica’s goal for the better part of 120 minutes, the Dutch found themselves in a penalty shootout. Goalkeeper Tim Krul was the third and final sub of the match and … Continue reading »

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Netherlands nips historic Costa Rica run in penalty kicks

The Dutch beat Costa Rica in a thrilling penalty kick shootout to end the CONCACAF nation’s dreams. Continue reading »

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SBI 2014 World Cup Diary: Entry 5

Photo by Kieran McManus/ISIphotos.com By FRANCO PANIZO SALVADOR, Brazil — The group stage was over, but the experience of a lifetime continued. After making it to the airport in Recife and booking our flights to Salvador, Ives and I took … Continue reading »

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Argentina rides defense to first World Cup semifinal since 1990

Argentina reached the semifinals of the World Cup for the first time since 1990 after Gonzalo Higuain scored in the eighth minutes and its defense held firm in a 1-0 quarterfinals win vs. Belgium on Saturday. Continue reading »

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