Category Archives: World Cup 2014

Tuesday Kickoff: German squad given heroes welcome; Ribery returns to training; and more

Nearly half a million fans lined the streets of Berlin as the German National Team was given a heroes welcome for winning the World Cup. Continue reading »

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World Cup final breaks USA TV ratings records

More than 26.5 million people in the USA watched the World Cup final, making it the most-watched World Cup final in American history. Continue reading »

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World Cup final smashes social media records

The World Cup broke records across Twitter and Facebook, making it the biggest sporting event ever both in number of people discussing it and number of interactions about it. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Scolari resigns; Rodriguez nearing Real Madrid move; and more

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has handed in his resignation after Brazil finished a disappointing fourth at the 2014 World Cup. Continue reading »

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Messi, Neuer, Rodriguez headline 2014 World Cup awards

By DAN KARELL Lionel Messi may not have won the ultimate prize on Sunday afternoon but he’s not going home without some silverware of his own. Following Germany’s 1-0 victory in the World Cup final, the Argentine star was awarded … Continue reading »

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SBI World Cup Man of the Match: Mario Götze

Mario Götze scored the lone goal of the FIFA World Cup Final, earning him the SBI World Cup Man of the Match award. Continue reading »

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