Category Archives: World Cup 2014

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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The SBI Show: Episode 152 (Recapping the USMNT’s World Cup, and more)

Episode 152 of The SBI Show takes a look back at the U.S. Men’s National Team’s performance at the 2014 World Cup, and what it means for the sport in America. We also discuss the rest of the World Cup, and more. 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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Tuesday Kickoff: Arsenal close in on Sanchez; Thousands mourn Di Stefano; and more

Arsenal are nearing a reported £32 million deal to sign Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona, fending off interest from Liverpool and Juventus. 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 World Cup Man of the Match: Gonzalo Higuaín

Gonzalo Higuaín is SBI’s Man of the Match. 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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Neymar airlifted home for back treatment, Zuñiga issues apology

Neymar was airlifted to his home city to continue treatment for a vertebra fracture while Camilo Zuñiga issued a public apology for the tackle that ended Neymar’s World Cup. 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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Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

Marouane Fellaini and Belgium are ready to take on Lionel Messi and Argentina in a crucial World Cup quarterfinals match. Continue reading »

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