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The world's best player will have to put in a stellar performance to stop Germany beating Argentina in the Fifa World Cup 2014 final in Brazil.
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On July 11 in history: A Late strike from Andres Iniesta helps Spain beat Netherlands to win 2010 World Cup in Johannesburg; Italy comfortably overwhelms West Germany to win 1982 World Cup in Madrid.
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A Northern California chemical engineer is facing more than 20 years in prison when he is sentenced for a rare economic-espionage conviction.
Robin van Persie is a matchwinner but you expected more from his performance for Holland as they lost 4-2 on penalties to Argentina in World Cup semi-final Van Persie was quiet as Argentina's centre-back pairing of Martin Demichelis and Ezequiel Garay dealt with the forward well At the end, after 120 desperate minutes here in Sao Paulo, they ... (more)
The Netherlands forwards, and the rest of the team, essentially ran out of steam Wednesday in the World Cup semifinals, losing to Argentina in a penalty shootout following a 0-0 draw.
Robin van Persie The most remarkable headed effort that you are likely to see this year - or any year.
Nike's World Cup campaign involved some bold adverts, including a cartoon of their A-List footballers battling clones of themselves in Brazil.
The Netherlands can reach its second consecutive World Cup final with a victory over Argentina on Wednesday at the Area de Sao Paulo.
Nigel de Jong, who was brutal in last World Cup final against Spain, could win place back in Holland team Referee Howard Webb admits he should have sent off De Jong for kung-fu kick against Xabi Alonso in 2010 And even if Van Gaal gets all his tactics spot on, Messi has the ability to wriggle out of any shackle in a split second and change the ... (more)
Real Madrid's President Florentino Perez, center, stands alongside team goalkeeper Iker Casillas, second left, and other mourners by a giant poster of Alfredo Di Stefano near his coffin at Real Madrid's Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Spain, Tuesday, July 8, 2014.
The World Cup resembles the NCAA tournament. Often, it's about predicting the right chalk.
The 2014 World Cup has produced several goals of outstanding quality. The following are five of the best so far according to Reuters: Rodriguez had already caught the eye with his performances in the first round but his opener against Uruguay in the Round of 16 confirmed him as one of the players of the tournament.
Goalkeeper Tim Krul of the Netherlands saves a shot by Costa Rica's Bryan Ruiz during a penalty shootout in their 2014 World Cup quarter-finals at the Fonte Nova arena in Salvador, Brazil.
Legendary Real Madrid forward Alfredo di StA©fano, who helped build the club into Europe's first superpower in the 1950s, died on Monday of a heart attack.
Luis Suarez's Liverpool exit may not be confirmed - but one shop in Spain is already printing Barcelona shirts with 'Suarez 9' on Suarez was handed a four-month global ban by Fifa after biting Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup Luis Suarez may still be a Liverpool player as far as the club are concerned but for everyone else his ... (more)
Cristiano Ronaldo and Andres Iniesta led tributes from modern stars and football followers around the world for Real Madrid great Alfredo Di Stefano, who died on Monday at age 88. FIFA president Joseph Blatter said in a statement that Di Stefano was his "favorite player" and "the most complete player I've seen."
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 05:29 pm
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