RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup
The 2014 FIFA World Cup will be played June 12 through July 13 in Brazil. The tournament features 32 teams at 12 venues in nine host cities. Spain won the 2010 World Cup, its first, and Italy won the 2006 cup, the country's fourth title.
The 2014 FIFA World Cup will be played June 12 through July 13 in Brazil. The tournament features 32 teams at 12 venues in nine host cities. Spain won the 2010 World Cup, its first, and Italy won the 2006 cup, the country's fourth title. « Show less

Top FIFA World Cup Articles

Displaying items 193-204
  • F&ME, JaJa Kick Off Lensing on 'Streetkids United II' in Rio

    LONDON -- Feature documentary "Streetkids United II -- The Girls From Rio," the sequel to the 2011 Berlinale entry, has kicked off lensing in Brazil. The second film -- in what is to become a series -- is being produced by the U.K.'s F&ME and the...
  • Mexican club to keep 2 U.S. players out of World Cup tune-up

    PHOENIX -- A new chapter in the soccer rivalry between the U.S. and Mexico was written Monday when Mexican club Puebla refused to release defenders DaMarcus Beasley and Michael Orozco for Wednesday’s U.S. national team friendly with Mexico in...
  • Work at Brazil's World Cup stadium halted after worker dies

    Work at Brazil's World Cup stadium halted after worker dies
    SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazilian authorities halted work at the temporary stands of the stadium that will host the opening match of this year's World Cup following the death of a worker, the company in charge of the construction said on Monday. The...
  • São Paulo: Culture by day, partying by night

     São Paulo: Culture by day, partying by night
    SÃO PAULO, Brazil — This mega city 270 miles southwest of Rio is the largest in South America and Brazil's main destination for culture, night life and cosmopolitan gastronomy. Where you'll see soccer: The action kicks off at the new Arena...
  • Brazil: For World Cup fans, plenty of other action in Rio de Janeiro

     Brazil: For World Cup fans, plenty of other action in Rio de Janeiro
    RIO DE JANEIRO — As you roll into this urbane beach city you can easily understand why most soccer fans will choose to be based here, if possible, during the FIFA World Cup, the sport's premiere international competition that begins June 12....
  • World Cup: Get your kicks in the jungles of Manaus, Brazil

     World Cup: Get your kicks in the jungles of Manaus, Brazil
    Manaus, 1,770 miles northwest of Rio de Janeiro, is smack in the middle of the Amazon jungle. The sweltering city won't win awards for architectural beauty or convenience, but the opportunities for exploring its raw natural surroundings and outstanding...
  • World Cup: FIFA action mixes with sea, sun and sand in Natal, Brazil

     World Cup: FIFA action mixes with sea, sun and sand in Natal, Brazil
    Natal, a breezy beach city with vast blue skies and bright sun 1,220 miles northeast of Rio de Janeiro, has much of the small-town feel common in the surrounding rural regions. Where you'll see soccer: The U.S. takes on Ghana on June 16 at the newly...
  • If you want to buy World Cup 2014 tickets, get on the ball now

    If you want to buy World Cup 2014 tickets, get on the ball now
    If you're chasing tickets for the World Cup competition beginning June 12 in Brazil, your time is running short. FIFA, the World Cup's organizing body, started with about 3 million tickets to sell for 64 matches in 12 cities. But most of those seats are...
  • Brazil stadium problems should be warning for Russia, Qatar: FIFA

    RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - The serial delays in building Brazil's 12 World Cup stadiums should serve as a lesson to Russia and Qatar, the countries hosting the 2018 and 2022 tournaments, FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke said on Thursday. "We are...
  • Bayern Munich's Julian Green called up by U.S. for Mexico friendly

    Bayern Munich's Julian Green called up by U.S. for Mexico friendly
    Coach Juergen Klinsmann called up a 22-player roster composed almost entirely of Major League Soccer players for the U.S. national team's April 2 friendly with Mexico in Phoenix. But the most interesting selection is one of the three non-MLS players:...
  • Wet soil probably caused Brazil World Cup stadium accident: report

    SAO PAULO (Reuters) - A deadly construction accident in November at the Sao Paulo stadium that will host the opening match of this year's soccer World Cup was probably caused by wet soil following heavy rains, newspaper Folha de S.Paulo reported on...
  • Pele says youth soccer is better in U.S. than Brazil

    Pele says youth soccer is better in U.S. than Brazil
    Pele is widely recognized as the greatest soccer player of all time. He developed his unparalleled skills playing against other shoeless kids on the dirt streets of Brazil with a ball made from old socks and newspapers. But now Pele says the best grass-...