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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. Full Coverage.
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. Full Coverage. « Show less

Top FIFA World Cup Articles

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  • Factbox - UEFA president Michel Platini

    LONDON (Reuters) - Factbox on UEFA president Michel Platini who will announce on Thursday whether he will stand as a candidate for the FIFA presidency in next year's elections: EARLY DAYS AND PLAYING CAREER Born: Joeuf, France, June 21, 1955 Joined...
  • Pragmatic Platini unlikely to enter FIFA race

    LONDON (Reuters) - They play for high stakes in the casinos of Monte Carlo, but in the latest round of football politics UEFA president Michel Platini looks increasingly likely to stay away from the tables, preferring instead to bide his time before...
  • Versatile Rojo fits the United profile, says Van Gaal

    LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal revealed on Friday that new signing Marcos Rojo's World Cup form convinced him that the defender was the perfect fit for the new system he is introducing to the Premier League club. Argentinian...
  • West Brom sign Greek international striker Samaras

    (Reuters) - West Bromwich Albion have signed Greece striker Georgios Samaras on a two-year contract following his release from Scottish champions Celtic, the English Premier League club said on Friday. The 29-year-old former Manchester City and...
  • Tim Howard to take year off from soccer duty

    Tim Howard to take year off from soccer duty
    U.S national team goalkeeper Tim Howard says he will take a year off from international duty in order to spend more time with his family. Howard, who will continue to play in England's Premier League with Everton, has been capped 104 times by the U.S....
  • Rose returns to Team USA practice: 'If I can play, I'm going to play'

    Rose returns to Team USA practice: 'If I can play, I'm going to play'
    NEW YORK — Team USA is scheduled to board a charter flight Saturday afternoon to Spain, where the FIBA World Cup begins Aug. 30. By then, USA Basketball Chairman Jerry Colangelo should have a much better idea of whether Derrick Rose is healthy...
  • Refreshed Australia ready to get back in the saddle

    SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia are refreshed and champing at the bit to play international matches again as they prepare to hit the road for another hectic two years of cricket, according to coach Darren Lehmann. After a four-month break from international...
  • Brazil's height good test for Team USA

     Brazil's height good test for Team USA
    Exhibition or not, the test Brazil posed Saturday night at the United Center should serve as a reminder that USA Basketball will have to earn gold at next month's FIBA World Cup. "We're more capable of getting beat than we would be in London or Beijing,...
  • Rose's conditioning continues to improve for Team USA

    Rose's conditioning continues to improve for Team USA
    Derrick Rose and USA Basketball traveled to New York on Sunday, setting up their base for a week of preparation that includes two more exhibition games in advance of the FIBA World Cup in Spain. Rose did know and mention that travel itinerary, no...
  • World Cup star Tim Howard to take a break from U.S. national team

    World Cup star Tim Howard is taking a break from international soccer and will not be considered for selection to the national team until September 2015, the U.S. soccer federation announced Thursday. "Having played overseas for the last 12 years and...
  • Briefs: USA women claim World Cup title

    The USA Water Polo Women's Senior National Team won its second straight FINA World Cup title with a 10-6 victory over Australia Sunday at Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia. Annika Dries (Laguna Beach High/Stanford) of Laguna Beach scored three goals during the...
  • Brazil vs. Colombia tickets selling fast

    Ticket sales for the Brazil soccer match against Colombia, part of the Gillette Brazil Global Tour at Sun Life Stadium on Sept. 5, are selling fast. According the Miami Dolphins, ticket sales are ahead of the pace of Brazil's match against Honduras in...