Browsing 2014 World Cup

Brazil World Cup Stadiums Can Now be Rented for Weddings & Birthdays

Posted on 26 May, 2015, by in Soccer

The 2014 World Cup in Brazil was a great footballing event, but what happens afterwards? Turns out, just like the warnings suggested, that four of the stadiums have no sport use these days, less than a year after the games. From being a place for social events to a spot for the homeless to invade, these stadiums stands as a demonstration for public money being spent in all the wrong ways. More

Match Highlights – Germany vs Argentina

Posted on 13 Jul, 2014, by in Soccer

For a fourth time and first in 24 years, Germany are the World Champions after beating Argentina 1-0 in the final, thanks to a Mario Gotze goal in the 113rd minute, deep into extra time, capping off the 2014 World Cup by beating the two football giants of South American football. More

2014 World Cup – Final Predictions (Germany vs Argentina)

Posted on 13 Jul, 2014, by in Soccer

For a third time, we have a final between Germany and Argentina, which will end a fantastic World Cup between two sides that probably represent a different approach and had different paths to make the final. There’s more than just Lionel Messi to Argentina, but he still draws almost all of the attention. With Germany, you don’t really know where the goals will be coming from. More

Match Highlights – Netherlands vs Argentina

Posted on 9 Jul, 2014, by in Soccer

A terrible 0-0 draw without any real chances, but Argentina go through to the World Cup final, beating the Netherlands 4-2 in a penalty shootout, with Lionel Messi scoring his kick, while Ron Vlaar and Wesley Sneijder were denied by a fantastic Sergio Romero. More

18 Best Photos of Brazil Players & Fans Crying After Losing to Germany

Posted on 9 Jul, 2014, by in Featured, Soccer

The losing gallery always fills up with each World Cup, but no scenario is more tragic and shocking than the one experiences by Brazil players and fans, having to digest the fact that they’ve just been humiliated by Germany in the semifinal, losing 7-1. More

2014 World Cup – Semifinal Predictions (Netherlands vs Argentina)

Posted on 9 Jul, 2014, by in Soccer

When the Netherlands clash with Argentina in the second 2014 World Cup semifinal for the right to play Germany for the trophy, it’ll be more than just a matchup between Lionel Messi and Arjen Robben, with the word revenge hovering all above it. More

Match Highlights – Brazil vs Germany

Posted on 8 Jul, 2014, by in Soccer

History was made on the pitch at Belo Horizonte. Not just Miroslav Klose becoming the all-time leading scorer of the World Cup, but Germany beating Brazil 7-1 in the semifinal, … More

2014 World Cup – Semifinal Predictions (Brazil vs Germany)

Posted on 8 Jul, 2014, by in Soccer

The World Cup semifinals are here, and we begin with Brazil, missing their biggest star and captain with injuries and a suspension, finding themselves as slight underdogs despite being the hosts, facing Germany. More

Neymar Injured – Good For Brazil, Bad for Germany?

Posted on 7 Jul, 2014, by in Soccer

A fractured vertebrata in his spine means Neymar won’t be able to play for Brazil against Germany in the World Cup semifinal. Disaster? Well, according to some German players sounding off on the upcoming match, it’s actually an advantage. More

Argentina – Angel di Maria Out, Sergio Aguero (Probably) In

Posted on 7 Jul, 2014, by in Soccer

Getting ready for their first World Cup semifinal in 24 years, Argentina have one set of bad news and one set of good ones: Angel di Maria is out, at least for the match against the Netherlands, but Sergio Aguero, who hasn’t played since the group stage, should be fit again after suffering from a similar injury. More