Germany poured in the goals Tuesday to hand Brazil its heaviest World Cup loss ever with an astounding 7-1 rout in the semifinals that stunned the host nation. Miroslav Klose scored a record-setting 16th career […]
Germany coach Joachim Loew is worried about Brazil’s “brutal” tackling in recent games, and appealed to the referee of their World Cup semifinal to be on the lookout for such tactics. Germany and Brazil play […]
The World Cup’s best dribblers – Lionel Messi and Arjen Robben – face off when Argentina and Netherlands meet in the semifinals. In Brazil, Robben has been quick, Messi has been quicksilver. On Wednesday in […]
They captured the eyes and hearts of a suddenly awakened soccer nation, who gathered in unprecedented numbers to watch the world’s game. But the end of the ride came at the exact same point as […]
World Cup fever is in full swing and today is huge for Team USA World Cup soccer fans. Come 1 p.m., fans will be glued to TV screens as Team USA prepares to take on Belgium in a match that determines who advances to the next round.
Mexico’s second-round curse at the World Cup remains unbroken. Playing in the round of 16 for the sixth straight tournament, the Mexicans looked like they had finally done everything right against the Netherlands on Sunday. […]
The U.S. Soccer Federation says Jozy Altidore is available for Tuesday’s World Cup second-round game against Belgium. Altidore strained his left hamstring in the Americans’ opener against Ghana on June 16, and the forward didn’t […]
Highly physical, probably defensive and anxiety-ridden for sure. Not exactly the kind of happy football that fans have enjoyed so far at the World Cup, but it’s the likely scenario for Tuesday’s second-round match between […]
Now that the U.S. has survived the so-called “Group of Death,” it’s time for sudden death: the knockout phase of the World Cup. The Americans play Belgium on Tuesday night in the round of 16, […]
RECIFE, Brazil (AP) Thomas Mueller scored his fourth goal of the World Cup on Friday as Germany defeated the United States 1-0 to win Group G ahead of the Americans, who also advanced to the knockout stage of the World Cup despite losing.
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) Ghana threw Sulley Muntari and Kevin-Prince Boateng out of its World Cup squad for disciplinary reasons on Thursday, plunging the African team into further chaos ahead of its decisive group-stage match against Portugal.
At 8 a.m., de Vere’s plans to open its doors for fans excited to cheer for the national team. A win or a tie against Germany and the U.S. moves on to the Round of 16.