Archives: World Cup 2014

Jurgen Klinsmann Names 22-Man Squad For USMNT Game vs Mexico

Posted on by Pedro Heizer
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Mostly made up of Major League Soccer talent, U.S. Men’s National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has called up 22 players for the friendly on April 2nd versus border rivals Mexico. The clock is ticking, and this will be the … Continue reading

He’s One Of The All-Time Great Footballers, But Who Is He? [PHOTO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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On Friday, Emirates, one of the official FIFA World Cup sponsors, will be announcing its new global ambassador. We don’t know who it is yet but the only clues we’ve been given so far are (1) he’s one of the … Continue reading

Messi’s World Cup

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Lionel Messi is the greatest player of his generation. The diminutive forward has guided Barcelona to some of the most fruitful years in their history. With six La Liga titles, three Champions Leagues, and a Balon d’Or, there is nothing … Continue reading

Bomb Pops or Dominos Pizza Delivery Uniform? More Photos of USMNT’s Away Jersey For World Cup 2014

Posted on by Alex Muller
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New photos of the USMNT away jersey for World Cup 2014 have been leaked on the Internet. The photographs above and below show shipments have begun to arrive early at a sports store in the United States. The photos are … Continue reading

Atención…ESPN Deportes Adds Hugo Sanchez To Its World Cup Coverage Lineup

Posted on by Dani Vieyra
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Most soccer fans are anxiously waiting to see the year’s most anticipated games to be played this summer at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Millions of Spanish-speaking fans in the United States will tune-in to ESPN Deportes to get the … Continue reading

England World Cup Home and Away Shirts From Nike: New Leaked [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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New photographs of England’s home and away shirts that the Three Lions will wear in Brazil at the World Cup this summer have been leaked on the Internet. England’s home shirt for World Cup 2014 is a beautifully designed white … Continue reading

The Story Behind One of Soccer’s Greatest Embraces

Posted on by Juan Arango
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There are soccer fans all over the world of all shapes and sizes. The beauty of it all is what helps many of us gravitate towards this most magical of all sports. The passion of soccer fans is limitless. Yet … Continue reading

With Julian Green Joining USMNT, the Pressure Is Now On The Player to Prove His Worth

Posted on by Kristan Heneage
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Julian Green represents a significant capture for Jurgen Klinsmann after persuading him to ignore interest from Germany in order to commit his international career to the US Men’s National Team (USMNT). Born in Florida, little is really known about Green … Continue reading

WATCH Belgium’s Official Song For World Cup 2014 [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Belgian music recording artist Stromae has released the official Belgium World Cup 2014 song, which is accompanied by a bizarre video featuring several Belgium soccer stars including Eden Hazard, Vincent Kompany, Kevin de Bruyne and many others. If you want … Continue reading

WATCH Behind the Scenes Footage of England’s Official World Cup Song [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Earlier this month, singer Gary Barlow joined several England stars for the recording of the official England World Cup song. While we haven’t heard the song yet, The FA released behind-the-scenes footage today featuring interviews with several of the players … Continue reading

ESPN Hire Jon Champion and Daniel Mann As World Cup 2014 Commentators

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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ESPN has hired British commentators Jon Champion and Daniel Mann for its coverage of World Cup 2014, according to an AP report. The English duo will join Derek Rae, Ian Darke, Fernando Palomo and Adrian Healey on the commentator team … Continue reading

Timmy Chandler USMNT’s World Cup Hopes Dealt a Blow Due to Injury: Daily Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Timmy Chandler’s hopes of playing with the US Men’s National Team at this summer’s World Cup have been dealt a blow after picking up an injury that will rule him out of the rest of the Bundesliga season. Chandler suffered … Continue reading

Who’ll Win the World Cup?

Posted on by Alex Muller
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If you had to select the team you truly thought was going to win the forthcoming World Cup in Brazil – who would you go for? The obvious answer would be the home side and they are the current bookmakers’ … Continue reading

WATCH EA SPORTS 2014 FIFA World Cup Gameplay Trailer [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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EA Sports has released the gameplay trailer for 2014 FIFA World Cup, the new video game coming out soon for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. The trailer features the song, “The World Is Ours” by David Correy, which is … Continue reading

Confirmation That This Is USMNT’s World Cup Away Jersey For 2014: New Leaked [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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The first real evidence that the US Men’s National Team away shirt for World Cup 2014 has been revealed today thanks to images leaked on the Internet. The design of the shirt (alongside the training jacket) shows an actual photo … Continue reading

WATCH ‘World Cup Memories’: Film Features Interviews With ESPN Soccer Experts [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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World Soccer Talk is proud to reveal its latest soccer short film entitled World Cup Memories, which features exclusive interviews with soccer stars Steve McManaman, Michael Ballack, Alexi Lalas and Craig Burley as they discuss their earliest memories of the … Continue reading

Philipp Lahm’s Adaptability Will Inspire Bayern Munich and Germany To New Heights

Posted on by Matt Jones
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One my most vivid footballing memories from years gone by was watching the first game of the 2006 World Cup. It was a marvelous encounter between the hosts Germany and Costa Rica, and it began with a stunning goal from … Continue reading

Russian State Duma Deputies Call for Ending of US FIFA Membership: Daily Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Last week, two Republican senators told FIFA that they wanted Russia kicked out of the 2014 World Cup. Now, in retaliation, deputies in the Russian State Duma have called for the USA’s FIFA membership to be terminated. One of the … Continue reading