Archives: World Cup

Where to Watch Uruguay vs Jordan On US TV and Internet; World Cup Playoff 2nd Leg: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The marathon of World Cup playoffs end tonight with the final match to determine who will qualify for World Cup 2014. Uruguay faces Jordan live at 6pm ET on beIN SPORT. Similarly to Mexico, Uruguay convincingly won its first leg … Continue reading

Algeria: 12 Die During Celebrations of World Cup Qualifier Victory: Daily Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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After Algeria qualified for World Cup 2014 yesterday on the away goal rule, Algerians in their thousands took to the streets to celebrate. Sadly, 12 people died and 240 were injured as a result of the celebrations. According to the … Continue reading

Cristiano Ronaldo Voodoo Doll Ad Campaign Backfires for Swedish Soft Drink Maker [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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An ad campaign by a Swedish soft drink maker backfired yesterday when Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat trick to knock Sweden out of the World Cup playoffs. The soft drink maker run a campaign that featured images of a Cristiano … Continue reading

Mexico’s Next Biggest Challenge: How to Integrate the European-Based Players Back Into the Team

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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Mexico’s decisive victory over New Zealand over two legs proves that despite the woeful year and constant mismanagement of the side, El Tri still has the quality to do damage in Brazil. The decision to field a completely domestic based … Continue reading

Where to Buy the Mexico World Cup Shirt for 2014: Official [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Congratulations to Mexico on qualifying for World Cup 2014. During the 2014 World Cup tournament in Brazil, Mexico will be wearing its new green, red and white home shirt that’s designed by adidas. The new jersey features a bi tonal … Continue reading

New Zealand vs Mexico, World Cup Playoff 2nd Leg: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Mexico take a commanding 5-1 victory from the first leg of their World Cup playoff into tonight’s game against New Zealand. The Kiwis may as well go on the attack and hope for an avalanche of goals to give the … Continue reading

England Set For Miami Friendly On Eve of 2014 World Cup: Nightly Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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England are set to play a friendly in Miami on the eve of their 2014 World Cup competition, reports The Daily Mail newspaper tonight. If you’ve been reading World Soccer Talk for a while, you’ll know that this isn’t new news. Last … Continue reading

France Home Shirt For World Cup 2014: Official [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Immediately after France’s win against Ukraine to qualify for World Cup 2014, the French team unveiled their kit for the summer 2014 tournament. After qualifying for the tournament, we can now see what France will be wearing in Brazil next … Continue reading

World Cup Playoffs Recap: Who’s Going to Brazil and Who’s Staying Home [GIF]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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In a scintillating final 24 hours of World Cup qualifiers, congratulations go to Portugal, France, Greece, Croatia, Algeria and Ghana who booked their tickets to World Cup 2014 tournament after qualifying via the playoffs: The six countries will be among … Continue reading

European World Cup Playoffs 2nd Legs Plus Austria vs USA & England vs Germany: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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This is it. After two years of qualifying matches, today is the final day to determine which European teams will be heading to World Cup 2014. The countries that are fighting to qualify for Brazil today are France, Sweden, Portugal, … Continue reading

Ghana Home Shirt For World Cup 2014: Leaked [PHOTO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Ghana have qualified for World Cup 2014 after defeating Egypt in the World Cup Playoff. The Black Stars will be wearing a brand-new Puma design in Brazil during the summer of 2014. Ghana’s new home shirt features a one-of-a-kind collar … Continue reading

Algeria vs Burkina Faso, World Cup Playoff 2nd Leg; 1:15pm ET Kickoff

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The final game of the World Cup playoffs from the African continent will decide whether Algeria or Burkina Faso will play in next summer’s World Cup. The first leg of this tie in Burkina Faso was one of the most … Continue reading

Japan World Cup Shirt For 2014 Tournament In Brazil From adidas: Official [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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adidas has unveiled the home kit for Japan that they’ll be wearing at FIFA World Cup 2014 in Brazil. The beautifully designed shirt features a blue color with red trim and white stripes. The shirt features a red splash of … Continue reading

Egypt vs Ghana, World Cup Playoff 2nd Leg: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Today will most probably mark the final day of Bob Bradley as Egypt manager. After losing the first leg 6-1 to Ghana, Bradley and his Egyptian team have an opportunity to hold their heads high today by getting a respectable … Continue reading

Interviews With Wayne Rooney, Jack Wilshere, Theo Walcott and Ashley Cole About England [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Nike has released a brand-new video called ‘England Matters,’ which includes interviews with Wayne Rooney, Jack Wilshere, Theo Walcott and Ashley Cole. The four players discuss the role that the senior England footballers give to the younger players, as well … Continue reading

Schedule of Soccer Matches During International Break On US TV and Internet

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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UPDATED: Soccer stars from around the world will be reporting for international duty tomorrow in preparation for the upcoming World Cup playoff matches and friendlies. For viewers in the United States, here’s the TV and Internet schedule for the next … Continue reading

World Cup Playoffs Guide: Previews Plus Where to Find The Games On US TV & Internet

Posted on by Abe Asher
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By Wednesday, there will be no more ifs ands or buts. The field for the 2014 FIFA World Cup will be set in stone. Twenty-one teams have booked their places in Brazil. In the coming days, the last eleven spots … Continue reading

Russia World Cup Shirt For World Cup 2014 From adidas: Official [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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adidas has unveiled Russia’s World Cup 2014 kit for the tournament that will be held in Brazil. Russia’s home shirt for World Cup 2014 is maroon with gold stripes down the sleeves, as well as different shade of maroon as … Continue reading