Archives: World Cup

World Cup 1990: Match Highlights And Fond Memories Of Italia 90 [VIDEO]

Posted on by Noel Agnew
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In the late 1980s, the chances of seeing live televised soccer were few and far between, even as I grew up in the UK. You’d get the odd cup match on the BBC and a few league games on a … Continue reading

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Leaked Photos of World Cup Shirts That The 32 Teams Will Wear In Brazil

Posted on by Alex Muller
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The vast majority of soccer shirts that the 32 national teams will be wearing at this summer’s 2014 FIFA World Cup have been unveiled on the Internet through a series of leaked images. Some of the shirts, especially from adidas, … Continue reading

England Officially Announce Two Friendlies To Be Played In United States This Summer

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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England’s National Team will play two friendlies in the United States this June, The Football Association confirmed today. Both friendlies will aid in the team’s preparation for World Cup 2014. The first match is against Ecuador on Wednesday, June 4 … Continue reading

ESPN Announces Studio Team For World Cup 2014 Featuring Van Nistelrooy and Gilberto

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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ESPN have hired Ruud van Nistelrooy and Gilberto Silva to be two of their analysts for the network’s coverage of FIFA World Cup 2014. Joining former Manchester United and Real Madrid striker Van Nistelrooy and former Arsenal midfielder Gilberto will … Continue reading

Switzerland Home And Away Shirts For World Cup 2014: Leaked [PHOTO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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We now know what Switzerland will be wearing in the 2014 FIFA World Cup as photographs of its home and away shirts have been leaked on the Internet. Designed by Puma, Switzerland’s home and away shirts are clean designs with … Continue reading

ESPN To Air 8 New ’30 For 30 Films’ As Part of Its World Cup 2014 Coverage

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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ESPN’s critically-acclaimed film series 30 For 30 is set to release a series of eight films beginning in April, two of which will be feature-length films — one on the Hillsborough Disaster and the other about Argentina — plus 10 vignettes … Continue reading

South Korea World Cup Shirt For 2014: Leaked [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Photos of South Korea’s World Cup shirt have been leaked on the Internet. Korea’s home shirt for World Cup 2014 is red with a blue trim along the edge of the collar as well as stripes running down the shoulder … Continue reading

Croatia World Cup Shirt For 2014 From Nike: Leaked [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Photos of Croatia’s World Cup shirt for Brazil 2014 have been leaked on the Internet. Designed by Nike, Croatia will be wearing the familiar colors and style with a red and white checkered-shirt. This one has cleaner lines with a … Continue reading

Portugal World Cup Shirt From Nike: Leaked [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Photos of Portugal’s home shirt for World Cup 2014 have been leaked on the Internet. Portugal’s World Cup shirt that they’ll wear in Brazil features a unique red color with different horizontal bands of burgundy running down the front and … Continue reading

USMNT World Cup Shirt From Nike: Leaked [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Photos of the US Men’s National Team shirt for World Cup 2014 have been leaked on the Internet. Designed by Nike, the USMNT home shirt for Brazil 2014 is a white shirt with a polo-shirt collar. The shirt features red … Continue reading

Are These Bosnia and Herzegovina’s Home And Away Shirts For World Cup 2014? Leaked [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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In their first appearance at a World Cup, Bosnia and Herzegovina will be wearing their blue and white colors this summer, but there’s a question mark regarding whether the nation will be wearing kits at World Cup 2014 designed by clothing … Continue reading

New Details Released About USMNT Home and Away Shirts For World Cup 2014

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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New details have been released about the US Men’s National Team home and away shirts for 2014 that will be worn at FIFA World Cup 2014. First, pictured above is a leaked photo of the USMNT training top from Nike, … Continue reading

US Soccer Updates Its Crest In Time For World Cup 2014 [PHOTO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The US Soccer Federation has updated the crest that will be worn by the USMNT and USWNT teams for 2014, which will also be featured on the team jerseys that will be worn by the US Men’s National Team at … Continue reading

ESPN Banks On TV Ratings In Appointment Of Ian Darke Over Martin Tyler For World Cup

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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ESPN’s announcement yesterday to appoint Ian Darke as lead commentator for the 2014 FIFA World Cup over Martin Tyler was a landmark decision by the self-acclaimed Worldwide Leader In Sports. Both Darke and Tyler are accomplished commentators who have a … Continue reading

Australia Home and Away Shirts For World Cup 2014: Leaked [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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For the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Australia are going completely retro with their home and away shirt designs courtesy of Nike, according to photos of the shirts that have been leaked on the Internet. Australia’s shirts have gone retro with … Continue reading

List of US Sports Events That Would Clash With FOX’s Coverage of a 2022 Winter World Cup

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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The comments of Jérôme Valcke, FIFA’s General Secretary, about the potential timing of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar came as a shock to much of the world soccer community. But how specifically will a shift from summer to … Continue reading

ESPN Names Ian Darke As World Cup Lead Commentator; Martin Tyler Departs ESPN

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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ESPN has announced that Ian Darke is the lead commentator for the coverage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup this summer. Both Darke and Martin Tyler were in contention for the position, but ESPN ultimately decided to go with Darke, … Continue reading

FIFA Says World Cup 2022 Will Move to Winter, But Then Backtracks On News

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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In the world’s worst kept secret, FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke said today that the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar would not be played in the summer. In an interview with a French radio station, Valcke said: “The dates … Continue reading