Archives: World Cup

Where to Find the World Cup Draw Live On US Television and Internet

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The anticipation is building for Friday’s World Cup Draw, live from Brazil, where the world will find out who will play who in the ultimate soccer tournament on the globe. The draw for the 2014 FIFA World Cup will be … Continue reading

Paolo Rossi Haunts 1982 Demolition of Brazil In World Cup TV Commercial [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Paolo Rossi stars in a creative new World Cup TV commercial. After getting a shave in a barber shop in Brazil, Rossi tries to pay with a credit card. It’s only then that the Brazilian barber realizes that it’s the … Continue reading

adidas Releases brazuca Video Featuring Messi, Xavi, Schweinsteiger and Alves [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Following the launch of the official World Cup ball for FIFA World Cup 2014, adidas has released a video featuring the brazuca ball. The video includes plenty of stars from Argentina, Brazil, and Germany, backed by the brilliant song by … Continue reading

adidas Unveil Official 2014 World Cup Ball Named brazuca [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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adidas has officially launched the 2014 FIFA World Cup match ball. The ball, named brazuca, was named back in September 2012 following a public vote in Brazil involving 1 million football fans; the name “brazuca” is an informal local term … Continue reading

4 Revealing Observations From the World Cup 2014 Pots Selection

Posted on by Adam Williams
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Now that the World Cup pots have been confirmed, countries around the globe will be tuned in Friday for the official draw. Managers will now have to quell nerves and focus on preparing their staffs for the task of scouting … Continue reading

ESPN Announces First Five Analysts For Its World Cup 2014 Coverage

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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ESPN has announced the first five analysts for its coverage of the 2014 World Cup. ESPN has selected Michael Ballack, Steve McManaman, Alexi Lalas, Taylor Twellman and Santiago Solari. Ballack, Lalas, McManaman and Solari will appear on pre-match, halftime and … Continue reading

Pots Confirmed For FIFA World Cup Draw

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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FIFA today confirmed the pots for Friday’s World Cup Draw. The soccer organizing committee decided to put all nine European teams as unseeded countries (rather than ranked according to their FIFA ranking) into Pot 4, with one Pot 4 team … Continue reading

Watch Nike’s Brazil World Cup 2014 Video: Is This The Best World Cup TV Ad Yet? [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Is this the best World Cup 2014 video thus far? A few weeks ago, adidas launched their World Cup 2014 campaign video with its Samba feel featuring the sights and sounds of Brazil. Now Nike today has released a brand-new … Continue reading

How to Book Your Dream Vacation to World Cup 2014 In Brazil

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The anticipation and excitement is already building for FIFA World Cup 2014. And with the destination being Brazil, it’s a golden opportunity to go see the ultimate soccer tournament that’s practically on your doorstep. If you are serious about traveling … Continue reading

TV Times For FIFA World Cup 2014 For Soccer Fans in the United States

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Now that the excitement is building for World Cup 2014, we’ve compiled a list of TV times when matches will kick off on Eastern Time in the United States. World Cup 2014 is going to be the most ideal World … Continue reading

FA Urges Premier League Clubs Not to Play Friendlies After Season Ends in May: Nightly Soccer Report

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The English Football Association has called on Premier League clubs to give England a boost in the World Cup next summer by not sending Premier League teams on post-season tours in May, like many of the top Premier League clubs … Continue reading

Uruguay’s Ghost Of 1950 Returns To Haunt Brazil In New Puma World Cup Campaign [VIDEO]

Posted on by Juan Arango
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As soon as the final whistle blew Wednesday night in Montevideo, Puma launched one of their most ambitious marketing campaigns of the last few years. The German sportswear company had the perfect client to be able to mix history and football … Continue reading

Watch the Cristiano Ronaldo-Zlatan Ibrahimovic Cam to See Their Reactions to Playoff Goals [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The second leg of the World Cup playoff earlier this week between Sweden and Portugal was a brilliant spectacle to watch. The hat trick by Ronaldo has convinced many that he is now the best player in the world. But … Continue reading

Uruguay World Cup Home and Away Shirts For 2014 From Puma: Leaked [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Congratulations to Uruguay for qualifying for World Cup 2014 in Brazil. Photos of Uruguay’s World Cup home and away shirts have been leaked on the Internet. The South American side will wear their familiar blue and white shirts. Both the … Continue reading

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

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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