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Argentina’s Tournament Run Has Been About Defense, Not Lionel Messi

Sometimes the media gets so worked up about a story that no matter what happens to the contrary, the original story is the only logical explanation. When it comes to the 2014 World Cup, that story has been Lionel

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How Germany’s Amazing Win Compares to Other Sports

There is a graphic going around Wednesday morning showing just how amazing Germany's 7-1 win against Brazil

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Germany-Brazil Game Most Tweeted Sports Event Ever

Twitter says that the Brazil semifinals game against Germany Tuesday afternoon was the single most

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Fair or Not, David Luiz Will Shoulder Blame for Brazil Defeat

Emotion can be a funny thing in sports. There is little else that can place a player more at the forefront of his sport than wearing his or her emotion on the sleeve. Arguably even more than talent, an

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Lionel Messi’s Legacy on the Line

Tuck and O’Neill talk to ProSoccertalk.com’s Kyle Bonn about what is at stake for Lionel Messi this week at the World Cup. Why you should listen: Kyle Bonn of ProSoccertalk talks to Tuck and O’Neill about the World Cup semi-finals

Germany

German Quality Outshines Brazilian Emotion

Rewind to May 1, 2013. Bayern Munich had just finished a 3-0 thrashing of Barcelona at Camp Nou to complete a 7-0 aggregate victory and advance to a Champions League Final match against Borussia Dortmund, who had similarly beaten

Brazil

Brazil Suffers Shameful Pummeling It Deserves

When tears spill like cascades, making a mess of so much green and canary yellow facepaint inside an angry and stunned stadium at Belo Horizonte, the obvious must be asked: Is it time for a futebol-mad place like Brazil

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Neymar Jr. Has Special Message for Fans

Since Brazil star, Neymar Jr. cannot play in Tuesday’s World Cup game against Germany, he is reaching out to his fans to let them know that he’s thankful for their support. CNN host and reporter Rachel Nichols tweeted an

Brandi Chastain

Brandi Chastain: Social Media Elevating World Cup, Soccer in the U.S.

Despite being eliminated, Americans are still tuning in to watch the World Cup, suggesting a growing passion for soccer. Brandi Chastain joins us to discuss

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World Cup: Neymar’s Out But His Face Is Everywhere

If you’re planning to watch Brazil fight Germany in Tuesday’s World Cup matchup, you won’t see Brazil player Neymar on the field. But, you will see him in the stands. Well, his face anyway. Fans, meet the Neymar mask– a