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Even The Futbol Haters Loved This World Cup

The world did not end in Brazil, contrary to original concerns. What it did was awaken and sometimes tremble, in ways thought unimaginable just a month ago. We were introduced to futbol as an exciting, attacking brand of entertainment,

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With Cup Win, Messi Might Be Greatest Ever

To call for a referendum on Lionel Messi, the greatest player in the world’s most important sport, is to spot a wee wrinkle in a glorious sun. Yet we see this constantly in America — legendary athletes who haven’t

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Belgium Fan Signs Modeling Contract Then Gets Fired for Facebook Photo

When a 17-year-old Belgium fan was photographed at the World Cup, her photo spread like wildfire on the internet. Whether it was her blonde locks or painted face, we’re not sure what exactly captured the attention of the world,

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Barcelona Acquires Biting Luis Suarez

Liverpool has confirmed they've traded Luis Suarez to Barcelona

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Germany Makes Pledge to Not ‘Humiliate’ Brazil

The Daily Mail writes that Germany made a pledge at halftime against Brazil in the semifinals to not "humiliate"

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Video: Clint Dempsey Talks World Cup on Late Night Show

In what seems to be another signal that the USMNT is picking up popularity, team captain Clint Dempsey

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Barcelona: Neymar Progressing “Very Well”

Barcelona says Neymar is progressing “very well” from the back injury that caused the Brazil striker to exit the World Cup. Officials of the Spanish league club have visited Neymar at his home in Brazil where he will remain

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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