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3 hrs ago |

One shot, and - it was beautiful'

For Dr. Miguel Nicolelis, the day of the 2014 FIFA World Cup opening ceremony in Brazil was one of the most intense days of his life.


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7 hrs ago | BBC News

Lampard set for Man City loan move

Lampard was released by Chelsea this summer after 13 years at Stamford Bridge, his 211 goals in 649 matches making him the club's record scorer.


Related Topix: Sports, World Soccer, More Sports, Manchester City, Frank Lampard, Soccer Players, Chelsea, England World Cup, Thierry Henry

12 hrs ago |

MLS Preview from The Sports Network

The Houston Dynamo is in desperate need of a shot in the arm on Sunday when the club hosts an in-form D.C. United side at BBVA Compass Stadium.


Related Topix: United States World Cup

13 hrs ago |

Gerrard 'irreplaceable' for England - Henderson

The Liverpool captain announced his retirement from international duty earlier in July and his team-mate has now urged the younger players to step up and prove their worth Jordan Henderson has hailed Steven Gerrard as "irreplaceable" and believes England 's young players need to show their worth in his absence.


Related Topix: Sports, Steven Gerrard, Soccer Players, England World Cup, Jordan Henderson, World Soccer, More Sports, Liverpool

18 hrs ago |

Del Bosque: Spain must move on from World Cup wound

The European champions crashed out of the finals in Brazil at the first hurdle but their coach wants to build a more positive future ahead of the next tournament in 2016 Vicente del Bosque has called upon Spain to move on from their World Cup humiliation and look to build a brighter future.


Related Topix: Spain World Cup, Real Madrid, Sports, World Soccer, More Sports, Soccer Players, Iker Casillas

22 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Luke Wilkshire joins Dutch club Feyenoord

Wilkshire, who was one of the last men cut from Australia's squad for the recent World Cup in Brazil, has departed Dynamo Moscow after signing a one-year deal with Feyenoord.


Related Topix: Australia World Cup

22 hrs ago |

Anthony Annan Urges Muntari To Apologise To Ghanaians

Ghana midfielder Anthony Annan has advised his international teammate Sulley Muntari to apologise to Ghanaians to facilitate his quicker-than-expected return to the Black Stars ahead of the 2015 African Cup of Nations qualifiers.


Related Topix: Ghana World Cup, Sports, Soccer Players, Anthony Annan

23 hrs ago |

Beckenbauer: I hope Lahm doesn't regret Germany retirement

The Bayern Munich legend feels the 30-year-old could have won 150 caps for his country and was shocked by his decision to quit the international team after World Cup glory EXCLUSIVE By Seth Vertelney Germany legend Franz Beckenbauer believes Philipp Lahm may come to regret his decision to retire from international duty.


Related Topix: Germany World Cup, Sports, World Soccer, More Sports, Bayern Munich, Philipp Lahm, Soccer Players

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Mid-Day Mumbai

I'll be back before the football season starts: Neymar

Tokyo: Neymar expects to be 100 per cent fit for Barcelona by the time the new Primera Division campaign kicks off.


Related Topix: Colombia World Cup

The News Tribune

Frenchman Herve Renard new Ivory Coast coach

In this file photo taken Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012, Zambia's head coach Herve Renard of France smiles at the start of the African Cup of Nations semifinal soccer match against Ghana in Bata Stadium in Bata, Equatorial Guinea.


Related Topix: Ivory Coast World Cup


Mancini hoping for Italy call

The 49-year-old has been out of work since leaving Galatasaray in June and remains among the leading candidates to replace Cesare Prandelli, who stepped down after Italy's surprise first-round exit from the World Cup.


Related Topix: Italy World Cup, Sports, Andrea Pirlo, Soccer Players, Gianluigi Buffon, World Soccer, More Sports, Juventus, Mario Balotelli

Business Journal

World Cup helps A-B InBev score revenue gains

Revenue climbed 15.2 percent at Anheuser-Busch InBev to reach $12.2 billion in the second quarter, driven up by gains scored via the World Cup.


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FIFA calls for Italian FA probe into Pogba racism case

France's midfielder Paul Pogba celebrates after scoring the first goal during 2014 FIFA World Cup round of 16 football match between France and Nigeria FIFA on Monday called for an investigation into alleged racist comments made by the front runner in the race for the top job in Italian football.


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The Motley Fool

Buffalo Wild Wings Stock Takes a Dive Despite Quarter Boosted by World Cup

This year's FIFA World Cup provided a big boost to Buffalo Wild Wings' latest quarter.


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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Blame It on the World Cup

Which companies won and lost the most following the 2014 FIFA World Cup? WSJ CFO Journal senior editor Emily Chasan joins the News Hub with Sara Murray.


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Argentine football chief Grondona dies

Julio Grondona, the veteran president of the Argentine Football Association and FIFA vice-president, died on Wednesday at the age of 82 in a Buenos Aires clinic, AFA sources reported.


Related Topix: Juan, Summer Olympic, FIFA World Cup

Sporting Life

PL to use vanishing spray

Referees in Premier League matches next season will use the vanishing spray that came to prominence in the recent World Cup in Brazil, it has been announced.


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Globe and Mail

Steven Gerrard says last three months 'worst of my life'

England's captain Steven Gerrard reacts after goal scored by Germany's Per Mertesacker during their international friendly soccer match at Wembley Stadium in London November 19, 2013.


Related Topix: Sports, Steven Gerrard, Soccer Players, England World Cup, Luis Suarez, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, Daniel Sturridge

Burnley Citizen

Rio backs Rooney to captain England

Rio Ferdinand is backing Wayne Rooney to be the next England captain, insisting the striker has the experience and influence to succeed in the role.


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New York Daily News

Yankee Stadium to host Liverpool FC, Manchester City

Two of England's biggest and best soccer teams - Liverpool FC and Premier League champion Manchester City - will play a friendly at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday night, just as Chelsea and Man City did on the stadium's, uh, pitch back in 2013.


Related Topix: Sports, World Soccer, More Sports, Manchester City, Soccer Players, Yaya Toure, Edin Dzeko, England World Cup, Frank Lampard, Chelsea