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Tuesday Jul 15 | Southwest Booster

Editorial - July 15, 2014

Never underestimate how much Canadians hate cheaters. And never underestimate how willing people are to cash in on other people's misdeeds.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Opinion

Mon Jul 14, 2014

News24

Sport24.co.za | Germany basks in SWC win

Germany basked in the glory of their fourth Soccer World Cup on Monday after a nail-biting 1-0 victory against Argentina crowned them the first European team to win football's top tournament held in South America.

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Related Topix: Sports, Manuel Neuer, World Soccer, Philipp Lahm, More Sports, Soccer Players, Bayern Munich, Lionel Messi, Summer Olympic, Diego

Wall Street Journal

A Late Volley by Gotze Is the Winning Strike

Deep into extra-time, Sunday's World Cup final was still locked in a scoreless tie and the outcome of the biggest event in international sports was in the balance.

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Related Topix: Lionel Messi, Summer Olympic, Sports, Soccer Players, Mario Gotze, Miroslav Klose

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Inside Bay Area

World Cup: Germany's dramatic win caps riveting tournament

The soccer gods aligned perfectly to ensure the best team won the magnificent spectacle that began June 12 and showcased 32 teams, 64 games and a record-tying 171 goals, none bigger than Super Mario Goetze's dream-crushing 113th minute score in Germany's 1-0 victory over formidable Argentina.

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Related Topix: FIFA Soccer World Cup, Germany World Cup, Sports, Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, Soccer Players, Alexis Sanchez

Daily Mail

Lionel Messi should not be Argentina's scapegoat after World Cup...

Portuguese coach highlighted Chelsea attacker Andre Schurrle's role in Germany's win, and said the whole 'Chelsea family is very proud of him' Jose Mourinho says Lionel Messi should not be considered the scapegoat after Argentina's World Cup final defeat to Germany.

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Related Topix: Lionel Messi, Summer Olympic, Diego

Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Washington Post

Soccer royalty in search of new crowns

Only eight countries have won the World Cup , and with Germany and Argentina colliding in Sunday's title match at Maracana stadium, the club will remain locked to outsiders.

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Related Topix: Argentina World Cup, FIFA Soccer World Cup, Lionel Messi, Summer Olympic, Germany World Cup, Sports, Neymar, Diego, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics

BBC News

The 'little boss' comes to Argentina's rescue

Back in 2007 when Javier Mascherano joined Liverpool, the midfielder was astonished to find out that some of his team-mates attached little importance to playing for their national team.

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Related Topix: Argentina World Cup, FIFA Soccer World Cup, Sports, Soccer Players, Javier Mascherano, Lionel Messi, Summer Olympic, Angel di Maria, Diego

Fri Jul 11, 2014

YESNetwork

World Cup Roundup: Final preview

In Sunday's final, Germany will look to stop Argentina's Lionel Messi, arguably the best soccer player in the world.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero, Sports, Soccer Players

Rediff.com

LIVE! Tsunami alert after 6.8 earthquake rattles Japan's Fukushima

A 6.8 magnitude earthquake has hit off the coast of Japan, with its epicenter located some 150 kilometers from the city of Namie in Fukushima prefecture triggering a tsunami alert, RT News reports.

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Related Topix: Sports

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Daily Herald

Defender out of position comfortable facing Messi

For a man about to face one of the game's most prolific scorers, Benedikt Hoewedes is remarkably calm and composed ahead of the World Cup final.

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Related Topix: Sports, Manuel Neuer, Soccer Players, Lionel Messi, Summer Olympic, Angel di Maria

The Globe and Mail

Brazil face must-win game the Dutch want no part of playing

After Brazil's utter humiliation against Germany, anything less than a win in Saturday's third-place match against an indifferent Netherlands team would deepen the gloom hanging over the World Cup hosts.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Canberra Times

Lionel Messi has the stage to secure his place among the World Cup greats

Goalkeeper Sergio Romero the hero for Argentina after they progress to the World Cup final by beating the Netherlands in a penalty shootout.

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Related Topix: Sports, Lionel Messi, Soccer Players, Summer Olympic

Daily Mail

Louis van Gaal says he taught Sergio Romero how to save penalties

Louis van Gaal claims he 'taught Sergio Romero how to save penalties' when he managed the Argentina goalkeeper at AZ Alkmaar - and now the stopper's shoot-out saves have seen Holland knocked out of the World Cup.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sergio Romero, Soccer Players, Summer Olympic

The Globe and Mail

Images from the World Cup semi-final

Netherlands and Argentina players stand for the anthem before the 2014 World Cup semi-finals between Argentina and the Netherlands at the Corinthians arena in Sao Paulo July 9, 2014.

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Related Topix: Argentina World Cup, FIFA Soccer World Cup, Sports, World Soccer, More Sports, Corinthians, Lionel Messi, Summer Olympic, Ezequiel Lavezzi

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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