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Brazil Scores

Natalia Viana | Posted 09.08.2014 | World
Natalia Viana

You, reader, must be finding this title strange after the humiliating defeat of Brazil 7 to 1 to Germany in the World Cup semifinals. But that's not what I am talking about.

Follow Live: Netherlands vs. Argentina

HuffPost Data | Posted 07.09.2014 | Sports

Follow live: Netherlands vs. Argentina. ...

What the World Cup Teaches Us About Ourselves

Kwavi Agbeyegbe | Posted 09.08.2014 | Impact
Kwavi Agbeyegbe

It was magical with a child-like aura, strangers doing the wave together all across the stadium as if to say: "We are all one."

LOOK: The Internet's Response To Brazil's Big Loss Is As Crazy As You'd Think

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 07.09.2014 | Latino Voices

It was a historic game for Brazil on Tuesday, but not the one the host country was hoping for at the 2014 World Cup. The 7-1 loss against Germany ...

PHOTOS: Brazilian Media Melts Down After Catastrophic World Cup Loss

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 07.09.2014 | Media

And that, kids, is why you shouldn't take sports too seriously. (Front pages via Newseum.) ...

There Have Been A Ton Of Sporting Humiliations In The Past Century

Posted 07.08.2014 | Sports

By Patrick Johnston BRASILIA, July 8 (Reuters) - Hosts Brazil suffered their worst World Cup defeat ever when they were crushed 7-1 by Germany in t...

12 Photos Of Brazil Having One Big National Sad

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 07.11.2014 | Sports

There was no joy in Belo Horizonte. Mighty Brazil was demolished. While Germany dealt the hosts of the 2014 World Cup a stunningly lopsided 7-1 de...

HIGHLIGHTS: Germany Delivers Historic Thrashing To Brazil

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 07.08.2014 | Sports

At kickoff, there was hope and ambition in Brazil. By halftime, shock and grief prevailed in the nation hosting the 2014 World Cup. In between, German...

Why I am Rooting for Brasil

Mandeep Singh | Posted 09.07.2014 | World
Mandeep Singh

Brasil winning the World Cup could be a small moment of reconciliation for the nation's struggle, potentially helping to heal the wounds of what is lost.

And Then There Were Four -- A Dispatch From Rio

Jackie Townsend | Posted 09.07.2014 | Sports
Jackie Townsend

The evening of July 2nd I headed to Rio with no team to root for. Italy, my soul team, didn't make it out of their group, all discussion of the matter since banned from my household. Now who?

For Brazil's Sake, I Hope They Lose In The World Cup

Isaac Saul | Posted 09.06.2014 | Sports
Isaac Saul

Why root for a Brazilian loss? Because if they win, the cries of the poor and desperate in Brazil will be drowned out by the cheers of the soccer-crazed fans who could actually afford to get inside the stadium.

World Cup Photo Diary: Beach Day in Barra

Raul de Molina | Posted 09.06.2014 | Latino Voices
Raul de Molina

With the World Cup coming to an end next weekend it felt strange not to have a game to watch. This Sunday morning we headed for Barra, the beach town about one hour from Rio, which many people here call Miami Beach.

World Cup Photo Diary: Porcao and the Carnival King

Raul de Molina | Posted 09.06.2014 | Latino Voices
Raul de Molina

I loved going to the Confeitaria Colombo with the King of the Carnival and for this trip El Rey took me to Porcao for some fresh pork.

Brazil Tries To Stay Confident After Losing Neymar

AP | TALES AZZONI | Posted 07.07.2014 | Sports

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) — Still coping with the loss of its biggest star, Brazil is trying to find ways to remain upbeat about its prospects at ...

These Incredible Photos Of Brazil's Past Will Help You Understand Its Future

The Huffington Post | Michael Maisel | Posted 07.06.2014 | World

There's no better time to take a look back at Brazil's past than during these four weeks of absolute soccer craze. Life.com delved into its archiv...

LOOK: Neymar Airlifted From Brazil's Training Camp

AP | TALES AZZONI | Posted 09.04.2014 | Sports

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) -- Brazil striker Neymar was airlifted from Brazil's training camp in a medical helicopter and will be treated at home for...

WATCH: Neymar Out For World Cup With Fractured Vertebra

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 07.04.2014 | Sports

Brazil's win over Colombia came at a high cost: Neymar. The superstar playmaker suffered a fractured vertebra and will miss the remainder of the 2014 ...

Brazil Overcomes World Cup Phenom

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 07.05.2014 | Sports

Brazil's national soccer team is rightfully renowned for its style. But it earned a spot in the semifinals of the 2014 World Cup due to its grit. ...

World Cup Photo Diary: Visit to El Cristo

Raul de Molina | Posted 08.31.2014 | Latino Voices
Raul de Molina

I had the most amazing experience over the weekend -- we took a helicopter tour of El Cristo. The views were fantastic and it's a part of the trip I w...

FIFA Fervor in Colombia

Deborah Schoeberlein David | Posted 08.31.2014 | Sports
Deborah Schoeberlein David

These are precious days precious in Colombia, where hope and glory at the FIFA World Cup are transforming national identity. You can't help but notice the combination of passion, patriotism and "team spirit" that bonds people to each other.

The Sad Fun of the FIFA Fan Fest

Natalia Viana | Posted 07.01.2014 | World
Natalia Viana

Forty years on, the valley is not for everyone anymore. As with everything else in the mega event, the FIFA Fan Fest thrives in the concept of a VIP space, where people are left out if they're not inside avidly consuming. That's the concept of a city that FIFA is promoting. It's like it's crying out loudly over and over again: "No, this is not a public space -- and the World Cup is definitely not a public event."

Squaring Soccer with Islam

James Dorsey | Posted 08.31.2014 | Sports
James Dorsey

Concern that the World Cup could lead to violations of Saudi Arabia's strict gender rules prompted authorities in the province of Mecca, home to Islam's holiest city, to remove public television screens to prevent men and women from mixing.

When The World Cup Comes To Westeros, This Happens

The Huffington Post | Jessica Toomer | Posted 07.01.2014 | Entertainment

All men must have World Cup fever. Nerea Palacios, a Spanish fashion designer who hopes to one day work for Nike, took her love for the game and h...

Watch The Brazil-Chile Entire Penalty Shootout

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 06.29.2014 | Sports

After 120 tense and thrilling minutes left them deadlocked, Brazil and Chile were each given just five penalty kicks apiece to separate themselves. Th...

This World Cup Game Was The Biggest Moment In Twitter History

Reuters | Posted 08.29.2014 | Technology

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil's victory over Chile in an agonizing penalty shootout that sent the hosts into the World Cup quarter-finals was more fran...