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World Cup 2010

1Goal World Cup PSA With Matt Damon, Jessica Alba And Others Is Hilarious (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Nicholas Graham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

1Goal is a an effort to make education for the 72 million children out of school a lasting legacy of the 2010 Word Cup. Celebrities like Queen Rania ...

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

If it's not bad enough the refs make lousy calls in the World Cup, FIFA will ban the controversial video from giant screens inside the stadium. What's next, blacking them out on the telecasts?

Landon Donovan: The Brand That Will Define U.S. Soccer

Austin Carty | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Austin Carty

Just as it took Jordan becoming "Michael Jordan" to change the entire approach to basketball, Donovan finally becoming "Landon Donovan" will have a similar effect on US soccer.

Tale of Two Losses: How USA, Fedor Must Move On

Beau Dure | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Beau Dure

Two profound losses. Two different paths to move forward. Comparing the two, the question is whether it's more difficult to ascend to a sport's peak or re-ascend to it.

How To Train A World Cup Referee: Grueling Training Includes Years Of Fitness, Psychological Tests | Jim Morrison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Just as the players on the pitch have trained for years, the referees for the World Cup are required to be physically fit for duty....

Adidas Pays Fan To Watch Entire World Cup Inside Giant Soccer Ball (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Adam Santarossa became one of the luckiest soccer fans in the world when he was selected to sit in a giant dome modeled after the official Jabulani Wo...

Schadenfreude 1, England 0

Asher Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Asher Smith

Anyone following minute-by-minute coverage of the World Cup would have picked up on a conspicuous narrative: that Americans lack the fortitude to accept officiating errors in stride.

Brazil Crushes Chile At World Cup

AP/Huffington Post | TALES AZZONI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

JOHANNESBURG — As Brazil was dismantling Chile, a couple of fans delighted the crowd by parading around the stadium with two giant gold replicas of ...

Brazil Vs. Chile: LIVE Streaming Online (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Brazil vs. Chile is underway in a World Cup 2010 Round of 16 match-up in South Africa. Watch the match LIVE with the link below. The winner of Brazil...

Unable to Pay World Cup TV Fees, Jordanians Use Ingenuity With Help From a Local Radio Station

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Daoud Kuttab

Some used broadcasts from Israel and some European countries to watch the game, putting the TV on mute and listening to the commentary from the local radio station.

Netherlands Vs. Slovakia: HIGHLIGHTS From World Cup 2010 Match (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Netherlands eliminated Slovakia from World Cup 2010 contention today, Monday, June 28, 2010, with a 2-1 victory. Arjen Robben and Wesley Sneijder eac...

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Me thinks the World Cup needs limited instant replay. England losing their tying goal yesterday against Germany, when it was clearly a goal, is inexcusable in this technological age.

OVER: Netherlands Knocks Slovakia Out Of World Cup

AP/Huffington Post | ANDREW DAMPF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

DURBAN, South Africa — Impressive as Arjen Robben and his Dutch teammates were in advancing to the World Cup quarterfinals, they seek much more. Th...

WATCH: Argentine Player PUNCHES Camera After Scoring Goal

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Gabriel Heinze had a lot to be happy about midway through Argentina's World Cup match against Mexico on Sunday. His teammate Gonzalo Higuain scored in...

Report: British Woman To Claim She Carries Landon Donovan Love Child

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Landon Donovan has played his final World Cup game of 2010 after scoring three goals during the U.S. men's national team's run in South Africa, but hi...

WATCH: Another Awful World Cup Call Allows Unfair Goal

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Argentina eliminated Mexico from the World Cup on Sunday, but a blatantly botched call gave the eventual winners a goal that would shape the rest of t...

SHOCK: Two Soccer Fans KILLED After World Cup Argument

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Two men were killed in Dallas after a World Cup argument turned violent, police say. According to the Dallas Morning News, four men were quarreling ab...

There Were 10 German Bombers in the Air

Jonathan Ezer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Ezer

I became a soccer fan when I lived in London and have supported England ever since. More than anything, I loved the sight of grown men singing children's songs about their football team.

World Cup 2010: Argentina Defeats Mexico 3-1

AP/Huffington Post | IAN PHILLIPS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

JOHANNESBURG — Argentina needed a couple of breaks in its second round World Cup match. It got one from the referee and another from Mexico. Carlos...

World Cup 2010: Germany Beats England 4-1

AP/Huffington Post | NESHA STARCEVIC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

BLOEMFONTEIN, South Africa — Germany's latest World Cup victory over England will be remembered not for any of the brilliant goals, but for the one ...

"Talking Old Soldiers": A Chatty Playlist for Stanley McChrystal

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

Here's a loose-lipped playlist for Stan the Man, a dude with a big ego and a very mixed record who finally accomplished the impossible -- actually stealing some of the cultural spotlight away from Lady GaGa.

World Cup Diplomacy: We Should Send Ghana Fans to the Quarter Finals

Marvin Ammori | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marvin Ammori

Like millions of others, this afternoon, I watched the US narrowly lose, in extra time, to Ghana. I watched in a packed restaurant in Palo Alto, Cali...

USA Show Its Strengths and Weaknesses in Loss to Ghana

Max Bergmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Max Bergmann

The U.S. had already spent most of regulation time chasing the game, and having to chase it in extra time was just too much to ask.

Proud to Be an American Soccer Fan

Ken Gude | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Ken Gude

It will be a long time until the United States has as easy a path deep into a tournament as this one. But perhaps this tournament will be the last when that is required.

USA World Cup Loss: International Reaction On Twitter

Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

So what does the world think of the USA's World Cup exit? This is the world's sport after all. A look at international Twitter sentiment following th...