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World Cup Finals

No More Football?

Jackie Townsend | Posted 09.13.2014 | Sports
Jackie Townsend

The Final is here. And you know what that means. It's almost over. Forget who wins or loses. Who has won or lost. On July 14, the football lover in your life will fall into a state of deep depression.

Argentina Fans Dream About World Cup Trophy

AP | LUIS ANDRES HENAO | Posted 07.13.2014 | Sports

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Soccer-obsessed Argentines awoke to the sound of banging drums and a sea of national flags waving from buildings, sti...

Here's One More Taste Of Insane World Cup Fandom Before Sunday's Final

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 07.11.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

The spectrum of adjectives to describe this World Cup is wide, but stays within one singular emotion: excitement. From penalty kicks to amazing saves ...

WATCH: Argentina Defeats Netherlands In Penalty Shootout To Reach World Cup Finals

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 07.10.2014 | Sports

Argentina has itself another hero at the 2014 World Cup: Goalkeeper Sergio Romero. With Romero making two key saves, Argentina defeated the Nether...

'Women Should Shut Up In Public'

The Huffington Post | Julie Zeilinger | Posted 06.13.2013 | Women

Holger Osieck, manager of the Australian national soccer team, Socceroos, caused an uproar this week when he quipped that 'women should shut up in pub...

Uganda World Cup Bombings: 36 Suspects From 7 Countries Arrested

AP | GODFREY OLUKYA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KAMPALA, Uganda — If Ugandan police investigators are right, the size of the conspiracy behind the twin bombings during July's World Cup finals ...

700 MILLION Watched World Cup Final

New York Post | Post Wire Services | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

A global TV audience of more than 700 million watched yesterday's World Cup final, according to the tournament's organizers....

World Cup Finals -- Why the Spanish and Dutch Are in and the Americans Aren't

Bill George | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Bill George

In spite of their stars' skills, the real reason these teams are in the final lies in the youth camps of Barcelona and Amsterdam's Ajax, where young players learn the Spanish and Dutch way of playing soccer.

World Cup Final: Don't Underestimate the Dutch

Max Bergmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Max Bergmann

From absorbing the press hype prior to the World Cup final it would seem that either Spain has already won or that the Dutch are one of the weakest teams to make the final. If Spain are over looking the Dutch they are making a huge mistake.

How Many World Cups in a Lifetime?

Alan Black | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Alan Black

The blast of the South African vuvuzela is almost upon us, and for soccer freaks who mark out their lives in four-year blocks, the question is: how many World Cups can you watch in a lifetime?