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Brazil appoint Dunga as Scolari successor

Jul 22, 2014

Brazil appoint Dunga as Scolari successor

The 50-year-old Dunga, Brazil's 1994 World-Cup winning skipper, takes the reins for a second time having led the Selecao at the 2010 tournament. #Sports #World Cup #Brazil #football #KickingAround #2014 #FIFA World Cup 2014 #WC 2014 Features #Felipe Scolari
Brazil has slipped behind in world football Neymar

Jul 21, 2014

Brazil has slipped behind in world football Neymar

Asked why Brazil failed Neymar said there were simply things that could not be explained. #Brazil #Neymar #WC2014 #FIFA World Cup 2014 #WC 2014 News
German soccer boss says players' 'gaucho' dance not disrespectful

Jul 17, 2014

German soccer boss says players' 'gaucho' dance not disrespectful

There was little outcry in Argentina but sports newspaper Ole said: "The Gaucho dance performed by the Germans ... caused unease in our country." #World Cup #Germany #Argentina #FIFA World Cup #german #Celebration #Ole #Gaucho
Scolari resigns as Brazil contemplate life after World Cup 2014

Jul 15, 2014

Scolari resigns as Brazil contemplate life after World Cup 2014

Scolari's men were favourites to win the tournament but were demolished 7-1 in the semi-finals by eventual champions Germany. #Brazil #Germany #Neymar #Luiz Felipe Scolari #FIFA World Cup 2014

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FIFA World Cup History: Just Fontaine's unbreakable record

May 09, 2014

FIFA World Cup History: Just Fontaine's unbreakable record

Just Fontaine however holds the record for the highest number of goals scored in a single tournament: representing France at the 1958 World Cup in Sweden, Fontaine scored 13 as Les Bleus finished third in Scandinavia. #Sports #World Cup #Brazil #France #football #KickingAround #2014 FIFA World Cup #World Cup History #Just Fontaine #13 #1958 World Cup
What independent Catalonia would do to Spain's football team

Nov 27, 2012

What independent Catalonia would do to Spain's football team

Independence would mean that most of Spain's players could then play for Catalonia. If that happens, they could be the first nation to win the World Cup at the first time of asking. #World Cup #Barcelona #Spain #KickingAround #Euro 2012 #Catalonia

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What independent Catalonia would do to Spain's football team

Jul 24, 2014

Jorge Luis Pinto out as Costa Rica's soccer coach

Jorge Luis Pinto leaves Costa Rica after failing to agree to contract following World Cup ru...
What independent Catalonia would do to Spain's football team

Jul 24, 2014

Pinto leaves Costa Rica; fails to agree contract

Jorge Luis Pinto leaves Costa Rica; fail to agree to new contract following surprise World Cu...
What independent Catalonia would do to Spain's football team

Jul 22, 2014

Univision's second-quarter profit soars with World Cup soccer

Boosted by the popularity of its soccer telecasts, Spanish-language media giant Univision Communications' second-quarter profit more than doubled compared to the previous year... #Univision Communications Inc. #Univision