Louis Van Gaal’s Unhappiness May Lead To Joy For Manchester United

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In case you hadn’t heard, Louis Van Gaal is unhappy. He’s unhappy with the kickoff time for this afternoon’s International Champions Cup contest against AS Roma. Apparently, 2 p.m. is too early for his team in the predicted 90-degree heat […]

James Rodriguez and Toni Kroos Make Real Madrid World’s Best Team

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Yesterday, Real Madrid got even better. They have the money and the popularity to bring in the most expensive and talented players in the world. James Rodriguez and Toni Kroos both joined Real Madrid for a combined $137 million, with […]

5 Bold Predictions For Team USA in the 2018 World Cup

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10 Most Disappointing Players of the 2014 World Cup

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2014 World Cup: 5 Players Who Could’ve Won the Golden Ball

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2014 World Cup: Squandered Opportunities on Goal Will Haunt Argentina

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While Argentina does not lack in quality attacking players, the quality sure seemed to be missing today against Germany when it was needed the most. The glaring misses by Gonzalo Higuain and Rodrigo Palacio coupled with the overall ineffectiveness of Sergio Aguero are important reasons […]

2014 World Cup: Bastian Schweinsteiger Far and Away the Man of the Match

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When Germany needed to find a new savior over the last decade they selected Bastian Schweinsteiger going as far as calling him “The Chosen One.” Schweinsteiger had that phrase sewn into his cleats for the World Cup final against Argentina […]

Germany a Deserving Champion in 2014 World Cup

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It took more than 110 minutes for a breakthrough to finally come. But when it did, the name Mario Gotze was forever etched into the history of World Cup Finals. A late second half substitute for the event’s all-time leading goal […]

2014 World Cup: Manuel Neuer Rightfully Wins FIFA Golden Glove Award

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Two of the three goalkeepers on the FIFA Golden Glove Award shortlist were the starting goalkeepers for Germany and Argentina — the two teams that faced one another in the final. Goalkeepers were given a lot of spotlight this World Cup, because they […]

2014 World Cup: Germany Can Make an Unprecedented Run in International Competition

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First off, I would like to congratulate Germany on winning the 2014 World Cup. It has been 24 years since their last World Cup win. Germany easily had one of the best World Cup performances in recent history and deserved […]

2014 World Cup: Bastian Schweinsteiger’s Down Time an Embarrassment Amidst Germany’s Title

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Steve McManaman  said it best when he somewhat-jokingly stated that German midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger must have set the World Cup record for the most time spent on the ground in a soccer match. It was a solid win for the […]

2014 World Cup: Lionel Messi Ready to Fulfill His Destiny

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The 2014 World Cup will play its final match today. It is a match that will feature Argentina and Germany, two teams that absolutely deserve to be playing on the game’s grandest stage. Possibly even more important, the world’s greatest […]