All Eyes on Brazil as Teams Battle for Soccer Supremacy

Wednesday, Jul 9, 2014 at 09:32 AM EDT
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By Christine Burroni

Brazil Aghast: Fans Shocked at World Cup Rout

Livid Brazilian fans reacted in horror as Germany routed the World Cup host... See Full Gallery

Tuesday, Jul 8, 2014 at 09:33 PM EDT

Humiliating Defeat: Germany Stuns Brazil 7-1 in World Cup Semi

Humiliating Defeat: Germany Stuns Brazil 7-1 in World Cup Semi

Brazilians expected a challenge in facing a powerful German team at the World Cup — but none could envision such calamity. Devastated Brazilian fans watched in horror as their World Cup host nation's team failed...

Tuesday, Jul 8, 2014 at 06:57 AM EDT

Sizing Up the World Cup: Brazil v. Germany

Sizing Up the World Cup: Brazil v. Germany

Brazil and Germany are two of the most decorated teams in football, with eight World Cup titles between them, The Associated Press reported. Both have their share of players among the all-time greats, and...

Monday, Jul 7, 2014 at 02:15 AM EDT

World Cup: Brazil's Coach Hints Willian May Replace Neymar

World Cup: Brazil's Coach Hints Willian May Replace Neymar

Coach Luiz Felipe Scolari hinted in training Sunday that midfielder Willian is his first option to replace Neymar in Brazil's World Cup semifinal against Germany.

Sunday, Jul 6, 2014 at 01:12 PM EDT

Germany Concerned About Roughness of Brazil

Germany Concerned About Roughness of Brazil

Germany midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger thinks Brazil has crossed the line with some of its hard tackling

Sunday, Jul 6, 2014 at 11:39 AM EDT

Without Neymar, Brazil Plays on Against Germany

Without Neymar, Brazil Plays on Against Germany

Even without Neymar, Brazil's show must go on.

Sunday, Jul 6, 2014 at 11:33 AM EDT

World Cup Crowds Top 2nd Best Average in History

World Cup Crowds Top 2nd Best Average in History

World Cup attendances are set to achieve the second-highest average in tournament history. FIFA says the average crowd after 60 matches in Brazil is 52,762, beating the 52,491 mark for the 2006 World Cup in...

Sunday, Jul 6, 2014 at 11:00 AM EDT

Netherlands Beats Costa Rica in Penalty Shootout

Netherlands Beats Costa Rica in Penalty Shootout

Late substitute Tim Krul made two saves in a 4-3 penalty shootout victory over Costa Rica on Saturday to give the Netherlands a spot in the World Cup semifinals following a 0-0 draw.

Saturday, Jul 5, 2014 at 03:54 PM EDT

Zuniga Apologizes to Neymar for Tackle

Zuniga Apologizes to Neymar for Tackle

Colombia defender Camilo Zuniga has sent a letter of apology to Neymar, saying he is "deeply sorry and sad" for causing the injury that knocked the Brazil striker out of the World Cup

Saturday, Jul 5, 2014 at 03:33 PM EDT

Neymar Airlifted From Brazil's Training Camp

Neymar Airlifted From Brazil's Training Camp

He will undergo treatment for the fractured vertebra sustained late in Brazil's 2-1 win over Colombia in the quarterfinals on Friday.